Pastel Drawings For Sale

Discover pastel drawings for sale online today. Showcasing art from some of the most exciting artists working with the pastel medium today, our collection is ever-evolving with unique pieces. Browse today to find the pastel drawing for you, with a variety of styles and subjects available. Start exploring our nude, landscapes and portrait pastel drawings.

About the artists

Trespassing for Art II (2017) by Claire Cansick is magnetic in both colour and composition. Through the medium of pastel Cansick delivers a deliciously vibrant and emotional work, where pine green treetops crash against a volcanic forest floor. In particular, we love how large and looming the trees feel to an audience placed in a low perspective.

For Richard Storey pastel is the perfect medium for capturing the multiplicity of the human form. There is a clear classical inspiration present in Storey’s work, combined with a strong contemporary eye. Photo-realistic depictions of the naked body are overlaid and fused together; four different poses of four different people become one, with only a burst of colour to help decode the image. We love the way Storey’s pastel drawings showcase movement and communication.

Pastels are crayons made from pure powdered pigment and a binding agent. Pastels were initially only black, white and red, and were first used by the Renaissance masters Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo for sketching. Today, there are over 1,200 different pastel colours available on the market. Loved for their incredible blendability and vibrant colour, pastel drawings exploded onto the scene in the 18th century and were used primarily for portraiture. During the 19th century, the medium was adopted by Monet, Gaugin and Edgar Degas, who famously used pastels to capture the majesty of his dancers.

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    Feuilles mousses by Bernard Marie Collet

    Feuilles mousses

    Drawings - 27x27 cm
    Chaleureusement by Bernard Marie Collet


    Drawings - 52x52 cm
    Breeze Through Green Trees by Izzy Malanczuk

    Breeze Through Green Trees

    Drawings - 29x21 cmRent for $55 /mo
    Table Manners II by Kate McCrickard

    Table Manners II

    Drawings - 80x60 cm
    Cimes by Mathieu Weemaels


    Drawings - 34x48 cm
    wholley ghost by Jack Kettlewell

    wholley ghost

    Drawings - 76x56 cmRent for $170 /mo
    colbalt danube by Jack Kettlewell

    colbalt danube

    Drawings - 42x42 cmRent for $115 /mo


    Drawings - 65x45 cm


    Drawings - 50x50 cm

    Dessin 107

    Drawings - 49x39 cm


    Drawings - 20x14 cmRent for $45 /mo

    Big Bellied Branches

    Drawings - 29x21 cmRent for $55 /mo

    Trois pinces

    Drawings - 40x40 cm


    Drawings - 35x46 cm

    Table Manners

    Drawings - 80x60 cm


    Drawings - 56x76 cm

    emerald ghost

    Drawings - 76x56 cmRent for $170 /mo

    Wild Park

    Drawings - 20x13 cmRent for $45 /mo

    green glades

    Drawings - 56x76 cmRent for $170 /mo

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