About the Artist:

Peter Schaumann is a native of Pennsylvania, and currently resides in Newtown Square. He is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Art, and has been on the faculties of

Philadelphia College of Art and Moore College of Art and Design. Following a distinguished career as a New York illustrator where he was sited for numerous honors and awards, he turned to fine art, figure painting, and portraiture. His work has appeared in many

group and solo exhibitions in museums and galleries across the United States. He was the recipient of the First Award of Merit at the 1993 National Portrait Seminar in Atlanta, Georgia and a finalist in the 2000 International Portrait Arts Festival held in New York City. Member of the American Society of Portrait Artists.

Portrait Procedure:

The portrait is planned by discussing with the client the size, style, and setting, as well as other individual considerations. Work begins with a sitting for photography, as well as sketches and color notes. A color study is completed for client approval. The portrait is then executed and completed. Framing is provided. Commissions usually require six to eight months to complete. Please call for his current schedule.




Head $15,000

Head & Shoulders $17,500

1/2 Figure $20,000

3/4 Figure $22,500

Full Figure $27,500


Group portrait: 25% discount on each additional figure


Elaborate settings and pets are special considerations and will incur additional charges. Please call for individual quotations.



Contact us:

For information about portrait commissions, please contact us by email: peter@schaumannstudio.com or call his Newtown Square, PA studio at: 610.296.2423.