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  • Size
    24"x30" (60cm x 75cm)
  • Medium
    Hand painted by Leonid Afremov
  • Materials
    Palette Knife, Oil Paint, Canvas
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  • Location
    United States
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I would like to present my hand painted oil on canvas painting (recreation) of the artwork PERFORMANCE PREPARATION. I made this piece with the same amount of soul and emotion just like the first original painting. This piece is created with oil paint on artistic canvas using my unique technique of a palette knife. The artwork has texture, you can feel the strokes by touching the painting. By purchasing on this site, you are buying directly from the artist Leonid Afremov. I guarantee your satisfaction and the best customer experience. 

The certificate of authenticity will include the name of the owner who purchased the piece of artwork. The certificate is signed by Leonid Afremov. If you buying this painting as a gift, please provide us the name of the gift recipient for the certificate. We can also ship to the address of the recipient of your gift.

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Leonid Afremov art

Web galleries constitute a very useful service as they allow selling original art online. Making a few clicks, a person can buy a painting from any country of the world and enjoy its beauty for a long time. Leonid Afremov is among the artists selling art online. You are welcome to visit his internet gallery as well. Here you will find hundreds of bright and emotional pantings in a wide variety of genres that will definitely capture your attention! The choice of colors, the pattern of strokes on the canvas, the amazing mood of the pictures – all this comprises the recognizable style of Leonid Afremov. If you are fond of art, you will definitely appreciate the following oil canvas of the painter to its value!

A secret dream

Spectators will be astonished by the wonderful performance of this lady. She is very young, but she has a dream – to become a famous ballet-dancer. She has inclined to lace her ballet shoes and probably she’ll appear on the stage soon. It might be her first performance. We can’t see the girl’s face clearly, so her emotions remain a mystery for us. We can only guess how she is feeling inside before such an important event in her life. She might be nervous or quite the contrary – calm and confident. What we know for sure is that she will dance, drawing to herself everybody’s attention. Because when you have a dream and you make efforts to realize it, your wish will come true!

A princess on pointes

One can’t help being amazed how graceful is the girl depicted on this oil canvas by Leonid Afremov. Pay attention to the following details, which make the image of ballerina so tender and feminine:


  • Her slender arms and legs


  • The girl’s long golden hair falling on one shoulder


  • Her pose as one of her legs is standing on tiptoe


  • Her fluffy tutu similar to a white flower.


This delicate picture shows the woman’s grace and strength at the same time. Purchase this beautiful work of art by Leonid Afremov and feel the unity of music and dance, because that’s what ballet means.

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I received today four beautifull painting from Léonid Afremov. I have 5 ones now. It's a pleasure to follow a so sensitive and creative artist. Every one who come home, are so excited when they see those paintings. I give them the web site and name of the artist. Your paintings Leonid are illuminating the world. You make me find the life and nature so beautifull, it gives me the chance to taste every moment differently with my eyes and my hart. The first time I've seen your art I said . Who is able with some colors to make the life nicer than realty ? You make of something ordinary a moment of joy and a sumptuous light on the life. Good luck and thanks to be a lamp in this world.
Danielle Lévesque, Dec 5, 2014
Just received 3 paintings. Absolutely beautiful. I love them. Gonna get a few more soon.
sabrina gomes, Jan 30, 2014
Impresionante la belleza de pintura "When The Dreams Come True". Una verdadera obra de arte llena de sensaciones lindísimas al verla. Muchas gracias por crear estas obras tan impactantes.
Mariana Zúñiga, Nov 15, 2015