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The Sophisticate
Alexander Rosenfeld
The Sophisticate
Alexander Rosenfeld
Art Deco 1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
We are proud to have recently discovered, “The Sophisticate”, by American artist Alexander Rosenfeld. Rosenfeld was classically trained in fine art painting in Poland before settling...
Hopi Girl with Kachina Doll
Hopi Girl with Kachina Doll
Katharine Buzzell Benepe
1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Signed lower right 'K. Buzzell Benepe' and dated 1936. We are pleased to offer a psychologically penetrating character study by this early California woman artist. Benepe has captured ...
The Broken Mirror
Ron Blumberg
The Broken Mirror
Ron Blumberg
Art Deco 1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Presenting an exceptional ealry oil painting by American artist Ron Blumberg (1908-2002). The Broken Mirror, is an original oil on canvas, signed, dated 1936, with an image dimension o...
Portrait of Mademoiselle Malherbe
Portrait of Mademoiselle Malherbe
William Malherbe
Post-Impressionist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Very beautiful post impressionist portrait of the thirties, it represents the sister of the artist William Malherbe. (1884-1951). It is signed and dated 1937 on the lower left. A gorge...
The Corner Barber Shop
The Corner Barber Shop
Jirayr Hamparzoom Zorthian
1930s Portrait Paintings
Jirayr Zorthian(1911-2004), went through two Turkish massacres before age eight. He left Turkey at age nine with his family and spent a year in Padua, Italy, waiting for his visa to op...
Moses
Nicolas Sternberg
Moses
Nicolas Sternberg
Expressionist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Cotton Canvas, Oil Paint
Nicolas Sternberg was born in 1901 in Hungary. Little is known about his early life. He spent some time in Munich before arriving in Paris. Sternberg was a prolific artist and illustra...
Southern Italians Painting
Unknown
Southern Italians Painting
Unknown
1930s Portrait Paintings
#5-2652 Original circa 1930's vintage oil on canvas applied on wood board,displayed in a wood painted frame.Signed lower right by D.Risi
Children
Children
Pierre Le Faguays
Modern 1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
A large work by Pierre Le Faguays (1892–1935) entitled "Children", oil on canvas. Le Faguays is primarily known as a sculptor for his bronze work in the art deco style. Le Faguays was...
Portrait of a Woman
Robert Gilbert
Portrait of a Woman
Robert Gilbert
American Modern 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Oil on canvas, signed and dated upper right, in a hand-carved designer period-style frame. One of many American artists forced to give up his career during the Depression – and twice mo...
Sunday Afternoon in Virginia
Sunday Afternoon in Virginia
Musier Lee Taintor
Expressionist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Gorgeous portrait of Virginian woman by Musier Lee Taintor (American, b. 1909), 1935. Has wonderful expressionist with abstracted elements for depth and character. Signed and dated uppe...
S.E.R.A.
Everett Gee Jackson
S.E.R.A.
Everett Gee Jackson
American Modern 1930s Portrait Paintings
Tempera, Panel
Signed and inscribed (at lower center): S.E.R.A. / Everett Gee Jackson Genre image S.E.R.A. stands for: State Emergency Relief Association, a program of Roosevelt's New Deal. Everett...
     Mesmerizing woman with diamond
Mesmerizing woman with diamond
Federico Beltran Masses
Symbolist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Long-necked , elegant slender fingers and spellbinding eyes defines a quintessential Latin beauty. The painting is has a simple, architectonic compostion of vertical and horizontal el...
Auto Portrait
Robert McIntosh
Auto Portrait
Robert McIntosh
1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
A rare, early original self portrait by American artist Robert McIntosh(1916-2010) McIntosh was extremely prolific and exhibited throughout his lifetime, including first prize awarded ...
Honora
Arthur Royce Bradbury
Honora
Arthur Royce Bradbury
1930s Portrait Paintings
Arthur Bradbury 1892 - 1977 Portrait of Honora Oil on canvas, signed & dated 1938 lower right Image size: 16 x 14 inches Gilt period frame Arthur Royce Bradbury was born on the 17th Se...
Self Portrait
Ronald Ossory Dunlop
Modern 1930s Portrait Paintings
Watercolor
This is perhaps a watercolor self portrait of Ronald Ossory Dunlop, the Irish painter born in Dublin in 1894. He exhibited at many venues in the UK including the Royal Academy, and Roya...
