Canadian & International Art

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Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Sawmill, Plainfield
Lot #16
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Sawmill, Plainfield

oil on canvas laid down on board
signed lower left; titled in graphite on the paper backing
10.5 x 14 ins ( 26.7 x 35.6 cms )

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

Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by William Goodridge Roberts, Landscape
Lot #11
WILLIAM GOODRIDGE ROBERTS
Landscape

oil on board
signed lower right
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Next bid is: $1,800.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alan Caswell Collier, Gnat Pass, On the Arctic Watershed, South of Dease Lake, B.C.
Lot #7
ALAN CASWELL COLLIER
Gnat Pass, On the Arctic Watershed, South of Dease Lake, B.C.

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse, titled on the artist’s label and gallery label on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Current bid: $2,000.00
Next bid is: $2,200.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Bruno Joseph Bobak, Late Summer Evening
Lot #1
BRUNO JOSEPH BOBAK
Late Summer Evening

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
22 x 30 ins ( 55.9 x 76.2 cms )

Estimated: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Next bid is: $4,000.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by William Goodridge Roberts, To Joan for Christmas
Lot #4
WILLIAM GOODRIDGE ROBERTS
To Joan for Christmas

oil on canvas, on board
signed lower right; titled and dated 1955 on the reverse
32 x 48 ins ( 81.3 x 121.9 cms )

Estimated: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Next bid is: $4,000.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, Screen of Spruce
Lot #3
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
Screen of Spruce

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse, titled on a gallery label on the backing on the reverse
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms )

Estimated: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Next bid is: $4,500.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Doris Jean McCarthy, Christina Maria & Escort
Lot #8
DORIS JEAN MCCARTHY
Christina Maria & Escort

oil on panel
signed lower right; inscribed 860415 on the reverse, titled and dated on a gallery label on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Next bid is: $2,000.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, The Horse
Lot #5
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
The Horse

oil on board
signed lower right; signed (twice), dated 1943, inscribed “Toronto” (twice) and “Haliburton, Ont.” on the reverse; signed and titled on a label on the reverse
8.5 x 11 ins ( 21.6 x 27.9 cms )

Estimated: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Current bid: $4,500.00
Next bid is: $4,700.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frank Shirley Panabaker, Shoreline Landscape
Lot #20
FRANK SHIRLEY PANABAKER
Shoreline Landscape

oil on board
signed lower right
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

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

Next bid is: $900.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frederick Simpson Coburn, Young Boy and Monkey
Lot #20A
FREDERICK SIMPSON COBURN
Young Boy and Monkey

tempera and gouache on card
signed lower right
27.5 x 19.75 ins ( 69.9 x 50.2 cms )

Estimated: $2,200.00$1,800.00 - $2,200.00

Next bid is: $900.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alan Caswell Collier, Rock Mountain, B.C., South of Bridesville
Lot #9
ALAN CASWELL COLLIER
Rock Mountain, B.C., South of Bridesville

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Current bid: $2,200.00
Next bid is: $2,400.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Winter Landscape with River
Lot #6
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Winter Landscape with River

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

Estimated: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Next bid is: $2,600.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Thomas Keith Roberts, Sous Le Cap
Lot #12
THOMAS KEITH ROBERTS
Sous Le Cap

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1969 on the reverse
36.25 x 24 ins ( 92.1 x 61 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Current bid: $1,600.00
Next bid is: $1,700.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Thomas Keith Roberts, Lowville
Lot #17
THOMAS KEITH ROBERTS
Lowville

oil on masonite
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
16 x 24 ins ( 40.6 x 61 cms )

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

Current bid: $800.00
Next bid is: $850.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by George Thomson, The Birch Screen (Lake of Bays)
Lot #18
GEORGE THOMSON
The Birch Screen (Lake of Bays)

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

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

Current bid: $800.00
Next bid is: $850.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Robert Wakeham Pilot, Thonier, Concarneau
Lot #2
ROBERT WAKEHAM PILOT
Thonier, Concarneau

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed and titled ”Thonnier (sic) Concarneau” on the stretcher
18 x 24.25 ins ( 45.7 x 61.6 cms )

Estimated: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00

Next bid is: $4,500.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Thomas Mower Martin, Cattle Watering by the Stream
Lot #14
THOMAS MOWER MARTIN
Cattle Watering by the Stream

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1897 lower right
23 x 35 ins ( 58.4 x 88.9 cms )

Estimated: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Next bid is: $1,000.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Thomas Mower Martin, Haystacks
Lot #19
THOMAS MOWER MARTIN
Haystacks

oil on canvas
signed and indistinctly dated lower left
23.25 x 35 ins ( 59.1 x 88.9 cms )

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

Next bid is: $700.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Thomas Ackermann, Frustrated Artist on His Way to Work (Thinking of Francis Bacon)
Lot #10
THOMAS ACKERMANN
Frustrated Artist on His Way to Work (Thinking of Francis Bacon)

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 2014 on the reverse; unframed
55.5 x 48.25 ins ( 141 x 122.6 cms )

Estimated: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Next bid is: $1,500.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frank Charles Hennessey, Reflections
Lot #15
FRANK CHARLES HENNESSEY
Reflections

pastel on paper, laid down on card
signed and dated 1941 lower right; titled on an artist label on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms ) ( sheet )

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

Next bid is: $900.00

Closes August 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

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