Your artist is Maurice de Lys, a relatively unknown 20thC French artist.
The theme cityscape is very popular.
At auction your early 20thC painting would be $200-600 assuming condition.
The estimated retail value would be $1200-1800 depending on location.
If you wish to sell, these are my suggestions -
The internet has your widest pool of buyers. To sell close to estimated retail try the following -
Try ads on sites such as
Some like Etsy.com where you can set up your store for free and the selling fees are small - 20 cents to list an item plus 3.5% of the final price.
Or list with no fees whatsoever:
A private seller to a dealer or at auction can expect 30-60% of estimated retail value.
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