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Western Slope
Western Slope
Martyl Suzanne Schweig Langsdorf
1940s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Gouache
"Western Slope" 1940 Gouache on Paper Signed and Dated Titled Verso Image Size: 7 3/4 x 15 in Framed Size: approx. 19 x 23 inches A plein-air landscape painter in styles of both re...
Chinatown, San Francisco
Chinatown, San Francisco
Augusta Payne Briggs Rathbone
20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink, Watercolor, Gouache, Vellum
Marked by strong colors and a modern feel, Augusta Rathbone’s “Chinatown, San Francisco” (circa 1940) imparts a sense of creative freedom and the hand of an extremely confident artis...
Lobster Shacks (Monhegan)
Lobster Shacks (Monhegan)
Emil Holzhauer
Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
Emil Holzhauer was born on January 21, 1887 in Schwabisch-Gmund, Germany. In 1906, he moved to New York City without a job, money, or any knowledge of the English language. He initia...
Untitled (New Mexico Church)
Untitled (New Mexico Church)
Anna Katharine Skeele
20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Mixed Media
Anna Katharine Skeele’s mixed media drawing “Untitled (New Mexico Church)” (circa 1928) is initialed “KSD” lower right. The size of the image is approximately 16 x 20 inches, and the...
Palace of Fine Art, San Francisco, California, 1915
Palace of Fine Art, San Francisco, California, ...
Isabel Hunter
20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Pastel, Board
Isabel Hunter’s “Palace of Fine Art, San Francisco, California, 1915” is a pastel on paper mounted to board, signed and dated “Isabel Hunter 1915” lower left. The artwork, which mea...
Chamiso Sage in Flower
Chamiso Sage in Flower
Lumen Martin Winter
Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor
Born December 12, 1908 Lumen Martin Winter was a celebrated public artist whose skills in sculpture, paintings and works on paper were widely known during his lifetime. He mastered a...
Gaspe: St. Lawrence Village
Gaspe: St. Lawrence Village
William Grauer
1950s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor
Signed by the artist in pencil, lower right Provenance: Estate of the Artist With the artist's original presentation (Frame and matting) Two similar titles were exhibited in The ...
"Boats Amongst the Mangroves," watercolor and gouache on paper by Doris Lee
"Boats Amongst the Mangroves," watercolor and g...
Doris Lee
1930s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor, Gouache
"Boats Amongst the Mangroves" is an original watercolor and gouache painting on paper by Doris Lee. The artist signed the piece loer right. It depicts boats and other objects on a fl...
1950s Casein Paint on Paper
1950s Casein Paint on Paper
Anne Granick
1950s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Casein
This 1959 casein on paper still life is by New York artist and art collector Anne Granick (1911-2006). Granick was a self-taught artist and a dancer for the Martha Graham Company in ...
Colorado Landscape (View from Red Rocks looking south toward Soda Lakes)
Colorado Landscape (View from Red Rocks looking...
Vance Kirkland
1940s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor
Original painting by Colorado artist, Vance Kirkland (1904-1981. Dated 1943.7 (Number 7). Presented in a custom frame, outer dimensions measure 34 ¼ x 41 ¾ x 1 ¼ inches. Image siz...
1950s "Trees" I Casein Paint on Paper
1950s "Trees" I Casein Paint on Paper
Anne Granick
1950s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Casein
This 1950s casein on paper still life entitled "Trees" I is by New York artist and art collector Anne Granick (1911-2006). Granick was a self-taught artist and a dancer for the Marth...
"Bridge- Sydney Harbor" Australian Seascape in Gouache, 1944
"Bridge- Sydney Harbor" Australian Seascape in ...
Byron Randall
1940s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Gouache
This 1944 gouache on paper seascape with boats entitled "Bridge- Sydney Harbor" is by Expressionist West Coast artist Byron Randall (1918–1999). His work is held in permanent collect...
"Okinawa" Japanese Landscape in Watercolor, 1945
Calvin Anderson
1940s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
This 1945 watercolor on paper landscape entitled "Okinawa" is by Bay Area painter, printmaker, and designer Calvin Anderson (b. 1925). He studied at CCAC and Art Center College in t...
