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20th Century Portrait Paintings

California American Modern 1956
California American Modern 1956
Wendall Newton Gates
1950s American Modern Figurative Paintings
Masonite, Oil
Painting of a Japanese/American farmer, post war figurative art by California artist Wendall Newton Gates (American, 1911-2000). California scene after Manzanar, a tribute to the st...
Portrait of a Lady 1904 in a Black Dress, Large Oval Oil on Canvas
Portrait of a Lady 1904 in a Black Dress, Large...
François FLAMENG (1856-1923)
Early 20th Century Impressionist Portrait Paintings
Oil
Portrait of a Lady in a Black Dress by François FLAMENG (1856-1923) signed verso oil painting on canvas, framed framed size: 38 x 31 inches provenance: private collection, Paris Auc...
STM, 'Posing Nudes', Cubist Portrait Nude Oil Painting, circa 1940s
STM, 'Posing Nudes', Cubist Portrait Nude Oil P...
STM
1940s Cubist Nude Paintings
Oil, Board
'Posing Nudes', oil on board, by artist with the initials STM (c. 1940s). A delightful cubist depiction, this is a portrait of two young women - one in sensuous pose, the other arran...
'La Bordée -Tacking in Front of the Old Curiosity Shop' French Sailors in London
'La Bordée -Tacking in Front of the Old Curiosi...
Hurel
1960s Expressionist Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil
"La Bordée - 'Tacking' in front of the Old Curiosity Shop", oil on canvas (circa 1960s), by French Artist, Hurel. A very charming and intriguing work of art depicting French sailors ...
Afternoon, Oil Painting by Jan de Ruth
Afternoon, Oil Painting by Jan de Ruth
Jan De Ruth
1960s Expressionist Portrait Paintings
Oil
Artist: Jan De Ruth, Czech (1922 - 1991) Title: Afternoon Year: circa 1965 Medium: Oil on Canvas, signed Size: 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.64 cm) Frame Size: 26 x 22 inches
Portrait Over Manhattan, Oil Painting by Jon Whitcomb
Portrait Over Manhattan, Oil Painting by Jon Wh...
Jon Whitcomb
1970s Realist Portrait Paintings
Oil
Artist: Jon Whitcomb, American (1906 - 1988) Title: Portrait of a Man Year: 1978 Medium: Oil on Canvas, signed and dated l.l. Size: 24 in. x 30 in. (60.96 cm x 76.2 cm)
Two Women by the Shore, Oil Painting by Charles Cobelle
Two Women by the Shore, Oil Painting by Charles...
Charles Cobelle
1950s Fauvist Portrait Paintings
Oil
Artist: Charles Cobelle, French (1902 - 1994) Title: Two Women by the Shore Medium: Oil on Canvas, signed Size: 36 x 24 in. (91.44 x 60.96 cm) Frame Size: 42 x 30 inches
Wanted Dead or Alive
Wanted Dead or Alive
Richard Cardiff
1940s American Realist Figurative Paintings
Oil, Illustration Board
With muted, neutral shades of browns and a stern, serious atmosphere, this oil on board painting presents a solemn picture of life, crime, and justice in the Wild West. A flinty man ...
Untitled
Untitled
Ricardo Anguia
Late 20th Century Contemporary Abstract Paintings
Acrylic
Painting itself: 27.5 in. W x 39 in. H
Impressionist Still Life Painting of Woman and Flowers
Impressionist Still Life Painting of Woman and ...
Donald S. Vogel
1970s American Impressionist Portrait Paintings
Oil
A vibrant oil painting of a woman and flowers by Texas artist Donald Vogel. Circa 1970s. Dimensions of painting itself: 9 in. W x 12 in. H Donald Vogel’s paintings reflect his inte...
Portrait of a Nude Woman
Portrait of a Nude Woman
Henri Gadbois
1960s Nude Paintings
Acrylic
Portrait of a nude woman. Acrylic on paper, pasted onto canvas. Gold frame. Dimensions of drawing: 8.5 in. H x 6 in. W
Mrs Franks
Mrs Franks
Edwin Greenman
20th Century Realist Figurative Paintings
Oil
A stunning portrait entitled verso "Mrs Franks" by the British artist Edwin (Ted) Greenman 1909-2003. A hugely talented portrait painter who was a member of the Royal Society of Brit...
The Gypsy Le Gitan
Marcel Dyf
20th Century Impressionist Figurative Paintings
Oil
A wonderful impressionist painting of a Gypsy boy by the French artist Marcel Dyf. Oil on canvas. The painting is unframed, we have just included an image of it showing it framed to ...
