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1st item: Horst Shreck (Texas, 1885 – 1967) pastel on paper self-portrait with a skull in the foreground and south western mountains, statues, and Grecian building in the back ground. Sight: 32 1/2" H x 23 1/2" W. Framed: 34 1/2" H x 25 1/4" W. Mid 20th Century. 2nd item: Horst Shreck (Texas,1885-1967) sketch for the El Paso-Hudspeth Soil Conservation District depicting a foot and shovel with mountains in the background. Pencil signed lower right. 13 3/" Dia. Note: Born in Switzerland, Schreck emigrated to America in the early 1900s and worked as a veterinarian and artist. He served in the U.S. Army in World War One and illustrated several posters for the U.S. Veterinary Corps. He also painted murals. Provenance: Nashville, Tennessee estate, acquired from the estate of Horst Schreck. Condition: 1st item: Overall very good condition with with one area of creasing. 2nd item: Good Condition with minor toning and foxing. One small tear and a repair bellow the shovel.