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Limited Edition Prints of Mary GrandPre Hogwarts Castle Original Released

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Posted by: Edward
July 31, 2010, 11:40 PM

A series limited edition prints of the Hogwarts Castle by US Harry Potter illustrator Mary GrandPre have been released by a Washington DC art gallery which represents the official art from the Harry Potter series.  ArtInsights will be releasing the print in a small print run of seventy, ten of which are artist's proofs and another ten of printer's proofs.  The image, which can be seen right here in our Image Galleries, shows the Hogwarts Castle, with its maze of staircases and turrets, and expansive grounds.  


A press release notes:
ArtInsights, a gallery that represents the official art of Harry Potter, announces the release of a worldwide exclusive piece of art featuring Hogwarts Castle, in an edition of only 70, with 10 artist's proofs and 10 printers proofs in honor of the opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.  The Washington DC area gallery has been representing Harry Potter art released through Warner Brothers since 2000, and this is the first official image to be released with such a small edition size.    One of the images from the Edition was on hand for the Harry Potter fandom panel at San Diego Comic con, and was received with aupplause and appreciation for Mary GrandPre, an artist with whom Harry Potter fans are well acquainted.
The gallery is also displaying and offering for sale original art used in the making of the style guide for the first film "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" in 2001 by movie production artist Tommy Lee Edwards, creator of the recent smash hit graphic novel "Turf", with co-writer Jonathan Ross.. Since art created for the Harry Potter books and films are mostly kept by Warner Brothers studios, these images represent a rare opportunity to see original production art up close.    
Harry Potter art by Tommy Lee Edwards can also be found in our Image Galleries right here.  More information about this piece, along with purchasing information, can be found via this link.

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36 Comments

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1925 Points

oh i want one i wonder how much they will cost

Posted by Parkinsonpansy on August 01, 2010, 12:21 AM report to moderator
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3271 Points

WOW! That is an awesome painting! Wish I had the money to get one.

Posted by Half-Blood Princess66[ROAR!] on August 01, 2010, 12:28 AM report to moderator
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660 Points

$400

Posted by Noble Birth Descending on August 01, 2010, 12:30 AM report to moderator
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3777 Points

i really wanted to do something like this but mine will really suck and now that i see hers i am not even down to try it

Posted by ZachBlack [ROAR] on August 01, 2010, 12:57 AM report to moderator
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3777 Points

screw it mine will be better

Posted by ZachBlack [ROAR] on August 01, 2010, 12:58 AM report to moderator
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5388 Points

Nice

Posted by Azaad Potter The Chosen One [ROAR] on August 01, 2010, 01:07 AM report to moderator
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340 Points

I want the mirror of erised scene, it is beautiful and much cheaper

Posted by hrrypttrfn328 on August 01, 2010, 01:21 AM report to moderator
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80 Points

awsome

Posted by potterprab on August 01, 2010, 01:51 AM report to moderator
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37 Points

Wait, $400? For this? Hardly a masterpiece.

Posted by Britt on August 01, 2010, 01:56 AM report to moderator
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164 Points

it looks very cool but it is really expensive for a student like me

Posted by nutela17 on August 01, 2010, 02:06 AM report to moderator
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140 Points

It is expensive but with an edition size of $400 it will be worth so much more than that some day. It is cool. I am thinking about getting one. Thoughts?

Posted by doughboy6390 on August 01, 2010, 02:16 AM report to moderator
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140 Points

I take that back….I don’t like it that much….I mean its cool and all but it looks like it was done with crayon.

Posted by doughboy6390 on August 01, 2010, 02:18 AM report to moderator
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140 Points

OMG look at this one!!! Its so cool! Grimmauld Place-Canvas

http://www.artinsights.com/ViewArtwork.aspx?ArtworkId=38

Posted by doughboy6390 on August 01, 2010, 02:20 AM report to moderator
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4024 Points

Ohhh, very cool! =D

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5439 Points

awsome

Posted by Fleur-de- Lily on August 01, 2010, 04:57 AM report to moderator
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