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Woman - XXI century Contemporary figurative bronze sculpture, Classical, Realism
By Ryszard Piotrowski
Located in Warsaw, PL
RYSZARD PIOTROWSKI (born in 1952) Sculptor. He graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. His works include intimate, small forms in marble, bronze and silver. He specializes...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

Woman - XXI century Contemporary figurative bronze sculpture, Classical, Realism
By Ryszard Piotrowski
Located in Warsaw, PL
RYSZARD PIOTROWSKI (born in 1952) Sculptor. He graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. His works include intimate, small forms in marble, bronze and silver. He specializes...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

Nude - XXI century, Contemporary figurative marble sculpture, Classical, Realism
By Ryszard Piotrowski
Located in Warsaw, PL
RYSZARD PIOTROWSKI (born in 1952) Sculptor. He graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. His works include intimate, small forms in marble, bronze and silver. He specializes...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

The Future Is Technological – Miguel Guía Realism Cast bronze Sculpture
By Miguel Guía
Located in Madrid, Madrid
Realistic Sculpture "The Future Is Technological" by Miguel Guía. This sculpture is made by lost wax bronze casting. Limited edition of 199 works. Although the required time to deliv...
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2010s Realist Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Calm and Silence small – Miguel Guía Realism Bronze layer Sculpture
By Miguel Guía
Located in Madrid, Madrid
Realistic Sculpture "Calm and silence small" by Miguel Guía. The sculpture is made of a layer of bronze on cold smelting of copper with the base of graphite or marble dust. Limited e...
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2010s Realist Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Jewish Shtetl Hasidic Wedding Dance Judaica Lithograph Yiddish Social Realism
By William Gropper
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Hand signed in pencil and numbered with Roman numerals 8/24. A very small edition. Old Lower East Side of New York or East European Shtetl. Jewish Shtetl Hasidic Klezmer Musicians. ...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

"Dance", Olga Suvorova, Oil on Canvas, 53x36 in., Russian Figurative Realism
By Olga Suvorava
Located in Dallas, TX
"Dance" by Olga Suvorava is an Oil on Canvas painting measuring 53x36 and is a prime colorful example of Russian figurative realism at its finest. Her soft color pallet and delicate ...
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2010s Art Nouveau Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Black Dress 6 Yvonne Alex Katz 2018 Figurative Realism Sculpture
By Alex Katz
Located in Miami, FL
This sculpture by Alex Katz is painted on both side and can be viewed from both directions. It is part of a series of 9 works from his Black Dress painting series, which are very la...
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2010s Pop Art Figurative Sculptures

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Stainless Steel

Diffuse, elegant contemporary figurative realism painting, acrylic on canvas,
By Erin Cone
Located in Dallas, TX
Known for her bold visionary take on figurative realism, Erin Cone has twice been recognized in the national art press as one of the top young emerging artists in the country. After ...
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2010s Realist Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Acrylic

"Revelry," Clément Pruche, watercolor, figurative, realism, mid-19th century
By Clément Pruche
Located in Wiscasset, ME
Born in Paris in 1811, 19th century painter, lithographer and caricaturist Clément Pruche studied under French master Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (1780-1867). Pruche began publishi...
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Mid-19th Century Realist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

"Intact" figurative realism, acrylic on canvas painting from white shirt series
By Erin Cone
Located in Dallas, TX
Known for her bold visionary take on figurative realism, Erin Cone has twice been recognized in the national art press as one of the top young emerging artists in the country. After ...
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2010s Realist Portrait Paintings

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Cotton Canvas, Acrylic

Impel, figurative realism painting, acrylic on canvas, woman in black dress
By Erin Cone
Located in Dallas, TX
Known for her bold visionary take on figurative realism, Erin Cone has twice been recognized in the national art press as one of the top young emerging artists in the country. After ...
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2010s Realist Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Acrylic

Recollect by Erin Cone, figurative realism, acrylic on canvas painting elegant
By Erin Cone
Located in Dallas, TX
Known for her bold visionary take on figurative realism, Erin Cone has twice been recognized in the national art press as one of the top young emerging artists in the country. After ...
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2010s Realist Portrait Paintings

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Cotton Canvas, Acrylic

IN THE GARDEN, figurative realism, mythological contemporary themes
Located in New York, NY
Original oil painting by Renee Foulks.
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2010s Contemporary Portrait Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Rigging the Line / figurative realism Chinatown hyperreal painting
By Lynette Cook
Located in Burlingame, CA
Lynette Cook’s shadow-centric urban scenes — executed using exceptional concentration, patience, and skill — pay homage and provide clues to the individual lives of those who inhabit...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Acrylic, Cotton Canvas

