Historical Canadian Art

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Artwork by Yvonne McKague Housser, My Garden
Lot #177
YVONNE MCKAGUE HOUSSER
My Garden

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
30 x 36 ins ( 76.2 x 91.4 cms )

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

Next bid is: $2,400.00

Closes May 31st at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Marjorie (Jori) Smith, Still Life with Cat
Lot #178
MARJORIE (JORI) SMITH
Still Life with Cat

oil on canvas
signed lower left; titled and dated 1951 to a gallery label on the reverse
28 x 34 ins ( 71.1 x 86.4 cms )

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

Next bid is: $1,800.00

Closes May 31st at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald, View from the Window with Two Jugs
Lot #179
LIONEL LEMOINE FITZGERALD
View from the Window with Two Jugs

linocut
inscribed “3rd Print 16-12-42” in the lower margin”
9.25 x 4 ins ( 23.5 x 10.2 cms ) ( plate size )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Current bid: $300.00
Next bid is: $325.00

Closes May 31st at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Albert Jacques Franck, Tulips in a Vase
Lot #180
ALBERT JACQUES FRANCK
Tulips in a Vase

oil on board
signed upper left
5 x 6 ins ( 12.7 x 15.2 cms )

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

Next bid is: $650.00

Closes May 31st at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Bernice Fenwick Martin, Still Life of Flowers
Lot #181
BERNICE FENWICK MARTIN
Still Life of Flowers

oil on board
signed lower right; estate stamp on the reverse; unframed
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes May 31st at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Charles William Jefferys, Tree; House
Lot #182
CHARLES WILLIAM JEFFERYS
Tree; House

two graphites
“Tree” - signed with initials and dated “Sept. 2 - 93” lower left; 5 x 6.75 ins (sight);
“House” - 2.75 x 4.5 ins (sight)
5 x 6.75 ins ( 12.7 x 17.1 cms ) ( largest sight )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes May 31st at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Lionel MacDonald Stephenson, Fort Garry (1869); Fort Garry (1879)
Lot #183
LIONEL MACDONALD STEPHENSON
Fort Garry (1869); Fort Garry (1879)

pair of oil paintings
- “Fort Garry” (signed with initials, titled and dated 1869);
- “Fort Garry” (signed with initials, titled and dated 1879)
12.25 x 18.25 ins ( 31.1 x 46.4 cms ) ( each )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Current bid: $600.00
Next bid is: $650.00

Closes May 31st at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Thomas Mower Martin, Still Life of Cardinal and Blue Jay
Lot #184
THOMAS MOWER MARTIN
Still Life of Cardinal and Blue Jay

watercolour
signed lower right
7.25 x 11.75 ins ( 18.4 x 29.8 cms )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $210.00

Closes May 31st at 03:15:00 PM EDT

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Session 1 - Historical Canadian Art
(Lots 101-184)
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(Lots 201-303)
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