The path of gold, 1926 signed 'F.W. Cuprien' (lower left) and titled and dated 'The Path of Gold 1926 F.W.Cuprien' (on the reverse) oil on canvas board 10 x 12in overall: 12 1/4 x 14 1/4in
PROVENANCE: Private collection, Laguna Beach, California
The work is extensively inscribed on the reverse: 'Awarded by the artist for the most beautiful costume at the IIIrd Annual Players Ball Community Club House Nov. 19, 1926. Laguna Beach - F.W. Cuprien'
The painting is accompanied by Cuprien's paint box with his initials in ligature incised on the lid.