Leonardo Nierman (b. 1932, Mexico) "The Wave" is an oil painting on Masonite. The image measures 16 x 24 inches, and the work has been framed without glass measuring 22 x 30 inches. The artist’s signature is in the lower right corner and the title of the piece is written on the back. Nierman became a leader in Mexican modern and contemporary art with his creation of abstract paintings that are inspired by nature and music, as well as being colorful and full of motion.