Description

    HAROLD VON SCHMIDT (1893-1982)
    Original Magazine Story Illustration
    American Magazine, April, 1950
    "The Ghost Lode" by William Brandon.
    Caption: "The old man shouted, 'Hey!' The young man smiled, but he didn't answer."
    Oil on canvas
    30in. x 30in. (sight size)
    Signed lower left: Von Schmidt
    Provenance: Morris Weiss collection
    A Japanese language Harold Von Schmidt catalog picturing the work is included. This work was pictured in Harold Von Schmidt Draws and Paints the Old West by Walt Reed.

    Keywords: oil, painting, magazine illustration, western, cowboy, miner, story


    Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2004
    29th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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