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19th Century Italian Oil Painting on Canvas Portrait of a Young Girl
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Refined oil painting on canvas from an important collection of portraits. Portrait of a young girl with rose in hand excellent pictorial quality rendered in excellent detail. Paintin...
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Antique 1860s Italian Paintings

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19th Century Italian Oil Painting on Canvas Portrait Signed and Dated 1878
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Refined oil painting on canvas from an important collection of portraits. Portrait of a gentleman dated 1878 and signed, artist not identified. Excellent pictorial quality made of de...
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Antique 1870s Italian Paintings

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Canvas

Large Oil on Canvas Portrait of a Military Gentleman
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Large portrait painting of a gentleman wearing a tasseled red cape and medals in a gold leaf frame. Possibly titled on verso with tag, 'Flying Colours'. Canvas: 41.5 inches by 58 in...
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Antique 19th Century Neoclassical Paintings

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Oil

19th Century Oil Portrait
Located in San Francisco, CA
19th Century Oil Portrait Original oil on canvas Dimensions 23.75' wide x 30" high The stretcher is crafted with hand made iron nails. See pics. No visible signature Very good c...
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Mid-19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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H 30 in. W 23.75 in. D 2 in.
19th Century Oil Portrait of a Woman After Manet
Located in San Francisco, CA
19th Century Oil Portrait of a Woman After Manet Original oil portrait on canvas Canvas dimensions 14.75" wide x 18.25" high The canvas shows a past professional repair (seen from...
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Late 19th Century Impressionist Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century Oil Portrait of a Young Woman by J. Barclay
Located in San Francisco, CA
19th Century Oil Portrait of a Young Woman by J. Barclay Fine oil portrait of a young woman reading a letter Original oil on canvas Canvas dimensions 25" wide x 30" high The fram...
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Late 19th Century Impressionist Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Monumental Mid-19th Century Oil Portrait of Two Siblings
Located in San Francisco, CA
Monumental mid-19th century oil portrait of two siblings Stunning museum quality original oil painting of a brother and sister with marbles. They're sitting on steps below a classic...
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Mid-19th Century Realist Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Pair of Mid 19th Century Oil Portraits of a Man and Woman C.1850
Located in San Francisco, CA
Pair of Mid 19th Century Oil Portraits of a Man and Woman C.1850 Outstanding antique oil portraits - A couple Each original oil on panel measures 21" wide x 26" high Each frame me...
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Mid-19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Panel

19th Century Oil Portrait of Two Sisters With Their Dog c.1870
Located in San Francisco, CA
19th Century Oil Portrait of Two Sisters With Their Dog c.1870 Outstanding antique oil portrait on wooden panel of two fashionably dressed sisters picking flowers as they walk their...
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Mid-19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Wood Panel

19th Century Oil Portrait of a Young Man Signed "Samuel"
Located in San Francisco, CA
19th century oil portrait of a young man Original oil on canvas. Dimensions: 27.5" wide x 39.25" high. Signed lower left "Samuel"
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Antique 19th Century American Paintings

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Canvas

19th Century Oil Portrait of a Gentleman, circa 1800s
Located in San Francisco, CA
About This is an original unsigned 19th century oil portrait on canvas of a gentleman. This piece has retained its original finish. Creator Unknown. Date of manufacture c.1800...
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Antique 19th Century Victorian Paintings

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Paint, Wood

Early 19th Century Oil Portrait of a Handsome Young Man
Located in San Francisco, CA
Early 19th century oil portrait of a handsome young man An original painting of a young man wearing his best suit of clothes. Original oil on canvas. No signature. Dimensions 2...
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Antique Early 19th Century American Paintings

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Canvas

Mid 19th Century Oil Portrait of a Young Couple C.1860
Located in San Francisco, CA
Mid 19th Century Oil Portrait of a Young Couple C.1860 Outstanding original oil portrait of a young couple. Remarkable detail and color. We do not know who the sitters are and th...
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Mid-19th Century Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Panel

The Offering, 19th Century Oil Portrait
By William Gale (British)
Located in London, GB
William Gale 1823 - 1909 Oil on panel, monogram & dated 1867 lower left Image size: 12 x 9 inches Original gilt frame A lovely and rapturous composition. In side profile we see a gi...
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1860s Portrait Paintings

