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Period: 1940s
"End of the Tracks, Johnstown, Pennsylvania," Henry Gasser, American Scene
Located in Larchmont, NY
Henry Martin Gasser (1909 - 1981) End of the Tracks, Johnstown, Pennsylvania Watercolor and gouache on paper Sight 10 1/4 x 14 3/8 inches Signed lower left Provenance: Estate of Edm...
Category

American Realist 1940s Art

Materials

Paper, Watercolor, Gouache

Halleluja, A story
Located in New York, NY
Initially read as archaic and simple, Halleluja is a complex celebratory spring painting full of color, imagination, and humor and combines many elements seen throughout her later ca...
Category

American Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Antique American Modernist Framed Abstract Beach Fruit Still Life Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist still life oil painting. Oil on board, circa 1940. Signed. Image size 8L x 6H. Housed in a period giltwood frame.
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Whitby Abbey Ruins Landscape
Located in Soquel, CA
Striking and atmospheric painting of Whitby Abbey ruins by Marguerite Louis Blasingame (American; 1906-1947), circa 1940-45. Marguerite and her husband Frank Blasingame were two of f...
Category

Symbolist 1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

The Calf by Orovida Pissarro - Etching
Located in London, GB
The Calf by Orovida Pissarro (1893-1968) Watercolour, hand-coloured over an etching 17.5 x 23.2 cm (6 ⅞ x 9 ⅛ inches) Signed, titled and dated 1949 Provenance Private collection, E...
Category

Post-Impressionist 1940s Art

Materials

Watercolor, Etching

Vintage American Mid Century Modern Abstract Expressionist Cloud Study Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modern abstract oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1960. Unsigned. Image size, 48L x 36H. Unframed.
Category

Abstract 1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

1943 Martin "Marauder" USA UK attack bomber plane identification poster WW2
Located in London, GB
To see our other original vintage warbird aeroplane posters, photographs and paintings, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this Seller" 1943...
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Lithograph

Elevated Train Bridge In NYC
Located in Minneapolis, MN
From an east coast estate auction, Grapefruit Moon Gallery is delighted to have acquired a previously unseen collection of American Impressionist oil paintings dating to the 1940s an...
Category

1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Shop in Kensington Church Street, London - 1940s British Oil by John Cole
Located in London, GB
JOHN COLE (1903-1975) The Doll’s House, Kensington Church Street Signed l.l. Oil on canvas 41 by 51 cm., 16 by 20 in. (frame size 56 by 66 cm., 22 by 26 in.) Exhibited: London...
Category

Realist 1940s Art

Materials

Oil

1940's American WPA Modernist New York City Watercolor Painting Subway Riders
Located in Surfside, FL
The Subway, (fauvist painting of NYC scene) 1940's. image is 8 X 9.5 inches. Hand signed lower right Provenance: Greenwich Gallery (Greenwich CT) Samuel Grunvald was a Hungarian b...
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Watercolor

A l’Intérieur de la Vue - Rare Book Illustrated by Max Ernst - 1948
Located in Roma, IT
A l’Intérieur de la Vue is an original modern rare book written by Paul Éluard (Saint-Denis, 1895 – Charenton-le-Pont, 1952) and illustrated by Max Ernst (1891 - 1976) in 1948. Orig...
Category

Surrealist 1940s Art

Materials

Paper, Mixed Media

Antique American Female Modernist Sunset Valley Signed Landscape Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist landscape oil painting by Sandra Lerner. Oil on canvas, circa 1940. Signed. Displayed in a period modern frame. Image, 20"L x 16"H.
Category

Abstract 1940s Art

Materials

Oil, Gouache

The Queen , 1947, by French Transgender Artist JM Poulain
Located in Paris, FR
By French famous Transgender artist, Michel Marie Poulain (Born Paris December 5, 1906. Died 1991) this rare oil on canvas it represents the Queen and her child in a style of som...
Category

Feminist 1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

IN CONSTRUCTION
Located in Portland, ME
Helfond, Riva (American, 1910-2002). IN CONSTRUCTION. Color lithograph, 1941. Edition of 35, signed in ink, titled, dated and numbered 21/35 in pencil, with full margins. 16 7/8in x ...
Category

