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#1135 ~ Gissing - The Canadian Rockies - Near Lake Louise
#1135 ~ Gissing - The Canadian Rockies - Near Lake Louise
Lot #1135

Artist Roland Gissing
Title The Canadian Rockies - Near Lake Louise
Media oil on wood board
Size 13.5 x 16.25 in. / 34.3 x 41.3 cm.

Notes
unsigned; bears artist's name and title on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Garfield Galleries, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $702
2023/12/02
#1136 ~ Gissing - Bow Lake at Crawford Glacier
#1136 ~ Gissing - Bow Lake at Crawford Glacier
Lot #1136

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Bow Lake at Crawford Glacier
Media oil on canvas board
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $995
2023/12/02
#1137 ~ Gissing - Athabasca River
#1137 ~ Gissing - Athabasca River
Lot #1137

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Athabasca River
Media oil on wood board
Size 12 x 15.5 in. / 30.5 x 39.4 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; bears title on backing; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,404
2023/12/02
#1138 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost River Valley
#1138 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost River Valley
Lot #1138

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Ghost River Valley
Media oil on paper board
Size 9 x 12 in. / 22.9 x 30.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed; some handling marks and surface dirt noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Sold
CAD $702
2023/12/02
#1139 ~ Gissing - Sunwapta Valley
#1139 ~ Gissing - Sunwapta Valley
Lot #1139

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Sunwapta Valley
Media oil on paper board
Size 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 24.1 x 29.2 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled on label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, British Columbia
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Sold
CAD $761
2023/12/02
#54 ~ Gissing - Stewart Valley
#54 ~ Gissing - Stewart Valley
Lot #54

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Stewart Valley
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1963
Size 22 x 30 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $1,872
2023/11/05
#55 ~ Gissing - Winter Sunset
#55 ~ Gissing - Winter Sunset
Lot #55

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Winter Sunset
Media oil on canvas
Size 20 x 27 in. / 50.8 x 68.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $3,218
2023/11/05
#56 ~ Gissing - Spillimacheen River
#56 ~ Gissing - Spillimacheen River
Lot #56

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Spillimacheen River
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 in. / 45.7 x 61 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Vancouver
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,500

Sold
CAD $3,510
2023/11/05
#57 ~ Gissing - Autumn in the Selkirks
#57 ~ Gissing - Autumn in the Selkirks
Lot #57

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn in the Selkirks
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 22 in. / 40.6 x 55.9 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on label verso; framed

Provenance
Canadian Art Galleries, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,404
2023/11/05
#58 ~ Gissing - Kicking Horse River
#58 ~ Gissing - Kicking Horse River
Lot #58

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Kicking Horse River
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 20 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,521
2023/11/05
#59 ~ Gissing - Afternoon Sun
#59 ~ Gissing - Afternoon Sun
Lot #59

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Afternoon Sun
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1966
Size 14 x 18 in. / 35.6 x 45.7 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some scratches on frame noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $702
2023/11/05
#2112 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Stream at Dusk
#2112 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Stream at Dusk
Lot #2112

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Stream at Dusk
Media pastel on paper
Size 10 x 14 in. / 25.4 x 35.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$700-$900

Sold
CAD $2,457
2023/05/20
#2113 ~ Gissing - Summer Day, B.C. Coast
#2113 ~ Gissing - Summer Day, B.C. Coast
Lot #2113

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Summer Day, B.C. Coast
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1964
Size 14 x 18 in. / 35.6 x 45.7 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
from the Estate of Dr. Joan Snyder, a prominent Calgary philanthropist; proceeds from this work will help fulfill Joan's wishes to support the University of Calgary. To read more about Dr. Joan Snyder, visit the University of Calgary's Memoriam
Estimate CAD$700-$900

Sold
CAD $2,574
2023/05/20
#2114 ~ Gissing - Rodeo
#2114 ~ Gissing - Rodeo
Lot #2114

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Rodeo
Media ink on paper
Dated 1924
Size 7.5 x 5.75 in. / 19 x 14.6 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; framed with archival mat and special glass; some handling marks on frame noted

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from the Estate of Dr. Joan Snyder, a prominent Calgary philanthropist; proceeds from this work will help fulfill Joan's wishes to support the University of Calgary. To read more about Dr. Joan Snyder, visit the University of Calgary's Memoriam
Estimate CAD$300-$500

Sold
CAD $2,223
2023/05/20
#66 ~ Gissing - Storm Over Minnewanka
#66 ~ Gissing - Storm Over Minnewanka
Lot #66

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Storm Over Minnewanka
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1953
Size 27 x 35 in. / 68.6 x 88.9 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, British Columbia
Estimate CAD$4,000-$6,000

Sold
CAD $7,605
2023/04/23
#67 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Rockyview Country
#67 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Rockyview Country
Lot #67

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Rockyview Country
Media oil on paper board
Size 14 x 20 in. / 35.6 x 50.8 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,404
2023/04/23
#68 ~ Gissing - Near Kew
#68 ~ Gissing - Near Kew
Lot #68

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Near Kew
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1960
Size 14 x 17.5 in. / 35.6 x 44.4 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Reference
lot includes Roland Gissing: The Peoples' Painter by Max Foran and Nonie Houlton, published by The University of Calgary Press, 1988

Provenance
from the Estate of Dr. Joan Snyder, a prominent Calgary philanthropist; proceeds from this work will help fulfill Joan's wishes to support the University of Calgary. To read more about Dr. Joan Snyder, visit the University of Calgary's Memoriam
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,872
2023/04/23
#69 ~ Gissing - Winter in the Foothills
#69 ~ Gissing - Winter in the Foothills
Lot #69

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Winter in the Foothills
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1966
Size 14 x 17.5 in. / 35.6 x 44.4 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Reference
lot includes Roland Gissing: The Peoples' Painter by Max Foran and Nonie Houlton, published by The University of Calgary Press, 1988

Provenance
from the Estate of Dr. Joan Snyder, a prominent Calgary philanthropist; proceeds from this work will help fulfill Joan's wishes to support the University of Calgary. To read more about Dr. Joan Snyder, visit the University of Calgary's Memoriam
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $3,510
2023/04/23
#1126 ~ Gissing - Sweetgrass, Alb.
#1126 ~ Gissing - Sweetgrass, Alb.
Lot #1126

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Sweetgrass, Alb.
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1965
Size 11.75 x 15.75 in. / 29.8 x 40 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some handling marks on frame noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$800-$1,200

Sold
CAD $644
2022/12/03
#1127 ~ Gissing - Autumn Showers
#1127 ~ Gissing - Autumn Showers
Lot #1127

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn Showers
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1966
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Estimate CAD$800-$1,200

Sold
CAD $585
2022/12/03
#53 ~ Gissing - Foothills Harvest
#53 ~ Gissing - Foothills Harvest
Lot #53

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Foothills Harvest
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 in. / 45.7 x 61 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed; small scratch located lower right; some minor stains noted throughout; some handling marks on frame noted

Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,500

Sold
CAD $2,223
2022/11/06
#54 ~ Gissing - Princess Margaret Mt.
#54 ~ Gissing - Princess Margaret Mt.
Lot #54

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Princess Margaret Mt.
Media oil on canvas board
Size 18 x 24 in. / 45.7 x 61 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed; some chipping and handling marks on frame noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,053
2022/11/06
#55 ~ Gissing - Kananaskis River
#55 ~ Gissing - Kananaskis River
Lot #55

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Kananaskis River
Media oil on canvas
Size 18.25 x 24 in. / 46.4 x 61 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed; some surface dirt throughout; handling marks on frame noted

Provenance
private collection, Alberta
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $2,223
2022/11/06
#56 ~ Gissing - In the Foothills
#56 ~ Gissing - In the Foothills
Lot #56

Artist Roland Gissing
Title In the Foothills
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1964
Size 12.25 x 16 in. / 31.1 x 40.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed; some stains and handling marks on frame noted

Provenance
private collection, Quebec
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,170
2022/11/06
#57 ~ Gissing - Autumn Near Spillimacheen
#57 ~ Gissing - Autumn Near Spillimacheen
Lot #57

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn Near Spillimacheen
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1952
Size 16.25 x 20 in. / 41.3 x 50.8 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed; some chips, cracks and handling marks on frame noted

Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,170
2022/11/06
#58 ~ Gissing - Columbia River Valley
#58 ~ Gissing - Columbia River Valley
Lot #58

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Columbia River Valley
Media oil on paper board
Dated 1961
Size 11.75 x 15.75 in. / 29.8 x 40 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on label verso; framed; some minor surface dirt noted

Provenance
private collection, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$800-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,404
2022/11/06
#45 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ranch in the Foothills
#45 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ranch in the Foothills
Lot #45

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Ranch in the Foothills
Media oil on canvas
Size 24 x 42 in. / 61 x 106.7 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed; some surface dirt noted; some chips and surface dirt on frame noted

Provenance
corporate collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$3,000-$4,000

Sold
CAD $5,558
2022/04/24
#46 ~ Gissing - Van Horne Range
#46 ~ Gissing - Van Horne Range
Lot #46

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Van Horne Range
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1955
Size 18 x 24 in. / 45.7 x 61 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears artist's signature, title and date on label verso

Provenance
Canadian Art Galleries, Calgary, label verso; corporate collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $2,340
2022/04/24
#47 ~ Gissing - Pyramid Mt. Jasper
#47 ~ Gissing - Pyramid Mt. Jasper
Lot #47

