Self Portrait Oil Painting - Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun

Self Portrait

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Finished Size: 30" x 34"
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  • About Reproduction

    Discover the allure of art with our faithful reproduction of "Self Portrait", originally brought to life by the talented Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun. Unlike posters or prints, our hand-painted oil painting breathes an unique sense of depth and texture into your space. Every detail, every stroke, and every texture is meticulously recreated, paying the perfect homage to Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun and his artistic vision.

    Owning this piece is more than just decoration - it's a statement of your refined taste in art. Let the vibrant colors and intricate details of this replica serve as a daily reminder of the beauty in our world. Elevate your decor and appreciate the richness of art with our replica of this masterpiece.

  • Painting Description

    "Self Portrait" by Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun is a renowned painting by the prominent 18th-century French artist, known for her exceptional skill in portraiture and her significant role as a female artist during a time when women were rarely accepted in the professional art world. Born in Paris in 1755, Vigée Le Brun became the official portraitist of Marie Antoinette and was admitted to the Académie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture, a testament to her extraordinary talent and influence.

    The self-portrait in question, created in 1790, is a testament to Vigée Le Brun's mastery of the Rococo style, characterized by soft colors, graceful figures, and a light, decorative approach. In this work, she presents herself with a confident gaze and a relaxed pose, holding a palette and brushes, which signifies her profession and skill. The painting not only showcases her technical prowess but also serves as a personal statement of her identity as an artist during a time of social and political upheaval.

    Vigée Le Brun's self-portraits are often celebrated for their engaging directness and the elegance with which she portrays herself. They are also seen as strategic representations, aimed at enhancing her reputation and asserting her place within the male-dominated art world. Her self-portraits are characterized by a sense of warmth and approachability, which helped to secure her popularity among the French aristocracy and, later, throughout Europe.

    The 1790 "Self Portrait" is particularly significant as it was painted during her exile following the French Revolution. The work reflects both her resilience as an artist and her ability to adapt to changing circumstances, as she continued to find success and acclaim abroad. Today, the painting is held in high regard for its historical importance and as a symbol of the artist's enduring legacy. It remains an essential piece for understanding the evolution of female artists in the history of European art and the broader narrative of the Rococo movement and portraiture in the late 18th century.

  • Lead Time & Shipping

    When you order this oil painting replica, it typically takes 2-3 weeks to paint. If the artwork is more complex, it might need a little more time to ensure the best quality. Once it's ready, we'll send you a photo for your approval. After you give the green light, we'll ship it to you for free.

  • Return & Refund

    We believe in the quality of our hand-painted oil painting reproductions, and your satisfaction is our priority. If for any reason, you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, we offer a 45-day return policy. You can return your artwork within 45 days of receipt and receive a full refund. Please note that the artwork must be returned in the original packaging and in the same condition as it was received.

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Each and every piece of our artwork is entirely hand-painted by artists with over a decade of experience. Every painting is infused with a unique personality and an unrivaled value, showcasing art in its rawest and most authentic form just for you.

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We adhere to museum-level standards in our creation. Each piece of work is reproduced using techniques as close as possible to the original, coupled with the finest paints and canvases, making the color, structure, and texture of every replica as similar as possible to the original.

Top-level materials

We insist on choosing the best quality paints and canvases from around the world. These selected materials not only offer unparalleled color saturation and durability, but also ensure that the reproductions can withstand the test of time. Only the finest materials can replicate the most authentic artworks possible.

Online proofing

We offer online proofing services, allowing you to be hands-on with every step of the artistic journey. You can personally review and suggest tweaks, and we'll meticulously fine-tune every detail until it aligns with your vision to the tee.

Frequently asked questions

  • How similar are your oil painting reproductions to the original artworks?

    We pride ourselves on achieving a high level of accuracy in our reproductions. While it's nearly impossible to replicate an artwork 100%, our skilled artists ensure that our reproductions capture the essence, texture, and colors of the original as closely as possible.
  • Can I customize a specific artwork that's not in your catalog?

    Absolutely! We offer custom painting services. If there's a specific artwork or portrait you'd like, simply provide us with the details or an image, and our artists will recreate it for you.
  • If I want to modify certain parts of an existing artwork (like colors or size), is it possible?

    Yes, we offer modification services. Just let us know your preferences, and our artists will make the necessary adjustments to meet your requirements.
  • How should I display my oil painting reproduction to achieve the best effect?

    For the best visual impact, hang your painting at eye level in a well-lit area, preferably with indirect natural light or soft artificial lighting. Avoid direct sunlight and high humidity areas to protect the artwork.
  • Can I see a draft of the artwork before it's finished?

    Yes, we offer online proofing services. Once the initial draft is ready, we'll send you a preview. You can provide feedback, and our artists will make adjustments accordingly.
  • How do I clean and maintain my oil painting reproduction?

    Gently dust the painting with a soft brush or lint-free cloth. Avoid using chemicals or water. If the painting requires deeper cleaning, consult a professional.