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Mixed Media, Carlos Orozco Romero (Mexican)
Carlos Orozco Romero
Modern 1950s Portrait Paintings
Mixed Media
Guadalajara 1898-1984 Mexico city Successful cartoonist and accomplished illustrator, Orozco Romero, as with many of his generation, broke away from the tradition of social realism whi...
Nun-Self Portrait

Samuel Rothbort

Nun-Self Portrait
Samuel Rothbort
Modern 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Samuel Rothbort began sculpting at an early age, making animals from bread dough in his mother’s kitchen. As a young man, he worked in a glassware store while also painting fifty-cent c...
Roman Patrician Portrait Painting
Roman Patrician Portrait Painting
Unknown
1950s Portrait Paintings
#5-2522 A Roman Patrician portrait painting,oil on canvas displayed in a gilt wood frame,signed by L.Welly .Image size 23.5 H x 19.5W.
Water Hunters ( Cowboys in the Old West )
Water Hunters ( Cowboys in the Old West )
Stevan Dohanos
American Realist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Casein Paint
Meticulously rendered account of three prospectors trying to rustle up some water before they can dig up some gold. Magazine Illustration of the Old West, American West, Cowboys Casein ...
The Young Harlequin

Unknown

The Young Harlequin
Unknown
Post-Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
A dramatic and psychologically penetrating American school portrait showing a young man dressed as a harlequin and looking contemplatively away from the viewer. The subject's striking f...
Elderly Man with a Pipe

Fritz Muller

Elderly Man with a Pipe
Fritz Muller
Other Art Style 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Fritz Muller (1913-1972) Fritz Müller was born in the Tyrolean Alps of Germany in 1913.  He studied in Munich Germany and Vienna Austria. Müller ...
Portrait of Actress Michelle Morgan, Paris 1959
Dimitrie Berea
Post-Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Artist: Dimitrie Berea, Romanian (1908 - 1975) Title: Michelle Morgan in Paris, France Year: 1959 Medium: Oil on Canvas, signed u.r. Size: 29 x 23.5 in. (73.66 x 59.69 cm) Frame Size: 3...
Lady in Blue - British Impressionist oil painting ...
Pauline Glass
Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
An original oil on canvas by female artist Pauline Glass who was educated on the continent at the Academy Julien and who exhibited throughout her career. This stunning oil is a bold, a...
Murder On Broadway

Victor Kalin

Murder On Broadway
Victor Kalin
American Realist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Gouache, Illustration Board
A captivating, lustful, original cover painting by Victor Kalin created for use as cover art for the 1959 Dell paperback edition of the Scott Jordan mystery Murder on Broadway by Hal Ma...
Red Women

Lorraine Fox

Red Women
Lorraine Fox
Post-Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Gouache
Magazine Illustration. Most likely for: Good Housekeeping, Seventeen, Redbook, McCall's, and Cosmopolitan or Better Homes and Gardens. Unframed. Lorraine Fox (1922–1976 She became the ...
AFTER THE BALL

Nathan Wasserberger

AFTER THE BALL
Nathan Wasserberger
Art Deco 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
NATHAN WASSERBERGER "AFTER THE BALL" OIL ON CANVAS, SIGNED AMERICAN, C.1950 24 X 36 INCHES Nathan Wasserberger 1928-2012 Widely collected and admired in Europe and the United Sta...
Pauline - British Impressionist portrait oil paint...
Bernard Fleetwood Walker
Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Painted by the noted British Impressionist Bernard Fleetwood Walker, this fine oil on panel depicts Pauline and was painted circa 1950. It was exhibited at The Royal Academy the same ye...
Portrait of a Lady Reclining - British Impressioni...
Caroline Hutchinson
Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
This large oil on canvas was painted by Caroline Hutchinson circa 1955. It depicts a lady reclining on a sofa and is painted in an Impressionist palette and manner. A beautiful portrait...
Pablo Picasso Ceramic "Visage Barbu"
Pablo Picasso Ceramic "Visage Barbu"
Pablo Picasso
Cubist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Ceramic, Earthenware
n° 20/100 Signed on the back : Madoura Plein Feu ; Empreinte Originale de Picasso; 20/100 Ramié, A., Catalogue of the edited ceramic work, n°413, p. 218.
Young Fisherman With Dog and Rooster
Young Fisherman With Dog and Rooster
Dany Lartigue
Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
'Young Fisherman With Dog and Rooster', oil on canvas, (c. 1950s), by Dany Lartigue (1921 - 2017). A young man, barefoot in the fishing port of St. Tropez, heads to market with his catc...
Lady in Purple - British Impressionist oil paintin...
Pauline Glass
Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
An original oil on panel by female artist Pauline Glass who was educated on the continent at the Academy Julien and who exhibited throughout her career. This stunning oil is a bold, adv...
Portrait of Poet Kenneth Rexroth, Oil on Canvas, 1...
Jacquelinne White
Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
This 1957 oil on canvas Expressionist figure entitled "Portrait of Kenneth #1" is by Bay Area artist and teacher Jacquelinne White (1919-2008). White was a musician who transitioned in...
Female Portrait

