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I have an original lithograph that is signed "Cobelle" in pencil that was bought at a yard sale.  I have done some research and found that it matches the style, medium, and signature of the late Charles Cobelle. I am unsure of how to determine the value of this and what steps I need to take to protect and preserve it for the future.  The piece is 30 x 17 inches and quite light-colored ( maybe it is faded?) and has an A. P., also in pencil, in the lower left corner.

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The artists work was light in appearance to begin with, so prob not faded. His other works look like watercolor.
You can preserve it in a museum style frame.  Ask your framer about that.
I can refer you to an appraiser but want to keep their info secure. Email me at:
dantwyman@dalinet.com for the request.

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