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July Auction of Works on Paper, Prints & Books (Online Auction)
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Artwork by William Arthur Winter, Tower in Valencia
Lot #139
WILLIAM ARTHUR WINTER
Tower in Valencia

mixed media on paper
signed, titled “Valencia” (struck) and dated indistinctly (64 or 65) (struck) lower right
15 x 10 ins ( 38.1 x 25.4 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00

Next bid is: $250.00

Closes July 14th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by John  Carl Heywood, Still Life with Glass Bottle and Guitar  (A Study in Surfaces)
Lot #144
JOHN CARL HEYWOOD
Still Life with Glass Bottle and Guitar (A Study in Surfaces)

screenprint
signed, titled, dated 1999 and numbered 10/50 in pencil in the lower margin
27.5 x 35.5 ins ( 69.9 x 90.2 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes July 14th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Rodolphe Duguay, L’épouvantail; Le four
Lot #168
RODOLPHE DUGUAY
L’épouvantail; Le four

pair of woodblock prints
each signed and titled within the margin of the plate; each unframed (affixed to supports)
7.5 x 8.25 ins ( 19.1 x 21 cms ) ( largest )

Estimated: $450.00$350.00 - $450.00

Next bid is: $250.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Rodolphe Duguay, Le Benedicite; Le quêteux
Lot #167
RODOLPHE DUGUAY
Le Benedicite; Le quêteux

pair of woodblock prints
each signed and titled within the margin of the plate; each unframed (affixed to supports)
7.5 x 8.5 ins ( 19.1 x 21.6 cms ) ( largest )

Estimated: $450.00$350.00 - $450.00

Next bid is: $250.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Gordon Appelbe Smith, Homage to Bill Skow ‘47
Lot #135
GORDON APPELBE SMITH
Homage to Bill Skow ‘47

colour lithograph
signed, titled, dated 1993 and inscribed “Original drawing made in 1947 at Alert Bay - When Chief Bill Scow (sic) took me to Gwayasdums in his fish boat”; unframed
30.25 x 22.5 ins ( 76.8 x 57.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $250.00
Next bid is: $275.00

Closes July 14th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Edythe Hembroff-Schleicher, Emily Carr: The Untold Story / Studio Billie’s Callendar 1909
Lot #153
EDYTHE HEMBROFF-SCHLEICHER
Emily Carr: The Untold Story / Studio Billie’s Callendar 1909

two books with thirteen reproduction prints
“Emily Carr: The Untold Story” by Edith Hembroff-Schleicher, published by Hancock House Publishers Ltd., Saanichton, B.C., 1978, signed by the author, dated “Nov/78” and numbered 83/150, within the original slipcover; accompanied by “Emily Carr: Studio Billie’s Calendar 1909” (thirteen numbered facsimilie reproductions, signed by Edith Hembroff-Schleicher on the cover page, each print dated “Nov/78” and numbered “83/150”), presented within the original slipcover
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes July 14th at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Rodolphe Duguay, Sur le St. Maurice, 21 avril 1936
Lot #169
RODOLPHE DUGUAY
Sur le St. Maurice, 21 avril 1936

colour woodblock
signed, titled and dated “21 avril 1936” in the lower margin
10.5 x 13 ins ( 26.7 x 33 cms ) ( image )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, The Way of the Cross
Lot #239
CARL BEAM
The Way of the Cross

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; artist’s seal lower left; unframed
15 x 12 ins ( 38.1 x 30.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes July 14th at 04:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Sunspot
Lot #137
CARL BEAM
Sunspot

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; artist’s seal lower left; unframed
15.5 x 11.5 ins ( 39.4 x 29.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes July 14th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Indian Residential Schools
Lot #136
CARL BEAM
Indian Residential Schools

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; artist’s seal lower left; unframed
11.5 x 15.5 ins ( 29.2 x 39.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes July 14th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Peter Alfred Harris, Reclining Nude
Lot #174
PETER ALFRED HARRIS
Reclining Nude

mixed media on paper
signed and dated 1969 lower right
21 x 26.75 ins ( 53.3 x 67.9 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $150.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Six Group of Seven Art Reference Books
Lot #159
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Six Group of Seven Art Reference Books

six books
-“A.J. Casson: His Life and Works, A Tribute” (Paul Duval, Cerebrus/Prentice-Hall, Toronto, 1980), signed by A.J. Casson on the title page;
- “The Tangled Garden: The Art of J.E.H. MacDonald” (Paul Duval, Cerebrus/Prentice-Hall, Toronto, 1978);
- “Frederick H. Varley” (Peter Varley, Key Porter Books, Toronto, 1983), signed by the author;
- “F.H. Varley: Portraits into the Light” (Katerina Atanassova, Dundurn Press, Toronto, 2007);
- “F.H. Varley: A Centennial Exhibition” (The Edmonton Art Gallery, 1981);
- “The Group of Seven in Western Canada” (Catharine M. Mastin (ed.), Key Porter Books, Toronto, 2002, 2008)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes July 14th at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Picasso 347
Lot #200
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Picasso 347

two oblong folios
Contains 347 black and white illustrations by the artist. Random House/Maecenas Press, New York (1970); First Edition; folios contained within original clamshell box
17.5 x 12.5 ins ( 44.5 x 31.8 cms )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes July 14th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Isabel McLaughlin, Untitled (Tree of Life)
Lot #201
ISABEL MCLAUGHLIN
Untitled (Tree of Life)

ink on paper
signed and dated 1958 lower right
9 x 11 ins ( 22.9 x 27.9 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes July 14th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Henry John Simpkins, Market Scene
Lot #213
HENRY JOHN SIMPKINS
Market Scene

watercolour
signed lower right
19 x 26 ins ( 48.3 x 66 cms )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

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