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I have a 100yr water painting of a boy on a beach in Malta.

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I have a 100yr water painting of a young boy on a beach in Malta. unsigned, it was in a home made plywood frame in my Mother's home. I left in 1964, and came across the same painting 2yrs ago in a Farmer's Brand outlet in Chorley. A great mystery, your opinion please

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The gentleman who sold it to me for £15 had come across it in Clitheroe Lancashire, I live in West Lancs. He had titled it "The Malta Boy. I would love to know how my Mum & Dad came by it. They lived in Warrington, Lancs from 1940, this painting was always in my bedroom. So how come I saw it 2yrs ago ?? I would love the mystery to be solved

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Hello

I wanted to let you know that every expert has looked at this and as of yet are unable to find any information on this. There are a few more that have not been on the site in awhile they may pop on and know this. I just wanted you to know it is being looked into.

Glenda

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