Previously Sold Works

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Jack Chambers
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Jack Chambers

book and lithograph
“Jack Chambers” (Toronto, Nancy Poole Studios, 1978); contains a lithograph of daffodils (signed, numbered 229/300 and dated 77 in the lower margin)
12.5 x 12.5 ins ( 31.8 x 31.8 cms )

Sold for $1,416.00
Sale date: February 20th 2019

Artwork by  Books and Reference, The Birth of the Modern; A Canadian Art Movement; J.E.H. MacDonald; Enjoying Canadian Painting; Frederick H. Varley; Couleur et Lumière: les paysages de Cullen et de Suzor-Coté; Krieghoff
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
The Birth of the Modern; A Canadian Art Movement; J.E.H. MacDonald; Enjoying Canadian Painting; Frederick H. Varley; Couleur et Lumière: les paysages de Cullen et de Suzor-Coté; Krieghoff

seven books
“The Birth of the Modern: Post-Impressionism in Canadian Art. c. 1900-1920” (Joan Murray, Oshawa, 2001); “A Canadian Art Movement: The Story of the Group of Seven” (F.B. Housser, Toronto, 1974); “J.E.H. MacDonald: A Biography & Catalogue of his Work” (E.R. Hunter, Toronto, 1940); “Enjoying Canadian Painting” (Patricia Godsell, Don Mills, 1976); “Frederick H. Varley” (Peter Varley, Toronto, 1983); “Couleur et Lumière: les paysages de Cullen et de Suzor-Coté” (Louise Beaudry, Laval, 1991); Krieghoff (Hugues de Jouvancourt, Montreal, 1971)
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Sold for $826.00
Sale date: February 20th 2019

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Books, Pamphlets and Reference Material related to Canadian Art History
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Books, Pamphlets and Reference Material related to Canadian Art History

books
“Landmarks of Canadian Art” (Peter Mellan, McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1978); “Great Canadian Painting: A Century of Art” (Elizabeth Kilbourn, The Canadian Centennial Publishing Co. Ltd., 1966); “The History of Painting in Canada: Toward a people’s art” (Barry Lord, NC Press, 1974); “Canadian Painting: 1850-1950” (The National Gallery of Canada, 1967 (2)); “Images for a Canadian Heritage” (Doris Shadbolt, The Vancouver Art Gallery, 1966); “Three Hundred Years of Canadian Art: An Exhibition Arranged in Celebration of the Centenary of Confederation” (R.H. Hubbard and J.R. Ostiguy, The National Gallery of Canada, 1967); The National Gallery of Canada Catalogue of Paintings and Sculpture: Volume III: Canadian School” (R.H. Hubbard, The National Gallery of Canada, 1960); “The J.S. McLean Collection of Canadian Painting” (The Art Gallery of Ontario, 1968); “Painting in Canada: A History” (Russell Harper, UNiversity of Toronto Press, 1966, inscribed by author on cover page); “The Development of Canadian Art” (R.H. Hubbard, The National Gallery of Canada, 1963); “Painters of Quebec: Maurice and Andree Corbeil Collection” (National Gallery of Canada, 1973); “Pictures from the Douglas M. Duncan Collection” (Frances Duncan Barwick, University of Toronto Press, 1975); “Canadian Art” (Graham McInnes, The MacMillan Company of Canada Limited, 1950); “20th Century Canadian Drawings” (The Gallery Stratford, 1979); “Breaking Barriers: Eric Brown and the National Gallery” ( F. Maud Brown, The Society for Art Publications,1964); “Canadian Art 69” (Issue 17:4 July 1960); “A Dictionary of Canadian Artists” (Volumes 1, 3-5, Colin S. MacDonald, Canadian Paperback Publishings, 1967); Selection of Newspaper clippings and weekend publications
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Sold for $708.00
Sale date: February 21st 2018

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Toronto Art League 1900 Calendar; Toronto Art League Calendar 1901; Exposition d’art Canadien 1927
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Toronto Art League 1900 Calendar; Toronto Art League Calendar 1901; Exposition d’art Canadien 1927


“Toronto Art League 1900 Calendar” and “Toronto Art League Calendar 1901” (Designed by the Toronto Art League, George N. Morang & Company Limited Publishers); “Exposition d’art Canadien” (Musee du jeu du paume, Paris, April 10 to May 10, 1927)
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Sold for $649.00
Sale date: February 21st 2018

