Buy & Sell

Waddington’s is Canada’s most complete provider of auction, appraisal and collection management services. Unique in the breadth of our knowledge, we are pleased to offer a wide range of services to assist our clients with selling, buying, appraising and managing their valuables.

How to Buy

We make it easy for you to start bidding in our auctions.

How To Buy

How to Sell

Find out why we’re the best place to sell your works of Asian, Canadian, Inuit, Indigenous and International art, Decorative Arts and Design, Fine jewellery, Fine Wine and Spirits and specialty items.

How To Sell

Notable Sales

Le Pho (1907-2001), Fleurs

Le Pho (1907-2001), Fleurs

黎譜 (1907-2001) 花 油彩 画布


May 20, 2021

Estimate $70,000-$90,000

Realised: $144,000

‘Wuthering Heights’, a Novel by Ellis Bell (Brontë, Emily)

‘Wuthering Heights’, a Novel by Ellis Bell (Brontë, Emily)


July 08, 2021

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $78,000

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

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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Our Specialists

Working with Waddington's means partnering with industry leading experts who are passionate about their specialties, and are backed by a market leading company.

Jacqui Dixon
Jacqui Dixon

Director, Client Services

Waddington's Vancouver

[email protected]

778-837-4588

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Elizabeth  Edwards
Elizabeth Edwards

Client Experience Manager

Appraisals & Consignments

[email protected]

416-847-6193

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Bill Kime
Bill Kime

Senior Specialist, Ceramics, Glass and Silver

Decorative Arts & Design

[email protected]

416-847-6189

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Duncan McLean
Duncan McLean

President

Inuit Art, Management

[email protected]

416-847-6183

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Seeking Consignments

Waddington’s welcomes consignments for our upcoming auctions including the following:

  • American, Modern and Contemporary fine art
  • Antique & Modern Silver & Gold
  • Bordeaux and Burgundy First Growth Wines
  • British Paintings
  • Bronze & Marble Sculpture
  • Canadian Fine Art by:
    – F.A. Verner
    – Paul Kane
    – Tom Thomson
    – Emily Carr
    – David Milne
    – William Kurelek
    – Sorel Etrog
    – Alex Colville
    – Christopher Pratt
    – Mary Pratt
  • Canadian Fine Art by artists affiliated with:
    – Group of Seven
    – Beaver Hall
    – Les Automatistes
    – Les Plasticiennes
    – Painters 11
    – Regina Five
  • Canadian Historical Maps, Documents
  • Chandeliers, Sconces & Decorative Lighting
  • Continental Paintings
  • Fine Prints and Photography
  • Inuit sculpture and graphics from the 1950s & 1960s
  • Lalique, Gallé, Daum, Baccarat, Venini, Orrefors, Tiffany, Steuben & other Signed Glass
  • Maps & Militaria
  • Old Master and Related Works
  • Fine Jewellery
  • Signed Designer Pieces of costume & silver jewellery
  • Studio & Art Pottery, including Doulton, Martin Bros., Rookwood, Weller, Harlander, Deichmann, etc.
  • Watches

Please visit our individual department pages for more detail.

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