Auction Catalogue

Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art (Live Auction)
You are viewing artwork to be offered during the May 25th Live Auction of Important Canadian Art, taking place at 7:00 pm at the Gardiner Museum in Toronto. All purchases are subject to the 15% Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Country Road in Autumn
Lot #1
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Country Road in Autumn

oil on canvas
signed lower left
20 x 26 ins ( 50.8 x 66 cms )

Estimated: $5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Frederick Stanley Haines, Poplars in the Fall
Lot #2
FREDERICK STANLEY HAINES
Poplars in the Fall

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
14 x 11.5 ins ( 35.6 x 29.2 cms )

Estimated: $2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Nora Frances Elisabeth Collyer, Philodendron
Lot #3
NORA FRANCES ELISABETH COLLYER
Philodendron

oil on board
signed lower left
18.25 x 16 ins ( 46.4 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $5,000.00 - $7,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Bernice Fenwick Martin, Gold and White Blooms
Lot #4
BERNICE FENWICK MARTIN
Gold and White Blooms

oil on board
signed lower left; titled and with artist’s stamp on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms ) ( image )

Estimated: $800.00 - $1,200.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Henrietta Mabel May, Shoreline Landscape / Farm Scene
Lot #5
HENRIETTA MABEL MAY
Shoreline Landscape / Farm Scene

double-sided oil on panel
signed lower left; an unsigned farm landscape on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Estimated: $9,000.00 - $12,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Edge of Town
Lot #6
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Edge of Town

oil on board
signed lower right; titled and inscribed “sketch for canvas” on the reverse
13 x 16 ins ( 33 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Jean LeFébure, La fille du briquetier
Lot #7
JEAN LEFÉBURE
La fille du briquetier

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1963 lower right; signed, titled and dated 1963 on the stretcher
31.75 x 39 ins ( 80.6 x 99.1 cms )

Estimated: $7,000.00 - $9,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Maxwell Bennett Bates, Northern Painting
Lot #8
MAXWELL BENNETT BATES
Northern Painting

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1960 lower right; titled on the stretcher
36 x 48 ins ( 91.4 x 121.9 cms )

Estimated: $7,000.00 - $9,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Rita Letendre, L’Enchenteur
Lot #9
RITA LETENDRE
L’Enchenteur

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1960 lower left; signed, titled and dated 1960 on the reverse
14 x 16 ins ( 35.6 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $15,000.00 - $18,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Edwin Headley Holgate, Autumn Tangle, Morin Heights
Lot #10
EDWIN HEADLEY HOLGATE
Autumn Tangle, Morin Heights

oil on board
signed with initials lower left; signed, titled and dated “October, 1963” on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Lawren Stewart Harris, Snow-Covered Trees
Lot #11
LAWREN STEWART HARRIS
Snow-Covered Trees

gouache
a signed inscription by A.J. Casson reads “This is an original by Lawren Harris Sr. 1929” within the lower margin
5.5 x 4.5 ins ( 14 x 11.4 cms ) ( subject )

Estimated: $15,000.00 - $18,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Edward John Hughes, Sidney, B.C.
Lot #12
EDWARD JOHN HUGHES
Sidney, B.C.

graphite
signed lower right
14.75 x 19 ins ( 37.5 x 48.3 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Edward John Hughes, Robson River
Lot #13
EDWARD JOHN HUGHES
Robson River

graphite
signed and dated 1955 lower right
15.75 x 13.5 ins ( 40 x 34.3 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Byng Inlet
Lot #14
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Byng Inlet

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
12 x 15 ins ( 30.5 x 38.1 cms )

Estimated: $14,000.00 - $18,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Raymond John Mead, Untitled Abstraction
Lot #15
RAYMOND JOHN MEAD
Untitled Abstraction

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1982 on reverse
8 x 18 ins ( 20.3 x 45.7 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Auction Information


Live Auction (Lots 1-123)

Thursday, May 25th at 7:00 pm

Gardiner Museum

111 Queen's Park, Toronto (map)

Please Note:  During the auction, artwork 

on offer will be presented via projected slides.

Collection of purchased artwork will not be possible

during the auction, however will begin at 9:00 am 

on Friday, May 26th at the Consignor Gallery.


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