1940s Art

Materials

Screen

Henri Matisse (After) - Lithograph - Flowers
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
after Henri MATISSE (1869-1954) Lithograph Signed in the plate Vélin Paper Dimensions: 32 x 24 cm (12 x 9") This lithograph is one of a rare edition made during the Second World War ...
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Lithograph

Pillar Point Fishing Dock, Half Moon Bay - Mid Century Landscape
By William Winthrop Ward
Located in Soquel, CA
Beautifully detailed mid-century coastal landscape of Pillar Point Fishing Dock near Half Moon Bay, California by William Winthrop Ward (American, 1901-1985). Signed lower left: "W. ...
Category

American Impressionist 1940s Art

Materials

Linen, Oil

The Nuturing
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Jean Dominique Van Caulert, (1897-1979), although most often associated with his celebrity portraits and works for the theater, he was also a true symbolist in the tradition of the B...
Category

1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Gianni Vagnetti Lady in Red Portrait Painting 20 century oil panel,
Located in Florence, IT
The painting is a portrait of an unknown lady, here depicted with a with an absorbed look. The intense red lipstick, matching with the the dress-allusion to fire and passion-creates ...
Category

Other Art Style 1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"There is No Love," Saturday Evening Post Magazine Illustration
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Canvas The oil on canvas illustration is bearing a Saturday Evening Post label verso, used to illustrate the short story There Is No Love, in the October 18th, 1941 i...
Category

1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Untitled
Located in Lawrence, NY
Gouache on paper Never afraid of trying new styles, curious and opinionated, constantly engaged with the world around him, Rolph Scarlett more than once proved to be at the artistic...
Category

Surrealist 1940s Art

Materials

Gouache

Demolition in the Plaza del Toro
By Reynold Weidenaar
Located in Palm Springs, CA
From the artists series of sketches in Mexico, showing a Cathedral and dramatic cloudscape in the background, and a destroyed plaza in the foreground. In 1944 he received a Guggenh...
Category

American Realist 1940s Art

Materials

Mezzotint

Mid Century Davenport, California Landscape
Located in Soquel, CA
Wonderful mid-century naive painting of Davenport, California homes on the edge of the coast by an unknown artist (American, 20th Century). Signed and dated "Sibyl '47" lower right c...
Category

American Impressionist 1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Autumn Forest - Mid Century Abstracted Fauvist Landscape
Located in Soquel, CA
Gorgeous mid century fauvist watercolor landscape with lush, vivid trees and distant houses by Emily Shotwell Goeller-Wood (American, 1887-1965). Presented in a rustic giltwood frame...
Category

Fauvist 1940s Art

Materials

Watercolor, Paper

Two Figures Due figure - Italian Art, Drawing, 20th Century
Located in London, GB
MARIO SIRONI 1885-1961 Sassari, Italy, 1885-1961 Milan, Italy (Italian) Title: Two Figures Due figure, 1940/45 Technique: Hand Signed Pencil and Crayon Drawing on Wove Paper laid ...
Category

1940s Art

Materials

Crayon, Pencil

Original WW2 Poster Join QARANC – Queen Alexandra’s Royal Army Nursing Corps
Located in London, GB
To see our other original vintage public information posters, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this Seller" - or send us a message if you ca...
Category

Realist 1940s Art

Materials

Lithograph

UNTITLED PORTRAIT (Self Portrait?)
Located in Portland, ME
Browne, Byron (American, 1907-1961). UNTITLED PORTRAIT (Self Portrait?). watercolor and pencil, 1942. Signed and dated, lower right. 14 x 11 inches. Matted to 20 x 16 inches In e...
Category

1940s Art

Materials

Watercolor

Modernist Mexican Artist "Porters Garden" Abstract Expressionist Oil Painting
By Ernesto Linares
Located in Surfside, FL
Genre: Modern Subject: Abstract Medium: Oil Surface: Board Dimensions: 16" x 19 3/4" x 1/4" Dimensions w/Frame: 19 1/4" x 23 1/4" Ernesto Linares Early Mexican Modernist Abstract E...
Category

Abstract Expressionist 1940s Art

Materials

Oil, Board

"Rushelle in the Garden"
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Jim’s of Lambertville is proud to offer this artwork by: Gershon Benjamin (1899 - 1985) An American Modernist of portraits, landscapes, still lives, and the urban scene, Gershon ...
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Masonite, Oil

