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L'ammiratore - Original Tempera Drawing by Mino Maccari - 1960s
Located in Roma, IT
L'Ammiratore (The Suitor) is an original drawing on paper, realized around the 1960s by the great Italian artist and journalist, Mino Maccari (Siena, 1898 - 1989). Original tempera ...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Tempera

Mediterranean Flora - Original Pencil Drawing - 1950s
Located in Roma, IT
Mediterranean Flora is an original watercolored pencil drawing on ivory-colored paper, realized by Anonymous French Artist of the mid-20th Century.. In very good conditions. Not si...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Tennis Players - Original Charcoal on Paper by Mino Maccari - 1960s
Located in Roma, IT
Tennis Players is an original Contemporary artwork realized in the 1960s by the Italian artist Mino Maccari (Siena, 1898 - Rome, 1989). Original charcoal on paper. Hand-signed in p...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal

Matador 2 - Original Mixed Media Drawing by Leo Guida - 1964
Located in Roma, IT
Matador 2 is an original Contemporary artwork realized in 1964 by the italian artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017) Original mixed colored china in drawing. Label on the back Hand signe...
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Contemporary Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Tempera, Watercolor

Woman - Original Charcoal and Watercolor Drawing on Paper by Mino Maccari - 1952
Located in Roma, IT
Woman is an original modern artwork realized in 1952 by the Italian artist Mino Maccari (Siena, 1898 - Rome, 1989). Original drawing in Mixed media, charcoal and watercolor on paper...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Mixed Media, Charcoal, Watercolor

Chevalier dans le Bois - Original Ink and Watercolor by Yves Brayer - 1968
Located in Roma, IT
Chevalier dans le Bois is an original watercolor on paper realized by Yves Brayer in 1968. On the upper center of the artwork, there is a handwritten dedication by the artist: "Bien...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Portraits - Original Ink and Watercolor on Paper by Mino Maccari - 1950s
Located in Roma, IT
Portraits is an original modern artwork realized in the 1950s by the Italian artist Mino Maccari (Siena, 1898 - Rome, 1989). Original Colored Ink and Watercolor on Paper. Hand-sign...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Ink

Moby Dick 4 original mid century illustrations for Herman Melville's masterpiece
Located in Norwich, GB
A stunning ensemble of fiour original mid century illustrations for Herman Melville's "Moby Dick" . Whilst sharing the modernist, stylised approach of Rockwell Kent's works on the sa...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Charcoal

Golfer Putting
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Watercolor and Ink on Stiff Paper Signature: Signed Lower Right Signed "Gustavson AWS" (American Watercolor Society) in lower right image.
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Watercolor

Lion - Original Drawing on Paper by Wilhelm Lorenz - 1943
Located in Roma, IT
Lion is a beautiful charcoal original drawing on pink-colored paper, realized in 1943 by the German artist Wilhelm Lorenz, also called Willi Lorenz. Signed in pencil on the lower rig...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Charcoal

Golfer and Caddie at Sunset
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Watercolor and Ink on Paper Signature: Signed "Gustavson AWS" (American Watercolor Society) in lower right i Gustavson was an excellent golfer himself and illustrated the bo...
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink, Watercolor

Towards the Agreement - Original Pencil and Charcoal by Mino Maccari - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Towards the Agreement (Original Italian title "Verso l'accordo") is an original modern artwork realized 1937 by the Italian artist Mino Maccari (Siena, 1898 - Rome, 1989). Original ...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal, Pencil

Pair of High Fashion Deco Style Illustrations by Bettencourt C.1978
Located in San Francisco, CA
Pair of High Fashion Deco Style Illustrations by Bettencourt C.1978 The larger illustration measures 14" wide x 21" wide The smaller illustration measures 11" wide x 14" high Only...
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Art Deco Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Watercolor

Tennis Player- Mixed Media by Mino Maccari - 1960s
Located in Roma, IT
Tennis Player is an original artwork realized by Mino Maccari in the 1960s. Black and white chin ink drawing on cardboard. Hand-signed by the artist on the lower margin. Good con...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal, Watercolor

Figures - Mixed Media by Mino Maccari - 1960s
Located in Roma, IT
Figures is an original artwork realized by Mino Maccari in the 1970's. Mixed media colored drawing. Hand-signed by the artist on the lower margin. Good conditions except for som...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Charcoal

