Birger Sandzén (American, 1871-1954)
    Near the Timberline, Rocky Mountains, Colorado, circa 1919
    Oil on canvas
    62 x 47 inches (157.5 x 119.4 cm)
    Signed lower left: Birger Sandzén
    Signed, titled, and inscribed indistinctly on stretcher: Old Trad[...]nsen / Near the Timberline / Rocky Mountains Colo / Birger, Lindsborg Kans.


    The artist;
    Purchased by the present owner from the above, 1923.

    Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, "Birger Sandzén, Retrospective," September 25-November 12, 1969.

    Condition Report*:

    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 70 X 56 Inches

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