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I inherited two paintings signed Hector Moncaya V, one of an old man, the other, an old woman. I do know they were purchased in Venezuela in the 70's but do not know their value for insurance purposes. I read the Moncaya family info but want to know if there is a South American art expert in the San Antonio TX area. Can you help me?

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As far as an expert in San Antonio, I do not have a referal.
One of my clients owns an original by the artist and that is the only one I have seen in person. I have not done research on the artist. There are a few auction results but I'd have to do some digging to get that info. The two issues are: 1. Is it authentic and 2. How much is it worth. I can refer you to a know art appraiser, he might as for a certificate of authenticity, and that puts you in a bind. If you want his info, email a request to my private email at:
collectdali@aol.com


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I can answer questions about Salvador Dali. While I cannot do FREE APPRAISALS, I might be able to help you sell your works. I can also help with Chagall, Miro, Picasso and other 20th Century Masters.

Questions about a type of art or medium can be answered with one response in most cases. Technical issues are easier to deal with than specifics about an artist. If you need help finding values or history on an artist, it will probably involve research that can sometimes take hours to complete. If you have more than one image to send, I will give you an alternate email address as this system cannot handle multiple images.

Experience

Late 70's early 80's Worked for a printer and learned the art or Lithography. Early to mid 80's Managed a publishing company that produced fine art both living and reproductions of the masters. Mid 80's to 2003 Senior Art Consultant with well known broker of Dali, Picasso, Miro, Chagall,Vargas,Max,Warhol and others. 2004 - 2005 Independent Art Consultant. 2005-2006 Beverly Hills Art Gallery(Living Artists) 2006 - Present Salvador Dali Society. Senior Art Consultant.

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http://www.artbydan.com Various online art publications.

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Studied Art History, Methods of printing, Various Mediums. Studied anatomy, sketch art, Complex shading technique, Acrylic technique. Bloch books(Picasso),Salvador Dali publications(extensive). 30 Years life Experience in the arts as an artist, fine art broker,Gallery Director,art consultant.

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Over 100 awards. Set records in the Art Brokering business.

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Major Film Celebs/U.S. Ambassador/ Fortune 500 Company CEO's and high level employees. Over 300 repeat clients in Fine Art. Beverly Hills local and visiting repeat clients.

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