La belle province (Art of Quebec)

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Artwork by Richard Montpetit, Au Marché Theresa, Montreal (Marché Jean-Talon)
Lot #26
RICHARD MONTPETIT
Au Marché Theresa, Montreal (Marché Jean-Talon)

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1986 on the reverse
20 x 16 ins ( 50.8 x 40.6 cms )

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

Current bid: $650.00
Next bid is: $700.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Maria Chapdelaine
Lot #27
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Maria Chapdelaine

bronze
incised signature, dated 1925 and inscribed “Roman Bronze Works, NY” on the base
10 x 8.5 x 5 ins ( 25.4 x 21.6 x 12.7 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Current bid: $1,500.00
Next bid is: $1,600.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alfred Laliberté, Les boeufs à la souche (Cattle Hauling a Tree Stump)
Lot #28
ALFRED LALIBERTÉ
Les boeufs à la souche (Cattle Hauling a Tree Stump)

bronze
incised signature
5.25 x 11.5 ins ( 13.3 x 29.2 cms ) ( overall, excluding base )

Estimated: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Current bid: $2,000.00
Next bid is: $2,200.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alfred Laliberté, Le Minot de Blé
Lot #29
ALFRED LALIBERTÉ
Le Minot de Blé

bronze
incised title and signature
5.5 x 2.5 x 2.75 ins ( 14 x 6.4 x 7 cms )

Estimated: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Next bid is: $3,000.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Roger Cavalli, Untitled Abstract Forms
Lot #30
ROGER CAVALLI
Untitled Abstract Forms

stone and marble
incised signature on figure
22.5 x 16.25 x 21.5 ins ( 57.2 x 41.3 x 54.6 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Roger Cavalli, Untitled Figural Grouping
Lot #31
ROGER CAVALLI
Untitled Figural Grouping

mixed stone, marble and plaster
incised signature on a figure
17 x 12.75 x 18 ins ( 43.2 x 32.4 x 45.7 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Pierre Gendron, Géometrie 2
Lot #32
PIERRE GENDRON
Géometrie 2

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled, dated 1992 and inscribed “#15” on the reverse
40 x 30 ins ( 101.6 x 76.2 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jean Albert McEwen, La folie conduisant l’amour
Lot #33
JEAN ALBERT MCEWEN
La folie conduisant l’amour

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled, dated 1967 and inscribed “No. 10” on the reverse
20 x 20 ins ( 50.8 x 50.8 cms )

Estimated: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00

Next bid is: $11,000.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Claude Tousignant, Sans titre (1958)
Lot #34
CLAUDE TOUSIGNANT
Sans titre (1958)

double-sided colour silkscreen
signed and dated ‘58 lower right (on both sides); framed in sandwiched plexiglass to allow viewing of both sides of the artwork
7.25 x 6.25 ins ( 18.4 x 15.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Next bid is: $1,500.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Christian Marcel Barbeau, Reflets de Charlevoix, Saint Agnes
Lot #35
CHRISTIAN MARCEL BARBEAU
Reflets de Charlevoix, Saint Agnes

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1997 lower right; titled and dated on the stretcher on the reverse
13.5 x 17.5 ins ( 34.3 x 44.5 cms )

Estimated: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Next bid is: $3,000.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jacques Hurtubise, Twiggy
Lot #36
JACQUES HURTUBISE
Twiggy

colour silkscreen
signed, titled, dated 1967 and numbered 17/100 in the lower margin; unframed
39 x 17.5 ins ( 99.1 x 44.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $650.00$450.00 - $650.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Francine Simonin, Sans titre (figure); Sur la plage
Lot #37
FRANCINE SIMONIN
Sans titre (figure); Sur la plage

two etchings and aquatints
- “Untitled (Figure)” - signed, dated 1966, numbered “Ep L’auteur” and inscribed “pour Jaqueline...appel toute mon Auntié” in the lower margin; 17.25 x 13.5 ins (43.8 x 34.3 cms)[plate]
- ”Sur La Plage” - signed, titled, dated 1974 and numbered 5/25 in the lower margin; 9.75 x 7.5 ins (24.8 x 19 cms)[plate];
each unframed
17.25 x 13.5 ins ( 43.8 x 34.3 cms ) ( largest plate )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Next bid is: $350.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Benôit Simard, Les musiciens
Lot #38
BENÔIT SIMARD
Les musiciens

oil on canvas
signed lower right
36 x 48 ins ( 91.4 x 121.9 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Monique Harvey, L’Annonce du marriage
Lot #39
MONIQUE HARVEY
L’Annonce du marriage

