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Old Masters


COMING SOON

Please note we are unable to hold a public preview, but are pleased to provide additional photographs, conditions reports, etc., as required. Please contact Susan Robertson for more information.

Follower of François Boucher (1703 – 1770), French

YOUNG GIRLS DANCING IN A COURTYARD
OIL ON CANVAS
13 x 9.75 in — 33 x 24.8 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

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American & Modern Art


FEBRUARY 22—27

CHARLES WHITE (1918-1979), AMERICAN
MAN WEARING A HAT, 1947

PRICE REALISED: $114,000

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International Art


NOVEMBER 23—28, 2019

Daniel Ridgway Knight (1839–1924), American
JEUNE FILLE METTANT CARACO

PRICE REALISED: $30,000

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International Modern & Contemporary Art


NOVEMBER 23—28, 2019

Mary Martin (1907-1969), British
PERSPEX GROUP ON ORANGE, 1967

PRICE REALISED: $22,800

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International Modern & Contemporary Art


NOVEMBER 23—28, 2019

Ladislav Guderna (1921-1999), Slovakian/Canadian
DIEVČA OLEY, 1969

PRICE REALISED: $16,800

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International Art


June 8—13

BARBARA HEPWORTH
INVOLUTE, 1968 [BH 470] (DERIVED FROM THE STONE ‘INVOLUTE I’, 1946 [BH 135])

PRICE REALISED: $252,000

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International Art

Waddington’s International Art department presents a rich diversity of original artworks from the Old Masters to the 21st century from around the world. We are the leading Canadian auction house showcasing International art from collections in Canada and an ever-increasing number of works of art from collections outside of Canada. The combination of our expertise and our global network ensures the highest standards of authentication and research. Rare and important paintings, drawings, sculptures, fine prints and photographs are offered in themed auctions such as American, British, Continental, Modern and Old Masters.  

Notable Sales

Charles White (1918-1979), American

Charles White (1918-1979), American

MAN WEARING A HAT, 1947


February 27, 2020

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $114,000

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669), Dutch

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669), Dutch

STUDIES OF THE HEAD OF SASKIA AND OTHERS, 1636 [BARTSCH, 365; HOLL., 365; H. 145; NEW HOLSTEIN, 157]


October 31, 2019

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $9,000

Carlo Grubacs (1801-Circa 1878), Italian

Carlo Grubacs (1801-Circa 1878), Italian

SANTA MARIA DELLA SALUTE; BACKWATER WITH GONDALIERS, VENICE


November 28, 2019

Estimate $5,000-$8,000

Realised: $16,800

Mary Martin (1907-1969), British

Mary Martin (1907-1969), British

PERSPEX GROUP ON ORANGE, 1967


November 28, 2019

Estimate $8,000-$12,000

Realised: $22,800

Jan (Johan) Hendrik Weissenbruch (1824-1903), Dutch

Jan (Johan) Hendrik Weissenbruch (1824-1903), Dutch

FIGURES BY THE CANAL, 1894


June 13, 2019

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $26,400

Théodore Jacques Ralli (1852–1909), Greek

Théodore Jacques Ralli (1852–1909), Greek

PRETTY WEAVER GIRL RESTING ON A STONE WALL


June 13, 2019

Estimate $15,000-$25,000

Realised: $48,000

Barbara Hepworth (1903–1975), British

Barbara Hepworth (1903–1975), British

INVOLUTE, 1968 [BH 470] (DERIVED FROM THE STONE ‘INVOLUTE I', 1946 [BH 135])


June 13, 2019

Estimate $80,000-$120,000

Realised: $252,000

John Hoyland

John Hoyland


December 07, 2017

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $52,800

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Upcoming Auctions and Events

Online Auction Starts in 23 Days

Old Masters

June 20 - 25, 2020

From adoring saints to stately portraits, this auction highlights works from European schools and their followers from the 15th to the 19th centuries. Featuring Italian devotionals, Northern European genre scenes, British landscapes, and a collection of studio drawings, this sale offers 400 years of Western art history for established and new collectors alike.

Please note we are unable to hold a public preview, but are pleased to provide additional photographs, conditions reports, etc. Please contact Susan Robertson for more information.

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  • Topographical, artist sketchbooks & historical works of art for a themed online international auction
  • Russian paintings & watercolours for a themed online auction to be included with Russian Decorative Arts

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