John Young Johnstone R.C.A.

Old House, Beauport, 1916

oil on panel
5.25x7 in.

signed and dated 1916 lower right

Watson Art Galleries, Montreal;
Private collection, Montreal;
Galerie Walter Klinkhoff, Montreal;
Galerie Eric Klinkhoff, Montreal;
Private collection, Vancouver;
Sale of Heffel Fine Art, May 27, 2021, lot 318;
Private collection, Calgary


John Young Johnstone (1887-1930) was born in Montreal, Quebec and studied at the Arts Association of Montreal alongside William Brymner, and later at the Grande Chaumière Academy in Paris under Castelucheo, L. Simon and R. Menard. During this period, he also travelled throughout Switzerland, France and Belgium. He taught at…