• $ (USD)
  • Need some help

Thinking of giving art for Christmas? Explore our gift guide

Game Sculpture

Although humans began to sculpt for ritualistic purposes or to create tools very early on, the history of sculpture can be separated into two key periods.

The first period stretches from Antiquity to the 19th century. The various artistic movements which cover these 20 centuries were deeply inspired by ancient Greek art and in particular by their sculptures, which adorned the temples and paid tribute to their mythological Gods by representing the human body in its most ideal form. The first to be inspired by this art were the Romans, who copied many ancient Greek sculptures and modelled them in the likeness of Gods but also of important figures in society. Medieval art, just like Roman art, took a more political turn but also a religious one as Catholicism spread across Europe.

Churches were built and sculpture became an integral part of their architecture, in particular in Romanesque and Gothic art. It was finally during the Renaissance that sculpture once again became closely linked to classical works, especially with sculptures that were much more anatomically precise.. Nude sculptures became very popular and represented a real feat sculptors who knew how to create them were held in high esteem. Heavily inspired by painting, the subjects represented became increasingly more expressive…

In the 17th century, sculptors began to push the style of Antiquity further and sculpture became dramatic and picturesque. It wasn't until the 19th century that classicism became fashionable again.

The end of the 19th century was a pivotal time in the history of sculpture. It marked the end of centuries of inspiration from Antiquity. The instigator of change was none other than Auguste Rodin who, after an inspiring journey to Italy, brought a breath of fresh air to the world of sculpture. Even if his style remains quite academic, he influenced many 20th century sculptors.

Different ideas about art were born in the 20th century with modern and contemporary sculpture. Cubists like Pablo Picasso depicted perspective from different angles; Brancusi and his simple, refined wooden sculptures led the way for abstract art in the years to follow; Dadaism, a provocative style free of any kind of artistic norms, produced the first ready-mades with Marcel Duchamp; Jean Tinguely grappled with technology to create his imperfect machines…

It wasn't until the 1960s and 70s that contemporary sculpture appeared with Conceptual Art, where the idea behind the work took precedence over the aesthetic and the Fluxus movement which radically questioned the foundations of artwork. The 60s also saw the rise of minimalism and artists putting into practice Mies Van Der Rohe's conviction that 'less is more'. Other contemporary artists such as Richard Serra, Carl André and Donald Judd created very architectural works. There was Pop Art but also Land Art, monumental artworks created in the very heart of nature, and of course, Arte Povera, which rejected consumer society and turned its focus towards nature and the ephemeral.

On Artsper, you'll find a carefully chosen selection of sculptures which cover all the latest sculptural trends in contemporary art. You will find sculptures made of bronze, marble, clay,  paper, plaster, steel, neon, metal, glass,  resin, iron, terra cotta and wood. When looking for a sculpture to buy; you can either choose a large-scale work or one of a more reasonable size. You could opt for a piece which easily fits in with your interior design or you could go for a monumental piece as a bold addition to your collection. You could even choose an outdoor sculpture like the ones made by our artists Nicolas Dubreuille and Etienne Rey. In our “Famous artists" category you will find artists such as Arman , Carlos Cruz Diez, Philippe Pasqua and Damien Hirst and in our "Emerging Artists" category we have Bastien Cuenot, Emeric Chantier and Gaspard Mitz.



