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    HAROLD VON SCHMIDT (American, 1893-1982)
    Canoeing on the River, The Dark River, Saturday Evening Post illustration, c. 1938
    Oil on canvas
    30 x 45 in.
    Signed lower right

    This illustration appeared in one of the nine episodes of James Normal Hall's serialized story in the Saturday Evening Post, c. 1938.

    Inscribed lower left: "For Uncle Charley with thanks."

    From the Estate of Charles Martignette.


    Condition Report*: Framed to an overall size of 33.5 x 48.5 inches.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2010
    15th-16th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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