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[photo] [Mount Shasta from Castle Lake 1]
Photo credit: J. Saltzer, 1998; courtesy of Christopher Queen Galleries
Medium: oil on canvas, lined
Size: 7 x 11 in (18 x 28 cm)
Inscription: signed l/l "F. Schafer"
Provenance: Sold 4 December 1993 for $440 by Louisiana Auction Exchange, Inc., Baton Rouge, Louisiana, as lot 118 to Christopher Queen Galleries, Duncans Mills, California.
Reproductions: Louisiana Auction Exchange, Inc. 4 December 1993 sale catalog.
Citations: Leonard's Annual Price Index of Art Auctions 14; Christopher Queen Galleries record 416
Site: Castle Lake is a glacial cirque located about 15 miles west of Mount Shasta, California.
Description: A rough oil sketch. Two tall trees stand near the left, with a lake below, a cliff to the right, and a white Mount Shasta in the distance. (From the painting, 22 July 1998).
Identification: The Christopher Queen Galleries record confirms the acquisition.
Other title(s): Mountain landscape (Louisiana Auction Exchange, Inc.)
In index(es): Title list, Mount Shasta and Shastina, sketches

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