Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art (Live Auction) Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art (Live Auction) which concluded on May 25, 2017. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Hal Ross Perrigard, Vere
HAL ROSS PERRIGARD
Vere

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1923 lower left; titled on the artist’s label on the reverse
40.25 x 30.5 ins ( 102.2 x 77.5 cms )

Sold for $10,925.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by David Alexander Colville, Crow With A Silver Spoon
DAVID ALEXANDER COLVILLE
Crow With A Silver Spoon

colour serigraph
signed, dated 1972 and numbered 15/70 in the lower margin
18 x 18 ins ( 45.7 x 45.7 cms ) ( diameter )

Sold for $10,350.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Wolf in Winter
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Wolf in Winter

gouache on card
signed lower right
8.5 x 10.25 ins ( 21.6 x 26 cms ) ( image )

Sold for $9,775.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Maxwell Bennett Bates, Northern Painting
MAXWELL BENNETT BATES
Northern Painting

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1960 lower right; titled on the stretcher
36 x 48 ins ( 91.4 x 121.9 cms )

Sold for $9,200.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

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

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

Sold for $9,200.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Charles Fraser Comfort, Northern Silence
CHARLES FRASER COMFORT
Northern Silence

oil on canvas
signed lower right
20 x 26 ins ( 50.8 x 66 cms )

Sold for $9,200.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Clarence Alphonse Gagnon, Dover Mountains, Norway
CLARENCE ALPHONSE GAGNON
Dover Mountains, Norway

oil on board
certified by Lucile Rodier Gagnon (no. 525) on a label the reverse
4.75 x 7 ins ( 12.1 x 17.8 cms )

Sold for $8,625.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Frederick William Hutchison, Cutting the Mid Summer Hay
FREDERICK WILLIAM HUTCHISON
Cutting the Mid Summer Hay

oil on canvas
17 x 101 ins ( 43.2 x 256.5 cms )

Sold for $8,050.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Maxwell Bennett Bates, House by the Sea
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 )

Sold for $8,050.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Children Walking in the Snow
MAUD LEWIS
Children Walking in the Snow

mixed media on beaver board
signed lower right
12 x 15.75 ins ( 30.5 x 40 cms )

Sold for $8,050.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Henrietta Mabel May, Shoreline Landscape / Farm Scene
HENRIETTA MABEL MAY
Shoreline Landscape / Farm Scene

double-sided oil on panel
signed lower left; an unsigned farm landscape on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Sold for $8,050.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Edward John Hughes, Robson River
EDWARD JOHN HUGHES
Robson River

graphite
signed and dated 1955 lower right
15.75 x 13.5 ins ( 40 x 34.3 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $8,050.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Jean LeFébure, La fille du briquetier
JEAN LEFÉBURE
La fille du briquetier

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1963 lower right; signed, titled and dated 1963 on the stretcher
31.75 x 39 ins ( 80.6 x 99.1 cms )

Sold for $8,050.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Winter Sleighing Scene
MAUD LEWIS
Winter Sleighing Scene

mixed media on masonite
signed lower right
12 x 15.75 ins ( 30.5 x 40 cms )

Sold for $7,475.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by George Franklin Arbuckle, Sunday
GEORGE FRANKLIN ARBUCKLE
Sunday

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

Sold for $6,900.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Previous Auctions

Select from a list of previous auctions to view specific sale highlights.

September Online Auction of Canadian and International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 17, 2019
 
July Auction of Works on Paper, Prints, Books (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 16, 2019
 
June Auction of Canadian and International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 26, 2019
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: May 28, 2019
 
May Auction of Canadian Artwork including Inuit Art (Online Second Session to Live Auction)
Sale Closed: June 5, 2019
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 26, 2019
 
March Auction of Canadian and International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 20, 2019
 
February Online Auction of Works on Paper, Prints, Books & Sculpture (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 20, 2019
 
December Auction of Canadian and International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 12, 2018
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 20, 2018
 
Online Auction of Canadian Artwork (Second Session to Live Auction)
Sale Closed: November 28, 2018
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 17, 2018
 
Contemporary Canadian Art Auction (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 26, 2018
 
September Auction of Canadian and International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2018
 
July Auction of Works on Paper, Prints & Books (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 18, 2018
 
June Auction of Canadian and International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 13, 2018
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: May 29, 2018
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2018
 
March Auction of Canadian and International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 14, 2018
 
February Online Auction of Works on Paper, Prints & Books (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 21, 2018
 
December Auction of Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 6, 2017
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 23, 2017
 
September Auction of Canadian & International Arwtork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 20, 2017
 
Summer Exhibition of Canadian Artwork (Selling Exhibition)
Sale Closed: August 30, 2017
 
June Auction of Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 14, 2017
 
Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art (Live Auction)
Sale Closed: May 25, 2017
 
March Online Auction of Canadian & International Artwork
Sale Closed: March 8, 2017
 
December Auction of Canadian & International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 14, 2016
 
Fall Auction of Important Canadian Art (Live Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2016
 
September Auction of Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 21, 2016
 
Auction of Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 22, 2016
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: May 31, 2016
 
Auction of Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 23, 2016
 
Auction of Works on Paper including Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 24, 2016
 
December Auction of Artwork
Sale Closed: December 9, 2015
 
Fall Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 25, 2015
 
Auction of Canadian & International Art
Sale Closed: September 24, 2015
 
Variety “Art For The Heart” 2015 Charity Art Auction
Sale Closed: September 30, 2015
 
Auction of Canadian & International Prints
Sale Closed: August 27, 2015
 
Summer Exhibition of Contemporary Art
Sale Closed: September 8, 2015
 
Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: May 28, 2015
 
March Auction of Canadian & International Art
Sale Closed: March 23, 2015
 
February Auction of Canadian & International Prints
Sale Closed: February 19, 2015
 
Fall Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 28, 2014
 
September Auction of Canadian & International Art
Sale Closed: September 17, 2014
 
June Auction of Canadian & International Contemporary Art
Sale Closed: June 25, 2014
 
Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: May 29, 2014
 
March Auction of Canadian Art
Sale Closed: March 26, 2014
 
February Auction of International Art including Prints and Posters
Sale Closed: February 26, 2014
 
Premier Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 29, 2013
 
Canadian Art Auction
Sale Closed: September 25, 2013
 
Spring Auction of Canadian Art
Sale Closed: June 20, 2013
 
Fall Auction of Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 30, 2012
 
Spring Auction of Canadian Art
Sale Closed: June 23, 2012
 

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