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#1 ~ Andrews - Untitled - Woodpeckers in the Cherry Tree
#1 ~ Andrews - Untitled - Woodpeckers in the Cherry Tree

Artist Sybil Andrews
Title Untitled - Woodpeckers in the Cherry Tree
Media oil on paper
Size 24.25 x 19.5 in. / 61.6 x 49.5 cm.
Frame Size 32 x 27.5 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed lower right; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$15,000-$25,000

Current Bid
CAD $8,000
Paddle # 8162
Bid / Bid History
#2 ~ Andrews - Prodigal Son  #17/60
#2 ~ Andrews - Prodigal Son  #17/60

Artist Sybil Andrews
Title Prodigal Son #17/60
Media colour lino block on paper
Dated 1939
Size 11.25 x 7.25 in. / 28.6 x 18.4 cm.
Frame Size 23 x 15 x 0.75 in.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered upper left; framed with archival mat

Reference
catalogue #42 in Sybil Andrews - Colour Linocuts, by P.White and catalogue #SA42 in Linocuts of the Machine Age, by S.Coppel

Provenance
from the estates of John and Grace Davenall Turner / Joyce Davenall Turner, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,500

Current Bid
CAD $1,700
Paddle # 1976
Bid / Bid History
#3 ~ Armstrong - Sun Through Valley
#3 ~ Armstrong - Sun Through Valley

Artist Steve Armstrong
Title Sun Through Valley
Media acrylic on canvas
Dated 2002
Size 36 x 72 in. / 91.4 x 182.9 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated verso; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,500

Current Bid
CAD $500
Paddle # 9822
Bid / Bid History
#4 ~ Beament - Untitled - Inuk Mother and Child
#4 ~ Beament - Untitled - Inuk Mother and Child

Artist Thomas Harold Beament
Title Untitled - Inuk Mother and Child
Media oil on canvas board
Size 16 x 12 in. / 40.6 x 30.5 cm.
Frame Size 21.5 x 17.5 x 2 in.

Notes
signed lower left; framed

Estimate CAD$800-$1,200

Start Bid
CAD $475
Bid / Bid History
#5 ~ Brunoni - Quebec - Enfin Avril au Buade
#5 ~ Brunoni - Quebec - Enfin Avril au Buade

Artist Serge Brunoni
Title Quebec - Enfin Avril au Buade
Media oil on canvas
Size 24 x 30 in. / 61 x 76.2 cm.
Frame Size 29.75 x 35.75 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed

Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Current Bid
CAD $1,100
Paddle # 9791
Bid / Bid History
#6 ~ Brunoni - Contraintes Hivernales
#6 ~ Brunoni - Contraintes Hivernales

Artist Serge Brunoni
Title Contraintes Hivernales
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 20 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 cm.
Frame Size 25.25 x 29 x 2 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed; some handling marks on frame noted

Estimate CAD$600-$800

Current Bid
CAD $450
Paddle # 9791
Bid / Bid History
#7 ~ Burrow - Bow River Tributary
#7 ~ Burrow - Bow River Tributary

Artist John H. Burrow
Title Bow River Tributary
Media acrylic on canvas
Size 16 x 20 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 cm.
Frame Size 25.25 x 29.25 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Current Bid
CAD $475
Paddle # 9822
Bid / Bid History
#8 ~ Burrow - Horseshoe Lake - Jasper
#8 ~ Burrow - Horseshoe Lake - Jasper

Artist John H. Burrow
Title Horseshoe Lake - Jasper
Media acrylic on canvas board
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.
Frame Size 20.25 x 24.25 x 1.25 in.

Notes
signed lower left; titled verso; framed

Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Current Bid
CAD $230
Paddle # 9663
Bid / Bid History
#8.1 ~ Carr - Near Victoria, B.C.
#8.1 ~ Carr - Near Victoria, B.C.

Artist M. Emily Carr
Title Near Victoria, B.C.
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1900 --10
Size 9.25 x 11.25 in. / 23.5 x 28.6 cm.
Frame Size 17.25 x 19.25 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed lower left; bears inscription verso; bears title on gallery labels verso; framed with archival mat

Provenance
Alex Fraser Galleries, Vancouver and Lefebvre Galleries, Edmonton, labels verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$15,000-$25,000

Current Bid
CAD $16,000
Paddle # 9864
Bid / Bid History
#9 ~ Carr - Untitled - B.C. Coast
#9 ~ Carr - Untitled - B.C. Coast

Artist M. Emily Carr
Title Untitled - B.C. Coast
Media watercolour on paper
Size 6.5 x 10.25 in. / 16.5 x 26 cm.
Frame Size 17 x 20 x 1 in.

