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Artwork by Rita Briansky, Suzanne
Lot #69
RITA BRIANSKY
Suzanne

pencil drawing
signed and dated 1981 lower right; titled lower middle; unframed
13.25 x 10.25 ins ( 33.7 x 26 cms ) ( sheet )

Price Realized: $180.00

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Collection of Artist Christmas Cards, invitations, drawings, a CBC Times 1956 Christmas Magazine and Gerry Moses Christmas Cards
Lot #169
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Collection of Artist Christmas Cards, invitations, drawings, a CBC Times 1956 Christmas Magazine and Gerry Moses Christmas Cards

various media
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Price Realized: $330.00

Artwork by Claude Vermette, Untitled
Lot #200
CLAUDE VERMETTE
Untitled

watercolour
signed and dated 1982 lower right
37.5 x 23.5 ins ( 95.3 x 59.7 cms ) ( sight )

Price Realized: $270.00

Artwork by Peter Mellen, Landmarks of Canadian Art
Lot #149
PETER MELLEN
Landmarks of Canadian Art

book and lithograph
lithograph by Napachie Pootoogook;
McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1978, signed by the author and numbered 120/150; with a lithograph by Napachie Pootoogook enclosed (”Inuksuit”, signed, titled, inscribed “Dorset, 1978” and numbered 120/135); presented within the original slipcover
15 x 18.25 x 3 ins ( 38.1 x 46.4 x 7.6 cms )

Price Realized: $90.00

Artwork by Karl May, Portrait in Yellow
Lot #201
KARL MAY
Portrait in Yellow

pastel
signed and dated 1950 lower left
22 x 14 ins ( 55.9 x 35.6 cms ) ( sight )

Price Realized: $60.00

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Horse
Lot #11
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Horse

pencil sketch on paper
unsigned; unframed
9.5 x 12.5 ins ( 24.1 x 31.8 cms )

Price Realized: $120.00

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Nude Portrait
Lot #73
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Nude Portrait

conté on paper
unsigned; unframed
12 x 9 ins ( 30.5 x 22.9 cms )

Price Realized: $270.00

Artwork by Rodolphe Duguay, Eastern Townships
Lot #57
RODOLPHE DUGUAY
Eastern Townships

etching
inscribed with the artist’s name and signed by Monique Duguay in the lower right margin
3.5 x 4.25 ins ( 8.9 x 10.8 cms ) ( sight )

Price Realized: $60.00

Artwork by Eleanor Rothwell Carruthers, Still Life
Lot #89
ELEANOR ROTHWELL CARRUTHERS
Still Life

watercolour
signed and dated 1937 lower right
14 x 10 ins ( 35.6 x 25.4 cms )

Price Realized: $156.00

Artwork by Caroline Helena Armington, Le vieux puits, Musée de Cluny, Paris; Rio Albrizzi Venice; Ponte Della Malvasia Venice
Lot #52
CAROLINE HELENA ARMINGTON
Le vieux puits, Musée de Cluny, Paris; Rio Albrizzi Venice; Ponte Della Malvasia Venice

three etchings
- “Le vieux puits, Musée de Cluny, Paris” (signed, titled and dated 1929 within the plate; signed and numbered 42/100 in the lower margin - 5.75 x 4.25 ins. [plate]);
- “Rio Albrizzi Venice” (initialed, titled and dated 1912 within the plate; signed and numbered 65/100 in the lower margin - 2.75 x 1.75 ins. [plate]);
- “Ponte Della Malvasia Venice” (initialed, titled and dated 1912 within the plate; signed and numbered 3 etat 7/11 in the lower margin - 2.75 x 1.75 ins. [plate]);
each unframed
5.75 x 4.25 ins ( 14.6 x 10.8 cms ) ( plate size (largest) )

Price Realized: $180.00

Artwork by John Reeves, Test Print Portrait of William Ronald “The Prime Ministers”
Lot #92
JOHN REEVES
Test Print Portrait of William Ronald “The Prime Ministers”

colour laser jet photograph
printed circa 2010; unframed
8.5 x 11 ins ( 21.6 x 27.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Price Realized: $30.00

Artwork by John Reeves, Test Print Portrait of William Ronald
Lot #91
JOHN REEVES
Test Print Portrait of William Ronald

colour laser jet photograph
printed circa 2010; unframed
11 x 8.5 ins ( 27.9 x 21.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Price Realized: $30.00

Artwork by John Reeves, Test Print Portrait of Harold Town, Peterborough
Lot #93
JOHN REEVES
Test Print Portrait of Harold Town, Peterborough

colour laser jet photograph
printed circa 2010; unframed
11 x 8.5 ins ( 27.9 x 21.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Price Realized: $30.00

Artwork by John Reeves, Test Print Portrait of Kazuo Nakamura
Lot #94
JOHN REEVES
Test Print Portrait of Kazuo Nakamura

black and white laser jet photograph
printed circa 2010; unframed
11 x 8.5 ins ( 27.9 x 21.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Price Realized: $30.00

Artwork by John Reeves, Test Print Portrait of Harold Town
Lot #95
JOHN REEVES
Test Print Portrait of Harold Town

black and white laser jet photograph
printed circa 2010; unframed
11 x 8.5 ins ( 27.9 x 21.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Price Realized: $66.00