Unknown

Female Portrait
Unknown
1950s Portrait Paintings
Acrylic Paint
#5-2847 A circa 1950's female portrait ,acrylic on artist board,displayed in a black wood frame signed by R.Wolf
"Sacrifice of Isaac" Expressionist Oil Painting, 1...
Jennings Tofel
Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Entitled "Sacrifice of Isaac", this 1955 oil on canvas allegorical Expressionist scene is by New York artist Jennings Tofel (1891-1959). Tofel was a friend of Georgia O'Keefe and Alfred...
Dina Merrill Portrait
Dina Merrill Portrait
William Dean Fausett
Realist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint, Board
Size: 23.5x36 framed 30x42x2 William Dean Fausett (July 4, 1913 – December 13, 1998) was an American painter. His career spanned over six decades. He painted notable figures like Dwight...
Untitled- Suited Male Portrait
Untitled- Suited Male Portrait
Jonah Kinigstein
Abstract Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
This handsome portrait (oil on board) was realized by the esteemed American painter Jonah Kinigstein, circa 1950. Rendered in a loose style of figuration, it presents a suited older ge...
Elderly Man with a Cup

Fritz Muller

Elderly Man with a Cup
Fritz Muller
Other Art Style 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Fritz Muller (1913-1972) Fritz Müller was born in the Tyrolean Alps of Germany in 1913.  He studied in Munich Germany and Vienna Austria. Müller ...
Blue Feather Portrait Painting

Unknown

Blue Feather Portrait Painting
Unknown
1950s Portrait Paintings
#5-2651 original oil on canvas applied on wood panel,displayed in a gilt wood frame .Artist unknown
Doña Maria, Modern Art, Varnish Paint, Mexico 1959...
Romeo Villalva Tabuena
Modern 1950s Portrait Paintings
Varnish
Doña María is a character who reflects the humanistic side of Tabuena’s painting. The artist devoted much of his work to portraits of people he found taking time off in the street or in...
PORTRAIT OF A WOMAN
PORTRAIT OF A WOMAN
Cornelis Ruhtenberg
Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Charcoal
"PORTRAIT OF A WOMAN" SIGNED, DATED 1950 25 X 19 INCHES Cornelis Ruhtenberg 1923-2008 Cornelis Ruhtenberg was born in 1923 in Riga, Latvia Ruhtenberg studied at the Hochschule f...
SELF PORTRAIT

Cornelis Ruhtenberg

SELF PORTRAIT
Cornelis Ruhtenberg
Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Charcoal
DRAWING "SELF PORTRAIT" SIGNED, DATED 1950 25 X 19 INCHES Cornelis Ruhtenberg 1923-2008 Cornelis Ruhtenberg was born in 1923 in Riga, Latvia Ruhtenberg studied at the Hochschul...
Self Portrait of the Artist

Hyacinthe Hill

Self Portrait of the Artist
Hyacinthe Hill
Outsider Art 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint, Board
Signed verso, 'Hyacinthe Hill' with artist address and painted circa 1955. A striking mid-century work by this notable New York artist and poet showing her flanked by white hyacinths a...
Bay Area Figurative Woman with Parasol, Distemper ...
Alysanne McGaffey
Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Paint, Paper
This 1950-60s distemper figure on paper is by Bay Area artist Alysanne McGaffey (b. 1931). McGaffey is part of the Bay Area Figurative Movement and graduated from the San Francisco Art ...
Expressionist Portrait Painting, Circa 1950s
Gustav Friedmann
Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Masonite, Paint
This mid 20th century portrait of a man with glasses and a beard is by Vienna and San Francisco Bay Area artist, Gustav Friedmann (1897-1982). Friedmann was educated at the German schoo...
Head and Feet

