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Encaustic Mountain Landscape, Original Painting
By James Hartman
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A burst of vibrant colors falls on the slopes and trees of this expressionistic landscape. Artist James Hartman layers beeswax over a collage of 100-year-old ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Expressionist More Art

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Encaustic

Knockout, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>"This painting reveals a whimsical look at a strong empowered woman," says artist Linda Benenati. "The title is a bit of a pun. I created this with a vintage lo...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Copycat, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>"This piece is a playful, tongue-in-cheek look at an artist, her cat, and her love of the painting Starry Night," says artist Linda Benenati. "After all, as Osc...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Tuscan Mists, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>Encaustic artist Shari Lyon shares the love of her creative process and the Tuscan views of Italy. "Encaustic has a depth and ethereal quality that is hard to a...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Bay Window, Original Painting
By James Hartman
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>A diverse encaustic painting by artist James Hartman where he simultaneously portrays a vibrant still life and a brilliant seascape. James paints on a base of c...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Impressionist More Art

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Encaustic

Viola Sempreverde, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>A lone tree stands in the middle of the landscape, sitting on top of purple and bronze earth. "I think purple as a color is just delicious!" exclaims artist Sha...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

A Warm Interior, Original Painting
By James Hartman
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>A warm and vibrant display of orange and yellow flowers in vases, with fruits, cutlery, and wine by artist James Hartman. A painting hangs against the red wall ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Expressionist More Art

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Encaustic

Terra Verde Due, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>An encaustic painting by artist Shari Lyon featuring a tranquil pairing of gentle trees surrounded by grass. "This piece is a reminder of warm summer days and t...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Glory Bee, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />"This piece is a whimsical look at bee appreciation," says artist Linda Benenati. A woman wears a golden crown of bees, her arms raised towards the hive above...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Hydrangea Mania, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />Artist Linda Benenati created this whimsical still life as a nod to one of her favorite flowers and also to her collection of vintage tin toys. By arranging t...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Plum Tree, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />Although this piece is titled "Plum Tree," artist Shari Lyon explains that the work gets its name from the rich color of the landscape, not the type of tree. ...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Desperately Seeking Someone, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>Referencing the movie title Desperately Seeking Susan, artist Linda Benenati offers a humorous take on the struggles to find a soulmate. "This is a playful look...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Spiaggia Blu Diece, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>"I love the California coast," says artist Shari Lyon. "Having grown up in Arizona, I spent a lot of summer breaks on the beach. I love the sand, the skies, and...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Spiaggia Blu Undici, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>"I love the sand and sun of California beaches," says artist Shari Lyon. "I wanted to capture the warmth and beauty of the ocean and the sand between your toes ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Table with Irises, Original Painting
By James Hartman
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>A vibrant encaustic on wood painted with oil over a collage of antique ephemera. Artist James Hartman portrays a colorful still life choosing a palette that und...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Expressionist More Art

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Encaustic

Remember the Cypress, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>A line of five cypress trees stands proudly on the horizon. The mauve earth underneath lends depth and color. Part of artist Shari Lyon's signature series of la...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Arancio Verde Aqua, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A modernist scene with established trees stands beyond reflective seas of red and blue. As an encaustic artist, Shari Lyon shares how she loves to paint with ...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Forrest Green, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A stand of old growth oak trees in an ethereal blue-green field. A pale sky provides high contrast for the details of the branches. Part of artist Shari Lyon'...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Green Mists, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />An old growth oak tree stands quietly in a field of green and purple. A pale sky provides high contrast for the details of the branches. Part of artist Shari ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Another Day, Original Painting
By Shannon Amidon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A beautiful piece of wood with raw edges was used to created this encaustic painting. The background of this encaustic painting is made up of a variety of vin...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Oranges on a Table, Original Painting
By James Hartman
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>I built a cradled wood panel, covered it in 1906 ephemera collage, then coated it with beeswax and paint using a blowtorch. I enjoyed painting these personal ob...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Impressionist More Art

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Encaustic

The Contender & the Underdog, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>"This painting reveals a whimsical look at a strong empowered woman and her boxer," says artist Linda Benenati. "The title is a bit of a pun. The painting has a...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Her Friend Harvey, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A playful portrait of a woman posing with her imaginary rabbit friend. Artist Linda Benenati pays homage to Jimmy Stewart's 1950 film titled Harvey. "I feel t...
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21st Century and Contemporary Surrealist More Art

