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[photo] Mount Shasta from Shasta Creek, California

Date: undated
Medium: oil on canvas
Size: 20 x 36 in (51 x 76 cm)
Inscription: Signed l/l "F.Schafer" in the artist's characteristic block-printing hand.
Verso: Titled l/c, "Mt. Shasta / from Shasta Creek. Cal." and priced u/r "$100..", both in the artist's characteristic block-printing hand.
Provenance: Sold 18 December 2020 for CA$1,000 + 23% by Maynards Fine Art and Antiques, Richmond, B.C., Canada, as lot #357 in "Antiques, International, & Asian Art" sale.
Reproductions: 18 December 2020 catalog (on-line).
Site: Mount Shasta, California, viewed through a valley from the South, above a small creek. Shastina stands on the left.
Note: The location mentioned in the title, "Shasta Creek", does not appear on current maps. The Little Shasta River is sometimes known as Little Shasta Creek, but it is located to the north of the stratovolcano and this view is from the south.
Identification: Title from the artist's verso inscription.

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