Fine Art Private Sales

Although Cowley Abbott's primary avenue of sale is through our live and online auctions, our firm also offers the option of private sale in some cases. Please contact our Specialists for further information and discussion, should the private sale option be of interest to you.

These select artworks are available for immediate purchase. To inquire about purchasing these works please contact us.

Artwork by Toni Onley, Exchange
TONI ONLEY
Exchange

ink and collage
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
10 x 13 ins ( 25.4 x 33 cms ) ( image )

Price: $600.00

Artwork by Robert Ford Gagen, Shoreline landscape
ROBERT FORD GAGEN
Shoreline landscape

watercolour
signed lower right
9.75 x 6.75 ins ( 24.8 x 17.1 cms ) ( sight )

Price: $100.00

Artwork by Ralph Wallace Burton, Late Spring on the Nation River
RALPH WALLACE BURTON
Late Spring on the Nation River

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1969 on the reverse; unframed
10.5 x 13.5 ins ( 26.7 x 34.3 cms )

Price: $375.00

Artwork by Robert Francis Michael McInnis, Anna
ROBERT FRANCIS MICHAEL MCINNIS
Anna

oil on board
signed and dated 1985 in lower margin
6 x 8 ins ( 15.2 x 20.3 cms ) ( sheet )

Price: $125.00

Artwork by Robert Francis Michael McInnis, Selection of 8 Artworks
ROBERT FRANCIS MICHAEL MCINNIS
Selection of 8 Artworks

mixed media
“Corner of Madison and Lowther”- ink drawing; signed, titled and dated “30 September 73” lower right (24 ins x 17.75 ins); “Girl with Red Wine”- etching; signed, titled, dated 1982 and numbered 11/11 in the lower margin (25.5 ins x 18 ins); “Lido Series”- monotype; signed, titled, dated 1984 in the lower margin, inscribed “7” and “2-12-84” at the lower edge (17 ins x 14 ins); “The Hair Dresser”- monotype; signed, titled and dated 1984 in the lower margin (17 ins x 14 ins); “Blonde Nude”- oil on paper; signed and dated 2009 at the lower edge; inscribed “1-5-8-09 in the lower margin (14.75 ins x 17 ins); “Model in Pink Skirt”- pastel, signed and dated 1979 lower center edge (24.75 ins x 18.75 ins); “Model in Yellow Hat”- pastel; signed and dated “26 September 1979” lower center edge (24.75 ins x 18.75 ins); “Woman in Winter Coat”- pastel; signed and dated “12 April 1978” lower center edge (24.75 ins x 19 ins); all unframed
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms ) ( each sheet )

Price: $250.00

Artwork by Robert Francis Michael McInnis, Selection of 8 Artworks
ROBERT FRANCIS MICHAEL MCINNIS
Selection of 8 Artworks

mixed media
“Burgundy Wine”- etching; signed within the plate, signed titled, dated 1982 and inscribed “First test print” in the lower margin (26 ins x 19.5 ins); “Model with Folded Hands”- oil on paper; signed and dated 2009 at the lower center edge, inscribed “MM 2-5-8-09” in the lower margin (14.75 ins x 15.75 ins); “Lido Series”- monotype; signed, titled and dated 1984 in the lower margin, inscribed “10” and “6-12-84” at the lower edge (17 ins x 14 ins); “Seated Model”- monotype; signed, titled and dated 1984 in the lower margin, inscribed “29-11-84” at the lower left edge (17 ins x 14 ins); “Model in White Night Gown”- pastel; signed and dated 1979 lower left (24.75 ins x 18.75 ins); “Prairie Landscape”- charcoal; signed and dated 1979 near the lower center edge (19.25 ins x 25 ins); “Debbie”- pastel; signed, titled and dated 1978 at the lower edge (24.75 ins x 18.75 ins); “Reflected Model in Flower Hat”- conte; signed and dated 1979 near the lower center edge (25.5 ins x 19.5 ins); all unframed
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms ) ( each sheet )

