Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art

You are viewing artwork which was included in the Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art, which took place on Monday, November 22nd. The posted prices include the 20% Buyer's Premium and works marked “Sale Closed” remain available for possible after-sale purchase. Further details regarding buying with Cowley Abbott can be found by referring to our Conditions of Sale and the "How to Purchase" page.

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Fishermen Cleaning Catch, Bay of Quinte
Lot #1
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Fishermen Cleaning Catch, Bay of Quinte

oil on board
with sketch of “Cattle Watering” on the reverse
13.75 x 17 ins ( 34.9 x 43.2 cms )

Sold for $3,120.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Tilling the Land with a Three-Horse Hitch
Lot #2
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Tilling the Land with a Three-Horse Hitch

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

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

Artwork by John William Beatty, Early Spring, Algonquin Park
Lot #3
JOHN WILLIAM BEATTY
Early Spring, Algonquin Park

oil on board
signed lower left
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Sold for $168,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, Autumn Colour
Lot #4
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
Autumn Colour

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
8 x 5.75 ins ( 20.3 x 14.6 cms )

Sale closed.

Artwork by Randolph Stanley Hewton, Quebec Village in Winter
Lot #5
RANDOLPH STANLEY HEWTON
Quebec Village in Winter

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed on a label on the reverse of the frame
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

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

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Near Kincardine
Lot #6
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Near Kincardine

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1968 on the reverse
9.5 x 11.25 ins ( 24.1 x 28.6 cms )

Sold for $40,800.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Morning, St. Tite des Caps
Lot #7
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Morning, St. Tite des Caps

oil on panel
signed lower right; signed on the reverse; signed and titled on the reverse of the framing
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Sold for $55,200.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Woodland
Lot #8
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Woodland

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, incribed “Ospringe” on a label on the backing card; titled on a label on the backing card
12 x 15 ins ( 30.5 x 38.1 cms )

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

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Onward Ranch Landscape
Lot #9
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Onward Ranch Landscape

double-sided oil on board
signed lower right; a landscape with a winding path and tall trees on the reverse
10.5 x 13.5 ins ( 26.7 x 34.3 cms )

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

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, Beach Crowd
Lot #10
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Beach Crowd

oil on canvas
signed lower right
36 x 48 ins ( 91.4 x 121.9 cms )

Sold for $108,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Paul-Vanier Beaulieu, Still Life with Tomatoes
Lot #11
PAUL-VANIER BEAULIEU
Still Life with Tomatoes

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1948 lower right; signed on the reverse
28.5 x 23.5 ins ( 72.4 x 59.7 cms )

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

Artwork by Tony Scherman, Untitled (Still Life)
Lot #12
TONY SCHERMAN
Untitled (Still Life)

oil and encaustic on canvas
signed and dated 2001 on the reverse; unframed
40 x 45 ins ( 101.6 x 114.3 cms )

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

Artwork by William Goodridge Roberts, Cyclamen on Table
Lot #13
WILLIAM GOODRIDGE ROBERTS
Cyclamen on Table

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled on labels on the reverse
38 x 30.25 ins ( 96.5 x 76.8 cms )

Sold for $15,600.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Jean Paul Riopelle, Sans titre (circa 1959)
Lot #14
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
Sans titre (circa 1959)

oil on canvas
inscribed “24” on the reverse; catalogue raisonne #1959.053H.V1959
34 x 39 ins ( 86.4 x 99.1 cms )

Sold for $504,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Christian Marcel Barbeau, Rétine Ying Yang
Lot #15
CHRISTIAN MARCEL BARBEAU
Rétine Ying Yang

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1966 on the reverse
54 x 54 ins ( 137.2 x 137.2 cms )

Sold for $60,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Purple, Lime, Brown
Lot #16
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Purple, Lime, Brown

oil on canvas
titled and dated “1965 March” on the reverse
72 x 69 ins ( 182.9 x 175.3 cms )

Sold for $432,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by William Ronald, Sabi
Lot #17
WILLIAM RONALD
Sabi

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1958 upper left; signed lower left; signed, titled, dated “18/11/58” and inscribed with Kootz Gallery Inventory Number “R-69” on the reverse

60 x 70 ins ( 152.4 x 177.8 cms )

Sale closed.

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, Interior
Lot #18
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Interior

oil on canvas
signed lower right
40 x 48 ins ( 101.6 x 121.9 cms )

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

Artwork by Doris Jean McCarthy, Reflections in the Melt Water
Lot #19
DORIS JEAN MCCARTHY
Reflections in the Melt Water

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; dated “840722” (July 22, 1984) on the reverse
36 x 48 ins ( 91.4 x 121.9 cms )

Sold for $66,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Kim Dorland, Alley
Lot #20
KIM DORLAND
Alley

oil and acrylic on canvas mounted to board
signed, titled and dated 2006 on the reverse; signed, titled and dated 2006 along the upper edge; unframed
60 x 48 ins ( 152.4 x 121.9 cms )

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

Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art

Monday, November 22nd at 7:00 pm EST
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