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Wayne, Auctioneer
Category: Antiques
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Experience:  40 yrs. experience in antiques, jewelry, coins and paintings - ASA 1985
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Wayne, I have a Keane painting I want to check if it is an

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Hi Wayne, I have a Keane painting I want to check if it is an authentic keane. It's of a girl holding 3 white dogs. It has a wood frame it looks like it is the original visible wear on the back of it. It says KEANE and has a copyright symbol and 1963
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I would like to know if it is an authentic Margeret Keane Oil painting, if so, how much is it worth?
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.


Thank you for your question. The answer is yes and no. Yes it is a Margaret Keane print but it is not an original oil painting. These are selling for $40-60 at auction.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I'm uploading more photos, if you can't see it in the photos there is a small gold black that says Walter Keane Bedtime (ignore the gray tape it was used to protect the frame, it didn't come like that.)
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.


Walter Keane put his name on these but they were actually done by his wife Margaret. The value is the same. Here is some history



Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

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