Commissioned Oil Portrait Pricing

The following quotes are guidelines for estimating price.  There are numerous factors involved and the prices may vary depending on the subjects and details required for wardrobe or background.

Head Only

Impressionistic portrait with simple background.  Loose Interpretation of neck and collar area 20 x 16 $ 600
24 x 20 $ 750

Head and Shoulders (Bust)

Representative Portrait with simple background.  Loose interpretation of clothing and background 20 x 16 $ 750
Inclusion of hands add 20% to base price 24 x 20 $ 900
Intricate background add 25% to base price 30 x 24 $ 1,100
One additional subject add 30% to base price 32 x 26 $ 1,200
Two additional subjects add 50% to base price

3/4 Length Portrait

Representative Portrait Includes hands and impressionistic background 36 x 24 $ 1,600
Intricate background or clothing add 20% to base price 48 x 36 $ 1,900
One additional subject add 25% of base price 60 x 36 $ 2,200
Two additional subjects add 40% of base price

Prices do not include framing or shipping (if necessary)

  • 20% Unrefundable deposit after first visit
  • 30% Additional deposit upon approval to paint
  • 50% Remaining balance due upon delivery and acceptance of painting

GUARANTEE: If you do not approve and accept the finished painting, you do not have to buy it and your 30% deposit will be refunded.