ONLINE AUCTION | May. 15 12:00pm - May. 25 12:00pm

SPRING 2020 FINE ART AUCTION

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Gardner Galleries is now accepting quality consignments for our semi-annual fine art auction, which will feature works by Canadian and international artists.  Deadline for consignments is Friday, May 1st and the full online catalogue will be available at that time. 

Please contact Grant or James Gardner for more information and complimentary pre-auction estimates.  

Below is a small sample of current consignments, which will be updated regularly over the next several months:

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1101

KEN DANBY

Titled verso "Four Wheels", signed lower right and dated (19)65, watercolour on paper, sight 50.8 x 69.9cm (20 x 27 1/2in); Provenance: Sotheby Parke Bernet (Canada) Inc., Toronto receipt attached

Starting Bid: $500
1102

C. PITTALUGA

White marble statue depicting a partially robed woman seated on a boulder, signed with imprinted signature, height 49.5cm (19 1/2in) - C. Pittaluga, 19th/20th century Italian

Starting Bid: $500
1103

CLARK MCDOUGALL

Titled verso "Winter Silence", signed lower left, oil on board, 50.8 x 61cm (20 x 24in) - Clark Holmes McDougall, Canadian, 1921-1980

Starting Bid: $500
1104

G. WILLIAMS

"Untitled: River Landscape with Mountains in the Distance", signed lower left, oil on canvas, 50.8 x 76.2cm (20 x 30in) - G. Williams, 19th century British

Starting Bid: $300
1105

RICHARD GORMAN

Titled "Fragmentary Motion", pencil signed lower right and dated (19)60, mono-screen print, sight 41.9 x 57.2cm (16 1/2 x 22 1/2in); Provenance: The Isaacs Gallery, Toronto label verso; Richard Bor

Starting Bid: $300
1106

FRANTZ CHARLET

"Untitled: Room Interior Scene with Mother and Two Children at Play", signed lower right, oil on canvas, 61 x 73.7cm (24 x 29in) - Frantz Charlet, Belgian, 1862-1928

Starting Bid: $1000
1107

GEORGE HENRY HARLOW & JOHN LINNELL SKETCH BOOK

Rare antique sketch book featuring 32 pencil drawings and one watercolour on paper, in various sizes from 19.7 x 24.1cm (7 3/4 x 9 1/2in) to a miniature 3.8 x 8.3cm (1 1/2 x 3 1/4in) - some are sig

Starting Bid: $300
1108

JOHN BELL-SMITH SKETCH BOOK

Pencil signed on the title page "Leaves from my sketch book, John Bell-Smith", featuring 80 original works including pencil drawings and watercolours - sizes vary, the largest a 15.9 x 22.2cm (6 1/

Starting Bid: $500
1109

JAMES BLOMFIELD

Titled verso "The Parting Gleam, Cooksville, Credit River", signed lower left and dated (19)32, watercolour on paper, sight 17.1 x 25.4cm (6 3/4 x 10in); artist biography verso; James Jer

Starting Bid: $100
1110

FARQUHAR MCGILLIVRAY KNOWLES

"Untitled: Landscape with Trees", signed lower left and dated (19)30, watercolour on paper, sight 20.3 x 12.7cm (8 x 5in) - Farquhar McGillivray Strachan Knowles, Canadian, 1859-1932

Starting Bid: $150
1111

REV. R.P.D. HICKS

"Untitled: Landscape in Winter", signed middle right and dated "July 25, 1969", watercolour on paper, sight 36.8 x 55.9cm (14 1/2 x 22in); framed to match the following lot; Rev

Starting Bid: $100
1112

REV. R.P.D. HICKS

"Untitled: Landscape in Winter", signed middle right and dated twice "Dec. 31, 1969" and "Jan.

Starting Bid: $100
1113

HOWARD CARR

"Untitled: Landscape View", signed lower left, oil on board, 27.9 x 35.6cm (11 x 14in) - Howard Carr, American, born 1947

Starting Bid: $100
1114

JAMES GORDANEER

Titled verso "Discarded", signed lower right and dated (19)74, watercolour, pen and ink on paper, sight 20.3 x 29.2cm (8 x 11 1/2in); Provenance: Merton Gallery, Toronto label verso; Jame

Starting Bid: $100
1115

JAMES GORDANEER

Titled verso "#12", signed lower right and dated (19)73, watercolour on paper, sight 24.8 x 30.5cm (9 3/4 x 12in); Provenance: Merton Gallery, Toronto label verso; James Gordaneer, Canadi

