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monet impression sunrise

Where is Impression Sunrise by Claude Monet located now?

I just received an email asking me where Impression Sunrise by Claude Monet is located, and as far as I’m aware you can find the original hanging in the Marmottan museum in Paris. Yes, it was stolen in 1985 from that museum but it was found and is now back at Marmottan.  If you ever […]Read More
canaletto copies painting

Canaletto Art Copies

I thought I’d show you our fine art replica oil painting of a Canaletto painting and place it next to the original Canaletto so you can compare and contrast our hand-painted Canaletto painting to the original. Here at Fabulous Masterpieces we specialise in hand-painted fine art copies of your favourite oil paintings. We do not […]Read More
samuel Peploe - Still Life of Mixed Roses in a Chinese Vase

Samuel Peploe’s Still Life of Mixed Roses in Chinese Vase

Samuel Peploe (1871 – 1935) a Scottish Post-Impressionist painter painted some beautiful oil paintings of still lifes. The painting above is Fabulous Masterpieces’ fine art reproduction of Peploe’s Still life of Mixed Roses in a Chinese Vase. Peploe’s original painting was actually sold at auction quite recently for £421.250 at Bonham’s auction house, however you […]Read More
Claude Monet The end of summer morning effect (haystacks)

Claude Monet’s End of Summer Morning

Hi All, I thought you’d like to see one of our latest fine art reproductions of Claude Monets ‘ End of Summer Morning‘ (part of Monet’s Haystacks series) Claude Monet painted a series of 25 haystack paintings, which he begun in 1890 and continued through that spring.  Monet’s series of haystacks were painted near his […]Read More
Claude Monet Nympheas

Monet’s 1905 Nympheas sells for $43 Million at Christie’s new York

Claude Monet’s 1905 Nympheas painting sold last night, 7th November 2012, for $43 million! The water-lily painting was estimated to fetch between $30 – $50 Million so it managed to reach the high-end of the pre-sale estimate.  Considering 30% of the paintings being sold at Christie’s  failed to find buyers and not to forget Monet’s […]Read More
Claude Monet Nympheas

Claude Monet’s Nympheas Estimated to Fetch $30 – $50 Million at Christie’s New York

  Tomorrow, November 7th 2012, at Christie’s New York, Claude Monet’s Nympheas, painted in 1905 is to go up for auction and is estimated to fetch between  $30 – $50 Million! Claude Monet‘s paintings of his now famous water lily pond are probably the most admired masterpieces in the world.  Between 1905 and 1908, Monet […]Read More
Almond Blossoms Van Gogh

Create your own Van Gogh painting!

As you know, here at Fabulous Masterpieces we specialise in hand painting fine art reproductions of your favourite oil painting onto canvas. However, have you ever thought about changing the colours or style of  a painting to suit your taste and thereby creating something quite unique? The above painting is Van Gogh’s well known painting, […]Read More
mona lisa

Earliest fine art replica of the Mona Lisa is found at The Prado!

Early fine art copy of the Mona Lisa is found at the Prado! Experts say the fine art copy was finished the same time as Da Vinci’s original. Fine Art Copies There are lots of surviving fine art copies of original paintings dating from the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. This art copy of the Mona […]Read More
Monet Bridge at Argenteuil

Monet’s Argenteuil

Ever since we decided to go to Paris for the weekend, I started nagging my husband to stop over in Argenteuil. You see, we’ve hand-painted quite a lot of art reproductions of Monet’s Bridge at Argenteuil then there’s Renoir’s painting of  Claude Monet Painting in His Garden at Argenteuil, 1873 and Renoir’s painting entitled: The […]Read More
Van Gogh Red Vineyards

The only painting Van Gogh ever sold

Van Gogh’s The Red Vineyard Did you know that during Vincent Van Gogh’s lifetime, he only ever sold one painting. Quite unbeliveable isn’t it?! This painting called Red Vineyard, painted in 1888 was exhibited in Brussels in 1890 and sold for just 400 francs! It’s now in the Pushkin Museum in Moscow if you’d like […]Read More