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Style: American Realist
The Gateway
Located in New York, NY
Signed (lower right): ELEANOR PARKE CUSTIS
Category

20th Century American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Paper, Gouache

Indian Chief, 30's - gouache, 29x23 cm., framed
Located in Nice, FR
Gouache on paper by the native american artist Mopope. Dimensions framed: 35x28 cm. Stephen Mopope was born on 27 August 1898 near the Redstone Baptist Mission on the Kiowa Reserva...
Category

1930s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Gouache

"Rome - Piazza Navona at Dawn", Oil Painting
Located in Denver, CO
Christopher Clark's (US based) "Rome - Piazza Navona at Dawn" is an original, handmade oil painting that depicts a plaza in Italy surrounded by old buildings and filled with sculptur...
Category

2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Portrait of a Rancher "Pete"
By Patience Hilda Street
Located in Soquel, CA
Oil portrait of a rancher with cowboy hat, by Patience Street (née Lloyd) (English, 1905-2010). Signed by the artist in the lower left corner. There are multiple notes on the frame o...
Category

1970s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

Social Realist GREEN STAIRS Architectural Street Scene Landscape Oil Painting
Located in Surfside, FL
Oil on artist's board, late 20th century, signed P. Zimmerman Reminiscent of the Mid Century Social Realist and WPA works of Ben Shahn this captures an architectural street scape. P...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Arak, male nude angel climbing wall
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Arak is a model I use frequently, he lives in Paris. The energetic brushstrokes approach Goya in expressionism. The background on the wall is a color field around the foot image, l...
Category

2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

American Diner Americana Series USA by Leading British Urban Landscape Artist
Located in Preston, GB
American Diner Americana Series USA by Leading British Urban Landscape Artist. Art measures 24 x 18 inches Frame measure 29 x 23 inches Angela Wakefield has twice been on the front...
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2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Paint, Acrylic, Board

Truest Self, Oil Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>Artist Amber Flora Reid paints a realistic portrait of a woman in monochromatic colors. The subject covers her face with her hands adorned with rings. Part of h...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Main Street, Sag Harbor
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
An oil painting of the village of Sag Harbor, New York; a popular summer destination. Bretzke captures this quaint village in the off-season, bare branches on trees and an overcast ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

"Menagerie Tent: Ringling Brothers Circus" Charles Baskerville, Elephants Camels
Located in Larchmont, NY
Charles Baskerville Menagerie Tent: Ringling Brothers Circus, 1940 Signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse Oil on canvas 22 x 30 inches Provenance: Private Collection, U...
Category

1940s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

African Tribal Celebration: Alex Haley Roots for Readers Digest
Located in Miami, FL
Complex and detailed epic scale history painting of an African tribal celebration with an on looking king. The work has an abundant amount of detail from the style and character of t...
Category

1970s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Gouache

Raggedy Ann Dolls by Grace Pischner Miller
Located in Soquel, CA
Grace Pischner Miller was born in Washington on January 12, 1912. She painted primarily in watercolors. She specialized in landscapes and seascapes of California. Two paintings of "R...
Category

1960s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

1960s "Rib Cage" Oil on Canvas Painting Art Institute of Chicago
Located in Arp, TX
Edith Isaac-Rose "Rib Cage" c.1960 Oil on canvas 28"x36" framed in natural wood gallery frame 29.5"x37.5" Painted on two canvases Unsigned, came from a portfolio of her work Edith I...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"Inner Beauty" Oil painting
Located in Denver, CO
Judith Dickinson's (US based) "Inner Beauty" is an oil painting that depicts an young blonde woman in a blue dress sitting in a dark interior. Artist Bio: Judith considers her lov...
Category

2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

WPA Workers Mid 20th Century Realism American Scene Figurative Modern 1930
Located in New York, NY
Harry Gottlieb (1895 - 1993). Oil on board. Signed and dated 1930 lower right. Framed. Image size, 18 x 24 inches. Harry Gottlieb, painter, screenprinter, educator, and lithograph...
Category

1930s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

1950s Original Illustration of Man at Breakfast Table "Post" Advertisement
Located in New York, NY
This piece was completed and published in "This Week Magazine" May 4, 1958 for an advetisment with "Post." The slogan reads in the magazine above the illustration: "Any Cereal my fa...
Category

1950s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Cardboard, Gouache

Oil Painting Still Life Tablescape with Coffee & Oranges 1972 Israel Eli Levin
Located in Surfside, FL
Eli Levin (born 1938) Israeli Still Life, 1972 Oil on canvas mounted on masonite Dated and signed lower right: 1972 ISRAEL / ELI LEVIN Frame: 18.38 x 26.25 Canvas 15 5/8 x 23 in. ...
Category

1970s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Masonite, Oil

Main Street, Sag Harbor
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
"Main Street, Sag Harbor" is an oil painting, painted en plein air, from direct observation. A typical lazy summer afternoon, here on Main Street in Sag Harbor, NY. Carmody expertly...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"Tall Grass" Oil Painting
Located in Denver, CO
Derek Harrison's (US based) "Tall Grass" is an oil painting that depicts a female form walking through tall dried grass, with a white shawl wrapped around her hair and shoulders A...
Category