Collector’s Guide: Collecting Sculptures

Read more
price,500 facet,10503*Artworks by best-selling artists|icon-bestsellers*bestsellers facet,10503*Oeuvres d’artistes best sellers|icon-bestsellers*bestsellers facet,10503*Obras de los artistas más vendidos|icon-bestsellers*obras-de-los-artistas-mas-vendidos facet,10503*Werke von Bestseller-Künstlern|icon-bestsellers*werke-von-kunstlern-bestseller price,501:1000 facet,10500*Young Talents|icon-youngtalents*youngtalents facet,10500*Obras de artistas emergentes|icon-youngtalents*obras-de-artistas-emergentes facet,10500*Oeuvres d'artistes émergents|icon-youngtalents*jeunes-talents facet,10500*Werke von aufstrebenden Künstlern|icon-youngtalents*werke-von-jungen-kunstlern facet,10500*Werke aufstrebender Künstler|icon-youngtalents*werke-von-jungen-kunstlern category,6*Peinture*peinture category,6*Gemälde*gemalde category,6*Painting*painting category,6*Pintura*pintura facet,1629*Abstraite*abstraite facet,1629*abstracto*abstracto facet,1629*abstrakt*abstrakt facet,1629*Abstract*abstract price,1001:5000 facet,8259*Our recommendations|icon-recommendations*recommendations facet,8259*Nos recommandations|icon-recommendations*recommandations facet,8259*unsere Empfehlungen|icon-recommendations*unsere-empfehlungen facet,8259*Nuestras recomendaciones|icon-recommendations*nuestras-recomendaciones facet,8274*Moyen (\u003c 115 x 115 cm)*moyen facet,8274*Moyen (\u003c 115 x 115 cm)|medium*moyen facet,8274*Moyen (\u003c 45 x 45 inch)|medium*moyen facet,10497*Werke berühmter Künstler|icon-masterpieces*werke-beruhmter-kunstler facet,10497*Obras de artistas famosos|icon-masterpieces*obras-de-artistas-famosos facet,10497*Artworks by famous artists|icon-masterpieces*masterpieces facet,10497*Oeuvres d'artistes célèbres|icon-masterpieces*artistes-celebres facet,8277*Grand (\u003c 200 x 200 cm)|large*grand facet,8277*Grand (\u003c 200 x 200 cm)*grand facet,8277*Grand (\u003c 80 x 80 inch)|large*grand facet,1635*Street art*street-art facet,1635*Straßenkunst*street-art facet,1635*arte callejero*arte-callejero category,5*Sculpture*sculpture category,5*Skulptur*skulptur category,5*Escultura*escultura facet,1686*Pop Art*pop-art facet,1686*Pop-Art*pop-art facet,1686*Arte pop*arte-pop category,9*Photography*photography category,9*Photographie*photographie category,9*Fotografía*fotografia category,9*Fotografie*fotografie facet,1671*Nature*nature facet,1671*Natur*natur facet,1671*Naturaleza*naturaleza facet,1671*Paysage*nature facet,1671*Landscape*nature facet,1644*Portrait*portrait facet,1644*Porträt*portrat facet,1644*Retrato*retrato price,1000:501 facet,1641*Nude*nude facet,1641*Akt*akte facet,1641*Nus*nus facet,1641*desnudos*desnudos facet,1827*Portrait*orientation-portrait facet,1827*Retrato|portrait*orientation-retrato facet,1827*Portrait|portrait*orientation-portrait facet,1827*Hochformat|portrait*orientation-portrat facet,1827*Retrato*orientation-retrato category,23*Dessin*dessin category,23*Fine Art Drawings*drawing category,23*Zeichnung*zeichnung category,23*Dibujo*dibujo facet,8277*Large (\u003c 80 x 80 inch)*large facet,8277*Large (\u003c 80 x 80 inch)|large*large facet,8277*Large (\u003c 200 x 200 cm)*large facet,8277*Large (\u003c 200 x 200 cm)|large*large category,15*Edition*edition category,15*Print*print category,15*Druck*editionen category,15*Edición*edicion facet,8280*Très grand (\u003e 200 x 200 cm)*tres-grand facet,8280*Très grand (\u003e 200 x 200 cm)|very-large*tres-grand facet,8280*Très grand (\u003e 80 x 80 inch)|very-large*tres-grand facet,8301*Oeuvres en promotion|icon-promotions*promotions facet,8301*Special offers|icon-promotions*promotions facet,8301*Special Offers|icon-promotions*vergunstigte-werke facet,8301*Trabajos en promoción|icon-promotions*trabajos-en-promocion facet,1830*Paysage*orientation-paysage facet,1830*Landschaft*orientation-landschaft facet,1830*Landscape*orientation-landscape facet,1830*Paysage|landscape*orientation-paysage facet,1830*Landscape|landscape*orientation-landscape facet,1830*Landschaft|landscape*orientation-landschaft facet,1830*Paisaje|landscape*orientation-paisaje facet,1674*Etchleben*etchleben facet,1674*Scène de vie*scene-de-vie facet,1674*Everyday life*everyday-life facet,1674*Escena de la vida*escena-de-la-vida facet,8274*Medium (\u003c 115 x 115 cm)*medium facet,8274*Medium (\u003c 45 x 45 inch)|medium*medium facet,8274*Medium (\u003c 45 x 45 inch)*medium facet,8274*Medium (\u003c 115 x 115 cm)|medium*medium facet,1680*Animaux*animaux facet,1680*Animal*animal facet,1680*Tier*tier facet,1680*Animales*animales facet,8271*Petit (\u003c 50 x 50 cm)|small*petit facet,8271*Petit (\u003c 50 x 50 cm)*petit facet,8271*Petit (\u003c 20 x 20 inch)|small*petit facet,1668*Black and white*black-and-white facet,1668*Noir et blanc*noir-et-blanc facet,1668*Schwarz und weiß*schwarz-und-weiss facet,1668*Blanco y negro*blanco-y-negro facet,8280*Very large (\u003e 200 x 200 cm)*very-large facet,8280*Very large (\u003e 80 x 80 inch)*very-large facet,8280*Very large (\u003e 200 x 200 cm)|very-large*very-large facet,8280*Very large (\u003e 80 x 80 inch)|very-large*very-large facet,1632*Architecture*architecture facet,1632*Die Architektur*die-architektur facet,1632*Arquitectura*arquitectura facet,1650*Paysage urbain*paysage-urbain facet,1650*Städtische Landschaft*stadtische-landschaft facet,1650*Urban Landscape*urban-landscape facet,1650*Paisaje urbano*paisaje-urbano facet,1659*Flore*flore facet,1659*Flora*flora facet,1659*Floral*floral facet,1659*Flores*flores price,5001:10000 price,50001 price,10001:25000 facet,1692*Géométrique*geometrique facet,1692*Geometric*geometric facet,1692*Geometrisch*geometrisch facet,1692*Geometría*geometria facet,1656*Graphique*graphique facet,1656*Graphic*graphic facet,1656*Gráfico*grafico facet,1656*Grafik*grafik facet,12*noir|050002*noir facet,12*Black|050002*black facet,12*schwarz|050002*schwarz facet,12*negro|050002*negro facet,42*Rouge|FC2912*rouge facet,42*Red|FC2912*red facet,42*rot|FC2912*rot facet,42*Rojo|FC2912*rojo price,25001:50000 facet,30*Dark blue|0707BD*dark-blue facet,30*bleu foncé|0707BD*bleu-fonce facet,30*Dunkelblau|0707BD*dunkelblau facet,30*azul oscuro|0707BD*azul-oscuro facet,108*Öl*ol facet,108*huile*huile facet,108*oil*oil facet,108*al oleo*al-oleo
Popular searches

