La belle province (Art of Quebec)

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Artwork by Stanley Francis Turner, Champlain’s Habitation, Quebec, 1608
Lot #53
STANLEY FRANCIS TURNER
Champlain’s Habitation, Quebec, 1608

etching
signed and titled in the lower margin
6.75 x 6 ins ( 17.1 x 15.2 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized: $600.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Roger Cavalli, Untitled Figural Grouping
Lot #31
ROGER CAVALLI
Untitled Figural Grouping

mixed stone, marble and plaster
incised signature on a figure
17 x 12.75 x 18 ins ( 43.2 x 32.4 x 45.7 cms ) ( overall )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Frank Nemeth, L’été sur la plage, Beaconsfield (July on the Beach)
Lot #25
FRANK NEMETH
L’été sur la plage, Beaconsfield (July on the Beach)

oil on board
signed and dated 1979 lower left; signed, titled, dated and inscribed “No. 344” on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized: $264.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Giuseppe Di Leo, Sketch for Two Figures in an Arbour
Lot #66
GIUSEPPE DI LEO
Sketch for Two Figures in an Arbour

pencil and wash on paper
signed and dated 1989 twice lower right
24.75 x 19 ins ( 62.9 x 48.3 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Roger Cavalli, Untitled Abstract Forms
Lot #30
ROGER CAVALLI
Untitled Abstract Forms

stone and marble
incised signature on figure
22.5 x 16.25 x 21.5 ins ( 57.2 x 41.3 x 54.6 cms ) ( overall )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Frederick Bourchier Taylor, Looking Up St. Cecile Street
Lot #52
FREDERICK BOURCHIER TAYLOR
Looking Up St. Cecile Street

etching
signed, dated 1939 and inscribed “2-50 VIII S” in the lower margin
10.75 x 5 ins ( 27.3 x 12.7 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized: $450.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Francine Simonin, Sans titre (figure); Sur la plage
Lot #37
FRANCINE SIMONIN
Sans titre (figure); Sur la plage

two etchings and aquatints
- “Untitled (Figure)” - signed, dated 1966, numbered “Ep L’auteur” and inscribed “pour Jaqueline...appel toute mon Auntié” in the lower margin; 17.25 x 13.5 ins (43.8 x 34.3 cms)[plate]
- ”Sur La Plage” - signed, titled, dated 1974 and numbered 5/25 in the lower margin; 9.75 x 7.5 ins (24.8 x 19 cms)[plate];
each unframed
17.25 x 13.5 ins ( 43.8 x 34.3 cms ) ( largest plate )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized: $420.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Jacques Hurtubise, Twiggy
Lot #36
JACQUES HURTUBISE
Twiggy

colour silkscreen
signed, titled, dated 1967 and numbered 17/100 in the lower margin; unframed
39 x 17.5 ins ( 99.1 x 44.5 cms ) ( sheet )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Pierre Gendron, Géometrie 2
Lot #32
PIERRE GENDRON
Géometrie 2

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled, dated 1992 and inscribed “#15” on the reverse
40 x 30 ins ( 101.6 x 76.2 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Stanley Francis Turner, Quebec from the St. Charles; Lower Town, Quebec
Lot #54
STANLEY FRANCIS TURNER
Quebec from the St. Charles; Lower Town, Quebec

two etchings
- “Quebec from the St. Charles” (signed and titled in the lower margin - 8.5 x 10.75 ins. [plate size]);
- “Lower Town, Quebec” (signed, titled, numbered 3/50 and artist’s stamp in the lower margin - 8.5 x 6 ins. [plate size])

8.5 x 10.75 ins ( 21.6 x 27.3 cms ) ( plate size (largest) )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $780.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Armand Tatossian, Village in Winter
Lot #72
ARMAND TATOSSIAN
Village in Winter

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

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $510.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Monique Harvey, L’Annonce du marriage
Lot #39
MONIQUE HARVEY
L’Annonce du marriage

