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Michael Lemmermeyer, American 1891-1970, Impressionist Sketch of a Young Woman
By Michael Lemmermeyer
Located in Hallowell, ME
20" x 16" with estate stamp verso--also stating that this was painted for practice. Lemmermeyer painted in Florida and this was likely painted there in the 1960's.
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1960s American Impressionist Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Sketch - Original Artwork by Leo Guida - 1970s
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch is an original artwork realized in the 1970s by the Italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida. Original Ink and Watercolor drawing on paper . Good conditions. Hand-signed. Th...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Watercolor

Posing Figures Sketch - Original Lithograph by Leo Guida - 1970s
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Posing Figures Sketch is an original artwork realized in the 1970s. by the Italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017). Original drawing in black marker on ivory-colored p...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

Sketch of Cat - Original Lithograph by Helène Neveur - 1970s
Located in Roma, IT
Sketchof Cat View is an original lithographia realized by Helène Neveur in 19870s. Good conditions. Numbered. Edition, 4/75. The artwork is depicted through confident strokes in a...
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1970s Modern Animal Prints

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Lithograph

Posing Figures Sketch - Original Drawing by Leo Guida - 1970s
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Posing figures sketch is an original artwork realized in the 1970s. by the Italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017). Original drawing in black marker on ivory-colored p...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Permanent Marker

Posing Figures Sketch - Original Lithograph by Leo Guida - 1970s
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Posing figures sketch is an original Contemporary artwork realized in the 1970s. by the Italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017). Original drawing in black marker on iv...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

Figure Sketch - Original Pencil Drawing by Leo Guida - 1970s
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Figure Sketch is an original Contemporary artwork realized in the 1970s by the italian artist Leo Guida. Original Pencil Drawing on paper. Mint conditions. Leo Guida. Sensitive ...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

Sketch - Original Drawing by Leo Guida - 1970
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch is an original artwork realized in 1970 by the italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017). Original pencil drawing on ivory-colored paper. Not signed. This artwor...
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1970s Contemporary Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Sketch - Original Drawing by Leo Guida - 1970
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch is an original artwork realized in 1970 by the italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017). Original pencil drawing on ivory-colored paper. Hand-signed and dated ...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Sketch - Original Drawing by Leo Guida - 1970
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch is an original artwork realized in 1970 by the italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017). Original pencil drawing on ivory-colored paper glued on cardboard (50 x...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Posing Figures Sketch - Original Drawings by Leo Guida - 1970s
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Posing Figures Sketch is an original Contemporary artwork realized in the 1970s. by the Italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017). Original drawing in black marker on iv...
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1980s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Permanent Marker

Sketch of a tiger Korea 1970s Acrylic on Paper for an Animals Encyclopedia
Located in Milan, IT
Acrylic colors on paper depicting a tiger; it is a preparatory sketch commissioned for an animals encyclopedia for children, created and signed by a Korean artist in the 1970s. Very ...
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Vintage 1970s Korean Drawings

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Paper

Sketch of a hind Korea 1970s Acrylic on Paper for an Animals Encyclopedia
Located in Milan, IT
Acrylic colors on paper depicting a hind; it is a preparatory sketch commissioned for an animals encyclopedia for children, created and signed by a Korean artist in the 1970s. Very g...
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Vintage 1970s Korean Drawings

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Paper

Sketch of a Pony Korea 1970s Acrylic on Paper for an Animals Encyclopedia
Located in Milan, IT
Acrylic colors on paper depicting Scottish pony; it is a preparatory sketch commissioned for an animals encyclopedia for children, created and signed by a Korean artist in the 1970s....
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Vintage 1970s Korean Drawings

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Paper

Sketch of a jay Korea 1970s Acrylic on Paper for an Animals Encyclopedia
Located in Milan, IT
Acrylic colors on paper depicting a jay; it is a preparatory sketch commissioned for an animals encyclopedia for children, created and signed by a Korean artist in the 1970s. Very go...
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Vintage 1970s Korean Drawings

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Paper

Sketch of a weasel Korea 1970s Acrylic on Paper for an Animals Encyclopedia
Located in Milan, IT
Acrylic colors on paper depicting a weasel attacked by a snake; it is a preparatory sketch commissioned for an animals encyclopedia for children, created and signed by a Korean artis...
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Vintage 1970s Korean Drawings

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Paper

Sketch of a monkey Korea 1970s Acrylic on Paper for an Animals Encyclopedia
Located in Milan, IT
Acrylic colors on paper depicting a monkey; it is a preparatory sketch commissioned for an animals encyclopedia for children, created and signed by a Korean artist in the 1970s. Very...
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Vintage 1970s Korean Drawings

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Paper

Sketch of four macaques Korea 1970s Acrylic on Paper for an Animals Encyclopedia
Located in Milan, IT
Acrylic colors on paper depicting four macaques on a branch; it is a preparatory sketch commissioned for an animals encyclopedia for children, created and signed by a Korean artist i...
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Vintage 1970s Korean Drawings

