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"Joe Louis Knocking Out Max Schmeling"
"Joe Louis Knocking Out Max Schmeling"
Charles Ellis
Other Art Style 1930s Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Board
"Joe Louis Knocking Out Max Schmeling" Charles F. Ellis passed on October 1st, 2004 at the age of 82. Mr. Ellis was hired to teach illustration in 1971 at the newly opened Art Inst...
Doll House Hell

Willy Pogany

Doll House Hell
Willy Pogany
American Realist 1930s Figurative Paintings
Paper, Watercolor
A haunting watercolor by renowned book illustrator Willy Pogany, signed lower left. Marked on verso "Doll House Hell," this is a dark noir rendering of an evening on a boathouse. The py...
Pacific Grove Moonlight Attributed to Ferdinand Burgdorff
Pacific Grove Moonlight Attributed to Ferdinand Bu...
Ferdinand Burgdorff
American Modern 1930s Landscape Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Oil on Masonite painting, "Pacific Grove Moonlight" attributed to and in the style of Ferdinand Burgdorff (American, 1881-1975). Landscape of the moon rising over the ocean as seen thro...
The Golfer

William Oberhardt

The Golfer
William Oberhardt
Other Art Style 1930s Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Early in his career, William Oberhardt found his greatest interest in delineating the human head. Over the years, he developed a remarkable facility for presenting the special qualities...
The Complete Detective Cover, Pulp Magazine
The Complete Detective Cover, Pulp Magazine
Harry Lemon Parkhurst
American Realist 1930s Figurative Paintings
Oil Paint
Harry Lemon Parkhurst American, 1876–1962 was a pulp illustrator for crime and detective stories. The works depicts an art thief caught at a peak moment drama when he is distrac...
Couple in Flower Shop

E.M. Jackson

Couple in Flower Shop
E.M. Jackson
Other Art Style 1930s Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
As a child, Jackson shoed early interest in drawing, and took Saturday morning lessons from the only are teacher in town, but went on to graduate as an architect from Georgia Tec...
Evening by the Fire

Haddon Hubbard Sundblom

Evening by the Fire
Haddon Hubbard Sundblom
Other Art Style 1930s Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Couple laying by the fire. Haddon Hubbard Sundblom dominated the art field in Chicago beginning in the ‘twenties when he formed a studio partnership with Howard Stevens and Edwin He...
Target Practice

Etienne Bouchaud

Target Practice
Etienne Bouchaud
Art Deco 1930s Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
ETIENNE BOUCHAUD "TARGET PRACTICE" OIL ON CANVAS, SIGNED FRANCE, C.1935 25.5 X 21.25 INCHES Etienne Bouchaud 1898-1989 Bouchaud was born on 15 February 1898, in N...
Trump Shirts, Arrow Shirts Advertisement
Trump Shirts, Arrow Shirts Advertisement
Frederic Stanley
1930s Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint, Board
Trump was a style of button-down shirt designed by Arrow Shirts. Trump shirts were treated by Arrow's then new "Sanforized" process to prevent shrinking, allowing the brand to guarantee...
Art Nouveau, Fleurs

Karel VonBelle

Art Nouveau, Fleurs
Karel VonBelle
Art Deco 1930s Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Presenting an original oil on canvas by Belgian artist Karel VonBelle. "Fleurs", is an original oil on canvas, signed, dated 1935, beautifully framed.
The Oracle - Hawaiian Symbolist c. 1935
The Oracle - Hawaiian Symbolist c. 1935
Marguerite Blasingame
Symbolist 1930s Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Beautiful and compelling Symbolist painting, this large scale and significant oil painting of two figures in a misty, atmospheric pastel landscape is by Marguerite Louis Blasingame (Ame...
Liberty Magazine Cover, June 28, 1930
Liberty Magazine Cover, June 28, 1930
Leslie Thrasher
Other Art Style 1930s Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Liberty Magazine Cover, June 28, 1930 Young girl on tire swing Charles Leslie Thrasher was made famous by signing on for a long-term contract to paint every single weeks cove...
I Wish I Were Like You

John Philip Falter

I Wish I Were Like You
John Philip Falter
Other Art Style 1930s Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Illustration for Look magazine, October 1938 Two women sitting on the steps talking. John Philip Falter was born in Plattsmouth and reared in Falls City, Nebraska. He studied at ...
Portrait of Wilda Leiner

Cor de Gavere

Portrait of Wilda Leiner
Cor de Gavere
American Impressionist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
A beautiful portrait of a woman named Wilda Leiner, a pianist (1908-1994) by longtime Santa Cruz, CA resident Cor de Gavere. Signed "Cor de Gavere" lower right. Provenance listed on ver...
Feeding the Man

