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I acquired 4 items from my mother. Oil painting (farm woman portriat) a dated 1898 signed by G.G.Grafton or G.J. Grafton, an oil painting (farm house) by w.Buich best I can tell and an oil painting floral still life by G'itta., again best I can tell.  I cannot find any information on these artists.  I'm hoping you can tell me about them and what value these paintings may have. I can send pictures.


Greetings Krys,

Like you, I can find no information about these artists.  (Sadly, not every artist is 'recorded' in history ...)

As for values: I do not work in an auction or commecial gallery setting, and am not a licensed appraiser, so I not deal with questions of monetary value.

Best wishes, sincerely,
Jay Heuman

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Modern & Contemporary (1900 to the present) artists/schools, criticism/theory, media/techniques, subject/content.


10 years experience in non-profit art center/museum profession; currently Curator of Exhibitions (formerly Curator of Education) at a contemporary art center; organize exhibitions of artworks by local, regional, national and international contemporary artists; active in publishing, conference/symposia presentations, guest lectures, jury/selection committees, etc.

Amreican Assocaition of Museums; National Art Education Association

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BA (Visual Arts / Art History) and MA (Art History); specialization in Modern & Contemporary Art

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