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7,388 Original Paintings For Sale | Portrait Buying artworks on the theme of "Portrait" Whether female or male, the portrait is a kind of painting that inspired painters from antiquity to the present day. Indeed, long before[...]

7,388 Original Paintings For Sale | Portrait

Buying artworks on the theme of "Portrait"

Whether female or male, the portrait is a kind of painting that inspired painters from antiquity to the present day. Indeed, long before the appearance of the camera, the portrait was the only option to obtain the physical representation of a person. Portrait painting has therefore always been an exercise of choice to test the artist's talent.  the portrait painter is a master in drawing with precision the delicacy of the facial features, represents the emotions through a palette of faithfully transcribed expressions, and respects the proportions of the model. Among the famous portraits in painting, let us note for example of course the famous "Mona Lisa" by Leonardo da Vinci, "The desperate" by Gustave Courbet or "The self-portrait with a felt hat" by Vincent van Gogh.

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How to buy a portrait painting online? Tips to find the best artwork


Since 2015, Art lovers have broken the code of the Art Industry and have been placing orders on Art Marketplaces like Artmajeur.

Buying portrait paintings is now a piece of cake on the Internet, you have quality and quantity.

Any customer can order a portrait, original or a custom artwork based on a photo. Since there are many online art galleries, people can view original paintings from various artists in different styles. There is a lot of room for originality when you buy a portrait online. Collectors can find a piece of art that is absolutely unique among the wide choice of portraits and also order a portrait as a gift for their friends and family birthday or wedding.

There are different choices if you want to order a portrait online

  •  a hand painted portrait with oil, acrylic or watercolor...
  •  a hand drawing portrait with pencil
  •  a fine art print of an original portrait 
  •  contact the artist  to order a personalized portrait or any custom request


The portraits can represent any subject,

  •  female
  •  male
  •  couple
  •  child(ren)
  •   family
  •  pop culture personality
  •  even a pet


 Artists can paint any style, you can choose the category style to view their artworks 

  •  figurative
  •  pop art 
  •  street art
  •  naive
  •  classic...

You can add a couple of color and size filters to view a list of interesting portraits.

 The convenience of buying a portrait online cannot be understated. You can buy a large acrylic painting from anywhere in the world, and you can get it within days with the best service. Buying a painting online is also less intimidating than entering an art gallery, since you can sit down, grab a pencil  and note down the artwork titles you like in your free time. You can then make up your mind as to which portraint you would like to buy, and this can really help you narrow down your choices to one or two works thanks to photos that really catch your eye.

 It can also be a lot less expensive to buy a portrait painting online. This is because the shipping costs are usually lower than what you expected. Most online sellers will offer free shipping or at least a discounted price on the shipping fees if you are buying multiple paintings at once. You can split the shipping costs between all the pieces to save money. It's definitely less expensive to buy a painting online, even if you have to pay for the shipping fees because you can compare the prices of the same artwork on different websites. Artmajeur is well-known to have a fair commission and offer the lowest public prices on the internet.

Another great thing about buying a portrait painting online is that you can research an artist's reputation before you buy from them. Check out the website of the gallery or artist and see what customers have to say about the quality of their works. If you are confident, then you can buy without hesitation.


How to check an original portrait quality?

Do not forget to look at the condition of the portrait painting. Look at the hand painted details of the work on the website digital photos, in particular any cracks of oil or acrylic paint and discolorations. You can zoom on the photos of the artwork and check the quality of the canvas and the paint flaws.

 Check the background of the painter as well. The bio of the artist is what will really make the difference between a high quality portrait and a poor quality one. 

 Before you buy a portrait painting online, you will have to do your homework. There are a number of places where you can buy these paintings. However, as mentioned before, make sure that you do your research so that you know you are getting an authentic piece of art. 

Another good idea is to make sure that you are aware of the reputation and services of the website that you are thinking about purchasing from. You need to view the art marketplaces sales policy, customer reviews and choose the best service.

If you order from an online gallery, you need to make sure that the painting information displayed is complete. You will need to check the size, colors and description. Make sure that you actually have 3 photos at least and a video to view the painting. It is also a good idea to contact the website in advance and ask questions about their return policy, for example.