Mahlon Blaine

Feeding the Man
Mahlon Blaine
Art Deco 1930s Abstract Paintings
Gouache, Illustration Board
An accomplished artist and illustrator, and a cult figure in the world of underground New York publishing, Mahlon Blaine is remembered for his erotic and subversive art deco Beardsley i...
Deep Sea Fisherman, Saturday Evening Post Cover
Deep Sea Fisherman, Saturday Evening Post Cover
Edgar Franklin Wittmack
Other Art Style 1930s Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Cover of The Saturday Evening Post, February 2, 1935 of a man fishing. Edgar Franklin Wittmack specialized in painting magazine covers. He had a strong poster style that was well ad...
Railroad Men's Wives
Railroad Men's Wives
Philip Evergood
Expressionist 1930s Figurative Paintings
Oil Paint
Depression era account of working men and women. Philip Howard Francis Dixon Evergood (born Howard Blashki; 1901–1973) was a Jewish [1] American painter, etcher, lithographer, sculpt...
Institut de France in Paris
Institut de France in Paris
Lucien Génin
Expressionist 1930s Landscape Paintings
Gouache
Lucien GENIN 1894-1953 " L’institut " The Institut de France is a French learned society, grouping five academies, the most famous of which is the Académie Française. The Ins...
The Elks, Magazine Cover

Walter Beach Humphrey

The Elks, Magazine Cover
Walter Beach Humphrey
Other Art Style 1930s Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Cover of The Elks Magazine May 1935 Caption: "With a hey and a ho, and a hey nonino,. Sweet lovers love the Spring -- Shakespeare." Walter Beach Humphrey specialized i...
Do You Mean to Stand There an' Tell Me You Has Lost my Ring?
Do You Mean to Stand There an' Tell Me You Has Los...
George Brehm
Other Art Style 1930s Paintings
Charcoal, Ink, Paper
Saturday Evening Post Story Illustration, November 12, 1938 Both George Brehm and his younger brother Worth, had the ability to illustrate stories about children, particularly boys, ...
Winter Landscape in Austria
Winter Landscape in Austria
Karl Ludwig Prinz
Land 1930s Landscape Paintings
Oil Paint, Wood
Oil on wood, in its original carved gold frame.
Collier's Magazine Cover, January 1931
Collier's Magazine Cover, January 1931
E.M. Jackson
Other Art Style 1930s Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
As a child, Jackson shoed early interest in drawing, and took Saturday morning lessons from the only are teacher in town, but went on to graduate as an architect from Georgia Tech...
Pioneer American Skiers, 1937 Cord, Great Moments ...
Harry Anderson
Other Art Style 1930s Paintings
Tempera, Gouache, Board
EXXON/ESSO Car Calendars Pioneer American Skiers, 1937 Cord, Great Moments in Early American Motorin
"Summer Morning"

Walter Elmer Schofield

"Summer Morning"
Walter Elmer Schofield
American Impressionist 1930s Landscape Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Signed lower right. Complemented by a hand carved and gilt frame. Walter Elmer Schofield (1867 - 1944) Many early twentieth century art critics considered Schofield to be one of th...
"Gay Weather"

William Langson Lathrop

"Gay Weather"
William Langson Lathrop
American Impressionist 1930s Landscape Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Signed lower right. Complemented by a period Newcomb-Macklin frame. Illustrated in "New Hope for American Art" William L. Lathrop (1859-1938) Deemed “Father of the New Hope Art Co...
"Byways of Pennsylvania"

Arthur Meltzer

"Byways of Pennsylvania"
Arthur Meltzer
American Impressionist 1930s Landscape Paintings
Masonite, Oil Paint
Signed lower left. Complemented by a hand carved and gilt frame. Arthur Meltzer (1893 - 1989) Arthur Meltzer was born in Minneapolis, but spent most of his life in Bucks and Montgo...
"The Road to Town"

Harry H. Horn

"The Road to Town"
Harry H. Horn
American Impressionist 1930s Landscape Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Signed lower right. Complemented by original Badura frame. Illustrated in "New Hope for American Art" Harry H. Horn (1901 - 1982) So many talented artists were forced to hold down ...
Young Man Holding Flowers

E.M. Jackson

Young Man Holding Flowers
E.M. Jackson
1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Illustration for Colliers magazine story, 1930. Image of a young man holding flowers and reading a book. Elbert McGran Jackson graduated from Georgia Tech University with a degree in...
Woman Dreaming

Hugó Scheiber

Woman Dreaming
Hugó Scheiber
Cubist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Gouache, Paper
Gouache on paper, signed
He Lay Face Down