Late Night Shopping - London cityscape abstract figurative realism oil painting
By Michael Quirke
Located in London, Chelsea
The original painting " Late Night Shopping " by Michael Quirke is framed, stringed and ready to be displayed. Michael Quirke was born in 1946 and studied at St Martin’s School of A...
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Early 2000s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Evening Beach III / oil on canvas - family beach ocean figurative realism
By Willard Dixon
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...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Linger", acrylic on canvas, modern geometric realism, female fashion figurative
By Erin Cone
Located in Dallas, TX
"Linger" is a stunning figurative realist painting on canvas by Erin Cone. It depicts a female figure wearing a dark fashionable dress, standing with alluring attitude among a geomet...
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2010s Realist Figurative Paintings

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Acrylic, Canvas

'Hallway' - figurative painting - American Realism - Raphael
Located in Atlanta, GA
"Hallway" is a painting of a young woman featuring hues of white, rich brown, maroon and blue. 37 by 31 inches framed Patrick McGannon is an artist and professional paper conservato...
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2010s Realist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Misjudged, Contemporary Realism, Figurative, Balance, Oil
By Gary Ruddell
Located in New York, NY
Gary Ruddell’s imagery captures a vivid dream-like world seemingly caught in a temporal flux, where figures act out miraculous feats of levitation and balance. Ruddell employs dramat...
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2010s Realist Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Tabernaculum - Expressive Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Realism
By Robert Bubel
Located in Salzburg, AT
The painting is signed on the back. The whole artistic output of Robert Bubel centres around subjective emotions and arousing emotion in the beholder. The source of inspiration- tha...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

ARRIVING AND DEPARTING, figurative landscape, magical realism
By Gary Ruddell
Located in New York, NY
"Arriving and Departing" is an original oil painting by Gary Ruddell.
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Gestures 9 - Contemporary Minimalistic Figurative Oil Painting, Realism, Girls
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Minimalist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Femininity - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Women Portrait, Realism
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Family 2 - Contemporary Minimalistic Figurative Oil Painting, Realism, Beach
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Minimalist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Gestures 8 - Contemporary Minimalistic Figurative Oil Painting, Realism, Nude
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Grandparents - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Sea View, Realism, Joyful
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Feminine Masculine VI - Contemporary Figurative Painting, Beach View, Realism
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Rainbow - Minimalistic Figurative Oil Painting, Beach View, Realism, Seascape
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Departure - Large Format Painting, Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Realism
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Gestures 20 -Contemporary Minimalistic Figurative Oil Painting, Realism, Beach
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Bees - Modern Figurative, Joyful Oil Painting, Children Portrait, Realism
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Little Frog - Minimalistic Figurative Oil Painting, Beach, Realism, Seascape
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Sunshades - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Beach View, Realism,Colourful
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Walking - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Realism, Beach View, Minimalism
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Kiss - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Love, Joyful, Realism, Minimalism
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey: "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with c...
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2010s Photorealist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Kids Scooter - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Child, Joyful, Realism
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey: "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with c...
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2010s Photorealist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Jump 8 - Modern Figurative Minimalistic Oil Painting, Sea View, Realism
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Love - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Realism, Sea View, Minimalism
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Beach - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Realism, Beach View, People
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Victoria (portrait abstract figurative oil painting contemporary realism art
By Lucas Bononi
Located in Quebec, Quebec
Lucas Bononi was educated at Academy of Art University, San Francisco (2012 - 16) and Grand Central Atelier, New York (2017 - 2018). His work explores the mystery of ontology through...
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2010s Neo-Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

URBAN WORD BY DAY, figurative diner scene, contemporary realism
By Mel Leipzig
Located in New York, NY
Mel Leipzig has dedicated his career to painting people in their environments. He is collected by numerous Museums, including the Whitney in New York.
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Early 2000s Realist Figurative Paintings

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Acrylic, Canvas

Dressing Room III - Modern Figurative Oil Painting, Women Portrait, Realism
By Sylwester Stabryła
Located in Salzburg, AT
The main themes of Sylwester Stabryla’s creations are private scenes that create determined series, for example: “From the history of a submarine”, “Big boys”, “Kitchen stories”, ”Be...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Cadenza ,Figurative oil painting, Style of Classical Realism. Florence Academy
By Angel Ramiro Sanchez
Located in Houston, TX
Cadenza II is painted from life, searching for accuracy beyond physical appearance . This is oil on Italian wooden panel with a frame custom made in Italy. Cadenza demonstrates tha...
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2010s Realist Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Wood Panel

