Paintings For Sale

Explore an extensive selection of original paintings for sale or available to rent. Showcasing contemporary art from some of the most exciting painters working today, our curated selection includes everything from oil paintings to watercolor, and from landscapes to acrylic paintings. Browse our online collection and discover new paintings perfect for your home.

Buy Contemporary Fine Art Paintings

Use our filters to find paintings in a range of media and styles by artists based in the UK and around the globe. Whether you’re looking for vibrant works by Kotaro Machiyama, delicate watercolour landscapes by Tou Toa, Louise McNaught’s mixed media animal portraits, or anything in between, we have something for art collections of all types.

We curate an unparalleled collection of paintings. As well as offering artworks embodying the cutting edge of experimentation in painting, such as Michael Tierney’s surrealist mixed media pieces, we are proud to showcase a range of painters drawing influence from the medium’s far-reaching history. Andrew Crane and Philip Tyler take inspiration from 20th-century expressionism, whilst Ta Byrne and Stella Kapezanou employ more traditional representational techniques to make us take a second, deeper look at their real and imagined subjects.

Discover more of our painters here.

History Of Modern Painting

Although painting has been a pastime for humans throughout our existence, the abstract and conceptual artworks we now see as timeless examples of the practice are relatively modern. Until the 20th century, painters focused exclusively on representational images: still lifes, portraiture or natural and religious subjects. We see this trend to varying degrees in the work of Monet, Van Gogh and other epoch-defining artists. Since then, painters have been testing the limits of the medium, experimenting with an expanding range of media and subject matter. The trend for geometric abstract paintings, for example, runs from pioneers such as Mondrian and Martin to contemporary artists such as Hetty Haxworth and Crispin Holder. The artists we hand-pick are at the forefront of art’s evolution in the 21st century.

Painting has long been seen as a means of communication, albeit more slight and indirect than the spoken or written form. Edward Hopper once stated, “if you could say it in words, there would be no reason to paint.” This has increasingly been the case with the emergence of new painting styles and methods that push the boundaries of representation, from Impressionism to Surrealism to Expressionism. Each of our artworks has been chosen because it communicates in its nuances something not tangible enough to convey by other means – from the straightforwardly representational to the abstract and conceptual.

Find out more in our Guide To Paintings.

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      Decisions That Were Made For You

      Paintings - 112x91cmRent for £ 258/mo

      Natation IX

      Paintings - 56x76cmRent for £ 53/mo

      Little Fall 2

      Paintings - 33x18cmRent for £ 63/mo

      Edgy

      Paintings - 65x73cmRent for £ 3,781/mo

      Spring Energy

      Paintings - 229x61cm

      Resident xx

      Paintings - 30x30cmRent for £ 53/mo

      Mystery Liquid

      Paintings - 102x102cm

      Anima 2

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for £ 116/mo

      White Energy

      Paintings - 152x127cm

      Medea's Exit

      Paintings - 56x78cmRent for £ 257/mo

      Pulling Out

      Paintings - 152x244cmRent for £ 662/mo

      Maquette #6

      Paintings - 50x40cmRent for £ 138/mo

      Resident viii

      Paintings - 60x60cmRent for £ 84/mo

      Whisper of Warmth

      Paintings - 137x137cm

      Runaround

      Paintings - 73x63cmRent for £ 192/mo

      Gentlemen Agreement

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for £ 129/mo

      Day 39: Christ Tempted in the Wilderness

      Paintings - 170x145cmRent for £ 841/mo

      Kapteyn b 70

      Paintings - 70x80cmRent for £ 133/mo

      Cissbury 2

      Paintings - 30x30cmRent for £ 53/mo

      Green Cantilever

      Paintings - 73x63cmRent for £ 192/mo

      Tutti Frutti

      Paintings - 76x61cm

      Little Fall 3

      Paintings - 18x33cmRent for £ 63/mo

      Polar Space

      Paintings - 92x92cm

      Nada, Nada, Nada

      Paintings - 61x61cmRent for £ 135/mo

      Collage 2

      Paintings - 150x150cmRent for £ 127/mo

      Kiss

      Paintings - 70x50cmRent for £ 196/mo

      Coherence 7

      Paintings - 61x46cmRent for £ 120/mo

      Accumulation

      Paintings - 82x112cmRent for £ 386/mo

      Rame Head and roofs

      Paintings - 70x100cmRent for £ 126/mo

      ECLIPSE OF THE SUN

      Paintings - 122x153cmRent for £ 701/mo