Filters

Saved search

Your search is accessible from the favorites tab > My favorite searches

Unsaved search

A problem occurred

In just a few clicks, tell us your preferences and discover our recommended works for you

Our recommendations Vincent Faudemer, Babolex 60 cm Blue Star, Sculpture

Vincent Faudemer

Babolex 60 cm Blue Star, 2018
60 x 36 x 36 cm
Sculpture

$17,031

Jaime Enoc Eugenio Maximo, Danzas y Costumbres / Vegetable Fibers Mexican Folk Art Miniature, Sculpture

Jaime Enoc Eugenio Maximo

Danzas y Costumbres / Vegetable Fibers Mexican Folk Art Miniature, 2017
17 x 12 x 8 cm
Sculpture

$600

Ruggiero Maria Rutigliano, Queen, Sculpture

Ruggiero Maria Rutigliano

Queen, 2018
75 x 60 x 10 cm
Sculpture

$5,662

John Miller, Untitled (mugs), Sculpture

John Miller

Untitled (mugs), 2017
9 x 100 x 100 cm
Sculpture

$8,630

Alba Noemi Lopez Zarate, Mercado / Ceramics Mexican Folk Art Miniature, Sculpture

Alba Noemi Lopez Zarate

Mercado / Ceramics Mexican Folk Art Miniature, 2017
6 x 30 x 25 cm
Sculpture

$350

Giorgio Laveri, Jeu de quilles, Sculpture

Giorgio Laveri

Jeu de quilles, 2021
37 x 40 x 37 cm
Sculpture

$4,373

Philippe Geluck, Le Docteur, Sculpture

Philippe Geluck

Le Docteur, 2016
60 x 40 x 50 cm
Sculpture

$7,365

Virginia Benedicto, One day, Sculpture

Virginia Benedicto

One day, 2016
37 x 42 x 10 cm
Sculpture

$2,071

Max Ernst, Jeu d'échecs en Or 23 carats et Argent sulfurisé 1er titre, Sculpture

Max Ernst

Jeu d'échecs en Or 23 carats et Argent sulfurisé 1er titre, 1965
60 x 60 x 5 cm
Sculpture

$978,119

Our recommendations Daniel Arsham, Crystal Relic 002 Game Boy, Sculpture

Daniel Arsham

Crystal Relic 002 Game Boy, 2020
15 x 7.6 x 3 cm
Sculpture

$4,373

Spaco, Sculpture robot black & white graffiti street art, Sculpture

Spaco

Sculpture robot black & white graffiti street art, 2019
38 x 25 x 20 cm
Sculpture

