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 Shari Osti, Pasturelands XI
SHARI OSTI
Pasturelands XI

monoprint
signed, titled and dated 1988 in the lower margin
21.75 x 31.25 ins ( 55.2 x 79.4 cms ) ( subject )

Price: $125.00

Artwork by Thomas Sherlock Hodgson, Silver Haired Dancer
THOMAS SHERLOCK HODGSON
Silver Haired Dancer

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1967 lower right; titled on the stretcher
48 x 39.75 ins ( 121.9 x 101 cms )

Price: $7,000.00

Artwork by Otto Donald Rogers, Point in Light
OTTO DONALD ROGERS
Point in Light

acrylic on gesso ground on canvas
signed and dated 1973 on the reverse
60 x 60 ins ( 152.4 x 152.4 cms )

Price: $15,000.00

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 Richard Borthwick Gorman, Above All; Georgian Bay; Love Seat; Spanish Grotto; Young at Wellesley; Eastern Western
RICHARD BORTHWICK GORMAN
Above All; Georgian Bay; Love Seat; Spanish Grotto; Young at Wellesley; Eastern Western

six etchings
each signed, titled, dated 1992 and numbered 63/100; each unframed
8.5 x 6.75 ins ( 21.6 x 17.1 cms ) ( each sheet )

Price: $325.00

Artwork by Toni Onley, Untitled
TONI ONLEY
Untitled

mixed media collage
signed and dated 1964 lower right
11.75 x 13.75 ins ( 29.8 x 34.9 cms )

Price: $2,500.00

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 David Lloyd Blackwood, His Father Dreams II: Labrador Days
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
His Father Dreams II: Labrador Days

colour etching and aquatint
signed, titled, dated 1988 and numbered 55/75 in the lower margin
15 x 35.75 ins ( 38.1 x 90.8 cms ) ( plate size )

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 Louis de Niverville, Untitled (Cake Display)
LOUIS DE NIVERVILLE
Untitled (Cake Display)

mixed media on board
signed and dated 1986 lower right
60 x 48 ins ( 152.4 x 121.9 cms )

Price: $1,500.00

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  Paul Duval and Alfred Joseph Casson, Casson’s Cassons
PAUL DUVAL AND ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Casson’s Cassons

leather bound book
Volume Two: Abbot Mill Press, Toronto, 1990, First Edition; includes 51 signed and numbered colour lithographs, numbered AP 23/60; housed in a grey suede fold-over box
13.25 x 14.5 x 2.5 ins ( 33.7 x 36.8 x 6.4 cms ) ( book size )

Price: $900.00

Artwork by Kenneth Webb, Study A
KENNETH WEBB
Study A

acrylic on masonite
signed, titled and dated 1987 on the reverse
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms )

Price: $175.00

Artwork by Herbert Sidney Palmer, Haliburton, Ont.
HERBERT SIDNEY PALMER
Haliburton, Ont.

watercolour
titled on the reverse; unframed (matted)
9 x 11.5 ins ( 22.9 x 29.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Price: $275.00

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 Claude Dulude, Jour de fête
CLAUDE DULUDE
Jour de fête

acrylic on canvas, mounted to board
signed and dated 1981 lower left; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
13 x 16 ins ( 33 x 40.6 cms )

Price: $300.00

Artwork by Pierre Gendron, Givre
PIERRE GENDRON
Givre

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1982 lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
9.75 x 8 ins ( 24.8 x 20.3 cms )

Price: $675.00

Artwork by Frederick Hagan, Hands: Hagan in Newfoundland Portfolio
FREDERICK HAGAN
Hands: Hagan in Newfoundland Portfolio

six lithographs
-”I” (signed, titled and numbered 1/24 in the lower margin; 15.25 x 22 ins);
-”II” (signed, titled and numbered 1/20 in the lower margin; 15.25 x 22 ins);
-“III” (signed, titled, and numbered 1/19 in the lower margin; 22 x 15.25 ins);
-”IV” (signed, titled, and numbered 1/20 in the lower margin; 22 x 15.25 ins);
-”V” (signed, titled and numbered 1/30 in the lower margin, 15.25 x 22 ins);
-”VI” (signed, titled and numbered 1/20 in the lower margin, 25.25 x 22 ins);
each unframed, housed in original wood and card case with cover page and accompanying introductory text pages
25.25 x 22 ins ( 64.1 x 55.9 cms ) ( largest )

