FRANKLIN CARMICHAEL, O.S.A., R.C.A.
Estate of the artist
Private Collection (by descent)
Private Collection, British Columbia
Private Collection, Toronto
In this early painting, Franklin Carmichael (1890-1945) weaves together a blanket of greens, burnt sienna and white. Indigo lines become trees that link the clear blue sky to the warm crest of land below. The snow melts away and, in its pooling and puddling, reveals the promise of a new season.