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    Eugene V. Debs: A Fine Large Signed Oil Portrait. Signed in lower left corner by Franz Bollhagen. The only artist named Franz Bollhagen we could locate was Swiss and lived from 1881-1971. While it is hard to imagine why a European painter would choose this subject, his name is quite unusual and he lived during the right era to have painted Dens in his prime. Perhaps he had an interest in socialist politics. The image seems to be taken from a widely-published photo of Debs to which a European artist would have had easy access. The portrait is in excellent condition and nicely custom-framed to 20" x 24".

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2016
    14th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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