ONLINE AUCTION

Waddington’s West: Canadian Art from Private Collections


SEPTEMBER 19 - 24

This auction features a diverse selection of Canadian art with works by Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists in a variety of mediums. The auction is mostly West Coast in flavour with representation of artworks by Jack Shadbolt, Gordon Smith, Toni Onley, Roy Arden, Stephen Waddell, Graham Gillmore, Karin Bubas, Attila Lukacs, Robert Genn, Beau Dick, Bill Reid and Robert Davidson. The Rockies and Prairies are represented by Dorothy Knowles, Alfred and Barbara Leighton.

Also included are works by Kenojuak Ashevak, Tim Pitseolak, Sheouak Petaulassie, and Toonoo Sharkey amongst many others.

All artworks are located in Vancouver and shipping is the responsibility of the successful bidders.

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Contemporary Art


September 26 - October 1

Our fall contemporary auction will feature a mix of collecting categories and a wide range of media, including painting, drawing, photography, and sculpture.

Highlights include work by Kent Monkman, Edward Burtynsky, Chris Cran, Wanda Koop, Steve Driscoll, Rodney Graham, Philip Iverson, Mara Korkola, Kevin Sonmor and James Lahey—an excellent opportunity to collect work by Canadian powerhouses.

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KARIN BUBAŠ
IVY HOUSE, WASHER, 2003
Estimate $1,500-$2,500

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SNAP Photography Auction


OCTOBER 3 - 8

The SNAP Online Auction represents Winners and Jury Selections from SNAP’s annual Photo Competition. These contemporary, lens-based works are selected from among hundreds of entries by a jury of talented professionals in the fields of photography, printing and framing. Proceeds from this auction will support ACT (AIDS Committee of Toronto) in its mission to reduce new HIV infections in Toronto, and promote the independence, dignity, health and well-being of people living with HIV and AIDS and those at increased risk of HIV.

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Canadian Art: Modern & Contemporary


OCTOBER 26 - 31

BEWABON SHILLING
FIELD SERIES #16, 2005

PRICE REALISED: $3,182

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Canadian Art: Modern & Contemporary


OCTOBER 26 - 31

THRUSH HOLMES
ROYAL FUCKING PAINTING, 2018

PRICE REALISED: $9,000

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Canadian Art: Modern & Contemporary


OCTOBER 26 - 31

EDWARD BURTYNSKY
OXFORD TIRE PILE #3, WESTLEY, CALIFORNIA, 1999/2015

PRICE REALISED: $7,800

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Contemporary Art

Waddington’s Contemporary Art department hosts bi-annual and thematic auctions highlighting artwork produced from the late 20th century to the present day. Works created with diverse concepts, methods and materials by the finest Canadian and International artists who transcend traditional art practices and hold global appeal for new and seasoned collectors alike.

Notable Sales

Christian Marcel Barbeau

Christian Marcel Barbeau

FOL OISEAU, 1972


October 25, 2018

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $7,200

Gideon Tomaschoff

Gideon Tomaschoff

LA BOCA


November 20, 2018

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $5,400

Kim Dorland

Kim Dorland

BUSH PARTY #6


November 27, 2017

Estimate $12,000-$18,000

Realised: $12,000

Mike Bayne

Mike Bayne

FEBRUARY LANDSCAPE, STUDY NO. 6, 2004


October 25, 2018

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $6,780

Michael Adamson

Michael Adamson

A MARINER BORN


November 20, 2018

Estimate $6,000-$8,000

Realised: $6,000

Michael Adamson

Michael Adamson

FOREST ELEPHANTS ARE SMALLER


November 20, 2018

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $7,680

Thrush Holmes

Thrush Holmes

POEMS, 2018


November 20, 2018

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $7,440

Michael Smith

Michael Smith

OVERRUN


November 20, 2018

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $10,380

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Waddington’s West: Canadian Art from Private Collections

September 19 - 24, 2020

This auction features a diverse selection of Canadian art with works by Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists in a variety of mediums. The auction is mostly West Coast in flavour with representation of artworks by Jack Shadbolt, Gordon Smith, Toni Onley, Roy Arden, Stephen Waddell, Graham Gillmore, Karin Bubas, Attila Lukacs, Robert Genn, Beau Dick, Bill Reid and Robert Davidson. The Rockies and Prairies are represented by Dorothy Knowles, Alfred and Barbara Leighton.

Also included are works by Kenojuak Ashevak, Tim Pitseolak, Sheouak Petaulassie, and Toonoo Sharkey amongst many others.

All artworks are located in Vancouver and shipping will be the responsibility of the successful bidders.

We are pleased to offer private previews by appointment only. Please contact jd@waddingtons.ca for condition reports or to book a preview appointment. Please note that health and safety protocols are in place.

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Contemporary Art

September 26 - October 01, 2020

Our fall contemporary auction will feature a mix of collecting categories and a wide range of media, including painting, drawing, photography, and sculpture.

Highlights include work by Kent Monkman, Edward Burtynsky, Chris Cran, Wanda Koop, Steve Driscoll, Rodney Graham, Philip Iverson, Mara Korkola, Kevin Sonmor and James Lahey—an excellent opportunity to collect work by Canadian powerhouses.

For more information contact us.

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SNAP Photography Auction

October 03 - 08, 2020

The SNAP Online Auction represents Winners and Jury Selections from SNAP’s annual Photo Competition.

These contemporary, lens-based works are selected from among hundreds of entries by a jury of talented professionals in the fields of photography, printing and framing.

Proceeds from this auction will support ACT (AIDS Committee of Toronto) in its mission to reduce new HIV infections in Toronto, and promote the independence, dignity, health and well-being of people living with HIV and AIDS and those at increased risk of HIV.

Waddington’s is proud to support ACT.

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It’s Elemental: Line and Colour in Contemporary Art

October 24 - 29, 2020

A beautifully cohesive auction with expressive works by established artists, “It’s Elemental” focuses on the intersection of line and colour in contemporary art. Carefully curated over many months, this auction asks collectors to reconsider the basic principles of design and how they manifest in the work of this diverse group of artists.

Canadian artists of note include John Hartman, Wanda Koop, Thomas Sherlock Hodgson, Yves Gaucher, Melanie Authier, Nicole Katsuras, Greg Hardy and Angela Leach. Ahead of 2021, which has been proclaimed as the Year of Public Art in Toronto, collectors should keep an eye out for Shayne Dark’s maquette for “Double Take,” a public sculpture located on Ted Rogers Way.

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