FINE ART AUCTION, November 3, 2013
SUNDAY starting at 1 P.M. at
Mount Royal University, Roderick Mah Centre, Ross Glen Hall, Calgary [Location Map]
PREVIEW and AUCTION at Mount Royal University
Friday, November 1 from 5 PM to 8 PM
Saturday, November 2 from 10 AM to 5 PM
Sunday, November 3 from 10 AM to 1 PM
Absentee Bid

LOT #000.1

Artist: ANTOINE BITTAR ~ [b.1957] Canadian

Title: Blue Fog

Media: oil on canvas

18 x 24 in. / 46 x 61 cm. Dated: 1991

Notes: signed lower left; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance: Galerie d'Art Vincent, Ottawa, label verso; private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $1,500/2,000

LOT #000.2

Artist: DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD ~ [b.1941] Canadian

Title: Captain Jesse Winsor Home from the Ice Fields #12/35

Media: colour etching on paper

19.75 x 63 in. / 50 x 160 cm. Dated: 1979 /80

Notes: signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom the centre print; 3 prints framed together; archival mat; framed

Reference: illustrated pg.36 and 37 in David Blackwood Master Printmaker, by William Gough

Provenance: purchased from West End Gallery, Edmonton; private collection, Edmonton

ESTIMATE: $6,000/8,000

LOT #001

Artist: DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD ~ [b.1941] Canadian

Title: Gram Glover Waiting #1/25

Media: colour etching on paper

31.75 x 19.75 in. / 81 x 50 cm. Dated: 1971

Notes: signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed

Reference: illustrated pg.82 in David Blackwood Master Printmaker, by William Gough

Provenance: private collection, Edmonton

ESTIMATE: $2,500/3,500

LOT #002

Artist: ERROL BRIMACOMBE ~ [b.1947] Canadian

Title: High Country Autumn

Media: oil on canvas

24 x 30 in. / 61 x 76 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; titled verso; unframed

ESTIMATE: $1,000/1,200

LOT #003

Artist: BERN WILL BROWN ~ [b.1920] Canadian

Title: Rough Sledding

Media: oil on canvas board

23.5 x 29.5 in. / 60 x 75 cm. Dated: 1981

Notes: signed and dated lower left; titled on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $1,500/2,000

LOT #004

Artist: BERN WILL BROWN ~ [b.1920] Canadian

Title: The Colville Mission

Media: oil on wood board

11.5 x 15.5 in. / 29 x 39 cm. Dated: 1980

Notes: signed and dated lower right; titled on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $900/1,200

LOT #005

Artist: HARLEY W. BROWN ~ [b.1939] Canadian

Title: Walking Buffalo Stoney

Media: pastel on paper

21 x 17.5 in. / 53 x 44 cm.

Notes: signed and titled lower right; framed

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $2,500/3,000

LOT #006

Artist: JOSEPH ARCHIBALD BROWNE ~ [1862-1948] Canadian

Title: Winter Landscape

Media: oil on canvas

12.25 x 16.25 in. / 31 x 41 cm. Dated: 1936

Notes: artist's name, title and date on label verso; framed

Provenance: private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $700/900

LOT #007

Artist: PELEG FRANKLIN BROWNELL ~ [1857-1946] Canadian

Title: Untitled - Barnyard Chores in Winter

Media: oil on canvas

10 x 11.75 in. / 25 x 30 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; framed

ESTIMATE: $10,000/15,000

LOT #008

Artist: CLAUDETTE CASTONGUAY ~ [b.1949] Canadian

Title: Madame recoit!

Media: acrylic on canvas

25 x 34.75 in. / 64 x 88 cm. Dated: 2002

Notes: signed and dated lower left; titled verso; framed

Provenance: Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $1,200/1,500

LOT #009

Artist: CLAUDETTE CASTONGUAY ~ [b.1949] Canadian

Title: Le Hockey Bottine...

Media: acrylic on canvas

18 x 24 in. / 46 x 61 cm. Dated: 2009

Notes: signed and dated lower left; titled verso; framed

Provenance: Masters Gallery, Calgary and Peter Ohler Fine Arts, Vancouver, labels verso

ESTIMATE: $900/1,200

LOT #010

Artist: HORACE CHAMPAGNE ~ [b.1937] Canadian

Title: Untitled - A Beautiful Sunset

Media: pastel on paper

17.5 x 23.5 in. / 44 x 60 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; archival mat; framed

Provenance: private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $900/1,200

LOT #011

Artist: ROD CHARLESWORTH ~ [b.1955] Canadian

Title: Summer Vines [Naramata]

Media: oil on canvas

30 x 40 in. / 76 x 102 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed

ESTIMATE: $3,000/3,500

LOT #012

Artist: ROD CHARLESWORTH ~ [b.1955] Canadian

Title: Haida Gwaii [Old Masset]

Media: oil on canvas

24 x 30 in. / 61 x 76 cm.