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Pyramid Mt. Jasper
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 in. / 45.7 x 61 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance
Wallack's Gallery, Ottawa, label verso; private collection, Ontario
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $2,340
2022/04/24
#48 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Sweetgrass Hills
#48 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Sweetgrass Hills
Lot #48

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Sweetgrass Hills
Media oil on canvas board
Size 13.5 x 17.5 in. / 34.3 x 44.4 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Sold
CAD $2,808
2022/04/24
#2132 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Mountain Stream
#2132 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Mountain Stream
Lot #2132

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Mountain Stream
Media pastel on paper
Dated 1928
Size 14.25 x 15.25 in. / 36.2 x 38.7 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower left; framed

Provenance
from the Skinner family, Calgary
Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $995
2021/12/04
#52 ~ Gissing - Golden Poplars
#52 ~ Gissing - Golden Poplars
Lot #52

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Golden Poplars
Media oil on canvas
Size 22 x 30 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on plaque attached to frame and on label verso; framed

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; from the estate of Jerry Segal, formerly of Cottage Craft Gifts and Fine Arts Ltd. in Calgary and also known as Western Canada's 'Sub King'; proceeds being generously donated to a Synagogue
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,500

Sold
CAD $2,106
2021/11/07
#53 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Foothills
#53 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Foothills
Lot #53

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Foothills
Media oil on canvas board
Size 20 x 24 in. / 50.8 x 61 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,638
2021/11/07
#54 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Fall in Alberta
#54 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Fall in Alberta
Lot #54

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Fall in Alberta
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 in. / 45.7 x 61 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; from the estate of Jerry Segal, formerly of Cottage Craft Gifts and Fine Arts Ltd. in Calgary and also known as Western Canada's 'Sub King'; proceeds being generously donated to a Synagogue
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $2,340
2021/11/07
#55 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Rocky Mountain Valley
#55 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Rocky Mountain Valley
Lot #55

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Rocky Mountain Valley
Media oil on canvas
Size 19.75 x 24 in. / 50.2 x 61 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; canvas relined; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Sold
CAD $2,808
2021/11/07
#1112 ~ Gissing - Mountain Landscape
#1112 ~ Gissing - Mountain Landscape
Lot #1112

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Mountain Landscape
Media oil on wood board
Dated 1947
Size 12 x 15.75 in. / 30.5 x 40 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title and date on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Oeno Gallery, Bloomfield, Ontario, label verso; private collection, St. Albert
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Sold
CAD $1,170
2021/05/15
#1113 ~ Gissing - Golden Harvest
#1113 ~ Gissing - Golden Harvest
Lot #1113

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Golden Harvest
Media oil on wood board
Size 11.25 x 15.5 in. / 28.6 x 39.4 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
E.R. Lamm Art Dealer, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Sold
CAD $761
2021/05/15
#1114 ~ Gissing - Springtime, Ghost River Valley
#1114 ~ Gissing - Springtime, Ghost River Valley
Lot #1114

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Springtime, Ghost River Valley
Media oil on paper board
Size 9 x 12 in. / 22.9 x 30.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; bears title on label verso; framed; some restoration noted

Reference
conservation and repair report done by E. Mary DeGrow at Fine Art Paper Conservation in 1995, Winnipeg, attached verso

Provenance
private collection, St. Albert
Estimate CAD$700-$900

Sold
CAD $644
2021/05/15
#33 ~ Gissing - Distant Hills
#33 ~ Gissing - Distant Hills
Lot #33

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Distant Hills
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1964
Size 22 x 36 in. / 55.9 x 91.4 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and dated verso; framed

Provenance
from a Nova Scotia estate
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,500

Sold
CAD $3,510
2021/04/18
#34 ~ Gissing - Winter Sunlight
#34 ~ Gissing - Winter Sunlight
Lot #34

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Winter Sunlight
Media oil canvas
Size 18 x 24 in. / 45.7 x 61 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,755
2021/04/18
#35 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Castle Mountain
#35 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Castle Mountain
Lot #35

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Castle Mountain
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 20 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; framed

Reference
Cyndie M. Lack, Edmonton, conservation treatment label from 2013 attached verso

Provenance
private collection, St. Albert
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,638
2021/04/18
#36 ~ Gissing - Kananaskis Valley
#36 ~ Gissing - Kananaskis Valley
Lot #36

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Kananaskis Valley
Media oil on wood board
Size 12 x 15.75 in. / 30.5 x 40 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on gallery labels verso; framed

Provenance
Canadian Art Galleries, Calgary and Masters Gallery, Calgary, labels verso; private collection, St. Albert
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Sold
CAD $1,989
2021/04/18
#25 ~ Gissing - Near Red Deer Lake
#25 ~ Gissing - Near Red Deer Lake
Lot #25

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Near Red Deer Lake
Media oil canvas board
Dated 1956
Size 14 x 18 in. / 35.6 x 45.7 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some minor surface dirt noted

Provenance
ex-collection Bruce Phillips OC, journalist, including the Calgary Herald and CTV, and Privacy Commissioner of Canada; see his entry here
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $2,223
2020/11/01
#26 ~ Gissing - Emerald Lake
#26 ~ Gissing - Emerald Lake
Lot #26

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Emerald Lake
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1966
Size 12 x 15.75 in. / 30.5 x 40 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
from a Camrose estate
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Sold
CAD $936
2020/11/01
#27 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Winter Stream
#27 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Winter Stream
Lot #27

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Winter Stream
Media oil on canvas board
Size 5 x 7 in. / 12.7 x 17.8 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed on artist's label verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
from a Camrose estate
Estimate CAD$400-$500

Sold
CAD $468
2020/11/01
#41 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Towards the Mountains
#41 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Towards the Mountains
Lot #41

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Towards the Mountains
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Size 22.5 x 33.5 in. / 57.2 x 85.1 cm.

Notes
signed in screen lower right; framed with archival mat

Provenance
corporate collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $644
2020/09/19
#433 ~ Gissing - Cactus
#433 ~ Gissing - Cactus
Lot #433

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Cactus
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1963
Size 8.75 x 12 in. / 22.2 x 30.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$600-$700

Sold
CAD $995
2020/04/19
#1080 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Summer Mountain Valley
#1080 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Summer Mountain Valley
Lot #1080

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Summer Mountain Valley
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Size 23.5 x 35.5 in. / 59.7 x 90.2 cm.

Notes
signed in screen lower right; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $164
2019/11/30
#50 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Southern Alberta Sunset
#50 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Southern Alberta Sunset
Lot #50

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Southern Alberta Sunset
Media oil on canvas board
Size 11.25 x 15.25 in. / 28.6 x 38.7 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Sold
CAD $819
2019/04/14
#51 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost River Valley
#51 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost River Valley
Lot #51

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Ghost River Valley
Media oil on paper board
Size 9 x 12 in. / 22.9 x 30.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; in period frame; some surface dirt noted

Estimate CAD$700-$900

Sold
CAD $702
2019/04/14
#1123 ~ Gissing - Souvenir, Calgary 1946
#1123 ~ Gissing - Souvenir, Calgary 1946
Lot #1123

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Souvenir, Calgary 1946
Media hand coloured prints on paper
Dated 1946
Size 11 x 14 in. / 27.9 x 35.6 cm.

Notes
LOT OF TWO; both signed in plate along bottom; cowboy print signed lower right; each measuring [9 x 6] and [11 x 8] inches; framed together with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $129
2018/12/01
#46 ~ Gissing - Early Autumn, Ghost Valley
#46 ~ Gissing - Early Autumn, Ghost Valley
Lot #46

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Early Autumn, Ghost Valley
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1954
Size 18 x 24 in. / 45.7 x 61 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
Agghazy Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from the Estate of James Richardson Fish with proceeds to the Calgary Foundation
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $1,755
2018/11/04
#47 ~ Gissing - Fall Scene with Stooks
#47 ~ Gissing - Fall Scene with Stooks
Lot #47

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Fall Scene with Stooks
Media oil on canvas
Size 24 x 30 in. / 61 x 76.2 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on labels verso; framed

Provenance
Assiniboia Gallery, Regina, label verso; corporate collection, Saskatchewan
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $1,170
2018/11/04
#48 ~ Gissing - Orchard on Kootenay Lake
#48 ~ Gissing - Orchard on Kootenay Lake
Lot #48

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Orchard on Kootenay Lake
Media oil on canvas
Size 22 x 30 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on artist's label verso; framed; minor surface dirt noted

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$2,000-$3,000

Sold
CAD $1,170
2018/11/04
#49 ~ Gissing - Autumn in the Selkirks
#49 ~ Gissing - Autumn in the Selkirks
Lot #49

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn in the Selkirks
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 22 in. / 40.6 x 55.9 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on label verso; framed

Provenance
Canadian Art Galleries, Calgary, label verso; from the Estate of James Richardson Fish with proceeds to the Calgary Foundation
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $1,404
2018/11/04
#50 ~ Gissing - Reflections, Ghost Lake
#50 ~ Gissing - Reflections, Ghost Lake
Lot #50

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Reflections, Ghost Lake
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1954
Size 16 x 22 in. / 40.6 x 55.9 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $2,048
2018/11/04
#51 ~ Gissing - Untitled - View of Autumn
#51 ~ Gissing - Untitled - View of Autumn
Lot #51

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - View of Autumn
Media oil on canvas
Size 20 x 23.75 in. / 50.8 x 60.3 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; framed

