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Her Pa's Horse 5x7 Oil on Porcelain -Miniature paintings Miniature Paintings-Oil on Porcelain - Art of Betty J. BillupsMiniatures: Oil on Porcelain
Her Pa's Horse
5x7
Oil on Porcelain


This little jewel was a friend's daughter, at a mountain man rendezvous, back in the mid '80s
...and I was fortunate enough to be there, to capture this tender moment!!

This was created in oils on a fine porcelain sheet, by the same company that creates the extremely large and thick tiles that NASA uses on the outside of the Space Shuttle, for heat protection. These small, fine quality porcelains, however, are made for circuit boards for computer controlled products (well, they use to, back in the '80s...pretty sure they no longer do.

What she has in stock will probably be the end of these creations, thus making them an excellent investment...if "rarity" is one of the points in qualifying something as "valuable"!!!

They are extremely fine quality, and very durable. The oil that the images are created with, is very stable, since the tiles are porous, thus accepting the pigment into it's surface, making a permanent binding.


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