Prints & Works on Paper

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Artwork by  19th Century School, Architectural views of Paris (4)
Lot #107
19TH CENTURY SCHOOL
Architectural views of Paris (4)

four black and white photographs
7 x 9.75 ins ( 17.8 x 24.8 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00

Next bid is: $125.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by William Walker Alexander, Toronto Bay
Lot #91
WILLIAM WALKER ALEXANDER
Toronto Bay

etching
signed in the lower margin; titled lower left within the plate
6.25 x 8.25 ins ( 15.9 x 21 cms ) ( plate size )

Estimated: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes August 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Karel Appel, A Beast Drawn Man
Lot #110
KAREL APPEL
A Beast Drawn Man

colour lithograph
signed lower right and numbered “E.A.” lower left
19.5 x 15 ins ( 49.5 x 38.1 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Next bid is: $600.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frank Milton Armington, La Terrasse à Monte Carlo
Lot #166
FRANK MILTON ARMINGTON
La Terrasse à Monte Carlo

watercolour
signed, titled and dated 1919 lower edge
14.75 x 11.75 ins ( 37.5 x 29.8 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $2,200.00$1,800.00 - $2,200.00

Next bid is: $1,400.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Assorted Artists, Eight Works of Art
Lot #132
ASSORTED ARTISTS
Eight Works of Art

eight engravings
- Marquis of Lorne “Near Fort Calgary”;
- B. Schell “Winnipeg From St. Boniface Ferry Landing”;
- H. G. Hind “Assiniboine and Saskatchewan Expedition - 1858”;
- Clayton “Victoria, Shore Line”;
- J. B. Schell “Charlottetown”;
- W. H. Bartlett “Halifax From Dartmouth”;
- J. B. Schell “Anglican Cathedral and the Narrows St. John's 1885”;
- W. H. Bartlett “Fredericton, New Brunswick”;
each with artist and title printed in the margin; framed as 2 sets of 4
6.25 x 9.25 ins ( 15.9 x 23.5 cms ) ( each plate )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Assorted Artists, War Posters
Lot #108
ASSORTED ARTISTS
War Posters

four posters
29.5 x 19.5 ins ( 74.9 x 49.5 cms ) ( each sight )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Current bid: $350.00
Next bid is: $375.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by William Henry Bartlett, The Plains of Abraham, Near Quebec; Fish Market, Toronto;  Lake of The Two Mountains; Lily Lake ( St. Johns ); Montreal From The Mountain
Lot #131
WILLIAM HENRY BARTLETT
The Plains of Abraham, Near Quebec; Fish Market, Toronto; Lake of The Two Mountains; Lily Lake ( St. Johns ); Montreal From The Mountain

five engravings
- “The Plains of Abraham, Near Quebec” (4.75 x 7.25 ins. [image]);
- “Fish Market, Toronto” (6.5 x 9.25 ins. [image]);
- “Lake of The Two Mountains” (4.75 x 7.25 ins. [image]);
- “Lily Lake ( St. Johns )” (4.75 x 7 ins. [image]);
- “Montreal From The Mountain” (6.5 x 9.25 ins. [image]);
each with the title printed in the margin
6.5 x 9.25 ins ( 16.5 x 23.5 cms ) ( image (largest) )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Current bid: $350.00
Next bid is: $375.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Hernan Bas, Suicide Sunday, No. 29, Plate XLII
Lot #168
HERNAN BAS
Suicide Sunday, No. 29, Plate XLII

lithograph
printed title in the margin; signed with initials and numbered 4/30 on the backing on the reverse
9.25 x 11.5 ins ( 23.5 x 29.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by David Bolduc, Pouch Cove
Lot #149
DAVID BOLDUC
Pouch Cove

watercolour
signed lower centre; titled lower right; dated “March 17, 1995” lower left; unframed
15 x 11 ins ( 38.1 x 27.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00

Next bid is: $700.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by David Bolduc, Lantao #2
Lot #150
DAVID BOLDUC
Lantao #2

mixed media collage
signed lower right; titled lower centre; dated “November 1992” lower left; unframed
18 x 15 ins ( 45.7 x 38.1 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $1,200.00$900.00 - $1,200.00

Next bid is: $800.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Harold Town Reference Books
Lot #170
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Harold Town Reference Books

four books
- Kay Woods, “Harold Town: The First Exhibition of New Work, 1969-1973”, The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, 1973;

- Harold Town “Silent Stars/Sound Stars/Film Stars”, McClelland & Stewart, Toronto/Montreal, 1971;

- Harold Town “Enigmas”, McClelland & Stewart, Toronto/Montreal, 1964; signed by the artist and numbered 67/175; with Harold Town, “Untitled”, lithograph, signed, dated 1964 and numbered 67/175 in the lower margin, 12.75 x 14.5 ins [sheet];

- Harold Town and Irving Layton “Love Where the Nights are Long”, McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1962; signed by Harold Town and Irving Layton and numbered 38/199 on the title page
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Current bid: $350.00
Next bid is: $375.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Bertram Richard Brooker, Six Christmas Cards
Lot #82
BERTRAM RICHARD BROOKER
Six Christmas Cards

six prints
- “Untitled Landscape with Church and Village” - typed inscription “from Rilla and Bertram Brooker at Christmas, 1945” on reverse, 6.75 x 4.5 ins [card];
- “Untitled (Snowy Tree Leaves)” - typed inscription ”Greetings from Rilla and Bertram Brooker Christmas, 1950” inside, 6.75 x 5 ins [card];
- “Untitled (Horse and Carriages)” - typed inscription “Greetings from Rill and Bertram Brooker Christmas, 1951” on reverse, 7.75 x 10 ins [card];
- “Untitled (Candles)” - typed inscription “Greetings from Rill and Bertram Brooker Christmas, 1952” inside, 7 x 5.5 ins [card];
- “Untitled (Cheers)” - lithograph and plastic, typed inscription “Best wishes for a cheery Christmastide - Rill and Bertram Brooker Christmas 1953” inside, 7.25 x 5.75 ins [card];
- “Untitled (Noel)” - typed inscription “Greetings from Rill and Bertram Brooker Christmas 1954”, 7.75 x 5 ins [card];
each matted; each unframed
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Current bid: $600.00
Next bid is: $650.00

