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1970's Very Large French Modernist Abstract Oil Painting Moon Surface Figures
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: French School, signed and dated 1970's verso Title: Abstract figures on a moon like surface Medium: oil painting on board, unframed. board: 30 x 33.5 inches Prov...
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20th Century Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Oil

ENORMOUS ORIGINAL 1970'S FRENCH MODERNIST ABSTRACT PAINTING - HEAD SKULL
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist: Claude Lagouche (French 1943-2020) Claude Lagouche was born January 2, 1943 in Naves, died January 16, 2020. He quickly gained recognition for his talent and his work, exh...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil

HUGE ORIGINAL 1970'S FRENCH ABSTRACT MODERNIST PAINTING - SURREALIST NUDE
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist: Claude Lagouche (French 1943-2020) Claude Lagouche was born January 2, 1943 in Naves, died January 16, 2020. He quickly gained recognition for his talent and his work, exh...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil

Mexican large abstract oil painting 1970s by Leopoldo Flores modernist design
Located in Norwich, GB
A large and impressive abstract oil on canvas by noted Mexican artist Leopoldo Flores. It is intemporal and yet to me also perfectly embodies the 1970s, when it was painted. It would...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Visiting the Sick, Modernist Israeli Oil Painting
By Avraham Ofek
Located in Surfside, FL
Genre: Avant-Garde Subject: Figures Medium: Oil Surface: Canvas Country: Israel Dimensions: 13.25" x 16.25" Dimensions w/Frame: 21.5" x 24.5" Avraham Ofek (August 14, 1935 – Januar...
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1970s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Racing Yachts Flotilla at Sea, Signed 1970's French Modernist Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: French School, signed and dated 1972 Title: Racing Yachts at Sea Medium: oil painting on board, framed Size: framed: 18 x 21 inches board: 15 x 18 ...
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20th Century Modern Landscape Paintings

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Oil

French Modernist 1970's Oil Painting Two Nude Females Beautiful Original Work
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Nudes French School, circa 1970's oil painting on board, framed measures: 25.5 x 16 inches provenance: private French collection Beautiful French oil painting depicting two female ...
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Late 20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Vintage American Modernist Portrait Abstract Original Signed Painting
By Barry Johnson
Located in Buffalo, NY
American school abstract painting. Oil on board circa 1990.
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Board, Acrylic

Modernist American Judaica Painting Rabbis in Conversation
By Ervin B. Nussbaum
Located in Surfside, FL
In this painting, Nussbaum portrays Rabbi in lively conversation outside the synagogue in a sketch-like manner without focusing on any specific details. The vibrant colors used in th...
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1970s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor, Gouache

Sennedem, Abstract Italian Modernist Oil Painting in Brass Frame
By Ezio Gribaudo
Located in Surfside, FL
36X30 framed, 31X26.5 unframed. Ezio Gribaudo was born in Turin on January 10, 1929. He trained at the Accademia di Brera, Milan (1949–52), and attended the Faculty of Architecture ...
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1970s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Brass

Vintage American Modernist Fauvist Landscape Oklahoma Lake Signed Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist abstract landscape painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1970. Signed. Image size 24L x 18H. Housed in a period modern frame.
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1970s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Modernist Red and White Painting by Lilly Florida 1970's
By Lilly Florida
Located in Atlanta, GA
Modernist Red and White Painting, by Lilly Florida, American, signed and dated on verso, 1978.
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Vintage 1970s American Paintings

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Canvas, Acrylic

Modernist American Judaica Painting Purim, Dancing on Haman
By Ervin B. Nussbaum
Located in Surfside, FL
In this painting, Nussbaum portrays a joyful holiday celebration of the megillah reading in the synagogue in a sketch-like manner without focusing on any specific details. The vibran...
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1970s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Gouache

Paisaje de la Rioja Argentinian Modernist Concretist Cubist Oil Painting
By Julio Barragan
Located in Surfside, FL
Julio Barragán (1928–2011) was an Argentine painter of the Concretist and Cubist schools. Life and work Barragán was born in Buenos Aires. He began studying art at age 12, creatin...
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1970s Cubist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Guatemalan Latin American Oil Painting Modernist Porch Scene
By Rolando Aguilar
Located in Surfside, FL
Rolando Aguilar was born in the year 1957. He studied at the Municipal School of Plastic Arts of Quetzaltenango. He has presented personal exhibitions and participated in more than 5...
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1970s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Modernist Artist Gustavo Martinez Fancy Rooster Oil Painting Signed 1970s Mexico
By Gustavo Martinez
Located in National City, CA
Vintage Mexican Modernist oil on canvas painting signed modernist artist Gustavo Martinez, Mexico circa 1970s. Gustavo Martinez Palos is a Mexican painter born in Guadalajara on Ap...
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Vintage 1970s Mexican Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Canvas, Wood, Paint

