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I recently purchased (at auction) a limited edition (458/500) Lithograph of  "Girl Before A Mirror" by Picasso.  It is signed down the bottom in pencil, it has the Certificate of Authenticity on the back.  I believe i paid an excellent price for it, my husband however feels i paid to much, it is in excellent condition, is in its original frame (COA is on the back of the wood). Any help you can offer on what i should have paid for it would be wonderful.  I don't mind if i over paid, i love it regardless.

Thank you for your help. :)

The only way to be sure is to have an art appraiser examine it. Picasso works on paper were usually low edition numbers like 50 or 150, so the 500 edition size needs to be looked at.
The original painting is at the Museum of Modern Art and has been done as posters and other types of prints many times.

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I can answer questions about Salvador Dali. While I cannot do FREE APPRAISALS, I might be able to help you sell your works. I can also help with Chagall, Miro, Picasso and other 20th Century Masters.

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Late 70's early 80's Worked for a printer and learned the art or Lithography. Early to mid 80's Managed a publishing company that produced fine art both living and reproductions of the masters. Mid 80's to 2003 Senior Art Consultant with well known broker of Dali, Picasso, Miro, Chagall,Vargas,Max,Warhol and others. 2004 - 2005 Independent Art Consultant. 2005-2006 Beverly Hills Art Gallery(Living Artists) 2006 - Present Salvador Dali Society. Senior Art Consultant.


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Studied Art History, Methods of printing, Various Mediums. Studied anatomy, sketch art, Complex shading technique, Acrylic technique. Bloch books(Picasso),Salvador Dali publications(extensive). 30 Years life Experience in the arts as an artist, fine art broker,Gallery Director,art consultant.

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