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Colorado Hills 1940
Colorado Hills 1940
Wilfred A. Readio
1940s American Impressionist Landscape Paintings
Masonite, Oil
Colorado Hills by Wilfred A. Readio (American, 1895-1961). Signed lower right "Wm. Readio." Unframed. Edge wear to Masonite. 19.75"H x 24"W. Wilfred Readio (born 1895) was a noted ...
Riviera (the French playground of the rich and famous; Gatsby like feel.
Riviera (the French playground of the rich and ...
Frank Marin
1940s Modern Landscape Prints
Etching
British artist Frank Martin (1921-2005) created this color etching in an edition of 50 circa 1948 called Riviera. Two stylish young women lounge under Palm Trees along the seawall o...
Little Harbour
Little Harbour
Hiroshi Yoshida
1940s Showa Landscape Prints
Mulberry Paper, Color
Original handmade Japanese woodblock print. "Little Harbour". View of moored boats framed by a large and ancient pine tree. Provenance: Purchased directly from the Yoshida Family, th...
Tansui (Dansui, China)
Tansui (Dansui, China)
Hiroshi Yoshida
1940s Showa Landscape Prints
Mulberry Paper, Color
Original handmade Japanese woodblock print. Danshui, in China. This was painted in during Yoshida’s third trip to China in the 1940s. Provenance: Yoshida Family.Provenance: Purchased...
New Years Greeting Vintage Floral 1945 Serigraph Silkscreen Print WPA Artist
New Years Greeting Vintage Floral 1945 Serigrap...
Hyman J. Warsager
1940s American Modern Still-life Prints
Lithograph, Screen
A vase of flowers. greetings for the new year. Plate signed as issued. Hyman Joseph Warsager, born New York City 1909, dies 1974 in the Bronx. He studied at the Hartford Art School,...
For the Love of Barbara Allen (Young girl enters room with two women by stove)
For the Love of Barbara Allen (Young girl enter...
John Stockton De Martelly
1940s American Modern Figurative Prints
Lithograph
John de Martely's image, "for the Love of Barbara Allen" is in the collection of the National Gallery, the Fine Art Museum of San Francisco and Yale University. No other old English...
Raoul Dufy - French Campagne - Original Etching
Raoul Dufy - French Campagne - Original Etching
Raoul Dufy
1940s Modern Portrait Prints
Etching
Raoul Dufy - French Campagne - Original Etching Dimensions: 13 x 10". Edition of 200 1940 Edition Les Bibliophiles du Palais, Paris Raoul Dufy Born in 1877, the French painter Raoul...
Raoul Dufy - French Dinner - Original Etching
Raoul Dufy - French Dinner - Original Etching
Raoul Dufy
1940s Modern Portrait Prints
Etching
Raoul Dufy - French Dinner - Original Etching Dimensions: 13 x 10". Edition of 200 1940 Edition Les Bibliophiles du Palais, Paris Raoul Dufy Born in 1877, the French painter Raoul D...
Covered Bridge (Vermont)
Covered Bridge (Vermont)
Victoria Hutson Huntley
1940s American Modern Landscape Prints
Lithograph
One of Vermont's iconic covered bridges is depicted in this 1946 lithograph. Originally from New Jersey, Victoria Hudson Huntley grew up in the New York area and studied at the New ...
Dick Powell Dunking a Doughnut Fine Art Print
Dick Powell Dunking a Doughnut Fine Art Print
Unknown
1940s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This awesome candid capture features Dick Powell smiling at the breakfast table, dunking his doughnut. Dick Powell was an American singer, actor, film producer, film director, and s...
"Vermont Landscape"
"Vermont Landscape"
Gershon Benjamin
1940s Modern Landscape Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Gershon Benjamin (1899 - 1985) An American Modernist of portraits, landscapes, still lives, and the urban scene, Gershon Benjamin sustained an active career for over seven decades....
"Gladioli in Clay Pot"
"Gladioli in Clay Pot"
Gershon Benjamin
1940s Modern Still-life Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Gershon Benjamin (1899 - 1985) An American Modernist of portraits, landscapes, still lives, and the urban scene, Gershon Benjamin sustained an active career for over seven decades....