Price: $250.00

Artwork by John Harold Thomas Snow, Bongo Man
JOHN HAROLD THOMAS SNOW
Bongo Man

colour lithograph
signed, titled and number 5/14 in the lower margin
16.25 x 8.5 ins ( 41.3 x 21.6 cms )

Price: $85.00

Artwork by Arthur Henry Howard Heming, Ensnared Bear
ARTHUR HENRY HOWARD HEMING
Ensnared Bear

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1925 lower left
24 x 22.25 ins ( 61 x 56.5 cms )

Price: $500.00

Artwork by Peter Haworth, Georgian Bay Rhythms
PETER HAWORTH
Georgian Bay Rhythms

watercolour
signed lower right
19.25 x 21.5 ins ( 48.9 x 54.6 cms ) ( sight )

Price: $600.00

Artwork by Louis de Niverville, Interior
LOUIS DE NIVERVILLE
Interior

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1976 lower right; unframed
80 x 96.25 ins ( 203.2 x 244.5 cms )

Price: $3,000.00

Artwork by Arthur Dominique Rozaire, Twilight Landscape
ARTHUR DOMINIQUE ROZAIRE
Twilight Landscape

oil on canvas
signed lower right
22 x 28 ins ( 55.9 x 71.1 cms )

Price: $3,500.00

Artwork by  20th Century Canadian School, Méandre de rivière près de St-Malachie
20TH CENTURY CANADIAN SCHOOL
Méandre de rivière près de St-Malachie

oil on canvas board
signed “Deschênes” and titled on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Price: $125.00

Artwork by Gilles Gingras, Québec et ses ponts couverts
GILLES GINGRAS
Québec et ses ponts couverts

book with pastel
“Québec et ses ponts couverts” (Gilles Gingras, with poems by Ernest Pallascio-Morin, Edition Monticule Inc., 1976) signed, numbered 41/200 and dated 1980 by Gilles Gingras on title page, includes 30 accompanying unframed illustrations (14.5 ins x 11 ins (sheet)); in original case; sold with “Tempête” - pastel, signed, titled and dated 1983 lower margin (8.5 ins x 11.5 ins)
15.5 x 11 x 1.75 ins ( 39.4 x 27.9 x 4.4 cms )

Price: $60.00

Artwork by Caleb Keene, Cottage on the Lake
CALEB KEENE
Cottage on the Lake

oil on board
signed lower right
7.25 x 10.5 ins ( 18.4 x 26.7 cms )

Price: $350.00

Artwork by Christopher Pratt, Girl on my Couch
CHRISTOPHER PRATT
Girl on my Couch

graphite
signed and dated “Jan. ‘84” lower right; titled on the reverse
11 x 20 ins ( 27.9 x 50.8 cms ) ( sight )

Price: $5,500.00

Artwork by Myfanwy  Pavelic, Portrait of Pierre Trudeau
MYFANWY PAVELIC
Portrait of Pierre Trudeau

oil on canvas
signed lower right
20 x 18 ins ( 50.8 x 45.7 cms )

Price: $950.00

Artwork by Claude Breeze, Outerland Image: Spring
CLAUDE BREEZE
Outerland Image: Spring

colour lithograph
signed, titled, dated 1982 and numbered 7/15 in the lower margin
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms )

Price: $350.00

Artwork by Gathie Falk, Footed Violet Bowl
GATHIE FALK
Footed Violet Bowl

ceramic sculpture
signed with initials and titled at edge of base (incised) (Condition Noted: multiple chips and losses within violets and rim of bowl; sold “as is” and not subject to return)
14.5 x 4.25 x 4.25 ins ( 36.8 x 10.8 x 10.8 cms ) ( overall )

Price: $325.00

Artwork by Gathie Falk, Two Egg Cups with Single Egg
GATHIE FALK
Two Egg Cups with Single Egg

ceramic sculptures
Condition Noted: multiple chips and losses within base of sculptures; sold “as is” and not subject to return
3.75 x 4.5 x 2.25 ins ( 9.5 x 11.4 x 5.7 cms ) ( each overall )

