Above: At ANTIQUES ROADSHOW in Atlantic City, New Jersey, appraiser Debra Force spots a circa 1913 oil painting by George Bellows - one of America's most important artists - gifted to the owner's father, a relative of Bellows' wife, Emma. Not the artist's most coveted work, Force still assigns the piece an impressive value of $150,000.
Originally published November 18, 2011 at 2:15 p.m., updated June 29, 2012 at 3:53 p.m.
Behind the Scenes in Atlantic City, New Jersey
View photos from ANTIQUES ROADSHOW'S visit to Atlantic City on Saturday, June 6, 2009.
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Where better for ANTIQUES ROADSHOW and appraiser Kevin Zavian to dive into the subject of pearls than at Dock's Oyster House in Atlantic City, New Jersey?
Highlights include a fanciful circa 1900 folk art sculpture; a 1934 New York Yankees team-signed baseball; and an early 20th-century landscape painting by George Bellows, one of America's greatest artists, passed down in the Bellows family and valued at $150,000.
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