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Canadian Art, Culture and History NOV EM BE R 7— 12 , 2 02 0


Canadian Art, Culture and History NOVEMBER 7 — 12 , 2020


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front cover Lot 106 North York Rifles Painted Drum, 19th century

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Lot 10 Presentation Scale Model of the Toronto Dominion Centre, 1965

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1 GEORGE III ENGRAVED COPPER DOG COLLAR, C.1800 named to John William Grece, Brixton, Surry [sic] with serrated edge, height 2 in — 5.1 cm, diameter 6 in — 15.2 cm NOTE:

As a result of Grece’s actions during the War of the Second Coalition, George III granted John William Grece, ‘a township of 10,000 on the banks of the Ottawa River in Canada’, which was named Grece’s Point (now Greece’s Point). $200 — 300


2 TWO EASTERN WOODLANDS IROQUOIS BEAD WORK GLENGARRY CAPS, MID 19TH CENTURY each with floral design worked on brown felt, longest diameter 11 in — 27.9 cm $300 — 400

3 LARGE EASTERN WOODLANDS BURL BOWL, EARLY 19TH CENTURY probably ash, of irregular form with traces of red pigmentation, 8 x 25.5 x 21.25 in — 20.3 x 64.8 x 54 cm PROVENANCE:

Estates of Edie and Eddie Creed, King City, Ontario $2,000 — 3,000


4 TORONTO STONEWARE JUG, MID 19TH CENTURY W. H. LAKE, DEALER IN HARDWARE & CROCKERY, 608 QUEEN ST. WEST, TORONTO with impressed label highlighted in cobalt blue, height 10 in — 25.4 cm $200 — 300

5 QUEBEC HORSE FORM TOBACCO CUTTER, 19TH CENTURY the wrought iron figure on apple form cutting board, length 17.25 in — 43.8 cm $200 — 300


6 PRESENTATION WALKING STICK TO ANGUS ALEXANDER MCLEAN (1854-1943), 1917 the named and dated ornate gold filled pistol grip on a rosewood shank, height 32.75 in — 83.2 cm $100 — 150

8 JACQUES PLANTE WORN PRACTICE GOALIE MASK, C.1970 painted fibreglass, elasticized ribbon and nylon, height 11.25 in — 28.6 cm PROVENANCE:

Estate of Richard LaPrairie, Toronto This mask, worn by Jacque Plante during practices, was presented to LaPrairie by his long time friend Clarence Campbell during a visit to Maple Leaf Gardens, circa 1971. $500 — 700


9 SIX LETTERS RELATING TO NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE AND BRISTON FILMS AND FILMING RIGHTS, 1956-1967 comprising one on NHL letterhead concerning the rights to film the playoffs signed by Clarence Campbell, (1956) two on Maple Leaf Gardens letterhead, signed by Foster Hewitt and George Imlach, respectively (1959), two on Club de Hockey Canadien Inc. (Montreal Canadiens) letterhead signed by Frank J. Selke (1956 and 1959, respectively) and one on signed by Gordon (Gordie) Howe on personal letterhead (1967), largest 11 x 8.5 in — 27.9 x 21.6 cm $500 — 700

10 PRESENTATION SCALE MODEL OF THE TORONTO DOMINION CENTRE, 1965 silver plaque engraved ‘Presented to George Hynes on the occasion of his retirement by the Chairman of the Board of Directors and Officers of The Toronto Dominion Centre, 2nd February, 1964’, signed on the walnut base: ‘Model by: Harvie Thompson and Steve Waring Limited, Toronto, Canada, 14.5 x 10 x 11 in — 36.8 x 25.4 x 27.9 cm $2,000 — 3,000


11 PAUL BEAU (CANADIAN, 1871-1941) SMALL COPPER MOUNTED BRASS JARDINIERE, MONTREAL, EARLY 20TH CENTURY with impressed circular maker’s mark, diameter 6 in — 15.2 cm $200 — 300

12 PAUL BEAU (CANADIAN, 1871-1941) TALL COPPER MOUNTED BRASS CONE VASE, MONTREAL, EARLY 20TH CENTURY with impressed circular maker’s mark to base, height 11.2 in — 28.5 cm $200 — 300


13 PAUL BEAU (CANADIAN, 1871-1941) BRASS TEA TRAY, MONTREAL, EARLY 20TH CENTURY oval with copper riveted handles and impressed circular maker’s mark, width 31.1 in — 79 cm $300 — 400

14 LOUIS-PHILIPPE HÉBERT (1850-1917) AND HENRI HÉBERT (1884-1950) EVANGELINE patinated bronze, signed and dated 1919, height 20.4 in — 51.8 cm PROVENANCE:

Private Collection, Toronto $5,000 — 7,000


15 ALFRED LALIBERTÉ (CANADIAN, 1878-1953) PIOCHEUR patinated bronze, unsigned, height 6 in — 15.2 cm $800 — 1,200 NOTE:

Known as much for his monumental memorial sculptures as his smaller pieces depicting Quebecois life, legends and culture, the sculptor Alfred Laliberté is one of Canada’s most prolific and celebrated artists. After winning first prize for his bust of Sir Wilfrid Laurier at a Provincial Exhibition in Quebec City, Laliberté enrolled in sculpting classes at the Council of Arts and Manufactures in Montreal. In 1902 the institution sponsored his studies at the Ecole des beaux-arts in Paris, where he met and was influenced by the allegorical aesthetic techniques of Auguste Rodin. Laliberté returned to Canada in 1907 to considerable acclaim and his first solo show in Montreal.

16 ALFRED LALIBERTÉ (CANADIAN, 1878-1953) LA PRIÉRE EN FAMILLE patinated bronze group, titled and signed in the mould with foundry mark for Roman Bronze Works Inc., 15 x 16.5 x 10.5 in — 38.1 x 41.9 x 26.7 cm PROVENANCE:

Continental Galleries, Montreal $5,000 — 7,000


17 WILLIAM HODD MCELCHERAN (CANADIAN, 1927-1991) HEAD terra cotta on stepped walnut base, signed and dated ‘75, overall height 12.5 in — 31.8 cm PROVENANCE:

Roberts Gallery, Toronto, 1975 $1,000 — 1,500

18 ELFORD BRADLEY COX (CANADIAN, 1914-2003) STYLIZED HEAD OF A MAN porcelain, signed in the mould E.B. Cox, height 7.75 in — 19.7 cm $300 — 500


19 HAROLD PFEIFFER (CANADIAN, 19081997) HEAD OF A MAN patinated bronze, signed, on marble block base, height 7.25 in — 18.4 cm $200 — 300

20 SIR JOHN A. MACDONALD (1815-1891) AUTOGRAPHED LETTER SIGNED, TO SIR HENRY SMITH, TORONTO, JULY 14TH, 1856 3 pages, written in quill on one folded sheet of laid paper in the author’s hand, each leaf 8.1 x 9.8 in — 20.5 x 25 cm $2,000 — 3,500


21 SIR JOHN A. MACDONALD AUTOGRAPHED LETTER SIGNED TO DOUGLAS BRYMNER, 27TH APRIL, 1888 quill on laid ‘Earnscliffe, Ottawa’ letterhead paper, referencing a ‘confidential memorandum’ and prorogation of parliament, $1,000 — 1,500

22 SIR JOHN A. MACDONALD MEMORIAM CARD AND JET GLASS MOURNING BUTTON, 1891 button with brass loop shank, 3.12 x 4.75 in — 7.9 x 12.1 cm $100 — 150


23 ARCHIVE OF LETTERS FROM SIR WILFRID LAURIER AND LOUIS ST. LAURENT TO ROBERT LAURIER, 1909-1949 comprising six letters (1909-1912) on House of Commons, Prime Minister’s Office and Laurier House letterheads, each signed ‘Uncle’ and a further autographed letter signed by Laurent (1949) together with related ephemera, largest 14.5 x 9.5 in — 36.8 x 24.1 cm $500 — 700

24 LORD DUFFERIN AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED LETTER, 17 JULY, 1883 in quill on folded sheet, 8 x 5 in — 20.3 x 12.7 cm $100 — 150


25 NOTMAN STUDIO, HALIFAX, N.S., CABINET CARD PORTRAIT OF LT. COL. JAMES KNIGHT GOOLD, C.1880 studio stamp, recto, inscribed in quill, 6.5 x 4.6 in — 16.5 x 11.7 cm NOTE:

Goold was Senior Paymaster of the British Army in Canada and second owner of the ‘Tennant Octagon’ house in Mount Pleasant, Ontario. $50 — 100

