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Fine Art/Edouard Manet print


This question does not fit exactly with your expertise but of all the experts it seems you may be best suited to answer.  I have come into a very, very old repro of Manet's Boy With Cherries.  On the back it is stamped in red "Illinois Moulding Co, Chicago 8, Illinois, Made in the U.S.A.".  It also has P681-1 and 172.  It measures 25 x 20 framed.  Illinois Moulding Co. is out of business & I can find very little information about it or the numbers on the back.  Thank you.

Dear Denise, I recommend contacting Alex Adelman Masterworks Fine Art , because Adelman works with a lot of Edouard Manet prints. Send him high quality images of the work, and any other information you have about the piece.


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Experienced in selling, appraising and judging authenticity of signed original prints and unique works of fine art. Concentration on Picasso lithographs; Rembrandt etchings; Edgar Degas drawings; Calder lithographs; Miro; Durer woodcuts; Marc Chagall lithographs; Renoir etchings; Toulouse Lautrec lithographs; Vasarely; Warhol silk screens; Henry Moore sculptures.


Judging authenticity and avoiding fraud. Appraisal. Fine art investments.

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Sonoma State University

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