Portrait Art Prints - Page 9

Portrait painting is a genre of art that focuses on depicting individuals or groups of people, usually from the chest or head up. Portraits have been created since ancient times, but it was during the Renaissance in Europe that portrait painting began to gain popularity as a separate genre.

Early portraits were often created as commemorative objects, such as tombstones or funerary masks. During the Renaissance, portraits became more common as a way to capture the likeness and personality of individuals, often depicting them in richly detailed clothing and settings.

In the 17th century, portraits became even more prominent, with many artists specializing in the genre. Painters like Anthony van Dyck, Rembrandt van Rijn, and Diego Velázquez created highly realistic and detailed portraits of the wealthy and powerful.

During the 18th and 19th centuries, portrait painting continued to evolve, with artists experimenting with different styles and techniques. The Rococo period, for example, saw a rise in highly decorative and ornate portraits, while the Romantic era emphasized emotional expression and individualism.

In the modern era, portrait painting has continued to be a popular genre among artists, with many famous artists creating notable portraits. For example, Vincent van Gogh's self-portraits are celebrated for their bold use of color and emotional intensity, while Frida Kahlo's self-portraits explore themes of identity and gender.

Overall, portrait painting has a rich and varied history, with artists from different time periods and cultures bringing their own unique styles and perspectives to the genre.

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Girl in Spanish Costume, c.1730 by Alexis Grimou | Art Print
SKU: 18902-GRX
Original Size:80 x 64 cm
Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe Germany

Self Portrait, 1697 by Hyacinthe Rigaud | Art Print

Self Portrait 1697

Hyacinthe Rigaud
Giclée Canvas Print
$49.84
SKU: 18901-RIH
Original Size:42 x 34.5 cm
Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe Germany

Bust of an Elderly Gentleman, n.d. by Philippe de Champaigne | Art Print
SKU: 18900-CPH
Original Size:63.5 x 52 cm
Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe Germany

Portrait of a Man in Official Dress, 1668 by Philippe de Champaigne | Art Print
SKU: 18899-CPH
Original Size:202.5 x 152.5 cm
Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe Germany

Bust of Philosopher Seneca, c.1614/15 by Rubens | Art Print
SKU: 18896-RPP
Original Size:64.8 x 49.7 cm
Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe Germany

Portrait of Brussels Goldsmith Robert Staes, His Wife Anna and Their Son Albert, c.1610/11 by Rubens | Art Print
SKU: 18895-RPP
Original Size:116 x 112.5 cm
Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe Germany

Young Girl, c.1795 by Jacques-Louis David | Art Print

Young Girl c.1795

Jacques-Louis David
Giclée Canvas Print
$60.15
SKU: 18880-DJL
Original Size:59.7 x 48 cm
Musee des Beaux Arts Reims France

Portrait of a Lady as a Vestal Virgin, c.1781/82 by Angelica Kauffmann | Art Print
SKU: 18854-KAA
Original Size:91.5 x 71.5 cm
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister Dresden Germany

Lord Melbourne, 1843 by John Partridge | Art Print

Lord Melbourne 1843

John Partridge
Giclée Canvas Print
$59.60
SKU: 18848-JPA
Original Size:91.5 x 71 cm
Public Collection

Henry Pelham 4th Duke of Newcastle, n.d. by Henry William Pickersgill | Art Print
SKU: 18847-HWP
Original Size:142.3 x 111.8 cm
Public Collection

Sir Charles Barry, n.d. by Henry William Pickersgill | Art Print
SKU: 18846-HWP
Original Size:144.8 x 111.8 cm
Public Collection

Sir Christopher Wren, 1711 by Godfrey Kneller | Art Print
SKU: 18845-KNG
Original Size:124.5 x 100.3 cm
National Portrait Gallery London United Kingdom

Charles Darwin, 1881 by John Collier | Art Print

Charles Darwin 1881

John Collier
Giclée Canvas Print
$57.82
SKU: 18844-HJC
Original Size:125.7 x 96.5 cm
National Portrait Gallery London United Kingdom

Portrait of Frederic Leighton, 1871 by Frederick Watts | Art Print
SKU: 18843-WGF
Original Size:66 x 53 cm
Leighton House Museum London United Kingdom

Frederic Leighton, Baron Leighton, 1881 by Frederick Watts | Art Print
SKU: 18842-WGF
Original Size:99.7 x 76 cm
National Portrait Gallery London United Kingdom

My First Sermon, 1863 by Millais | Art Print
SKU: 18837-MJE
Original Size:92 x 76.8 cm
Guildhall Art Gallery London United Kingdom

Portrait of Gertrude Allen, 1926 by Louis Betts | Art Print
SKU: 18836-BTT
Original Size:76.2 x 63.5 cm
Private Collection

Street Singer, c.1862 by Manet | Art Print

Street Singer c.1862

Edouard Manet
Giclée Canvas Print
$49.84
SKU: 18834-MED
Original Size:105.8 x 171 cm
Boston Museum of Fine Arts Massachusetts USA

Mr. Eugène Petuiset, the Lion Hunter, 1881 by Manet | Art Print
SKU: 18833-MED
Original Size:171.5 x 150.5 cm
Museu de Arte Assis Chateaubriand Sao Paulo Brazil

Victorine Meurent, c.1862 by Manet | Art Print

Victorine Meurent c.1862

Edouard Manet
Giclée Canvas Print
$49.84
SKU: 18832-MED
Original Size:43 x 43.8 cm
Boston Museum of Fine Arts Massachusetts USA

Boy with Cherries, c.1858 by Manet | Art Print

Boy with Cherries c.1858

Edouard Manet
Giclée Canvas Print
$62.49
SKU: 18831-MED
Original Size:65 x 55 cm
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian Lisbon Portugal

Boy Blowing Bubbles, 1867 by Manet | Art Print

Boy Blowing Bubbles 1867

Edouard Manet
Giclée Canvas Print
$60.70
SKU: 18830-MED
Original Size:100.5 x 81.4 cm
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian Lisbon Portugal

Napoleon III, c.1865 by Alexandre Cabanel | Art Print

Napoleon III c.1865

Alexandre Cabanel
Giclée Canvas Print
$53.97
SKU: 18829-CAX
Original Size:230 x 171 cm
Public Collection

Portrait of a Man, 1625 by Frans Hals | Art Print

Portrait of a Man 1625

Frans Hals
Giclée Canvas Print
$49.84
SKU: 18822-HAF
Original Size:26.3 x 20.7 cm
Gemaldegalerie Berlin Germany

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