DescriptionERNEST FIENE (American, 1894-1966)
Sunrise, Connecticut Hills, circa 1935
Oil on canvas
Signed lower right: E. Fiene
Signed and titled verso
Old collection label verso
22-1/4 x 30-1/4 inches (56.5 x 76.8 cm)
Ernest Fiene created works in many media but was noted primarily for his landscapes of American scenes. He also did portraits, etchings, lithographs, murals and book illustrations.
Born in Elberfeld, Germany, Ernest Fiene came to the United States in 1912, and was naturalized by 1927. He studied at the National Academy of Design from 1914 to 1918, at the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design from 1916 to 1918, and was also at the Art Students League and in Paris at the Academie de la Grande Chaumiere. His work is found among the collections of the University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie, WY, The Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA, and the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC.
Estimate: $7,000 - $9,000.
Overall in excellent condition.
*Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.
Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Requires 3rd Party Shipping (view shipping information)
Sales Tax information | Terms and Conditions
Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments
Glossary of Terms
Buyer's Premium per Lot:
19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.
Opens about 01/02/2018
- Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
- Bid online
- Free Collector newsletter
- Want List with instant e-mail notifications
- Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
- Cash Advances
- More Bidders
- Trusted Experts
- Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
Learn about consigning with us
Wow; aren’t we lucky to meet you. Thanks for the great info and superior client service.View More Testimonials
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)