International Art Online Auction

December 07, 2017

LOT 39

Lot 39

EDWARD SEAGO (1910-1974)

EDWARD SEAGO (1910-1974)
Lot 39 Details
EDWARD SEAGO (1910-1974), British


Oil on masonite board; signed lower left, titled in pencil verso
26 x 36 in — 66 x 91.4 cm

Estimate $20,000-$30,000

Realised: $48,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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EDWARD SEAGO (1910-1974)
  • EDWARD SEAGO (1910-1974)
  • EDWARD SEAGO (1910-1974)

Laing Galleries, Toronto, “Edward Seago” exhibition, April, 1970;
Estate of Mr. B.M. Osler;
By descent to his daughter, Tim Wills, Toronto;
By descent to her husband;
The Estate of her husband, Mr. Duane K. Wills, Toronto


Laing Galleries, Toronto, “Edward Seago”, April 1970, Cat. No. 4, illustrated in colour


The Lock at Liedschendam – Holland, was purchased in Toronto at the exhibition “Edward Seago” which was held at the Laing Galleries in April of 1970. The Lock at Liedschendam - Holland, (Cat. No. 4) is considered one of the highlights of the 44 paintings featured in the gallery’s catalogue with a full-page colour illustration. Of the four views of Liedschendam on display at the exhibition, The Lock at Liedschendam – Holland was the highlight.


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LOT 39

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
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  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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