1950s Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

Portrait of Hermione Gingold
Portrait of Hermione Gingold
Andy Warhol
1950s Pop Art Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Ink
ANDY WARHOL 1928-1987 Pittsburgh 1928-1987 New York (American) Title: Portrait of Hermione Gingold, circa 1953-1954 Technique: Original Black and Pink Ink on Paper Size: 45.4 x 36...
Evening Dress Fashion Illustration in Gouache, 1950s
Evening Dress Fashion Illustration in Gouache, ...
Gibson Bayh
1950s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink, Gouache
This 1950s gouache and ink on paper fashion illustration is by San Francisco Gump’s custom fashion designer Frederick Gibson Bayh (1917-2007). Bayh frequently used silks and brocades...
Abstracted Columns, Textile and Watercolor Collage, 1958
Abstracted Columns, Textile and Watercolor Coll...
Martin Snipper
1950s American Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Textile, Paper, Watercolor
This 1958 watercolor and textile collage on paper is by San Francisco North Beach artist Martin Snipper (1914-2008). Snipper studied at the National Academy of Art In New York and e...
Miss Sylvania 1955 Preliminary Sketch
Miss Sylvania 1955 Preliminary Sketch
Gil Elvgren
1950s American Realist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Vellum, Graphite
This is a beautiful, unique, and rare preliminary graphite drawing by Gil Elvgren for a 1955 speciality advertising calendar for Brown & Bigelow's exclusive "Miss Sylvania" line for ...
French Watercolor - Village Vendors at the Outdoor Market
French Watercolor - Village Vendors at the Outd...
Stephane Magnard
1950s Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Watercolor
Vintage watercolor in colorful jewel tones of local villagers selling their wares at an outdoor market by French artist Stephane Magnard (1917-2010), circa 1950. Original artwork on...
Portrait of a Worker with a Shovel, Pastel on Paper Drawing, 1954
Portrait of a Worker with a Shovel, Pastel on P...
Byron Randall
1950s Expressionist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Pastel, Gouache
This 1954 gouache and pastel on paper construction scene is by by Expressionist West Coast artist Byron Randall (1918–1999). His work is held in permanent collections of the Phillips...
Wagon-lit, manteau
Wagon-lit, manteau
Erte (Romain de Tirtoff)
1950s Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Gouache
This piece is a unique, original gouache on paper by Erte, also known as Romain de Tirtoff. This piece was created in 1958 as a costume design for a cabaret show. It is from the priv...
Monochromatic Mid Century Fashion Illustration, Circa 1950
Monochromatic Mid Century Fashion Illustration,...
Marjorie Ullberg
1950s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
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...
J.A. Hulbert (1900-1979) - Signed 1954 Pastel, Portrait of a Tibetan Man
J.A. Hulbert (1900-1979) - Signed 1954 Pastel, ...
J.A. Hulbert
1950s Realist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Pastel
An impressive pastel portrait on wove laid to backing board, by professional artist J.A. Hulbert who worked from his studio in India during the 1940s and 50s. Inscribed 'Darjeeling, ...
Couple with Coffee, Mid Century Illustration in Ink, Circa 1950
Couple with Coffee, Mid Century Illustration in...
Marjorie Ullberg
1950s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
This late 1940s- early 1950s ink on paper illustration of a woman and a man with a bookshelf drinking coffee is by illustrator Marjory Ullberg. Ullberg worked for H. Liebes and Neima...
Woman in White Suit, Mid Century Fashion Illustration, Circa 1950
Woman in White Suit, Mid Century Fashion Illust...
Marjorie Ullberg
1950s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Ink, Paper, Watercolor
This late 1940s- early 1950s ink on paper illustration of a woman in a white suit with an umbrella is by illustrator Marjory Ullberg. Ullberg worked for H. Liebes and Neiman Marcus d...
Vintage Watercolor and Ink Painting - Purple Themed Flamenco Guitarist
Vintage Watercolor and Ink Painting - Purple Th...
Unknown
1950s Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Ink, Paper, Pen, Watercolor
Sensual watercolor and ink painting of a sultry female clad in purple with a purple background playing the guitar by Spanish artist D'Yberio, circa 1960. Signed lower left. Origina...
Maine, Watercolor Landscape by Eve Nethercott
Eve Nethercott
1950s Expressionist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor
Artist: Eve Nethercott, American (1925 - 2015) Title: Maine (P6. 59) Year: 1953 Medium: Watercolor on Paper Size: 22 x 15 in. (55.88 x 38.1 cm)
Mid Century Portrait Sketch of a Woman Reading ...
