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    Sale 2068

    California, Western And American Paintings, Drawings And Sculpture

    30 April 2008, Beverly Hills

  • Lot 50

    Karl Yens (1868-1945)

    Bridal Veil Falls, Yosemite

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Karl Yens (1868-1945)
    Bridal Veil Falls, Yosemite
    signed and dated 'Karl Yens/1919' (lower left)
    oil on board
    14 x 10 in. (35.6 x 25.4 cm.)


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    German born Karl Yens recived his artistic training in Paris before settling in California circa 1890. He was active with the California Art Club and Laguna Beach Art Association throughout his career, exhibiting alongside contemporaries Edgar Payne, Paul Lauritz, Hanson Puthuff, and William Wendt.