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Period: 1950s
Study for a Theater Decoration - Original watercolor drawing, Handsigned
Located in Paris, FR
Fernand Léger (1881 - 1955) Study for a Theater Decoration, 1950 Original watercolor drawing Handsigned Titled "Bolivar" on the back On paper 17 x 24.5 cm (c. 7 x 10 in) mounted on ...
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Watercolor

Central Park Study 1940-60s Ink Drawing
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1940-60s ink on paper drawing of tress in the park is by Bronx New York artist Saul Lishinsky (1922-2012). Lishinsky studied with Hans Hofmann in Provincetown, and attended the ...
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American Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Ink

Belted Navy Blue Dress Gouache & Ink Fashion Illustration
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1950s ink and gouache fashion illustration of a woman in a long navy blue dress with a belted waist and matching cropped jacket is by fashion designer Frederick Gibson Bayh (191...
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American Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Ink, Gouache

Chic Fashion Model circa 1950s Pen & Ink Fashion Sketch
Located in Bristol, CT
Pen & ink circa 1950s fashion sketch in a gilt bamboo frame Art Sz: 8"H x 4.5"W Frame Sz: 7.75"H x 11.75"W
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1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink, Pen

"Odalisque and musician" cm. 19 x 15 1950
Located in Torino, IT
Odalisque,Musician,Guitar, interior, Harem, orient,Yellow,Orange Giulio DA MILANO (Nizza, 1895 - Torino, 1990) Giulio Da Milano was a Giacomo Grosso's disciple and he was very clo...
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Expressionist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Oil Pastel, Pencil

Seated Nude, Charcoal Drawing by Leon Kroll
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Leon Kroll, American (1884 - 1974) Title: Seated Nude Medium: Charcoal on paper, signed Size: 10.25 x 11 inches Frame Size: 24 x 24 inches
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American Realist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Charcoal

'At the Park', Metropolitan Museum, NY MOMA, AIC, ASL, Whitney Museum, Toledo
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, in graphite, 'Rainey Bennett' (American, 1907-1998) and dated 1958; titled, verso, 'Romantic Landscape' and accompanied by original backing bearing original Charl...
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Expressionist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Ink, Watercolor

"My Fair Lady" 1958 West End Theatre Costume Drawing Mid 20th Century Modern
Located in New York, NY
"My Fair Lady" 1958 West End Theatre Costume Drawing Mid 20th Century Modern Cecil Beaton (1904 – 1980) "My Fair Lady," Pen and ink on paper. Sight: 12 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches. Signed B...
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Performance 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Ink, Pen

"L'intrus" - Satirical French Illustration - Hand Colored Lithograph
By Gaston Hoffmann
Located in Soquel, CA
Comical illustration by Gaston Hoffmann (French, 1883-1960). A doctor is giving a shot to a female patient, while a nurse tries to prevent a man from barging in. Pencil signed "G Ho...
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Realist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor, Lithograph

"What do you mean your wife" First African American Illustrator - Black Artist
Located in Miami, FL
E. Simms Campbel was the first major African American Illustrator. He did covers for Esquire Magazine starting in the 1930s. He created the famous bulging-eyed Esquire Mascot “Esky....
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Academic 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Ink, Watercolor, Board

No Title, 1958 Abstract Watercolor on Paper by Erich Keller
Located in Brescia, IT
This beautiful abstract watercolor is drawed on Fabriano paper, an Italian high quality paper specially made for artists and its artworks. About Keller arworks was told many words bu...
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Abstract Impressionist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper

Sir Terry Frost, Red Black and Yellow Autumnal Landscape, Modern British Art
Located in London, GB
To see our other Modern British Art, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this Seller" - or send us a message if you cannot find the artist you ...
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Watercolor

Osmos
Located in Fairlawn, OH
Signed and dated by the artist lower left Ink, watercolor, and wash on paper
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Abstract Expressionist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink, Watercolor

