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    Sale 7656

    Nordic Art

    15 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 115

    Bruno Liljefors (Swedish, 1860-1939)

    Gräsänder vid fruset vattendrag (Wild Ducks by frozen water)

    Price Realised  

    Bruno Liljefors (Swedish, 1860-1939)
    Gräsänder vid fruset vattendrag (Wild Ducks by frozen water)
    signed and dated 'Bruno Liljefors/1918' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    23 5/8 x 35 5/8 in. (60 x 90.5 cm.)
    Painted in 1918


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    An inscription on the reverse by the artist's son reads 'Enligt min ovrtygelse är denna tavla maalad av Bruno Liljefors. Lindorm Liljefors.' (I confirm that this painting is by Bruno Liljefors. Lindorm Liljefors.')

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Bukowskis, Stockholm, 3 December 2002, lot 204.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.