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Encaustic

Carnival Des Coeurs, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A circus performer completes a trick her animal companions. Strings of gold buntings amplify the festive mood. Artist Linda Benenati often returns to the them...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Case of the Mythical Monkey, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>A man in a trench coat and hat peers at his likeness, with one figure appearing to mirror the other. Although seemingly identical characters, they study each ot...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Pining for the Coast, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br> "In this diptych, I recreated a warm summer day on the beaches of Monterey - familiar coastal pines and the scent of the ocean," shares artist Shari Lyon. "As ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Bee It Ever So Humble, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>Artist Linda Benenati often put bees in her paintings as a tribute to the encaustic medium which is made from bee’s wax. In this piece, a woman is seen standing...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Sanctuary for Storytellers, Original Painting
By Shannon Amidon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />The title of this painting comes from one of artist Shannon Amidon's favorite books, The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern. "It is a sanctuary for storytellers...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Golden Summers Eve, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A warm scene of a tree extending outward, with the land and sky gently mirroring each other. "This piece employs a marbling technique," explains artist Shari ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Telling the Bees, Original Painting
By Shannon Amidon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />As an encaustic artist, Shannon Amidon is keenly attuned to the bond between art and nature; honeybees produce the wax she uses for her encaustic paint. "My a...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Flower Farm Vista, Original Painting
By James Hartman
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />An elevated view of colorful flower farms near Half Moon Bay in Northern California. The small road leads the eye down into the valley, crisscrossing patchwor...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Impressionist More Art

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Encaustic

In the Garden of Vida, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>"The title of this piece is a play on the title of Iron Butterfly’s song In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida," says artist Linda Benenati. "Vida in the painting is surrounded by...
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21st Century and Contemporary Surrealist More Art

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Encaustic

Mystery of the Blue Velvet Mask, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>"I love to put a hint of mystery and intrigue into my paintings," says artist Linda Benenati. Part of Linda's whimsical Duplicity Series which utilizes titles o...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Path to Hidden Beach, Original Painting
By James Hartman
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />Fiery trees tower over a path that opens up to a sparkling hidden beach. Artist James Hartman rendered this piece by first creating his own cradled panel. He ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Expressionist More Art

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Encaustic

And Yet Sometimes There Is Something More, Original Painting
By Shannon Amidon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>A delightful and dainty encaustic mixed media painting featuring moths, ferns, and asemic writing. Artist Shannon Amidon embellished this piece with 23k gold le...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Tell Me Your Stories, Original Painting
By Shannon Amidon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A garden scene of Queen Anne's lace rising up to meet the sky. The natural, warm birch wood surface of this artwork is revealed and beautifully complements th...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

In the Still of the Night, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>A woman rests against a chair under a full yellow moon. Her dress features a bee print, while a large bee rests on her head. "The title pays homage to Cole Port...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Mystery of the Tell-Tale Heart, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A mirror image of a woman sitting on a red chair deep in contemplation. A leafless red tree rests on her head, converging to form a beating heart, while a rav...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

SPENT - Original, American Flag, Political Piece, Bullets, Spent shell casing
By Jana Nicole
Located in London, GB
Nicole’s creativity has been a huge part of her life from childhood. Since settling in East Sussex she has spent years building a successful and happy career as a commercial painter....
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Enamel

Mountain Twilight, Original Painting
By James Hartman
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />Artist James Hartman captured the rolling green landscape near his home in the San Francisco Bay Area. He stitched together farmland and grassy hillsides in a...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Impressionist More Art

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Encaustic

"Untitled L343" Large Original Encaustic Painting on Panel by Rana Rochat
By Rana Rochat
Located in Los Angeles, CA
"Untitled L343," an original encaustic painting on panel by Rana Rochat, is a piece for the true collector. An impressively energetic compilation draws you into the oranges, yellows,...
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Early 2000s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Encaustic

Bee Alchemy, Original Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>"This piece is a nod to the magic of bees and cats," says artist Linda Benenati. A woman with red hair and a green slip dress hugs her black cat. Buzzing bees f...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Hiraeth, Original Painting
By Shannon Amidon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A warm garden scene in a vintage aesthetic, with a variety of flowers and grasses springing up from the soil. "Hiraeth is a Welsh word that means longing for ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Rustic Summer Night, Original Painting
By Shari Lyon
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A lush tree stands in a metallic pink field. Artist Shari Lyon says the highly textured surface is meant to evoke the atmosphere of a warm summer evening. Par...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Art

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Encaustic

Encaustic Original Art For Sale on 1stDibs

Surely you’ll find the exact piece of encaustic original art you’re seeking on 1stDibs — we’ve got a vast assortment for sale. Find Abstract versions now, or shop for Abstract creations for a more modern example of these cherished works. Adding an item from our selection of encaustic original art to a room that is mostly decorated in warm neutral tones can yield a welcome change — find a piece on 1stDibs that incorporates elements of gray, beige, brown, black and more. There have been many interesting choice in our collection of encaustic original art examples over the years, but those made by Shari Lyon, Shannon Amidon, James Hartman and Jana Nicole are often thought to be among the most thought-provoking. Frequently made by artists working in encaustic paint, paint and acrylic paint, these artworks are unique and have attracted attention over the years. If space is limited, you can find a small object in our assortment of encaustic original art measuring 6 high and 6 wide, while our inventory also includes works up to 48 across to better suit those in the market for a large option in this array of encaustic original art.

How Much is a Encaustic Original Art?

The average selling price for a piece of encaustic original art we offer is $575, while they’re typically $250 on the low end and $3,375 for the highest priced.