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

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 Gr├╝newald.

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

17th November 2013

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Tsuguharu Foujita, Fighters.

Tsuguharu Foujita, Fighters.

Tagged: Tsuguharu FoujitaFightersnudepaintingartprintmakingnude figuresfigurativeart historynude men

13th November 2013

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Germaine Richier, The Bat, 1946 (cast 1996).

Germaine Richier, The Bat, 1946 (cast 1996).

Tagged: Germaine Richierthe batsculpturesurrealexistentialismartart history

13th November 2013

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Jean Fautrier, Le Lapin, 1926.

Jean Fautrier, Le Lapin, 1926.

Tagged: Jean Fautrierle lapinabstractsurrealtexturepaintingartart historytexturalthick

13th November 2013

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Felix Vallotton, The Bath, Summer Evening, 1892.

Felix Vallotton, The Bath, Summer Evening, 1892.

Tagged: Felix Vallottonthe bathsummer eveningpaintingart historyfigurativefigure painting

13th November 2013

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Victor Brauner.

Victor Brauner.

Tagged: Victor Braunersurrealismsurrealiststrangeimaginativesurrealartart historypainting

2nd November 2013

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David Bomberg, Vigilante, 1955.

David Bomberg, Vigilante, 1955.

Tagged: David Bombergvigilantefigurativeabstractpaintingfigure paintingart

2nd November 2013

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Odilon Redon, The Distributer of Crowns, 1882.

Odilon Redon, The Distributer of Crowns, 1882.

Tagged: Odilon Redonthe distributer of crownsartpaintingart historysurrealsymbolismstrange

2nd November 2013

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Richard Gerstl, Group Portrait with Schönberg, 1908.

Richard Gerstl, Group Portrait with Sch├Ânberg, 1908.

Tagged: Richard Gerstlgroup portraitexpressionsimpaintingart history

2nd November 2013

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James Jean, Double Mastectomy, 9 x 10 inches, graphite on Paper, 2012.

James Jean, Double Mastectomy, 9 x 10 inches, graphite on Paper, 2012.

Tagged: James JeanDouble Mastectomygraphitedrawingcontemporary artnudesketchbook