Dean Cornwell

He Lay Face Down
Dean Cornwell
Post-Impressionist 1930s Figurative Paintings
Oil Paint
Published in Cosmopolitan magazine: "The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber" by Ernest Hemingway Reproduced in Dean Cornwell, Dean of Illustrators (Broder) The work is rendered in ...
Slipping into her Shoes

Charles MacLellan

Slipping into her Shoes
Charles MacLellan
1930s Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint, Panel
The Saturday Evening Post cover, August 11, 1934
Nude

André Lhote

Nude
André Lhote
Cubist 1930s Nude Paintings
Cardboard, Oil Paint
Oil on cardboard. Signed in initials upper left. Provenance: Private collection, Paris André Lhote (5 July 1885 – 24 January 1962) was a French Cubist painter of figure subjects, ...
"Melting Snow, Bucks County"
"Melting Snow, Bucks County"
John Fulton Folinsbee
American Impressionist 1930s Landscape Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Signed lower right. Complemented by a hand carved and gilt frame. John Fulton Folinsbee (1892 - 1972) One of the finest painters to embark upon the New Hope Art Colony, John Folins...
Bouquet in Blue Vase
Bouquet in Blue Vase
Louis Marchand de Raux
Expressionist 1930s Still-life Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Unframed 36"x30" French artist born in 1902-2000. Louis Marchand des Raux was born in Touraine in the tiny village of Tourettes where he grew up in such poverty that he was not able ...
Spanish Dancers

B. Schwartz

Spanish Dancers
B. Schwartz
Art Deco 1930s Figurative Paintings
Board, Ink
Ink drawing, Signed B. Schwartz, Dated 1931 Great Art Deco scene. 13 x 18.25 Inches
Dancer at Rest

Glade Kennedy

Dancer at Rest
Glade Kennedy
Art Deco 1930s Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
GLADE KENNEDY "DANCER AT REST" OIL ON CANVAS, ESTATE STAMPED AMERICAN, C.1930 28 X 24 INCHES Glade Kennedy 1983-1982 Glade Kennedy was a prominent Denver artist and...
Man of Industry
Man of Industry
Jirayr Hamparzoom Zorthian
Realist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Jirayr Hamparzoom Zorthian was born April 14, 1911 in Kutahya, Turkey, of Armenian parents. At the age of three, he showed considerable talent in drawing and painting. Zorthian wen...
"View in the Court of Rue Du' Jardinet"
"View in the Court of Rue Du' Jardinet"
Alvin Robert Raffel
American Modern 1930s Figurative Paintings
Oil Paint
Here for your consideration is a oil on academy board painting by the American artist, Alvin Raffel. Signed and titled verso. Circa 1930's. Condition is good. Small puncture in the lef...
Lady with Red Flowers

Ferenczy Laszlo Varkonyi

Lady with Red Flowers
Ferenczy Laszlo Varkonyi
Modern 1930s Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint, Board
Born in 1906, Hungarian artist Ferenczy Laszlo Varkonyi studied at the Budapest Academy of Fine Arts from 1923-1928 under master painter, Gyula Rudnay (Hungarian, 1878-1957). Varkonyi e...
Arapahoe Peak, Colorado
On Hold
Arapahoe Peak, Colorado
Clifton Wheeler
American Realist 1930s Landscape Paintings
Oil Paint
Arapaho Peak, Colorado is located in the Indian Peaks Wilderness area near Ward, Colorado (above Boulder) Housed in a custom frame, outer dimensions measure 26 ¾ x 37 ½ inches. Image ...
Three Nudes

Kyohei Inukai

Three Nudes
Kyohei Inukai
Cubist 1930s Nude Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Artist: Kyohei Inukai Title: Three Nudes Year: 1938 Medium: Oil on Canvas, signed l.l. Size: 14.5 x 10 inches Frame Size: 18 x 14 inches
Auror Borealis, Alaskan Nocturnal View by Ellen Goodale 1934
Auror Borealis, Alaskan Nocturnal View by Ellen Go...
Ellen Goodale
American Impressionist 1930s Landscape Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
An impressionist landscape of the northern lights in Alaska by Ellen Goodale (1915-1991). Finely executed with exceptional depth and color. A rare subject. Oil on canvas, circa 1935....
Miramande Sous La Neige/ Miramande under Snow
Miramande Sous La Neige/ Miramande under Snow
André Lhote
Cubist 1930s Landscape Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
ANDRE LHOTE 1885-1962 Bordeaux 1885 - Paris 1962 (French) Title: Miramande Sous La Neige/ Miramande under Snow, ca. 1933 Technique: Original Signed Oil Painting on canvas siz...
Hebrew School

