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Howson work donated work to college

A portrait of the late internationally acclaimed poet Sorley Maclean, a key figure in the Sabhal Mor Ostaig centre’s early years, has been donated to the college on Skye by Lord Gus Macdonald and accepted by its board of directors.
Peter Howson is best known for his distinctive figurative paintings of the Bosnian war and the singer Madonna.

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Affordable art @ great online prices

Online art gallery was set up in 1998 to supply affordable art at great online prices . Our aim is to provide the best possible value for money for our customers. In a competitive market , many online galleries supply limited edition prints. Photogold aims to supply world class art at affordable price points. Our new Art catablog aims to extend our reach to a wide variety of art

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Art lovers head for Edinburgh Art Fair

Visitors to next month’s Edinburgh Art Fair, now in its third year, will find work from around the world being displayed by 70 galleries from across the UK and Europe. Bargain hunters will mingle with art lovers looking r for up and coming artists .People who paid £3 for a print of a work called The Little Seamstress – a collaboration between Demarco and Ian Hamilton Finlay – found that when they sold it 25 years later, it was fetching £1000.

“Limited edition prints can be a good investment,” says Andy Naismith, an organiser of the art fair. “A publishing house might decide to produce a limited number of prints using high quality materials and sell them at a fraction of the price of the original. But when the prints, which are usually hand signed by the artist, are all sold, if an artist becomes collectable, you might find at auction that collectors are prepared to pay thousands.”