Two more art scams have been circulating. Please find the texts from the emails below.
I am Interested in purchasing some piece of art from your gallery or
inventory therefore i will like to know if you are able to ship
International and also if you accept Visa Card or Master Card for
You can get back to me with your recently updated web page or art
I am Interested in purchasing artwork from your gallery inventory
therefore i will like to know if you are able to ship international
and also if you accept Visa Card or Master Card for payment?
You can get back to me with your response along with your recently
updated web page.
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