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Artist\'s signature
Artist's signature  
We have acquired what appears to be a mid-20th century landscape painting, likely European. There is a signature, but it is illegible to us. Where would you suggest we go in order to find someone who can help us decipher the artist's scrawl?

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Hello Aubrey,  I am an art dealer - not a hand writing expert...signatures are just one piece of information a work of art can provide.  Please attach an image of the entire painting along with its size, medium and where it was purchased.  Do you have any provenance for the work?  What did the person selling it to you say about the work?  Are there any distinguishing marks on the back?  Cheers, Brent

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Brent Luebke

Expertise

19th Century to modern Canadian and western European fine art including paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography and original prints.

Experience

Sixteen years as an art dealer in Edmonton, Alberta Canada.

Organizations
Edmonton Executive Association

Publications
Edmonton Journal newspaper, various online art websites.

Education/Credentials
Post secondary art history.

Past/Present Clients
Art Gallery of Alberta, University of Alberta, Glenbow Museum, Art Gallery of Ontario, National Gallery of Canada.

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