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A cardboard tube with a print.

Finding the Value of a Thomas Kinkade Print?This is a page about finding the value of a Thomas Kinkade print. Thomas Kincade prints have been a very popular collector's piece of artwork.


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Cole Bowman Oil Painting?I am looking for the value of an original Cole Bowman oil painting. I can't find much info about him online.


cover page and opposing page with photo

Finding the Value of The New Educator Encyclopedias?Most Encyclopaedias are not worth much as they were mass produced and distributed. However, if you have a particularly old or rare set on Encyclopaedias, they may have some value for a collector. This is a page about value of the New Educator Encyclopaedia 1948.


Identifying a Carved Wood Mask

Identifying a Carved Wood Mask?This is a page about identifying a carved wood mask. Pieces of artwork that we acquire at yard sales, receive as gifts, etc. are often unmarked as to maker or origin.


photo of Notre Dame

Finding the Value of a Louis Orr Etching?This is a page about finding the value of a Louis Orr etching. Louis Orr is an American etcher known for his etchings of famous Paris buildings as well as other notable structures.


A painting of a house by a stream.

Identifying a Painting?I bought this beautiful painting at a Wisconsin thrift shop. I always love to know the history of anything I buy. I am having a difficult time identifying this painting.


A framed Asian painting of bugs and greenery.

Information on Asian Painting?I have this Asian painting that I came across and was hoping you could tell me what era it stems from and what the logo on it means. I just want to know if I can get it appraised.


Value of Dennis Thomson Copper Art Piece? - copper art piece of tribal dancer with drum

Value of Dennis Thomson Copper Art Piece?This is a Dennis Thomson tribal dancer copper art piece. I have been able to find other work or art that he has done, but as for this tribal dancer I'm definitely having a difficult time finding any other ones so I cannot place a value on it. It is an item 18 that's what it says on the back label. I believe it might be from 1970s. I'm assuming it is from Africa.


A painting of flowers.

Information About Picture?Can anyone tell me anything about this picture?



Identifying a Piece of Metal Relief Art - bronze or copper colored relief of musicians

Identifying a Piece of Metal Relief Art?I have been given this picture. I must admit I have never seen this type before. What kind of craft picture is this? I am not sure if it is copper or brass. It has a hanging chain. Has anyone seen this or something similar? The picture itself seems to be of the olden times with minstrels.


Identifying a Painting and Artist  - corner shop painting - possibly

Identifying a Painting?Does any one recognize the signature on this painting? Can any one make-out the letters of the signature? Does any one recognize the painting?


Asian design decorative plate

Value of Unidentified and Unique Art Pieces?I know nothing about the painting though it is an enormous original oil painting. The plate I know is 75-100 years old, approximately 15inches in diameter.


Information on a Robert Dunlap Painting - print on canvas of a landscape

Information on a Robert Dunlap Painting?Attempting to find information on a signed painting by an unknown or obscure artist may be difficult. An internet search might yield some clues.


Identifying Thrift Store Asian Paintings - houses on lake shore with stylized mountains in the background

Identifying Thrift Store Asian Paintings?We found these at a local thrift store and we are trying to find out what medium they are done in, approximately when they were painted, and possible value. Any help will do. We are including a close up of the signature stamp.


Identifying Framed Paper Cutout Silhouettes - woman playing a piano and others bowing and dancing

Identifying Framed Paper Cutout Silhouettes?I came across these two paper cutouts, they are pictures that are in the frame. They seem pretty old and the back of one says 1711, but I don't think that's a date, but it could be. What do any of y'all know anything about this? I would really appreciate it. I don't even know where to go.


Vintage Jesus Shadowbox - black and white photo with 3-D symbols in foreground

Vintage Jesus Shadowbox?I bought this item, with no knowledge of what, where, or when this originated. it is a very vintage shadow box with Jesus and different meaningful symbols. If you know about this piece, I'll be simply amazed! It's almost kinda scary, but super cool in the same sense.


Value of a Regency Fine Arts Figurine - woman in a purple evening gown

Value of a Regency Fine Arts Figurine?I have a figurine that states it is a Regency Fine Arts figurine. It has the name of Christina 2001 on it as well. Is it a collectable and if so, do you know the value?


