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Painting record FFSd1149

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[photo] [Mount Shasta (?)]

Medium: oil on canvas
Size: 30 x 20 in (76 x 51 cm)
Inscription: Signed l/l "FSch..." in the artist's characteristic block lettering hand, remainder not legible in the available photograph.
Verso: none reported
Provenance: In the inventory of Howell's Bookstore, San Francisco; sold 14 February 1985 for $1430 by Butterfield & Butterfield as lot 908 in "Americana" sale.
Reproductions: 14 February 1985 sale catalog (monochrome).
Site: Unidentified. The profile of the mountain does not match that of Mount Shasta but it is similar to several other unidentified mountain scenes, for example [High Sierra scene with Indians], [Western landscape], and [Stratovolcano viewed from a river] (Sketchbook ca 1891, page #6).
Identification: Title from Butterfield & Butterfield sale catalog
In index(es): Title list, unidentified mountain scenes

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