Buying Paintings: Gothic Art

ROCKET READER Some of the most valuable early artwork comes from a point of time before the Renaissance had begun, and going on through the early Middle Ages, referred to as the period of Gothic art. During this particular time

Buying Jewish Paintings

ROCKET READER I have a family that has commissioned me to find all of the Jewish paintings I can find. He has given me no budget constraints. Im not sure why he doesnt have guidelines set up for me to

Buying Yellow Paintings

ROCKET READER Ive been watching yellow paintings at an online auction site. I wonder where these yellow paintings will end up hanging. There were twenty bids on a painting of yellow daffodils. It was really pretty. I really liked the

Musical Themed Paintings

ROCKET READER Musical themed paintings can be fun to find and fun to buy. I have a musician friend that recently purchased a new home. She bought new furnishings and asked me to find a new painting for her. I

Modern Oil Paintings

ROCKET READER I have been buying modern oil paintings for a show in my gallery. I have found many nice pieces. I found a painting called Village in winter in a private collection in Illinois. The artist was Fern Isabel

Buying Paintings: Romanticism

ROCKET READER Though sometimes referred to as the anti-classical movement in art, Romanticism is a style that focuses on the artists individualistic and emotionally wrought point of view, and is found to oppose the art movement known as Neoclassicism. Even

Buying Paintings: Minimalism

ROCKET READER Though I could enjoy speaking on the topic of art for sometime, I found myself without a way to truly understand the differing values in the ways of thought that permeate this grouping of human experience, and found

Buying Paintings: Precisionism

ROCKET READER Also known as Cubist Realism, and related to the Art Deco movement, Precisionism was developed in the United States after World War I. The term for this movement was coined in the 1920s, and influenced by the Cubist

Religious Paintings for My Gallery

ROCKET READER I have a gallery that a local businessman financed. He wanted a place on the town square that featured religious paintings. Ive been busy buying religious painting for several years. I have found some very nice pieces and