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Wayne
Wayne, Auctioneer
Category: Antiques
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Experience:  40 yrs. experience in antiques, jewelry, coins and paintings - ASA 1985
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Can you tell me if these paintings would be worth the

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Hello,
Can you tell me if these paintings would be worth the shipping costs?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/JAMES-ARDEN-GRANT-1885-1973-BRITISH-FEMALE-PORTRAIT-OIL-PAINTING-ART-EXHIBITED-/121658478418?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_3&hash=item1c53690f52
http://www.ebay.com/itm/FRENCH-IMPRESSIONIST-PASTEL-c-1900-YOUNG-GIRL-PORTRAIT-PAINTING-ART-BONNARD-/301640777888?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_3&hash=item463b3100a0
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Do you think they may be fake?
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.
Hi,
Thank You for your question, my name is***** am a verified expert and will be working with you today.
Your first painting of the same subject sold at auction before for about $500.
http://auctions.lyonandturnbull.com/auction-lot-detail/433/54
As for the second pastel. I'm not sure about the Bonnard connection. It is a nice pastel and certainly a similar style to Bonnard. I think you would be safe in the are of $300-500.
Cheers,
Wayne