Starting Bid: $100
1116

TULLY FILMUS

Pen and ink on paper "To Adrianne", signed lower right and dated 1972, paper size 12.1 x 19.7cm (4 3/4 x 7 3/4in) - Yully Filmus, American, 1903-1998; some discolouration on matting

Starting Bid: $100
1117

FRANZ LEITGEB

"Untitled: Portrait of a Tyrolean Man", signed lower right, oil on masonite, 26 x 21cm (10 1/4 x 8 1/4in); Provenance: Toronto private collection - Franz Leitgeb, Austrian, 1911-1997

Starting Bid: $100
1118

FRANZ LEITGEB

"Untitled: Portrait of a Tyrolean Man", signed lower left, oil on masonite, 26 x 21cm (10 1/4 x 8 1/4in); from the same Toronto collection and framed to match the preceding lot; Franz Lei

Starting Bid: $100
1119

FEATHERSTONE ROBSON

Titled verso "Huntley Row, Edinburgh", signed lower right, mixed media (watercolour, gouache and pencil) on paper, sight 44.5 x 31.8cm (17 1/2 x 12 1/2in) - Featherstone Robson, born in H

Starting Bid: $100
1120

STEVE TYLER

Titled on frame "Conversing Villagers", signed lower right, large scale oil on canvas housed in very costly modern frame, canvas size 91.4cm x 1.22m (36 x 48in); frame outer dimensions 1.

Starting Bid: $300
1121

MARIA ADA GIANNI

Pair of original watercolour and gouache studies on paper, "Untitled: Street Scenes with Figures", both signed, housed in matching frames, sight for each 31.8 x 12cm (12 1/2 x 4 3/4in) -

Starting Bid: $100
1122

HERMINE GARTNER

"Untitled: Portrait of a Tyrolean Man with Stein", signed lower left (under frame) and verso, oil on panel, 21 x 15.9cm (8 1/4 x 6 1/4in) - Hermine Gartner, Austrian, 1846-1905

Starting Bid: $100
1123

HENRY H. PARKER

Titled on frame "Midgham on the Kennet, Berks", signed lower right, watercolour on paper, sight 36.2 x 54cm (14 1/4 x 21 1/4in); "England" watermark upper right; housed in costl

Starting Bid: $100
1124

JOSH SILBURT

Titled verso "Forest Grandeur.

Starting Bid: $300
1125

JACK HUMPHREY

"Untitled: Landscape Study with Stream", pencil signed lower right, mixed media (pastel, pen and ink) on paper laid down on board, 20.3 x 25.4cm (8 x 10in) - Jack Weldon Humphrey, Canadian, 1901-19

Starting Bid: $200
1126

ROBERT FORD MCINNIS

Titled verso "Jim's Chick", signed lower middle, dated "24, Jan (19)75" verso, oil on panel, 25.4 x 20.3cm (10 x 8in); Provenance: sold at Ritchies, Toronto, 1988, present Ontario collection; Rober

Starting Bid: $300
1127

GEORGE EDMUND ALLEYN

Titled verso "Abstract, 1961", signed lower left and dated (19)61, mixed media on paper, sight 29.8 x 37.5cm (11 3/4 x 14 3/4in); Note: the artist studied with Jean-Paul Lemieux and Jean

Starting Bid: $100
1128

PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD

"Untitled: Rural Landscape", signed lower left, watercolour on paper, sight 20.3 x 25.4cm (8 x 10in); Peter Clapham Sheppard, Canadian, 1882-1965

Starting Bid: $100
1129

JACK CHAMBERS

Found in original unopened box, "Jack Chambers" 1978 hardcover book, edited and published by Nancy Poole, Poole Studios, containing a pencil signed colour photolithograph dated (19)77 in the origin

Starting Bid: $100
1130

FLORENCE HELENA MCGILLIVRAY

"Portrait of Rev. N.H. McGillivray", signed with initials "F.H. Mc" lower right and dated 1895, oil on panel 24.1 x 19.7cm (9 1/2 x 7 3/4in); Note: F.H.

