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Anne is part of my Hand Painted Victorian Orphan Portrait series, "The Foundlings".

Anne, age 14, future student, avid reader

Anne reads as much as she can. She is basically self taught but is finding her limitations. When she was younger Anne though anything was possible, she went to school a few years but when her mother died she was left taking care of the kids. Her father brought nothing but sickness to the family and in a few years he was dead too.

Anne was brought to the Foundling Hospital when she was 11 along with her 8 younger brothers and sisters. All of them have been adopted, now it's Anne's turn...

The original illustration was created by me (Debra Styer) with watercolor and gouache.

The artwork on this limited edition print is 6in X 8in and is printed on archival velvet fine art paper with archival inks.

The print will be shipped to you in a protective sleeve with extra backing in a sturdy flat mailing envelope.

The print includes a lovely antique white mat ready to pop into a 8 x 10 frame.

All prints are signed and numbered.

This is a limited edition print of 100.

I have always been fascinated by the Victorian era. There are so many dark stories to be told. I am creating a series based on the history of the Foundling Hospitals in New City and London in the 1800's. The Foundling Hospital was created to help all the children that were abandoned due to hardship and extreme poverty. Some were adopted others became apprentices and learned to take care of themselves. They lived pretty harsh lives. Here are a few of their stories.

Frequently asked questions about bluehourstudio

How it works: Send me an email to get the conversation started and ideas flowing. You will need a good photo reference or two of your subject. Next, I will start on the sketches, send these to you and make changes if needed. When everything is Ok, I I will start on the finished piece. When all is done, I send the illustration off in mail to you.

Each piece will be created on illustration board and painted with watercolor and gouache paints.

Sound fun? Let's start a conversation...

Each portrait will take approximately 3 to 4 weeks from start to finish. Very complex pieces may take a bit longer.
All artwork and descriptions are copyright ©Debra Styer. Sale of original artwork and/or prints does not transfer copyright or allow reproduction/distribution rights.

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Orders placed from within the US ship USPS First Class mail. Orders usually get shipped 1 to 3 days after your order is received.
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International Print orders ship International First Class International mail with customs forms.

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International Orders:

Please allow at least 4-6 weeks for delivery of your International package. (Transit times vary greatly by country). If you have not received your order in this time, please contact me.

Anne - Victorian Goth Girl Book Lover illustration Portrait (6 x 8) Art Print

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