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Glenda B.
Glenda B., Antiques and Collectibles Appraiser
Category: Appraisals
Satisfied Customers: 2827
Experience:  40+ yrs. Experience, 40+yrs. Dealer buying/selling antiques.14+ yrs. Antique Store Owner. Member of AOA, AADA. Advanced studies in Antiques at University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
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I have a picture that my parents purchased at merrill Chase

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I have a picture that my parents purchased at merrill Chase gallery probably 40-50 years ago. It appears to be a gypsy family, the young son is holding a sword and the father is concealing a little monkey in his coat ... it's numbered and looks to be signed by Picasso but I'm clueless as to any value
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: its a print of some kind numbered 200 of 300
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Appraisals
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 9 months ago.

Hello

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It is very important to be able to see what the customer has in order to give a correct informed value!
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Glenda

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
The print itself is 18 x 22, it's matted and framed, purchased over 40 years ago at Merrill Chase Gallery in Chicago
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 9 months ago.

Hello

Can you send a close up clear picture of the signature and whatever else is written on this?

Glenda

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
This is all that's written on it.....
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 9 months ago.

what is written on the left bottom?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I am not happy with the lack of response and would like my $63 dollars refunded pleaseLee Lanktree

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