Still Life & Figural Work

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Artwork by Claude A. Simard, Early Summer
Lot #180
CLAUDE A. SIMARD
Early Summer

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1992 lower right; signed, titled and dated on the reverse; titled and dated to a gallery label on the reverse; artist’s stamp with date on the reverse
30 x 36 ins ( 76.2 x 91.4 cms )

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

Current bid: $2,400.00
Next bid is: $2,600.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Nicholas de Grandmaison, Papoose
Lot #181
NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON
Papoose

pastel on paper
signed lower left
13 x 10.25 ins ( 33 x 26 cms ) ( sight )

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

Next bid is: $4,000.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Joseph Francis Plaskett, Anenomes, Red Onions (2)
Lot #182
JOSEPH FRANCIS PLASKETT
Anenomes, Red Onions (2)

oil on canvas
signed and dated 2003 lower left; titled on the reverse
21.5 x 28 ins ( 54.6 x 71.1 cms )

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

Next bid is: $2,600.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Antoine Dumas, Tango Fascination
Lot #183
ANTOINE DUMAS
Tango Fascination

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1983 lower right; titled on a printed label on the stretcher
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

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

Next bid is: $1,800.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Paul Kelley, Woman Seated
Lot #184
PAUL KELLEY
Woman Seated

oil on masonite
signed lower right
22 x 32 ins ( 55.9 x 81.3 cms )

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

Current bid: $1,000.00
Next bid is: $1,100.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Earl Cavis Kerkam, Nude
Lot #185
EARL CAVIS KERKAM
Nude

watercolour and crayon
titled and dated ca. 1951-53 on a gallery label on the backing on the reverse
17 x 11.25 ins ( 43.2 x 28.6 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Phyllis Mendell, Lovers
Lot #186
PHYLLIS MENDELL
Lovers

bronze, plastic
signed and numbered “AP I/II” (incised) on the base
8 x 12 x 9 ins ( 20.3 x 30.5 x 22.9 cms ) ( overall (including base) )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Current bid: $400.00
Next bid is: $425.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jesus Carlos De Vilallonga, Femme Au Miroir/ La  Verite de la Vanité
Lot #187
JESUS CARLOS DE VILALLONGA
Femme Au Miroir/ La Verite de la Vanité

oil on masonite
signed lower right; titled on the reverse and titled on a gallery label on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

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

Next bid is: $700.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Portrait of Duncan
Lot #188
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Portrait of Duncan

oil on canvas and two pencil drawings
signed lower right; titled and dated c.1930 on the framing plaque; sold together with 2 pencil drawings:
- “Duncan Seated” (pencil on paper - 10.5 x 8.25 ins. [sheet]);
- “Study of Duncan” (pencil on paper - 14.25 x 11 ins. [sheet]);
each unframed
16.5 x 13.5 ins ( 41.9 x 34.3 cms )

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

Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Roger Cavalli, Le Découvert
Lot #189
ROGER CAVALLI
Le Découvert

bronze mounted to a wood base
signed on the underside of the base; typed title and dated 1975 to a label on the underside
11.5 x 19.5 x 6.5 ins ( 29.2 x 49.5 x 16.5 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Current bid: $400.00
Next bid is: $425.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by William Hodd McElcheran, In Charge
Lot #190
WILLIAM HODD MCELCHERAN
In Charge

pewter
signed with initials and dated 1987 (incised on coat); titled and dated 1987 to a gallery label on the underside
15.75 x 7.5 x 6 ins ( 40 x 19.1 x 15.2 cms ) ( overall, including base )

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

Current bid: $1,800.00
Next bid is: $1,900.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Henry John Sandham, Sketch for Historical Painting
Lot #191
HENRY JOHN SANDHAM
Sketch for Historical Painting

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1890 lower right
9 x 7 ins ( 22.9 x 17.8 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by William Brymner, The Cobbler
Lot #192
WILLIAM BRYMNER
The Cobbler

oil on canvas
signed lower right; inscribed “The Cobbler Tremblay, Ste. Famille, Île d’Orleans” on the stretcher
12 x 10.25 ins ( 30.5 x 26 cms )

Estimated: $10,000.00$8,000.00 - $10,000.00

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

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Hugh Seaforth Mackenzie, Seated Nude
Lot #193
HUGH SEAFORTH MACKENZIE
Seated Nude

ink on paper
signed and dated 1968 to the right
6.75 x 6.75 ins ( 17.1 x 17.1 cms ) ( diameter (sight) )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $350.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Aleen Elizabeth Aked, Woman in Red
Lot #194
ALEEN ELIZABETH AKED
Woman in Red

oil on canvas
signed and artist’s estate stamp on the reverse
22 x 16 ins ( 55.9 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Tony Meers, Dying For You by Charlotte Lamb
Lot #195
TONY MEERS
Dying For You by Charlotte Lamb

oil on illustration board
titled and inscribed ‘HP MB 112-4’ in the lower margin; unframed
19.75 x 15 ins ( 50.2 x 38.1 cms )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Next bid is: $325.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Roger Cavalli, Female Figure
Lot #196
ROGER CAVALLI
Female Figure

indiana stone
incised signature on side
27 x 8.5 x 6 ins ( 68.6 x 21.6 x 15.2 cms )

Estimated: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Ovanes Berberian, Still LIfe with Roses
Lot #197
OVANES BERBERIAN
Still LIfe with Roses

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
27 x 23 ins ( 68.6 x 58.4 cms )

Estimated: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Philip Craig, Still Life with Roses
Lot #198
PHILIP CRAIG
Still Life with Roses

oil on canvas
signed lower right and on the reverse
16 x 16 ins ( 40.6 x 40.6 cms )

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

Current bid: $600.00
Next bid is: $650.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by J. Knight, Still Life with Fruit and Bottles
Lot #199
J. KNIGHT
Still Life with Fruit and Bottles

oil on canvas
signed lower right
14 x 36 ins ( 35.6 x 91.4 cms )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Marjorie (Jori) Smith, Portrait of Marthe
Lot #200
MARJORIE (JORI) SMITH
Portrait of Marthe

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1963 lower left; titled on the stretcher and titled and dated on a gallery label on the frame on the reverse
32 x 24 ins ( 81.3 x 61 cms )

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

Next bid is: $4,800.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Still Life of Collectibles
Lot #201
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Still Life of Collectibles

oil on board
signed lower left
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Estimated: $1,800.00$1,400.00 - $1,800.00

Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frances Anne Johnston, Mixed Flowers and Fruit
Lot #202
FRANCES ANNE JOHNSTON
Mixed Flowers and Fruit

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

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Current bid: $210.00
Next bid is: $220.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, Cosmos
Lot #203
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Cosmos

watercolour
signed lower right; titled on a gallery label on the backing on the reverse.
23 x 16 ins ( 58.4 x 40.6 cms ) ( sight )

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

Current bid: $1,900.00
Next bid is: $2,000.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Caroline Helena Armington, Fleurs Jaune
Lot #204
CAROLINE HELENA ARMINGTON
Fleurs Jaune

oil on board
signed and dated 1923 lower left; titled to a label on the reverse
16.25 x 13 ins ( 41.3 x 33 cms )

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

Next bid is: $800.00

Closes August 23rd at 03:45:00 PM EDT

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