Canadian Fine Art

November 18, 2019

LOT 90
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.
  • FRANK HANS JOHNSTON, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.
  • FRANK HANS JOHNSTON, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.
  • FRANK HANS JOHNSTON, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.

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FRANK HANS JOHNSTON, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.

GREAT BEAR LAKE, 1939

oil on board
signed, titled and dated '39
24 ins x 27.25 ins; 61 cms x 69 cms

Estimate $14,000-$18,000

Realised: $13,200
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Franz Johnston gifted this painting to Emil and his wife Virginia, manager of the Eldorado Mine, who hosted the artist and A.Y. Jackson.

Literature:

A.Y. Jackson, A Painter's Country: The Autobiography of A.Y. Jackson, 1976, p. 123.

Provenance:

A gift from the Artist to Emil and Virginia Walli, Great Bear Lake
By descent to Private Collection, Ontario