Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art

You are viewing artwork included in the Cowley Abbott Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art, taking place on Wednesday, June 15th at Toronto's Globe & Mail Centre. In-Person, Absentee, Telephone and Real-Time Online Bidding is available to collectors for participation in this auction. Purchased artwork is subject to the 20% Buyer's Premium (21% if purchased via Auction Mobility's interface) and applicable taxes. Further details regarding buying with Cowley Abbott can be found by referring to our Conditions of Sale and the "How to Purchase" page.

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Unionville Church, Winter
Lot #1
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Unionville Church, Winter

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1944 lower right
20 x 26 ins ( 50.8 x 66 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Homer Ransford Watson, The Cottage by the Pond
Lot #62
HOMER RANSFORD WATSON
The Cottage by the Pond

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1889 lower left; signed and titled on a label on the reverse
14 x 18 ins ( 35.6 x 45.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Frederick Arthur Verner, Three Bison
Lot #71
FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER
Three Bison

watercolour
signed and dated 1899 lower right
10 x 13.5 ins ( 25.4 x 34.3 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Christian Marcel Barbeau, Abstract, 1976
Lot #82
CHRISTIAN MARCEL BARBEAU
Abstract, 1976

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1976 lower left; signed and dated on the reverse
18 x 22 ins ( 45.7 x 55.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Friday Morning
Lot #37
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Friday Morning

colour serigraph
signed, dated 1968 and numbered 8/150 in the lower margin
20 x 24.5 ins ( 50.8 x 62.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Nude in Profile
Lot #90
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Nude in Profile

oil on canvas
estate stamp on the reverse
30 x 15 ins ( 76.2 x 38.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Regina Seiden, Skiers
Lot #3
REGINA SEIDEN
Skiers

oil on board
recto subject framed to 7 ins x 7 ins; a depiction of a riverside homestead on the reverse (occupying the full size of the support: 8.5 ins x 12.5 ins)
8.5 x 12.5 ins ( 21.6 x 31.8 cms ) ( support )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Jack Leonard Shadbolt, Winter Barns
Lot #48
JACK LEONARD SHADBOLT
Winter Barns

watercolour and gouache
signed and dated 1936 lower left
22.5 x 30 ins ( 57.2 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Franklin Carmichael, Landscape
Lot #45
FRANKLIN CARMICHAEL
Landscape

colour linocut
inscribed “P587” with the artist estate stamp on the reverse
6 x 7.5 ins ( 15.2 x 19.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Ted Harrison, Design for “Caribou Hotel”
Lot #55
TED HARRISON
Design for “Caribou Hotel”

acrylic on paper
signed, titled and dated 1983 lower right
16 x 24 ins ( 40.6 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Kim Dorland, Untitled (Silver Lori)
Lot #51
KIM DORLAND
Untitled (Silver Lori)

oil on board
signed and dated 2008 on the reverse; titled to a gallery label on the reverse
12.5 x 9.25 x 2.5 ins ( 31.8 x 23.5 x 6.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Woman Reading a Book
Lot #89
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Woman Reading a Book

oil on canvas laid down on board
signed lower left
9.25 x 10 ins ( 23.5 x 25.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Doris Jean McCarthy, Sail Up at Barachois
Lot #41
DORIS JEAN MCCARTHY
Sail Up at Barachois

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “c. 1939” on the reverse
11.5 x 13.5 ins ( 29.2 x 34.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $9,000.00$7,000.00 - $9,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by William Goodridge Roberts, Hillside Near St. Alphonse
Lot #2
WILLIAM GOODRIDGE ROBERTS
Hillside Near St. Alphonse

oil on canvas
signed lower right
20 x 30 ins ( 50.8 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $9,000.00$7,000.00 - $9,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Le pionnier
Lot #92
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Le pionnier

bronze
incised signature, dated (1925) and inscriptions “Roman Bronze Works NY” & “Copyright Canada & United States”
20.5 x 9 x 8 ins ( 52.1 x 22.9 x 20.3 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $9,000.00$7,000.00 - $9,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art

Wednesday, June 15th at 7:00 pm EDT
The Globe & Mail Centre
351 King Street East, Toronto

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