Watercolours & Drawings

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Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, Cow in a Pastoral Landscape
Lot #96
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
Cow in a Pastoral Landscape

watercolour
signed lower left
13.5 x 20 ins ( 34.3 x 50.8 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Abandoned Root Cellar, Cape Freel Nfld.
Lot #97
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Abandoned Root Cellar, Cape Freel Nfld.

watercolour
signed and dated 1974 lower right, titled lower left; dated to a gallery label on the reverse
17.5 x 24 ins ( 44.5 x 61 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $2,200.00$1,800.00 - $2,200.00
Price Realized: $1,440.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, Poppies
Lot #107
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Poppies

watercolour
signed lower right
22.5 x 17.25 ins ( 57.2 x 43.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized: $1,680.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by John Boyle, Cup
Lot #141
JOHN BOYLE
Cup

ink
signed and dated 1989 lower right
11 x 14 ins ( 27.9 x 35.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $360.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Frank Leonard Brooks, Rome
Lot #135
FRANK LEONARD BROOKS
Rome

ink on paper
signed, titled and dated 1961 lower right; inscribed “To Noreen and Charles” and dated 1961 lower left
14.5 x 20 ins ( 36.8 x 50.8 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Paul Archibald Caron, The Canal Basin, Montreal
Lot #137
PAUL ARCHIBALD CARON
The Canal Basin, Montreal

pencil
signed lower right; certified by Paul Caron on the reverse
10.74 x 14.75 ins ( 27.3 x 37.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$200.00 - $400.00
Price Realized: $252.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Horace Champagne, New Adventures, New Colours
Lot #128
HORACE CHAMPAGNE
New Adventures, New Colours

pastel
signed lower right; titled and dated 1992 on a gallery label on the reverse
18 x 24 ins ( 45.7 x 61 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $4,080.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Paraskeva Plistik Clark, The Jardiniere
Lot #100
PARASKEVA PLISTIK CLARK
The Jardiniere

watercolour
signed lower right; titled and dated “February 3rd, 1983” on the gallery label on the reverse
23.75 x 15.5 ins ( 60.3 x 39.4 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $840.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Kenneth Danby, Below the Hill
Lot #95
KENNETH DANBY
Below the Hill

watercolour
signed and dated 1965 lower right; titled on the reverse
20 x 28 ins ( 50.8 x 71.1 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,500.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $2,400.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Albert Jacques Franck, Behind Sword St.
Lot #99
ALBERT JACQUES FRANCK
Behind Sword St.

watercolour and ink
signed and dated 1965 lower right; titled to the artist and exhibition labels on the reverse
7 x 5 ins ( 17.8 x 12.7 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $1,680.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Reinhold Gundlach, The Path of Progress
Lot #131
REINHOLD GUNDLACH
The Path of Progress

watercolour on paper
signed, dated 1913 and inscribed “Winnipeg” lower right
26 x 40 ins ( 66 x 101.6 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized: $4,800.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Maurice Hall Haycock, Autumn Landscape
Lot #114
MAURICE HALL HAYCOCK
Autumn Landscape

pastel
13.5 x 17.5 ins ( 34.3 x 44.5 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized: $480.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Thomas Sherlock Hodgson, Nude Studies
Lot #140
THOMAS SHERLOCK HODGSON
Nude Studies

two inks and wash
each signed and dated 1981; each unframed
14 x 17.25 ins ( 35.6 x 43.8 cms ) ( sheet (each) )

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Artwork by Thomas Sherlock Hodgson, Table Top Three
Lot #127
THOMAS SHERLOCK HODGSON
Table Top Three

watercolour
signed and dated 1963 lower left
18 x 28 ins ( 45.7 x 71.1 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Jacques Hurtubise, Untitled Abstraction
Lot #106
JACQUES HURTUBISE
Untitled Abstraction

pastel, pencil and ink on paper
signed and dated 1980 lower middle; dated 1980 to the gallery label on the reverse
11 x 14 ins ( 27.9 x 35.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $1,200.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by John Kasyn, Off Belmont St. Lane
Lot #98
JOHN KASYN
Off Belmont St. Lane

watercolour
signed and dated 1976 lower right; titled and dated on the artist’s label on the reverse
7 x 10.75 ins ( 17.8 x 27.3 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized: $1,440.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Illingworth Holey Kerr, Fish Study
Lot #139
ILLINGWORTH HOLEY KERR
Fish Study

mixed media on paper
titled on a label on the reverse
19 x 13 ins ( 48.3 x 33 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Dorothy Elsie Knowles, Portrait of Ken Carpenter
Lot #132
DOROTHY ELSIE KNOWLES
Portrait of Ken Carpenter

pastel
signed and inscribed “with love from Dorothy” lower right
15 x 11 ins ( 38.1 x 27.9 cms ) ( sheet )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Dorothy Elsie Knowles, Portrait of Ken Carpenter
Lot #124
DOROTHY ELSIE KNOWLES
Portrait of Ken Carpenter

pastel
signed and inscribed “To Ken” lower right
15 x 11 ins ( 38.1 x 27.9 cms ) ( sheet )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Farquhar McGillivray Strachan Knowles, Figure with Wysteria
Lot #101
FARQUHAR MCGILLIVRAY STRACHAN KNOWLES
Figure with Wysteria

watercolour
signed on an artist label on the reverse
14 x 10 ins ( 35.6 x 25.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00
Price Realized: $840.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

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