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[photo] On the Columbia River
Photo credit: Courtesy of Clar's Auction Gallery, 2004
Medium: oil on canvas
Size: 10 x 18 inches (25 x 48 cm)
Inscription: Signed l/r "F. Schafer" in the artist's characteristic block-letter hand.
Verso: Titled l/c "on the Columbia River." in the artist's characteristic block-letter hand. u/r "No. 9" in an unknown calligraphic hand.
Provenance: In an unidentified Walnut Creek, California, estate by 2004; sold 20 June 2004 for $1140 by Clar's Auction Gallery, Oakland, California, as lot 2402.
Reproductions: Clar's Auction Gallery 20 June 2004 sale listing.
Site: A view to the west of the Columbia River with Rooster Rock standing on the left.
Note: The significance of the verso inscription "No. 9" is unknown. It may be an auction lot number. No other similarly numbered paintings have emerged.
In index(es): Title list, Columbia River scenes, sketches

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