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Northwest Coast Carved Wood Model Totem Pole

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Model Totem Pole

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
296
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Model Totem Pole, attributed to Charlie James, ht. 13 1/2 in. More ...

Henry Sandham (Canadian, 1842-1912)      Landscape with Trees

Henry Sandham (Canadian, 1842-1912) Landscape with Trees

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1110
Sold for:
$62$50

Henry Sandham (Canadian, 1842-1912) Landscape with Trees. Signed "Hy Sandham" l.r. Watercolor on paper, sight size 9 1/4 x 13 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Fox mark u.l., not examined out of More ...

Attributed to George Thomas Taylor (Canadian, 1838-1913)      Mountain Landscape

Attributed to George Thomas Taylor (Canadian, 1838-1913) Mountain Landscape

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1211
Sold for:
$277$225

Attributed to George Thomas Taylor (Canadian, 1838-1913) Mountain Landscape. Signed and dated "G.T. Taylor/1884" l.l. Oil on canvas, 20 1/2 x 30 in. Condition: Lined, craquelure, stretcher More ...

Rita Mount (Canadian, 1888-1967)      Double-sided Portrait of Gertrude: Full-length Seated

Rita Mount (Canadian, 1888-1967) Double-sided Portrait of Gertrude: Full-length Seated

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1285
Unsold
 

Rita Mount (Canadian, 1888-1967) Double-sided Portrait of Gertrude: Full-length Seated and Head and Shoulders. Head signed "Rita" l.r., identified on a label from Michel de Kerdour Galerie d'Art, More ...

Mennonite Log Cabin Quilt

Mennonite Log Cabin Quilt

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
629
Sold for:
$431$350

Mennonite Log Cabin Quilt, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada, c. 1940s, bold pattern using light and dark shades of red, green, blue, and black cloth arranged in log cabin blocks forming alternating More ...

Maud Lewis (Canadian, 1903-1970)      Two Oxen by a Tulip Garden

Maud Lewis (Canadian, 1903-1970) Two Oxen by a Tulip Garden

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Maud Lewis (Canadian, 1903-1970) Two Oxen by a Tulip Garden Signed "LEWIS" c.r. Oil on panel, 12 1/4 x 13 3/4 in. (31.0 x 35.0 cm), framed. Condition: Surface grime. Provenance: Purchased More ...

Maud Lewis (Canadian, 1903-1970)      Ox Team in Snow

Maud Lewis (Canadian, 1903-1970) Ox Team in Snow

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Maud Lewis (Canadian, 1903-1970) Ox Team in Snow Signed "LEWIS" l.r. Gouache on folded paper notecard, 4 1/4 x 6 3/8 in. (10.8 x 16.2 cm), unmatted, unframed. Condition: Good; handwritten More ...

Yousuf Karsh (Canadian, 1908-2002)      Muhammad Ali

Yousuf Karsh (Canadian, 1908-2002) Muhammad Ali

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
120
Unsold
 

Yousuf Karsh (Canadian, 1908-2002) Muhammad Ali, 1970, printed later. Signed "Karsh" in black ink l.l. Gelatin silver print, image size 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.8 x 21.5 cm), matted, unframed. More ...

Nine Eskimo Soapstone Avian Figures

Nine Eskimo Soapstone Avian Figures

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2094
Sold for:
$197$160

Nine Eskimo Soapstone Avian Figures, a few signed in syllabics, ht. to 11 in. Tribal Art More ...

Contemporary Northwest Coast Carved Wood Totem Pole

Contemporary Northwest Coast Carved Wood Totem Pole

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2109
Sold for:
$172$140

Contemporary Northwest Coast Carved Wood Totem Pole, with abalone inlay, signed on the base by Ric Newman, ht. 22 1/4 in. Tribal Art More ...

James Houston (Canadian, 1921-2005)      East Baffin Island NWT

James Houston (Canadian, 1921-2005) East Baffin Island NWT

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$400$325

James Houston (Canadian, 1921-2005) East Baffin Island NWT Titled, dated, and signed "August 1990. J Houston" l.r. Pastel on paper, 9 1/2 x 9 1/2 in., framed and matted. Condition: Not More ...

Polar Bear and Gulls Hooked Mat

Polar Bear and Gulls Hooked Mat

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Polar Bear and Gulls Hooked Mat, Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, composed of bleached and dyed cotton strips hooked into a burlap back, mounted for More ...

Polar Bears Hooked Mat

Polar Bears Hooked Mat

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$554$450

Polar Bears Hooked Mat, Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, composed of bleached and dyed cotton strips hooked into a burlap back, mounted for hanging, with More ...

