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The title is "Eternal Angel"  (I may have been an idiot and failed to specify the most important point) *sorry*  I have searched through encyclopedias, the web, Dali Museums, etc. without any luck in even seeing the name.  Have you heard of "Eternal Angel"?


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I have recently been willed several artistic items, one of which is by Dali.  The certificate of authenticity states it is a hand colored Lithograph edition # 206/300 Printed in 1981 at Paris France.  It has been framed, however I found documents stating it is 23x16 before the frame.  It is pencil signed, numbered, and has a thumbprint at the bottom.  There is quite a bit more information (which looks like some strange code to me) on the COA.  I am art impaired, or ignorant I should say. I realize that a person needs to actually look at an item but is there an idea of the possible value?  Additionally is there any suggestion as to the best way of selling it ?  
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LeeAnn--the value depends on the image [title of the piece].  Not all Dali pieces are worth the same.  It could be worth a few hundred dollars or a thousand dollars.  People seem to get good money selling online [such as Ebay], a good outlet for novices.  Good luck.  Alan Klevit.


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LeeAnn--I was a dealer in Dali for years and don't know the title, can't find any references to it either.  Sounds like an offset lithograph [reproduction] of a painting or a partial painting, then hand colored by artisans [not Dali]--unfortunately, a prevalent practice in the early 80s.  Alan.

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Alan Klevit

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I can provide sound advice on buying, collecting & understanding fine art, especially original works by 20th century masters and leading contemporary artists. I can also explain techniques used to create original works and offer tips on how to tell whether or not a piece is an original work of art.

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I have been active in the art world for twenty-seven years. I owned and operated four galleries and a wholesale showroom on both coasts. We specialized in original works by 20th century masters and emerging artists. I have been an art consultant, artist's representative, lecturer, auctioneer, and curator. I had a radio show for two years, "Today's Art World with Alan Klevit" [Washington, D.C.]; hosted two television shows on the arts for six years [Los Angeles Area]; have written for numerous local papers and international art magazines; and currently write a syndicated column, "The Art Beat." I conduct art auctions for charities throughout the United States, and am a frequent speaker/auctioneer on upscale cruise ships, and at civic organizations and local television shows.







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Undergraduate and graduate degrees from Georgetown University and The American University

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