Description of this painting
The Purification of the Virgin, a masterpiece by the Italian painter Guido Reni, is one of the most impressive paintings of the Baroque era. This work of art, dating from the 17th century, is a representation of the purification of the Virgin Mary after the birth of Jesus.
Reni's artistic style is evident in this painting, with her use of light and shadow to create a sense of depth and realism. The composition of the work is impressive, with the Virgin Mary at the center of the painting, surrounded by angels and other biblical characters.
Color is another prominent aspect of this artwork. Reni uses a soft and warm color palette to create a feeling of serenity and peace. The golden and pink tones of the painting create a heavenly and divine atmosphere.
The story behind the painting is equally fascinating. The Purification of the Virgin was commissioned by Cardinal Alessandro Ludovisi, who later became Pope Gregory XV. The painting was originally intended for the cardinal's chapel in the church of San Lorenzo in Lucina in Rome.
A little known aspect of this artwork is that Reni used his own sister as a model for the Virgin Mary. Furthermore, the painting was stolen twice, once in the 18th century and once in the 20th century, before being recovered and restored.
In short, The Purification of the Virgin is a stunning work of art that combines Reni's artistic style with stunning composition, masterful use of color, and a fascinating story. This painting is a jewel of Baroque art and one of Guido Reni's most outstanding works.
Replica Paintings: Warranty and Conditions
Each painting reproduction comes with a 100% quality guarantee. Simply said, you will get your money back if you don't like the painting for any reason.
Please read the details about our guarantee.
At KUADROS we want our customers to have a safe and relaxed shopping experience.
We employ only professional painters specialized in reproduction techniques of oil paintings by famous artists. Read about our methods used to create replicas of famous paintings and custom commissions.
If you are not satisfied with the painting for any reason, please return it within 30 days from the date the painting is received at your address. When you return the painting you will receive a full refund of the amount paid for the painting.
Reproduction of oil paintings: Warranty conditions
- Shipping costs
- Personalized portraits (paintings of a relative for example)
- The painting cannot have been altered or damaged by the user
- Normal color variations in replicas.
We will do our best to accomodate your reasonable requests for changes after the initial photograph is sent for approval. Customer satisfaction is our top priority and we based our reputation on it.
Bear in mind that as this work is 100% hand-painted, the colors and other details may vary from the original painting.
Kuadros Opinions: About Our Replicas of Famous Paintings
To learn more about our process of creating museum-quality replica paintings, please visit Top 6 Famous Painting Replica Techniques
See the testimonial of some of Kuadros clients:
If you want a different size for a painting, or a special painting, you can request a quote --> in this contact link
You can also write to us directly at email@example.com or by WhatsApp at +972546838667
Shipping cost and details
Shipping cost to all countries: Approximately 8-12% of the value of the painting. The paintings are shipped in a box, rolled in a security tube, without a frame. The final shipping cost is calculated by the system at the time of purchase based on weight and volume.
Each painting reproduction is made 100% with oil on high quality canvas.
Secure forms of payment
Your payment information is processed securely. We do not store credit card details nor have access to your credit card information.