26 PROVINCE OF CANADA, DISTRICT OF MONTREAL, CHAMBRES DES NOTAIRES DOCUMENT OF APPOINTMENT DATED OCT. 18, 1858 quill on vellum with seal, ribbon and multiple signatures appointing Ulric Giguère to the position of Notary Pulbic for Lower Canada, 11.75 x 17.25 in — 29.8 x 43.8 cm $100 — 150


27 GEORGE IV TOWN OF YORK LAND INDENTURE WITH SEAL, 1821 on vellum, the paper covered wax seal bearing the Royal coat of arms recto, the Great Seal of Upper Canada, verso, diameter 4.4 inches, document 14 x 15 in — 35.6 x 38.1 cm $200 — 300

28 ANCASTER, NIAGARA DISTRICT PARCHMENT INDENTURE, JANUARY 5, 1808 between Michael Showers and Richard Hatt, both of the ‘township of Ancaster in the County of Lincoln in the District of Niagara and Province of Upper Canada’, 16 x 28 in — 40.6 x 71.1 cm $100 — 0,150


29 UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA HONORARY DEGREE TO SIR LYMAN POORE DUFF, PC, GCMG, (1865-1955) MID 20TH CENTURY on vellum, signed and witnessed, with crest and gilt seal, 18.5 x 23.5 in — 47 x 59.7 cm $100 — 150

30 CAPTAIN SIR JOHN ROSS (1777-1856) NARRATIVE OF A SECOND VOYAGE IN SEARCH OF A NORTH-WEST PASSAGE AND OF A RESIDENCE IN THE ARCTIC REGIONS DURING THE YEARS 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832, 1833 AND APPENDIX 2 vols. 4to., first edition, full title with engraved frontispiece, fold out chart, 50 plates (some coloured) with tissue guards, in blue linen boards having spines with applied red titles, published by A.W. Webster, London, 1835, 13 x 10.25 in — 33 x 26 cm $500 — 700


31 ELISHA KENT KANE (AMERICAN, 1820-1857) ARCTIC EXPLORATIONS IN THE YEARS 1853, ‘54, ‘55 2 vols. 8vo., 1st edition, engraved full title pages, two fold out maps, profusely illustrated, with marbled end papers and 1/2 calf boards with ribbed, titled spines, published by Childs and Peterson, Philadelphia, 1856, 9 x 6.2 in — 22.9 x 15.7 cm, impressed marks including facsimile signature and Royal Warrant $200 — 300

32 NARRATIVE OF THE RECENT (2ND) VOYAGE OF CAPTAIN ROSS TO THE ARCTIC REGIONS, IN THE YEARS 1829-30-31-32-33 AND A NOTICE OF CAPTAIN BACK’S EXPEDITION; WITH A PRELIMINARY SKETCH OF POLAR DISCOVERIES FROM THE EARLIEST PERIOD TO THE YEAR 1827 18mo., first American Edition, 192pp. with fold out ‘Chart of Arctic Discoveries’ opposite full title page, New York, Wiley & Long, 1835, 6.4 x 4.2 in — 16.2 x 10.7 cm $200 — 300


33 SET OF FOUR PRINTS FROM CAPTAIN ROSS’S ‘NARRATIVE OF A SECOND VOYAGE IN SEARCH OF A NORTH-WEST PASSAGE’, 1835 each a coloured mezzotint engraving, titled: ‘Kemig’, ‘Nimna Himna’, ‘Konyaroklick Neweetioke’, and ‘Arctic Fox’ respectively, framed, 14.25 x 13.25 in — 36.2 x 33.7 cm $200 — 300

34 AFTER CAPTAIN GEORGE FRANCIS LYON (1795-1832) AN ESKIMAUX WATCHING A SEAL HOLE aquatint etching, with title, published in London by John Murray, and dated Feb. 1824, framed, sight 8.25 x 10 in — 21 x 25.4 cm; 15.5 x 17 in — 39.4 x 43.2 cm PROVENANCE:

The current lot was published in “Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; Performed in the Years 1821-22-23 in His Majesty’s Ships Fury and Hecla”, The expedition was captained by William Edward Parry. $100 — 150


35 CAPT. WILLIAM EDWARD PARRY (1790-1855) AND J. BUSHNAN, R.N. CHART OF A PORT OF THE NORTH EASTERN COAST OF AMERICAN AND ITS ADJACENT ISLANDS SHEWING THE TRACK AND DISCOVERIES MADE BY HIS MAJESTIE’S SHIPS THE FURY AND HELCA IN SEARCH OF A NORTH WEST PASSAGE IN THE YEARS 1822-23 from Captain Parry’s ‘Journal of a Second Voyage for the North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific’...etc., 1824, 22.5 x 29 in — 57.2 x 73.7 cm $300 — 400

36 SIR WILLIAM SCHOOLING (BRITISH, 1860-1926) THE HUDSON’S BAY COMPANY, 1670-1920 4to. presentation first edition, 129pp., illustrated, with fold out charter and map, in suede boards with gilt crest, ribbed, spine and applied gilt leather title, and presentation insert numbered Aa394, published by Hudson’s Bay Comany, Hudson’s Bay House, London, 1920, 11.25 x 9 in — 28.6 x 22.9 cm $200 — 300


37 G. KEMP (CANADIAN, FL. LATE 19TH CENTURY) OLD FORT GARRY (WINNIPEG, MANITOBA) lithograph on paper, published by A. Mortimer, Ottawa, 18.75 x 21.75 in — 47.6 x 55.2 cm $100 — 150

38 TWO VOLUMES RELATING TO THE REPORT OF THE FIFTH THULE EXPEDITION, 1921-24 Knud Rasmussen INTELLECTUAL CULTURE OF THE IGLULIK ESKIMOS Kaj Birket-Smith ETHNOGRAPHICAL COLLECTIONS FROM THE NORTHWEST PASSAGE both 4to. in green cloth boards published by Gylendalske Boghandel, Nordisk Forlag, Copenhagen, 1929 and 1944 respectively, 11.4 x 7.5 in — 29 x 19 cm $100 — 150


39 WILLIAM HENRY BARTLETT (1809-1854) AND NATHANIEL PARKER WILLIS (1806-1867) CANADIAN SCENERY, ILLUSTRATED IN A SERIES OF VIEWS two volumes, 4to., 120 illustrations, engraved title pages, tooled red leather boards with titled spine and gilt edges, James S. Virtue, publisher, London, 11 x 9 in — 27.9 x 22.9 cm $200 — 300

40 GEORGE MUNRO GRANT, D.D. (1835-1902) PICTURESQUE CANADA; THE COUNTRY AS IT WAS AND IS two volumes, 4to., illustrated under the supervision of L. R. O’Brien with over 500 wood engravings, with gilt edges in tooled red linen boards, Belden Bros., Toronto, 1882, 12.9 x 10.5 in — 32.8 x 26.7 cm $200 — 300


41 ADAM SHORTT (1859-1931) AND ARTHUR DOUGHTY (1860-1936) CANADA AND ITS PROVINCES, 1913/14 23 volumes, 4to., printed by T. & A. Constable, Edinburg University Press for Publisher’s Association of Canada Limited, Toronto, full green Moroccan tooled leather boards with tooled coats of arms, author’s edition, numbered 97/875, In good condition, with more wear to the cover of volume 23, the General Index., $100 — 150

42 WILLIAM NOTMAN (1826-1891) AND FENNINGS TAYLOR (1817-1882) PORTRAITS OF BRITISH AMERICANS WITH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES 8vo., 1st edition, vol. I of 3, 60 carte de visite style albumin prints mounted on card stock in three quarter green leather marbleized boards, edges and end papers, printed by John Lovell, Montreal, 1865, 8.75 x 6.75 in — 22.2 x 17.1 cm $100 — 150


43 THE MARQUIS OF LORNE, K.T. CANADIAN PICTURES, DRAWN WITH PEN AND PENCIL 4to., with fold out map, published London, The Religious Tract Society, 1885, 11.1 x 8.25 in — 28.2 x 21 cm $80 — 120

44 ILLUSTRATED ATLAS OF THE DOMINION OF CANADA folio, published at Toronto by H. Beldon & Co., 18 x 14.25 in — 45.7 x 36.2 cm $100 — 150


45 ANDREW BELL (SCOTTISH/CANADIAN, FL. 1827–63) HISTORY OF CANADA, FROM THE TIME OF ITS DISCOVERY TILL THE UNION YEAR 1840-41 2 vols. 8vo., Montreal, John Lovell, 1862, illustrated frontispiece, 9 x 6.25 in — 22.9 x 15.9 cm $80 — 120

46 MACKAY’S MONTREAL DIRECTORY, 1858 16th edition, an alphabetical directory of the citizens, businesses, societies, institutions, public offices, churches and streets of Montreal, by Mrs. R.W. Stuart Mackay, $100 — 150