Samuel Rothbort

Head and Feet
Samuel Rothbort
Abstract 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Samuel Rothbort began sculpting at an early age, making animals from bread dough in his mother’s kitchen. As a young man, he worked in a glassware store while also painting fifty-cent c...
Thrilling Love Soda Girl

Howard Connelly

Thrilling Love Soda Girl
Howard Connelly
American Realist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Cotton Canvas, Oil Paint
A fresh to the market, good girl art painting by Howard Connelly, created as the June 1950 cover of the Thrilling Publications pulp title Thrilling Love. A pretty pin-up girl enjoys a s...
Bay Area Figurative Portrait Painting, Circa 1950s...
Alysanne McGaffey
American Modern 1950s Portrait Paintings
Paint, Paper
This 1950-1960s distemper paint on paper portrait is by Bay Area artist Alysanne McGaffey (b. 1931). McGaffey is part of the Bay Area Figurative Movement and graduated from the San Fran...
Female Portrait

Unknown

Female Portrait
Unknown
1950s Portrait Paintings
#5-2490 Original gouache on artist board female portrait ,displayed in a gilt wood frame,signed lower left by E.Cops. Image size 11H x 15 W
Portrait of Young Woman

Unknown

Portrait of Young Woman
Unknown
Academic 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Size 15x19 with frame 21x25 Signed illegibly lower right, European School oil on canvas of a beautiful young woman.
"The Old Man"  Mid Century Modern Texas Painting
"The Old Man" Mid Century Modern Texas Painting
Michael Frary
Abstract Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Gouache
Michael Frary (1918 - 2005) Austin, Texas/California Artist Image Size: 20 x 15 Frame Size: 26 x 21 Medium: Gouache Dated: 1950 "The Old Man" From the Frary Estate Biography Michael...
Portrait of a Man

Portrait of a Man
Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint, Board
An oil painting by Emmanuel Mane-Katz circa 1950. An expressionist style portrait of a man with a forlorn expression in dark gray and red tones. Artist: Emmanuel Mane-Katz, Ukrainian...
Portraits

Paul Vanier Beaulieu

Portraits
Paul Vanier Beaulieu
Post-War 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Portraits of the Canadian Artist, Paul-Vanier Beaulieu created in 1954. In the work presented here, two figures that Beaulieu more and more often represents in the 50s, are positioned s...
"Hold Back the Fury", Large Expressionist Scene in...
Jennings Tofel
Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Entitled "Hold Back the Fury", this 1958 oil on canvas Expressionist figurative scene is by Polish-born New York Expressionist Jennings Tofel (1891-1959). Tofel was a friend of Georgia ...
Young girl  oil cm. 23 x 27  1954
Young girl oil cm. 23 x 27 1954
Piotr Nikiforovich Bogachev
Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Russian art Blonde young girl Piotr Nikiforovich BOGACHEV(Alexandrovka, Moscow province, 1921) Bogachev studied at the Surikov Moscow State Art Institute (1941-1950), where S. Gerasi...
Portrait of a Young Boy

Patty Pease

Portrait of a Young Boy
Patty Pease
1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Signed lower right "Patty Pease" (American, 20th century) and titled verso "Tousle Head". An oil study of a young boy with blond hair, wearing a printed summer shirt and shown in prof...
Modernist Portrait of a Boy
Modernist Portrait of a Boy
Jehudith Sobel
Modern 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Genre: Modern Subject: Portrait Medium: Oil Surface: Canvas Country: United States Dimensions: 29" x 18" Dimensions w/Frame: 31.25" x 20" Jehudith Sobel (1924-2012 ) Polish/Jewish art...
Lisa Mi

Abel Warshawsky

Lisa Mi
Abel Warshawsky
Realist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Masonite, Oil Paint
Oil painting titled Lisa Mi by Abel Warshawsky (American, 1863 - 1962). Image, 26.5"L x 20"W. Signed upper right.Born in Sharon, Pennsylvania on December 28, 1883, Warshawsky spent his ...
Parent and Child

