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Venus - Fine Art Figurative Painting - Contemporary - Oil on Linen
By Emily Weiner
Located in New York, NY
Venus is a fine art figurative painting by NY based artist Emily Weiner. This contemporary composition features the lower half of the Roman goddess Venus in multicolored oil paint on...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Bust - Original Figurative Painting - Contemporary Fine Art - Oil on Linen
By Emily Weiner
Located in New York, NY
Bust is a fine art figurative painting by NY based artist Emily Weiner. This contemporary composition features blue, black and white oil paint on linen in playfully bold and gentle s...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Wood, Oil, Linen

Blue Ridge - Fine Art Landscape Painting - Contemporary -Multicolor Oil on Linen
By Emily Weiner
Located in New York, NY
Blue Ridge is a fine art landscape painting by NY based artist Emily Weiner. It features red, green and blue oil paint on linen in a contemporary and playful reimagining of The Blue ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Linen

A FINE VIEW, Painting, Oil on MDF Panel
By Philip Gerrard
Located in Yardley, PA
A large classical original English landscape realism oil painting which is suitable as a focal point in a room. The panoramic view across a Cotswold hillside and beyond is framed by ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Realist Paintings

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Oil

Fine Classic British Sporting Art Oil Painting - Racehorse with Jockey Galloping
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
'Full Speed' English School, 20th century oil painting on canvas canvas: 25 x 27 inches framed: 30 x 32 inches provenance: private collection, Dorset, England condition: very good a...
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20th Century Victorian Animal Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Fine Classic British Sporting Art Oil Painting - Racehorse with Jockey Up
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
'Jockey Up' English School, 20th century oil painting on canvas canvas: 25 x 27 inches framed: 30 x 32 inches provenance: private collection, Dorset, England condition: very good an...
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20th Century Victorian Animal Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

La Invités, Contemporary Abstract Oil Painting Canvas Sculpture Pink Fine Art
By Irena Chrul
Located in London, England
'Les Invités' is a beautiful contemporary abstract oil and acrylic painting on canvas by well-known Canadian artist - Irena Chrul. An elegant portrait of a woman is set against roman...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Acrylic

The fine line, Painting, Oil on Canvas
By Julius Babilonia
Located in Yardley, PA
To communicate my interpretation of the shapes and movements of nature, impacted by the ongoing man made environmental changes. An interpretation of a these notions with the use of s...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil

"This is Fine" Oil and Acrylic Painting
By Terry Strickland
Located in Denver, CO
Terry Strickland's "This is Fine" is an original, handmade oil and acrylic painting that depicts a match lighting a black piece of paper to reveal a partial landscape
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2010s Realist Landscape Paintings

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Acrylic, Oil

The Kindred Spirits, Fine Large Oil Painting
By (After) Asher Brown Durand
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Kindred Spirits after the earlier painting by Asher Brown Durand (American, 1796-1886) Oil painting on canvas, framed Framed size: 49 x 41.5 inches The Kindred Spirits (1849) wa...
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Late 20th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Phoebe - Fine Art Landscape Painting - Contemporary -Black and Blue Oil on Linen
By Emily Weiner
Located in New York, NY
Phoebe is a fine art landscape painting by NY based artist Emily Weiner. It features blue, black and white oil paint on linen in a contemporary exploration of Greek myth and its symb...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Landscape Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Sunrise in the Catskills, Fine Impressionist Oil Painting
By (After) Thomas Cole
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sunrise in the Catskills after the earlier painting by Thomas Cole (American 1801-1848) Oil painting on canvas, framed Framed size: 40 x 52 inches In 1826, Thomas Cole met Robert Gi...
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Late 20th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Golfer in Action, Fine Sporting Portrait, Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Golfer unsigned, 20th Century Oil painting on canvas, framed Framed size: 25 x 21 inches Stylish portrait of a dapper gentlemen in his tailored red sports jacket, matching hat a...
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Late 20th Century Impressionist Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Fine Pair Original Georgian Portrait Oil Paintings Husband & Wife
By Henry Wyatt
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Very fine and rare pair of Georgian portrait paintings, depicting a husband and wife couple - "Mr. and Mrs L'Estrange Southgate Austin". The paintings - a perfect pairing - are by ...
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Early 19th Century Realist Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Fine 1920's French Impressionist Oil Painting Eastern French landscape
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Charming 1920's French Impressionist oil painting on wood panel, depicting this view of the landscape in eastern France. The work is illegibly titled verso but we think it reads, "Ot...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

