Still Life & Figural Work

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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 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 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 )

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Artwork by James Lahey, Real Tulips
Lot #120
JAMES LAHEY
Real Tulips

mixed media on canvas
signed, titled and dated 2003 on the reverse
39.5 x 39.5 ins ( 100.3 x 100.3 cms )

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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 Jack Leonard Shadbolt, Romanesque Fresco Figure
Lot #155
JACK LEONARD SHADBOLT
Romanesque Fresco Figure

pencil drawing and book
signed and dated 1938 lower right; with an accompanying signed letter on the reverse of the frame; together with one book
- “In Search of From: Jack Shadbolt” (McClelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto/Montreal, 1968)
10.25 x 7 ins ( 26 x 17.8 cms ) ( sight )

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Artwork by John Pemberton, Drinking Water
Lot #175
JOHN PEMBERTON
Drinking Water

ink on tempera
signed and dated 1975 lower left; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
16 x 11.5 ins ( 40.6 x 29.2 cms ) ( sight )

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Artwork by Henry Wanton  Jones, Two Nudes Reclining
Lot #160
HENRY WANTON JONES
Two Nudes Reclining

oil on masonite
signed upper left
30 x 36 ins ( 76.2 x 91.4 cms )

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Artwork by Betty Roodish Goodwin, Still Life with Fruit and Flowers
Lot #174
BETTY ROODISH GOODWIN
Still Life with Fruit and Flowers

oil on canvas board
signed lower left
18 x 13.75 ins ( 45.7 x 34.9 cms )

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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 John Hall, Untitled Still Life: K1
Lot #170
JOHN HALL
Untitled Still Life: K1

acrylic on board
signed and dated 1995 lower left; titled and dated 1995 to 3 labels on the reverse
6 x 9 ins ( 15.2 x 22.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,000.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized: $1,080.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

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 )

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Artwork by Bewabon Shilling, Still Life with Fruit
Lot #169
BEWABON SHILLING
Still Life with Fruit

oil on canvas
signed middle left; unframed
30 x 36 ins ( 76.2 x 91.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,000.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized: $2,040.00
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 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 George Horne Russell, Portrait
Lot #129
GEORGE HORNE RUSSELL
Portrait

oil on canvas
signed lower left; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
28 x 23 ins ( 71.1 x 58.4 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Allen Sapp, He’s Looking to Get a Log to Make a Sleigh Runner
Lot #185
ALLEN SAPP
He’s Looking to Get a Log to Make a Sleigh Runner

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

Auction Estimate: $1,800.00$1,500.00 - $1,800.00
Price Realized: $4,560.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

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 )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $1,200.00
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.

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