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September Online Auction of Canadian and International Artwork (Online Auction)
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Artwork by  19th Century Canadian School, Four Historical Prints
Lot #94
19TH CENTURY CANADIAN SCHOOL
Four Historical Prints


“Toronto - The Post Office” (dated 1879 in pencil in the lower right margin, sight 8.75 x 9.5 ins); “Toronto Street, and Post Office” (dated 1882 in pencil in the lower right margin, sight 6.25 x 7 inches); “Post Office, Toronto” (sheet 6.5 x 5 inches) and Mary Schneider “Toronto St., Toronto” (11.5 x 13.5 inches), each unframed
11.5 x 13.5 ins ( 29.2 x 34.3 cms ) ( largest )

Estimated: $100.00 - $150.00

Next bid is: $80.00

Closes September 17th at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  19th Century Canadian School, Four Historical Prints
Lot #96
19TH CENTURY CANADIAN SCHOOL
Four Historical Prints


“Toronto in 1834”(inscribed “Toronto Weekly Globe July 12th, 1878, No, 1877” in pencil in the top margin, sheet 8 x 10 ins); “The Rossin House, Toronto” (dated 1871 in pencil in the lower right margin, sheet 10.25 x 14 ins); “The Toronto Exchange” (9 x 11.75 ins) and “Toronto - The Queen City of the West - Illustrated” (22.75 x 33 ins), each unframed
22.75 x 33 ins ( 57.8 x 83.8 cms ) ( largest )

Estimated: $80.00 - $120.00

Next bid is: $50.00

Closes September 17th at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  19th Century Canadian School, Three Historical Prints
Lot #97
19TH CENTURY CANADIAN SCHOOL
Three Historical Prints


“A View of Quebec the Capital of Canadian, in North America” (sheet 8.75 x 12.75 ins,); “Winnipeg, From St. Boniface Ferry Landing” (sheet 8 x 10.5 ins); “The Fathers of Confederation” (sheet 8 x 12.25 ins), each unframed
8.75 x 12.75 ins ( 22.2 x 32.4 cms ) ( largest )

Estimated: $80.00 - $120.00

Next bid is: $50.00

Closes September 17th at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  19th Century Canadian School, The Fathers of Confederation
Lot #98
19TH CENTURY CANADIAN SCHOOL
The Fathers of Confederation

colour reproduction print
18.5 x 30.5 ins ( 47 x 77.5 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $50.00 - $70.00

Current bid: $50.00
Next bid is: $75.00

Closes September 17th at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Libby Altwerger, Young Girl
Lot #240
LIBBY ALTWERGER
Young Girl

watercolour
signed and dated 1969 lower right
25 x 19.25 ins ( 63.5 x 48.9 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $200.00 - $300.00

Next bid is: $150.00

Closes September 17th at 04:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Patrick Amiot, Montreal Canadiens Jerseys (Home and Away)
Lot #238
PATRICK AMIOT
Montreal Canadiens Jerseys (Home and Away)

ceramic
9.75 x 6.75 ins ( 24.8 x 17.1 cms ) ( each overall )

Estimated: $300.00 - $500.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes September 17th at 04:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by George Franklin Arbuckle, Brewery Bay, Orillia, Ontario
Lot #179
GEORGE FRANKLIN ARBUCKLE
Brewery Bay, Orillia, Ontario

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and inscribed “from S. Leacock’s House” on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $1,200.00 - $1,500.00

Current bid: $900.00
Next bid is: $950.00

Closes September 17th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Garth Armstrong, Winter Landscape
Lot #87
GARTH ARMSTRONG
Winter Landscape

oil on canvas
signed lower right
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

Estimated: $500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $350.00

Closes September 17th at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Geoffrey Armstrong, Shoreline Landscape
Lot #196
GEOFFREY ARMSTRONG
Shoreline Landscape

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; unframed
24 x 32 ins ( 61 x 81.3 cms )

Estimated: $300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $150.00

Closes September 17th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alexis Arts, Barns, Eastern Townships
Lot #180
ALEXIS ARTS
Barns, Eastern Townships

oil on board
signed and dated 1969 lower right; titled and dated 1969 on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Estimated: $300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $150.00
Next bid is: $175.00

Closes September 17th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Sylvia Ary, Girl with a Necklace
Lot #220
SYLVIA ARY
Girl with a Necklace

oil on canvas board
signed to the right; signed and titled on the reverse
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms )

