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I have a 30x24 painting titled Two Girls At the Piano signed

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I have a 30x24 painting titled Two Girls At the Piano signed by Renoir. The little history that I know is that it was brought here from Italy by a Grandfather. The painting is done on canvas in excellent shape, however it has to be dirty. Renoir's name was hidden behind an old homemade wooden frame. I found it at a garage sale. The painting attracted me because of the impressionist style. Yet I was more interested in the framing. I am not a collector of art nor was I even familiar with Renoir. I did a lot of research on the painting, and of course I am wondering if it is authentic. Please help!
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

My name is***** have been buying, selling and appraising art since 1970

You have a copy of a famous painting by hangs in the Metropolitan Museum of Art NYC

  • Artist: Auguste Renoir (French, Limoges 1841–1919 Cagnes-sur-Mer)
  • Date: 1892
  • Medium: Oil on canvas
  • Dimensions: 44 x 34 in. (111.8 x 86.4 cm)
  • Classification: Paintings

Credit Line: Robert Lehman Collection, 197

This would have a decorative value of $100-150.

Thank you,


Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

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