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Two Expressionist Figures in Ink, Mid 20th Century
By Richard Van Wingerden
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid 20th century ink on paper painting of two Expressionist figures is by Dutch-Californian Expressionist Richard Van Wingerden (1893-1969). A WPA artist, Van Wingerden studied ...
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Mid-20th Century Expressionist Nude Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink

Late 20th Century Drawing of Two Figures in Graphite
By Anna Poole
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century graphite on paper drawing of two figures is by Swedish artist Anna Poole (1960-2012). Poole left Sweden to study at the SF Art Institute in the 1980s. She spen...
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Late 20th Century Nude Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Graphite

Mid Century Expressionist Figures in Ink
By Jennings Tofel
Located in San Francisco, CA
This early to mid 20th century ink on paper beach scene is by Polish-born New York Expressionist Jennings Tofel (1891-1959). Tofel was a friend of Georgia O'Keefe and Alfred Stieglit...
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Mid-20th Century Expressionist Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Paper

Three Expressionist Figures in Charcoal, Early 20th Century
By Jennings Tofel
Located in San Francisco, CA
This early 20th century charcoal on paper figurative scene is by Polish-born New York Expressionist Jennings Tofel (1891-1959). Tofel was a friend of Georgia O'Keefe and Alfred Stieg...
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Early 20th Century Expressionist Nude Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal, Paper

Abstract Expressionist Figures in Ink Wash on Paper, Early to Mid 20th Century
By Jennings Tofel
Located in San Francisco, CA
This early to mid 20th century abstract Abstract Expressionist figurative drawing in ink wash on paper is by Polish-born New York Expressionist Jennings Tofel (1891-1959). Tofel was ...
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Mid-20th Century Expressionist Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Paper

Abstract Expressionist Figures in Ink Wash on Board, Early to Mid 20th Century
By Jennings Tofel
Located in San Francisco, CA
This early to mid 20th century abstract Abstract Expressionist figurative drawing in ink wash on board is by Polish-born New York Expressionist Jennings Tofel (1891-1959). Tofel was ...
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Mid-20th Century Expressionist Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Board

Impressionist City Street Scene with snow and figures in style of Manet
By Cindy Shaoul
Located in New York, NY
This painting depicts an impressionistic scene of Paris on a snowy day. Figures are situated throughout with buildings depicted in the background. The work is a following of Manet, ...
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2010s American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

Three Figures (Black & White Abstract Graphite Drawing in Contemporary Frame)
By David Dew Bruner
Located in Hudson, NY
Three Figures (Black & White Abstract Graphite Drawing in Contemporary Frame) by David Dew Bruner Abstract graphite drawing on paper in custom black wood frame 50 x 54 inches 54 x 60...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Graphite

Jason, oil painting , Portrait style, Austin Texas artist, Figures, Women in Art
By Karen Offutt
Located in Houston, TX
Karen Offutt approaches Jason 12 x 9 (20 x 17) , oil on panel with an atmospheric sensitivity combining shape, tone line, and color. Karen is best known for her figurative painting...
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2010s Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Peering In, surreal oil painting, figures in bathroom, dark
By Kathy Osborn
Located in New York, NY
Kathy Osborn paints highly detailed, interior scenes, inspired by imagery from the Post-War era of the 1950s and 60s. Osborn’s multi-step process begins with a meticulous arrangement...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Oil, Board

Figures in a Room, 1969
By Sergio Segre
Located in New York, NY
Signed and dated on the reverse. Collection Dobiner, Ramat-Gan, Israel
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1960s Pop Art Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Figures in a Park
By Luigi Loir
Located in Broadway, GB
Signed 'Loir Luigi' (lower right). Framed: 20.3 x 25.3 inches. Luigi Loir, following from the breakthroughs of Impressionism, experimented with the usage of flat surfaces of colour...
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Late 19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Figures in a landscape
By Erik Scholz
Located in Norwich, GB
A rare, very poetic figurative work by Eric Scholz, dating from the 1980s. Scholz was a Hungarian artist who trained at the Academy of Fine Arts in Budapest. He was awarded the pre...
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1980s Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Mixed Media, Masonite

