Canadian Prints & Multiples

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Artwork by Walter Joseph Phillips, Rushing River
Lot #65
WALTER JOSEPH PHILLIPS
Rushing River

woodcut in colours
signed, titled and numbered 38/50 in the lower margin
6.75 x 7.25 in ( 17.1 x 18.4 cm ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Next bid is: $2,400.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Walter Joseph Phillips, Above Lake Louise
Lot #66
WALTER JOSEPH PHILLIPS
Above Lake Louise

woodcut in colours
signed in the lower right margin
7.75 x 6.5 in ( 19.7 x 16.5 cm ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00

Next bid is: $2,000.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Edwin Headley Holgate, The Stairway, 1930
Lot #67
EDWIN HEADLEY HOLGATE
The Stairway, 1930

woodcut print
signed and numbered "No. 7/30" in the lower margin
9.5 x 7.5 in ( 24.1 x 19.1 cm ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00

Current bid: $3,000.00
Next bid is: $3,200.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Edwin Headley Holgate, Pierrot Hung, 1923
Lot #68
EDWIN HEADLEY HOLGATE
Pierrot Hung, 1923

woodcut print
signed and numbered "No. 4" in the lower margin
5.75 x 4.25 in ( 14.6 x 10.8 cm ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$900.00 - $1,200.00

Next bid is: $700.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frederick Alexander Fraser, Tobermory; Wiarton, Ontario
Lot #69
FREDERICK ALEXANDER FRASER
Tobermory; Wiarton, Ontario

two wood engravings
- “Tobermory”: 4.5 x 7.5 ins (11.43 x 19 cms) (sight);
- “Wiarton, Ontario”: signed lower right; 4.75 x 6 ins (12 x 15.24 cms) (sight);
4.5 x 7.5 in ( 11.4 x 19.1 cm ) ( largest artwork (sight) )

Auction Estimate: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00

Current bid: $650.00
Next bid is: $700.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by David Brown Milne, Painting Place (Hilltop)
Lot #70
DAVID BROWN MILNE
Painting Place (Hilltop)

drypoint etching
signed in the lower margin
4.5 x 6.5 in ( 11.4 x 16.5 cm ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00

Current bid: $700.00
Next bid is: $750.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jean Paul Lemieux, Six lithographs from La petit poule d’eau series
Lot #71
JEAN PAUL LEMIEUX
Six lithographs from La petit poule d’eau series

six lithographs
- "Le départ de mademoiselle": signed and numbered 59/200 in the lower margin; 9.75 x 7.75 ins (24.76 x 19.6 cms) [image];
- "Le Train d'Hippolyte": signed and numbered 38/200 in the lower margin; 9.75 x 8 ins (24.76 x 20.3 cms) [image];
- "Le capucin de Toutes-Aides": signed and numbered XVIII/XX in the lower margin; 9.75 x 7.75 ins (24.76 x 20.3 cms) [image];
- "La petite poule d'eau: Gabrielle Roy et Jean-Paul Lemieux": signed and numbered 167/200 lower left; 10 x 18 ins (25.4 x 45.7 cms) [sight];
- "Le moine": signed and numbered 91/200 in the lower margin; 9 x 16.75 ins [image];
- "Le capucin de Toutes-Aides" (signed and numbered XVIII/XX in the lower margin; 9.75 x 7.75 ins [image];
- "La traversee": signed and numbered 167/200 in the lower margin; 9 x 16.75 ins [image]
9 x 16.75 in ( 22.9 x 42.5 cm ) ( image [largest] )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00

Current bid: $1,200.00
Next bid is: $1,300.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jean Paul Lemieux, Dame au chapeau noir
Lot #72
JEAN PAUL LEMIEUX
Dame au chapeau noir

lithograph
signed, numbered "IV/XXV" and inscribed "à Jean Lapointe avec mon beau souvenir, Septembre 1969" in the lower margin
10 x 10.5 in ( 25.4 x 26.7 cm ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Current bid: $450.00
Next bid is: $475.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, White Pine
Lot #73
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
White Pine

colour serigraph
signed lower right in the margin
11 x 13.5 in ( 27.9 x 34.3 cm ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Norval Morrisseau, Astral Children Community (from the Shaman Vision Series One)
Lot #74
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
Astral Children Community (from the Shaman Vision Series One)

colour serigraph
signed, titled and numbered “189/195” in the lower margin
24 x 19 in ( 61 x 48.3 cm ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Norval Morrisseau, A Child in Astral Plain (from the Shaman Vision Series One)
Lot #75
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
A Child in Astral Plain (from the Shaman Vision Series One)

colour serigraph
signed, titled and numbered “189/195” in the lower margin
24 x 19 in ( 61 x 48.3 cm ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Norval Morrisseau, This Is The Way It Is (from the Shaman Vision Series One)
Lot #76
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
This Is The Way It Is (from the Shaman Vision Series One)

colour serigraph
signed, titled and numbered “189/195” in the lower margin
24 x 19 in ( 61 x 48.3 cm ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Current bid: $300.00
Next bid is: $325.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frederick Hagan, The Last Supper
Lot #77
FREDERICK HAGAN
The Last Supper

colour lithograph
signed and numbered 1/34 in the lower margin
25.75 x 17.5 in ( 65.4 x 44.5 cm ) ( Image )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00

