1936 Gene Kloss Etching
When my uncle passed away, it was just left in the house and nobody else wanted it, so I took it.
It's an etching by Gene Kloss. And you can see her signature down here. She was an artist who worked in Taos, New Mexico, from the 1930s through the 1970s. She made lots of prints and just died recently.
This print dates from the early part of her career in the late 1930s. And it's a beautiful print. And I've got to tell you, her market has shot up dramatically in the last five years. It's so hot, you touch this print, it's smoke.
Oh, okay, okay.
It's that hot. This is a print that, five years ago, may have sold for $500 to $700. Now, at auction, it'd bring about $3,000.
Oh, sweet, that's good.
So, it's great for you to have.
Oh, that's good to know.
Really nice print.
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