Frederick Ferdinand Schafer Painting Catalog

Image record 8251


Advertisement of an October 1887 three-day auction sale of Schafer paintings in San Francisco

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


Related images: Advance notice of this sale in an Alameda newspaper.
Notice of this sale in the same newspaper as the advertisement.

Information about this image:
Original: Xerographic copy from microfilm. Published Monday, 31 October 1887, in the San Francisco Evening Bulletin LXV, 20, page 2, column 6
Scan: 240 x 240 pixels/inch, 8-bit gray scale using an Epson WF-3520, 2 September 2016 by jhs
Adjustments: Image digitally contrast-enhanced and sharpened. Image contains ICC color profile.
Note: This advertisement was repeated on Tuesday, 1 November, Wednesday, 2 November, and Thursday, 3 November 1887. It also appeared on 31 October 1887 in the San Francisco Chronicle XLVI, 109, page 4, column 6. Although the advertisement does not mention a catalog, William K. Dick reports seeing a catalog (currently not located) that listed 75 paintings.
Calibration: Targets

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