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I'm trying to get more information about some carved

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Customer: I'm trying to get more information about some carved furniture that has been handed down in our family. The story is that our grandparents or perhaps they're parents had the furniture shipped from Europe. It's wooden frame with carved faces on the arms. The seats/backs are upholstered.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: How would I go about finding out more information and perhaps having their value appraised?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Tim in Antiques replied 1 year ago.

Good day my name is Tim.

I am a Certified IRS Qualified Fine Art Appraiser. It will be a pleasure to put my expertise, libraries, resources, and experience in the field to work for you.

The current market for carved heavy furniture is soft. The furniture of choice is midcentury modern. If you wish to proceed I will look at yours and give you an idea of its current estimated value.

Please tell me more. Where did the family come from and when. How many pieces are there.

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