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Oil

19th Century Oil - Portrait of a Seated Gentleman
Located in Corsham, GB
This portrait depicts a well-dressed gentleman in a tailored jacket and blue check undershirt. Painted in fine detail, the artist has captured the intricate features of the man's fac...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Mid 19th Century Oil - Portrait of a Victorian Lady
Located in Corsham, GB
A portrait of a c.1850s Victorian woman, possibly dressed in half-mourning and with a guard chain around her neck. Presented in a gilt-effect wooden frame with beaded detailing to th...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Mid 19th Century Oil - Portrait Of Sarah Addy
Located in Corsham, GB
An exquisite mid 19th Century portrait of Sarah Addy, mother of Sidney Oldall Addy, English author and publisher. The portrait has a wonderful warmth which is not often seen in the t...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Mid 19th Century Oil - Portrait of James Addy
Located in Corsham, GB
An exquisite mid 19th Century portrait of James Addy, mother of Sidney Oldall Addy, English author and publisher. The portrait has a wonderful warmth which is not often seen in the t...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Mid 19th Century Oil - Portrait of a Victorian Lady
Located in Corsham, GB
A portrait of a c.1850s Victorian woman, possibly dressed in half-mourning and with a guard chain around her neck. Presented in a gilt-effect wooden frame with beaded detailing to th...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

THE GOLDEN HEADDRESS, Italian 19th Century Oil Portrait
By Vincenzo Loria
Located in London, GB
VINCENZO LORIA 1850 – 1939 THE GOLDEN HEADDRESS Oil on canvas, signed upper left Image size: 21 x 16 inches (53.5 x 40.5 cm) Original gilt frame Vincenzo Loria trained as an artist ...
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1860s Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

C. Borelli - Late 19th Century Oil, Portrait Of A Medieval Woman
Located in Corsham, GB
A very fine oil portrait of a woman in a 14th Century, linen headdress. The artist has captured a distant look in the sitter's eyes and a pursed, tense mouth. The warmth of the light...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Fine Early 19th Century Oil - Portrait of a Mother and Child
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine traditional early 19th Century English School portrait in oil, depicting a mother and child in a style typical of the period. Representative of the move from Romanticism to Re...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

19th Century Oil Portrait of Dog
Located in East Hampton, NY
Oil portrait of a dog on canvas laid on masonite, in a round gold frame.
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Antique Late 19th Century Decorative Art

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Giltwood

Arthur Spoon (1873-1962) - Early 19th Century Oil, Portrait of a Man
By Arthur Spooner
Located in Corsham, GB
A charming oil portrait of a man in Spooner's typical style with characteristic brushwork, dressed in a smart shirt. Provenance: Bonhams, The Chester Sale, 13 Jun 2021. Unsigned. On ...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Arthur Spoon (1873-1962) - Early 19th Century Oil, Portrait of a Man
By Arthur Spooner
Located in Corsham, GB
A charming oil portrait of a man dressed in an unfinished shirt. On the reverse is a note with the provenance. Unsigned. On board.
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Arthur Spoon (1873-1962) - Early 19th Century Oil, Portrait of a Man
By Arthur Spooner
Located in Corsham, GB
A charming oil portrait of a man in Spooner's typical style with characteristic brushwork, dressed in a smart shirt. Provenance: Bonhams, The Chester Sale, 13 Jun 2021. Unsigned. On ...
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20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Arthur Spoon (1873-1962) - Early 19th Century Oil, Portrait of a Man
By Arthur Spooner
Located in Corsham, GB
A charming oil portrait of a man dressed in an unfinished shirt. On the reverse is a note with the provenance. Unsigned. On board.
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20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Mid-19th Century Oil Portrait of Sisters
Located in Charleston, SC
Large museum quality original oil painting of Sisters Reading a Book "OF THE DOG KIND" with Illustrated Dog.
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Antique Mid-19th Century American Neoclassical Paintings

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Canvas, Paint

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H 52.25 in. W 41.25 in. D 1.5 in.
19th Century Oil Portrait Attributed to Mariano Fortuny '1838-1874'
Located in Peabody, MA
An oil on canvas, romantic portrait of a young man identified by plaque affixed to frame as the work of the important 19th century Spanish artist Mariano (Maria) Fortuny (1838-1874)....
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Antique 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Paintings

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Paint

19th Century Oil Portrait of an Elegant Young Woman Arranging Flowers
Located in San Francisco, CA
Oil portrait of an elegant young woman arranging flowers 19th century, initialed "J.M." Wonderful oil painting housed in a gilded frame. The painting shows a young woman arr...
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Antique Late 19th Century English Paintings

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Canvas

Original 19th Century Oil Portrait of Lydia Augusta Allen by George Clint
Located in Norwalk, CT
Portrait of Lydia Augusta Allen, English, attributed to artist George Clint, Oil, circa 1835, newly reframed.  
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Antique 1830s English Georgian Paintings

