ONLINE AUCTION | May. 19 12:00pm - May. 29 12:00pm

SPRING 2023 FINE ART AUCTION

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount on buyer's premium for payments by cash, debit, bank draft or certified cheque - there is no discount for payments by Visa, MasterCard or e-Transfer)

This sale features a variety of important works from the estate of Claire Kingsmill, the estate of Sian Scott and other prominent estates & collections. Highlights include an original watercolour on paper by American abstract expressionist painter Paul Jenkins, a complete set of six mixed media prints (Bedized Pudding Suite) by Karel Appel, large etching/aquatint by British abstract artist Howard Hodgkin and two rare works by Quebec artist Louis Belzile; also included is a woodblock in colours by renowned Canadian artist Walter J. Phillips, woven tapestries by London artist Sasha McInnes, and paintings by Tom Stone, Henry Henshall, William St. Thomas Smith, Molly Lamb Bobak, James John Hill, Dick Ferrier, Alfred Fontville de Breanski Jr. and Donald Bescoe.

Gardner Galleries are still accepting quality consignments for this important offering. If you are considering selling, whether a single work or an entire collection, please contact James Gardner at  info@gardart.com or telephone 519-439-3333. This page will be updated with new consignments regularly until the deadline of Friday, April 28th.

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4401

WALTER JOSEPH PHILLIPS

Titled "Eckington Bridge" and pencil signed to the margin, signed with monogram in the plate lower right, woodcut print in colours, image size 15.2 x 20.3cm (6 x 8in); Provenance: private collectio

Starting Bid: $500
4402

JONATHAN FORREST

Titled verso "Pepper", signed verso and dated 2005, acrylic on canvas, 81.3 x 61cm (32 x 24in) - Jonathan Forrest, Scottish/Canadian, born 1962, a prominent abstract painter who spends hi

Starting Bid: $500
4403

EDDY KOSEBA

"Untitled: Northern Landscape", signed with initials lower right, oil on panel, 30.5 x 40.6cm (12 x 16in) - Eddy Koseba, a 20th century Canadian artist who studied at the Ontario College of Art fro

Starting Bid: $100
4404

CLARK MCDOUGALL

Titled "Buffalo News Stand", pencil signed and dated (19)78 to the margin, artist proof screenprint in colours, image size 45.7 x 61cm (18 x 24in) - Clark McDougall, Canadian, 1921-1980

Starting Bid: $300
4405

ARTHUR HORSFALL

"Untitled: Quarry Landscape", signed lower right, oil on masonite, 50.8 x 71.1cm (20 x 28in); Provenance: Cowley Abbott, Toronto; present private collection, Cambridge; Arthur Horsfall, C

Starting Bid: $300
4406

HERB ARISS

"Untitled: Football Match", signed and dated (19)59 lower right, watercolour on paper, sight 41.9 x 62.2cm (16 1/2 x 24 1/2in) - Herbert (Herb) Joshua Ariss, Canadian, born 1918

Starting Bid: $200
4407

WILLIAM QUIGLEY KIDSTON

"Untitled: Rooftops", signed verso, mixed media on masonite, 61 x 76.2cm (24 x 30in); inscribed verso this work was painted in Hamilton, January 5th and 6th, 1970; also instructions regar

Starting Bid: $100
4408

SYDNEY BERNE

"Untitled: Montreal Street Scene on a Rainy Day", signed lower left, watercolour on paper, 30.5 x 40.6cm (12 x 16in) - Sydney Berne, Canadian, 1921-2013

Starting Bid: $100
4409

TOM STONE

"Untitled: River Scene in Autumn", signed lower left, oil on board, 30.5 x 40.6cm (12 x 16in); professionally framed and matted at Brownstone Framing, Guelph; Thomas (Tom) Albert Stone, C

Starting Bid: $300
4410

ALEXANDER M. FLEMING

"Untitled: Rocky Coastline", signed lower left, oil on canvas, 40.6 x 55.9cm (16 x 22in) - Alexander M. Fleming, Canadian, 1878-1929

Starting Bid: $300
4411

RON BOLT

Titled "Summer Games #2, The St.