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Paper

Sketch of two herons Korea 1970s Acrylic on paper for an Animals Encyclopedia
Located in Milan, IT
Acrylic colors on paper depicting two herons; it is a preparatory sketch commissioned for an animals encyclopedia for children, created and signed by a Korean artist in the 1970s. Ve...
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Vintage 1970s Korean Drawings

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Paper

Karl Lagerfeld Original Sketch Croquis For Chloe Mini Dress 1970
By Chloe, Karl Lagerfeld
Located in Berlin, DE
An original drawing by Karl Lagerfeld for french fashion house of Chloe, printemps / ete 1970. Sketch in pens and pencils in colours of an beautifully detailed short dress and name ...
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1970s Other

Sketch of two gibbons Korea 1970s Acrylic on Paper for an Animals Encyclopedia
Located in Milan, IT
Acrylic colors on paper depicting two gibbons; it is a preparatory sketch commissioned for an animals encyclopedia for children, created and signed by a Korean artist in the 1970s. V...
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Vintage 1970s Korean Drawings

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Paper

Maurice Feild Two Original Vintage Sketchbooks with Than 240 Sketches, 1970s
Located in Jersey, GB
• Two sketchbooks from artist Maurice Feild • Featuring more than 240 pages of sketches and notes from the 1970s This is a pair of sketchbooks belonging to the artist Maurice F...
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Vintage 1980s Books

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Paper

Sketch for Mad Magazine Cover
By Norman Mingo
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Date: 1977 Medium: Graphite on Paper Dimensions: 19.5" x 13.5"
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1970s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Graphite

Portrait Sketch of Man with a Cane
Located in Houston, TX
Gorgeous and detailed portrait sketch of a man in a suit with a cane by artist C. Hallam in 1975.
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1970s Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

sketch for bocaccio original watercolor painting
By Pere Pruna y Ocerans
Located in CORAL GABLES - MIAMI, FL
Pere Pruna Ocerans (Barcelona, ​​1904-1977) was a Catalan painter and illustrator of figurative style. In 1920, with only 17 years and hardly any academic training, he traveled to ...
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1970s Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Watercolor

Gouache Fashion Sketch - Paris Street Fashion
Located in Houston, TX
French gouache fashion sketch of a casual day outfit, circa 1980. Original artwork on paper displayed on a white mat with a gold border. Archival plastic sleeve and Certificate of ...
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1970s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Gouache, Paper

Sketch After Vincent Self Portrait No. 3
By Wes Olmsted
Located in Buffalo, NY
An original watercolor painting by Westley "Wes" Olmsted. This work is currently featured in the exhibition Man of Extremes at Benjaman Gallery in Buffalo, NY. Westley G. Olmsted ...
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1970s Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal, Paper

Sketch - Original Drawing by Leo Guida - 1971
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch is an original artwork realized in 1971 by the italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017). Original pencil drawing on ivory-colored paper glued on cardboard (50 x...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Pencil

Sketch - Original Drawing by Leo Guida - 1971
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch is an original artwork realized in 1971 by the italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017) Original pencil drawing on ivory-colored paper. Hand-signed and dated o...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Pencil

Sketch - Original Drawing by Leo Guida - 1971
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch is an original artwork realized in 1971 by the italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017). Original pencil drawing on ivory-colored paper, glued on cardboard (50 ...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Sketch - Original Drawing by Leo Guida - 1972
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch is an original artwork realized in 1972 by the italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017). Original pencil drawing on ivory-colored paper. Hand-signed and dated ...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Prints

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Ink, Watercolor

Sketch India Ink by Alfredo Chiappori - 1977
By Alfredo Chiappori
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch is an original china ink drawing realized by Alfredo Chiappori (1/9/1977). The artwork is in very good conditions on a white cardboard. Alfredo Chiappori (Lecco 1943) is an ...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink

Sketch - Original China Ink Drawing by Alfredo Chiappori - 1977
By Alfredo Chiappori
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch is an original drawing in china ink on cardboard realized by Alfredo Chiappori (1/9/1977). The artwork is in very good conditions on a white cardboard, on the back there is t...
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1970s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink

"Prince" a Modernist Fantasy Dog Bronze Sculpture with Sketch by J. J. Kearns
By James Joseph Kearns
Located in Philadelphia, PA
"Prince" a bronze sculpture of a grotesque fantasy dog by James Joseph Kearns accompanied by its original sketch and hand written note from the artist. It is signed and...
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Vintage 1970s American Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

Disney Vintage Animators and Voice Actors Autographs and Sketches in Book
Located in Jersey, GB
- Signed first edition copy of Walt Disney's America book - Autographs of 12 Disney animators and voice actors, including four of the legendary "Nine Old Men" - Additional draw...
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Vintage 1970s Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Sketch for the album cover of Vivaldi - Lithograph on Paper - Mid 1900
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch for the album cover of Vivaldi is a beautiful artwork realized by an artist of the 20th century. Lithograph. In very good condition except for some colored stains on the back...
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1970s Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

