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 Tom Thomson, Nocturne
Lot #19
TOM THOMSON
Nocturne

oil on panel
estate stamp lower left; titled, dated 1916, estate stamp and inscribed “Beatrice” on the reverse; catalogue raisonné no. 1916.82
8.25 x 10.5 ins ( 21 x 26.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,200,000.00$900,000.00 - $1,200,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Guido Molinari, Série noir/blanc
Lot #26
GUIDO MOLINARI
Série noir/blanc

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated “11/67” on the reverse
81 x 68 ins ( 205.7 x 172.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300,000.00$200,000.00 - $300,000.00

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 Jean Paul Riopelle, Polyvalencia
Lot #35
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
Polyvalencia

oil on canvas
signed lower right; inscribed “PM 20” on the stretcher; catalogue raisonné #1961.024H.1961
16 x 12.75 ins ( 40.6 x 32.4 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 Alfred Joseph Casson, Northern Valley
Lot #59
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Northern Valley

oil on board
signed lower right; dated 1946 and inscribed “Small Picture O.S.A. Simpsons” on the reverse; titled on a label on the reverse
18 x 21.5 ins ( 45.7 x 54.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $120,000.00$90,000.00 - $120,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Ivan Kenneth Eyre, West Yellow Rough
Lot #49
IVAN KENNETH EYRE
West Yellow Rough

acrylic on canvas
signed lower left; titled and dated 1998 on the stretcher
28 x 30 ins ( 71.1 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $90,000.00$60,000.00 - $90,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Norval Morrisseau, Animal Unity
Lot #73
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
Animal Unity

acrylic on canvas
signed in syllabics lower right
50 x 108 ins ( 127 x 274.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $90,000.00$70,000.00 - $90,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Franklin Carmichael, Study of Trees, Autumn (circa 1920-22)
Lot #39
FRANKLIN CARMICHAEL
Study of Trees, Autumn (circa 1920-22)

oil on beaverboard
signed lower right; signed, titled and inscribed “Sketch” and “OS39” with the artist estate stamp on the reverse
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $80,000.00$60,000.00 - $80,000.00

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Guido Molinari, Squares
Lot #67
GUIDO MOLINARI
Squares

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated “1/70” on the reverse
68 x 68 ins ( 172.7 x 172.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $80,000.00$60,000.00 - $80,000.00

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 Guido Molinari, Untitled (Triangular Structure)
Lot #38
GUIDO MOLINARI
Untitled (Triangular Structure)

acrylic on canvas
signed (twice) and dated “5/71” & 1971 on the reverse
45 x 40 ins ( 114.3 x 101.6 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Jean-Philippe Dallaire, Calcul lunaire
Lot #29
JEAN-PHILIPPE DALLAIRE
Calcul lunaire

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1957 upper left; signed, titled, dated “julliet-septembre 1957” and inscribed “Ville St-Laurent, P.Q., Canada” on the reverse
34 x 26 ins ( 86.4 x 66 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Muskoka Farm
Lot #22
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Muskoka Farm

oil on canvas
signed lower left
24 x 32 ins ( 61 x 81.3 cms )

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

Sale Date: June 15th 2022

Artwork by John William Beatty, Winter Stream with Trees
Lot #8
JOHN WILLIAM BEATTY
Winter Stream with Trees

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1926 lower left
30.25 x 38.25 ins ( 76.8 x 97.2 cms )

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

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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