labour day weekend sale

Apsley Auctions

1 September, 2018 9:30 am

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From Kingston:

ANTIQUES: 19 x 26 1/2" linen map of the Magdalen Islands, (most recent date on map is 1910)

COLLECTIBLES: vintage ornate bird cage, antique bird trap, toys to include wind-up clown on bicycle, large Arnold Toys Scottie dog w/ key, wind-up Santa Claus with ringing bell, wind-up drumming rabbit, friction duck and puzzle cat both with original boxes, Vulcan Junior sewing machine, Ty beanie babies – 20 tagged & 3 Mcdonalds issue MIP, WWII issue bear paw snowshoes (made in England by Goodearl Bros.), pr. Chestnut Canoe Co. trapper's snowshoes (exc.), trapper's snowshoes, metal advertising signs to include 37 x 33" enamel 7UP sign, Delaval, Coke, highway route 4, Castrol GTX, Castrol, 36 x 24" restored Neison Dairy sign (1930's), Toronto Peterborough Transport sign & more, original Spring and Summer 1947 Eaton's catalogue, vitage hood ornaments, pr. red metal outdoor benches, pr.silver candlesticks, wood carvings & carved lamps from Quebec to include Gaston Turcotte, Georges Beauregard & more, pr. Gerzit figural steins, wood carvng on copper plaque (Quebec), small winter landscape signed Ven Kay, 30+ 1960'S vintage posters to include pin-ups, outdoor life, children, animals & more, jewelry to include silver rings, gold ring w/ sapphires,


ART LIST (framed size in brackets)

All four original paintings by Norval Morrisseau will be sold with their appraisals from Joe Mcloed, owner of the Maslak- Mcloed Gallery. Until his death in 2017, he was considered to be the foremost expert on Morrisseau's works.

  1. Norval Morrisseau (Copper Thunderbird) acrylic on canvas self portrait, stretched over frame, 83 x 48", signed in syllabics, lower left

  2. Norval Morrisseau acrylic on canvas self- portrait of his human and animal spirits, stretched over frame, signed in syllabics 48 1/2" x 37 1/2"

  3. Norval Morrisseau acrylic on kraft paper of two birds, 31 1/2 x 27 1/2" (34 x 381/2")

  4. Norval Morrisseau acrylic on craft paper of blue, red and yellow birds. 23 x 23", (25 x 25")


  5. Richard Bedwash acrylic on paper of spirit bear, untitled, signed lower right in syllabics and English, 30 1/2 x 22 1/4"

  6. Richard Bedwash limited edition silk screen print 'Artist Entering the Shaking Tent', unframed, 19 1/2 x 25"

  7. Richard Bedwash limited edition silk screen print 'My Brothers and Me', unframed, 25 x 19"

  8. Richard Bedwash limited edition silk screen print 'Unity in Life', unframed, 25 x 19"

  9. Goyce Kakegamic limited edition silk screen print 'Shaking the Tent', 96/98, 20 x 26", 1981

  10. Josh Kakegamic limited edition serigraph, 'Learning the Trade' 15 x22 1/4", 38/93, unframed, pencil signed lower right 1979

  11. Linus acrylic on paper, 15 x 20" of two bison, unframed, signed lower left 'Linus '98

  12. Jay Bell Redbird acrylic on paper of three eagles, unframed, 30 x 22 1/2", signed lower left

  13. Jay Bell Redbird acrylic on paper of three hummingbirds , unframed, 30 x 22 1/2", signed lower right

  14. Jay Bell Redbird acrylic on paper of geese and power symbols, unframed, 40 x 26", signed lower left

  15. Leland Bell serigraph "Four Grandfathers", 22 1/4 x 30", signed lower right, Artist's Proof

  16. Carl Beam mixed media on paper of whale, 23 x 30 1/2", pencil signed lower right.

  17. Carl Beam mixed media on paper of the sun, 12 x16"

  18. Carl Beam mixed media on paper of eagle, 12 x16"

  19. Ann Beam mixed media on paper of girl performing martial arts, 12 x 16"

  20. Carl Beam mixed media on paper of bald eagle, 12 x16"


More to come! Check for updates


Wally James/Auctioneer (705)656-9467


A stunning collection of CAndian Indigenous art from one collection and many unique and unusual items!

See you there!


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