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[photo] The Three Sisters [8]

Date: no date
Medium: oil on canvas
Size: 24 x 36 in (61 x 91 cm)
Inscription: l/l "F. Schafer", underlined, in the artist's characteristic block-lettering hand
Verso: l/c "The Three Sisters", triple underlined, with unusually large capitals and cloud-like decoration, in a block-letter hand with more ornamentation than typical of the artist
Provenance: With McLaren Auction Services, Aurora, Oregon, USA, 20 November 2000
Reproductions: McLaren Auction Services sale catalog, lot 2078
Site: View of the Three Sisters mountains across a river valley. (See note.)
Note: The view is unlike the other paintings of the Three Sisters by Schafer, with South Sister mostly obscuring North Sister. It is not clear where the viewpoint might be located.
Identification: Title from the verso inscription, presumably provided by the artist.

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