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Luna, oil painting, Women in the Arts, Realistic painting, Historical Figures
Located in Houston, TX
Luna reexamines portraits of individuals throughout history to illustrate the premise that history flows into the present in an ever-changing state. And, with each new context, we vi...
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2010s Realist Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Pomona, oil painting, Women in the Arts, Realistic painting, Historical Figures
Located in Houston, TX
Pomona reexamines portraits of individuals throughout history to illustrate the premise that history flows into the present in an ever-changing state. And, with each new context, we ...
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2010s Realist Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Figures in Busy Park Cafe Scene, Signed Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Figures in Busy Park Cafe By artist H.Hartung, 20th Century Oil painting on canvas, framed Signed on the lower right hand corner Framed size: 33 x 29 inches Wonderful multi coloured...
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20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Collectors: Figurative Painting of Figures in the Metropolitan Museum
By Judith Wyer
Located in Hudson, NY
Figurative painting of a man and a woman viewing paintings (Picasso's 'Gertrude Stein') at The Metropolitan Museum of Art "Collectors," painted by Judith Wyer, in 2020 oil on linen 1...
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2010s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Five Figures (Abstract Figurative Painting in Blue, Teal & Turquoise)
By Ralph Stout
Located in Hudson, NY
Abstract painting on canvas with turquoise and beige abstracted figures on a teal and dark blue background "Five Figures”, painted by Ralph Stout in 2015 30 x 30 inches, acrylic on ...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Acrylic

Figures in a Landscape, Oil Painting 1799 by Adolf Harper
By Adolf Friedrich Harper
Located in Long Island City, NY
An oil painting by Adolf Friedrich Harper from 1799. A rare antique painting from the romanticism era. Framed in ornate gold wood frame, signed in lower left corner. Artist: Adol...
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18th Century Romantic Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Figures in a rocky landscape
By Giuseppe Zais (Canale d'Agordo, Belluno 1709 - Treviso 1781)
Located in Stoke, Hampshire
Circle of Giuseppe Zais (1709-1784) Figures in a rocky landscape Oil on canvas Canvas size 12 x 16 1/2 in Framed size 16 x 21 in Born in the small mountain town of Forno di Canale (...
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18th Century Old Masters Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Figures in a wooded landscape
Located in Stoke, Hampshire
James Stark (1794-1859) Figures in a wooded landscape Oil on panel Painting Size - 22 x 17 1/2 in Framed Size - 27 x 23 in Provenance: Sold by Mandell's Gallery, Norfolk James Star...
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Early 19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

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'A Moment in Time' Contemporary Beach Landscape Painting with Figures, children
By Gabriel Casarrubois
Located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire
'A Moment in Time' Contemporary Beach Landscape Painting with Figures, children, sea and sand by Gabriel Casarrubois. Casarrubois has two distinctive styles one is his oil painting...
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21st Century and Contemporary Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Figures in embrace - Figurative Painting on Paper, Minimalist, Colorful, Vibrant
By Waleria Matelska
Located in Warsaw, PL
WALERIA MATELSKA (born 1994 in Belarus) In 2012-2015 she studied at the Faculty of Painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow, where in the years 2015-2018 she her diploma from t...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Acrylic

Painting outdoors - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Landscape by Charles Angrand
By Charles Angrand
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A stunning oil on canvas by French impressionist painter Charles Theophile Angrand. The piece depicts an artist painting "en plain air" in a beautiful green meadow with blue skies be...
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1880s Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Figures in the Forest
Located in Sheffield, MA
Carl Carlsen Danish, 1855-1917 Figures in the Forest Oil on canvas Signed and dated ‘Carl Carlsen 1900’ lower right 24 ½ by 30 ½ in. w/frame 31 by 36 in. Carl Carlsen was born on...
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Early 1900s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

In thoughts - XXI century, Oil figurative painting, Landscape Female figures
By Martta Węg
Located in Warsaw, PL
MARTTA WĘG (born in 1978) Martta Węg graduated from the European Academy of Arts in Warsaw with a special mention in 2002. Her first individual exhibition took place in Gallery Art P...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

