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    Description

    Birger Sandzén (American, 1871-1954)
    Sunset, circa 1921-22
    Oil on canvas
    18 x 24 inches (45.7 x 61.0 cm)
    Signed lower left: Birger Sandzén

    Property from a Palm Beach Estate

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    Private collection, acquired from the above;
    By descent to the present owner;
    Heritage Auctions, Dallas, November 8, 2018, lot 68058;
    Private collection, Palm Beach, Florida;
    Estate of the above.

    We wish to thank Cori Sherman North, Curator of the Birger Sandzén Memorial Gallery, Lindsborg, Kansas, for her invaluable cataloguing assistance. This painting is recorded as #2715 in the Sandzén card catalogue of the Birger Sandzén Memorial Gallery.


    More information about Birger Sandzén, also known as Sandzen, Birger, Sandzen, Birger, Sandzén, Sven Birger, .

    Condition Report*: Wax-lined canvas. Under UV exam, there does not appear to be inpaint. Scattered craquelure throughout. Surface soiling throughout.
    Framed Dimensions 24 X 30 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2021
    8th Friday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 30
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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