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    Albert Bierstadt (American, 1830-1902)
    Yosemite Valley, California
    Oil on board
    14 x 21-3/4 inches (35.6 x 55.2 cm)
    Signed lower left: ABierstadt

    PROPERTY FROM A NEW JERSEY ESTATE

    PROVENANCE:
    Sotheby's, New York, May 24, 1989, lot 59;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.

    We thank Melissa Webster Speidel, President of the Bierstadt Foundation and Director of the Albert Bierstadt catalogue raisonné project, for her assistance in the cataloguing of this lot.


    Condition Report*: Minor surface dirt; a few areas where pigment appears thin, most notably at signature; under UV light, there appears to be scattered careful touches of inpaint, most notably in upper half of work and an approx. 3 inch thin line of inpaint at center left edge which is faintly visible in raking light.
    Framed Dimensions 19.25 X 27.25 Inches
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    1st Friday
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