Notes
signed lower right; framed with archival mat and special glass

Reference
it has been suggested that this could be a view of Deadman's Island, Coal Harbour, Vancouver from the C.P.R. Wharf; Deadman's Island is now connected on the east side to Stanley Park

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$15,000-$25,000

Current Bid
CAD $12,000
Paddle # 6995
Bid / Bid History
#10 ~ Chan - Cityscape, Hong Kong
#10 ~ Chan - Cityscape, Hong Kong

Artist TinYan Chan
Title Cityscape, Hong Kong
Media oil on canvas
Size 24 x 20 in. / 61 x 50.8 cm.
Frame Size 33.25 x 29.25 x 2 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary/Victoria
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Current Bid
CAD $950
Paddle # 9734
Bid / Bid History
#11 ~ Collier - One Mile South West of Barry's Bay, Ont.
#11 ~ Collier - One Mile South West of Barry's Bay, Ont.

Artist Alan Caswell Collier
Title One Mile South West of Barry's Bay, Ont.
Media oil on paper board
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.
Frame Size 21.5 x 25.75 x 1.75 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and artist's number 'G151-19' on artist's label verso; framed; touch up in sky noted

Provenance
purchased from Kensington Art Gallery, Calgary; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Current Bid
CAD $1,200
Paddle # 8028
Bid / Bid History
#12 ~ Colville - Koln Express  #VII/XXIV
#12 ~ Colville - Koln Express  #VII/XXIV

Artist David Alexander Colville
Title Koln Express #VII/XXIV
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Dated 1986
Size 17 x 27.5 in. / 43.2 x 69.8 cm.
Frame Size 27 x 36.75 x 1 in.

Notes
LOT OF TWO; signed, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat; minor damage on bottom corner of frame noted

Reference
lot includes first colour proof measuring the same size and framed with archival mat; the print originated from sketches the artist did when he was in Hong Kong and in one interview referred to the figure on the bench being based on himself [thank you DM for the help]

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$5,000-$7,000

Current Bid
CAD $4,000
Paddle # 8133
Bid / Bid History
#13 ~ Coonan - Bruges [La Cathedrale de Bruges]
#13 ~ Coonan - Bruges [La Cathedrale de Bruges]

Artist Emily Coonan
Title Bruges [La Cathedrale de Bruges]
Media oil on wood panel
Dated 1911
Size 6 x 7.25 in. / 15.2 x 18.4 cm.
Frame Size 10.25 x 11.25 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and partial label with the beginning of a signature and title ‘Sketch...’ verso; framed; minor surface dirt noted

Reference
while we believe the signature, title and date are in the artist's hand [possibly written at a later date], according to our research the artist set off for Europe in September of 1912 with fellow student Henrietta Mabel May and went on numerous sketching excursions together. see p. 22 in Emily Coonan by Karen Antaki.

Provenance
Walter Klinkhoff Gallery, Montreal, label verso; from an Edmonton estate
Estimate CAD$2,000-$3,000

Current Bid
CAD $6,000
Paddle # 6995
Bid / Bid History
#14 ~ Cormack - Canyon Falls III / Vertigo Series
#14 ~ Cormack - Canyon Falls III / Vertigo Series

Artist Laurel J.V. Cormack
Title Canyon Falls III / Vertigo Series
Media acrylic on canvas
Dated 1994
Size 69.25 x 60 in. / 175.9 x 152.4 cm.
Frame Size 70.5 x 61 x 2 in.

Notes
signed and dated lower right; signed and titled verso; framed

Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Current Bid
CAD $600
Paddle # 9418
Bid / Bid History
#15 ~ de Grandmaison - Untitled - Portrait of a Chief
#15 ~ de Grandmaison - Untitled - Portrait of a Chief

Artist Nicholas de Grandmaison
Title Untitled - Portrait of a Chief
Media pastel on sandpaper
Size 21.25 x 16.75 in. / 54 x 42.5 cm.
Frame Size 32.5 x 27.5 x 2 in.

