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Period: Early 20th Century
Edwardian British Oil Circa 1900 - Portrait of a Young Lady, oval painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School Circa 1900 Title: Portrait of a lady, head and shoulders,with auburn hair and blue eyes, wearing a white satin dress, fur wrap and pearls Medium: oil...
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Early 20th Century Portrait of a Young Girl in Blue
By Charles Ezekiel Polowetski
Located in Soquel, CA
Portrait of a reclining young girl in blue by Charles Ezekiel Polowetski (Russian, 1884-1955). Signed "Polowetski" in the lower left corner. "C.E. Polowetski" and "96-5th AVE N.Y." a...
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American Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Portrait of Mary - British RA exh interior portrait oil painting Japanese urns
Located in London, GB
This absolutely charming Royal Academy exhibited British portrait oil painting is by noted portrait artist Ralph Peacock. It was painted in 1925 and exhibited at the RA that year. Th...
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Realist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Pierrot Surpris! - Impressionist Oil, Portrait by Armand Francois Henrion
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Signed impressionist oil on panel circa 1910 by French painter Armand Francois Henrion. This charming work depicts a portrait of a surprised Pierrot - a French clown - with a white p...
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Woman's Home Companion Magazine Cover
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Date: 1912 Medium: Oil on Canvas Sight Size 18.50" x 12.50", Framed 27.50" x 21.50" Signature: Signed Lower Left July 1912 Woman's Home Companion Magazine Cover
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Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

'A Disturber of the Peace', 1908
Located in Blackwater, GB
'A Disturber of the Peace', 1908 by Mary Browning - Exhibited 1908 - sales to $8,000 Large 1908 Landscape scene with three horses on a pasture, oil on canvas by Mary Browning. Rare...
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Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Reverse Glass Portrait of a Young Woman
Located in Chicago, IL
With exquisite detail and sparkling color, this portrait of a young woman is a remarkable example of reverse glass painting. Lending the finished work a subtle three-dimensional effe...
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Qing Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Glass, Paint

Grumpy Pierrot - Impressionist Oil, Portrait of Clown by Armand Francois Henrion
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Pierrot grincheux A charming oil on panel circa 1910 by French impressionist painter Armand Francois Henrion depicting a portrait of a Pierrot - a French clown - wearing white ruffle...
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Three Christian Theme Paintings - Original Oil on canvas - Early 20th century
Located in Roma, IT
Peru, colonial style, Early 20th century Oil on canvas, 47,5 x 38 cm (wooden frame) Provenance: Italian private collection.
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Modern Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

McCalls Magazine Cover
Located in Fort Washington, PA
June 1925 McCalls magazine 'To the Girls of St. Agnes Seminary' Neysa Moran McMein – later Mrs. John Baragwanath – wanted, as a girl in Quincy, Illinois, to be a musician. Al...
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Other Art Style Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Pastel, Board

Antique American Modernist Male Beach Bather Large Signed Seascape Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist beach painting by Henry Ernest Schnakenberg (1892 - 1970). Oil on canvas, circa 1930. Signed. Image size, 30L x 30H. Housed in a period arts and crafts...
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Modern Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

1930's Post-Impressionist Young Girl with her Pet Dog
By Hans Fieldler
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Young Girl with her Pet Dog By Hans Fieldler, German, 1933 Oil painting on board, framed Signed and dated '33' (1933) on the top left corner Painting size: 18 x 15 inches Endearing ...
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Antique American Ashcan School New York City Street Scene Kids Playing Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American school signed New York City street scene oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1920. Signed. Image size, 18L x 24H. Housed in a period modern frame.
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Modern Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Elegant Women - Impressionist Oil, Figures in Interior Edmond Francois Aman-Jean
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A large and stunning oil on canvas by French impressionist painter Edmond Francois Aman-Jean. The piece depicts an elegant woman in a purple dress with her assistant. Signature: Sig...
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Study of Woman
Located in Soquel, CA
Portrait of a Italian woman by American impressionist painter David Rosenthal (American, 1876-1949), c. 1900. Estate stamp on verso. Image, 11"H x 17.5"L. David Rosenthal ...
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American Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Pierrot et Monocole - Impressionist Oil, Portrait by Armand Francois Henrion
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Wonderful signed impressionist oil on panel circa 1910 by French painter Armand Francois Henrion. The work depicts a portrait of a mischievous Pierrot - a French clown - wearing whit...
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Dora, 1920s Framed Modernist Portrait of a Girl at the Seaside Oil Painting
Located in Denver, CO
Original signed vintage 1928 oil painting by Peppino Mangravite (1896-1978), "Dora" is a figure of a girl in a modernist landscape with rocks, trees and ocean/sea. Presented in a cu...
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American Modern Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Board

