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We have an oil  painting that has been in my husband's family for 50+ years but know nothing about it, the artist or value.  It's a painting of what appears to be an old gypsy man and measures app. 24"X20".  The signature is EJ or FJ Kahlmann, 1911.  Just curious.

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Title:First Snow of Winter, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
30.50" x 23.20"
Created: not given
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Oil/Board
Signed Lower Right
Lot: 89
Auction House: Charlton Hall Galleries, Inc
Low Est.:   $500   
High Est.:   $800   
Hammer Price:    $500   
06/24/2006   

Edward Kuhlmann.

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Joseph B. Laskowski

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I have been researching,buying, collecting, dealing, and appraising 19th and 20th Century American Art (1850-1950) for the past 15 years. Ask me anything about this topic. I am a member of the Pennsylvania Antiques Appraisers Association.

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Experienced in American Art from the period 1850-1950. This Includes Impressionism, Regionalism, Early American Modernism, Hudson River School, WPA. I have 15 years researching, collecting, dealing, and appraising in this field. Ran a Fine Art gallery for 3 years in Phoenixville, Pa. that focused on American and European art from the 1800's to contemporary works. Rare books focused on fine art monographs and catalogue raisonne.

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Pennsylvania Antique Appraisers Association
American Society of Appraisers (Candidate)

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Brimfield Rush, a book written by Bob Wyss of the University of Connecticut. It details the escapades, trials and travails of myself, my ex, and other individuals who have been to Brimfield , Mass. to tame the largest flea market in North America. Maybe even the world.

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American Society of Appraisers
BA from Lenoir-Rhyne University in North Carolina
Appraisal Studies at George Washington University

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