Heffel's Top 10 Artists' Records

Heffel was established as an auction house in 1995 as a division of Heffel Gallery Limited. Since that time, we have established ourselves as the market leader. The following are the record sales in each category which have contributed to these results.

Paintings   Watercolours   Drawings   Prints   Sculptures  
  Prints

Record Walter Joseph (W.J.) Phillips sale

Walter Joseph (W.J.) Phillips
Karlukwees, BC
colour woodcut
10 1/2 x 12 1/2in   26.7 x 31.7cm

Estimate: $20,000 ~ $30,000 CAD
Sold for: $93,600 CAD

Sale date: Thursday, November 28, 2013

Record David Lloyd Blackwood sale

David Lloyd Blackwood
Fire Down on the Labrador
etching and aquatint on paper
31 1/2 x 19 3/4in   80 x 50.2cm

Estimate: $30,000 ~ $50,000 CAD
Sold for: $85,250 CAD

Sale date: Thursday, November 26, 2020

Record Kenojuak Ashevak sale

Kenojuak Ashevak
The Woman Who Lives in the Sun
stonecut in red on laid japan paper
19 1/2 x 23in   49.5 x 66cm

Estimate: $10,000 ~ $15,000 CAD
Sold for: $40,950 CAD

Sale date: Thursday, November 28, 2013

Record Alexander Colville sale

Alexander Colville
Woman, Dog and Canoe
serigraph on paper
17 x 27 1/2in   43.2 x 69.8cm

Estimate: $8,000 ~ $10,000 CAD
Sold for: $32,450 CAD

Sale date: Saturday, November 26, 2016

Record Edwin Headley Holgate sale

Edwin Headley Holgate
Snow Clouds
silkscreen
16 x 20 3/4in   40.6 x 52.7cm

Estimate: $2,000 ~ $3,000 CAD
Sold for: $23,000 CAD

Sale date: Saturday, May 31, 2008

Record Christopher Pratt sale

Christopher Pratt
Breakwater, 1976
colour serigraph
21 x 29in   53.3 x 73.7cm

Estimate: $3,000 ~ $4,000 CAD
Sold for: $15,000 CAD

Sale date: Thursday, May 27, 2021

Record Guido Molinari sale

Guido Molinari
Sans titre (Quantificateur pourpre)
serigraph on paper
50 1/8 x 38 1/8in   127.3 x 96.8cm

Estimate: $3,000 ~ $5,000 CAD
Sold for: $13,750 CAD

Sale date: Thursday, October 29, 2020

Record Jean Paul Riopelle sale

Jean Paul Riopelle
Avocette
lithograph and mixed media
27 x 29in   68.6 x 73.7cm

Estimate: $12,000 ~ $16,000 CAD
Sold for: $12,980 CAD

Sale date: Saturday, May 28, 2016

Record Betty Roodish Goodwin sale

Betty Roodish Goodwin
Shirt IV
etching on paper
31 1/4 x 23 1/2in   79.4 x 59.7cm

Estimate: $3,000 ~ $5,000 CAD
Sold for: $8,750 CAD

Sale date: Thursday, March 25, 2021

Record Alfred Joseph (A.J.) Casson sale

Alfred Joseph (A.J.) Casson
White Pine
silkscreen on paper board
30 x 40in   76.2 x 101.6cm

Estimate: $2,000 ~ $2,500 CAD
Sold for: $8,625 CAD

Sale date: Saturday, May 31, 2008