Odalisque
Georges Antoine Rochegrosse
Odalisque
Georges Antoine Rochegrosse
Romantic 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Painted circa 1935. Stamped twice verso, on stretcher, 'Salon des Artistes Francaises, 1935'. Additional label verso 'Les Petits Tableaux Paris'. Georges Rochegrosse studied with Jules...
Self Portrait with Red, Oil on Canvas, Circa 1930s...
Martin Snipper
Modern 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
This circa 1930s oil on canvas self-portrait is by San Francisco North Beach artist Martin Snipper (1914-2008). Snipper studied at the National Academy of Art In New York and exhibited...
Joan Crawford
Raymond Wilson Hammell
Joan Crawford
Raymond Wilson Hammell
Art Deco 1930s Portrait Paintings
Illustration Board, Pastel
This is an original pastel by the talented and prolific pin up artist and illustrator R. Wilson Hammell. This Spanish attired, flapper girl envisioning of Joan Crawford was likely commi...
Kathy
Walt Kuhn
Kathy
Walt Kuhn
Post-Impressionist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Signed lower right "Walt Kuhn", painted circa 1945 and inscribed, verso, "Kathy". A compelling and psychologically-penetrating study of a young woman in a red-and-black striped shirt,...
Carolyn Edmonson
Leon Kroll
Carolyn Edmonson
Leon Kroll
Academic 1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Portrait of Carolyn Edmonson done in a range of warm grey, browns and maroons Provenance Barridoff Galleries The Milch Galleries, New York Condition is excellent
Aris Britland Doeskins
Cardwell Higgins
Aris Britland Doeskins
Cardwell Higgins
American Realist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Gouache, Illustration Board
An inventive 1930s art deco stylized colorful gouache advertising painting by Cardwell Higgins for "Aris Britland Doeskin" gloves. An inventive color palette and attention to fashion st...
"Portrait of Pearl" Expressionist Portrait in Oil, 1935
"Portrait of Pearl" Expressionist Portrait in Oil,...
Jennings Tofel
Expressionist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
This 1935 oil on canvas portrait of the artist's wife in a red dress entitled "Portrait of Pearl" is by Polish-born New York Expressionist Jennings Tofel (1891-1959). Tofel was a friend...
Boudoir
Jacques Gonin
Boudoir
Jacques Gonin
Post-Impressionist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
JACQUES GONIN "BOUDOIR" OIL ON CANVAS, SIGNED FRANCE, C.1930 16 X 10 INCHES Jacques Fernand GONIN Born 1883 Italian, 20th century. Active in France. Born 14 December 1883, in Mi...
Portrait of Ethel Weiner Guttman, Oil on Linen, Circa 1930s
Portrait of Ethel Weiner Guttman, Oil on Linen, Ci...
Martin Snipper
1930s Portrait Paintings
Linen, Oil Paint
This circa 1930s oil on linen portrait of the artist's wife, Ethel Weiner Guttman, is by San Francisco North Beach artist Martin Snipper (1914-2008). Snipper studied at the National Ac...
Bright Eyes
Pauline Palmer
Bright Eyes
Pauline Palmer
American Impressionist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint, Board
"Bright Eyes" is an original oil paint on canvas mounted on board by Pauline Palmer. It depicts a young child in blue with wide eyes smiling in front of a dark green background. 23 1/...
Female Fencer, Saturday Evening Post Cover
Female Fencer, Saturday Evening Post Cover
Alfred J. Cammarata
1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Date: 1933 Medium: Oil on Canvas Dimensions: 40.00" x 30.00" Signature: Signed Lower Right Cover of the Saturday Evening Post, April 1, 1933.
Portrait of Theresa Rogers
Leon Kroll
Portrait of Theresa Rogers
Leon Kroll
Academic 1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Portrait of Theresa Rogers Housed in a period hand carved wood frame. Some scatter minor paint loss and stretcher marks otherwise presents very well Signature: Signed lower right The ...
Portrait of a Young Woman
Unknown
Portrait of a Young Woman
Unknown
1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
A lyrical, Modernist oil portrait of a young woman, possibly the poet Virginia Woolf, shown seated and gazing to the viewer's right. Painted circa 1930. Unsigned but by bravura hand and...
Blond Hair Boy - Original signed oil on canvas - 1...
Gustave Poetzsch
Realist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Gustave Poetzsch (1870-1950) Blond Hair Boy Original Oil on Canvas Signed Bottom right 37 x 25 cm (c. 15 x 12 in) at view Presented in his original golden wood frame (defects to the f...