Invitation to Murder
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Meidum: Tempera and Gouache on Paper Signature: Unsigned Story Illustration for "Invitation to Murder" by Leslie Ford, published in The Saturday Evening Post, July 17, 1954, page 19
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1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Tempera, Gouache

Drawing of a Boy / Butterflies
Located in Toronto, Ontario
Andy Warhol (1928-1987) is maybe the most influential and valuable American artist of the 20th century. While he is renowned for his iconic Pop art portraits, Caviar20 has been explo...
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Pop Art 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink

"Art Deco Sailboat in Abstract Landscape #740," Crayon signed by S. Spicuzza
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Art Deco Sailboat in Abstract Landscape #740" is an original colorful crayon drawing on paper by Sylvia Spicuzza, signed in pencil in the lower right corner. The sailboat of the tit...
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Art Deco 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Crayon, Pencil

Minotaur - Original Watercolor by Sergio Barletta - 1946
Located in Roma, IT
Minotaur is an original painting in watercolor realized by Sergio Barletta in 1946. Hand-signed. In fair conditions with some folding, stains, and tearing on the margins. The artw...
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Contemporary 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

Looking Out Over the Valley - Mid Century Landscape
Located in Soquel, CA
Serene watercolor by an unknown artist. Situated on a mountain overlook, a lone tree looks out over the valley below. Rolling hills rise beyond the valley, with the horizon beyond th...
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Impressionist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Watercolor, Laid Paper

'Raining in Formosa on the Tamsui River' by Ran In-Ting (Lan Yinding, 藍蔭鼎)
Located in London, GB
'Raining in Formosa on the Tamsui River' by Taiwanese artist, Ran In-Ting (Lan Yinding, 藍蔭鼎) (1956-59). Although elements of landscapes often appear in paintings produced by various ...
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1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

La Marguerite
Located in San Francisco, CA
This artwork is an original gouache on Canson Mongolfier paper titled "La Marguerite," by Russian/French Artist Erte, Romain De Tirtoff, 1892-1990. It is hand signed in ink by the ar...
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Art Nouveau 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Gouache

De Rerum Natura
Located in Myrtle Beach, SC
Lawrence Kupferman, 'De Rerum Natura', ink and encaustic, 1954. Signed 'Kupferman' in ink, lower right sheet edge. Signed and titled (twice) in ink, verso, and annotated '#ED:742.C' ...
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Abstract Expressionist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink, Encaustic

"Adam and Eve" lack pencil drawing with signature in red crayon cm. 20 x 28 1950
Located in Torino, IT
Adam and Eva, Valentine's Day Attributed to Jean COCTEAU (1889-1963)
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Surrealist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Pencil

Preliminary drawing for a sculpture
Located in Fairlawn, OH
Signed and dated middle right Provenance: Estate of the artist Michael and Alan Lipton (sons) Wilkes University, Wilkes Barre, PA De-accessed 2017 Note: Lipton did a large numb...
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Abstract Geometric 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Crayon

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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1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Gouache, Paper

Still Life with Vessels and Violin
Located in London, GB
'Still Life with Vessels and Violin', ink on paper, by Pierre Ambrogiani (circa 1950s). The artist intrigues the viewer with simple but elegant lines blurring the distinction between...
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink

"Milwaukee Harbor," Original Watercolor Seascape signed by Joseph Ferrara
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Milwaukee Harbor" is an original watercolor by Joseph Ferrara. The artist signed the piece lower right. It depicts a view of the water and skyline of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 15" x 2...
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Impressionist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Watercolor

"Profil aux arabesques " original pastel drawing by Jean Cocteau . certified
Located in CANNES, FR
Original drawing pastel certified by Madame Annie Guedras .
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1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Crayon, Pastel

Pink Evening Dress Fashion Illustration in Ink, 1950s
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1950s ink, gouache, and fabric on paper fashion illustration of a woman in a pink dress is by fashion designer Frederick Gibson Bayh (1917-2007). Bayh frequently used silks and ...
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American Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Fabric, Paper, Ink, Gouache

