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I am reserching 2 old paintings left to a friend, one is signed H. Moncay or Moncayo
no date, two alpaca, suggestion of desert and mountains, perhaps the Andes,, the other is signed M A Wood, 1867, a woman's head, dark hair and eyes, red hat, reminded me of the cap they wear in Armenia, there might be the suggestion of a mountain in the background.

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Copy and paste this link and let me know if this is the same style of art.
http://www.moncayo-art.com/main/emilio_moncayo_family/antonio_moncayo/

The Moncayo Family of artists are from Equador. It could be this artist or a relative of this artist.

Also, MA Wood.

There are so many artists with the last name Wood.  I don't see the initials M.A. in any art books or published artists indexes?  

Is there any more writing on the piece? The back of the piece?

Let me know,

Dan

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