"Star Time"
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Pen and Ink on Illustration Board Signature: Signed Upper Right Caricature by George Wachsteter 1911-2004) for the DuMont Network`s `Star Time`, broadcast from their NYC fla...
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Illustration Board, Pen

Corrida : Picador, Toreador and Bull - Original handsigned gouache & watercolor
Located in Paris, FR
Gen Paul (Eugene Paul, called) Corrida : Picador, Toreador and Bull, c. 1950 Original watercolor and gouache Signed bottom right On paper 50 x 65 cm (c. 20 x 26 in) Excellent cond...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Gouache

Landscape Watercolor - Sanguine Terracotta Forest Scene
Located in Houston, TX
Tranquil scene of classical youth walking through the forest, rendered in a rich, earthy red reminiscent of the red chalk drawings of the Renaissance. Displayed in a white mat with a...
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Northern Renaissance Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor, Pencil

Il Ponte dell'Accademia - Original Pen Marker and Watercolor - 1948
Located in Roma, IT
Il Ponte dell'Accademia is a colorful contemporary artwork realized by Angelo Savelli (1911-1995) in 1948. Permanent Marker and Watercolor on paper. Dimensions: cm 47 x 44. Frame ...
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Permanent Marker

"Downtown Lakefront" original conte cubist drawing by Sylvia Spicuzza
Located in Milwaukee, WI
The present work, drawn with black Conté crayon on a calendar sheet, Sylvia Spicuzza presents the viewer with a rhythmic vision of an urban lakefront. The beach scene is dominated by...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Conté

Monochromatic Mid Century Fashion Illustration, Circa 1950
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 1940s- early 1950s ink on paper illustration of a woman in a dress is by illustrator Marjory Ullberg. Ullberg worked for H. Liebes and Neiman Marcus department stores, crea...
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American Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink

"The Orchestra," Sketchbook of Graphite Drawings & Notes by Raoul Dufy
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"The Orchestra" is a sketchbook of graphite drawings by Raoul Dufy. The artist's estate stamp is on the cover, as is the title and date. There are 14 drawings and several pages of te...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Graphite

New Orleans
Located in Cleveland, OH
Joseph Jicha New Orleans Signed & Titled Lower Right Watercolor on Paper 20.5 x 29 inches
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

Ballet Espagnol, Pilar Lopez
Located in San Francisco, CA
This artwork titled "Ballet Espagnol Pilar Lopez" c.1955 referring to the famous Spanish Flamenco dancer, Pilar Lopez, 1912-2008 is a pastel and crayon on paper by noted French artis...
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Realist Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Balmain Fashion Sketch - Skirt Suit
Located in Houston, TX
Vintage French fashion sketch of a svelte skirted suit with coordinating turtleneck by the Pierre Balmain Fashion House of Paris, circa 1950. Original one-of-a-kind artwork on paper...
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Gouache, Paper

Proof for a Costume - Original Tempera by A. Matheos
Located in Roma, IT
Proof for a Costume is an original artwork realized by the Greek French artist Alkis Matheos in the XX Century. Tempera on paper. The name of the artist appears both on the right...
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Tempera

Ladies in Conversation
Located in Houston, TX
Cheerful drawing of ladies in conversation over drinks by German artist Irmgard von Reppert, 1935. Dated lower right. Original artwork on paper displayed on a white mat with a gold...
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Fashion Illustration in Green, Ink and Gouache, 1950s
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1950s ink and gouache on paper fashion illustration of a woman in a green dress is by fashion designer Frederick Gibson Bayh (1917-2007). Bayh frequently used silks and brocades...
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American Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Gouache, Paper, Ink

On the Bayou - Figurative Landscape by Charles Reinike Sr.
Located in Soquel, CA
Vibrant watercolor of a figure and small boat next to a cabin on the bayou by New Orleans artist Charles Reinike (Sr.) (American, 1906-1983). Signed "C. Reinike" lower left. Presente...
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American Impressionist Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Paper