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Paint

Mid 19th Century Oil - Jacobean Gentleman
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine mid 19th Century oil portrait of a well dressed Jacobean gentleman with a characterful beard and a knowing gaze. The painting is unsigned and has been presented in a substanti...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

19th c. American Oil Portrait of a Young Man with his Bible
Located in San Francisco, CA
19th c. American Oil Portrait of a Young Man with his Bible Wonderful 19th century oil portrait. The sitter is a young man standing proudly next to his most prized possession, his b...
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Late 19th Century Impressionist Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Oil Portrait Painting of a Count in Ornate Gilded Frame, 19th Century
Located in Los Angeles, CA
19th century oil portrait painting of count.
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Antique 19th Century Argentine Paintings

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Wood

Portrait Of A Young Woman
By Adriano Goby
Located in San Francisco, CA
Adriano Goby 19th century oil portrait of a beautiful young lady, circa 1890s Superb antique oil portrait, possibly, French. The painting is signed in the upper left corner (see pic...
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Late 19th Century Impressionist Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Oil Portrait of a Lady
Located in Chicago, IL
A late 19th century oil portrait of a lady. Unsigned. Presented in a gold frame.
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Antique 19th Century Neoclassical Paintings

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Paint

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H 24 in. W 19.25 in. D .75 in.
Large, Fine Late 19th Century Oil - The Dowager
Located in Corsham, GB
Sulis Fine Art is delighted to present this superb late 19th century oil portrait. The artist has expertly captured the sitter with great detail, paying noticeable attention to the h...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

19th century portrait of a young Scottish/British boy in school uniform
Located in Southport, CT
Well painted 19th-century portrait of a young boy possible in a School Uniform. With the label on the reverse being from Scottish panel makers, we believe the piece was painted in ...
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1840s Victorian Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Board

19thc century classical French portrait sketch of a North African mans head
Located in Southport, CT
Outstanding small oil on velum sketch of a North African/ Arab head study. The painting is a classic sketch and I'm sure the figure would have been used in a much larger finished w...
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1850s Old Masters Portrait Paintings

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Oil

19th Century Male Oil Portrait
Located in San Francisco, CA
19th Century Male Oil Portrait Fine oil portrait of a handsome young man with a beard and mustache Original oil on canvas Canvas dimensions 21" wide x 27' high The period frame m...
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Late 19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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H 35 in. W 28.75 in. D 2 in.
Carnations - Large 19th Century Oil Painting Portrait
By Philip Hermogenes Calderon R.A.
Located in Gerrards Cross, GB
‘Carnations’ by Philip Hermogenes Calderon R.A. (1833-1898). The painting is signed and inscribed by the artist verso, and hangs in a superb quality gold metal leaf Watts frame. As...
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Late 19th Century Victorian Portrait Paintings

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Oil

19th Century Oil Painting Portrait of a Muse
Located in London, GB
John Opie RA (1761-1807, English) c. 1802 Oil on canvas Canvas dimensions 36 x 32 inches Framed dimensions 46.5 x 43.25 inches Original gilded period frame. John Opie was a Corni...
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Early 19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

18th to 19th Century English Oil Portrait
Located in San Francisco, CA
18th to 19th Century English Oil Portrait Original oil on canvas Canvas dimensions 26" wide x 34" high The frame measures 31.75" wide x 39" high No visible signature Good antiqu...
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Early 19th Century Impressionist Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Mid 19th Century Family Oil Portrait C.1840
Located in San Francisco, CA
Mid 19th Century Family Oil Portrait C.1840 Outstanding oil portrait of a young family revealing a painting of the matriarch of the family, possibly a mourning portrait. Original o...
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Mid-19th Century Impressionist Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Painting, 19th century, women portrait, oil on canvas.
Located in Berlin, DE
Painting, 19th century, women portrait, oil on canvas. Dimensions with frame 63cm x 77.5cm
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19th Century Victorian Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait of a Seated Gentleman - British 19th century art portrait oil painting
By Thomas Lawrence (circle)
Located in London, GB
This striking British 19th century portrait oil painting is attributed to the circle of Sir Thomas Lawrence. Painted circa 1820 it is the portrait of a seated gentleman in a brown hi...
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Early 19th Century Realist Portrait Paintings

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Oil

19th Century portrait oil painting of young woman
By Émile Eisman-Semenowsky
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Émile Eisman-Semenowsky French/Polish, (1857-1911) Eastern Beauty Oil on panel, oval, signed & inscribed Paris Image size: 10.25 inches x 8.25 inches (oval) Size including frame: 18...
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19th Century Victorian Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Panel