"Green Hat"
Gershon Benjamin
1940s Modern Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Gershon Benjamin (1899 - 1985) An American Modernist of portraits, landscapes, still lives, and the urban scene, Gershon Benjamin sustained an active career for over seven decades....
Original Vintage World War Two Patriotic Motiva...
Unknown
1940s More Prints
Paper
Original vintage World War Two propaganda poster issued by the United States Office of War Information to encourage all Americans to serve their country on the home front as well as ...
"Skiing Near Holy Hill," original silkscreen la...
Schomer Lichtner
1940s American Modern Landscape Prints
Screen
"Skiing Near Holy Hill" is an original silkscreen print by Schomer Lichtner. The artist initials are lower right, and the title is along the lower edge. This print depicts people ski...
Original Vintage Soviet Poster Long Live Our Mo...
V Livanova
1940s More Prints
Paper
Original vintage Soviet propaganda poster celebrating the 800th anniversary of Moscow 1147-1947: Long Live Our Moscow - Our Glory, Our Pride! Great design featuring colourful images ...
Ice Skaters on Paper using the Sgraffito Scratc...
Unknown
1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings
Paper, Acrylic
This 1945 sgraffito on paper is signed by artist T.H on the lower left on the piece (created using an acrylic paint and a scratching method to create lines). Signed and dated lower ...
Untitled (Still Life with Flowers)
John Edward Thompson
1940s American Modern Interior Paintings
Oil, Canvas
An original modernist still life oil painting by John E. Thompson. Presented in a custom frame, outer dimensions measure 38 ¾ x 29 ¾ x 2 inches. Image size is 34 ¼ x 25 inches. Pro...
Piccadilly - Post War London - British Impressi...
Frank Waddington
1940s Impressionist Landscape Paintings
Oil
A original oil on canvas/board which was painted and depicts post war London in 1946. Painted by Frank Waddington, it is a busy city view of Piccadilly. Finely painted, this work is ...
IKAT sewing work antique
Unknown
1940s Academic Mixed Media
Cotton
priceless ageless horse symbolic sewn narrative papa new guinea
Portrait of Tracy Boy in Red Shirt
Jean Calogero
1940s Expressionist Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Portrait of a Boy in a red shirt. Fun painting of a surrealistic girl with a fair in the background. Jean Calogero was an Italian artist who was born in Catania, Sicily on August 20,...
Western Slope
Martyl Suzanne Schweig Langsdorf
1940s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Gouache
"Western Slope" 1940 Gouache on Paper Signed and Dated Titled Verso Image Size: 7 3/4 x 15 in Framed Size: approx. 19 x 23 inches A plein-air landscape painter in styles of both re...
Watercolor Landscape - Majestic Oak with Countr...
Karl Teodor
1940s Landscape Paintings
Watercolor, Paper
Rustically charming watercolor on brown paper of an impressive oak tree by German artist Karl Teodor, 1943. Unsigned. Original vintage one-of-a-kind artwork on paper displayed on a ...
Watercolor Landscape - Waterfall with Mountains...
Karl Teodor
1940s Impressionist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor, Paper
Impressionistic style watercolor of a cascading waterfall framed by tree branches heavy with greenery by artist Karl Teodor, 1943. Unsigned. Original vintage one-of-a-kind artwork o...
Untitled (Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn)
Irving Penn (b.1917)
1940s Modern Photography
Photographic Paper, Silver Gelatin
Irving Penn Title: Untitled (Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn) Medium: Glossy, fibre based paper Date: New York, circa 1949 Dimensions: 11 x 14 inches Considered one of the most influential p...
English lady in a horse drawn buggy trotting th...
Lionel Edwards
1940s Victorian Figurative Paintings
Oil
Lionel Edwards was one of the leading English sporting artists of the first half of the 20thC. He was not only well known for portraying many well known hunts which were published as...
Sanary-sur-Mer - Irish Impressionist oil painti...
Ronald Ossory Dunlop
1940s Impressionist Landscape Paintings
Oil
An original mid 20th century marine landscape which depicts a boating marina at Sanary-sur-Mer circa 1930. Painted in an impressionist palette by famous Irish listed artist Ronald Os...
