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    Sale 2029

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    25 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 23

    Franz Holzlhuber (1820-1898)

    Maiden Run of Missippi Railroad from Madison; Union Hotel in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin; Railroad Tunnel with Gate; and Four in Hand Post en Route to California: Four Works

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    Franz Holzlhuber (1820-1898)
    Maiden Run of Missippi Railroad from Madison; Union Hotel in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin; Railroad Tunnel with Gate; and Four in Hand Post en Route to California: Four Works
    each, gouache on paper
    the first, 23 x 16¾ in. (58.4 x 42.5 cm.); the second, 17 x 24½ in. (43.2 x 62.2 cm.); the third, 24¼ x 17¼ in. (61.6 x 43.8 cm.); the fourth, 24¼ x 17¼ in. (61.6 x 43.8 cm.) (4)


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    Provenance

    Private collection, Vienna.
    Schweitzer Gallery, New York.
    Corporate collection.
    Christie's, New York, 12 March 1992.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.