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 Frederick Sproston Challener, Posing Dancer
Lot #111
FREDERICK SPROSTON CHALLENER
Posing Dancer

oil on board
signed with initials lower right
10 x 7 ins ( 25.4 x 17.8 cms )

Estimated: $600.00 - $800.00

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 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 Marian Mildred Dale Scott, Portrait of Pegi Nicol MacLeod
Lot #58
MARIAN MILDRED DALE SCOTT
Portrait of Pegi Nicol MacLeod

watercolour
11 x 8 ins ( 27.9 x 20.3 cms )

Estimated: $1,200.00 - $1,500.00

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

Artwork by Bernice Fenwick Martin, Steam and Haze of Industry along Toronto’s Waterfront
Lot #30
BERNICE FENWICK MARTIN
Steam and Haze of Industry along Toronto’s Waterfront

oil on board
signed lower right; titled, dated 1940 and with the artist’s stamp on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms ) ( image )

Estimated: $1,000.00 - $1,500.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

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 Joyce Wieland, White Snow Goose of Canada Crest
Lot #73
JOYCE WIELAND
White Snow Goose of Canada Crest

embroidery floss crest
signed and dated 1971 on the mount board backing
5.5 x 4.5 ins ( 14 x 11.4 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $1,000.00 - $1,500.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Lawrence Arthur Colley Panton, Study for the White Tree
Lot #69
LAWRENCE ARTHUR COLLEY PANTON
Study for the White Tree

oil on board
signed lower right; inscribed “Preliminary Study for ‘The White Tree’” on the reverse
16 x 14 ins ( 40.6 x 35.6 cms )

Estimated: $1,000.00 - $1,500.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Henry George Glyde, Near Vegreville
Lot #25
HENRY GEORGE GLYDE
Near Vegreville

watercolour
signed and dated 1938 lower right
11 x 15 ins ( 27.9 x 38.1 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $1,500.00 - $1,800.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, In the Selkirks, BC
Lot #118
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
In the Selkirks, BC

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

Estimated: $1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Paul Archibald Caron, Christmas Eve
Lot #81
PAUL ARCHIBALD CARON
Christmas Eve

watercolour
signed lower right; titled on a label on the reverse
11 x 14.5 ins ( 27.9 x 36.8 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Frank Milton Armington, Parc de Montsouris, Paris
Lot #96
FRANK MILTON ARMINGTON
Parc de Montsouris, Paris

oil on panel
signed and dated 1922 lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
10.5 x 8.5 ins ( 26.7 x 21.6 cms )

Estimated: $1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Autumn Tints, Rosedale Golf Club
Lot #26
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Autumn Tints, Rosedale Golf Club

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
8.5 x 10.75 ins ( 21.6 x 27.3 cms )

Estimated: $1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Sale Date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Christopher Pratt, Cottage Interior
Lot #120
CHRISTOPHER PRATT
Cottage Interior

colour offset (photo) lithograph
signed and numbered 42/100 in the lower margin
8.75 x 16 ins ( 22.2 x 40.6 cms ) ( subject )

Estimated: $2,000.00 - $2,500.00

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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Consignor Gallery

326 Dundas Street West, Toronto (map)


May 1st to 20th

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May 21st to 25th

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