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Vertical Horizon, Contemporary Minimalist Abstract Painting Landscape Blue Black
By Yuriy Zakordonets
Located in London, England
'Vertical Horizon' is a beautiful abstract acrylic painting on canvas by emerging Ukrainian artist - Yuriy Zakordonets. It is a contemporary art piece, presenting geometric landscape...
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2010s Abstract Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Arabesque 2 (Abstract Drawing on Paper in Vertical White Frame)
By David Dew Bruner
Located in Hudson, NY
Abstract arabesque drawing on paper in vertical white frame Graphite on paper in vintage frame 27 x 11 inches framed Wire on the back, ready to hang as is This abstract graphite dr...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Graphite, Paper

Ile Perot, vertical abstract landscape, Green, Yellow, White, Hi-gloss
By Marie Danielle Leblanc
Located in Riverdale, NY
Ile Perot is an abstracted landscape filled with green and yellow. It is oil and pigment on wood panel with a high gloss finish. It is 45x32. Canadian artist, Marie Danielle Lebla...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Varnish, Oil, Pigment

Mist by Brad Robertson, Vertical Abstract Painting
By Brad Robertson
Located in Atlanta, GA
Born and raised in the coastal Southeast, Brad Robertson paints with a distinctive style that invites the mind to wander across layers of color and texture as the eye might wander al...
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21st Century and Contemporary Color-Field Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Mixed Media

Pink Hold, Vertical Abstract Painting with Stripes, Pink, Violet, Indigo, White
By Audrey Stone
Located in Kent, CT
In this large, vertical abstract painting in acrylic on linen, thin horizontal stripes of color in gradient shades transition from bright shades of deep purple at the bottom to dark ...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Linen

Switch Hold, Vertical Abstract Painting with Stripes, Orange, Pink, Cobalt Blue
By Audrey Stone
Located in Kent, CT
In this vertical abstract painting in acrylic on canvas, thin horizontal stripes of color in gradient shades transition from bright shades of orange at the bottom to pale lilac purpl...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Holding Gray, Vertical Abstract Painting with Stripes, Bright Fuchsia Dark Coral
By Audrey Stone
Located in Kent, CT
In this vertical abstract painting in acrylic on canvas, thin horizontal stripes of color in gradient shades of gray transition from dark gray at the top to paler shades, above a vib...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

P18-0440, Vertical Abstract Painting in Teal Blue Green, Bright Pink, Orange
By Stephen Maine
Located in Kent, CT
P18-0440 is a vertical abstract painting by Stephen Maine in bright hues of vibrant pink with bright orange details on a teal blue green background. This striking painting conveys mo...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

P20-0105, Large Vertical Abstract Painting in Bright Orange, Yellow, Pink, Navy
By Stephen Maine
Located in Kent, CT
P20-0105 is a large, vertical abstract painting in bright hues of yellow orange with pink and dark navy blue by Stephen Maine. This striking painting conveys movement and the suggest...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Kites - Red, Blue and Orange Vertical Abstract Painting
By Gian Berto Vanni
Located in New York, NY
Gian Berto Vanni's "Kites" measures 47" x 33" inch. The medium is oil on canvas. The painting is inspired by the Japanese kites, that Vanni saw through out his extensive traveling in...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Cotton Canvas, Oil

P16-0919, Large Vertical Abstract Painting in Bright Blue, Light Red, Mint Teal
By Stephen Maine
Located in Kent, CT
P16-0919 is a large, vertical abstract painting in bright hues of vibrant electric blue with light red and mint green details by Stephen Maine. This striking painting conveys movemen...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

High Beam, Large Vertical Abstract Painting in Mint Green, Blue, Orange, Coral
By Josette Urso
Located in Kent, CT
This large, vertical, abstract painting is composed of thoughtfully combined sections of varying textures and areas of pattern, stripes, circles, dots and undulations in cheerful, ex...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Saturday, Vertical Abstract Painting in Pink Coral, Mint Green, Teal Blue, Ochre
By Josette Urso
Located in Kent, CT
This large, vertical abstract painting is composed of thoughtfully combined sections of varying textures and areas of pattern, stripes, circles, dots and undulations in cheerful, exu...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Doorway (Contemporary Gestural Vertical Abstract Painting in Pastel Palette)
By Christopher Engel
Located in Hudson, NY
30.5 x 24.5 inches oil on stretched canvas Wired to hang as a vertical painting This medium size abstract vertical palette has a serene palette of sage green, creamy white and pale ...
Category

