Clementine Hunter (American/Louisiana, 1886-1988), "Sunday Leaving Church," oil on board painting depicting a procession of black figures in hats leaving church, while four other figures walk and hold hands lower right. Signed with monogram CH lower right, 23 3/4" H x 16" W. Unframed. Lot is accompanied by photographs of the consignor and her family visiting Ms. Hunter's studio in the 1960s, when they acquired the painting directly from the artist. Provenance: Nashville, Tennessee estate of a former Mississippi resident. CONDITION: Overall good condition. Some small losses at corners, a couple of small scratches lower right near tree, a couple of dark marks in sky area (possibly as made). Several marks and stains and some wear to back.
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