Starting Bid: $100
4412

PAUL DUFF

"Untitled: Still Life Study", signed lower left, acrylic on board, 61 x 50.8cm (24 x 20in) - Paul Duff, Canadian, born 1928

Starting Bid: $100
4413

HENRY HENSHALL

Titled "The Accident", signed lower right, watercolour on paper, sight 35.6 x 25.4cm (14 x 10in); Provenance: Sian Scott estate (Scotts Clothiers), London; John Henry Henshall, British, 1

Starting Bid: $100
4414

HENRY HENSHALL

Titled "In Disgrace", signed lower right, watercolour on paper, sight 34.3 x 24.1cm (13 1/2 x 9 1/2in); Provenance: from the same estate as the previous lot; John Henry Henshall, British,

Starting Bid: $100
4415

NEIL HULLEY

Titled verso "The Three Sisters", signed lower right, acrylic on canvas board, 22.9 x 25.4cm (9 x 10in); artist studio label verso; Neil Hulley, Canadian, 1939-2004

Starting Bid: $100
4416

LUIS TOLEDO

Titled verso "Sullivan Park", signed lower left, mixed media on masonite, 39.4 x 29.8cm (15 1/2 x 11 3/4in); Provenance: Claire Kingsmill estate, London; J. Luis Toledo, 1929-2007

Starting Bid: $100
4417

DONALD BESCOE

Titled verso "Corner Store, Cambridge, Ont.", signed lower left, oil on masonite, 40.6 x 50.8cm (16 x 20in); Provenance: Claire Kingsmill estate, London; Donald Bescoe, Canadian, born 194

Starting Bid: $500
4418

JOHN BURR

Titled to the frame "News From Her Husband", signed lower left, oil on canvas, 61 x 50.8cm (24 x 20in); two old repairs to canvas; Provenance: Sian Scott estate, London; John Burr, Scotti

Starting Bid: $300
4419

GUIDO ODIERNA

"Untitled: Seascape View at Capri", signed lower left, oil on canvas, 61 x 91.4cm (24 x 36in) - Guido Odierna, Italian, 1913-1991; this is a large scale and major work by the artist

Starting Bid: $200
4420

HERMANUS KOEKKOEK THE YOUNGER

Titled to the frame "The Hague", signed lower right "L.

Starting Bid: $100
4421

W. HORNSBY WRIGHT

"Untitled: Landscape in Autumn", signed lower right, gouache on board, 38.1 x 50.8cm (15 x 20in) - W. Hornsby Wright, 20th century Canadian landscape artist

Starting Bid: $100
4422

GEORGE BRUENECH

"Untitled: Northern River Scene in Autumn", signed lower left, watercolour on paper, sight 24.1 x 35.6cm (9 1/2 x 14in) - George Robert Bruenech, Canadian, 1851-1916

Starting Bid: $100
4423

YORK WILSON

Titled "Cleopatra", signed and dated (19)69 lower left, mixed media including acrylic and collage, image size 19.1 x 14cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/2in); housed inside a 47 x 39.4cm (18 1/2 x 15 1/2in) frame; P

Starting Bid: $200
4424

J. VAN NOSTRAND

"Untitled: Nude Study", signed to canvas and stretcher verso, also inscribed "411" verso, large scale oil on canvas measuring 91.4 x 61cm (36 x 24in); attributed to the first ha

Starting Bid: $100
4425

EDWARD GLEN

Titled verso "Medway Creek in October", signed lower right, oil on board, 25.4 x 35.6cm (10 x 14in); Provenance: Sian Scott estate, London; Edward Randolph Glen, Canadian, Canadian, 1887-

Starting Bid: $100
4426

VICTOR VASARELY

Titled "Vega Pal V", pencil signed to the margin lower right, serigraph print in colours editioned 161/267, image size 57.8cm (22 3/4in) square; please note some water staining, which does not affe

Starting Bid: $100
4427

PAUL JENKINS

Large scale watercolour on paper, "Untitled: Abstract", signed lower left, sheet size 78.7cm x 1.10m (31 x 43 1/4in); professionally framed and matted, frame outer dimensions 1.09 x 1.40m

Starting Bid: $1000
4428

PAUL JENKINS

"Untitled: Abstract", pencil signed and dated 1981, lithograph in colours editioned 54/70, sheet size 95.9 x 74.3cm (37 3/4 x 29 1/4in); published by Editions Canada; professionally frame

Starting Bid: $100
4429

PAUL JENKINS

"Untitled: Abstract", pencil signed and dated 1981, lithograph in colours editioned 58/150, sheet size 74.3 x 96.5cm (29 1/4 x 38in); published by Editions Canada; professionally framed a

Starting Bid: $100
4430

PAUL JENKINS

Three untiled abstracts, each pencil signed and dated 1981, limited edition lithographs in colours, sheet size for each 96.5 x 74.3cm (38 x 29 1/4in); published by Editions Canada; please note thes

