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July Auction of Works on Paper, Prints & Books (Online Auction)
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Artwork by Marcel Dzama, Untitled (Two Figures with a Creature)
Lot #160
MARCEL DZAMA
Untitled (Two Figures with a Creature)

mixed media on paper
signed lower right
11 x 8.5 ins ( 27.9 x 21.6 cms ) ( sheet )

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

Current bid: $1,300.00
Next bid is: $1,400.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Ted Harrison, Family; The Last Horizon (book)
Lot #161
TED HARRISON
Family; The Last Horizon (book)

colour serigraph; book
-”The Last Horizon: Ted Harrison” (Merritt Publishing Co. Ltd., Toronto and Vancouver, 1980 - signed and numbered A.P. 12/25)
-including ”Family” (colour serigraph, signed, dated 1981 and numbered A.P. 12/20 in the lower margin - 13 x 10.75 ins. [sheet], unframed);
13 x 10.75 ins ( 33 x 27.3 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $175.00$125.00 - $175.00

Current bid: $275.00
Next bid is: $300.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Davidialuk Alasua Amittu, Winter Igloo
Lot #162
DAVIDIALUK ALASUA AMITTU
Winter Igloo

stonecut
inscribed “Davidialuk/Louise Quatsalik”, titled, dated 1978, numbered 32/40, inscribed “Povungnituk” and inscribed in syllabics in the lower margin
7.5 x 9.5 ins ( 19.1 x 24.1 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $125.00$75.00 - $125.00

Current bid: $50.00
Next bid is: $75.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Davidialuk Alasua Amittu, Owl
Lot #163
DAVIDIALUK ALASUA AMITTU
Owl

stonecut
inscribed “Davidialuk/Louise Quatsalik”, titled, dated 1978, numbered 32/40, inscribed “Povungnituk” and inscribed in syllabics in the lower margin
4.5 x 6.5 ins ( 11.4 x 16.5 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $125.00$75.00 - $125.00

Current bid: $50.00
Next bid is: $75.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Peter Mellen, Landmarks of Canadian Art
Lot #164
PETER MELLEN
Landmarks of Canadian Art


book with colour lithograph by Napachie Pootoogook
McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1978, signed by the author and numbered 13/150; with a lithograph by Napachie Pootoogook enclosed (”Inuksuit”, signed, titled, inscribed “Dorset, 1978” and numbered 13/135); presented within the original slipcover
15 x 18.25 x 3 ins ( 38.1 x 46.4 x 7.6 cms )

Estimated: $200.00$150.00 - $200.00

Next bid is: $100.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Pitaloosie Saila, Nelenait
Lot #165
PITALOOSIE SAILA
Nelenait

stonecut
signed, titled, dated 1973, numbered and inscribed “Cape Dorset” in the lower margin
21 x 31.25 ins ( 53.3 x 79.4 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Next bid is: $350.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jack Beder, Fisherman’s Sheds and Wharf, N.S.; Elevators, Montreal Harbour, 1929
Lot #166
JACK BEDER
Fisherman’s Sheds and Wharf, N.S.; Elevators, Montreal Harbour, 1929


“Fisherman’s Sheds and Wharf, N.S.” (watercolour mounted to card, signed lower right; titled and dated 1950 on the reverse, 17.5 x 24 inches);
“Elevators, Montreal Harbour, 1929” (gouache on paper, signed lower right; titled and dated 1929 on the reverse, 18.25 x 24.25 inches);
both unframed
18.25 x 24 ins ( 46.4 x 61 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Rodolphe Duguay, Le Benedicite; Le quêteux
Lot #167
RODOLPHE DUGUAY
Le Benedicite; Le quêteux

pair of woodblock prints
each signed and titled within the margin of the plate; each unframed (affixed to supports)
7.5 x 8.5 ins ( 19.1 x 21.6 cms ) ( largest )

Estimated: $450.00$350.00 - $450.00

Next bid is: $250.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Rodolphe Duguay, L’épouvantail; Le four
Lot #168
RODOLPHE DUGUAY
L’épouvantail; Le four

pair of woodblock prints
each signed and titled within the margin of the plate; each unframed (affixed to supports)
7.5 x 8.25 ins ( 19.1 x 21 cms ) ( largest )

Estimated: $450.00$350.00 - $450.00

Next bid is: $250.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Rodolphe Duguay, Sur le St. Maurice, 21 avril 1936
Lot #169
RODOLPHE DUGUAY
Sur le St. Maurice, 21 avril 1936

colour woodblock
signed, titled and dated “21 avril 1936” in the lower margin
10.5 x 13 ins ( 26.7 x 33 cms ) ( image )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Untitled
Lot #170
CARL BEAM
Untitled

mixed media on arches paper
signed lower right; unframed
30.5 x 22.5 ins ( 77.5 x 57.2 cms ) ( sheet )

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

Current bid: $800.00
Next bid is: $850.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Sitting Bull
Lot #171
CARL BEAM
Sitting Bull

mixed media on arches paper
signed lower right and titled within the upper right composition; unframed
30.5 x 22.75 ins ( 77.5 x 57.8 cms )

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

Next bid is: $800.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Kim Adams, Three Drawings
Lot #172
KIM ADAMS
Three Drawings

three ink drawings
“Untitled”, ink on paper, dated “Jan 29th, 86” lower right with artist notations within the composition (”Hydraulic Ladder”, “Intrasport”);

“Untitled”, ink on paper, dated “September 7th, 86” lower right with artist notations within the compositon (including “Car Lights On”, “Out Liner”, “Trash Can 3”, “’Real Fear’ or Leisure”, “Hockey Mask”, “Mirrors” and others which are not distinctly legible)

“Untitled”, ink on paper (fading evident within the composition)
13.25 x 9.75 ins ( 33.7 x 24.8 cms ) ( each sight )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Gordon Appelbe Smith, Seascape; Three Apples; Two Apples on Plate
Lot #173
GORDON APPELBE SMITH
Seascape; Three Apples; Two Apples on Plate

portfolio of three lithographs
-“Seascape” (lithograph, 16 x18 ins. [sheet], signed and numbered 76/100 in the lower margin);
-“Three Apples” (lithograph, 16 x18 ins. [sheet], signed and numbered 76/100 in the lower margin);
-“Two Apples on Plate” (lithograph, 16 x18 ins. [sheet], signed and numbered 76/100 in the lower margin);
in a portfolio sleeve, all unframed
16 x 18 ins ( 40.6 x 45.7 cms ) ( each sheet )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Current bid: $425.00
Next bid is: $450.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Peter Alfred Harris, Reclining Nude
Lot #174
PETER ALFRED HARRIS
Reclining Nude

mixed media on paper
signed and dated 1969 lower right
21 x 26.75 ins ( 53.3 x 67.9 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $150.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

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