Summer Sale Event 15% Off
Frida Kahlo, Self-Portrait in a Velvet Dress oil painting reproduction

Self-Portrait in a Velvet Dress

Oil Painting Reproduction on Canvas

Artist: Frida Kahlo
Date: 1926, Surrealism
Museum: Private Collection
Item code: painting-3880

Free Shipping Worldwide!

Best Seller
   
Click the thumbnails below to view actual close-up images
Self-Portrait in a Velvet Dress by Frida KahloSelf-Portrait in a Velvet Dress by Frida KahloSelf-Portrait in a Velvet Dress by Frida KahloSelf-Portrait in a Velvet Dress by Frida KahloSelf-Portrait in a Velvet Dress by Frida KahloSelf-Portrait in a Velvet Dress by Frida Kahlo


Medium: Oil on canvas, 100% hand-painted by our master artists
Please note: The reproduction takes 3-4 weeks to complete
Size (inch) Size (cm) Gallery Price   Our Price   In Stock  
 16 x 20"(41 x 51 cm)$590.00$215.00 
 20 x 24"(51 x 61 cm)$680.00$245.00 
 24 x 30"(61 x 76 cm)$800.00$285.00 
 25.6 x 32"(65 x 81 cm)$860.00$305.00 
 28.7 x 36"(73 x 92 cm)$1,010.00$355.00 
 30 x 40"(76 x 102 cm)$1,100.00$385.00 
 36 x 48"(92 x 122 cm)$1,370.00$475.00 
 40 x 60"(100 x 150 cm)$1,670.00$575.00 
 48 x 64"(122 x 163 cm)$2,000.00$685.00 
Orientation: Portrait (height is larger than width)





We're Sorry!

Aged & Cracked Finish is not available for this painting


The unique Aged & Cracked process is not available for all paintings. It is suitable only for paintings with smooth surfaces and not for ones with thick, built-up brushstrokes such as Impressionist, Contemporary and Van Gogh's paintings.



How To Order?
1. Select your desired size and click on the Add To Cart button
2. Next, on the Shopping Cart page, review your selections and click "Checkout Continue"
3. Next, enter your shipping details, select a method of payment and Complete the Order

Ordering Custom Size is Easy:
1. From the Size & Price table, select a size that is closest to your desired size
2. At checkout, enter your desired size into the comment box
3. Once we receive the order, we will confirm the custom size with you via email

For other custom size, send us a request and we will reproduce the painting to your exact specifications

We Accept the following Credit Cards & PayPal:
  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • Discover Card
  • American Express
  • PayPal

  • Credit Card Buttons

    Safe & Secure Shopping:
    Yahoo Secure Shopping


    1) Orders Within 50 USA States:
  • Free Shipping for all paintings and framed paintings
  • No sales tax, no matter where you live
  • Sorry, We cannot deliver to P.O. Box or APO addresses

  • 2) International Orders:
  • Free Shipping Worldwide!
  • Framed paintings are not available for International Orders
  • International customers are responsible for any custom duty and/or taxes at their country

  • 3) We deliver using the two best carriers; FedEx and UPS
  • All orders will be hand deliver by FedEx or UPS couriers directly to your door!
  • When we deliver your painting, you will receive a tracking number by e-mail
  • All package will require signature upon delivery
  •   

    4) Delivery Details:
  • Finished painting will be deliver unstretched to minimize any possible damages
  • The canvas is rolled up and inserted in round, sturdy cardboard tube
  • Painting includes 2-3" (5-8 cm) of extra canvas around the actual painted artwork
  • If the painting you ordered is an In Stock √ item, we will inspect, pack and deliver immediately
  • All other paintings, estimated delivery time is 3-4 weeks from date of order
  • Add 1 more week if you ordered a painting with Aged & Cracked finish


  • Frida Kahlo Self-Portrait in a Velvet Dress

    Kahlo's first self-portrait, Self-Portrait in a Velvet Dress was painted as a gift for her study partner and boyfriend, Alejandro Gomez Arias, in 1926. On the reverse she inscribed, "For Alex by Frida Kahlo, at the age of 17, September 1926 - Coyoacan-Heute ist Immer Noch. (Today still goes on). With Arias having recently broken off the relationship, Frida Kahlo painted this enigmatic canvas in the hope of winner her lover back, but eventually through it she would gain another, more lasting partner. In the short term, Kahlo's act worked it's magic. Giving it to Arias as a proof of her love, the pair soon reconciled. Yet only a few months later the young man was sent on a grand tour of Europe by his parents, forcing the pair to part ways once again, and causing Arias to leave the painting in Kahlo's care until he returned. Brooding upon her future career, Kahlo wrote to the established Muralist painter, and fellow Mexican modernist Diego Rivera, sending him a number of canvases to gage his reaction, one of which was Self-Portrait in a Velvet Dress. Rivera was instantly taken aback and the pair began one of the most enduring, tempestuous, and productive relationships in the history of art.

    In Self-Portrait in a Velvet Dress, Kahlo's posture is almost aristocratic in its revealed pride, showing a sense of dignity and nobility that reminds one of the portraits of the Italian Renaissance. The disproportionately long neck is also reminiscent of the Mannerist style or even the portraits painted by Amedeo Modigliani of his enduring love Jeanne. Kahlo's severe posture is perhaps due in large part to the fact that while painting she was recovering from a devastating automobile accident that would mar her entire life. Having broken her spine, countless bones, and permanently damaged her womb, Kahlo's body began to deteriorate at this early age. Self-taught in both her theoretical and technical knowledge of painting, Kahlo's commanding gaze meets that of the viewer, beckoning for reconciliation and blackening the surrounding spatial plane of the canvas, so all attention must invariably be drawn to her.

    Reminiscent of the Italian Renaissance style of portraiture, Kahlo's iconic work began a career of truly remarkable ambition and scope. In this early work her unique approach to the rationalization of space through perspective techniques and her curiously flat illusion of three-dimensionality reveals the spellbinding qualities that first attracted Rivera.


    Other Beautiful Oil Paintings We Recommend

    The Fourteenth of July Celebration in Paris painting reproduction, Vincent Van Gogh
    Vines painting reproduction, Paul Ranson
    Vendedora de Flores painting reproduction, Diego Rivera
    The Fourteenth of July Celebration in Paris
    Vincent Van Gogh
    Gallery Price: $595.00
    Our Price: $195.00
    Vines
    Paul Ranson
    Gallery Price: $625.00
    Our Price: $205.00
    Vendedora de Flores
    Diego Rivera
    Gallery Price: $615.00
    Our Price: $205.00
    Best Seller
    In Stock  √
    HomeArt SubjectsPortrait: WomenSelf-Portrait in a Velvet Dress
    HomeArt SubjectsPortraitSelf-Portrait in a Velvet Dress
    HomeArt StylesSurrealismSelf-Portrait in a Velvet Dress
    HomeArtist A to ZKahlo, FridaSelf-Portrait in a Velvet Dress

    Customer Testimonials

      5 stars rating

      5 stars rating

    Read more testimonials ...

    Product Excellence - 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!

    Decorate your home or office with our beautiful museum quality art reproduction of Frida Kahlo Self-Portrait in a Velvet Dress painting. Why settle for a print, poster, giclee or canvas transfer when you can grace your walls with a genuine oil on canvas painting reproductions for sale at up to 75% below gallery prices. You are commissioning an authentic hand-painted oil painting on quality artists canvas. Painted by professional artists brushstroke-by-brushstroke with attention to all details. Order your Masterpiece today and get Free Shipping to your door direct from our studio.

    100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!
    Free Shipping!Museum Quality Hand-Painted Oil PaintingsBuy More, Save More!

    Subscribe to Our Newsletter Receive Valuable Discount Coupons
    Special Promotions and Updates
    Never Miss a Sale Event
     

    We Guaranteed That You'll Love Our Painting Reproductions, Or You'll Get Your Money Back!

    Own a museum quality hand-painted masterpiece today at 50-75% below gallery prices
    We specialize in reproductions of famous oil paintings for sale at affordable prices
    Free Shipping Worldwide! No Sales Tax, No Matter Where You Live!