What’s an Old Master Copy and Why Should You Buy One?

Online | September 2018

Find out about the fascinating world of Old Master copies and discover how you can own your own interpretation of works by some of the greatest names in art history such as Bruegel, Rubens and Canaletto. Old Master Copies Online opens for bidding on 5 September and runs until 13 September. Click here to watch more insightful videos about collecting art.

Glossary of Old Master Copy Terms

After
In our opinion a copy of a known work of the artist

Attributed to
In our opinion probably a work by the artist

Circle of
In our opinion a work by an as yet unidentified but distinct hand, closely associated with the named artist but not necessarily his pupil

Follower of
In our opinion a work by a painter working in the artist's style, contemporary or nearly contemporary, but not necessarily his pupil

Manner of
In our opinion a work in the style of the artist and of a later date

Studio of
In our opinion a work by an unknown hand in the studio of the artist which may or may not have been executed under the artist's direction

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