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'Mondo', 2020, Contemporary still life on oil on linen
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
Contemporary still life on oil on linen Australian artist Diana Watson’s elegant still-life paintings have earned the Sydney-based artist great repute locally, and now it seems the ...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Oil, Linen

'Angelica', 2020, Contemporary still life on oil on linen
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
‘What inspires me to make art?” asks Australian artist, Diana Watson. “Everything. It is a complete way of life, never far from my thoughts. Seeing beauty all around me, colours, sha...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

'Rondo II', 2020, Contemporary still life on oil on linen
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
Contemporary still life on oil on linen Australian artist Diana Watson’s elegant still-life paintings have earned the Sydney-based artist great repute locally, and now it seems the ...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

'Francesca Rose', 2020, Contemporary still-life on oil on linen
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
‘What inspires me to make art?” asks Australian artist, Diana Watson. “Everything. It is a complete way of life, never far from my thoughts. Seeing beauty all around me, colours, sha...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

'Lucia', 2020, Contemporary still life on oil on linen
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
‘What inspires me to make art?” asks Australian artist, Diana Watson. “Everything. It is a complete way of life, never far from my thoughts. Seeing beauty all around me, colours, sha...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Sydney Licht "Still Life with Matches" -- Small Oil Painting on Linen
By Sydney Licht
Located in New York, NY
Sydney Licht Still Life with Matches, 2020 oil on canvas 10 x 10 in. (lich194) This original still life oil painting by Sydney Licht is available at Kathryn Markel Fine Arts and fea...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil, Panel

Sydney Licht "Still Life with Mug & Pitcher" -- Oil Painting on Linen
By Sydney Licht
Located in New York, NY
Sydney Licht Still Life with Mug & Pitcher, 2020 oil on linen, mounted on panel 12 x 12 in. (lich196) This original still life oil painting by Sydney Licht is available at Kathryn M...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil, Panel

'Brueck', Classical still life figurative contemporary oil painting on linen
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
Born in Perth, Western Australia Perth College with Art teacher Robert Juniper Graduated in Fine Art and Commercial Art - Perth Technical College, Western Australia Diana Watson’s wo...
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2010s Academic Still-life Paintings

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Oil

'Mondo', Classic still life figurative oil painting on linen, 2020
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
Born in Perth, Western Australia Perth College with Art teacher Robert Juniper Graduated in Fine Art and Commercial Art - Perth Technical College, Western Australia Diana Watson’s wo...
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2010s Still-life Paintings

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Oil

'Nina', Classic still life figurative oil painting on linen, 2020
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
Born in Perth, Western Australia Perth College with Art teacher Robert Juniper Graduated in Fine Art and Commercial Art - Perth Technical College, Western Australia Diana Watson’s wo...
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2010s Academic Still-life Paintings

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Oil

'Satchmo', Classic still life figurative oil painting on linen, 2020
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
Born in Perth, Western Australia Perth College with Art teacher Robert Juniper Graduated in Fine Art and Commercial Art - Perth Technical College, Western Australia Diana Watson’s wo...
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2010s Abstract Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Portrait of a Lady / oil on linen - Pop Realism feminine still life portrait
By Elizabeth Barlow
Located in Burlingame, CA
Here is the delightful 'Portrait of a Lady, by Elizabeth Barlow, who meticulously creates oil portraits that feature still life objects, rather than a face, to represent the essence ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Ginny Williams, Blue Willow, Petite 2018 Oil on Linen Panel Still-Life Painting
By Ginny Williams
Located in Atlanta, GA
'Blue Willow' is a small representational oil on linen panel still-life painting created by American artist Ginny Williams in 2018. Featuring an exquisite palette mostly made of oran...
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21st Century and Contemporary Realist Still-life Paintings

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Oil, Panel, Linen

'The Count', Classic still life figurative oil painting on linen, 2020
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
Born in Perth, Western Australia Perth College with Art teacher Robert Juniper Graduated in Fine Art and Commercial Art - Perth Technical College, Western Australia Diana Watson’s w...
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2010s Academic Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Caps, Still Life of Percussion Caps Used During the Civil War, Oil on Linen
By William Blake
Located in Chicago, IL
William Blake's simple still life is of four spent percussion caps. The percussion cap was easier to load, more weather resistant and more reliable, so by the time of America's civ...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Backstage / oil on linen
By Mimi Jensen
Located in Burlingame, CA
Theatrical reflective and feathered objects dramatically lit, sitting upon a wooden table with a black background. Colors include silver, red and black with touches of yellow and bro...
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21st Century and Contemporary Photorealist Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Canvas, Oil

