Figurative, erotic, and surreal artwork from the past and present, selected by Eric Penington.

17th April 2014

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Frank Auerbach.

Frank Auerbach.

Tagged: Frank Auerbachjymoil paintgesturalbritish paintingartpaintingthick paintabstractfigure painting

12th April 2014

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Tsuguharu Foujita, Cat.

Tsuguharu Foujita, Cat.

Tagged: Tsuguharu Foujitacatdrawingcat drawingline drawingweighted linecontourcontour lineanimal drawingartart history

12th April 2014

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Victor Brauner.

Victor Brauner.

Tagged: Victor Braunersurrealsurrealismsurrealistartstrangepaintingfigurativenude

12th April 2014

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Makoto Aida.

Makoto Aida.

Tagged: Makoto Aidafigurativeblenderpeople in a blenderartdrawingpaintingcontemporary artjapanesegruesome

12th April 2014

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George Catlin.

George Catlin.

Tagged: George Catlinfigurativenative americanswatercolorpaintingdrawingartart history

11th March 2014

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Henry Fuseli, Mad Kate, 1807.

Henry Fuseli, Mad Kate, 1807.

Tagged: Henry Fuselimad katepaintingartsurrealcrazy womanart historyfigure painting

11th March 2014

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Henry Fuseli, The Shepherd’s Dream, 1786.

Henry Fuseli, The Shepherd’s Dream, 1786.

Tagged: Henry Fuselijohn henry fuselithe shepherd's dreamsurrealold mastersdrawingpaintingartdreamart history

11th March 2014

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Henry Fuseli.

Henry Fuseli.

Tagged: falstaff mocked by womendrawingpaintingartsurrealart historyHenry Fuseli

25th February 2014

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Gregory Gillespie, Untitled, pencil on paper, 13 x 9 inches.

Gregory Gillespie, Untitled, pencil on paper, 13 x 9 inches.

Tagged: Gregory Gillespiedrawingartpencil drawingsurrealsurrealismneosurrealismeroticsexualfigurativestrange

29th January 2014

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Hans Bellmer.

Hans Bellmer.

Tagged: Hans Bellmersurrealeroticdrawingartstrangeline drawingsurrealismnude

29th January 2014

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Matthias Grünewald.

Matthias Grünewald.

Tagged: Matthias Grünewaldheaddrawingold mastersopen mouth

3rd December 2013

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Jenny Morgan, You to Me, 2012.

Jenny Morgan, You to Me, 2012.

Tagged: Jenny Morganyou to mefemale nudeself-portraitpaintingartcontemporary artfemale bodyfigure paintingrealism

26th November 2013

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Brett Whiteley, Portrait of Richard Neville, 1974.

Brett Whiteley, Portrait of Richard Neville, 1974.

Tagged: Brett Whiteleyportrait of richard nevillepaintingartfigurativedistorted figurehead paintingsurrealstrangeteeth

26th November 2013

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Garry Shead, Untitled (Schoolgirl), 1966.

Garry Shead, Untitled (Schoolgirl), 1966.

Tagged: Garry SheadUntitledschoolgirlpaintingartabstractfigurativesurrealstrange painting

26th November 2013

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Stacha Halpern, Untitled.

Stacha Halpern, Untitled.

Tagged: Stacha Halpernuntitledfigurativeartexpressiveabstractpainterlysurrealdarkpaintinggesture