Post-War & Contemporary Canadian Art

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Artwork by Maud Lewis, Oxen Hauling Logs in Winter
Lot #216
MAUD LEWIS
Oxen Hauling Logs in Winter

mixed media on board
signed lower right
11.75 x 14 ins ( 29.8 x 35.6 cms )

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

Current bid: $20,000.00
Next bid is: $22,000.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Normand Hudon, Les patineuses
Lot #217
NORMAND HUDON
Les patineuses

oil on board
signed and dated 1987 lower right; titled and dated on a gallery label on the reverse
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

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

Next bid is: $5,000.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Joe Fafard, Maillol
Lot #218
JOE FAFARD
Maillol

bronze
incised signature, date (1989) and edition (8/10) on the underside
5.75 x 7 x 2.25 ins ( 14.6 x 17.8 x 5.7 cms ) ( overall )

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

Next bid is: $3,000.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Joe Fafard, On the Move
Lot #219
JOE FAFARD
On the Move

oil on canvas board
signed and dated 1983 lower right; titled on a label on the reverse
24 x 36 ins ( 61 x 91.4 cms )

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

Current bid: $5,000.00
Next bid is: $5,500.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Young Whale in Greenspond Tickle
Lot #220
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Young Whale in Greenspond Tickle

etching and aquatint
signed, titled, dated 1974 and inscribed “Artist’s Proof” in the lower margin
19.75 x 15.75 ins ( 50.2 x 40 cms ) ( plate size )

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

Next bid is: $5,000.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Philip Henry Howard Surrey, Bathers
Lot #221
PHILIP HENRY HOWARD SURREY
Bathers

watercolour
signed lower right
23.25 x 17.5 ins ( 59.1 x 44.5 cms ) ( sight )

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

Next bid is: $3,000.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Philip Henry Howard Surrey, Murray’s Restaurant
Lot #222
PHILIP HENRY HOWARD SURREY
Murray’s Restaurant

pastel
9.75 x 11.5 ins ( 24.8 x 29.2 cms ) ( sight )

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

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

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by John Graham Coughtry, Duo, 1983
Lot #223
JOHN GRAHAM COUGHTRY
Duo, 1983

graphite
signed with initials and dated 1983 lower right
8.75 x 8.75 ins ( 22.2 x 22.2 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Benjamin Chee Chee, Two Geese in Flight
Lot #224
BENJAMIN CHEE CHEE
Two Geese in Flight

acrylic on paper
signed and dated 1976 lower right
22.5 x 30 ins ( 57.2 x 76.2 cms ) ( sheet )

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

Next bid is: $2,500.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Bill Ronald Reid, Haida Beaver
Lot #225
BILL RONALD REID
Haida Beaver

silver bracelet
signed and inscribed (incised) “Haida Art” on the inside
0.875 x 7 ins ( 2.2 x 17.8 cms )

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

Next bid is: $8,000.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Robert Davidson, Our Spirit Soars
Lot #226
ROBERT DAVIDSON
Our Spirit Soars

colour serigraph
titled and numbered 12/26 lower right
10.75 x 38.75 ins ( 27.3 x 98.4 cms ) ( sight )

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

Next bid is: $750.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Norman Laliberté, Pennsylvania Birds
Lot #227
NORMAN LALIBERTÉ
Pennsylvania Birds

mixed media tapestry
signed and dated 1964 lower right
55 x 35 ins ( 139.7 x 88.9 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jean Paul Riopelle, Le Couchant
Lot #228
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
Le Couchant

colour lithograph
signed and inscribed “5” lower right; numbered 84/90 lower left; unframed
22 x 25.5 ins ( 55.9 x 64.8 cms ) ( sheet )

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

Next bid is: $1,500.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Sharas
Lot #229
RITA LETENDRE
Sharas

colour silkscreen
signed, titled, dated 1973 and numbered 15/80 along the lower edge
27.5 x 37.5 ins ( 69.9 x 95.3 cms ) ( sheet )

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

Next bid is: $1,200.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by William Hodd McElcheran, A Man & Muse
Lot #230
WILLIAM HODD MCELCHERAN
A Man & Muse

patinated bronze
titled, numbered “AP” and dated c. 1978 on a gallery label on the underside of the base
9.5 x 6 x 4 ins ( 24.1 x 15.2 x 10.2 cms ) ( overall (excluding base) )

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

Next bid is: $4,000.00

Closes May 31st at 03:45:00 PM EDT

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