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    PROPERTY FROM A DALLAS PRIVATE COLLECTION

    JOSEF WAGNER-HÖHENBERG (German, 1870-1938)
    A Meeting of the Cardinals (Catholic Clergymen)
    Oil on canvas
    28-1/4 x 36 inches (71.8 x 91.4 cm)
    Signed lower right: Wagner Höhenberg

    PROVENANCE:
    Denver Art Museum collection (gift of Mrs. John M. O'Connor), 1972 (label verso);
    Christie's, New York, Property from the Collection of the Denver Art Museum, September 16, 1995, lot 96 (label verso).


    Condition Report*:

    Re-varnished canvas with paint film in very good condition; slight surface grime and very minor frame abrasion along top edge; under UV examination, scattered flecks of in-painting, notably in picture frame, tablecloth, and right cleric's sleeve and chair arm.

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    May, 2011
    17th Tuesday
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