Limited Edition (unframed) 8½" x 11" (eight
and a half inches x eleven inches) prints
[reproductions not originals]
of some original paintings on this web site are available for sale for EURO 25,000 -[twenty-five thousand].
Since 2007~framed archival-quality [NOT-ORIGINALS] 8½" x 11" (eight and a half inches x eleven inches) prints have sold in the USA for US $30,000
[thirty thousand U$A dollar$].
8½" x 11" (eight and a half inches x eleven inches) REPRODUCTIONS of the original painting published on this page are for sale in the USA for USA $30,000 [thirty thousand U$A dollar$].
The ORIGINAL PAINTINGS published on this
page are NO LONGER FOR SALE
but PRINTS and other reproductions
of the original paintings ARE FOR SALE.
Since 2007, the minimum price of a "large" [24" x 36"] ORIGINAL FRAMED PAINTING
has been EURO 50,000~please use the prevailing bank rate "of the day" in order to calculate
the exchange rate with other currencies.
This may sound like a lot~but many
contemporary European and non-European artists alike
artists like the young David Schnell from Leipzig, Germany, is a random example among several: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/2sbKcx7GRzjTr0CC1m3s2gl/hammer-time-hirst-banksy-and-the-auctions-that-changed-art ~currently sell a single original painting for an amount equivalent to EURO 35,000. Other, more experienced contemporary German artists, price their paintings in the range EURO 170,000 - 200,000
~for a single painting~or like Gerhard Richter ~sell art for as much as 21 million British pounds.
The contemporary American photographer Gregory Colbert prices
individual works at U.S. $ 180,000. As recently as September 2008 (two thousand+eight) ~British artist
Damien Hirst auctioned off his work for US $ 168 (one hundred+sixty-eight MILLION with an "m") million
at a 2~day auction at Sotheby's. In spite of "general" global economic downturns the contemporary art market
remainED "hot.+"remains" "hot" in 2021 (calendar year twenty-twenty-one). Auctions of work
by contemporary "still-living" South Asian and other artists "routinely" fetches prices in the 7 figures .
Since the year 2000 (calendar year two
thousand) the artist's chosen framer has been:
Cornici è Dipinti
(Frames and Paintings)
via vittorio veneto, 36
I-40131 BOLOGNA, ITALY
telephone: +39 051/6143.896
A majority of clients have opted to spend
the extra "shipping time" it takes to have their paintings
sensitively framed by
Carlo Carisi in Bologna, Italy, The European UNION, and then shipped to their homes and businesses, in the USA and in other countries.
If interested in a purchase, or to obtain
more information, please contact the
Commissions are sometimes (but not always) accepted
~at the artist's discretion.
Please click on each
image below for a larger, more detailed version of these
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Roméo Dallaire WINNER of 2014 (twenty-fourteen) Elie Wiesel Award. CEREMONY: April 30th, 2014 (twenty-fourteen) at Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, DC, USA
Romeo D'Allaire: A True Hero in a World of Fakes ©2014 Falconer/Gunasegaram. 4.75" (four+three quarters) x 6.25" (six and one quarter) (12 x 16 cm) acrylic paint on two types of
hand-made rice paper. THE _ORIGINAL_ PAINTING is no longer for sale~but prints of the painting [REPRODUCTIONS]_are_ for sale in the USA for US $18,000.
War: The Eternal Wound
©2011 Falconer/Gunasegaram. 29" (twenty-nine inches) x 28 ½" (twenty-eight+one half)
(74 x 73 cm) acrylic paint on two types of
hand-made rice paper with "irregular""live edges." THE _ORIGINAL_PAINTING is no longer for sale~but prints of the painting [REPRODUCTIONS]_are_ for sale in the USA for US $18,000.
Setting Michelangelo's Captives Free [Previously Set in Stone]
©2011 Falconer/Gunasegaram. 24" x 36"
(61 x 92 cm) gold acrylic paint and oil pastel on hand-made rice paper.