$207

Kazuhiko Tanaka, The Orchestra, Sculpture

Kazuhiko Tanaka

The Orchestra, 2016
29 x 18.5 x 18.5 cm
Sculpture

$921 $829

Hiro Ando, Sumocat, Sculpture

Hiro Ando

Sumocat, 2008
150 x 180 x 120 cm
Sculpture

$31,070

Hiro Ando, Sumocat, Sculpture

Hiro Ando

Sumocat, 2008
100 x 120 x 80 cm
Sculpture

$19,562

Hiro Ando, Monology pandasan, Sculpture

Hiro Ando

Monology pandasan, 2011
68 x 55 x 55 cm
Sculpture

$17,261

Anne Juliette Deschamps, Bauspiel 15, Sculpture

Anne Juliette Deschamps

Bauspiel 15, 2020
5.5 x 20 x 6 cm
Sculpture

$575

Michel Audiard, Hommage à Pompon, Sculpture

Michel Audiard

Hommage à Pompon, 2018
25 x 16 x 50 cm
Sculpture

$1,496

Michel Audiard, Hommage à Pompon, Sculpture

Michel Audiard

Hommage à Pompon, 2018
25 x 16 x 50 cm
Sculpture

$1,496

Jicé, Black Plane, Sculpture

Jicé

Black Plane, 2018
89 x 120 x 15 cm
Sculpture

$8,976

Jicé, Say it with flowers, Sculpture

Jicé

Say it with flowers, 2018
72 x 70 x 15 cm
Sculpture

$6,674

Jicé, Vintage airlines, Sculpture

Jicé

Vintage airlines, 2017
50 x 67 x 15 cm
Sculpture

$2,992

Michel Audiard, Hommage à Pompon, Sculpture

Michel Audiard

Hommage à Pompon, 2020
25 x 16 x 50 cm
Sculpture

$3,912

Ron English, Vanity StarWars, Sculpture

Ron English

Vanity StarWars, 2011
153 x 50 x 50 cm
Sculpture

$20,713

Albert Chanut, Prêcheurs (euses) du désert, Sculpture

Albert Chanut

Prêcheurs (euses) du désert, 2018
15.5 x 20 x 0.5 cm
Sculpture

$345

The Süyer, Borne d'arcade Shööt 'M' Süsü, Sculpture

The Süyer

Borne d'arcade Shööt 'M' Süsü, 2020
178 x 70 x 70 cm
Sculpture

$5,639

Guti, Bang, Sculpture

Guti

Bang, 2017
44 x 25 x 13 cm
Sculpture

$311

Jean-Louis Toutain, Vive la vie, Sculpture

Jean-Louis Toutain

Vive la vie, 2000
360 x 300 x 320 cm
Sculpture

$115,073

Jean-Louis Toutain, Ier Violon, Sculpture

Jean-Louis Toutain

Ier Violon, 2000
260 x 500 x 220 cm
Sculpture

$138,087

Karine Giboulo, Killer Whale, Sculpture

Karine Giboulo

Killer Whale, 2014
53.3 x 38.1 x 29.9 cm
Sculpture

$6,160

Flavien Mandon, Bob bom, Sculpture

Flavien Mandon

Bob bom, 2021
30 x 26 x 26 cm
Sculpture

$571 $514

Berit, Ambre, Sculpture

Berit

Ambre, 2019
91 x 83 x 33 cm
Sculpture

$25,316

Karine Giboulo, Hyperland, Sculpture

Karine Giboulo

Hyperland, 2014
213.4 x 152.4 x 188 cm
Sculpture

$27,500

Paul Richard Mason, Lulu, Sculpture

Paul Richard Mason

Lulu, 2017
68 x 20 x 20 cm
Sculpture

$4,948

Agnès K., Cubes, Sculpture

Agnès K.

Cubes, 2018
35 x 35 x 7 cm
Sculpture

$1,381

Olesia Dvorak-Galik, Game, Sculpture

Olesia Dvorak-Galik

Game, 2018
180 x 44 x 6 cm
Sculpture

$1,100

Jonas Anicas, Untitled, Sculpture

Jonas Anicas

Untitled, 2014
15 x 80 x 80 cm
Sculpture

$1,151

Tal Nehoray, Buddha statues set of 3, hand painted plexiglass - Gold, White, Black, Sculpture

Tal Nehoray

Buddha statues set of 3, hand painted plexiglass - Gold, White, Black, 2019
10 x 8 x 2 cm
Sculpture

