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Auction 1079: Canadian & International Paintings and Prints

Wednesday, June 1 at 9AM to Wednesday, June 8 at 2PM 2022
Auction 1079 - Online Only


A great offering compiled from multiple estates! Featuring a Franz Johnston "Former Member of the Group of Seven" oil sketch held by the same family for three generations. Other Canadian artist notably Bruno Cote, Andy Donato, Harry Britton, Janet Mitchell as well as later Canadian contemporary artists Liana Pica Birt, Michael Sean and Mary Wright. International paintings and prints and some indigenous works too!

If you require more information, extra photos or a condition report please contact Matthew 416-886-4167 or email request to info@murraysauctioneers.ca

Bidding Opens Wednesday June 1st at 9am

Auction ends Wednesday June 8th at 2pm

Lots start closing one at a time every minute, bidding extended for three minutes if active bidding at closing time.

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***Successful Bidders Must Pick-up on Scheduled Pick-up Days***

**Pick-up day Thursday June 9th 10am-5pm & Friday June 10th 9am-2pm**


Lot 1

ronald n. okey (b.1921), oil on board, 12" x 20", "summer repairs"

Estimate $150 - 250 CAD

Sold for $240.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:06 PM

Lot 2

after jean-baptiste greuze by louvre museum copyist atelier dagher, d.1981, oil on canvas, 24" x 19", "l'oiseau mort"

Estimate $200 - 300 CAD

Sold for $216.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:05 PM

Lot 3

after peter paul rubens by louvre museum copyist atelier dagher, late 20th century, oil on board, 16" x 10 3/4", "portrait of a young girl"

Estimate $200 - 300 CAD

Sold for $96.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:03 PM

Lot 4

after franz wouters by louvre museum copyist atelier dagher, d.1980, oil on canvas, 25" x 21", "le vreillard a la toque"

Estimate $200 - 300 CAD

Sold for $108.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:06 PM

Lot 5

after peter de hooch by louvre museum copyist atelier dagher, d.1979, oil on canvas, 24" x 19 1/2", "iterior scene"

Estimate $300 - 500 CAD

Sold for $228.00
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Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:07 PM

Lot 6

otto neutschmann (1902-1985), oil on canvas, 24" x 36", "surf at sunset"

Estimate $200 - 300 CAD

Sold for $288.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:10 PM

Lot 7

michele federico (1884-1966), oil on canvas, 28" x 36", "rough seas off capri"

Estimate $200 - 300 CAD

Sold for $360.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:11 PM

Lot 8

james cole (act. 1856-1885), d.1879, oil on canvas, 16" x 12", "the seamstress"

Estimate $800 - 1,200 CAD

Sold for $528.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:08 PM

Lot 9

after jean-hanore fragonard by louvre museum copyist atelier dagher, d.1978, oil on canvas, 21" x 28 1/2", "the lock"

Estimate $200 - 300 CAD

Sold for $264.00
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Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:09 PM

Lot 10

ferdinand wagner ii (1847-1927), oil on canvas, 16" x 13", "portrait of a young girl with hat"

Estimate $200 - 300 CAD

Sold for $288.00
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Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:14 PM

Lot 11

harry britton (1878-1958), watercolour, 7 1/2" x 5 1/2", "lowtide - cornish coast"

Estimate $200 - 300 CAD

Sold for $228.00
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Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:13 PM

Lot 12

frank hans johnston (1888-1949), oil on board, 10" x 12", "gold and grey"

Estimate $3,000 - 5,000 CAD

Sold for $3,700.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:14 PM

Lot 13

adrian dingle (1911-1974), oil on board, 10" x 12", "gathering gulls - provincetown, cape cod"

Estimate $150 - 250 CAD

Sold for $312.00
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Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:13 PM

Lot 14

nat lowell (1880-1956), etching d.1927, 8" x 12", "dock yard" & cyril john travers (1887-?), etching, 8" x 11", "the rum runner"

Estimate $200 - 300 CAD

Sold for $90.00
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Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:14 PM

Lot 15

bruno cote (1940-2010), d.1986, oil on masonite, 16" x 20", "cap aux oies"

Estimate $1,500 - 2,000 CAD

Sold for $2,640.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:19 PM

Lot 16

liana pica birt (b.1964), acrylic on canvas, 60" x 36", "landscape"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $84.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:19 PM

Lot 17

liana pica birt (b.1964), acrylic on canvas, 48" x 36", "stillife"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $60.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:17 PM

Lot 18

liana pica birt (b.1964), d.2014, acrylic on canvas, 30" x 60", "landscape"

Estimate $25 - 50 CAD


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:18 PM

Lot 19

michael sean, acrylic on canvas, 35" x 50", "aqua 05"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $60.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:19 PM