  • Fine 1920's French Impressionist Oil Painting Eastern French landscape
  • Fine 1920's French Impressionist Oil Painting Eastern French landscape
  • Fine 1920's French Impressionist Oil Painting Eastern French landscape
  • Fine 1920's French Impressionist Oil Painting Eastern French landscape
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A Fine French Japonisme Oil on Canvas Painting of "Three Geishas"
Located in New York, NY
(French School), A Fine Quality French Japonisme Oil on Canvas Painting of "Three Geishas". Initialed JA, 1894. Very vibrant and high quality painting of three Japanese woman set a...
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Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Beloved Dogs, Fine Portrait of Two Dogs, Signed Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Beloved Dogs, Fine Portrait of Two Dogs, Signed Oil Painting By British artist, early 20th Century Initialled by the artist on the lower left hand corner Oil painting on board, frame...
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Early 20th Century Victorian Animal Paintings

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Oil

Fine Still Life Fruit Antique English Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Fine Still Life Fruit English School, Early 20th Century Oil painting on board, framed Dated '1902' on the lower right corner Framed size: 25 x 22 inches Lovely details especially...
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Early 20th Century Victorian Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Fine Edwardian Signed Oil Painting - Country River Landscape Picnic Figures
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School, signed and dated 1903 lower corner. Title: The Winding River Medium: oil painting on canvas, unframed. Size: painting: 18 x 24 inches Provenance...
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Early 20th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

FINE VICTORIAN OIL PAINTING - BORROWDALE LAKE DISTRICT LANDSCAPE VALLEY FIGURE
By (Circle of) David Cox
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School, mid 19th century, circle of David Cox (1783-1859) Title: A View of Borrowdale (Lake District, Cumbria). There is a plaque with this title to the fram...
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Mid-19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Huge French Impressionist Oil Painting - Haystacks at Sunset - Fine Landscape
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Haystacks at Sunset" French School, early 20th century indistinctly signed lower corner oil painting on canvas, unframed 35 x 45 inches provenance: private collection, France Beaut...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The Venetian Backwater, Fine Period c.1850's Oil Painting, Gilt Frame
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Venetian Backwater British School, c. 1850's circle of Joseph Mallord William Turner (British 1775-1851) oil painting on panel, framed panel: 23cm x 18cm Very fine quality perio...
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Mid-19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Lord Baden-Powell, Fine Portrait Oil Painting - Founder & Chief Scout
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Lord Baden Powell English School, circa 1930's signed lower corner, 'C.C. Harding' oil painting on board, framed provenance: private collection, England condition: very good Very ra...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Oil

FINE VICTORIAN SIGNED OIL PAINTING - ANGLER IN AUTUMNAL RIVER LANDSCAPE
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"The Angler" British School, late 19th century signed by the artist on the lower left hand corner, 'E. Davies' oil painting on canvas, framed canvas: 53cm x 43cm framed 67cm x 56cm ...
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Late 19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Recalling Roses", Pink Blue Pattern with Fine Lines Abstract Oil Painting
Located in Clermont-Ferrand, FR
Named "Recalling Roses", this abstract oil painting on Linen Canvas is by Christine Morin. This work is not framed. French painter, a former student of Paul Guimezanes, Christine Mo...
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2010s Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Fine Antique Italian Renaissance Oil Painting Large Group of Priest Figures
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Italian School, 17th century The Assembly of Priests oil painting on canvas, framed framed size: 15 x 26 inches condition report: a very few minor blemishes to the surface, paint thi...
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17th Century Old Masters Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Fine Antique French Rococo Scrolled Oil Painting Cherubim Playing - over door
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Playing Cherubim French School, circa 1900 oil painting on canvas laid down on panel within oyster shell scrolled gilt frame overall measurements: 23 x 40 inches provenance: private ...
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Early 20th Century Rococo Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Fine 1800's Original Oil Painting Figure in Arcadian Landscape Golden Light
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Golden Hour by William Traies (British 1789-1872) oil painting on canvas, framed framed size: 26 x 23 inches condition: very good and presentable provenance: private collection, ...
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Early 19th Century Old Masters Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Fine 1730's English Portrait of a Country Squire Gentleman Large Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School, circa 1730's. Title: The Country Squire, painted within a feigned oval, presented within antique gilt frame. Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed ...
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Early 18th Century Old Masters Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

C. 1830's English Oil Lambeth Palace on River Thames, Fine Antique Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Lambeth Palace from the Thames English School, circa 1830's oil painting on canvas, framed painting: 19 x 24cm (7¼ x 9¼ in.) A fine early view of one of London's most historical lan...
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Early 19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Fine Large 1800's French Rococo Oil Painting - Courting Shepherd Pastoral scene
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Courtship" French School, early 19th century oil painting on canvas, unframed canvas: 25” x 32” (63.5 x 81.2cm) provenance: private collection, France Large scale early 1800's Fre...
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Early 19th Century Rococo Animal Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

