Louis Frederick Berneker (New York, Massachusetts, 1876-1937) impressionistic oil on canvas landscape painting titled "Trees by a Shore" depicting two large trees on a grassy bank before a body of water. Signed "Louis F. Bernecker" lower right. Auction label with artist's name, title, and date of auction "2/28/90", en verso of frame. Housed in a giltwood frame. Sight: 15 3/4" H x 19 3/4" W. Framed: 19 1/2" H x 23 1/2" W.
The Estate of Carl Klein, Brentwood, Tennessee.
Overall good condition with light craquelure, areas of exposed canvas, largest 1 3/4", to top left and lower right edges. Frame with craquelure, areas of loss to gilt.