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Frederick Ferdinand Schafer Painting Catalog

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[photo] [Bridal Veil Falls, Yosemite Valley, California 14]
Photo credit: Collector's photograph, 2021
Date: undated
Medium: oil on canvas, lined
Size: 30 x 20 in (76 x 51 cm)
Inscription: Signed l/l "F Schafer" in the artist's characteristic block-printing hand, initial "F" somewhat misshapen.
Verso: In chalk on canvas, "GlenK", "III". In chalk on upper stretcher bar and repeated on frame "10135.1". Scratched into lower stretcher bar "7 5". In pencil on the lower stretcher bar "Bridal VEiL.Fall / YosHMitha Valley, CaLiForNia"
Provenance: Deaccessioned October 2020 by Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans; sold 8 October 2020 for $320 + 28% by Neal Auction Company, New Orleans as lot 58 in "UNRESERVED @Neal - LA State & Mobile Museums" sale. to private collection, Lake Oswego, Oregon.
Reproductions: 8 October 2020 sale catalog (on-line)
Site: A view toward the east of the Merced River, Bridalveil Fall, and Cathedral Rocks from Bridalveil Meadow, in Yosemite Valley, California.
Identification: Title as found in 8 October 2020 sale catalog. The painting being lined, the title may have have been assigned by someone other than the artist.

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