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 Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald, Open Plains
Lot #31
LIONEL LEMOINE FITZGERALD
Open Plains

ink drawing
signed with initial lower left
8.25 x 11.5 ins ( 21 x 29.2 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $1,200.00 - $1,500.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Barker Fairley, Two Trees
Lot #32
BARKER FAIRLEY
Two Trees

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1975
11.25 x 14 ins ( 28.6 x 35.6 cms )

Estimated: $2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by William Kurelek, Copper Cliff
Lot #33
WILLIAM KURELEK
Copper Cliff

mixed media on board
signed and dated 1966 lower right; titled and dated on the reverse
15 x 19 ins ( 38.1 x 48.3 cms )

Estimated: $18,000.00 - $22,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Maxwell Bennett Bates, House by the Sea
Lot #34
MAXWELL BENNETT BATES
House by the Sea

oil on board
signed and dated 1952 lower right
24 x 20 ins ( 61 x 50.8 cms )

Estimated: $4,000.00 - $6,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by William Percival Weston, Limestone Peak, Rocky Mountains, B.C.
Lot #35
WILLIAM PERCIVAL WESTON
Limestone Peak, Rocky Mountains, B.C.

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1960 on the reverse
15.75 x 20 ins ( 40 x 50.8 cms )

Estimated: $6,000.00 - $8,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle Fortin, Paysage d’ete
Lot #36
MARC-AURÈLE FORTIN
Paysage d’ete

oil on panel
signed lower left
6.25 x 9.25 ins ( 15.9 x 23.5 cms )

Estimated: $6,000.00 - $8,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, Moody March
Lot #37
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
Moody March

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

Estimated: $12,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by George Franklin Arbuckle, Sunday
Lot #38
GEORGE FRANKLIN ARBUCKLE
Sunday

oil on board
signed lower left
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms )

Estimated: $4,000.00 - $6,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by John Goodwin Lyman, Nannies on the Beach
Lot #39
JOHN GOODWIN LYMAN
Nannies on the Beach

ink, watercolour and graphite on paper
signed lower right with artist notations in the margins
5.75 x 8 ins ( 14.6 x 20.3 cms )

Estimated: $1,200.00 - $1,500.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Franklin Carmichael, Old Orchard
Lot #40
FRANKLIN CARMICHAEL
Old Orchard

oil on board
signed and dated 1940 lower right; signed with insignia, dated 1940 and inscribed “16” on the reverse
30 x 36 ins ( 76.2 x 91.4 cms )

Estimated: $500,000.00 - $700,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Building the Toronto Harbour
Lot #41
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Building the Toronto Harbour

oil on canvas
signed lower right
20.25 x 25 ins ( 51.4 x 63.5 cms )

Estimated: $8,000.00 - $12,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, In the Artist’s Studio, Bathurst and Bloor
Lot #42
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
In the Artist’s Studio, Bathurst and Bloor

oil on canvas, laid down on board
signed lower right; titled and dated circa 1930 on the reverse
10.5 x 8.5 ins ( 26.7 x 21.6 cms )

Estimated: $2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Tom Thomson, Fallen Timber (Algonquin)
Lot #43
TOM THOMSON
Fallen Timber (Algonquin)

oil on canvas, laid down on paperboard
inscribed “Gordon Harkness” and signed and inscribed by Thoreau MacDonald on the reverse; catalogue raisonne number 1912.02
6 x 9.25 ins ( 15.2 x 23.5 cms )

Estimated: $150,000.00 - $200,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by William Henry Clapp, Misty Summer Morning, St. Eustache
Lot #44
WILLIAM HENRY CLAPP
Misty Summer Morning, St. Eustache

oil on board
signed and dated 1914 lower left
10.5 x 13.75 ins ( 26.7 x 34.9 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Paul Archibald Caron, Hotel Tadoussac
Lot #45
PAUL ARCHIBALD CARON
Hotel Tadoussac

oil on canvas
signed lower right
10.75 x 8.75 ins ( 27.3 x 22.2 cms )

Estimated: $1,200.00 - $1,500.00

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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