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UPDATED April 8, 2021

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ONLINE AUCTION

Prints & Photography


April 17 - 22

With a selection of works by classic, modern and contemporary masters, this auction showcases impressive graphics by mid-20th century American printmakers alongside a selection of rare Canadian and international prints and folios by artists including Victor Vasarely, Pablo Picasso, Joan Miró and Josef Albers.

Please contact us for auction details, additional photographs, condition reports or virtual consultations.

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ONLINE AUCTION

Rugs & Carpets


April 17 - 22

This auction consists predominantly of Persian weaves with some examples from the Caucasus, Turkey, Morocco, India and China. Highlights include a late 19th century Feraghan Sarouk rug; a late 19th century Malayer Sarouk carpet; a Senna rug c.1920; a 1970s Nain part silk garden design rug;  a fine Kayseri silk prayer rug c.1970/80; Kurdish Khorassan carpet c.1970; and a 1940s Navajo blanket.

Please contact us for auction details, additional photographs, condition reports or virtual consultations.

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Inuit Art


May 8 - 13, 2021

With a focus on a global approach this season through our digital catalogue and online platform, Waddington’s is pleased to present our major Spring 2021 Inuit Art Auction. Included are works by highly sought after artists such as Kenojuak Ashevak, Joe Talirunili, Jessie Oonark, John Tiktak, Johnny Inukpuk, Karoo Ashevak, and Marion Tuu’luq.

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Katilvik


Inuit & Canadian Indigenous Art Resource

A virtual resource place to discover, learn and research unique works of art and the artists who create them.

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Notable Sales

Zhang Shuqi (1901-1957), Bird, Butterfly, and Peony

Zhang Shuqi (1901-1957), Bird, Butterfly, and Peony

张书旂 (1900-1957) 杞菊延年 设色纸本 镜框


October 29, 2020

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $8,400

Gilt Bronze Figure of Vairocana, Qing Dynasty

Gilt Bronze Figure of Vairocana, Qing Dynasty

清 铜鎏金大日如来坐像


October 29, 2020

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $13,200

TOM THOMSON

TOM THOMSON

A QUIET SUMMER EVENING, c.1913


September 17, 2020

Estimate $250,000-$350,000

Realised: $360,000

ALEXANDRA LUKE

ALEXANDRA LUKE

UNTITLED COMPOSITION, 1957


May 28, 2018

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $10,800

WALTER HAWLEY YARWOOD, R.C.A.

WALTER HAWLEY YARWOOD, R.C.A.

A VERY SMALL TOTEM


November 19, 2018

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $18,000

PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD, O.S.A., R.C.A.

PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD, O.S.A., R.C.A.

A NORTHERN LAKE


November 19, 2018

Estimate $8,000-$12,000

Realised: $21,600

ALBERT HENRY ROBINSON, R.C.A.

ALBERT HENRY ROBINSON, R.C.A.

SPRINGTIME IN THE HILLS, 1927


November 19, 2018

Estimate $80,000-$120,000

Realised: $102,000

Christian Marcel Barbeau

Christian Marcel Barbeau

FOL OISEAU, 1972


October 25, 2018

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $7,200

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Upcoming Auctions & Events

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Prints & Photography

April 17 - 22, 2021

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Rugs & Carpets

April 17 - 22, 2021

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Discovery Art

April 24 - 29, 2021

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Mother & Child

May 01 - 06, 2021

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