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[photo] Autumn on Deer Creek, California

Medium: oil on academy board
Size: 9.5 x 12.5 in (24 x 32 cm)
Inscription: l/l "F.Schafer", in the artist's characteristic block-letter hand
Verso: "Autumn on Deer Creek / Cala" in a script hand, perhaps that of the artist; "$20.00" in the same hand; partial gummed sticker of F. W. DEVOE & CO.
Provenance: In private collection by 2000; sold 11 December 2005 for $1300 (hammer) by Burchard Galleries, St. Petersburg, Florida, as lot 235 in Estate Antiques & Fine Art sale.
Reproductions: Burchard Galleries 11 December 2005 on-line catalog (color)
Citations: Personal communication with owner, July 2000
Site: Presumably the Deer Creek in Yosemite Valley, California.
Legend: Said to have been purchased by a great aunt of the 2000 collector while visiting California around 1900.
In index(es): Title list, Yosemite Valley--other views

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