I unfortunately got my hopes up for a few minutes in these dry and difficult times that this was a genuine enquiry but no? its a scammer. Its hard to believe they will actually spend the time looking up obscure specific individual works. Here’s another name for your scammers list with email thread:
From: Alvin Folkman [email@example.com]
Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2015 14:00 PM
Subject: WORK DESCRIPTION
Thanks for taking your time to reply back! Here are the list of works
‘ name of piece ‘ (charcoal study )
48″ X 60″ CHARCOAL ON PAPER …………..:QTY:1
Meanwhile, don’t worry about the shipping cost actually i have my personal
shipping agent in USA that will come for the pick up of the package in your
destination and i have inform them about this and they told me the best way
to come for the pick up is for you to email me with the information needed
* Your Name and Address ?
* Time the package will be ready for pick up with your convenience
time and date?
* Contact Person for the pickup arrangement ?
* Telephone Number ?
* Weight of the package and how many boxes are they ?
* Total cost?
So, please kindly get back to me with this details along with the
total of my order.So I can instruct my p.a to process a cashiers
check/personal check to you for the payment of the work so that my mover
can have it picked up along with my properties that are to be moved to
> From: Geoffrey
> Date: Friday, May 2, 2014 6:01 AM
> 07:01:06 AM
> first_name : Alvin
> last_name : Folkman
> email : firstname.lastname@example.org
> phone : 6789234567
> message :
> My name is Alvin Folkman. I found your profile on the internet. I
> am interested in purchasing your work for the decoration of my
> guest room at my new residence in Sweden. Would appreciate if you
> can send me few pictures of the works you have available for sale
> so that I can make an easy choice of mine. Better still, send me a
> web link where I can have a view of your recent works.
> I look forward to read back from you.