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Genre Paintings

A genre scene depicts everyday life. Through the 19th century, genre scenes held the third level of prestige for painters, after history scenes and portraits. Genre scenes have a strong domestic appeal and have persisted throughout art history.

Johannes Vermeer painted some of the most famous genre scenes. His "Woman Holding a Balance," c. 1664, at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. is a perfect example. Art lovers celebrate Vermeer for his masterful application of lighting and perspective.

Genre painting went away as painters focused on abstraction in the 1900s, but contemporary artists are newly adopting genre painting. For example, American artist Jonathan Gardner paints neo-cubist genre scenes of women at leisure, often smoking cigarettes. Glenn Ness paints genre... Read more

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Painting Oil On Canvas

April 26, 2018, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$10 (starting bid)

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Framed Vintage Street Scene

April 26, 2018, 11:00 AM EST
Norwood, MA, USA

$10 (starting bid)

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But Coach!

April 26, 2018, 2:00 PM PST
Las Vegas, NV, USA

$290 (starting bid)

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No Image Available

April 26, 2018, 2:00 PM PST
Las Vegas, NV, USA

$1,050 (starting bid)

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Howard Terpning - Far Seeing Glass (Artists Proof)

April 26, 2018, 2:00 PM PST
Las Vegas, NV, USA

$2,050 (starting bid)

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Howard Terpning - Guarding the Lodge (Artists Proof)

April 26, 2018, 2:00 PM PST
Las Vegas, NV, USA

$840 (starting bid)

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1834 Signed  F.Menfi Gouache Painting

April 26, 2018, 6:00 PM EST
New Milford, CT, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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SOFIA GARCIA: OIL ON CANVAS PAINTING 'GUARDIAN'

April 26, 2018, 3:00 PM PST
San Gabriel, CA, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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Painting Attributed To Richard Jack

April 26, 2018, 6:00 PM PST
Victoria, BC, Canada

CAD150 (starting bid)

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Patrick Shirvington (1952 - ) - 'Single Movement' 39 x 29cm

April 27, 2018, 12:30 PM AEST
Sydney, Australia

AUD50 (starting bid)

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Kevin Best (1932 - 2012) - Enroute 52 x 69.5cm

April 27, 2018, 2:30 PM AEST
Sydney, Australia

AUD750 (starting bid)

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Andrew Sibley (1933 - 2015) - The Primal Meeting, 2004 (Meet the Family Series) 132.5 x 122.5cm

April 27, 2018, 2:30 PM AEST
Sydney, Australia

AUD1,200 (starting bid)

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Sidney Nolan (1917 - 1992) - Travelling Through Time, 1994 24 x 30cm

April 27, 2018, 2:30 PM AEST
Sydney, Australia

AUD1,500 (starting bid)

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Hugh Sawrey (1919 - 1999) - Repairing No.10 Bore, West QLD 49.5 x 59.5cm

April 27, 2018, 2:30 PM AEST
Sydney, Australia

AUD3,000 (starting bid)

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David Boyd (1924 - 2011) - Discovering Gold under the Old Redgum 59.5 x 73.5cm

April 27, 2018, 2:30 PM AEST
Sydney, Australia

AUD5,000 (starting bid)

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Walter Withers (1854 - 1914) - Road to Eltham 15.5 x 33.5cm

April 27, 2018, 2:30 PM AEST
Sydney, Australia

AUD750 (starting bid)

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John W. Pickup (1931 - ) - Shades of Matt Buchanan 45 x 60cm

April 27, 2018, 2:30 PM AEST
Sydney, Australia

AUD150 (starting bid)

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Sherwin Paul Gonzales (b.1973)

April 27, 2018, 2:00 PM PHT
Makati City , Philippines

PHP12,000 (starting bid)

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Roberto Balajadia (1945 - 2005)

April 27, 2018, 2:00 PM PHT
Makati City , Philippines

PHP12,000 (starting bid)

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Randie M. Gutierrez

April 27, 2018, 2:00 PM PHT
Makati City , Philippines

PHP20,000 (starting bid)

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Macario Vitalis (1898 - 1990)

April 27, 2018, 2:00 PM PHT
Makati City , Philippines

PHP30,000 (starting bid)

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Dominador Castañeda (1904 - 1967)

April 27, 2018, 2:00 PM PHT
Makati City , Philippines

PHP20,000 (starting bid)

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Jim Orencio (b.1969)

April 27, 2018, 2:00 PM PHT
Makati City , Philippines

PHP55,000 (starting bid)

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Hinoner

April 27, 2018, 2:00 PM PHT
Makati City , Philippines

PHP8,000 (starting bid)

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Unknown Artist

April 27, 2018, 2:00 PM PHT
Makati City , Philippines

PHP8,000 (starting bid)

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Unknown Artist

April 27, 2018, 2:00 PM PHT
Makati City , Philippines

PHP12,000 (starting bid)

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LACHUR, MACIEJ (1927-2008, poln. Maler),

April 27, 2018, 11:00 AM CET
Stuttgart, Germany

€1,200 (starting bid)

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MEILOF, RON (Maler 20. Jh.),

April 27, 2018, 11:00 AM CET
Stuttgart, Germany

€240 (starting bid)

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MEILOF, RON (Maler 20. Jh.),

April 27, 2018, 11:00 AM CET
Stuttgart, Germany

€360 (starting bid)

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WINTER, H.W.G. (geb. 1937),

April 27, 2018, 11:00 AM CET
Stuttgart, Germany

€720 (starting bid)

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LEEGHWATER, C. (holländischer Maler 20. Jh),

April 27, 2018, 11:00 AM CET
Stuttgart, Germany

€240 (starting bid)

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POTTER, L. (Maler 19./20. Jh.),

April 27, 2018, 11:00 AM CET
Stuttgart, Germany

€360 (starting bid)

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MALER 19. Jh.,

April 27, 2018, 11:00 AM CET
Stuttgart, Germany

€300 (starting bid)

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SCHILDKNECHT, GEORG (Fürth 1850-1939 München),

April 27, 2018, 11:00 AM CET
Stuttgart, Germany

€300 (starting bid)

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BERCHEM, NICOLAES, UMKREIS (1620-1683, holländischer Maler),

April 27, 2018, 11:00 AM CET
Stuttgart, Germany

€4,700 (starting bid)

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GILBERT, wohl VICTOR, attr./Umkreis (V.G.: Paris 1847-1933 ebenda)

April 27, 2018, 11:00 AM CET
Stuttgart, Germany

€700 (starting bid)

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BRAUN, SIGI (geb. 1928)

April 27, 2018, 11:00 AM CET
Stuttgart, Germany

€540 (starting bid)

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