Art Appraisals

Art Restoration

The Group of Seven

Historic Canadian Art

Historic European Art

Current Artists

Estate Representatives

Corporate Services

Gallery Profile

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Specializing in historic Canadian art, original works by the Group of Seven, art appraisal and art restoration services,
we cater to individual collectors as well as corporate clients in building and managing their fine art collections.
We clean and restore oil paintings on canvas or wood, works on paper such as watercolour paintings and prints,
as well repairing sculpture, fine frames, porcelain or fine wooden objects.

Our Current location is in Stratford, Ontario at 53 Downie Street (519) 273-0800

Oakville Office contact number (905) 825-3248

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Art Restoration & Art Appraisals

Our team of appraisers and fine art conservators have years of experience in evaluating and restoring Canadian, American and European artwork. Our professionals have been trained in Europe and Canada, acting as conservators at both the McMichael Canadian Art Collection and the Canadian Conservation Institute in Ottawa. If you have any questions regarding written appraisal for insurance or estate, restoration, or resale, we would invite you to contact our gallery.

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"Mill at Washego" oil on panel A. J. Casson


The Group of Seven

Considered one of the greatest expressive movements in Canadian art history, the Group of Seven have inspired interest and controversy since their formation in 1920.

Our annual Group of Seven exhibition and sale includes works by Group of Seven members as well as some of their contemporaries.



Historic Canadian Art

Fred Brigden, Fred Haines, Dr. Frederick Banting, J.W. Beatty, Emily Carr, Yvonne McKague Housser, etc. We also handle works by such historic Canadian artists as Cornelius Krieghoff, Paul Peel, Homer Watson, Frederick Verner, J.W. Morrice, Clarence Gagnon

Estate Representatives Frederic M. Bell-Smith and Frank Panabaker

Also Representing Works by: F. Brigden, Frederick Haines and William Winter

"Maritime Harbour " by J.R. Seavey


Gallery Profile

We have been in operation as an art gallery since 1982, located in the old Post Office of Bronte Harbour, which was built in 1838. We have just opened a gallery at 53 Downie Street in Stratford,Ontario where we handle artwork by listed Canadian, American and European artists.

 Current Artists

Koolen Fine Arts handles several internationally collected contemporary artists including Robert Genn and Elizabeth Jaworski. Exhibitions of their most recent works are held at the gallery annually.





acrylic by Elizabeth Jaworski

"Going Home " by Alfred Munnings

Historic European Art

In addition to handling works by historic Canadian artists, we appraise original artwork by European and American artists and we can sell works by listed international artists either at home or abroad.

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