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    Description

    Birger Sandzén (American, 1871-1954)
    Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, circa 1915-17
    Oil on canvas
    24 x 36 inches (61.0 x 91.4 cm)
    Signed lower right: Birger Sandzén

    Property from a Palm Beach Estate

    PROVENANCE:
    Sotheby's, New York, March 15, 2000, lot 127;
    Del Monte Fine Art, Carmel, California;
    Property from a Northern California Estate;
    John Moran Auctioneers, Monrovia, California, November 17, 2020, lot 38;
    Private collection, Palm Beach, Florida, acquired from the above;
    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 #2703 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, Birger Sandzén.



    Condition Report*: Original canvas. Under UV exam, an uneven varnish does appear to fluoresce green but there does not appear to be inpaint. Craquelure throughout. Yellowed varnish.
    Framed Dimensions 33 X 45 Inches
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