ONLINE AUCTION

Modern, Post-War & Contemporary Art


BEGINS TO CLOSE:
JUNE 27 AT 2:00 PM ET

Presenting a selection of Canadian and International art, this auction features paintings, sculpture, and works on paper from the 19th century to the present day. Notable names include Eugene Boudin, Berthe Morisot, Edward Burnes-Jones, Edward Seago, Ludwig Blum, Horatio Walker, Jack Bush, Henry George Glyde, Léon Bakst, Roberto Diago, Hortense Gordon, William Ronald, Ray Mead, René Marcil, Norval Morrisseau, Doris McCarthy, Jaan Poldaas, and Evan Penny.

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Canadian & International Fine Art, May 2024

Jean Paul Lemieux
LA JEUNE FILLE AU VOILE BLEU, CA. 1962
Price Realised: $354,550

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Modern, Post-War & Contemporary Art, March 2024

Jean Paul Riopelle
SANS TITRE (FROM “LES OIES DÉTRAQUÉES”), CA. 1985
Price Realised: $27,060

 

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Modern, Post-War & Contemporary Art, February 2024

Maud Lewis (1903-1970)
UNTITLED (TWO DEER, SUNSET)
Price Realised: $23,370

 

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Canadian and International Fine Art, November 2023

Edward John (E.J.) Hughes, RCA
THE WATERFRONT AT COWICHAN BAY, 1960
Price Realised: $318,750

 

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Canadian Fine Art

Waddington’s has been a major force in the Canadian art market for over five decades, beginning with our first auction of Canadian Fine Art held at the Queen Elizabeth Building at the CNE in 1967. Since then we have offered countless important and major Canadian works of art, set record prices and are regarded as the source for buying and selling exceptional Canadian Art.

Notable Sales

Lawren Stewart Harris

Lawren Stewart Harris

LATE SUN, NORTH SHORE, LAKE SUPERIOR, 1924


June 01, 2023

Estimate $300,000-$500,000

Realised: $270,750

Rita Letendre

Rita Letendre

UNTITLED, 1976


November 30, 2023

Estimate $15,000-$25,000

Realised: $43,950

John B. Wilkinson

John B. Wilkinson

SLEIGHS ON THE ICE BELOW THE CITADEL, QUEBEC CITY


November 30, 2023

Estimate $8,000-$12,000

Realised: $51,150

Cornelius Krieghoff

Cornelius Krieghoff

A TRIP TO TOWN, 1865


November 30, 2023

Estimate $100,000-$150,000

Realised: $168,750

Edward John (E.J.) Hughes

Edward John (E.J.) Hughes

THE WATERFRONT AT COWICHAN BAY, 1960


November 30, 2023

Estimate $150,000-$250,000

Realised: $318,750

Marion Long

Marion Long

SHOPPING FOR THE FAMILY


June 01, 2023

Estimate $8,000-$10,000

Realised: $27,060

Peter Clapham

Peter Clapham

HORTICULTURAL BUILDING, CANADIAN NATIONAL EXHIBITION


December 02, 2022

Estimate $8,000-$10,000

Realised: $33,600

James Edward Hervey

James Edward Hervey

SNOWY MORNING, ROCKY MOUNTAINS NEAR LAKE O'HARA, 1925


June 01, 2023

Estimate $80,000-$120,000

Realised: $120,750

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Online Auction

Modern, Post-War & Contemporary Art

Auction begins to close:
June 27, 2024 at 2:00 pm ET

On View:
Monday, June 24 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday, June 25 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Presenting a selection of Canadian and International art, this auction features paintings, sculpture, and works on paper from the 19th century to the present day. Notable names include Eugene Boudin, Berthe Morisot, Edward Burnes-Jones, Edward Seago, Ludwig Blum, Horatio Walker, Jack Bush, Henry George Glyde, Léon Bakst, Roberto Diago, Hortense Gordon, William Ronald, Ray Mead, René Marcil, Norval Morrisseau, Doris McCarthy, Jaan Poldaas, and Evan Penny.

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Seeking Consignments

Waddington’s is always interested in discussing consignment opportunities for our upcoming auctions.
In addition to our interest in the Group of Seven, Emily Carr and their contemporaries, we welcome consignments of works by the following artists:

  • Paul Emile Borduas
  • Fritz Brandtner
  • Jack Bush
  • Alex Colville
  • Graham Coughtry
  • Jean Philippe Dallaire
  • Sorel Etrog
  • Paterson Ewen
  • Joe Fafard
  • Clarence Gagnon
  • Prudence Heward
  • William Kurelek
  • Jean Paul Lemieux
  • John Lyman
  • Helen McNicoll
  • James Wilson Morrice
  • Christopher Pratt
  • Jean Paul Riopelle

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