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Visions of the North: Minnesotan Art & History

Tue, May 21, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 69

Albert Christ-Janer Abstract Mixed Media Painting

Estimate: $400 - $800

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Albert Christ-Janer (American, 1910-1973). Mixed media on gesso board painting depicting a textured abstract form in warm tones on a pale white background. Tendrils of whispy smoke-like forms drift horizontally across the canvas. Signed along the lower left.

Albert Christ-Janer was a highly accomplished artist and educator, having held positions at various prestigious institutions such as Stephens College, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Pennsylvania State University, and Pratt Institute. Throughout his career, he made significant contributions to art education and his works are housed in esteemed institutions including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art.

Height: 16 in x width: 20 in x depth: 1/4 in.


There are no signs of restoration under UV light. Some minute losses along the extreme edges of the work. Along the lower left corner there is a network of yellow spots that may be foxing. The work is not framed.

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