"Beach Scene with Figures" Impressionistic Oil Painting in Zandvoort Holland
Located in New York, NY
A wonderfully rich beach scene done in Zandvoort Holland in the Mid-20th Century depicting figures in the sand. Some figures are by the water as kids play in the distance. The impres...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Beach Scene with Figures" Impressionistic Oil Painting in Zandvoort Holland
Located in New York, NY
A wonderfully rich beach scene done in Zandvoort Holland in the Mid-20th Century depicting figures in the sand. Some figures are by the water as kids play in the distance. The impres...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Park Spring (Impressionistic Figurative Painting of Figures in a Park Landscape)
By William Clutz
Located in Hudson, NY
Modern impressionist style figurative painting of a family in a colorful park landscape “Park Spring” painted by William Clutz in 1996 60 x 50 inches in a natural wood floater frame ...
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1990s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Linen

Unititled #163 (Acrylic Painting of 7 Female Figures in School Uniforms)
By Carol K. Brown
Located in Hudson, NY
Carol K. Brown (B. 1945) Unititled #163, 2003 from Encounters series 7x5 inch acrylic on paper in white frame Carol K. Brown's series, Encounters, is made up of 7 by 5 inch acrylic ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Acrylic

"Summer in the Park" American Oil Painting Landscape of Figures in Central Park
By Marion Huse
Located in New York, NY
A wonderful depiction of Summer in the Park, of NYC city scene Central Park with figures and buildings. For this wonderful depiction of the city, we find wonderful elements that are ...
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20th Century American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Board, Oil

Huge Orientalist Oil Painting on Canvas Figures in Harem Interior - Framed
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: French School, late 20th century, indistinctly signed Title: Orientalist harem interior scene Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed Size: frame: 41.5 x 53 inc...
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Late 20th Century Old Masters Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

1700'S ITALIAN OLD MASTER OIL PAINTING FIGURES IN CLASSICAL RUINS LANDSCAPE
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: Italian School, first half 18th century (circle of Giovanni Paolo Panini 1691-1765) Title: Figures in a Classical Italianate Landscape with ancient Roman Ruins. Me...
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Early 18th Century Old Masters Landscape Paintings

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Oil

American Modern Figures in Caribbean
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3834 Oil on board figures in a Caribbean market place
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1950s Landscape Paintings

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Oil

19th Century landscape oil painting of figures in a Derbyshire lane
By George Turner
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
George Turner British, (1843-1910) Lane at Mackworth Oil on panel, signed, further inscribed, signed & dated 1901 verso Image size: 11.5 inches x 17.5 inches Size including frame:...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Panel

"Beach Scene with Figures" Impressionistic Oil Painting on Canvas in Amsterdam
Located in New York, NY
A wonderfully rich beach scene done in Holland in the Mid-20th Century depicting figures in the sand. Some figures are by the water as kids play in the distance with a bicylist as we...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

COLORFUL 20th CENTURY FRENCH MODERNIST PAINTING - NUDE FIGURES IN DESERT
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"In the Desert" by Jean Marc (French 1949-2019) signed gouache paint dated 85' painting: 15.75 x 11.5 inches provenance: private collection, South of France Superb original paintin...
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20th Century Modern Portrait Paintings

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Gouache

"At the Beach" Impressionistic Oil Painting of Figures in Zandvoort Holland
Located in New York, NY
A wonderfully rich beach scene done in Zandvoort Holland in the Mid-20th Century depicting figures in the sand. Some figures are by the water as kids play in the distance. The impres...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century landscape oil painting of figures in a Surrey lane
By Frederick William Hulme
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Frederick William Hulme British, (1816-1884) A Lane in Ockham, Surrey Oil on canvas, signed & dated 1854 Image size: 18.75 inches x 33.25 inches Size including frame: 25 inches x 4...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Beach Scene with Figures and Sailboats" Impressionistic Oil Painting in Holland
Located in New York, NY
A wonderfully rich beach scene done in Zandvoort Holland in the Mid-20th Century depicting figures in the sand. Some figures are by the water with sailboats as kids play in the dista...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