Notes: signed lower left; framed

ESTIMATE: $2,000/2,500

LOT #013

Artist: ROD CHARLESWORTH ~ [b.1955] Canadian

Title: Lac la Barge

Media: oil on canvas

18 x 24 in. / 46 x 61 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; framed

ESTIMATE: $1,500/2,000

LOT #014

Artist: ROD CHARLESWORTH ~ [b.1955] Canadian

Title: October Gold

Media: oil on wood board

16 x 20 in. / 41 x 51 cm.

Notes: signed lower left; signed and titled verso; framed

ESTIMATE: $1,500/2,000

LOT #015

Artist: ROD CHARLESWORTH ~ [b.1955] Canadian

Title: Near Greenwood

Media: oil on canvas

11 x 14 in. / 28 x 36 cm.

Notes: signed upper left; signed and titled verso; framed

ESTIMATE: $1,200/1,500

LOT #016

Artist: ALAN CASWELL COLLIER ~ [1911-1990] Canadian

Title: Just South of Swift Current, Sask

Media: oil on paper board

12 x 16 in. / 30 x 41 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; signed, titled and artist's inventory number '#37-78' on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance: Kensington Fine Art Gallery, Calgary, label verso; purchased at Levis Art Auctions January, 1992; private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $1,200/1,500

LOT #017

Artist: TOLLER CRANSTON ~ [b.1949] Canadian

Title: Yellow Guard

Media: oil on canvas

48 x 48 in. / 122 x 122 cm. Dated: 2005

Notes: signed and dated lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance: from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $2,000/3,000

LOT #018

Artist: DUNCAN MACKINNON CROCKFORD ~ [1920-1991] Canadian

Title: Untitled - In the Rocky Mountains

Media: oil on wood board

32 x 40 in. / 81 x 102 cm. Dated: 1955

Notes: signed and dated lower right; framed; some surface dirt and yellowing noted

Provenance: from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $4,000/6,000

LOT #019

Artist: DUNCAN MACKINNON CROCKFORD ~ [1920-1991] Canadian

Title: Mt. Ion and Marvel Lake B.C.

Media: oil on canvas

24 x 30 in. / 61 x 76 cm. Dated: 1973

Notes: signed and dated lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $3,000/4,000

LOT #020

Artist: DUNCAN MACKINNON CROCKFORD ~ [1920-1991] Canadian

Title: Marvel Lake, Alberta

Media: oil on canvas

24 x 30 in. / 61 x 76 cm. Dated: 1963

Notes: signed and dated lower right; titled verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance: Artland Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $3,000/4,000

LOT #021

Artist: DUNCAN MACKINNON CROCKFORD ~ [1920-1991] Canadian

Title: The Canyon, Windrush Valley Nr. Canmore, Alta.

Media: oil on canvas

24 x 30 in. / 61 x 76 cm. Dated: 1963

Notes: signed and dated lower right; titled verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance: Artland Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $3,000/4,000

LOT #022

Artist: DUNCAN MACKINNON CROCKFORD ~ [1920-1991] Canadian

Title: Pyramid Mt. Near Jasper

Media: oil on canvas

16 x 20 in. / 41 x 51 cm.

Notes: signed lower left; titled verso; framed

Provenance: from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $1,800/2,400

LOT #023

Artist: DUNCAN MACKINNON CROCKFORD ~ [1920-1991] Canadian

Title: Untitled - Foothills Farm

Media: oil on canvas

16 x 20.25 in. / 41 x 51 cm. Dated: 1970

Notes: signed and dated lower right; framed

Provenance: Norell's Art Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $1,500/2,000

LOT #024

Artist: DUNCAN MACKINNON CROCKFORD ~ [1920-1991] Canadian

Title: Below Bow Falls, Banff, Alberta

Media: oil on canvas

16 x 20 in. / 41 x 51 cm.

Notes: signed and dated lower left; titled verso; framed

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $1,500/2,000

LOT #025

Artist: DUNCAN MACKINNON CROCKFORD ~ [1920-1991] Canadian

Title: Scene in Calling Valley Near Priddis Alta.

