Buy & Sell

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

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We make it easy for you to start bidding in our auctions.

How To Buy

How to Sell

Find out why we’re the best place to sell your works of Asian, Canadian, Inuit, Indigenous and International art, Decorative Arts and Design, Fine jewellery, Fine Wine and Spirits and specialty items.

How To Sell

Notable Sales

Kent Monkman

Kent Monkman

Study for the Academy

November 18, 2019

Estimate $40,000-$50,000

Realised: $108,000

Shaman’s Face

Shaman’s Face

JUDAS ULLULAQ, Gjoa Haven / Uqsuqtuuq

November 19, 2019

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $50,400

Thrush Holmes: Royal Fucking Painting, 2018

Thrush Holmes: Royal Fucking Painting, 2018

Excerpts from an Interview with the Artist

October 31, 2019

Estimate $7,000-$9,000

Realised: $9,000

Jean Paul Lemieux

Jean Paul Lemieux

Portrait of Jean-Charles Falardeau

May 27, 2019

Estimate $50,000-$60,000

Realised: $55,200

Rita Letendre

Rita Letendre

Dynamique vs. Statique, 1966

May 27, 2019

Estimate $25,000-$30,000

Realised: $28,800

Jack Hamilton Bush

Jack Hamilton Bush


November 22, 2010

Estimate $50,000-$70,000

Realised: $165,200

David Milne

David Milne


May 27, 2011

Estimate $60,000-$80,000

Realised: $153,400

John Hoyland

John Hoyland

December 07, 2017

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $52,800

Search Prices Realised

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

Our Specialists

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

Seeking Consignments

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

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

Please visit our individual department pages for more detail.

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