Modernist Surreal Drawing by Seymour Zayon 1955
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Semour Zayon American (1930 - ) Medium: Color Pencil, Pastel on paper, signed and dated Size: 8.5 x 10 inches Frame: 12 x 14.5 inches
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Pastel, Pencil, Color Pencil

'Still Life of Nasturtiums', Cubist, Paris, Salon d'Automne, Salon des Tuileries
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, 'J. de Gavardie' for Jean de Gavardie (French, 1909-1961), titled lower left, in margin, 'Les Capucines' and painted circa 1955. Jean de Gavardie first served in...
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Gouache

Reclining Nude - Original Ink on Tissue Paper by Mino Maccari - 1950
Located in Roma, IT
Reclining Nude is an original modern artwork realized the half of the XX Century by the Italian artist Mino Maccari (Siena, 1898 - Rome, 1989). Original black china ink on tissue pa...
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink, Tissue Paper

No. 1966, 1959
Located in Quogue, NY
Gouache on paper
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Abstract 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Gouache

The Artist in His Studio
Located in London, GB
'The Artist in His Studio', gouache on art paper, by Raymond Debiève (circa 1950s). Self-portrait while painting, the artist created this work while he was just a young man. The comp...
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Gouache

Mountains
Located in Long Island City, NY
An early painting by Omar Rayo from 1955. An abstract geometric work with multi-colored shapes on a surrealist horizon. Artist: Omar Rayo, Colombian (1928 - ) Title: Mountains Year:...
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Abstract Geometric 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Acrylic

The Angels - Original China Ink and Watercolor by Madeleine Scellier - 1955
Located in Roma, IT
The Angels is an original drawing in watercolored china ink on ivory-colored paper realized by the French artist Madeleine Scellier (1928). Hand-signed in pencil on the lower margin...
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink

Ink Drawing of a Farm House by Houston Artist
Located in Houston, TX
Ink drawing of a country house surrounded by trees. The work is done by Houston, Artist Toby Topek. It is signed by her and dated along with an artist stamp on the back of the framed...
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Naturalistic 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Ink

Portrait - China Ink on Paper by Willem Van Hasselt - Mid 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Image dimensions: 16.5 x 10.5 cm. "Portrait" is an original drawing in china ink realized by Willem van Hasselt, Hand-signed on the lower-left. Very good conditions. Image dimensi...
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Ink

Boatmen - Original Pencil on Paper by Herta Hausmann - 1950 ca.
Located in Roma, IT
Boatmen is an original drawing in pencil on paper realized by Herta Hausmann in 1950 ca. and applied on cardboard. Hand-signed on the lower right in pencil. Good conditions. The a...
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Pencil

'Bacchanal', Mid-century Pompeii, Roman Mythology, Bacchus, Neo-classical
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, 'Gallo Giovanni' for Giovanni Gallo (Italian, 20th century) and dated 1954. Titled lower left, 'Eseguito a Pompei, 'Trionfo di Bacco'' (Done in Pompeii, 'Triumph...
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1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Gouache, Paper

French Mid 20th Century Tours Landscape and Town Scene (double sided)
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Tours, France: A River Landscape, and a Stone Gate Town Scene on a double-sided sheet by Henri Miloch (1898-1979) signed lower right on both sides watercolour and gouache painting on...
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Impressionist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Watercolor, Gouache, Graphite

Cuban abstract modernist composition
By Raul Milian
Located in Norwich, GB
Raul Milian was born in Havana, Cuba in 1914. Well educated and passionate, Milian started painting in 1952 - when he was already in his late 30s. Self-taught and original, Milian st...
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Abstract 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

India Ink

Sketch For a Landscape Painting - Original Pen Drawing by Flor David - 1950s
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch For a Landscape Painting is an original drawing on ivory paper realized by Flor David in the 1950s This is an original pen drawing representing a sketch of a landscape. Good...
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1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Pen

