The Art of Canada Auction (Canadian Art)

May 30, 2016

LOT 138
FRANKLIN MILTON ARMINGTON
  • FRANKLIN MILTON ARMINGTON
  • FRANKLIN MILTON ARMINGTON
  • FRANKLIN MILTON ARMINGTON

138

FRANKLIN MILTON ARMINGTON

PAYSAGE PRÈS DE LOUVIER

oil on panel
signed and dated 1924; also signed and titled on the reverse
8.5 ins x 10.75 ins; 21.6 cms x 26.7 cms

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $2,880
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Paul Duval notes: “Apart from James Wilson Morrice, Franklin Armington was the only artist from Canada to seriously devote his attention to Paris. His French subjects are represented in the French National Collection; the Petite Palais, Paris, The British Museum, The Victoria and Albert Museum, the Library of Congress and other major institutions.

This work bears a stamp from the artist material supply store, Lucien Lefebvre-Foinet, Paris.

Literature:

Paul Duval, Canadian Impressionism, McClelland & Stewart, Inc., Toronto, 1990, page 132.

Provenance:

Private Collection, Toronto

Additional Info:

Department: Canadian Fine Art
Medium: Paintings
Signed