Media: oil on canvas board

10.25 x 14 in. / 26 x 36 cm. Dated: 1964

Notes: signed lower left; titled, dated and inscribed verso; framed

Provenance: from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $800/1,000

LOT #026

Artist: NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON ~ [1892-1978] Canadian

Title: Blood Indian Near Cardston Alberta

Media: pastel on sandpaper

16.75 x 11.75 in. / 43 x 30 cm. Dated: 1939

Notes: signed lower left; titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance: Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; private collection Calgary

ESTIMATE: $15,000/20,000

LOT #027

Artist: NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON ~ [1892-1978] Canadian

Title: Untitled - Portrait of a Plains Indian

Media: pastel on sandpaper

17 x 13.75 in. / 43 x 35 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; 'E.G. Paris, Papiers ...' stamp verso; archival mat; framed

Provenance: Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso

ESTIMATE: $15,000/20,000

LOT #028

Artist: NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON ~ [1892-1978] Canadian

Title: Untitled - Portrait of a Wise Woman

Media: pastel on sandpaper

10.5 x 7.75 in. / 27 x 20 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; framed

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $7,000/9,000

LOT #029

Artist: ORESTES [RICK] DE GRANDMAISON ~ [1932-1985] Canadian

Title: Sunset Skies, Alta.

Media: oil on wood board

18 x 24 in. / 46 x 61 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; signed, titled and artist's number '74A-19' verso; framed

Provenance: from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $2,000/3,000

LOT #030

Artist: ORESTES [RICK] DE GRANDMAISON ~ [1932-1985] Canadian

Title: Last Snow

Media: oil on canvas board

16 x 20 in. / 41 x 51 cm.

Notes: signed lower left; signed, titled and artist's number '0-73-18' verso; framed

Provenance: from an Edmonton estate

ESTIMATE: $900/1,200

LOT #031

Artist: DONALD [DON] ALWIN FRACHE ~ [1919-1994] Canadian

Title: Waterton Country

Media: oil on canvas

24 x 36 in. / 61 x 91 cm. Dated: 1975

Notes: signed and dated lower right; titled on label verso; framed

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $1,000/1,500

LOT #032

Artist: DONALD [DON] ALWIN FRACHE ~ [1919-1994] Canadian

Title: Untitled - Warrior

Media: oil on canvas

27.75 x 19.75 in. / 70 x 50 cm. Dated: 1975

Notes: signed and dated lower right; framed

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $700/900

LOT #033

Artist: ROLAND GISSING ~ [1895-1967] Canadian

Title: Shushwap Lake

Media: oil on canvas

22 x 30 in. / 56 x 76 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $3,000/4,000

LOT #034

Artist: ROLAND GISSING ~ [1895-1967] Canadian

Title: Alberta Sunlight

Media: oil on canvas

22 x 30 in. / 56 x 76 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; bears title on plaque; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance: Artland Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $2,500/3,500

LOT #035

Artist: ROLAND GISSING ~ [1895-1967] Canadian

Title: On Sheep River

Media: oil on canvas

22 x 30 in. / 56 x 76 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; titled verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance: Artland Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $2,500/3,500

LOT #036

Artist: ROLAND GISSING ~ [1895-1967] Canadian

Title: Larkspur and Paint Brush

Media: oil on paper board

8.5 x 11.5 in. / 22 x 29 cm. Dated: 1935

Notes: signed lower right; titled and dated on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance: Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso

ESTIMATE: $2,500/3,000

LOT #037

Artist: ROLAND GISSING ~ [1895-1967] Canadian

Title: Meadow Creek

Media: oil on canvas

16 x 20 in. / 41 x 51 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed

ESTIMATE: $1,800/2,400

LOT #038

Artist: ROLAND GISSING ~ [1895-1967] Canadian

Title: On Willow Creek

Media: oil on paper board

12 x 16 in. / 30 x 41 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; signed and titled on label verso; framed

Provenance: Chinook Art Gallery, Calgary, stamp verso; from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $1,200/1,500

LOT #039

Artist: ROLAND GISSING ~ [1895-1967] Canadian

Title: Kootenay Lake

Media: oil on canvas board

12 x 16 in. / 30 x 41 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed

Provenance: Chinook Art Gallery, Calgary, stamp verso; from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $1,200/1,500

LOT #040

Artist: ROLAND GISSING ~ [1895-1967] Canadian

Title: Autumn Haze

Media: oil on paper board

12 x 16 in. / 30 x 41 cm. Dated: 1961

Notes: signed lower right; titled and dated verso; framed

ESTIMATE: $1,200/1,500

LOT #041

Artist: ROLAND GISSING ~ [1895-1967] Canadian

Title: Foothills Study on Willow Creek

Media: oil on canvas board

10 x 20 in. / 25 x 51 cm. Dated: 1962

Notes: signed lower right; titled and dated verso; framed

ESTIMATE: $1,200/1,500

LOT #042

Artist: ROLAND GISSING ~ [1895-1967] Canadian

Title: Untitled - In the Rockies

Media: pastel on paper

9 x 12 in. / 23 x 30 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; framed

