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anyone here an art snob?

have some paintings I need looks at for insurance purposes. I need a good appraiser who can come out and check some things out.




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baby girl + crayons does not = insurable artwork

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Old playboy center folds are art right? I'm rich!!!

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nudies of oddy aren't really considered collectables.
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the only value art has is what someone will pay for it. So pull out your receipts, add them up.

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Old playboy center folds are art right? I'm rich!!!
The old spooge stains decrease the value though

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Here's a standard formula for appraisal of fine artwork which includes paintings, scultpures, tapestry, and pottery.


Value = (purchase price * years owned) / 100
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LMAO, forgot about this thread.

I didn't buy this stuff. More like inherited it. so I have no clue about original prices.




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Divide by 1000 if it's inherited.
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