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Value of My Thomas Kinkaid Painting?I have a limited edition, #68/105 large gilce print of "Snow White Discovers The Cottage." The physical dimensions are 27" X 17" with the beautiful frame the overall dimensions are 34" X 24". I'd like to get a value for insurance purposes.


Value of a Signed Elizabeth Ritter Frog Figurine - tan frog/toad on a rock

Value of a Signed Elizabeth Ritter Frog Figurine?Can anyone tell me if this has any value please?


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Value of Thomas Kinkade Print?My parents left me a 18 x 27 offset lithograph on canvas print 15/1250 with a antique gold frame. I have paperwork. The picture is called, Main Street Trolley. I have done some research and see they are still producing it and it sells for $995 plus shipping. I'm thinking I will try Craigslist for $700.


Information on a G Armani Eagle - eagle figurine

Information on a G Armani Eagle?Can you tell me which eagle this is and approximately when it was made?


Many Stained Glass Windows leaning against each other at flea market.

Finding the Value of Vintage Stained Glass Windows?There are many factors that can determine the value of art such as stained glass windows. You might find some help on-line, but may need to seek professional help. This is a page about finding the value of stained glass windows.


Information and Value of a Mary Jo Gimber Print - print of irises and other flowers

Information and Value of a Mary Jo Gimber Print?I am trying to find info and value of this.


red wooden Buddha shrine

Identifying a Buddha Shrine or Altar?I found this Buddha at an estate sale. I couldn't resist. I would like to know more about it. Also what can I put as offerings?



two painting of California wildflowers

Value of Nicholson Oil Paintings?Do you know the value of these paintings? They are of wild flowers by Chas. W. Nicholson.


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Value of Harry Mann Prints?I have 2 prints by Harry Man or Harry Mann, I am not able to find much info in them. Is there anyone out there who can help me?


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Protecting Old Art Prints?We have some large old prints that I want to be able to preserve but also put them in our garage. I don't want them in my home. LOL! They are my husband's grandfather's. Any ideas of what I can do?


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Looking for Old Photos?I am looking for an old time photo of oxen pulling a wagon or other equipment. Can anyone help me?


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Shopping for Angel Figurine by Tom Rubel Titled "Heaven's Retired Angel"?I am looking for a angel by Tom Rubel. It is a grandmother with white hair and is called Heaven's Retired Angel by Tom Rubel. I am not looking for retired angels as I get when I put this in to search. Does anyone have any suggestions where to look?


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Selling a Narnia Poster?I have an original Chronicles of Narnia poster map without a boarder in awesome condition. It is from 1971, by Pauline Baynes. I would love to sell it and know its worth.


Finding Out the Value of a Print?I'm trying to get an approximate value on this antique print of "Daybreak" by Robert Parish. It looks like an original frame. Any help would be greatly appreciated! Thank you.



An old fashioned painting of flowers.

Information About Painting?Can somebody help me find who the artist of the painting is and more info on the painting (style ,worth ,etc ) . Thank you!


A Japanese painting done on silk.

Japanese Silk Painting?Can anyone read the signature and writing or know anything about it. It is a signed Japanese painting on silk. It's very unique.


A painting of two women.

Information About Painting?Does anybody know the name of this painting made by Francoise Fressinier? I have been searching all over the internet and still haven't found out the name or even the painting.


Origin of Mask?- two long narrow ovoid maskx

Origin of Mask?Can anybody tell me what the origin of these masks is? Is this from Africa? tribal mask? Do you know what type of wood this is? The dimensions are 24.5in x 7in at the widest point. Would anybody know what the value of this mask would be? It is definitely hand carved and would anybody have an idea how old it is?


A painting of man in yellows, oranges, reds and browns.

Identifying a Painting?Does anybody know anything about this painting ? Author, name of the painting, year, etc. Been trying to find something on internet but nothing.


A painting of a young boy in old fashioned clothing.

Identifying a Painting?Does anyone know this painting or artist?


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