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Figural Paintings

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

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Oil on Board of Lady in a Room Scene

February 25, 2018, 10:00 AM EST
Flushing, NY, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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European Style Oil on Canvas

February 25, 2018, 10:00 AM EST
Flushing, NY, USA

$50 (starting bid)

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Prince Twins Seven Seven (1944-2011) Painting

February 25, 2018, 10:00 AM EST
Philadelphia, PA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Vintage Painted Mexican Paper Mache Skeleton

February 25, 2018, 10:00 AM EST
Philadelphia, PA, USA

$30 (1 bid)

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No Image Available

February 25, 2018, 11:00 AM EST
Larchmont, NY, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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BRODERSEN, Morris. Mixed Media. Untitled (Figural

February 25, 2018, 11:00 AM EST
Larchmont, NY, USA

$300 (starting bid)

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LOUIS FABIEN (1924-    ) FRENCH

February 25, 2018, 12:00 PM EST
Clarkston, MI, USA

$2,750 (starting bid)

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BERTRAM HARTMAN WATERCOLOR FIGURES

February 25, 2018, 12:00 PM EST
St. Petersburg, FL, USA

$200 (1 bid)

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LARGE ILLUSTRATION BY EMIL STRAUSS

February 25, 2018, 12:00 PM EST
St. Petersburg, FL, USA

$300 (starting bid)

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Painting, Tito Salomini

February 25, 2018, 9:30 AM PST
Oakland, CA, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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Paintings, Diane Shorrock

February 25, 2018, 9:30 AM PST
Oakland, CA, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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MARILYN BENDELL OIL ON CANVAS PAINTING, 1966

February 25, 2018, 1:00 PM EST
SARASOTA, FL, USA

$50 (starting bid)

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February 25, 2018, 1:00 PM EST
SARASOTA, FL, USA

$25 (starting bid)

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ITZCHAK TARKAY ORIGINAL WATER COLOR HAND SIGNED

February 25, 2018, 1:00 PM EST
Delray Beach, FL, USA

$900 (starting bid)

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LEONARD TOMASZEWSKI (POLAND 1913-2002) PAINTING

February 25, 2018, 1:00 PM EST
SARASOTA, FL, USA

$50 (starting bid)

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WATERCOLOR SIGNED J.C.R.

February 25, 2018, 1:00 PM EST
SARASOTA, FL, USA

$25 (starting bid)

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February 25, 2018, 1:00 PM EST
SARASOTA, FL, USA

$25 (starting bid)

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Shalom Reiser (Israeli - Polish, 1920-2001)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$120 (starting bid)

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Gershon Rennert (Israeli - German, 1929-2010)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$90 (1 bid)

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Sioma Baram (Israeli, 1919-1980)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$380 (starting bid)

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David Hendler (Israeli, 1904-1984)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$220 (starting bid)

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Ruth Schloss (Israeli-German, 1922-2013)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$700 (starting bid)

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Uri Stettner (Israeli, 1935-1999)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$2,400 (starting bid)

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Marik Lechner (Israeli, b. Ukraine 1968)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$2,400 (starting bid)

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Moussia Toulman (French - Israeli - Ukrainian, 1903-1997)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$280 (starting bid)

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Zvi Ehrman (Israeli - Polish, 1903-1993)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$60 (starting bid)

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Mario Doretti (Israeli - Italian, b. 1929)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$480 (starting bid)

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Josef Halevi (Israeli - Dutch, 1923-2009)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$380 (starting bid)

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Shlomo Van den Berg (Israeli - German, 1920-1982)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$240 (starting bid)

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Gabi Benzano (Israeli, born Morocco, 1943)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$100 (starting bid)

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Uri Stettner (Israeli, 1935-1999)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$900 (starting bid)

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Menachem Helholz-Or (Israeli - French, 1911-2008)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$120 (starting bid)

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Victor Shtivelberg (Israeli - German - Ukrainian, b. Odessa, 1960)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$180 (starting bid)

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Avinoam Kosovsky (Israeli, born 1949)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$380 (starting bid)

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Jenny Lustiger (Israeli - Belgian, born 1929)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$50 (starting bid)

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Moussia Toulman (French - Israeli - Ukrainian, 1903-1997)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$120 (starting bid)

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Unknown / Unidentified Polish Artist

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$280 (starting bid)

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Leo Roth (Israeli, 1914-2002)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$50 (starting bid)

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Alfred Aberdam (French - Polish - Ukrainian, 1894-1963)

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$200 (starting bid)

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Unknown / Unidentified Middle Eastern Artist

February 25, 2018, 11:45 PM PST
Tel Aviv, Israel

$280 (starting bid)

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De Bock J : Huile sur panneau, dame couchée sur le coté, signée à droite, d

February 26, 2018, 3:00 PM CET
Uccle, Belgium

€150 (starting bid)

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DIPINTO

February 26, 2018, 3:00 PM CET
Genoa, Italy

€20,000 (starting bid)

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Azuelos Gabriel dit Gaby : Huile sur toile, tombée de la nuit sur la ville,

February 26, 2018, 3:00 PM CET
Uccle, Belgium

€44 (starting bid)

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Baes Emile (1879-1954) : Huile sur toile, dame se mirant, signée en bas à d

February 26, 2018, 3:00 PM CET
Uccle, Belgium

€740 (starting bid)

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Van Well Jean : Huile sur toile, dame assise dans une décor floral, titrée

February 26, 2018, 3:00 PM CET
Uccle, Belgium

€300 (starting bid)

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Potier Maurice

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM CET
4030 Grivegnee, Belgium

€45 (starting bid)

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Mahaux E.

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM CET
4030 Grivegnee, Belgium

€140 (starting bid)

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Potier Maurice

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM CET
4030 Grivegnee, Belgium

€70 (starting bid)

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Jamar Armand

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM CET
4030 Grivegnee, Belgium

€260 (starting bid)

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Estella Frances Solomons HRHA (1882-1968) SEAMUS READING IN THE SAND DUNES

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM GMT
Ballsbridge, Ireland

€1,100 (1 bid)

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William Conor OBE RHA RUA ROI (1881-1968) HORSE AND CART

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM GMT
Ballsbridge, Ireland

€750 (starting bid)

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Jack Butler Yeats RHA (1871-1957) OLD MEN BATHING, 1922

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM GMT
Ballsbridge, Ireland

€30,000 (starting bid)

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George Campbell RHA (1917-1979) ANTONIO ORDÓÑEZ, 1978

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM GMT
Ballsbridge, Ireland

€2,200 (starting bid)

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Pauline Bewick RHA (b.1935) THE OPEN DOOR, 1967

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM GMT
Ballsbridge, Ireland

€1,100 (starting bid)

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Martin Gale RHA (b.1949) BLANKET, 1978

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM GMT
Ballsbridge, Ireland

€2,200 (starting bid)

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Robert Ballagh (b.1943) WHERE IS JOE?, c.1989

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM GMT
Ballsbridge, Ireland

€1,500 (starting bid)

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John Boyd (b.1957) CAPRA IV

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM GMT
Ballsbridge, Ireland

€3,600 (1 bid)

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Anita Shelbourne RHA (b.1938) LANDSCAPE WITH FIGURE

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM GMT
Ballsbridge, Ireland

€600 (starting bid)

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Markey Robinson (1918-1999) GOING HOME

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM GMT
Ballsbridge, Ireland

€440 (starting bid)

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Markey Robinson (1918-1999) TWO SHAWLIES

February 26, 2018, 6:00 PM GMT
Ballsbridge, Ireland

€750 (starting bid)

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