Mennonite "Steeplechase" Quilt

Mennonite "Steeplechase" Quilt

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
544
Sold for:
$523$425

Mennonite "Steeplechase" Quilt, St. Jacob's, Waterloo Counter, Ontario, c. 1910, red and blue cloth sewn into contrasting blocks assembled to form an alternating cross hatch and flower pattern with More ...

Mennonite "Log Cabin" Quilt

Mennonite "Log Cabin" Quilt

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
547
Sold for:
$738$600

Mennonite "Log Cabin" Quilt, St. Jacob's, Waterloo County, Ontario, c. 1930, strips of cloth in various hues of black, blue, and purple forming a layered effect of alternating light and dark tones More ...

Two Hooked Mats

Two Hooked Mats

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1171
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Hooked Mats, Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, composed of bleached and dyed cotton strips hooked into a burlap back, one depicting a harbor scene, the More ...

Two Hooked Mats

Two Hooked Mats

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1172
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Hooked Mats, Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 19th century, composed of bleached and dyed cotton strips hooked into a burlap back, one depicting a dusk harbor More ...

Two Hooked Mats

Two Hooked Mats

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1173
Sold for:
$584$475

Two Hooked Mats, Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, composed of bleached and dyed cotton strips hooked into a burlap back, one depicting a snowy hunting More ...

Two Hooked Mats

Two Hooked Mats

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1174
Sold for:
$554$450

Two Hooked Mats, Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, composed of bleached and dyed cotton strips woven into a burlap back, one mat depicting geese in flight, More ...

Dog Sledding Hooked Mat

Dog Sledding Hooked Mat

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1175
Sold for:
$861$700

Dog Sledding Hooked Mat, Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, composed of bleached and dyed cotton strips hooked into a burlap back, with Grenfell label on More ...

Seal Hunters and Icebergs Hooked Mat

Seal Hunters and Icebergs Hooked Mat

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1176
Sold for:
$861$700

Seal Hunters and Icebergs Hooked Mat, Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, composed of bleached and dyed cotton strips hooked into a burlap back, with More ...

Two Pairs of Carved and Painted Grenfell Bookends

Two Pairs of Carved and Painted Grenfell Bookends

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1191
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Pairs of Carved and Painted Grenfell Bookends, Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, a pair in the form of two Eskimos with an igloo, the other pair with More ...

Pair of Carved and Painted Polar Bear and Iceberg Bookends

Pair of Carved and Painted Polar Bear and Iceberg Bookends

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1192
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Pair of Carved and Painted Polar Bear and Iceberg Bookends, probably Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, with felt bases, ht. 5 3/4 in. More ...

Two Pairs of Carved and Painted Husky Bookends

Two Pairs of Carved and Painted Husky Bookends

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1193
Sold for:
$677$550

Two Pairs of Carved and Painted Husky Bookends, possibly Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, the larger pair with wood bases, the smaller pair with metal More ...

Two Pairs of Carved and Painted Eskimo Bookends

Two Pairs of Carved and Painted Eskimo Bookends

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1194
Sold for:
$492$400

Two Pairs of Carved and Painted Eskimo Bookends, possibly Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, with metal bases, ht. to 5 3/4 in. More ...

Three Carved and Painted Eskimo Figures

Three Carved and Painted Eskimo Figures

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1196
Sold for:
$400$325

Three Carved and Painted Eskimo Figures, possibly Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, two busts and two figures on skis (one figure missing skis), ht. to 5 More ...

Six Grenfell-style Eskimo Dolls

Six Grenfell-style Eskimo Dolls

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1212
Sold for:
$98$80

Six Grenfell-style Eskimo Dolls, possibly Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, 20th century, five dressed in fur parkas, one of carved wood, ht. to 7 in. More ...

Henry Sandham (Canadian, 1842-1912)      Landscape with Trees

Henry Sandham (Canadian, 1842-1912) Landscape with Trees

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1096
Unsold
 

Henry Sandham (Canadian, 1842-1912) Landscape with Trees. Signed "Hy Sandham" l.r. Watercolor on paper, sight size 9 1/4 x 13 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Fox mark u.l., not examined out of More ...

Toller Cranston (Canadian, 1949-2015)    Après la Balle

Toller Cranston (Canadian, 1949-2015) Après la Balle

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1379
Sold for:
$369$300

Toller Cranston (Canadian, 1949-2015) Après la Balle. Signed and dated "Toller 70" c.r., titled on the frame backing paper. Oil and gold pigment on Masonite, 10 x 7 in., framed. Condition: More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Canadian Titmouse  , Plate CXCIV.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Canadian Titmouse , Plate CXCIV.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1469
Sold for:
$369$300

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Canadian Titmouse, Plate CXCIV. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Double elephant folio copper-plate engraving with aquatint and etching, faded, More ...