Painting Reproductions of Animals - Page 18

Animal painting is an art form that dates back to the earliest civilizations. Animals have been depicted in art for thousands of years as symbols of power, as pets, or as objects of hunting. The ancient Egyptians were known for their paintings of animals, especially cats, in their tombs and temples. In ancient Greece and Rome, animal paintings were popular as decorations in homes and public spaces. During the Renaissance, artists such as Albrecht Dürer continued the tradition of painting animals, but with greater realism and attention to detail.

In the 18th and 19th centuries, animal painting became increasingly popular in Europe and America as interest in natural history and zoology grew. Artists such as John James Audubon in America and Carl Rungius in Germany, gained recognition for their detailed and scientifically accurate paintings of animals in their natural habitats. The genre of animal portraiture also became popular, with artists creating paintings of people's pets or of livestock as a means of capturing their likenesses.

In the 19th and 20th centuries, animal painting became a genre in its own right, with artists such as Rosa Bonheur, Edwin Landseer creating works that celebrated the beauty and majesty of animals. Today, animal painting continues to be a popular genre, with contemporary artists creating works that are both realistic and abstract, and that explore the relationship between humans and animals.

In the 20th century, modernist artists such as Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque and Franz Marc incorporated animals into their cubist, surrealist and expressionist works, often as a way to comment on the human condition or to explore the boundaries between the natural world and the human imagination. Today, animal painting continues to evolve, with artists using a variety of styles and techniques to create works that are both beautiful and thought-provoking.

Overall, animal painting has a rich history that reflects the changing attitudes and values of different cultures and time periods. Whether as symbols of power and prestige, as objects of scientific inquiry, or as subjects of aesthetic contemplation, animals have played a central role in the development of Western art, and continue to inspire and captivate artists and audiences alike.

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The Duke of Marlborough's Bay Hunter, with a Groom in Livery in a Lake Landscape, undated by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction
SKU: STG-11625
George Stubbs
Original Size: 101.5 x 127 cm
Private Collection

Two Hunters out at Grass, 1789 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

Two Hunters out at Grass 1789

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1237
Canvas Print
$49.34
SKU: STG-11624
George Stubbs
Original Size: unknown
Private Collection

A Horse Affrighted by a Lion, 1788 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction
SKU: STG-11623
George Stubbs
Original Size: 22.7 x 31.7 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

Hound Coursing a Stag, c.1762 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

Hound Coursing a Stag c.1762

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1340
Canvas Print
$59.55
SKU: STG-11622
George Stubbs
Original Size: 100 x 125.7 cm
Philadelphia Museum of Art Pennsylvania USA

Brown and White Norfolk or Water Spaniel, 1778 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

Brown and White Norfolk or Water Spaniel 1778

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1569
Canvas Print
$62.53
SKU: STG-11621
George Stubbs
Original Size: 80.6 x 97.2 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

The Farmer's Wife and the Raven, 1786 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

The Farmer's Wife and the Raven 1786

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1288
Canvas Print
$51.11
SKU: STG-11620
George Stubbs
Original Size: 67.2 x 98 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

Tristram Shandy, a Bay Racehorse Held by a Groom in an Extensive Landscape, c.1760 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction
SKU: STG-11619
George Stubbs
Original Size: 101.6 x 127 cm
Private Collection

Freeman, the Earl of Clarendon's Gamekeeper with a Dying Doe and Hound, 1800 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction
SKU: STG-11618
George Stubbs
Original Size: 101.6 x 127 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

Five Brood Mares, undated by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

Five Brood Mares undated

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1624
Canvas Print
$49.34
SKU: STG-11617
George Stubbs
Original Size: 99 x 188 cm
Private Collection

A Horse Belonging to the Rt. Honourable Lord Grosvenor called 'Bandy' from His Crooked Leg, 1763 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction
SKU: STG-11616
George Stubbs
Original Size: 86 x 129 cm
Private Collection

A Zebra, 1763 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

A Zebra 1763

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1459
Canvas Print
$59.55
SKU: STG-11615
George Stubbs
Original Size: 103 x 127.5 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

Mares and Foals Disturbed by an Approaching Storm, c.1764/66 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction
SKU: STG-11614
George Stubbs
Original Size: 99.1 x 188 cm
Private Collection

Rufus (Pangloss), c.1762/65 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

Rufus (Pangloss) c.1762/65

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1181
Canvas Print
$53.32
SKU: STG-11613
George Stubbs
Original Size: 64.5 x 77.2 cm
Indianapolis Museum of Art Indiana USA

A Grey and a Bay in a Landscape, undated by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

A Grey and a Bay in a Landscape undated

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1286
Canvas Print
$62.15
SKU: STG-11612
George Stubbs
Original Size: unknown
Private Collection

A Water Spaniel, 1769 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

A Water Spaniel 1769

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1109
Canvas Print
$56.55
SKU: STG-11611
George Stubbs
Original Size: 90.2 x 116.7 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

A Phaeton with a Pair of Cream Ponies in the Charge of a Stable-Lad, c.1780/85 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction
SKU: STG-11610
George Stubbs
Original Size: 89.5 x 136 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

'Gimcrack', 1770 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

'Gimcrack' 1770

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1177
Canvas Print
$49.34
SKU: STG-11609
George Stubbs
Original Size: 79.3 x 98.7 cm
Private Collection

Mares and Foals without a Background, c.1762 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

Mares and Foals without a Background c.1762

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1569
Canvas Print
$49.34
SKU: STG-11608
George Stubbs
Original Size: 99 x 190.5 cm
Private Collection

Mares and Foals Beneath Large Oak Trees, c.1764/68 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction
SKU: STG-11607
George Stubbs
Original Size: 99 x 187 cm
Private Collection

Portrait of a Monkey, 1774 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

Portrait of a Monkey 1774

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1049
Canvas Print
$53.70
SKU: STG-11606
George Stubbs
Original Size: 70.5 x 60.3 cm
Private Collection

Bulls Fighting, 1786 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

Bulls Fighting 1786

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1198
Canvas Print
$55.33
SKU: STG-11605
George Stubbs
Original Size: 61.5 x 82.5 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

A Liver and White King Charles Spaniel in a Wooded Landscape, 1776 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction
SKU: STG-11604
George Stubbs
Original Size: 59.6 x 69.8 cm
Private Collection

'Whistlejacket' and Two other Stallions with Simon Cobb, the Groom, 1762 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction
SKU: STG-11603
George Stubbs
Original Size: 99 x 187 cm
Private Collection

A Horse Frightened by a Lion, c.1790/95 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

A Horse Frightened by a Lion c.1790/95

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1290
Canvas Print
$50.30
SKU: STG-11602
George Stubbs
Original Size: 70.5 x 104.1 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

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