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Painting record FFSd0874

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[photo] [Landscape with shepherd and flock]
Photo credit: Owner's photograph, 2009
Medium: oil on board (see note 2)
Size: 12 x 22 in. (30 x 55 cm)
Inscription: l/r "F Schafer", underlined, in rounded sketch hand
Verso: none reported
Provenance: In private collection, San Francisco Bay area (see note 1).
Citations: Personal communication with the owner, 2009
Note: 1. Appears to be an oil sketch. 2. While living in Oakland, California, the family acquired the painting sometime between 1879 and 1959. 3. The owner describes the support as "..a very thin sheet of wood. Then there is a layer about a half inch thick of plaster then a sheet of dense cardboard".
Identification: Assigned, descriptive title.
In index(es): Title list, pastoral and rural scenes, sketches

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