Painting Reproductions of Animals - Page 15

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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Florida Jay. Garrulus Floridanus. From Birds of America, 1830 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12095
John James Audubon
Original Size: 85.4 x 64.7 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Mocking Bird, Turdus Polyglottus, c.1825 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12094
John James Audubon
Original Size: 98.4 x 64.4 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Bos Americanus, American Bison or Buffalo, 1845 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12093
John James Audubon
Original Size: 48.2 x 53.6 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Harris' Finch, a.1843 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12092
John James Audubon
Original Size: 26 x 17.1 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Le Conte's Sharp-Tailed Bunting, a.1843 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12091
John James Audubon
Original Size: 26 x 17.1 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Western Shore Lark, a.1843 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12090
John James Audubon
Original Size: 16.3 x 26.3 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Nuttall's Whip-Poor-Will, a.1843 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12089
John James Audubon
Original Size: 16.3 x 26.3 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Smith's Lark Bunting, a.1843 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12088
John James Audubon
Original Size: 16.3 x 26.3 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Baird's Bunting, a.1843 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12087
John James Audubon
Original Size: 16.3 x 26.3 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Sprague's Missouri Lark, 1844 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12086
John James Audubon
Original Size: 17.1 x 26.3 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Brewers Black Bird, a.1843 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12085
John James Audubon
Original Size: 26.6 x 16.5 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Bell's Vireo, a.1843 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction

Bell's Vireo a.1843

John James Audubon
Paper Art Print
$47.46
SKU: AJJ-12084
John James Audubon
Original Size: 26.6 x 16.5 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Least Flycatcher, a.1843 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12083
John James Audubon
Original Size: 26.6 x 16.5 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Virginian Partridge, Perdix Virginiana, 1830 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12082
John James Audubon
Original Size: 65.7 x 100 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Great American Cock, Male, VULGO (Wild Turkey) Meleagris Gallopavo, 1825 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12081
John James Audubon
Original Size: 100.6 x 66.6 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Barred Owl, 1828 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction

Barred Owl 1828

John James Audubon
Paper Art Print
$79.51
SKU: AJJ-12080
John James Audubon
Original Size: 95.2 x 62.8 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Carolina Pigeon or Turtle Dove, c.1825 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12079
John James Audubon
Original Size: 86 x 63.5 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Carolina Parrot. Psittacus. From Birds of America, 1827 by Audubon | Painting Reproduction
SKU: AJJ-12078
John James Audubon
Original Size: 99 x 65 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Stanley Hawk, n.d. by Audubon | Painting Reproduction

Stanley Hawk n.d.

John James Audubon
Paper Art Print
$79.51
SKU: AJJ-12077
John James Audubon
Original Size: 96.2 x 63.5 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Deer, indated by Bierstadt | Painting Reproduction

Deer indated

Albert Bierstadt
Oil Painting
$1403
Canvas Print
$49.84
SKU: BAL-12060
Albert Bierstadt
Original Size: 33.6 x 47.6 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Deer in Mountain Home, c.1879 by Bierstadt | Painting Reproduction

Deer in Mountain Home c.1879

Albert Bierstadt
Oil Painting
$2135
Canvas Print
$49.84
SKU: BAL-12057
Albert Bierstadt
Original Size: 33.9 x 48.5 cm
Whitney Gallery of Western Art Wyoming USA

Neptune's Horses, 1910 by Walter Crane | Painting Reproduction

Neptune's Horses 1910

Walter Crane
Paper Art Print
$47.46
SKU: CWA-12046
Walter Crane
Original Size: unknown
Bibliotheque Nationale Paris France

Jelly Fish, 1912 by Hassam | Painting Reproduction

Jelly Fish 1912

Frederick Childe Hassam
Oil Painting
$531
Canvas Print
$49.84
SKU: HSS-12008
Frederick Childe Hassam
Original Size: 51.1 x 61.3 cm
Wichita Art Museum Kansas USA

Home of the Hummingbird, 1893 by Hassam | Painting Reproduction
SKU: HSS-11934
Frederick Childe Hassam
Original Size: 34.9 x 25.7 cm
Private Collection

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