Still Life Realist Paintings Over $200(35 items)
"Because of our poverty, I wasn't able to attend schools to study the fine arts. I'm self-taught of necessity and by vocation."
"I grew up helping my father in his work.... read more
Popular Still Life Realist Paintings Over $200
Modern Peruvian Still Life of Olives in Pewter, "Purple Beauty"$639.99
Working in luminous oils, Emmanuel depicts ripe black olives in a sensuous portrait. They glistening ovals sit in a cup of polished pewter in a work so real it evokes their unique flavor. A master of his art, the Peruvian artist's paintings satisfy all the senses.
Titled "Belleza púrpura" in Spanish.
Central American Still Life Realist Painting, "Clay Jar and Pot"$249.99
The wood fired kiln leaves its marks on a clay jar crafted by Chorti women. It rests on its side near a clay casserole used as a bean pot. By Guatemalan artist Jose Obeniel Ramirez, this beautiful sill life is painted with pastels. He presents the composition in a mat board passe partout.
Titled "Jarra y olla" in Spanish.
Old Fashioned Candy Jar Painting in Oils on Canvas from Peru, "Sweet Flavors"$577.99
Multi-color sweets peek out from an old-fashioned candy jar. Working in oils, Emmanuel captures the thick, curving glass, held between disks of shiny red metal. The soft, chewy bonbons area realistic enough to evoke their sugary goodness in a bold work of modern art.
Titled "Dulces sabores" in Spanish.
Purple Grapes on Red China Signed Original Still Life, "Sweetness to Remember"$639.99
Glistening with freshness, purple grapes proffer their succulent sweetness. Their freshly-picked goodness is presented on a red china plate for a vivid contrast. Emmanuel lovingly portrays the fruit of the vine with a realism that evokes its fragrance and flavor.
Titled "Dulzura para recordar" in Spanish.