"Portrait of a Gentleman," oil, portrait, late 19th c, impressionism
Located in Wiscasset, ME
This beautifully executed oil painting uses a subtle palette and sophisticated handling to capture an intimate and appealing portrait of a gentleman. Unsigned, the artist’s biography...
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Late 19th Century Impressionist Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Portrait of a Young Girl, Polish Late 19th Century Oil
Located in London, GB
Szymon Buchbinder 1853 - 1908 Portrait of a Young Girl Oil on canvas Image size: 19 x 13 inches Original frameSimon Buchbinder (1853-1908) was a Polish painter. Most of his works we...
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Late 19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait Of A Scottish Monarch Oil On Canvas 19th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on canvas. Intense and high quality, the painting depicts a monarch of the royal house of Scotland. Around the portrait, in a painted oval frame, there are some writings: the nam...
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19th Century Other Art Style Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Portrait of an Athlete - Italian Oil, late 19th Century
Located in London, GB
Italian School 19th Century Portrait of an Artist Oil on canvas Original gilt frame
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Late 19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century portrait oil painting of an Italian maiden
By Pierre-Louis-Joseph de Coninck
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Pierre Louis Joseph De Coninck French, (1828-1910) The Coral Necklace Oil on canvas, signed Image size: 31 inches x 23 inches Size including frame: 38 inches x 30 inches Pierre Loui...
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19th Century Victorian Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Man Reading Newspaper - Orientalist art 19th century portrait oil painting
Located in London, GB
This striking large Orientalist oil portrait painting is by a talented Turkish School artist from the late 19th century. The portrait is extremely well painted, dating to circa 1890 ...
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19th Century Realist Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Portrait Of A Maltese, 19th Century
Located in Blackwater, GB
Portrait Of A Maltese, 19th Century European School 19th century European School portrait of a Maltese, oil on laid to board. Good qualityy and condition rare early depiction of t...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait Of A Lady, 19th Century
Located in Blackwater, GB
Portrait Of A Lady, 19th Century by Frank Thomas Copnall (1870-1949) Large 19th Century English society lady portrait, oil on canvas by Frank Thomas Copnall. Excellent quality and ...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

A Montenegrin Girl - Large 19th Century Orientalist Beauty Portrait Oil Painting
By Nathaniel Sichel
Located in Gerrards Cross, GB
‘A Montenegrin Girl’ by Nathaniel Sichel (1843-1907). This large fine 19th century oil on canvas is signed by the artist and hangs in a superb quality carved and gilded Orientalist f...
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Late 19th Century Academic Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Portrait Of A Lady, 19th Century
By Sir Thomas Lawrence
Located in Blackwater, GB
Portrait Of A Lady, 19th Century circle of Sir Thomas LAWRENCE (1769-1830) Fine large early 19th Century portrait of a young lady, oil on canvas. Super quality and condition study ...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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H 37.41 in. W 31.5 in.
Self Portrait. Original Oil Painting Austrian 19th Century
Located in London, GB
Joseph Weidner Austrian 1801 - 1870 Self Portrait Oil on canvas, signed lower left Image size: 23 x 19 inches (58.5 x 48.5 cm) Original gilt swept frame An artist from Vienna, who...
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1860s Vienna Secession Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Portrait of Young Giuseppe Garibaldi - Oil on Copper - 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Portrait of young Garibaldi is mixed colored painting realized by Anonymous artist of the XIX century. Oil on copper. Rare portrait of a young Garibaldi. Includes frame 39 x 3 x 29.
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19th Century Modern Portrait Paintings

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Copper

Portrait of a Girl, 19th Century
Located in Blackwater, GB
Portrait of a Girl, 19th Century by William M. HAY (1820-c.1900) sales to $20,000 Fine Large 19th Century English portrait of a girl wearing blue ribbons holding a bouquet of roses...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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19th Century Oil Portraits For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of 19th century oil portraits is available on 1stDibs. Browse a selection of Impressionist, Old Masters or Expressionist versions of these works for sale today — there are 81 Impressionist, 61 Old Masters, 7 Post-Impressionist, 3 Modern and 1 Expressionist examples available. These items have been made for many years, with versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 20th Century. 19th century oil portraits available on 1stDibs span a range of colors that includes brown, black, gray, orange and more. Many versions of these artworks are appealing in their rich colors and composition, but Carl Heuser, Thomas Lawrence (circle), William Oliver, Alfred Seifert and (After) Rembrandt van Rijn produced especially popular works that are worth a look. Frequently made by artists working in oil paint, paint and fabric, all of these available pieces are unique and have attracted attention over the years.

How Much are 19th Century Oil Portraits?

Prices for art of this kind can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — 19th century oil portraits in our inventory begin at $1 and can go as high as $885,000, while the average can fetch as much as $4,219.

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