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I have a oil on canvas abstract painting I should like to

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I have a oil on canvas abstract painting I should like to get aprase 4/4ft year 1926
By Mac Mellan
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
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 am having difficulty locating an artist by the named spelled as Mac Mellan.

Are you sure the name is ***** ***** or

Please take another look at the signature. McMillin?

Better yet, please send me a photo of the signature.

To send photos you may use the "attach" or "add" link or "paper clip" you see on your reply page.

Kind regards,

Doris

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Here are photos of the painting and signature, the correct spelling is "Mac Millan" 1926.
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for the information.

Please allow me time to research the data required by your question, calculate current values and write my answer.

I thank you in advance for your patience.

Kind regards,

Doris

Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 1 year ago.

I have looked through paintings of at least 25 20th/21stC artists with the name MacMillan.

I was unable to match any of their styles with that of your abstract painting.

I can value your painting as being by an unknown artist or I can open up your question to the other Just Answer pros.

Let me know.

Kind regards,

Doris