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Old 08-03-2014, 10:34 AM   #10
Glenurquhart
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Default Re: Old Painting: BP / Lowland style pipes

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Originally Posted by Adam Sanderson View Post
Absolutely, very common indeed, widespread, in fact. There are 17 "pods", or museum warehouses in the Glasgow area alone full of such stuff, main favourite is Rabbie Burns, hundreds of amateur copies of Alexander Nasmyth's portrait of him.
I wonder why the Wilkie painting was so popular since there are indeed many copies of it, and some happen to surface on the market every now and then.
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