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"Bus Stop" Latin Art Social Realism Europe WPA Figurative Transportation Modern
Located in New York, NY
Signed and dated "1942" lower right Born Joseph Carl Meffert in Germany, he befriended Käthe Kollwitz and Otto Nagel in Berlin in the 1930s. Thanks to their support, Meffert produce...
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Modern 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Gouache, Board

Abstract Geometric WPA Painting Transcendental Art Modern Non Objective 1940s
Located in New York, NY
Born in Hungary, Bisttram went on to become a prolific artist creating many thousands of paintings and drawings that embraced styles from realism through abstraction. A member of the...
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Abstract Geometric 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Encaustic

Country House Landscape
Located in Soquel, CA
Vivid watercolor of a country house and grove of trees in a rural landscape of rolling green hills, with farm animals in the distance, by California artist Rene Weaver (American, 189...
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American Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

Gloom - Original Pencil Drawing by S. Goldberg - 1940
Located in Roma, IT
Gloom is an original drawing in pencil on paper realized by Simon Goldberg (1913-1985). Hand-signed in pencil on the lower right. The state of preservation is very good. aSheet dim...
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Contemporary 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Pencil

"Delaware Water Gap"
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Jim’s of Lambertville is proud to offer this artwork by: Lloyd R. Ney (1893 – 1964) Called “Bill” by his friends, Lloyd Ney was one of the pioneers of Modernist art in New Hope. Ne...
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Abstract 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor, Graphite

Fishing Boats at Shore - Landscape
Located in Soquel, CA
Diminutive and beautiful watercolor landscape of fishermen with their boats on the shore by unknown artist. Signed lower left corner illegibly. Circa 1940's. Unframed. Image size: 10...
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American Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

"Autumn Seas," Jay Hall Connaway, Watercolor, Monhegan Island, Maine Coast
Located in Wiscasset, ME
Although born in Liberty, Indiana in 1893, Jay Hall Connaway was fascinated by coastal life and marine scenery, an attraction that had profound effects on his life and artwork. Afte...
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Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Watercolor

School Boys
Located in Long Island City, NY
A group of boys look over a book in a session of Shul in this drawing by Emmanuel Mane-Katz. Date: circa 1940 Medium: Ink and wash on paper, signed lower right Size: 12 x 9.5 inches...
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Modern 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Ink

French Poster Illustration Fashion Watercolor Drawing by J. P. Godreuil
Located in Atlanta, GA
Original poster study drawing, hand-painted with watercolor on Vellum paper by French artist Jean Pierre Godreuil (also known as J. P. God). Featuring two pairs of legs (woman and ma...
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Realist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paint, Paper, Watercolor

Female Nude Study Black and Blue Pencil Drawing by P. Chem
Located in Atlanta, GA
Charming woman nude pencil study by Russian/French painter Alexandre Pavlovitch Chemetoff (or Chemetov) also known as Chem (1891 - 1981). Very interesting representation on which onl...
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Expressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Pencil, Carbon Pencil

Joe Jones Asleep
Located in New York, NY
This is a World War II drawing of the Missouri artist Joe Jones (1909-1963) by the New York artist Edward Laning (1906-1981). A typed note reads “Drawn in the Aleutians as correspond...
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American Modern 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Ink

The Carousel - China Ink Drawing by Renzo Vespignani - 1949
Located in Roma, IT
The Carousel is an original Modern Artwork realized in 1949 by the Italian artist Renzo Vespignani (Rome, 1924 - Rome, 2001). Original black ink and pen on ivory paper. Hand-sign...
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Contemporary 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink

Children in the Garden - China Ink Drawing by Renzo Vespignani - 1949
Located in Roma, IT
Children in the Garden is an original Modern Artwork realized in 1949 by the Italian artist Renzo Vespignani (Rome, 1924 - Rome, 2001). Original China Ink and black pencil on ivory...
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Contemporary 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink

Couple of Figures in the Nature - China Ink Drawing by Renzo Vespignani - 1949
Located in Roma, IT
Couple of Figures in the Nature is an original Modern Artwork realized in 1949 by the Italian artist Renzo Vespignani (Rome, 1924 - Rome, 2001). Original black China ink and pen on...
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Contemporary 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink

Betty
Located in Minneapolis, MN
This is a C.1940 pastel illustration created by Hungarian artist and illustrator Jules Erbit for the Brown & Bigelow Calendar Company. Titled, "Betty", this is a glamorous pin-up of...
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Other Art Style 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Illustration Board, Pastel

Jeannie
Located in Minneapolis, MN
This is a dated 1942 pastel illustration created by Hungarian artist and illustrator Jules Erbit for The Gerlach-Barklow Calendar Company. Titled, "Jeannie", this is a glamorous pin-...
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Other Art Style 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Pastel, Illustration Board

The Pitzeklamm Gorge, Austrian Tyrol - British landscape by C M Gere
Located in London, GB
CHARLES MARCH GERE, RA, RWS (1884-1963) The Pitzeklamm Gorge, Austrian Tyrol Signed and inscribed on a label on the backboard: 5. The Pitzthal, Tirol/C M Gere/Painswick, Glos Wate...
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Pre-Raphaelite 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Watercolor

Lemons Zitronen - German Expressionism Still Life
Located in London, GB
KARL SCHMIDT-ROTTLUFF 1884-1976 Rottluff, Germany 1884 - 1976 Berlin (German) Title: Lemons Zitronen, 1943 Technique: Signed Watercolour and Gouache on Wove Paper Size: 31.1 x ...
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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Gouache

Dapper Gent in White Dinner Jacket
Located in Bristol, CT
Classic pen & ink on paper drawing depicting a sartorially resplendent/ dapper gent sporting a peak lapel/ white dinner jacket circa 1940s Art Sz: 12.25"H x 8.75"W Frame Sz: 17"H x ...
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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Ink, Pen

Picturesque Red Farmhouse, 1940
Located in Soquel, CA
Beautiful watercolor of traditional red farmhouse scene among sunset, undulating clouds, and grazing cows by Thelma Fike Rodenhorst (American, 20th Century). Signed "T. Fike Rodenhor...
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American Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

“Down Hill Skiers”
Located in Southampton, NY
Watercolor on archival paper of two boys skiing down a slope. Signed lower right. Circa 1945. Artwork and mat have light young consistent with age. Original thin mahogany frame 17....
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Post-Modern 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Watercolor, Archival Paper

Asian Nude Study Watercolor Drawing by Rotislaw Racoff
Located in Atlanta, GA
1940s nude study, watercolor, and ink on paper painting by Polish/Russian artist Rotislaw Racoff (1904 - 1982). A fine study of a young woman probably Asian sitting back. The artist ...
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Expressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Ink, Watercolor

Normandy : First Frost Day - Original watercolor painting - Signed
Located in Paris, FR
Paul Emile PISSARRO (1884-1972) Normandy : First Frost Day, c. 1940 Original watercolor and charcoals painting Handsigned in the lower right corner On vellum 22 x 34 cm (c. 9 x 13 i...
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Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Charcoal, Watercolor

Quiet Backyard City Scene 1946 Watercolor
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1946 watercolor on paper cityscape is by Bay Area painter, printmaker, and designer Calvin Anderson (b. 1925). He studied at CCAC and Art Center College in the 1940s and worked ...
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American Modern 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

Loose Portrait Abstraction 1940-60s Charcoal
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1940-60s charcoal on paper drawing is by painter and illustrator, Barbara Rogers Houseworth. Born in 1925 in Indianapolis, Indiana she received an education in Fine Arts from In...
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Surrealist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Charcoal

Miss Tapsy - Original Pencil, Markers and Tempera by Erté - 1940s
Located in Roma, IT
Miss Tapsy is a very beautiful original drawing realized by the Russian artist Erté. Mixed media (pencil, markers, and tempera) on ivory paper. Hand-signed "Erté" in black ink on the...
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Art Deco 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Permanent Marker, Tempera, Pencil

Normandy : Apple Trees in Blossom - Original watercolor painting - Signed
Located in Paris, FR
Paul Emile PISSARRO (1884-1972) Normandy : Apple Trees in Blossom c. 1940 Original watercolor and charcoals painting Handsigned in the lower right corner On vellum 25 x 32 cm (c. 1...
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Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Charcoal, Watercolor

The Harlequin
Located in London, GB
'The Harlequin', watercolour on paper, by Rudolf Kundera (1944). Arlecchino is the best-known of the comic servant characters from the commedia dell'arte. A harlequin is characterise...
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Modern 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