Provenance
private collection, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $1,521
2018/11/04
#52 ~ Gissing - Autumn Colour Near Okotoks
#52 ~ Gissing - Autumn Colour Near Okotoks
Lot #52

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn Colour Near Okotoks
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1962
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $936
2018/11/04
#53 ~ Gissing - Autumn Showers
#53 ~ Gissing - Autumn Showers
Lot #53

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn Showers
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1966
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,638
2018/11/04
#54 ~ Gissing - Still Waters
#54 ~ Gissing - Still Waters
Lot #54

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Still Waters
Media oil on paper board
Size 12 x 15.75 in. / 30.5 x 40 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance
Canadian Art Galleries, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,053
2018/11/04
#55 ~ Gissing - West of De Winton
#55 ~ Gissing - West of De Winton
Lot #55

Artist Roland Gissing
Title West of De Winton
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1966
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $2,808
2018/11/04
#56 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Lake Louise
#56 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Lake Louise
Lot #56

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Lake Louise
Media pastel on paper
Size 16.5 x 23 in. / 41.9 x 58.4 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
Reynolds Art Gallery, Windsor, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,404
2018/11/04
#30 ~ Gissing - Untitled - A Hint of Spring
#30 ~ Gissing - Untitled - A Hint of Spring
Lot #30

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - A Hint of Spring
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 in. / 45.7 x 61 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed; surface dirt noted

Provenance
E.R. Lamm Art Studio, Calgary [Tel:27172], label verso
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,755
2018/04/22
#1072 ~ Gissing - Sweetgrass Yellow Sketch
#1072 ~ Gissing - Sweetgrass Yellow Sketch
Lot #1072

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Sweetgrass Yellow Sketch
Media graphite and pastel on paper
Dated 1960
Size 13.25 x 16 x 1 in. / 33.7 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and dated lower right; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$400-$500

Sold
CAD $995
2017/12/02
#1073 ~ Gissing - Sweetgrass Colour Sketch
#1073 ~ Gissing - Sweetgrass Colour Sketch
Lot #1073

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Sweetgrass Colour Sketch
Media graphite and pastel on paper
Dated 1991
Size 13.25 x 16 x 1 in. / 33.7 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower right; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$400-$500

Sold
CAD $936
2017/12/02
#51 ~ Gissing - September
#51 ~ Gissing - September
Lot #51

Artist Roland Gissing
Title September
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 20 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; in period frame

Provenance
private collection, Okanagan
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,170
2017/11/05
#52 ~ Gissing - Autumn Near Exshaw
#52 ~ Gissing - Autumn Near Exshaw
Lot #52

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn Near Exshaw
Media oil on wood board
Size 12 x 15.75 in. / 30.5 x 40 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
from an Edmonton estate and by descent
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,053
2017/11/05
#53 ~ Gissing - Harvest Near Kent
#53 ~ Gissing - Harvest Near Kent
Lot #53

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Harvest Near Kent
Media oil on canvas board
Size 9 x 12 in. / 22.9 x 30.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled on backing verso; framed

Provenance
Richardson Art Gallery, Winnipeg, label verso; private collection, Okanagan
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $819
2017/11/05
#54 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Lake Louise
#54 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Lake Louise
Lot #54

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Lake Louise
Media watercolour on paper
Size 8.75 x 10.75 in. / 22.2 x 27.3 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
private collection, British Columbia
Estimate CAD$500-$700

Sold
CAD $761
2017/11/05
#40 ~ Gissing - Mt. Hope Fraser Valley
#40 ~ Gissing - Mt. Hope Fraser Valley
Lot #40

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Mt. Hope Fraser Valley
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1956
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title and date on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $936
2017/04/23
#41 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Autumn in the Foothills
#41 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Autumn in the Foothills
Lot #41

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Autumn in the Foothills
Media oil on paper board
Dated .
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,053
2017/04/23
#42 ~ Gissing - Maligne Lake
#42 ~ Gissing - Maligne Lake
Lot #42

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Maligne Lake
Media oil on canvas board
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,872
2017/04/23
#43 ~ Gissing - Log Cabin
#43 ~ Gissing - Log Cabin
Lot #43

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Log Cabin
Media oil on canvas board
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,170
2017/04/23
#48 ~ Gissing - The Canadian Rockies Near Lake Louise
#48 ~ Gissing - The Canadian Rockies Near Lake Louise
Lot #48

Artist Roland Gissing
Title The Canadian Rockies Near Lake Louise
Media oil on wood board
Size 13.25 x 16.5 in. / 33.7 x 41.9 cm.

Notes
unsigned; bears artist's name and title on label verso; framed

Provenance
Garfield Galleries, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Calgary/British Columbia
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,287
2016/11/06
#49 ~ Gissing - Sheep River
#49 ~ Gissing - Sheep River
Lot #49

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Sheep River
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1964
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
Lemon Tree Gallery, Courtney, British Columbia, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,170
2016/11/06
#50 ~ Gissing - On the High River
#50 ~ Gissing - On the High River
Lot #50

Artist Roland Gissing
Title On the High River
Media oil on paper board
Size 10 x 11.75 in. / 25.4 x 29.8 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance
E.R. Lamm Art Dealer, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary/British Columbia
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,580
2016/11/06
#47.1 ~ Gissing - Showerly Weather [sic]
#47.1 ~ Gissing - Showerly Weather [sic]
Lot #47.1

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Showerly Weather [sic]
Media oil on canvas
Size 21.75 x 30 in. / 55.2 x 76.2 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled on label verso; framed; some minor surface dirt noted

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,053
2016/04/17
#47.2 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Mountain Splendor
#47.2 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Mountain Splendor
Lot #47.2

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Mountain Splendor
Media oil on paper board
Size 15.75 x 20 in. / 40 x 50.8 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,053
2016/04/17
#39 ~ Gissing - Autumn on Bow River
#39 ~ Gissing - Autumn on Bow River
Lot #39

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn on Bow River
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1960
Size 21.75 x 29.75 x 1 in. / 55.2 x 75.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed; lot includes 'Roland Gissing: The Peoples' Painter'

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$3,000-$4,000

Sold
CAD $4,563
2015/11/08
#40 ~ Gissing - Winter, Ghost River
#40 ~ Gissing - Winter, Ghost River
Lot #40

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Winter, Ghost River
Media oil on canvas
Dated ca.  1948
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary; corporate collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $4,095
2015/11/08
#41 ~ Gissing - Foothill Study on Willow Creek
#41 ~ Gissing - Foothill Study on Willow Creek
Lot #41

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Foothill Study on Willow Creek
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1962
Size 10 x 20 x 1 in. / 25.4 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,755
2015/11/08
#42 ~ Gissing - Moonlight Night
#42 ~ Gissing - Moonlight Night
Lot #42

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Moonlight Night
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1961
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on label verso; framed

Provenance
from the estate of Martha Cohen, Order of Canada
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,755
2015/11/08
#43 ~ Gissing - Above Fort Steel
#43 ~ Gissing - Above Fort Steel
Lot #43

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Above Fort Steel
Media oil on canvas board
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title verso; framed

Provenance
purchased from Nonie Houlton [step-daughter of the artist]; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $2,340
2015/11/08
#44 ~ Gissing - Unitled - Butte View of Ft. MacLeod
#44 ~ Gissing - Unitled - Butte View of Ft. MacLeod
Lot #44

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Unitled - Butte View of Ft. MacLeod
Media oil on canvas board
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
purchased from Nonie Houlton [step-daughter of the artist]; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,404
2015/11/08
#45 ~ Gissing - Breezy Day, B.C. Coast
#45 ~ Gissing - Breezy Day, B.C. Coast
Lot #45

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Breezy Day, B.C. Coast
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1965
Size 14 x 18 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
ex-collection T. H. Morgan Ltd., Edmonton
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,053
2015/11/08
#31 ~ Gissing - Princess Margaret - Rose Mountain
#31 ~ Gissing - Princess Margaret - Rose Mountain
Lot #31

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Princess Margaret - Rose Mountain
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; titled verso; framed

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,638
2015/04/19
#32 ~ Gissing - Glowing Autumn
#32 ~ Gissing - Glowing Autumn
Lot #32

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Glowing Autumn
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1963
Size 14 x 17.75 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 45.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,404
2015/04/19
#33 ~ Gissing - In the Foothills
#33 ~ Gissing - In the Foothills
Lot #33

Artist Roland Gissing
Title In the Foothills
Media oil on canvas board
Size 14 x 18 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $2,340
2015/04/19
#33.1 ~ Gissing - Kootenay Lake
#33.1 ~ Gissing - Kootenay Lake
Lot #33.1

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Kootenay Lake
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1954
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $936
2015/04/19
#34 ~ Gissing - Untitled - After the Harvest
#34 ~ Gissing - Untitled - After the Harvest
Lot #34

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - After the Harvest
Media watercolour on paper
Size 11.25 x 14.5 x 1 in. / 28.6 x 36.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,287
2015/04/19
#35 ~ Gissing - Grey Day in the Mountains
#35 ~ Gissing - Grey Day in the Mountains
Lot #35

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Grey Day in the Mountains
Media oil on paper board
Size 12 x 14.75 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 37.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,053
2015/04/19
#28 ~ Gissing - Athabasca River
#28 ~ Gissing - Athabasca River
Lot #28

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Athabasca River
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1950
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed; canvas relined and some cracking noted

