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Dear mr Evans ,I have been trying to acquire a picasso print online
picasso project #52:096 la guerre et la paix "Etude " or war of the war and
peace set.on Ebay I have found one for sale at Art from dealers
or resellers-prints item #370427696532 .the seller claims this a # print
405/1500 but the accompanying certificate lists 405/1000,a glaring
discrepancy,as well the photos show two different border margins and
color this print a fake?Any ideas were to get a print or high
res photo ?

Hi Edward, can you please send me a link to this item and/or an image of that exact piece so I can give you an idea of what I think about the piece? There are a couple of editions Picasso did of about 1000 and 1500, often with a green stamp signature which are somewhat collectible, if it is authentic.


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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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