Canadian Fine Art and Inuit Art Auctions

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KENT MONKMAN
STUDY FOR THE ACADEMY
Estimate $40,000-$50,000

Waddington’s Auctioneers
Canadian Fine Art and Inuit Art Auctions

Canadian Fine Art Auction: Monday, November 18 at 7:00 pm
Inuit Art Auction: Tuesday, November 19 at 7:00 pm

Public Preview:
Friday, November 15, 2:00 to 4:00 pm
Saturday, November 16, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sunday, November 17, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Monday, November 18, 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
Auctions and previews are held at Waddington’s, 275 King Street East, Toronto, Ontario M5A 1K2

Waddington’s launches its Fall 2019 Auction Season with Canadian Fine Art on November 18 and Inuit Art on November 19, in Toronto.

Canadian Fine Art Auction

Waddington’s is pleased to present this expertly curated and eclectic collection of over 138 works of Canadian art in our November 18 auction.

The range of the auction is exemplified by: an evocative work by Kent Monkman, Study for the Academy; a powerful portrait by Robert Harris of Pîhtokahanapiwiyin, known as Chief Poundmaker; and two extraordinary works on canvas by internationally renowned Jean Paul Riopelle, Trompette and Sans Titre.

Also selected specifically for this auction are notable Group of Seven works by A.Y. Jackson, Arthur Lismer, A.J. Casson and Lawren Harris, as well as works by contemporary and modernist artists Edward Burtynsky, Mike Bayne, David Blackwood, Gershon Iskowitz, Maud Lewis, Kazuo Nakamura, William Perehudoff, and Christopher Pratt.

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JESSIE OONARK
UNTITLED, DOUBLE-SIDED WALLHANGING
Estimate: $40,000-$60,000

Inuit Art Auction

Waddington’s Inuit Art Auction on Tuesday, November 19 marks our 41st year of offering this uniquely Canadian art form to passionate collectors.

This diverse auction includes a cross section of graphic works, sculpture and textiles, from across the regions, and generations.

For example, powerful pieces created during the classic 1950’s period are represented by works by Moses Pov, Akeeaktashuk, and Sheokjuk Oqutaq, and others. More contemporary works include pieces by artists Judas Ullulaq, Osuitok Ipeelee and Pauta Saila, and significant works by Baker Lake artists include Jessie Oonark’s richly detailed, untitled, double-sided wallhanging; and Luke Iksiktaaryuk’s expressive sculpture, Shaman Prepares to Fly.

View the Galleries and Register to Bid: https://www.waddingtons.ca/auctions/

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About Waddington’s
Waddington’s is Canada’s most diversified provider of auction and appraisal services, conducting live and online auctions of Asian, Canadian, Inuit and First Nations, International and Contemporary Art, as well as Decorative Arts, Fine Jewellery and Fine Wine & Spirits.

For more information:
Tess McLean
Tel: 416.504.9100
Email: tm@waddingtons.ca
http://waddingtons.ca
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