2010s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Capacon Large Vertical Abstract Painting with Black, Blue and White
By James Brooks
Located in New York, NY
Signed on the lower right side. It has the original strip frame from the Museum exhibition at the Portland Museum of Art 1983. Illustrated in the catalog, page 35 illustration #40 ...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Oil

Still Still, Vertical Abstract Painting with Circles, Stripes, Blue, Lime Green
By Audrey Stone
Located in Kent, CT
In this vertical, abstract flashe painting on canvas, thin stripes of color in gradient shades transition from beige and light, lime green at the edges to soft, periwinkle blue surro...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Vinyl

Blueredochre, Vertical Abstract Painting on Paper in Coral Pink, Blue, Brown
By Elizabeth Gourlay
Located in Kent, CT
In this abstract painting in gouache on paper by Elizabeth Gourlay, clean and precise, carefully ordered blocks of color in coral, dark red, blue, dark taupe and brown are bright aga...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Archival Paper, Gouache

On the Coast by Lily Harrington, Large Vertical Abstract Painting on Canvas
By Lily Harrington
Located in Atlanta, GA
Lily was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. She grew up surrounded by art (her grandmother, mother, aunt, and cousin are all artists). In 2011, her mother, Meg Harrington, opened H...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Mixed Media

H2, Vertical Abstract Painting in Beige, Orange, Yellow, Light Blue, Dark Gray
By Elizabeth Gourlay
Located in Kent, CT
In this abstract painting in acrylic on canvas by Elizabeth Gourlay, clean and precise, carefully ordered stripes and blocks of color in yellow, orange, light blue and dark gray are ...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Goldochregray Vertical Abstract Painting on Paper in Gold, Sage Green, Blue, Red
By Elizabeth Gourlay
Located in Kent, CT
In this abstract painting in gouache, ink, and graphite on paper by Elizabeth Gourlay, clean and precise, carefully ordered blocks of color in shades of golden yellow, gray sage gree...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Archival Ink, Gouache, Archival Paper, Graphite

Rosegray, Vertical Abstract Painting on Paper in Orange, Red, Green, and Blue
By Elizabeth Gourlay
Located in Kent, CT
In this abstract painting in gouache on paper by Elizabeth Gourlay, clean and precise, carefully ordered blocks of color in shades of light green, gray-blue, and coral toned orange a...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Archival Paper, Gouache

Color Field Flowers, Vertical Abstract Painting, Vivid Tones in Yellow and Gray
Located in Barcelona, ES
"Color Field Flowers" is an abstract painting by Spanish artist Natalia Roman. It is a beautiful series of organic large forms combined with subtle tones and unique shapes that is bo...
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2010s Color-Field Abstract Paintings

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Archival Ink, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor, Archival Paper

Light Hold Light, Vertical Abstract Painting with Stripes in Lilac, Peach, Mint
By Audrey Stone
Located in Kent, CT
In this vertical abstract flashe painting on canvas, thin stripes of color in gradient shades of soft hues, starting with lilac and pale purple in the center to pale peach and mint b...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Vinyl

King of Daffs II, Large Vertical Abstract Painting in Yellow, Garnet Red, White
By Mary Judge
Located in Kent, CT
In this large, vertical oil painting on linen, the yellow background is vibrant and bright, offsetting a layered, eye-catching geometric pattern in white and berry red with a mottled...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

Sea Glass Two, Vertical Abstract Painting on Paper, Mint Blue, Aqua Green, Brown
By Elizabeth Gourlay
Located in Kent, CT
In this abstract painting in ink and gouache on paper by Elizabeth Gourlay, clean and precise, carefully ordered blocks of color in shades of mint green, light blue, pale teal and go...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Archival Ink, Gouache, Archival Paper, Graphite