"Two French Racehorses"
Located in Bristol, CT
circa 1940s watercolour depicting two racehorses with their jockeys in vivid racing silks Signed JD Reyala (LL) Image Sz: 10"H x 12"W Frame Sz: 15"H x 17"W
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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Watercolor

Normandy : Tall Apple Tree in Blossom - Original watercolor painting - Signed
Located in Paris, FR
Paul Emile PISSARRO (1884-1972) Normandy : Tall Apple Tree in Blossom, c. 1940 Original watercolor and charcoals painting Handsigned in the lower middle On vellum 25 x 32 cm (c. 10...
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Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Charcoal, Watercolor

Father and Son Fishing in the Morning - Original watercolor painting - Signed
Located in Paris, FR
Paul Emile PISSARRO (1884-1972) Father and Son Fishing in the Morning, c. 1940 Original watercolor and charcoals painting Handsigned in the lower left corner On vellum 25 x 32 cm (c...
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Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Charcoal, Watercolor

Sailboats at Dock Watercolor by Carl Broemel Original Arts and Crafts Frame
Located in Buffalo, NY
Original watercolor of sailboats at dock by well listed artist Carl Broemel. This work is stunning with wonderful colors and movement. This piece is also housed in the original han...
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Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Watercolor

The Cottage and the Weeping Willows - Original watercolor painting - Signed
Located in Paris, FR
Paul Emile PISSARRO (1884-1972) The Cottage and the Weeping Willows, c. 1940 Original watercolor and charcoals painting Handsigned in the lower left corner On vellum 25 x 32 cm (c. ...
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Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Charcoal, Watercolor

The shore of the Lake - Original watercolor painting - Signed
Located in Paris, FR
Paul Emile PISSARRO (1884-1972) The shore of the Lake, c. 1940 Original watercolor and charcoals painting Handsigned in the lower right corner On vellum 25 x 32 cm (c. 10 x 13 in) ...
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Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Charcoal, Watercolor

Pin-Up Study
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Graphite Pencil on Paper Signature: Signed Lower Right A pin-up study
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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Graphite

Lady and The Mirror
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Color Pencil on Paper Signature: Signed Lower Right A pin-up study.
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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Color Pencil

Girl Playing Golf
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Pen and Ink with White Gouache Signature: Signed Lower Right A pin-up study
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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink, Gouache, Pen

"The Best of Everything," Story Illustration, Woman's Home Companion, 1941
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Board Signature: Signed Lower Right Illustrated for "The Best of Everything" written by Anne Homer Warner, featured in Woman's Home Companion, October 1941.
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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Oil, Board

The Cottage in the Woods - Original watercolor painting - Signed
Located in Paris, FR
Paul Emile PISSARRO (1884-1972) The Cottage in the Woods, c. 1940 Original watercolor and charcoals painting Handsigned in the lower left corner On vellum 25 x 32 cm (c. 10 x 13 in)...
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Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Charcoal, Watercolor

Tribute to Cezanne : The Old Pines - Original watercolor painting - Signed
Located in Paris, FR
Paul Emile PISSARRO (1884-1972) Tribute to Cezanne : The Old Pines, c. 1940 Original watercolor and charcoals painting Handsigned in the lower left corner On vellum 25 x 32 cm (c. 1...
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Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Charcoal, Watercolor

Normandy : Snowy Landscape - Original watercolor painting - Signed
Located in Paris, FR
Paul Emile PISSARRO (1884-1972) Normandy : Snowy Landscape, c. 1940 Original watercolor and charcoals painting Handsigned in the lower right corner On vellum 21 x 29.5 cm (c. 8 x 12...
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Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Charcoal, Watercolor

Tribute to Monet : Haystacks and Harvest - Original watercolor painting - Signed
Located in Paris, FR
Paul Emile PISSARRO (1884-1972) Tribute to Monet : Haystacks and Harvest, c. 1930 Original watercolor and charcoals painting Handsigned in the lower left corner On vellum 19 x 25 cm...
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Impressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Charcoal, Watercolor

Figure in Interior - Original Pencil Drawing by Jeanne Daour - 1940
Located in Roma, IT
Figure in Interior is an original drawing in pencil on paper realized by Jeanne Daour in 1940, Hand-signed and dated on the left inside of drawing. The state of preservation is good...
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Modern 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Pencil