Saul Lishinsky
1950s American Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
This circa 1940s- 1960s monochromatic ink on paper portrait of a woman reading is by Bronx/New York artist Saul Lishinsky (1922-2012). Lishinsky studied with Hans Hofmann in Province...
Vintage Watercolor and Ink Painting - Flamenco ...
Unknown
1950s Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Ink, Paper, Pen, Watercolor
Lively watercolor and ink painting of a dancing female clad in a form fitting pink dress alongside a male guitar player by Spanish artist D'Yberio, circa 1960. Signed lower left. Or...
Mid Century Modern Fashion Illustration in Blac...
Marjorie Ullberg
1950s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
This late 1940s- early 1950s ink on paper illustration of a woman wearing a dress is by illustrator Marjory Ullberg. Ullberg worked for H. Liebes and Neiman Marcus department stores,...
Mid Century Skirt and Top Fashion Illustration ...
Marjorie Ullberg
1950s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Gouache, Illustration Board
This late 1940s- early 1950s ink on paper illustration of a woman wearing a dress is by illustrator Marjory Ullberg. Ullberg worked for H. Liebes and Neiman Marcus department stores,...
Mid Century Fashion Illustration in Gouache, Ci...
Marjorie Ullberg
1950s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Gouache, Board
This late 1940s- early 1950s watercolor on paper illustration of a two women in pink and green suits is by illustrator Marjory Ullberg. Ullberg worked for H. Liebes and Neiman Marcus...
Hampton Bays, Watercolor by Eve Nethercott
Eve Nethercott
1950s Expressionist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor
Artist: Eve Nethercott, American (1925 - 2015) Title: Hampton Bays (P6.24) Year: 1958 Medium: Watercolor on Paper Size: 22 x 30 in. (55.88 x 76.2 cm)
Portrait of a Girl Wearing a Crown, Double-side...
Eve Nethercott
1950s Expressionist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor
Artist: Eve Nethercott, American (1925 - ) Title: Portrait of a Girl wearing a Crown (P6.35) Year: 1957 Medium: Double-Sided Watercolor on Paper Size: 22 x 15 in. (55.88 x 38.1 cm)
Portrait de jeune fille
Léonard Tsugouharu Foujita
1950s Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, India Ink
Indian ink and stump on paper. Signed lower left : Foujita Certificate of authenticity issued by Mrs Sylvie Buisson dated May 5th, 2017. This work is registered under the n°D 52.27...
Two Dueñas.
Donn Russell
1950s American Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor, Gouache
Two Dueñas. c. 1960. Watercolor and gouache. 13 x 17 (frame 21 x 25). Signed and annotated 'SPAIN' lower right. Housed in a 21 x 25-inch black wood frame. Donn Russell is one of Na...
Mid Century Portrait of a Man, Ink on Paper
Martin Snipper
1950s Expressionist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
This mid 20th century ink wash on paper portrait is by San Francisco North Beach artist Martin Snipper (1914-2008). Snipper studied at the National Academy of Art In New York and ex...
Two Dueñas.
Donn Russell
1950s American Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor, Gouache
Two Dueñas. c. 1960. Watercolor and gouache. 13 x 17 (frame 21 x 25). Signed and annotated 'SPAIN' lower right. Housed in a 21 x 25-inch black wood frame. Donn Russell is one of Na...
Flamenco Dancers, Spain.
Donn Russell
1950s American Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor, Gouache
Flamenco Dancer. c. 1960. Watercolor and gouache. 16 3/8 x 18 1/2. Signed and annotated 'SPAIN' lower right. Housed in a modern black wood 21 x 23-inch frame. Donn Russell is one of...
Mid-Century Handsome Man
Unknown
1950s Realist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Pastel
Skillful and beautifully rendered pastel portrait of a handsome man, smartly dressed. Textured paper. Signed and dated by the artist lower right, "Butcher '56." Unframed. Image, 24"H...
Cuates, Tempera on Paper, Modern Art, Mexico
Romeo Villalva Tabuena
1950s Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Egg Tempera
An outstanding member of Philippine Neo Realism, Tabuena settled in San Miguel in 1955, where he lived until his death. Following advice from David Alfaro Siqueiros to never forget h...
Dos Rostros, Gouache on Paper, Modern Art, Mexico
Romeo Villalva Tabuena
1950s Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Gouache
An outstanding member of Philippine Neo Realism, Tabuena settled in San Miguel in 1955, where he lived until his death. Following advice from David Alfaro Siqueiros to never forget h...