French Argentine Modernist 74.47 Abstract Expressionist Painting
By Sergio de Castro
Located in Surfside, FL
Sergio de Castro (15 September 1922 – 31 December 2012) was a French-Argentinian Sergio de Castro was born in Argentina, in an aristocratic family of Spanish origins (Galicia and th...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Oil

American Modernist Abstract Portrait Dancer Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1970. Unsigned. Image size, 30L x 40H. Framing available.
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1970s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

French Argentine Modernist 74.46 Abstract Expressionist Painting
By Sergio de Castro
Located in Surfside, FL
Sergio de Castro (15 September 1922 – 31 December 2012) was a French-Argentinian Sergio de Castro was born in Argentina, in an aristocratic family of Spanish origins (Galicia and th...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Oil

Modernist Abstract Painting of Women's Millinery, Signed Beverly Crook, D. 1970s
Located in Peabody, MA
A festive abstract composition of women’s hats, acrylic on canvas in period frame, signed on reverse, Beverly Crook, and dated 1970,
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Paint

Vintage American Modernist Abstract Original Signed Painting Red Orange
By Barry Johnson
Located in Buffalo, NY
American school abstract painting. Oil on board circa 1990.
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Acrylic, Board

Modernist Oil Painting 1940s, Judaica Hasidic Rabbi in Jerusalem
By Emanuel Glicenstein Romano
Located in Surfside, FL
Genre: Portrait Subject: Landscape Medium: Oil Surface: Board Country: United States EMANUEL ROMANO Rome, Italy, b. 1897, d. 1984 Emanuel Glicenstein Romano was born in Rome, Septem...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

Antique American School Modernist Abstract Cityscape Signed Original Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist cityscape oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1970. Signed. Displayed in a giltwood frame. Image, 20"L x 16"H.
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1970s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Watercolor, Gouache

Modernist Houses, Vintage 1970s Geometric Urban Landscape, Pacific Grove CA
By Diane Baldwin
Located in Soquel, CA
Modernist Houses, Vintage 1970s Geometric Urban Landscape, Pacific Grove CA A modern and bold geometric urban landscape by Diane Baldwin (American, 20th Century). This vintage c.197...
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1970s Cubist Landscape Paintings

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Masonite, Oil

Vintage American Female Modernist Abstract Expressionist Exhibited Oil Painting
By Alice Makara
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist abstract oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1970. Signed. Displayed in a period frame.
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1970s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Modernist Nude Oil Painting
Located in Seattle, WA
Moody yet brightly colored and starkly shadowy nude portrait of a woman of exceptional quality and unusual style.
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Vintage 1970s American Paintings

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Canvas

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H 30 in. W 20 in. D 41336 in.
Modernist American Judaica Painting Jewish Men Outside Synagogue Eastern Parkway
By Ervin B. Nussbaum
Located in Surfside, FL
In this painting, Nussbaum portrays a joyful holiday celebration of the megillah reading in the synagogue in a sketch-like manner without focusing on any specific details. The vibran...
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1970s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Gouache

Judaica Modernist Oil Painting 'Know Thyself' Israeli Kibbutz Pioneer, Prophet
By Mortimer Borne
Located in Surfside, FL
Mortimer Borne, Printmaker, painter, sculptor, and educator was born in Rypin, Poland in 1902 and emigrated to the US in 1916. He studied at the National Academy of Design, The Art ...
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1970s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Autumn Wind, Large American Modernist Oil Painting Woman with Flowers
By Doris Turner
Located in Surfside, FL
Nice American Modernist Oil Painting. with old label verso. not dated but estimating it to the 70s. Not sure which Doris turner this is. reminiscent to many of the French artists sho...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Sun Temple, Post Industrial Art, Large Modernist Colorful Oil Painting
By Jo Gundry
Located in Surfside, FL
Studied with Erik Laubscher and Claude Bouscharain in Paris during WWII occupation. Ateliers in Lausanne Switzerland. Modernist Futuristic Design. Jo Gundry: Galerie Maurice Bridel, ...
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1970s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