Nude - Original Pencil Drawing by Jeanne Daour - 1940
Located in Roma, IT
Nude is an original drawing in pencil on paper realized by Jeanne Daour in 1940, Hand-signed and dated on the lower left. The state of preservation is good and aged with some small ...
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Modern 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Pencil

Hopeless - Original China Ink and Watercolor Drawing by E. Klepper - 1948
Located in Roma, IT
Hopeless is an original drawing in china ink on paper realized in 1948 by Erhard Klepper(1906-1980). hand-signed on the lower left and dated. The state of preservation is good with ...
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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink, Watercolor

Petite Surrealist Mixed Media on Newsprint 1946
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1946 gouache and ink on newsprint painting is by San Francisco artist Clyde Follett Seavey (1904-1991). Seavey studied at UC Berkeley and California College of Arts & Crafts. He...
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American Modern 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Gouache, Ink

Petit Dynamic Running Figure in White 1946 Gouache
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1946 gouache on paper abstracted figurative painting is by San Francisco artist Clyde Follett Seavey (1904-1991). Seavey studied at UC Berkeley and California College of Arts & ...
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American Modern 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Gouache

Portrait - Original Pencil Drawing by T. Gertner - 1941
Located in Roma, IT
Portrait is an original pencil drawing on ivory-colored paper, realized by Tibor Gertner in 1941. The signature of the artist and the date is present in pencil on the lower right c...
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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Pencil

Female Portrait - Pencil and Charcoal on Paper by J. Dreyfus-Stern - 1940s
Located in Roma, IT
Female Portrait is an original contemporary artwork realized by the French artist Jean Dreyfus-Stern in the middle of the XX Century. Original drawing on paper. The signature is p...
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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Pencil, Charcoal

Into the Woods - China Ink and Watercolor by G. Kayser - 1948
Located in Roma, IT
Into the Woods is an original modern artwork realized by the French artist Gabrielle Kayser in 1948. Original watercolored and china ink on paper. Hand-signed and dated by the ar...
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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink, Watercolor

Pinning Up Eisenhower, Liberty Magazine Cover
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Date: 1943 Medium: Watercolor on Board Dimensions: 17.20" x 13.20" Signature: Signed Lower Left Cover for Liberty magazine, November 20, 1943
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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Watercolor, Board

Reginald Marsh "Brooklyn Bridge" NYC Modernism WPA Mid-Century Watercolor Modern
Located in New York, NY
Reginald Marsh "Brooklyn Bridge" NYC Modernism WPA Mid-Century Watercolor Modern Reginald Marsh (American, 1898-1954) Brooklyn Bridge, 1940, Signed and dated Reginald Marsh May 1940...
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American Modern 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

Nude - British Art Deco drawing reclining erotic female nude portrait RA artist
Located in London, GB
An original circa 1940 drawing painted by Royal Academy artist Christopher Sanders. A fine example of a Modern British nude drawing by an artist who exhibited hundreds of times at Th...
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Art Deco 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Chalk, Charcoal, Pencil

Reclining Nude - British 40's art nude female portrait Royal Academician artist
Located in London, GB
An original circa 1940 drawing painted by Royal Academy artist Christopher Sanders. A fine example of a Modern British nude drawing by an artist who exhibited hundreds of times at Th...
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Art Deco 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Chalk, Pencil

Head, Modern Cubist Drawing by Benjamin Benno 1948
Located in Long Island City, NY
An original crayon on paper drawing by Benjamin Benno, American (1901 - 1980) measuring 21.25 x 17.5 inches. By the early 1930s he had established a reputation as a member of the int...
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Cubist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Crayon, Board, Laid Paper

Abstracted Park Scene 1940s Watercolor
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1940s watercolor on paper board abstracted landscape is by Expressionist West Coast artist Byron Randall (1918-1999). His work is held in permanent collections of the Phillips C...
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American Modern 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

Couple Drinking 1956 Ink on Mint Green Cardstock
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1956 ink on mint green cardstock drawing of a couple is by Expressionist West Coast artist Byron Randall (1918-1999). His work is held in permanent collections of the Phillips C...
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Expressionist 1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink

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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1940s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Watercolor, Permanent Marker