47 BRIGADIER GENERAL E.A. CRUIKSHANK THE SIMCOE PAPERS: THE CORRESPONDENCE OF LIEUT. GOVERNOR JOHN GRAVES SIMCOE 4to., five vols., first edition, illustrated, numerous fold-out maps, each in green linen boards with gilt titled spine, 10 x 7.5 in — 25.4 x 19.1 cm $100 — 150

48 JOHN CHARLES DENT (CANADIAN, 1841-1888) THE LAST FORTY YEARS: CANADA SINCE THE UNION OF 1841 2 vols., 4to, profusely illustrated with tissue guarded engraved portraits, buildings and scenery, marbled edges in half calf boards, with tooled, ribbed spine having applied titles, published by George Virtue, Toronto, 1881, 9.5 x 7.5 in — 24.1 x 19.1 cm $200 — 300


49 SIMON JAMES DAWSON, (SCOTTISH-CANADIAN, 1818-1902) REPORT ON THE EXPLORATION OF THE COUNTRY BETWEEN LAKE SUPERIOR AND THE RED RIVER SETTLEMENT AND BETWEEN THE LATTER PLACE AND THE ASSINIBOINE AND SASKATCHEWAN folio, with two large coloured fold-out maps, 45+pp in three quarter calf linen boards with applied paper title label, published by John Lovell, Toronto, 1859, 13.25 x 10.2 in — 33.7 x 26 cm $100 — 150

50 SIR WILLIAM EDMOND LOGAN (CANADIAN, 1798-1875) PLANS OF VARIOUS LAKES AND RIVERS BETWEEN LAKE HURON AND THE RIVER OTTAWA, TO ACCOMPANY THE GEOLOGICAL REPORTS FOR 1853-54-55-56 folio, full title, index of 22 large fold out maps in half calf linen boards with applied red leather title, published by John Lovell, Toronto, 1857, 13.25 x 10.2 in — 33.7 x 26 cm $200 — 300


51 COMMISSIONER OF CROWN LANDS APPENDIX TO THE REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONER OF CROWN LANDS, PART I: MAPS OF CANADA folio, index of 8 large fold out maps in quarter calf bound paper boards, published by Stewart Derbishire & George Desbarate, Toronto, 1857, 13.25 x 10.2 in — 33.7 x 26 cm $100 — 150

52 HENRY YOULE HIND (CANADIAN, 1823-1908) NORTH-WEST TERRITORY: REPORT OF THE ASSINIBOINE AND SASKATCHEWAN EXPLORING EXPEDITION folio, half and full title pages, with 6 fold-out charts and maps, illustrated, 170+pp. in three quarter calf linen boards with applied title paper label, published by John Lovell, Toronto, 1859, 13.25 x 10.2 in — 33.7 x 26 cm $200 — 300


53 TWO BOUND VOLUMES OF THE WEEKLY GLOBE NEWSPAPER, 1876 AND 1877 each folio in red linen boards, published by The Globe Printing Company, Toronto, 18.25 x 13.5 in — 46.4 x 34.3 cm $200 — 300

54 REV. JOHN KERR (1852-1920) CURLING IN CANADA AND THE UNITED STATES 12mo., 787pp., illustrated, published by Geo. A. Morton, Toronto, 1904, 7.75 x 5.75 in — 19.7 x 14.6 cm $80 — 120


55 KIM BEATTIE DILEAS: HISTORY OF THE 48TH HIGHLANDERS OF CANADA, 1929-1956 8vo., published by The 48th Highlanders of Canada, Toronto, 1957, 9.1 x 6.25 in — 23.1 x 15.9 cm $80 — 120

56 EDWARD JOHNSON (1878-1959) SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH PORTRAIT, EARLY-MID 20TH CENTURY gelatin silver print on card, signed in quill, stamped verso ‘Edward Johnson, Tenor’, framed, card 7 x 5 in — 17.8 x 12.7 cm NOTE:

Johnson was a Canadian operatic tenor, who toured outside of North America as Edoardo Di Giovanni, and was managing director of New York’s Metropolitan Opera (1935-1950). $80 — 120


57 JOHN THOMSON (1777- C.1840) CANADA AND NOVA SCOTIA hand coloured map, engraved by W. Dassauville for Thomson’s New General Atlas, published in Edinburgh, 1817, sight 20.75 x 25.25 in — 52.7 x 64.1 cm $700 — 1,000

58 GERARD VAN KUELEN (1678-1726) CARTE DE LA NOUVELLE FRANCE engraved colour outlined showing the French possessions in North America in the early 18th century, with large inset of the Mississippi Delta and Mobile Bay, an architectural cartouche with a topographical view and a map of Quebec City, embellished all over with ships, sea monsters, hunters, game, native settlements, etc., published Amsterdam, c.1720, framed, sheet 19.5 x 21.5 in — 49.5 x 54.5 cm; 22.25 x 26.25 in — 56.5 x 66.7 cm $600 — 800


59 JACQUES NICHOLAS BELLIN (1703-1772) SUITE DU COURS DU FLEUVE DE ST. LAURENT DEPUIS QUEBEC JUSQU’AU LAC ONTARIO colour outlined engraved map showing the St. Lawrence and Lake Ontario from Quebec City to ‘Fort Toronto François’, from Prevost’s Histoire Générale des Voyages de l’Abbé, 1757, sheet 10.25 x 15.25 in — 26 x 38.7 cm $100 — 150

60 ISAAK TIRION (1705-1765) QUEBEK DE HOOFDSTAD VAN KANADA AAN DE RIVIER VAN ST. LAURENS hand coloured engraved map detailing the 1759 Siege of Quebec (Battle of the Plains of Abraham) including positions of the British and French fleets, the placement of batteries on both sides of the St. Lawrence, the bombardment of Quebec and a key noting positions of major English forces in the battle, including Admiral Holmes, Admiral Sunders, General Monckton, Major Hardy, and General Wolf, published at Amsterdam, 1765, sheet 17.25 x 21.5 in — 43.8 x 54.6 cm NOTE:

After a three-month siege of the city by the British, the actual battle lasted only about 15 minutes. Both Generals Wolfe and Montcalm were killed during the encounter. $200 — 300


61 JACQUES NICOLAS BELLIN (1703-1772) CARTE DES ISLES DE SAINT PIERRE ET MIQUELON large hand coloured engraved map with elaborate title cartouche and ‘Depot de la Marine’ emblem, Paris, 1763, sheet 23.6 x 35.8 in — 60 x 91 cm $600 — 800

62 ANTOINE DE SARTINE (BY ORDER OF) CARTE REDUITE DE L’ACADIE OU NOUVELLE ECOSSE, 1779 large, hand coloured engraved detailed topographic map of Nova Scotia showing geographical features, towns and native settlements, with ‘Depot General de la Marine’ emblem, Paris, 1779, 25.25 x 35 in — 64.1 x 88.9 cm $500 — 700


63 THOMAS COLTRIN KEEFER (CANADIAN, 1821-1915) MAP OF THE PROVINCE OF CANADA AND THE LOWER COLONIES, 1855 showing canals and railways in operation, in progress and proposed, prepared for the Canadian Commissioners of the Paris Exhibition, published by Matthews Lith., Montreal, 1855, 25.5 x 39.5 in — 64.8 x 100.3 cm NOTE:

This map also includes a depth profile of the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence River from Fond du Lac to Anticosti Island.. $200 — 300

64 JACQUES NICOLAS BELLIN (1703-1772) CARTE DU GOLPHE DE ST. LAURENT ET PAYES VOISINS, C.1760 hand coloured engraved map of the Gulf of St. Lawrence including Newfoundland, Labrador, Prince Edward Island, the north shore of Nova Scotia, and Anticosti Island, 9.25 x 14.75 in — 23.5 x 37.5 cm $250 — 350


65 PHILIPPE MARIE VANDERMAELEN (1795-1869) HAUTE CANADA ET MICHIGAN hand coloured engraved detailed map of Michigan Territory, the surrounding Great Lakes, and the adjacent area of Upper Canada, published at Brussels, 1825, 19.5 x 21.5 in — 49.5 x 54.6 cm; 28.25 x 30 in — 71.8 x 76.2 cm $200 — 300

66 VINCENZO CORONELLI (1650-1718) LA LOUISIANA, PARTE SETTENTRIONALLE, SCOPERTA SOTTO LA PROTETTIONE DI LUIGI XIV, RE DI FRANCIA, ETC. engraved map of the Great Lakes and the surrounding country, from Atlas Veneto, published at Venice, 1695, framed, sight 11.5 x 18.5 in — 29.2 x 47 cm; 19 x 25.25 in — 48.3 x 64.1 cm LITERATURE:

Kenneth A. Kersaw, Early Printed Maps of Canada, Vol I, Kershaw Pub., 1993, Cat. 289. Barbara McCorkle, New England in Early Printed Maps: 1513-1800, The John Carter Brown Library, 2001, Cat. 703.2 $800 — 1,200


67 THOMAS JEFFREY (1719-1771) A PLAN OF THE RIVER ST. LAURENCE FROM SILLERY TO THE FALL OF MONTMORENCI, WITH THE OPERATIONS OF THE SIEGE OF QUEBEC UNDER THE COMMAND OF VICE-ADML. SAUNDERS & MAJR GENL. WOLFE, 5TH SEPT. 1759 hand coloured engraved map of Quebec City and its environs, with insets of the battle of the Plains of Abraham and ‘Part of the Upper River of St. Laurence’, framed, 7.75 x 9.5 in — 19.7 x 24.1 cm; 12.75 x 14.25 in — 32.4 x 36.2 cm,

One of the first maps of the area to be printed in London following the news of the British victory on the Plains of Abraham and widely considered to be the most authoritative contemporary pictorial depiction of the series of events leading up to the battle, and the most important printed map in Canadian history. $200 — 300

68 ANTONIO ZATTA (FL. 1757-1797) IL CANADA LE COLONIE INGLESI CON LA LUIGIANA E FLORIDA DI NUOUVA PROJEZIONE hand coloured engraved map of the east coast of North America, from Florida to Newfoundland and inland to ‘Messico’ including the Great Lakes, from the first edition of Zatta’s Atlante Novissimo, published at Venice, 1778, framed, sight 13 x 16.5 in — 33 x 41.9 cm; 18.5 x 22.25 in — 47 x 56.5 cm $300 — 400


69 ISAAK TIRION (1705-1765) QUEBEK DE HOOFDSTAD VAN KANADA hand coloured engraved map detailing the 1759 Siege of Quebec (Battle of the Plains of Abraham) including positions of the British and French fleets, the placement of batteries on both sides of the St. Lawrence, the bombardment of Quebec and a key noting positions of major English forces in the battle, including Admiral Holmes, Admiral Sunders, General Monckton, Major Hardy, and General Wolf, published at Amsterdam, 1765, framed, sight 13.25 x 17.25 in — 20.75 x 24.75 cm NOTE:

After a three-month siege of the city by the British, the actual battle lasted only about 15 minutes. Both Generals Wolf and Montcalm were killed during the encounter. $300 — 400

70 GUILLAUME DE L’ISLE (1675-1726) CARTE DU CANADA OU LA NOUVELLE FRANCE ET DES DECOUVERTES QUI Y ONT ÉTÉ FAITES large colour outlined engraved map of Eastern Canada, including Baffin Bay and Greenland, Paris, 1703, framed, sight 21 x 27 in — 53.3 x 68.6 cm; 29.5 x 35.5 in — 74.9 x 90.2 cm $300 — 400


71 HERMAN MOLL (C1654-1732) THE ENGLISH EMPIRE IN AMERICA, NEWFOUND-LAND, CANADA, HUDSON’S BAY &C. IN PLANO hand coloured engraved map of the east coast of North America, with descriptive text from ‘A System of Geography’, or, ‘A New & Accurate Description of the Earth in all its Empires, Kingdoms and States’, published by Timothy Childe, London, 1701, 10.5 x 7.25 in — 26.7 x 18.4 cm; 17 x 13.25 in — 43.2 x 33.7 cm PROVENANCE:

Purchased at Harrod’s, London $300 — 400

72 DENIS DIDEROT (1713-1784) AND DIDIER ROBERT DE VAUGONDY (C.1723-1786) CARTE GENERALE DES DÉCOUVERTES DE L’AMIRAL DE FONTE ET AUTRES NAVIGATEURS ESPAGNOLES, ANGLOIS ET RUSSES, POUR LA RECHERCHE DU PASSAGE A LA MER DU SUD hand coloured engraved map based on Joseph-Nicholas de l’Isle’s 1752 speculative map of the Pacific North West and the North West passage including parts of Siberia, northeastern Asia and the northwestern American continent, 12.5 x 16.25 in — 31.8 x 41.3 cm; 19 x 22.3 in — 48.3 x 56.6 cm $300 — 400


73 RIGOBERT BONNE (1727-1794) PARTIE OCCIDENTALE DU CANADA CONTENANT LES CINQ GRANDS LACS, AVEC LES PAYS CIRCONVOISINS colour outlined engraved map of the Great Lakes and surrounding territory, Paris, 1787, framed, sight 9.25 x 13.25 in — 23.5 x 33.7 cm; 15.4 x 19.3 in — 39 x 49 cm $150 — 250

74 JACQUES NICOLAS BELLIN (1703–1772) SUITE DU COURS DU FLEUVE DE ST. LAURENT, DEPUIS QUEBEC JUSQU’AU LAC ONTARIO, 1773 engraved map of the St. Lawrence River from Lake Ontario to Quebec City, Paris, 1773, framed, sight 8.1 x 11.75 in — 20.7 x 29.8 cm; 14.6 x 17.7 in — 37 x 45 cm $100 — 150


75 RIGOBERT BONNE (1727-1794) CANADA hand coloured engraved map of the country surrounding Hudson Bay, Newfoundland, Labrador, New England, the Great Lakes and Winnipeg, from Atlas Maritime, Paris 1787, framed, sight 10 x 14.4 in — 25.5 x 36.5 cm; 16 x 20 in — 40.6 x 50.8 cm $100 — 150

76 VINCENZO CORONELLI (1650-1718) LA LOUISIANA, PARTE SETTENTRIONALLE, SCOPERTA SOTTO LA PROTETTIONE DI LUIGI XIV, RE DI FRANCIA, ETC. hand coloured engraved map of the Great Lakes and the surrounding country, from Atlas Veneto, Venice, 1695, framed, sight 10.5 x 16.75 in — 26.7 x 42.5 cm; 21.5 x 27.25 in — 54.6 x 69.2 cm $1,000 — 1,500


77 FIELDING LUCAS JR. (1781-1854) GEOGRAPHICAL, STATISTICAL, AND HISTORICAL MAP OF UPPER AND LOWER CANADA, AND THE OTHER BRITISH POSSESSIONS IN NORTH AMERICA hand coloured engraved map of Canada, within columns of descriptive text, from ‘A Complete Historical, Chronological, and Geographical American Atlas, published by H.C. Carey & I. Lea, Philadelphia, 1823, framed, 17.25 x 21 in — 43.8 x 53.3 cm; 24.25 x 28 in — 61.6 x 71.1 cm $200 — 300

78 COLONEL JOSEPH FREDERICK WALLET DES BARRES (CANADIAN, 17211824) THE SOUTH EAST COAST OF CAPE BRETON ISLAND very large engraved and monochromed chart on laid paper, ‘published by command of Government’, Oct. 1, 1781, 32.5 x 84 in — 82.6 x 213.4 cm $400 — 600


79 JOHN MITCHELL (1711-1768) A MAP OF THE BRITISH DOMINIONS IN NORTH AMERICA AS SETTLED BY THE LATE TREATY OF PEACE, 1763 hand coloured engraved map of the east coast of North America from Florida to Labrador, from Pierre François Xavier de Charlevoix’s ‘A voyage to North America’, published by John Exshaw and James Potts, Dublin, 1766, framed, Sight 11.25 x 15.25 in — 18 x 22.25 cm; 18 x 22.25 in — 45.7 x 56.5 cm NOTE:

The ‘Mitchell Map’ was reprinted several times during the second half of the 18th century and was used as primary source material during negotiations for the Treaty of Paris for the defining of boundaries in the newly independent United States. It remained important for resolving border disputes between the Canada and United States as recently as the 1980s during the dispute over the Gulf of Maine fisheries. The Mitchell Map is noted to be the most comprehensive map of eastern North America executed during the colonial era. $200 — 300

80 JOHN RAPKIN (1815-1876) FOR JOHN TALLIS & CO. WEST CANADA coloured engraved map of the Great Lakes and surrounding regions, with pictorial insets, London & New York, c.1850, framed, sight 10 x 13 in — 25.4 x 33 cm; 16.5 x 19.5 in — 42 x 49.5 cm $80 — 120


81 MANITOBA, BRITISH COLUMBIA AND THE NORTHWEST TERRITORIES lithographed map of Western Canada showing railroads, canals, steamship lines, lighthouses, roads and trails, from Encyclopedia Britannica, c.1900, framed, 11 x 15.5 in — 27.9 x 39.4 cm; 19.25 x 23.5 in — 48.9 x 59.7 cm $80 — 120

