What People Have Written


You’ve obviously done a marvellous job – Richard Kingzett, Agnew’s

Barrington Bramley is an artist of quite extraordinary ability but possessed of a reticence to acknowledge his gifts, so common amongst those who devote their life to the creative arts – Professor Robin Alston, British Museum

Yours paintings are exquisite and make the Drawing Room look as beautiful as I had hoped – Tiggy Butler

I thought you would like to know my Son is thrilled with your portrait and it is hanging in pride of place in his Dining Room – Lady Chesham

It will be interesting to learn how many of the visitors were aware that they were not looking at the original – Christopher Ponter, Christie’s

And what wonderful work you continue to do – Lord Coggan

We are getting much pleasure from your excellent work – Sir Michael Colman

We are absolutely delighted with the pictures – Eustace Crawley Esq

He must be the best copyist anywhere – Simon C Dickinson Esq

The World’s most expert copyist – Google

Hopefully you are still painting as superbly as you did when you did those… – Julian Hartnoll

You should be congratulated on your excellent organisation of the event – Rt Hon Edward Heath

The most expert copyist on the globe – inbox.com

Enormously impressed with the excellent copy – bravo! The Marquis of Lansdowne

We are absolutely thrilled – Sir Anthony Milburn

His work is worth every penny – David Moore-Gwyn, Sotheby’s

Thank you very much for forwarding your brochures – an incredible testimony to your talent – Paul Mitchell, Paul Mitchell Limited

The Client was astounded by your copy and could not heap enough praise on your skill – Hugo Nathan, President, Dickinson, New York

The picture is framed and hung, it looks magnificent – Lord Northbrook

We are all absolutely delighted with the portrait – Maj-Gen C A Ramsay

Lady Rothermere is so thrilled with your portrait – Diana Langley, pa to The Dowager Viscountess Rothermere

Many congratulations on a successful and remarkable achievement – Sasha Smith, Royal Academy of Arts

King of the copyists – Professor Robin Simon, Editor, British Art Journal

Your painting looks quite magnificent and the Clients are absolutely thrilled with the result. It is a huge success all round and I am so delighted that they agreed to go with you rather than… – Harry Robertson, Chairman, Sotheby’s, Scotland

James Miller has asked me to write and let you know how wonderful he thought the copy of the Herring is – Lucy Heber-Percy, Sotheby’s

I am much impressed by the work of Mr Bramley – Rt Hon Margaret Thatcher

Your work is truly astonishing – Charles Wollaston Esq