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3,416 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[...]

3,416 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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Browse our collections on Artmajeur, your Online Art Gallery with +2 million works from around the world.

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Painting titled "Portrait of the Boss" by Ta Byrne, Original Artwork, Oil
Portrait of the Boss - Painting, 47.2x39.4 in ©2023 by Ta Byrne - Impressionism, impressionism-603, Portrait, portrait, monkey, oil painting, impressionism, wine, boss
"Portrait of the Boss"

Oil on Canvas | 47.2x39.4 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Simply red" by Agusil, Original Artwork, Oil
Simply red - Painting, 31.5x31.5 in ©2023 by Agusil - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Women Portraits, colores intensos, texturas, pop art, caras femeninas, fashion art
"Simply red"

Oil on Canvas | 31.5x31.5 in

Painting titled "funny jester" by Pavel Filin, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
funny jester - Painting, 39.4x29.5 in ©2022 by Pavel Filin - Impressionism, impressionism-603, Portrait, filinpavel, pavelfilin, art, artist, painting
"funny jester"

Oil on Canvas | 39.4x29.5 in

Painting titled "":::"" by Péter Duhaj, Original Artwork, Oil
":::" - Painting, 31.5x39.4 in ©2023 by Péter Duhaj - Figurative, figurative-594, Women Portraits, figurative, hyperrealism, oilpainting, relaism, oil, portrai, sensitive, masculine, female, matches, flame, charming, fantastic, green hair, bleu hair, freckles

Oil on Canvas | 31.5x39.4 in

Painting titled "Freedom" by Катерина Брайко, Original Artwork, Oil
Freedom - Painting, 35.4x27.6 in ©2020 by Катерина Брайко - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Women Portraits, руки, картина с руками, руки в виде птицы, руки в форме птицы, картина с отражением, картина с тенью, картина с руками маслом, полет птицы, необычная картина, картина с символом свободы

Oil on Linen Canvas | 35.4x27.6 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Innocent" by Oleg Radvan, Original Artwork, Oil
Innocent - Painting, 35.4x35.4 in ©2009 by Oleg Radvan - Figurative, figurative-594, Women Portraits

Oil on Canvas | 35.4x35.4 in

Painting titled "Обнаженная" by Oleg Sergeev, Original Artwork, Pastel
Обнаженная - Painting, 27.6x19.7 in ©2023 by Oleg Sergeev - Figurative, figurative-594, Women Portraits, пастель, обнаженная, фигура, тело

Pastel on Paper | 27.6x19.7 in

Painting titled "Noble Farmer" by Ilya Volykhine, Original Artwork, Oil
Noble Farmer - Painting, 49.2x25.2 in ©2023 by Ilya Volykhine - Figurative, figurative-594, Portrait
"Noble Farmer"

Oil on Canvas | 49.2x25.2 in

Painting titled "Предвкушение" by Gennadi Alekhnovich, Original Artwork, Oil
Предвкушение - Painting, 31.5x68.9 in ©2023 by Gennadi Alekhnovich - Impressionism, impressionism-603, Women Portraits, фигура, образ, предвкушение, ощущение

Oil on Linen Canvas | 31.5x68.9 in

Painting titled "El Andaluz" by Alexandre Barberà-Ivanoff, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Panel
El Andaluz - Painting, 11.8x8.7 in ©2006 by Alexandre Barberà-Ivanoff - Figurative, figurative-594, Men portraits, homme, profil, portrait, andalou, espagnol, Espagne, rouge
"El Andaluz"

Oil on Canvas | 11.8x8.7 in

Painting titled "Picasso L'icône de…" by Pedrola Alban, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Picasso L'icône de la peinture cubiste - Painting, 31.5x31.5 in ©2023 by Pedrola Alban - Figurative, figurative-594, Celebrity Portraits, Picasso, émotion, histoire
"Picasso L'icône de la peinture cubiste"

Acrylic on Canvas | 31.5x31.5 in

Painting titled "Fiery woman" by Peter Duhaj, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Fiery woman - Painting, 31.5x39.4 in ©2023 by Peter Duhaj - Hyperrealism, hyperrealism-612, Women Portraits, fantasy, fantasy painting, face, woman, fire, fiery, fiery woman, story, matches, female, woman's face, portrait of a woman, peter duhaj, vamosiart, beauty, game, erotic, nude, provocative, eyes
"Fiery woman"

