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    Pablo Picasso Lithograph & Ceramic Plate

    Appraised Value:

    $23,000

    Appraised on: June 6, 2009

    Appraised in: Atlantic City, New Jersey

    Appraised by: Todd Weyman

    Category: Prints & Posters

    Episode Info: Atlantic City, Hour 3 (#1406)

    Originally Aired: February 8, 2010

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    Form: Plate, Lithograph
    Material: Ceramic
    Period / Style: 20th Century
    Value Range: $23,000

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    Appraisal Video: (0:27)

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    Appraised By:

    Todd Weyman
    Prints & Posters
    Director, Works of Art on Paper
    Swann Auction Galleries

    Appraisal Transcript:
    GUEST: It was the day after Picasso died, and my husband said, "If we're going to buy a Picasso, now is the time to do it."

    APPRAISER: You're kidding me, So you got them the day after he died?

    GUEST: The day after he died.

    APPRAISER: I think it's a wonderful pair. It is indeed a hand-signed lithograph by Picasso. But a lot of people might not know that he also made ceramics.

    GUEST: I didn't until then.

    APPRAISER: So to put the two together, I think at auction you have about $23,000 worth of Picassos here. Better than the stock market, I'll tell you that.



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