Oil Paintings(824 items)
Explore NOVICA's Oil Paintings Collection. Discover original artworks in our unique collection of one-of-a-kind and limited-edition traditional and contemporary styles created by the finest established and upcoming artists from around the world.
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"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 Oil Paintings
Original Signed Oil Portrait of a Boy Playing Marbles, "Playing Marbles"$1,237.99
Intent on the game, a young boy carefully takes aim and shoots a marble with a quick flick of the thumb. The prizes he hopes to take home drift in the air, giving form to his thoughts — a colorful cat's eye and a crystalline cleary. "Many of us played this marvelous game. We loved it!" says Guatemalan artist Mario Sergio Aviles. "The transparent glass globes seemed to enclose a piece of the sky." Working in oils on canvas, he shares memories of a happy childhood.
Titled "Jugando cincos" in Spanish.
Surrealist Painting of a Person Made of Leaves (2019), "Back to Nature I"$1,149.99
Holding a small tree in his hand, a man covered in brown leaves is the subject of this striking surrealist painting from Bali. Ketut Teler paints this scene, showcasing a keen attention to detail in the intricate folds of the decaying leaves that cover the man's body. The subject of this painting is framed against a shadowy, abstract background.
Original Oil on Canvas Portrait of a Guatemala Toy Seller, "Toy Vendor"$1,439.99
Colorful toy maracas, child-size guitars and drums made from coffee cans catch the eyes of kids and parents. Still more tempting playthings fill the bag he carries on his bag, hung from the blue scarf around his head. "Sunburned, the weary vendor walks city streets alone, a guardian of the ancestral toys our grandparents played with. Perhaps an elderly person will sigh with pleasure at the sight, but it is difficult that a child will smile spontaneously," says Mario Sergio Aviles of this compassionate portrait.
Titled "Juguetero" in Spanish.
Signed Realist Painting of a Yellow Leopard from Peru (2018), "Leopard"$659.99
With a soulful gaze, a yellow leopard gazes off into the distance in this painting by Peruvian artist Alberto Herrera. He paints this composition in a realist style, capturing every minute detail of the wild feline's face and fur. This painting is sure to add a touch of majesty to your home. in Spanish.