Oil on Canvas | 31.5x39.4 in

Painting titled "Genèse des femmes" by Valérie Jayat, Original Artwork, Oil
Genèse des femmes - Painting, 31.5x27.6 in ©2023 by Valérie Jayat - Figurative, figurative-594, Women Portraits, femme, mer, masque, casque, anémone de mer, couleurs
"Genèse des femmes"

Oil on Linen Canvas | 31.5x27.6 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Réveil" by Julian Wheat, Original Artwork, Acrylic
Réveil - Painting, 28.5x39 in ©2023 by Julian Wheat - Hyperrealism, hyperrealism-612, Women Portraits, portrait, portrait painting, beautiful girl, beautiful girl painting, girl painting, female, female painting, female art

Acrylic on Canvas | 28.5x39 in

Painting titled "PORTRAIT H" by Aleksandr Ilichev, Original Artwork, Acrylic
PORTRAIT H - Painting, 70.9x55.1 in ©2022 by Aleksandr Ilichev - Figurative, figurative-594, Women Portraits

Acrylic on Canvas | 70.9x55.1 in

Painting titled "En tombant ses péta…" by Aket, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
En tombant ses pétales - Painting, 21.7x18.1 in ©2023 by Aket - Cubism, cubism-582, Women Portraits, cubism, aket
"En tombant ses pétales"

Acrylic on Canvas | 21.7x18.1 in

Painting titled "RETRO PORTRAIT" by Vincent Bardou, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
RETRO PORTRAIT - Painting, 39.4x39.4 in ©2023 by Vincent Bardou - Figurative, figurative-594, Women Portraits, potrait painting, tableau portait, tableau femme, woman painting, portrait street art, portrait graffiti, vincent bardou, portrait pop art, peinture femme, portrait art, woman art, femme art

Oil on Canvas | 39.4x39.4 in

Painting titled "Je suis sûr de dout…" by Denis Blondel, Original Artwork, Oil
Je suis sûr de douter - Painting, 31.9x25.6 in ©2023 by Denis Blondel - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Portrait, humanité, doute, expressionnisme, art figuratif
"Je suis sûr de douter"

Oil on Canvas | 31.9x25.6 in

Painting titled "Dear my light" by Young Park, Original Artwork, Acrylic
Dear my light - Painting, 24x19.8 in ©2023 by Young Park - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Portrait, poeticpainting, scene, sunshine, beach, yellow
"Dear my light"

Acrylic on Linen Canvas | 24x19.8 in

Painting titled "Quando le stelle pa…" by Federica Belloli, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Quando le stelle parlano / When the stars speak - Painting, 47.2x31.5 in ©2023 by Federica Belloli - Figurative, figurative-594, Kid portaits, portrait, deer, stars, night, symbolism, expression, emotion, poetry, fairytale, childhood
"Quando le stelle parlano / When the stars speak"

Acrylic on Canvas | 47.2x31.5 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Portrait PS 227 Ent…" by Bazévian Delacapucinière, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Portrait PS 227 Entre les bulles - Painting, 21.7x21.7 in ©2023 by Bazévian Delacapucinière - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Women Portraits, femme, summer, natation, sun
"Portrait PS 227 Entre les bulles"

Oil on Paper | 21.7x21.7 in

Painting titled "Pachamama aux chant…" by Etzi, Original Artwork, Oil
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"Pachamama aux chants d'oiseaux"

Oil on Linen Canvas | 18.1x22.1 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Tata w warsztacie" by Joanna Burnat-Madejczyk, Original Artwork, Oil
Tata w warsztacie - Painting, 35.4x23.6 in ©2017 by Joanna Burnat-Madejczyk - Conceptual Art, conceptual-art-579, Men portraits, obraz, kolory, postacie, ludzie, talenty, praca, umiejętności, twórczość, inspiracja, zaduma, człowiek, kompozycja, scena, kreacja
"Tata w warsztacie"