Provenance: from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $700/900

LOT #043

Artist: JOHN HOWARD GOULD ~ [1929-2010] Canadian

Title: Vigil

Media: oil on canvas

48.75 x 37.25 in. / 124 x 95 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed

Provenance: Isaac's Gallery, Toronto, label verso

ESTIMATE: $1,500/2,000

LOT #044

Artist: JOHN HOWARD GOULD ~ [1929-2010] Canadian

Title: Actor - White Headdress

Media: mixed media on foamcore

21.75 x 29.25 in. / 55 x 74 cm. Dated: 1996

Notes: bears artist's name, title and date on label verso; framed

Provenance: Roberts Gallery, Toronto, label verso

ESTIMATE: $900/1,200

LOT #045

Artist: ZEMA BARBARA [BOBS] COGILL HAWORTH ~ [1900-1988] Canadian

Title: Untitled - Self Portrait

Media: oil on canvas

25 x 22.25 in. / 64 x 57 cm.

Notes: signed lower left; framed; some handling marks noted

Reference: see another self-portrait in 4 Women Who Painted in the 1930's and 1940's, by A. Boutilier, pg.11 in the Confederation Art Gallery Muesem, P.E.I.

Provenance: purchased from Levis Art Auctions in April 2003; private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $2,000/2,500

LOT #046

Artist: EDYTHE M. HEMBROFF-SCHLEICHER ~ [1906-1994] Canadian

Title: Point Grey

Media: oil on canvas

21.25 x 18 in. / 54 x 46 cm. Dated: 1936

Notes: signed and dated lower left; titled on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance: Vancouver Art Gallery, label verso; private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $900/1,200

LOT #047

Artist: STEVE HOAR ~ [20th century] Canadian

Title: The Outlaw #3/20

Media: bronze sculpture

28.5 x 24.5 x 17 in. / 72 x 62 x 43 cm. Dated: 1979

Notes: signed, titled, dated and numbered along base; on wood plinth [7 inches high]

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $5,000/7,000

LOT #048

Artist: GEORGE A. HORVATH ~ [b.1933] Canadian

Title: Untitled - Mountain Stream

Media: oil on canvas

20.25 x 28.5 in. / 51 x 72 cm.

Notes: signed lower left; framed

Provenance: purchased directly from the artist; private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $1,500/2,000

LOT #049

Artist: GEORGE A. HORVATH ~ [b.1933] Canadian

Title: Before the First Snow

Media: oil on canvas

18 x 24 in. / 46 x 61 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance: purchased directly from the artist; private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $1,200/1,500

LOT #050

Artist: GEORGE A. HORVATH ~ [b.1933] Canadian

Title: Untitled - Stream in the Mountains

Media: oil on canvas

14 x 18 in. / 36 x 46 cm. Dated: 1976

Notes: signed and dated lower left; framed

Provenance: from a Calgary estate

ESTIMATE: $800/1,000

LOT #051

Artist: GEORGE A. HORVATH ~ [b.1933] Canadian

Title: Spray Lake Road

Media: oil on canvas

14 x 18 in. / 36 x 46 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $800/1,000

LOT #052

Artist: GEORGE A. HORVATH ~ [b.1933] Canadian

Title: Three Sisters

Media: oil on canvas

14 x 18 in. / 36 x 46 cm. Dated: 1978

Notes: signed and dated lower right; titled on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $800/1,000

LOT #053

Artist: GEORGE A. HORVATH ~ [b.1933] Canadian

Title: Spray Lake

Media: oil on canvas

12 x 16 in. / 30 x 41 cm. Dated: 1975

Notes: signed and dated lower right; titled on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance: from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary

ESTIMATE: $700/900


FINE ART AUCTION, November 3, 2013
SUNDAY starting at 1 P.M. at
Mount Royal University, Roderick Mah Centre, Ross Glen Hall, Calgary [Location Map]
PREVIEW and AUCTION at Mount Royal University
Friday, November 1 from 5 PM to 8 PM
Saturday, November 2 from 10 AM to 5 PM
Sunday, November 3 from 10 AM to 1 PM
Absentee Bid


TABLE OF CONTENTS SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2013
Canadian Bittar - Horvath / Lots 001 - 053
Canadian Jarvis - Zach / Lots 054 - 108
International Boileau - Tonk / Lots 201 - 224
Contemporary Arnatt - Woods / Lots 301 - 317
Silent Auction Alcolea - Kramara / Lots 401 - 451
Silent Auction Labelle - Prout / Lots 452 - 494
Silent Auction Richter - Wrinch / Lots 495 - 537
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