Historical Canadian Art

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Artwork by John Goodwin Lyman, Window on the Sea (III)
Lot #116
JOHN GOODWIN LYMAN
Window on the Sea (III)

oil on canvas board
signed upper right; titled on the gallery label on the reverse
14 x 18 ins ( 35.6 x 45.7 cms )

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

Next bid is: $5,000.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Anne Douglas Savage, House in the Hills / Hills & Trees
Lot #117
ANNE DOUGLAS SAVAGE
House in the Hills / Hills & Trees

oil on board
signed lower right; a landscape of hills and trees on the reverse
16 x 18 ins ( 40.6 x 45.7 cms )

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

Current bid: $9,000.00
Next bid is: $9,500.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frederick Simpson Coburn, Through the Snowdrift
Lot #118
FREDERICK SIMPSON COBURN
Through the Snowdrift

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1930 lower left; titled on a label on the reverse
18 x 22 ins ( 45.7 x 55.9 cms )

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

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

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by John B. Wilkinson, Ice Cone at Montmorency Falls
Lot #119
JOHN B. WILKINSON
Ice Cone at Montmorency Falls

watercolour
signed lower left
8 x 11.25 ins ( 20.3 x 28.6 cms ) ( sight )

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

Current bid: $650.00
Next bid is: $700.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Clarence Alphonse Gagnon, Farm Building, Baie St. Paul
Lot #120
CLARENCE ALPHONSE GAGNON
Farm Building, Baie St. Paul

gouache
artist’s stamp lower left; titled to a gallery label on the reverse
2.5 x 3.25 ins ( 6.4 x 8.3 cms ) ( sight )

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

Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by James Wilson Morrice, On Lake Champlain
Lot #121
JAMES WILSON MORRICE
On Lake Champlain

watercolour
titled in the lower left margin
6.75 x 9.75 ins ( 17.1 x 24.8 cms ) ( sheet )

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

Next bid is: $3,500.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by John A. Hammond, Brunswick, England
Lot #122
JOHN A. HAMMOND
Brunswick, England

oil on board
signed and dated 1923 lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
11.25 x 19.5 ins ( 28.6 x 49.5 cms )

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

Current bid: $500.00
Next bid is: $550.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by James Henderson, Forest at Dusk
Lot #123
JAMES HENDERSON
Forest at Dusk

oil on board
11 x 13.5 ins ( 27.9 x 34.3 cms )

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

Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by James Henderson, Homewards
Lot #124
JAMES HENDERSON
Homewards

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

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

Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by James Henderson, Grazing Cattle Under Evening Sky
Lot #125
JAMES HENDERSON
Grazing Cattle Under Evening Sky

oil on canvas laid down on board
11.75 x 13.75 ins ( 29.8 x 34.9 cms )

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

Next bid is: $800.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, Harbour Under Fog
Lot #126
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
Harbour Under Fog

oil on board
signed lower left; four unfinished harbour sketches present on the reverse
5.75 x 8.75 ins ( 14.6 x 22.2 cms )

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

Next bid is: $1,500.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frederick Arthur Verner, Coastal Village
Lot #127
FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER
Coastal Village

watercolour
signed and dated 1883 lower right
6.25 x 12.25 ins ( 15.9 x 31.1 cms ) ( sight )

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

Current bid: $800.00
Next bid is: $850.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Lawrence Arthur Colley Panton, Haliburton Landscape
Lot #128
LAWRENCE ARTHUR COLLEY PANTON
Haliburton Landscape

oil on board
signed lower right
13.25 x 16.25 ins ( 33.7 x 41.3 cms )

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

Next bid is: $900.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frederick Henry Brigden, The Little East Penn, Muskoka
Lot #129
FREDERICK HENRY BRIGDEN
The Little East Penn, Muskoka

oil on canvas board
signed lower right; titled on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

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

Next bid is: $800.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by William Edwin Atkinson, The Cascade in Duke’s Woods, Peter Tavy, Devon
Lot #130
WILLIAM EDWIN ATKINSON
The Cascade in Duke’s Woods, Peter Tavy, Devon

watercolour
signed and dated 1924 lower right; titled and dated November 1924 on the reverse
15 x 9.75 ins ( 38.1 x 24.8 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Current bid: $300.00
Next bid is: $325.00

Closes May 31st at 02:15:00 PM EDT

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