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I bought a painting at a flea market in the orignal guilded fgold frame painted on canvas I think by EL Snyder they said from Pittsburg painted in 2Pittsburg around 1900 wife donated his painting to a church and they sold them have you ever heard of him

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I also have a picture painted by a drifter around 1900 of my grand parents farm hose he was hunger and offered to paint a picture of there farm hose but haven't found a signature that I can see

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My name isCustomerand I would love to help. The next step would be for me to see pictures of the art,
signatures if any and back of completed framing for any writing or labels.
Use the Add Files feature on your screen to add pictures one at a time.

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Antique Expert: Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher replied 12 months ago

Will you be able to add photos?

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