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Figural, or figurative painting has been around since the days of Paleolithic cave painting. Egyptian artists later represented figures by combining a side profile of the face with front-facing eye with front-facing torso and the legs back in profile. The Greeks and Romans celebrated idealized human form in sculpture.

In the Gothic period, religious figures such as the holy family were represented in art. The figures were flattened and solemn. In the Northern and Italian Renaissance, artists celebrated humanity. They showed the holy family as deeply emotive beings grounded in this world, wearing Renaissance fashions. These artists found inspiration in the ancient Romans.

In the 19th century, artists sought to paint the reality of life, but styles also became flatter and more abstracted... Read more Read more

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Mandy Johnson - Pier Packing

February 27, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Hilton Head Island, SC, USA

$1,200 (starting bid)

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Jérôme MESNAGER Français - Né en 1961 SANS TITRE - 2011 Acrylique sur volet en bois

February 14, 2016, 4:00 PM CET
Paris, France

€1,500 (starting bid)

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Mandy Johnson - Seven For Supper

February 27, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Hilton Head Island, SC, USA

$300 (starting bid)

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Paulina Zalewska (b. 1981) The walk in clouds, 2016

February 16, 2016, 7:00 PM CET
Warszawa, Poland

PLN500 (starting bid)

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Zygmunt Jozef Menkes (1896 - 1986) Woman with Poppies

February 18, 2016, 7:00 PM CET
Warszawa, Poland

PLN11,000 (starting bid)

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**Henry Somm 1844-1907 (French) Elégante à l'ombrelle watercolor on paper

February 16, 2016, 7:30 PM EET
Jerusalem, NY, USA

$810 (starting bid)

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Mark Horton - Checking the Net

February 27, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Hilton Head Island, SC, USA

$600 (starting bid)

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**Henry Somm 1844-1907 (French) Elégante à l'éventail watercolor on paper

February 16, 2016, 7:30 PM EET
Jerusalem, NY, USA

$810 (starting bid)

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CUNDO BERMUDEZ (Cuban, 1914-2008)

February 22, 2016, 8:15 PM EST
Miami, FL, USA

$2,500 (starting bid)

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**Attributed to Max Liebermann 1847-1935 (German) Two peasants oil on cardboard

February 16, 2016, 7:30 PM EET
Jerusalem, NY, USA

$2,250 (starting bid)

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Henri Le Roux (1872 - 1942) Le lever, 1937 Huile s

March 6, 2016, 2:30 PM CET
Bruxelles, Belgium

€400 (starting bid)

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Henri Le Roux (1872 - 1942) Convalescence, 1938 Hu

March 6, 2016, 2:30 PM CET
Bruxelles, Belgium

€500 (starting bid)

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RENE PORTOCARRERO (Cuban, 1912-1985)

February 22, 2016, 8:15 PM EST
Miami, FL, USA

$5,000 (starting bid)

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JEF AEROSOL Français, né en 1957 QUADROPHENIA - 2015 Pochoir et peinture aérosol sur carton

February 14, 2016, 4:00 PM CET
Paris, France

€8,500 (starting bid)

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ALBERT PIERSON FRENCH 19TH/20TH CENTURY

February 20, 2016, 9:00 AM PST
Avon, CT, USA

$250 (starting bid)

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Fedor Ivanovich Zakharov, ‘Repose’, Work on Paper, 1910

February 16, 2016, 6:00 PM CET
New York, NY, USA

$2,400 (starting bid)

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Dan McCaw - Anticipation

February 27, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Hilton Head Island, SC, USA

$4,251 (starting bid)

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Kaethe Hoeltzell (1925 - 2013) American impressionism

March 3, 2016, 5:00 PM EST
Boca Raton, FL, USA

$340 (starting bid)

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George Kars 1882-1945 (Czech) Young girl, 1923 oil on canvas

February 16, 2016, 7:30 PM EET
Jerusalem, NY, USA

$16,200 (starting bid)

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Dan McCaw - Beach Buddies

February 27, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Hilton Head Island, SC, USA

$2,000 (starting bid)

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Charles Towne (1763-1840) - Haystacking

February 23, 2016, 10:00 AM GMT
Newbury, United Kingdom

£750 (starting bid)

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Alicja Kappa (b. 1973) Foretaste, 2016

February 16, 2016, 7:00 PM CET
Warszawa, Poland

PLN500 (starting bid)

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Anatoly Nikolaevich Talalaev, Signalwoman, Oil on Canvas, 1960

February 16, 2016, 6:00 PM CET
New York, NY, USA

$1,000 (starting bid)

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FAUVISM 20th C. Oil signed, 1950's

March 3, 2016, 5:00 PM EST
Boca Raton, FL, USA

$340 (starting bid)