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of 19 Books and Pamphlets related to the Group of Seven
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of 19 Books and Pamphlets related to the Group of Seven

books
The Group of Seven” (Peter Mellen, 1970); The Tangled Garden: The Art of J.E.H. MacDonald” (Paul Duval, 1978); “Frederick H. Varley” (Peter Varley, introduction by Joyce Zemans, 1983); “Bright Land: A Warm Look at Arthur Lismer” (Lois Darroch, 1981); “Lawren Harris” (Edited by Bess Harris and R.G.P. Colgrove, 1969); “Arthur Lismer’s Pen and Pencil: A Border of Beauty” (Marjorie Lismer Bridges, 1977); “Le Goupe des Sept: The Group of Seven: A Bibliography of the Group of Seven” (Dennis Reid, 1970) (2); “A Bibliography of the Group of Seven” (Dennis Reid, 1971); “Lawren S. Harris: Urban Scenes and Wilderness Landscapes 1906-1930” (Jeremy Adamson, 1978); “September Gale: A Study of Arthur Lismer of the Group of Seven” (John A.B. McLeish, 1955); “A Canadian Art Movement: The Story of the Group of Seven” (F.B. Housser, 1926); “Lawren Harris: Paintings 1910-1948” (Art Gallery of Toronto, 1948); “Arthur Lismer: Paintings 1913-1949” (Art Gallery of Toronto, 1950); “F.H. Varley: Paintings 1915-1954” (Art Gallery of Toronto 1955); “Canadian Picture Study” (Arthur Lismer, 1940); “Arthur Lismer” (Robert Ayer, n.d.); “The Group of Seven” Commemorative postage stamps in original booklet and envelope; assorted postcards and small colour reproduction images of Group of Seven artworks
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Sold for $502.00
Sale date: February 21st 2018

Artwork by  Books and Reference, September Gale: A Study of Arthur Lismer (John A.B. McLeish); The Growth of Canadian Painting (Donald W. Buchanan); Hundreds and Thousands: The Journals of Emily Carr (Clarke Irwin); Group of Seven Drawings (Paul Duval)
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
September Gale: A Study of Arthur Lismer (John A.B. McLeish); The Growth of Canadian Painting (Donald W. Buchanan); Hundreds and Thousands: The Journals of Emily Carr (Clarke Irwin); Group of Seven Drawings (Paul Duval)

four books
“September Gale: A Study of Arthur Lismer” (John A.B. McLeish, J.M. Dent and Sons, Canada, 1955, signed by Arthur Lismer and presented in the original dust jacket); “The Growth of Canadian Painting (Donald W. Buchanan, Collins, London and Toronto, 1950); “Hundreds and Thousands: The Journals of Emily Carr” (Clarke, Irwin & Company Ltd, Toronto/Vancouver, 1966, presented in the original dust jacket); “Group of Seven Drawings” (Paul Duval, Burns and MacEachern Limited, Toronto, 1965, presented in the original dust jacket)
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Sold for $472.00
Sale date: December 12th 2018

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Painter’s Country (A.Y. Jackson); West by East (J.E.H. & Thoreau MacDonald); Country Hours (Locke); A Canadian Art Movement (F.B. Housser)
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Painter’s Country (A.Y. Jackson); West by East (J.E.H. & Thoreau MacDonald); Country Hours (Locke); A Canadian Art Movement (F.B. Housser)

four books
“A Painter’s Country: the autobiography of A.Y. Jackson” (A.Y. Jackson, Clarke, Irwin & Company Ltd, Canada, 1963, presented in the original dust jacket); “West by East & Other Poems by J.E.H. MacDonald” (J.E.H. MacDonald, with drawings by Thoreau MacDonald, The Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1933, presented in the original dust jacket); “Country Hours” (Clarke Locke, illustrations by Thoreau MacDonald, The Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1959, presented in the original dust jacket and book signed by the author); “A Canadian Art Movement: The Story of the Group of Seven” (F.B. Housser, The MacMillan Company of Canada, Toronto, 1974, presented in the original dust jacket)
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Sold for $472.00
Sale date: December 12th 2018

