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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    Mike’s iron life by Frank Schroeder

    Mike’s iron life

    Drawings - 100x60 cm
    Monster 1 by Trine Bork

    Monster 1

    Drawings - 30x42 cm
    Table Manners by Kate McCrickard

    Table Manners

    Drawings - 80x60 cm
    viridian ghost by Jack Kettlewell

    viridian ghost

    Drawings - 76x56 cmRent for $170 /mo
    Blue Screen by Andrés Felipe Castaño

    Blue Screen

    Drawings - 65x95 cm
    colbalt danube by Jack Kettlewell

    colbalt danube

    Drawings - 42x42 cmRent for $115 /mo
    Omo Òyó by Fatola Israel

    Omo Òyó

    Drawings - 137x107 cm

    greyscale veluxe

    Drawings - 42x42 cmRent for $115 /mo

    Le vent

    Drawings - 53x45 cm

    Nightwatch

    Drawings - 59x44 cm

    Ouija Board, Ouija Board

    Drawings - 77x107 cm

    Caught In The Storm

    Drawings - 59x42 cmRent for $57 /mo

    L'automne arrive

    Drawings - 50x70 cm

    Wildfire

    Drawings - 64x72 cm

    Allows Room To Grow

    Drawings - 19x14 cm

    21.TREASURE

    Drawings - 50x40 cm

    Gather What You Love

    Drawings - 20x14 cm

    7.ENCHANTED

    Drawings - 50x40 cm

    Wild Park

    Drawings - 20x13 cmRent for $45 /mo

    1.RING

    Drawings - 50x40 cm

    emerald ghost

    Drawings - 76x56 cmRent for $170 /mo

    Monster 7

    Drawings - 42x30 cm

    Moon Above Time 2

    Drawings - 42x59 cm

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