Mexican Plaza, Oil Pastel Drawing, 1954
Byron Randall
1950s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Oil Pastel
This 1954 oil pastel on paper Mexican cityscape is by Expressionist West Coast artist Byron Randall (1918–1999). His work is held in permanent collections of the Phillips Collection,...
Majestic Moonlight
Emil Bisttram
1940s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor, Archival Paper
This original watercolor painting by Taos artist, Emil Bisttram is presented in a custom white gold leaf and hardwood frame with all archival materials and UV protectant glass, outer...
Mountain Landscape in Green & Purple, Watercolo...
Laura Lengyel
1970s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor, Ink
This 1977 watercolor and ink on paper landscape is by Bay Area painter and sculptor Laura Lengyel (b. 1946). She studied at Oakland’s Mills College and later moved to Mendocino. Fro...
"Early Spring Landscape #303," watercolor by Sy...
Sylvia Spicuzza
1940s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor
"Early Spring Landscape #303" is an original watercolor painting by Sylvia Spicuzza. The artist signed the piece lower right. It depicts two leafless trees on the edge of water with ...
Untitled (Colorado Homestead)
John Edward Thompson
1930s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor, Archival Paper
This original watercolor painting by Colorado modernist, John Thompson is presented in a custom frame, outer dimensions measure 27 ¼ x 32 ½ x 1 ¼ inches. Image size is 14 x 20 inches...
Neighborhood Street Scene, Graphite Drawing, Ci...
Hugh Wiley
1970s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Graphite
This 1960s- 1970s graphite on paper suburban landscape is by Northern California artist Hugh Wiley (1922-2013). Wiley studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and in Mex...
Minimal Northern California Landscape, Watercol...
Alysanne McGaffey
Late 20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
This late 20th century watercolor on paper landscape is by Bay Area artist Alysanne McGaffey (1931-2018). Born in Seattle, McGaffey moved to San Francisco in the mid 1950s to study a...
American Modernist Watercolor, Maine subject, S...
Carl Cutler
1920s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
Carl Cutler (1873-1945) MAINE LANDSCAPE Watercolor on paper, 17 x 25 inches Signed lower left: Carl S Cutler Carl Gordon Cutler's artistic passion and reputation lay in his depictio...
Pale California Seascape in Watercolor, 20th Ce...
Mary Pomeroy
Late 20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
This mid to late 20th century watercolor on paper seascape is by Mary Barnas Pomeroy (1921-2010), a German-born California painter. She was a published botanical illustrator in Quito...
Jemez Mountains #2
Lumen Martin Winter
Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor
Born December 12, 1908 Lumen Martin Winter was a celebrated public artist whose skills in sculpture, paintings and works on paper were widely known during his lifetime. He mastered a...
"Forest Hills, Sonoma County, CA" Watercolor La...
Alysanne McGaffey
Late 20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
This late 20th century watercolor on paper landscape entitled "Forest Hills, Sonoma County, CA" is by Bay Area artist Alysanne McGaffey (1931-2018). Born in Seattle, McGaffey moved t...
American Modernist Watercolor, Maine Landscape,...
Carl Cutler
1920s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
Carl Cutler (1873-1945) MAINE LANDSCAPE Watercolor on paper, 17 x 25 inches Signed lower left: Carl S Cutler Carl Gordon Cutler's artistic passion and reputation lay in his depictio...
Barns in the Helderberg, New York (rural 1930s ...
Martin Lewis
1930s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Chalk, Charcoal
"Barns in the Helderberg, New York" by Martin Lewis shows neighbors (one in a Model T car) visiting outside a series of barns with a tree in the background. This is a charcoal and ch...
Bay Area Cityscape in Ink, Circa 1970s
Jack Freeman
1970s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
This circa 1970s ink on paper drawing is by San Francisco painter Jack Freeman (1938-2014). Freeman studied at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, landscape and figure drawing with O...
Bay Area Coastal Scene in Ink, 1976
Jack Freeman
1970s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
This 1976 ink wash on paper coastal drawing is by San Francisco painter Jack Freeman (1938-2014). Freeman studied at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, landscape and figure drawing ...
Pelicans and Fisherman Watercolor Painting Chic...
