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Artwork by David Brown Milne, Painting Place
Lot #222
DAVID BROWN MILNE
Painting Place

colour drypoint etching
signed in the lower margin
4.75 x 6.75 in ( 12.1 x 17.1 cm ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00
Price Realized: $1,080.00
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 , 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

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 Jean Paul Riopelle, Seoul
Lot #214
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
Seoul

colour lithograph
signed and numbered 84/300 in the lower margin; unframed
28.5 x 22 in ( 72.4 x 55.9 cm ) ( image )

This sale is now closed.

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 George Lorne Holland Bouchard, Still Life with Lamps
Lot #230
GEORGE LORNE HOLLAND BOUCHARD
Still Life with Lamps

oil on board
signed upper right; signed, titled, dated July 1965 and inscribed “Painted at St. Placide - P.Q., Lake of Two Mountains” on the reverse
36.5 x 20.5 in ( 92.7 x 52.1 cm )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $1,920.00
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 Pegi Nicol MacLeod, Trees
Lot #235
PEGI NICOL MACLEOD
Trees

oil on board
12 x 12 in ( 30.5 x 30.5 cm )

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

Artwork by Frederick Nicholas Loveroff, Autumn Evening
Lot #236
FREDERICK NICHOLAS LOVEROFF
Autumn Evening

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
6.75 x 8 in ( 17.1 x 20.3 cm )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $9,000.00
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 Molly Lamb Bobak, Beach Scene
Lot #210
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Beach Scene

oil on canvas board
signed lower right
7 x 11 in ( 17.8 x 27.9 cm )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized: $4,680.00
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 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 Emily Carr, Klee Wyck Raven
Lot #233
EMILY CARR
Klee Wyck Raven

painted ceramic
“Jasper Park” inscribed on the reverse
2.25 x 3.25 x 0.25 in ( 5.7 x 8.3 x 0.6 cm ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized: $3,120.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by John Young Johnstone, Untitled (Sailing)
Lot #223
JOHN YOUNG JOHNSTONE
Untitled (Sailing)

oil on board
signed lower right
13.5 x 17.25 in ( 34.3 x 43.8 cm )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Alfred Laliberté, Le premier baiser
Lot #220
ALFRED LALIBERTÉ
Le premier baiser

bronze
17 x 14 x 10 in ( 43.2 x 35.6 x 25.4 cm ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$4,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized: $5,040.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by John Geoffrey Caruthers Little, Rue de Bullion, Looking West Along Rue Marie-Anne
Lot #216
JOHN GEOFFREY CARUTHERS LITTLE
Rue de Bullion, Looking West Along Rue Marie-Anne

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled and dated 2009 to the stretcher on the reverse; titled and dated to a gallery label on the reverse
10 x 15 in ( 25.4 x 38.1 cm )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized: $4,560.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Emily Carr, Klee Wyck Frog
Lot #232
EMILY CARR
Klee Wyck Frog

painted ceramic
incised on the reverse “Klee Wyck”
3 x 4 x 0.5 in ( 7.6 x 10.2 x 1.3 cm ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized: $3,840.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Edwin Headley Holgate, Lumberjacks
Lot #240
EDWIN HEADLEY HOLGATE
Lumberjacks

woodcut
signed and inscribed “No. 4” in the lower margin; initialed within the plate
4.5 x 4 in ( 11.4 x 10.2 cm ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized: $4,560.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

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