Next bid is: $975.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Caroline Helena Armington, Pont Neuf et le Louvre, Paris
Lot #78
CAROLINE HELENA ARMINGTON
Pont Neuf et le Louvre, Paris

etching
signed, titled and numbered "20/75" in the lower margin
5.25 x 7.75 in ( 13.3 x 19.7 cm ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$250.00 - $300.00

Current bid: $225.00
Next bid is: $235.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, A Painter’s Country: The Autobiography of A.Y. Jackson
Lot #79
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
A Painter’s Country: The Autobiography of A.Y. Jackson

book
Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, Vancouver/Toronto, 1958, signed by the artist and numbered "213/1000"
11.25 x 8.75 x 1.5 in ( 28.6 x 22.2 x 3.8 cm ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Current bid: $500.00
Next bid is: $550.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Illingworth Holey Kerr, Fifteen Linoblock Prints
Lot #80
ILLINGWORTH HOLEY KERR
Fifteen Linoblock Prints

fifteen linoblock prints
sold together with “Paint and Circumstance” by Illingworth Kerr (signed by the artist on the inside cover), “Illingworth Kerr: Fifty Years a Painter” by Margaret Callahan and “Illingworth Kerr Exhibition 1963” by Maxwell Bates

- “Owl” monogrammed lower right; 10 x 7 ins.;
- “Foxes” monogrammed lower right; 10 x 7 ins.;
- “Moose” monogrammed lower left; dated 1977 and inscribed “Christmas card”; 5 x 7 ins.;
- “Birds” 7 x 5 ins.;
- “Caribou” monogrammed lower right; 7.25 x 9.25 ins.;
- “Squirrel” monogrammed lower right; 6.75 x 9.75 ins.;
- “Hares” monogrammed lower right; dated 1973 and inscribed “Buck + Mary Xmas”; 7.25 x 10.25 ins.;
- “Snow Geese” titled in the lower margin; 5.5 x 9.5 ins.;
- “Mountain Goats” monogrammed lower right; 7 x 5 ins.;
- “Prong Buck Does” monogrammed lower right; signed and titled in the lower margin; 6.25 x 9.5 ins.;
- “Llamas” monogrammed lower left; 5 x 7 ins.;
- “Cat” 5.5 x 7.25 ins;
- “Buck and Doe” monogrammed lower left and dated 1971 upper left; 10.25 x 7.25 ins.;
- “Billy Goat and Nanny Goats” monogrammed lower center; 10 x 7 ins.;
each unframed
10.25 x 7.25 in ( 26 x 18.4 cm ) ( largest artwork )

Auction Estimate: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00

Current bid: $600.00
Next bid is: $650.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Leonard Cohen, Her Hand in Sand #1; They Gave Me a Medal; Asleep at Last
Lot #81
LEONARD COHEN
Her Hand in Sand #1; They Gave Me a Medal; Asleep at Last

three serigraphs and an autographed exhibition catalogue
- “Her Hand in Sand #1” signed, titled and numbered “6/100” in the lower margin; titled, numbered and dated 2007 to a label on the reverse; 20 x 30 ins;
- “They Gave Me a Medal” signed, titled and numbered “6/100” in the lower margin; titled, numbered and dated 2007 to a label on the reverse; 30 x 20 ins;
- “Asleep at Last” signed, titled, dated 2007 and numbered “6/100” in the lower margin; titled, numbered and dated to a label on the reverse; 20 x 30 ins;
each framed
20 x 30 in ( 50.8 x 76.2 cm ) ( each artwork )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00

Next bid is: $3,000.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Pauta Saila, Young Mother
Lot #82
PAUTA SAILA
Young Mother

stonecut
inscribed with artist name, title, dated “Dorset 1975” and numbered 48/50; inscribed on the reverse with many signatures
34 x 24.5 in ( 86.4 x 62.2 cm ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $210.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Kananginak Pootoogook, Hunting with the Bow
Lot #83
KANANGINAK POOTOOGOOK
Hunting with the Bow

stonecut and stencil
inscribed with artist name, title, dated “Dorset 1980” and numbered 6/50
22.25 x 27.75 in ( 56.5 x 70.5 cm ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $210.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Toni Onley, Black Island/Coast Suite; White Mountain/Western Suite; Selkirk Range/Western Suite
Lot #84
TONI ONLEY
Black Island/Coast Suite; White Mountain/Western Suite; Selkirk Range/Western Suite

three colour serigraphs
- "White Mountain/Western Suite" (signed, titled and numbered 8/48 in the lower margin - 11 x 15 ins. [image]);
- "Selkirk Range/Western Suite" (signed, titled and numbered 8/50 in the lower margin - 11 x 15 ins. [image]);
- "Black Island/Coast Suite" (signed, titled and inscribed "Hors commerce X/X" in the lower margin - 10.75 x 15 ins. [image])
11 x 15 in ( 27.9 x 38.1 cm ) ( image [each] )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$900.00 - $1,200.00

Next bid is: $600.00

Closes July 23rd at 02:45:00 PM EDT

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