2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

Chess Players WPA Depression Era Mid-20th Century American Scene Realism Modern
Located in New York, NY
Chess Players WPA Depression Era Mid-20th Century American Scene Realism Modern. Signed upper right and verso 8 x 10 inches oil on board. BIO The son of a men's haberdasher, Mervin ...
Category

1930s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Things That Nobody Knows But Me
Located in Albuquerque, NM
Julia Lambright, Things Nobody Told Me, 2022, egg tempera on panel
Category

2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Panel, Egg Tempera

Halloween
Located in Burlingame, CA
Halloween - an iconic American painting by James Torlakson who is known for his photorealist oil paintings, watercolors and aquatint intaglio etchings. Torlakson’s photorealism subj...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"Excise", Oil Painting
Located in Denver, CO
Zack Zdrale's (US based) "Excise" is an original, handmade oil painting that depicts one man pulling some clouded entity from another man with great effort and physical strain. B...
Category

2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

Horseman and cattle
Located in San Francisco, CA
This artwork "Horseman with Cattle" c.1990 is an oil painting on canvas by noted American artist John Stanford. It is signed at the lower right corner by the artist. The canvas size ...
Category

Late 20th Century American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Underworld Nymph
Located in Buffalo, NY
Bruce Adams is best known as a conceptually based figurative painter who references various (often historical) painting styles. In exploring the act of painting, Adams peels back the...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Scene from Arabian Nights with Moroccan Interior Architecture
Located in Brookville, NY
Harry Humphrey Moore is well known for his interior scenes of Japanese women or Morrocan interiors with figures. He was one of the first artists to go to Japan to paint. His record...
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Mid-20th Century American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

"Swimming Hole" WPA 20th Century American Scene Realism Modernism Gay Figurative
Located in New York, NY
"Swimming Hole" WPA 20th Century American Scene Realism Modernism Gay Figurative. Signed lower right 29 x 28 inches. Provenance: Collection of Seymour Stein Barridoff Galleries, Mai...
Category

1930s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Hard Right Turn
Located in Austin, TX
"Hard Right Turn" is an original oil on canvas painting by Gary Jack Thornton. The painting depicts an exhilarating scene of the American Old West. A black and white cow charges t...
Category

1970s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"Snow by the Cabin" Impressionistic Winter Snow Scene Oil on Canvas Painting
Located in New York, NY
A quaint depiction of Figures in the snow by the Cabin in the Country. Nemethy uses fine detailed techniques with wonderful impressions. We can feel the warmth of the piece with uniq...
Category

2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"RMNP Trail Ridge Road," Mixed Media Painting
Located in Denver, CO
JC Spock is a mixed media artist who specializes in nostalgic art with a contemporary edge. Each painting incorporates multiple layers of acrylic paints, inks, pastels and vintage ep...
Category

2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil Pastel, Mixed Media, Acrylic

"Nude with Light Blue" Oil Painting
Located in Denver, CO
Jacob Dhein's (US based) "Nude with Light Blue" is an oil painting that depicts a nude female figure with her black robe parted with a white patterned background Bio/artist statemen...
Category

2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

Only a Fall of Rain - Contemporary realism oil painting cityscape artowrk photo
Located in London, Chelsea
Contemporary realist Michael Steinbrick delivers a hyper realistic cityscape scene painted in oils. Intricately rendered rain drops in the foreground suggest a the convincing texture...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Beach Scene With Dog (Panoramic Oil Landscape Painting of Blue Ocean and Dog)
Located in Hudson, NY
37 x 84 inches oil on canvas, unframed (thin wood stripping only) Contemporary landscape oil painting of the beach in Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Deep blue tidal pools form in the for...
Category

1990s American Realist Figurative Paintings

On the Road to the Cocktail Lounge, Social Realist Scene, Figurative Americana
Located in Doylestown, PA
"On the Road to the Cocktail Lounge" is a 20 x 24 inches, oil on canvas landscape and figurative scene of a group of people travelling in their car in "The Hillbillies" style. The 20...
Category

1930s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Stories, Oil Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />Two children lean into the composition, looking out past the viewer. "The expressions of each eye are different, and each tells a different story," says artis...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Woman and Rock, 1975
Located in Concord, MA
SCOTT PRIOR (born 1949) Woman and Rock, 1975 Oil on masonite 11 x 13 3/8 inches Signed and dated verso: Prior 1975 Framed PROVENANCE The artist Ann and Graham Gund, Cambridge, Mas...
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1970s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Artichokes
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
"Artichokes" is an oil painting, painted in the realist style of Trompe L'Oeil, which means "To Trick the Eye". A rustic wooden bowl holds two whole artichokes, and another artichoke...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Linen

Water Hunters ( Cowboys in the Old West
Located in Miami, FL
Meticulously rendered account of three prospectors trying to rustle up some water before they can dig up some gold. Magazine Illustration of the Old West, American West, Cowboys ...
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1940s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Casein

Come Be My Love
Located in Minneapolis, MN
This well-rendered gouache illustration by artist and illustrator Wesley Snyder features a bubbly blonde sweetheart in a white tennis skirt and a pink sweater emblazoned with the nic...
Category