Price: $200.00

Artwork by Donald Mackay Houstoun, Tree Patterns
DONALD MACKAY HOUSTOUN
Tree Patterns

pencil on watercolour paper
signed and dated 1978 lower right; signed and titled on reverse; label on reverse inscribed with dedication to artist’s son
15 x 20.75 ins ( 38.1 x 52.7 cms ) ( sight )

Price: $350.00

Artwork by Stanley Francis Turner, Untitled (Summer Afternoon)
STANLEY FRANCIS TURNER
Untitled (Summer Afternoon)

oil on canvas
signed lower right; unframed
40 x 50 ins ( 101.6 x 127 cms )

Price: $2,200.00

Artwork by Karel Uher, Bauernhof (Farm)
KAREL UHER
Bauernhof (Farm)

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled and dated 1965 on the reverse
20 x 28 ins ( 50.8 x 71.1 cms )

Price: $150.00

Artwork by Nicholas Hornyansky, Set of Three Prints
NICHOLAS HORNYANSKY
Set of Three Prints

colour prints
“Houseboats, Caban (Quebec)” (signed and titled within the plate, 17.25 x 20.25 ins. (sheet) (unframed);
“Mount McKay - at the Lakehead” (signed and titled within the plate, 17.25 x 20.25 ins. (sheet) (unframed);
“Riverside, Fort Chambley” (signed and titled within the plate, 18 x 20 ins. (sheet) (unframed)
18 x 20 ins ( 45.7 x 50.8 cms ) ( (sheet) (largest piece) )

Price: $200.00

Artwork by Nicholas Hornyansky, Set of Four Prints
NICHOLAS HORNYANSKY
Set of Four Prints

colour prints
“Mount McKay - at the Lakehead” (signed and titled within the plate, 17.25 x 20.5 ins. (sheet) (unframed);
“Guelph in Summer” (signed and titled within the plate, 17.25 x 20.5 ins. (sheet) (unframed);
“Woodcarvers’ Corner” (signed and titled within the plate, 17.5 x 20.5 ins. (sheet) (unframed);
“Windmills on the Richelieu” (signed and titled within the plate, 17.25 x 20 ins. (sheet)(unframed)
17.5 x 20.5 ins ( 44.5 x 52.1 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Price: $200.00

Artwork by Nancy Pukingrnak Aupaluktuq, Fishing
NANCY PUKINGRNAK AUPALUKTUQ
Fishing

pencil, coloured pencil
signed in syllabics lower right
20 x 26 ins ( 50.8 x 66 cms ) ( sheet )

Price: $400.00

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Sale date: July 1st 2020

Artwork by Bruce St. Clair, Three Works: Gieslers; Exploring; Jackknife
BRUCE ST. CLAIR
Three Works: Gieslers; Exploring; Jackknife

three etchings
-“Gieslers” (colour etching, signed, titled, dated 1983 and numbered 1/50 in the lower margin, 9.5 x 6.25 ins. [plate]);
-“Exploring” (etching, signed, titled, dated 1983 and numbered 1/50 in the lower margin, 8.25 x 11.5 ins. [plate]);
-”Jackknife” (etching, signed, titled, dated ‘83 and numbered 1/50 in the lower margin, 9.5 x 6.5 ins. [plate])
8.25 x 11.5 ins ( 21 x 29.2 cms ) ( plate size (largest) )

Price: $400.00

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 Jean-Louis Lefort, Girl Playing at Beach
JEAN-LOUIS LEFORT
Girl Playing at Beach

oil on canvas laid down on board
signed lower left
8 x 5 ins ( 20.3 x 12.7 cms )

Price: $350.00

Artwork by John Meredith, Abstraction
JOHN MEREDITH
Abstraction

coloured inks on paper
signed and dated 1972 lower left; sold together with the publication “John Meredith: Fifteen Years” (Marie Fleming, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, 1974)
13.5 x 16.75 ins ( 34.3 x 42.5 cms ) ( sight )

Price: $2,300.00

Artwork by Gordon Appelbe Smith, Men-an-Tol
GORDON APPELBE SMITH
Men-an-Tol

colour serigraph
signed, titled and numbered 12/15 in the lower margin
18 x 12 ins ( 45.7 x 30.5 cms )

Price: $375.00

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