Flesh Wound

Size: 90 x 120cm | Oil on canvas This original painting is for sale! Price: ZAR 16500   To purchase this painting please contact me directly.   Save

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surreal painting by south african artist pieter van tonder titled 'dont look back'

Don’t Look Back

This original painting is for sale! Price: ZAR 14000 I started this painting when the massive exodus from war-torn Syria and elsewhere hit the mainstream news. The movement of peoples and new beginnings are nothing […]

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surreal painting by south african artist pieter van tonder titled 'two roads'

Two Roads

This original painting is for sale! Price: ZAR 7200 After spending many months working on a project that required a lot of dedication to a central concept and a tight focus on the end result, […]

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surreal painting by south african artist pieter van tonder titled 'dances on words'

Dances on Words

Words are not empty symbols. A kind word can heal and uplift the spirit. The same tongue can leave a scar deeper than a daggers’. Size: 76 x 60cm | Oil on canvas This original […]

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surreal painting by south african artist pieter van tonder titled 'the first step'

The First Step

Size: 120 x 100cm | Oil on canvas This original painting is for sale! Price: ZAR 14000 Most of us resonate with the wisdom to seize the moment and to live each day like it […]

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Cherub

Size: 120 x 100cm | Oil on canvas This original painting is for sale! Price: ZAR 14000 Do angelic beings dwell among us? This idea sprang from a dream and I could not resist the […]

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surreal painting by south african artist pieter van tonder titled 'gravity'

Gravity

I can never contemplate Adam and Eve and the tree of knowledge without Newton. Don’t we all gravitate towards the apple, the question, the why, in much the same way as we cling to earth. And what’s wrong with seeking our own truth?

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surreal painting by south african artist pieter van tonder titled 'the seventh day'

The Seventh Day

This painting was simply and purely inspired by the beautiful world we live in. We as artists can strive to reflect but a fraction of God’s ultimate creation. Him being the ultimate artist.

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surreal painting by south african artist pieter van tonder titled 'who the master'

Who the Master

We see empires rise and fall. We remember and uphold some remarkable men and women, great leaders of their time; fierce individuals. We forget the slave, the peasant, the worker, the men and women on whose backs all empires were built.

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