October Abstractions

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Artwork by Otto Donald Rogers, Hyacinths and Certitude
Lot #21
OTTO DONALD ROGERS
Hyacinths and Certitude

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1982 on the reverse; titled on a label on the reverse
60 x 60 ins ( 152.4 x 152.4 cms )

Estimated: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00

Next bid is: $8,000.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Dennis Eugene Norman Burton, The Old Swimmin’ Hole
Lot #22
DENNIS EUGENE NORMAN BURTON
The Old Swimmin’ Hole

mixed media on canvas
signed and dated “5.27.61” lower left; signed, titled and inscribed “completed May 28 1961” on the stretcher; unframed
50 x 38 ins ( 127 x 96.5 cms )

Estimated: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Next bid is: $4,000.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frank Leonard Brooks, Shifting Blacks on Ochre
Lot #23
FRANK LEONARD BROOKS
Shifting Blacks on Ochre

acrylic and collage on canvas
signed and dated 1977 lower right; titled on the artist’s label on the reverse
50 x 36 ins ( 127 x 91.4 cms )

Estimated: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Next bid is: $2,500.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Gordon McKinley Webber, Abstract Composition, Mexico #4
Lot #24
GORDON MCKINLEY WEBBER
Abstract Composition, Mexico #4

watercolour on linen mounted to board
signed, titled and dated 1955 on an exhibition label on the reverse
30 x 21.5 ins ( 76.2 x 54.6 cms )

Estimated: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Next bid is: $2,000.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Toni Onley, Untitled
Lot #25
TONI ONLEY
Untitled

mixed media collage
signed and dated 1964 lower right
11.75 x 13.75 ins ( 29.8 x 34.9 cms )

Estimated: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Untitled
Lot #26
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Untitled

single autographic print
stamped signature and artist estate stamp in the lower right margin
19.75 x 15.75 ins ( 50.2 x 40 cms ) ( plate size )

Estimated: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00

Next bid is: $900.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Gerald Gladstone, Electric Figure Series
Lot #27
GERALD GLADSTONE
Electric Figure Series

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1973 lower right; titled on a label on the reverse
45 x 54 ins ( 114.3 x 137.2 cms )

Estimated: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by William Ronald, Bridge
Lot #28
WILLIAM RONALD
Bridge

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1997 lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
9 x 12 ins ( 22.9 x 30.5 cms )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Current bid: $700.00
Next bid is: $750.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Reg Holmes, The Lie is the Reality
Lot #29
REG HOLMES
The Lie is the Reality

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1969 on the reverse
20 x 20 ins ( 50.8 x 50.8 cms )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Current bid: $550.00
Next bid is: $600.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Pierre Gendron, Géometrie 2
Lot #30
PIERRE GENDRON
Géometrie 2

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled, dated 1992 and inscribed “#15” on the reverse
40 x 30 ins ( 101.6 x 76.2 cms )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Denis Juneau, Ronds fleur
Lot #31
DENIS JUNEAU
Ronds fleur

colour silkscreen
signed, titled, dated 1978 and numbered 34/50 in the lower margin
16 x 22 ins ( 40.6 x 55.9 cms ) ( subject )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Next bid is: $600.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alfred Pellan, Zodiaque
Lot #32
ALFRED PELLAN
Zodiaque

colour serigraph
signed, titled, dated 1972 and numbered 94/100 in the lower margin
26 x 20 ins ( 66 x 50.8 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Current bid: $425.00
Next bid is: $450.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Erik Gamble, Jack Dory and Rattle
Lot #33
ERIK GAMBLE
Jack Dory and Rattle

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1982 on the reverse
66 x 86 ins ( 167.6 x 218.4 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Current bid: $300.00
Next bid is: $325.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by William John Bertram Newcombe, Spring Growth
Lot #34
WILLIAM JOHN BERTRAM NEWCOMBE
Spring Growth

oil on masonite
signed and dated 1954 lower right; signed, titled and dated June 1954 on the reverse; unframed
23.5 x 20.5 ins ( 59.7 x 52.1 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Erin Loree, The harder you try to let go #2
Lot #35
ERIN LOREE
The harder you try to let go #2

oil on panel
signed, titled and dated 2014 on the reverse; unframed
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Current bid: $425.00
Next bid is: $450.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Ronald York Wilson, Indian
Lot #36
RONALD YORK WILSON
Indian

gouache and collage on paper
signed lower right by the artist’s wife, Lela Miller Wilson; titled and dated 1971 on a label on the reverse
5.5 x 7.5 ins ( 14 x 19.1 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Current bid: $375.00
Next bid is: $400.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by George Vergette, Three Works: Paradise #30, #31 and Paradise #32
Lot #37
GEORGE VERGETTE
Three Works: Paradise #30, #31 and Paradise #32

mixed media on paper
each signed and titled within the margin; each unframed
11.25 x 15 ins ( 28.6 x 38.1 cms )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Current bid: $350.00
Next bid is: $375.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Guy Michon, Lanternes
Lot #38
GUY MICHON
Lanternes

acrylic on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1966 on the reverse; unframed
33.5 x 22 ins ( 85.1 x 55.9 cms )

Estimated: $500.00$400.00 - $500.00

Next bid is: $350.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Child’s Punchout Through Rearview Mirror
Lot #39
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Child’s Punchout Through Rearview Mirror

colour silkscreen
signed, dated 1971 and numbered 26/99 at the lower edge; titled on labels on the reverse
40 x 28 ins ( 101.6 x 71.1 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Next bid is: $250.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jean Paul Riopelle, Derrière le miroir
Lot #40
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
Derrière le miroir

5 lithographs in colour, book
text “Riopelle ou l’obsession de la peinture” by Franco Russoli, published for exhibition of 26 paintings and 15 sculptures by Riopelle at Galerie Maeght in April 1970; housed in original slipcover
15 x 33 ins ( 38.1 x 83.8 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $150.00

Closes October 26th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

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