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[photo] [Mountain Landscape with Pinnacle]
Photo credit: Owner's photograph, 2016
Date: 1886
Medium: oil on unidentified support, perhaps canvas lined with board
Size: 30 x 50 in (76 x 127 cm)
Inscription: Signed l/l: "F.Schafer. 86." in the artist's characteristic block-letter hand
Verso: not examined
Provenance: In private collection, Salt Lake City, Utah; by descent in the family to private collection, Salt Lake City area.
Citations: Personal communication, November 2016.
Site: Unidentified, though the combination of the pinnacle and the distant mountain profile would seem to be immediately recognizable by anyone familiar with the site.
Note: May have been acquired by the grandfather of the current owner. Schafer visited Salt Lake City in 1886, the date on the painting.
Identification: Assigned, descriptive title.

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