Price: $275.00

Artwork by William Kurelek, Letter to an Old Friend
WILLIAM KURELEK
Letter to an Old Friend


watercolour, heightened with white, laid down on board
12 x 10 ins ( 30.5 x 25.4 cms )

Price: $9,500.00

Artwork by Pierre Henry, Girl Grooming Horse
PIERRE HENRY
Girl Grooming Horse

charcoal drawing heightened with white
signed lower left
16.5 x 11.5 ins ( 41.9 x 29.2 cms ) ( sight )

Price: $125.00

Artwork by Georges Rouault, Woman in Side Profile
GEORGES ROUAULT
Woman in Side Profile

lithograph
unframed
25.5 x 20 ins ( 64.8 x 50.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Price: $350.00

Artwork by Frank Leonard Brooks, Shifting Blacks on Ochre
FRANK LEONARD BROOKS
Shifting Blacks on Ochre

acrylic and collage on canvas
signed and dated 1977 lower right; titled on the artist’s label on the reverse
50 x 36 ins ( 127 x 91.4 cms )

Price: $4,000.00

Artwork by Christiane Pflug, The Squirrel
CHRISTIANE PFLUG
The Squirrel

lithograph
signed, dated 1969 and numbered 37/100 in the lower margin
24 x 19 ins ( 61 x 48.3 cms ) ( subject )

Price: $500.00

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Books On Yousuf Karsh
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Books On Yousuf Karsh

4 books
“Karsh Portfolio”- (Yousuf Karsh, University of Toronto Press, 1967) signed by Karsh on the inside cover page;
“Karsh: Faces of Our Time”- (Yousuf Karsh, University of Toronto Press, 1971) signed by Karsh on the inside cover page;
“Karsh: American Legends”- (Yousuf Karsh, Little, Brown and Company, 1992);
“Karsh Canadians”- (Yousuf Karsh, University of Toronto Press, 1978)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Price: $250.00

Artwork by Robert  Natkin, Untitled
ROBERT NATKIN
Untitled

lithograph in colours
signed, dated 1974 and numbered “P.P. 1/3” in the lower margin; unframed
40.75 x 31 ins ( 103.5 x 78.7 cms ) ( sheet )

Price: $100.00

Artwork by Robert Gray Murray, Windhover
ROBERT GRAY MURRAY
Windhover

colour lithograph
signed, titled, dated 1976 and numbered 68/100 in the lower margin; unframed
25.5 x 19.75 ins ( 64.8 x 50.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Price: $75.00

Artwork by Toni Onley, Old Wall, Japan
TONI ONLEY
Old Wall, Japan

colour serigraph
signed, titled and numbered 26/43 in the lower margin; unframed
19.75 x 24 ins ( 50.2 x 61 cms ) ( sheet )

Price: $100.00

Artwork by Lise Gervais, Untitled Abstraction
LISE GERVAIS
Untitled Abstraction

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1969 lower left
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

Price: $4,500.00

Artwork by Marcella Maltais, Le poêle
MARCELLA MALTAIS
Le poêle

oil on board
signed and dated 1954 lower left; titled on a label on the reverse
21 x 18 ins ( 53.3 x 45.7 cms )

Price: $1,200.00

Artwork by Gerald Gladstone, Abstract Figure Studies #4
GERALD GLADSTONE
Abstract Figure Studies #4

oil on canvas
titled and dated 1975 on a gallery label on the reverse; unframed
10 x 10 ins ( 25.4 x 25.4 cms )

Price: $370.00

Artwork by Gerald Gladstone, Untitled
GERALD GLADSTONE
Untitled

oil on canvas
signed upper right; titled and dated 1978 on a gallery label on the reverse; unframed
12 x 8 ins ( 30.5 x 20.3 cms )

Price: $360.00

Artwork by Barry McCarthy, Man with a Pipe
BARRY MCCARTHY
Man with a Pipe

pencil on paper
signed and dated 1979 lower right
21 x 28 ins ( 53.3 x 71.1 cms ) ( sight )

