Boats, cars, furniture, boyfriends – online classified ads are overwhelmingly more robust, free, interactive.
But it looks like Portland art galleries are not in any danger of being replaced by the online juggernaut. Caveat emptor!
Montage at Night oil painting by Terrance Gasca – originally sold by Lawrence Gallery $2400 – now $1150.
Statue under the Sea, oil paining by T Heczko – $2000
Sampan Fisherman, print by John Kelly – $1295
Samovar and Jar, oil painting by Ettina – $1200
Wherever He Leads Me, print on canvas by Greg Olsen – $3500
Five paintings by Jennifer Grey of the Lawrence Gallery, paid value was $3500 – now $1200
Russell Chatham lithographs made in 1988, cash or trade for diesel motor home – $52,400 (note: original value might have been a 10th of this price.)
Bridge of Hope reproduction of some sort by Thomas Kinkade, bought originally for $2600 – now $1365
Garden Wall an oil painting by H. Gordon Wang – $5000
Z. Z. Wei “investment grade original” oil painting – $12500 or trade for “BMW 3 series or Audi of similar of comparative value (nothing older than 2000/01 please). “