Notes
signed lower right; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$15,000-$20,000

Start Bid
CAD $12,000
Bid / Bid History
#16 ~ de Grandmaison - Portrait of John Hunter [Sitting Eagle]
#16 ~ de Grandmaison - Portrait of John Hunter [Sitting Eagle]

Artist Nicholas de Grandmaison
Title Portrait of John Hunter [Sitting Eagle]
Media pastel on sandpaper
Size 20.75 x 16 in. / 52.7 x 40.6 cm.
Frame Size 30.25 x 24.75 x 1 in.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on label verso; framed

Reference
Sitting Eagle, also known as John Hunter, was the chief of the Stoney Nakoda First Nation of Alberta. He became very involved in the Calgary Stampede and some say, he was considered a symbol of the event. In 1988, an 11 foot tall bronze of Chief Sitting Eagle was unveiled in downtown Calgary, by artist Don Begg, where it still stands today; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chief_Sitting_Eagle

Provenance
Intercontinental Art Agency, Vancouver, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$15,000-$20,000

Current Bid
CAD $12,000
Paddle # 8612
Bid / Bid History
#17 ~ Dube - The Sunshine of your Eye
#17 ~ Dube - The Sunshine of your Eye

Artist Serge Demetrius Dube
Title The Sunshine of your Eye
Media acrylic on canvas
Size 22 x 56 in. / 55.9 x 142.2 cm.
Frame Size 27.5 x 61.5 x 1 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled on Certificate of Authenticity attached verso; framed

Provenance
from an Edmonton estate
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Current Bid
CAD $1,800
Paddle # 5305
Bid / Bid History
#18 ~ Elliott - Canadian Art Galleries
#18 ~ Elliott - Canadian Art Galleries

Artist Winston Elliott
Title Canadian Art Galleries
Media oil on wood panel
Dated ca. 1947
Size 16 x 11.75 in. / 40.6 x 29.8 cm.
Frame Size 20 x 16 x 0.75 in.

Notes
signed verso; bears date on label verso; framed

Reference
illustrated on page 108 of Sunfield Painter, The Reminiscences of John Davenall Turner, published by The University of Alberta Press, Edmonton, 1982; check out this youtube video by Miles Walker which includes views from the exhibition of his work at the West Vancouver Museum https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=umFB8ysXRDg

Provenance
from the estates of John and Grace Davenall Turner / Joyce Davenall Turner, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$2,000

Current Bid
CAD $1,800
Paddle # 5566
Bid / Bid History
#19 ~ Fafard - Untitled - Cow  #2/12
#19 ~ Fafard - Untitled - Cow  #2/12

Artist Joseph [Joe] Fafard
Title Untitled - Cow #2/12
Media bronze sculpture
Dated 1990
Size 4.25 x 6 x 1.75 in. / 10.8 x 15.2 x 4.4 cm.

Notes
signed, dated, numbered and indistinctly inscribed on bottom

Provenance
private collection, Ottawa
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,500

Current Bid
CAD $3,500
Paddle # 9737
Bid / Bid History
#20 ~ Freeman - Visitin'
#20 ~ Freeman - Visitin'

Artist Richard Audley Freeman
Title Visitin'
Media oil on wood board
Size 24 x 36 in. / 61 x 91.4 cm.
Frame Size 31.75 x 43.75 x 1.25 in.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Alberta/British Columbia
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Current Bid
CAD $700
Paddle # 9789
Bid / Bid History
#21 ~ Gauthier - Fleurir Eternellement
#21 ~ Gauthier - Fleurir Eternellement

Artist Joanne Gauthier
Title Fleurir Eternellement
Media mixed media on canvas
Size 36 x 60 in. / 91.4 x 152.4 cm.
Frame Size 41 x 65 x 2 in.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Stephen Lowe Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$3,000

Start Bid
CAD $1,500
Bid / Bid History
#22 ~ Genn - Last Light
#22 ~ Genn - Last Light

Artist Robert Genn
Title Last Light
Media acrylic on canvas board
Dated 1971
Size 15.75 x 19.75 in. / 40 x 50.2 cm.
Frame Size 22.25 x 26.25 x 1.75 in.