Portrait de Madame Henry dans son intérieur
Henri Lebasque
1920s Post-Impressionist Figurative Paintings
Oil
Portrait of Madame Henri by Henri LeBasque (1865-1937). Provenance : directly from the artist by the family of the actual owner. A certificate by Madame Denise Bazetoux will be give...
Mimi
ESTHER SEYMOUR STEVENSON
1950s Impressionist Figurative Paintings
Oil, Panel
ESTHER SEYMOUR STEVENSON "MIMI" OIL ON PANEL, SIGNED, TITLED AMERICAN, WORKED IN PARIS 20 X 16 INCHES Esther Seymour Stevenson 19th-20th Century Stevenson was an American pain...
IN THE SUN
Fletcher Martin
1960s Contemporary Portrait Paintings
Masonite, Oil, Acrylic
Hand signed on front by the artist. Original acrylic and oil on masonite painting. Framed. Artwork is in excellent condition. Certificate of authenticity included. All reasonable ...
The Sophisticate
Alexander Rosenfeld
1930s Art Deco Portrait Paintings
Oil
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 settl...
Portrait of Sonia, Oil Painting by Jan De Ruth ...
Jan De Ruth
1950s American Impressionist Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Artist: Jan De Ruth, Czech (1922 - 1991) Title: Portrait of Sonia Berg Year: circa 1950 Medium: Oil on Canvas, signed l.l. Size: 24 in. x 20 in. (60.96 cm x 50.8 cm) Frame Size: 33 x...
Red Chair, Oil Painting by Jan De Ruth 1964
Jan De Ruth
1960s Abstract Impressionist Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Artist: Jan De Ruth, Czech (1922 - 1991) Title: Red Chair Year: 1964 Medium: Oil on Canvas, signed l.l. Size: 36 in. x 24 in. (91.44 cm x 60.96 cm) Frame Size: 44 x 32 inches
19th Century American School Portrait
Unknown
Early 1900s Impressionist Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
19th Century American School portrait of a young woman. Oil on canvas, circa 1900. Housed in a period giltwood frame. Image size, 15"L x 18"H, overall 23"L x 27"H.
Spanish Tavern
Dean Cornwell
1920s Post-Impressionist Figurative Paintings
Oil
There is no one alive that can paint and draw like Dean Cornwell. How can that be? They do not train artist the way they did. Dean Cornwell in his day was as famous as Normal Rock...
The Cardinals Quartet, Very Large Oil Painting ...
D. Hawkins
20th Century Victorian Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil
The Cardinals Quartet by D. Hawkins, British 20th century signed lower corner oil painting on canvas, framed framed size: 38 x 48 inches provenance: private collection, England Exc...
"Breakfast" oil cm. 70 x 68 1958
Nadezhda VOROBIEVA
1950s Realist Figurative Paintings
Oil, Wood Panel
children,book,brekfast,window,russian,art NADEZHDA VOROBIEVA (Moscow, 1924 - 2011) Works by Nadezhda Vorobieva can be found in various private collections in Europe, Japan, United...
'Portrait of a Young Man' by Unknown Artist, ci...
Unknown
1950s Expressionist Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
'Portrait of a Young Man', oil on canvas (c. 1950s) by unknown artist, most likely French. It's unfortunate that this portrait was unsigned - we'll never know who created this painti...
'Seated Cubist Nude' by T.R., Modern Cubist Oil...
T.R.
Mid-20th Century Modern Nude Paintings
Oil, Board
'Seated Cubist Nude', oil on board, by artist with the initials, T.R. (circa 1940s - 1960s). One of the finest works from the 'School of Berlin' series, this breathtaking painting ma...
Jean-Gabriel Domergue (French 1889 - 1962); Ni...
Jean-Gabriel Domergue
20th Century Nude Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Domergue was born on March 4, 1889 in Bordeaux and studied at the École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts. From the 1920s onward he concentrated on portraits, and claimed to be “th...
Queen Elizabeth 1, Huge English Portrait Oil Pa...
E. Moore
20th Century Old Masters Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Queen Elizabeth, I of England and Ireland (1533-1603) English School, signed and dated by E. Moore, 1971 oil painting on canvas, framed framed size: 51 x 45 inches provenance: priva...
Clown Boy from Paris, Oil Painting by Felix Fel...
