Historic battle of Memphis, 30x40 oil on canvas, on exhibit at the Mid-South Art Gallery
Painted around 2019, purchased by the Morgan Collection, had exhibited in Aschaffenburg and Frankfurt Germany, currently (2021) on exhibit at the Mid-South artist gallery. Several of Lyle's paintings have been added to the Christian Brothers permanent Collection. Mrs. P. Collin has added three "ships" at sea paint by Lyle. St. Francis Hospital also has a variety of paintings by Lyle. Fine Art America has over 200 listings for "Frederick Lyle Morris", Lyle has also made the front page of the Bartlett Press, Bartlett Weekly and on-line platforms such as "ebay" and other platforms.
Based on the photographs and information provided, and subject to examination, please find below an estimation of your painting:
The appraised oil painting is by Frederick Lyle Morris (20th Century), depicting the battle of Memphis and executed in 2019. It measures 30"(h) x 40"(w). The condition appears to be excellent overall.
This work is currently part of the Morgan Collection and is exhibited at the Mid-South Art Gallery.
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