Sculptures by Gregory Kondos seen at Sacramento International Airport, CA, Sacramento - Sutter's Gold
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World-renown landscape painter “Gregory Kondos' "Sutter’s Gold" (oil on canvas painting; 8’ x 12’) can be found at Sacramento International Airport. The primary element in the composition is the North Fork of the American River, which runs vertically through rolling hills in the heart of California Gold Rush country. The painting is inspired by the discovery of gold in 1848 and its historic significance to the Sacramento region.