Notes
LOT OF TWO; signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Reference
lot includes signed and framed graphite sketch measuring [9.5 x 7.25 inches] for the canvas

Provenance
from an Edmonton estate
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Current Bid
CAD $1,000
Paddle # 2008
Bid / Bid History
#23 ~ Genn - Quiet Pond, Contraluz
#23 ~ Genn - Quiet Pond, Contraluz

Artist Robert Genn
Title Quiet Pond, Contraluz
Media acrylic on canvas
Size 11 x 14 in. / 27.9 x 35.6 cm.
Frame Size 16.5 x 19.5 x 1.75 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed

Provenance
West End Gallery, Edmonton, label verso; from an Edmonton estate
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Current Bid
CAD $1,600
Paddle # 9827
Bid / Bid History
#24 ~ Genn - High Bluff Galiano
#24 ~ Genn - High Bluff Galiano

Artist Robert Genn
Title High Bluff Galiano
Media oil on wood board
Dated 1975
Size 8 x 10 in. / 20.3 x 25.4 cm.
Frame Size 15.5 x 17.5 x 2.25 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some minor surface dirt noted

Provenance
Downstairs Gallery, Edmonton, label verso; from an Edmonton estate
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Current Bid
CAD $1,100
Paddle # 9824
Bid / Bid History
#25 ~ Gissing - Near Red Deer Lake
#25 ~ Gissing - Near Red Deer Lake

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Near Red Deer Lake
Media oil canvas board
Dated 1956
Size 14 x 18 in. / 35.6 x 45.7 cm.
Frame Size 17.25 x 21.25 x 1.25 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some minor surface dirt noted

Provenance
ex-collection Bruce Phillips OC, journalist, including the Calgary Herald and CTV, and Privacy Commissioner of Canada; see his entry here
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Current Bid
CAD $600
Paddle # 9386
Bid / Bid History
#26 ~ Gissing - Emerald Lake
#26 ~ Gissing - Emerald Lake

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Emerald Lake
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1966
Size 12 x 15.75 in. / 30.5 x 40 cm.
Frame Size 17.25 x 21.25 x 1.25 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
from a Camrose estate
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Current Bid
CAD $600
Paddle # 9156
Bid / Bid History
#27 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Winter Stream
#27 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Winter Stream

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Winter Stream
Media oil on canvas board
Size 5 x 7 in. / 12.7 x 17.8 cm.
Frame Size 10.25 x 12.25 x 2 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed on artist's label verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
from a Camrose estate
Estimate CAD$400-$500

Current Bid
CAD $200
Paddle # 9836
Bid / Bid History
#28 ~ Hardy - Emma Sundown
#28 ~ Hardy - Emma Sundown

Artist Gregory Hardy
Title Emma Sundown
Media oil on wood board
Dated 1980
Size 11.75 x 15.75 in. / 29.8 x 40 cm.
Frame Size 16.5 x 21.75 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed and dated lower left; titled verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Nova Scotia
Estimate CAD$600-$800

Current Bid
CAD $400
Paddle # 9723
Bid / Bid History
#29 ~ Harris - Untitled - Portrait of a Gentleman
#29 ~ Harris - Untitled - Portrait of a Gentleman

Artist Robert Harris
Title Untitled - Portrait of a Gentleman
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1880
Size 27 x 22 in. / 68.6 x 55.9 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower right; unframed; canvas relined and indent upper left; some touch-up along bottom and in hair noted

Provenance
ex-collection Herbert Sidney Palmer [1881-1970] O.S.A., Toronto and by descent
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Current Bid
CAD $400
Paddle # 8260
Bid / Bid History
#29.1 ~ Harrison - Diving Duo
#29.1 ~ Harrison - Diving Duo

Artist Ted Harrison
Title Diving Duo
Media acrylic on canvas
Dated 1996
Size 24 x 17.75 in. / 61 x 45.1 cm.
Frame Size 25 x 19 x 1.75 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
commissioned directly from the artist; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$8,000-$10,000

Current Bid
CAD $7,000
Paddle # 6995
Bid / Bid History
#29.2 ~ Harrison - Passing Friends
#29.2 ~ Harrison - Passing Friends

Artist Ted Harrison
Title Passing Friends
Media acrylic on canvas
Dated 1996
Size 24 x 18 in. / 61 x 45.7 cm.
Frame Size 25 x 19 x 2 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
commissioned directly from the artist; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$8,000-$10,000

