Historical Canadian Art

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Artwork by Robert Wakeham Pilot, Les Éboulements from L’lsle-aux-Coudres
Lot #101
ROBERT WAKEHAM PILOT
Les Éboulements from L’lsle-aux-Coudres

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed, dated 1934 and titled on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Estimated: $12,000.00$9,000.00 - $12,000.00

Next bid is: $8,000.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Maurice Galbraith Cullen, Venetian Boats
Lot #102
MAURICE GALBRAITH CULLEN
Venetian Boats

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled on a label on the reverse; Cullen Inventory No. 104 (Walter Klinkhoff Gallery Inventory label on the reverse)
30 x 22 ins ( 76.2 x 55.9 cms )

Estimated: $25,000.00$15,000.00 - $25,000.00

Next bid is: $13,000.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Anne Douglas Savage, Lower St. Lawrence, Métis
Lot #103
ANNE DOUGLAS SAVAGE
Lower St. Lawrence, Métis

oil on board
signed lower right; titled on the reverse
12 x 14 ins ( 30.5 x 35.6 cms )

Estimated: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00

Current bid: $3,400.00
Next bid is: $3,600.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Florence Helena McGillivray, Resting on the Shore (Trinidad)
Lot #104
FLORENCE HELENA MCGILLIVRAY
Resting on the Shore (Trinidad)

oil on canvas board
signed lower left
22 x 17.5 ins ( 55.9 x 44.5 cms )

Estimated: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Next bid is: $2,000.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by William Brymner, Summer Landscape
Lot #105
WILLIAM BRYMNER
Summer Landscape

oil on panel
signed lower left
9.5 x 13.25 ins ( 24.1 x 33.7 cms )

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

Next bid is: $2,500.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frank Milton Armington, View of the Eiffel Tower, Paris
Lot #106
FRANK MILTON ARMINGTON
View of the Eiffel Tower, Paris

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
19 x 27 ins ( 48.3 x 68.6 cms )

Estimated: $9,000.00$7,000.00 - $9,000.00

Next bid is: $7,000.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Incoming Tide, Gaspé, Quebec
Lot #107
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Incoming Tide, Gaspé, Quebec

oil on panel
signed lower right; titled and dated 1910 on the reverse and to the gallery label
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms ) ( support )

Estimated: $9,000.00$7,000.00 - $9,000.00

Next bid is: $6,000.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Farm Country South of Bracebridge, Ont
Lot #108
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Farm Country South of Bracebridge, Ont

double-sided oil on board
signed lower left; a landscape with haystooks on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

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

Next bid is: $2,200.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Lucius Richard O'Brien, Percé Rock, Gaspé, Quebec
Lot #109
LUCIUS RICHARD O'BRIEN
Percé Rock, Gaspé, Quebec

watercolour
signed and dated 1882 lower left
13.5 x 20.5 ins ( 34.3 x 52.1 cms ) ( sight )

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

Current bid: $4,000.00
Next bid is: $4,200.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, The Potato Patch
Lot #110
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
The Potato Patch

tempera on card
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
6 x 7 ins ( 15.2 x 17.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $9,000.00$7,000.00 - $9,000.00

Next bid is: $5,000.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by George Thomson, Spring in the La Cloche Mountains
Lot #111
GEORGE THOMSON
Spring in the La Cloche Mountains

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated “44/7” on the reverse
28.25 x 36 ins ( 71.8 x 91.4 cms )

Estimated: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Next bid is: $2,000.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Henry George Glyde, Rocky Mountain Road
Lot #112
HENRY GEORGE GLYDE
Rocky Mountain Road

watercolour
signed and dated 1956 lower right; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
13.5 x 18.25 ins ( 34.3 x 46.4 cms ) ( sight )

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

Next bid is: $1,100.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by George Thomson, Lakeview Landscape
Lot #113
GEORGE THOMSON
Lakeview Landscape

oil on board
signed lower right
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

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

Next bid is: $650.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by William Brymner, Cabin in the Rockies
Lot #114
WILLIAM BRYMNER
Cabin in the Rockies

watercolour
signed lower right; titled and dated 1892 on a gallery label on the reverse
6.5 x 9.75 ins ( 16.5 x 24.8 cms ) ( sight )

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

Current bid: $900.00
Next bid is: $950.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by John A. Hammond, House by the Roadside
Lot #115
JOHN A. HAMMOND
House by the Roadside

oil on board
signed lower right; titled to a gallery label on the reverse
5.25 x 7.25 ins ( 13.3 x 18.4 cms )

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

Next bid is: $600.00

Closes May 31st at 02:00:00 PM EDT

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