La belle province (Art of Quebec)

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Artwork by Claude Théberge, Le grand jour
Lot #51
CLAUDE THÉBERGE
Le grand jour

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1986 lower right; signed, titled, dated and inscribed “À Johanne et Georges pour leur capacité d'émerveillement et avec toute mon amitié. Claude, le 14 janvier 87” on the reverse
30 x 30 ins ( 76.2 x 76.2 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Frederick Bourchier Taylor, Looking Up St. Cecile Street
Lot #52
FREDERICK BOURCHIER TAYLOR
Looking Up St. Cecile Street

etching
signed, dated 1939 and inscribed “2-50 VIII S” in the lower margin
10.75 x 5 ins ( 27.3 x 12.7 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized: $450.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Stanley Francis Turner, Champlain’s Habitation, Quebec, 1608
Lot #53
STANLEY FRANCIS TURNER
Champlain’s Habitation, Quebec, 1608

etching
signed and titled in the lower margin
6.75 x 6 ins ( 17.1 x 15.2 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized: $600.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Stanley Francis Turner, Quebec from the St. Charles; Lower Town, Quebec
Lot #54
STANLEY FRANCIS TURNER
Quebec from the St. Charles; Lower Town, Quebec

two etchings
- “Quebec from the St. Charles” (signed and titled in the lower margin - 8.5 x 10.75 ins. [plate size]);
- “Lower Town, Quebec” (signed, titled, numbered 3/50 and artist’s stamp in the lower margin - 8.5 x 6 ins. [plate size])

8.5 x 10.75 ins ( 21.6 x 27.3 cms ) ( plate size (largest) )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $780.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Henry Martin, Harbour, Quebec City
Lot #55
HENRY MARTIN
Harbour, Quebec City

watercolour
signed and dated 1897 lower left
13 x 23.25 ins ( 33 x 59.1 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized: $480.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Stanley Morel Cosgrove, Landscape
Lot #56
STANLEY MOREL COSGROVE
Landscape

oil on canvas board
signed lower left
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Claude Langevin, Rivière aux Mulets, Ste. Adele
Lot #57
CLAUDE LANGEVIN
Rivière aux Mulets, Ste. Adele

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $960.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Claude Langevin, Paysage en hiver
Lot #58
CLAUDE LANGEVIN
Paysage en hiver

oil on canvas
signed lower left
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized: $840.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Bruno Côté, Reflected Houses
Lot #59
BRUNO CÔTÉ
Reflected Houses

oil on board
signed lower right: signed on the reverse, titled on a gallery label on the reverse
6 x 7 ins ( 15.2 x 17.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized: $5,040.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Charles Fraser Comfort, House at Gifford, P.Q.
Lot #60
CHARLES FRASER COMFORT
House at Gifford, P.Q.

oil on board
signed lower right; titled on the reverse; and dated 1928 on the gallery label on the reverse
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

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Artwork by Claude A. Simard, New Spring in Sight
Lot #61
CLAUDE A. SIMARD
New Spring in Sight

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1994 lower left; signed, titled and dated on the reverse; titled and dated to a gallery label on the reverse
36 x 48 ins ( 91.4 x 121.9 cms )

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Artwork by Horace Champagne, Books, A Rose & Antique Goblet
Lot #62
HORACE CHAMPAGNE
Books, A Rose & Antique Goblet

pastel
signed lower right; titled and dated “February 1992” on an artist label on the reverse
7 x 5 ins ( 17.8 x 12.7 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized: $570.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Pierre Duval, Nature morte (Cinq à Sept)
Lot #63
PIERRE DUVAL
Nature morte (Cinq à Sept)

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1959 lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
16 x 19.5 ins ( 40.6 x 49.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $480.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Willard Morse Mitchell, A Quiet Little Cove, St. Lawrence River near Montreal; Looking Towards Gaspé from Cap-Aux-Os, P.Q.; Beautiful Lac Lavallée at Val Morin Station, P.Q.
Lot #64
WILLARD MORSE MITCHELL
A Quiet Little Cove, St. Lawrence River near Montreal; Looking Towards Gaspé from Cap-Aux-Os, P.Q.; Beautiful Lac Lavallée at Val Morin Station, P.Q.

