Custom Medieval & Victorian Portraits Hand-Painted for You

Experience the transformation as our skilled artists carefully handcraft your photos into exquisite medieval or Victorian portraits.

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OIL PAINTING

Starts from $119

100% free-hand painted onto a canvas by a talented artist. This is the most loved medium in the world of art. Select rolled, gallery-wrapped, or framed options to suit your preference.

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PREMIUM CHARCOAL PORTRAIT

Starts from $129

Hand-made on canson paper by a proficient artist using Charcoal powder with a dry brush technique. Choose from rolled or framed options.

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CHARCOAL PORTRAIT

Starts from $89

100% hand-sketched onto fine art paper by a talented artist. Charcoal sketches have a darker undertone. Available rolled or framed.

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PENCIL PORTRAIT

Starts from $89

Hand-drawn entirely by a skilled artist on fine art paper, pencil sketches have a lighter undertone. Choose from rolled or framed options.

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WATERCOLOR PAINTING

Starts from $119

Handmade by a skilled artist on fine art paper, watercolor paintings have a captivating sense of fluidity. Select from rolled or framed choices.

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PASTEL PORTRAIT

Starts from $119

Hand-painted by a skilled artist on fine art paper. They offer a unique blend of vibrant colors and soft textures, adding depth to your cherished memories. Available in rolled or framed options.

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COLORED PENCIL PORTRAIT

Starts from $129

Meticulously hand-sketched by a proficient artist on fine art paper. Colored pencil sketches offer a captivating interplay of vibrant undertones. Choose from rolled or framed options.

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B&W OIL PAINTING

Starts from $99

Hand-painted onto canvas by skilled artisans, the details on Black and White Oil Paintings add a touch of elegance to your cherished memories. Choose from rolled, gallery-wrapped, or framed options to suit your style.

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Capture Your Vision, Every Detail Matters

Personalize your custom portrait by incorporating multiple photos, ensuring that every cherished face and playful moment is captured. Preview the final result before ordering, and share your desired delivery date for a timely arrival. Need advice on backgrounds or unique gift ideas? Send us an e-mail at help@whataportrait.com , call us toll-free (888) 406-3377 (Available 24/7) or SMS at (786) 708-0144. Our dedicated team is here to guide you at every step.

What Our Valued Customers Are Saying

Real Voices, Real Experiences

Henry Innes, AZ, United States

I was in a jam about getting a birthday present for a woman, turning 90, who I consider my Mom. I had a short time frame to get this done and Whataportrait came through with flying colors. It was delivered on time and turned out perfect. Many thanks to them and I plan on using them again.

Irma Holt, TX, United States

I did receive the artwork in great condition and it is fantastic.I will present it to her at a dinner that is going to take place on the 30th of this month and will be sure to capture her on video as she sees it. Thank you so much,job well done!!!!!

Larry Carrocci, Ontario, Canada

This is the site that I would again and again hands down.

Brian Lorenz, SC, United States

I wanted to make sure the side of the building is part of the picture, the window with the writing on it was very important, Thats where my mother in law worked and they met. She absolutely loved it. We hung it up immediately. It's the best gift I've ever given. Whataportrait is a Treasure Chest.

Anautica Wilson, NC, United States

I received a painting from this company and it came out great! They gave suggestions based on the type of portrait I wanted and responded promptly whenever I had questions. I would definitely shop with them again for more photographs.

Rachel Edwards, Virginia, United States

I love this company, the artist, and quality of work! I will use them again for all my future art needs. The picture that I received is absolutely perfect and my friends and family were equally amazed. I also loved how I could speak with the artist and they let me know once it was completed and shipped. Definitely great experience all around!

Quality first

Each commission is flawless and meticulously detailed. Premium materials ensure lasting beauty. Our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee stands strong.

Complimentary Layouts

Our team carefully evaluates your photos and optimizes them. Complimentary layouts for your approval offer a clear preview of the final piece.

Superior Customer Experience

Our ordering is seamless, with personalized assistance for perfect results. Shipping occurs after you approve the custom artwork preview. Our dedication to exceptional customer service sets us apart.

Experience Timeless Elegance with Every Portrait

Authentic Artistic Techniques:

Our artists employ traditional methods to create genuine medieval and Victorian portraits, ensuring each piece radiates historical accuracy and beauty.

Personalized To Preference

Every stroke is tailored to your likeness, immortalizing you or your loved ones in exquisite portraits that echo the grandeur of eras gone by.

High-Quality Materials:

We use premium materials to guarantee the longevity and vibrancy of your portrait, making it a cherished heirloom for generations.

Hassle-Free Process:

From uploading your photo to receiving your portrait, enjoy a seamless, stress-free experience. Your journey to owning a piece of the past is just a click away.

Frequently asked questions

How is the medieval or Victorian style ensured in my portrait?

Our artists meticulously study historical art styles, ensuring your portrait genuinely reflects the medieval or Victorian era, from attire to background and ambiance.

Can I personalize every aspect of my portrait?

Absolutely! Your wishes guide our brushes. Provide us with your preferences and watch them come to life in your personalized historical portrait.

How long will it take to receive my portrait?

Typically, the artistic process takes 3-4 weeks. We prioritize quality and attention to detail to ensure your portrait is a timeless masterpiece.

Can I preview the portrait before making a purchase?

Absolutely! We send a layout for your approval, showing exactly how your artwork will look. Once you're happy with the layout, we then proceed to commission the artwork. This ensures that the final portrait will be exactly as you envision.

Is it possible to add more than one person or include a pet in the portrait?

Absolutely! Your portrait can include multiple individuals or pets. Share your requirements, and we will bring your vision to life.

What kind of photo should I send for the best outcome?

For the optimal transformation, send a high-quality, high-resolution image taken at eye level in normal lighting conditions. Ensure the head is fully visible.

Can these portraits be a good gift option?

Absolutely! These unique and quirky artworks make a humorous and unusual gift for friends or family, perfect for special occasions.