Portrait Paintings(1,369 items)
Welcome to Novica's Portrait Paintings Gallery! We hope you enjoy exploring our portrait paintings below:
"The inspiration for my paintings comes from nature, the environment and life experiences. I love the colors and the process I go through when painting."
"I had to drop out of school, which was a very difficult moment. While at home, I was introduced to painting by a friend and took this opportunity to help use my free time wisely. It... read more
Popular Portrait Paintings
Small Town Serenade Color Woodcut Print by J. Borges Brazil, "Back-Country in Moonlight"$69.99
Guitars in hand, a man and woman sing a moonlight serenade as townspeople crowd around to listen. Working in the woodcut technique, J. Borges depicts a magical evening in the out-country of northeastern Brazil. Watchful eyes look on beneath a starry sky in the light of a crescent moon.
Xylograph (woodcut) print on paper, titled "Sertão em Noite de Lua" in Portuguese.
Acrylic Painting of African Market Women Selling Vegetables, "Cabbage Women"$589.99
Ghanaian artist Attakora Yeboah captures the bustle and vibrancy of an African market in this acrylic-on-canvas study of five women presenting their wares in the open air. More than a simple snapshot of street life, the work suggests the complexities of modern Africa through such impressionistic details as the characters' featureless faces and ambiguous poses.
Signed Painting of Faces in Yellow from Ghana, "Heads of Wisdom"$697.99
Evoking themes of creativity and knowledge, this painting resembles a museum collection. Ghanaian artist Luqman Boateng paints this composition that depicts vessels, faces, and human figures in tones of yellow and deep orange. Says Boateng, "Seek for wisdom and knowledge. People with deep thoughts come up with great ideas. Creativity begins with each step."
Artists compose surrealist paintings that offer a unique portrayal of love and beauty, while vivid blue paintings seem to bring the actual presence of the artist's subject into the room. Dance and music paintings depict performers' enjoyment, cleverly depicted in a portrait.