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[photo] [Mountain scene]

Date: n.d.
Medium: oil on canvas, lined
Size: 30 x 50 in (76 x 127 cm)
Inscription: l/r "F.Schafer." in the artist's characteristic block-letter hand
Verso: back hidden by canvas lining
Provenance: Offered 11 December 2015 as lot 5097 but apparently unsold by Michaan's Auctions by the Bay, Inc., Alameda, California; sold 8 April 2016 as lot 2124 for $1400 by Michaan's Auctions by the Bay, Inc., Alameda, California.
Reproductions: Michaan's Auctions by the Bay, Inc. 11 December 2015 and 8 April 2016 sale catalogs
Note: The building appears to be a typical mountain hut, which suggests that the painting may depict a valley in the Swiss Alps.
Identification: Descriptive title presumably applied by Michaan's Auctions by the Bay, Inc..

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