Bluepink, Vertical Abstract Painting on Paper in Pink, Blue and Orange on Beige
By Elizabeth Gourlay
Located in Kent, CT
In this abstract painting in gouache on paper by Elizabeth Gourlay, clean and precise, carefully ordered blocks of color in orange, blue and pink are bright against the earthy beige ...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Gouache, Archival Paper

Untitled 389, Vertical Abstract Painting, Navy Blue, Pink, Orange, Magenta, Red
By Gabe Brown
Located in Kent, CT
This colorful work on paper by Gabe Brown is composed of carefully ordered patterns, geometric shapes and delicate lines in bright blue, teal, bright green, purple and neon pink. Sig...
Category

2010s Contemporary Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Ink, Watercolor, Color Pencil

Gateway, Vertical Abstract Painting in Indigo Blue, Peach, Purple, Light Green
By Gabe Brown
Located in Kent, CT
This colorful oil painting on linen mounted on panel by Gabe Brown is composed of carefully ordered patterns, geometric shapes and delicate lines in pale peach, light orange, lilac p...
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2010s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil, Panel

Goblet (Contemporary Vertical Abstract Color Block Painting in Yellow & Green)
By Ralph Stout
Located in Hudson, NY
Vertical abstract painting, acrylic on canvas 54 x 36 x 1 inches, unframed with painted sides This vertical, modern abstract acrylic painting on canvas was painted by Ralph Stout in...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Second Story, Large, Abstract Vertical Oil Painting, Orange, Green, Blue, White
By Josette Urso
Located in Kent, CT
This large, vertical, abstract painting in oil on canvas is composed of thoughtfully combined sections of varying textures and areas of pattern, stripes, circles, dots and undulation...
Category

2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Transfer Meridian Three, Vertical Abstract Geometric Painting, Blue, Yellow
By David Collins
Located in Kent, CT
In this vertical, abstract painting in acrylic on paper on linen mounted on panel by David Collins geometric shapes in shades of dark indigo, navy and light sky blue, soft sage green...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Linen, Paper, Acrylic, Panel

Golden, Vertical Abstract Geometric Painting in Light Orange, Eggplant, Mauve
By Jenny Kemp
Located in Kent, CT
In this vertical abstract painting in acrylic on linen mounted on panel, a symmetrical, geometric shape is composed of curving lines in light orange outlined in pale green, bright an...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Linen, Acrylic, Panel

Transfer Meridian One, Vertical Abstract Geometric Painting, Blue, Green, Yellow
By David Collins
Located in Kent, CT
In this vertical, abstract painting in acrylic on paper on linen mounted on panel by David Collins, the sky blue background complements geometric shapes in shades of dark indigo and ...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

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Linen, Acrylic, Paper, Panel

Canards Three, Vertical Abstract Geometric Painting, Yellow, Pink, Green, Blue
By David Collins
Located in Kent, CT
In this vertical, abstract painting in acrylic and silk on paper mounted on linen by David Collins, geometric shapes are colorful and vibrant in shades of yellow from mustard to cana...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

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Linen, Paper, Acrylic, Panel

Say Yes, Large Abstract Vertical Oil Painting in Red, White, Pink, Yellow, Green
By Josette Urso
Located in Kent, CT
This large, vertical, abstract painting is composed of thoughtfully combined sections of varying textures and areas of pattern, stripes, circles, dots and undulations in cheerful, ex...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Vertical garden 1 (Abstract painting)
By Adrienn Krahl
Located in London, GB
Vertical garden 1 (Abstract painting) Acrylic, oil pastel and graphite on canvas - Unframed. Artwork exclusive to IdeelArt. This artwork will be shipped rolled in a dent-resistant...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil Pastel, Acrylic, Graphite

Vertical garden 2 (Abstract painting)
By Adrienn Krahl
Located in London, GB
Vertical garden 2 (Abstract painting) Acrylic, oil pastel and graphite on canvas - Unframed. Artwork exclusive to IdeelArt. This artwork will be shipped rolled in a dent-resistant...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil Pastel, Acrylic, Graphite