Closes August 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Bertram Richard Brooker, Simply to Thy Cross I Cling
Lot #83
BERTRAM RICHARD BROOKER
Simply to Thy Cross I Cling

watercolour
titled, estate stamp and inscribed “First watercolour, ten years old “Simply to thy cross I cling” to a paper affixed to the reverse of the frame
7.25 x 6.25 ins ( 18.4 x 15.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Current bid: $950.00
Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes August 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by David Burdeny, Concrete
Lot #162
DAVID BURDENY
Concrete

archival pigment print
signed, titled, dated 2003 and numbered 2/10 on the reverse; unframed
32 x 32 ins ( 81.3 x 81.3 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Joseph William Carey, Landscape
Lot #84
JOSEPH WILLIAM CAREY
Landscape

watercolour
signed and dated 1936 lower left
10 x 14 ins ( 25.4 x 35.6 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Current bid: $300.00
Next bid is: $325.00

Closes August 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, A.J. Casson: The Group of Seven Commemorative Anniversary Suite (Folio One: Oil Paintings)
Lot #135
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
A.J. Casson: The Group of Seven Commemorative Anniversary Suite (Folio One: Oil Paintings)


folio of seven photolithographic reproductions
each signed with initials, titled and numbered AP 41/75 in the lower margin; housed in a card portfolio box with cover page; each unframed:
- “The Client”;
- “Ice Hummocks”;
- “Thunderheads”;
- “North Channel”;
- “Mill Lake”;
- “Village Mosaic”;
- “Aftermath”
25.5 x 30 ins ( 64.8 x 76.2 cms ) ( each sheet )

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

Current bid: $700.00
Next bid is: $750.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Eventide
Lot #81
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Eventide

colour serigraph
signed in the plate, signed and titled in the lower margin; titled on a label on the backing on the reverse
10.5 x 8.5 ins ( 26.7 x 21.6 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $1,200.00$900.00 - $1,200.00

Next bid is: $875.00

Closes August 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Edgar Chahine, Mitsou en chemise; Mitsou s’habille; Mitsou allangee Nue de des
Lot #97
EDGAR CHAHINE
Mitsou en chemise; Mitsou s’habille; Mitsou allangee Nue de des

three etchings framed together
- “Mitsou en chemise” (8.5 x 6 ins. [plate size]);
- “Mitsou s’habille” (8 x 5.75 ins. [plate size]);
- “Mitsou allangee Nue de des” (8.5 x 6 ins. [plate size]);
each signed in the lower margin and titled to labels on the reverse of the frame
8.5 x 6 ins ( 21.6 x 15.2 cms ) ( plate size [largest] )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes August 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Edgar Chahine, Au restaurant; Le dejeuner
Lot #96
EDGAR CHAHINE
Au restaurant; Le dejeuner

two etchings framed together
- “Au restaurant”;
- “Le dejeuner”;
each signed in the lower margin and titled to labels on the reverse of the frame, each 8.5 x 6 ins. [plate size]
8.5 x 6 ins ( 21.6 x 15.2 cms ) ( plate size (each) )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes August 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jack Chambers, Sunday Morning No. 2
Lot #104
JACK CHAMBERS
Sunday Morning No. 2

colour photolithograph
signed, dated 1973 and numbered 29/70 in the lower margin
20 x 20 ins ( 50.8 x 50.8 cms )

Estimated: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00

Next bid is: $900.00

Closes August 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jack Chambers, Diego Sleeping
Lot #103
JACK CHAMBERS
Diego Sleeping

lithograph
signed, dated 1972 and numbered 146/150 in pencil in the lower margin; unframed
16.75 x 22 ins ( 42.5 x 55.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Next bid is: $600.00

Closes August 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by John Wesley Cotton, A Belgian Farm
Lot #92
JOHN WESLEY COTTON
A Belgian Farm

etching
signed, titled, dated 1913 and numbered 30/50 in the lower margin; inscribed “A Belgian Farm, Received Honorable Mention Pan American Expo, San Francisco” at the lower edge of the mat
6.75 x 6.75 ins ( 17.1 x 17.1 cms ) ( plate size )

Estimated: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes August 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by John Graham Coughtry, Untitled (from the “Toronto 20 Portfolio” (1965))
Lot #145
JOHN GRAHAM COUGHTRY
Untitled (from the “Toronto 20 Portfolio” (1965))

colour lithograph
signed and dated 1965 lower right, numbered 67/100 lower left; unframed
26 x 20 ins ( 66 x 50.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Salvador Dalí, The Resurrection (F.79-11)
Lot #147
SALVADOR DALÍ
The Resurrection (F.79-11)

colour lithograph
signed and numbered I LXXVI/CL with publisher’s blind stamp copyright 1979 in the lower margin, contained in the original folio case with justification pages. Publisher: Gala Publishers with Dalart N.V. Los Angeles; unframed
29.5 x 21.5 ins ( 74.9 x 54.6 cms )

Estimated: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Nicholas de Grandmaison, Portrait of a Young Girl
Lot #167
NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON
Portrait of a Young Girl

pastel
signed and dated 1942 lower left
13.5 x 10 ins ( 34.3 x 25.4 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:30:00 PM EDT

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