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The Heirloom / oil on linen
By Mimi Jensen
Located in Burlingame, CA
Persimmons, cobalt blue table linens and silver are the focus of this elegant and dramatic still life. Colors include silver, orange and blue. Photorealist oil painting on canvas. T...
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21st Century and Contemporary Photorealist Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Linen, Oil

Peach Lilies (Contemporary Still Life of Vibrant Tiger Lilies, Oil on canvas)
By Dan Rupe
Located in Hudson, NY
Peach Lilies (Contemporary Still Life of Vibrant Tiger Lilies, Oil on canvas) by Dan Rupe 22 x 22 inches oil on linen canvas Signed on reverse Artist Dan Rupe paints only from life...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Linen, Oil

Quince and Asian Lilies by Ginny Williams Framed Still Life Oil on Canvas
By Ginny Williams
Located in Atlanta, GA
Set inside a gilt molded frame, this oil on linen still-life painting is signed lower right. Without its frame, it measures 30 x 24 inches. We were immediately drawn to the thoughtf...
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21st Century and Contemporary Realist Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Floral Still Life, Oil Painting with Pink, White, Green Flowers in Vase on Table
By Francis Sills
Located in Kent, CT
This colorful oil painting of flowers arranged in a dark blue vase is from Francis Sills' 2017 series of Flora Paintings. The flowers, a pink rose and a white lily, contrast the verd...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Sydney Licht "Untitled" -- Oil Painting on Linen
By Sydney Licht
Located in New York, NY
Sydney Licht Untitled, 2020 oil on linen 12 x 12 in. (lich195) Sydney Licht modernizes the conventions of still life painting by shifting the subject matter to signifiers of contemp...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Chani Cohen Zada, "Values", 2014, oil on linen mounted on wood
Located in Jerusalem, IL
Chani Cohen Zada Values , 2014 oil on linen mounted on wood 35 x 80 cm 14 x 31 in Exhibited: 'Between Holy and Mundane', Lewinski College, Tel Aviv. 11.1-12.20 2018, Curator: Ari...
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2010s Realist Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Wood, Oil

KK Kozik, Sunny, oil on linen, 22 x 31 inches
By KK Kozik
Located in New York, NY
KK Kozik is an artist living and working in Sharon, CT and Brooklyn, NY. Her paintings have ben exhibited widely in the United States and abroad and have been reviewed in publicatio...
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2010s Symbolist Still-life Paintings

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Crayon, Rag Paper, Linen, Oil

"Green Lantern" photorealist oil painting on linen of a green nautical lantern
By Michel Brosseau
Located in Edgartown, MA
Michel Brosseau was born in Nantes and has lived in Bordeaux for many years. Both cities are on the Atlantic coast of France and have rich maritime histories, highlighted by prospero...
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2010s Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

"Red Lantern" photorealist oil painting of a red nautical lantern on linen
By Michel Brosseau
Located in Edgartown, MA
Michel Brosseau was born in Nantes and has lived in Bordeaux for many years. Both cities are on the Atlantic coast of France and have rich maritime histories, highlighted by prospero...
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2010s Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Italian Roses,Oil Painting On Linen Style of Realism, Florence,framed
Located in Houston, TX
White Roses is painted in the Realist style which the artists acquired when she studied at the Florence Academy of Art. Frame included at no cost. Other paintings by Melissa Sanche...
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2010s Realist Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Red Tulips, oil painting on linen, Style of Realism, Florence,framed
Located in Houston, TX
Tulips is painted in the Realist style which the artists acquired when she studied at the Florence Academy of Art. Frame included at no cost. 22x 22 1.5 Melissa Franklin Sanchez wa...
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2010s Realist Still-life Paintings

