Watercolours & Drawings

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Artwork by James Wilson Morrice, The City of Sale Seen from Rabat, Morocco
Lot #91
JAMES WILSON MORRICE
The City of Sale Seen from Rabat, Morocco

watercolour
F.R. Heaton estate stamp on the reverse
9 x 12 ins ( 22.9 x 30.5 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Walter Joseph Phillips, Kincardine, Ontario
Lot #111
WALTER JOSEPH PHILLIPS
Kincardine, Ontario

watercolour
signed and dated 1946 lower right
12.25 x 16 ins ( 31.1 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00
Price Realized: $8,400.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Walter Joseph Phillips, In Pender Harbour
Lot #110
WALTER JOSEPH PHILLIPS
In Pender Harbour

watercolour
signed and dated 1935 lower right; titled and dated to a gallery label on the reverse
14.5 x 21 ins ( 36.8 x 53.3 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized: $5,400.00
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 Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Paysanne du village de Warwick
Lot #130
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Paysanne du village de Warwick

pastel on paper
signed lower left; signed and titled on a gallery label on the backing on the reverse
19.5 x 15.5 ins ( 49.5 x 39.4 cms ) ( sight )

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Artwork by Arthur Lismer, Sumac, Georgian Bay
Lot #94
ARTHUR LISMER
Sumac, Georgian Bay

pencil
initialled lower left; titled and dated 1939 on the reverse
7.5 x 9.25 ins ( 19.1 x 23.5 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by James Williamson Galloway Macdonald, The Dove
Lot #109
JAMES WILLIAMSON GALLOWAY MACDONALD
The Dove

watercolour
signed lower left; initialed lower right; titled on the gallery label on the reverse
9.5 x 9.5 ins ( 24.1 x 24.1 cms ) ( sight )

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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 Laura Adeline Lyall Muntz, A Helping Hand
Lot #129
LAURA ADELINE LYALL MUNTZ
A Helping Hand

watercolour
signed and dated 1905 lower right
19.75 x 13 ins ( 50.2 x 33 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $2,400.00
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 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 Kazuo Nakamura, Untitled (Landscape)
Lot #93
KAZUO NAKAMURA
Untitled (Landscape)

watercolour
signed and dated 1964 lower right; titled and dated to a gallery label on the reverse
14.5 x 21.5 ins ( 36.8 x 54.6 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,500.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $3,960.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

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 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 Alfred Crocker Leighton, Ships in Port
Lot #92
ALFRED CROCKER LEIGHTON
Ships in Port

watercolour
signed lower right; titled on the backing on the reverse
14.75 x 17.75 ins ( 37.5 x 45.1 cms ) ( sight )

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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 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 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 Pegi Nicol MacLeod, Nuns Crossing the Street
Lot #108
PEGI NICOL MACLEOD
Nuns Crossing the Street

watercolour
titled on the gallery label on the reverse
25 x 15.5 ins ( 63.5 x 39.4 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $780.00
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

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