three watercolours
- “A Quiet Little Cove, St. Lawrence River near Montreal” (signed lower left; titled on the reverse);
- “Looking Towards Gaspé from Cap-Aux-Os, P.Q.” (signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1949 on the reverse);
- “Beautiful Lac Lavallée at Val Morin Station, P.Q.” (signed lower right; signed titled and dated 1949 on the reverse);
each 2.25 x 3 ins. [sight]

2.25 x 3 ins ( 5.7 x 7.6 cms ) ( sight (each) )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $600.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Willard Morse Mitchell, Moonlight View of Christ Church Cathedral, Montreal; Mountains Shawled in Snow, Montebello, P.Q.; Two Stone Towers, Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal
Lot #65
WILLARD MORSE MITCHELL
Moonlight View of Christ Church Cathedral, Montreal; Mountains Shawled in Snow, Montebello, P.Q.; Two Stone Towers, Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal

three watercolours
- “Moonlight View of Christ Church Cathedral, Montreal” (signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse - 3.25 x 2.25 ins. [sight]);
- “Mountains Shawled in Snow, Montebello, P.Q.” (signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1949 on the reverse - 2.25 x 3.25 ins. [sight]);
- “Two Stone Towers, Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal” (signed lower right; titled on the reverse - 2.25 x 3.25 ins. [sight])

2.25 x 3.25 ins ( 5.7 x 8.3 cms ) ( sight (each) )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $660.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Giuseppe Di Leo, Sketch for Two Figures in an Arbour
Lot #66
GIUSEPPE DI LEO
Sketch for Two Figures in an Arbour

pencil and wash on paper
signed and dated 1989 twice lower right
24.75 x 19 ins ( 62.9 x 48.3 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Philip Henry Howard Surrey, Maurice (Rocket) Richard
Lot #67
PHILIP HENRY HOWARD SURREY
Maurice (Rocket) Richard

charcoal, coloured pencil and watercolour
signed, titled and dated 1959 lower right; titled “Rocket” and with estate stamp on the reverse
8.75 x 11.5 ins ( 22.2 x 29.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $1,140.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Jean-Guy Desrosiers, Château Frontenac
Lot #68
JEAN-GUY DESROSIERS
Château Frontenac

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

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Artwork by Mary Evelyn Wrinch, The Valley of the St. Lawrence, St. Joachim
Lot #69
MARY EVELYN WRINCH
The Valley of the St. Lawrence, St. Joachim

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and titled on a label on the reverse
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by George Franklin Arbuckle, Lac Superior near St. Jovite, PQ
Lot #70
GEORGE FRANKLIN ARBUCKLE
Lac Superior near St. Jovite, PQ

oil on canvas on board
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Eric Riordon, The Last Sunbeams, Laurentians (North River)
Lot #71
ERIC RIORDON
The Last Sunbeams, Laurentians (North River)

oil on canvas, laid on board
signed lower right; titled on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $2,280.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Armand Tatossian, Village in Winter
Lot #72
ARMAND TATOSSIAN
Village in Winter

oil on board
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $510.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Thomas Keith Roberts, Saguenay Poplars
Lot #73
THOMAS KEITH ROBERTS
Saguenay Poplars

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on the artist’s label on the reverse
15.75 x 19.75 ins ( 40 x 50.2 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Oscar  de Lall, River Landscape
Lot #74
OSCAR DE LALL
River Landscape

oil on board
signed lower right; dated “December 9, 1971” on the reverse of the frame
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $300.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Andrew Wilkie Kilgour, Lachine Canal, Montreal
Lot #75
ANDREW WILKIE KILGOUR
Lachine Canal, Montreal

oil on board
signed lower right; titled on the reverse; titled and dated c. 1914 on the framing plaque
10.5 x 14.5 ins ( 26.7 x 36.8 cms )

This sale is now closed.

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