How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Doris - dfm925 Your Own Question
Doris - dfm925
Doris - dfm925, Pres, Owner, Appraisals Corporation
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 8804
Experience:  Antiques store owner 10+yrs.Best of City Two Years. Collector 56+yrs.USPAP compliant. Member AOA.Founded part of antiques, silver & art collection at local museum.
19572128
Type Your Antiques Question Here...
Doris - dfm925 is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I have a serigraph Peter Max Titled Amsterdam.......18 x 18

Customer Question

I have a serigraph Peter Max Titled Amsterdam.......18 x 18 do you know how much it is worth ?aproximate year early to late 1990's
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 1 year ago.
Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** been an antiques collector, dealer and appraiser for over 56 years.I will be pleased to help you.Is your serigraph signed by Peter Max.Kind regards,Doris
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Sighed in paint this is a lithograph that has been painted on with acrylic....is that also called a serigraphy or am I wrong about that?
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 1 year ago.
Not quite but close. I'm glad the signature is there.
Please allow me time to research your question, calculate current values and write my answer.
Kind regards,
Doris
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Take your time thank u
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 1 year ago.
Thank you.
Doris
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 1 year ago.
When assessing an artist's work, appraisers must look at sales of works by the same artist. Art gallery sales prices are private.
We must then go to auction sales prices which are public. When using comparable work by the same artist, medium, subject matter and size are factors to be considered.
You have a colored lithograph.
These are some auction results for colored lithographs signed by Peter Max:
16.5 x 12.5" - Leslie Hindman - 7.25.14 - Sold $500.
26.5 x 18.65" - Leslie Hindman - 7.25.14 - Sold $875.
14 x 10" - Freeman's - 7.15.14 - Sold $344.
Adjusting for size, your lithograph has an estimated auction value range of $650-750 assuming good condition.
A private seller to a dealer can expect 40-60% of retail value.
I hope I have helped you.
If I can help you with further questions about this answer, please let me know before you rate me.
All my answers are quoted in USA dollars.
I endeavor to give realistic, honest answers in a timely manner.
If you would like to work with me on future questions, I would be pleased to work with you.
All you have to do is put my name (Doris) at the beginning of your question.
Please take a little time to give me a POSITIVE RATING now so that I am compensated by JA for my time and effort. This is of no cost to you.
Please do not rate me down because of system difficulty, site charges or current appraisal values - all three are beyond my control.
Please let me know if you have difficulty with the site's rating system.
Kind regards.
Doris