Lot 20

liana pica birt (b.1964), acrylic on canvas, 72" x 30", "abstract"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $60.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:20 PM

Lot 21

liana pica birt (b.1964), acrylic on canvas, 48" x 36", "abstract"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $60.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:21 PM

Lot 22

michael sean, acrylic on canvas, 48" x 36", "blue island"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $60.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:22 PM

Lot 23

liana pica birt (b.1964), acrylic on canvas, 48" x 36", "abstract"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $60.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:23 PM

Lot 24

liana pica birt (b.1964), acrylic on canvas, 40" x 60", "landscape"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $90.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:24 PM

Lot 25

liana pica birt (b.1964), acrylic on canvas, 40" x 60", "landscape"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $60.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:25 PM

Lot 26

indistinctly signed acrylic on masonite, 59 1/2" x 47 1/2", "the origins of spirals and ellipticals"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $108.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:26 PM

Lot 27

liana pica birt (b.1964), acrylic on canvas, 40" x 60", "abstract"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $96.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:27 PM

Lot 28

j. bubel, oil on canvas, 20" x 25", "a bowl of flowers"

Estimate $300 - 400 CAD

Sold for $240.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:34 PM

Lot 29

oliver claire, d.1896, oil on canvas, 13 1/2" x 11 1/4", "spring flowers and birds nest"

Estimate $200 - 300 CAD

Sold for $504.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:34 PM

Lot 30

sarah gersowitz (1920-2007), artist proof etching in colours, 14" x 17", "atlantis"

Estimate $25 - 50 CAD

Sold for $14.40
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:30 PM

Lot 31

fred neubacher, d.1987, oil on board, 9" x 12", "canada geese"

Estimate $50 - 100 CAD

Sold for $36.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:31 PM

Lot 32

w. d. gamon, oil on board, 9" x 12", "early spring - landscape"

Estimate $50 - 75 CAD

Sold for $66.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:32 PM

Lot 33

andy donato (b.1937), d.1971, watercolour, 11" x 15", "teresa's shoes"

Estimate $100 - 150 CAD

Sold for $144.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:33 PM

Lot 34

w. t. wood, watercolour, 10 1/2" x 14 1/2", "mountain landscape"

Estimate $50 - 75 CAD

Sold for $30.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:34 PM

Lot 35

william gardner blackwood (1890-), watercolour, 7 1/4" x 9 1/2", "shoreline landscape"

Estimate $50 - 100 CAD

Sold for $66.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:35 PM

Lot 36

william gardner blackwood (1890-), watercolour, 11" x 14", "winter landscape"

Estimate $50 - 100 CAD

Sold for $66.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:37 PM

Lot 37

grace ella, pair of oil on boards, 12" x 16", "blue landscape" & "children at the beach"

Estimate $50 - 100 CAD

Sold for $60.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:38 PM

Lot 38

after norval morriseau, acrylic on canvas, 18" x 15", "salmon"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $180.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:42 PM

Lot 39

liana pica birt (b.1964), acrylic on canvas, 36" x 60", "landscape"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $78.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:39 PM

Lot 40

mary wright, d.2013, oil on canvas, 48" x 72", "winter mountain landscape"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $192.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:45 PM

Lot 41

liana pica birt (b.1964), acrylic on canvas, 60" x 40", "landscape"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $84.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:45 PM

Lot 42

michael sean, acrylic on canvas, 54" x 43 1/2", "urban scene 03"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $60.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:42 PM

Lot 43

liana pica birt (b.1964), acrylic on canvas, 60" x 30", "landscape"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $60.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:43 PM

Lot 44

barbara mcgivern (1945-2014), d.1996, acrylic on canvas, 42" x 42", "shanghai express"

Estimate $50 - 100 CAD


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:44 PM

Lot 45

michael sean, acrylic on canvas, 48" x 36", "prayer"

Estimate $25 - 50 CAD


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:45 PM

Lot 46

liana pica birt (b.1946), acrylic on canvas, 36" x 60", "abstract"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $60.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:46 PM

Lot 47

liana pica birt (b.1946), acrylic on canvas, 48" x 48", "abstract landscape with tree"

Estimate $100 - 200 CAD

Sold for $60.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:47 PM

Lot 48

michael sean, acrylic on canvas, 36" x 48", "zoo"

Estimate $25 - 50 CAD


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:48 PM

Lot 49

modern shadow box framed relief of a woman, signed, 36" x 30"

Estimate $50 - 100 CAD

Sold for $30.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:49 PM

Lot 50

joseph francis plaskett (1918-2014), d.1967, pastel on paper, 16" x 20", "venice"

Estimate $250 - 350 CAD

Sold for $228.00
*Includes Buyer's Premium


Bidding Closed: June 8 2022 at 2:52 PM

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