Post-War & Contemporary Canadian Art

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Artwork by Louis Muhlstock, Abstract
Lot #277
LOUIS MUHLSTOCK
Abstract

ink on paper
signed and dated 1992 lower right
17.25 x 14.5 ins ( 43.8 x 36.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Next bid is: $100.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Dulcie Foo Fat, Glacier Park - Autumn
Lot #278
DULCIE FOO FAT
Glacier Park - Autumn

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1992 on the reverse
24 x 36 ins ( 61 x 91.4 cms )

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

Next bid is: $850.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Harold Klunder, Untitled (Head Study)
Lot #279
HAROLD KLUNDER
Untitled (Head Study)

oil on wood
signed, titled and dated 2009 on the reverse
18.25 x 10 ins ( 46.4 x 25.4 cms )

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

Current bid: $950.00
Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jason Monet, Flower Shirt: Andrea Sitting in a Bathtub
Lot #280
JASON MONET
Flower Shirt: Andrea Sitting in a Bathtub

two works on paper
“Flower Shirt” - charcoal on paper, signed and dated 1967 lower right, 20 x 16 ins (sheet);
“Andrea Sitting in a Bathtub” - marker on paper, signed and dated 1967 lower right, 14 x 20 ins (sheet);
each unframed

20 x 16 ins ( 50.8 x 40.6 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Patrick Cruz, Metaphysical Nose Dive
Lot #281
PATRICK CRUZ
Metaphysical Nose Dive

acrylic and collage on canvas
signed, titled and dated 2015 on the reverse; unframed
10 x 8 ins ( 25.4 x 20.3 cms )

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

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Patrick Cruz, Hummingbird Riding on a Centipede
Lot #282
PATRICK CRUZ
Hummingbird Riding on a Centipede

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 2012 on the reverse; unframed
10 x 8 ins ( 25.4 x 20.3 cms )

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

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by David Humphrey, Struggle
Lot #283
DAVID HUMPHREY
Struggle

acrylic on canvas
titled and dated 2014 on a label on the backing on the reverse
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms )

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

Next bid is: $600.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Roger Cavalli, Mutation
Lot #284
ROGER CAVALLI
Mutation

stone
unsigned
15.75 x 9 x 9.75 ins ( 40 x 22.9 x 24.8 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Roger Cavalli, Par le creux de la main
Lot #285
ROGER CAVALLI
Par le creux de la main

stone
unsigned (small chip at base)
16.5 x 6.5 x 5.75 ins ( 41.9 x 16.5 x 14.6 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Current bid: $300.00
Next bid is: $325.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Roger Cavalli, Tête
Lot #286
ROGER CAVALLI
Tête

stone
incised signature near base
15.75 x 6 x 6 ins ( 40 x 15.2 x 15.2 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Ruben Zellermayer, Three Artworks
Lot #287
RUBEN ZELLERMAYER
Three Artworks


- “Female Nude with Dove”- painted steel sculpture, incised signature with initials at base (23 x 6.5 x 2.75 ins);
- “Posing Women”- mixed media on paper, signed and dated 2001 lower left (11 x 8.5 ins [sheet]);
- “Seated Nude”- mixed media on paper, signed and dated 2001 at the lower centre edge (11 x 8.5 ins [sheet])
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Oscar Cahén, Dancers
Lot #288
OSCAR CAHÉN
Dancers

india ink and scratch board
signed “Oscar” and dated 1943 lower right
5.75 x 5.75 ins ( 14.6 x 14.6 cms )

Estimated: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Norman Laliberté, A.D.A.M.
Lot #289
NORMAN LALIBERTÉ
A.D.A.M.

mixed media book sculpture
mixed media sculpture acting as the front and back covers to a trimmed/carved copy of “A.D.A.M.” by Geoffrey Holder (Viking Penguin Inc., USA, 1986)

signed (twice), dated “V.X.89” and 1989 and inscribed to a past owner on the introduction page; signed with initials, titled, inscribed to a past owner and “B13” on the outside back cover piece
14 x 11.25 x 1.5 ins ( 35.6 x 28.6 x 3.8 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $210.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Fred Ross, Study for “The Marsh Hawk”
Lot #290
FRED ROSS
Study for “The Marsh Hawk”

ink and charcoal on paper
signed upper right; typed title on a label on the reverse

Sold together with “The Art of Fred Ross- A Timeless Humanism” (Tom Smart, Goose Lane Editions/ The Beaverbrook Art Gallery, 1993)
23.5 x 17.5 ins ( 59.7 x 44.5 cms ) ( sight )

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

Next bid is: $800.00

Closes May 31st at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Barker Fairley, Portrait of a Lady
Lot #291
BARKER FAIRLEY
Portrait of a Lady

colour lithograph with book
signed and numbered 59/150 in pencil in the lower margin; unframed;
sold together with “Barker Fairley: Portraits” (Gary Michael Dault, Methuen Publications, Agincourt, Ontario, 1981); signed by the artist and numbered 59/150 on the inside front page; accompanied by a booklet by G.M. Dault detailing the project; housed in original linen box
30 x 22.5 ins ( 76.2 x 57.2 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes May 31st at 05:00:00 PM EDT

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