Starting Bid: $100
1131

T.H. WILKINSON

"Untitled: River Landscape View", signed lower left, large scale watercolour on paper measuring (sight) 59 x 83.8cm (23 1/4 x 33in); housed in quality period antique frame; Thomas Harriso

Starting Bid: $100
1132

JOHN CONSTABLE (ATTRIBUTED)

Antique oil on panel depicting an English landscape setting with mill in the distance, figures and ducks in the foreground, pencil signature lower left, 23.5 x 24.8cm (9 1/4 x 9 3/4in); Provenance:

Starting Bid: $100
1133

CURT FRANKENSTEIN

Titled "Birdie at the Nineteenth Hole", signed lower right, lithograph in colours editioned 59/100, 38.1 x 57cm (15 x 22 1/2in); Provenance: Waddingtons, Toronto, Lot #1 "Prints and

Starting Bid: $100
1134

WILLIAM STEWART

"Untitled: Venice Scene", signed lower left, watercolour on paper, sight 43.2 x 67.3cm (17 x 26 1/2in) - William Stewart, British, 1823-1906

Starting Bid: $100
1135

HENRY J. KINNAIRD

Titled lower left and on frame "Near Streatley-On-Thames", signed lower right, watercolour on paper, sight 34.3 x 52.1cm (13 1/2 x 20 1/2in) - Henry John Kinnaird, British, 1861-1929

Starting Bid: $100
1136

E.H. MOONEY

"Untitled: Still Life with Flowers, Jade Necklace and Buddha Figurine", signed lower left, oil on canvas, 45.7 x 50.8cm (18 x 20in) - Edward Hartley Mooney, British, 1878-1938

Starting Bid: $100
1137

ERNEST CYRUS "DARBY" MOORE

"Untitled: Coming to Shore", signed upper right, watercolour on paper, sight 32.4 x 47.6cm (12 3/4 x 18 3/4in) - Ernest Cyrus "Darby" Moore, born in Oakville, Ontario, 1885, bec

Starting Bid: $100
1138

JOAN MIRO

"Untitled: Abstract", pencil signed lower right, lithograph print in colours editioned II/XXV (2/25), sight 27.9cm (11in) square; Provenance: private Ontario collection; Joan Miro, Spanis

Starting Bid: $500
1139

PETER ETRIL SNYDER

"Untitled: Red Brick and Stone House", signed lower left, oil on board, 40.6 x 50.8cm (16 x 20in) - Peter Etril Snyder, Canadian, born 1944

Starting Bid: $500
1140

WILLIAM ST. THOMAS SMITH

"Untitled: River Scene with Tugboats", signed lower right, watercolour on paper, sight 27.9 x 43.2cm (11 x 17in); Provenance: Alan Fraser Galleries, Vancouver, B.C.

Starting Bid: $300
1141

19TH CENTURY ITALIAN SCHOOL

Large oil on canvas signed lower left "Cartaino", painted circa 1850; two labels on frame verso for "La Pinacoteca, Marcos Y.

Starting Bid: $100
1142

LIBBY ALTWERGER

"Untitled: Blue Cat", signed lower right and verso, dated (19)59, mixed media (watercolour and gouache) on paper, sight 38.1 x 54cm (15 x 21 1/4in) - Elizabeth Deborah (Libby) Altwerger,

Starting Bid: $100
1143

JOHANN HOLMSTEADT

"Untitled: Norwegian Fjord Landscape", signed lower right, oil on canvas, 36.8 x 58.4cm (14 1/2 x 23in); Provenance: private Toronto collection; found unframed and two small sections of c

Starting Bid: $100
1144

GORDON GEZA MARICH

"Untitled: Horse Race", signed lower right, oil on canvas, 61 x 88.9cm (24 x 35in); Note: Marich is known for his Canadian landscape studies, this work being very atypical for the artist;

Starting Bid: $100
1145

FARQUHAR MCGILLIVRAY KNOWLES

"Untitled: Harbour Scene", signed lower left and dated 1891, oil on canvas, 57.2 x 41.9cm (22 1/2 x 16 1/2in); Provenance: This and the next eight lots from the same prominent Stratford a

Starting Bid: $200
1146

C. PIERONI

19th century oil on canvas, "Untitled: The Sad Farewell", signed lower right, 40.6 x 30.5cm (16 x 12in); canvas appears to have been relined; Provenance: Stratford, Ontario residence

Starting Bid: $100
1147

ANDRE LAPINÉ

Titled "The Assembly of the Peers", signed lower right, oil on board measuring 76.2 x 91.4cm (30 x 36in); old label verso with original price of $500.00; Provenance: Stratford, Ontario residence; A

Starting Bid: $200
1148

20TH CENTURY CANADIAN SCHOOL

"Untitled: Landscape Study", pencil signed indistinctly lower right, watercolour on paper, sight 24.1 x 36.2cm (9 1/2 x 14 1/4in); Provenance: Stratford, Ontario residence

