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Ernest Fiene (1894-1965)
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Ernest Fiene (1894-1965)

Winter Day, Pittsburgh

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Ernest Fiene (1894-1965)
Winter Day, Pittsburgh
signed 'E. Fiene.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
34 x 42 in. (86.4 x 106.7 cm.)
Painted in 1935-36.
Provenance
The artist.
Estate of the above.
Jeanette Fiene, New York, wife of the artist.
Edward Levy, New York.
D. Wigmore Fine Art, Inc., New York.
Acquired by the late owner from the above, 1983.
Literature
S.R. Couch, J.S. Kroll-Smith, "Slow Burn," The Sciences, May/June 1990, p. 5, illustrated.
Exhibited
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, The First National Bank, The Industrial Scene, October 1937, no. 17.
New York, D. Wigmore Fine Art, Inc., The American Scene Movement in the Art of the 1930s and 1940s, 1983, p. 15, illustrated.
St. Louis, Missouri, St. Louis Art Museum; Honolulu, Hawaii, Honolulu Academy of Arts; Boston, Massachusetts, Museum of Fine Arts, The Ebsworth Collection: American Modernism 1911-1947, November 20, 1987-June 5, 1988, pp. 90-91, 204, no. 23, illustrated.
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