Canadian Prints & Multiples

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Artwork by Walter Joseph Phillips, Indian Days - Banff
Lot #146
WALTER JOSEPH PHILLIPS
Indian Days - Banff

colour woodblock print
signed, titled and numbered “20/100” in the lower margin; titled to a gallery label on the reverse
10.75 x 16 ins ( 27.3 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $10,000.00$8,000.00 - $10,000.00
Price Realized: $12,000.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by David Brown Milne, Lines of the Earth, 1930
Lot #147
DAVID BROWN MILNE
Lines of the Earth, 1930

colour drypoint etching
signed and numbered “/25” in the lower margin; titled, dated “1930 (June/July)” and numbered “Edition of 25” to the gallery label on the reverse
4.75 x 6.75 ins ( 12.1 x 17.1 cms ) ( plate size )

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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 Edwin Headley Holgate, Reading
Lot #187
EDWIN HEADLEY HOLGATE
Reading

woodcut
signed in the lower margin
7.25 x 5.5 ins ( 18.4 x 14 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $4,500.00$3,500.00 - $4,500.00
Price Realized: $3,840.00
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 )

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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 David Lloyd Blackwood, Captain Wes Kean on the Bridge of the S.S. Newfoundland
Lot #148
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Captain Wes Kean on the Bridge of the S.S. Newfoundland

etching and aquatint in colours
signed, titled, dated 1969 and numbered “artist’s proof” in the lower margin
15.75 x 19.75 ins ( 40 x 50.2 cms ) ( plate size )

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

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Ontario: A Complete Set of 30 Limited Edition Colour Prints
Lot #151
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Ontario: A Complete Set of 30 Limited Edition Colour Prints

30 photolithographic reproductions
a complete set of limited edition prints including (see full listing in cataloging details);
each initialed, titled and numbered “AP 29/45”; each unframed, housed within a cherry wood box

20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms ) ( each sheet )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized: $4,440.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, September 3rd: Uncle Dan Sturge, Home from the Labrador
Lot #149
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
September 3rd: Uncle Dan Sturge, Home from the Labrador

etching; aquatint in colours
signed, titled, dated 1975 and numbered “artist’s proof 10/10 Ed. 50” in the lower margin;
19.75 x 31.75 ins ( 50.2 x 80.6 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized: $2,400.00
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 Gershon Iskowitz, Painter of Light
Lot #194
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
Painter of Light

book
“Painter of Light” by Adele Freedman. Contained in a cloth bound presentation case, numbered 97, signed by the artist and the author on the justification page. Merritt Publishing Company, Toronto/Vancouver, 1982; Offered together with:
- “Untitled Abstraction” (watercolour on paper, signed and dated 1978 lower right - 13 x 22 ins. [sheet]), unframed
12 x 13.5 x 2 ins ( 30.5 x 34.3 x 5.1 cms ) ( overall )

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Artwork by Norval Morrisseau, Shaman Vision Series One
Lot #207
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
Shaman Vision Series One

set of six colour serigraphs
- “Native Unity”;
- “A Child in Astral Plain”;
- “This Is The Way It Is”;
- “Vision to its Soul”;
- “Astral Children Community”;
- “Fish Unity in Cosmic Sea”;
each signed, titled and numbered 115/195 in the lower margin; each unframed and housed in the original portfolio case
19 x 24 ins ( 48.3 x 61 cms ) ( each sheet )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $2,400.00
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 David Lloyd Blackwood, The Flora S. Nickerson Coming Home from the Labrador
Lot #150
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
The Flora S. Nickerson Coming Home from the Labrador

colour etching and aquatint
signed, titled, dated 1979 and numbered “AP 3/10 Ed. 50” in the lower margin
11 x 13.5 ins ( 27.9 x 34.3 cms ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $2,500.00$1,500.00 - $2,500.00
Price Realized: $3,120.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Jean Paul Riopelle, Untitled
Lot #188
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
Untitled

lithograph
signed and inscribed “E.A.” in the lower margin
19.5 x 26 ins ( 49.5 x 66 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized: $2,160.00
Sale date: February 27th 2024

Artwork by Jean Paul Riopelle, Seoul
Lot #197
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
Seoul

colour lithograph
signed and numbered 83/300 in the lower margin; unframed
28.5 x 22 ins ( 72.4 x 55.9 cms ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized: $1,200.00
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 Franco DeFrancesa, Sensuloid, 2015
Lot #192
FRANCO DEFRANCESA
Sensuloid, 2015

pigment print and resin on masonite
signed, titled and dated 2015 on the reverse; unframed
30 x 30 ins ( 76.2 x 76.2 cms )

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Artwork by Jean Paul Lemieux, Armand Dubreuil; Le capucin de Toutes-Aides
Lot #163
JEAN PAUL LEMIEUX
Armand Dubreuil; Le capucin de Toutes-Aides

two colour lithographs
- “Armand Dubreuil” (signed and numbered 68/200 in the lower margin; titled and dated 1971 to a label on the frame - 9 x 16.75 ins. [image]);
- “Le capucin de Toutes-Aides” ((signed and numbered 68/200 in the lower margin - 9.75 x 8 ins. [image])
9 x 16.75 ins ( 22.9 x 42.5 cms ) ( image (larger) )

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Artwork by Dorothy Elsie Knowles, Across the Summer Fallow
Lot #162
DOROTHY ELSIE KNOWLES
Across the Summer Fallow

watercolour
signed and dated 1978 lower right; inscribed “acid free” and “C80856” on the reverse; titled and dated on the gallery label on the reverse
22.5 x 30 ins ( 57.2 x 76.2 cms ) ( sheet )

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