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Lawren Harris (Harris & Colgove, eds); Lemieux (Robert); The Journals of Emily Carr (Irwin); The Canadian Art Graphic Art Year Book (1931)
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Lawren Harris (Harris & Colgove, eds); Lemieux (Robert); The Journals of Emily Carr (Irwin); The Canadian Art Graphic Art Year Book (1931)

four books
“Lawren Harris” [Bess Harris & R.G.P. Colgrove (eds.), Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1969], in the original slipcover; “Lemieux” (Guy Robert, Gage Publishing, Toronto, 1978), in the original dust jacket;, signed by the artist and author; “Hundreds and Thousands: The Journals of Emily Carr” (Clarke, Irwin & Company, Toronto/Vancouver, 1966, with twelve colour reproductions within the original slipcover), in the original slipcover, numbered 945/1000; “The Canadian Graphic Art Year Book: Nineteen Hundred and Thirty-One” (The Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1931) with colour block print by T.W. McLean tipped inside (”Cathedral Mountain”, 5.75 ins x 4 ins)
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Sold for $431.00
Sale date: March 8th 2017

Artwork by  Books and Reference, The Automatiste Revolution; Fernand Leduc de 1943 á 1985; Guido Molinari - The Black and White Paintings 1951-1961; Rita Letendre - The Montreal Years - 1953-1963
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
The Automatiste Revolution; Fernand Leduc de 1943 á 1985; Guido Molinari - The Black and White Paintings 1951-1961; Rita Letendre - The Montreal Years - 1953-1963

four books
The Automatiste Revolution, Montréal, 1941-1960 (Roald Nasgaard & Ray Ellenwood; Douglas & McIntyre/Varley-McKay Art Foundation of Markham, 2009); Fernand Leduc de 1943 á 1985 (Musée des Beaux-Arts de Chartres, 1985); Guido Molinari 1951-1961 - The Black and White Paintings (Vancouver Art Gallery, 1989); Rita Letendre - The Montréal Years 1953-1963 (Concordia Art Gallery, 1989)
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Sold for $443.00
Sale date: July 18th 2018

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Canadian National Exhibition Catalogues (1930, 1931, 1933, & 1934)
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Canadian National Exhibition Catalogues (1930, 1931, 1933, & 1934)

four catalogues
“Catalogue of Fine, Graphic, And Applied Arts, and Salon of Photography, Canadian National Exhibition, August 22nd to September 6th, 1930”; “Catalogue of the Arts, Canadian National Exhibition, 1931”; “1933 Catalogue of the Arts, Canadian National Exhibition”; “Catalogue of the Arts, Canadian National Exhibtion, 1934”
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Sold for $413.00
Sale date: July 18th 2018

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Collection of Canadian Art Books, Exhibition Catalogues and Invitations
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Collection of Canadian Art Books, Exhibition Catalogues and Invitations

selection of ten items
“Catalogue of Inaugural Exhibition” (Art Gallery of Toronto, 1926) (2 Copies); “Catalogue of Original Cantelon Paintings of Norfolk Historical Scenes and Pioneer Citizens”; “A.J. Casson” (Brockville Civic Auditorium, May 8-22, 1977); “Works by F.W. Schilbach” (Lord Simcoe Art Galllery, Toronto); “Exhibition of Sculpture, Wood Carvings, Paintings and Drawings by Eleanor Milne” (The Art Department, New Brunswick Museum, Saint John); “Paul Rodrik” (Munroe House, Washington, D.C., 1976); “Peel Remembers: Artists from the Perkins Bull Collection” (Brampton Public Library and Gallery, 1984); “Bulletin for Month of October, 1936” (Art Gallery of Toronto, 1936); “Bulletin for Month of March, 1938” (Art Gallery of Toronto, 1938); “An Exhibition of Watercolour Drawings of Birds by Fenwick Lansdowne” (Tyron Gallery Ltd, London); “Wilfred Campbell: A Study in Late Provincial Victorianism” (Carl Frederick Klinck, 1943); “Douglas Bentham: Getting to Now” (Norman MacKenzie Art Gallery, University of Regina, 1980); “Announcing The Official Biography of Homer Watson” (Ryerson Press, 1937); “Walter J. Phillips: Printmaker” (Brampton Public LIbrary and Art Gallery, 1986) (26 Copies of the Invitation; 1 Black and White Photograph)
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Sold for $374.00
Sale date: December 14th 2016