Starting Bid: $100
1149

JOHN HELIER LANDER

"Untitled: Room Interior with Elderly Couple", signed lower left and dated 1900, oil on canvas measuring 71.1 x 91.4cm (28 x 36in); several old repairs verso; Provenance: Stratford, Ontar

Starting Bid: $100
1150

19TH CENTURY OIL ON CANVAS

"Untitled: Landscape Scene with Three Boys Catching Minnows", unsigned, Dutch school oil on canvas, 38.1 x 50.8cm (15 x 20in); Provenance: Stratford, Ontario residence

Starting Bid: $100
1151

K.M. OSADA

Antique oil on canvas with indistinct signature lower left, appearing to date (19)19, measuring 90.2cm x 1.12m (35 1/2 x 44in); Provenance: Stratford, Ontario residence

Starting Bid: $100
1152

LARGE BRITISH SCHOOL OIL

"Untitled: Vast Landscape", very faint signature lower left (last name is possibly "Henshall"), 19th century oil on canvas measuring 82.6cm x 1.43m (32 1/2 x 56 1/4in); frame outer dimensions 1.12

Starting Bid: $100
1153

A.E. PHILLIPS

Titled on label verso "On the River Orwell, Suffolk", signed lower left, British school oil on canvas, 50.8 x 76.2cm (20 x 30in); two old repairs to canvas; Provenance: Stratford, Ontario

Starting Bid: $100
1154

ALBERT A. MACDONALD

Titled verso "Northern Sketch", signed with initials lower right, oil on board, sight 17.1 x 26cm (6 3/4 x 10 1/4in); Provenance: Garfield Galleries, Toronto; Albert Angus MacDonald, Cana

Starting Bid: $100
1155

KIM MOODIE

"Untitled: Space Man", Indian ink drawing on paper circa 1999, 27.9 x 22.9cm (11 x 9in); Provenance: Strand Fine Art and current private London collection (same as the following lot); Kim

Starting Bid: $100
1156

KIM MOODIE

"Untitled: Surrealist Vision", oil on paper circa 1998, 30.5 x 40.6cm (12 x 16in); Provenance: Strand Fine Art and current private London collection (same as the preceding lot); Kim Moodi

Starting Bid: $100
1157

JOSEPH DRAPELL

Titled verso "Golclif", signed verso and dated 1971-72, acrylic on canvas, 77.5cm x 1.13m (30 1/2 x 44 1/2in); Provenance: Waddingtons, Toronto and present private London collection - Joseph Drapel

Starting Bid: $500
1158

JOHN BRETT

Titled "Plymouth Breakwater", signed lower left and dated 1884, oil on canvas, 38.7 x 76.2cm (15 1/4 x 30in); Provenance: This and the next three lots from a prominent London, Ontario col

Starting Bid: $500
1159

E.S. JOHN BURTON

"Untitled: Landscape View", signed lower left and on label verso, oil on canvas, 55.9 x 76.8cm (22 x 30 1/4in); canvas in need of professional cleaning; Ernest St.

Starting Bid: $100
1160

TONY URQUHART

"Untitled: Landscape View in Autumn", signed right middle and dated 1963, oil on masonite, 81.3cm (32in) square; sight with matting 76.2cm (30in) diameter; Anthony (Tony) Morse Urquhart,

Starting Bid: $100
1161

J.M.W. TURNER (ATTRIBUTED)

19th century watercolour on paper after "Childe Harold's Pilgrimage", bears signature lower right, sight 39.4 x 53.3cm (15 1/2 x 21in); some discolouration and foxing on paper; Provenance: from the

Starting Bid: $100
1162

20TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SCHOOL

"Untitled: Landscape with Yellow Church", signed indistinctly lower left and dated (19)72, oil on board, sight 48.9 x 69.2cm (19 1/4 x 27 1/4in) - professionally framed and matted in 2006

Starting Bid: $100
1163

JOHN JOY

Titled verso "Unionville", signed lower left and dated (19)70, watercolour on paper, sight 41.3 x 57.2cm (16 1/4 x 22 1/2in); Provenance: from the same London collection and framed to mat

Starting Bid: $100
1164

JOHN JOY

Titled verso "Near Sault Ste.

