Little Pictures

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Artwork by Christopher Pratt, At Cape Onion
Lot #141
CHRISTOPHER PRATT
At Cape Onion

watercolour
signed, titled and dated “June ‘07” lower right; unframed (matted)
7.25 x 10.25 ins ( 18.4 x 26 cms ) ( card )

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

Next bid is: $6,000.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jean-Philippe Dallaire, Pique-nique
Lot #142
JEAN-PHILIPPE DALLAIRE
Pique-nique

watercolour and graphite
signed with initial and dated 1948 lower right
6 x 11 ins ( 15.2 x 27.9 cms ) ( sight )

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

Next bid is: $6,000.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by James Wilson Morrice, At Gloucester
Lot #144
JAMES WILSON MORRICE
At Gloucester

watercolour, laid down on paper
titled in the lower left margin
3.75 x 5 ins ( 9.5 x 12.7 cms ) ( sheet )

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

Next bid is: $4,000.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Homer Ransford Watson, Approaching Storm
Lot #145
HOMER RANSFORD WATSON
Approaching Storm

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1888 lower left
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms )

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

Current bid: $2,000.00
Next bid is: $2,200.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, On the Beach
Lot #143
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
On the Beach

watercolour
signed lower right; signed, titled, dated 1946 and inscribed “Thunder Bay, Ont.” on the reverse
7.5 x 12.75 ins ( 19.1 x 32.4 cms ) ( sight )

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

Current bid: $2,200.00
Next bid is: $2,400.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Gordon McKinley Webber, The Mill
Lot #146
GORDON MCKINLEY WEBBER
The Mill

oil on board
signed, titled and dated 1927 on the reverse
9.5 x 12.75 ins ( 24.1 x 32.4 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Current bid: $1,600.00
Next bid is: $1,700.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Tugboat in Toronto Harbour
Lot #147
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Tugboat in Toronto Harbour

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on plate
10.5 x 13.75 ins ( 26.7 x 34.9 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Current bid: $6,000.00
Next bid is: $6,500.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Barker Fairley, Brigitte
Lot #148
BARKER FAIRLEY
Brigitte

oil on masonite
signed upper right; titled and dated 1966 on the reverse;
sold together with the publication “Barker Fairley: Portraits” (Gary Michael Dault, Methuen Publications, Agincourt, Ontario, 1981)
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Next bid is: $1,800.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Workers and Storehouse before Shoreline
Lot #156
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Workers and Storehouse before Shoreline

oil on canvas board
signed lower left
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $2,200.00$1,800.00 - $2,200.00

Next bid is: $1,500.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by John Goodwin Lyman, Laurentian Lake
Lot #149
JOHN GOODWIN LYMAN
Laurentian Lake

oil on unstretched canvas
signed on the reverse
5 x 6.25 ins ( 12.7 x 15.9 cms )

Estimated: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Current bid: $1,200.00
Next bid is: $1,300.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Chris E. Bacon, Prairie Falcon
Lot #208
CHRIS E. BACON
Prairie Falcon

watercolour
signed and dated 1982 lower left; titled and dated to a gallery label on the reverse
6.75 x 6.25 ins ( 17.1 x 15.9 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Next bid is: $850.00

Closes October 26th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Robert Genn, Reflection
Lot #150
ROBERT GENN
Reflection

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed, titled and inscribed “34” on the reverse
12 x 16.25 ins ( 30.5 x 41.3 cms )

Estimated: $1,800.00$1,400.00 - $1,800.00

Next bid is: $1,200.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Waves and Rocky Shore
Lot #161
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Waves and Rocky Shore

oil on board
signed lower left
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00

Current bid: $1,000.00
Next bid is: $1,100.00

Closes October 26th at 04:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by John A. Hammond, Canal Scene
Lot #157
JOHN A. HAMMOND
Canal Scene

oil on board
signed lower right; titled to a gallery label on the reverse
6.75 x 12.25 ins ( 17.1 x 31.1 cms )

Estimated: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00

Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, The Graphic Four
Lot #151
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
The Graphic Four

set of four silkscreens
- “First Snow”
- “Farm House”
- “March Day”
- “Forest Edge”
each signed, titled and numbered 54/100 in the lower margin; sold with folded information card titled and numbered 54/100
6 x 7.5 ins ( 15.2 x 19.1 cms ) ( each sight )

Estimated: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00

Next bid is: $800.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Lucius Richard O'Brien, In High Park, Toronto
Lot #158
LUCIUS RICHARD O'BRIEN
In High Park, Toronto

watercolour on paper mounted to card
signed and dated 1896 lower left; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
10 x 15.25 ins ( 25.4 x 38.7 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00

Current bid: $850.00
Next bid is: $900.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Bruno Côté, Le Marais St. Hilarion
Lot #181
BRUNO CÔTÉ
Le Marais St. Hilarion

acrylic on board
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms )

Estimated: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00

Current bid: $1,200.00
Next bid is: $1,300.00

Closes October 26th at 04:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Doris Jean McCarthy, River Iceberg
Lot #152
DORIS JEAN MCCARTHY
River Iceberg

watercolour on paper
signed lower left; titled and dated 2000 to a gallery label on the reverse
5 x 7 ins ( 12.7 x 17.8 cms )

Estimated: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00

Current bid: $1,200.00
Next bid is: $1,300.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Oxen
Lot #182
MAUD LEWIS
Oxen


a colour silkscreen reproduction (early state) of Maud Lewis’s work by Bill Ferguson
11 x 11 ins ( 27.9 x 27.9 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00

Current bid: $650.00
Next bid is: $700.00

Closes October 26th at 04:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frederick Stanley Haines, Wanapitei Bay
Lot #153
FREDERICK STANLEY HAINES
Wanapitei Bay

oil on board
signed lower right; partial title and gallery label affixed to the reverse of the frame
5 x 6 ins ( 12.7 x 15.2 cms )

Estimated: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00

Current bid: $650.00
Next bid is: $700.00

Closes October 26th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

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