Start Bid
CAD $7,000
Bid / Bid History
#30 ~ Hassell - Sea Cove
#30 ~ Hassell - Sea Cove

Artist Hilton Macdonald Hassell
Title Sea Cove
Media acrylic on wood board
Size 48 x 26 in. / 121.9 x 66 cm.
Frame Size 57.25 x 35.5 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and artist's number '93.62' on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
purchased from Kensington Art Gallery, Calgary; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Current Bid
CAD $950
Paddle # 6745
Bid / Bid History
#31 ~ Hassell - Brigus, Conception Bay, Nfld.
#31 ~ Hassell - Brigus, Conception Bay, Nfld.

Artist Hilton Macdonald Hassell
Title Brigus, Conception Bay, Nfld.
Media acrylic on wood board
Size 23.75 x 29.75 in. / 60.3 x 75.6 cm.
Frame Size 35.25 x 41.5 x 1.25 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and artist's number '142.2.64' on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
purchased from Kensington Art Gallery, Calgary; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Current Bid
CAD $1,300
Paddle # 9781
Bid / Bid History
#32 ~ Hassell - The Sheltered Fleet, Donnegal, Erie
#32 ~ Hassell - The Sheltered Fleet, Donnegal, Erie

Artist Hilton Macdonald Hassell
Title The Sheltered Fleet, Donnegal, Erie
Media acrylic on wood board
Size 9.75 x 13.75 in. / 24.8 x 34.9 cm.
Frame Size 17.5 x 22 x 1.25 in.

Notes
signed lower right; titled and artist's number '70-71' on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
Downstairs Gallery, Edmonton, label verso; from an Edmonton estate
Estimate CAD$400-$600

Current Bid
CAD $275
Paddle # 7416
Bid / Bid History
#33 ~ Haworth - Untitled - Self Portrait
#33 ~ Haworth - Untitled - Self Portrait

Artist Zema Barbara [Bobs] Cogill Haworth
Title Untitled - Self Portrait
Media oil on canvas
Size 23 x 22 in. / 58.4 x 55.9 cm.
Frame Size 30 x 27 x 2 in.

Notes
signed lower left; bears inscription 'B349'; framed

Reference
see another self-portrait in 4 Women Who Painted in the 1930's and 1940's, by A.Boutilier, page 11 in the Confederation Art Gallery Muesem, P.E.I.

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,500

Current Bid
CAD $160
Paddle # 8959
Bid / Bid History
#34 ~ Hoar - The Outlaw  #3/20
#34 ~ Hoar - The Outlaw  #3/20

Artist Steve Hoar
Title The Outlaw #3/20
Media bronze sculpture
Dated 1979
Size 29 x 24.5 x 13 in. / 73.7 x 62.2 x 33 cm.

Notes
signed, dated and numbered on bottom; titled on plaque on wood base measuring [5 inches tall x 20 inches wide]

Reference
lot includes custom wood plinth measuring [27.75 x 27.5 x 21 inches]

Provenance
private collection, Southern Alberta
Estimate CAD$5,000-$7,000

Current Bid
CAD $4,500
Paddle # 1601
Bid / Bid History
#35 ~ Irwin - Sunday at the Canmore Mines
#35 ~ Irwin - Sunday at the Canmore Mines

Artist Wesley [Wes] Fraser Irwin
Title Sunday at the Canmore Mines
Media oil on paper board
Size 13.25 x 16.75 in. / 33.7 x 42.5 cm.
Frame Size 18.75 x 22.25 x 1.25 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed; small chip noted lower centre

Provenance
from the estates of John and Grace Davenall Turner / Joyce Davenall Turner, Calgary
Estimate CAD$500-$700

Current Bid
CAD $750
Paddle # 9494
Bid / Bid History
#36 ~ Jarvis - Winter Sunset
#36 ~ Jarvis - Winter Sunset

Artist Georgia Jarvis
Title Winter Sunset
Media oil on wood board
Size 24 x 36 in. / 61 x 91.4 cm.
Frame Size 34.25 x 46.5 x 1.75 in.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed

Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Current Bid
CAD $2,000
Paddle # 6867
Bid / Bid History
#37 ~ Jespersen - Red Rock Sweets
#37 ~ Jespersen - Red Rock Sweets

