ONLINE AUCTION | May. 22 12:00pm - June. 1 12:00pm

DECO, ART & ANTIQUE ESTATE AUCTION

Buyer's Premium: 

17% (2% discount on cash or debit) and HST added to all purchases

Fine art, important Persian rugs, museum quality ivory carvings and more removed from a Toronto estate 'Harbour Square' lakeside penthouse suite together with selected additions (some originally purchased from our galleries) from another Toronto estate.  Measurements are approximate.

All items must be paid for and removed within 7 days (one week) after the auction.  If you are located outside of London and shipping is required, please contact our office for a complimentary shipping quote prior to bidding.  Please note shipping of furniture and larger paintings (typically any work the frame size of which exceeds 81cm square or 32 x 32in) is not available through Canada Post.  Contact our office for more information. 

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3361

VALUABLE OIL PAINTING

On canvas by Emile Theodor Richter, German, 1801-1878, signed lower left, 78.7 x 47cm (31 x 18 1/2in)

Current Bid: $1000
3362

ART DECO TABLE

Unique design art deco period with two circular tiers, the pedestal has a locking compartment (with key) between the tiers - height 64.1cm (25 1/4in), diameter 74.9cm (29 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $100
3363

ART DECO BRONZE SCULPTURE

Circa 1930 "Lioness and Young" by Alexander Kelety, French, signed, on marble plinth - length 63.5cm (25in)

Current Bid: $1000
3364

VERY FINE PERSIAN CARPET

Semi-antique Persian Tabriz approximately 8 by 10 feet

Current Bid: $500
3365

DECO SMOKER'S STAND

French art deco circa 1930 - height 72.4cm (28 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $100
3366

GOUACHE PAINTING

"The Recital" by Marcel Dubois, French art deco period, signed - 17.8 x 22.9cm (7 x 9in)

Current Bid: $100
3367

SCHNEIDER FLOOR LAMP

Important collector's wrought iron floor lamp fitted with a Schneider art glass shade - height 1.91m (75in)

Current Bid: $1050
3368

PAIR ART DECO PAINTINGS

Mixed medias by Marcel Dubois, early 20th century French, each signed and measuring 19.1 x 26.7cm (7 1/2 x 10 1/2in) housed in matching frames

Current Bid: $110
3369

PAIR LAMP TABLES

Pair French art deco side tables circa 1935 - width 50.8cm (20in), height 54.6cm (21 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $100
3370

ART DECO LIGHT FIXTURE

Circular frosted glass in floral motif circa 1925 - diameter 40.6cm (16in)

Current Bid: $100
3371

MIRRORED SIDE TABLE

Art deco period low occasional table - length 73.7cm (29in), height 54.6cm (21 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $100
3372

FLEMISH SCHOOL PAINTING

Oil on wood panel by Jakob Joseph Eeckhout, Flemish, 1793-1861, signed, 99.1 x 78.7cm (39 x 31in); Provenance: this oil was offered at Millon & Associés SAS, Paris, with a pre-sale estimate of

Current Bid: $1000
3373

FRENCH OCCASIONAL TABLE

Art deco period wrought iron table with 59.7cm (23 1/2in) diameter glass top - height 45.7cm (18in)

Starting Bid: $100
3374

ART DECO PERIOD SCULPTURE

White marble classical female nude signed "Pongracz", Hungarian circa 1935 - height 61cm (24in)

Current Bid: $600
3375

RARE DIMINUTIVE CHEST

French art deco circa 1935 chest of drawers with chrome mounts, some veneer requiring attention - length 88.9cm (35in), height 76.2cm (30in)

Current Bid: $100
3376

OIL PAINTING ON CANVAS

Armenian school by Koupetsian, 20th century, signed, 47 x 59.1cm (18 1/2 x 23 1/4in)

Current Bid: $500
3377

ART DECO SIDE TABLE

Unique early 20th century table with side hinged compartments flanking two glass tiers - length 77.5cm (30 1/2in), height 61cm (24in)