FINE EARLY 1800'S PORTRAIT OF A LADY - AFTER GAINSBOROUGH - LARGE OIL PAINTING
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist: British School, early 19th century, after Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788) Title: Portrait of Grace Elliot (Scottish 1754-1823). Gainsborough painted this sitter twice - with...
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Early 19th Century Victorian Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Lake District Cumbria Landscape Fine English Oil Painting Open Panoramic View
By Arthur Terry Blamires
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Great Gable and Black Sail Youth Hostel Emmerdale" by ARTHUR TERRY BLAMIRES (b.1930) signed and dated, 1995 oil painting on canvas, framed canvas: 20 x 30 inches framed: 24 x 34 in...
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Late 20th Century Realist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Returning Wave ", Grey Black Fine Lines Pink Blue Green Abstract Oil Painting
Located in Clermont-Ferrand, FR
Named "Returning Wave", this abstract oil painting on Linen Canvas is by Christine Morin. This work is not framed. French painter, a former student of Paul Guimezanes, Christine Mor...
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2010s Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait of a Gentleman, Fine 18th Century Kent Frame, Antique oil Painting
Located in London, GB
This portrait formed part of a collection of pictures of the Finch family, the Earls of Aylesford, at their impressive ancestral home, Packington Hall, Warwickshire. The Packington ...
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18th Century Old Masters Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Fine Modernist AFRICAN AMERICAN Harlequin Oil Painting Chicago Institute Artist
Located in New York, NY
Up for sale is a wonderful modernist portrait oil painting of a Harlequin by the Famous African American artist Charles Sebree 1914-1985 Sebree is one of the most important emergin...
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1930s American Modern Portrait Paintings

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Acrylic

The Hopkins Family - Important Large Fine 18th Century English Oil Painting
Located in Gerrards Cross, GB
‘The Hopkins Family’ by Johann Zoffany R.A. 1735-1810 (attributed). This very large fine 18th century Old Master oil painting has documented provenance going back 245 years. It featu...
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Mid-18th Century Old Masters Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Fine 18th Century French Oil Painting Portrait of a Gentleman with Pen
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
French School, 18th century Portrait of a Gentleman oil painting on canvas, framed canvas: 26.5 x 20.5 inches framed: 30 x 24 inches condition: decorative and in presentable order, r...
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Late 18th Century Old Masters Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

FINE MODERN BRITISH SIGNED OIL PAINTING - CHILDREN PLAYING IN SURF ON BEACH
By M. Clark
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: M. Clark, British late 20th century Title: Playing in the Surf Medium: oil painting on board, framed. Size: painting: 15.75 x 19.75 inches, frame: 19.75 x 23.5 ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Fino a Questa Fine - Geometric Abstract Oil Painting with Orange, Red and Lilac
By Roberto Caracciolo
Located in New York, NY
Roberto Caracciolo's Fino a Questa Fine is a 51.2 x 51.2 geometric abstract oil painting. Red, orange and lilac colored rectangles rhythmically dialogue across the canvas, each recta...
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21st Century and Contemporary Color-Field Abstract Paintings

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Linen, Oil

FINE 17TH CENTURY FRENCH OLD MASTER OIL PAINTING - PORTRAIT OF GENTLEMAN
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: French School, late 17th century Title: Portrait of a nobleman Medium: oil painting on canvas, unframed Size: painting: 18 x 16.5 inches Provenance: from a priva...
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Late 17th Century Old Masters Portrait Paintings

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Oil

FINE MARITIME SIGNED OIL PAINTING - CLASSIC THREE MAST SAILING SHIP AT SEA
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: indistinctly signed, late 20th century Title: Classic Sailing Ship at Sea Medium: oil painting, on canvas Size: frame: 25.25 x 29.5 inches painting:...
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20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

FINE 1700'S ITALIAN OLD MASTER GRAND TOUR CLASSICAL OIL PAINTING - FIGURES TOWN
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: Italian School, early 1700's period. Circle of Jan Frans van Bloemen (Flemish 1662-1749). Title: A Classical Upland River Landscape with Figures before an ancient To...
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Early 18th Century Old Masters Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

FINE 1890'S PORTRAIT OF LADY - SIGNED OIL PAINTING - OVAL INSET GILT FRAME
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Portrait of a Lady" Florence Mezzara (1857-1956) French signed lower right oil painting on canvas laid on board, framed painting: 12 x 10 inches Condition report: overall very goo...
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Late 19th Century Victorian Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Fine British Horse Racing Oil Painting 'Steeple Chase' signed and dated 1970
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Clearing the Fence by Eric Goddard, British 20th century signed and dated 1970 oil painting on board, framed Measurements 34 x 44 cm, frame 46 x 56 cm Condition: very good provenanc...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Animal Paintings