Still Life with Fruits and Flowers
Nicolai Cikovsky
1940s Modern Still-life Paintings
Oil
Oil on canvas by Nicolai Cikovsky a Modernist Artist. Cikovsky was born and educated in Russia during the period of cultural and political upheaval preceding and following the Russia...
The Palladian Bridge at Prior Park
Jeremiah Goodman
1940s Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor, Illustration Board
Study of the Palladian bridge, built in 1755, at Prior Park outside of Bath, England from Jeremiah's sketchbook. Jeremiah would often stay with his friend, the artist William Bankie...
Conversation with Motherwell
Robert McIntosh
1940s Abstract Figurative Paintings
Oil
Presenting a just discovered magnificent oil painting by American artist Robert McIntosh (1916-2002.) Conversation with Motherwell, Is a tribute to American artist Robert Motherwell...
"York: The Gateway to History," original Britis...
E.H. Spencer
1940s Figurative Prints
Lithograph
"York: The Gateway to History" is an original lithograph poster by E.H. Spencer. This poster is a guide to the city from the Information Centre Public Library to advertise the Britis...
"Barbisio, Dog & Hat," original lithograph post...
Giovanni Mingozzi
1940s Animal Prints
Lithograph
"Barbisio (Dog & Hat)" is an original color lithograph poster by Giovanni Mingozzi. It features a white dog surrounded by a red aura and a black & white hat. This poster is an advert...
"Sculptural Objects," original color lithograph...
Henry Moore
1940s Surrealist Abstract Prints
Lithograph
"Sculptural Objects" is an original color lithograph by Henry Moore. The artist signed the piece lower right. This is from an edition of 3,000. It features abstract, biomorphic figur...
Original Vintage Travel Poster For Martha's Vin...
Ben Nason
1940s More Prints
Paper
Original vintage travel poster for Martha's Vineyard published by The New Haven Railroad featuring a bold illustration of a figurehead in front of a shoreline with colourful houses, ...
Corn Harvest
Joseph Vorst
1940s American Realist Landscape Prints
Lithograph
Joseph Vorst (American 1897-1947) "Corn Harvest" 1940 Lithograph Signed and Dated Lower Right Numbered Lower Left 23/30 German-born Joseph Vorst came from Essen (born June 19, 1897)...
Ozark Cabin
Joseph Vorst
1940s American Realist Figurative Prints
Lithograph
Joseph Vorst (American, 1897-1947) "Ozark Cabin" c. 1940s Lithograph Signed Lower Right German-born Joseph Vorst came from Essen (born June 19, 1897). His teacher was the leading Ge...
Flow
Rudolf Von Huhn
1940s Modern Mixed Media
Mixed Media
Born in San Francisco, California in 1884, painter and printmaker Rudolf Von Huhn studied and earned a degree in engineering in Germany and didn’t devote himself full-time to his art...
Buddy Poppies
Earl Francis Hofmann
1940s Realist Figurative Paintings
Oil, Board
Painter, sculptor and educator, Earl Francis Hofmann was a major part of the Baltimore art scene of the mid-20th century. Hofmann was born in 1928 in Baltimore, Maryland. He starte...
Bouquet de Fleurs dans un Vas - 1940s - André D...
André Derain
1940s Modern Still-life Prints
Woodcut
Bouquet de Fleurs dans un Vas is an original artwork realized by André Derain in 1945. Xilograph on paper. Hand-signed in pencil by the artist on the lower right margin; numbered in ...
Dick Powell Smoking Fine Art Print
Unknown
1940s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This stunning black and white studio portrait features Dick Powell lighting a cigarette to make for a truly captivating image. Dick Powell was an American singer, actor, film produc...
Dorothy Lamour Classical Portrait Fine Art Print
Unknown
1940s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This stunning black and white studio glamour portrait features a splendid image of Dorothy Lamour smiling at the camera for her performance on the "Sealtest Variety Show". Dorothy L...
Eleanor Roosevelt Smiling Outdoors Fine Art Print
Unknown
1940s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This vintage black and white capture features Eleanor Roosevelt in a stunning outdoors portrait. Eleanor Roosevelt was an American political figure, diplomat and activist. She serve...
Gene Kelly Going My Way Fine Art Print
Bill Kobrin
1940s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This black and white closeup features Gene Kelly candid and looking away while on set of the film "Going My Way". Gene Kelly was an American dancer, actor of film, stage, and televi...
