Frederick Ferdinand Schafer Painting Catalog

Image record 8122


Advertisement of a February 1881 many-artist auction in San Francisco

No larger image available

[painting photograph]

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


Related images: The 27 February 1881 Daily Alta advertisement.

Information about this image:
Original: Xerographic copy from microfilm. Published Monday, 21 February 1881, in the San Francisco Chronicle XXXIII, 37, page 4, column 9.
Scan: Scanned in greyscale at 200 pixels/inch on an Epson V350 scanner.
Adjustments: Image digitally contrast-enhanced and sharpened. Image contains ICC color profile.
Note: The same advertisement with minor variations appeared on 20 and 22 February 1881 in the San Francisco Chronicle. A nearly identical advertisement appeared in the 27 February 1881 (San Francisco) Daily Alta California for an auction the following week, suggesting that the 22 February auction did not actually take place.
Calibration: Targets

Title list
Other lists
Help About the Artist Copyright Notice Schafer Catalog Home Page
Comments, corrections, or questions: Saltzer@mit.edu
Feb 12, 2017, 16:48 MST