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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 ...
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...
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...
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...
Moroccan Girl
Louis Endres
Moroccan Girl
Louis Endres
Academic 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint, Panel
LOUIS ENDRES MOROCCAN GIRL OIL ON PANEL, SIGNED AMERICAN, WORKED AND PAINTED IN MOROCCO, C.1950 14 X 12 INCHES The following is from Paul Endres, the son of the artist: Louis J. ...
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 ...
Roman Patrician Portrait Painting
Roman Patrician Portrait Painting
L.Welly
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.
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...
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 ...
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
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.
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
"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 Josephine Baker
Unknown
Portrait of Josephine Baker
Unknown
Cubist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Paper, Pastel
'Portrait of Josephine Baker', pastel on paper, by Unknown Artist (c. 1950s). This work of art was discovered in the South of France and is an homage to iconic French performer, Josephi...
How to Hypnotize
Virgil Finlay
How to Hypnotize
Virgil Finlay
Art Deco 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint, Illustration Board
This dazzling and otherworldly painting by Virgil Finlay appeared as the cover for the July, 1954 issue of Fate Magazine, a special issue solely focused on the powers of Hypnotism. A sc...
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...
Gloria
William Ashby McCloy
On Hold
Gloria
William Ashby McCloy
Cubist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
WILLIAM ASHBY MCCLOY "GLORIA" OIL AND SAND ON MASONITE, SIGNED AMERICAN, C.1950S 47.5 X 28 INCHES William Ashby McCloy 1913-2001 William Ashby McCloy lived in Nanking and Shangha...
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...
Maria Korchinska (1895-1979) by John Stanton Ward ...
John Stanton Ward
1950s Portrait Paintings
Pen, ink and watercolour of Maria Korchinska drawn in her room by John Stanton Ward signed and dated 1959. The picture measures 62.5cm by 47cm. The frame measures 77.5cm by 62cm. Jo...
"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...
"Sacrifice of Isaac" Oil Painting, 1955
"Sacrifice of Isaac" Oil Painting, 1955
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...
Mother and Son
Saul Bernstein
Mother and Son
Saul Bernstein
American Realist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
SAUL BERNSTEIN "MOTHER AND SON" OIL ON CANVAS, SIGNED AMERICAN, DATED 1951 24 X 20 INCHES Framed
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...
The Clown by Franco Rognoni (1913-1999)
Franco Rognoni
1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil on cardboard. Signed and dated at the bottom on the right. At the back a pencil numeric mark. Manufactured in Italy, 1953.
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.
Lovely Picasso Portrait 1954
Lovely Picasso Portrait 1954
Unknown
Modern 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Great portrait of Pablo Picasso painted in 1954. Signature can not be made out. Nice heavy frame. Oil.
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 Woman
Augustin Ubeda
Portrait of a 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...
French Woman Portrait in Oil Pastel
Unknown
1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Pastel
Mid-century French oil pastel of blonde in pleasing tones of blues and yellows, circa 1950. Original artwork on paper displayed on a white mat with a gold border. Archival plastic sle...
Lucky in Blue (portrait of a black man oil painting)
Lucky in Blue (portrait of a black man oil paintin...
Julius Bloch
Modern 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Julius Thlengen Bloch (1888-1966). Lucky in Blue, c.1955. Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 inches; 28 x 32 inches framed. Signed lower right. Excellent condition with no damage or conservation. P...
Two Blondes
Victor Di Gesu
Two Blondes
Victor Di Gesu
Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Victor di Gesu "Two Blonde" Oil on Canvasboard, Signed on Verso, Dated 1959 20 x 16 Inches Victor Di Gesu (1914-1988) He met fellow artist, Janet Ament de la Roche while studying art ...
LADY IN RED HAT
ralph seyfert
LADY IN RED HAT
ralph seyfert
Expressionist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint, Panel
RALPH SEYFERT LADY IN RED HAT OIL ON CANVAS, SIGNED ON VERSO AMERICAN, C.1950 31.5 X 24.5 INCHES Ralph Seyfert 1929 – 2008 Ralph was born August 18, 1929 in Port Washington Wisco...
Cover of Newsweek, Kruschev, March 16th 1959
Cover of Newsweek, Kruschev, March 16th 1959
Robert Engle
Photorealist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Gouache
Cover of Newsweek, Kruschev, March 16th 1959 Works on Paper (Drawings, Watercolors etc.), Gouache on board 12 x 12 in. (30.5 x 30.5 cm.) Signed Lower left Powerful study of Russian col...
1955 - Donald Vogel Young Girl Portrait
Donald Stanley Vogel
Realist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Great early Donald Vogel painting of a young girl. Image Size 10"h x 8" w Donald Stanley Vogel, a resident of Dallas, Texas, has been a painter, set designer, lecturer, teacher and gal...
Portrait of French Lady
Portrait of French Lady
Unknown
1950s Portrait Paintings
Gouache
Stunning portrait of French lady in gouache on paper, circa 1950. Original artwork on paper displayed on a white mat with a gold border. Archival plastic sleeve and Certificate of Auth...
Portrait of Young Woman
Vladimir Andreevich Korobov
Portrait of Young Woman
Vladimir Andreevich Korobov
Fauvist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Vladimir Andreevich Korobov was born near Luhansk, Ukraine, on the border with Russia. This painting is a brilliant portrait done in a Russian Realist style. On verso signed "V.A. Koro...
Study of a Young Woman
Unknown
Study of a Young Woman
Unknown
1950s Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint, Board
Signed lower center, "Mancini"; additionally signed verso and painted circa 1975. Figurative oil in crimson, vermilion, jade, and deep blue, showing a young woman wearing a hat with ...
Seductive Femme Fatale Illustration
Seductive Femme Fatale Illustration
Coby Whitmore
Pop Art 1950s Portrait Paintings
Gouache
Signed lower right - This is one of Whitemore's signature works of seductive beautiful women
Treachery in Trieste, Paperback Cover
Treachery in Trieste, Paperback Cover
Rafael DeSoto
1950s Portrait Paintings
Board, Oil Paint
Date: 1954 Medium: Oil on Board Dimensions: 24.75" x 15.5" Signature: Signed Lower Left This illustration was published as the paperback cover of Treachery in Trieste by Charles ...
Man Kissing Woman's Neck
Earl Somers Cordrey
Man Kissing Woman's Neck
Earl Somers Cordrey
1950s Portrait Paintings
Gouache, Paper
Date: 1954 Medium: Gouache on Paper Dimensions: 23.00" x 18.70" Signature: Signed Lower Right California Ad 1954
Newsweek Cover , Visitor from the Kremlin, Russia
Newsweek Cover , Visitor from the Kremlin, Russia
Robert Engle
Realist 1950s Portrait Paintings
Gouache
Work is in excellent condition. It is meticulously rendered in a photo realist style. Portrait of the not-so-friendly looking communist official is framed by the ramparts of the Kremli...