Bernd Werner

Hebrew School
Bernd Werner
Impressionist 1930s Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Artist: Bernd Werner Title: Hebrew School Year: circa 1930 Medium: Oil on Canvas, signed Size: 10.5 x 12.5 in. (26.67 x 31.75 cm) Frame Size: 14 x 16 inches
"The Black Bass Inn"
"The Black Bass Inn"
William Francis Taylor
American Impressionist 1930s Landscape Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Signed lower right. Illustrated in "New Hope for American Art". William F. Taylor (1883-1970) William F. Taylor was born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, where he started his art career...
"Fresh Fruit"

Vaclav Vytlacil

"Fresh Fruit"
Vaclav Vytlacil
Abstract 1930s Still-life Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Signed and dated 1931 verso. Vaclav Vytlacil (1892-1984) He was born to Czechoslovakian parents in 1892 in New York City. Living in Chicago as a youth, he took classes at the School ...
"Abstract Composition"
"Abstract Composition"
Vaclav Vytlacil
Abstract 1930s Abstract Paintings
Mixed Media, Paper
Signed and dated lower right. Vaclav Vytlacil (1892-1984) He was born to Czechoslovakian parents in 1892 in New York City. Living in Chicago as a youth, he took classes at the S...
Vintage Ink Wash - Male Nude
Vintage Ink Wash - Male Nude
Jean Ernst
1930s Nude Paintings
Ink, Paper
Vintage ink wash of a posing nude male figure by Belgian artist Jean Ernst, circa 1940. Original artwork on paper displayed on a white mat with a gold border. Archival plastic sleeve ...
Builders at the Kolkhoz
Builders at the Kolkhoz
Issachar Ryback
Modern 1930s Landscape Paintings
Cardboard, Oil Paint
Born in Ukraine in 1897, Ryback lived in Moscow in 1919 and 1920 and worked closely with the artists of the Russian avant-garde, in particular with El Lissitsky, Pevsner and Gabo. In 19...
Portion of the Jungfrau from Grindelwald
Portion of the Jungfrau from Grindelwald
Ernest David Roth, N.A.
American Impressionist 1930s Landscape Paintings
Oil Paint
Portion of the Jungfrau from Grindelwald. Oil on canvas. 20 x 24 (framed 27 x 30 3/4). Signed, lower right. This is possibly a view from the Lötschen Valley (Lötschental) near Kanders...
"Beauty"

Vaclav Vytlacil

"Beauty"
Vaclav Vytlacil
Abstract 1930s Abstract Paintings
Oil Paint, Canvas
Signed and dated 1932 on verso. Vaclav Vytlacil (1892-1984) He was born to Czechoslovakian parents in 1892 in New York City. Living in Chicago as a youth, he took classes at the Scho...
Candlelight Service, Mexico 1940
Candlelight Service, Mexico 1940
Orrin A. White
Impressionist 1930s Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Masonite, Oil Paint
Charming painting of church in Mexico during Holy Week attributed to Orrin A. White (American, 1883-1969). Circa 1940. Canvas laid on Masonite then painted. Impressed, indistinct signat...
Society of Six Street Scene, 1936
Society of Six Street Scene, 1936
Bernard Von Eichman
American Modern 1930s Landscape Paintings
Archival Paper, Watercolor
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 from t...
Lenore

Henry Clive

Lenore
Henry Clive
Art Deco 1930s Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Illustration Board, Oil Paint
An exceedingly rare surviving Henry Clive cover illustration from his 20+ years creating for The American Weekly. This painting was from a series done in 1934 titled Darlings of the Poe...
City Hall

Robert McIntosh

City Hall
Robert McIntosh
American Realist 1930s Landscape Paintings
Mixed Media, Watercolor
We are proud to present a just discovered, extremely rare modernist still life, Trio", by American artist Robert McIntosh (1916 - 2010.) Robert McIntosh won first prize at the Los An...
Spicy Pulp Majorette Pin Up Girl
Spicy Pulp Majorette Pin Up Girl
Earle K. Bergey
Art Deco 1930s Nude Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
This rare original oil on canvas spicy pulp painting by Earle K. Bergey is an exciting recent estate find. Used as the cover of the October, 1935 issue of Pep Stories, this topless majo...
Kittens in a Basket

Benno Kogl

Kittens in a Basket
Benno Kogl
Realist 1930s Animal Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
A beautiful original oil painting depicting adorable kittens in a basket. Housed in a beautiful custom frame this adorable gem is perfect for any collector. Image size 10"L x 8"H
Abstract #2

Paul Kelpe

Abstract #2
Paul Kelpe
Abstract 1930s Abstract Paintings
Illustration Board, Mixed Media
PAUL KELPE "ABSTRACT #2" PENCIL, MIXED MEDIA, SIGNED GERMAN/AMERICAN, DATED 1936 12 X 10 INCHES Paul Kelpe 1902-1985 Paul Kelpe was a German-born American abstract ...