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I have a woolschlager painting that is about 30+ years old.

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I have a laura woolschlager painting that is about 30+ years old. Is it worth anything and is the artist still alive
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Customer: It is an Indian motif with a black skull in the middle with Indians on horses and a teepee as part of the overall piece
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Customer: I purchased it from a friend. I think he might have purchased it in Yakima Washington, but that may not mean very much. I can go have a look in back of the painting to see if there is more information there.
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  rarewares replied 9 months ago.

Hello,

This artist, Laura Woolschlager, is a 20th century artist and is still living. Most of her work was done in the 1980's. This artist is from Omak, Washington and is known for mixed media on copper and acrylic on board. She also has made prints of her work. A print would have numbers on it somewhere like 60/90. Her print series always came with a label on the back. If you have a print, it is worth $100 and if you have an original painting, it is worth $225.00. An original painting would not be behind glass and would have only her signature, no numbers or labels.

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Expert:  rarewares replied 9 months ago.

Hello,

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