How to buy a portrait fine art print?

You need to consider the quality of the paper that the portrait will be printed on. If the paper is not high quality, your painting will not last very long. High quality paper is going to give the final print a much more defined appearance. It will also reproduce the vibrant colors of oil or acrylic of the original portrait. At Artmajeur, our prints are the best quality fine art paper on the market. You can also order a print on canvas or metal. The matte finish print on canvas is really similar to the original artwork. We receive printed portraits orders as gifts for art lovers around the world.

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Painting titled "Morning" by Péter Duhaj, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Morning - Painting, 100x80 cm ©2023 by Péter Duhaj - Figurative, figurative-594, Women, awakening, morning, bed, woman, female, nude female, female in bed, woman in bed, lying woman, lying female, smile, smiling woman, erotic, face, female face, female portrait, peter duhaj, vamosiart

Oil on Canvas | 100x80 cm

Painting titled "Prosit!" by Viktor Sheleg, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Prosit! - Painting, 70x50 cm ©2023 by Viktor Sheleg - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Women, artforsale, fineart, styleart, imotions, artsheleg

Acrylic on Canvas | 70x50 cm

Painting titled "PORTRAIT C" by Aleksandr Ilichev, Original Artwork, Acrylic
PORTRAIT C - Painting, 100x90 cm ©2022 by Aleksandr Ilichev - Figurative, figurative-594, Women

Acrylic on Canvas | 100x90 cm

Painting titled "The electric bike" by Mario Venza, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
The electric bike - Painting, 94x65 cm ©2023 by Mario Venza - Figurative, figurative-594, Women
"The electric bike"

Acrylic on Canvas | 94x65 cm

Painting titled "That is how I feel" by Donatella Marraoni, Original Artwork, Oil
That is how I feel - Painting, 60x50 cm ©2023 by Donatella Marraoni - Figurative, figurative-594, Portrait, ritratto, donna, amore, passione, donatella marraoni, fashion, modern
"That is how I feel"

Oil on Canvas | 60x50 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "Memories. Souvenirs" by Elena Mashajeva-Agraphiotis, Original Artwork, Oil
Memories. Souvenirs - Painting, 153x117 cm ©2015 by Elena Mashajeva-Agraphiotis - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Women, Ship, hairstyle, young girl, marie-Antoinette, France, figurative, oil on canvas, interior, blue, whith, pastel shades, original art
"Memories. Souvenirs"

Oil on Canvas | 153x117 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "CORPS ESQUISSE PAR…" by Villa Catherine, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
CORPS ESQUISSE PAR LE SABLE - Painting, 80x80 cm ©2023 by Villa Catherine - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Men

Oil on Canvas | 80x80 cm

On Request
Painting titled "Femme en robe rouge" by Héloïse Bonin, Original Artwork, Acrylic
Femme en robe rouge - Painting, 160x150 cm ©2021 by Héloïse Bonin - Figurative, figurative-594, Women, portrait, JiaJia Fei, instagram, robe rouge, art déco, floral
"Femme en robe rouge"

Acrylic on Canvas | 160x150 cm

Painting titled "NGC 3972" by Eric Mazurie, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
NGC 3972 - Painting, 73x50 cm ©2023 by Eric Mazurie - Conceptual Art, conceptual-art-579, Portrait, espace, space, cosmos, univers, universe, galaxie, galaxy
"NGC 3972"

Oil on Linen Canvas | 73x50 cm

Painting titled "Sans avoir le coeur…" by Hélène Lazowinsky, Original Artwork, Oil
Sans avoir le coeur d'y mourir - Painting, 100x73 cm ©2023 by Hélène Lazowinsky - Figurative, figurative-594, Women, femme, feminisme, sensualité, violence suggérée
"Sans avoir le coeur d'y mourir"

Oil on Linen Canvas | 100x73 cm

Painting titled "Caduta" by Luigi Notarnicola, Original Artwork, Acrylic
Caduta - Painting, 100x100 cm ©2023 by Luigi Notarnicola - Figurative, figurative-594, Kid, Adolescenza, caduta, luigi, notarnicola, legs, feet, gambe, piedi, peli

