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"The Big Bad Wolf" 1930-60s, Tempera Paint on Paper
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1930-60s tempera paint on paper homage to the classic Grimm fairy tale with the caption What Big Teeth You Have! is by by California artist Forrest Hibbits (1905-1996). Hibbits ...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Tempera

"Model With Red Hat" Figurative Study
Located in Soquel, CA
Reclining model with a red hat by P. Gren Hayes (American, b. 1932). Signed "© Gren P. HAYES" in the lower left corner. On verso is written "© P. Gren HAYES / 1981 / "Model With Red ...
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1980s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Fetishes
Located in Denver, CO
An original painting by New Mexico modernist, Howard Schleeter (1903-1976). Presented in a custom frame created by the artist, outer dimensions measure 25 ½ x 31 ½ x 1 inches. Imag...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Mixed Media

"Woman in Pink"
Located in Southampton, NY
Here for your consideration is an oil on masonite by the well known American social realist artist, Moses Soyer. Signed lower right. Circa 1950. In its original wormy chestnut fram...
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1950s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Masonite, Oil

1969 American Modern "The Concert"
Located in San Francisco, CA
Powerful mid century American modern painting of 3 musicians. Really well painted mystery piece. It is oil on canvas dated on back with a name of either artist or possibly the 3 sub...
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Summer Afternoon
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Ben Benn, Russian/American (1884 - 1983) Title: Summer Afternoon Medium: Oil on Canvas Board, signed l.r. Size: 11 x 14 in. (27.94 x 35.56 cm) Frame Size: 15 x 18 inches
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1950s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

"Under the El" American Scene Modernism NYC WPA 20th Century Realism 1940s
Located in New York, NY
"Under the El" American Scene Modernism NYC WPA 20th Century Realism 1940s. 18 x 24 inches. Oil on Canvas. Signed and dated 1943 lower right and on the stretcher. A larger 30 x 40 in...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Autumn Wind, Large American Modernist Oil Painting Woman with Flowers
By Doris Turner
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Nice American Modernist Oil Painting. with old label verso. not dated but estimating it to the 70s. Not sure which Doris turner this is. reminiscent to many of the French artists sho...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Post Modern Modernist American Painter Green Blue Holiday Oil Painting Arvidson
Located in Buffalo, NY
An original oil on canvas painting by listed Contemporary artist Peter Arvidson. The thick imposto and color choices create a whimsical but striking presence on the wall. Titled "Ho...
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1990s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Bay Area Modern Figurative -- Artist at Easel
Located in Soquel, CA
Colorful modern Bay Area figurative of an artist at work on a painting within the painting by Molly E. Brubaker (American, 1922-2000). Unsigned. Unframed. Image, 30"H x 24"L. Molly...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Waiting for the Bus in a Blizzard- WPA American Scene 1938 NYC Modernism Realism
Located in New York, NY
Waiting for the Bus in a Blizzard- WPA American Scene 1938 NYC Modernism Realism. 16 x 16 inches, Oil on board, Signed and dated 1938 lower left. Maurice Kish (1895 – 1987) Maurice ...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

Melle Blondie 1979 By Richard Merkin
Located in Pasadena, CA
Richard Marshall Merkin (1938 – 2009) was an American painter, illustrator and arts educator. Merkin's fascination with the 1920s and 1930s defined his art and shaped his identity a...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil Pastel

"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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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Ink, Watercolor

Portrait of a Woman, Virginia 1935
By Musier Lee Taintor
Located in Soquel, CA
Gorgeous 1930's portrait of a seated African American woman in a red dress by Musier Lee Taintor (American, b. 1909), 1935. Signed and dated upper left corner. Image size: 30"H x 24...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Burlesque (on verso: Girls by the Waterfront)
Located in New York, NY
Signed lower right: REGINALD MARSH; on verso: 1946
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20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

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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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Gouache

The Awakening (#2) - Abstract Figurative
Located in Soquel, CA
Dramatic abstracted resurrection figurative screenprint by Sidney Jonas Budnick (American, 1921-1994), 1980. Signed and dated lower left with graphite on the black. Unframed. Image s...
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1990s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Screen, Ink, Laid Paper