82 CANADIAN ALMANAC RAILWAY MAP OF CANADA WEST, 1857 a detailed map of the Great Lakes region showing proposed and existing railways, roads, steamer routes, canals, counties, districts, townships, towns and villages, published by Maclear & Co., Toronto, $100 — 150


83 EARLY PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND MEMORIAL SAMPLER TO ANN HOOPER, DIED 26 AUGUST, BEDEQUE, 1800 with alphabet and pictorial decoration, in later frame, 19.25 x 12.25 in — 48.9 x 31.1 cm $300 — 400

84 QUEBEC ALPHABET AND MOTTO SAMPLER, MARY BAILEY, COMPRON, L.C., 1830 in period faux grained frame, 11.5 x 13.5 in — 29.2 x 34.3 cm $200 — 300


85 ONTARIO ALPHABET SAMPLER, REBECCA ALDERMAN, WHITCHURCH, AUGUST 16, 1838 in period varnished frame, 16.1 x 14.6 in — 41 x 37 cm $200 — 300

86 ONTARIO PICTORIAL ALPHABET SAMPLER, JANE CAIN, AGED 15 YEARS, ORONO, 1848 in later frame, 17.25 x 17.25 in — 43.8 x 43.8 cm $200 — 300


87 ONTARIO PICTORIAL ALPHABET SAMPLER WITH VERSE, ABIGAIL DRAPER, NORTH GOWER, 1844 In later frame, 19.25 x 17.74 in — 48.9 x 45.1 cm $200 — 300

88 ONTARIO ALPHABET SAMPLER WITH MOTTO, NELLIE BLIGHT, YORKVILLE, ONT., 19TH CENTURY in later frame, with genealogical record, verso, 14 x 14.25 in — 35.6 x 36.2 cm $200 — 300


89 GEORGIAN ALPHABET AND VERSE SAMPLER, HARRIET SMELT, AGED SEVEN YEARS, GEDLING NEAR NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, JANUARY 12TH, 1798 in period varnished frame, 14.25 x 11.2 in — 36.2 x 28.4 cm NOTE:

Verse: A silent and loving Woman is a gift of the Lord, and there is nothing so much worth as a mind well instructed. As the Sun when it arisith in the high Heaven; so is the beauty of a good Wife in the ordering of he House. A Woman that honoureth her Husband shall be judged wise of all. -Ecclus.26.Ch.V.14.16.26 $200 — 300

90 VICTORIAN ALPHABET AND VERSE SAMPLER, MARY CAROLINE BAINES, AGED 6 YEARS, NOV., 1860 in later frame, 9.4 x 15 in — 24 x 38.1 cm $100 — 150


91 GRENFELL LABRADOR INDUSTRIES ‘HUNTER HEADING HOME’ HOOKED MAT, C.1930 unlabelled, 14.25 x 18.25 in — 36.2 x 46.4 cm $200 — 300

92 GRENFELL LABRADOR INDUSTRIES ‘FISHERMAN TENDING NETS’ HOOKED MAT, C.1930 with label, verso, 11.25 x 15.75 in — 28.6 x 40 cm $200 — 300


93 GRENFELL LABRADOR INDUSTRIES ‘HUNTER WITH HARPOON, BOAT AND ICE FLOW’ HOOKED MAT, C.1930 with label, verso, 11.75 x 16 in — 29.8 x 40.6 cm $200 — 300

94 GRENFELL LABRADOR INDUSTRIES ‘DUCK HUNTING’ HOOKED MAT, C.1930 with label, verso, 23 x 16 in — 58.4 x 40.6 cm $300 — 400


95 GRENFELL LABRADOR INDUSTRIES ‘MALLARD DUCKS IN FLIGHT OVER A MARSH’ HOOKED MAT, C.1930 36 x 38.75 in — 91.4 x 98.4 cm $500 — 700

96 GRENFELL LABRADOR INDUSTRIES ‘POLAR BEARS ON ICE FLOW’ HOOKED HANDBAG, C.1930 with label to the interior, 10 x 12 in — 25.4 x 30.5 cm $150 — 250


97 PAIR OF GRENFELL LABRADOR INDUSTRIES POLYCHROMED WOOD FIGURAL BOOKENDS, C.1930 modelled as an Inuit couple seated on their haunches, $200 — 300

98 GRENFELL LABRADOR INDUSTRIES MARINE IVORY AND WOOD MODEL OF A DOG SLED AND TEAM, MID 20TH CENTURY with polychrome painted details, length 17.7 in — 45 cm $500 — 700


99 TWO GRENFELL LABRADOR INDUSTRIES MARINE IVORY DOG SLED AND TEAM FORM VIDE POCHES, MID 20TH CENTURY each copper lined, one with wood frame and ‘Grenfell’ label, longest length 4.75 in — 12.1 cm $150 — 250

100 FOUR GRENFELL LABRADOR INDUSTRIES NOVELTY ITEMS, MID 20TH CENTURY including a coiled sweetgrass basket, a marine ivory moose handled letter opener, a polychromed wooden puffin form bookmark, and an oak and marine ivory cribbage board, cribbage board length 9.5 in — 24.1 cm $100 — 150


101 FOUR SMALL GRENFELL LABRADOR INDUSTRIES CARVED SERPENTINE FIGURES, MID 20TH CENTURY three with ‘Grenfell’ labels, including an igloo, an skier signed ‘FP’, a polar bear, and a snail, polar bear length 4 in — 10.2 cm $100 — 150

102 CANADIAN NATIONAL VIMY MEMORIAL PILGRIMAGE MEDALLION, 1936 patinated bronze, rim impressed ‘bronze’ with cornucopia mark, diameter 2 in — 5.1 cm $100 — 150


103 WINNIPEG INDUSTRIAL EXHIBITION SILVER 1ST PRIZE AGRICULTURAL MEDAL, P.W. ELLIS & CO., TORONTO, 1892 obverse bearing the city’s contemporaneous coat of arms with ‘Woodroofe, Winnipeg’ in exergue, reverse vacant, in signed case, diameter 2 in — 5.1 cm $200 — 300

104 TORONTO CITY POLICE SILVER DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL TO INSPECTOR RICHARD POUNTNEY, 1906-1949 rim impressed Birks-Ellis, Sterling, on navy and burgundy ribbon, diameter 1.6 in — 4 cm $100 — 150


106 NORTH YORK RIFLES PAINTED DRUM, 19TH CENTURY height 14 in — 35.6 cm, diameter 15.4 in — 39 cm $800 — 1,200

107 VICTORIAN CANADIAN MILITIA 1822 PATTERN INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD, SAVAGE, LYMAN & CO., MONTREAL, 19TH CENTURY with acid etched blade in a nickel scabbard and on a gilt herglegothic half basket hilt with VR cypher, and a wire wrapped ray skin grip, length 39.25 in — 99.7 cm $200 — 300


108 VICTORIAN CANADIAN MILITIA QUEEN’S OWN ROYAL RIFLE CORPS OFFICER’S SWORD, GEORGE SAVAGE & SON, MONTREAL, 19TH CENTURY the acid etched blade in. a steel mounted black leather scabbard and on a gothic half basket hilt with insignia, and a ray skin wire wrapped grip, $200 — 300

109 QUEEN’S OWN RIFLES ROSS RIFLE MK 2 PATTERN BAYONET, C.1907 with impressed broad arrow on the pommel, in leather scabbard impressed Q.O.R. 147 on the integral hanger, length 16 in — 40.6 cm $100 — 150


110 PANORAMIC PHOTOGRAPH OF THE SERGEANTS OF THE 204TH OVERSEAS BATTALION, CANADIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCES, TORONTO, NOVEMBER 16TH, 1916 9.25 x 42 in — 23.5 x 106.7 cm $100 — 150

111 COLLECTION OF NATIONAL FILM BOARD OF CANADA ‘WAR RECORDS MANUFACTURING’ PHOTOGRAPHS, 1939-1945 approximately 47 gelatin silver prints of various subjects including Research Enterprises, Toronto, coal mining in Nova Scotia and British Columbia, various aircraft manufactories including Ottawa Car and Aircraft, Canada Car and Foundry of Amherst, Nova Scotia, Victory Aircraft, and west coast shipbuilding, all stamped and described, five inscribed Claude P. Dettloff in pencil, verso, 9 x 7.5 in — 22.9 x 19.1 cm NOTE:

For information on Claude Dettloff: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claude_P._Dettloff $200 — 300


112 COLLECTION OF NATIONAL FILM BOARD OF CANADA PHOTOGRAPHIC VIEWS OF CANADA, C.1940 21 gelatin silver prints, each stamped, numbered and titled, verso $80 — 120