Top of the World, Saturday Evening Post Cover
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Canvas Signature: Signed Lower Right Sight Size 38.25" x 29.25", Framed 45" x 35" Cover of The Saturday Evening Post Magazine, June 13, 1925 Edmund Davenport was a ...
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American Modern Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait of a Girl with Doll - British Edwardian art portrait oil painting
Located in London, GB
This superb British Edwardian portrait oil painting is by noted female artist Emma Rose Mead, known as Rose Mead. This stunning painting, circa 1907 is of a young girl, sat with her ...
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Realist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil

J Walter-Kurau Portrait of a lady Figurative 1920 oil on canvas signed dated
Located in Florence, IT
The painting is signed and dated on the bottom left side: 20. Walter Kurau. Johann Walter-Kurau (also known as Jānis Valters or Johann Walter) is considered “the most mysterious top...
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique Tropical Modernist Beach Portrait Original Large Fauvist Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist tropical oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1920. No signature found. Framed. Partial exhibition label verso.
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Modern Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait of T. E. Lawrence (1888-1935), painted circa 1929
Located in Blackwater, GB
Portrait of T. E. Lawrence (1888-1935), painted circa 1929 attributed to Augustus JOHN (1878-1961) Stock Photo: 866-15382 Portrait of T.E. Lawrence as Aircraftman Shaw. Augustus Jo...
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Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Board

Portrait Of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), 19th Century
Located in Blackwater, GB
Portrait Of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), 19th Century German School Side Profile Portrait Large 19th Century portrait of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), oil on canvas. Excel...
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Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

'Prophet', Chouinard Art Institute, Biblical, Old Testament, Early Christian
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower left 'H. R. Williams' for Homer Ross Williams (American, 1901-1954), and painted circa 1925. Displayed in a substantial, incised and water-gilded frame of the period. F...
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American Realist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Demure Flapper Girl in Flowered Dress
By Edna Crompton
Located in Minneapolis, MN
A beautiful and delicately rendered oil on canvas of a pensive flapper girl in a bright flowered sun dress by the noted female artist and illustrator Edna Crompton. This was presu...
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Art Deco Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait Of A Dapple Grey/White Horse, early 20th Century
Located in Blackwater, GB
Portrait Of A Dapple Grey/White Horse, early 20th Century by Lionel ELLIS (1903-1988) Fine early 20th century portrait of a dapple grey horse in an open landscape, oil on board. G...
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Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Board

Carol Aus Portrait of a Lady In Spectacular 19th Century Frame
Located in San Francisco, CA
Carol Aus: 1878-1934 Listed artist born in Norway and lived in Chicago. She studied in Paris at Julien Academy. She painted 7 covers for the Saturday Evening Post. She was also we...
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American Realist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Horses By An Oak Tree, early 20th Century
Located in Blackwater, GB
Horses By An Oak Tree, early 20th Century by Lionel ELLIS (1903-1988) Fine early 20th century portrait of a dapple grey horse in an open landscape, oil on board. Good quality and ...
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Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Board

Good Housekeeping Magazine Cover, August 1905
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Good Housekeeping Magazine Cover Illustration, March 1905 Signed Upper Right with Initials Framed: 22" x 22" Although he worked for Collier’s magazine, The Ladies’ Home Journ...
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Other Art Style Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Gouache, Board

