Canadian Prints & Multiples

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Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, The Burning of William Fifield’s Forge
Lot #166
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
The Burning of William Fifield’s Forge

colour etching and aquatint
signed, titled, dated 1974 and numbered “16/25” in the lower margin
20 x 31.5 ins ( 50.8 x 80 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized: $3,600.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Great Lost Party Adrift
Lot #167
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Great Lost Party Adrift

colour etching and aquatint
signed, titled, dated 1971 and numbered “1/25” in the lower margin; unframed; Condition noted: Small scratches are present to the surface in specific areas.
23 x 35 ins ( 58.4 x 88.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized: $4,320.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by William Kurelek, Sports Portfolio
Lot #168
WILLIAM KURELEK
Sports Portfolio

twelve lithographs
each signed, initialled, numbered 161/225, and embossed with the artist’s stamp in the lower margin; each unframed
17 x 12.5 ins ( 43.2 x 31.8 cms ) ( sheet (each) )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized: $9,120.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Walter Joseph Phillips, Planting a Zunuk
Lot #169
WALTER JOSEPH PHILLIPS
Planting a Zunuk

colour woodblock print
signed, titled and numbered 100/150 in the lower margin; titled, dated 1930 and numbered 100/150 to a gallery label on the reverse
11 x 13.5 ins ( 27.9 x 34.3 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $2,500.00$2,000.00 - $2,500.00
Price Realized: $2,160.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Alfred Pellan, Polychromeé
Lot #171
ALFRED PELLAN
Polychromeé

serigraph
signed, titled, dated 1972 and numbered 26/100 in the lower margin
35.5 x 22.5 ins ( 90.2 x 57.2 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00
Price Realized: $1,080.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Chloe Wise, Esben in the Evening
Lot #172
CHLOE WISE
Esben in the Evening

digital c-print
signed, titled and dated “September 2019” to the certificate of authenticity on the reverse
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Jean Paul Lemieux, Mademoiselle (1971); Hippolyte à la chasse (1971)
Lot #173
JEAN PAUL LEMIEUX
Mademoiselle (1971); Hippolyte à la chasse (1971)

two colour lithographs
- “Mademoiselle” (signed and numbered 68/200 in the lower margin - 9.75 x 7.75 ins. [image])
- “Hippolyte à la chasse” (signed and numbered 68/200 in the lower margin - 9.75 x 7.75 ins. [image]);
9.75 x 7.75 ins ( 24.8 x 19.7 cms ) ( each image )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Chaplin; Charlie Chaplin and Marie Dressler
Lot #174
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Chaplin; Charlie Chaplin and Marie Dressler

two lithographs
- “Chaplin” (signed, dated 1970 and numbered 100-160 lower right - 20 x 14 ins. [sheet]);
- “Charlie Chaplin and Marie Dressler“ (signed and dated 1971 upper left, numbered 112/175 lower left - 20 x 14 ins. [sheet]);
each unframed
20 x 14 ins ( 50.8 x 35.6 cms ) ( each sheet )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by John Gould, Portrait as Bird
Lot #175
JOHN GOULD
Portrait as Bird

lithograph
signed lower right, numbered “22/100” lower right
13 x 10 ins ( 33 x 25.4 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $360.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Léon Bellefleur, Impromptu
Lot #176
LÉON BELLEFLEUR
Impromptu

colour lithograph
signed, titled, dated 1974 and numbered 5/30 in the lower margin
7.75 x 6 ins ( 19.7 x 15.2 cms ) ( plate size )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Gordon Rayner, Untitled - Frog Print (from the “Toronto 20 Portfolio”), 1965
Lot #177
GORDON RAYNER
Untitled - Frog Print (from the “Toronto 20 Portfolio”), 1965

monoprint
signed, dated 1965 and numbered “AP/10” lower right; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
26 x 20 ins ( 66 x 50.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized: $240.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by William Kurelek, I’m Beautiful
Lot #178
WILLIAM KURELEK
I’m Beautiful

lithograph
signed, titled and numbered 2/100 in the lower margin
19 x 16.5 ins ( 48.3 x 41.9 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $840.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Bill Ronald Reid, Haida Killer Whale
Lot #179
BILL RONALD REID
Haida Killer Whale

serigraph
signed, dated 1985 and numbered “A/P” in the lower margin
19 x 15 ins ( 48.3 x 38.1 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00
Price Realized: $720.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Canadian Opera Company: 20th Anniversary Season, 1968; New Town: Enigmas
Lot #180
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Canadian Opera Company: 20th Anniversary Season, 1968; New Town: Enigmas

pair of posters
“Canadian Opera Company: 20th Anniversary Season, 1968” - 43.75 ins x 33 ins, signed and dated 1968 lower right; New Town: Enigmas - 36 ins x 33.75 ins, signed and dated “1-10-To-25-10-1968” upper left; both unframed
43.75 x 33 ins ( 111.1 x 83.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized: $108.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by  Various Artists, Five Exhibition Posters: Walter Bachinski; Anthony Miles; R.S. Rania; Stephen Edlich; Rudi Reichardt
Lot #181
VARIOUS ARTISTS
Five Exhibition Posters: Walter Bachinski; Anthony Miles; R.S. Rania; Stephen Edlich; Rudi Reichardt

five posters
Walter Bachinski (Mazelow Gallery, Oct. 26 to Nov. 13, 1971, sheet size 33.5 ins x 14 ins); Anthony Miles (”Paintings - First Toronto Exhibition”, Mazelow Gallery, 12 October-30 October, 1976, sheet size 23 ins x 17 ins); Rania (”Paintings”, Mazelow Gallery, April 16-27, 1974, sheet size 26 ins x 20 ins); Stephen Edlich (Mazelow Gallery, February 15-March 3, 1973, sheet size 26 ins x 20 ins); Rudi Reichardt (Mazelow Gallery, May 11-29, sheet size 35 ins x 24 ins); all unframed
33.5 x 14 ins ( 85.1 x 35.6 cms ) ( item 1 )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized: $108.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Popster in Yellow
Lot #182
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Popster in Yellow

colour lithograph
signed and dated 1970 lower left, numbered “73-123” lower right; unframed
20 x 14 ins ( 50.8 x 35.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized: $120.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Soundings: new canadian poets; Harold Town: 1944-1975
Lot #183
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Soundings: new canadian poets; Harold Town: 1944-1975

pair of posters
“Soundings: new canadian poets”, signed and numbered 6/99 lower right by the artist, sheet size 24.25 ins x 16.25 ins; “Harold Town: 1944-1975”, sheet size 38 ins x 25 ins; both unframed
24.25 x 16.25 ins ( 61.6 x 41.3 cms ) ( Item 1 )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized: $60.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Monuments
Lot #184
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Monuments

single autographic print
signed, dated “2-27-57” and numbered 1-1 in the lower margin; titled in the lower margin at edge of sheet; signed and dated 1957 on the reverse
17.75 x 24 ins ( 45.1 x 61 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $960.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Don Wright, Bright Morning
Lot #185
DON WRIGHT
Bright Morning

monotype
signed and dated 86 lower right, titled lower middle and numbered 3/5 lower left; unframed
33.75 x 24.5 ins ( 85.7 x 62.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00
Price Realized: $600.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Edwin Headley Holgate, Bathers
Lot #186
EDWIN HEADLEY HOLGATE
Bathers

woodcut
signed lower margin
8.5 x 7.75 ins ( 21.6 x 19.7 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

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