Starting Bid: $100
4431

KAREL APPEL BEDIZED PUDDING SUITE

The complete set of six mixed media prints with embossing in colours, on Arches paper, each pencil signed and dated (19)79 (one has been signed and dated twice), published by Editions Canada, Londo

Starting Bid: $1000
4432

MOLLY LAMB BOBAK

"Untitled: Vast Northern Landscape", signed lower right, mixed media including watercolour and charcoal on paper, sight 45.7 x 61cm (18 x 24in); Provenance: Thielsen Galleries Inc., London; Molly L

Starting Bid: $500
4433

RUDOLF BIKKERS

Pair of mixed media prints on paper, each editioned 1/1, titled to the margins "Icon XLII" and "Icon LXXXI", both pencil signed and dated, image sizes for each 20.3cm (8in) square; housed in matchi

Starting Bid: $100
4434

PIERRE BORDENAVE

"Untitled: Harbour Scene", signed lower right, oil on canvas, 83.8cm x 1.07m (33 x 42in); canvas showing craquelure throughout; Pierre Bordenave, French, 1900-1969; this is a fine example of the ar

Starting Bid: $300
4435

HOWARD HODGKIN

Titled "Venice: Night", one of the four views that the artist made in his Venetian Views series, signed with initials "H.H." lower left middle and dated 1995, editioned 9/30, lift-ground etching an

Starting Bid: $1000
4436

PUDLO PUDLAT

Titled "Bird of Early Dawn", pencil signed lower right and inscribed "Dorset 1985", lithograph in colours editioned 41/50, sight 49.5 x 69.9cm (19 1/2 x 27 1/2in) - Pudlo Pudlat

Starting Bid: $100
4437

KLAAS VERBOOM

"Untitled: Rolling Landscape on a Winter's Day", signed and dated (19)85, acrylic on card, image size 17.1 x 51.4cm (6 3/4 x 20 1/4in) - Klaas Verboom, Canadian, 1948-2006

Starting Bid: $100
4438

J.P. MORSE

Titled lower left "Mower", pencil signed and dated (19)84 to the margin lower right, mixed media on paper including watercolour and pastel, image size approximately 45.7 x 30.5cm (18 x 12in); this

Starting Bid: $100
4439

SALVADOR DALI

Titled "The Three Graces", pencil signed lower right, lithograph and intaglio in colours editioned 6/90, dated 1975 verso, sheet size 58.4 x 78.7cm (23 x 31in); please note water staining to mattin

Starting Bid: $100
4440

WILLIAM ST. THOMAS SMITH

Titled "Lac Befrost, Nova Scotia", signed lower left, watercolour on paper, sight 24.1 x 34.3cm (9 1/2 x 13 1/2in); Provenance: collection of S.E.

Starting Bid: $300
4441

PETER ROBSON

Titled "In Sunlight and Shadow", signed lower right, watercolour on paper, 56 x 76.2cm (22 x 30in); Certificate of Authenticity and artist's biography verso; Peter Robson, Canadian, 1940-2014

Starting Bid: $100
4442

SASHA MCINNES

Large multi-coloured woven tapestry, titled "Dancing Dancing, Smiling Smiling", produced in 1986, 2.1 x 2.05m (83 x 81in); sewed in the tapestry reads "And how did you find out the truth?

Starting Bid: $100
4443

SASHA MCINNES

Large multi-coloured woven tapestry, signed verso "Sasha Hayman", dated 1977 and inscribed "London", 97.8cm x 1.7m (38 1/2 x 66 1/2in); affixed to a teak wood beam for display purposes; Provenance:

Starting Bid: $100
4444

MARCELIN CARDINAL

Titled verso "Okako II", signed lower middle and verso, oil on canvas, 68.6 x 90.8cm (27 x 35 3/4in); Provenance: private collection, London; Marcelin (Marcel) Cardinal, Canadian, 1920-2019; in 194

Starting Bid: $500
4445

JAMES JOHN HILL

Titled to the frame "A River Landscape", signed and dated 1880 lower right, also inscribed on stretcher verso "For Birmingham" and dated "August 5th, 1880", oil on canvas, 76.2cm x 1.07m (30 x 42in

Starting Bid: $500
4446

ZORA BUCHANAN

Titled verso "More Postcards from Paris", signed lower right, oil on canvas, 40.6 x 50.8cm (16 x 20in); artist's studio label verso; Zora Buchanan, born in Scotland and immigrated to Canada in 1954

