ONLINE AUCTION

Canadian Art


MARCH 27 - APRIL 1

This auction features work by members of the Group of Seven, the Regina Five, the Painters Eleven, Gershon Iskowitz and Michael Snow. Editioned works are available by Jean Paul Riopelle, Jack Bush, David Blackwood, Alex Colville and York Wilson. Look for an excellent group of contemporary art by Alex McLeod, Martin Golland, Scott Everingham, and Truman Couture (Thrush Holmes).

CLAUDE A. SIMARD
TWO GERANIUMS, 2001
Price Realised: $33,840

 

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Canadian Fine Art


MAY 29 - JUNE 3

Waddington’s presents an exciting global approach to our major spring auction of Canadian Fine Art.

We invite collectors worldwide to discover works of art by sought-after Canadian artists such as Jack Hamilton Bush and his Painters Eleven counterparts, Clarence Alphonse Gagnon, Paul Peel, Peter Clapham Sheppard, members of the Group of Seven, and many other important works from significant private collections from across the globe.

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Women in Art


MARCH 6 - 11

In recognition of International Women’s Day on March 8, this auction celebrates women artists working in all mediums.

With a focus on Canadian women artists, we are also pleased to include selections from across Waddington’s specialty areas to present a well-rounded selection of the diverse talents of women. Look for artworks by Emily Carr, Helen McNicholl, Kay Graham, Maryon Kantaroff, and many more.

HELEN GALLOWAY MCNICOLL
THE ORCHARD AT ELMHURST DAIRY, MONTREAL, c.1910
Price Realised: $72,000

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Canadian Art


DECEMBER 5 - 10, 2020

GEORGE DOUGLAS PEPPER, O.S.A., R.C.A.
BOATHOUSES ON THE OTTAWA RIVER, 1930
Price Realised: $108,000

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LIVE AUCTION

Canadian Fine Art


SEPTEMBER 17, 2020

Assembled from prominent private collections from across North America, this auction features a mix of Canada’s most sought-after artists from the 19th to 21st centuries.

We always strive to present the best works that are fresh to market, and this auction is no exception. The majority of the artworks have never before been offered at auction, or have not been available for decades.

KENT MONKMAN
FORT EDMONTON
PRICE REALISED: $40,800

 

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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

TOM THOMSON

TOM THOMSON

A QUIET SUMMER EVENING, c.1913


September 17, 2020

Estimate $250,000-$350,000

Realised: $360,000

ALEXANDRA LUKE

ALEXANDRA LUKE

UNTITLED COMPOSITION, 1957


May 28, 2018

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $10,800

WALTER HAWLEY YARWOOD, R.C.A.

WALTER HAWLEY YARWOOD, R.C.A.

A VERY SMALL TOTEM


November 19, 2018

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $18,000

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

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

A NORTHERN LAKE


November 19, 2018

Estimate $8,000-$12,000

Realised: $21,600

ALBERT HENRY ROBINSON, R.C.A.

ALBERT HENRY ROBINSON, R.C.A.

SPRINGTIME IN THE HILLS, 1927


November 19, 2018

Estimate $80,000-$120,000

Realised: $102,000

Ulysse Comtois: MATIÈRE-LUMIÈRE

Ulysse Comtois: MATIÈRE-LUMIÈRE

Matter-Light


May 30, 2016

Estimate $6,000-$8,000

Realised: $62,400

Kent Monkman

Kent Monkman

Study for the Academy


November 18, 2019

Estimate $40,000-$50,000

Realised: $108,000

Jean Paul Lemieux

Jean Paul Lemieux

Portrait of Jean-Charles Falardeau


May 27, 2019

Estimate $50,000-$60,000

Realised: $55,200

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The Wild & Wonderful World of Richard LaPrairie

May 01 - 06, 2021

Waddington’s is pleased to present the last installment of items from the Estate of Richard LaPrairie. This small group of highlights includes sculptural works by Patrick Amiot and David Gilhooly, paintings by Cesar Santander and Lindee Climo and beautifully carved pieces by John E. Livingston and Mi’kmaq artist Mark Dorey. The auction is designed to represent the eclectic collecting style of Mr. LaPrairie. The Estate has committed to donating the proceeds from the auction to Camp Ooch & Camp Trillium to benefit children living with cancer.

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Online Auction

Canadian Fine Art

May 29 - June 03, 2021

Waddington’s presents an exciting global approach to our major spring auction of Canadian Fine Art.

We invite new and established collectors worldwide to discover works of art by sought-after artists such as Jack Hamilton Bush and his Painters Eleven counterparts, Clarence Alphonse Gagnon, Paul Peel, Peter Clapham Sheppard, members of the Group of Seven, and many other important works from significant private collections from across the globe.

For consignment information please contact us at [email protected]

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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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