FINE ART AUCTION, Sunday, April 19, 2015
Auction 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, April 17 from 5 PM to 8 PM
Saturday, April 18 from 10 AM to 5 PM
Sunday, April 19 from 10 AM to 1 PM
Absentee Bid

LOT # 301

Artist: MARC CHAGALL ~ [1887-1985] Russian/French

Title: Femme de Cirque [Circus Woman] #148/150

Media: colour lithograph on paper

23.25 x 18 in. / 59 x 46 cm. Dated: 1960 ca.

Notes: signed in plate lower right; signed and numbered along bottom; blindstamp of the publisher, Guy Spitzer, Paris lower right; framed with plexiglas

Provenance: private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $7,000/9,000

LOT # 302

Artist: HARRISON ELLENSHAW ~ [b.1945] American

Title: Road to Lahaina

Media: acrylic on canvas

29.5 x 23.5 in. / 75 x 60 cm.

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

Provenance: Park West Gallery, Michigan, appraisal attached verso; private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $1,000/1,200

LOT # 303

Artist: HORAZIO GAICHER ~ [b.1870-?] Austrian

Title: Portrait of Miss Helen Wells

Media: oil on canvas

25.25 x 21 in. / 64 x 53 cm. Dated: 1913

Notes: signed lower right; inscribed 'This Portrait of Miss Helen Wells has been painted by Horazio Gaigher at...in three sittings July 1913' verso; in oval format; framed

Provenance: from a prominent Edmonton estate and by descent

ESTIMATE: $1,200/1,500

LOT # 303.1

Artist: J. HENDERSON

Title: Untitled - Women on the Rocks with Sailboat on the Horizon

Media: oil on canvas

18 x 30 in. / 46 x 76 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; in period frame; surface dirt and handling marks noted

Provenance: George Davidson Fine Art Dealer, Glasgow, label verso; private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $500/600

LOT # 304

Artist: CHARLES EMILE JACQUE ~ [1813-1894] French

Title: Untitled - Shepherd Watering the Flock

Media: oil on canvas

25.75 x 32.25 in. / 65 x 82 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; framed; minor scratches upper left and upper right noted

Provenance: from a prominent Edmonton estate and by descent

ESTIMATE: $2,000/2,500

LOT # 305

Artist: JACK [JAC] ELMO KING ~ [1920-1998] American

Title: Untitled - Scouting Party

Media: oil on canvas

24 x 30 in. / 61 x 76 cm.

Notes: signed lower left; framed

Provenance: private collection, California

ESTIMATE: $8,000/10,000

LOT # 306

Artist: JACK [JAC] ELMO KING ~ [1920-1998] American

Title: Untitled - Parade Day

Media: oil on paper board

13.75 x 20 in. / 35 x 51 cm.

Notes: signed lower right; framed

Provenance: private collection, central Alberta

ESTIMATE: $7,000/9,000

LOT # 307

Artist: JACK [JAC] ELMO KING ~ [1920-1998] American

Title: Untitled - Riding out of the Storm

Media: oil on wood board

24 x 30 in. / 61 x 76 cm.

Notes: signed lower left; framed

Provenance: private collection, Idaho

ESTIMATE: $8,000/10,000

LOT # 308

Artist: JAI LU ~ [b.1954] Canadian

Title: Irises

Media: oil on canvas

24 x 20 in. / 61 x 51 cm. Dated: 2001

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

Provenance: Stephen Lowe Art Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $3,000/5,000

LOT # 309

Artist: ERNEST PARTON ~ [1845-1933] American

Title: Untitled - River in the Mountains

Media: oil on canvas

14 x 20 in. / 36 x 51 cm.

Notes: signed lower left; in period frame; some surface dirt noted

Provenance: from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $900/1,200

LOT # 310

Artist: PABLO PICASSO ~ [1881-1973] Spanish

Title: La Celestine Acte VIII

Media: etching on paper

3 x 2.25 in. / 8 x 6 cm.

Notes: inscribed in plate '59.5.08 I' in reverse upper right; plexiglas; framed

Reference: according to appraisal, 1 of 66 illustrations from the play La Celestine, by Fernando de Rojas; a numbered edition of 400; printed at Editions Atelier Crommelynck, Paris, 1971; Bloch 1601; this print is included in the Metropolitan Museum of Art Collection

Provenance: Park West Gallery, Michigan, appraisal attached verso; private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $300/500

LOT # 311

Artist: [AFTER] JOSHUA REYNOLDS ~ [1723-1792] British

Title: Untitled - Portrait of a Young Man

Media: oil on canvas

8.25 x 8 in. / 21 x 20 cm.

Notes: bears artist's name on frame; in oval format; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance: from the estate of Frank and Frances Staplin, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $400/500

LOT # 312

Artist: LEONARD RICHMOND ~ [1912-1965] British

Title: Untitled - Parasols on the Promenade, Lake Como

Media: oil on canvas

19 x 24 in. / 48 x 61 cm.

Notes: signed lower left; framed; some cracking noted

Provenance: private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $2,000/2,500

LOT # 313

Artist: VICTOR VASARELY ~ [1908-1997] Hungarian/French

Title: Ma Ta Fem #231/250

Media: colour silkscreen on paper

21.75 x 21.75 in. / 55 x 55 cm. Dated: 1970 ca.

Notes: signed and numbered along bottom; archival mat; framed

Provenance: private collection, Calgary

ESTIMATE: $3,000/4,000

LOT # 314

Artist: WILLEM ABRAHAM WASSENAAR ~ [1873-1956] Dutch

Title: Untitled - The Old Windmill

Media: oil on board

10.5 x 14 in. / 27 x 36 cm.

Notes: signed lower right and indistinctly inscribed 'Ka...'; framed

Provenance: from a prominent Edmonton estate and by descent

ESTIMATE: $200/250


FINE ART AUCTION, Sunday, April 19, 2015
Auction 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, April 17 from 5 PM to 8 PM
Saturday, April 18 from 10 AM to 5 PM
Sunday, April 19 from 10 AM to 1 PM
Absentee Bid

TABLE OF CONTENTS SUNDAY, April 19, 2015
Canadian Andrews - Lindoe / Lots 001 - 051
Canadian Mabee - Yuzbasiyan / Lots 052 - 103
Contemporary Bergeron - Zadloudek / Lots 201 - 224
International Chagall - Wassenaar / Lots 301 - 314
4th Session Acs - Motter / Lots 401 - 447
4th Session Ohe - Wride / Lots 448 - 480
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