1940s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Gouache, Illustration Board

Transformation
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
An oil painting of a nude woman hovering a hairs breath over a lily pond, blue butterflies swirling around her, possibly lifting her into the twilight sky with them. Her arms are ex...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Canvas

Dissent
Located in Scarsdale, NY
'Dissent' 2005 by American artist, Chester Arnold. Oil on canvas, 46 x 54 in. This painting presents a richly painted, aerial view of protesters circa 2005, in the midst of the Iraq ...
Category

Early 2000s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Narrative figurative landscape of a relaxing afternoon in Hyde Park, London
Located in Charleston, US
Magical outdoor realism in a grand scale is a fascinating conversation piece for an important indoor space. Kathryn Freeman, American, was living in London and visiting serene Hyd...
Category

1980s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

"Morning Run" Oil painting
Located in Denver, CO
Lani Vlaanderen's (US based) "Morning Run" is an oil painting that depicts a pinto horse playfully frolicking and running Bio/artist statement: Living in the mountains near Rocky ...
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2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

The Fire Road
Located in Burlingame, CA
One of the finest American contemporary realist painters, Willard Dixon has painted Northern California coastal landscapes for 35 years. His work captures the undeniable beauty of th...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Cotton Canvas, Oil

Ocean Beach Surfers
Located in Burlingame, CA
Beautiful beach scene featuring surfers on California's Ocean Beach, includes its familiar Seal Rocks, a man and his dog and other surfers wading out to sea. The scene celebrates the...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Irises
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
Painted from life, a grouping of irises stand tall against a black backdrop. A classical painting subject and style, with a fresh and intriguing touch. Iris blossoms range from buds ...
Category

2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

Konig Cafe
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
A plein air depiction of an outdoor Dutch Cafe. Artist Bio Rachel Personett was born in Hawaii, but raised in Colorado. Being the daughter of a pilot she has always traveled extensi...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Hyperrealistic Portrait of a Woman with Chain Link Fence
Located in Houston, TX
Green-toned hyperrealistic figurative painting by Texas artist Kevin Peterson. The painting depicts a woman in a white dress sitting by a lush green scene. To the sides are separate ...
Category

Early 2000s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

Wanton By Night
Located in Minneapolis, MN
A feisty redhead is caught in a private moment in this voyeuristic and menacing published pulp painting that was used as the cover of Ecstasy Books #15 "Wanton By Night." The image i...
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1950s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"Tully Lumber Mill, Orange, Massachusetts," Dorothy Eaton, WPA Factory Rural
Located in Larchmont, NY
Dorothy Eaton Tully Lumber Mill, Orange, Massachusetts, 1935 Signed and dated lower right Oil on canvas 17 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches Dorothy Eaton was born in East Orange, New Jersey in 1...
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1930s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Portrait of Young Woman with Pink Rose Chicago Circa 1900
Located in Soquel, CA
Lovely turn of the century portrait of a young woman with pink rose by Lylian Root Hulbert (American, 1872-1959). Signature lower right "L. Root Hulbert ". And on verso bottom "J. R...
Category

Early 1900s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

Happy Sisters - Portrait of two black girls - Hyperrealism - Royal portraitist
Located in Antwerp, BE
A portrait of two young girls by the Royal Portraitist Chen Yanning. Both the artist as well as the sitters of this magnificent portrait are from racial minorities. It's a sweet im...
Category

1990s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

African American Realist Oil Painting Baseball Outsider Folk Art Andrew Turner
By Andrew Turner
Located in Surfside, FL
Title: Home Run Genre: Realism, sports, baseball Subject: People Medium: Oil (this might be acrylic, it feels like oil) on canvas Country: United States Dimensions: framed 23 X 25 s...
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1970s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Canvas, Acrylic

Beautiful Blond Hair and Blue Eyed Woman - Mid Century Illustration
Located in Miami, FL
This brilliantly rendered female portrait by a major American post-war illustrator known for his stunningly glamorous women. Notice how all the elements of the composition work tog...
Category

1960s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Gouache, Fiberboard, Graphite

Evening Beach III / oil on canvas - family beach ocean figurative realism
Located in Burlingame, CA
A tranquil oil painting featuring an early evening sunset with people strolling on a beach in front of a majestic sky from Willard Dixon, who is one of the finest American contempora...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Dispute
Located in Napoli, IT
Eclectic artist, born in Atri in Abruzzo in 1980, he works in the field of contemporary art with conceptual creations from the age of 18 years. He currently lives in Puglia. In his s...
Category

2010s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Enamel

Man on a Park Bench
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Harry McCormick, American (1942 - ) Title: Man on a Park Bench Year: circa 1985 Medium: Oil on Canvas, signed l.r. Size: 58 x 72 in. (147.32 x 182.88 cm) Frame Size: 6...
Category

1980s American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Venice Beach
Located in Burlingame, CA
Horizontal beach scene including a visual zest of color with the inclusion of people - a man and his dog - enjoying the atmospheric light on the water and shore. Blue sky with long ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

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