Emil Armin
1960s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
Image is 14 X 11 and then matted. It is signed and dated and inscribed R.H. Love gallery. EMIL ARMIN was born in Radautz, Roumania, in 1883 to a devoutly religious Jewish family. His...
Mount Baker, Washington
Zama Vanessa Helder
1920s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
Signed (at lower left): Z / VANESSA / HELDER West Coast artist Z. Vanessa Helder seems to have been prepared from the start to pursue an independent course in art. Her full name, Z...
West Marin, California Landscape in Watercolor,...
Alysanne McGaffey
Late 20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
This late 20th century watercolor on paper Marin landscape is by Bay Area artist Alysanne McGaffey (1931-2018). Born in Seattle, McGaffey moved to San Francisco in the mid 1950s to s...
Harbor with Boats, Watercolor Painting, 1943
Byron Randall
1940s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
This 1943 watercolor on paper seascape with boats is by Expressionist West Coast artist Byron Randall (1918–1999). His work is held in permanent collections of the Phillips Collectio...
Boat Study in Four Parts, Watercolor and Pastel...
Unknown
Mid-20th Century American Modern Still-life Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Pastel, Watercolor
This circa mid 20th century watercolor and pastel drawing of four boats is unsigned. Painted on slightly iridescent silver illustration board. Framed in a contemporary wood frame ...
Mid Century New York Industrial Cityscape in In...
Saul Lishinsky
Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
This circa 1940s- 1960s monochromatic ink on paper industrial cityscape is by Bronx New York artist Saul Lishinsky (1922-2012). Lishinsky studied with Hans Hofmann in Provincetown, a...
Whimsical Fishing Illustration Cartoon 1938 Mt ...
William Steig (b.1907)
1930s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
India Ink, Watercolor, Illustration Board
Lighthearted Illustration of Outdoor Pursuits This one of a fisherman signed "W. Steig" Provenance: from Mrs. Joseph B. Ryan, Commissioned by Joe Ryan for the bar at his ski resort,...
Ink Drawing by Marsden Hartley, Dogtown, 1934
Marsden Hartley
1930s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
This is an ink drawing by Marsden Hartley that comes from a significant body of work by the artist from Dogtown, an area near Gloucester Massachusetts, a famous fishing port on Cape ...
"North Branch, NY" Watercolor Landscape Paintin...
Jacob Semiatan
1950s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
This 1951 watercolor on paper mountain landscape is by Irish-born artist Jacob Semiatin (1915-2003). During the 1930s and 1940s, Semiatin exhibited with the Brooklyn Society of Artis...
Eastern Airlines Design & Presentation
Cardwell Higgins
1930s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink, Pen
From renowned American illustrator Cardwell Higgins comes this pen & ink on artist's paper illustration that was created for Eastern Airlines with a plane whizzing through the air s...
American Modernist watercolor, Maine subject, W...
Carl Cutler
1920s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
Carl Gordon Cutler (1873–1945) WOODLAND POOL, c. 1913-1928 Watercolor on paper, 16 ¾ x 24 ¼ inches (sight) Signed lower right: Carl G Cutler Carl Gordon Cutler's artistic passion an...
Marin, CA Coastal Landscape in Watercolor, Late...
Alysanne McGaffey
Late 20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
This late 20th century watercolor on paper seascape of Marin, California is by Bay Area artist Alysanne McGaffey (1931-2018). Born in Seattle, McGaffey moved to San Francisco in the ...
Bay Area Coastal Landscape in Watercolor, Circa...
Sadie Van Patten Hall
Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
This mid 20th century watercolor on paper seascape with a dock nestled in a hillside is by California artist Sadie Van Patten Hall (1884-1967). Starting in 1914, Hall spent most of h...
"Cabo San Lucas" Mexico Sunset Landscape in Wat...
Laura Lengyel
1970s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor, Graphite
This 1978 watercolor and graphite on paper seascape entitled "Cabo San Lucas" is by Bay Area painter and sculptor Laura Lengyel (b. 1946). She studied at Oakland’s Mills College and...
"A Gray Day on the Mesa I" Monochromatic Oil an...
Seymour Tubis
1970s American Modern Abstract Paintings
Paper, Oil, Graphite
This circa 1976 oil and graphite on paper abstracted minimalist landscape is by Santa Fe artist Seymour Tubis (1919-1993). Tubis studied at the Art Students League with Hans Hofmann ...
