Where can you buy Walter Keane prints?


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Walter Keane prints can be purchased directly from the Margaret Keane website. The website is authorized by the artist to sell Keane prints, double-matted cards, greeting cards and magnets. Some confusion remains in regards to Keane prints, as the actual artist has been determined to be Margaret Keane.

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Walter Keane originally became famous selling his wife's paintings as his own work. They quickly became popular with middle-class American families, and he made a living selling prints for homes. His wife later took him to court, and a federal judge ordered them both to produce a painting to prove who the real artist was. While Walter claimed a shoulder injury prevented him from doing so, Margaret produced a painting in 53 minutes in front of the court, winning her slander case and the rights to her work.

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