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Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
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Artwork by James Edward Hervey MacDonald, High Park
Lot #1
JAMES EDWARD HERVEY MACDONALD
High Park

oil on board
signed with initials and dated 1911 lower left; inscribed “J.E.H. MacDonald”, titled, dated and certified by Thoreau MacDonald on the reverse
7 x 5 ins ( 17.8 x 12.7 cms )

Estimated: $14,000.00 - $18,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Shadows in Snow, Hoggs Hollow
Lot #2
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Shadows in Snow, Hoggs Hollow

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated “Feb. 1947” on the reverse
8.5 x 11 ins ( 21.6 x 27.9 cms )

Estimated: $8,000.00 - $12,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Doris Jean McCarthy, Broughton Island N.W.T., 1979
Lot #3
DORIS JEAN MCCARTHY
Broughton Island N.W.T., 1979

oil on board
signed lower right; inscribed with inventory number “790617B” on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by John Geoffrey Caruthers Little, Côte St. Marc, Quebec
Lot #4
JOHN GEOFFREY CARUTHERS LITTLE
Côte St. Marc, Quebec

oil on canvas board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1968 on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $10,000.00 - $15,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Randolph Stanley Hewton, Village in Autumn
Lot #5
RANDOLPH STANLEY HEWTON
Village in Autumn

oil on canvas
16 x 18 ins ( 40.6 x 45.7 cms )

Estimated: $4,000.00 - $6,000.00

Sale Date: May 24th 2018

Artwork by Clarence Alphonse Gagnon, Ferme au dégel (Charlevoix)
Lot #6
CLARENCE ALPHONSE GAGNON
Ferme au dégel (Charlevoix)

oil on board
signed, titled, dated 1923 and certified by Lucile Rodier Gagnon (no. 265) on a label on the reverse
4.5 x 7 ins ( 11.4 x 17.8 cms )

Estimated: $20,000.00 - $30,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Le vieux pionnier canadien
Lot #7
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Le vieux pionnier canadien

bronze sculpture
incised signature, date (1912) and inscription (”Copyrighted - Canada 1914” and “USA”) on the base; stamped “Roman Bronze Works N.Y.” on the reverse side of the base
15.75 x 16.25 x 9 ins ( 40 x 41.3 x 22.9 cms )

Estimated: $7,000.00 - $9,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, La compagne du vieux pionnier
Lot #8
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
La compagne du vieux pionnier

bronze sculpture
incised signature, date (1912) and inscription (”Copyrighted - Canada 1914” and “USA”) on the base; stamped “Roman Bronze Works N.Y.” on the reverse side of the base
15.75 x 16.25 x 9.5 ins ( 40 x 41.3 x 24.1 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $7,000.00 - $9,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Dorothy Elsie Knowles, The River with Hills
Lot #9
DOROTHY ELSIE KNOWLES
The River with Hills

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled, dated May 8, 1986 and inscribed “AC-20-86” on the reverse
49.25 x 73.5 ins ( 125.1 x 186.7 cms )

Estimated: $15,000.00 - $20,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Charles Fraser Comfort, Smokestacks, Copper Cliff
Lot #10
CHARLES FRASER COMFORT
Smokestacks, Copper Cliff

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

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Fernand Toupin, Un pays à nommer
Lot #11
FERNAND TOUPIN
Un pays à nommer

acrylic and powdered marble on canvas
signed and dated 1975 lower right; signed and inscribed “Montréal - février - 1975” on the reverse
52 x 64 ins ( 132.1 x 162.6 cms )

Estimated: $8,000.00 - $10,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Christian Marcel Barbeau, Abstract Composition
Lot #12
CHRISTIAN MARCEL BARBEAU
Abstract Composition

gouache on paper
signed and dated 1972 lower right
25.5 x 19.5 ins ( 64.8 x 49.5 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Jean Albert McEwen, Les Fiançailles No. 5
Lot #13
JEAN ALBERT MCEWEN
Les Fiançailles No. 5

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1976 lower right; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
72 x 72 ins ( 182.9 x 182.9 cms )

Estimated: $25,000.00 - $35,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by William Perehudoff, AC-81-99
Lot #14
WILLIAM PEREHUDOFF
AC-81-99

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1981 on the reverse; unframed
62 x 12.5 ins ( 157.5 x 31.8 cms )

Estimated: $6,000.00 - $8,000.00

Sale Date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Ode To
Lot #15
RITA LETENDRE
Ode To

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1979 lower left; signed, titled and dated on the reverse; unframed
72 x 24 ins ( 182.9 x 61 cms )

Estimated: $6,000.00 - $8,000.00

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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