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 Sorel Etrog, Sunbird II
Lot #31
SOREL ETROG
Sunbird II

bronze
stamped signature and edition (4/6) on the base
20 x 8 x 8 ins ( 50.8 x 20.3 x 20.3 cms ) ( overall (including base) )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$25,000.00 - $30,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Mill Lake, Parry Sound
Lot #32
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Mill Lake, Parry Sound

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on a label on the reverse
9.25 x 11.25 ins ( 23.5 x 28.6 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Pegi Nicol MacLeod, Jump Rope
Lot #33
PEGI NICOL MACLEOD
Jump Rope

oil on canvas
signed lower left
33 x 24 ins ( 83.8 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Ted Harrison, Discovery Day, Dawson City
Lot #34
TED HARRISON
Discovery Day, Dawson City

acrylic on canvas board
signed and dated 1977 lower right; titled on the reverse
18 x 24 ins ( 45.7 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Jean Paul Riopelle, Polyvalencia
Lot #35
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
Polyvalencia

oil on canvas
signed lower right; inscribed “PM 20” on the stretcher; catalogue raisonné #1961.024H.1961
16 x 12.75 ins ( 40.6 x 32.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $200,000.00$100,000.00 - $200,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Gregory Richard Curnoe, Bicycle #4
Lot #36
GREGORY RICHARD CURNOE
Bicycle #4

gouache on paper
dated “December 2, 1975” lower right
21.25 x 30.5 ins ( 54 x 77.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Friday Morning
Lot #37
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Friday Morning

colour serigraph
signed, dated 1968 and numbered 8/150 in the lower margin
20 x 24.5 ins ( 50.8 x 62.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Guido Molinari, Untitled (Triangular Structure)
Lot #38
GUIDO MOLINARI
Untitled (Triangular Structure)

acrylic on canvas
signed (twice) and dated “5/71” & 1971 on the reverse
45 x 40 ins ( 114.3 x 101.6 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Franklin Carmichael, Study of Trees, Autumn (circa 1920-22)
Lot #39
FRANKLIN CARMICHAEL
Study of Trees, Autumn (circa 1920-22)

oil on beaverboard
signed lower right; signed, titled and inscribed “Sketch” and “OS39” with the artist estate stamp on the reverse
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $80,000.00$60,000.00 - $80,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Arthur Lismer, The Pacific
Lot #40
ARTHUR LISMER
The Pacific

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

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Doris Jean McCarthy, Sail Up at Barachois
Lot #41
DORIS JEAN MCCARTHY
Sail Up at Barachois

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “c. 1939” on the reverse
11.5 x 13.5 ins ( 29.2 x 34.3 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Doris Jean McCarthy, Along the Inland Passage
Lot #42
DORIS JEAN MCCARTHY
Along the Inland Passage

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled and dated “July 16, 1987 (870716) on the reverse
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $40,000.00$30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Farm House East of Ste. Famille, Île d’Orléans
Lot #43
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Farm House East of Ste. Famille, Île d’Orléans

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and inscribed “Studio Bldg., Severn St. Toronto” on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, Row of Poplars
Lot #44
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
Row of Poplars

tempera
signed lower left
12.75 x 18.25 ins ( 32.4 x 46.4 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Franklin Carmichael, Landscape
Lot #45
FRANKLIN CARMICHAEL
Landscape

colour linocut
inscribed “P587” with the artist estate stamp on the reverse
6 x 7.5 ins ( 15.2 x 19.1 cms )

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

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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