Provenance
private collection, Alberta
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,170
2014/11/23
#29 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Harvest Scene Alberta
#29 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Harvest Scene Alberta
Lot #29

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Harvest Scene Alberta
Media oil on canvas board
Size 14 x 18 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on plaque; framed

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,931
2014/11/23
#30 ~ Gissing - Stevenville Park
#30 ~ Gissing - Stevenville Park
Lot #30

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Stevenville Park
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1963
Size 14 x 18 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,872
2014/11/23
#39 ~ Gissing - Mistaya River
#39 ~ Gissing - Mistaya River
Lot #39

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Mistaya River
Media oil on canvas
Size 19.75 x 26.75 x 1 in. / 50.2 x 67.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed; some cracking and surface dirt noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,500

Sold
CAD $2,808
2014/05/11
#40 ~ Gissing - The Old Barn
#40 ~ Gissing - The Old Barn
Lot #40

Artist Roland Gissing
Title The Old Barn
Media oil on canvas
Size 20 x 24 x 1 in. / 50.8 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on label verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,500

Sold
CAD $2,691
2014/05/11
#41 ~ Gissing - In The Foothills
#41 ~ Gissing - In The Foothills
Lot #41

Artist Roland Gissing
Title In The Foothills
Media oil on canvas board
Size 14 x 18 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $2,808
2014/05/11
#42 ~ Gissing - Vermillion [sic] River Valley
#42 ~ Gissing - Vermillion [sic] River Valley
Lot #42

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Vermillion [sic] River Valley
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1965
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Vancouver
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,112
2014/05/11
#33 ~ Gissing - Shushwap Lake
#33 ~ Gissing - Shushwap Lake
Lot #33

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Shushwap Lake
Media oil on canvas
Size 22 x 30 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance
from the collection of Mary and Lloyd Mjolsness with the proceeds to Wellspring Calgary
Estimate CAD$3,000-$4,000

Sold
CAD $3,510
2013/11/03
#34 ~ Gissing - Alberta Sunlight
#34 ~ Gissing - Alberta Sunlight
Lot #34

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Alberta Sunlight
Media oil on canvas
Size 22 x 30 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on plaque; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
Artland Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,500

Sold
CAD $3,744
2013/11/03
#35 ~ Gissing - On Sheep River
#35 ~ Gissing - On Sheep River
Lot #35

Artist Roland Gissing
Title On Sheep River
Media oil on canvas
Size 22 x 30 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
Artland Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,500

Sold
CAD $2,808
2013/11/03
#36 ~ Gissing - Larkspur and Paint Brush
#36 ~ Gissing - Larkspur and Paint Brush
Lot #36

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Larkspur and Paint Brush
Media oil on paper board
Dated 1935
Size 8.5 x 11.5 x 1 in. / 21.6 x 29.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled and dated on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $2,340
2013/11/03
#37 ~ Gissing - Meadow Creek
#37 ~ Gissing - Meadow Creek
Lot #37

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Meadow Creek
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed

Estimate CAD$1,800-$2,400

Sold
CAD $2,106
2013/11/03
#38 ~ Gissing - On Willow Creek
#38 ~ Gissing - On Willow Creek
Lot #38

Artist Roland Gissing
Title On Willow Creek
Media oil on paper board
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled on label verso; framed

Provenance
Chinook Art Gallery, Calgary, stamp verso; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,872
2013/11/03
#39 ~ Gissing - Kootenay Lake
#39 ~ Gissing - Kootenay Lake
Lot #39

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Kootenay Lake
Media oil on canvas board
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed

Provenance
Chinook Art Gallery, Calgary, stamp verso; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $2,106
2013/11/03
#40 ~ Gissing - Autumn Haze
#40 ~ Gissing - Autumn Haze
Lot #40

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn Haze
Media oil on paper board
Dated 1961
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled and dated verso; framed

Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,170
2013/11/03
#41 ~ Gissing - Foothills Study on Willow Creek
#41 ~ Gissing - Foothills Study on Willow Creek
Lot #41

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Foothills Study on Willow Creek
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1962
Size 10 x 20 x 1 in. / 25.4 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled and dated verso; framed

Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,521
2013/11/03
#42 ~ Gissing - Untitled - In the Rockies
#42 ~ Gissing - Untitled - In the Rockies
Lot #42

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - In the Rockies
Media pastel on paper
Size 9 x 12 x 1 in. / 22.9 x 30.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$700-$900

Sold
CAD $995
2013/11/03
#47 ~ Gissing - On Vermilion River
#47 ~ Gissing - On Vermilion River
Lot #47

Artist Roland Gissing
Title On Vermilion River
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1963
Size 22 x 30 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Estimate CAD$4,000-$5,000

Sold
CAD $5,265
2013/04/21
#48 ~ Gissing - The River Bank
#48 ~ Gissing - The River Bank
Lot #48

Artist Roland Gissing
Title The River Bank
Media oil on wood board
Dated 1960
Size 11.5 x 15.5 x 1 in. / 29.2 x 39.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,170
2013/04/21
#49 ~ Gissing - Prairie Elevators
#49 ~ Gissing - Prairie Elevators
Lot #49

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Prairie Elevators
Media oil on wood board
Dated 1960
Size 11.5 x 15.5 x 1 in. / 29.2 x 39.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,638
2013/04/21
#49.1 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Autumn Scene
#49.1 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Autumn Scene
Lot #49.1

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Autumn Scene
Media pastel on paper
Size 10.75 x 14.75 x 1 in. / 27.3 x 37.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
ex-collection of well-known Calgarian, Robert Treacy
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $702
2013/04/21
#430 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Badlands
#430 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Badlands
Lot #430

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Badlands
Media graphite on paper
Size 7 x 11 x 1 in. / 17.8 x 27.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed with estate stamp lower right; framed; some yellowing noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$400-$500

Sold
CAD $497
2013/04/21
#39 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Looking up the Bow Valley
#39 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Looking up the Bow Valley
Lot #39

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Looking up the Bow Valley
Media pastel on paper
Dated 1929
Size 17.5 x 21.5 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 54.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower left; framed with special glass

Provenance
from a British estate; Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $1,053
2012/11/04
#40 ~ Gissing - Sheep River
#40 ~ Gissing - Sheep River
Lot #40

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Sheep River
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1964
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,814
2012/11/04
#38.1 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Bow Valley
#38.1 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Bow Valley
Lot #38.1

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Bow Valley
Media oil on canvas
Size 24 x 36 x 1 in. / 61 x 91.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
ex-collection Dr. Maxwell Lipkind, Guild Gallery, Calgary
Estimate CAD$4,000-$5,000

Sold
CAD $3,510
2011/11/07
#39 ~ Gissing - Harvest, Highwood Valley
#39 ~ Gissing - Harvest, Highwood Valley
Lot #39

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Harvest, Highwood Valley
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Texas
Estimate CAD$3,000-$3,500

Sold
CAD $2,925
2011/11/07
#40 ~ Gissing - Pass Creek to Mt. Vimy
#40 ~ Gissing - Pass Creek to Mt. Vimy
Lot #40

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Pass Creek to Mt. Vimy
Media oil on canvas board
Size 8.5 x 11.5 x 1 in. / 21.6 x 29.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on label verso; framed

Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $819
2011/11/07
#41 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost Lake
#41 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost Lake
Lot #41

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Ghost Lake
Media pastel on paper
Size 8.25 x 11.25 x 1 in. / 21 x 28.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Sold
CAD $761
2011/11/07
#42 ~ Gissing - Near Exshaw
#42 ~ Gissing - Near Exshaw
Lot #42

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Near Exshaw
Media pastel on paper
Size 8.75 x 12.75 x 1 in. / 22.2 x 32.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Sold
CAD $761
2011/11/07
#32 ~ Gissing - Near Canmore
#32 ~ Gissing - Near Canmore
Lot #32

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Near Canmore
Media oil on canvas board
Size 12 x 15.75 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,287
2011/05/01
Lot #32.1

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Castle Mountain
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1966
Size 11.5 x 15.5 x 1 in. / 29.2 x 39.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed; surface dirt noted

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,287
2011/05/01
#126 ~ Gissing - Harvest Near Calgary
#126 ~ Gissing - Harvest Near Calgary
Lot #126

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Harvest Near Calgary
Media oil on paper board
Size 12 x 15.75 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,463
2010/10/03
#48 ~ Gissing - Winter Sunlight
#48 ~ Gissing - Winter Sunlight
Lot #48

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Winter Sunlight
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1950
Size 22 x 30 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label attached verso; framed; surface dirt and small crack noted upper centre

Provenance
from the estate Donald P. McLaws, QC, Calgary
Estimate CAD$3,500-$4,500

Sold
CAD $3,218
2010/04/18
#49 ~ Gissing - Winter Bow River
#49 ~ Gissing - Winter Bow River
Lot #49

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Winter Bow River
Media oil on canvas
Size 24 x 30 x 1 in. / 61 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$3,500-$4,500

Sold
CAD $3,218
2010/04/18
#50 ~ Gissing - Harvest Time
#50 ~ Gissing - Harvest Time
Lot #50

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Harvest Time
Media oil on canvas
Size 17.75 x 24 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$3,000-$3,500

Sold
CAD $3,218
2010/04/18
#51 ~ Gissing - Winter Evening No.3
#51 ~ Gissing - Winter Evening No.3
Lot #51

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Winter Evening No.3
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label attached verso; framed

Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $3,627
2010/04/18
#52 ~ Gissing - Autumn Near Bragg Creek
#52 ~ Gissing - Autumn Near Bragg Creek
Lot #52

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn Near Bragg Creek
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $2,165
2010/04/18
#53 ~ Gissing - Columbia Lake
#53 ~ Gissing - Columbia Lake
Lot #53

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Columbia Lake
Media oil on paper board
Dated 1957
Size 11.75 x 15.75 x 1 in. / 29.8 x 40 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
from a Calgary estate and by descent
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $2,574
2010/04/18
#54 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Mountain Valley
#54 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Mountain Valley
Lot #54

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Mountain Valley
Media oil on canvas board
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
from a Calgary estate and by descent
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $2,574
2010/04/18
#55 ~ Gissing - Autumn Study
#55 ~ Gissing - Autumn Study
Lot #55

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn Study
Media oil on paper board
Dated 1960
Size 12 x 15.75 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,872
2010/04/18
#39 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Mountain River
#39 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Mountain River
Lot #39

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Mountain River
Media oil on paper board
Size 13.75 x 19.5 x 1 in. / 34.9 x 49.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; framed

Provenance
proceeds to The Salvation Army, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $2,340
2009/11/15
#40 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Golden Haystacks
#40 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Golden Haystacks
Lot #40

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Golden Haystacks
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed; small puncture lower right and surface dirt noted

Provenance
private collection, California
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $2,633
2009/11/15
#42 ~ Gissing - Spring Time Ghost River Valley
#42 ~ Gissing - Spring Time Ghost River Valley
Lot #42

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Spring Time Ghost River Valley
Media oil on paper board
Size 9 x 12 x 1 in. / 22.9 x 30.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; bears title on paper attached verso; framed; minor touch up noted and cleaning notes from Mary DeGrow attached verso

Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,287
2009/11/15
#43 ~ Gissing - October Morning
#43 ~ Gissing - October Morning
Lot #43

Artist Roland Gissing
Title October Morning
Media watercolour on paper
Size 15.25 x 18 x 1 in. / 38.7 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on gallery label attached verso; framed with archival mat

Provenance
Canadian Art Galleries, Calgary, label verso; from a Southern Alberta family
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,755
2009/11/15
#44 ~ Gissing - Autumn Kananaskis
#44 ~ Gissing - Autumn Kananaskis
Lot #44

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn Kananaskis
Media oil on paper board
Dated 1954
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,755
2009/11/15
#28 ~ Gissing - Lake Herbert near Lake Louise
#28 ~ Gissing - Lake Herbert near Lake Louise
Lot #28

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Lake Herbert near Lake Louise
Media oil on canvas
Dated ca.  1944
Size 20 x 26.75 x 1 in. / 50.8 x 67.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed

Provenance
purchased from the artist in November, 1944, for $75; from an Edmonton estate
Estimate CAD$3,000-$3,500

Sold
CAD $3,803
2009/04/19
#28.1 ~ Gissing - Castle Mountain
#28.1 ~ Gissing - Castle Mountain
Lot #28.1

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Castle Mountain
Media oil on wood board
Size 11.75 x 15.75 x 1 in. / 29.8 x 40 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; partially titled on label verso; framed; surface dirt noted

Provenance
private collection, Texas
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,404
2009/04/19
#29 ~ Gissing - Mts. Near Exshaw [Gap Lake with Mount McGillvray beyond]
#29 ~ Gissing - Mts. Near Exshaw [Gap Lake with Mount McGillvray beyond]
Lot #29

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Mts. Near Exshaw [Gap Lake with Mount McGillvray beyond]
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1945 --55
Size 19.75 x 24 x 1 in. / 50.2 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on stretcher verso; framed

Reference
Alberta Society of Artists, Calgary, exhibition label verso [no date]

Provenance
private collection, Omaha, Nebraska
Estimate CAD$3,000-$3,500

Sold
CAD $4,680
2008/11/16
#30 ~ Gissing - Kicking Horse River, Van Horne Range
#30 ~ Gissing - Kicking Horse River, Van Horne Range
Lot #30

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Kicking Horse River, Van Horne Range
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1940 -'s
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Omaha, Nebraska
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $2,340
2008/11/16
#31 ~ Gissing - Fall Ghost Lake
#31 ~ Gissing - Fall Ghost Lake
Lot #31

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Fall Ghost Lake
Media oil on canvas
Size 12 x 14 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 35.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on stretcher; framed

Provenance
from a Winnipeg estate and by descent
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $1,989
2008/11/16
#32 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Wild Ride
#32 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Wild Ride
Lot #32

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Wild Ride
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1940 -'s
Size 10.75 x 8.25 x 1 in. / 27.3 x 21 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed and indistinctly dated lower right; framed with archival mat and special glass

Reference
letter of authenticity from Kori Gregory, The Gissing Collection included with lot

Provenance
purchased at the Calgary Stampede by one of the artist's friends, who then moved to Sao Paulo
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $2,106
2008/11/16
#49.01 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Foothills Panorama
#49.01 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Foothills Panorama
Lot #49.01

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Foothills Panorama
Media oil on hard board
Size 23 x 259 x 1 in. / 58.4 x 657.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed on left panel; on 4 irregularly sized panels; some handling marks and surface dirt noted; unframed

Reference
this painting was originally done as a back drop for an elaborate train set in the Coste House

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$15,000-$20,000

Sold
CAD $8,050
2008/04/20
#49.02 ~ Gissing - Oil Rig
#49.02 ~ Gissing - Oil Rig
Lot #49.02

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Oil Rig
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1950 -ca
Size 36 x 30 x 1 in. / 91.4 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$6,000-$8,000

Sold
CAD $10,925
2008/04/20
#49.03 ~ Gissing - September Shower
#49.03 ~ Gissing - September Shower
Lot #49.03

Artist Roland Gissing
Title September Shower
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1950
Size 22 x 29.75 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 75.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
Alex Fraser Gallery, Vancouver, label verso, private collection Calgary
Estimate CAD$4,000-$5,000

Sold
CAD $9,200
2008/04/20
#49.04 ~ Gissing - Chinook Country
#49.04 ~ Gissing - Chinook Country
Lot #49.04

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Chinook Country
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1949
Size 22 x 30 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title and date on plaque; framed

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$4,000-$5,000

Sold
CAD $5,750
2008/04/20
#49.05 ~ Gissing - Harvest, Highwood Valley
#49.05 ~ Gissing - Harvest, Highwood Valley
Lot #49.05

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Harvest, Highwood Valley
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$3,000-$4,000

Sold
CAD $4,888
2008/04/20
#49.07 ~ Gissing - Harvest in the Foothills
#49.07 ~ Gissing - Harvest in the Foothills
Lot #49.07

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Harvest in the Foothills
Media oil on hard board
Size 20 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 50.8 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$3,000-$4,000

Sold
CAD $3,738
2008/04/20
#49.08 ~ Gissing - Winter Sunlight
#49.08 ~ Gissing - Winter Sunlight
Lot #49.08

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Winter Sunlight
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; small paint loss noted lower left; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $4,025
2008/04/20
#49.09 ~ Gissing - Mist on Bow Lake
#49.09 ~ Gissing - Mist on Bow Lake
Lot #49.09

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Mist on Bow Lake
Media oil on hard board
Dated 1952
Size 13.75 x 19.75 x 1 in. / 34.9 x 50.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Provenance
Lock and Mayberry, Winnipeg, label verso;private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $4,025
2008/04/20
#49.1 ~ Gissing - Autumn Ghost Lake
#49.1 ~ Gissing - Autumn Ghost Lake
Lot #49.1

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn Ghost Lake
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 18 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $2,013
2008/04/20
#49.11 ~ Gissing - Passing Clouds
#49.11 ~ Gissing - Passing Clouds
Lot #49.11

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Passing Clouds
Media oil on hard board
Dated 1948 -ca
Size 13.75 x 17.75 x 1 in. / 34.9 x 45.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
titled and dated on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $2,300
2008/04/20
#49.12 ~ Gissing - Flats at Creston
#49.12 ~ Gissing - Flats at Creston
Lot #49.12

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Flats at Creston
Media oil on hard board
Dated 1950
Size 14 x 17.75 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 45.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title and date on plaque; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $2,875
2008/04/20
#49.13 ~ Gissing - The Canadian Rockies near Lake Louise
#49.13 ~ Gissing - The Canadian Rockies near Lake Louise
Lot #49.13

Artist Roland Gissing
Title The Canadian Rockies near Lake Louise
Media oil on hard board
Size 13.25 x 16.25 x 1 in. / 33.7 x 41.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
unsigned; bears artist's name and title label verso; framed

Provenance
Garfield Galleries, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,725
2008/04/20
#49.14 ~ Gissing - September Clouds
#49.14 ~ Gissing - September Clouds
Lot #49.14

Artist Roland Gissing
Title September Clouds
Media oil on hard board
Size 12 x 15.75 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,610
2008/04/20
#49.15 ~ Gissing - Untitled - September Clouds II
#49.15 ~ Gissing - Untitled - September Clouds II
Lot #49.15

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - September Clouds II
Media oil on hard board
Size 11.5 x 15.75 x 1 in. / 29.2 x 40 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,495
2008/04/20
#49.16 ~ Gissing - Autumn in the Foothills
#49.16 ~ Gissing - Autumn in the Foothills
Lot #49.16

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn in the Foothills
Media oil on hard board
Size 10 x 11.75 x 1 in. / 25.4 x 29.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso; framed