Oil on Canvas | 35.4x23.6 in

Painting titled "Rosy cheeks" by Viktor Sheleg, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Cardboard
Rosy cheeks - Painting, 15.8x11.8 in ©2023 by Viktor Sheleg - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Women Portraits, artforsale, fineart, color, style art, interior art
"Rosy cheeks"

Acrylic on Cardboard | 15.8x11.8 in

Painting titled "Persona YB2304" by Alex Senchenko, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Persona YB2304 - Painting, 39.4x39.4 in ©2023 by Alex Senchenko - Abstract, abstract-570, Portrait, portrait, abstract, abstract portrait, canvas, painting, abstract painting, painting on canvas, modern painting, original painting, one of kind painting, one of kind art
"Persona YB2304"

Acrylic on Canvas | 39.4x39.4 in

Painting titled "Tenderness" by Mariya Volynskih, Original Artwork, Watercolor
Tenderness - Painting, 13.8x13.8 in ©2023 by Mariya Volynskih - Figurative, figurative-594, Women Portraits, rome, venus, woman, violet, blue, antiquity, portraite

Watercolor on Paper | 13.8x13.8 in

Painting titled "Tranquility" by Clement Mohale, Original Artwork, Acrylic
Tranquility - Painting, 61x39.4 in ©2023 by Clement Mohale - Impressionism, impressionism-603, Kid portaits, Kids, Children, Innocence, Love, Care, Compassion, Blue, Shades of blue, Color, Bold

Acrylic on Canvas | 61x39.4 in

Painting titled "Ritratto (Fig.05-23)" by Paolo Damiani, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Ritratto (Fig.05-23) - Painting, 39.4x31.5 in ©2023 by Paolo Damiani - Figurative, figurative-594, Portrait, ritratto, uomo, classico, rosso, tela, pittura, olio
"Ritratto (Fig.05-23)"

Oil on Canvas | 39.4x31.5 in

Painting titled "Diara" by Sabrina Seck, Original Artwork, Acrylic
Diara - Painting, 31.5x31.5 in ©2023 by Sabrina Seck - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Women Portraits, woman, blackwoman, acryl, painting, bunt, sabrinaseck, canvas, colorful

Acrylic on Canvas | 31.5x31.5 in

Prints available
Painting titled "ORANGE ASIAN GIRL" by Marina Ogai, Original Artwork, Oil
ORANGE ASIAN GIRL - Painting, 23.6x23.6 in ©2023 by Marina Ogai - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Portrait, woman, oil, female, female art, portrait, asia, korea

Oil on Canvas | 23.6x23.6 in

Painting titled "Blanc passion" by Jean-François Rousselot, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Blanc passion - Painting, 25.6x21.3 in ©2023 by Jean-François Rousselot - Surrealism, surrealism-627, Women Portraits, la linea, portrait, femme, visage, beauté, humour, amour, blanc
"Blanc passion"

Oil on Canvas | 25.6x21.3 in

Painting titled "Le temps" by Jonathan Da Silva, Original Artwork, Acrylic
Le temps - Painting, 31.5x31.5 in ©2023 by Jonathan Da Silva - Symbolism, symbolism-1020, Portrait, Dali, Salvador Dali, Peinture, Tableau, Artwork, Art contemporain, Artiste, French artist, Acrylic painting, Portrait, Clown, Critique, Colorful, Art, Acrylique
"Le temps"

Acrylic on Linen Canvas | 31.5x31.5 in

Painting titled "Muse" by Gris 1, Original Artwork, Spray paint Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Muse - Painting, 39.4x39.4 in ©2016 by Gris 1 - Street Art, street-art-624, Portrait, Muse, Portrait, ciel, nuage, smiley, street art, boucles d'oreilles, pixels

Spray paint on Wood | 39.4x39.4 in

Painting titled "Marie" by Magali Angot (Mangot), Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Marie - Painting, 35.4x23.6 in ©2020 by Magali Angot (Mangot) - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Portrait

Acrylic on Canvas | 35.4x23.6 in

Painting titled "Anachronisme" by Grégoire Mathieu, Original Artwork, Oil Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
Anachronisme - Painting, 39.4x31.5 in ©2023 by Grégoire Mathieu - Figurative, figurative-594, Women Portraits, anachronisme, femme, renaissance, hamburger, classicisme, portrait

Oil on Canvas | 39.4x31.5 in