'Couple Arm in Arm' Bold Yellow Contemporary Figurative Painting. Two Figures.
Located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire
'Couple Arm in Arm' by Ghislaine Howard, a bold and vibrant work with beautiful colour of yellow, blue and purple. Depicting two figures walking arm in arm. Ghislaine was born in E...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Central Park Nocturne" Impressionist Oil Painting Figures in Central Park NYC
By Johann Berthelsen, 1883-1972
Located in New York, NY
A truly stunning jewel and pertinent example of Berthelsen's charming New York City scenes. The artist was truly a master of capturing the magic of New York in all of its glory throu...
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Mid-20th Century American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Board

Figures in Park by Lake, French Impressionist Landscape, Signed Oil Painting
By Sadda
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Figures in Park French School, circa 1980's oil painting on board, unframed 7.5 x 9.5 inches Signed lower corner Conditon: very good
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20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Downtown Plaza" Post-Impressionism Landscape Oil Painting with Figures in Plaza
By Jacques Zucker
Located in New York, NY
A charming depiction of children playing by the park in a village setting. The colors are breathtaking, as the impressionistic details are noted with thicker use of paint. The compos...
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20th Century Post-Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

"Deep Summer Revisited" Abstract oil painting of figures in the water
By Elizabeth Lennie
Located in Edgartown, MA
Abstract oil painting of figures in the water. Water has been the backdrop to the significant events in my life. The reconstruction of radiant moments that exist in memory define th...
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2010s Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century landscape oil painting of figures in a Dutch townscape
By Johannes Bartholomeus van Hove
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Johannes Bartholomeus van Hove Dutch, (1790-1880) Sitting in the Dutch Sunshine Oil on panel, signed Image size: 11 inches x 9.5 inches Size including frame: 16.25 inches x 14.75 inc...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Sunday Morning, Worship in the Countryside of La. oil painting, detail figures
Located in Houston, TX
Kirby Rogere (Rogère) 1929-2006 A versatile and prolific painter and sculptor, Kirby Daniel Rogere was born in Jeanerette, Louisiana on February 14, 1929 to Marguerite Minvielle and...
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1990s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Three Figures Caught in Stained Glass, Semi Abstract Painting, Brown Purple Blue
By Edward Marecak
Located in Denver, CO
Three Figures Caught in Stained Glass, vintage 1980s semi abstract painting by Denver modernist, Edward Marecak with three human figures, painted in colors of brown, olive, black, pu...
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1980s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

18th Century Italian Huge Oil Painting Figures in Classical Waterfall Landscape
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Figures in Classical Landscape Italian School, 18th century oil painting on canvas, framed framed size: 31.5 x 42.25 inches provenance: private collection, England (same family since...
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Mid-18th Century Old Masters Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

High Level Negotiation, Landscape Painting in Pink and Blue with Two Figures
By Cecile Chong
Located in Kent, CT
This vertical painting on panel depicts a peaceful landscape scene in shades of pink, pale yellow and soft blue. An elegantly clad tall woman stands in front of a young girl dressed ...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Gold Leaf

19th Century pair of landscape oil paintings of figures in a lane
By Frederick William Hulme
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Frederick William Hulme British, (1816-1884) A Shady Glade & The Road to the Farm Oil on board, pair, both signed & dated 1870 Image size: 13.75 inches x 11.75 inches (each) Size in...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

19th Century pair of landscape oil paintings of figures in a cornfield
By Walter Wallor Caffyn
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Walter Waller Caffyn British, (1850–1898) Harvest Time & The Path Through the Cornfield Oil on canvas, pair, both signed Image size: 11.5 inches x 19.5 inches (each) Size including f...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century genre oil painting of figures in a cottage with animals
By Charles Hunt Jr.
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Charles Hunt Jnr British, (1829-1900) A Visitor Calls Oil on canvas, signed Image size: 24.75 inches x 34.75 inches Size including frame: 32.25 inches x 42.25 inches Charles Hunt w...
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19th Century Victorian Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Monumental 17th Century Landscape Painting with Figures in an Arcadian setting
Located in London, GB
Enormous 17th Century Italian landscape with figures in Arcadia. Unframed at present. Excellent condition.
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17th Century Old Masters Landscape Paintings

