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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

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 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

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 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

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

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

"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

"Evil" Expressionist Figures in Oil, 1955
By Jennings Tofel
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1955 oil on canvas allegorical Expressionist scene entitled "Evil" is by Polish-born New York Expressionist Jennings Tofel (1891-1959). Tofel was a friend of Georgia O'Keefe and...
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1950s Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, 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

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

"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 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

"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

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

"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

"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

"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

"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

"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

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

"Contestant" Expressionist Figures in Oil, Circa 1940s
By Martin Snipper
Located in San Francisco, CA
This circa late 1940s oil on canvas Expressionist scene with figures entitled "Contestant" is by San Francisco North Beach artist Martin Snipper (1914-2008). Snipper studied at the ...
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1940s Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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

Dancing Expressionist Figures in Oil, Mid Century
Located in San Francisco, CA
This circa mid 20th century oil on canvas painting with figures is unsigned. Provenance: Rome, Italy
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Mid-20th Century Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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

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

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

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

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 on the Beach - Realist Oil, Figures in Seascape by Alfred Stevens
By Alfred Émile Léopold Stevens
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A wonderful oil on panel circa 1880 by sought after Belgian Realist painter Alfred Stevens depicting elegant people at the seaside and some bathing in the water as boats sail on the ...
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Late 19th Century Realist Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

"At The Dutch" Impressionistic Plein Air Oil Painting of Figures in Soho NYC
By Cindy Shaoul
Located in New York, NY
This painting depicts an impressionistic Plein Air scene of the The Dutch in Soho Manhattan. The thick brush strokes and fun marks creates an atmosphere reminiscent of city life. The...
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2010s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Board, Oil

"Au Jardin" 20th Century French Oil Painting Figures in a Garden Landscape Scene
By Pierre Eugène Duteurtre
Located in New York, NY
A stunning oil painting depicting figures in a garden picking flowers executed in the 20th Century. Duteurtre was known for his charming intimate figurative scenes portraying life in...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

German oil painting, Figures in an interior/barn playing, 19th century, Antique
Located in Southport, CT
Well painted late 19th-century German genre painting. Often painted in the Munich area of Germany these highly desirable antique paintings are always of the finest quality. This is...
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1890s Victorian Figurative Paintings

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Wood Panel, Oil

German oil painting, Figures in an interior/barn playing, 19th century, Antique
Located in Southport, CT
Well painted late 19th-century German genre painting. Often painted in the Munich area of Germany these highly desirable antique paintings are always of the finest quality. This is...
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1890s Victorian Figurative Paintings

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Wood Panel, Oil

"Figures in Venice by the Canal" Impressionist Scene Oil Painting on Wood Board
By Luigi Cagliani
Located in New York, NY
A whimsical oil painting depicting Figures near the canal in Italy. As an Italian Impressionist artist, most of Cagliani's works were produced in the first half of the 20th Century. ...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Wood Panel, Oil

19th century oil painting of a horse and buggy with a two figures, in landscape
Located in Southport, CT
Well painted late 19th-century Austro-Hungarian oil on canvas of two figures in a buggy, out for a ride. Both people are well dressed which makes me think they are of the upper cla...
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Early 1900s Victorian Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

D. Piper - Contemporary Oil, Figures and Beached Vessels in a Seascape
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine Dutch School watercolour depicting fishermen and boats in a Dutch coastal landscape, with windmill beyond. Framed. Signed. On board.
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21st Century and Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Barbara Doyle (b.1917) - Contemporary Oil, Figures In The Street
Located in Corsham, GB
A continental street scene in oil showing a stepped street with figures walking and talking on the steps. At the reverse there is an abstracted still life. The painting is unsigned ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

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Oil

19th Century genre oil painting of figures in a cottage with two donkeys & a dog
By Charles Hunt Jr.
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Charles Hunt Jnr British, (1829-1900) A Deal to be Done 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...
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19th Century Victorian Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, 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