Price: $70.00

Artwork by William Goodridge Roberts, Joan Reading
WILLIAM GOODRIDGE ROBERTS
Joan Reading

pastel
signed lower right; Estate Inventory Number 2256 inscribed on the reverse
24 x 29 ins ( 61 x 73.7 cms )

Price: $1,900.00

Artwork by Robert Wakeham Pilot, Across the River
ROBERT WAKEHAM PILOT
Across the River

oil on canvas, laid down on board
signed lower right; signed on the reverse
12.5 x 16.75 ins ( 31.8 x 42.5 cms )

Price: $6,800.00

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Purple Thrust
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Purple Thrust

colour serigraph
signed, dated 1974 and numbered 47/100 in the lower left margin
29 x 20.5 ins ( 73.7 x 52.1 cms ) ( subject )

Price: $7,500.00

Artwork by Miyuki Tanobe, Le Mariage de Florentine
MIYUKI TANOBE
Le Mariage de Florentine

lithograph in colours
signed, titled, dated 1983 and numbered 105/125 in the lower margin (no glass within framing)
17.75 x 14 ins ( 45.1 x 35.6 cms ) ( plate size )

Price: $125.00

Artwork by Fernand Toupin, Mon pays bleu
FERNAND TOUPIN
Mon pays bleu

acrylic and powdered marble on canvas
signed and dated 1970 lower left; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
38 x 51 ins ( 96.5 x 129.5 cms )

Price: $6,000.00

Artwork by Charles Jones Way, St. Sulpice, Lake of Geneva
CHARLES JONES WAY
St. Sulpice, Lake of Geneva

watercolour
signed and titled lower right
11.25 x 23 ins ( 28.6 x 58.4 cms )

Price: $275.00

Artwork by Frederick Stanley Haines, Figure within the Trees
FREDERICK STANLEY HAINES
Figure within the Trees

oil on board
unsigned; condition noted: some warping of the board present, sold “as is” and not subject to return
12 x 14 ins ( 30.5 x 35.6 cms )

Price: $175.00

Artwork by Nicholas Hornyansky, The Old Smithy; Waiting Teams
NICHOLAS HORNYANSKY
The Old Smithy; Waiting Teams

pair of colour aquatints
“The Old Smithy” (colour aquatint, signed and titled in the lower margin, subject 3.5 ins x 4 ins); “Waiting Teams” (colour aquatint, signed and titled in the lower margin, subject 3.5 ins x 4 ins)
3.5 x 4 ins ( 8.9 x 10.2 cms ) ( each subject )

Price: $150.00

Artwork by John Goodwin Lyman, Profile of a Woman
JOHN GOODWIN LYMAN
Profile of a Woman

charcoal on paper
signed lower left
14.25 x 10.25 ins ( 36.2 x 26 cms ) ( sight )

Price: $150.00

Artwork by Benjamin  Chee Chee, Three Geese
BENJAMIN CHEE CHEE
Three Geese

photolithograph
unsigned
23.5 x 18.5 ins ( 59.7 x 47 cms ) ( sight )

Price: $50.00

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, The Fish Vendor
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
The Fish Vendor

aquatint
signed and titled in pencil in the lower margin
7 x 4.75 ins ( 17.8 x 12.1 cms ) ( plate size )

Price: $150.00

Valuation Submission

If you are interested in offering artwork by one of the artists listed in our directory (or other possible artists), please submit details of your artwork or Contact Us for further assistance.
Submit Artwork For Consignment

Benefits for the Consignor

Sell artwork with the benefit of boutique, personalized service with national reach through semi-annual Live Auctions of Important Canadian Art & monthly, themed Online Auctions which target and cater to prominent and emerging collectors nationally and outside of our borders. 
Artwork featured in our auctions are subject to standard all-inclusive selling commissions without additional services fees that are usually encountered within the Canadian auction industry.

Learn More About Selling With Us.