113 COLLECTION OF PHOTOGRAPHS OF CANADA STEAMSHIP LINES/ NORTHERN NAVIGATION DIVISION’S S.S. NORONIC AND S.S. HARMONIC, 1913 AND 1945 each an albumen print publicity photograph, 16 of the ship’s interiors bound in an album, as well as seven loose ‘glossys’, album 7.1 x 10.2 in — 18 x 26 cm LITERATURE:

https://www.blogto.com/city/2012/09/a_brief_ history_of_the_ss_noronic_disaster/ $200 — 300


114 AVIATION INTEREST: EMPEROR OF CANADA, HIS MAJESTY’S AIRSHIP R100, PHOTOGRAPH AND FIRST DAY OF ISSUE STAMPED POSTCARD, 1930 the card with Canadian 5¢ airmail stamp having a cancellation signed by Montreal Postmaster George Faille, together with a large gelatin silver print of the zeppelin anchored at St. Hubert airport on August 1, 1930, framed, 14.7 x 17.5 in — 37.3 x 44.5 cm $200 — 300

115 JOAN LATCHFORD (CANADIAN, B.1926) PIERRE ELLIOT TRUDEAU gelatin silver print, signed on the matte, framed, sight 12.5 x 16.5 in — 21 x 27 cm $100 — 150


116 JOAN LATCHFORD (CANADIAN, B.1926) POPE JOHN-PAUL II IN CANADA, 1984 gelatin silver print, signed on the matte, framed, sight 12 x 18 in — 30.5 x 45.7 cm; 21 x 27 in — 53.3 x 68.6 cm PROVENANCE:

With explanatory note dated 1984, signed by the photographer, verso. $100 — 150

117 RON POLING (CANADIAN, FL. 20TH C.) QUEEN ELIZABETH II WITH PIERRE ELLIOT TRUDEAU SIGNING THE CANADIAN CONSTITUTIONAL PROCLAMATION, OTTAWA, APRIL 17, 1982 gelatin silver print, framed, sight 15.75 x 19.5 in — 40 x 49.5 cm $100 — 150


118 W. P. KAY (CANADIAN, FL. MID 19TH CENTURY) A WINTER SCENE IN FREDERICTON lithograph on paper, E.T. Bone lithog., published by Akerman & Co., London, April 1836, 16 x 19 in — 40.6 x 48.3 cm PROVENANCE:

The Parker Gallery, London, label verso $100 — 150

119 ADOLPHUS BOURNE (1795-1886) ESPLANADE AND FORTIFICATIONS OF QUEBEC - 1832 lithograph printed by Charles G. Crehen (1829 - c.1891) c.1874, frame 16.5 x 20.5 in — 41.9 x 52.1 cm $100 — 150


120 AFTER JAMES PATTISON COCKBURN (1779-1847), BRITISH THE FALLS OF NIAGARA Hand-coloured aquatint and etching, one plate from the set of six Image 17.25 ins x 26.75 ins; 43.8 cms x 67.9 cms $600 — 800

121 FRANCIS AUGUSTUS GRANT (18291854), BRITISH/CANADIAN THE GOVERNOR GENERAL, LORD ELGIN AT A FOX HUNT, C.1848 Ink on paper; titled to nameplate and labels verso Image 8 ins x 11 ins; 20.3 cms x 27.9 cms PROVENANCE:

Blair Laing Galleries label verso $0,300 — 400


122 HENRI JULIEN (FRENCH-CANADIAN, 1852-1908) LE JEUNE CANADA lithographed political cartoon with text, from The Canadian Illustrated News, in double glazed frame, 15.4 x 22 in — 39.1 x 55.9 cm $100 — 150

123 THE LIBERAL PARTY OF CANADA BY TORONTO LITHOGRAPH CO., 1887 lithograph with signatures, framed, sight 15 x 19 in — 38.1 x 48.3 cm.; 21 x 24.25 in— 53.3 x 61.6 cm $100 — 150


124 19TH CENTURY CANADIAN SCHOOL SIX SPORT ENGRAVINGS each a hand-coloured engraving on newsprint, including: Decker Park Races, 1871; New York: The Lacross Match, 1873; Sport in Canada, 1880; Grand Ball Costumé, 1881; Toronto: The Great Hanlon-Ross Boat Race, n.d.; The Hanlon-Ross Boat Race on the Kennebecassis, n.d. Sight (smallest/largest) 9.5 ins x 13.5 ins; 24.1 cms x 34.3 cms; 10 ins x 14 ins; 25.4 cms x 35.6 cms $200 — 300

125 AFTER SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS (17231792), BRITISH SIR JEFFERY AMHERST mezzotint with letters engraved by J. Watson, published by Ryland & Bryer, early 19th century, frame 27 x 21.75 in — 68.6 x 55.2 cm NOTE:

‘Lord Amherst, who is perhaps best known for having founded the college which bears his name, was Commander-in-Chief of the British Army in North America from 1758 to 1764 and Governor-General of British North America in 1760. Towns were named after him in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Nova Scotia’. - Nova Scotia Archives. He is portrayed here in military dress armour with a map of the ‘Plan of the Island of Montreal & it’s Environs’. $300 — 500


126 WILLIAM WARNER (CIRCA 18131848), AMERICAN AFTER GEORGE THEODORE BERTHON (1806-1892), CANADIAN THE HONOURABLE & RIGHT REV. JOHN STRACHAN, D.D., LORD BISHOP OF TORONTO. / TO THE CLERGY & LAITY OF THE UNITED CHURCH OF ENGLAND & IRELAND IN CANADA, / THIS ENGRAVING IS MOST RESPECTFULLY DEDICATED BY THE PUBLISHER / HENRY ROWSELL, TORONTO, 1843 mezzotint on paper with letters; with the coat of arms of the Diocese of Toronto in the bottom centre margin. Published by Henry Rowsell, Toronto. Matted and unframed. Plate/Sheet 15.8 ins x 11.9 ins; 40.2 cms x 30.3 cms; 16.7 ins x 12.7 ins; 42.5 cms x 32.2 cms PROVENANCE:

Ex. Coll. Arthur C. Neff; Gifted to the AGO by Arthur C. Neff in 1944, Accession No. 2163; Deaccessioned to benefit art purchases at the AGO $200 — 300

127 CHARLES C. SPOONER (CIRCA 17201767) AFTER H. SMITH (18TH CENTURY), IRISH/BRITISH MAJOR GENERAL JAMES WOLFE COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF HIS MAJESTY’S FORCES IN THE EXPEDITION AGAINST QUEBEC Mezzotint on paper; with letters engraved by C. Cooper (fecit), After H. Smith (pinxit). Printed for John Bowles at the Black Horse, Cornhill, London between 1756 and 1759. Matted and unframed. Plate/ Sheet 6 ins x 4.4 ins; 15.2 cms x 11.2 cms; 10.4 ins x 8.5 ins; 26.3 cms x 21.5 cms PROVENANCE:

Ex. Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Presgrave; Gifted by them to the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, in 1979, Accession No. 79/193 label to the matboard; Deaccessioned to benefit art purchases at the AGO $300 — 400


128 AFTER ROBERT AUCHMUTY SPROULE (CANADIAN, (1799-1845) SET OF FOUR QUEBEC VIEWS View of Quebec, From Point Levy; View of the Market Place and Catholic Church; View of the Place d’Armes; View of the Esplanade and Fortifications, each a lithograph on wove paper, engraved by W. Walton, printed by C. Hullmandel, published by A. Bourne, London, 1832, in later frame, sight 12.75 x 15.75 in — 32.4 x 40 cm; 18.25 x 21.25 in — 46.4 x 54 cm $200 — 300

129 AFTER J.T. DOWNMAN (1780–1850), CANADIAN SLEIGH SCENE, TORONTO BAY, CANADA WEST, 1853 Handcoloured lithograph with letters on heavy paper. Printed by Day & Son Lith. Published by Ackerman & Co., London, March 26, 1853 Image/Sheet 20.7 ins x 28.5 ins; 52.7 cms x 72.5 cms; 23.5 ins x 31.7 ins; 59.8 cms x 80.5 cms LITERATURE:

J. Russell Harper, Early Painters and Engravers in Canada, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1981, page 122. p. 93. F. St. George Spendlove, The Face of Early Canada, Toronto, 1958, p. 61, illustrated, plate 87. Charles P. de Volpi, Toronto, A Pictorial Record, Montreal, 1965, plate 25, unpaginated. $1,200 — 1,800