“Flowers and Radishes”
Located in Southampton, NY
Original oil pastel on archival paper drawing by Anton Refregier of flowers and radishes in a still life. Signed upper right. Circa 1965. Condition is good. Overall measurements fra...
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil Pastel, Archival Paper

"Under the Sky"
Located in Southampton, NY
Here for your consideration is an acrylic on canvas painting by the American contemporary artist, Michael Patterson. Signed lower left. Completed in 2016. Unframed, 36 by 48 inches. ...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Stuyvesant Park NYC American Scene Mid 20th Century WPA Realism Cityscape Modern
Located in New York, NY
Stuyvesant Park NYC American Scene Mid 20th Century WPA Realism Cityscape Modern. 25 x 20 inches. Oil on canvas, c. 1930s. Signed lower right. Max Arthur Cohn (1903 – 1988) was bor...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

NYC Subway Mid 20th Century American Modernism WPA Realism industrial Colorful
Located in New York, NY
NYC Subway Mid 20th Century American Modernism WPA Realism industrial Colorful "New York Subway," 36 x 48 inches. Oil on Masonite (backed with a wood frame), Signed and dated ’47 up...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Masonite, Oil

1980's "Old Timer" Figurative Painting David Park Edith Park Truesdell
By Edith Park Truesdell
Located in New York, NY
Edith Park Truesdell "Old Timer" 1983 Acrylic on Board 32" x 40" unframed Signed in paint, front lower left *Custom framing available for additional charge. Please expect framing tim...
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1980s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Board

"Blue Nude" Original Painting over Print Jack Hooper 1928-2014 CA Artist
Located in New York, NY
Jack Hooper "Blue Nude" 1999 Acrylic over monoprint on rag paper 29"x41" unframed $2000 Signed in pencil lower right *Listed price reflects custom framing selected by seller. Please...
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1990s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Acrylic, Monotype

"Winter" American Modernism WPA Regionalism Landscape Mid-Century Magic Realism
Located in New York, NY
"Winter" American Modernism WPA Regionalism Landscape Mid-Century Magic Realism. 30 x 40 inches. Oil on canvas, c. 1960s, Signed lower right. As we list the painting now, the work i...
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Along the Hudson River, Brooklyn Bridge," Joseph Wolins WPA New York Cityscape
Located in New York, NY
Joseph Wolins (1915 - 1999) Brooklyn Bridge 1935 Oil on canvas board 24 x 36 inches Signed lower right; Signed and dated on the reverse Estate label lower left verso Joseph Wolins w...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

"Backyards" WPA New York Modernism Female Artist Mid-Century 20th Century Modern
Located in New York, NY
"Backyards" WPA New York Modernism Female Artist Mid-Century 20th Century Modern. Georgina Klitgaard (1893-1976), Backyards (11th st. NYC) c. 1940, 38x26 inches, oil on canvas, Sign...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Holocaust Memorial Oil Painting Judaica Rabbi Composed of Figures Artists Frame
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Maurice Newman was active/lived in Massachusetts / Lithuania. Maurice Newman is known for sculpture-abstraction, impressionist landscape painting, diorama. Born in Lithuania, Mauric...
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Reclining Nude
Located in Palm Desert, CA
A painting by Joseph Stella. "Reclining Nude" is a figurative painting, oil on canvas in a bright palette of yellows, greens, and tans by American Modernist artist Joseph Stella. The...
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Early 20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Judaica Rabbi Portrait Oil Painting American WPA Abstract Expressionist Artist
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Born in Savannah, Georgia in 1912, abstract expressionist painter Morris Shulman studied at the National Academy of Design, Art Students League and Hans Hofmann School of Art in New ...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Encaustic, Oil, Board