Unknown assistant
Karl Otto Hy
Unknown assistant
Karl Otto Hy
Realist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Oil on canvas signed and dated lower right: K.O. Hy 36 Painting: 40.2 x 29 in. (102 x 74) Frame: 43 x 32 in. (110 x 82) Titled on the reverse Unbekannte Helferin, 1936 Original frame
Valentines Day, Saturday Evening Post Cover
Valentines Day, Saturday Evening Post Cover
Frederick Sands Brunner
1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Date: 1935 Medium: Oil on Canvas Dimensions: 29.00" x 21.00" Signature: Signed Lower Left Valentines Day, Saturday Evening Post cover, February 16, 1935
Seated Woman in Blue
On Hold
Seated Woman in Blue
Jennings Tofel
Expressionist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
This 1940s oil on canvas portrait of a woman in a blue dress is by Polish-American artist Jennings Tofel (1891-1959). Tofel was a New York painter who worked in the Expressionist style....
Beatrice
Robert Gilbert
Beatrice
Robert Gilbert
American Modern 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Oil on canvas, signed and dated “Robert Gilbert 1930” lower right. The painting measures 20 x 16 inches, and is housed in an attractive frame measuring 26 x 22 inches. Robert Gilbert...
Flamenco Dancer
Richard Ruh Epperly
Flamenco Dancer
Richard Ruh Epperly
American Impressionist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint, Cardboard
Haunting portrait of a flemenco dancer by Richard Ruh Epperly (American, 1891-1973), circa 1930. Signed lower left "R.R. Epperly." Condition: Excellent. Image size; 16"H x 12"W. Presen...
The Old Gentleman
The Old Gentleman
Jirayr Hamparzoom Zorthian
Art Deco 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, 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...
Self Portrait with Cigar
Hugó Scheiber
Self Portrait with Cigar
Hugó Scheiber
Cubist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Tempera, Cardboard
HUGO SCHEIBER 1873-1950 1873 - Budapest - 1950 (Hungarian) Title: Self Portrait with Cigar, early 1930's Technique: Original Tempera Painting on paper laid on cardboard size: 47 x ...
Pacific Natives
Fernand Lantoine
Pacific Natives
Fernand Lantoine
Impressionist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Lantoine was employed by the French Navy as an official painter and travelled with the fleet across Africa, Oceania the Arctic and the Mediterranean. This work is a very rare example pa...
Portrait Of Woman
Marchou Georges
Portrait Of Woman
Marchou Georges
Art Deco 1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil on canvas, signed lower right.
John Caradine - Casey_ Grapes of Wrath
John Caradine - Casey_ Grapes of Wrath
Ron Blumberg
1930s Portrait Paintings
Mixed Media
One of the only commercial projects realized for a Hollywood film by American artist Ron Blumberg. In 1939, Blumberg painted actor John Caradine as, "Casey", in the John Ford film, "...
Portrait of a Child
Will Barnet
Portrait of a Child
Will Barnet
American Modern 1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint, Wood
An original modern abstract portrait of a child by American artist Will Barnet. The work has a letter of provenance from the artist's wife. The image measure 8.5" x 8".
Portrait of the Artist's Brother
Portrait of the Artist's Brother
Augustine Korda
American Realist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
An original antique oil painting by American female artist Augustine Korda.
Practicing the Speech, Liberty Magazine Cover
Practicing the Speech, Liberty Magazine Cover
John Howitt
1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Date: 1939 Medium: Oil on Canvas Dimensions: 33.00" x 27.00" Signature: Signed Lower Right Cover of Liberty Magazine, January 14, 1939
Young Girl With Pink Bow
Helen Gleiforst
Young Girl With Pink Bow
Helen Gleiforst
American Impressionist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Board, Oil Paint
Beautiful portrait of a young girl by listed aritst artist Helen Mae Enoch Gleiforst (American,1903-1997). Signed "Gleiforst" lower left. Unframed. Image, 20"H x 16"W. Gleiforst was b...
Laurel and Hardy, Bulter in Love tromp l'oeil  painting
Laurel and Hardy, Bulter in Love tromp l'oeil pai...
Mark Stock
American Modern 1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint, Wood Panel
The Bulter's in Love (Sketch) oil on panel 23-1/8 x 20" - fr Mark Stock's paintings connect viewers to the euphoria, loneliness and sometimes fatal entanglements of romance. Often melo...