A Blue Eyed Lass
By Gene Pressler
Located in Minneapolis, MN
This beautifully well-preserved pastel painting is by American artist and illustrator Gene Pressler. With a rich color palette and Pressler's signature glow, this pastel features a r...
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Other Art Style Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Pastel, Illustration Board

Virgin of Kataphyge and St. John, after a Byzantine Bulgarian Icon 14th Century
Located in Segovia, ES
The Virgin of Kataphyge with Saint John the Evangelist, after a Bulgarian Byzantine icon of the 14th Century. Egg tempera and gold leaf on gesso and wood. Author: Oliver Samsinger M...
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Byzantine Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Gold Leaf

Antique American School Young Woman Finely Painted Portrait Signed Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American school portrait painting. Oil on canvas, circa 2006. Signed. Image size 16L x 20H. Housed in a giltwood frame.
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Signed French Impressionist Oil Painting Portrait of a Man seated in Library
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: French School, indistinctly signed, dated 1910 Title: Portrait of a man seated in a library room of books. Medium: signed oil painting on canvas, unframed canvas...
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

VAN BIESBROECK Jules. Woman and child. Oil sketch on cardboard.
Located in Paris, FR
Woman and child. Oil sketch on cardboard. Unsigned. This work will be recorded in the catalogue raisonné of the work of the artist currently in preparation. Jules Van Biesbroeck was...
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Portrait of Maud Ernestine (Rendel) Gladstone CBE (1865 - 1941), dated 1908
Located in Blackwater, GB
Portrait of Maud Ernestine (Rendel) Gladstone CBE (1865 - 1941), dated 1908 by Henry John HUDSON (1881-1919) 19th century portrait of Maud Ernestine (Rendel) Gladstone seated and...
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Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Study of a Hands with a Cigarette- French, early 20th century
Located in SANTA FE, NM
Study of Hands with Cigarette French, early 20th century Oil on canvas on wood panel Unsigned 6 1/2 x 9 (10 1/8 x 12 3/8 inches) A very interesting and competently executed study ...
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Realist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Wood Panel

Graceful Portrait of the Countess Carrobio Pastel on Canvas 1910 circa
Located in Rome, IT
Graceful Portrait of the Countess Carrobio with elegant white dress. Pastel on Canvas with finely carved gilt wood frame. Signed CFroschl . Carl Forsche 1848- 1934 . Austrian Painte...
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Art Nouveau Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Pastel

Portrait of the General Giovanni Memmo - Original Oil Painting - 1927
Located in Roma, IT
Portrait of the General Giovanni Memmo is an original oil painting realized by an anonymous Italian artist in 1927. The piece is in good conditions. Giovanni Memmo was an Italian d...
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Modern Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Portrait of Escamillo from Bizet's Opera Carmen
By Charles Bosseron Chambers
Located in Minneapolis, MN
This dramatic scene, framed in wonderful ornate gold gilt frame, is a large, engaging, and exceptional example of Chambers' gift for rendering topical dramatic scenes in a provocativ...
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American Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

'Self-Portrait', Paris Salon, Royal Danish Academy, Impressionist oil, Benezit
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Initialed lower left, 'J.P' for Julius Paulsen (Danish, 1860-1940) and painted circa 1910. A dramatic, early twentieth-century work by this notable Post-Impressionist painter and th...
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The Traveller, Early 20th Century Character Portrait of a Man and His Horse.
Located in Cotignac, FR
An early 20th Century oil on board character portrait of a man and his horse. The work is signed bottom right but we have yet to decipher the signature. A wonderful character rendit...
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Realist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Board

Antique American School Pensive Young Woman Finely Painted Portrait Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American school portrait painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1900. Unsigned. Image size 22L x 18H. Housed in a giltwood frame.
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait of a Sikh Boy - Anglo Indian Oil on Canvas Antique Painting
Located in Sevenoaks, GB
A very beautiful circa 1900 Anglo-Indian oil on canvas portrait of Sikh boy. Excellent quality portrait of the boy wearing a white shirt and yellow turban. Unframed, but a suitable ...
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Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