Untitled (Adobe Church, New Mexico, Original Modernist Landscape, circa 1940)
Located in Denver, CO
Vintage oil painting of an adobe church in New Mexico with a brilliant blue sky and clouds (likely Rancho de Taos), circa 1940 attributed to Denver modernist, Paul K. Smith (1893-197...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Sock Hop" Mid-Century American Modernism WPA Female Artist 20th Century Realism
Located in New York, NY
"Sock Hop" Mid-Century American Modernism WPA Female Artist 20th Century Realism. 30 x 24 inches. Oil on canvas. Signed on stretcher, c. 1940s. Frame is likely original to the painti...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

"Rosa with Blue Robe" American Modernist Figurative Painting
Located in New York, NY
Jack Hooper Rosa with Blue Robe 9-20-1984 Acrylic on rag paper 44.5"x33.25 unframed Signed, dated and titled in pencil on reverse *Custom framing available for additional charge. Ple...
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1980s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Acrylic, Rag Paper

On the Tennis Court 11 , country club tennis Reminiscent of Fairfield Porter
Located in New York, NY
This scene of a typical country club day on the tennis court, the style reminiscent of Fairfield Porter, wa exhibited at the Heckscher Museum of Arti 1975. It carries the estate lab...
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Abstracted Figures, Oil on Canvas Painting, Mid 20th Century
By Phillip Callahan
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid 20th century abstracted figurative scene in yellow and dark red is signed "P. Callahan" in the lower right corner.
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Towing the Boat
Located in Palm Desert, CA
A painting by Winslow Homer (1836-1910) . "Towing the Boat" is a modern painting, watercolor and pencil on paper in an earth-tone palette by American artist Winslow Homer. The artwor...
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Late 19th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Watercolor, Pencil

Birdcage, Modernist Painting, Figures with Birds, Yellow, Red, Blue, Pink, Black
Located in Denver, CO
Birdcage, modernist semi-abstract 1950s oil painting with a make and female figure with birds by Denver artist, Angelo Di Benedetto (1913-1992). Bright colors of yellow, red, blue, p...
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1950s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

"NYC Subway" American Modernism Scene WPA Mid-Century Realism Cityscape Transit
Located in New York, NY
"NYC Subway" American Modernism Scene WPA Mid-Century Realism Cityscape Transit. 26 x 28 inches. Oil on canvas, c. 1940s. Signed lower left. Hand carved frame. Max Arthur Cohn (190...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Mid Century Reclining Nude Figurative
Located in Soquel, CA
Mid Century figurative painting of a pensive reclining nude figure with moody, mid-century color palette in the background. Attributed to Elmer S. Albritton, unsigned (American, 192...
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Cardboard

The Vendor of Masques (Masks) Vintage 1930s Modernist Painting Brown White Black
Located in Denver, CO
The Vendor of Masques, 1930s modernist painting of a Mask vendors display with male and female figures (likely at a circus in Colorado Springs), painted in colors of brown, black, wh...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Gouache

"Bathhouse" WPA American Scene Abstract Figurative Mid-Century 1940s Regionalism
Located in New York, NY
Vincent Campanella (1915 – 2001), "Bathhouse," 20 x 36 inches, circa 1940s, signed, oil on canvas. Born in New York in 1915, Campanella studied at the Leonardo Da Vinci Art School w...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Plumeria Night - Surreal Nocturnal Figurative Landscape with Vase of Flowers
Located in Soquel, CA
Plumeria night, a large dynamic oil painting featuring a bursting bouquet of white plumeria flowers in the foreground with a small white figure drifting in the surreal background of ...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Yosemite Mount Painting by Sokol
Located in Pasadena, CA
Yosemite Mount Painting by Sokol
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

"Factory Workers" American Modern WPA Scene Realism Industrial Depression Era
Located in New York, NY
"Factory Workers" American Modern WPA Scene Realism Industrial Depression Era. 30 x 40 inches. Oil on board, c. 1939. Signed lower right. Herman Volz (1904 – 1990) Painter, muralist...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Southdown Field at Long Island Sound Beach Parent and child
Located in New York, NY
This large green field overlooking the Long Island Sound Beach depicts a parent without definition, mother or father, observing their child in the grass. There is a large shadow loo...
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Self Portrait, Oil on Board, Signed and Dated, 1925, American Modernist
Located in Doylestown, PA
"Self Portrait" by Philadelphia born modernist painter Leon Kelly, is a moody and atmospheric self portrait of the artist in younger years at age 24. The 18" x 16" oil on board, fram...
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1920s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