Acrylic on Canvas | 100x100 cm

Painting titled "Autoportrait n°4 (…" by Denis Blondel, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Autoportrait n°4 ( Me Bovary, c'est moi ) - Painting, 46x38 cm ©2023 by Denis Blondel - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Portrait, portrait, âme
"Autoportrait n°4 ( Me Bovary, c'est moi )"

Oil on Canvas | 46x38 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "raining day" by Sabrina Seck, Original Artwork, Acrylic
raining day - Painting, 100x100 cm ©2023 by Sabrina Seck - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Women, umbrella, regenschirm, bunt, colorful, sabrinaseck, acryl, painting, canvas, woman, portrait, rain, rainingday
"raining day"

Acrylic on Canvas | 100x100 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "toktik" by Frob, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
toktik - Painting, 150x120 cm ©2023 by Frob - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Celebrity, dog, cat, chat, chien, enstein, marylin, d2r2, starwars, che guevara, smurf, yoda, bird, mickey, donald, snoopy, dracula, naruto, picasso, batman, spiderman

Acrylic on Linen Canvas | 150x120 cm

Painting titled ""HAVANNA (CUB) : 38…" by Hu/Lie, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
"HAVANNA (CUB) : 38.2°C" - Painting, 119x89 cm ©2023 by Hu/Lie - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Portrait, popart, expressionnisme, couleurs, ecologie, ecoresponsable
""HAVANNA (CUB) : 38.2°C""

Acrylic on Canvas | 119x89 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "Portrait PS 222 Ove…" by Bazévian Delacapucinière, Original Artwork, Oil
Portrait PS 222 Over Stress Syndrom (Large) - Painting, 55x55 cm ©2023 by Bazévian Delacapucinière - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Portrait, painter, painting, bazevian, closeup, femme, woman, force, blond
"Portrait PS 222 Over Stress Syndrom (Large)"

Oil on Paper | 55x55 cm

Painting titled "Her sunny morning" by Serghei Ghetiu, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Her sunny morning - Painting, 65x80 cm ©2023 by Serghei Ghetiu - Impressionism, impressionism-603, Portrait, woman portrait, woman artwork, woman impressionistic art, woman in sunshine, original girl portrait, beautiful woman art
"Her sunny morning"

Oil on Linen Canvas | 65x80 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "FROM ABOVE" by Tomasa Martin, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Panel
FROM ABOVE - Painting, 40x40 cm ©2023 by Tomasa Martin - Figurative, figurative-594, Kid, painting, girl, children, blue, emotion, modern, contemporary, skay, backwards

Oil on Wood | 40x40 cm

Painting titled "Balustrade blanche" by Linge Meng, Original Artwork, Oil
Balustrade blanche - Painting, 87x67.5 cm ©2022 by Linge Meng - Figurative, figurative-594, Men, Piscine, Bleu, Paysage
"Balustrade blanche"

Oil on Linen Canvas | 87x67.5 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "Kairos" by Natalia Rezanova, Original Artwork, Acrylic
Kairos - Painting, 80x60 cm ©2023 by Natalia Rezanova - Figurative, figurative-594, Women, portrait, self-portrait, autoportrait, fleurs, flowers, butterflies, papillons, paysage, scenery, artist, artiste, cascade, waterfall, green, vert, attire, draws, young woman, jeune femme, girl

Acrylic on Canvas | 80x60 cm

Painting titled "Frida" by Kascho, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Frida - Painting, 100x80 cm ©2023 by Kascho - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Celebrity, Frida Kahlo, pop art, porträt, bunt, farbenfroh, expressiv, berühmt, weltfrauentag

Acrylic on Canvas | 100x80 cm

Painting titled "alfred hitchcock" by Rita Melo, Original Artwork, Oil
alfred hitchcock - Painting, 80x80 cm ©2021 by Rita Melo - Figurative, figurative-594, Celebrity, portrait
"alfred hitchcock"

Oil on Canvas | 80x80 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "TINA" by Egidio Gariano, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
TINA - Painting, 100x100 cm ©2023 by Egidio Gariano - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Women, moda, vanità, magenta, oro, astratto