Trapezist - Original Pencil Drawing by E. Berman - Mid 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Trapezists is a beautiful original pencil drawing on Universal watermarked paper, realized at the middle of XX century by the Surrealist artist, Eugène Berman. Monogrammed "E. B." i...
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Pencil

Quetzal, from Brunidor Portfolio Number 1
Located in Chatsworth, CA
This piece is an original lithograph in colors on wove paper created by Wilfredo Lam in 1947. Wifredo Lam, was a Cuban artist who sought to portray and revive the enduring Afro-Cuba...
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Lithograph

Portrait of Edward Weston
By Beaumont Newhall
Located in Dallas, TX
Edition of 125 Signed and dated in pencil on verso. Photograph is from The New Mexico Portfolio published in 1976 by the Center of the Eye Photography Collaborative. Gelatin silve...
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Silver Gelatin

"The Clever Sister.", Story Illustration for Woman's Home Companion
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Date: December, 1946 Medium: Gouache and Graphite on Board Dimensions: 17.50" x 26.75" Signature: Unsigned "The Clever Sister." Illustration for the first part of the story of the s...
Category

1940s Art

Materials

Gouache, Board, Graphite

Original Vintage Poster Become A Nurse Your Country Needs You WWII Uncle Sam USA
Located in London, GB
Original vintage World War Two volunteer recruitment poster - become a Nurse Your Country Needs You - featuring a patriotic design showing a young lady in a blue nurse's uniform look...
Category

1940s Art

Materials

Paper

1944 UK poster: Great Britain's War Effort (Taxation) - World War II propaganda
Located in London, GB
To see our other original vintage propaganda posters, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this Seller" - or send us a message if you cannot fin...
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Lithograph

Putting on the Coat (front)
Located in New York, NY
Isabel Bishop (1902-1988), Putting on the Coat, etching, 1943, signed in pencil lower right and titled (Putting on Coat (front)) lower left margins. Reference: Teller 31. In excellen...
Category

American Realist 1940s Art

Materials

Etching

American Junior Red Cross, Poster Illustration
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Canvas Approximate Date: 1943 Dimensions: 35.00 x 22.00" Signature: Signed Lower Left American Junior Red Cross, Poster Illustration
Category

1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

1942 Royal Air Force Bristol Beaufighter aeroplane recognition poster World War
Located in London, GB
To see our other original vintage propaganda posters, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this Seller" - or send us a message if you cannot fin...
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Lithograph

Great Dane
Located in Florham Park, NJ
Diana Thorne’s Dogs: An Album of Drawings. Diana Thorne. Julian Messner, Inc. New York, 1944. 24 Drawings in Lithography. “In drawing them,” she writes, “I have tried to ma...
Category

American Realist 1940s Art

Materials

Lithograph

Disconnected
By Weston Taylor
Located in Minneapolis, MN
A dazzling original 1942 pastel on illustration board by Weston Taylor, commissioned by the C. Moss Calendar company for a pin up calendar titled "Disconnected." This is a classic ar...
Category

Art Deco 1940s Art

Materials

Illustration Board, Pastel

Mountains in the Valais / Wallis , Switzerland
Located in Meinisberg, CH
Marcella Grundig (Swiss, * 21.6.1899 La Chaux-de-Fonds, † 19.11.1986 Bern) Oil on artist board, ca. 58 x 46 cm Signed bottom left Verso Exhibition label : VI. Schweizerische Austell...
Category

Naturalistic 1940s Art

Materials

Oil, Cardboard

Kerry Lee 'Cambridge' Original Vintage Poster pictorial map University
Located in London, GB
To see our other original vintage travel posters, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this seller" - or send us a message if you cannot find th...
Category

Realist 1940s Art

Materials

Lithograph

untitled (Maine Autumn Landscape across the narrows from Mt. Desert)
Located in Fairlawn, OH
untitled (Maine Autumn Landscape across the narrows from Mt. Desert) Watercolor, 1945-1955 Signed by the artist lower left in pencil (see photo) Provenance: Estate of the artist Cond...
Category

American Impressionist 1940s Art

Materials

Watercolor

Dance Marathon
Located in Brooklyn, NY
From a vintage photograph c.1940 This image can be printed to any custom size.
Category

