How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Great House Antiques Your Own Question
Great House Antiques
Great House Antiques, Appraiser/ Researcher/ Entrepreneur
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 2191
Experience:  30+ years in all aspects of the Antiques and Decorative Arts Industry
Type Your Antiques Question Here...
Great House Antiques is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

My son & I own a painted tapestry similar to the Adolphe-

Customer Question

My son & I own a painted tapestry similar to the Adolphe-William Bouguereau's Virgin of the Angels 1881,
I have not been able to find any information on our tapestry. It's been in the family since the late 60's. Given to us by a very close frind (a nun).
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  AppraiserJM replied 1 year ago.

Hi, my name is*****'m a certified appraiser, and I'd be happy to help.

Are there any marks on the back? Please look closely, particularly near the edges/hems.

If not, can you post a close-up photo of the weaving at the back?