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[photo] Evening on Mount Hood from Hood River, Oregon

Date: n.d.
Medium: oil on canvas
Size: 30 x 50 in (76 x 127 cm)
Inscription: Signed l/r: "F. Schafer", underlined, in the artist's characteristic block-letter hand.
Verso: Titled l/c: "Ev. on Mt Hood / from Hood Riv. Oregon" in black brush on the canvas in the artist's characteristic block-letter hand.
Provenance: In collection of Albert Daniel Kendall (1874–1957), Troutdale, Oregon, perhaps as early as 1899 (see Legend); by descent in the family in 1957, 1986, and 2015 to private collection, Portland, Oregon, area.
Citations: Personal communication with the 2015 owner.
Site: View along the Hood River with Mount Hood, Oregon, in the background.
Legend: According to a family legend, Albert Kendall met the artist in Portland, Oregon, in 1899 and may have purchased this painting directly from him at that time.
Identification: Title from the artist's verso inscription.

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