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July Auction of Works on Paper, Prints & Books (Online Auction)
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Artwork by Douglas Walker, Untitled
Lot #205
DOUGLAS WALKER
Untitled

oil on paper
20 x 32 ins ( 50.8 x 81.3 cms ) ( support )

Estimated: $1,200.00$900.00 - $1,200.00

Next bid is: $700.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Joseph Francis Plaskett, Floral Still Life
Lot #206
JOSEPH FRANCIS PLASKETT
Floral Still Life

pastel on paper, laid down on card
signed and indistinctly dated lower right
18.75 x 24.5 ins ( 47.6 x 62.2 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Current bid: $325.00
Next bid is: $350.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Claude Le Sauteur, Le scabreux; L’humour noir; Le ridicule
Lot #207
CLAUDE LE SAUTEUR
Le scabreux; L’humour noir; Le ridicule

three serigraphs
“Le scabreux” (signed, titled and numbered 18/250 in pencil in the lower margin); “L’humour noir” (signed, titled and numbered 21/250); “Le ridicule” (colour lithograph, signed, titled and numbered 13/250 in pencil in the lower margin); all with Atelier André Lemieux stamp; all unframed; all accompanied by certificate of authenticity from Atelier André Lemieux
21.75 x 14.75 ins ( 55.2 x 37.5 cms )

Estimated: $500.00$400.00 - $500.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Barker Fairley, Portrait of a Lady
Lot #208
BARKER FAIRLEY
Portrait of a Lady

colour lithograph with book
signed and numbered 59/150 in pencil in the lower margin; unframed;
sold together with “Barker Fairley: Portraits” (Gary Michael Dault, Methuen Publications, Agincourt, Ontario, 1981); signed by the artist and numbered 59/150 on the inside front page; accompanied by a booklet by G.M. Dault detailing the project; housed in original linen box
30 x 22.5 ins ( 76.2 x 57.2 cms )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Tony Scherman, Jocasta
Lot #209
TONY SCHERMAN
Jocasta

giclee reproduction
signed and numbered 65/75 lower right
23.5 x 27.25 ins ( 59.7 x 69.2 cms )

Estimated: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Louis de Niverville, The Studio
Lot #210
LOUIS DE NIVERVILLE
The Studio

mixed media on paper
signed and dated 1978 lower right
25 x 37.75 ins ( 63.5 x 95.9 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alan Belcher, Close-Up Plus (1988)
Lot #211
ALAN BELCHER
Close-Up Plus (1988)

colour photograph
29.5 x 39.5 ins ( 74.9 x 100.3 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Mashel Teitelbaum, Poplars
Lot #212
MASHEL TEITELBAUM
Poplars

acrylic on paper
signed and dated ‘76 lower right; titled and dated to a label on the reverse
14 x 10.25 ins ( 35.6 x 26 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Current bid: $100.00
Next bid is: $125.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Henry John Simpkins, Market Scene
Lot #213
HENRY JOHN SIMPKINS
Market Scene

watercolour
signed lower right
19 x 26 ins ( 48.3 x 66 cms )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Six Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #214
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Six Canadian Art Reference Books

six books
- ”Painting Place: The Life and Work of David B. Milne” (David P. Silcox, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1996);
- “Reflections in a Quiet Pool: The Prints of David Milne” (Rosemarie Tovell, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1980);
- “Jock Macdonald” (Joyce Zemans, Canadian Artist Series, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1985);
- “Paul-Émile Borduas” (François-Marc Gagnon, Canadian Artist Series, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1976);
- “The Logic of Ecstasy: Canadian Mystical Painting, 1920-1940” (Ann Davis, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1992);
- “Alex Colville: Diary of a War Artist” (Graham Metson and Cheryl Lean [compiled], Nimbus Publishing Ltd., Halifax, 1981)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00

Next bid is: $80.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Paul Duval “Leo Mol”; Leo Mol “Judy” and “Lora” lithographs
Lot #215
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Paul Duval “Leo Mol”; Leo Mol “Judy” and “Lora” lithographs

book with two prints
Paul Duval, “Leo Mol”, Loch Gallery, Winnipeg, 1982; signed by the author and artist on the frontispage, with inscription from Leo Mol; includes
“Judy” (print, signed, titled and numbered 117/165 in pencil in the lower margin, 11.5 x 9 inches sheet size);
“Lora” (print, signed, titled and numbered 117/165 in pencil in the lower margin, 11.5 x 9 inches); both in original case; both unframed
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00