Acrylic on Canvas | 100x100 cm

Painting titled "Mellow Yellow" by J.M Pen, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Mellow Yellow - Painting, 92x73 cm ©2023 by J.M Pen - Figurative, figurative-594, Women, Peintre, peinture, jaune
"Mellow Yellow"

Oil on Linen Canvas | 92x73 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "akt075" by Pavel Filin, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
akt075 - Painting, 55x75 cm ©2023 by Pavel Filin - Impressionism, impressionism-603, Women, filinpavel, art, artist, painting

Oil on Canvas | 55x75 cm

Painting titled "Conspirators discus…" by Ta Byrne, Original Artwork, Oil
Conspirators discuss a course of action - Painting, 100x120 cm ©2023 by Ta Byrne - Figurative, figurative-594, Men, men, people, red, oil painting, large, impressionism
"Conspirators discuss a course of action"

Oil on Canvas | 100x120 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "unfinished portrait…" by Ilgvars Zalans, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
unfinished portraits 1223 - Painting, 140x100 cm ©2023 by Ilgvars Zalans - Abstract, abstract-570, Women, femme, zalansilgvars, canvas, artgallery, 25hours, contemporaryart
"unfinished portraits 1223"

Acrylic on Canvas | 140x100 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "Nameless 1623" by Norris Yim, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Nameless 1623 - Painting, 60x50 cm ©2023 by Norris Yim - Abstract, abstract-570, Portrait, Norris Yim, Nameless, Abstract Portrait, Gradient
"Nameless 1623"

Acrylic on Canvas | 60x50 cm

Painting titled "Mark Twain" by Анатолий Рабков, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Mark Twain - Painting, 80x50 cm ©2023 by Анатолий Рабков - Impressionism, impressionism-603, Celebrity, Mark Twain, postmodernism, modern, writer, portrait of splashes, splashes, fashion, fashion art, painting, portrait, face, colored faces, art, modern art
"Mark Twain"

Acrylic on Canvas | 80x50 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "Look at the nearby…" by Val Escoubet, Original Artwork, Oil
Look at the nearby wall - Painting, 81x60 cm ©2023 by Val Escoubet - Figurative, figurative-594, Women, portrait de femme, femme, portrait street-art, art urbain, portrait gros plan, couleurs
"Look at the nearby wall"

Oil on Linen Canvas | 81x60 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "BIRCH JUICE" by Margarita Ivanova, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
BIRCH JUICE - Painting, 70x40 cm ©2023 by Margarita Ivanova - Impressionism, impressionism-603, Portrait, woman, portrait, beatiful, monochrome, birch, texure

Oil on Linen Canvas | 70x40 cm

Painting titled ""Sintomi sociali n°…" by Claudio Marciano, Original Artwork, Oil
"Sintomi sociali n° 50" sequenze - Painting, 70x50 cm ©2022 by Claudio Marciano - Conceptual Art, conceptual-art-579, Men, sintomi sociali
""Sintomi sociali n° 50" sequenze"

Oil on Canvas | 70x50 cm

Painting titled "NOIR DÉSIR" by Claude Géan, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
NOIR DÉSIR - Painting, 40x40 cm ©2023 by Claude Géan - Figurative, figurative-594, Portrait, peinture, acrylique, art, fantasmes, sensualité, sensuel, portrait, femme, rêve, séduction

Acrylic on Canvas | 40x40 cm

Painting titled "Inès" by Sébastien Klein, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Inès - Painting, 80x80 cm ©2023 by Sébastien Klein - Figurative, figurative-594, Women, portrait, femme, figuratif, regard, dripping, contemporain, street art, popart

Acrylic on Canvas | 80x80 cm

Prints available
Painting titled "Inner peace" by Miloš Hronec, Original Artwork, Oil
Inner peace - Painting, 100x90 cm ©2023 by Miloš Hronec - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Portrait
"Inner peace"

Oil on Canvas | 100x90 cm

Painting titled "Go out" by Young Park, Original Artwork, Acrylic
Go out - Painting, 91x116.8 cm ©2023 by Young Park - Figurative, figurative-594, Portrait, woman, situation, girl, sensuous, modern
"Go out"

Acrylic on Linen Canvas | 91x116.8 cm



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