Post-War & Contemporary Art

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Artwork by Guy Michon, Daffodils
Lot #16
GUY MICHON
Daffodils

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1964 lower right; signed, titled and dated on the reverse; titled and dated on a label on the stretcher on the reverse
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms ) ( R37 )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized: $3,600.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Stop and Go
Lot #35
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Stop and Go

ink, brush and wash
signed and dated 1963 upper right; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
8.75 x 5.75 ins ( 22.2 x 14.6 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $780.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Moon Net
Lot #45
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Moon Net

colour serigraph
signed and dated 1970 upper right, numbered “54-200” upper left; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
40 x 28.4 ins ( 101.6 x 72.1 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $480.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Gerald William Scott, Portrait of Joyce Scott
Lot #13
GERALD WILLIAM SCOTT
Portrait of Joyce Scott

oil on canvas
signed lower right; unframed
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Lise Gervais, Premier Petit d’un Malin Gris
Lot #32
LISE GERVAIS
Premier Petit d’un Malin Gris

oil on canvas board
titled on the reverse
4 x 5 ins ( 10.2 x 12.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $420.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Toni Onley, Darkening Land; Driftwood
Lot #10
TONI ONLEY
Darkening Land; Driftwood

two colour serigraphs
- “Darkening Land” (signed, titled and numbered 19/33 in the lower margin - 11 x 15 ins. [sight];
- “Driftwood” (signed, titled and numbered 16/36 in the lower margin - 11 x 15 ins. [sight]
11 x 15 ins ( 27.9 x 38.1 cms ) ( each image )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $780.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Yaacov Agam, Geometric Abstraction
Lot #37
YAACOV AGAM
Geometric Abstraction

colour serigraph
signed and numbered 3/27 in the lower margin
8 x 10.5 ins ( 20.3 x 26.7 cms ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $720.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by David Alexander Colville, French Cross; Three Sheep; Target Shooting
Lot #55
DAVID ALEXANDER COLVILLE
French Cross; Three Sheep; Target Shooting

three photolithographic reproductions
- “French Cross” (signed, titled and numbered “41/100 AP” in the lower margin - “18.75 x 26 ins. [image]);
- “Three Sheep” (signed, titled and numbered “27/100 AP” in the lower margin - “13.5 x 21.5 ins. [image]);
- “Target Shooting” (signed, titled and numbered “18/100 AP” in the lower margin - “18 x 17.75 ins. [image]);
each unframed
18.75 x 26 ins ( 47.6 x 66 cms ) ( largest (image) )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $1,200.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Shelley Mansel, Red Bushes
Lot #44
SHELLEY MANSEL
Red Bushes

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 2007 on the reverse, titled and dated on a gallery label on the stretcher on the reverse
30 x 30 ins ( 76.2 x 76.2 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Edward John Bartram, Glacial Intrusions, Precambrian Shield Series
Lot #31
EDWARD JOHN BARTRAM
Glacial Intrusions, Precambrian Shield Series

etching and aquatint
signed, titled and numbered 27/45 in the lower margin
23.5 x 17.5 ins ( 59.7 x 44.5 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $720.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Ronald Boaks, The Marriage of Chance and Intention
Lot #6
RONALD BOAKS
The Marriage of Chance and Intention

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated “April 1996” on the reverse
45.5 x 89 ins ( 115.6 x 226.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $660.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Duncan De Kergommeaux, Spring Run #9 (Meech Creek)
Lot #15
DUNCAN DE KERGOMMEAUX
Spring Run #9 (Meech Creek)

oil on linen mounted on board
initialed lower right; signed, titled, dated 2004 and inscribed “391” on the reverse; titled to a gallery label on the reverse
18 x 18 ins ( 45.7 x 45.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $450.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Gerald Gladstone, Lakescape
Lot #52
GERALD GLADSTONE
Lakescape

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 2002 on the reverse
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $390.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Gerald Gladstone, Simcoe Tree Line
Lot #59
GERALD GLADSTONE
Simcoe Tree Line

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1999 lower left; signed, titled and dated 1998 on the reverse
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Gerald Gladstone, Shoreline #3; Shoreline #4
Lot #30
GERALD GLADSTONE
Shoreline #3; Shoreline #4

two oils on canvas
each signed on the reverse; each signed, titled and dated 2003 on a label on the reverse
30 x 30 ins ( 76.2 x 76.2 cms ) ( each )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $1,920.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Chuck Sands, Slug
Lot #47
CHUCK SANDS
Slug

acrylic and oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1996 on the reverse; unframed
52 x 42 ins ( 132.1 x 106.7 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by  Various Artists, Vehicule Art, “Directions Montréal, 1972-1976” (Portfolio of 16 Exhibition Posters)
Lot #53
VARIOUS ARTISTS
Vehicule Art, “Directions Montréal, 1972-1976” (Portfolio of 16 Exhibition Posters)

portfolio of 16 posters
suite of 16 posters in various media published by Véhicule Art Inc., 1976; each unframed and housed in a cardboard portfolio.

Full catalogue listing in details
26 x 20 ins ( 66 x 50.8 cms ) ( each sheet )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $1,320.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Thomas Sherlock Hodgson, Untitled
Lot #36
THOMAS SHERLOCK HODGSON
Untitled

three works on paper
“Untitled Abstraction” - mixed media on paper; unframed

“Stretching Nude” - ink drawing, signed and dated 1983; unframed

“Lovers” - ink and wash, signed with initials and dated “April ‘74”; unframed
17 x 14 ins ( 43.2 x 35.6 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized: $480.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Robert Markle, Untitled
Lot #34
ROBERT MARKLE
Untitled

pen and ink
signed and dated 1972 lower right; titled on the reverse
23.5 x 17.5 ins ( 59.7 x 44.5 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized: $360.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Robin Page, Authenticated
Lot #33
ROBIN PAGE
Authenticated

acrylic and cardboard collage on canvas
signed and dated 1980 lower right
47 x 35.25 ins ( 119.4 x 89.5 cms )

This sale is now closed.

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