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Bendigo Art Gallery's miniature portraits a true pledge of affection
3rd August 2015

DID you know that the Gallery’s collection includes a group of 50 portrait miniatures?  These delightful petite paintings were all donated by a prominent Bendigo antique dealer, Mr...

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Hall of Fame Silhouette Catalogue
21st October 2014

http://online.flipbuilder.com/doea/nzyy/ Please browse the latest catalogue to see a wonderful collection of noteable personages in profile 

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Silhouette Secrets
30th January 2014

Silhouette Secrets is an artistic indie TV documentary currently in production about the history of portrait silhouettes and the artists who make them. It is a collaboration between indie film-make...

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Disembodied: Portrait Miniatures and Their Contemporary Relatives Sunday, November 10, 2013 to Sunday, February 16, 2014
11th December 2013

 For the first time in half a century the Cleveland Museum is showing all of its fine portrait miniature collection   http://www.clevelandart.org/events/exhibitions/disembodied-portrait...

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In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace
15th April 2013

In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace Friday, 10 May 2013 to Sunday, 06 October 2013 This exhibition explores the sumptuous costume of British...

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How to care for your Portrait Miniature collection
12th April 2013

Collectors wanting information on how to care for your collection please see my blog http://collecting-portraitminiatures.blogspot.co.uk/

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New Book on the Italian Miniaturist FAUSTINO BOATTI 1797-1857
8th April 2013

A new book on the Italian Miniaturist tFAUSTINO BOATTI 1797-1857 has just been published called : Un protagonista del ritratto in miniatura e dell'acquerello nella Lombardia dell'età romant...

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Bada fair
19th March 2013

 Tuesday 19th March, it is the last day of the fair, which opens at 11am and closes at 6pm. I do hope that you will be able to come and browse the selection of portrait miniatures that I have....

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Bada fair
19th March 2013

 Tuesday 19th March, it is the last day of the fair, which opens at 11am and closes at 6pm. I do hope that you will be able to come and browse the selection of portrait miniatures that I have....

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New publication Henry Raeburn
5th March 2013

A new book has just been published called Henry Raebrun Context, Reception and Reputation. This is the first illustrated scholarly work devoted to the reception and reputation of Edinburgh's premie...

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Images of the American Peolple Small Portraits from 1820 to 1850
4th March 2013

For those of you interested in folk art a new article has been published by Suzanne Rudnick  Payne and Michael R Payne http://www.afanews.com/articles/articles/images-of-the-american-people-s...

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"Hall Of Fame Silhouette" New catalogue for those interested in collecting faces: http://t.co/3ODxKFum80
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Nearly ready for opening @ Lapada fair, berkley square, London http://t.co/TGju0M9ip7
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Let’s get this shady silhouette character out of the shadows” http://t.co/QfSkhk3G1i
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Earliest known portrait of the Duke of Wellington to be exhibited in London | via @Telegraph http://t.co/DbZGEFfUYk
@claudiaHill16  (09/02/2014)
Military Loan Exhibition http://t.co/DFGMYo18LE