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Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
You are viewing artwork included in the Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art. Artwork is sold subject to the 18% Buyer's Premium and applicable taxes. The live auction takes place on Tuesday, May 28th at the Gardiner Museum with previewing taking place at the Consignor gallery between May 6th and 28th. Further details regarding buying with Consignor can be found by referring to our Conditions of Sale.

Artwork by Frederick Henry Brigden, Looking down Danforth Ave. from Broadview Corner
Lot #109
FREDERICK HENRY BRIGDEN
Looking down Danforth Ave. from Broadview Corner

watercolour
signed and dated 1891 lower right; titled on a label on the reverse
14 x 10 ins ( 35.6 x 25.4 cms )

Estimated: $1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Richard Borthwick Gorman, Landscape
Lot #93
RICHARD BORTHWICK GORMAN
Landscape

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1990 lower right; signed and dated 1990 on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Estimated: $1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Herbert Sidney Palmer, June Morning
Lot #104
HERBERT SIDNEY PALMER
June Morning

oil on canvas, laid down on board
signed lower left
10 x 13 ins ( 25.4 x 33 cms )

Estimated: $2,500.00 - $3,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Alan Caswell Collier, Tug “Nipigon”, Abitibi Marine Base
Lot #110
ALAN CASWELL COLLIER
Tug “Nipigon”, Abitibi Marine Base

oil on board
signed lower right; titled and inscribed “Orient Bay, Ont” on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Francine Simonin, Viva Nina
Lot #59
FRANCINE SIMONIN
Viva Nina

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 2008 on the reverse
19.75 x 19.75 ins ( 50.2 x 50.2 cms )

Estimated: $2,000.00 - $3,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Frederick Nicholas Loveroff, Farm Scene in Winter
Lot #105
FREDERICK NICHOLAS LOVEROFF
Farm Scene in Winter

oil on board
signed lower left
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Estimated: $2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, Oslo
Lot #12
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Oslo

oil on canvas board
signed lower right; titled faintly & inscribed indistinctly on the reverse
7 x 11 ins ( 17.8 x 27.9 cms )

Estimated: $2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Slipunder
Lot #43
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Slipunder

single autographic print and collage
signed, dated 1956 and editioned “1-1” in the lower right margin
19.75 x 15.75 ins ( 50.2 x 40 cms ) ( plate size )

Estimated: $2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Joe Fafard, Le Veau de Brian
Lot #100
JOE FAFARD
Le Veau de Brian

patinated bronze
incised signature, dated 1987, and numbered 5/5 on the left foreleg
6 x 14.75 x 7.5 ins ( 15.2 x 37.5 x 19.1 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Doris Jean McCarthy, Fish Storage Sheds, Gaspé
Lot #108
DORIS JEAN MCCARTHY
Fish Storage Sheds, Gaspé

oil on split panel
signed lower left
11.5 x 13.5 ins ( 29.2 x 34.3 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Doris Jean McCarthy, Murray Bay from Above, 1947
Lot #48
DORIS JEAN MCCARTHY
Murray Bay from Above, 1947

oil on split panel
signed lower right
11.5 x 13.5 ins ( 29.2 x 34.3 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Philip Henry Howard Surrey, Place Ville Marie Study
Lot #88
PHILIP HENRY HOWARD SURREY
Place Ville Marie Study

mixed media on paper
signed lower left
12 x 18 ins ( 30.5 x 45.7 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Farquhar McGillivray Strachan Knowles, Women Bathing
Lot #84
FARQUHAR MCGILLIVRAY STRACHAN KNOWLES
Women Bathing

oil on canvas
signed lower right
15 x 18 ins ( 38.1 x 45.7 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Christian Marcel Barbeau, Combustion originelle no. 8
Lot #42
CHRISTIAN MARCEL BARBEAU
Combustion originelle no. 8

coloured inks on cardboard
signed and dated 1952 on the reverse
6.25 x 3.5 ins ( 15.9 x 8.9 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Robert Wakeham Pilot, Black Watch Tents, Aldershot Camp, Nova Scotia
Lot #81
ROBERT WAKEHAM PILOT
Black Watch Tents, Aldershot Camp, Nova Scotia

oil on board
signed and dated 1940 lower right; titled and dated 1940 on the reverse
8 x 10.5 ins ( 20.3 x 26.7 cms )

Estimated: $3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Auction Information


Live Auction (Lots 1-123)

Tuesday, May 28th 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 29th at the Consignor Gallery.


Previews

Consignor Gallery

326 Dundas Street West, Toronto (map)


May 6th to 25th*

Monday to Friday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturdays: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

(*Closed Monday, May 20th for Victoria Day holiday)


May 26th to 28th

Sunday, May 26th: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Monday, May 27th: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Tuesday, May 28th: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

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