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[photo] [Autumn river scene 2] (attributed)

Date: no date
Medium: oil on canvas
Size: 20 x 36 in (51 x 91 cm)
Inscription: unsigned
Verso: none reported
Provenance: With Mroczek Brothers Seattle Auction House, Renton, Washington 14 August 2014 and 30 October 2014
Reproductions: Mroczek Brothers Seattle Auction House sale catalog lot 273B (14 August) and 386 (30 October)
Attribution: Being unsigned, attribution is a matter of judgment. The composition, style, pallette, detailed foreground, figures in the canoe, less detailed distance, and sky treatment are all typical of Frederick Schafer's work. For comparison, there are several other signed paintings that have similar characteristics, for example, [Autumn in the Adirondacks 1], Autumn Evening in the White Mountains, New Hampshire [2], and Autumn in the White Mountains, New Hampshire [2].
Identification: Descriptive title, probably assigned by the dealer.

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