Artist Maryanne Jespersen
Title Red Rock Sweets
Media oil on canvas
Size 48 x 12 in. / 121.9 x 30.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled verso; unframed

Estimate CAD$750-$1,000

Current Bid
CAD $600
Paddle # 9855
Bid / Bid History
#38 ~ Johnston - Coming Spring, Sturgeon River Country
#38 ~ Johnston - Coming Spring, Sturgeon River Country

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title Coming Spring, Sturgeon River Country
Media oil on wood board
Size 10 x 12 in. / 25.4 x 30.5 cm.
Frame Size 15 x 17 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed lower left; signed and titled verso; framed

Provenance
Fine Art Galleries, T. Eaton, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$6,000-$8,000

Current Bid
CAD $4,700
Paddle # 8935
Bid / Bid History
#39 ~ Kerr - Western Winter Night
#39 ~ Kerr - Western Winter Night

Artist Illingworth Holey Kerr
Title Western Winter Night
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1980
Size 36 x 50 in. / 91.4 x 127 cm.
Frame Size 37.5 x 51.5 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed with monogram lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Reference
exhibited and listed catalogue #71 in Harvest of the Spirit: Illingworth Kerr Retrospective by The Edmonton Art Gallery, 1985; illustrated on page 199 in Paint and Circumstance by Illingworth Kerr, published by Jules and Maureen Poscente, Ralph Hedlin, Heidi Redekop and Wm. H. Hopper, 1987

Provenance
ex-collection Jon Whyte, Banff and by descent
Estimate CAD$15,000-$25,000

Start Bid
CAD $12,000
Bid / Bid History
#40 ~ Kerr - Milligan's Place, Late April, Qu'Appelle Valley
#40 ~ Kerr - Milligan's Place, Late April, Qu'Appelle Valley

Artist Illingworth Holey Kerr
Title Milligan's Place, Late April, Qu'Appelle Valley
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1979
Size 20 x 24 in. / 50.8 x 61 cm.
Frame Size 27.75 x 31.75 x 2.5 in.

Notes
signed with monogram lower left; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
ex-collection Bruce Phillips OC, journalist, including the Calgary Herald and CTV, and Privacy Commissioner of Canada; see his entry here
Estimate CAD$3,000-$4,000

Current Bid
CAD $1,500
Paddle # 9193
Bid / Bid History
#41 ~ Kerr - The Beehive, at West Temple Zion Nat. Park, Utah
#41 ~ Kerr - The Beehive, at West Temple Zion Nat. Park, Utah

Artist Illingworth Holey Kerr
Title The Beehive, at West Temple Zion Nat. Park, Utah
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1977
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.
Frame Size 19 x 23 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed with monogram lower left; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
ex-collection Bruce Phillips OC, journalist, including the Calgary Herald and CTV, and Privacy Commissioner of Canada; see his entry here
Estimate CAD$2,000-$3,000

Current Bid
CAD $1,000
Paddle # 9762
Bid / Bid History
#42 ~ Kerr - Wolf Listening
#42 ~ Kerr - Wolf Listening

Artist Illingworth Holey Kerr
Title Wolf Listening
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1958
Size 16 x 12 in. / 40.6 x 30.5 cm.
Frame Size 25 x 21 x 2 in.

Notes
signed with monogram lower centre; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some minor handling marks noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,500

Current Bid
CAD $1,100
Paddle # 6745
Bid / Bid History
#43 ~ Knowles - Late Afternoon in November
#43 ~ Knowles - Late Afternoon in November

Artist Dorothy Knowles
Title Late Afternoon in November
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1977
Size 22.5 x 30.25 in. / 57.2 x 76.8 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower right; signed, titled dated and artist's number 'WC-115-77' verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Current Bid
CAD $1,700
Paddle # 9864
Bid / Bid History
#44 ~ L'Aubiniere - Untitled - The Letter from Home
#44 ~ L'Aubiniere - Untitled - The Letter from Home

Artist Georgina Martha Steeple de L'Aubiniere
Title Untitled - The Letter from Home
Media ink and wash on paper
Dated 1892
Size 24 x 16.75 in. / 61 x 42.5 cm.
Frame Size 32.5 x 25.75 x 2.5 in.