LARGE1970'S FRENCH MODERNIST OIL - PORTRAIT OF A YOUNG MAN
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist: French School, circa 1970's Title: Portrait of a Young Man Medium: oil painting, on coarse textured canvas. Size: painting: 28.5 x 23.5 inches Provenance: pri...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Jerusalem Modernist Landscape Oil Painting Israeli Bezalel Artist, Judaica Art
By Ivan Schwebel
Located in Surfside, FL
Ivan Schwebel, Israeli American (1932-2011) Oil on canvas. Painting of Winter Landscape. Signed Schwebel, 1985. Sight- L-27" x W-31.5", Frame- L-28.5" x W-32". Ivan Schwebel, Paint...
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1970s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique American Modernist Abstract Mid Century Cityscape Oil Painting Signed
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American school modernist cityscape oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1971. Signed. Displayed in a wood frame. Image, 24"L x 18"H.
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1970s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Military Man Portrait Figurative Abstract Oil Painting American Modernist Artist
By Dean Richardson
Located in Surfside, FL
Oil on board, 1978. It depicts an abstracted portrait of a military man in an army uniform with medals. It is signed by the artist verso. Dimensions: sight size-22 inches tall X 19...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

Modernist Shaped Canvas Painting in Manner of Frank Stella, circa 1970s
By Kenneth Noland, Frank Stella
Located in Peabody, MA
Shaped canvas painting in the manner of Frank Stella or Kenneth Noland circa 1970s.
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Canvas, Paint

Modernist Sculpture
By Michael William Eggleston
Located in Soquel, CA
A fun modernists watercolor of a sculpture by San Francisco artist Michael William Eggleston (American, 20th century). Signed and dated "Michael Eggleston" "73" lower right corner. F...
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1970s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Acrylic

Vintage American Modernist Pop Art Bulldog Animal Portrait Signed Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist animal portrait painting by Jerry Farnsworth. Oil on canvas, circa 1970. Signed. Image size 20L x 16H. Housed in a period modern frame.
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1970s Modern Animal Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Large American Modernist Watercolor Painting Irises Bernard Chaet Expressionist
By Bernard Chaet
Located in Surfside, FL
Hand signed Irises (purple and yellow flowers) 30 X 37 framed. 20.5 X 26.5 sheet without frame. Bernard Chaet (born 1924, Boston, MA - 2012) was an American artist; Chaet is known f...
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1970s American Modern Still-life Paintings

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Watercolor, Gouache, Archival Paper

35th Anniversary , American Modernist and Southwestern Painting by Female Artist
Located in Doylestown, PA
The Anniversary painting is a 35 x 44 inches, oil on canvas painting by American modernist, female artist Peter Miller. The work is painted in a vibrant color palette, a signature of...
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1970s American Modern Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Large American Modernist Watercolor Painting Leeks Bernard Chaet Expressionist
By Bernard Chaet
Located in Surfside, FL
Hand signed and dated leeks on a kitchen table 31.5 X 39.5 framed. 21 X 28.5 sheet without frame. Bernard Chaet (born 1924, Boston, MA - 2012) was an American artist; Chaet is known...
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1970s American Modern Still-life Paintings

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Watercolor, Gouache, Archival Paper

Modernist Blue & Yellow Abstract
By Grady McDonald
Located in Soquel, CA
Beautiful oil abstract titled "Coming Out" by Grady McDonald (American, 1938-1980). Signed lower right, titled and dated 1974 on verso. Unframed. Image, 50”H x 44”W. Grady McDona...
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1970s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Modernist Lighthouse II
By Costello
Located in Soquel, CA
Vibrant modernist oil painting of an abstract lighthouse by Costello (American, 20th Century), circa 1970. Purchased as part of collection. Signed and dated on verso. Unframed. Image...
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1970s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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H 28 in. W 36 in. D 1 in.
Large Colorado Modernist Oil Painting Wharf Street Plein Air New Orleans Street
By Joellyn Duesberry
Located in Surfside, FL
Joellyn T Duesberry Wall on Wharf Street, #513, New Orleans, LA 1976. Oil on linen Dimensions: (Frame) H 50.5" x W 66.5". sight size 50 x 66" Joellyn Toler Duesberry (1944 – 2016) ...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Linen

Large 1970's French Modernist Signed Oil Beautiful Still Life Fruit & Colors
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: Robert Sales, French second half 20th century, signed Title: Still Life Medium: oil painting on canvas, unframed Size: painting: 28.75 x 23.75 inches Provenance: ...
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Mid-20th Century Interior Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

1978 E. Beal Abstract Modernist Architectural Oil Painting
Located in Miami, FL
1978 E. Beal Abstract Modernist Architectural oil painting Offered for sale is an abstract modernist oil painting depicting architectural structure. The painting is brightly color...
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Vintage 1970s North American Paintings

