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I have four antique Chinese wall pictures displaying the four seasons all handmade with tiny intricate shells in wood frames, size of each is just over 3 feet long and 13 inches wide have owned them four 15 years my uncle owned them four at least 25 yrs. would like to know the value of them. They are in good shape. Could send pictures of them on request. I saw on line where almost same pictures where found in elderly mans home and where sold for 300 pounds at auction not long ago. Hope you can help me. ********** my name is Glenn ******* from Winnipeg mb.
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Antique Expert: Doris, Personal Property Appraiser replied 2 years ago
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Hello and welcome! My name is Doris.
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Antique Expert: Doris, Personal Property Appraiser replied 2 years ago

I hope your were able to get help from customer support?

I have researched your Chinese shell art four panels the four seasons.

I found they are probably early to mid-20thC.

From my research, I was able to determine the retail art gallery value would be about $1020 Canadian dollars.

A private seller to a dealer or at auction can expect 30-60% of retail value.

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Antique Expert: Doris, Personal Property Appraiser replied 2 years ago

Hi there!

I'm just following up with you to see how everything is going. Did my answer help or do you have more questions about your item that would help?

Let me know,
Kind regards,
Doris

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