Auction Catalogue

Fall Auction of Important Canadian Art (Live Auction)
These works of art are included in our upcoming auction. Artwork offered through our auctions is subject to our conditions of sale.

Artwork by Bernice Fenwick Martin, Village in Winter
Lot #1
BERNICE FENWICK MARTIN
Village in Winter

oil on canvas
signed lower left
20.25 x 25.75 ins ( 51.4 x 65.4 cms )

Sold for $2,360.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Winter Mill Landscape
Lot #2
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Winter Mill Landscape

oil on canvas
signed lower left
20 x 26 ins ( 50.8 x 66 cms )

Sold for $4,484.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, St. Lawrence Market
Lot #3
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
St. Lawrence Market

oil on canvas
signed lower right; estate stamp on the reverse
20 x 25 ins ( 50.8 x 63.5 cms )

Sold for $23,600.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Frederick Nicholas Loveroff, York Mills
Lot #4
FREDERICK NICHOLAS LOVEROFF
York Mills

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Sold for $4,012.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by John Geoffrey Caruthers Little, Patinore Pointe St. Charles, rue Grand Trunk
Lot #6
JOHN GEOFFREY CARUTHERS LITTLE
Patinore Pointe St. Charles, rue Grand Trunk

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 2013 on the stretcher
12 x 18 ins ( 30.5 x 45.7 cms )

Sold for $9,440.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Farm at Avoca, Quebec
Lot #7
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Farm at Avoca, Quebec

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled, dated “Oct. 1966” and inscribed “canvas 16 x 20” on the reverse
10.5 x 13.5 ins ( 26.7 x 34.3 cms ) ( each subject )

Sold for $14,160.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by John William Beatty, Three Mile Lake, near Burk’s Falls
Lot #8
JOHN WILLIAM BEATTY
Three Mile Lake, near Burk’s Falls

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1934 lower right; titled on the reverse
25 x 29 ins ( 63.5 x 73.7 cms )

Sold for $11,800.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by André Charles Biéler, The Market Stall
Lot #11
ANDRÉ CHARLES BIÉLER
The Market Stall

oil on board
signed lower left; titled and dated “Sept. 1946” on the artist’s label on the reverse
16.5 x 20.25 ins ( 41.9 x 51.4 cms )

Sold for $29,500.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Lucy Qinnuayuak, Large Bear
Lot #12
LUCY QINNUAYUAK
Large Bear

colour stonecut
titled, dated 1961, inscribed “Lucy”, “Cape Dorset, Baffin Island, N.W.T.” and numbered 38/50 in the lower margin
22 x 29.5 ins ( 55.9 x 74.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $11,210.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, The Burgeo Whale: A Whale for the Killing
Lot #13
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
The Burgeo Whale: A Whale for the Killing

colour etching and aquatint
signed, titled, dated 1973 and inscribed “artist’s proof” in the lower margin
19.75 x 15.75 ins ( 50.2 x 40 cms ) ( plate )

Sold for $8,850.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Sybil Andrews, In Full Cry
Lot #14
SYBIL ANDREWS
In Full Cry

colour linocut, laid on card
signed, titled and numbered 34/50 upper right
11.5 x 16.5 ins ( 29.2 x 41.9 cms )

Sold for $12,980.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Takao Tanabe, Autumn Foothills
Lot #16
TAKAO TANABE
Autumn Foothills

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1983 lower right; signed, titled, dated “3/83” and inscribed “Errington” on the reverse
26 x 72 ins ( 66 x 182.9 cms )

Sold for $37,760.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Christian Marcel Barbeau, Paris 72
Lot #18
CHRISTIAN MARCEL BARBEAU
Paris 72

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1972 on the reverse
25.5 x 31.75 ins ( 64.8 x 80.6 cms )

Sold for $5,900.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Jean Albert McEwen, Rose traversant les jaunes
Lot #19
JEAN ALBERT MCEWEN
Rose traversant les jaunes

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1978 lower right; titled on the reverse
88 x 68 ins ( 223.5 x 172.7 cms )

Sold for $88,500.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Jean Paul Lemieux, Basse messe, dimanche
Lot #20
JEAN PAUL LEMIEUX
Basse messe, dimanche

oil on canvas
signed, titled “Basse Messe” and dated 1983 lower left; inscribed “Dimanche” on the stretcher
39 x 92 ins ( 99.1 x 233.7 cms )

Sold for $330,400.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Autumn Woodland, Combermere
Lot #22
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Autumn Woodland, Combermere

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
12 x 15 ins ( 30.5 x 38.1 cms )

Sold for $21,240.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Kazuo Nakamura, Spectral Suspension
Lot #24
KAZUO NAKAMURA
Spectral Suspension

oil on canvas
37 x 31 ins ( 94 x 78.7 cms )

Sold for $17,700.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Clarence Alphonse Gagnon, La Mare, Baie St. Paul, 1920
Lot #26
CLARENCE ALPHONSE GAGNON
La Mare, Baie St. Paul, 1920

oil on panel
certified by Lucile Rodier Gagnon (no.358) on a label on the reverse
4.75 x 7 ins ( 12.1 x 17.8 cms )

Sold for $23,600.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Gordon Appelbe Smith, West Coast #2 (1974)
Lot #28
GORDON APPELBE SMITH
West Coast #2 (1974)

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled, inscribed “April” and stamped with the artist’s name on the stretcher; dated 1974 on the gallery label on the reverse
56 x 65 ins ( 142.2 x 165.1 cms )

Sold for $40,120.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, Old Elms
Lot #30
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
Old Elms

tempera on card
signed and dated 1919 lower right
5.75 x 5 ins ( 14.6 x 12.7 cms )

Sold for $8,850.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Auction Information


Live Auction

Tuesday, November 19th at 7:00 pm

Gardiner Museum

111 Queen's Park, Toronto (map)

Please note: During the auction, artwork

on offer will be presented via projected slides.


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Cowley Abbott Gallery

326 Dundas Street West, Toronto (map)


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