©2009 Falconer/Gunasegaram. 6¾" x 8¾"
(17 x 22 cm) experimental photographic print
[This IS the original WORK OF FINE ART]. THE _ORIGINAL_ WORK OF FINE ART-PAINTING~published above~is no longer for sale~but prints of the painting [REPRODUCTIONS and/or COPIES of the _ORIGINAL) WORK OF FINE ART: OF THE PAINTING ABOVE ]_are_ for sale in the USA for US $15,000 (fifteen thousand U$A dollar$) ADDRE$$ING MO$T PARTICULARLY. Dear AmazonDOTcom-AND/OR Di$tinctly NON-AmazonDOTcom Trolls and/or relentless 24/7 (twenty-four seven) 365 (three hundred+sixty-five days of every calendar year "forever)HACKER$$$ of "this" "our" "private" internet site: The VERBAL ENGLISH-LANGUAGE _TITLE_ OF THE ORIGINAL WORK OF ART PUBLISHED "HERE" OF THE _ORIGINAL_ painting published above and the prints of Giving Birth to a Dancing Star is an English-language METAPHOR "for" THE ("some" find) STUNNING _VISUAL_ POETRY OF THE ORIGINAL WORK OF FINE ART PICTURED ABOVE. METAPHORS in the English language and indeed METAPHORS in ANY "other" "living" and/or "dead" HUMAN-languages (contrasted with LITERAL VISUAL imagery) are~artistic devices~and are EMINENTLY+EMPHATICALLY _NOT_ reflective of _LITERAL_ "physical reality."~as in _NO_ _ONE_ "HERE" and _EMINENTLY_ and most _PARTICULARLY_ _NOT_ THE FEMALE _CREATOR_ OF THE_ORIGINAL_ HAS CONCEIVED ABSOLUTELY NO [AS IN _PRECISELY_ _ZERO_] BABIES _WHATSOEVER_ DURING HER LIFE-TIME (!) NOT "EVEN" "BY" SURROGACY~so common among intellectuals "everywhere." IN ADDITION: Precisely _ZERO_ "individuals' located "here" has _EVER_ in his/her/their lifte-times "demonstrated" ANY "interest" _WHATSOEVER in "baby wipes"-PARTICULARLY "an interest in baby wipes" lasting YEARS" were "involved" before/during/after this work of art was created and/or before/during/after the terror attacks perpetrated in San Bernardino, California, USA by "ISIS terrorists" who _DID_ indeed conceive a baby/possibly evinced "interest" online+on the internet in "baby wipes" BECAUSE "they" had "already" conceived a baby~_AND_ these "terrorists" "possibly" continued "using" "baby wipes" on their child "until" he/she/it was 6 months-old~at the "time" of the "terror attack in San Bernardino, California, USA: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-35004024 The _NAME_ of The USA State of California "naturally" pronounced CULLYFORNIA _IF_ one happens to be Arnold Schwarzenegger~former Republican Governor of The USA State of California, USA). The phrase in English "Giving birth to a dancing star" was shared with "us" by a close personal friend Richard Turk~a long-time resident of The USA State of Oregon, USA~who has Nietzche's "famous" "originally" German-language phrase posted "permanently" (?) on his (Richard Turk's) refrigerator door in The USA State of Oregon, USA "forever"). The phrase "itself" "naturally" "taken" from Nietsche's original German philosopher Nietzsche.
The Great Mystery©2007 Falconer/Gunasegaram. 22" x 34¾" (56 x 88 cm) red + gold acrylic paint + glycerin on two types of hand-made paper. THE _ORIGINAL_PAINTING is no longer for sale~but prints of the painting [REPRODUCTIONS]_are_ for sale in the USA for US $18,000.
Leaf-Feather©2007 Falconer/Gunasegaram. 28" x 29" (71 x 74 cm) gold acrylic paint + pigmented inks + oil pastel on hand-made paper. THE _ORIGINAL_PAINTING is no longer for sale~but prints of the painting [REPRODUCTIONS]_are_ for sale in the USA for US $18,000.