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September Auction of Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction)
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Artwork by Carl Beam, The Whale of Our Being
Lot #192
CARL BEAM
The Whale of Our Being

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; artist’s seal lower left; titled at top of composition; unframed
15 x 12 ins ( 38.1 x 30.5 cms )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, In the Desert of Absurdity
Lot #193
CARL BEAM
In the Desert of Absurdity

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; artist’s seal lower left; titled in middle of composition; unframed
15.25 x 11.75 ins ( 38.7 x 29.8 cms )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Pierre Alechinski publication
Lot #194
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Pierre Alechinski publication

publication
“Alechinski” (Jean-François Revel, Galerie de France, Paris, 1962)
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Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $250.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Six Issues of Derrière le miroir
Lot #195
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Six Issues of Derrière le miroir

six publications
- “Derriére le miroir: Kienholz” (No. 236, December 1979, Maeght Éditeur, Paris);
- “Derriére le miroir: les mains éblouies” (No. 32, October 1950, Editions Pierre a Feu, Maeght Éditeur, Paris);
- “Derriére le miroir: Geer van Velde” (No. 51, November 1951, Editions Pierre a Feu, Maeght Éditeur, Paris);
- “Derriére le miroir: Bram et Geer van Velde” (No. 11 and 12, June 1948, Editions Pierre a Feu, Galerie Maeght, Paris) - 2 copies;
- “Derriére le miroir: Bram van Velde” (No. 43, February 1952, Editions Pierre a Feu, Maeght Éditeur, Paris);
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Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $250.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Selection of Seven Books on Canadian Art
Lot #196
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Selection of Seven Books on Canadian Art

seven books
- “Landmarks of Canadian Art” (Peter Mellen, McClelland and Stewart Ltd., Toronto, 1978);
- “Tom Thomson: The Silence and the Storm” (Harold Town and David P. Silcox, McClelland and Stewart Ltd., Toronto, 1977);
- “Andre Bieler: An Artist’s Life and Times” (Frances K. Smith, Merritt Publishing Company Limited, Toronto/ Vancouver, signed by the authors and dated 1980 on the title page);
- “Barker Fairley: Portraits” (Gary Michael Dault, Methuen, Toronto, 1981, signed by Barker Fairley on the title page);
- “The Art of Mary Pratt: The Substance of Light” (Tom Smart, Goose Lane Editions, Toronto, 1995);
- “Colville” (David Burnett, Art Gallery of Ontario, McClelland and Stewart Ltd., Toronto, 1983);
- “Celebrating Life: The Art of Doris McCarthy” (William Moore and Stuart Reid, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Ontario, 1999, signed by Doris McCarthy on the cover page)
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Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Next bid is: $100.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, 23 Canadian Art Reference Books and Materials
Lot #197
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
23 Canadian Art Reference Books and Materials

23 books and publications
- ”Jean Paul Riopelle” (Robert Miller Gallery, New York, 2005);
- ”Pellan” (Donald W. Buchanan, The Gallery of Canadian Art: 4, McLelland and Stewart Ltd., 1962);
- ”Harold Town: Works on Paper 1952-1987” (David Burnett, Canada House Cultural Centre, London, 1987);
- ”Mary and Christopher Pratt” (Jane Lind, Canadian Artist Series, Douglas & McIntrye, Vancouver/Toronto, 1989);
- ”Christopher Pratt” (Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, 1970);
- ”D.P. Brown” (Kaspar Gallery, Toronto, 1982);
- ”Joseph Drapell: Ten Years 1973-1983” (Art Gallery of WIndsor, Windsor, 1984);
- ”Uprooted: The Life and Art of Ernest Lindner” (Terrence Heath, Fifth House, Saskatoon, 1983);
- “Bruno Côté: A Man in his World” (Galerie D’Art Vincent, Ottawa, 2005);
- ”Jack Chambers” (The Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver and Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, 1970);
- ”Dennis Burton: Retrospective” (The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, 1977-78);
- ”Fred S. Haines 1879-1960” (John A. Libby Fine Art, Toronto);
- ”The Isabel McLaughlin Gift” (Joan Murray, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, 1987);
- ”Antoine Bittar” (Galerie D’Art Vincent, Ottawa, 2005);
- ”W.P. Weston” (The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, 1980);
- ”Barry McCarthy” (MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, Guelph, Ontario, 1986);
- ”Jack Humphrey” (Beaverbrook Art Gallery);
- ”Maxwell Bates in Retrospect 1921-1971” (travelling exhibition, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, 1973);
- ”John Meredith: A Retrospective” (Kaspar Gallery, Toronto, 1991);
- ”Jack Shadbolt: Early Watercolours” (Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, 1980);
- ”Bachinski: A Decade” (Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener-Waterloo, 1976);
- “Hortense M. Gordon: A Dedicated Life” (Thames Art Gallery, Chatham Cultural Centre, Chatham, 1993-94);
- ”Grenfell Mats” (Hudson River Press, New York, 1994);
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Estimated: $175.00$125.00 - $175.00

Next bid is: $100.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Kananginak Pootoogook, Winter Fishing
Lot #198
KANANGINAK POOTOOGOOK
Winter Fishing

stonecut
signed, titled, dated 1987 and numbered 1/50 in the lower margin
17 x 23.25 ins ( 43.2 x 59.1 cms )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Untitled (Kalispel)
Lot #199
CARL BEAM
Untitled (Kalispel)

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; artist’s seal lower left; unframed
15 x 12 ins ( 38.1 x 30.5 cms )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Untitled
Lot #200
CARL BEAM
Untitled

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; artist’s seal lower left; unframed
15 x 11.75 ins ( 38.1 x 29.8 cms )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Gyta Eeseemailee, Beluga and Fisherman
Lot #201
GYTA EESEEMAILEE
Beluga and Fisherman

watercolour and ink
signed lower right
18.5 x 22.25 ins ( 47 x 56.5 cms )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Next bid is: $150.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Pitaloosie Saila, Transformation
Lot #202
PITALOOSIE SAILA
Transformation

stonecut and stencil
signed, titled, dated 1986 and numbered 7/50 in the lower margin
25.25 x 31 ins ( 64.1 x 78.7 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00

Next bid is: $150.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Juanisialu Irqumia, Fishing
Lot #203
JUANISIALU IRQUMIA
Fishing

stonecut
signed, dated 1963 and numbered 22/30 in the lower margin
15 x 14 ins ( 38.1 x 35.6 cms )

Estimated: $200.00$150.00 - $200.00

Next bid is: $100.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Tivi Etook, Bear Hunting Seal in Water II
Lot #204
TIVI ETOOK
Bear Hunting Seal in Water II

stonecut
signed, titled, dated 1976 and numbered 44/50 in the lower margin
19 x 14 ins ( 48.3 x 35.6 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $200.00$150.00 - $200.00

Current bid: $100.00
Next bid is: $125.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Peter  Palvik, Ready for the Musk-Ox to Attack
Lot #205
PETER PALVIK
Ready for the Musk-Ox to Attack

lithograph
signed, titled, dated 1990 and numbered 17/50 in the lower margin
16.75 x 21.5 ins ( 42.5 x 54.6 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00

Next bid is: $100.00

Closes September 29th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Francis James Barraud, The Parson’s Brew
Lot #206
FRANCIS JAMES BARRAUD
The Parson’s Brew

oil on canvas
signed lower left
15.25 x 22 ins ( 38.7 x 55.9 cms )

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

Next bid is: $4,500.00

Closes September 29th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

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