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Sample Appraisal: Ada Clifford Murphy Watercolor

Appraisal ID:    11294 Appraised On:    Aug 25, 2006 Market Value:    $ 600.00 Replacement Value:    $ 800.00 APPRAISER COMMENTS: Artist: MURPHY, Ada Clifford. Watercolor. {Girl watering flowers at the window]. Circa 1900. Artist signed. Size: 13 1/2 x 18 1/2 in. Glazed and framed. A landscape, portrait, and miniature painter, Ada Clifford...

Sample Appraisal: Walter E. Baum Pennsylvania Landscape

Appraisal ID: 11304 Appraised On: Aug 28, 2006 Market Value: $ 8,000.00 Replacement Value: $ 12,500.00 APPRAISER COMMENTS: Walter Emerson Baum was born in Sellersville, PA in 1884. He made his artistic mark as an artist, but he also served as a museum director, teacher, and critic. He studied at the PAFA, and with W. T....

Sample Appraisal: Woman Statue

Appraisal ID: 10295 Appraised On: Jan 22, 2006 Market Value: $ 30.00 Replacement Value: $ 40.00 " title=""> " title=""> APPRAISER COMMENTS: Based on additional information provided, this figurine is made of clay. The maker’s mark belongs to a plastics manufacturer. Since plastic wasn’t used until the early 1950s, this figurine wouldn’t have been made until after that time....

Sample Appraisal: Vintage Photographs from F.J. Haynes

Appraisal ID: 11283 Appraised On: Aug 25, 2006 Market Value: $ 500.00 Replacement Value: $ 600.00 APPRAISER COMMENTS: This appears to be a pair of tinted silver print photographs of Yellowstone National Park, by Frank Jay Haynes, circa the turn of last century. Good condition, some fading and small crease to one photograph. Frank Jay Haynes [1853-1921],...

Sample Appraisal: Harley Brown Watercolor

Appraisal ID: 11385 Appraised On: Sep 13, 2006 Market Value: $1,500.00-2,000.00 Replacement Value: $2,500.00 APPRAISER COMMENTS: Artist: BROWN, Harley. Watercolor on paper. "Little Chief Arapahoe." Size 8 x 10 inches. Framed. A Western painter and sculptor of figures and domestic animals, Harley Brown was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada in 1939. His father was an amateur artist who...

Sample Appraisal: Picasso original Drawing Portrait Dora Maar Aquatint/Etching

Appraisal ID: 10299 Appraised On: Jan 21, 2006 Market Value: $ 6,000.00 Replacement Value: $ 7,500.00 APPRAISER COMMENTS: The description of this piece is somewhat misleading. This is not an original drawing. It is an “original” print (aquatint/etching) produced by Pablo Picasso. The subject is Dora Maar, who of Picasso’s favorites. Dora Maar...