Frederick Ferdinand Schafer Painting Catalog

Image record 8173


Newspaper notice of an August 1885 auction sale of paintings by Schafer in Astoria, Oregon

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Image credit: The Library of Congress Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Located by James Marquardt.



Information about this image:
Original: Published Wednesday, 12 August 1885, in (Astoria, Oregon) The Daily Astorian XXIV, 36, page 3, columns 1 and 3.
Adjustments: Image digitally contrast-enhanced and sharpened. Image contains ICC color profile.
Note: The wording of the column 3 notice suggests that it is derived from a press release that Schafer used for several years in visits to different cities. See, for example, a similarly worded notice published in 1890 in Seattle. The column 3 notice is a repeat of a notice that appeared in (Astoria, Oregon) The Daily Astorian the previous day. The catalogue mentioned has not been located.
Calibration: Targets

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