Retrato, Gouache on Paper, Modern Art, Mexico
Romeo Villalva Tabuena
1950s Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Gouache
An outstanding member of Philippine Neo Realism, Tabuena settled in San Miguel in 1955, where he lived until his death. Following advice from David Alfaro Siqueiros to never forget h...
Estudio Rostro Perfil, Gouache on Paper, Modern...
Romeo Villalva Tabuena
1950s Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Gouache
An outstanding member of Philippine Neo Realism, Tabuena settled in San Miguel in 1955, where he lived until his death. Following advice from David Alfaro Siqueiros to never forget h...
Minimal Expressionist Portrait in Graphite, Mid...
Ethel Weiner Guttman
1950s Expressionist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Crayon, Graphite
This mid 20th century graphite and Conte crayon on paper is by New York and Bay Area artist Ethel Weiner Guttman (1916-1990). Guttman studied at the National Academy of Art in NY in...
Mid Century Fashion Illustration in Gouache, Ci...
Marjorie Ullberg
1950s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Gouache, Board
This late 1940s- early 1950s watercolor on paper illustration of a two women is by illustrator Marjory Ullberg. Ullberg worked for H. Liebes and Neiman Marcus department stores, crea...
Fashion Illustration in Gouache, 1950s
Gibson Bayh
1950s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink, Gouache
This 1950s gouache and ink on paper illustration of a women's dress is by San Francisco Gump’s custom fashion designer Frederick Gibson Bayh (1917-2007). Signed lower right. The piec...
Classical Female Head (woman portrait)
Federico Castellon
1950s Abstract Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Graphite
Beautiful 1950 drawing by Spanish artist, Federico Castellon (1914-1971). Graphite on wove paper, sheet measures 12 x 18 inches. Excellent condition with no restoration or damage. S...
Portrait of a Woman
Dimitrie Berea
1950s Post-Impressionist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Ink, Pen
Artist: Dimitrie Berea, Romanian (1908 - 1975) Title: Portrait of a Woman (18) Year: circa 1950 Medium: Ink on paper, signed Image Size: 11 x 8 inches Size: 12 x 8 in. (30.48 x 20.32...
Portrait of Van Gogh
Dimitrie Berea
1950s Impressionist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Permanent Marker
Artist: Dimitrie Berea, Romanian (1908 - 1975) Title: Portrait of Van Gogh Year: 1952 Medium: Marker on Paper, signed and dated Edition: 14 x 12 inches Image Size: 15.75 x 12 inches...
Clown in Yellow
Unknown
1950s Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor
Mid-century French watercolor of clown in yellow tones, circa 1950. Original artwork on paper displayed on a white mat with a gold border. Archival plastic sleeve and Certificate of...
Head of a Rabbi, Judaica
Marvin Cherney
1950s Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Mixed Media
Genre: Judaica Subject: Portrait Medium: Mixed Media Surface: Paper Country: United States Dimensions w/Frame: 25" x 19" Marvin Cherney 1925-1966 from an ACA Gallery exhibition Cher...
The Vampire
Walter Schnackenberg
1950s Expressionist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Ink, Watercolor
Walter Schnackenberg’s style changed several times during his long and successful career. Having studied in Munich, the artist traveled often to Paris where he fell under the spell o...
Femme au Telephone (Autoportrait)
Françoise Gilot
1950s Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Charcoal
A charcoal on paper drawing by Modern artist Francoise Gilot. "Femme au Telephone (Autoportrait)" is a self portrait of Francoise, her hair tied in a ribbon, the telephone to her ear...
Jean Cocteau - Original Drawing - Torero y seno...
Jean Cocteau
1950s Surrealist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Original Drawing by Jean Cocteau. Title: Torero y senorita Dimensions: 65 x 50 cm Dated: 1958 Good condition Jean Cocteau Writer, artist and film director Jean Cocteau wa...
Jean Cocteau - Original Drawing - Death of a Bu...
Jean Cocteau
1950s Surrealist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Original Drawing by Jean Cocteau. Title: Mort d'un torero (Death of a Bullfighter) Dimensions: 50 x 65 cm Dated: 1955 Good condition Jean Cocteau Writer, artist and film ...
Picasso
Stephen Longstreet
1950s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
An incredible original pen and ink drawing by American artist Stephen Longstreet. Longstreet authored more than 100 books, and worked extensively as a prolific artist. He also tr...
Headdress Procession
Honore Guilbeau
1950s Portrait Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor
Signed by the artist in ink, lower right The Headdress Procession occurs every year as part of the Christmas celebrations in Oaxaca. Guilbeau first went to Mexico in the 1930s....
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