Expressionist Paintings(1,396 items)
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Anton Papo Original paintings
"I found Bali to be culturally rich, full of beautiful scenery and art."
"My parents wanted me to study medicine to have a better future, but I was more interested in drawing and art. That's where my spirit is. However, my parents said an artist didn't have a clear future. I... read more
Popular Expressionist Paintings
Signed Original Elephant Motif Watercolor Painting, "I Ask For Peace"$199.99
In an appealing palette of plum and warm saffron shades, artist Azucena Barrios creates this original watercolor painting. In it she depicts an elephant standing next to a star-covered ball emblazoned with 'Peace'. The artist says she enjoys the spontaneity she can achieve by using the wet-on-wet technique in her watercolors.
Original Painting of a Lake and Mountains from Guatemala, "Atitlan Landscape"
Juan Henry Mendez is an artist with a passion for painting that stems from childhood. In his work, he hopes to capture and preserve the beauty of his native country, Guatemala. He does that dream justice with this impressive painting of a peaceful lake with boats resting on the shore. Depicting the or Lake Atitlan, it shows the San Pedro volcano in the distance. Mountains watch over the lake against a sky turning golden with the setting sun. in Spanish.
Expressionist Acrylic Painting of Silenced Clown, "The Clown of Silence"$247.99
Bali artist Anton Papo uses his art as social commentary, and this original acrylic painting is no exception. A jolly-looking circus clown rendered in crude, heavy lines has its mouth crossed out as a symbol of silence. "I wanted to tell a story about the sanctification of loss" the artist states. "In this case, I symbolize from the 'clown' where everything he does is in the form of 'pantomime', with only a smiling face. As a reference of our nation nowadays, where they couldn't keep silent and end up making conflict just because of the wrong words that were spat out."
Signed Expressionist Freddie Mercury Painting from Bali, "We Will-We Will Rock You"$237.99
For this intriguing painting, Balinese artist Anton Papo draws inspiration from Freddie Mercury, the lead singer from Queen. Papo paints the mustachioed singer in an expressionist style as he characteristically holds a microphone stand above his head. The painting reads "We will we will rock you." Says the artist, "I visualize the rock star Freddie Mercury in action. Queen's music had great harmonies, like a synchronicity of rock music and art. In the end, he died from the frightening disease AIDS. RIP Mr. Legend."