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I have a framed painting artist machy title port of St. Paul,

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I have a framed painting artist machy title port of St. Paul, wondering if any value?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.
Hi There~
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What is the size?
At your convenience, please send photos.
A complete image of the artwork including frame both front and back (do not remove from frame), a clear in-focus close-up of the signature, and a close-up of the surface so I can see the texture will be ideal.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Here are the photos I hope
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.
Hi,
Thank you for the images.
Please allow me some time to look these over for you.
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Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.
Hi,
I need to see the extremely small print right under the picture on the left and right sides. Please send clear, in-focus, close-up images at your convenience.
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Nora
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Here r the closeups
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.
Hi,
Thank you for the additional images.
Please allow me some time to look these over for you.
~Nora
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.
Hi There~
Thank you for your patience.
This is a color etching with engraving print. A painting is a one of a kind work of art and prints are produced in multiples. Yours was first published in 1784. It was done by Charles Descourtis after a painting originally done by Pierre-Antoine de Machy of a Vue de Port Saint Paul.
On today’s market, the original print sells for $2000 - $3000 at auction.
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