Provenance
Gainsborough Art Studio, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,495
2008/04/20
#49.17 ~ Gissing - Creston 1962
#49.17 ~ Gissing - Creston 1962
Lot #49.17

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Creston 1962
Media oil on hard board
Dated 1962
Size 9.75 x 11.75 x 1 in. / 24.8 x 29.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,840
2008/04/20
#49.18 ~ Gissing - Prarie Road
#49.18 ~ Gissing - Prarie Road
Lot #49.18

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Prarie Road
Media oil on hard board
Dated 1965
Size 9 x 12 x 1 in. / 22.9 x 30.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,265
2008/04/20
#49.19 ~ Gissing - Mount Burgess, Emerald Lake
#49.19 ~ Gissing - Mount Burgess, Emerald Lake
Lot #49.19

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Mount Burgess, Emerald Lake
Media oil on hard board
Dated 1935
Size 8.75 x 12 x 1 in. / 22.2 x 30.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; bears title and date on gallery label verso; framed

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $3,450
2008/04/20
#49.2 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Autumn in the Mountains
#49.2 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Autumn in the Mountains
Lot #49.2

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Autumn in the Mountains
Media pastel on paper
Size 10.75 x 15 x 1 in. / 27.3 x 38.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed with archival mat and special glass

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $805
2008/04/20
#49.21 ~ Gissing - Golden Grain
#49.21 ~ Gissing - Golden Grain
Lot #49.21

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Golden Grain
Media water colour on paper
Size 7.5 x 9.75 x 1 in. / 19 x 24.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed with archival mat and special glass

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $920
2008/04/20
#49.22 ~ Gissing - Sweet Grass Color Sketch
#49.22 ~ Gissing - Sweet Grass Color Sketch
Lot #49.22

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Sweet Grass Color Sketch
Media pastel and ink on paper
Dated 1960
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower right; bears title on plaque; framed with archival mat and special glass

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $805
2008/04/20
#49.23 ~ Gissing - Sweet Grass Hills
#49.23 ~ Gissing - Sweet Grass Hills
Lot #49.23

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Sweet Grass Hills
Media pastel and graphite on paper
Dated 1960
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and dated lower right; framed with archival mat and special glass

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $805
2008/04/20
#49.24 ~ Gissing - Farm Scene with Colour Notations
#49.24 ~ Gissing - Farm Scene with Colour Notations
Lot #49.24

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Farm Scene with Colour Notations
Media pastel and graphite on paper
Size 12.5 x 16 x 1 in. / 31.8 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
various notations throughout; framed with archival mat and special glass

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $805
2008/04/20
Lot #49.26

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - The Farm Gate
Media felt pen on paper
Size 12 x 15 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 38.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
unsigned; framed with archival mat and special glass

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $805
2008/04/20
#50 ~ Gissing - Untitled - The Stooks by the Road
#50 ~ Gissing - Untitled - The Stooks by the Road
Lot #50

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - The Stooks by the Road
Media oil on canvas
Size 20 x 26 x 1 in. / 50.8 x 66 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
from an Edmonton estate
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $2,530
2008/04/20
#51 ~ Gissing - Morning Sun
#51 ~ Gissing - Morning Sun
Lot #51

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Morning Sun
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1950
Size 14 x 20 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed; stains along bottom and right margins

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,495
2008/04/20
#52 ~ Gissing - On High River
#52 ~ Gissing - On High River
Lot #52

Artist Roland Gissing
Title On High River
Media oil on paper board
Size 10 x 11.75 x 1 in. / 25.4 x 29.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; some surface dirt noted; titled on label verso; framed

Provenance
E.R. Lamm art dealer, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $3,163
2008/04/20
#446 ~ Gissing - Bow River Near Exshaw
#446 ~ Gissing - Bow River Near Exshaw
Lot #446

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Bow River Near Exshaw
Media oil on canvas
Size 24 x 30 x 1 in. / 61 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears description 'Oil Painting from Canada ... the peak on the right is Mount Lougheed ... and the peak on the left is Mount Pigeon ...' verso; framed

Provenance
purchased in England with a group of antiques; collection of Robert and Rachel Smithens
Estimate CAD$3,500-$4,500

Sold
CAD $8,050
2007/11/18
#447 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Winter Splendour
#447 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Winter Splendour
Lot #447

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Winter Splendour
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
collection of Robert and Rachel Smithens
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $2,013
2007/11/18
#448 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost Lake
#448 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost Lake
Lot #448

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Ghost Lake
Media oil on canvas
Size 13.5 x 18 x 1 in. / 34.3 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; framed

Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $2,070
2007/11/18
#449 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Autumn on Ghost Lake
#449 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Autumn on Ghost Lake
Lot #449

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Autumn on Ghost Lake
Media pastel on paper
Dated 1940 -'s
Size 8.25 x 11.5 x 1 in. / 21 x 29.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed

Provenance
Gainsborough Art Studio, Calgary [phone M3359], label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Sold
CAD $1,265
2007/11/18
#846 ~ Gissing - Inspiration Valley
#846 ~ Gissing - Inspiration Valley
Lot #846

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Inspiration Valley
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Size 23.5 x 35.5 x 1 in. / 59.7 x 90.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed in screen lower right; bears title on label verso; descriptive label attached verso; framed

Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $201
2007/11/18
#59 ~ Gissing - Kootenay River
#59 ~ Gissing - Kootenay River
Lot #59

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Kootenay River
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1955
Size 18 x 24 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; framed

Reference
lot includes photograph of artist and model train

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $4,600
2007/04/22
#60 ~ Gissing - Autumn Ghost Lake
#60 ~ Gissing - Autumn Ghost Lake
Lot #60

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn Ghost Lake
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1930 -'s
Size 16 x 18 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; some surface dirt and cracks noted; in period frame

Reference
the previous owner was the plant superintendent for Calgary Power's Ghost Lake power plant and knew the artist quite well, as the artist had his studio in that area up until the fire of 1947; a family member remembers the painting hanging in a place of prominence in their Seebe house at this time

Provenance
from an Alberta estate
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $2,013
2007/04/22
#40 ~ Gissing - Autumn in the Foothills
#40 ~ Gissing - Autumn in the Foothills
Lot #40

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn in the Foothills
Media oil on hard board
Size 10 x 11.75 x 1 in. / 25.4 x 29.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled with price '$17.50' on label verso

Provenance
Gainsborough Art Studio, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $920
2006/11/12
#41 ~ Gissing - Kicking Horse River
#41 ~ Gissing - Kicking Horse River
Lot #41

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Kicking Horse River
Media oil on paper board
Dated ca.  1963
Size 9 x 12 x 1 in. / 22.9 x 30.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; partial silkscreen of a painting verso

Reference
the artist and Mr. Taylor, of Taylor Signs, at one point decided to try their hand at doing silkscreen versions of Gissing's paintings. Unfortunately, they did not sell so the end result was that the artist used the reverse side for paintings.

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $920
2006/11/12
#42 ~ Gissing - Emerald Lake
#42 ~ Gissing - Emerald Lake
Lot #42

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Emerald Lake
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1963
Size 9 x 12 x 1 in. / 22.9 x 30.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,610
2006/11/12
#43 ~ Gissing - Ghost Lake
#43 ~ Gissing - Ghost Lake
Lot #43

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Ghost Lake
Media pastel on paper
Size 12.5 x 16.75 x 1 in. / 31.8 x 42.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower left

Provenance
Alex Fraser Galleries, Vancouver, label verso
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,035
2006/11/12
#50 ~ Gissing - Larkspur and Paintbrush
#50 ~ Gissing - Larkspur and Paintbrush
Lot #50

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Larkspur and Paintbrush
Media oil on paper board
Dated 1935
Size 8.25 x 11.25 x 1 in. / 21 x 28.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title and date on gallery label verso

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $3,220
2006/04/09
#42 ~ Gissing - Untitled - West of Okotoks
#42 ~ Gissing - Untitled - West of Okotoks
Lot #42

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - West of Okotoks
Media oil on canvas
Size 22 x 30 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $2,875
2005/11/20
#43 ~ Gissing - The Breaker
#43 ~ Gissing - The Breaker
Lot #43

Artist Roland Gissing
Title The Breaker
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1965
Size 14 x 18 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $690
2005/11/20
#46 ~ Gissing - Snow in the Foothills
#46 ~ Gissing - Snow in the Foothills
Lot #46

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Snow in the Foothills
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1955
Size 22 x 30 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $4,888
2005/04/17
#47 ~ Gissing - Winter Sunset
#47 ~ Gissing - Winter Sunset
Lot #47

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Winter Sunset
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1964
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,725
2005/04/17
#48 ~ Gissing - Mt. Eisenhower
#48 ~ Gissing - Mt. Eisenhower
Lot #48

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Mt. Eisenhower
Media oil on paper board
Size 11.75 x 15.75 x 1 in. / 29.8 x 40 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on label verso; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
E.R. Lamm Art Studio, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,840
2004/11/14
#49 ~ Gissing - Breakers in the Afternoon Sun
#49 ~ Gissing - Breakers in the Afternoon Sun
Lot #49

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Breakers in the Afternoon Sun
Media oil on paper board
Size 12 x 15.75 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed on label verso

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,035
2004/11/14
#33 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Fall Colours, Kananaskis
#33 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Fall Colours, Kananaskis
Lot #33