'In a Blue Room', Post-Impressionist Interior, Cincinnati Art Museum, Brooklyn
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
A lyrical painting of a young woman shown nude and seated in an interior beneath the breeze of an electric fan. Certification of Authenticity stamped verso for Jerry Opper (American...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paper, India Ink, Acrylic

"Southwest- No. 20- Battle (Indian Dance)" Taos Native American New Mexico Texas
Located in San Antonio, TX
Ward Lockwood (1894 - 1963) New Mexico, Texas, Kansas / Mexico Artist Image Size: 30 x 20 Frame Size: 37 x 27 Medium: Mixed media on board 1956 "Southwest- No. 20- Battle...
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1950s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Mixed Media

The Shepherdess
Located in Palm Desert, CA
A painting by Winslow Homer (1836-1910). "The Shepherdess" is a modern figurative painting, oil on canvas in a palette of earth tones by American artist Winslow Homer. The artwork is...
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Late 19th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

New York New York
Located in Naples, FL
Digital underpainting, using a monotype process work the underpainting on to the panel. The paintings is then developed with acrylics and other painting materials. The style can b...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Wood, Emulsion, Ink, Oil

Brooklyn Bridge
Located in Lawrence, NY
The Brooklyn Bridge has been an iconic subject of artists for generation. This is contemporary artist Joe Novak's take referencing the early modernist works of Joseph Stella.
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2010s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Mixed Media

"NYC Trolley" American Modernism WPA Mid-Century Transit Scene Realism Cityscape
Located in New York, NY
"NYC Trolley" American Modernism WPA Mid-Century Transit Scene Realism Cityscape. 39 x 26 inches. Oil on Canvas. Signed lower left. Gregorio Prestopino (1907 – 1984) was born in New...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

1950s "Mouse Hole Kitchen" Mid Century Still Life Painting Art Students League
Located in New York, NY
Donald Stacy "Mouse Hole Kitchen Still Life" c. 1950s Gouache paint on paper 19.25" x 17.25" unframed $950 Signed in pencil lower left Came from artist's estate *Listed price reflect...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Gouache, Paper

Underwater Study 3288
Located in Lawrence, NY
#1 of 8 Howard Schatz gave up a career as a retinal surgeon and a clinical professor to follow his passion for photography. Schatz first established a following in the 1990s with two...
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2010s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Archival Pigment

That's a Wrap, Playboy cartoon Illustration ,
By Dink Siegel
Located in Miami, FL
Dink Siegel (American, 1910-2003) That's a Wrap, Playboy cartoon, August 1973 Mixed media on board 11.25 x 8.5 in. Signed lower right
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Mixed Media

Society of Six Street Scene - Figurative Abstract
By Bernard Von Eichman
Located in Soquel, CA
Stunning New York City urban modernist watercolor titled "Summer Afternoon Stroll" by Society of Six artist Bernard Von Eichman (American, 1899-1990), 1936. Letters of Provenance fro...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Archival Paper, Watercolor

"In Front of the Store"
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Jim’s of Lambertville is proud to offer this artwork. Signed and dated lower right. Illustrated in "Charles Searles" 2013 exhibition catalog (La Salle University Art Museum / Tyler...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

War Widow
Located in Cleveland, OH
Paul Muller War Widow 1961 Signed Lower-Left Oil on Canvas 34 x 25 inches 36.5 x 27.5 (framed)
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Hug
Located in New York, NY
Louisa Lizbeth Chase was born in 1951 to Benjamin and Wilda Stengel Chase in Panama City, Panama, where her father, a West Point graduate, was stationed. The family moved to Pennsylv...
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20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil