La belle province (Art of Quebec)

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Artwork by Jean Albert McEwen, La folie conduisant l’amour
Lot #33
JEAN ALBERT MCEWEN
La folie conduisant l’amour

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled, dated 1967 and inscribed “No. 10” on the reverse
20 x 20 ins ( 50.8 x 50.8 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Sunrise
Lot #77
RITA LETENDRE
Sunrise

pastel
signed, titled and dated 1989 lower right
12.75 x 41.25 ins ( 32.4 x 104.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized: $7,800.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Claude A. Simard, New Spring in Sight
Lot #61
CLAUDE A. SIMARD
New Spring in Sight

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1994 lower left; signed, titled and dated on the reverse; titled and dated to a gallery label on the reverse
36 x 48 ins ( 91.4 x 121.9 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Kosham
Lot #76
RITA LETENDRE
Kosham

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1979 lower right; signed, titled and dated 1979 on the reverse; unframed
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized: $9,600.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Paul-Vanier Beaulieu, Nature morte
Lot #41
PAUL-VANIER BEAULIEU
Nature morte

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1952 lower centre
23.5 x 28.5 ins ( 59.7 x 72.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized: $7,800.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Charles Fraser Comfort, House at Gifford, P.Q.
Lot #60
CHARLES FRASER COMFORT
House at Gifford, P.Q.

oil on board
signed lower right; titled on the reverse; and dated 1928 on the gallery label on the reverse
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by John Geoffrey Caruthers Little, Rue Plessis vers Logan D’Autrefois, Montréal
Lot #2
JOHN GEOFFREY CARUTHERS LITTLE
Rue Plessis vers Logan D’Autrefois, Montréal

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1987 on the stretcher on the reverse
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized: $5,400.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by John Geoffrey Caruthers Little, Rue St. Paul-Eglise Bonsecours  Marché Bonsecours, D’Autrefois Montreal
Lot #3
JOHN GEOFFREY CARUTHERS LITTLE
Rue St. Paul-Eglise Bonsecours Marché Bonsecours, D’Autrefois Montreal

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1987 on the stretcher on the reverse
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized: $5,400.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle Fortin, Paysage
Lot #42
MARC-AURÈLE FORTIN
Paysage

watercolour on paper
signed lower right
13 x 17 ins ( 33 x 43.2 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle Fortin, St-Sauveur, Quebec
Lot #40
MARC-AURÈLE FORTIN
St-Sauveur, Quebec

watercolour on paper
signed lower right; titled on the gallery label on the reverse; Catalogue Raisonné Number A-0620 (label verso)
15.5 x 11.5 ins ( 39.4 x 29.2 cms ) ( sight )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Robert Wakeham Pilot, March Day - St. Margaret’s, Quebec
Lot #21
ROBERT WAKEHAM PILOT
March Day - St. Margaret’s, Quebec

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
10 x 14 ins ( 25.4 x 35.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized: $4,560.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Mary Evelyn Wrinch, The Valley of the St. Lawrence, St. Joachim
Lot #69
MARY EVELYN WRINCH
The Valley of the St. Lawrence, St. Joachim

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and titled on a label on the reverse
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Christian Marcel Barbeau, Reflets de Charlevoix, Saint Agnes
Lot #35
CHRISTIAN MARCEL BARBEAU
Reflets de Charlevoix, Saint Agnes

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1997 lower right; titled and dated on the stretcher on the reverse
13.5 x 17.5 ins ( 34.3 x 44.5 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Claude Tousignant, #2-75 Montreal
Lot #78
CLAUDE TOUSIGNANT
#2-75 Montreal

silkscreen
signed, titled and dated 1975 in the lower margin; unframed
23.75 x 30 ins ( 60.3 x 76.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized: $3,480.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Bruno Côté, Rivière du Gouffre
Lot #19
BRUNO CÔTÉ
Rivière du Gouffre

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

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized: $3,600.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Alfred Laliberté, Le Minot de Blé
Lot #29
ALFRED LALIBERTÉ
Le Minot de Blé

bronze
incised title and signature
5.5 x 2.5 x 2.75 ins ( 14 x 6.4 x 7 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by André Charles Biéler, Mi’kmaq Village, Gaspé
Lot #50
ANDRÉ CHARLES BIÉLER
Mi’kmaq Village, Gaspé

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, dated 1928 and inscribed “Gaspé” on the reverse; and titled on the gallery label on the reverse
9.75 x 12.75 ins ( 24.8 x 32.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized: $3,000.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Philip Henry Howard Surrey, Rue de Montreal
Lot #45
PHILIP HENRY HOWARD SURREY
Rue de Montreal

oil on board
signed lower left
6 x 8 ins ( 15.2 x 20.3 cms )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Alfred Laliberté, Les boeufs à la souche (Cattle Hauling a Tree Stump)
Lot #28
ALFRED LALIBERTÉ
Les boeufs à la souche (Cattle Hauling a Tree Stump)

bronze
incised signature
5.25 x 11.5 ins ( 13.3 x 29.2 cms ) ( overall, excluding base )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized: $2,400.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by John Douglas Lawley, Baie St. Paul
Lot #12
JOHN DOUGLAS LAWLEY
Baie St. Paul

oil on canvas board
signed lower right; signed, titled and inscribed with a sketch of a horse on the reverse
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $1,680.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Claude Tousignant, Sans titre (1958)
Lot #34
CLAUDE TOUSIGNANT
Sans titre (1958)

double-sided colour silkscreen
signed and dated ‘58 lower right (on both sides); framed in sandwiched plexiglass to allow viewing of both sides of the artwork
7.25 x 6.25 ins ( 18.4 x 15.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $1,800.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Yves Gaucher, Par un beau clair de froid, à Maurice Beaulieu
Lot #80
YVES GAUCHER
Par un beau clair de froid, à Maurice Beaulieu

colour etching, embossed with chine-collé
signed, titled, numbered 13/20 and dated 1962 in the lower margin; unframed
29.5 x 42 ins ( 74.9 x 106.7 cms ) ( sheet )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Percy Franklin Woodcock, Study of View from Montreal
Lot #15
PERCY FRANKLIN WOODCOCK
Study of View from Montreal

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1916 lower left
9 x 13 ins ( 22.9 x 33 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $1,920.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Claude Langevin, Journée ensoleille
Lot #22
CLAUDE LANGEVIN
Journée ensoleille

acylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed and dated on the reverse
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized: $2,640.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

Artwork by Frank C. Bensing, Voyageurs Float in Quebec City Parade
Lot #24
FRANK C. BENSING
Voyageurs Float in Quebec City Parade

oil on canvas
signed, dated 1949 lower left; stamped #41 on the reverse
18.25 x 28.125 ins ( 46.4 x 71.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,600.00$2,200.00 - $2,600.00
Price Realized: $4,560.00
Sale date: September 27th 2022

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