Still Life & Figural Work

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Artwork by Nicholas de Grandmaison, Chief Joseph Heavy Shield
Lot #135
NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON
Chief Joseph Heavy Shield

pastel on paper
signed lower left
23 x 18 ins ( 58.4 x 45.7 cms ) ( sight )

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

Next bid is: $6,500.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Rita Briansky, Promenade
Lot #136
RITA BRIANSKY
Promenade

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled to a label on the reverse
36 x 30 ins ( 91.4 x 76.2 cms )

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

Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Pegi Nicol MacLeod, Two Pipe Smokers
Lot #137
PEGI NICOL MACLEOD
Two Pipe Smokers

watercolour
10.5 x 13 ins ( 26.7 x 33 cms ) ( sight )

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

Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Rose Wiselberg, Portrait of a Woman
Lot #138
ROSE WISELBERG
Portrait of a Woman

pencil on paper
signed upper left
8 x 6 ins ( 20.3 x 15.2 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Robert Markle, Purposeful Prop
Lot #139
ROBERT MARKLE
Purposeful Prop

acrylic on paper
titled and dated 1988 on the reverse
44 x 30 ins ( 111.8 x 76.2 cms ) ( sheet )

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

Next bid is: $750.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Robert Markle, Newman Ornamental
Lot #140
ROBERT MARKLE
Newman Ornamental

acrylic on paper
titled and dated 1966 on the reverse
22 x 29.5 ins ( 55.9 x 74.9 cms ) ( sheet )

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

Current bid: $400.00
Next bid is: $425.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Robert Markle, Portrait: Bonnie
Lot #141
ROBERT MARKLE
Portrait: Bonnie

coloured ink and acrylic on paper
titled and dated 1989 on the reverse
27.25 x 39 ins ( 69.2 x 99.1 cms ) ( sheet )

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

Current bid: $500.00
Next bid is: $550.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Robert Markle, Female Figure
Lot #142
ROBERT MARKLE
Female Figure

acrylic, foamcore, wood whirligig
14 x 12.5 x 3 ins ( 35.6 x 31.8 x 7.6 cms ) ( overall )

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

Current bid: $400.00
Next bid is: $425.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Gordon Rayner, Robert Markle Courting the Temptress of Censorship
Lot #143
GORDON RAYNER
Robert Markle Courting the Temptress of Censorship

acrylic, wood, metal, and oil on canvas
signed, titled, and dated 1987 on the reverse; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
26.5 x 39 x 10 ins ( 67.3 x 99.1 x 25.4 cms ) ( overall including frame )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Current bid: $600.00
Next bid is: $650.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by John Graham Coughtry, Untitled
Lot #144
JOHN GRAHAM COUGHTRY
Untitled

ink and acrylic
signed, dated “February 1971” and inscribed “For Marlene & Bob” lower right; unframed
29 x 23.25 ins ( 73.7 x 59.1 cms ) ( sheet )

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

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

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Gerald William Scott, Portrait of a Girl
Lot #145
GERALD WILLIAM SCOTT
Portrait of a Girl

oil on canvas board
unframed
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Gerald William Scott, Portrait of Joyce Scott
Lot #146
GERALD WILLIAM SCOTT
Portrait of Joyce Scott

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled on the stretcher; unframed
24 x 20 ins ( 61 x 50.8 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Gerald William Scott, Kade
Lot #147
GERALD WILLIAM SCOTT
Kade

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

Estimated: $150.00$100.00 - $150.00

Current bid: $50.00
Next bid is: $60.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Jim Farley, Nue de Femme; Nue de Femme
Lot #148
JIM FARLEY
Nue de Femme; Nue de Femme

two charcoal on paper
“Nue de Femme” - 24.25 x 18.25 ins; unframed
“Nue de Femme” - 24.75 x 19 ins; unframed
24.75 x 19 ins ( 62.9 x 48.3 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Fanny Wiselberg, Pensive Nude
Lot #149
FANNY WISELBERG
Pensive Nude

oil on board
signed lower left; tilted and dated c. 1950 to a gallery label on the reverse
27.25 x 22 ins ( 69.2 x 55.9 cms )

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

Current bid: $500.00
Next bid is: $550.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by John Harold Thomas Snow, Berthe; Yelllow Chair; Poplars
Lot #150
JOHN HAROLD THOMAS SNOW
Berthe; Yelllow Chair; Poplars

three colour lithographs
“Berthe” (colour lithograph; signed, titled and numbered 22/30 in the lower margin; plate size 15.25 x 9;75 ins)

“Yellow Chair” (colour lithograph; signed, titled and numbered 9/24 in the lower margin; plate size 20 ins x 16 ins)

“Poplars” (colour lithograph; signed, titled and numbered 4/35 in the lower margin; plate size 16 ins x 12 ins)

20 x 16 ins ( 50.8 x 40.6 cms ) ( plate size (largest work) )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $250.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Serge Brunoni, Reclining Woman
Lot #151
SERGE BRUNONI
Reclining Woman

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1975 lower right
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $350.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Gary Slipper, Pamela
Lot #152
GARY SLIPPER
Pamela

oil on board
titled on the reverse
30 x 14 ins ( 76.2 x 35.6 cms )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Next bid is: $550.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Gary Slipper, Home from the Sea
Lot #153
GARY SLIPPER
Home from the Sea

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
14 x 11.25 ins ( 35.6 x 28.6 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

Artwork by Thomas Reid MacDonald, Girl Dressing
Lot #154
THOMAS REID MACDONALD
Girl Dressing

oil on canvas
signed lower left; titled and dated c. 1958 to a gallery label on the reverse
20 x 26 ins ( 50.8 x 66 cms )

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

Next bid is: $700.00

Closes January 31st at 03:30:00 PM EST

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