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Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
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Artwork by Maud Lewis, The Blacksmith Shop
Lot #61
MAUD LEWIS
The Blacksmith Shop

mixed media on board
signed lower left
11.5 x 16 ins ( 29.2 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $12,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by William Kurelek, Vintage
Lot #62
WILLIAM KURELEK
Vintage

mixed media on board
signed with monogram and dated 1974 lower right; inscribed to the original owner on the reverse with “In appreciation of hospitality and heating problem assistance”; titled, dated 1974 and inscribed “Bill Kurelek + Manchester Guardian” on the reverse of the framing
9 x 8.5 ins ( 22.9 x 21.6 cms )

Estimated: $35,000.00 - $45,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by John Young Johnstone, Village Scene, St. Joachim, Quebec
Lot #63
JOHN YOUNG JOHNSTONE
Village Scene, St. Joachim, Quebec

oil on board
signed lower right
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Lawren Stewart Harris, Laurentians (LSH 8-9)
Lot #64
LAWREN STEWART HARRIS
Laurentians (LSH 8-9)

pencil drawing
inscribed “LSH 8-9” on the reverse
8.5 x 11 ins ( 21.6 x 27.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Philip Henry Howard Surrey, Grosvenor Hill, Montreal
Lot #65
PHILIP HENRY HOWARD SURREY
Grosvenor Hill, Montreal

oil on board
signed lower right
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms )

Estimated: $6,000.00 - $8,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by John Geoffrey Caruthers Little, Rue St. Patrice, Quebec
Lot #66
JOHN GEOFFREY CARUTHERS LITTLE
Rue St. Patrice, Quebec

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1969 on the stretcher
8.25 x 11 ins ( 21 x 27.9 cms )

Estimated: $6,000.00 - $8,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Gershon Iskowitz, Night Blues - G
Lot #67
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
Night Blues - G

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1981 on the reverse
39.25 x 34 ins ( 99.7 x 86.4 cms )

Estimated: $18,000.00 - $22,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Gordon Appelbe Smith, Abstraction
Lot #68
GORDON APPELBE SMITH
Abstraction

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right
27.25 x 34.5 ins ( 69.2 x 87.6 cms )

Estimated: $25,000.00 - $35,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle Fortin, Bateaux
Lot #69
MARC-AURÈLE FORTIN
Bateaux

oil on board
signed lower right
11.75 x 19 ins ( 29.8 x 48.3 cms )

Estimated: $7,000.00 - $9,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Rita Mount, In Repose
Lot #70
RITA MOUNT
In Repose

oil on canvas, laid down on board
signed and dated 1929 lower right; signed and titled on labels on the reverse
9 x 11 ins ( 22.9 x 27.9 cms )

Estimated: $1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Attributed to Joseph Légaré, The Frozen Ice Cone at Montmorency Falls
Lot #71
ATTRIBUTED TO JOSEPH LÉGARÉ
The Frozen Ice Cone at Montmorency Falls

oil on canvas
inscribed “Légaré” and “Ice Cone, Montmorency Falls” on the stretcher
12.75 x 15.75 ins ( 32.4 x 40 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Frederick Arthur Verner, Bison - Evening
Lot #72
FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER
Bison - Evening

watercolour
signed and dated 1901 lower right
12.25 x 20.5 ins ( 31.1 x 52.1 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Ruisseau Jureux
Lot #73
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Ruisseau Jureux

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1931 on the stretcher
21 x 26 ins ( 53.3 x 66 cms )

Estimated: $125,000.00 - $175,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Clarence Alphonse Gagnon, The Doctor
Lot #74
CLARENCE ALPHONSE GAGNON
The Doctor

drawing and gouache
signed, titled “Etude pour Maria Chapdelaine”, inscribed “page 170” and certified by Lucile Rodier Gagnon (no. 794) on a label on the reverse
7.25 x 8.75 ins ( 18.4 x 22.2 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $8,000.00 - $12,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Kenneth Danby, Sharpshooter
Lot #75
KENNETH DANBY
Sharpshooter

egg tempera on board
signed and dated 1971 lower right
20.25 x 30 ins ( 51.4 x 76.2 cms )

Estimated: $10,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Auction Information


Live Auction (Lots 1-118)

Tuesday, May 29th 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 12 noon 

on Wednesday, May 30th at the Consignor Gallery.


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