Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art

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Artwork by Laura Adeline Lyall Muntz, Girl in a Dutch Bonnet
Lot #41
LAURA ADELINE LYALL MUNTZ
Girl in a Dutch Bonnet

oil on canvas
signed and inscribed indistinctly “Paris (?)” and dated 1899 lower right; signed upper left
17 x 14 ins ( 43.2 x 35.6 cms )

Sold for $13,200.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Lawren Stewart Harris, Near Métis, Quebec
Lot #42
LAWREN STEWART HARRIS
Near Métis, Quebec

oil on panel
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
10.5 x 13.75 ins ( 26.7 x 34.9 cms )

Sold for $114,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Arthur Henry Howard Heming, A Rocky Mountain Packet
Lot #43
ARTHUR HENRY HOWARD HEMING
A Rocky Mountain Packet

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed and titled on the stretcher
32 x 48 ins ( 81.3 x 121.9 cms )

Sold for $36,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Cornelius Krieghoff, Ladies and Habitant Sleighing in Winter
Lot #44
CORNELIUS KRIEGHOFF
Ladies and Habitant Sleighing in Winter

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1861 lower left
9 x 11 ins ( 22.9 x 27.9 cms )

Sold for $48,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Nicholas de Grandmaison, Untitled Portrait
Lot #45
NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON
Untitled Portrait

pastel
signed lower right
22 x 16 ins ( 55.9 x 40.6 cms )

Sold for $8,400.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Frederick Arthur Verner, The Rest, Muskoka River
Lot #46
FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER
The Rest, Muskoka River

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1873 lower left; titled on a label on the reverse
12 x 18 ins ( 30.5 x 45.7 cms )

Sold for $10,800.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Lawren Stewart Harris, Study for “Lake, North Labrador”
Lot #47
LAWREN STEWART HARRIS
Study for “Lake, North Labrador”

graphite
inscribed with the artist’s notations; inscribed “308” on the reverse
7.75 x 10 ins ( 19.7 x 25.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $11,400.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Lawren Stewart Harris, Tonquin Valley, Jasper
Lot #48
LAWREN STEWART HARRIS
Tonquin Valley, Jasper

graphite
insribed with the artist’s notations, including “Edith Cavell” top left; inscribed “650” on the reverse
7.5 x 9.75 ins ( 19.1 x 24.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $14,400.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Robert Davidson, Bird in the Air
Lot #49
ROBERT DAVIDSON
Bird in the Air

epoxy powder-coated aluminum
signed with initials, dated 2013 and numbered 4/12 on a brass plate at the side of the base; titled on a gallery label on the underside of the base
11 x 17.75 x 7.5 ins ( 27.9 x 45.1 x 19.1 cms ) ( overall (including base) )

Sold for $13,200.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Walter Hawley Yarwood, Untitled
Lot #50
WALTER HAWLEY YARWOOD
Untitled

steel sculpture
mounted upon a wooden base
20 x 18.5 x 10 ins ( 50.8 x 47 x 25.4 cms ) ( overall (excluding base) )

Sold for $2,300.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Sorel Etrog, Piéton Study (1976)
Lot #51
SOREL ETROG
Piéton Study (1976)

bronze
7.75 x 2 x 3.5 ins ( 19.7 x 5.1 x 8.9 cms ) ( overall (including base) )

Sold for $7,800.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by William Hodd McElcheran, Businessmen Walking
Lot #52
WILLIAM HODD MCELCHERAN
Businessmen Walking

bronze
signed, numbered 7/8 and dated 1981 (incised on briefcase)
6 x 10 x 9.75 ins ( 15.2 x 25.4 x 24.8 cms ) ( overall )

Sold for $26,400.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Frederick Arthur Verner, Elk Browsing
Lot #53
FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER
Elk Browsing

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1888 lower right
24 x 36 ins ( 61 x 91.4 cms )

Sold for $27,500.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle Fortin, Route et grand arbre
Lot #54
MARC-AURÈLE FORTIN
Route et grand arbre

oil on board
signed lower right; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
9.25 x 5.75 ins ( 23.5 x 14.6 cms )

Sold for $5,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Paysage Arthabaska
Lot #55
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Paysage Arthabaska

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and dated 1920 on the reverse; signed, titled, dated “22 Oct. 1920” and inscribed “Souvenir de votre visite à mon studio” on the original frame backing (included with this artwork)
3.75 x 4.75 ins ( 9.5 x 12.1 cms )

Sold for $6,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle Fortin, Maisons, Ste-Rose
Lot #56
MARC-AURÈLE FORTIN
Maisons, Ste-Rose

oil on canvas
signed lower right
15.5 x 23.25 ins ( 39.4 x 59.1 cms )

Sold for $28,800.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, The St. Lawrence at Trois Pistoles, Quebec
Lot #57
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
The St. Lawrence at Trois Pistoles, Quebec

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “March 1927” on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Sold for $31,200.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, Winter Uplands
Lot #58
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
Winter Uplands

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Sold for $18,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, The Postman, Shannonville
Lot #59
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
The Postman, Shannonville

oil on canvas
signed lower right
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

Sold for $9,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by William Perehudoff, AC-83-94
Lot #60
WILLIAM PEREHUDOFF
AC-83-94

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1983 on the reverse
68 x 16.5 ins ( 172.7 x 41.9 cms )

Sold for $24,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art

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