Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title Coming Spring, Sturgeon River Country
Media oil on wood board
Size 10 x 12 in. / 25.4 x 30.5 cm.
Frame Size 15 x 17 x 1.5 in.
signed lower left; signed and titled verso; framed
Fine Art Galleries, T. Eaton, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston ~ [1888-1949] Canadian CSPWC, OSA, RCA
see A Grand Eye for Glory, A Life of Franz Johnston, by R.Burford Mason, Dundurn Press, 1998; Paul Rodrik / Frank H. Johnston, published by Champlain College, Trent University, 1973; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.347; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.222; Art Collection of McMaster University, by K.Ness, pg.238; R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.212; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.3, pg.566; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.80, Westbridge Pub., 2000