Original Framed Oil Painting By R.S. Pigne of Havana Cuba Depicting the Sailing Schooner Gratitud

Havana, Cuba: 1927. Very well-detailed oil painting of three-masted ship in full sail, name "Gratitud" on bow; signed in lower left by R.S. Pigne '27; on back is old backer-board with the statement: "Gratitud To Mr Asmus Leonhard the noble Chief and Friend of his Emplyoyees, His modest friend R.S. Pigne Habana, Cuba 30 Junio 1927"; Captain Asmus Leonhard was a sailing captain, member of the New York Marine Society; 6 1/2" x 8 3/4" image size, framed size 9" x 11 1/2"; very good, vibrant colors, well-executed and with an eye for detail of the sailing rig and portrayal of the shifting waters and sunset; some edge, tips wear to contemporary gilt frame, old backer board (not attached to painting) is chipped away in part, seemingly no loss to text; very good condition. Very Good (Item ID: 12621)


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