Starting Bid: $100
3378

MUSEUM QUALITY IVORY SCREEN

Japanese Meiji period ivory table or altar screen of the finest quality with both panels and frame carved with polychrome decoration - height 23.5cm (9 1/4in); the auctioneers are informed this car

Current Bid: $1000
3379

JAPANESE IVORY CARVING

Meiji period solid ivory carving of an archer complete with bow and 3 arrows, signed underneath - height 15.2cm (6in)

Current Bid: $1000
3380

LARGE CRYSTAL CHARGER

Art nouveau amethyst glass signed Val St. Lambert - diameter 41.3cm (16 1/4in)

Current Bid: $100
3381

PASCIN DRAWING

Graphite on paper "Nude Study", signed, dated Paris 1908 with Atelier stamp, 30.5 x 20.3cm (12 x 8in) - Jules Pascin, French, 1885-1930

Starting Bid: $500
3382

STERLING SILVER BRACELET

High quality signed Mexican sterling silver hinged bracelet inlaid with abalone shell

Starting Bid: $50
3383

ANTIQUE JAPANESE VASE

Major 19th century Satsuma pottery vase painted with a noble on horseback and numerous figures enriched with gold - height 35.6cm (14in)

Starting Bid: $100
3384

FRENCH SCHOOL DRAWING

Graphite "Dancers" signed and inscribed by Jean Toth, 20th century French, 28.6 x 38.1cm (11 1/4 x 15in)

Starting Bid: $100
3385

ART NOUVEAU LIGHT FIXTURE

Wrought iron frame fitted with 3 signed Muller art glass shades, French circa 1925 - shades are 14.6cm (5 3/4in) high

Starting Bid: $500
3386

RARE ANTIQUE WALKING STICK

Handle of carved and polychrome Japanese ivory "apes" with wide yellow gold band - length 88.9cm (35in)

Starting Bid: $500
3387

SILVER CARD CASE

Solid continental silver, cover inset with polished malachite - 8.9 x 6.4cm (3 1/2 x 2 1/2in)

Current Bid: $76
3388

SOLID SILVER COMPACT

Continental hallmarks, interior with mirror - 8.3 x 8.9cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/2in)

Current Bid: $45
3389

ART DECO LIGHT FIXTURE

French frosted crystal circa 1925 - height of basket-shaped globe 27.9cm (11in)

Current Bid: $100
3390

WALKING STICK

With silver mounts - length 87.6cm (34 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $100
3391

FRENCH CAMEO GLASS VASE

Signed "La Verre Francais" in rare 'swan' design - height 22.9cm (9in)

Current Bid: $1000
3392

MORRISSEAU LTD. EDITION PLATES

Set of four "Anna Perenna" limited edition porcelain plates produced in 1977 each hand-signed underneath by Norval Morrisseau with certificates in presentation boxes

Current Bid: $100
3393

VALUABLE ANTIQUE SEVRES BOX

Large antique Sevres porcelain box with entire exterior hand-painted enriched with gold fully signed including "Chateau Tuileries" seal - width 22.9cm (9in), height 12.7cm (5in)

Current Bid: $500
3394

FRENCH ART POTTERY VASE

Art deco period vase signed "Primavera, France" - height 30.5cm (12in), circa 1935

Current Bid: $100
3395

COLLECTOR'S AMPHORA VASE

Art nouveau Austrian amphora vase with rare jeweled decoration - height 24.8cm (9 3/4in)

Current Bid: $130
3396

SILVER COMPACT

Richly engraved continental silver with interior mirror - diameter 8.9cm (3 1/2in)

Current Bid: $40
3397

FRENCH POTTERY VASE

Art deco period vase or small jardiniere signed "Primavera, Longwy" - height 5in

Current Bid: $100
3398

ENGLISH PORCELAIN

Set of three Royal Doulton "Pinder Bourne" plates (one with old $850 price tag) of 23.5cm (9 1/4in) diameter together with a Spode globular vase

