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Cast Iron Door Stops

Cast Iron Door Stops

Read how to identify valuable door stops and the materials used to make them. See a list of makers and figures to spot for top value when shopping and learn when most valuable door stops were made.

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Alfred R. Nunamaker

Alfred R. Nunamaker
Dr. Lori discusses the works of art and career of Pennsylvania Impressionist painter, Alfred R. Nunamaker. Nunamaker painted landscape scenes among fellow artists Walter Baum, Edward Redfield, Walter Schofield, Daniel Garber, and George Sotter.
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Levi Wells Prentice

Levi Wells Prentice

Biography and values for landscape and still life paintings by artist Levi Wells Prentice and how to identify his works by the details in their subject matter and avoiding possible forgeries

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Dan Tribe

Dan Tribe
Dr. Lori discusses African utilitarian, totems, and ceremonial objects produced by artisans of the West African regions of Togo, Burkina Faso, Mali, Sierra Leone, Zimbabwe, and Ghana.
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Gertrude Gazelle Gardner

Gertrude Gazelle Gardner
Gertrude Gazelle Gardner made an impact as a student of Henry B. Snell and as a highly regarded painter in the early 1900s. Her paintings, landscapes and still lifes, reference the representational painting style and mastery of the medium.
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Theodore Clement Steele

Theodore Clement Steele
Theodore Clement Steele trained at the Munich Art Academy in Germany and returned home to paint at the famous art colonies of Cos Cob, CT, Long Island, NY, and New Hope, PA. An American Impressionist, Steele moved to Indiana and became known for his landscape paintings which now bring high prices from collectors.
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Jill Hoffman

Jill Hoffman
Texas-born pastel artist known for her colorful compositions of the American southwestern landscape and artistic association with American colorists such as Milton Avery and Georgia O'Keeffe.
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Fred Wagner

Fred Wagner
History, background, style, and values of the work of realist painter, Fred Wagner. He was affiliated with the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and studied with Thomas Eakins.
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Clarence H. Carter

Clarence H. Carter
American scene painter, Clarence H. Carter is featured in a discussion about his artistic background, training with Hans Hoffman, career work and role in the Bucks County, Pennsylvania art scene.  
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Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams
Ansel Adams helped to position photography within the realm of the fine arts. A preservationist and nature lover, Adams' iconic black and white photographs of the American west command nearly six figures on the art market.
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3 Ways to Sell like Antiques Dealers

3 Ways to Sell like Antiques Dealers

Want to sell your antiques for the most money? Of course, you do! Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori reveals the secrets you need to know when selling your antiques for top dollar. Based on true stories from the families of antiques dealers and the mistakes sellers made cleaning their antiques before the sale.

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