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#38 ~ Johnston - Coming Spring, Sturgeon River Country
#38 ~ Johnston - Coming Spring, Sturgeon River Country
Lot #38

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.

Notes
signed lower left; signed and titled verso; framed

Provenance
Fine Art Galleries, T. Eaton, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$6,000-$8,000

Sold
CAD $8,190
2020/11/01
#64 ~ Johnston - Great Bear Lake, N.W.T.
#64 ~ Johnston - Great Bear Lake, N.W.T.
Lot #64

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title Great Bear Lake, N.W.T.
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1939
Size 12 x 13.75 in. / 30.5 x 34.9 cm.

Notes
signed and titled lower left; bears title and date on backing; framed

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from the Warren Schmitke estate with proceeds to the Glenbow Museum Acquisition Fund
Estimate CAD$4,000-$5,000

Sold
CAD $6,435
2019/11/03
#65 ~ Johnston - Country Lane, Wyebridge
#65 ~ Johnston - Country Lane, Wyebridge
Lot #65

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title Country Lane, Wyebridge
Media oil on wood board
Size 10 x 12 in. / 25.4 x 30.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; signed and titled verso; framed in period frame; some touch up noted; varnish has mottled in places

Provenance
partial Eaton's Fine Art Gallery, Toronto, label verso
Estimate CAD$3,000-$5,000

Sold
CAD $2,340
2019/11/03
#59 ~ Johnston - Forest Upland
#59 ~ Johnston - Forest Upland
Lot #59

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title Forest Upland
Media gouache on paper board
Size 19.5 x 14.25 in. / 49.5 x 36.2 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; bears title on plaque; framed with special glass

Estimate CAD$9,000-$12,000

Sold
CAD $10,530
2016/04/17
#754 ~ Johnston - Horses at Camp
#754 ~ Johnston - Horses at Camp
Lot #754

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title Horses at Camp
Media black and white photograph on paper
Size 7 x 9 x 1 in. / 17.8 x 22.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
unsigned; titled on label verso; unframed; archival mat

Provenance
Stephen McCanse Canadian Art, Toronto, label with biography verso
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $59
2012/11/10
#755 ~ Johnston - Milking the Cow
#755 ~ Johnston - Milking the Cow
Lot #755

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title Milking the Cow
Media black and white photograph on paper
Size 7 x 9 x 1 in. / 17.8 x 22.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
unsigned; titled on label verso; unframed; archival mat

Provenance
Stephen McCanse Canadian Art, Toronto, label with biography verso
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $59
2012/11/10
#758 ~ Johnston - A Farmer Observing his Horses
#758 ~ Johnston - A Farmer Observing his Horses
Lot #758

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title A Farmer Observing his Horses
Media black and white photograph on paper
Size 7 x 9 x 1 in. / 17.8 x 22.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
unsigned; titled on label verso; unframed; archival mat; fold along bottom noted; stain along lower margin noted

Provenance
Stephen McCanse Canadian Art, Toronto, label with biography verso
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $59
2012/11/10
#762 ~ Johnston - Carting Hay
#762 ~ Johnston - Carting Hay
Lot #762

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title Carting Hay
Media black and white photograph on paper
Size 7 x 9 x 1 in. / 17.8 x 22.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
unsigned; titled on label verso; unframed; archival mat

Provenance
Stephen McCanse Canadian Art, Toronto, label with biography verso
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $59
2012/11/10
#36 ~ Johnston - Untitled - Winter Cover
#36 ~ Johnston - Untitled - Winter Cover
Lot #36

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title Untitled - Winter Cover
Media etching on paper
Size 3 x 2.5 x 1 in. / 7.6 x 6.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed in plate lower right; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Winnipeg
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $281
2011/12/10
#50 ~ Johnston - October Lagoon, A Favourite Fishing Spot on the Penetang Penninsula
#50 ~ Johnston - October Lagoon, A Favourite Fishing Spot on the Penetang Penninsula
Lot #50

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title October Lagoon, A Favourite Fishing Spot on the Penetang Penninsula
Media oil on wood board
Dated ca. 1940
Size 13 x 23 x 1 in. / 33 x 58.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; signed and titled verso; framed; minor touch ups noted

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$10,000-$15,000

Sold
CAD $11,700
2011/11/07
#139 ~ Johnston - A Mood in March
#139 ~ Johnston - A Mood in March
Lot #139

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title A Mood in March
Media oil on wood board
Size 20 x 24 x 1 in. / 50.8 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower left; signed, titled and inscribed 'The subject is found at Sqaw Bay, where the Laurentians end in Lake Superior' verso; framed; minor surface dirt noted

Provenance
Kensington Art Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$15,000-$20,000

Sold
CAD $11,700
2010/10/03
Lot #59

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title Ploughed Field
Media gouache on paper
Dated ca. 1920
Size 4 x 3.25 x 1 in. / 10.2 x 8.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed 'Frank M. Johnston' lower left; bears title and date on label verso; framed with archival mat and special glass

Provenance
Laing Galleries, Toronto and Peter Ohler Fine Arts, Vancouver, labels verso
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $2,415
2005/04/17
Lot #66

Artist Francis [Franz] Hans Johnston
Title Backyard of Cottage at Victoria Beach
Media gouache on paper board
Dated 1923
Size 7.5 x 5.5 x 1 in. / 19 x 14 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
label on backing bears title and date

Reference
the artist had moved to Winnipeg in 1921 to take on the position of Director of the Winnipeg School of Art as well as curator at the Winnipeg Art Gallery; see `{A Grand Eye for Glory}` pg.41 for a discussion of this time period

Provenance
D and E Lake Fine Arts, Toronto, label verso
Estimate CAD$2,800-$3,200

Sold
CAD $2,415
2003/04/13

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