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Hello, I bought 4 similar paintings at an antique market in Metz France recently. They are unsigned, have no markings that I can see, but I liked them all so I bought them. I was hoping you could help me identify the style used so that I can try and ID or find something more about them. They each are painted on board, they each have a 'raised' style. It looks like globs of paint or plaster was used to put ridges and trees, then paint over that to give a 3d look. Most of the painting is flat on the board, but each uses that raised technique for their trees. The frames are painted too, with flowers mostly. Kind of subdued. The backs use slats to keep the board in the frame, and maybe to keep the board from warping.

I inluded a picture of one of them.

Thanks very much!


I can't tell from your photograph, but if there is a small stamp of any kind on the lower right or left, that might be the signature. You might have un-signed production art. Assembly line art is produced in Asia for very low costs. Hard to tell with only a photo and no artist name.


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