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    EDGAR PAYNE (American 1882-1947)
    Sierra Nevada Mountains
    Oil on canvas
    9-1/2 x 13 inches (24.1 x 33 cm)
    Signed lower left: Edgar Payne

    Provenance:
    Private Collection (Montana)

    California plein air painter, Edgar Payne, is known for his depictions of the High Sierra, Native American-inspired scenes, and harbor views produced in Italy and France. In the present work, Payne, a self-taught artist, captures the dramatic scene of the High Sierras landscape utilizing the color palette of the American southwest. His impressionist style suggests extensive academic training.


    More information about Payne, Edgar Alwin, also known as Payne, Edgar Alwin, Edgar Alwin Payne, Payne, Edgar.

    Condition Report*: wax lining, surface in good condition, nice impasto, strong colors and minor surface dirt
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2007
    24th-25th Thursday-Friday
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