Reproduction paintings make splendid investments if you enjoy fine art and want to stay within your budget. Hand-crafted reproduction paintings are painted on canvas by experienced artists, which make them much closer to the originals than any form of printed image. However, not all art reproductions are created equal. Before buying your reproduction paintings, try to avoid these basic mistakes and we are sure that you will have a very pleasant experience and end up with a painting both you will treasure .
If you adore paintings by a particular artist, never assume that all paintings by that artist are going to be desirable. Many talented artists produce great and not-so-great paintings. If you buy paintings by a particular artist without seeing them first, you might be disappointed. If ordering Reproduction paintings online, you can usually see a photo of the reproduction or original beforehand, choose carefully.
When viewing Reproduction paintings online, you need to be sure that the image they are showing you and stating or implying that this is “their” copy is actually their copy, not just a photo image of the original. In other words you need to know or see that they can actually paint the image you’re ordering. Better still insist that they send you a photograph of the completed painting you order for your final approval before you hand over the balance of the account. This way you will avoid a big disappointment when you open your package.
Another common mistake you should avoid is buying Reproduction paintings from a company or individual without knowing who they are or what type of customer service they provide. See if there are testimonials from other customers. Find companies that are experienced in producing fine quality Reproduction paintings. Oil painting reproductions should be painted by a professional to fully grasp the detail and mood of the original. If buying at an online auction, pay attention to the seller’s feedback if available. Learn all you can about the company or individual before committing to a purchase.
Try not to get too caught up with the popularity of a painting. Reproduction paintings should not be avoided just because they’re not famous. If you’re planning to use Reproduction paintings for decorative purposes, you might benefit from many paintings that are not necessarily famous or even created by a well-known artist. Never buy Reproduction paintings just because everyone else has. If you don’t like the painting, you’ll only be wasting money.
If you order reproduction paintings from an online source please be aware that the shipping method that the company employs and the options it offers will make a big difference to the condition in which the painting will arrive at your door. Cheap shipping can result in disasters’, especially if you ordered the painting framed. Framed paintings are notoriously difficult to get through modern transportation conveying without damage caused by rough handling, the company doing the packing needs to do a good job and a good job will cost money but it’s a big mistake to skimp in this area. If the painting gets damaged in shipping then you will have to pay for the return shipping and you will have to wait longer for the painting to return.
Join an art forum or subscribe to an art magazine to keep up to date with the latest art trends, best selling pieces of art, etc. Also, do some research before buying Reproduction paintings to make sure it’s right for you? Avoid these mistakes when buying Reproduction paintings and you’ll be able to locate great works of art to treasure for a lifetime.
We hope that these pointers will help you avoid the pitfalls of buying Reproduction paintings. Of course if you want to avoid all or any problems when buying fine art Reproduction paintings then simply allow Kings Galleries to service your requirements and we guarantee that you will be fully satisfied with a treasure that will give you years of pleasure.