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Oil, Linen

BEYOND THE PALE, still-life, photo-realism, glass mason jars, light on glass
By Steve Smulka
Located in New York, NY
Steve Smulka creates hyperrealistic and photorealistic still life paintings that capture glass bottles in natural light and interprets the illumination in dramatic compositions.
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21st Century and Contemporary Photorealist Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

The Composer by Ginny Williams, Small Framed Oil on Linen Realist Painting
By Ginny Williams
Located in Atlanta, GA
'The Composer' is a small framed oil on linen realist still-life painting created by American artist Ginny Williams in 2019. Featuring a soft palette made of beige, brown, white and ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Realist Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

The Letter by Ginny Williams, Small Framed Oil on Linen Realist Painting
By Ginny Williams
Located in Atlanta, GA
'The Letter' is a small framed oil on linen realist still-life painting created by American artist Ginny Williams in 2020. Featuring a soft palette made of beige, brown, white and bl...
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21st Century and Contemporary Realist Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

"Vase and Nest" oil on linen painting with vase and nest and butterflies
By David Kroll
Located in Phoenix, AZ
David Kroll Vase and Nest, 2011 oil on linen 32" x 28" Artist David Kroll is known for his finely crafted paintings—precise still lives and exquisite landscapes that allude to bot...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Mangoes, oil painting on linen, Realism style, American Realist Artist
Located in Houston, TX
Mangoes shows the style of Realism in a simple style. This realist painting is done with oil on aluminum. His style of Realism has been published in artistic books and magazines ove...
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2010s Realist Still-life Paintings

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Metal

Urban Camo, Oil on linen, 70cm x 60cm, 2021
By Qijun Li
Located in London, GB
Medium: Oil on linen Signature: On the side of the canvas Condition: Brand new Certificate of Authenticity: Included The works of Qijun Li follow his own reflective state on identi...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Acrylic

'Rondo II', Contemporary classic Floral Oil painting on linen canvas, 2020
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
Born in Perth, Western Australia Perth College with Art teacher Robert Juniper Graduated in Fine Art and Commercial Art - Perth Technical College, Western Australia Diana Watson’...
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2010s Academic Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Watermelon,oil painting on linen, painted in Realism style, American Realist
Located in Houston, TX
Watermelon shows the style of Realism in a simple style. This realist painting is done with oil on canvas. Notice the detail in the watermelon pieces. You can see the seeds and the f...
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2010s Realist Still-life Paintings

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Oil

"Arco Della Chiesa Nuova" Oil Painting on Canvas (Linen) by Brian Sure, Framed
Located in Los Angeles, CA
"Arco Della Chiesa Nuova," an original oil on canvas by Brian Shure, is a piece for the true collector. Shure is known for his realistic depictions of the world around us, including ...
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1990s Realist Still-life Paintings

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Oil

"Buoy Bouquet" photorealist oil painting of blue, white and green buoys on linen
By Michel Brosseau
Located in Edgartown, MA
Michel Brosseau was born in Nantes and has lived in Bordeaux for many years. Both cities are on the Atlantic coast of France and have rich maritime histories, highlighted by prospero...
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2010s Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

In the Garden with Matisse / oil on canvas
By Mimi Jensen
Located in Burlingame, CA
Whimsical and striking objects ranging from blue and green to red, with reflective silver, make up this patterned and textured still life composition featuring blown glass, ceramics ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

'Two Pears,' by Alyona Kostina, Oil on Canvas Painting
By Alyona Kostina
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
This 10"x16.5" impressionistic oil painting by Alyona Kostina, is a still life featuring two bright, green pears sitting on a table with a white tablecloth and red wall behind. The ...
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2010s Realist Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Mauve Tulips on Glass Table
By Darius Yektai
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
Mauve Tulips on Glass Table is painted with oil and resin on linen. A rich, loosely painted still life of Tulips in a slender vase, sitting atop a glass tabletop, which colors blend...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Resin, Oil

RAMBLE ON, photorealism, glass, foliage, rose bush, decanter, barware, bottles
By Steve Smulka
Located in New York, NY
Smulka creates hyperrealistic and photorealistic still life paintings that capture glass bottles in natural light and interprets the illumination in dramatic compositions.
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

