Franz (Frank) Johnston

Fallen Trees, Algoma, 1918

oil on board
11.75x15.75 in.

signed Frank H. Johnston lower left
Titled Fallen Trees, Algoma, 1918 to verso

Inscribed to verso:
This is an authentic Frank H. Johnston
Jan. 30th / 63
Florence Johnston

Walter Klinkhoff Gallery, Montreal;
Roberts Gallery, Toronto;
Private collection, Calgary;
Private collection, Edmonton;

“In Johnston one can almost see the sound swelling into the vastness of infinity. The small panel is no restriction to the eye and one stands among the stars of timeless space. Dancing formless light, subaqueous in feeling, ephemeral as Aurora Borealis. It holds one motionless in moving space.” (1)…