A Night in Paris - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Cityscape by Konstantin Korovin
By Konstantin Alekseyevich Korovin
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A stunning oil on panel by Russian-born impressionist painter Konstantin Alekseevich Korovin depicting a night view of Paris. Elegant figures are sat outside cafes, the lights illumi...
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1920s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Elegantes in a Park - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Landscape by Mose Bianchi
By Mosè di Giosuè Bianchi
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A beautiful oil on panel circa 1880 by Italian painter Mose Di Giosue Bianchi depicting a number of elegant figures in a park on a sunny day - two ladies seated on the bench in the s...
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Late 19th Century Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

The Conversation - Romantic Oil, Figures in Landscape by Adolphe Monticelli
By Adolphe Monticelli
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A delightful oil on canvas circa 1860 by French romantic painter Adolphe Joseph Thomas Monticelli. The piece depicts a group of elegantly dressed woman and a man in an opening in a f...
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1860s Romantic Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Mothers & Children - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Landscape by Ludovic Vallee
By Ludovic Vallée
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A beautiful pointillist oil on panel by French painter Ludovic Vallee. The piece depicts a row of mothers seated in the shade at a park while the children play. There is a beautiful ...
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1920s Pointillist Figurative Paintings

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Panel, Oil

Flower Market - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Cityscape by Edouard Cortès
By Édouard Leon Cortès
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A beautiful oil on panel circa 1930 by sought after French impressionist painter Edouard Leon Cortes. The piece depicts a flower marker seller outside Madeleine Church in Paris, Fran...
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1930s Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Bathers - Impressionist Oil - Figures in Beach Landscape by Andre Devambez
By André Devambez
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A wonderful oil on board circa 1920 by French impressionist painter Andre Devambez. The piece depicts women relaxing on a white sand beach on a beautiful summer's day, the crystal bl...
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1920s Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Board, Oil

Winter in Paris - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Cityscape by Elie Anatole Pavil
By Elie Anatole Pavil
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A stunning and atmospheric oil on canvas by Russian Impressionist painter Elie Anatole Pavil. The piece depicts elegant figures on the bustling streets of Paris on a snowy winter's d...
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1920s Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, 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

Rain - Les Grands Boulevards - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Cityscape - Truchet
By Louis Abel-Truchet
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Jour de Pluie - Les Grands Boulevards A wonderful oil on canvas by French impressionist painter Louis Abel-Truchet depicting crowds of people on the streets at the Grands Boulevards...
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Early 1900s Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Gathering Wildflowers - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Landscape by WPA Wells
By William Page Atkinson Wells
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A wonderful oil on canvas c.1900 by Scottish impressionist painter William Page Atkinson Wells. The piece depicts a woman on a track in Breton clothing looking on as a mother and chi...
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Early 1900s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Tuileries Garden - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Landscape by Ludovic Vallee
By Ludovic Vallée
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A beautiful pointillist oil on canvas by French painter Ludovic Vallee. The piece depicts elegant figures in the Tuileries Garden in Paris on a summer's afternoon. There is an elderl...
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Early 1900s Pointillist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Industrie-Charleroi - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Landscape by Maximilien Luce
By Maximilien Luce
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A wonderful oil on board by French impressionist painter Maximilien Luce, depicting labourers mining in Charleroi. Signed lower left. With many thanks to Mme. Denise Bazetoux for con...
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1890s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

Figures in a Landscape - Impressionist Oil, River Landscape by Henri Duhem
By Henri Duhem
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oil on panel by Henri Duhem depicting two figures walking by a stream in a summer landscape. Signed lower left and inscribed & dated 1926 verso. This piece is not framed but a suitab...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Little Fishes - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Landscape by Rowland Wheelwright
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A wonderful and charming large oil on canvas circa 1920 by British painter Rowland Wheelwright. The piece depicts two girls in bathing outfits perched on rocks in the summer sun watc...
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1920s Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Chioggia - Venice - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Canal Landscape - Alfred Smith
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A lovely painting by French painter Alfred Smith depicting a bustling scene of people sailing down the canal in Venice in gondola's enjoying the summer sun. Signed, titled and dated ...
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1890s Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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Figures In Oil Painting For Sale on 1stDibs

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A figures in oil painting can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price for items in our inventory is $4,742, while the lowest priced sells for $290 and the highest can go for as much as $42,039.

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

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

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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

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When Art Galleries Join Together, Everybody Wins

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

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10 Reasons Art Collectors Are Obsessed with Andy Warhol

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