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Oil

What Do They Say (Horizontal Expressionist Painting of Abstract Figures in Blue)
By Marion Vinot
Located in Hudson, NY
oil on canvas, 28 x 44 inches unframed This contemporary expressionist style painting is on a thin stretcher, leaving open options to customize a frame. Modern, horizontal abstracte...
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2010s Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Figures In A Landscape, 17th Century
By Jan Frans van Bloemen (Orizzonte)
Located in Blackwater, GB
Figures In A Landscape, 17th Century FOLLOWER OF JAN FRANS VAN BLOEMEN, `ORIZZONTE` (1662-1749) Large 17th Century Dutch Old Master landscape with figures by a river, oil on canva...
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17th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Panel

"Mercy" Expressionist Figures in Oil, 1946
By Jennings Tofel
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1946 oil on canvas Expressionist painting entitled "Mercy" is by Polish-born New York Expressionist Jennings Tofel (1891-1959). Tofel was a friend of Georgia O'Keefe and Alfred ...
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Mid-20th Century Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Untitled (Neo-Impressionist Figures in Landscape)
By Ian Hornak
Located in Fairfield, CT
Artist: Ian Hornak (1944-2002) Title: Untitled (Neo-Impressionist Figures in Landscape) Year: 1963 Medium: Watercolor on heavy archival paper Size: 29.5 x 21 inches Condition: Good P...
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1960s Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Watercolor

EARLY 1800'S ITALIAN OIL PAINTING ON CANVAS - FIGURES IN COUNTRY LANE - GILT FRM
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: Italian School, early 19th century Title: Travellers on Roadside Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed Size: painting: 16 x 12 inches, frame: 21 x 17.5 inches P...
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18th Century Old Masters Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Figures in Rowboat Alongside of Barg
By Anton Otto Fischer
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Signed & Dated Lower Right
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1920s Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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Figures In Art Paintings For Sale on 1stDibs

Find a variety of figures in art paintings available on 1stDibs. A selection of these works in the Impressionist, Post-Impressionist and Expressionist styles can be found today in our inventory. There are many variations of these items available, from those made as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. Adding a colorful piece of art to a room that is mostly decorated in warm neutral tones can yield a welcome change — see the figures in art paintings on 1stDibs that include elements of brown, gray, beige, blue and more. These artworks have been a part of the life’s work for many artists, but the versions made by Henri Duhem, Elie Anatole Pavil, Jennings Tofel, Édouard Leon Cortès and Jean-Louis-Marcel Cosson are consistently popular. The range of these distinct pieces — often created in paint, oil paint and fabric — can elevate any room of your home.

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Figures in art paintings can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price for items in our inventory is $3,661, while the lowest priced sells for $205 and the highest can go for as much as $59,732.

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Penelope Gottlieb’s Comic-Style Painting Is a Requiem for a Vanished Flower

Penelope Gottlieb’s Comic-Style Painting Is a Requiem for a Vanished Flower

This piece may look like Pop art fun, but embedded within is a message of a planet on the brink.

In Christopher Spitzmiller’s New York Homes, His Love of Dogs Is on Full Display

In Christopher Spitzmiller’s New York Homes, His Love of Dogs Is on Full Display

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This Hypnotic Yayoi Kusama Collage Seems to Reach beyond the Canvas

This Hypnotic Yayoi Kusama Collage Seems to Reach beyond the Canvas

In Repetition GL.A, polka-dotted protuberances rise from a surface of rippling net. Here’s what makes the piece so rare.

In the Late Hung Liu’s Historical Portraits, Layers of Joy and Struggle Are Exposed

In the Late Hung Liu’s Historical Portraits, Layers of Joy and Struggle Are Exposed

We spoke with the artist, in one of her last interviews, about the messages in her striking figurative works, which will be featured in a posthumous show at the National Portrait Gallery.

The 35 Most Expensive Paintings Ever Sold

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When Art Galleries Join Together, Everybody Wins

When Art Galleries Join Together, Everybody Wins

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The Hilma af Klint Effect: How the Future-Forward Painter Inspires Artists Today

The Hilma af Klint Effect: How the Future-Forward Painter Inspires Artists Today

The early-20th-century Swedish abstractionist took artistic cues from spiritualist writings and occult practices. Now, 21st-century creators are taking cues from her.

10 Reasons Art Collectors Are Obsessed with Andy Warhol

10 Reasons Art Collectors Are Obsessed with Andy Warhol

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