Franz (Frank) Johnston

Forest Path, c. 1935

oil on panel
10x12 in.

signed lower left Franz Johnston
titled and signed to verso

Private collection, Calgary

“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)…