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Our COVID-19 Update


UPDATED April 19, 2021

Waddington’s is committed to keeping our community safe.

While public access is restricted to Waddington’s Toronto gallery at this time, please contact a specialist for auction details, additional photographs, condition reports or virtual consultations.

We are pleased to provide safe options for picking up your purchased items, as well as dropping off consignments, Mondays through Fridays. Please note that all appointments require two business days’ notice. To find out more or to book an appointment, please contact us.

 

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We've Made Our Online Auctions Even Better


April 23, 2021

We’re excited to launch a streamlined bidding experience, complete with helpful, new account features. Browse the galleries and sign into your account to bid, all from our main website.

We’ve created a series of short video tutorials to guide you through the bidding process, and we’re available to help with any questions at [email protected].

 

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ONLINE AUCTION

Inuit Art


May 8 - 13

Our Major Spring 2021 auction features classic sculpture from the 1950s, experimental early 1960s prints from Kinngait, and contemporary works.

Highlights include a double-sided Judas Ullulaq sculpture, works on cloth by Marion Tuu’luq and Irene Avaalaaqiaq, and a collection of graphics by Jessie Oonark. Other notable artists include Kenojuak Ashevak, Joe Talirunili, Johnny Inukpuk, John Tiktak, and Karoo Ashevak.

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Decorative Arts & Design


MAY 8 - 13

From local estates and private collections, a good selection of Georgian, Victorian and later English, Continental European, Colonial, Asian, American and Canadian silver, numbering more than 100 lots; Lalique and other art glass; English, Canadian and Continental pottery and porcelain, including Pablo Picasso ceramics; a collection of miniature painted portraits and silhouettes; bronze and marble sculptures; Pueblo pottery; clocks, treen, prints and posters, works of art, mirrors, lighting and decorations.

Please contact us for auction details, additional photographs, condition reports or virtual consultations.

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Studio Ceramics: The Paul Duval Collection – Part III


MAY 8 - 13

The third and final auction from the collection of influential art critic, editor, artist, and author Paul Duval featuring work by ceramicists both Canadian and international. Among the standouts in this sale are three beautiful iridescent pieces by renowned artist, potter, and writer Beatrice Wood alongside pieces by David Gilhooly, John Ward, Robert Archambeau, Shōji Hamada, Tessa Kidick, Kayo O’Young and others. We invite collectors to appreciate Duval’s broad approach to collecting and his unique taste.

Please contact us for auction details, additional photographs, condition reports or virtual consultations.

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Discovery Art


MAY 8 - 13

Centred on accessible work by well-known Canadian artists, this auction is focused around the diversity of this country’s landscape. Look for work by Alexander Colville, William Kurelek, Carl Beam, John Kasyn, William Ronald, Floyd Kuptana, Claude Langevin, Frederick Arthur Verner and more.

In-person previews are unavailable at this time. Please contact us for auction details, additional photographs, condition reports or virtual consultations.

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Essential Travel: An Artful Journey Presented by ParkerArtSalon


MAY 6 — 16

ParkerArtSalon is Vancouver’s much anticipated annual fine art event featuring over 60 artists from the Parker Street Studios, a cultural landmark and mammoth warehouse boasting four floors of artists diverse in both style and discipline. In such an environment the buzz of creativity is ongoing night and day, and it is here where a unique community of les beaux arts thrives.

Waddington’s is proud to sponsor this auction.

This auction is offered under the Terms & Conditions of ParkerArtSalon

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Asian Art


MAY 15 - 20

Led by an important oil painting by modern Vietnamese artist Le Pho (1907-2001), this auction features a superb collection of early Chinese ceramics from the estate of H.H. Pao, owner of Pao & Moltke Ltd., Toronto. Other highlights include the Larry Caplan collection of Japanese netsuke, jade carvings from the Estate of Lois Orkin, and the final installment of blue and white export and Nanking Cargo porcelain from the Estate of Johannes Van Wees.

Please contact us for auction details, additional photographs, condition reports or virtual consultations.

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Katilvik


Inuit & Canadian Indigenous Art Resource

A virtual resource place to discover, learn, and research unique works of art and the artists who create them.

 

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Notable Sales

PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD, O.S.A., R.C.A.

PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD, O.S.A., R.C.A.

A NORTHERN LAKE, ca. 1936-37


December 10, 2020

Estimate $20,000-$30,000

Realised: $55,200

KENT MONKMAN

KENT MONKMAN

FORT EDMONTON, 2003


September 17, 2020

Estimate $30,000-$50,000

Realised: $40,800

SYBIL ANDREWS

SYBIL ANDREWS

SPEEDWAY, 1934


November 24, 2014

Estimate $45,000-$60,000

Realised: $106,200

GERALD FERGUSON

GERALD FERGUSON

500 METRES, 2000


November 18, 2019

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $19,200

RENÉ MARCIL

RENÉ MARCIL

UNTITLED, 1956-58


December 10, 2020

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $9,000

Cornelius Krieghoff

Cornelius Krieghoff

CROSSING THE ICE WITH THE ROYAL MAIL, QUEBEC (CIRCA 1862)


May 28, 2018

Estimate $225,000-$275,000

Realised: $456,000

TOM THOMSON

TOM THOMSON

A QUIET SUMMER EVENING, c.1913


September 17, 2020

Estimate $250,000-$350,000

Realised: $360,000

Wanda Koop

Wanda Koop

Landscape with Red Bar


April 11, 2016

Estimate $20,000-$30,000

Realised: $40,230

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Auctions & Events

Online Auction

Essential Travel: An Artful Journey Presented by ParkerArtSalon

May 06 - 16, 2021

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Inuit Art

May 08 - 13, 2021

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Online Auction

Studio Ceramics: The Paul Duval Collection – Part III

May 08 - 13, 2021

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Online Auction

Discovery Art

May 08 - 13, 2021

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