The prints come in 4 sizes and are ready mounted for standard 'off-the-shelf' frames or framed in a Hi-Gloss White frame with acrylic glass to museum grade:
- MICRO - Mount size is 10" x 8" and print size approx 5" x 7.75" (without title text).
- SMALL - Mount size is 40cm x 30cm and print size approx 29cm x 19cm
- MEDIUM - Mount size is 20" x 16"" and print size is approx16" x 12"
- LARGE - Mount size is 24" x 20" and print size is approx 20" x 16"
Majlis Gallery is the FIRST gallery to start in Dubai (and maybe the whole of the UAE for that fact!). and resides in the 'Bastakiya' cultural heritage area of Duba Old Town.
An English lady and her family move to Dubai and lived in the building during the 70's and '80's. Sheikh Maktoum was so impressed by this woman's enthusiasm to start a gallery that it was agreed she could start. Thats how it was in the early days of Dubai!
The lady is still co-owner of the gallery. The gallery also runs art courses and even has visiting English artists to exhibit and to give courses. It is a thriving art and social hub of which my wife and I have enjoyed many times.
I painted this scene in soft pastel and just as you come in to the entrance to the gallery.
The Original is part of my private collection and not for sale.
If you wish to buy fine-art prints or cards of this painting then please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.