Starting Bid: $100
1165

FILIPPO INDONI

Untitled depicting two labourers harvesting wheat and another drinking from a jug with aqueduct ruins in the background, signed lower left, large scale watercolour measuring 73.7 x 53.3cm (29 x 21i

Starting Bid: $600
1166

GEORGES DEDOYARD

"Untitled: Quebec Street Scene in Winter", signed verso and dated April, 2001, oil on canvas, 30.5 x 40.6cm (12 x 16in) - Georges Dedoyard, Canadian, born 1932, biography verso

Starting Bid: $100
1167

HENRI MASSON

Titled verso "St. Octave, Quebec", signed lower right, oil on canvas, 25.4 x 30.5cm (10 x 12in); artist biography verso; Henri Léopold Masson, Canadian, 1907-1996

Starting Bid: $800
1168

JOHN ROGERS SCULPTURE

Titled "Why Don't You Speak For Yourself, John?", sculpted from a scene in the famous poem "The Courtship of Miles Standish" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, depicting pilgrims John Alden and Priscil

Starting Bid: $100
1169

JAMES KIERSTEAD

"Untitled: Landscape with Cabin", signed lower left, large scale oil on masonite measuring 50.8cm x 1.02m (20 x 40in); Provenance: Purchased at Parkview Art Gallery, Niagara Falls in 1972 for $498.

Starting Bid: $400
1170

DAVID COX SR.

"Untitled: Windy Day", signed lower right and dated (18)54, watercolour on paper, 19.1 x 24.1cm (7 1/2 x 9 1/2in); Provenance: Waddingtons, Toronto, "Old Masters" auction, lot n

Starting Bid: $300
1171

ANDREW PLUM

Titled verso "The Light That Pours", signed lower left, signed verso and dated "Feb.

Starting Bid: $100
1172

20TH CENTURY CUBIST SCHOOL

"Untitled", signed indistinctly upper right, oil on canvas, 61 x 91.4cm (24 x 36in); date and artist unknown, appears to be mid-20th century or earlier; canvas showing craquelure

Starting Bid: $100
1173

ROSLYN SWARTZMAN

Titled in pencil "Ancient Dwellings I" and pencil signed lower right, etching in colours editioned 25/30, 74.9 x 56.5cm (29 1/2 x 22 1/4in); Provenance: Gallery Pascal, Toronto; Roslyn Sw

Starting Bid: $100
1174

ELIZABETH MCGILLIVRAY KNOWLES

"Untitled: Garden View", signed lower right, oil on board, 14.6 x 20.3cm (5 3/4 x 8in); Provenance: Private Stratford, Ontario collection and handwritten note verso from Lila Knowles; Eli

Starting Bid: $100
1175

ELIZABETH MCGILLIVRAY KNOWLES

"Untitled: Garden View", signed lower right, oil on board, 19.1 x 15.2cm (7 1/2 x 6in); Provenance: Private Stratford, Ontario collection (same as the preceding lot and framed to match) a

Starting Bid: $100
1176

GEOFFREY ROCK

Titled verso "Sow Thistle", signed lower right, signed and dated 1970 verso, oil on masonite, 61 x 45.7cm (24 x 18in) - Geoffrey Allan Rock, Canadian, 1923-2000

Starting Bid: $100
1177

SYLVAIN VOYER

"Untitled: Rural Landscape", signed verso, oil on board, sight 11.4 x 16.5cm (4 1/2 x 6 1/2in) - Sylvain Voyer, Canadian, born 1939

Starting Bid: $100
1178

ANTIQUE DUTCH SCHOOL

"Untitled: Portrait of an Elderly Woman", no signature evident, oil on panel glued down on panel, 48.3 x 36.8cm (19 x 14 1/2in); Provenance: From a London, Ontario collection, the consign

Starting Bid: $100
1179

GUIDO ODIERNA

"Untitled: Sailboats at Sunset", signed lower left, large scale oil on canvas measuring 58.4 x 1.19m (23 x 47in); Provenance: from a private London, Ontario collection; Guido Odierna, Ita

Starting Bid: $200
1180

KARL E. WOOD

Titled verso "Stoney Reserve, Alberta", signed lower right, oil on board, 30.5 x 40.6cm (12 x 16in); artist label verso; Karl E. Wood, Canadian, 1944-1990

Starting Bid: $100
1181

JAMES ULRIC WALMSLEY

"Untitled: Forest Interior with Stream", signed lower left, watercolour on paper, sight 24.8 x 35cm (9 3/4 x 13 3/4in) - James Ulric Walmsley, British, 1860-1954

Starting Bid: $100
1182

T.H. WILKINSON

"Untitled: Landscape at Sunset", signed lower right, watercolour on paper, sight 21.6 x 39.4cm (8 1/2 x 15 1/2in) - Thomas Harrison (T.H.) Wilkinson, Canadian, 1847-1929

Starting Bid: $100