Original oil painting by a famous American artist Elias Rivera (b. 1937). Elias Rivera was born in NYC, in the 1980s he moved to the Southwest were his New Mexico series established him as a widely recognized artist. He has received various prizes, his works are in major museums and private collections around the world, he has exhibited widely in such museums as the Albuquerque Museum, the American Academy and Institute for Arts and Letters, the Nevada Institute of Contemporary Art, the Brooklyn Museum etc.
This is a beautiful early work showing a serene street scene in Venice in an early morning light. Stunning pastel colors and hazy glow create a translucent shimmering atmosphere of a city waking up. Wonderful work! Signed in lower left corner "Rivera".
SIZE: 16" x 20" without frame
MEDIUM: oil on canvas board
INFO: comes in original vintage frame
Venice Italy canal view boats vintage oil painting by Elias Rivera