Felix Felmart
1960s Modern Portrait Paintings
Oil
Artist: Felix Felmart, Spanish XXth Title: Clown Boy from Paris Year: 1964 Medium: Oil on Canvas, signed l.l. Size: 28 x 20 in. (71.12 x 50.8 cm) Frame Size: 36 x 28 inches
Luigi Corbellini, 'Portrait of Boy in Feathered...
Luigi Corbellini
1930s Expressionist Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
'Portrait of Boy in Feathered Cap' by Luigi Corbellini (circa 1930s). An endearing depiction of an enchanting young boy dressed in his smart clothing. Perhaps the slightly bemused ex...
Prism Inspired Abstract Surrealist Huge Oil Pai...
Anthony John Gray
1970s Surrealist Abstract Paintings
Oil
Prism Inspired Abstract Surrealist Oil Painting, Signed by Anthony John Gray Signed by the artist on the lower right hand corner Oil painting on canvas, unframed Canvas size: 41 x 34...
Dappled Light Girl Reading in Flower Garden, Hu...
Unknown
Late 20th Century Impressionist Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Reading in the Garden French School, late 20th century oil painting on canvas, framed framed size: 36 x 51 inches Utterly beautiful French Impressionist oil painting on canvas, dep...
Italian Fisherman Portrait
E.Mori
1950s Portrait Paintings
%-3074 Italian Fisherman Portrait, oil on canvas applied to a board, displayed in a wood frame, signed lower left by E.Mori
Valentino as The Sheik Figurative Painting
Zanussi
1960s Abstract Paintings
5-3079 Acrylic an canvas unframed
19th Century Primitive Portrait
Unknown
1950s Portrait Paintings
5-3087 Portrait of a woman dated 1897. Done in oil and watercolor Set in a period original vintage gilt wood frame
"The Mors Dauphin raced by Joseph Salleron 1904...
Gaston Maurie
Early 1900s Impressionist Landscape Paintings
Oil, Panel
Double sided oil on panel - a painting of Mors Dauphin in the Gordon Bennett Cup on one side and a side profile of an elegant lady in a blue hat on the other - dated 1904. This paint...
Red Lady, Watercolor Painting by Charles Levier
Charles Levier
1970s Expressionist Portrait Paintings
Watercolor
Artist: Charles Levier, French (1920 - 2003) Title: Red Lady Year: circa 1970 Medium: Watercolor on paper, signed l.l. Size: 16 x 11 inches Paper Size: 25 x 19.5 in. (63.5 x 49.53 cm)
Portrait of a Woman
Mela Muter
20th Century Academic Portrait Paintings
Oil
Oil on board 70.5 x 54 cm (27 ³/₄ x 21 ¹/₄ inches) Signed lower left, Muter Inscribed on the reverse
Edith Catlin Phelps (American 1875 - 1961); Rel...
Edith Catlin Phelps
20th Century Interior Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Birth place: NYC Death place: Santa Barbara, CA Addresses: Connecticut; NYC; Providencetown, MA; Santa Barbara, CA Profession: Painter, etcher Studied: Charles Hawthorne; William...
Portrait of Artist Ethel Weiner Guttman, Oil on...
Martin Snipper
Mid-20th Century Modern Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
This mid 20th century oil on canvas portrait of artist Ethel Weiner is by San Francisco North Beach artist Martin Snipper (1914-2008). Snipper studied at the National Academy of Art...
"Arnold Scaasi and Parker Ladd" Portrait by Nor...
Norris Church Mailer
1980s Contemporary Portrait Paintings
Oil
Artist: Norris Church Mailer, American (1949 - 2010) Title: Arnold Scaasi and Parker Ladd Year: 1988 Medium: Oil on Canvas, signed and dated l.r. Size: 59.5 x 47 in. (151.13 x 119.38...
Anne Briggs (British 20th c); Lady With Hat; oi...
Anne Briggs
20th Century Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
The age of Romanticism is returning. The period of extremeliberalism in art is now spawning a strong back-to-basics movement among artists. Light, space, color and movement are what ...
Lady in Red, Framed Oil Painting by Donald Roy ...
Donald Roy Purdy
1960s Modern Portrait Paintings
Masonite, Oil
Artist: Donald Roy Purdy, American (1924 - ) Title: Lady in Red Year: circa 1962 Medium: Oil on Masonite, signed l.r. Size: 24 x 36 in. (60.96 x 91.44 cm) Frame Size: 33 x 44 inches
1920's Posing Figurative Female Painting
Ledgar
1920s Figurative Paintings
#5-3045 Posing, a 1920's oil on canvas applied to a board, signed by Ledgar,displayed in a gilt wood frame.Image size 10.5Hx 13.5 W
Reservation Indian Portrait
G.Krovac
1950s Figurative Paintings
Acrylic on board set in a vintage gilt metal frame
"Claudine With Flowers" Oil on Canvas 21 1/2 x 18
Marcel Dyf
1960s Impressionist Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Marcel Dyf was born in Paris on October 7, 1899. His birth name was actually Marcel Dreyfus. As a youth, Dyf was influenced by the Impressionist and Post-Impressionist movements o...