Current bid: $50.00
Next bid is: $75.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Three Volumes on Cubism
Lot #216
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Three Volumes on Cubism

three books
“Indelible Miro: Aquatints, Drawings, Drypoints, Etchings, Lithographs, Book
Illustrations, Posters” by Yvon Taillandier, 1972;
“Picasso’s Posters,” compiled by Christopher Czwiklitzer, 1970/71;
“Verve: The Ultimate Review of Art ad Literature (1937-1960)” by Michel Anthonioz,1987.
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00

Next bid is: $100.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Sixteen Books on Poster Arts
Lot #217
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Sixteen Books on Poster Arts

sixteen books
-The Modern Poster by Stuart Wrede, Museum of Modern Art exhibition, NY, 1988.
-Posters of the Belle Epoque: The Wine Spectator Collection by Jack Rennert, 1990.
-Paris 1900: The Art of the Poster by Hermann Schardt, 1987.
-American Art Posters of the 1800s in the Meropolitan Museum of Art, including the
Leonard A. Lauder Collection by David W. Kiehl, 1987.
-Rare Posters [Poster Auctions International, Inc.] for Rennert’s Gallery, 2018.
-Das Fruhe Plakat in Europa und den USA, Band 1: Grossbritannien Vereinigte Staaten
Van Nordamerika, by Ruth Malhotra, Heinz Peters, and Christina Thon, 1973.
-Das Fruhe Plakat in Europa und den USA, Band 2: Frankreich und Belgien, by Ruth
Malhotra, Heinz Peters, and Christina Thon, 1977.
-Belle Epoque Posters & Graphics, by Victor Arwas, 1978. -American Poster Renaissance: The Great Age of Poster Design, 1890-1900 by Victor
Margolin, 1975. -American Posters of the Turn of the Century by Carolyn Keay, 1975.
-Affiches d’Azur: 100 ans d’Affiches de la Cote d’Azur et de Monaco by Charles Martini
de Chateaunuef, 1992.
-Affiches et Art Plublicitaire by A. Weill, 1987.
-First Ladies of the Poster: The Gold Collection by Laura Gold, introduction by Jack
Rennert, 1998
-The Poster: A Worlwide Survey and History by Alain Weill, 1985.
-The Poster in History by Max Gallo, 1972. -Posters of Health by Marine Robert-Sterkendries, 1996.
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Next bid is: $100.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Nine Books
Lot #218
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Nine Books

nine books
“Reflected Lights: Frank Panabaker - His Story in Words and Pictures” (Frank Panabaker, The Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1957);
“Firestone Art Collection” (Ontario Heritage Foundation, McGraw-Hill Ryerson, Limited, Canada, 1978);
“Atma Buddhi Manas: The Later Work of Lawren S. Harris” (Dennis Reid, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, 1985); “David Milne” (ed. Ian Thom, Douglas & McIntyre, 1991);
“The McMichael Canadian Collection” (McMichael Canadian Collection, Kleinburg, 1979);
“A.J. Casson (Canadian Artists 1)” (Margaret Gray, Margaret Rand, Lois Steen, Gage Publishing, 1976);
“A to Z of Canadian Art, Artists & Art Terms” (Blake McKendry, Kingston, 1997);
“The History of Painting in Canada: Toward a People’s Art” (Barry Lord, NC Press, Toronto, 1974);
“Contemporary Canadian Painting” (William Withrow, McLelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto, 1972)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Next bid is: $150.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Nine Art Reference Books
Lot #219
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Nine Art Reference Books

nine books
- “Sorel Etrog: Sculpture” (William J. Withrow, Wilfeld Publishing Ltd., Toronto, 1967);
- “Marc-Aurèle Fortin: un maître inconnu” (René Buisson, Musée Marc-Aurèle Fortin, Montreal, 1995);
- “Leonard Hutchinson, People’s Artist: Ten Years of Struggle, 1930-1940” (Lynn Hutchinson Brown [ed.] N.C. Press, Toronto, 1974, signed by the artist on the title page)
- “Etched in Stone: The Life and Prints of Ernst Neumann” (Brian I. Oickle, Montreal Print Collectors Society, 2004, signed by the author on the title page);
- “Hall’s Dictionary of Subjects & Symbols in Art” (James Hall, John Murray Ltd., London, 1975);
-”Beyond the Pines: Homer Watson and the Contemporary Canadian Landscape” (Art Gallery of Mississauga, 2015);
- “Ozias Leduc: Signatures” (Paul Gladu, Broquet Editions, Ottawa, 1989);
- “Ozias Leduc: Symbolist and Religious Painting” (National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1974);
- “The Restorer’s Handbook of Easel Painting” (Gilberte Emile-Mâle, Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1976)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00

Next bid is: $80.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

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