Leaf Paintings For Sale

Discover our selection of leaf paintings for sale. We’ve curated this unique collection of leaf paintings by some of the best contemporary painters working today. Our collection is always expanding to include a diverse selection of subjects and styles. If you are not sure where to start, try exploring our abstract or expressionism styles.

Or take a look at Marianne Nix. Marianne is fascinated by the beauty of nature and explores it through her mixed media technique. Nix combines photography, digital tools, traditional printmaking and oil paint glazes and impasto, to create multiple layers to her paintings and prints. By adding and removing layers she creates varying tones and depths of colour, intensifying the visual interest and intrigue.

In images such as Jungle Shadows Dancing VI (2019) Nix overlaps the leaves to create patterns and a jungle of shapes. By stripping the colour and layering the image she distorts the subject, creating a bold and striking image.

Botanical Illustration

The practice of leaf painting, and botanical art in general, dates back to the 15th century, with artists such as Leonardo de Vinci (1452-1519) studying and drawing plants as a botanist.

Within the world of botany, leaf painting can be categorised as either botanical art or illustration, depending on the emphasis being either scientific or aesthetic.

Botanical illustrations are scientific recordings which require botanical accuracy to enable identification.

In the 18th century, so many plant species were being discovered that a classification system was developed which combined detailed illustrations with botanical text, to allow for accurate identification.

This form of leaf painting is predominantly a scientific pursuit and is still practiced today, with many botanical illustrators preferring drawing to photography, in order to capture the highest level of detail.

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      Lonza

      Paintings - 18x33cmRent for $ 86/mo

      Selva 2

      Paintings - 18x15cmRent for $ 75/mo

      Feuilles IV

      Paintings - 29x29cm

      Oak leaves, two moons

      Paintings - 18x18cm

      Tête Jaune

      Paintings - 44x47cm

      Labyrinth Arcus

      Paintings - 72x52cmRent for $ 215/mo

      This Autumn

      Paintings - 31x31cm

      Immersion

      Paintings - 150x140cmRent for $ 215/mo

      Bosco

      Paintings - 13x25cmRent for $ 75/mo

      Jungle Shadows Dancing IX

      Paintings - 40x30cmRent for $ 70/mo

      Masacear Duo

      Paintings - 27x22cmRent for $ 75/mo

      Butterfly

      Paintings - 65x65cm

      Polypodiales Tabulata

      Paintings - 62x48cmRent for $ 185/mo

      Jungle shadows dancing VI

      Paintings - 30x22cmRent for $ 62/mo

      ExpressusPolystiodrum

      Paintings - 62x48cmRent for $ 185/mo

      Monstrum Ingenium

      Paintings - 42x32cmRent for $ 110/mo

      Nettles

      Paintings - 60x60cmRent for $ 90/mo

      Oak leaves, brown

      Paintings - 18x18cm

      Feuilles III

      Paintings - 20x20cm

      Feuilles

      Paintings - 20x20cm

      Identity

      Paintings - 120x120cmRent for $ 160/mo

      Lucha Libre III

      Paintings - 20x20cm

      Scissa Ones

      Paintings - 62x48cmRent for $ 185/mo

      Lucha Libre II

      Paintings - 20x20cm

      Go with the Flow #2

      Paintings - 30x34cmRent for $ 61/mo

      Lucha Libre V

      Paintings - 20x20cm

      In the potting shed

      Paintings - 15x15cm

      Masacear Uno

      Paintings - 27x22cmRent for $ 75/mo

      Feuilles V

      Paintings - 50x50cm