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1989 lower left; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
48 x 24 ins ( 121.9 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $1,140.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Benôit Simard, Les musiciens
Lot #38
BENÔIT SIMARD
Les musiciens

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

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $720.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Raynald Leclerc, Stoneham
Lot #7
RAYNALD LECLERC
Stoneham

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $480.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Jean-Guy Desrosiers, Château Frontenac
Lot #68
JEAN-GUY DESROSIERS
Château Frontenac

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

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Willard Morse Mitchell, A Quiet Little Cove, St. Lawrence River near Montreal; Looking Towards Gaspé from Cap-Aux-Os, P.Q.; Beautiful Lac Lavallée at Val Morin Station, P.Q.
Lot #64
WILLARD MORSE MITCHELL
A Quiet Little Cove, St. Lawrence River near Montreal; Looking Towards Gaspé from Cap-Aux-Os, P.Q.; Beautiful Lac Lavallée at Val Morin Station, P.Q.

three watercolours
- “A Quiet Little Cove, St. Lawrence River near Montreal” (signed lower left; titled on the reverse);
- “Looking Towards Gaspé from Cap-Aux-Os, P.Q.” (signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1949 on the reverse);
- “Beautiful Lac Lavallée at Val Morin Station, P.Q.” (signed lower right; signed titled and dated 1949 on the reverse);
each 2.25 x 3 ins. [sight]

2.25 x 3 ins ( 5.7 x 7.6 cms ) ( sight (each) )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $600.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Willard Morse Mitchell, Moonlight View of Christ Church Cathedral, Montreal; Mountains Shawled in Snow, Montebello, P.Q.; Two Stone Towers, Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal
Lot #65
WILLARD MORSE MITCHELL
Moonlight View of Christ Church Cathedral, Montreal; Mountains Shawled in Snow, Montebello, P.Q.; Two Stone Towers, Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal

three watercolours
- “Moonlight View of Christ Church Cathedral, Montreal” (signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse - 3.25 x 2.25 ins. [sight]);
- “Mountains Shawled in Snow, Montebello, P.Q.” (signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1949 on the reverse - 2.25 x 3.25 ins. [sight]);
- “Two Stone Towers, Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal” (signed lower right; titled on the reverse - 2.25 x 3.25 ins. [sight])

2.25 x 3.25 ins ( 5.7 x 8.3 cms ) ( sight (each) )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $660.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Bruce Le Dain, Charlevoix in the Spring
Lot #18
BRUCE LE DAIN
Charlevoix in the Spring

oil on board
signed on the reverse; titled to a label on the reverse
12 x 18 ins ( 30.5 x 45.7 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Pierre Duval, Nature morte (Cinq à Sept)
Lot #63
PIERRE DUVAL
Nature morte (Cinq à Sept)

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1959 lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
16 x 19.5 ins ( 40.6 x 49.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $480.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Oscar  de Lall, River Landscape
Lot #74
OSCAR DE LALL
River Landscape

oil on board
signed lower right; dated “December 9, 1971” on the reverse of the frame
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized: $300.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Antoine Bittar, Les touristes
Lot #48
ANTOINE BITTAR
Les touristes

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1982 on the reverse
8 x 6 ins ( 20.3 x 15.2 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Antoine Bittar, Variations
Lot #49
ANTOINE BITTAR
Variations

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1982 on the reverse
6 x 8 ins ( 15.2 x 20.3 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Henry Martin, Harbour, Quebec City
Lot #55
HENRY MARTIN
Harbour, Quebec City

watercolour
signed and dated 1897 lower left
13 x 23.25 ins ( 33 x 59.1 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized: $480.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Helmut Gransow, Elders Barns, Christieville
Lot #6
HELMUT GRANSOW
Elders Barns, Christieville

oil on canvas board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1981 on the reverse; titled to a gallery label on the reverse
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized: $840.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Claude Langevin, Paysage en hiver
Lot #58
CLAUDE LANGEVIN
Paysage en hiver

oil on canvas
signed lower left
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized: $840.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

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