Teapot and Apples La théière et les pommes
Georges Braque
1940s Still-life Prints
GEORGES BRAQUE 1882-1963 Argenteuil-sur-Seine, 1882-1963 Paris (French) Title: Teapot and Apples La théière et les pommes, 1946 Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Litho...
Odalisque II, New York, 1943
Horst P. Horst
1940s Contemporary Color Photography
Archival Pigment
Signature:signed and certified by the estate of the artist Provenance: Horst Estate
Original Signed Letter by André Masson - 1940s ...
André Masson
1940s Futurist More Art
Paper
L.A.S. (Lettre Autographe Signée) Autograph Letter Signed by A. Masson to N. Jacometti. Paris, 22nd November 1949. One page. 27 x 20.9 cm. In 8°. In French. Perfect condition, with u...
Le Loup
Henri Matisse
1940s Expressionist Animal Prints
Pochoir printed in colours. From: Jazz, Plate VI. From the book edition of 270. Printed on Arches paper by Edmond Vairel, Paris. Published by Teriade, Paris.
Le Cow-boy
Henri Matisse
1940s Expressionist Figurative Prints
Pochoir printed in colours. From: Jazz, Plate XIV. From the book edition of 270. Printed on Arches paper by Edmond Vairel. Published by Teriade, Paris.
Le Lagon
Henri Matisse
1940s Expressionist Abstract Prints
Pochoir printed in colours. From: Jazz, Plate XVII. From the book edition of 270. Printed on Arches paper by Edmond Vairel. Published by Teriade, Paris.
Labourage à la brunie - 1940s - Jacques Villon ...
Jacques Villon
1940s Modern Landscape Prints
Paper
Hand signed. Original drawing. Image Dimensions : 15.5 x 16 cm
Canticle : Double sheet (3 pages) Manuscript wi...
Henri Matisse
1940s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Ink
Henri MATISSE Canticle Important manuscript enterely handwritten in blue ink Illustrated with drawings (shiny sky, faces...) Signed with the initials of Matisse Three pages on two s...
Tin-Roof House
Jeremiah Goodman
1940s Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor, Illustration Board
Jeremiah traveled to Port-au-Prince in Haiti in 1947 and made several sketches of local life. Framed 21.25" x 16 3/8". Signed "Jeremiah" and inscribed "Haiti 47"
Leaving Paris, from the Exodus Series
Louis Icart
1940s Post-Impressionist Landscape Paintings
Canvas, Oil
, oil on canvas, signed lower left "Louis Icart", from the Exodus Series 1940 Louis Icart was born in Toulouse, France and moved to Paris, which he adored, in 1907 where he focused...
From "Buffon" - Le Singe
Pablo Picasso
1940s Modern Figurative Prints
Etching
Not Hand Signed. Not Numbered. Edition of 225 pieces. Etching - aquatint. Catalogue Bloch n.339. Passepartout included.
American Impressionist Woodstock NY Genre View,...
Peggy Dodds
1940s Impressionist Animal Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Impressionist genre view by Peggy Dodds (1900 - 1987). Oil on canvas, circa 1940. Signed lower left. Displayed in a giltwood impressionist frame. Image size, 24"L x 30"H, overal...
Untitled
Willem de Kooning
1940s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Gouache
A painting by Willem De Kooning. This Untitled, abstract, gouache on paper is executed in bright greens, yellows, red and black on a neutral ground by Post War AbEx artist Willem De ...
Promenade des Anglais Nice
Andre Gardini
1940s Landscape Paintings
#5-3042 La Promenade des Anglais Nice France,circa 1940's oil on masonite displayed in a gilt wood frame, signed lower right by Andre Gardini.Image size 8.25 H x 10.25 W
Cubist Marcel Burtin 'Composition' 1942 Paris O...
Marcel Burtin
1940s Cubist Abstract Paintings
Canvas, Paint, Oil
Marcel Burtin (1902 - 1979) Composition, 1942, Paris, Oil on Canvas, signed upper right, dated on the verse with indication of site; SIZE: cm. 46 x 65 x 2 - SIZE WITH FRAME: cm. 63 ...
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