"MISSISSIPPI BOAT, DEPARTURE AT DUSK" (Memphis, ca. 1938) by ERNEST FIENE, N. A. (1894 - 1965)
Oil on canvas, 30 x 34 inches (canvas); 40 x 44 inches (frame)
One of the artist’s masterworks. Historic cobblestone riverboat landing at Memphis.
Signed lower right; gesso, 22k gold leaf, hand-combed, hand-carved frame;verso: titled in pencil; remnants of an Associated American Artists label, New York.