Buy & Sell

Waddington’s is Canada’s most complete provider of auction, appraisal and collection management services. Unique in the breadth of our knowledge, we are pleased to offer a wide range of services to assist our clients with selling, buying, appraising and managing their valuables.

How to Buy

Everything You need to know to get you started bidding on Auctions at Waddington’s.

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How to Sell

Find out why selecting Waddington’s is the right choice for consigning your works of art, wine or specialty items.

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Notable Sales

Josephie Pootoogook   ᔭᓴᐱ ᑭᑐᒍ

Josephie Pootoogook ᔭᓴᐱ ᑭᑐᒍ

Jofully I See Ten Caribou


November 21, 2017

Estimate $6,000-$9,000

Realised: $12,000

Eduard Wiiralt

Eduard Wiiralt

SAARNAAJA PREDIKANTEN (THE PREACHER), 1932


October 04, 2018

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $20,400

John Graham Coughtry

John Graham Coughtry

TWO FIGURE SERIES XIX, 1964


November 24, 2014

Estimate $30,000-$50,000

Realised: $129,800

Paul Peel

Paul Peel

Portrait of a Woman


November 23, 2015

Estimate $25,000-$30,000

Realised: $35,400

Kenojuak Ashevak

Kenojuak Ashevak

Enchanted Owl (Green Tail)


November 05, 2007

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $52,800

Davidialuk Alasua Amittu

Davidialuk Alasua Amittu

FIGURES ON A SLEEPING PLATFORM


November 17, 2014

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $45,600

Best of Bordeaux – 2008 Vintage

Best of Bordeaux – 2008 Vintage

Fall 2018 Fine Wine Auction


September 18, 2018

Estimate $6,300-$7,600

Realised: $7,356

Lawren Stewart Harris

Lawren Stewart Harris

STREET SCENE (LSH 135)


May 26, 2014

Estimate $400,000-$600,000

Realised: $1,150,500

Search Prices Realised

Our Prices Realised page provides a comprehensive index of our past auctions - sorted by name or date, with filters for department and year. View the results in a gallery or convenient list format.

Our Specialists

Working with Waddington's means partnering with industry leading experts who are passionate about their specialties, and are backed by a market leading company.

Seeking Consignments

Waddington’s welcomes consignments for our upcoming auctions including the following:

  • Unique American, Modern and Contemporary fine art
  • Antique & Modern Silver & Gold
  • Bordeaux and Burgundy First Growth Wines
  • British Paintings
  • Bronze & Marble Sculpture
  • Canadian 19th Century Topographical Paintings
  • Canadian Fine Art by:
    – F.A. Verner
    – Paul Kane
    – Tom Thomson
    – Emily Carr
    – David Milne
    – William Kurelek
    – Sorel Etrog
    – Alex Colville
    – Christopher Pratt
    – Mary Pratt
  • Canadian Fine Art by artists affiliated with:
    – Group of Seven
    – Beaver Hall
    – Les Automatistes
    – Les Plasticiennes
    – Painters 11
    – Regina Five
  • Canadian Historical Maps, Documents
  • Chandeliers, Sconces & Decorative Lighting
  • Continental Paintings
  • Fine Prints and Photography
  • Inuit sculpture and graphics from the 1950s & 1960s
  • Lalique, Gallé, Daum, Baccarat, Venini, Orrefors, Tiffany, Steuben & other Signed Glass
  • Maps & Militaria
  • Old Master and Related Works
  • Fine Jewellery
  • Signed Designer Pieces of costume & silver jewellery
  • Studio & Art Pottery, including Doulton, Martin Bros., Rookwood, Weller, Harlander, Deichmann, etc.
  • Watches.

Please visit our individual department pages for more detail.

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