130 PAIR OF ENGRAVINGS: THE DEATH OF GENERAL WOLFE AND MORT DU MARQUIS DE MONTCALM GOZON, 18TH CENTURY the first by William Woollett (1735-1785), after Benjamin West, the second by Juste Chevillet (1729-1802) after Francois Louis Joseph Watteau, each with text, framed, each frame 27.75 x 32.25 in — 70.5 x 81.9 cm $500 — 700

131 PAIR OF PORTRAITS OF QUEEN VICTORIA AND PRINCE ALBERT, 1847/8 each a lithogarph with text after the works by Alfred Edward Chalon and John Lucas respectively, engraved by Henry S. Sadd, published at the Albion Office, New York, 38.5” x 26.5” — 97.8 x 67.3 cm. $400 — 600


132 ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON, O.S.A., R.C.A BANTING AS AN ARTIST 12mo. signed and numbered 488, The Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1943, 7.25 x 5.5 in — 18.4 x 14 cm $100 — 150

133 19TH CENTURY COLONIAL SCHOOL CELEBRATION OF THE END OF THE WAR OF 1812, 1813 oil on panel; signed indistinctly with initial monogram, either with an initial “C” or “G” below a script initial that could be an “F” or “S” and dated 1813 lower right, unframed, 12.5 x 16.3 in — 31.8 x 41.5 cm PROVENANCE:

Private Collection, Toronto $700 — 900


134 19TH CENTURY CANADIAN SCHOOL DANISH PRINCESS, CIRCA 1870 oil on canvas mounted on board. Unsigned. 20 ins x 30.5 ins; 50.8 cms x 77.5 cms PROVENANCE:

Private Collection, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia; Sold by Sotheby’s, Toronto, in “Important Canadian Art” on November 3, 1993, lot 104, illustrated, full page; From whom purchased by the present Private Collection, Toronto $3,000 — 5,000

135 MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ, R.C.A. LA VIEILLE oil on board, laid down on board signed 18 ins x 13.5 ins; 45.7 cms x 34.3 cms PROVENANCE:

Private Collection, Toronto $4,000 — 6,000


136 TOM WOOD (1913- ), CANADIAN VILLAGE HOUSES, 1943 Oil on board; signed and dated ‘43 lower right, 17.5 x 20.5 in — 44.5 x 52.1 cm NOTE:

The artist was appointed an official war artist in the Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve in May 1943 $700 — 900

137 JOSEPH YVON FAFARD, R.C.A TASSE MOUSTACHE, 1973 ceramic signed, titled and dated on the bottom 5 ins x 6 ins x 5.25 ins; 12.7 cms x 15.2 cms x 13.3 cms PROVENANCE:

Estate of Richard LaPrairie, Toronto $2,000 — 3,000


138 EVERETT LEWIS TWO OXEN oil on board signed 10.5 ins x 13.1 ins; 26.7 cms x 33.3 cms PROVENANCE:

Private Collection, Connecticut $1,000 — 1,500

139 JACK BEDER MIETTE RANGE, CANADIAN ROCKIES, 1969 oil on canvas board signed; also signed, titled and dated on the reverse 16 ins x 20 ins; 40.6 cms x 50.8 cms PROVENANCE:

Private Collection, Kitchener, Ontario $1,500 — 2,000


140 CHARLES FRASER COMFORT, O.S.A., P.R.C.A. SALUTE, 1967 mixed media on panel signed and dated ‘67; titled on the reverse 12 ins x 16 ins; 30.5 cms x 40.6 cms PROVENANCE:

Mayberry Fine Art, Winnipeg Estate Collection, Britsh Columbia $2,000 — 4,000

141 GERSHON ISKOWITZ, R.C.A. UNTITLED, 1976 acrylic fibre tapestry signed and dated ‘76 in the fibre; numbered “Artist’s Proof No. 1” on the back 78.5 ins x 60.5 ins; 199.4 cms x 153.7 cms PROVENANCE:

Private Collection, Collingwood, Ontario $1,000 — 1,500


142 TRANS CONTINENTAL POP FESTIVAL (FESTIVAL EXPRESS) POSTER, 1970 design by Ken Walker, art by John Hayward Lown, ‘featuring The Band, Janis Joplin, Grateful Dead, Delany & Bonnie, Mashmakan’, etc., 22.25 x 17.25 in — 56.5 x 43.8 cm $300 — 400

143 CANADIAN NATIONAL EXHIBITION POSTER, 15 AUG. - SEPT. 2, 1968 TIME BEING artwork by Colin Beswick, 40.75 x 29.5 in — 103.5 x 74.9 cm $100 — 150


144 VICTORIAN BEARSKIN CARRIAGE BLANKET, 19TH CENTURY wool lined with bicolour felt border, 57 x 51 in — 144.8 x 129.5 cm $100 — 150

145 ‘THE TORONTO TELEGRAM’ NEWSPAPER STAND, EARLY-MID 20TH CENTURY painted wood with letters, 24 x 24 x 10 in — 61 x 61 x 25.4 cm $100 — 150


146 JOHN LABATT LTD. OAK BEER KEG, MID 20TH CENTURY the barrell of iron-bound stave construction, with pyrographic label, height 24 in — 61 cm $200 — 300

147 TWO MASSEY FAMILY TOLE DISPATCH BOXES, 19TH AND MID 20TH CENTURIES the first with gilt inscription ‘Estate of H.A. Massey’ (Hart Almerrin) and subsequently ‘V. Massey’, the second “Vincent Massey’, both with combination locks 16.5 x 15 x 11 in — 41.9 x 38.1 x 27.9 cm $200 — 300


148 LORD TWEEDSMUIR LARGE TOLE UNIFORM BOX, EARLY 20TH CENTURY the top with named brass plaque, and inner label for ‘Ede & Ravenscroft, London, Rob Maker’s, Court tailors’, 10 x 40.5 x 13.5 in — 25.4 x 102.9 x 34.3 cm $200 — 300

149 MANITOBA’S LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR SIR JOHN SCHULTZ’S, SECOND CLASS CIVIL UNIFORM COATEE AND BICORN HAT, 1888-1895 the wool and velvet tailcoat with heavy gilt thread embroidery, height 38 in — 96.5 cm $200 — 300


150 LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY OF ONTARIO (QUEEN’S PARK) PARLIAMENTARIAN’S CHAIR, 19TH CENTURY with mahogany grain painted finish, the crest rail with engraved presentation plaque, 37 x 22 x 21 in — 94 x 55.9 x 53.3 cm $300 — 400

151 ONTARIO BIRD’S EYE MAPLE AND MAHOGANY GAMES TABLE, WATERLOO COUNTY, 1ST HALF, 19TH CENTURY the shaped top with checkerboard in geometric surround with playing card suits and a pivoting under compartment all on a turned pedestal to four scolling supports, height 29.25 in — 74.3 cm LITERATURE:

For similar inlay work see: Howard Pain, The Heritage of Upper Canadian Furniture, 1978, plates 869 & 870. $500 — 700


152 ONTARIO BIRD’S EYE MAPLE PEDESTAL TABLE, WATERLOO COUNTY, C.1830 the circular top supported on a tapering octagonal shaft to naively scrolling tripod base, height 28 in — 71.1 cm $300 — 400

153 GOVERNMENT HOUSE FLAG OF THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR OF NOVA SCOTIA, MID 20TH CENTURY silkscreened nylon, inscribed on the hoist ‘Gov’t House’ in red, 36 x 72 in — 91.4 x 182.9 cm $100 — 150


154 PRINCE PHILIP, DUKE OF EDINBURGH BANNER OF ARMS, MID 20TH CENTURY the quartered linen flag with panels for Denmark (three blue lions passant on a yellow field strewn with nine sea-leaves, depicted as red hearts), Greece (a white cross on a blue field), Mountbatten (five vertical white and black stripes) and Edinburg (a three turreted castle), 36 x 72 in — 91.4 x 182.9 cm $100 — 200

155 WWII ERA CANADIAN RED ENSIGN, MID 20TH CENTURY the six foot piecework linen flag with applied maker’s label for Scyco Canada, 36 x 72 in — 91.4 x 182.9 cm $100 — 150


156 LARGE WWII ERA CANADIAN RED ENSIGN, MID 20TH CENTURY the 12 foot piecework linen flag with applied maker’s label for Scyco Canada, 72 x 144 in — 182.9 x 365.8 cm; 72 in — 182.9 cm $200 — 300


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A premium of 20% of the successful bid price of each lot. A charge of 13% HST (Harmonized Sales Tax) is applicable on the hammer price and buyer’s premium, except for purchases exported from Canada. In the case where purchases are shipped out of the province of Ontario, the HST or GST is charged based on the tax status of that province.

payment

Payment for purchases must be by cash, INTERAC direct debit (CDN clients in person only), certified cheque (U.S. & Overseas not applicable), travelers cheque, bank draft, electronic transfer (fee applies), VISA or Mastercard (up to $25,000). ALL PRICES IN CANADIAN FUNDS

Selling at Waddington’s bidding

The Auctioneer may also execute bids on behalf of the consignor to protect the reserve. The reserve is the confidential minimum price the seller is willing to accept for his or her property, below which it will not be sold.

shipping

waddington’s commission rates Items selling for $7,501 or more 10% Items selling for $2,501 to $7,500 15% Items selling for $251 to $2,500 20%

The Auctioneers will not undertake packing or shipping. The purchaser must designate and arrange for the services of an independent shipper and be responsible for all shipping, insurance expenses and any necessary export permits that may apply. The Auctioneers will, upon request, provide names of professional packers and shippers but will not be held responsible for the service or have any liability for providing this information. Reliable preauction estimates of shipping costs of lots offered in this sale may be obtained from:

Items selling for $250 or less 25%

PakShip

*There is a minimum handling charge of $20 per item

Safer Shipping Inc. 416-299-3367 / 416-299-9750 perry@safershipping.ca / www.safershipping.ca

A 1% insurance charge, based on the hammer price of the property, will be applied to all accounts.