Current Bid: $50
3399

STERLING SILVER BRACELET

High quality Mexican .925 sterling silver

Current Bid: $50
3400

ANTIQUE OPERA GLASSES

Inset with mother-of-pearl handles

Starting Bid: $25
3401

CARVED WOOD PLAQUE

German school carved in relief with three men - 36.2 x 49.5cm (14 1/4 x 19 1/2in), fitted for hanging

Starting Bid: $100
3402

ANTIQUE SATSUMA VASE

19th century Japanese pottery - height 30.5cm (12in)

Starting Bid: $100
3403

SILVER COMPACT

Hallmarked continental silver with interior mirror - 7.6cm (3in) square

Current Bid: $35
3404

OIL PAINTING

Oil on masonite "Abstract" signed "de Kristo", 41.9 x 34.3cm (16 1/2 x 13 1/2in) - attributed to Bela de Kristo, Hungarian/French, 1920-2006

Current Bid: $100
3405

ART NOUVEAU SCHOOL BRONZE

"Female Nude with Outstretched Arms", early 20th century German school - height including marble base 31.8cm (12 1/2in)

Current Bid: $200
3406

MAGNIFICENT ANTIQUE WALL SCONCE

18th century school oil painting of a romantic couple in garden landscape housed in an outstanding antique gilt frame fitted with four scrolled candle arms - outside measurement 1.73 x 1.17m (68 x

Current Bid: $100
3407

FULL-LENGTH MINK COAT

Label from Klyman Furs, London, Ontario

Starting Bid: $100
3408

QUINAULT SALISH PACIFIC WEST COAST HAT

Woven example measuring 25.4cm (10in) high, diameter 30.5cm (12in)

Current Bid: $10
3409

ANTIQUE OIL PAINTING

18th century Dutch school on 20.3 x 16.5cm (8 x 6 1/2in) tin panel

Current Bid: $65
3410

COLLECTOR'S COILED BASKET

"Tara Humara" funnel-shaped basket - height 20.3cm (8in)

Current Bid: $10
3411

DURER PRINT

"Owl" with monogram and dated 1508 - 20.3 x 15.2cm (8 x 6in)

Current Bid: $26
3412

ANTIQUE TAPESTRY OR THROW

Fringed satin hand-embroidered including gold threads centered by a male peacock - 5 ft 3 x 3 ft 8

Current Bid: $66
3413

THREE COILED BASKETS

Largest 33cm (13in) diameter

Current Bid: $10
3414

PASTEL PORTRAIT

"Sitting Eagle-Stony" by Dick Van den Hoogen, signed, titled, label verso from Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary with $975.00 price - 59.7 x 44.5cm (23 1/2 x 17 1/2in)

Current Bid: $55
3415

PASTEL PORTRAIT

"Mana-Tsu-Da" by Dick Van den Hoogen, signed, titled, price verso for $900.00 - 59.7 x 44.5cm (23 1/2 x 17 1/2in)

Current Bid: $55
3416

PERSIAN CARPET

Silky wool Tabriz measuring 12 ft x 8 ft 8

Current Bid: $300
3417

TWO ITALIAN PRINTS

"Hieremias" and ""Ioel" by Michelangelo each image 25.4 x 19.1cm (10 x 7 1/2in) housed in matching frames

Current Bid: $10
3418

THREE COILED WICKER TRAYS

Largest is 44.5cm (17 1/2in) diameter

Current Bid: $21
3419

KOUSAL OIL PAINTING

"Rural Road, Autumn" by Matthew Kousal, signed with monogram - masonite panel 19.1 x 24.1cm (7 1/2 x 9 1/2in)

