Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art

You are viewing artwork included in the Cowley Abbott Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art, taking place on Wednesday, June 15th at Toronto's Globe & Mail Centre. In-Person, Absentee, Telephone and Real-Time Online Bidding is available to collectors for participation in this auction. Purchased artwork is subject to the 20% Buyer's Premium (21% if purchased via Auction Mobility's interface) and applicable taxes. Further details regarding buying with Cowley Abbott can be found by referring to our Conditions of Sale and the "How to Purchase" page.

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Unionville Church, Winter
Lot #1
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Unionville Church, Winter

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1944 lower right
20 x 26 ins ( 50.8 x 66 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by William Goodridge Roberts, Hillside Near St. Alphonse
Lot #2
WILLIAM GOODRIDGE ROBERTS
Hillside Near St. Alphonse

oil on canvas
signed lower right
20 x 30 ins ( 50.8 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $9,000.00$7,000.00 - $9,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Regina Seiden, Skiers
Lot #3
REGINA SEIDEN
Skiers

oil on board
recto subject framed to 7 ins x 7 ins; a depiction of a riverside homestead on the reverse (occupying the full size of the support: 8.5 ins x 12.5 ins)
8.5 x 12.5 ins ( 21.6 x 31.8 cms ) ( support )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Ronald York Wilson, October
Lot #4
RONALD YORK WILSON
October

oil on canvas
signed lower centre edge; titled on the stretcher
50 x 46 ins ( 127 x 116.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$10,000.00 - $12,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Walter Hawley Yarwood, Shea’s Hippodrome #3 - Landscape
Lot #5
WALTER HAWLEY YARWOOD
Shea’s Hippodrome #3 - Landscape

oil on canvas on board
signed and dated 1958 to the right; signed, titled and dated 1958 on the reverse
26.25 x 36 ins ( 66.7 x 91.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Gershon Iskowitz, Night Blue Red - B
Lot #6
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
Night Blue Red - B

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1981 on the reverse
54 x 45 ins ( 137.2 x 114.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $45,000.00$35,000.00 - $45,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Les Éboulements (c.1929)
Lot #7
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Les Éboulements (c.1929)

oil on panel
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “about 1928” with colour notations inscribed on the reverse; also inscribed “NJG 978” on the reverse
8 x 10.5 ins ( 20.3 x 26.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by John William Beatty, Winter Stream with Trees
Lot #8
JOHN WILLIAM BEATTY
Winter Stream with Trees

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1926 lower left
30.25 x 38.25 ins ( 76.8 x 97.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $60,000.00$40,000.00 - $60,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by John Graham Coughtry, Ruby
Lot #9
JOHN GRAHAM COUGHTRY
Ruby

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated “August 1988” on the reverse
36 x 48 ins ( 91.4 x 121.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Jean-Philippe Dallaire, Les masques
Lot #10
JEAN-PHILIPPE DALLAIRE
Les masques

oil on board
signed upper centre; titled and dated 1957 on the reverse
6.5 x 16.25 ins ( 16.5 x 41.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Night Sign #2
Lot #11
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Night Sign #2

oil on board
signed and dated “6-4-55” lower left; signed, titled and inscribed “0-27” on the reverse of the framing
24 x 11.25 ins ( 61 x 28.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Hortense Mattice Gordon, Venetian Canal
Lot #12
HORTENSE MATTICE GORDON
Venetian Canal

oil on canvas
signed lower left
28 x 16 ins ( 71.1 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$9,000.00 - $12,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, The Parade
Lot #13
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
The Parade

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
14 x 18 ins ( 35.6 x 45.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $18,000.00$14,000.00 - $18,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by John Geoffrey Caruthers Little, Night, De La Roche Street, Montreal
Lot #14
JOHN GEOFFREY CARUTHERS LITTLE
Night, De La Roche Street, Montreal

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1966 on the stretcher
22 x 28 ins ( 55.9 x 71.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $22,000.00$18,000.00 - $22,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Philip Henry Howard Surrey, Sherbrooke Street West, West of Claremont
Lot #15
PHILIP HENRY HOWARD SURREY
Sherbrooke Street West, West of Claremont

oil on board
signed lower left; titled and dated 1970 on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art

Wednesday, June 15th at 7:00 pm EDT
The Globe & Mail Centre
351 King Street East, Toronto

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