mg-howA serial number is unique to each Michael Godard artwork. Serial numbers play a crucial role in demonstrating provenance, authenticity and ownership.

Michael Godard serial numbers are comprised of a prefix of letters followed by numbers. The letters are generally an acronym for the artwork’s title and the type of art. Michael Godard Originals feature handwritten serial numbers located on the back of the canvas. Serial numbers for Limited Editions can be found on the COA.

EXAMPLE: MGARTWORKSN1234

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