Estimated: $200.00 - $300.00

Next bid is: $150.00

Closes September 17th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Samuel Ash, Prepare to go South for Winter Time
Lot #50
SAMUEL ASH
Prepare to go South for Winter Time

oil on canvas board
signed and dated 1990 lower right; titled on the reverse
9 x 12 ins ( 22.9 x 30.5 cms )

Estimated: $150.00 - $200.00

Current bid: $100.00
Next bid is: $125.00

Closes September 17th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Gail Ashby, Duet I; Duet II
Lot #117
GAIL ASHBY
Duet I; Duet II

two acrylics on canvas
each signed, titled and dated 1993 twice on the reverse overflaps
94.5 x 25 ins ( 240 x 63.5 cms ) ( each )

Estimated: $500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes September 17th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by R Ashby, Winter Farm Scene
Lot #233
R ASHBY
Winter Farm Scene

oil on canvas
signed lower right
22 x 32 ins ( 55.9 x 81.3 cms )

Estimated: $100.00 - $150.00

Current bid: $50.00
Next bid is: $75.00

Closes September 17th at 04:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Anne Meredith Barry, Coastal Journey #2- Past the Dog Islands
Lot #41
ANNE MEREDITH BARRY
Coastal Journey #2- Past the Dog Islands

silkscreen on landmark marine chart
signed, titled, dated 1994 and numbered 6/10 at the lower edge
46.5 x 33 ins ( 118.1 x 83.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Current bid: $1,000.00
Next bid is: $1,200.00

Closes September 17th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Edward John Bartram, Rockscape #8
Lot #39
EDWARD JOHN BARTRAM
Rockscape #8

colour screenprint
signed, titled, dated 1976 and numbered 53/70 in the lower margin; unframed
21.5 x 27.75 ins ( 54.6 x 70.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes September 17th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Edward John Bartram, Beneath the Surface #1
Lot #40
EDWARD JOHN BARTRAM
Beneath the Surface #1

colour etching
signed, titled, dated 1983 and numbered 11/25; unframed
36 x 30.25 ins ( 91.4 x 76.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $600.00 - $800.00

Current bid: $450.00
Next bid is: $475.00

Closes September 17th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Aba Bayefsky, Bun Chala
Lot #35
ABA BAYEFSKY
Bun Chala

oil on board
signed and dated 1987 lower right
15 x 12 ins ( 38.1 x 30.5 cms )

Estimated: $800.00 - $1,200.00

Current bid: $600.00
Next bid is: $650.00

Closes September 17th at 02:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by André Beronneau, Barques à Contre Join; St. Tropez
Lot #195
ANDRÉ BERONNEAU
Barques à Contre Join; St. Tropez

two colour reproductions
“Barques à Contre Join” (signed lower right, titled to gallery label on the reverse, 12 x 16 inches); “St. Tropez” (signed lower left, titled to gallery label on the reverse, 12 ins x 16 ins);
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms ) ( each )

Estimated: $500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes September 17th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by André Bertounesque, Shoreline with Figure
Lot #215
ANDRÉ BERTOUNESQUE
Shoreline with Figure

oil on canvas
signed lower right
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

Estimated: $150.00 - $200.00

Current bid: $375.00
Next bid is: $400.00

Closes September 17th at 04:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Donald Besco, Winter Near Kensington
Lot #75
DONALD BESCO
Winter Near Kensington

oil on board
signed lower right; titled on the reverse
12 x 9 ins ( 30.5 x 22.9 cms )

Estimated: $700.00 - $900.00

Next bid is: $700.00

Closes September 17th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Sam Kelloway Dreams
Lot #2
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Sam Kelloway Dreams

colour etching and aquatint
signed, titled, numbered 2/50 and dated 1983 in the lower margin
10 x 19.5 ins ( 25.4 x 49.5 cms ) ( plate size )

Estimated: $2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Next bid is: $1,800.00

Closes September 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Ronald William Bolt, Arctic Suite #4: Toward the Polar Islands
Lot #18
RONALD WILLIAM BOLT
Arctic Suite #4: Toward the Polar Islands

colour serigraph
signed, titled, dated 1981 and numbered 14/ 70 in pencil in the lower margin
27.5 x 20.5 ins ( 69.9 x 52.1 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $150.00 - $200.00

Current bid: $100.00
Next bid is: $125.00

Closes September 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Ronald William Bolt, Rice Lake Totem
Lot #19
RONALD WILLIAM BOLT
Rice Lake Totem

colour serigraph
signed, titled, dated 1981 and numbered 37/100
21.75 x 21.75 ins ( 55.2 x 55.2 cms ) ( sight diameter )