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Linen, Wood, Paint

Details about LARGE 1970'S FRENCH MODERNIST SIGNED OIL - BRIGHT & COLORFUL INT
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: French School, signed lower left, circa 1970's Title: The Interior. Medium: oil painting, on canvas, framed. Size: frame: 25 x 41inches painting: 23.5 x...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Impressionist Interior Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Large French Colorist Modernist Oil Reclining Nude on Red Sofa. 1970's Oil
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: French School, circa 1970's Title: Reclining Nude Model on a Red Sofa within an interior setting Medium: oil painting on canvas, unframed Size: painting: 19.75 x ...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Nude Paintings

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Oil

HUGE 1970'S FRENCH MODERNIST SIGNED OIL - BRIGHT & COLORFUL STILL LIFE FLOWERS
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: L. Franck, French signed lower right, circa 1970's Title: Still Life of Flowers. Beautiful bursts of color and vibrant energetic brushwork. Medium: oil painting, on...
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Late 20th Century Modern Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

'Study of a Young Woman', Framed Modernist Oil
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
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...
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1970s Modern Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Board

Knud Nedergaard Modernist Landscape, Oil on Canvas, 1970s
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Knud Nedergaard modernist landscape. Oil on canvas. Signed KN. 1970s. Measures: 90 cm. x 70 cm. The frame measures 10 cm. In very good condition.
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Vintage 1970s Danish Scandinavian Modern Paintings

Monumental Modernist Architectural Oil Painting on Canvas, Nancy Wolf
By Nancy Whorf
Located in Buffalo, NY
Amazing, large modernist oil painting on canvas hand executed by Nancy Wolf. Depicting almost abstract perspective view of large modernist building, landscape /concourse and people, ...
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Vintage 1970s American Folk Art Paintings

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Canvas, Paint

Nils-göran Brunner, Oil on Board, Modernist Composition, 1970
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Nils-Göran Brunner (1923-1986). Swedish painter. Oil on board. Modernist composition. Dated 1970. Signed. In excellent condition. The canvas measures: 19.5 x 18 cm.
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Vintage 1970s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Paintings

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Other

'Portrait of Pasta', Italian Modernist gouache study of a Maltese
By Vittorio Pisani
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, 'Pisani' for Vittorio Pisani (Italian, born 1916) and dated 1975; additionally titled 'Pasta'. An elegantly framed and character-filled, study of a Maltese captu...
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1970s Impressionist Animal Paintings

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Gouache, Paper

'Venetian Capriccio', Gondolas, Basilica of St. Mark, Campanile, Modernist Oil
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower left 'Girard' (French, 20th Century) and painted, circa 1965, in the style of Bernard Buffet. (N.B. Additional signature detail photographed under 365nm ultraviolet lig...
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1970s Post-Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Modernist Blue Nude in Profile - Figurative Abstract
By Allie William Skelton
Located in Soquel, CA
Bold and expressive oil portrait of a modernist nude figure in blue seated in profile with bright yellow flowers by Allie William “Bill” Skelton (American, 1942-1986). Signed and dat...
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1970s Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

'Weavers of San Juan', Large Modernist Figural by California Woman Artist
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower left, 'Eleanor Elsocht' (American, 1910-2001), titled, verso, 'Weavers of San Juan' and painted circa 1975. Additionally signed verso. Framed dimensions: 36 H x 1.5 D x ...
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1970s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Acrylic

Modernist Nude Figures, Oil on Canvas, Circa 1977
By Alysanne McGaffey
Located in San Francisco, CA
This circa 1977 oil on canvas figurative scene in warm tones painted with oil on canvas is by Bay Area artist Alysanne McGaffey (1931-2018). Born in Seattle, McGaffey moved to San F...
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1970s American Modern Nude Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Modernist Expressionist Abstract Acrylic Painting Pink Textured Canvas Wall Art
Located in National City, CA
Art Modernist expressionist abstract painting pink textured canvas wall art Textured acrylic paint No signature Measures: 30 H x 50 W x .88 D Original preowned vintage unrestore...
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Vintage 1970s Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Canvas, Acrylic

'Apples and Cherry Blossoms', Modernist Still Life
By Sally Mack
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right "Sally Mack" (American, 20th century) and painted circa 1975. Painted on Arches paper. A vibrant, Post-Impressionist still-life showing branches of cherry-blossom...
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1970s Post-Impressionist Still-life Paintings

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Gouache, Paper

Loose Modernist Figure Late 1970s Ink
By Jack Freeman
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1970s Modernist ink on paper nude drawing is by San Francisco painter Jack Freeman (1938-2014). Freeman studied at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, landscape and figure drawi...
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1970s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink

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