Unknown

Parent and Child
Unknown
1950s Portrait Paintings
Tempera
Mid-century tempera painting on paper in warm orange tones of parent with child by French artist Clairet, 1956. Signed and dated lower right. Original artwork on paper displayed on a w...
Black and White Portrait
Black and White Portrait
Unknown
1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Pastel
Mid-century French charcoal portrait of woman, circa 1950. Original artwork on paper displayed on a white mat with a gold border. Archival plastic sleeve and Certificate of Authentic...
Abstract Self Portrait
Abstract Self Portrait
George De Goya
Abstract 1950s Portrait Paintings
Paper, Oil Pastel
Degoya Professor George De Goya. PhD. MA. FRSA. Born In Budapest, 1915-1992, related to the Spanish artist Goya on his mother’s side. Educated in Budapest and France where he received...
Wonderful Portrait of a Doctor Smoking a Cigar Pai...
Louise Mackay Tucker
1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Wonderful oil paint portrait by Louise Mackay Tucker from 1955. Painting features a doctor deep in thought smoking a cigar. Painting has a gorgeous muted palate and is framed in a simpl...
Selfportrait at the trumpet
Selfportrait at the trumpet
GEN PAUL
Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Original oil painting on panel by the French expressionist artist Eugène Paul said GEN PAUL (1895-1975) Oil on panel Handsigned, Date around 1955 Size : 55 x 33 cm ( 21,6 x 13 inc...
Young Girl with Poodle

Virginia Tillou

Young Girl with Poodle
Virginia Tillou
Modern 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
A 1950's portrait of a young girl with her poodle by American female artist Virginia Tillou.
Profile in Shadow

Samuel Rothbort

Profile in Shadow
Samuel Rothbort
American Modern 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Samuel Rothbort began sculpting at an early age, making animals from bread dough in his mother’s kitchen. As a young man, he worked in a glassware store while also painting fifty-cent c...
Father and Son by Bernard Chaet
Father and Son by Bernard Chaet
Bernard Chaet
Modern 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Modernist portrait painting of a father and son by Bernard Chaet (1924-2012). Oil on board, circa 1950. Signed lower left "BC". Displayed in a light gold modernist frame. Image size...
La Princesse Napolitaine
La Princesse Napolitaine
Armando GENTILINI
Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
This painting is an original painting made by the italian / french artist Armando GENTILINI. Original oil on canvas. Handsigned bottom right. Signed and titled on the back of the c...
Portrait of a Young Woman

Augustin Ubeda

Portrait of a Young Woman
Augustin Ubeda
1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
Signed lower right and painted circa 1960. This notable Spanish painter and graphic artist worked in a lyrical, surrealist style suffused with sensuality and irony, in which one can ...
The Green Hat

Victor Di Gesu

The Green Hat
Victor Di Gesu
Post-Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Paper, Oil Paint
Signed lower left "Di Gesu" for Victor Di Gesu and dated 1954. A winner of the Prix Othon Friesz, Victor di Gesu first attended the Chouinard Art School before moving to Paris where ...
Portrait of a child sitting on a chair
Gregory Israelevich TZEITLIN
Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Gregory Israelevich TZEITLIN 1911 - 1999 « Portrait d'Enfant Assis » Original Oil Painting on panel. Size unframed 27,2 x 18,9 inches ( 69 x 48 cm ). Size framed 33,8 x 25,6 in...
Young Boy Wearing a Ruff Collar

M.Manson

Young Boy Wearing a Ruff Collar
M.Manson
Post-Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint, Board
Signed lower left "M. Manson" and painted circa 1960 A substantial mid-century oil study of a young boy wearing elaborate costume with a lace, ruff collar. A compelling, Modernist port...
Portrait of a Woman, Woman's Magazine Illustration
Portrait of a Woman, Woman's Magazine Illustration...
Edwin Georgi
Post-Impressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Gouache
Portrait of a Woman Mixed media on board , Redbook magazine interior illustration done in the 1950's , Work is unframed
Portrait of a Geisha Girl, Pan American World Airw...
Norman Rockwell
1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint, Board, Pencil
Date: 1956 Medium: Oil and Pencil on Paperboard Dimensions: 18.00" x 15.00" Signature: Signed with the Artist's Initials 'N/R' Lower Right Pan American World Airways advertising campai...
Bay Area Figurative Movement Portrait, C. 1950
Bay Area Figurative Movement Portrait, C. 1950
American School (20)
Abstract Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Masonite, Oil Paint
Compelling portrait of African American by unknown artist in style of Bay Area Figurative Movement artists such as Nathan Oliviera, James Weeks and Joan Brown. Circa 1950. Heavy impasto...