Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art

You are viewing artwork included in the Cowley Abbott Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art, taking place on Wednesday, June 15th at Toronto's Globe & Mail Centre. In-Person, Absentee, Telephone and Real-Time Online Bidding is available to collectors for participation in this auction. Purchased artwork is subject to the 20% Buyer's Premium (21% if purchased via Auction Mobility's interface) and applicable taxes. 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 Jean Albert McEwen, Auto-portrait ocre et rouge #6
Lot #50
JEAN ALBERT MCEWEN
Auto-portrait ocre et rouge #6

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1980 on the reverse
70 x 50 ins ( 177.8 x 127 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Cornelius Krieghoff, French Canadian Habitants Playing at Cards
Lot #23
CORNELIUS KRIEGHOFF
French Canadian Habitants Playing at Cards

oil on canvas
signed lower left
14 x 20 ins ( 35.6 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $200,000.00$100,000.00 - $200,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Saint-Tite-des-Caps
Lot #16
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Saint-Tite-des-Caps

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed, titled, dated “April 1946” and inscribed “Studio Building; Severn St.,Toronto” on the stretcher
19 x 24 ins ( 48.3 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $120,000.00$80,000.00 - $120,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, Bide-A-Wee Cottage in Honey Harbour, Georgian Bay
Lot #86
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
Bide-A-Wee Cottage in Honey Harbour, Georgian Bay

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1920 lower right
25 x 36 ins ( 63.5 x 91.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Arthur Henry Howard Heming, Nearing a Fur Post
Lot #54
ARTHUR HENRY HOWARD HEMING
Nearing a Fur Post

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed and titled on the stretcher
35 x 45 ins ( 88.9 x 114.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Gordon Appelbe Smith, M.G.T. #4
Lot #25
GORDON APPELBE SMITH
M.G.T. #4

oil on canvas
signed lower right; stamped signature and titled on the reverse
56 x 65 ins ( 142.2 x 165.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Mill Lake, Parry Sound
Lot #32
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Mill Lake, Parry Sound

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on a label on the reverse
9.25 x 11.25 ins ( 23.5 x 28.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $60,000.00$40,000.00 - $60,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Gershon Iskowitz, Night Blue Red - B
Lot #6
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
Night Blue Red - B

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1981 on the reverse
54 x 45 ins ( 137.2 x 114.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $45,000.00$35,000.00 - $45,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Unionville Church, Winter
Lot #1
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Unionville Church, Winter

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1944 lower right
20 x 26 ins ( 50.8 x 66 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Homer Ransford Watson, The Cottage by the Pond
Lot #62
HOMER RANSFORD WATSON
The Cottage by the Pond

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1889 lower left; signed and titled on a label on the reverse
14 x 18 ins ( 35.6 x 45.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Nude in Profile
Lot #90
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Nude in Profile

oil on canvas
estate stamp on the reverse
30 x 15 ins ( 76.2 x 38.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Gershon Iskowitz, Untitled (Studies for the Umbrella)
Lot #78
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
Untitled (Studies for the Umbrella)

two oils on canvas
each unsigned; each stamped by the Gershon Iskowitz Foundation on the reverse (Inventory numbers B248A & B248B); each unframed; sold together with an umbrella from the resulting project by the artist and the Volunteer Committee, Art Gallery of Ontario

“Untitled” (B248A; purple and yellow segments): 25 ins x 30 ins; 62.5 cms x 75 cms

“Untitled” (B248B; orange, green & blue segments); 24 ins x 39 ins; 60 cms x 97.5 cms
25 x 30 ins ( 63.5 x 76.2 cms ) ( smaller canvas )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Gershon Iskowitz, Late Summer Evening
Lot #24
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
Late Summer Evening

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1962 lower right; Gershon Iskowitz Foundation stamp (Inventory #B19) on the reverse
45 x 50 ins ( 114.3 x 127 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Lagoon, Georgian Bay
Lot #63
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Lagoon, Georgian Bay

oil on panel
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated “August 1956” on the reverse
10.5 x 13.5 ins ( 26.7 x 34.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Jean-Philippe Dallaire, Les masques
Lot #10
JEAN-PHILIPPE DALLAIRE
Les masques

oil on board
signed upper centre; titled and dated 1957 on the reverse
6.5 x 16.25 ins ( 16.5 x 41.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art

Wednesday, June 15th at 7:00 pm EDT
The Globe & Mail Centre
351 King Street East, Toronto

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