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Fall Colours, Kananaskis
Media oil on paper board
Dated 1944 -pre-
Size 14 x 19.75 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 50.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; old title crossed out as well as price with frame and without; inscribed 'No.1'; in period frame

Provenance
gift to a relative of the artist's first wife, Alexandrina [Enie] Gilles whom he married in 1933
Estimate CAD$1,400-$1,800

Sold
CAD $1,610
2004/04/18
#34 ~ Gissing - Sunset - Kootenay River
#34 ~ Gissing - Sunset - Kootenay River
Lot #34

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Sunset - Kootenay River
Media oil on paper board
Dated 1953
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; some surface dirt noted

Reference
Lawrence Barrs met Roland Gissing when they were both cowboys

Provenance
ex-collection Calgary artist, Lawrence Barrs; private collection, British Columbia
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,150
2004/04/18
#35 ~ Gissing - Grey Day in the Mountains
#35 ~ Gissing - Grey Day in the Mountains
Lot #35

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Grey Day in the Mountains
Media oil on paper board
Dated ca.  1953
Size 12 x 15 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 38.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; some surface dirt noted

Reference
Lawrence Barrs met Roland Gissing when they were both cowboys

Provenance
ex-collection Calgary artist, Lawrence Barrs; private collection, British Columbia
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $920
2004/04/18
#36 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost Lake
#36 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost Lake
Lot #36

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Ghost Lake
Media pastel on paper
Size 8.5 x 11.25 x 1 in. / 21.6 x 28.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right

Reference
see The People's Painter page 28 regarding the exhibition at the Coste house in 1943

Provenance
purchased at the Coste House, Calgary and by descent
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $805
2004/04/18
#42.1 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost River
#42.1 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost River
Lot #42.1

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Ghost River
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1942 --43?
Size 27 x 35 x 1 in. / 68.6 x 88.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right

Provenance
purchased directly from the artist and by descent; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$3,500-$4,500

Sold
CAD $4,025
2003/11/23
#43 ~ Gissing - Mount Selkirk and Vermillion River
#43 ~ Gissing - Mount Selkirk and Vermillion River
Lot #43

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Mount Selkirk and Vermillion River
Media oil on canvas
Size 22 x 30 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled verso

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,500

Sold
CAD $3,910
2003/11/23
#33 ~ Gissing - St. Mary's Lake
#33 ~ Gissing - St. Mary's Lake
Lot #33

Artist Roland Gissing
Title St. Mary's Lake
Media oil on paper board
Dated 1954
Size 10.25 x 13.5 x 1 in. / 26 x 34.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso

Estimate CAD$1,800-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,495
2003/10/05
#38 ~ Gissing - Promise of Spring
#38 ~ Gissing - Promise of Spring
Lot #38

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Promise of Spring
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled on label verso; repair noted lower centre

Provenance
private collection, British Columbia
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,380
2003/04/13
#39 ~ Gissing - Evening After Rain
#39 ~ Gissing - Evening After Rain
Lot #39

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Evening After Rain
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1960
Size 24 x 36 x 1 in. / 61 x 91.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; some surface dirt noted

Reference
see Roland Gissing, The People's Painter, pg. 52 regarding this time period and seascapes

Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,495
2003/04/13
#31 ~ Gissing - Freeze Up
#31 ~ Gissing - Freeze Up
Lot #31

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Freeze Up
Media oil on canvas
Size 22 x 30.5 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 77.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label and inscribed 'Museum of Arts, Edmonton' and ' #1 A.S.A. ' verso; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
private collection, Victoria
Estimate CAD$3,000-$4,000

Sold
CAD $2,990
2002/12/01
#31.1 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Lake O'Hara
#31.1 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Lake O'Hara
Lot #31.1

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Lake O'Hara
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1927
Size 17 x 14.25 x 1 in. / 43.2 x 36.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower right

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $2,070
2002/12/01
#43 ~ Gissing - Big Hill Valley, Cochrane
#43 ~ Gissing - Big Hill Valley, Cochrane
Lot #43

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Big Hill Valley, Cochrane
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1930 -'s
Size 20.25 x 24 x 1 in. / 51.4 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled and inscribed 'No.17' on stretcher

Provenance
private collection, Missouri
Estimate CAD$1,800-$2,200

Sold
CAD $3,853
2002/04/14
#44 ~ Gissing - Autumn, Ghost River
#44 ~ Gissing - Autumn, Ghost River
Lot #44

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn, Ghost River
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled on artist's label verso

Provenance
private collection, Montreal
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Sold
CAD $3,335
2002/04/14
#41 ~ Gissing - Near Bragg Creek
#41 ~ Gissing - Near Bragg Creek
Lot #41

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Near Bragg Creek
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,610
2001/11/04
#42 ~ Gissing - Autumn in the Mountains
#42 ~ Gissing - Autumn in the Mountains
Lot #42

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn in the Mountains
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1960
Size 18 x 24 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,495
2001/11/04
#43 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Castle Mountain
#43 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Castle Mountain
Lot #43

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Castle Mountain
Media oil on canvas
Size 19.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 50.2 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; canvas relined and some restoration noted

Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,265
2001/11/04
#31.1 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Geese Over a Marsh
#31.1 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Geese Over a Marsh
Lot #31.1

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Geese Over a Marsh
Media oil on canvas
Size 23 x 34 x 1 in. / 58.4 x 86.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right

Estimate CAD$3,000-$3,500

Sold
CAD $4,025
2001/05/06
#59 ~ Gissing - Autumn, Ghost River
#59 ~ Gissing - Autumn, Ghost River
Lot #59

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn, Ghost River
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled on artist's label verso

Provenance
private collection, Montreal
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Sold
CAD $863
2000/11/05
#56 ~ Gissing - Harvest in the Foothills
#56 ~ Gissing - Harvest in the Foothills
Lot #56

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Harvest in the Foothills
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1962
Size 22 x 30 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso

Provenance
private collection, Saskatchewan
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $2,013
2000/05/08
#52 ~ Gissing - Valley in the Selkirk Mountains
#52 ~ Gissing - Valley in the Selkirk Mountains
Lot #52

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Valley in the Selkirk Mountains
Media oil on paper board
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled on artist's label verso; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
private estate, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,035
1999/11/01
#53 ~ Gissing - Little Oatfield
#53 ~ Gissing - Little Oatfield
Lot #53

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Little Oatfield
Media oil on masonite
Size 11.5 x 16.25 x 1 in. / 29.2 x 41.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on label verso

Provenance
E.R. Lamm Art Dealer, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,380
1999/11/01
#54 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Summer Landscape
#54 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Summer Landscape
Lot #54

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Summer Landscape
Media oil on paper board
Size 10 x 14 x 1 in. / 25.4 x 35.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right

Reference
this is probably from the 1930's

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,093
1999/11/01
#55 ~ Gissing - Bow Valley near Exshaw
#55 ~ Gissing - Bow Valley near Exshaw
Lot #55

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Bow Valley near Exshaw
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1962
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso

Provenance
The Little Gallery, Victoria, label verso
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,495
1999/11/01
#40 ~ Gissing - Autumn in the Mountains, Bow Valley
#40 ~ Gissing - Autumn in the Mountains, Bow Valley
Lot #40

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Autumn in the Mountains, Bow Valley
Media oil on paperboard
Size 12 x 15.75 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $2,200
1999/05/03
#41 ~ Gissing - Untitled - The Green Lake, Ghost River
#41 ~ Gissing - Untitled - The Green Lake, Ghost River
Lot #41

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - The Green Lake, Ghost River
Media oil on paperboard
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower left

Provenance
private collection, Calgary; Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,100
1999/05/03
#42 ~ Gissing - Near Pincher Creek
#42 ~ Gissing - Near Pincher Creek
Lot #42

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Near Pincher Creek
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1965
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso

Provenance
private collection, Alberta
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,705
1999/05/03
#93 ~ Gissing - Kicking Horse River and Beaverfoot Mts.
#93 ~ Gissing - Kicking Horse River and Beaverfoot Mts.
Lot #93

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Kicking Horse River and Beaverfoot Mts.
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1963
Size 22 x 30 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso

Provenance
private collection, Saskatchewan
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $2,475
1998/11/02
#94 ~ Gissing - Kicking Horse River and Beaverfoot Mountain, B.C.
#94 ~ Gissing - Kicking Horse River and Beaverfoot Mountain, B.C.
Lot #94

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Kicking Horse River and Beaverfoot Mountain, B.C.
Media oil on paper board
Dated ca.  1930
Size 8.75 x 11.75 x 1 in. / 22.2 x 29.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
bears certificate from C.Spencer regarding provenance

Provenance
ex-collection Margaret Hyde [artist's sister]; Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,540
1998/11/02
#95 ~ Gissing - The Old Barn, Creston
#95 ~ Gissing - The Old Barn, Creston
Lot #95

Artist Roland Gissing
Title The Old Barn, Creston
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1956
Size 14 x 17.75 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 45.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso

Provenance
T.H. Morgan, Edmonton, label verso; private collection, Denver
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,500

Sold
CAD $880
1998/11/02
#68 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Stooks and Foothills
#68 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Stooks and Foothills
Lot #68

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Stooks and Foothills
Media oil on paper board
Size 13.75 x 19.75 x 1 in. / 34.9 x 50.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed

Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $1,760
1998/05/04
#74 ~ Gissing - Sunset Vermillion River
#74 ~ Gissing - Sunset Vermillion River
Lot #74

