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Can someone tell me the name of this artist? It's an oil

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Can someone tell me the name of this artist? It's an oil on canvas
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

Can you also please include a view of the front and back of the painting (do not remove from frame) and the size.

~Nora

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Here they are.
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

Thank you for the images. What is the approximate size of this?

~Nora

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
20"x24"
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.

Hi~

Thank you for the dimensions.

You have a vintage original painting that dates to the 3rd quarter of the 20th century, 1950’s - 1970’s.

It is by what is known as an unlisted artist, meaning one that does not sell at auction for fine art collector and investor purposes, but a painting that is more intended for decorative framed original wall art for the home, hotel or lobby setting. Oftentimes, the artist’s name that is on the painting is fictitious or illegible and they painted in factory settings in Mexico and China. They were sold in decorator shops, furniture show room stores and department store furniture sections.

Your vintage framed oil painting would sell for $100 - $300 on today’s market. They do get offered for higher on online auction sites, but the realistic sales prices are lower than asking price. The suggested insurance, or replacement value is $400.

~Nora

Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.

Hello,

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Sincerely,

Nora