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I recently purchased a Original hand signed pen and ink drawing by Andy Warhol from ebay. The seller inherited it from her aunt who and personaly knew him. Its titled Two Hearts, made in 1984 in New York. I have a certificate of authenticity signed by James Spiner of New York Galleria Acquisitions. I dont know if this certificate is valid. There is no offical stamp just a signature by this James Spiner. How can I verify that this is acctualy an original?

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Warhol passed away in 87, so he was living at the time. Ebay...UG...Not a good place to buy fine art.
We send messages to them on a regular basis telling them there are fakes on their site, no one responds. There seems to be no policing of the art? If you are trying to re-sell it, we can take a look. If you want to keep it, I can refer you to an art expert that can help. He has his own fees etc. so expect that. No free appraisals for authentic Warhols these days.


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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.

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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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