Starting Bid: $100
4447

DICK FERRIER

Titled verso "Conroy Marsh, Madawaska", signed lower left, oil on board, 40.6 x 50.8cm (16 x 20in); artist's studio label verso with inventory number H-42; Dick Ferrier, Canadian, 1929-2001

Starting Bid: $300
4448

19TH CENTURY BRITISH GENRE PAINTING

"Untitled: Problem in the Garden", no signature evident, oil on canvas, 33 x 25.4cm (13 x 10in); in expert opinion, this work is painted in the manner of Charles Spencelayh (1865-1958), an English

Starting Bid: $200
4449

KENOJUAK ASHEVAK

Titled "Bird People", signed to the margin in syllabics and dated 1963, stencil engraving editioned 37/50, image size 9 3/4 x 11 3/4in; frame outer dimensions 47.6 x 50.8cm (18 3/4 x 20in); Kenojua

Starting Bid: $100
4450

LUDWIG GSCHOSSMANN

"Untitled: Lavish Ballroom Scene", signed lower left, oil on canvas, 76.2 x 61cm (30 x 24in); copyright stamp and inventory number "A2986" to canvas verso; Ludwig Gschossmann, German, 1894-1988

Starting Bid: $500
4451

ANDREW PLUM

Titled verso "Midday Shibuya Shopping", signed lower left and verso, acrylic on canvas, 1.02m x 76.2cm (40 x 30in) - Andrew Plum, British/Canadian, born 1965; this is a large scale and ma

Starting Bid: $300
4452

ALFRED FONTVILLE DE BREANSKI JR.

Titled verso "The Conway at Betws-y-Coed, N.

Starting Bid: $1000
4453

LOUIS BELZILE

"Untitled: Abstract", signed and dated (19)66 lower left, oil on canvas, 50.2 x 61cm (19 3/4 x 24in); Provenance: a gift from the artist to Professor Theophile (Phil) Joseph Casaubon, former direct

Starting Bid: $3000
4454

LOUIS BELZILE

Titled to the frame "Souvenir de Trois-Pistoles (Memory of Trois-Pistoles)", signed lower left, oil on masonite, 61 x 76.2cm (24 x 30in); Provenance: collection of Professor Theophile (Ph

Starting Bid: $2000
4455

SIR DAVID MURRAY

"Untitled: Tree Felling", signed lower right and dated (18)99, important oil on canvas measuring 61 x 91.4cm (24 x 36in); Provenance: The Cooling Galleries, London label verso; Sir David

Starting Bid: $500
4456

FLOYD KUPTANA

"Untitled: Two Headed Wolf Dancer", signed lower left, acrylic on canvas, 50.8 x 40.6cm (20 x 16in); Provenance: present Toronto collection, acquired directly from the artist; Floyd Kupta

Starting Bid: $200
4457

EARLY FRENCH PORTRAIT OIL

Painted after "A Girl with a Dead Canary, 1765" by Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805), oil on canvas, 54.6 x 46.4cm (21 1/2 x 18 1/4in); Note: no signature is evident, please note l

Starting Bid: $200
4458

KANANGINAK POOTOOGOOK

Titled "Sealskin Boat", pencil signed with syllabics and dated 1963 to the margin, etching editioned 13/50, image size 22.2 x 29.8cm (8 3/4 x 11 3/4); Provenance: Fleet Gallery label vers

Starting Bid: $100
4459

BRUCE HEGGTVEIT

"Untitled: Black Lake, Gatineau", signed lower right, oil on masonite, 40.6 x 50.8cm (16 x 20in) - Bruce Heggtveit, Canadian, 1917-2004; born in Maidstone, Saskatchewan into an artistic f

Starting Bid: $100
4460

JEAN-CHARLES CAZIN

"Untitled: Moonlit Landscape", signed lower left, oil on canvas, 61 x 81.3cm (24 x 32in) - Jean-Charles Cazin, 1849-1901; a prominent French landscape artist, he was the son of well-known

Starting Bid: $1000
4461

MARY CELESTINO

Titled verso "Camp at Anjigami", signed lower left and dated (19)70, oil on amsonite, 76.2 x 91.4cm (30 x 36in); Provenance: Art Gallery of Windsor (The Coach House Collection, Willistead

Starting Bid: $100
4462

17TH CENTURY DUTCH PAINTING

Early oil on canvas linen depicting four people in period attire treating a sick cat, the canvas measures approximately 24.8 x 33cm (9 3/4 x 13in); unframed; Provenance: private collection, London;

Starting Bid: $300