Still Life & Figural Work

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Artwork by Leo Ayotte, Still Life with Apples and Eggplant
Lot #176
LEO AYOTTE
Still Life with Apples and Eggplant

oil on canvas
signed upper middle
30 x 24 ins ( 76.2 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00
Price Realized: $840.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by John William Beatty, Portrait of a Man
Lot #128
JOHN WILLIAM BEATTY
Portrait of a Man

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1901 lower left
10 x 8 ins ( 25.4 x 20.3 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Roloff Beny, Still Life
Lot #165
ROLOFF BENY
Still Life

colour lithograph
signed, dated ‘52, inscribed ‘Paris’ and numbered 8/25 in the lower margin
18 x 27.25 ins ( 45.7 x 69.2 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $300.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, Wood Anemones 2
Lot #116
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Wood Anemones 2

oil on canvas laid down on board
signed and titled on the reverse; titled to a gallery label on the reverse
8 x 5 ins ( 20.3 x 12.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,500.00$1,500.00 - $2,500.00
Price Realized: $2,640.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, Grape Hyacinth
Lot #115
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Grape Hyacinth

oil on canvas laid down on board
signed and titled on the reverse; titled to a gallery label on the reverse
8 x 4.75 ins ( 20.3 x 12.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized: $3,840.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

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 )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Serge Brunoni, Still Life with Oysters
Lot #164
SERGE BRUNONI
Still Life with Oysters

oil on paper
signed and dated “20/02/1992” lower left; unframed
18 x 25 ins ( 45.7 x 63.5 cms ) ( sheet )

This sale is now closed.

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 )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Serge Brunoni, Quietude familiale
Lot #163
SERGE BRUNONI
Quietude familiale

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “Juillet 1981” on the reverse
16 x 12 ins ( 40.6 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized: $780.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Portrait of a Young Lady
Lot #133
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Portrait of a Young Lady

charcoal
signed and dated 1932 lower right; inscribed “D-9” on the reverse of the framing
19 x 13.75 ins ( 48.3 x 34.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized: $1,440.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Ghitta Caiserman-Roth, In the Rain
Lot #132
GHITTA CAISERMAN-ROTH
In the Rain

mixed media
signed and dated 1953 lower right
21.5 x 30.5 ins ( 54.6 x 77.5 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $360.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Nora Frances Elisabeth Collyer, Window, Autumn
Lot #121
NORA FRANCES ELISABETH COLLYER
Window, Autumn

oil on board
signed and dated 1974 lower right; signed and titled on the reverse; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
18 x 16 ins ( 45.7 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$9,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized: $8,400.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Edith Grace Coombs, Yellow Tulips and Iris
Lot #117
EDITH GRACE COOMBS
Yellow Tulips and Iris

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized: $2,400.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

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 )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $1,200.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Toller Cranston, Untitled (Dancer)
Lot #158
TOLLER CRANSTON
Untitled (Dancer)

mixed media
signed and dated 1987 lower left
25 x 19.25 ins ( 63.5 x 48.9 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$400.00 - $500.00
Price Realized: $1,080.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by Nicholas de Grandmaison, Straw Hat
Lot #134
NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON
Straw Hat

pastel on paper
signed lower left
23.5 x 16.75 ins ( 59.7 x 42.5 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

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 )

This sale is now closed.

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 )

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

Artwork by William Featherstone, Gail
Lot #168
WILLIAM FEATHERSTONE
Gail


acrylic, ink and graphite on canvas stretched on board
signed, titled and dated 1982 on the reverse
30 x 24 ins ( 76.2 x 61 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Paul Fournier, Untitled (Three Figures)
Lot #184
PAUL FOURNIER
Untitled (Three Figures)

watercolour and ink
signed and dated 1961 lower right
16.5 x 20.75 ins ( 41.9 x 52.7 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

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