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, Georgian Bay Landscape
Lot #76
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Georgian Bay Landscape

oil on board
signed lower right
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 Alfred Joseph Casson, Rocky Point, Penn Lake
Lot #77
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Rocky Point, Penn Lake

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “September 1980” 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 Gershon Iskowitz, Untitled (Studies for the Umbrella)
Lot #78
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
Untitled (Studies for the Umbrella)

two oils on canvas
each unsigned; each stamped by the Gershon Iskowitz Foundation on the reverse (Inventory numbers B248A & B248B); each unframed; sold together with an umbrella from the resulting project by the artist and the Volunteer Committee, Art Gallery of Ontario

“Untitled” (B248A; purple and yellow segments): 25 ins x 30 ins; 62.5 cms x 75 cms

“Untitled” (B248B; orange, green & blue segments); 24 ins x 39 ins; 60 cms x 97.5 cms
25 x 30 ins ( 63.5 x 76.2 cms ) ( smaller canvas )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Jean-Paul Mousseau, Abstraction
Lot #79
JEAN-PAUL MOUSSEAU
Abstraction

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1951 lower right
14.75 x 11.75 ins ( 37.5 x 29.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $10,000.00$8,000.00 - $10,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Marcella Maltais, Ciel brisé
Lot #80
MARCELLA MALTAIS
Ciel brisé

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1958 lower right; signed, titled and dated 1958 on the reverse; titled on the stretcher
22 x 30 ins ( 55.9 x 76.2 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Jean-Paul Mousseau, Espace mauve
Lot #81
JEAN-PAUL MOUSSEAU
Espace mauve

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1963 lower right; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
40 x 30 ins ( 101.6 x 76.2 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Christian Marcel Barbeau, Abstract, 1976
Lot #82
CHRISTIAN MARCEL BARBEAU
Abstract, 1976

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1976 lower left; signed and dated on the reverse
18 x 22 ins ( 45.7 x 55.9 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Three Black Cats
Lot #83
MAUD LEWIS
Three Black Cats

mixed media on board
signed to the right
11.5 x 11.75 ins ( 29.2 x 29.8 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Winter Sleighride
Lot #84
MAUD LEWIS
Winter Sleighride

mixed media on board
signed lower right
11.5 x 13.75 ins ( 29.2 x 34.9 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Car Ride through Town
Lot #85
MAUD LEWIS
Car Ride through Town

mixed media on board
signed lower right
12.25 x 13.75 ins ( 31.1 x 34.9 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, Bide-A-Wee Cottage in Honey Harbour, Georgian Bay
Lot #86
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
Bide-A-Wee Cottage in Honey Harbour, Georgian Bay

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1920 lower right
25 x 36 ins ( 63.5 x 91.4 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Clarence Alphonse Gagnon, Crépuscule, Charlevoix (c.1923)
Lot #87
CLARENCE ALPHONSE GAGNON
Crépuscule, Charlevoix (c.1923)

oil on panel
titled, dated c.1923 and certified by Lucile Rodier Gagnon (no. 618) to the artist’s estate label on the reverse
4.75 x 7 ins ( 12.1 x 17.8 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Dorothy Elsie Knowles, Wheat Fields
Lot #88
DOROTHY ELSIE KNOWLES
Wheat Fields

oil on canvas
signed, titled, dated 1984 and inscribed “OC-20-84” on the reverse
47.5 x 47.25 ins ( 120.7 x 120 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Woman Reading a Book
Lot #89
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Woman Reading a Book

oil on canvas laid down on board
signed lower left
9.25 x 10 ins ( 23.5 x 25.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Nude in Profile
Lot #90
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Nude in Profile

oil on canvas
estate stamp on the reverse
30 x 15 ins ( 76.2 x 38.1 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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