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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 Emily Carr, Forest Interior
Lot #51
EMILY CARR
Forest Interior

oil on canvas, laid down on board
signed lower right
24.75 x 15 ins ( 62.9 x 38.1 cms )

Estimated: $250,000.00 - $350,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Lawren Stewart Harris, Algoma Sketch XCII (Algoma Autumn), ca. 1920-21
Lot #32
LAWREN STEWART HARRIS
Algoma Sketch XCII (Algoma Autumn), ca. 1920-21

oil on panel
titled on a label on the reverse; a cross in a circle inscribed on the reverse
10.25 x 13.75 ins ( 26 x 34.9 cms )

Estimated: $150,000.00 - $250,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Tom Thomson, Road Near Leith
Lot #74
TOM THOMSON
Road Near Leith

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1908 lower right; catalogue raisonne number 1918.04
8.25 x 13.5 ins ( 21 x 34.3 cms )

Estimated: $60,000.00 - $80,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Claude Tousignant, Absurdo
Lot #55
CLAUDE TOUSIGNANT
Absurdo

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated “11-64” lower left
72 x 72 ins ( 182.9 x 182.9 cms )

Estimated: $60,000.00 - $80,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Franklin Carmichael, Lake, La Cloche
Lot #76
FRANKLIN CARMICHAEL
Lake, La Cloche

watercolour
Carmichael Estate stamp on the reverse
10.5 x 12.25 ins ( 26.7 x 31.1 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $50,000.00 - $70,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by David Brown Milne, Soft Hills (Misty Hill) (Boston Corners, N.Y.)
Lot #40
DAVID BROWN MILNE
Soft Hills (Misty Hill) (Boston Corners, N.Y.)

watercolour
Catalogue Raisonne Number 107.89 (circa June, 1917); titled “Soft Hills” (crossed out) by Patsy Milne and dated 1917 on the reverse
15 x 22.5 ins ( 38.1 x 57.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $40,000.00 - $60,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by William Kurelek, Saturday Afternoon: A Parking Lot in Old Montreal
Lot #24
WILLIAM KURELEK
Saturday Afternoon: A Parking Lot in Old Montreal

mixed media on board
signed with monogram and dated 1975 lower right; titled on the reverse
16 x 19.75 ins ( 40.6 x 50.2 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $50,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Bill Ronald Reid, Bear Cub Pendant (1990)
Lot #54
BILL RONALD REID
Bear Cub Pendant (1990)


22k gold pendant with abalone inlay and 18k gold clasp hand signed, dated 1990 and numbered 2/15 on the reverse
1 x .75 ins ( 2.5 x 1.9 cms ) ( including clasp )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $50,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Franklin Carmichael, Old Barns, Miner’s Bay
Lot #9
FRANKLIN CARMICHAEL
Old Barns, Miner’s Bay

watercolour
signed and dated 1925 lower right; signed and titled on the reverse of the framing
10 x 12.5 ins ( 25.4 x 31.8 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Ochre Blue Square
Lot #35
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Ochre Blue Square

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1962 lower left; signed, titled and dated 1962 on the reverse
30 x 24 ins ( 76.2 x 61 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Summer Afternoon/The Lovers
Lot #16
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Summer Afternoon/The Lovers

oil on board
signed and dated 1951 lower right
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Edwin Headley Holgate, Laurentian Lake, Autumn
Lot #8
EDWIN HEADLEY HOLGATE
Laurentian Lake, Autumn

oil on panel
signed with initials lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00 - $40,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Grey Day, Tobin
Lot #23
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Grey Day, Tobin

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Estimated: $25,000.00 - $35,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by James Edward Hervey MacDonald, Harvest, Thornhill
Lot #26
JAMES EDWARD HERVEY MACDONALD
Harvest, Thornhill

oil on board
dated 1931 lower right; signed, titled and dated “Aug. 1, 1931” and inscribed “G. of 7 ‘31” on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Estimated: $25,000.00 - $35,000.00

Sale Date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Kenneth Campbell Lochhead, Green Attachment
Lot #37
KENNETH CAMPBELL LOCHHEAD
Green Attachment

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1965 on the reverse
52 x 67.5 ins ( 132.1 x 171.5 cms )

Estimated: $25,000.00 - $35,000.00

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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