'Anna Maria', 2020, Contemporary still life on oil on linen
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
‘What inspires me to make art?” asks Australian artist, Diana Watson. “Everything. It is a complete way of life, never far from my thoughts. Seeing beauty all around me, colours, sha...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Duet I - Still Life with Guitar, Violin and Scantily Clad Woman, Oil on Linen
By Andrew S. Conklin
Located in Chicago, IL
Sensual in it's style and subject matter, Andrew S. Conklin's still life "Duet I" explores the sexuality in both innate objects and the human form. The female figure is off to the s...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Duet II - Still Life with Guitar, Violin and Scantily Clad Woman, Oil on Linen
By Andrew S. Conklin
Located in Chicago, IL
Sensual in it's style and subject matter, Andrew S. Conklin's still life "Duet II" explores the sexuality in both innate objects and the human form. The female figure is off to the ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Linen, Oil

20th Century Original Oil on Canvas Still Life Painting-Signed
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
20th Century original oil on canvas still life painting -signed. This original impasto still life oil on canvas painting features a periwinkle ground with a metallic gold table with ...
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20th Century American Paintings

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Canvas, Linen, Wood, Paint

Realist Still Life, "Homemade Chocolate", oil on linen on panel
By Joseph Q. Daily
Located in Binghamton, NY
"Homemade Chocolate" is a realist still life by Joseph Q. Daily. This oil on linen painting features the many elements necessary to make homemade chocolate. On the wooden desk sits a...
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21st Century and Contemporary Realist Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil, Wood Panel

Winter 5, 2019, Mel Davis, Oil on linen, Figurative, Still Life
By Mel Davis
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Interested in painting’s possibilities rather than its history, Mel Davis explores the fundamental properties of the medium through works that range from monochromatic canvases to al...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Tanker 26, oil paint on linen, unique
By Stephane Joannes
Located in New York, NY
This a beautiful one of a kind painting on linen. The medium he uses is oil, glycerin and asphalt on linen. This is one of the few works we have available in a subtle color palette....
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Photorealist painting with green and gray, "Balkan Wagon", oil on linen
By Charles Hartley
Located in Binghamton, NY
A vintage wagon with a thatched roof and colorful hand painted details is featured with other farm equipment. Hartley often paints from photographs he takes while traveling, Balkan W...
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2010s Photorealist Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Tanker 28, oil paint, glycerin, asphalt on linen
By Stephane Joannes
Located in New York, NY
This a beautiful, one of a kind, triptych painting on linen. It is one of the most detailed paintings we have available by the artist. The medium he uses is oil and glycerin on linen...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Tanker 35, oil paint, glycerin, asphalt on linen
By Stephane Joannes
Located in New York, NY
This is a triptych, oil painting on linen of an tanker ship. The artist also uses glycerin and asphalt in his works. In many of his paintings smooth, slick areas of paint and glyceri...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Tanker 20, oil paint, glycerin and asphalt on linen
By Stephane Joannes
Located in New York, NY
This is a five panel painting by Stephane Joannes consisting of oil paint, asphalt and glycerin on canvas. The picture plane is divided into three distinct areas. The water, which sh...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Tanker 38, oil paint, glycerin and asphalt on linen
By Stephane Joannes
Located in New York, NY
This is a triptych, oil painting on linen of an tanker ship. The artist also uses glycerin and asphalt in his works. In many of his paintings smooth, slick areas of paint and glyceri...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Arrangement with Loaf, Jar of Red Peppers and White Linen on a Shelf
By George Weissbort
Located in London, GB
Literature: This is one of the most attractive of Weissbort’s still life paintings; an extraordinarily subtle harmony of neutral shades – the painted decorative shelf, the crumpled...
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1960s Still-life Paintings

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Board, Oil

Red Dress on Table
By Maggie Siner
Located in Bernardsville, NJ
Oil on linen
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

"Aphrodite III", Contemporary and figurative still life, oil on linen
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
"What inspires me to make art?” asks Australian artist, Diana Watson. “Everything. It is a complete way of life, never far from my thoughts. Seeing beauty all around me, colours, sha...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

