Oil Portraits   2014 - 2016
..inspired by Fashion and Popular culture

THE ARTIST: BETTINA NEWBERY

"My paintings are inspired by Fashion and Popular culture, justaposing the subjects with exotic patterns, contrasting prints and bold colours. The result are visual anecdotes, blended fact and fiction that tell stories.."

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FELICIA
​CAELESTIS
FREDERICA
JUDITH
JENNIFER
LILLITH
PAPAGENA
MADONNA
EMILIA
CASSANDRA
SUMMERTIME
​MAE
​IMOGEN

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FELICIA

Happy 'FELICIA' is one of the first oil portraits in 2014 inspired by 17th Century Japanese prints 


Hand painted with a brush and fine oils


• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium bright steel profile, 45 mm
• 30 x 35 cm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £1,490 - now available at £995 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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​CAELESTIS

CAELESTIS' background inspired by Bohemian early 20th Century glass overlay gilt decoration turned into spheres

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium nickel profile, 45 mm
• 27 x 35 cm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £1,490 - now available at £995 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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FREDERICA

'Beautiful FREDERICA' posing in front of a William Morris inspired wall

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium nickel profile, 45 mm
• 26 x 34 cm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £1,490 - now available at £995 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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JUDITH

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium nickel profile, 45 mm
• 28 x 35 cm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £990 - now available at £450 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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GINA

First of the new series of fashion portrait, 'Gina' was painted in 2014 inspired by Japanese Pattern

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• 27 x 31 cm
• framed in aluminium natural steel profile, 45 mm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £1,090 - now available at £595 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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JENNIFER

2015 oil portrait of 'Jennifer' • 17th Century Japanese Design turns surprisingly Modern 

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium nickel profile, 45 mm
• 28 x 35 cm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £1,290 - now available at £795 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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LILLITH

2015  oilportrait of LILLITH – ‘the eyes have it’ 

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium nickel profile, 45 mm
• 28 x 35 cm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £2,090 - now available at £1,595 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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PAPAGENA

Fantasy portrait, 'Papagena' was painted in 2014 inspired by Mozart's Magic Fluite

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium bright steel profile, 45 mm
• 28 x 35 cm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £990 - now available at £495 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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MADONNA

Our version of a modern 'MADONNA' framed by Bohemian glass window

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• 28 x 35 cm
• framed in aluminium nickel profile, 45 mm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £1,090 - now available at £595 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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EMILIA

Fantasy portrait, 'Emilia' was painted in 2014 inspired by Chinese dragons

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium nickel profile, 45 mm
• 28 x 35 cm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £990 - now available at £495 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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CASSANDRA

In Greek myth, 'Cassandra' was a Trojan princess with the gift of prophecy • fashion inspired modern day oil portrait

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils

• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium bright steel profile, 45 mm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £1,090 - now available at £595 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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SUMMERTIME

.. And the livin' is easy - a happy fashion inspired painting

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium nickel profile, 45 mm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £990 - now available at £495 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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​MAE

.. captured in front of Spring flowers

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium bright steel profile, 45 mm
• 30 x 35 cm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £990 - now available at £495 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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​IMOGEN

Charming and classy as of Shakespeare's wit

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium bright steel profile, 45 mm
• 30 x 39 cm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £1,090 - now available at £550 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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RIVA

Fashion inspired oil portrait painted 2015

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium bright steel profile, 45 mm
• 30 x 35 cm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £990 - now available at £550 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada



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IRIS

Fashion inspired oil portrait painted 2016

Hand painted with a brush and fine oils
• original art
• painted on Arches Oil Paper (300gsm/140lb)
• framed in aluminium nickel profile, 45 mm
• 30 x 39 cm
• ready to hang; no framing required

Was £1,090 - now available at £550 including Sales Tax and Insured Delivery to UK, US and Canada