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Abstract Painting in Canada; York Wilson; Posters of the Canadian Pacific; Présences du réel; Goodridge Roberts; Form and Figure; Somewhere Waiting; Canadian Painting 1850-1950
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Abstract Painting in Canada; York Wilson; Posters of the Canadian Pacific; Présences du réel; Goodridge Roberts; Form and Figure; Somewhere Waiting; Canadian Painting 1850-1950

eight books
“Abstract Painting in Canada” (Roald Nasgaard, Vancouver, 2007); “York Wilson” (Paul Duval, Ottawa, 1978); “Posters of the Canadian Pacific” (Marc C. Choko and David L. Jones, 2004); “Présences du réel” (Éditions du Noroît, 1983); “Goodridge Roberts” (Sandra Paikowsky, Kleinburg, 1998); Form and Figure (Pierre B. Landry, Ottawa, 1989); “Somewhere Waiting: The life and art of Christiane Pflug” (Ann Davis, Toronto, 1991); “Canadian Painting 1850-1950” (National Gallery of Canada, 1967)
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Sold for $384.00
Sale date: February 20th 2019

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Portfolio of Canadian Art
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Portfolio of Canadian Art

one volume
Rous and Mann, Toronto, 1926; Reproductions of Important Canadian Paintings, including Cornelius Krieghoff, Otto Jacobi, Paul Kane, Daniel Fowler, William Brymner, Paul Peel, Blair Bruce, Frederick M. Bell-Smith, James Wilson Morrice and Tom Thomson. Introductory text by Eric Browne and biographical sketches by Fred Jacob; within its original portofolio
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Sold for $316.00
Sale date: December 14th 2016

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Cineplex Odeon-The First Ten Years; Maurice Cullen-1866-1934; Colville; Homer Watson-The Man of Doon; Jack Bush-A Retrospective; Hidden Values-Contemporary Canadian Art in Corporate Collections; Joe Fafard; Iskowitz; The Art of Betty Goodwin
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Cineplex Odeon-The First Ten Years; Maurice Cullen-1866-1934; Colville; Homer Watson-The Man of Doon; Jack Bush-A Retrospective; Hidden Values-Contemporary Canadian Art in Corporate Collections; Joe Fafard; Iskowitz; The Art of Betty Goodwin

nine books
“Cineplex Odeon: The First Ten Years” (David Burnett, Toronto, 1989); “Maurice Cullen: 1866-1934” (Sylvia Antoniou, Queen’s University, 1982); “Colville” (David Burnett, Art Gallery of Ontario, 1983); “Homer Watson: The Man of Doon” (Muriel Miller, Toronto, 1988); “Jack Bush: A Retrospective” (Art Gallery of Ontario, 1976); “Hidden Values: Contemporary Canadian Art in Corporate Collections” (Robert Swain, Vancouver/Toronto, 1994); Joe Fafard (Terrence Heath, National Gallery of Canada, 2007); Iskowitz (David Burnett, Art Gallery of Ontario, 1982); “The Art of Betty Goodwin” [Jessica Bradley & Matthew Teitelbaum (eds.), Art Gallery of Ontario, 1998]
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Sold for $325.00
Sale date: December 12th 2018

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Canadian Art in the Twentieth Century; The Ontario Community Collects; Agnes Etherington Art Centre-Permanent Collection 1968; A Concise History of Canadian Painting; Art Gallery of Ontario-The Canadian Collection; Joan Murray-Confessions of a Curator
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Canadian Art in the Twentieth Century; The Ontario Community Collects; Agnes Etherington Art Centre-Permanent Collection 1968; A Concise History of Canadian Painting; Art Gallery of Ontario-The Canadian Collection; Joan Murray-Confessions of a Curator

six books
“Canadian Art in the Twentieth Century” (Joan Murray, Toronto, 1999); “The Ontario Community Collects” (William C. Forsey, Art Gallery of Ontario, 1975); “Agnes Etherington Art Centre: Permanent Collection 1968” (Queen’s University, 1968); “A Concise History of Canadian Painting” (Dennis Reid, Don Mills, 2012, Third Edition); “Art Gallery of Ontario: The Canadian Collection” (Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, 1970); “Confessions of a Curator: Adventures in Canadian Art” (Joan Murray, Oshawa, 1984)
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Sold for $325.00
Sale date: December 12th 2018