LL Fitzgerald

Nasturtiums, 1929

oil on canvas
6.75x10.25 in.
$22,000 Cdn.

inscribed on verso: by L. Lemoine FitzGerald, Winnipeg (c.1929), given to his daughter Mrs. Hugh W. Morrison (née Patricia LeMoine Fitzgerald)(Toronto)

A Passion for Art: Works from Private Collections, The Glenbow Museum, Calgary, December 3, 1994-January 29, 1995

Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba in 1890. His boyhood summers had been spent on his grandmother’s farm and a deep love of the prairies remained with him all of his life. After leaving school he wrote ” I worked in a wholesale drug office and finding the…