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Leonardo da Vinci: The Complete Paintings and Drawings
Lot #153
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Leonardo da Vinci: The Complete Paintings and Drawings

book
“Leonardo da Vinci: The Complete Paintings and Drawings” (Frank Zöllner, Taschen, Köln, 2003)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Price Realized: $162.00

Artwork by Walter Joseph Phillips, The Prospector
Lot #128
WALTER JOSEPH PHILLIPS
The Prospector

photomechanical print
title in the margin
7.25 x 9 ins ( 18.4 x 22.9 cms ) ( image )

Price Realized: $330.00

Artwork by Langley Thomas Donges, Through the Trees
Lot #113
LANGLEY THOMAS DONGES
Through the Trees

watercolour
signed lower right; titled on a label on the reverse; unframed (matted)
8.5 x 11.5 ins ( 21.6 x 29.2 cms ) ( sight )

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Artwork by Donald Shaw MacLaughlan, The Enchanted Pool
Lot #81
DONALD SHAW MACLAUGHLAN
The Enchanted Pool

etching
signed in pencil the lower margin; signed and dated 1920 in the plate; titled on a label on the reverse; unframed (matted)
10 x 13 ins ( 25.4 x 33 cms ) ( plate size )

Price Realized: $90.00

Artwork by Stanley Francis Turner, Four Vacation Maps of Ontario and Quebec Designed by Stanley Turner; Two Publications
Lot #84
STANLEY FRANCIS TURNER
Four Vacation Maps of Ontario and Quebec Designed by Stanley Turner; Two Publications

maps and books
The four “vacation maps / carte de vacances” included: Bas St. Laurent; Ottawa Valley and Eastern Ontario; Southwestern Ontario; Gaspésie et de la Baie des Chaleurs (this lot includes two copies of each map)

Publications: “A Portfolio of Pictures from the Canadian Section of Fine Arts - British Empire Exhibition, London 1924” (back cover missing and front cover detached)

“The Canadian Graphic Art Year Book” (Ryerson Press, 1931): contains an unsigned woodcut “Cathedral Mountain” by T. W. McLean
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Price Realized: $180.00

Artwork by Stanley Francis Turner, Fifteen Christmas cards; Four holiday studies; Two prints
Lot #83
STANLEY FRANCIS TURNER
Fifteen Christmas cards; Four holiday studies; Two prints

various media
-Printed Christmas cards with fifteen unique designs by Stanley Francis Turner (various media and sizes)
-Five holiday gouache/ watercolour studies (two of them signed; each measuring approximately 5.75 ins x 4.75 ins)
- Two prints: “Chinese Player” (signed, titled, dated 1922 and numbered 21/50 in the lower margin; 8 ins x 8 ins [subject]); “Somewhere East of Suez” (printed title in the margin; 8.5 ins x 7.5 ins [subject])
5.75 x 4.75 ins ( 14.6 x 12.1 cms ) ( studies )

Price Realized: $510.00

Artwork by James Fenwick Lansdowne, Wren; Warbler
Lot #145
JAMES FENWICK LANSDOWNE
Wren; Warbler

two lithographs
“Wren” (signed and numbered 148/300 in the lower right corner, 24.25 x 18.25 ins (sight));
“Warbler” (signed and numbered 143/300 in the lower right corner, 24.25 x 18.25 ins (sight)

24.25 x 28.25 ins ( 61.6 x 71.8 cms ) ( sight (each) )

Price Realized: $360.00

Artwork by Norman Laliberté, Patricia Bleue
Lot #45
NORMAN LALIBERTÉ
Patricia Bleue

etching in colours
signed, titled, dated 1977 and numbered 14/75 in the lower margin
23 x 17 ins ( 58.4 x 43.2 cms ) ( plate size )

Price Realized: $120.00

Artwork by Caroline Helena Armington, Ferme a Bizy; La Casa di Desdemona; Le Viaduc et le Loing à Moret
Lot #53
CAROLINE HELENA ARMINGTON
Ferme a Bizy; La Casa di Desdemona; Le Viaduc et le Loing à Moret

three etchings
- “Ferme a Bizy” (signed, titled and dated 1923 within the plate; signed and numbered 79/100 in the lower margin - 3.25 x 6 ins. [plate]);
- “La Casa di Desdemona” (titled within the plate; signed and numbered 12/100 in the lower margin - 5.75 x 4 ins. [plate]);
- “Le Viaduc et le Loing à Moret” (initialed, titled and dated 1917 within the plate; signed and numbered 27/75 in the lower margin - 5 x 6.75 ins. [plate]);
each unframed
5 x 6.75 ins ( 12.7 x 17.1 cms ) ( plate size (largest) )

Price Realized: $270.00

Artwork by Rodolphe Duguay, Sans titre (maison)
Lot #55
RODOLPHE DUGUAY
Sans titre (maison)

woodcut print
signed within the image plate lower left, signed within the margin of the plate lower right; unframed
5.75 x 7 ins ( 14.6 x 17.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Price Realized: $120.00

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