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Oil

Fine c.1845 Oil - Portrait of a Widow
Located in Corsham, GB
This very fine portrait of a middle-aged woman from the mid 19th Century is a true find. The unknown sitter looks directly out at the viewer with a subtle half-smile. She wears a sim...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

S. Stokr - Fine 1966 Oil, The Traveller
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine characterful Scandinavian School portrait of an elderly man in the street, signed by the artist 'S. Stokr' and dated 1966. The man carries a stick and a large sack, while wear...
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20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Fine 19th Century French Oil Painting - Paddle Steamer Ship Choppy Waters
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: 19th Century French School Title: A Paddle Steamer in Choppy Waters, period fine quality gilt frame. Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed Size: canvas: 21.25” x...
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Mid-19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The Evening Gun - Fine Historical Naval Fleet at Sea Large Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Evening Gun Continental School, late 20th century oil painting on canvas, framed canvas: 17 x 26 inches framed: 23 x 32 inches provenance: Brights of Nettlebed condition: very go...
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Late 20th Century Old Masters Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

FINE 17th CENTURY ITALIAN OLD MASTER OIL PAINTING - FIGURES GARDENING LANDSCAPE
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"The Working Landscape" Italian School, 17th century oil painting on canvas, framed canvas: 42.5cm x 60cm framed: 50.5cm x 68cm Fine quality Italian Old Master oil painting on can...
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Mid-17th Century Old Masters Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Large 19th Century Classical Flowers in Urn Fine French Oval Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: Leon Rousseau (1829-1881, French), signed Title: Classical Floral Arrangement Medium: oil painting on canvas Size: 24” x 40.25” (61 x 102.2cm) Provenanc...
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19th Century Rococo Interior Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Fine British Horse Racing Oil Painting 'Crossing the Post' signed and dated 1971
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Crossing the Post by Eric Goddard, British 20th century signed and dated 1971 oil painting on board, framed Measurements 34 x 44 cm, frame 46 x 56 cm Condition: very good provenance...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Animal Paintings

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Oil

FINE 18thC ITALIAN OLD MASTER OIL PAINTING - FIGURE RESTING BEFORE SUNSET LAKE
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: Italian School, 18th century. Title: Sunset landscape with figure resting before a lake. Medium: oil painting on canvas, period gilt framed Size: canvas: 28 x 24 ...
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Mid-18th Century Old Masters Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Pears in a yellow bucket" Dutch Fine Realist Oil Painting Still-Life
By René Smoorenburg
Located in Utrecht, NL
During his successful career as a goldsmith the desire to paint grew on Dutch artist René Smoorenburg (1954). The attention to detail, which was of great importance in his work as a ...
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2010s Realist Still-life Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Ray - Fine Framed 1920 Oil, Jolly Cavalier
Located in Corsham, GB
A fun filled oil by a very accomplished hand, showing a cavalier drinking heartily from a tankard. His cheeky expression and direct stare over the top of the tankard matched with his...
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20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Fine Contemporary Oil - Wild Flowers
Located in Corsham, GB
A bold and vivid oil study of wild flowers. The artist has used thick, expressive brush marks to create the feeling of movement and depth with in the grass and undergrowth. With impa...
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21st Century and Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Ray - Fine Framed 1920 Oil, Jolly Cavalier
Located in Corsham, GB
A fun filled oil by a very accomplished hand, showing a cavalier drinking heartily from a tankard. His cheeky expression and direct stare over the top of the tankard matched with his...
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20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Vessel - Fine Art Still Life Painting - Contemporary - Green and White
By Emily Weiner
Located in New York, NY
Vessel is a fine art still life painting by NY based artist Emily Weiner. It features a green plant on a white linen background with subtle details for a contemporary feel.
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Oil, Linen

Fine 18th Century British Oil Painting Portrait of Two Children with Spaniel Dog
By circle of Thomas Gainsborough
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Portrait of Two Children with a Spaniel English School, 18th century circle of Thomas Gainsborough (British 1727-1788) oil painting on canvas, antique gilt frame canvas: 24.5 x 29.25...
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Late 18th Century Old Masters Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Fine British Abstract Original Painting Signed
By Robert Somerton
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Robert Somerton (British, born 1972) Abstract composition paint on box canvas 18 x 24 signed verso Superb original abstract painting by the contemporary British abstract artist Robe...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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