$345

Olivier Sultan, The Dudes Gang, Sculpture

Olivier Sultan

The Dudes Gang, 2015
20 x 7 x 45 cm
Sculpture

$2,301

Ruggiero Maria Rutigliano, Chessboard, Sculpture

Ruggiero Maria Rutigliano

Chessboard, 2020
60 x 60 x 12 cm
Sculpture

$3,452

Bevan Ramsay, Two Separate Events, Sculpture

Bevan Ramsay

Two Separate Events, 2019
26 x 37 x 14 cm
Sculpture

$4,373

Fidel Martinez Martinez, La Fiesta / Ceramics Black Clay Mexican Folk Art, Sculpture

Fidel Martinez Martinez

La Fiesta / Ceramics Black Clay Mexican Folk Art, 2017
8 x 10 x 1 cm
Sculpture

$300

Bahador Saeedi, Lip Large size, Sculpture

Bahador Saeedi

Lip Large size, 2015
40 x 115 x 36 cm
Sculpture

$3,682

Ramón Cerezo, Emptiness HCP, Sculpture

Ramón Cerezo

Emptiness HCP, 2016
15 x 15 x 15 cm
Sculpture

$2,877

René-François Grégogna, Ubu roi, Sculpture

René-François Grégogna

Ubu roi, 1993
58 x 58 x 2 cm
Sculpture

$3,452

Naty Dreux Brézé, E 13, Sculpture

Naty Dreux Brézé

E 13, 2017
69 x 63 x 9 cm
Sculpture

$3,211

Pablo Figueroa, Jeu d'échecs, Sculpture

Pablo Figueroa

Jeu d'échecs, 2020
4.5 x 24 x 24 cm
Sculpture

$345

Rebecca de Cachard, L'Optimiste, Sculpture

Rebecca de Cachard

L'Optimiste, 2019
64 x 48 x 27 cm
Sculpture

$4,488

Alain Mimouni, Ehh, What's up doc ?, Sculpture

Alain Mimouni

Ehh, What's up doc ?, 2019
57 x 36 x 23 cm
Sculpture

Sold

Longet, Pion echec LV color, Sculpture

Longet

Pion echec LV color, 2021
70 x 20 x 20 cm
Sculpture

$690

Virginia Benedicto, La Bella Mela, Sculpture

Virginia Benedicto

La Bella Mela, 2016
60 x 60 x 60 cm
Sculpture

Sold

Fat, Peace bear, Sculpture

Fat

Peace bear, 2019
60 x 30 x 30 cm
Sculpture

Sold

André Robillard, Pistolet USA Bastole 56, Sculpture

André Robillard

Pistolet USA Bastole 56, 2015
20 x 26 x 7 cm
Sculpture

Sold

Eskos, Wall Pop / fortnite armury, Sculpture

Eskos

Wall Pop / fortnite armury, 2019
15 x 15 x 10 cm
Sculpture

Sold

TieRi Trademark, Colors Caps III, Sculpture

TieRi Trademark

Colors Caps III, 2019
27 x 27 x 2 cm
Sculpture

Sold

NooN, Coffret 5 Skulls Chrome, Sculpture

NooN

Coffret 5 Skulls Chrome, 2018
13 x 19 x 15 cm
Sculpture

Sold

Dom'One, Miss Bomb - Vegas Three, Sculpture

Dom'One

Miss Bomb - Vegas Three, 2019
70 x 33 x 33 cm
Sculpture

Sold

Paméla (Pam) de Rouvray, Nain jaune, Sculpture

Paméla (Pam) de Rouvray

Nain jaune, 2016
55 x 55 x 15 cm
Sculpture

Sold

Sophie Verger, Viens jouer avec moi, Sculpture

Sophie Verger

Viens jouer avec moi, 2019
30 x 64.5 x 15 cm
Sculpture

Sold

Cecilio Sanchez Fierro, Arca de Noe / Ceramics Mexican Folk Art Miniature, Sculpture

Cecilio Sanchez Fierro

Arca de Noe / Ceramics Mexican Folk Art Miniature, 2017
7 x 8 x 6 cm
Sculpture

Sold

Jayet, Bear the rolling stones, Sculpture

Jayet

Bear the rolling stones, 2019
110 x 90 x 69 cm
Sculpture

Sold

Jayet, Oursjayet orange finition (apparence matière caoutchouc touch), Sculpture

Jayet

Oursjayet orange finition (apparence matière caoutchouc touch), 2018
110 x 85 x 65 cm
Sculpture

Sold

Manuel Cruz Prudencio, Combi con Animales, Sculpture

Manuel Cruz Prudencio

Combi con Animales, 2016
34 x 43 x 23 cm
Sculpture

Sold

The collectors' opinion

Verified Reviews

9.6/10

If you still have doubts, find out what others have thought of our services.

Discover opinions
The collectors' opinion
Need more inspiration? Get your personalized selection today
Our other themes