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Ilona Herc (b. 1972) The presence, 2016

February 16, 2016, 7:00 PM CET
Warszawa, Poland

PLN500 (starting bid)

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Karin Jurick - Double Date

February 27, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Hilton Head Island, SC, USA

$1,200 (starting bid)

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Jolanta Lach (b. 1988) Untitled, 2016

February 16, 2016, 7:00 PM CET
Warszawa, Poland

PLN500 (starting bid)

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The Cecilia Leonardo Did Not Capture- Luis Riera

February 12, 2016, 5:30 PM PST
Vista, CA, USA

$625 (starting bid)

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English School (19th Century) - A grey horse in a stable with a groom

February 23, 2016, 10:00 AM GMT
Newbury, United Kingdom

£100 (starting bid)

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Ralph D Dunkelberger

February 20, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Bath , PA, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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BYRON GALVEZ MEXICAN 1941-2009

February 20, 2016, 9:00 AM PST
Avon, CT, USA

$1,500 (starting bid)

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Otto Lingner (1856-1917), ‘Welcome’, Oil Painting, Berlin, 1890

March 1, 2016, 6:00 PM CET
Berlin, Germany

€2,400 (starting bid)

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Mark Kostabi

February 18, 2016, 9:00 AM PST
Philadelphia, PA, USA

$6,500 (starting bid)

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Oscar Zalameda (1930-2010)  Flower Vendors

February 20, 2016, 2:00 PM PHT
Makati City , Philippines

PHP200,000 (starting bid)

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OSWALDO VIGAS (Venezuelan, 1926-2014)

February 22, 2016, 8:15 PM EST
Miami, FL, USA

$1,500 (starting bid)

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Benjamin Blake, 3 works, all oil on canvas, each showing figures in various poses, largest 173 x 132cm

February 13, 2016, 10:00 AM ACDT
Thornleigh, Australia

AUD10 (starting bid)

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Charles Counhaye (1884 - 1971) Le peintre à son ba

March 6, 2016, 2:30 PM CET
Bruxelles, Belgium

€1,000 (starting bid)

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PEDRO ESTEBAN MARTINEZ (1991 - ) - Through the Hoop, Listed

March 3, 2016, 5:00 PM EST
Boca Raton, FL, USA

$240 (starting bid)

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Ross Stefan - Passing By

February 27, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Hilton Head Island, SC, USA

$1,000 (starting bid)

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ALEXANDER  KHOMSKY Oil on Canvas, Listed

March 3, 2016, 5:00 PM EST
Boca Raton, FL, USA

$700 (starting bid)

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Jacek Sroka (b. 1957) Ensign, 1987

February 23, 2016, 7:00 PM CET
Warszawa, Poland

PLN4,000 (starting bid)

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E. B. Lewis - I, Human (IH XV)

February 27, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Hilton Head Island, SC, USA

$1,700 (starting bid)

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ALEXANDER  KHOMSKY Oil on Canvas, Modern Eve, Listed

March 3, 2016, 5:00 PM EST
Boca Raton, FL, USA

$100 (1 bid)

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EMILIANO DI CAVALCANTI (Brazilian, 1897-1976)

February 22, 2016, 8:15 PM EST
Miami, FL, USA

$950 (starting bid)

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Janusz Orzechowski (b. 1982) In the sun IV, 2015

February 16, 2016, 7:00 PM CET
Warszawa, Poland

PLN500 (starting bid)

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Jack Butler Yeats RHA (1871-1957) THE QUAY WORKER'S HOME, 1927

February 29, 2016, 6:00 PM GMT
Ballsbridge, Ireland

€45,000 (starting bid)

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E. B. Lewis - I, Human (IH XIII)

February 27, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Hilton Head Island, SC, USA

$2,001 (starting bid)

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Paul Barthel (1862-1933), Interior With Lady, Oil, c. 1920

March 2, 2016, 6:00 PM CET
Berlin, Germany

€1,100 (starting bid)

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Bobby Bagley - Southern Things

February 27, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Hilton Head Island, SC, USA

$3,251 (starting bid)

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Jerzy Tchorzewski (1928 - 1999) Composition, 1987

February 23, 2016, 7:00 PM CET
Warszawa, Poland

PLN20,000 (starting bid)

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Rudolph Eichstaedt, Interior, Oil on canvas, c. 1907

March 2, 2016, 6:00 PM CET
Berlin, Germany

€1,000 (starting bid)

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**French School 20th century Seaside scene oil on panel

February 16, 2016, 7:30 PM EET
Jerusalem, NY, USA

$1,080 (starting bid)

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Neil Boyle - Miss Ruby at Home

February 27, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Hilton Head Island, SC, USA

$500 (1 bid)

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