Auction Catalogue

Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
These works of art are included in our upcoming auction. Artwork offered through our auctions is subject to our conditions of sale.

Artwork by Lawren Stewart Harris, Rear of Houses, Frances Street
Lot #41
LAWREN STEWART HARRIS
Rear of Houses, Frances Street

oil on board
inscribed “painted by Lawren Harris” by Thoreau MacDonald on the reverse; titled, inscribed LSH and dated 1910-1912 on a label on the reverse
17 x 12 ins ( 43.2 x 30.5 cms )

Estimated: $200,000.00 - $250,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Emily Carr, European Street Scene
Lot #54
EMILY CARR
European Street Scene

watercolour
signed and dated 1911 lower left
15 x 10.75 ins ( 38.1 x 27.3 cms )

Estimated: $150,000.00 - $175,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Frederick Horsman Varley, The Valley of the Don
Lot #29
FREDERICK HORSMAN VARLEY
The Valley of the Don

oil on board
signed and dated 1925 lower left; Varley Inventory Number 673
11.5 x 15.75 ins ( 29.2 x 40 cms )

Estimated: $70,000.00 - $90,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Michael Snow, Off Minor
Lot #25
MICHAEL SNOW
Off Minor

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1958 upper left; signed, titled and inscribed “Completed April 1958” on the reverse
60 x 36 ins ( 152.4 x 91.4 cms )

Estimated: $40,000.00 - $60,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Go Home Bay
Lot #24
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Go Home Bay

oil on canvas
signed lower right
21 x 25.25 ins ( 53.3 x 64.1 cms )

Estimated: $40,000.00 - $60,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Franklin Carmichael, Southern Ontario Farm
Lot #67
FRANKLIN CARMICHAEL
Southern Ontario Farm

watercolour
stamped “Estate of Franklin Carmichael” on the reverse
11 x 13.25 ins ( 27.9 x 33.7 cms )

Estimated: $40,000.00 - $50,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Edwin Headley Holgate, Drying Fish, Mutton Bay, Quebec, 1932
Lot #26
EDWIN HEADLEY HOLGATE
Drying Fish, Mutton Bay, Quebec, 1932

oil on panel
titled and dated 1932 on the gallery label on the reverse; also inscribed “Edwin Holgate did this sketch when he was in Mutton Bay, Quebec in the Summer of 1932” by Frances Holgate on a label
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Estimated: $40,000.00 - $50,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Franklin Carmichael, Forest Landscape
Lot #74
FRANKLIN CARMICHAEL
Forest Landscape

watercolour
an unfinished composition on the reverse
11.5 x 13.25 ins ( 29.2 x 33.7 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Algonquin Park
Lot #23
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Algonquin Park

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1943 on the reverse
9.25 x 11.25 ins ( 23.5 x 28.6 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, O.S.A. Lake (Georgian Bay, White Rocks)
Lot #35
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
O.S.A. Lake (Georgian Bay, White Rocks)

watercolour
signed lower right; titled “O.S.A. Lake” within the right margin; titled “Georgian Bay, White Rocks” on the reverse
10.75 x 13.75 ins ( 27.3 x 34.9 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by David Alexander Colville, Recording Zero Line, Near Nijmegen
Lot #37
DAVID ALEXANDER COLVILLE
Recording Zero Line, Near Nijmegen

watercolour
signed lower left; titled and inscribed “Lt. D.A. Colville, 4 Dec 44 (painted 6,8,12 Dec 44), ‘E’ Troop, 43 BTY, 12 FD REGT RCA, 3 CDN INF DIV, 15” x 22”, For Reference Only” on the reverse
15 x 22 ins ( 38.1 x 55.9 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Mary Pratt, Baking Bread
Lot #32
MARY PRATT
Baking Bread

oil on board
signed and dated 1974 lower right
16 x 24 ins ( 40.6 x 61 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Farm in Autumn
Lot #73
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Farm in Autumn

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed and inscribed “Collection Raymond Bourque” by the artist on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Michael Snow, Two
Lot #50
MICHAEL SNOW
Two

oil on canvas
signed, titled and inscribed “Completed Sept 1960” on the reverse
40 x 50 ins ( 101.6 x 127 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Arthur Lismer, Lighthouse, Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia
Lot #16
ARTHUR LISMER
Lighthouse, Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1940 on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: November 23rd 2017

Auction Information


Live Auction (Lots 1-126)

Thursday, November 23rd 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 Friday, November 24th at the Consignor Gallery.


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October 27th to November 18th

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November 19th to 23rd

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Tuesday, November 21st: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

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