Naturalistic 1940s Art

Materials

Archival Pigment

Careless Talk Costs Lives 'Fougasse' IV Army Corps Edition World War 2 Poster
Located in London, GB
To see our other original vintage propaganda posters, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this Seller" - or send us a message if you cannot fin...
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Lithograph

Weegee "Distortion: Stripes"
Located in Toronto, Ontario
Innovative, provocative, inimitable - these are just a few of the words to describe America's boldest photographer. Arthur Fellig, better known as Weegee (1899-1968) was a ground-b...
Category

American Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Silver Gelatin

Mid Century Lake Tahoe Mountain Overlook Landscape
By Norman Gainsborough
Located in Soquel, CA
Mid-century landscape of an expansive Lake Tahoe overlook, a gorgeous scenic view with Bald Eagle sculptures by Norman Gainsborough (American, 20th Century), 1947. Signed and dated l...
Category

Realist 1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Large American Modernist New York City Skyline Abstract Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist painting of New York City. Oil on canvas, circa 1947. Signed. Image size 34L x 20H. Housed in a period modern frame.
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Portrait of Freda the Springer Spaniel - British animal oil painting dog art
Located in London, GB
This beautiful British portrait oil painting of a dog is by noted female animal artist Florence Mabel Hollams. Painted in 1943 the painting is of Freda, a black and white Springer Sp...
Category

Realist 1940s Art

Materials

Oil

Forest, American Modernist Abstract Landscape Painting by Female Artist
Located in Doylestown, PA
"Forest" is a 29 x 36 inches, oil on canvas painting by American modernist, female artist Peter Miller. The work is painted in a vibrant color palette. The work is estate stamped on ...
Category

American Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Crowned Head, American Modernist Figurative Abstract Painting by Female Artist
Located in Doylestown, PA
"Crowned Head" is a 35 x 20 inches, oil on canvas painting by American modernist, female artist Peter Miller. The work is painted in a muted, earth tone color palette. The work is si...
Category

Abstract 1940s Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Hiding to Look
Located in Fairlawn, OH
Hiding to Look Oil; on board, 1944 Signed "de Diego" and dated 1944 lower right. (see photo) Provenance: Estate of the Artist By descent to the artist's daughter Kiriki Metzo Exhibi...
Category

American Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Oil

The Birth of Summer - British figurative 1941 art oil painting female artist
Located in London, GB
This stunning British figurative oil painting is by noted female artist Noel Laura Nisbet. Whilst studying at the Royal College of Art she was the winner of the Princess of Wales’ Sc...
Category

Realist 1940s Art

Materials

Oil

Street Cock Fight Animal Painting by E.Walker
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
5-3749a Oil on canvas of a street cock fight by E.Walker Set in a simple black wood frame
Category

1940s Art

Materials

Oil

WW2 Oxford Wings for Victory Original Vintage Poster Design Gouache World War 2
Located in London, GB
To see our other Home Front British World War 2 posters scroll down to 'view all from this seller' and search for propaganda. Anonymous Oxford Wings for Victory 56x38cm 62x44cm in...
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Gouache

“Gloucester Docks”
By Caroline Bell
Located in Southampton, NY
Beautiful oil on fiberboard painting of fishing boats at the docks of Gloucester by the well known North Fork Long Island artist Caroline M. Bell. Circa 1945. Signed lower left by th...
Category

Post-Impressionist 1940s Art

Materials

Oil, Fiberboard

Pleasure - Linocut on Paper by Jean Barbe / Mino Maccari - 1945
Located in Roma, IT
Pleasure is a beautiful black and white linocut on ivory-colored paper, realized in 1945 by Mino Maccari. Hand-signed "Jean Barbe" and numbered in pencil on lower margin. Edition of...
Category

1940s Art

Materials

Linocut

The Trip to Mexico - Original Pen Drawing by Eugène Berman - 1947
Located in Roma, IT
The Trip to Mexico is an original drawing in pen on paper, realized in 1947 by Russian scenographer Eugène Berman, Monogrammed and dated at the bottom: E.B. In good condition excep...
Category

Modern 1940s Art

Materials

Paper, Pen

Mystery Signed Impressionist Street Scene
Located in San Francisco, CA
Bit of a mystery piece. Very well painted in impressionist style oil on wood board. It is signed lower left F something? It could either be an American or European street scene, it i...
Category

Impressionist 1940s Art

Materials

Oil

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