"Aerial", Vertical Multicolor Abstract Acrylic Painting
By Philippe Saucourt
Located in Clermont-Ferrand, FR
In his artworks, the painter Philippe Saucourt seeks the harmony of opposites between movement and flatness, between transparency and opacity, between density and emptiness, and betw...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Vertical Abstract #5
By Leslie Luverne Anderson
Located in Soquel, CA
Colorful abstract painting by Les (Leslie Luverne) Anderson (American, 1928-2009). From the estate of Les Anderson in Monterey, California. Unframed. Unsigned. Image size: 49"H x 32"...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Masonite, Oil

FANTASY-SWAMP- vertical colorful abstract painting
Located in Miami, FL
Abstract Paintings, height 48 in, width 24 in, the painting shown on the wall may not be proportional to the room size.
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2010s Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Red and Black Tornado Vertical Abstract Oil Painting
By Jean Soyer
Located in Clermont-Ferrand, FR
This artwork really demonstrates Jean Soyer's skills. It features a red and black cone-shaped comb back and forth movement following the top-left to bottom right diagonal, on a black...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"Prelude" Colorful Modern Vertical Striped Minimalist Abstract Painting
By Elva Stewart
Located in Houston, TX
Colorful linear abstract painting by modern artist Elva Stewart. The work features a rainbow of vertical stripes set against a white background. Stewart is a contemporary artist who ...
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1970s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

"Forty XXX #2" Abstract Red and Purple Vertical Painting
By McKie Trotter
Located in Houston, TX
Abstract red and purple vertical striped painting titled "Forty XXX #2" by McKie Trotter. The piece is signed by the artist in the bottom left corner and is currently displayed in a ...
Category

1950s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Karimat - Original Modern Abstract Painting - Multicolored Vertical Stripes
By Ned Evans
Located in New York, NY
Karimat is an original abstract painting by California native Ned Evans. It features acrylic paint and mixed media on wood and canvas and multicolored vertical stripes. This contempo...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Somber Beginnings (Vertical Gestural Abstract Painting on Canvas)
By Christopher Engel
Located in Hudson, NY
59 x 46 x 1.5 inches This abstract expressionist style vertical painting was created by Hudson Valley based artist, Christoper Engel, in 2010. The composition features broad, gestur...
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2010s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Vertical Abstract Geometric Composition
Located in Soquel, CA
Bold abstract composition by an unknown artist, "Moriarty". Signed on verso. Presented flush mounted to a wood frame.
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Late 20th Century Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Oil, Wood Panel

Vertical Abstract #3 - "Ghostly Touching"
By Leslie Luverne Anderson
Located in Soquel, CA
Dynamic abstract expressionist painting by Les (Leslie Luverne) Anderson (American, 1928-2009).Oil on masonite. Titled "Ghostly Touching" on verso. Signed "Les Anderson" bottom left....
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1960s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Masonite, Oil

Vertical abstract oil painting - architectural neutral forms Blue Slate
By Stephen Cimini
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Drawing from the architectural origins of his past work, this series of abstract oil paintings contemplate geometric spaces and their relationships to each other. This piece uses oil...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Oil

"A Glorious Awakening" - Large Vertical Yellow and Orange Abstract Painting
By Heidi Thompson
Located in New York, NY
Heidi Thompson "A Glorious Awakening" is a 60 x 50 inch abstract painting on canvas. Unframed. Rust, yellow, and blue colors create a very poetic abstraction of color and light, remi...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

TN 565 by Hachiro Kanno - Calligraphy-based abstract painting, vertical
By Hachiro Kanno
Located in Paris, FR
TN 565, by Japanese contemporary artist Hachiro Kanno. Ink and acrylic on canvas, 195 cm × 97 cm. The painter draws its resources from Japanese calligraphy and his favorite themes i...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Ink, Acrylic

Enchantress by Augusta Wilson 2018, Vertical Framed Abstract Paper Painting
By Augusta Wilson
Located in Atlanta, GA
This piece is framed, floating between two panes of glass and finished with a champagne frame. The framed size of this piece is 27 x 20. Augusta Hyland Wilson is most interested in...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Mixed Media