I See a Robin
Veon Zentner
1990s American Impressionist Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil
"I See a Robin," an oil painting of a boy in a window by Veon Zentner (American, 20th Century). Presented in a rustic wooden frame. Signed "Zentner" lower left. Titled "I See a Robin...
Petite Fille de Fleur by Etienne
Roger Etienne
1960s Impressionist Figurative Paintings
Paper, Gouache, Newsprint
Exquisitely precocious portrait of a little flower or "Petite Fille de Journal", paper girl in Paris by Roger Etienne (French, 1923-2011). Image 21"H x 16"W, Frame 29.5"H x 24"W x 3"...
"Claudine à la lecture" Oil on Canvas 21 3/4 x ...
Marcel Dyf
1970s Impressionist Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
This is one of the more rare and beautiful paintings that Marcel Dyf painted of his muse and wife, Claudine. Selling it a this price for a local client. Marcel Dyf was born in Pari...
Sergei Bongart (Russian 1918 - 1985); Portrait;...
Sergei Bongart
20th Century Portrait Paintings
Oil, Board
Sergei Bongart was a painter and educator who was born in Kiev, Ukraine. He later on settled in Santa Monica, California and painted many works in that area. He received his educatio...
Sergei Bongart (Russian 1918 - 1985); Portrait ...
Sergei Bongart
20th Century Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Sergei Bongart was a painter and educator who was born in Kiev, Ukraine. He later on settled in Santa Monica, California and painted many works in that area. He received his educatio...
Allyn Amundson (American 1934 - 1975); Portrait...
Allyn Amundson
Mid-20th Century Portrait Paintings
Paper, Oil
Oil painter; Assistant Drawing Instructor at University of Wisconsin-Madison. 1958 Wisconsin State Fair Festival of Arts 1959. Exhibitor-44th & 45th Annual WP&S Exhibition at Milwa...
PORTRAIT OF L. DOUGLAS CROWELL
ROWENA MORRILL
1970s Surrealist Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil
ROWENA MORRILL "PORTRAIT OF L. DOUGLAS CROWELL" OIL ON CANVAS AMERICAN, C.1972 32 X 24 INCHES The artist is a famous American illustrator born in 1942. She did many science fict...
Contemporary Russian Renaissance Style Oil Pain...
George Elbakidze
1990s Gothic Portrait Paintings
Oil
George Elbakidze (b. 1961) began his creative career in the 1970s. He started as a sculptor and eventually emerged as an oil painting artist in the style of port-modernism. George’s ...
Barry Ortesky, Darts That Cut Black, 1989
Barry Oretsky
Late 20th Century Photorealist Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Acrylic
A photorealist work by Canadian contemporary artist, Barry Oretsky.
The buffet, unique piece, oil paint on paper, 1978
Raymond Debieve
Late 20th Century Contemporary Portrait Paintings
Oil
Raymond Debiève (1931-2011) - Painter, ceramist and sculptor Raymond Debiève was born on 29 May 1931, just like his twin brother Michel, in a popular suburb of Maubeuge (Northern Fr...
The cloud, unique piece, oil paint on paper, 1980
Raymond Debieve
Late 20th Century Contemporary Portrait Paintings
Oil
Raymond Debiève (1931-2011) - Painter, ceramist and sculptor Raymond Debiève was born on 29 May 1931, just like his twin brother Michel, in a popular suburb of Maubeuge (Northern Fr...
portrait de femme
Lucien Joseph Fontanarosa
1960s Impressionist Portrait Paintings
Oil
Portarit of a ldy by Lucien Fontanarosa. Oil on Canvas. Fontanarosa was born in Paris in 1912 and died in paris in 1975. He was an important painter that preferered compositions with...
Beautiful Boy by Erika Whiteway
Erika Whiteway
1990s Impressionist Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Acrylic, Board, Color Pencil
Stunning acrylic and pencil figurative of a beautiful young man by California artist Erika Whiteway (American, b. 1954). Signed and dated lower right "Whiteway, 2/90". Unframed. Size...