Earthtones or Neutral Paintings(95 items)
Welcome to the Earthtones or Neutral Painting Gallery at NOVICA.
"For my paintings, I like the northern Thai style because I was born here - it's always in my way of thinking and in my heart."
Popular Earthtones or Neutral Paintings
Original Oil Painting of a Small Andean Town on Sunday, "Sunny Sunday in the Andes"$244.99
In the Andean sierra, people traditionally gather on Sundays and holidays to celebrate their religious beliefs and to buy and sell the fruits of the harvest. Teodoro Reque shares a glimpse of his homeland in a luminous painting. Townspeople make their way down a cobblestone street toward the church and the plaza, their llamas alongside them. In the distance, more whitewashed homes with red tile roofs cling to the mountainside beneath the cool blue sky.
Titled "Domingo Soleado en los Andes" in Spanish.
Realist Portrait Painting, "Happy Porter"$757.99
"With this portrait I wanted to represent a human being within a social context," begins Carlos Morales as he confides his intentions. "I depict a man taking a rest after a hard day's work. Despite his tired state, his face is full of vitality and joy. He is a porter at the fruit market and even though he's been carrying heavy loads, he smiles unafraid of the efforts he must make to provide for his family."
Titled "Alegre cargador" in Spanish.
Cultural Cubist Painting from Brazil, "Bahia"$119.99
Vignettes of the Brazilian state of Bahía inspire this woodcut by David da Costa. Gleaming in the tropical sunshine, a church dominates the composition while merchants offer food and drink to passersby. The artist works in serigraphy, also known as the silk screen technique.
Titled "Bahía" in Portuguese.
Still Life Cubist Painting, "Mirror IV"$439.99
A vase of flowers stands on a polished bureau. Reflected in the mirror, the blossoms seem to multiply in a splendid still life. Marisia Salomao brings cubist elements to this elegant painting as she demonstrates her mastery of form and color.
Titled "Espelho IV" in Portuguese.