905-470-6874 / 905-470-6875 / 416-293-8225 taurus@pakship.ca / www.pakship.ca

removal of purchases

Purchases must be paid for within 48 hours of the date of the sale, and removed from premises within 10 days of the date of sale (see Conditions of Sale, conditions 8 to 15). Clients are advised that packing and/or handling of purchased lots by our employees or agents is undertaken solely as a courtesy for the convenience of clients.

cites

Restrictions exist regarding the import and export of species protected under CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species). This includes but is not limited to items made of or containing bone (whalebone etc.), ivory, tortoise shell, seal skin, rhinoceros horn and any other animal part and is strictly controlled or forbidden by most countries. Please review your country’s laws before bidding on pieces made of or containing these restricted items. It is the sole responsibility of the buyer to inquire about and obtain the proper permits for artwork purchased that may contain restricted materials, if such permit can be obtained. Please contact the department for further assistance. Failure to obtain necessary import/ export permits will not void any sale. All Narwhal Tusks must have a Marine Harvest Number or a Marine and Mammal Transport number to be sold at Waddington’s. For more information please visit: www.cites.org

*There is a minimum handling charge of $20 per item canadian art department commission rates Items selling for $7,501 or more 10% Items selling for $2,501 to $7,500 15% Items selling for $2,500 or less 20%

insurance

auction advice

For auction advice on paintings, drawings, prints, jewellery, and various forms of decorative arts and other collectibles, please feel free to contact us via email or telephone. We are pleased to review emails containing photographs and information on your pieces in order to provide auction estimates for you to consider. For collections with a variety of objects, please contact our Appraisals and Consignments department (consignments@waddingtons. ca). For department-specific inquiries, please contact the specialist and/or department directly. All contact information can be found at www.waddingtons.ca. Our offices are located in Toronto and Vancouver, but our specialists occasionally travel to major Canadian cities to meet with prospective consignors. To receive more information on Valuation Days across Canada or to arrange an appointment, please contact our Toronto office (416-504-9100). Please note that property typically arrives at Waddington’s at least three months before the sale in order to allow our specialists time to research, catalogue, photograph and promote the items. Consignors will receive a contract to sign, setting forth terms and fees for our services.


Conditions of Sale 1. All lots are sold “AS IS”. Any description issued by the auctioneer of an article to be sold is subject to variation to be posted or announced verbally in the auction room prior to the time of sale. While the auctioneer has endeavoured not to mislead in the description issued, and the utmost care is taken to ensure the correct cataloguing of each item, such descriptions are purely statements of opinion and are not intended to constitute a representation to the prospective purchasers and no warranty of the correctness of such description is made. An opportunity for inspection of each article is offered prior to the time of sale. No sale will be set aside on account of lack of correspondence of the article with its description or its reproduction, if any, whether colour or black & white. Some lots are of an age and/or nature which preclude their being in pristine condition and some catalogue descriptions make reference to damage and/or restoration. The lack of such a reference does not imply that a lot is free from defects nor does any reference to certain defects imply the absence of others. Frames on artwork are not included as part of purchase or condition. It is the responsibility of prospective purchasers to inspect or have inspected each lot upon which they wish to bid, relying upon their own advisers, and to bid accordingly. 2. Each lot sold is subject to a 20% buyers premium as part of the purchase price. 3. Unless exempted by law, the buyer is required to pay Harmonized Sales Tax on the total purchase price including the buyer’s premium. For international buyers, taxes are not applicable when purchases are shipped out of country. Items shipped out of Ontario, the buyer is required to pay taxes as per the tax status of that province, whether it HST or GST (Goods and Services Tax).

6. Each lot may be subject to an unpublished reserve which may be changed at any time by agreement between the auctioneer and the consignor. The auctioneer may bid, or direct an employee to bid, on behalf of the consignor as agreed between them. In addition, the auctioneer may accept and submit absentee and telephone bids, to be executed by an employee of the auctioneer, pursuant to the instructions of prospective purchasers not in attendance at the sale. 7. The highest bidder accepted by the auctioneer for any lot shall be the buyer and such buyer shall forthwith assume full risk and responsibility for the lot and must comply with such other Conditions of Sale as may be applicable. If any dispute should arise between bidders the auctioneer shall have the absolute discretion to designate the buyer or, at his option, to withdraw any disputed lot from the sale, or to re-offer it at the same or a subsequent sale. The auctioneer’s decision in all cases shall be final. 8. Immediately after the purchase of a lot, the buyer shall pay or undertake to the satisfaction of the auctioneer with respect to payment of the whole or any part of the purchase price requested by the auctioneer, failing which the auctioneer in his sole discretion may cancel the sale, with or without re-offering the item for sale. 9. The buyer shall pay for all lots within 48 hours from the date of the sale, after which a late charge of 2% per month on the total invoice may be incurred or the auctioneer, in his sole discretion, may cancel the sale. The buyer shall not become the owner of the lot until paid for in full. Items must be removed within 10 days from the date of sale, after which storage charges may be incurred.

4. The auctioneer reserves the right to withdraw any lot from sale at any time, to divide any lot or to combine any two or more lots at his sole discretion, all without notice.

10. Each lot purchased, unless the sale is cancelled as above, shall be held by the auctioneer at his premises or at a public warehouse at the sole risk of the buyer until fully paid for and taken away.

5. The auctioneer has the right to refuse any bid and to advance the bidding at his absolute discretion. The auctioneer reserves the right not to accept and not to reject any bid. Without limitation, any bid which is not commensurate with the value of the article offered, or which is merely a nominal or fractional advance over the previous bid may not be recognized.

11. Notwithstanding condition no. 1, if the buyer, prior to removal of a lot, makes arrangements satisfactory to the auctioneer for the inspection of such lot by a fully qualified person acceptable to the auctioneer to determine the genuineness or authenticity of the lot, to be carried out promptly following the sale of the lot, and if, but only if, within a period of 14

days following the sale a written opinion of such person is presented to the auctioneer to the effect that the lot is not genuine or authentic, accompanied by a written request by the buyer for rescission of the sale, then the sale of the lot will be rescinded and the sale price refunded to the buyer. 12. Payment for purchases must be by cash, INTERAC direct debit (Cdn clients in person only), certified cheque (U.S. & Overseas not applicable), travelers cheque, bank draft, electronic transfer (fee applies), and VISA or Mastercard (up to $25,000). 13. In the event of failure to pay for or remove articles within the aforementioned time limit, the auctioneer, without limitation of the rights of the consignor and the auctioneer against the buyer, may resell any of the articles affected, and in such case the original buyer shall be responsible to the auctioneer and the consignor for: (a) any deficiency in price between the resale amount and the amount to have been paid by the original buyer; (b) any reasonable charge by the auctioneer for the storage of such articles until payment and removal by the subsequent buyer; and (c) the amount of commission which the auctioneer would have earned had payment been made in full by the original buyer. 14. It is the responsibility of the buyer to make all arrangements for insuring, packing and removing the property purchased and any assistance by the auctioneer or his servants, agents or contractors, in packing or removal shall be rendered as a courtesy and without any liability to them. 15. The auctioneer acts solely as agent for the consignor and makes no representation as to any attribute of, title to, or restriction affecting the articles consigned for sale. Without limitation, the buyer understands that any item bought may be affected by the provisions of the Cultural Property Export Act (Canada). 16. The auctioneer reserves the right to refuse admission to the sale or to refuse to recognize any or all bids from any particular person or persons at any auction.


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