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I have 2 elderly sisters that have 4-5 paintings they say were painted in the 1800's. They purchased them from a painting gallery about 30 years ago. … read more
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This question is for Nora picture of a print in original frame Pablo Picasso The Lovers from national gallery of art Washington DC how old is this and what value does it have?… read more
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I want to know what an old painting is worth. The artist
The artist signs his name "Orlando." It's about 15" by 20" and there is a registry on the back signed by him where he also entered a registry number that is very hard to make out but I think it is 13-967948. It also has an old piece of paper stapled to the back that is partially torn and I will indicate that with blanks. What I can read is "Pietrovanni Orlando -- He is know as Orlando, as he very infrequently uses his full name. He was born in Italy and has lived a typical Ital***** *****fe. His father was an artist in a suburb of Naples, and when Orlando was born in 1931, he was elated to have a son to follow in his footsteps. In his studies, he was supervised by his father ______________________ and when he was 14 years old he went to the ______________________ Institute where he took a major in sketching ______________________. On the advice of his professors, he began ______________________ color by reproduction from real life situations ______________________. He has enjoyed success in his exhibits and ______________________ currently in the United States." My father bought this for my mother in the late 1950's but I don't know where. (We were living in Pennsylvania but he was working near New York City and would come home on the weekends bearing gifts. It is a painting showing pink, red, and white roses on a grayish-green background in a greenish-gray vase. That's about all I can tell you. … read more
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Trying to identify an artist of a 1800s painting i have. how
trying to identify an artist of a 1800s painting i have. how do i do that? and also the artist to a porcelain statue with anchor mark. i attavched all photos.… read more
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I have 2 similar paintings that I bought quite compulsively
Hi, I have 2 similar paintings that I bought quite compulsively at the local thrift store. I tried to look up the artist, but the signatures look different and both are hard to make out. Are you able … read more
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I have an Oil Painting that is signed by Laure t. Aine....It
I have an Oil Painting that is signed by Laure t. Aine....It is a Hen House and yard. I have a picture if you would like me to send. IO have a close up of the signature on the painting and a Picture o… read more
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Good morning. I just happened upon this site while doing some
Good morning. I just happened upon this site while doing some research. I have a painting by L B Porter which I bought in El Paso, TX some 40+ years ago. It is about 7x11 inches and signed in the lowe… read more
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I have a either a serigraph, pochoir or ? of Picasso's "Three
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This is a painting that I recently got at a local auction.
This is a painting that I recently got at a local auction. I got it just as it appears in the photos. All I did was to clean the glass. As you can see, it is framed. The painting itself is 11 3/4" x 1… read more
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Hi Will,I will be moving in about a month from New York to
Hi Will,I will be moving in about a month from New York to Connecticut and I am looking to appraise some of the paintings and books I will probably sell.One of them is signed by artist R.Neilson and i… read more
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I bought some things at an auction and among them where 4 prints
I bought some things at an auction and among them where 4 prints of some kind. I have no idea what they are but on the back side of 1 there is stamped "Guaranteed to be a genuine imported hand colored… read more
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I have a large oil on canvas of The Return of the Prodigal
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Hi I have a framed painting of a galleon ship on a board signed
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I have what I believe to be an original painting of "Chandler",
I have what I believe to be an original painting of "Chandler", which is signed in lower left corner. The painting is in it's original wooden frame with gold matting. The painting is a church with a f… read more
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I HAVE 2 OIL PAINTINGS FROM MY MOTHERS ESTATE--ONE IS A BRIGHT
I HAVE 2 OIL PAINTINGS FROM MY MOTHERS ESTATE--ONE IS A BRIGHT OUTDOOR SCENE SIGNED "ADAMS" IN A LARGE SCROLLING SIG.--THE OTHER PAINTING HAS A SIG. THAT IS VERY FAINT--BOTH ARE IN FANCY OLD WOOD FRAM… read more
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Will,thanks for your continuing help-next question is value
Will,thanks for your continuing help-next question is value of my remington block print-will send pic. size is 9" x 12" signed atbottom right.… read more
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I have two paintings to be appraised The first is a family
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I bought a Frank Vining Smith print in a very elaborate frame
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