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Live Auction of Important Canadian & International Art
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Artwork by John William Beatty, Old Landmark, Kearney, Ont.
Lot #1
JOHN WILLIAM BEATTY
Old Landmark, Kearney, Ont.

oil on board
signed lower right; titled on a label on the reverse
10.5 x 13.75 ins ( 26.7 x 34.9 cms )

Estimated: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, The Bike Race
Lot #2
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
The Bike Race

oil on canvas
signed lower left
5 x 7 ins ( 12.7 x 17.8 cms )

Estimated: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, Halcyon Morn
Lot #3
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
Halcyon Morn

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and inscribed by the artist on the reverse
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms )

Estimated: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Haliburton
Lot #4
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Haliburton

oil on canvas, laid down on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1939 on the reverse
9.5 x 11.25 ins ( 24.1 x 28.6 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, St. Tite des Caps
Lot #5
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
St. Tite des Caps

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated “April 5th” on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Estimated: $22,000.00$18,000.00 - $22,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Toni Onley, Glacial Boulders, Savary Island, B.C.
Lot #6
TONI ONLEY
Glacial Boulders, Savary Island, B.C.

oil on canvas
signed lower left; titled and dated 1984 on the stretcher
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms )

Estimated: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Kazuo Nakamura, Nightfall
Lot #7
KAZUO NAKAMURA
Nightfall

watercolour
signed and dated 1957 lower right
15 x 21 ins ( 38.1 x 53.3 cms )

Estimated: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Doris Jean McCarthy, Iceberg & Floes
Lot #8
DORIS JEAN MCCARTHY
Iceberg & Floes

oil on canvas
signed lower right; dated “980717” (July 17, 1998) on the reverse
30 x 36 ins ( 76.2 x 91.4 cms )

Estimated: $35,000.00$30,000.00 - $35,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by David Brown Milne, Fox Hill on a Rainy Day (Boston Corners)
Lot #9
DAVID BROWN MILNE
Fox Hill on a Rainy Day (Boston Corners)

watercolour
signed and dated “March 13 1920” lower right; catalogue raisonne no. 201.72
15.25 x 22.25 ins ( 38.7 x 56.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $80,000.00$60,000.00 - $80,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Summer Morning
Lot #10
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Summer Morning

watercolour and pencil
signed, titled, dated “July 1946” and inscribed “Thunder Bay” and #31 (Bush inventory number) on the reverse
11.5 x 15.75 ins ( 29.2 x 40 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle Fortin, Gaspé Coast
Lot #11
MARC-AURÈLE FORTIN
Gaspé Coast

watercolour
signed lower right; Marc-Aurèle Fortin catalogue raisonné no. H-0860 (label verso)
22.75 x 31 ins ( 57.8 x 78.7 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Gregory Richard Curnoe, Homage to Post Painterly Abstraction (1964)
Lot #12
GREGORY RICHARD CURNOE
Homage to Post Painterly Abstraction (1964)

oil on board
titled and dated June 1964 on the reverse
34.75 x 34.75 ins ( 88.3 x 88.3 cms )

Estimated: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Léon Bellefleur, Chant de mai
Lot #13
LÉON BELLEFLEUR
Chant de mai

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1975 lower left; signed, titled and dated 1975 on the reverse
51.5 x 77 ins ( 130.8 x 195.6 cms )

Estimated: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Sorel Etrog, Sunbird II (1963)
Lot #14
SOREL ETROG
Sunbird II (1963)

bronze
stamped signature and numbered 3/6
20.5 x 8 x 8.25 ins ( 52.1 x 20.3 x 21 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $30,000.00$25,000.00 - $30,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Kazuo Nakamura, Solitude
Lot #15
KAZUO NAKAMURA
Solitude

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1973 lower right; titled and dated “September 6, 1973” on a label on the reverse
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

Estimated: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: September 24th 2020

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Thursday, September 24th

Royal Ontario Museum

100 Queen's Park, Toronto (map)


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