DescriptionBirger Sandzén (American, 1871-1954)
Mountain Peak in Sunshine, circa 1917
Oil on canvas
57-1/4 x 38-1/4 inches (145.4 x 97.2 cm)
Signed lower left: Birger Sandzén
Signed, titled, and inscribed on stretcher: Mountain Peak in Sunshine / Birger Sandzen, Lindsborg, Kans.
PROPERTY FROM A MIDWESTERN INSTITUTION
Private Midwestern collection;
Donated to the present owner from the above, 1968.
The Swedish American Artists Sixth Exhibition, Chicago, Illinois, 1917.
Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, "Birger Sandzén, Retrospective," September 25-November 12, 1969.
Estimate: $100,000 - $150,000.
Unlined canvas; There appears to be light overall surface grime as well as a few areas of light craquelure with a few tiny abrasions to the impasto; under UV exam, there appears to be no previous restoration. Framed Dimensions 63 X 43.75 Inches
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