Quick Change
Located in Fairlawn, OH
Quick Change Watercolor on paper, 1930-1931 Signed lower right: Honore Guilbeau Illustrated in American Art Review, August 2014, page 84 in an article by Dr. Marianne Berardi, "The W...
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American Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Blue dress : Antique Greek costume - Original watercolor drawing
Located in Paris, FR
Suzanne LALIQUE Blue dress : Antique Greek Costume Original India ink and watercolor drawing Signed with the stamp of atelier on the back On vellum 37.5 x 26 (c. 15 x 10 in) Very ...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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India Ink, Watercolor

"Radio City Rockette"
Located in Southampton, NY
Watercolor on paper of a Radio City Music Hall Rockette done in the late 1940's or early 1950's. Ruth Adele Mysel grew up in Boston and attended the New England School of Art. In he...
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American Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Stonewall Susan
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Gouache on Board Signature: Unsigned illustration for "Stonewall Susan" by Joan Aucourt. May 31 - Collier's (Int) ["Stonewall Susan" by Joan Aucourt]
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Gouache, Board

c. 1930s BBC Souvenir Programme Art Deco design gouache poster cover
Located in London, GB
To see our other twentieth century graphic design, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this Seller." Anonymous BBC Souvenir Programme Design ...
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Art Deco Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Gouache

Surrealistic Interior - Original Watercolor on Paper by Jean Delpech - 1960s
Located in Roma, IT
"Surrealistic Interior" 1936's is an original drawing in watercolor on paper, realized by Jean Delpech (1916-1988). The state of preservation of the artwork is very good. Sheet dim...
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Muscular Male Nude
Located in Miami, FL
Stunning light-infused male nude study with high contrast that creates a tension between the connected proportions of the body. The nude has a stately demeanor even though it's mostl...
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Academic Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Charcoal

Surrealist Nude Female Figure like Salvador Dali
Located in Miami, FL
The shape of her hands is echoed in the shape of her hair. Federico Castellónn was a Spanish American Surrealist artist and member of the National Academy "Surrealist Figure" 1935 is...
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Surrealist Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Archival Paper, Graphite

"Manhattan Bridge" American Modernism NYC Cityscape WPA Mid-Century 20th Century
Located in New York, NY
"Manhattan Bridge" American Modernism NYC Cityscape WPA Mid-Century 20th Century. 20 x 14 inches. Watercolor and pencil on paper. Titled, signed and dated 1938 lower right. Reginal...
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American Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

Cubist Male Nude
Located in Miami, FL
This powerful Cubist male nude is rendered in long uninterrupted bold black strokes that draw our gaze like a magnet. Mercedes Matter was a female artist making a Cubist work but wi...
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Cubist Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Charcoal

Il signor Dudron - Original Pen Drawing by G. de Chirico - 1945
Located in Roma, IT
Il signor Dudron - Illustration of de Chirico is an original drawing in pen realized by Giorgio de Chirico in 1945 ca. Hand-signed on the lower right. Image Dimensions: 21 x 13.5 c...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pen

Wood - Original Pastel and China Ink on Paper by J.L. Rey-Vila
Located in Roma, IT
Wood is an original artwork realized by the Spanish artist José Luis Rey Vila in 1939. Pastel and china ink on paper. Unsigned. Dated on the back. Very good conditions. Very fres...
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel, Ink

Figure - Original Ink on Paper - Mid-20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Figure is an original modern drawing in black oil on paper realized by an Anonymous artist of the 20th Century. Hand-signed on the lower right, illegible. Good conditions, except f...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink

Mid 20th century French Original Line Drawing sketch Nude Lady - Stamped
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Portrait sketch original drawing by Jean-Paul LE VERRIER (1922-1996) studio stamped pencil drawing on paper, unframed Double sided 8.25 x 10.5 inches provenance: private collection ...
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Impressionist Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink

Mid 20th century French Original Line Drawing sketch Nude Male - Stamped
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Portrait sketch original drawing by Jean-Paul LE VERRIER (1922-1996) studio stamped pencil drawing on paper, unframed Double sided 10.5x 8.25 inches provenance: private collection o...
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Impressionist Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

"Snowman" original finger painting signed by Sylvia Spicuzza
Located in Milwaukee, WI
This winter scene painting is unusual in the work of Sylvia Spicuzza, but is one of the finger paintings that she produced probably in conjunction with her position as an art educato...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paint

