Art Collecting

Parent Category: Hobbies & Collectibles
Sculptures and paintings in all types of media are appreciated and collected by many people throughout the world. Finding, obtaining, identifying, and valuing these items can be a challenge, even to an expert. For help from other WikiAnswers contributors, ask your questions here. To help fellow contributors, browse the category and share your knowledge with us.
The Sistine Chapel from Michelangelo; The Mona Lisa from LeonardoDa Vinci; The Parthenon of Ancient Greece; and The Thinker fromAuguste Rodin.
mainly oil on canvas or gouache on pape (he also did many printsand designed)
More information is needed because there are huge numbers of Renoirprints. Please post a new, separate question with the name of theoriginal painting and any information about the specific print(date, source, etc.)
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The Lee Reynolds painting is worth between 185 and 740 pounds.
Little Song was painted by Catriona Millar in January 2010 and is currently being exhibited at Thompson's Gallery . 15 New Cavendish Street. London. W1G 9UB. Phone: +44(0)20 7935 3595. Fax: +44(0)20 7935 3575. Email: enquiries@thompsonsgallery.co.uk .
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York was designed byarchitect Frank Lloyd Wright. The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao is located in Bilbao, Spain and wasdesigned by architect Frank Gehry. The Guggenheim Abu Dhabi, which will be built in Abu Dhabi in theUnited Arab Emirates, is going to be designed...
I recently purchased a painting by this very artist and there was a biography attached to the back. It is typed on old, faded paper and this is what I can figure it to say: "The artist, the descendant of an old Hungarian family, has left Hungary in the wake of the 1956 revolution and is since...
It's not worth as much as people are making out, if some body offered you 5k for it then I'd snap their hands off
Absolutely nothing! The Smithsonian museums are free to every one.
Check with a local gunshop to see if you can hire an appraiser. These were very common firearms, so may not be what the Smithsonian would have on its wishlist.
The Museo Picasso Malaga is located at Palacio de Buenavista, CalleSan Augustin, 8, 29015 Malaga, Spain.
Because computers can't reproduce pencils, so a Pencil signature indicates authenticity
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The President of USA when Smithsonian Institution was establishedwas James K. Polk.
In New York City, Michael Steinberg Fine Art. He had a solo show of large op/absract paintings there in 2007
No, t is fictitious painting made up for the sake of a novel
it is in a place called the huntington gallery and its a lovely painting. Its in the usa though.
Sew a famous painting of his work on the pillow case!
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Yes, Bartholomeu was s good and generous friend of myself and my family. he is a portuguese artist who taught at the slade in London for 35 years or so. he passed away recently afer a bought with cancer. Julian santa-rita juliansr@mwyusa.com
Leonardo da Vinci,. Picasso.
clouds symbolize fertility and the ethereal heights of heaven and quality of higher truth
If you have a private collection of art to sell to a museum, you need to get in touch with the director. Find a museum that collects pieces that have things in common with the pieces you want to sell. Unless the collection is very obviously valuable to the museum, you may want to consider displaying...
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If you google an image search of his name, you will find two thumbnail photos of paintings in oil by him posted there. Unfortunately, I'm not sure you can get a larger image to post or not, but at least it is enough to answer the question for you.
The Artists Proof (AP) is the first print that the print-maker makes to the standard the artist is happy with, all subsequent prints should reach this standard. AP's are therefore #0 in the edition and worth more (sometimes a little, sometimes a lot, depending on the artist) than the numbered...
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I know where this picture is. myrio38@yahoo.com well i have a sailbox picture of it and i wanted to know if it was valuable
If you are a guy and your friends are mostly guys, tell them all the cool chicks from all the elite schools come there. And say some more sentences about how cool they look and how rare they are. You friends will visit the art exhibition.
HC= Hors de Commerce. An impression pulled outside the edition for the personal use of the master printer and the printer-collaborator, if any, or the publisher (the group or individual funding the project). . HC An hors de commerce ("not for trade") proof, created in small numbers --- as few as...
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I believe it was destroyed during a bombing raid during WWII
I have a apinting by A. Werner of the "Street of Spring" inGarmisch but cannot find anything about it...any help?
This panel, comissioned for the International Departure Hall at Jan Smuts Airport (now Oliver Tambo International Airport) in 1972 and which measured a massive 58 m x 6,5 m was completely and irreverently destroyed during the recent renovations to the airport. No attempts were made to dismantle and...
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The history of a painting, or of any art object, is called its provenance. World famous objects usually have their provenance in suitable books on the subject. An art gallery will (or should) have the provenance of anything it sells. Hope this helps.
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Answer . \nAccording to Toby E. Rosenthal's numerous biographical references, he was born in 1848 in New Haven CT. Family history has him born in 'Strasburg' in 1849. His famliy imigrated to Newhaven and then to San Franicsco starting in 1850.I believe his history was subtley altered after he...
If they have birds painted on, we might be interested in buying them.... We have a yellow one with a magpie, perfect condition, we have been told it is worth around GPB 90 - 100.. Philip. France
The Tate Modern is free apart some major exhibits
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I bought a small charcoal drawing of a woman at prayer . 100.00 I have it in a public place people offer me 50.00 to 200.00 on a regular basis . I will never sell it . Duran Williams
cut it in half and count the rings
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I personally think that a light blue, light pink and white go togther really well but its an opinion
I'd say wrap the painting in plastic and put it in a wide, thin strong cardboard box. Mark it as FRAGILE, so the postal service will handle it with care. Do not use paper towels or toilet paper to wrap the painting. Bits of the paper will get stuck to it. For a frameless portrait that you hang as...
Answer . Prints of Francis Davis Millet's Between Two Fires are selling very regularly on Ebay at the moment. The small one is 10 and a half inches by 9 inches with the actual picture being 7 and one quarter inches by 9 and one quarter inches, it sells for between $US5.00 and US$15.00 usually....
Charles Burton Barber 1845 Great Yarmouth - 1894, was an English painter who attained great success with his paintings of children and their pets. During his lifetime Barber was regarded as one of England's finest animal painters and received commissions from Queen Victoria to do paintings of her...
hello my name is Jay, and i have bought a painting by Charles Burton Barber in a charity shop. its signed on the bottom right of the painting 'C Burton Barber 1893' i still do not know if this is the original painting or not and would love to get it seen by a professional but i do not where. if...
I am trying to research this artist. I have an oil painting of the Champs E'lysse in the rain.....????
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\ndraw a lima bean with 2 little holes
Actually their are 31 aluminum Mountain Dew Bottles all together and 21 of them are the green label art bottles. They have the Collection which introduced 9 bottles then they had volume 1 which had 6 more bottles then they made volume 2 which had 6 bottles but also a secret chase bottle called the...
Richard used a 8x10 view camera
The painting is in the Victoria and Albert Museum and is not for sale. Many factors determine the value of a work of art. Auction prices can be a gauge, but the art market is always changing. Consequently, it is not possible to assess the value of a work of art until it is up for sale or auction.
I have a painting I love by R. Rosini that was purchased at an auction. I'm on the look out for other floral still life oil paintings by this artist.. Here's what I have found out about him:. R. Rosini: born in Mantova in 1924. Trained at the local art college for 3 years, and due to 2nd world war...
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