Portraits & Figures
Original Miniature Paintings

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"Master Miniaturist: Mary Grady O'Brien" Scale Reference
"Master Miniaturist: Mary Grady O'Brien" Scale Reference

This is to show the scale of the miniature oil painting "Master Miniaturist: Mary Grady O'Brien"

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"Master Miniaturist: Mary Grady O'Brien" $750. 2"x2.5".
"Master Miniaturist: Mary Grady O'Brien" $750. 2"x2.5".

If you are into fine miniatures then you might recognize this lovely lady, Mary Grady O'Brien is a legend in the mini world. In this oil painting she is seated with her elbows on a table and a paintbrush in her hand. She is smiling, talking and her hands are in an open gesture. She has magnifiers on her head and is wearing a colorful apron. This is a one of a kind original oil painting, painted on Ivorine. It comes with it's easel too! Original: $750. Framed Print: $22.00 Image Size: 2"x2.5"

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"Sweetheart Stroll" Scale Reference
"Sweetheart Stroll" Scale Reference

This is to show the scale of the miniature egg tempera painting "Sweetheart Stroll".

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"Sweetheart Stroll" $250. 1.75" x 2.5"
"Sweetheart Stroll" $250. 1.75" x 2.5"

Young lovers enjoying a city street stroll. One of the many inspirations that I had on our stay in Prague in 2017. Egg Tempera on art board. Framed in a miniature hardwood frame. Add $35. for to float in a full size frame. Includes a miniature wooden easel so you can display it anywhere! Original: $250. Framed Print: $15.00 Image Size: 1.75" x 2.5"

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"Dessert Denied" Frame reference
"Dessert Denied" Frame reference

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"Dessert Denied" Scale Reference
"Dessert Denied" Scale Reference

This is to show the scale of the miniature oil painting "Dessert Denied".

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"Dessert Denied" $750. 2 7/8" x 3 1/4"
"Dessert Denied" $750. 2 7/8" x 3 1/4"

Sometimes little ones don't understand why they can't have the goodies behind the glass! This young man is very disappointed! Oil on Board, floating in a full size frame. Original: $750. Framed Print: $28.00 A bit large for a dollhouse setting but may work for a modern room. Image Size: 2 7/8" x 3 1/4"

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"You Have My Attention" Frame reference
"You Have My Attention" Frame reference

This shows the painting "You Have My Attention" "floating" in it's full size frame.

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"You Have My Attention" Scale Reference
"You Have My Attention" Scale Reference

This is to show the scale of the miniature egg tempera painting "You Have My Attention".

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"You Have My Attention" 2.5"x3.5" $725.
"You Have My Attention" 2.5"x3.5" $725.

This sweet face is one of my former students. I like to teach them how to model using some of my vintage hats and blouses. Vera is such a beauty I had to paint her! A very talented artist in her own right too! Egg Tempera on Board. Framed in a miniature hardwood frame & is floating in a full size frame. Original: $750. Framed Print: $28.00 Image Size: 2.5" x 3.5"

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"Rainbows on the Beach" Full Size Frame
"Rainbows on the Beach" Full Size Frame

This shows the painting "Rainbows on the Beach" "floating" in it's full size frame.

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"Rainbows on the Beach" Scale Reference
"Rainbows on the Beach" Scale Reference

Scale reference for miniature oil painting "Rainbows on the Beach"

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Rainbows on the Beach $750. 3" x 4"
Rainbows on the Beach $750. 3" x 4"

It's wonderful to watch kids on the beach. Reminds you of your own childhood! This piece won Best Entree depicting the Human Form at the 2018 Cider Painters of America exhibit! Oil on Board. Framed in a miniature hardwood frame & is floating in a full size frame. Original: $750. Framed Print: $28.00 A bit large for a dollhouse setting but may work for a modern room. Image Size: 3" x 4"

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"Mirror, Mirror" $725. 4"x5"
"Mirror, Mirror" $725. 4"x5"

A woman looking into a mirror. Oil on Board. Framed in a full size frame. Original: $725. Framed Print: $30.00 Sorry this piece isn't going to work in your dollhouse but it will look great on your wall! Image Size: 4" x 5"

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"Crimson Chapeau" $725.
"Crimson Chapeau" $725.

This lovely young lady is a student of mine and the sister of the subject "Blue Bonnet." I've done several paintings of my students in vintage hats & blouses. Oil on Ivorine, framed in a Vintage frame and ready to hang on your wall. Not suitable for a dollhouse because it's 1/6th scale. This piece is a one of a kind painting and is offered on a "first come, first served" basis. Original: $725. Matted Print: $10.00 Image Size: 3 1/4" x2 1/2"

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Frame reference for two portraits
Frame reference for two portraits

This is to show the vintage frames that "Crimson Chapeau" and "Blue Bonnet" are in. (sorry it's a bit blurry!)

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"Blue Bonnet" - $725.
"Blue Bonnet" - $725.

Oil on Ivorine, framed in a beautiful unique vintage frame. This piece is a one of a kind painting and is offered on a "first come, first served" basis. This piece is a fine art miniature in 1/6" scale and is not appropriate for display in a dollhouse. Original: $725. Matted Print: $10.00 Image Size: 3" x2 1/2"

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"Fairy Godmother" scale reference
"Fairy Godmother" scale reference

This is to show the scale of the miniature oil painting "Fairy Godmother".

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"Fairy Godmother" 2 1/2"x3" $325.
"Fairy Godmother" 2 1/2"x3" $325.

You won't believe what this piece looked like before her transformation! She was a middle aged housewife and I gave her an upgrade! Oil on Ivorine, framed in a miniature wooden frame, painted in a shiny silver. This piece is a one of a kind painting and is offered on a "first come, first served" basis. This piece is appropriate for display in a dollhouse. Email Barbara if you want a picture with the frame. Original: $325. Print: $22.00 Image Size: 2 1/2"x3"

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"Santa Napping" -$275.
"Santa Napping" -$275.

Shhhhh. Santa's taking a nap. He's been working hard getting ready for the big day. Oil on board. Framed in a fine wood miniature frame. This piece is a one of a kind painting and is offered on a "first come, first served" basis. Comes with an appropriately sized easel so you can display it anywhere! Would fit nicely in your dollhouse! Original: $275. Framed Print: $22. Image Size: 3"x 2"

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Emily - $225. 2" x 1"
Emily - $225. 2" x 1"

Sweet Angel of a young lady! This piece is painted on a small stretched canvass but it is not to scale or suitable for a dollhouse because it is about 3/8" deep. The painting is unframed and painted on the sides. It looks beautiful on a shelf with or without an easel. This piece is a one of a kind painting and is offered on a "first come, first served" basis. For $35 you can have it "floating" in a full-size frame to hang on your "real" wall.

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"Taylor" Scale reference
"Taylor" Scale reference

This is to show the scale of the mini oil painting "Taylor".

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"Taylor" $225. 2" x 1"
"Taylor" $225. 2" x 1"

Taylor has the most beautiful eyes. Couldn't resist painting one of them! This piece is painted on a small stretched canvass but it is not to scale or suitable for a dollhouse because it is about 3/8" deep. The painting is unframed and painted on the sides. It looks beautiful on a shelf with or without an easel. This piece is a one of a kind painting and is offered on a "first come, first served" basis. For $35. you can have it "floating" in a full size frame to hang on your "real" wall.

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New Best Friend - $650.
New Best Friend - $650.

I can't resist a boy and his puppy! Oil on Ivorine. Framed in a vintage oval brass frame with display & traveling case. Not scaled for a dollhouse and does not come with the easel. This is a one of a kind original oil painting and is offered on a "first come, first served" basis. Also available as a matted copy for $15.

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