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 Alexander Young Jackson, Road to Madsen Mines
Lot #61
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Road to Madsen Mines

double-sided oil on board
signed lower right; titled on the reverse; a landscape of a lake shoreline on the reverse
10.5 x 13.5 ins ( 26.7 x 34.3 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Homer Ransford Watson, The Cottage by the Pond
Lot #62
HOMER RANSFORD WATSON
The Cottage by the Pond

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1889 lower left; signed and titled on a label on the reverse
14 x 18 ins ( 35.6 x 45.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Lagoon, Georgian Bay
Lot #63
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Lagoon, Georgian Bay

oil on panel
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated “August 1956” on the reverse
10.5 x 13.5 ins ( 26.7 x 34.3 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by William Goodridge Roberts, Still Life with Fruit & Flowers
Lot #64
WILLIAM GOODRIDGE ROBERTS
Still Life with Fruit & Flowers

oil on canvas
signed lower right
25 x 30 ins ( 63.5 x 76.2 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Goose Lake
Lot #65
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Goose Lake

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1974 on the reverse
12 x 15 ins ( 30.5 x 38.1 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Jean Paul Riopelle, D’avantage d’oiseaux
Lot #66
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
D’avantage d’oiseaux

litho collage laid on canvas
signed lower right; titled on the stretcher; dated 1967 on the gallery label on the reverse; catalogue raisonné #1967.011P.1967
36 x 29 ins ( 91.4 x 73.7 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Guido Molinari, Squares
Lot #67
GUIDO MOLINARI
Squares

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated “1/70” on the reverse
68 x 68 ins ( 172.7 x 172.7 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by David Urban, The Red Canvas (Destroyed Version)
Lot #68
DAVID URBAN
The Red Canvas (Destroyed Version)

oil on canvas over board
signed, titled and dated 1995 on the reverse; unframed
60 x 54 ins ( 152.4 x 137.2 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Ted Harrison, On the Hill
Lot #69
TED HARRISON
On the Hill

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 2003 on the reverse
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Ted Harrison, Maggie’s World
Lot #70
TED HARRISON
Maggie’s World

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 2001 on the reverse
20 x 16 ins ( 50.8 x 40.6 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Frederick Arthur Verner, Three Bison
Lot #71
FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER
Three Bison

watercolour
signed and dated 1899 lower right
10 x 13.5 ins ( 25.4 x 34.3 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Cornelius Krieghoff, Moccasin Seller
Lot #72
CORNELIUS KRIEGHOFF
Moccasin Seller

oil on canvas
signed and inscribed “Quebec” lower left
11.25 x 9.25 ins ( 28.6 x 23.5 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Norval Morrisseau, Animal Unity
Lot #73
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
Animal Unity

acrylic on canvas
signed in syllabics lower right
50 x 108 ins ( 127 x 274.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $90,000.00$70,000.00 - $90,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Isabel McLaughlin, Backyards
Lot #74
ISABEL MCLAUGHLIN
Backyards

oil on canvas, laid on canvas
25 x 26 ins ( 63.5 x 66 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Gatineau Hills
Lot #75
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Gatineau Hills

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse of the framing; inscribed “Kingston Collegiate” on the stretcher
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

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

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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