the canadian spring auction season is already underway, and we wanted to share our top picks.
BC Binning, "theme painting no. 2", oil on board, 1953, 23 x 35.25 ins
heffel est. $30,000 - $50,000
tom thomson, untitled, oil on plywood, 8 1/8" x 10 7/8", c. 1915
Tonight at maynards auction house in Vancouver, a tom thomson will go up for auction. with an estimate between $150,000 and $250,000, Kate bellringer, the director of contemporary and canadian art at maynards, suspects it will go for much more.
an unknown consigner brought in the sketch he claims to have found at a garage sale, along with another painting by frederick horsman varley.
bellringer, states that experts (who...