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1989 lower left; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
48 x 24 ins ( 121.9 x 61 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle Fortin, St-Sauveur, Quebec
Lot #40
MARC-AURÈLE FORTIN
St-Sauveur, Quebec

watercolour on paper
signed lower right; titled on the gallery label on the reverse; Catalogue Raisonné Number A-0620 (label verso)
15.5 x 11.5 ins ( 39.4 x 29.2 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Next bid is: $4,000.00

Closes September 27th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Paul-Vanier Beaulieu, Nature morte
Lot #41
PAUL-VANIER BEAULIEU
Nature morte

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1952 lower centre
23.5 x 28.5 ins ( 59.7 x 72.4 cms )

Estimated: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00

Current bid: $6,500.00
Next bid is: $7,000.00

Closes September 27th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle Fortin, Paysage
Lot #42
MARC-AURÈLE FORTIN
Paysage

watercolour on paper
signed lower right
13 x 17 ins ( 33 x 43.2 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Next bid is: $4,000.00

Closes September 27th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Robert Wakeham Pilot, Collection of Six Drawings/ Sketches
Lot #43
ROBERT WAKEHAM PILOT
Collection of Six Drawings/ Sketches

pencil and charcoal on paper
6 pencil and charcoals on paper (framed together)
signed, dated 1920 and inscribed “Paris” lower right
4 x 5.5 ins ( 10.2 x 14 cms ) ( each sight )

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

Current bid: $800.00
Next bid is: $850.00

Closes September 27th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Charles Daudelin, Sans titre
Lot #44
CHARLES DAUDELIN
Sans titre

mixed media
signed and dated 1944 towards right
9 x 13 ins ( 22.9 x 33 cms ) ( sheet )

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

Next bid is: $800.00

Closes September 27th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Philip Henry Howard Surrey, Rue de Montreal
Lot #45
PHILIP HENRY HOWARD SURREY
Rue de Montreal

oil on board
signed lower left
6 x 8 ins ( 15.2 x 20.3 cms )

Estimated: $4,000.00$3,500.00 - $4,000.00

Next bid is: $2,800.00

Closes September 27th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Robert Savignac, Voisinage; Fleuriste de Quartier
Lot #46
ROBERT SAVIGNAC
Voisinage; Fleuriste de Quartier

two oils on canvas
“Voisinage” - signed lower left; titled on the reverse, 30 x 20 ins.;
“Fleuriste de Quartier” - signed lower right; titled on the reverse, 9.75 x 8 ins
30 x 20 ins ( 76.2 x 50.8 cms ) ( largest )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Current bid: $600.00
Next bid is: $650.00

Closes September 27th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Stanley Morel Cosgrove, Les arbres
Lot #47
STANLEY MOREL COSGROVE
Les arbres

oil on board
signed lower left; inscribed by Ann Cosgrove on the reverse
12 x 10 ins ( 30.5 x 25.4 cms )

Estimated: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00

Current bid: $500.00
Next bid is: $550.00

Closes September 27th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Antoine Bittar, Les touristes
Lot #48
ANTOINE BITTAR
Les touristes

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1982 on the reverse
8 x 6 ins ( 20.3 x 15.2 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes September 27th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Antoine Bittar, Variations
Lot #49
ANTOINE BITTAR
Variations

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1982 on the reverse
6 x 8 ins ( 15.2 x 20.3 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes September 27th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by André Charles Biéler, Mi’kmaq Village, Gaspé
Lot #50
ANDRÉ CHARLES BIÉLER
Mi’kmaq Village, Gaspé

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, dated 1928 and inscribed “Gaspé” on the reverse; and titled on the gallery label on the reverse
9.75 x 12.75 ins ( 24.8 x 32.4 cms )

Estimated: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Next bid is: $2,500.00

Closes September 27th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

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