Birger Sandzen (1871-1954 Lindsborg, KS)

oil on canvas
30'' H x 40'' W

  • Provenance: Charles Matthews, Manhattan, KS, acquired directly from his friend Birger Sandzen; by descent to granddaughter Mary Jo Bedford; Private Collection, Los Angeles, CA
  • Exhibited: Exhibited: Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA, ''Colors of the West: The Paintings of Birger Sandzen'', April 17-September 12, 2010
  • Notes: According to Ron Michael, Curator at the Birger Sandzen Memorial Gallery, the present work likely depicts a scene North-West of Lindsborg, probably near the Salemsborg Hills. We are grateful to Mr. Michael for his assistance in cataloging this lot.
  • Condition: Visual: Generally good condition. Isolated areas of stable craquelure throughout with stretcher bar creases and craquelure along the left and right edges. Blacklight: A few of minor spots of touch-up sky and in the foreground. A few other spots of touch-up along the center middle edge and the upper left edge, largest spot in the sky measures 1.75'' x 1''. AS-IS. ALL SALES FINAL.

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