Reproduction Art Blog

Welcome to the Reproduction Gallery Blog: a growing article based area of our website, for news and reviews on the latest oil painting, artwork and talents across the world.

Discover the Musee d’Orsay, Paris, France

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The Musee d’Orsay is one of the most famous Paris art museums, and contains the world’s largest collection of Impressionist oil paintings. The magnificent building housing the Musee d’Orsay was formerly a train station;  the Gare d’Orsay, which is situated…

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Painting Techniques

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In this blog we discuss just a few of popular painting techniques and some of the most famous artists who used them. Using Oil Paints Oil Painting on canvas is the preferred medium we use for all of our art…

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Incorporating Oil Painting Reproductions into your Modern Living Space

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Incorporating traditional paintings into a modern and contemporary living space can be a challenge, particularly when we have been conditioned to believe that a modern home should have contemporary art on its walls. But is this really the case with…

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Salvator Mundi Update

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Welcome to the first blog in what will be a regular feature – current news about the art market.

As a leading supplier of hand painted oil on canvas paintings, and with our own studio of professional artists painting every order placed by hand, and using only accredited reference sources, I thought it would be interesting to start the first Art Market News blog with the story of the most expensive painting ever to be sold, Leonardo da Vinci’s “Salvator Mundi”.

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A GUIDE TO PICTURE FRAMING OPTIONS

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It’s so easy to bring life and color into your home or office and to transform an uninteresting room into a unique and eye-catching space with the addition fabulous wall art.

We all give great importance to our choice of furniture and soft furnishings and so often the paintings we hang on our walls are an after-thought and the final addition to room.

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ART EVENTS

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2018 has thus far been a milestone year for art, with records being broken across the board for individual paintings and for art sales by a single family or collection.
The standout event so far this year, unlikely to be surpassed, was the Rockefeller auction at Christie’s in New York.

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ART MARKET NEWS

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Welcome to the first blog in what will be a regular feature – current news about the art market.

As a leading supplier of hand painted oil on canvas paintings, and with our own studio of professional artists painting every order placed by hand, and using only accredited reference sources, I thought it would be interesting to start the first Art Market News blog with the story of the most expensive painting ever to be sold, Leonardo da Vinci’s “Salvator Mundi”.

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ART TRENDS September 2018

ART TRENDS September 2018

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In late 2017 and early 2018 there were many predictions, posted in online publications and blogs, about future trends in the home décor and art markets that would be seen in 2018. I thought it would be interesting, now that we are in September 2018, to review those trend predictions.

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