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Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
You are viewing artwork included in the Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art, taking place on Thursday, December 3rd. Artwork sold through this auction is subject to the 20% Buyer's Premium (21% for purchases through the Auction Mobility online bidding technology) and applicable taxes. Further details regarding buying with Cowley Abbott can be found by referring to our Conditions of Sale and "How To Purchase" page.

Artwork by Emily Carr, Klee Wyck Pot
Lot #31
EMILY CARR
Klee Wyck Pot

painted ceramic
incised “Klee Wyck” and inscribed “Jasper Park Lodge” on underside
2.75 x 4.25 x 2.75 ins ( 7 x 10.8 x 7 cms ) ( overall )

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

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Daphne Odjig, Voices from the Past
Lot #32
DAPHNE ODJIG
Voices from the Past

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1974 lower right; titled on the stretcher
40 x 32 ins ( 101.6 x 81.3 cms )

Estimated: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Gaiety
Lot #33
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Gaiety

oil and lucite on board
signed and dated 1960 upper left
30 x 30 ins ( 76.2 x 76.2 cms )

Estimated: $25,000.00$20,000.00 - $25,000.00

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Raymond John Mead, Untitled
Lot #34
RAYMOND JOHN MEAD
Untitled

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1959 lower right
40.25 x 39 ins ( 102.2 x 99.1 cms )

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

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Jean Paul Lemieux, Jeune fille en forêt
Lot #35
JEAN PAUL LEMIEUX
Jeune fille en forêt

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1963 lower left
26.75 x 22.5 ins ( 67.9 x 57.2 cms )

Estimated: $40,000.00$30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by David Brown Milne, Rain on the River (Morning on the River)
Lot #36
DAVID BROWN MILNE
Rain on the River (Morning on the River)

oil on canvas
inscribed “David Milne, Morning on the River (October 1945)” by Douglas Duncan on the stretcher; inscribed “624” on a label on the stretcher by the Douglas Duncan estate
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $40,000.00$35,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Cornelius Krieghoff, Indian Trappers, Lake St. Charles
Lot #37
CORNELIUS KRIEGHOFF
Indian Trappers, Lake St. Charles

oil on canvas
signed and indistinctly inscribed “Quebec 1854” lower right
12 x 18 ins ( 30.5 x 45.7 cms )

Estimated: $50,000.00$40,000.00 - $50,000.00

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, Evening in Venice
Lot #38
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Evening in Venice

oil on board
signed lower right; titled indistinctly ”Evening” and to two gallery labels “Venice” on the reverse
40.25 x 60.25 ins ( 102.2 x 153 cms )

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

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Frederick Nicholas Loveroff, Landscape in Autumn
Lot #39
FREDERICK NICHOLAS LOVEROFF
Landscape in Autumn

oil on canvas
signed lower right
34 x 38 ins ( 86.4 x 96.5 cms )

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

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Robert Wakeham Pilot, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
Lot #40
ROBERT WAKEHAM PILOT
Lunenburg, Nova Scotia

oil on board
signed and dated 1927 lower left
12.25 x 17 ins ( 31.1 x 43.2 cms )

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

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, Forest Clearing
Lot #41
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
Forest Clearing

oil on board
signed lower left
6 x 7.75 ins ( 15.2 x 19.7 cms )

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

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Charles Fraser Comfort, Davies Island, Cedar Lake, Algonquin Park
Lot #42
CHARLES FRASER COMFORT
Davies Island, Cedar Lake, Algonquin Park

watercolour
signed and dated 1946 lower right; titled, dated “6th August 1946” and inscribed “(near Government Park), Algonquin Park, Ontario” on the reverse
15.5 x 22.5 ins ( 39.4 x 57.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Jean Albert McEwen, Le baiser
Lot #43
JEAN ALBERT MCEWEN
Le baiser

oil on canvas
signed, titled and inscribed “aujourd’hui 8 julliet 1994” on the reverse
60 x 39.25 ins ( 152.4 x 99.7 cms )

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

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Gordon Appelbe Smith, Fundy-7
Lot #44
GORDON APPELBE SMITH
Fundy-7

oil on canvas
signed lower right; also signed, titled and dated 1980 on the overflap
56.25 x 65.25 ins ( 142.9 x 165.7 cms )

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

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Evan Penny, Torso (Jim)
Lot #45
EVAN PENNY
Torso (Jim)

bronze
signed, dated 1985 and numbered 3/3 at the lower area of the right leg
40 x 25 x 23 ins ( 101.6 x 63.5 x 58.4 cms ) ( overall [excluding pedestal] )

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

Sale Date: December 3rd 2020

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