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[photo] [Alpine lake]

Date: no date
Medium: oil on canvas, lined
Size: 22 x 36 in (56 x 91 cm)
Inscription: l/l "F Schafer" in orange, in the artist's characteristic block letter hand
Provenance: With Michaan's Auctions by the Bay, Inc., Alameda, California, 6 July 2014 and again 5 October 2014.
Reproductions: Michaan's Auctions by the Bay, Inc. July 6 2014 Estate Auction lot 442; October 5, 2014 Estate Auction lot 467
Note: Though there is no evidence that the title is authoritiative, both the architecture of the hut at the right and the dress of the woman descending toward the lake suggest that this is an Alpine scene.
Identification: Assigned descriptive title of unknown origin.

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