Frederick Ferdinand Schafer Painting Catalog

Image record 8030


Newspaper advertisement of an October 1876 many-artist auction in San Francisco

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[painting photograph]

Image credit: Sutro Library, San Francisco. Found by William K. Dick.


Related images: Newspaper notice of this auction.

Information about this image:
Original: Xerographic copy from microfilm. Published Tuesday, 3 October 1876, in the San Francisco Evening Bulletin XLII, 152, page 2, column 7.
Scan: 400 x 400 pixels/inch, 8-bit gray scale by JHS 24 November 2002
Adjustments: Image digitally contrast-enhanced and sharpened with extensive spot and speckle removal. Image contains ICC color profile.
Note: The auction sale of this advertisement provides the earliest documented terminus ante quom so far located for Schafer's presence in the United States. The advertisement mentions a catalog that has not been located.
Calibration: Targets

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