Name: Edouard Manet
Born: January 29, 1832
Died: April 30, 1883
Edouard Manet was born into the ranks of the Parisian bourgeoisie. His Mother, Eugenie-Desiree Fournier, was a woman of refinement and god daughter of Charles Bernadotte, the Crown Prince of Sweden. His father was a Magistrate and Judge.
Manet is generally considered to be the father of the Impressionist movement.
Manet entered the studio of Thomas Couture where he studied until 1856. In 1859 he was rejected by the official Paris Salon. Eugene Delacroix intervened on his behalf and in 1861 Manet's paintings were accepted by the Salon and he received favorable press, later exhibiting at the Galerie Martinet in Paris
It was during the early 1860s his friendships with Charles Baudelaire and Edgar Degas began.
He assumed the role of mentor and gave inspiration to the likes of Edgar Degas, Claude Monet, Auguste Renoir, Alfred Sisley, Camille Pissarro, and Paul Cezanne. In turn they influenced his later works.
In 1881 an ailing Manet was decorated with the Legion d'Honneur. In later life his works became very sought after and for a short time he was able to enjoy the acclaim he deserved.
Manet died in Paris in 1883 and a memorial exhibition of his work took place at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts the following year.
Our artists take intense personal pride in faithfully re-creating your oil on canvas painting. If you're not 100% satisfied with your painting, simply return it for a full refund or replacement.
Free Shipping to anywhere in the world. We deliver worldwide wherever you are! The price you see online for your painting is the final price. Shipping really is Free!
We have a passion for art and look forward to sharing our experience with you. We are here to answer your questions and help guide you through the process of selecting the right reproduction oil painting for you. All emails are answered within 6 hours of receipt.
Our clients include home makers, people looking for a special gift, interior designers and leading hoteliers - we enjoy the fact that our business brings us into contact with people from all walks of life, so why not contact us now?
Creating the finest quality reproduction paintings requires utilizing the best quality materials. There are many manufacturers of Oil Paints, however, most top professional artists agree with us and use British Winsor and Newton Professional Artists Range oils which are known for their vibrancy and longevity.
The texture and color of your painting is re-created in the exactly the same way as the original work of art; layer by layer. The results speak for themselves.
Our Live Help button is online 24/7 so that you can chat to a member of our team who can answer any of your questions. Alternatively we may call us locally on the following numbers or by filling out our support form you can request one of our staff call you at a specified time.
We have 9,863 of reproduction oil paintings in our standard catalog covering all genres of art, from
Your Oil Painting can be created in six proportionate size options or a custom size of your choice.
Our Artists work only from accredited reference source material, in particular the official 'Catalogue Raisonne' - this is an essential requirement in re-creating paintings to museum quality.
We offer a Special Commission service for any painting not currently available in our Standard Catalogue.
All you have to do is send us your image and let us know the approximate size you require. We will then advise you of the proportionate size options and create a Personal Gallery link for you so that you can complete your purchase online.
We can create an oil painting reproduction which is up to 8ft at the SMALLEST dimension! We have extensive experience in careful preparation and shipping of oversize canvases.
We currently have over 14.000 paintings online, each offered in up to 25 size options. It is therefore impossible for us to hold stock and your painting will be created specifically for you by one of our in-house professional artists. Subject to size and drying time most paintings are completed with 14-21 days. However, quality is always our First priority. Paintings with a heavy impasto or special technique technique require extra prepraration time. If you require your painting quickly, just let us know when you place your order and we will make it a priority in the Studio, without compromising on quality of course!
Whilst we are not the cheapest provider of reproduction art, we know we are the best! Reproduction-Gallery is not a 'painting factory'. We are a Studio with our own artists, most of who have been with us for many years. Our customers buy from us again and again because we offer great customer service, superb value for money and painting which give pleasure for generations to come.
We are fortunate to be associated with the leading industry's leading Credit Card Processor, founded in 1988. This company maintains one of the highest reliability rates in the industry.
As soon as your oil painting order is received a Personal Tracking Profile will be created for you. Your Tracking Profile will allow you to check the progress of your oil painting through the Studio. It will advise you at every stage of your order and when your painting has been dispatched it will detail your Airway Bill tracking information.
We can recreate oil on canvas portrait paintings from photographs. We offer a choice of portrait painting styles including: Photo-Realism, Impressionist or Pop-Art as oil on canvas. We also have artists who specialize in charcoal, watercolor and acrylic portraits and special commissions.