Ernest Spring (Ohio 1919 - 1985) watercolor of a farm. Signed lower right. Sight Size: 13.5 x 17.5 in. Overall Size: 16 x 20 in. Spring was director of the Art Department at Macomber High School when it opened in 1938 until he retired in 1968. He conducted classes at Toledo Artists' Club and on location during the summer and fall. He exhibited in area and regional shows for some forty years. Hewas the recipient of numerous awards and medals which include: Purchase Award, Toledo Area Artists Exhibition, 1969, Gold Medal, Gold Medal Show, 1971. He received the Toledo Federation of Art Societies Special Award for Outstanding Service at the 53rd Toledo Area Artists Exhibition, 1971, and Gold Medal in 1973 and 1976. Framed behind glass.