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[photo] In the Adorondacks [2]
Photo credit: Courtesy of Clars Auction Gallery, 2007
Date: undated
Medium: oil on canvas
Size: 20 x 36 inches (51 x 91 cm.)
Inscription: l/r "FSchafer", in black block printing with initials conjoined in a monogram, sloping slightly upward.
Verso: l/c "in the Adorondacks" in black brush on the canvas in the artist's characteristic block printing hand. The canvas immediately to the right of the inscription is covered with a patch that may hide part of the inscription.
Provenance: With Clar's Auction Gallery, Oakland, California, September 2007. With eBay, Incorporated, Springfield, Massachusetts, 22 September 2014.
Reproductions: 9 September 2007 sale catalog 456, lot 6415
Citations: eBay, Incorporated item #261595139111
Description: Two fishermen standing and sitting beside a river and a woman sitting on the bank in Victorian dress under a parasol. A huge broadleaf tree on the right bank, broadleaf forest elsewhere, a flowering bush in the lower right corner. A patch of blue sky appears in the center with a fluffy white cloud at the bottom. (From a photograph.)
Identification: Title from verso inscription, unusual spelling preserved. The sale catalog corrected the spelling.
Other title(s): In the Adirondacks (Clar's Auction Gallery sale catalog)

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