The Singing Butler , Vettriano’s iconic painting , has been centre stage at Vettriano’s retrospective at the Kelvingrove Art gallery in Glasgow. Over 100 of his paintings are featured in the exhibition which has filled the gallery with fans from all over the UK. The Classic Collection is a new set of Limited Edition Prints…
The Singing Butler , Vettriano’s iconic painting , has taken a starring role at Vettriano’s retrospective at the Kelvingrove Art gallery in Glasgow. Over 100 of his paintings are featured in the exhibition which has filled the gallery with the curious and devoted. Kelvingrove Art Gallery in Glasgow The art gallery itself is almost full…
The Jack Vettriano retrospective is on show in Glasgow’s Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, which already has a Vettriano painting. The paintings in the exhibition date from 1992 to 2013 and include his most famous image The Singing Butler, as well as favourites like Bluebird at Bonneville , Mad Dogs , Dance Me To The End of Love and The Billy Boys….
In 2004 Jack Vettriano’s painting of The Singing Butler set a record price for a Scottish painting. It sold for £744,500. Samuel Peploe’s Still Life with Coffee Pot might beat this record at auction in May. Auctioneer Christie’s have put an estimate of £1.2 million on the work.
Jack Vettriano has appeared on the BBC Breakfast time in an interview about his career and his new London exhibition which opens on Thursday. He chats about the Singing Butler and his inspiration for the new images on show in London this week. ‘Days of Wine and Roses ‘ exhibition ran in Scotland for 6 weeks and it was very successful . The images are from Monaco , trams in Milan and his classic images including Dance me to the End of Love . You can also chat with Photogold about Vettriano on Twitter
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Jack Vettriano has published a new set of 6 canvas prints – ther Singing Butler ,Bluebird at Bonneville, the Picnic Party, the Pier, In Thoughts of You and Dance me to the End of Love
Speculation is mounting over the paintings including Game On which might be featured in the Jack Vettriano exhibition which will be opening in Kirkcaldy next year . Vettriano has stated that his most famous painting The Singing Butler will be part of the exhibition . Sotheby’s auctioneers are helping him track down his best-known paintings
Sotheby’s Scottish Art auction takes place in London on Wednesday, September 30, 2009 and it will bring to the market more than 150 works from many of the leading names in the field of predominantly Scottish Art including Jack Vettriano