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I have a letter to Joanna Eckstein, a prominent art patron

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I have a letter to Joanna Eckstein, a prominent art patron in Seattle. It is written in 1958 from Paris, with a signature consisting only of "K", with a small drawing of a painting he/she wanted to sell. Who could the artist be?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
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.
Can you post a photo of this?
1.
Click the paperclip icon
2.
Click the Browse icon
3.
Click the Browse button
4.
Select your file and click Open
5.
Click OK
6.
Click Insert
7.
Click Save Changes on this page
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.
Hi,
I have looked this letter over and I can not find a match for you. I will opt out of this question and open this up to other experts.
Thank you,
Wayne
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is Doris.
I have been an antiques collector, dealer and appraiser for over 56 years.
I will be pleased to help you.

I will look for artists' signatures to see if I can find for you.

I may take a while.

Kind regards,

Doris

Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 1 year ago.

I cannot find a match among the French artists of this period.

I will need to opt-out as well.

Looking for this signature is like looking for a needle in a haystack.

Kind regards,

Doris

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It is likely an American living in Paris. Does that help?