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I have a reprint of this picture that is from the Catalda Fine Arts INC. NY. Its probably 40yrs old. Could you tell me if this has any value (ie insurance purposes)It is in great condition, original frame and the backing is intact...Thank you!

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Dear Beth,

Catalda Fine Arts made quality reproductions of famous paintings during the mid century. It is difficult to give you an estimate of value. You may try looking for another one on eBay or on the net to see the price people are willing to pay. I would not add it to your insurance policy as the yearly premium would probably be more than the prints value. If you like the print, you should take it out of the vintage framing and replace the mat and backing with acid free material. This will keep your print in good condition much longer. I hope this information is helpful.

Kind regards,
Dolly

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Dolly D Headley

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I can assist with identification, acquisition, representation, and care of fine art prints and original paintings. I can provide information that will assist you in determining the value of your art; but I do not give valuations on allexperts.

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Dolly D. Headley, owner of Headley Fine Art, LLC, has provided consultative art services to retail gallery clients in Sausalito, CA, and at www.headleyfineart.com since 1998. Her experience as a Senior Art Consultant, Gallery Director, researcher, and an extensive art research library; has allowed her to provide people with personalized consultation services. Dolly is a volunteer at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

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The Fine Art Collectors News

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Bachelor of Science. Self taught in art with thousands of hours research and retail gallery consulting. Personalized mentorship from various experts in the industry.

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