FRANK HANS JOHNSTON, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.
THE WYE IN WINTER
oil on masonite
signed; titled on the artist’s label on the reverse
20 ins x 24 ins; 50.8 cms x 61 cms
Franz Johnston was one the most sought-after lyrical painters in Canada, making painting trips to northern Ontario and Quebec to study the various effects and qualities of light on snow. His skill at capturing light on snow was considered to be unsurpassed.
Private Collection, Ontario