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[photo] The Hunters breakfast

Medium: oil on canvas
Size: 22 x 36 in (56 x 91 cm)
Inscription: l/l "F. Schafer" in the artist's characteristic block letter hand
Verso: On the canvas, l/r "The Hunters Breakfast" in black brush, in the artist's characteristic block letter hand; on the upper stretcher bar, "1577" preceded by an unreadable letter (perhaps a script "H"), in pencil.
Provenance: In private collection, Portland Oregon, by 1965; by descent in the family to private collection, western Washington state by 2011; offered 24 December 2012 via eBay by "diane98624", Ilwaco, Washington.
Citations: Personal communication, 2011.
Note: Given the narrower letters and slightly higher placement, the word "The" in the verso title inscription appears to be an afterthought.
Identification: Title from the artist's verso inscription.
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