ONLINE AUCTION

International Art


NOVEMBER 20 - 25

Our major International art auction features a diverse collection of original artworks from the Old Master period to the 21st century, including rare and important paintings, drawings, and sculpture.

This auction includes a number of significant estates and collections, including deaccessioned works from the AGO, the Beaverbrook Art Gallery, the Ross MacFadden Estate, and numerous works from prestigious private collections that have not been on the market for decades.

Kees van Dongen (1877–1968), Dutch/French
DAHLIAS (ALSO CALLED BOUQUET DE FLEURS)
PRICE REALISED: $96,000

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British & Continental Art


September 11 - 16

With paintings from private collections including the Estate of Ross McFadden, this auction features oils and watercolours from the miniature to large scale. Collectors can enjoy a selection of subjects encompassing diverse landscapes and seascapes, military themes, Venetian views, Barbizon school, genre scenes, family vignettes, champêtres, Orientalism, and still lifes.

WILLIA, SHAYER THE ELDER (1787-1879), BRITISH
GYPSIES RESTING WITH A TRAVELER AND HIS WHITE HORSE
PRICE REALISED: $6,600

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Sculpture & Space


June 12 - 17, 2021

Val Bertoia (b.1949), American
B-2430 (WAVE THE FLAG FOR NICE SOUNDS), 2021

Price Realised: $7,800

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International Art

Waddington’s International Art department presents a rich diversity of original artworks from the Old Masters to the 21st century from around the world. We are the leading Canadian auction house showcasing International art from collections in Canada and an ever-increasing number of works of art from collections around the world. The combination of our expertise and our global network ensures the highest standards of authentication and research. Rare and important paintings, drawings, sculptures, fine prints and photographs are offered in themed auctions such as American, British, Continental, Modern and Old Masters.  

Notable Sales

Charles White (1918-1979), American

Charles White (1918-1979), American

MAN WEARING A HAT, 1947


February 27, 2020

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $114,000

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669), Dutch

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669), Dutch

STUDIES OF THE HEAD OF SASKIA AND OTHERS, 1636 [BARTSCH, 365; HOLL., 365; H. 145; NEW HOLSTEIN, 157]


October 31, 2019

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $9,000

Carlo Grubacs (1801-Circa 1878), Italian

Carlo Grubacs (1801-Circa 1878), Italian

SANTA MARIA DELLA SALUTE; BACKWATER WITH GONDALIERS, VENICE


November 28, 2019

Estimate $5,000-$8,000

Realised: $16,800

Mary Martin (1907-1969), British

Mary Martin (1907-1969), British

PERSPEX GROUP ON ORANGE, 1967


November 28, 2019

Estimate $8,000-$12,000

Realised: $22,800

Jan (Johan) Hendrik Weissenbruch (1824-1903), Dutch

Jan (Johan) Hendrik Weissenbruch (1824-1903), Dutch

FIGURES BY THE CANAL, 1894


June 13, 2019

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $26,400

Théodore Jacques Ralli (1852–1909), Greek

Théodore Jacques Ralli (1852–1909), Greek

PRETTY WEAVER GIRL RESTING ON A STONE WALL


June 13, 2019

Estimate $15,000-$25,000

Realised: $48,000

Barbara Hepworth (1903–1975), British

Barbara Hepworth (1903–1975), British

INVOLUTE, 1968 [BH 470] (DERIVED FROM THE STONE ‘INVOLUTE I', 1946 [BH 135])


June 13, 2019

Estimate $80,000-$120,000

Realised: $252,000

John Hoyland

John Hoyland


December 07, 2017

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $52,800

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Upcoming Auctions and Events

Online Auction

The American and Canadian Salon

January 22 - 27, 2022

With a strong historical focus on 19th and early 20th century work, collectors can look forward to Canadian and international portraits, classical bronze studies, and watercolours influenced by or originating from British and European traditions. Notable names include George Horne Russell, Thomas Mower Martin, Otto Reinhold Jacobi, and William Raphael.

 to discuss consignment opportunities for this auction.

GEORGE HORNE RUSSELL, P.R.C.A.
WHARF AT SAINT ANDREWS N.B., 1918
ESTIMATE: $3,000-4,000

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