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Hi:
I manage a inner city thrift store and from time to time receive paintings as a donation.
I recently received some original paintings by different artists. Can you tell me anything that might be helpful about these artists?

H. Gordon
John D. Queen
Suzanne N. Houston

Thank You,
Bob Engel

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Dear Robert,

I did some research and could only find information on one of the artists. I located a John Queen listed as a Philadelphia artist. I have included a link to an article on him below.

Phila. artist John D. Queen honored - The Philadelphia Tribune ...
- 11:11am
Phila. artist John D. Queen honored ... find The Philadelphia Tribune articles. div id="be-doc-text" David HannahBR Philadelphia Tribune, TheBR 11-03-1995BR ...
www.highbeam.com/doc/1P1-2377147.html

I had no success with the other two. Only having an initial with a common name such as Gordon makes it nearly impossible to research. I hope this is helpful.

Kind regards,
Dolly

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Dolly D Headley

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I can assist with identification, acquisition, sell representation, and care of fine art prints and original paintings. Some of my artist specialties include Henri Toulouse Lautrec, California Artists, and the Modern Masters. I can also assist with information on getting professional appraisals and authentication.

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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. With over 14 years experience as a Senior Art Consultant, Gallery Director, and an extensive art research library; Ms. Headley has provided hundreds of people with her high quality personalized consultation services and solid guarantee of satisfaction. Dolly is a volunteer at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

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

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