The Water Carrier
By Eugene von Blaas
Located in New Orleans, LA
Austrian painter Eugen von Blaas’ unparalleled skill for genre painting is on display in this exceptional oil entitled The Water Carrier. The work captures a young Venetian woman dur...
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Academic Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Portrait of a Little Girl, Fauvism, Post-Impressionism Artist
Located in Miami, FL
A charming and sensitive portrait of a young French girl is captured with quick action broad brush strokes. The surface texture simultaneously is composed of impasto and incised str...
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Post-Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Wood Panel

Antique American School Woman Portrait "Trying the Pearls" Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American painting of woman getting dressed with a pearl necklace. Oil on canvas, circa 1920. Unsigned. Image size 20L x 17H. Housed in a modern wood frame.
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

English early 20th century oil painting portrait of a Tabby Cat or Kitten
Located in Woodbury, CT
Wilson Hepple (1854-1937, British) was a Victorian painter who primarily painted cats, kittens, and horses. Born in Newcastle upon Tyne, he studied at the Newcastle school of art. He...
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Victorian Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Board

Graceful Portrait of the Countess Carrobio Pastel on Canvas 1910 circa
Located in Rome, IT
Graceful Portrait of the Countess Carrobio with elegant white dress. Pastel on Canvas with finely carved gilt wood frame. Signed CFroschl . Carl Forsche 1848- 1934 . Austrian Painte...
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Art Nouveau Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Pastel

Lady With White Shawl
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Biography from the niece of the artist from during his lifetime. Paintings acquired from the artist.s estate. Max Turner 1925 - 2019 Max Lamar Turner Painter, Sculptor, Teacher an...
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Modern Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

At the Mirror
Located in New Orleans, LA
the most important American Impressionists of his age. While many of his contemporaries focused on the landscape, Frieseke gained his inspiration from the figural, and in particular ...
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Pierrot smoking - French Impressionist Oil, Portrait by Armand Francois Henrion
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A delightful oil on panel circa 1900 by French impressionist painter Armand Francois Henrion depicting a portrait of a Pierrot - a French clown - wearing white ruffles and an orange ...
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Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Self Portrait with Cat - Scottish 1920's Art Deco Oil Painting female artist
Located in London, GB
A stunning original Art Deco oil painting on canvas by noted British artist Helen Margaret MacKenzie. It is very evocative of the 1920’s Art Deco period and depicts the artist in a ...
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Art Deco Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Damenbildnis (Charlotte Pechstein) (Portrait of a Lady)
Located in Palm Desert, CA
A painting by Max Pechstein. "Damenbildnis (Charlotte Pechstein)" is a modern expressionism portrait painting, oil on canvas in a colorful palette of yellows, blues, whites, and reds...
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Modern Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The Bathers
Located in London, GB
'The Bathers', oil on canvas, by Charles Kvapil (circa 1920s). The world of art has for centuries depicted bathers in one form or another. Kvapil's version, inspired by Courbet and C...
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Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Two Orientalist Subjects -Oil on Panel by A. Momo Simonetti - Early 20th Century
By Amedeo Momo Simonetti
Located in Roma, IT
Two Orientalist Subjects is an original modern artwork realized in the early 20th Century by Amedeo Momo Simonetti. Oil on Board. Includes a beautiful early 20th Century gilded woo...
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Modern Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Panel

profile face. original pencil drawing painting
Located in CORAL GABLES - MIAMI, FL
profile face. original pencil drawing painting André Derain (Chatou, June 10, 1880-Garches, September 8, 1954) was a French painter, illustrator and set designer, representative of ...
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Fauvist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Pencil

Good Housekeeping cover. Child Praying
Located in Miami, FL
The accomplished Jessie Willcox Smith studied under Thomas Eakins at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, and later, with illustrators Elizabeth Shippen Green and Violet Oakley, sh...
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American Impressionist Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Mixed Media

Blackstone Cigars
Located in New Orleans, LA
A charming relic of a bygone era, this rare oil is the work of the inimitable American illustrator, Norman Rockwell. The iconic artist’s ability to render the details and nuances of ...
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Other Art Style Early 20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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