'Aphrodite II', Contemporary and figurative still life on oil on linen
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
"What inspires me to make art?” asks Australian artist, Diana Watson. “Everything. It is a complete way of life, never far from my thoughts. Seeing beauty all around me, colours, sha...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Sydney Licht "Still Life with Stationery #1" -- Small Oil Painting on Linen
By Sydney Licht
Located in New York, NY
Sydney Licht Still Life with Stationery #1, 2019 oil on linen 12 x 12 in. (lich175) Sydney Licht modernizes the conventions of still life painting by shifting the subject matter to ...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

'Tonight', Classic still life figurative oil painting on linen, 2020
By Diana Watson
Located in Darlinghurst, NSW
Born in Perth, Western Australia Perth College with Art teacher Robert Juniper Graduated in Fine Art and Commercial Art - Perth Technical College, Western Australia Diana Watson’s w...
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2010s Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Persimmons by Ginny Williams, Framed Realist Oil on Linen Still-Life Painting
By Ginny Williams
Located in Atlanta, GA
'Persimmons' is a small framed realist oil on linen still-life painting created by American artist Ginny Williams in 2019. Featuring a lovely palette made of orange, blue grey, beige...
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21st Century and Contemporary Realist Still-life Paintings

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Linen, Oil

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Still Life Oil On Linen For Sale on 1stDibs

On 1stDibs, you can find the most appropriate still life oil on linen for your needs in our varied inventory. In our selection of items, you can find Contemporary examples as well as a Photorealist version. Making the right choice when shopping for a still life oil on linen may mean carefully reviewing examples of this item dating from different eras — you can find an early iteration of this piece from the 20th Century and a newer version made as recently as the 21st Century. If you’re looking to add a still life oil on linen to create new energy in an otherwise neutral space in your home, you can find a work on 1stDibs that features elements of gray, brown, black, red and more. Creating a still life oil on linen has been a part of the legacy of many artists, but those crafted by Diana Watson, Ginny Williams, Michel Brosseau, Elizabeth Barlow and Mimi Jensen are consistently popular. These artworks were handmade with extraordinary care, with artists most often working in oil paint, paint and fabric.

How Much is a Still Life Oil On Linen?

The average selling price for a still life oil on linen we offer is $5,400, while they’re typically $495 on the low end and $35,000 for the highest priced.

Finding the Right Still-life Paintings for You

Still-life paintings work as part of the decor in nearly every type of space.

Still-life art, which includes work produced in media such as painting, photography, video and more, is a popular genre in Western art. However, the depiction of still life in color goes back to Ancient Egypt, where paintings on the interior walls of tombs portrayed the objects such as food that a person would take into the afterlife. Ancient Greek and Roman mosaics and pottery also often depicted food.

Still-life paintings often feature food, flowers or man-made objects. By definition, still-life art represents anything that is considered inanimate.

During the Middle Ages, the still life genre was adapted by artists who illustrated religious manuscripts. A common theme of these paintings is the reminder that life is fleeting. This is especially true of vanitas, a kind of still life with roots in the Netherlands during the 17th century, which was built on themes such as death and decay and featured skulls and objects such as rotten fruit. In northern Europe during the 1600s, painters consulted botanical texts to accurately depict the flowers that were the subject of their work.

Leonardo da Vinci’s penchant for observing phenomena in nature and filling notebooks with drawings and notes helped him improve as an artist of still-life paintings. Vincent van Gogh, an artist who made a couple of the most expensive paintings ever sold, carried out rich experiments with color over the course of painting hundreds of still lifes, and we can argue that Campbell’s Soup Cans (1961–62) by Andy Warhol counts as still-life art.

While early examples were primarily figurative, you can find still lifes that belong to different schools and styles of painting, such as Cubism, Impressionism and contemporary art.

As part of the wall decor in your living room, dining room or elsewhere, a still-life painting can look sophisticated alongside your well-curated decorative objects and can help set the mood in a space.

When shopping for a still-life painting, think about how it makes you feel and how the artist chose to represent its subject. When buying any art for your home, choose pieces that you connect with. If you’re shopping online, read the description of the work to learn about the artist and check the price and shipping information. Make sure that the works you choose complement or relate to your overall theme and furniture style. Artwork can either fit into your room’s color scheme or serve as an accent piece. Introduce new textures to a space by choosing an oil still-life painting.

On 1stDibs, find a collection of still-life paintings in a wide range of styles and subject matter.

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