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Romantic Victorian Print featuring the painting The Letter by Michael Swanson

The watermark in the lower right corner of the image will not appear on the final print.







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5.50" x 8.00"


7.50" x 10.00"





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The Letter Print


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The Letter print by Michael Swanson.   Our prints are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All prints include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.

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Beautiful victorian Michael! F/V(12)

Beautiful painting, Michael. V

Very beautiful art work, congrats on selling this piece. voted

Very beautiful work, Michael. vf

Michael, you truly did a wonderful job conveying her emotions, and her dress and surroundings are absolutely gorgeous! This is a beautiful painting!! F/V


Michael, high five on this extravaganza of true beauty of oil painting prowess! I just love this beautiful and luxurious oil painting, and called my wife in to view it, and being a world renowned water color artists, her jaw dropped, and she said wow, and that is a true compliment to be treasured! I just love all the elements of color and beauty in this resplendent oil masterpiece of beauty! Thanks for sharing, Michael! fave and vote and tweet and FB and g+1

Splendid painting, Michael.

Thanks Robert, your stuff is pretty great !

Love your romantic feelings, great job

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Artist's Description

A requested, commissioned portrait of a beautiful lady named Katherine. " The emotions of a lost love". I have always been impressed by artists who could paint portraits of people, more over the ones that can paint emotions are my real heroes. To capture that intrinsic subtleness of thought or expression is not only difficult but requires more that just the facial features, hand gestures and overall body language also play a big part, all these elements constitute the sum of truth of the overall image. Imagine my joy to jump at this challenge when confronted with a request to do an emotional romantic painting in the John Singer Sergeant style. I'm by no means a John Singer Sergeant but his work has alway blown me away and in part was my inspiration to tackle this painting. I also love history and actually found a 100 year old dress for the model to use It fit so snuggly that some of the ancient stitching let go every time she moved as it took a while to complete this i...

About Michael Swanson

Michael Swanson

CHECK OUT SwansonArt Originals LATEST SALE Please VOTE for your favorite images, it helps sales. Thanks ___________________________________________________ Michael Swanson "The hands of a Craftsman, the heart of an Artist." Heritage Gallery, Laguna, CA I'm often told; "Your art is so real looking why not just take a photo"? Well yes, if I could not draw I probably would, however a photo rarely reflects the three dimensional world we experiences, how often have you been disappointed that your photograph did not turn out as you expected? Let me explain; in a three dimensional world we see things subjectively, photographs can only capture a split second of any scene which often disappoints and is the main reason...

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