Passing By - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Sea View, Realism, Beach
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Pregnant - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Sea, Beach View, Realism, Woman
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Photorealist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Couple I - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Beach View, Love, Realism, Joy
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

At Work II - Contemporary, Figurative, Modern Oil Painting, Realism, Colourful
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Couple 2 - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Realism, Sun, Beach and People
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey: "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with c...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Dawidek (Father And Son) - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Beach, Realism
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey: "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with c...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait In Motion (gestural figurative portrait abstract realism woman painting
By Lucas Bononi
Located in Quebec, Quebec
Lucas Bononi was educated at Academy of Art University, San Francisco (2012 - 16) and Grand Central Atelier, New York (2017 - 2018). His work explores the mystery of ontology through...
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2010s Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

1949 Original Oil Figurative Russian Impressionism Soviet Realism "Factory Boy"
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
For over 20 years, Andre Kohn has been passionately collecting the works of classically trained master Impressionists from the Soviet Realism period (Russian Impressionism, 1930 -197...
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1940s Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Fulfilled II - Modern Figurative Oil Painting, Realism, Women, Colourful, City
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Icerink - XXI century, Oil figurative painting, Colorful, Realism, Cold tones
By Marek Okrassa
Located in Warsaw, PL
MAREK OKRASSA. Born in 1975, he studied painting in the studio of professor M. Swieszewski and drawing in the studio of Maria Targonska. Okrassa was twice awarded with a grant from ...
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2010s Realist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"The Madonna after Raphael" Realism, Figurative Art, Italian artist, Realist
By Barbara Castrucci
Located in Houston, TX
This Madonna is done after "the style of Raphael". It is known as "The Small Cowper Madonna". Barbara Castrucci began her training as a realist painter at 17 years old in the studio ...
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2010s Realist Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Girls Playing - Modern Figurative Oil Painting, Beach View, Realism, Joyful
By Julita Malinowska
Located in Salzburg, AT
Artodyssey "Julita Malinowska's paintings belong to those, which once seen - are never forgotten. The open spaces, sometimes cool and bright, at other times heavily saturated with co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Allegory of Time ,oil painting, figurative and portrait painting ,Realism
Located in Houston, TX
Allegory of Time shows the beauty of figurative painting. This painting show the strength of the human body by the use of light and shadow. One can almost feel the heat of the figur...
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2010s American Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Who We Are, Contemporary Realism, Figurative, Water, Boat, Sky, Blue
By Gary Ruddell
Located in New York, NY
Gary Ruddell’s imagery captures a vivid dream-like world seemingly caught in a temporal flux, where figures act out miraculous feats of levitation and balance. Ruddell employs dramat...
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2010s Realist Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Betty (gestural figurative portrait abstract realism woman oil painting green)
By Lucas Bononi
Located in Quebec, Quebec
Lucas Bononi was educated at Academy of Art University, San Francisco (2012 - 16) and Grand Central Atelier, New York (2017 - 2018). His work explores the mystery of ontology through...
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2010s Realist Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Shells - Contemporary Figurative Oil Painting, Still life, Muted Colors, Realism
By Zbigniew Wozniak
Located in Warsaw, PL
ZBIGNIEW WOZNIAK (b. 1952) Studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Wroclaw, at the Department of Glass and Ceramics. He is involved in painting, graphics and artistic glass design. He...
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2010s Realist Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

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Figurative Realism For Sale on 1stDibs

On 1stDibs, you can find the most appropriate figurative realism for your needs in our varied inventory. You can easily find an example made in the Modern style, while we also have 18 Modern versions to choose from as well. You’re likely to find the perfect figurative realism among the distinctive items we have available, which includes versions made as long ago as the 19th Century as well as those made as recently as the 21st Century. If you’re looking to add a figurative realism to create new energy in an otherwise neutral space in your home, you can find a work on 1stDibs that features elements of gray, black, gold, blue and more. Creating a figurative realism has been a part of the legacy of many artists, but those crafted by Julita Malinowska, Miguel Guía, Aleksandra Kalisz, Robert Bubel and Aleksandra Bujnowska are consistently popular. Artworks like these of any era or style can make for thoughtful decor in any space, but a selection from our variety of those made in paint, oil paint and fabric can add an especially memorable touch. A large figurative realism can be an attractive addition to some spaces, while smaller examples are available — approximately spanning 5 high and 2.76 wide — and may be better suited to a more modest living area.

How Much is a Figurative Realism?

The average selling price for a figurative realism we offer is $3,537, while they’re typically $177 on the low end and $88,000 for the highest priced.

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