Shapiro Fine Art

Traditional oil paintings by Fine Artist Derek Shapiro

Posts from the ‘Wild Life’ category


An African Lion oil painting, this portrait of an alpha male in his prime, sits right at the top of the pecking order. I never title paintings until they are finished and thought the title of this one to be most appropriate,particularly with his battlescars.

'Gladiator' Oil on canvas. Portrait painting of an Alpha Male Lion. Big Five Collection

‘Gladiator’ Oil on canvas

Painting available to purchase.

Commissions invited, any subject. 

‘Renard’ the Fox

An oil painting portrait close up of a Fox
‘Reynard ‘ the Fox’

Oil on panel 16″ x 12″


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