Hell in the Holy Land
Walter Martin Baumhofer
Hell in the Holy Land
Walter Martin Baumhofer
1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Medium: Oil on Canvas Date: 1936 Dimensions: 27.5" x 19.25", Framed: 34" x 26" Signature: Signed Lower Left Cover Painting for the Book, "The Letter Of His Orders". Literature:...
Claudette Colbert
Mila Baine
Claudette Colbert
Mila Baine
American Realist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Illustration Board, Pastel
An inventive and smart c.1930 pastel by frequent Golden Age of Hollywood movie magazine cover artist Mila Baine, showing a radiant and stylish Claudette Colbert. Likely a cover for the ...
Campbell's Soup Kid Aviator
Unknown
Campbell's Soup Kid Aviator
Unknown
American Realist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Gouache, Illustration Board
This 1930s original artwork comes from a collection of published Campbell's Soup Kids illustrations unearthed in a Connecticut estate. The Campbell's Soup Kids appeared in print ads in ...
Robin Hood
William Soare
Robin Hood
William Soare
1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Date: 1934 Medium: Oil on Canvas Dimensions: 24.75" x 16" Signature: Initialed Lower Left Cover Illustration for American Boy Magazine, May 1934 Includes copy of magazine
Edgar Allan Poe
Henry Kurt Stoessel
Edgar Allan Poe
Henry Kurt Stoessel
1930s Portrait Paintings
Board, Mixed Media
Date: 1933 Medium: Mixed Media on Board Dimensions: 18.50" x 25.50" Signature: Signed Lower Left Shows Poe seated at a desk in the offices of The Evening Mirror (early publisher, ...
The Red Pacer, Argosy Weekly Magazine Cover
The Red Pacer, Argosy Weekly Magazine Cover
Paul C. Stahr
1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Date: 1933 Medium: Oil on Canvas Dimensions: 22.00" x 23.00" Signature: Signed Lower Right Argosy Magazine Cover, December 16, 1933
Mary Astor Hollywood Portrait
Rolf Armstrong
Mary Astor Hollywood Portrait
Rolf Armstrong
American Realist 1930s Portrait Paintings
Illustration Board, Pastel
This refined pastel portrait of film legend Mary Astor by the American illustrator Rolf Armstrong dates to 1938, during the artist's brief tenure as a Hollywood portraitist. The elegant...
Reclining nude, half length figure portrait, by it...
Leonetta Cecchi-Pieraccini
Modern 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Oil on canvas painting size 24.8 x 29.73 in. (63 x 75.5 cm) Housed in its original frame, size 27.95 x 33.07 in. (71 x 84 cm) Monogram ,L C P ' and dated 1937 upper left Back wi...
Boy and Dog
Charles Ryan
Boy and Dog
Charles Ryan
1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Approximate Date: 1930 Medium: Oil Signature: Signed Lower Left Size: 25" x 19"
Judy
Jules Erbit
Judy
Jules Erbit
Art Deco 1930s Portrait Paintings
Pastel, Illustration Board
An art deco pastel glamour girl pin up pastel by Jules Erbit used in 1938 by The Gerlach-Barklow Calendar Company with the title "Judy." Erbit was a prolific illustrator who worked for ...
Portrait of Evelyn Brent
Rolf Armstrong
Portrait of Evelyn Brent
Rolf Armstrong
Art Deco 1930s Portrait Paintings
Illustration Board, Pastel
This alluring jazz age portrait by Rolf Armstrong of silent film star Evelyn Brent was commissioned as original artwork for the cover of the March 1930 issue of Screenland magazine. Arm...
Jeanette MacDonald
McClelland Barclay
Jeanette MacDonald
McClelland Barclay
Art Deco 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
A smartly conceived and modern jazz age oil-on-canvas painting of a ravishing Jeanette MacDonald, this was used as the cover for The New Movie Magazine, June 1932. Executed in a high...
Camilla
Robert McIntosh
Camilla
Robert McIntosh
American Modern 1930s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Presenting a rare, early original oil painting, "Nude Male in Blue", by American artist Robert McIntosh(1916-2010) McIntosh was extremely prolific and exhibited throughout his lifeti...
Liberty Magazine Cover, October 1, 1932
Liberty Magazine Cover, October 1, 1932
Leslie Thrasher
Other Art Style 1930s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Portrait of a young girl with short blonde hair wearing a collared shirt and a red tie. Liberty Magazine Cover Illustration, October 1, 1932 Signed Lower Right Charles L...