Leon Dolice, [Manhattan Skyline II], c. 1930
Leon Dolice
Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Pastel
Leon Dolice (1892-1960), [Manhattan Skyline II], circa 1930. Signed lower right: Dolice. In fine condition.
Mid Century City Sketch in Ink, Circa 1950s
Saul Lishinsky
1950s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
This circa 1940s- 1960s monochromatic ink on paper cityscape is by Bronx New York artist Saul Lishinsky (1922-2012). Lishinsky studied with Hans Hofmann in Provincetown, and attended...
Vivid Oil Pastel Landscape, 20th Century
Jack Freeman
Late 20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Oil Pastel
This late 20th century oil pastel on paper landscape with trees, grass, and blue sky is by San Francisco painter Jack Freeman (1938-2014). Freeman studied at the High Museum of Art ...
Seascape Night Scene in Ink, 1950s
Marjorie Ullberg
Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Ink, Paper
This mid 20th century ink on paper illustration is by fashion illustrator Marjorie Ullberg. Ullberg worked for H. Liebes and Neiman Marcus department stores, creating their ad work a...
Modernist City Skyline in Monochromatic Ink, 1960s
Wiveca Rubinow
1960s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Felt Pen
This 1960s felt pen on paper skyline silhouette is by Swedish-California artist Wiveca Rubinow (1920-1994). Rubinow was born in Stockholm, Sweden and studied art in Paris under Henri...
Mendocino Coastal Scene in Ink, 1960s
Wiveca Rubinow
Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
This circa 1960s ink on paper scene of a beach with boats and seagulls is by Swedish-California artist Wiveca Rubinow (1920-1994). Rubinow was born in Stockholm, Sweden and studied a...
Still Life By a Window, Monotype and Oil Painti...
Gerald Wasserman
Late 20th Century American Modern Still-life Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Gouache, Monotype
This circa late 20th century monotype and gouache on paper still life by a window along the coast is by Monterey/Carmel artist of Russian descent, Gerald Wasserman (1920-2011). Wass...
WPA New York Artist Watercolor Painting Wooded ...
Harry Zitter
1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings
Paper, Watercolor, Gouache
Harry Zitter (1898 - 1989) Harry Zitter was active/lived in New York. Harry Zitter is known for street scene, subway scenes, social realist, nudes, African American, genre scenes,...
"Guanajuato, Mexico" Mid Century Watercolor Cit...
David Landis
Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor, Paper
This mid 20th century watercolor on paper entitled "Guanajuato, Mexico" is by Chicago artist David Landis (1918-1983). Landis was Associate Professor of Drawing and Painting and facu...
California Landscape in Watercolor, Mid 20th Ce...
Sadie Van Patten Hall
Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
This mid 20th century watercolor on paper landscape with eucalyptus trees is by California artist Sadie Van Patten Hall (1884-1967). Starting in 1914, Hall spent most of her time in ...
San Francisco Bay Harbor
Sadie Van Patten Hall
Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
This mid 20th century watercolor on paper is by California artist Sadie Van Patten Hall (1884-1967). Starting in 1914, Hall spent most of her time in California and was a resident of...
California Country Road in Charcoal, 1987
Jack Freeman
1980s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Charcoal
This 1987 charcoal on paper Bay Area landscape is by San Francisco painter Jack Freeman (1938-2014). Freeman studied at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, landscape and figure drawi...
New York Industrial Scene, Ink on Paper Drawing...
Pasquale Patrick Stigliani
Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
This mid 20th century ink on paper industrial landscape is by Pasquale Patrick Stigliani (1926-2003), a New York City painter and poet. He was an independent artist trained under th...
Bright Harbor with Boats, Watercolor Painting, ...
Morris Kronfeld
Late 20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
This late 20th century watercolor on paper seascape with ships and waves is by Morris Kronfeld (1914-2011) was a New York Modernist artist. He studied art, biology, & art history at...
American Modernist watercolor, Maine subject, C...
Carl Cutler
1920s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
Carl Gordon Cutler's artistic passion and reputation lay in his depiction of the Maine landscape and his pioneering use of watercolor. In 1913, with the advent of Modernism in Americ...
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