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Sunset Vermillion River
Media oil on canvas
Size 20 x 27 x 1 in. / 50.8 x 68.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on artist's label verso

Reference
Dale Mountain is at the headwaters of Vermillion Creek in Kootenay National Park

Provenance
private collection, Calgary; purchased in the late 40's or very early 50's
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $2,200
1997/11/03
#75 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost Lake
#75 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost Lake
Lot #75

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Ghost Lake
Media oil on paper board
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right

Provenance
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,210
1997/11/03
#76 ~ Gissing - The Open Gate
#76 ~ Gissing - The Open Gate
Lot #76

Artist Roland Gissing
Title The Open Gate
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1962
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled and dated verso; bears inscription 'South east Alberta, Cypress Hills in Distance' verso

Provenance
private collection, Swift Current
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $770
1997/11/03
#77 ~ Gissing - Near Waterton Lakes
#77 ~ Gissing - Near Waterton Lakes
Lot #77

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Near Waterton Lakes
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1963
Size 12 x 16 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled and dated verso

Provenance
private collection, Swift Current
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $770
1997/11/03
#80 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Harvest Scene, Southern Alberta
#80 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Harvest Scene, Southern Alberta
Lot #80

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Harvest Scene, Southern Alberta
Media oil on canvas
Size 22 x 30 x 1 in. / 55.9 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; partial artist's label verso; couple of minor surface scratches

Provenance
private collection, Los Angeles
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $1,650
1997/05/05
#80 ~ Gissing - Sunset, Mt. Patterson
#80 ~ Gissing - Sunset, Mt. Patterson
Lot #80

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Sunset, Mt. Patterson
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1952
Size 18 x 24 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled and dated on artist's label verso

Provenance
private estate, Saskatoon
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,320
1997/05/05
#81 ~ Gissing - Cloud Shadows
#81 ~ Gissing - Cloud Shadows
Lot #81

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Cloud Shadows
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on stretcher verso; some surface dirt

Provenance
private collection, Swift Current, Sask.
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $1,870
1997/05/05
#91 ~ Gissing - Vermilion River
#91 ~ Gissing - Vermilion River
Lot #91

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Vermilion River
Media oil on canvas
Size 40 x 50 x 1 in. / 101.6 x 127 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right

Reference
the artist said this was the largest painting he had ever done

Provenance
private collection, Swift Current, Sask.
Estimate CAD$4,000-$6,000

Sold
CAD $4,125
1996/11/04
#92 ~ Gissing - The Great Grass Land - S.E. Alberta
#92 ~ Gissing - The Great Grass Land - S.E. Alberta
Lot #92

Artist Roland Gissing
Title The Great Grass Land - S.E. Alberta
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1960
Size 28 x 44 x 1 in. / 71.1 x 111.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower right; titled on stretcher verso

Provenance
private collection, Swift Current, Sask.
Estimate CAD$3,000-$5,000

Sold
CAD $5,170
1996/11/04
#94 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Mountain Range
#94 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Mountain Range
Lot #94

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Mountain Range
Media oil on canvas
Dated ca.  1930
Size 9.75 x 12 x 1 in. / 24.8 x 30.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed with initials lower right; bears note from Max Foran "I should say the was painted in the early 1930's" and "An original Roland Gissing" signed by Nonie Houlton

Provenance
private collection, Victoria
Estimate CAD$600-$800

Sold
CAD $440
1996/11/04
#71 ~ Gissing - Two Jack Lake and Mt. Rundle
#71 ~ Gissing - Two Jack Lake and Mt. Rundle
Lot #71

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Two Jack Lake and Mt. Rundle
Media oil on canvas board
Size 14 x 18 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on label verso

Provenance
Canadian Art Galleries, Calgary; private estate, Illinois
Estimate CAD$1,500-$2,000

Sold
CAD $880
1995/11/06
#72 ~ Gissing - The Green Lake, Autumn
#72 ~ Gissing - The Green Lake, Autumn
Lot #72

Artist Roland Gissing
Title The Green Lake, Autumn
Media watercolour on paper
Dated ca.  1936
Size 11.5 x 14.25 x 1 in. / 29.2 x 36.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on mat verso; bears inscription with date on backing

Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $990
1995/11/06
#73 ~ Gissing - Saskatchewan River
#73 ~ Gissing - Saskatchewan River
Lot #73

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Saskatchewan River
Media oil on paper board
Size 10 x 12 x 1 in. / 25.4 x 30.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on artist's label verso; some restoration noted

Provenance
private collection, Wales, United Kingdom; T.H. Morgan Ltd., Edmonton label verso
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $715
1995/11/06
#69 ~ Gissing - Sweetgrass Hills
#69 ~ Gissing - Sweetgrass Hills
Lot #69

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Sweetgrass Hills
Media oil on canvas board
Size 12 x 15.75 x 1 in. / 30.5 x 40 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled verso

Provenance
Downstairs Gallery, Edmonton, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$1,000-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,045
1994/11/01
#70 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost River
#70 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Ghost River
Lot #70

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Ghost River
Media pastel on paper
Size 8.25 x 11 x 1 in. / 21 x 27.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right

Provenance
ex-collection, Mr. and Mrs. N.Moodie, Victoria
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,155
1994/11/01
#71 ~ Gissing - Near Edgewater, B.C.
#71 ~ Gissing - Near Edgewater, B.C.
Lot #71

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Near Edgewater, B.C.
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1956
Size 14 x 18 x 1 in. / 35.6 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated on artist's label verso

Provenance
E.R. Lamm Art Studio, Calgary, label verso; ex-collection, Mr. & Mrs. N.Moodie, Victoria
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,320
1994/11/01
#72 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Summer Landscape
#72 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Summer Landscape
Lot #72

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Summer Landscape
Media oil on board
Size 10 x 14 x 1 in. / 25.4 x 35.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right

Provenance
private collection, California
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,045
1994/11/01
#427 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Bucking Bronc
#427 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Bucking Bronc
Lot #427

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Bucking Bronc
Media hand coloured lithograph on paper
Dated 1946
Size 8.5 x 5.75 x 1 in. / 21.6 x 14.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed and dated in plate lower right; signed lower right

Reference
illustrated Roland Gissing, The Peoples' Painter, by M.Foran, pg.51, top of chapter heading

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $154
1994/11/01
#88 ~ Gissing - Foothills [Ghost River Valley]
#88 ~ Gissing - Foothills [Ghost River Valley]
Lot #88

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Foothills [Ghost River Valley]
Media oil on canvas
Dated ca.  1948
Size 18.75 x 29 x 1 in. / 47.6 x 73.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; painting verso

Reference
see Land of Earth and Sky, by R.Rees, pg.99, for watercolour of 'The Glen Ranch, Ghost River' in the Glenbow's collection

Provenance
purchased prior to 1949; by descent to the current estate, Calgary
Estimate CAD$3,000-$3,500

Sold
CAD $2,860
1994/04/26
#89 ~ Gissing - Kananaskis River
#89 ~ Gissing - Kananaskis River
Lot #89

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Kananaskis River
Media oil on canvas board
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso

Provenance
Gainsborough Gallery, Calgary, label verso; by descent to the current estate, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $2,860
1994/04/26
#76 ~ Gissing - Ghost Lake
#76 ~ Gissing - Ghost Lake
Lot #76

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Ghost Lake
Media oil on canvas
Dated ca.  1950
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on artist's label verso

Provenance
purchased from the artist; by descent to the present owner, Calgary
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,200

Sold
CAD $1,980
1993/11/01
#67 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Winter Landscape, Ghost River
#67 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Winter Landscape, Ghost River
Lot #67

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Winter Landscape, Ghost River
Media oil on canvas
Size 20 x 24 x 1 in. / 50.8 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right

Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $1,705
1993/04/26
#54 ~ Gissing - Homestead in the Foothills
#54 ~ Gissing - Homestead in the Foothills
Lot #54

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Homestead in the Foothills
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on label verso

Estimate CAD$4,000-$5,000

Sold
CAD $2,640
1992/10/05
#55 ~ Gissing - Evening Shadows
#55 ~ Gissing - Evening Shadows
Lot #55

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Evening Shadows
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1948
Size 16 x 20.25 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 51.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; titled on artist's label verso; dated letter attached from artist to Vancouver client

Reference
see pg.39 of The People's Painter for description of this time period and exhibitions in Winnipeg, Toronto, Montreal, New York, Dearborn and Chicago in early 1948

Provenance
private collection, Vancouver
Estimate CAD$4,000-$4,500

Sold
CAD $3,080
1992/10/05
#56 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Winter Mountain Landscape
#56 ~ Gissing - Untitled - Winter Mountain Landscape
Lot #56

Artist Roland Gissing
Title Untitled - Winter Mountain Landscape
Media oil on canvas
Size 16 x 20 x 1 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right

Estimate CAD$2,000-$3,000

Sold
CAD $1,870
1992/10/05
#57 ~ Gissing - In the Rockies
#57 ~ Gissing - In the Rockies
Lot #57

Artist Roland Gissing
Title In the Rockies
Media watercolour on paper
Size 3.25 x 5 x 1 in. / 8.3 x 12.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
irregular shaped paper; small tear into image lower left hand corner; laid down on mat board

Provenance
Alex Fraser Galleries, Vancouver label verso stating ex-collection A.C. Leighton, A.S.A., Calgary
Estimate CAD$700-$900

Sold
CAD $715
1992/10/05

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