Something I Saw (Vertical Modern Abstract Painting in Blue, Grey, & Yellow)
By Corinne Robbins
Located in Hudson, NY
oil on canvas in thin wood frame 48 x 30 x 1.5 inches This vertical, contemporary abstract painting with a vibrant palette was created by Hudson Valley-based artist Corinne Robbins....
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Peridot- contemporary vertical white green blue abstract painting on paper
By Charlotte Foust
Located in New York, NY
Charlotte Foust is best known for her abstract painting style of expressive marks combined with fluid lines. Through an intuitive painting process, spontaneous gestures and marks com...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Archival Paper, Acrylic

Black and White 5 by Debora Stewart, Vertical Botanical Abstract Painting
By Debora Stewart
Located in Atlanta, GA
'Black and White 5' is a medium size botanical abstract acrylic on canvas painting of medium size created by American artist Debora Stewart in 2019. Featuring a palette made of white...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Hydrology (Contemporary Vertical Abstract Expressionist Painting, Blue & White)
By Ragellah Rourke
Located in Hudson, NY
60 x 48 inches mixed media and plaster on wood panel This contemporary, large vertical abstract expressionist & symbolist style painting was created by Hudson Valley based artist, R...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Plaster, Acrylic, Wood Panel

Black and White 6 by Debora Stewart, Vertical Abstract Botanical Painting
By Debora Stewart
Located in Atlanta, GA
'Black and White 6' is a medium size botanical abstract acrylic on canvas painting of medium size created by American artist Debora Stewart in 2019. Featuring a palette made of white...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Insomnia, Contemporary Abstract Art Oil Acrylic Painting Pink Brown Vertical
By Irena Chrul
Located in London, England
'Insomnia' is a beautiful contemporary abstract oil and acrylic painting on canvas by well-known Canadian artist - Irena Chrul. A stunning pink, purple, brown color artwork depicting...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Acrylic

Euphoria: Abstract Mid Century Modern Vertical Painting in Black, Orange & Cream
By Ralph Stout
Located in Hudson, NY
Acrylic on linen 36 x 30 inches This vertical, contemporary abstract acrylic painting on wood panel was made by Ralph Stout in 2017. Stout is celebrated for his colorful canvases a...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Linen, Acrylic

Window Seat (Geometric, Lyrical Abstract Vertical Oil Painting in Yellow & Blue)
By Anthony Finta
Located in Hudson, NY
Geometric, Lyrical Abstract oil painting on canvas in bright yellow, sky blue, and white - inspired by abstract expressionist Richard Diebenkorn "Window Seat" by Anthony Finta 40 x 3...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Enamel

Abstract Oil on Board Painting, Blue, Pink, Yellow, Black, Vertical Horizontal
By Paul Kauvar Smith
Located in Denver, CO
Abstract painting in blue, pink, yellow, green, and black by Paul Kauvar Smith (1893-1977). Oil on board. Presented in a custom frame, outer dimensions measure 29 ½ x 23 ¾ x 2 inche...
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1950s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

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Vertical Abstract Paintings For Sale on 1stDibs

Find a variety of vertical abstract paintings available on 1stDibs. Finding the perfect Contemporary, Abstract or Impressionist examples of these works for your space is difficult — today, we have a vast range of variations and more on offer. These items have been made for many years, with versions that date back to the 20th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century. Adding a colorful pieces of art to a room that is mostly decorated in warm neutral tones can yield a welcome change — see the vertical abstract paintings on 1stDibs that include elements of gray, brown, beige, black and more. Damien Hirst, Gabe Brown, Charles Ross, Elizabeth Gourlay and Kelley B. Ogburn took a thoughtful approach to this subject that are worth considering. Each of these unique pieces was handmade with extraordinary care, with artists most often working in paint, fabric and canvas. Large vertical abstract paintings can be an attractive addition to some spaces, while the smaller iterations available — each spanning 3 inches in width — may make for a better choice for a more modest living area.

How Much are Vertical Abstract Paintings?

Vertical abstract paintings can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price for items in our inventory is $2,567, while the lowest priced sells for $220 and the highest can go for as much as $27,000.

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