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Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Paysage d’Arthabaska
Lot #242
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Paysage d’Arthabaska

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1911 lower right; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
15 x 18 in ( 38.1 x 45.7 cm )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized: $8,400.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Ozias Leduc, Portrait de Charles-Philippe Choquette
Lot #243
OZIAS LEDUC
Portrait de Charles-Philippe Choquette

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled and dated 1900 on an exhibition label on the reverse
23 x 18.5 in ( 58.4 x 47 cm )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$9,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized: $8,400.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Ozias Leduc, Étude, Tête-penchée
Lot #244
OZIAS LEDUC
Étude, Tête-penchée

oil on paper
signed upper right; signed lower left; dated “Paris 1897” lower right; inscribed on the reverse: “Une flamme ? C’est toi Petite image à l’âme immobile. Parcelle du vaste univers. De mon désir. On te reconnaît. Dans la maison hospitalière. Ou déjà. Brûlent les coeurs, Pour l’art. Le divin art”
7.25 x 11 in ( 18.4 x 27.9 cm ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized: $9,600.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Ozias Leduc, Étude pour Érato (Muse endormie)
Lot #245
OZIAS LEDUC
Étude pour Érato (Muse endormie)

pencil drawing
monogrammed and dated 1897 lower left
6 x 5.5 in ( 15.2 x 14 cm ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $2,640.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Ozias Leduc, Fernande et Claude (...Claude qui l’observait en silence...)
Lot #246
OZIAS LEDUC
Fernande et Claude (...Claude qui l’observait en silence...)

charcoal with gouache and watercolour on paper
monogrammed and dated 1899 in a stamp lower left; titled to a label on the reverse
12 x 17.5 in ( 30.5 x 44.5 cm ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $2,160.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by William Brymner, Portrait of Miss Norris
Lot #247
WILLIAM BRYMNER
Portrait of Miss Norris

oil on board
signed lower right; titled to the framing plaque and a label on the reverse
11 x 9 in ( 27.9 x 22.9 cm )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized: $2,400.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Edmond Dyonnet, Portrait of the Artist
Lot #248
EDMOND DYONNET
Portrait of the Artist

oil on board
signed and dated 1948 lower left; titled and inscribed "Painted and presented to his friend F.L. Flight, Aug. 1948" to a label on the reverse
13.5 x 10.25 in ( 34.3 x 26 cm )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $900.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Robert Harris, Portrait of a Man
Lot #249
ROBERT HARRIS
Portrait of a Man

oil on board
signed upper right
12 x 10 in ( 30.5 x 25.4 cm )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized: $2,280.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Frederick Simpson Coburn, Winter Sunlight
Lot #250
FREDERICK SIMPSON COBURN
Winter Sunlight

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1939 lower right
20.5 x 32.25 in ( 52.1 x 81.9 cm )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized: $6,600.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Peleg Franklin Brownell, Family Repairing their Boat, St. Kitts
Lot #251
PELEG FRANKLIN BROWNELL
Family Repairing their Boat, St. Kitts

oil on canvas
initialed and dated 1911 lower right
10.5 x 14.75 in ( 26.7 x 37.5 cm )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$4,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized: $4,200.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Frederick Simpson Coburn, Dutch Interior
Lot #252
FREDERICK SIMPSON COBURN
Dutch Interior

double-sided oil on canvas
painting of a female figure at a window on the reverse
24 x 20 in ( 61 x 50.8 cm )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized: $2,880.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Frederick Arthur Verner, Wigwam Interior
Lot #253
FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER
Wigwam Interior

watercolour
signed and dated 1879 lower right
9 x 13.25 in ( 22.9 x 33.7 cm ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized: $7,200.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by William Blair Bruce, Untitled (Spring Landscape)
Lot #254
WILLIAM BLAIR BRUCE
Untitled (Spring Landscape)

oil on canvas
signed lower left
20 x 27 in ( 50.8 x 68.6 cm )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized: $9,600.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by , 19th Century Canadian Red Ensign
Lot #255

19th Century Canadian Red Ensign

stitched linen flag
late 19th/early 20th century; stitched cotton with with coat of arms with provincial coats of arms (Ontario; Quebec; New Brunswick; Nova Scotia; Manitoba; British Columbia & Prince Edward Island); Condition noted with holes, tearing and wear present; Sold “as is” and not subject to return
60 x 120 in ( 152.4 x 304.8 cm ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $600.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

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