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[photo] [Mountain landscape with three trees]
Photo credit: William K. Dick, 1971
Date: probably undated
Medium: oil on canvas
Size: 12 x 18 in (31 x 46 cm)
Inscription: l/r "F Schafer", in the artist's block-letter hand
Verso: said to be no inscription
Provenance: In private collection, by 1971.
Reproductions: William K. Dick photo #158 (color, 1971)
Description: Three tall conifers stand in isolation at the left above a grassy field, the sun brightening their uppermost branches. In the distance is a snow-covered mountain peak viewed through a valley with forests at the bottom and rugged cliffs on both sides. The painting is very bright, being done almost entirely in unsaturated yellows, greens, and browns. (From a color photograph.)
Identification: Assigned, descriptive title.

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