Estimated: $100.00 - $200.00

Current bid: $260.00
Next bid is: $285.00

Closes September 17th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Two books on Paul Kane and Canadian Journal of Industry, Science and Art
Lot #154
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Two books on Paul Kane and Canadian Journal of Industry, Science and Art

two books and pamphlet
“Paul Kane’s Frontier”- J. Russell Harper, National Gallery of Canada, 1971; “Paul Kane 1810-1871”- (exhibition catalogue) national Gallery of Canada, 1971; “The Canadian Journal of Industry, Science, and Art”- : Toronto: January 1857, no. 8
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $250.00

Closes September 17th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Collection of 28 catalogues and books relating to Canadian art
Lot #156
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Collection of 28 catalogues and books relating to Canadian art

28 books
includes exhibition catalogues from the Royal Canadian Academy, Ontario Society of Artists, Canadian Group of Painters, Canadian National Exhibition, “Clarence A. Gagnon” by Albert H. Robson, “A.Y. Jackson” by Albert H. Robson, and others
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $200.00 - $300.00

Current bid: $150.00
Next bid is: $175.00

Closes September 17th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Eight Books on Historical European Art
Lot #157
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Eight Books on Historical European Art

eight books
“150 Years of Artists’ Lithographs”- Felix H. Man, William Heineman Ltd., 1953; “Renoir”- exhibition catalogue, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1985; “The Lost World of the Impressionists”- Alice Bellony-Rewald, Gallery Press, 1976; “The Thaw Collection: Master Drawings and New Acquisitions”- The Pierpoint Morgan Library, 1994; “Drawings of Leonardo Da Vinci”- George Newnes Limited, 1917; “20th Century Painters”- Bernard Dorival, Universe Books Inc., 1958; “Tuner’s Birds”- David Hill, Phaidon Press, 1988; “Flemish Painting”- Pierre Courthion, 1963
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $150.00 - $250.00

Next bid is: $75.00

Closes September 17th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Six Books and Exhibition Catalogues of Canadian Art
Lot #158
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Six Books and Exhibition Catalogues of Canadian Art

six books
“The World of Robert Bateman”- Ramsay Derry, Viking Press, 1985; “The Cartoons of Arthur Lismer”- Ian M. Thom, Irwing Publishing Inc. & The McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 1985; “Collins, Pachter, Tinkl”- exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of Ontario, 1977; “Master Prints from the Presgrave Collection”- Art Gallery of Ontario, 1980; “W.J. Wood: Paintings and Graphics”- Christine Boyanoski and John Hartman, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of Ontario, 1983; “Art on the Wing: British, American, and Canadian Illustrated Bird Books”- Joan Winearls, exhibition catalogue, University of Toronto Library, 1999
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $100.00 - $150.00

Next bid is: $50.00

Closes September 17th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Four Books on The Group of Seven and Tom Thomson
Lot #160
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Four Books on The Group of Seven and Tom Thomson

selection of four books
“The Group of Seven and Tom Thomson”- The McMichael Canadian Collection catalogue; “The Best of the Group of Seven”- Joan Murray, with an essay by Lawren Harris, Hurtig Publishers, 1984; “A,J. Casson: Canadian Artists 1”- Margaret Gray, Margaret Rand, Lois Steen, Gage Publishing, 1976; “The Group of Seven and Tom Thomson”- David P. Silcox, Firefly Books, 2003
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $200.00 - $250.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes September 17th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Six Books on Historical Canadian Art
Lot #161
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Six Books on Historical Canadian Art

selection of six books
“Paul Kane’s Frontier”- J. Russell Harper, National Gallery of Canada, 1971; “Cornelius Krieghoff”- Hugues de Jouvancourt, Musson Book Company 1971; “Krieghoff”- J. Russell Harper, University of Toronto Press, 1979; “L’evolution de l’art au Canada”- R.H. Hubbard, La Galerie nationale du Canada, 1964; “William Henry Bartlett: Artist, Author & Traveller”- Alexander M. Ross, The University of Toronto Press, 1973; “Canadian Landscape Painting, 1670-1930: The Artist and the Land”- R.H. Hubbard, The Elvehjem Art Center, 1973”
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Estimated: $200.00 - $250.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes September 17th at 03:30:00 PM EDT

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Tuesday, September 10th at 10:00 am EDT

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