Current Bid: $15
3420

GENTLEMEN'S FUR COAT

Full-length mink with label from "Dworkins", Ottawa

Current Bid: $50
3421

ANTIQUE PRINTS & ENGRAVINGS

Over 60, not framed

Current Bid: $38
3422

PERSIAN CARPET

Sarouk 10 ft 10 x 7 ft 10 - some low spots in the pile

Current Bid: $200
3423

JAPANESE TAPESTRY

Housed in a very costly vintage custom frame by John Robert, Toronto - panel 62.2 x 58.4cm (24 1/2 x 23in)

Current Bid: $15
3424

COLLECTION NATIVE WICKER

9 assorted coiled bowls and trays with several retaining the original paper "Papago Indian Basket" tags - largest is 23.5cm (9 1/4in) diameter

Current Bid: $46
3425

ORIGINAL WATERCOLOUR

"Landscape" by R. A. Mackenzie Gow, signed, 23.5 x 17.8cm (9 1/4 x 7in)

Starting Bid: $10
3426

UNIQUE "ROCKING HORSE"

Hand-crafted in wicker, the eyes green marbles - length 1.45m (57in), probably circa 1920

Starting Bid: $50
3427

ANTIQUE OIL PAINTING

On canvas of a young girl, dog and puppy - not signed, 61 x 45.7cm (24 x 18in) in the manner of George Hillyard Swinstead

Current Bid: $10
3428

PERSIAN CARPET

Meshed measuring 11 ft 4 x 7 ft 11

Current Bid: $110
3429

THREE WATERCOLOURS

"Two Hawks" not signed 20.3 x 14.6cm (8 x 5 3/4in) together with two of collies each signed and dated "Kevin '74", 25.4 x 20.3cm (10 x 8in)

Starting Bid: $10
3430

TWO SILK SCARVES

Each signed "Lydia Fraser" - larger 102 x 71.1cm (40 x 28in)

Current Bid: $40
3431

THREE SPECULATIVE PAINTINGS

Found unframed each signed "Modigliani" comprising a 43.2 x 30.5cm (17 x 12in) pastel portrait and 2 watercolours each approximately 22.9 x 17.8cm (9 x 7in)

Current Bid: $32
3432

FIVE NATIVE BASKETS

Two oval - larger 34.3cm (13 1/2in) long, and three circular

Current Bid: $41
3433

TWO OIL PAINTINGS

Found stored unframed each unsigned approximately 61 x 91.4cm (24 x 36in)

Current Bid: $46
3434

LADIES' FUR COAT

Label from Forest Furs, London, Ontario

Current Bid: $75
3435

ANTIQUE WATERCOLOUR

Early India Mughal school with embroidered silk matting - panel 66 x 48.3cm (26 x 19in)

Starting Bid: $10
3436

BOOKS

11-volume set "Our Wonder World", undated ""Canadian Pictures", over 80 assorted "Little Blue Books" and similar; 13 antique and vintage children's

Current Bid: $21
3437

TWO ARTWORKS

Acrylic oil of a winter landscape signed "E. Tidwell(?)" 45.7 x 61cm (18 x 24in) together with an unframed 48.3 x 30.5cm (19 x 12in) silkscreen print signed "Edwin Matthews"

Current Bid: $10
3438

THREE NATIVE BASKETS

Largest 33cm (13in) diameter

Current Bid: $15
3439

ANTIQUE ASIAN WALL MIRROR

Chinese dating from the late 19th century - outside measurement 99.1 x 81.3cm (39 x 32in)

Current Bid: $25
3440

INDIGENOUS POTTERY

Signed Six Nations jardiniere - height 15.2cm (6in)

Current Bid: $10
3441

TOYS

Vintage plastic battery-operated toy train set, Hubley die-cast airplane with folding wings (one prop on propeller is broken off)

Starting Bid: $10
3442

FIRST NATIONS WICKER

Circular 18.4cm (7 1/4in) diameter tray, covered container, coiled container

Current Bid: $32
3443

TARAHUMARA NATIVE HAT

Measuring 17.8cm (7in) high, diameter 27.3cm (10 3/4in)

Current Bid: $10