Notes
signed and dated lower right; framed with special glass

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Current Bid
CAD $700
Paddle # 9789
Bid / Bid History
#45 ~ Lewis - Untitled - Two Skiers
#45 ~ Lewis - Untitled - Two Skiers

Artist Maud Lewis
Title Untitled - Two Skiers
Media enamel on paper board
Size 12.5 x 13.75 in. / 31.8 x 34.9 cm.
Frame Size 16 x 17.25 x 1.25 in.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Reference
copy of photograph of consignor's mother with artist attached verso

Provenance
purchased directly from the artist; from a Montreal estate
Estimate CAD$9,000-$12,000

Current Bid
CAD $8,750
Paddle # 6995
Bid / Bid History
#46 ~ Lewis - Untitled - Oxen Hauling Logs
#46 ~ Lewis - Untitled - Oxen Hauling Logs

Artist Maud Lewis
Title Untitled - Oxen Hauling Logs
Media enamel on paper board
Size 9 x 11.25 in. / 22.9 x 28.6 cm.
Frame Size 15.5 x 17.5 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Reference
copy of photograph of consignor's mother with artist attached verso

Provenance
purchased directly from the artist; from a Montreal estate
Estimate CAD$8,000-$10,000

Current Bid
CAD $6,000
Paddle # 6995
Bid / Bid History
#47 ~ Lindoe - Untitled - Upon Her Knees  #4/6
#47 ~ Lindoe - Untitled - Upon Her Knees  #4/6

Artist Luke Orton Lindoe
Title Untitled - Upon Her Knees #4/6
Media bronze sculpture
Dated 1979
Size 30.25 x 11 x 11.25 in. / 76.8 x 27.9 x 28.6 cm.

Notes
signed, dated and numbered along bottom

Reference
see similar piece on page 21 in Luke Lindoe: Retrospective by Nickle Arts Museum, University of Calgary, 1998

Provenance
acquired directly from the artist; private collection, British Columbia
Estimate CAD$5,000-$7,000

Current Bid
CAD $4,500
Paddle # 6745
Bid / Bid History
#48 ~ Lindoe - Sunnyside
#48 ~ Lindoe - Sunnyside

Artist Luke Orton Lindoe
Title Sunnyside
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1948
Size 13.75 x 19.75 in. / 34.9 x 50.2 cm.
Frame Size 21.75 x 27.75 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed and dated lower right; titled verso; framed with archival mat

Provenance
corporate collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$700-$900

Current Bid
CAD $375
Paddle # 6523
Bid / Bid History
#49 ~ Lismer - Georgian Bay Study
#49 ~ Lismer - Georgian Bay Study

Artist Arthur Lismer
Title Georgian Bay Study
Media ink wash on paper
Dated 1963
Size 17 x 11.5 in. / 43.2 x 29.2 cm.
Frame Size 24 x 18.5 x 1.25 in.

Notes
signed and dated lower centre; bears title on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Canadian Fine Arts, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$3,000

Current Bid
CAD $1,700
Paddle # 6666
Bid / Bid History
#50 ~ Lismer - Untitled - Forest Undergrowth
#50 ~ Lismer - Untitled - Forest Undergrowth

Artist Arthur Lismer
Title Untitled - Forest Undergrowth
Media ink wash on paper
Size 9.5 x 9.75 in. / 24.1 x 24.8 cm.
Frame Size 19 x 18 x 1.25 in.

Notes
signed lower left; watercolour by an unknown hand verso; includes letter of authenticity from Mrs. Gentile Tondino; some discolouration noted [from fire at the Montreal Museum of Fine Art]

Reference
Gentile Tondino was first a student of Arthur Lismer from 1948 to 1953 and then colleague at the Montreal Museum of Fine Art from 1952 to 1967

Provenance
gift from the artist; ex-collection Gentile Tondino; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Current Bid
CAD $500
Paddle # 6995
Bid / Bid History
#51 ~ Luthi - Harvest at Tate
#51 ~ Luthi - Harvest at Tate

Artist Ernest Luthi
Title Harvest at Tate
Media oil on canvas board
Size 17.75 x 23.75 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 cm.
Frame Size 22.5 x 28.5 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Estimate CAD$800-$1,200

Current Bid
CAD $750
Paddle # 9083
Bid / Bid History
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