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[photo] On Boulder Creek, Santa Cruz Mountains, California [5]

Date: undated
Medium: oil on canvas, lined
Size: 30 x 50 in (76 x 127 cm)
Inscription: l/r "F. Schafer", slightly back slanted, in the artist's block-letter hand.
Verso: Through a viewing window in the liner, l/c "on Boulder Creek / Santa Cruz Mts. Californi" (ending "a" not visible)
Provenance: With George Stern Fine Arts, Carmel, California, in 2008; to private collection, Boulder Creek, California, June 2008.
Citations: Personal communication with the owner, June 2008.
Note: 1. The configuration of the foreground boulders is very similar to those of [View of Mount Hood, Oregon 1], [View of Mount Hood, Oregon 2] and [View of Mount Hood, Oregon 3]. 2. To the right of the distant ridge is what appears to be a pentimento of another ridge.
Identification: Title from verso inscription.

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