Shepherd
Located in Salt Lake City, UT
9 x 12 in. Unframed Young is known for his monument to the pioneers at This is the Place State Park, the Seagull Monument on Temple Square, and the monumental marble sculpture of hi...
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink

Female Figures - Original Watercolor on Paper by Emile Deschler - 1940s
Located in Roma, IT
Figures is an original artwork realized by Emile Deschler. Watercolor and pencil on paper. Excellent conditions. Emile Deschler (France, 1910 - 1991) was a French painter. In 1930, ...
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Contemporary Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Harbor View - Original Watercolor by Herna Hausmann - 1960s
Located in Roma, IT
Harbor View is a very good watercolour by Herna Hausmann. The artwork is in good conditions, except for some stains on the margins. Atelier stamp on the right margin at the bottom.
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Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Mid Century Figurative Charcoal Line Drawing, "Girl Walking Away"
By Mariellen Ehlers
Located in Soquel, CA
Wonderful mid century figurative nude charcoal line drawing of a girl walking away by Moni (Mariellen) Ehlers (American, 1926-2007). Charcoal on paper, c.1950s. Signed “Moni” in the ...
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American Impressionist Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Charcoal

Peter Robert Keil Framed Ink & Charcoal on Paper 1975 Portrait on Nude
Located in Hudson, NY
Amazing Peter Keil ink and charcoal on paper. This is one of Keil's earlier pieces (1975) that was cleverly painted on top of what looks like a charcoal male nude. Many of the Keil p...
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Abstract Expressionist Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Charcoal, Ink

"Horses Neck"
Located in Bristol, CT
Original gouache 'Cocktail' artwork signed: Jim McDonough depicting a Bakelite horsewoman being thrown off her mount- circa 1930s- in a custom shadowbox w/ Bakelite knob closures Ar...
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Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Resin, Gouache

Whimsical Illustration Hiking Cartoon, 1938 Mt Tremblant Ski Lodge William Steig
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Lighthearted Illustration of Outdoor Pursuits This one being cross country hiking signed "W. Steig" Provenance: from Mrs. Joseph B. Ryan, Commissioned by Joe Ryan for the bar at his...
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Naturalistic Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Archival Ink, Watercolor, Illustration Board

"Untitled Female" Clothed Female, Symbolism, Primary Colors, Watercolor
Located in Detroit, MI
"Untitled Woman" is full of symbolism in the form of the birds, the background castle, the birdbath and the delicate tree held in the fingers of the contemplative female figure. Fred...
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Romantic Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

"Two Women Walking, Granville, New York," Reginald Marsh, American Modernism
Located in New York, NY
Reginald Marsh (1898 - 1954) Two Women Walking, Granville, New York, 1948 Watercolor and ink on paper 10 x 7 1/2 inches Signed, dated, and inscribed lower right Provenance: Private...
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American Modern Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink, Watercolor

Strike Breakers — social realism, Great Depression
Located in Myrtle Beach, SC
Daniel Ralph Celentano, Untitled (Strike Breakers) pencil, c. 1934. Signed, lower right. A fine, social-realist drawing, on cream wove paper, with margins (1 1/2 to 2 1/2 inches), in...
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American Realist Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Tennis Sport Player Art Deco Cubist Gouache Painting by C. Massin
Located in Atlanta, GA
Stunning French Art Deco cubist gouache on cardboard painting by C. Massin (France, 20th Century). Signed on the bottom right corner. Featuring a sportsman playing tennis. Very nice ...
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Art Deco Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Gouache

Femmes, Marie Laurencin, 1950's, Ink on Paper, Post-Impressionism, Woman Art
Located in Geneva, CH
Femmes, Marie Laurencin, 1950's, Ink on Paper, Post-Impressionism, Woman Art 1952 Indian ink and watercolor on paper 13.5 x 14.3 cm, 13.5 x 14.5, 13.8 x 12.5, 13.4 x 14.5 cm Signed ...
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Post-Impressionist Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink, Watercolor

Untitled
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Wifredo Lam, Cuban (1902 - 1982) Title: Untitled - I Year: 1957 Medium: Crayon and Pastel on Paper, signed and dated l.r. Paper Size: 22 in. x 26.5 in. (55.88 cm x 67.31...
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Surrealist Mid-20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel, Crayon, Paper