Mermaid - Original China Ink by Eugène Berman - 1950s
Located in Roma, IT
Mermaid is an original China ink drawing on paper, realized by the Surrealist artist Eugène Berman. With the description of the artist on the lower, addressed to Countess Pecci Blun...
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Ink

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 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Charcoal

"Abstract composition" mixed media on paper cm. 26 x 20
Located in Torino, IT
Black,White,Picasso,abstract Atelier stamp lower right Dora Maar, original name Henrietta Theodora Markovitch (Marković), (born November 22, 1907, Paris, France—died July 16, 1997, ...
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1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Mixed Media

"Young Girl (Girl with Bird)," Original Gouache on Paper signed by Karl Priebe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Young Girl (Girl with Bird)" is an original gouache on paper by Karl Priebe. It depicts a thin girl with a white head wrap and a puff of black, curly hair with a pink, yellow, and b...
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American Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Gouache

Mid Century Crashing Surf on Rocks Seascape
Located in Soquel, CA
Classic mid-century California seascape watercolor of the crashing surf on the rocky coast by Santa Cruz, California artist Margaret E. Rogers (American, 1872-1961), c.1950. Rogers w...
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American Impressionist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

Fantastic Landscape - Original Watercolor by Jean Delpech - Mid-20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
"Landscape" is an original drawing in watercolor on paper, realized by Jean Delpech (1916-1988), in the half of XX century. Hand signed on the lower left margin (part of signature i...
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1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Watercolor

'Still Life' Paris, Louvre, Académie Chaumière, LACMA, SFAA, Carmel, California
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Stamped, verso, with estate stamp for Victor Di Gesu (American, 1914-1988) and painted circa 1955. Winner of the Prix Othon Friesz, Victor di Gesu first attended the Chouinard Art S...
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Post-Impressionist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Gouache, Cardboard, Graphite

Lucien Coutaud 1950 Original French Surrealist Gouache Painting Figures
Located in Surfside, FL
"Abstract Figures" Hand signed and dated 1950 Lower Right. Measures: site, 9" x 7", framed, 16-1/2" x 14-3/4". Lucien Coutaud (French Surrealist artist, 1904-1977) Known for etch...
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Surrealist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Gouache

Debonair Man Cuts his Mustache in Front of Mirror
Located in Miami, FL
With a few quick lines, Bemelmans captures the essence of a subject. In this work, the artist portrays a distinguished man in formal attire, trimming his mustache in front of a mirro...
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Outsider Art 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink, Watercolor

'Still Life of Roses', Paris, Louvre, Académie Chaumière, Carmel, LACMA, SFAA
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Stamped, verso, with estate stamp for Victor Di Gesu (American, 1914-1988) and created circa 1955. An elegant and powerful work by this well-exhibited and well-listed California pai...
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Post-Impressionist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Gouache, Cardboard, Graphite

Waiter Strutting in a Ship, Possible Madeline sighting
Located in Miami, FL
As usual, Bemelmans delivers a charming moment. We see a happy waiter holding a tray of food in one handing as he struts down a ship's hallway. A bridge and town are visible in the u...
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink, Watercolor

Untitled (Abstraction)
Located in Fairlawn, OH
Untitled (Abstraction) Ink on textured paper, c. 1958 Signed lower right: Scarlett Note: A rare mid to late 1950s example of the artist's abstract expressionist style. Provenance: Es...
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Abstract Expressionist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Ink

'Aylesford in the County of Kent', English Watercolor, Medieval Stone Bridge
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
A delicate watercolor view of the Bridge at Aylesford over the River Medway in the English county of Kent. Signed lower left "Frank Sherwin", (English, 1896-1986), titled "The Brid...
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Realist 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

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 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Charcoal

Four in One
Located in New York, NY
Signed in ink, upper left
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Pop Art 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Ink

Portrait of Dog - Original Pencil Drawing - 1950
Located in Roma, IT
Portrait of Dog is an original pencil drawing realized by an artist of the mid 20th Century. Good condition, no signature. On a white cardboard.
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Modern 1950s Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Pencil

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