Painting Reproductions of Animals - Page 8

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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Paradisea Papuana (Papuana Bird of Paradise), c.1875/81 by John Gould | Painting Reproduction
SKU: GOU-17632
John Gould
Original Size: unknown
Minneapolis Institute of Arts Minnesota USA

Upupa Epops, c.1862/73 by John Gould | Painting Reproduction

Upupa Epops c.1862/73

John Gould
Paper Art Print
$47.66
SKU: GOU-17631
John Gould
Original Size: unknown
Minneapolis Institute of Arts Minnesota USA

Greenland Falcon, c.1862/73 by John Gould | Painting Reproduction

Greenland Falcon c.1862/73

John Gould
Paper Art Print
$50.57
SKU: GOU-17630
John Gould
Original Size: unknown
Minneapolis Institute of Arts Minnesota USA

Deer in the Forest, 1868 by Courbet | Painting Reproduction

Deer in the Forest 1868

Gustave Courbet
Oil Painting
$1091
Canvas Print
$55.98
SKU: COG-17613
Gustave Courbet
Original Size: 130.8 x 97.8 cm
Minneapolis Institute of Arts Minnesota USA

The Cat's Paw, c.1824 by Landseer | Painting Reproduction

The Cat's Paw c.1824

Sir Edwin Henry Landseer
Oil Painting
$1275
Canvas Print
$67.29
SKU: LEH-17599
Sir Edwin Henry Landseer
Original Size: 76.2 x 69 cm
Minneapolis Institute of Arts Minnesota USA

Field Bunting, c.1840/44 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-17597
John James Audubon
Original Size: 24.4 x 12 cm
Minneapolis Institute of Arts Minnesota USA

Long-Billed Curlew, 1834 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-17596
John James Audubon
Original Size: 58.4 x 89.8 cm
Minneapolis Institute of Arts Minnesota USA

Favourites, the Property of H.R.H. Prince George of Cambridge, c.1834/35 by Landseer | Painting Reproduction
SKU: LEH-17533
Sir Edwin Henry Landseer
Original Size: 101.6 x 125.7 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

The Wellesley Grey Arabian Led through the Desert, c.1810 by Jacques-Laurent Agasse | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJL-17530
Jacques-Laurent Agasse
Original Size: 102 x 127 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

Tiger in a Cave, c.1814 by Jacques-Laurent Agasse | Painting Reproduction

Tiger in a Cave c.1814

Jacques-Laurent Agasse
Oil Painting
$1396
Canvas Print
$53.23
SKU: AJL-17529
Jacques-Laurent Agasse
Original Size: 82.6 x 63 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

Zebra, 1803 by Jacques-Laurent Agasse | Painting Reproduction

Zebra 1803

Jacques-Laurent Agasse
Oil Painting
$1215
Canvas Print
$62.33
SKU: AJL-17528
Jacques-Laurent Agasse
Original Size: 63 x 76.2 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

Old Smithfield Market, London, 1824 by Jacques-Laurent Agasse | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJL-17527
Jacques-Laurent Agasse
Original Size: 50.8 x 70 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

A Grey Pony and a Black Charger in a Stable, 1804 by Jacques-Laurent Agasse | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJL-17526
Jacques-Laurent Agasse
Original Size: 63.5 x 76.2 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

A Groom Mounted on a Chestnut Hunter, He Holds a Bay Hunter by the Reins, n.d. by Jacques-Laurent Agasse | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJL-17525
Jacques-Laurent Agasse
Original Size: 60.3 x 75.6 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

Nine Greyhounds in a Landscape, c.1807 by Jacques-Laurent Agasse | Painting Reproduction

Nine Greyhounds in a Landscape c.1807

Jacques-Laurent Agasse
Oil Painting
$1346
Canvas Print
$63.16
SKU: AJL-17524
Jacques-Laurent Agasse
Original Size: 63.7 x 76 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

Lord Rivers's Stud Farm, Stratfield Saye, 1807 by Jacques-Laurent Agasse | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJL-17523
Jacques-Laurent Agasse
Original Size: 152.4 x 213.4 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

Brown Horse in a Hilly Landscape, c.1785 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

Brown Horse in a Hilly Landscape c.1785

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1192
Canvas Print
$61.78
SKU: STG-17508
George Stubbs
Original Size: 63.5 x 76.2 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

A Repose after Shooting, 1770 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

A Repose after Shooting 1770

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$2094
Canvas Print
$60.40
SKU: STG-17507
George Stubbs
Original Size: 102.2 x 128.3 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

A Lion Attacking a Stag, c.1765/66 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

A Lion Attacking a Stag c.1765/66

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1660
Canvas Print
$54.75
SKU: STG-17506
George Stubbs
Original Size: 243.8 x 332.7 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

Horse Attacked by a Lion, c.1768/69 by George Stubbs | Painting Reproduction

Horse Attacked by a Lion c.1768/69

George Stubbs
Oil Painting
$1190
Canvas Print
$50.05
SKU: STG-17505
George Stubbs
Original Size: 25.7 x 29.5 cm
Yale Center for British Art Connecticut USA

Thomas and Martha Neate with His Tutor, Thomas Needham, 1748 by Reynolds | Painting Reproduction
SKU: RSJ-17495
Sir Joshua Reynolds
Original Size: 168 x 180.3 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art New York USA

Miss Beatrix Lister, 1765 by Reynolds | Painting Reproduction

Miss Beatrix Lister 1765

Sir Joshua Reynolds
Oil Painting
$1564
Canvas Print
$63.30
SKU: RSJ-17469
Sir Joshua Reynolds
Original Size: 75 x 62.2 cm
National Gallery of Art Washington USA

Colonel Tarleton, 1782 by Reynolds | Painting Reproduction

Colonel Tarleton 1782

Sir Joshua Reynolds
Oil Painting
$1984
Canvas Print
$50.05
SKU: RSJ-17466
Sir Joshua Reynolds
Original Size: 236 x 145.5 cm
National Gallery London United Kingdom

Captain Robert Orme, 1756 by Reynolds | Painting Reproduction

Captain Robert Orme 1756

Sir Joshua Reynolds
Oil Painting
$2001
Canvas Print
$50.05
SKU: RSJ-17465
Sir Joshua Reynolds
Original Size: 239 x 147 cm
National Gallery London United Kingdom

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