1979 Italian Design Drawing Sketch for a Desk Light Project by Luciano Mattioli
By Luciano Mattioli
Located in New York, NY
Dated mid-20th century industrial hand drawing, highly collectible Italian modern Product Design for a lacquer yellow desk light project, realized without ruler in pastels and gouach...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Drawings

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Paper, Paint, Crayon

1979 Italian Design Drawing/Sketch for a Modern Green Desk Light by Mattioli
By Luciano Mattioli
Located in New York, NY
Dated mid-20th century industrial hand drawing by designer Luciano Mattioli. Highly collectible vintage Italian Product Design for a desk light project, realized without a ruler, in ...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Drawings

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Paper, Paint, Crayon

Sketch for World Map from the Peace Portfolio, Silkscreen by Oyvind Fahlstrom
By Oyvind Fahlstrom
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Oyvind Fahlstrom, Swedish (1928 - 1976) Title: Sketch for World Map from the Peace Portfolio Year: 1972 Medium: Silkscreen, signed and numbered in pencil Edition: 150 Size: ...
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1970s Pop Art Figurative Prints

Materials

Screen

Tool Drypoint: Wrench by Jim Dine, black and white tool still life sketch
By Jim Dine
Located in New York, NY
Jim Dine drew the plate for this image in the same period as his “Thirty Bones of My Body” 1972 portfolio of drypoint tool images. Crisbrook paper (30 x 22 in. / 76.2 x 56 cm.) and p...
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1970s Modern Figurative Prints

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Drypoint

Drypoint: Hand saw by Jim Dine, black and white tool still life sketch
By Jim Dine
Located in New York, NY
Jim Dine drew the plate for this image in the same period as his “Thirty Bones of My Body” 1972 portfolio of drypoint tool images. Crisbrook paper (30 x 22 in. / 76.2 x 56 cm.) and p...
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1970s Modern Figurative Prints

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Drypoint

Tool Drypoint: Paintbrush by Jim Dine, black and white tool still life sketch
By Jim Dine
Located in New York, NY
Jim Dine drew the plate for this image in the same period as his “Thirty Bones of My Body” 1972 portfolio of drypoint tool images. Crisbrook paper (30 x 22 in. / 76.2 x 56 cm.) and p...
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1970s Modern Figurative Prints

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Drypoint

Tool Drypoint: Bottle opener by Jim Dine, black and white tool still life sketch
By Jim Dine
Located in New York, NY
Jim Dine drew the plate for this image in the same period as his “Thirty Bones of My Body” 1972 portfolio of drypoint tool images. Crisbrook paper (30 x 22 in. / 76.2 x 56 cm.) and p...
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1970s Modern Figurative Prints

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Drypoint

Tool drypoint: Weed puller by Jim Dine, black and white tool still life sketch
By Jim Dine
Located in New York, NY
Jim Dine drew the plate for this image in the same period as his “Thirty Bones of My Body” 1972 portfolio of drypoint tool images. Crisbrook paper (30 x 22 in. / 76.2 x 56 cm.) and p...
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1970s Modern Figurative Prints

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Drypoint

Nude Sketches
Located in Encinitas, CA
Striking Pair of Framed Nude Studio Sketches by unknown artist. Purchased in New York in the 1990s. One of the sketches is signed and dated 10/17/78. New studio framing. Sold as a pa...
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Vintage 1970s American Drawings

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Lead

  • Nude Sketches
  • Nude Sketches
  • Nude Sketches
  • Nude Sketches
H 28.5 in. W 23.5 in. D 2 in.
Sketch for Cactus
By Athos Zacharias
Located in East Hampton, NY
By the 1970s as Abstract Expressionism played out, Zacharias, who was De Kooning's first gallery assistant, began to be influenced by both p op and minimalism. Pop artists like Warho...
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1970s Pop Art Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Vintage Interior Designer Sketch, "Dormitorio Ninas"
Located in Perpignan, FR
Vintage interior designer work of a bourgeois home made for a Spanish client in the 1970s. Drawing and watercolor techniques on thick paper. Overall good condition, some stains.
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Vintage 1970s Spanish Mid-Century Modern Drawings

Vintage Haute Couture Christian Dior Fashion Sketch
By Christian Dior
Located in New York, NY
Vintage haute couture fashion sketch from Christian Dior whilst under creative direction of designer Marc Bohan, who acted as creative director at the Dior house from 1960 to 1989. S...
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Vintage 1970s French Modern Decorative Art

Vintage Haute Couture Christian Dior Fashion Sketch
By Christian Dior
Located in New York, NY
Vintage haute couture fashion sketch from Christian Dior whilst under creative direction of designer Marc Bohan, who acted as creative director at the Dior house from 1960-1989. Some...
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Vintage 1970s French Modern Decorative Art

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Fabric, Gouache, Paper

Vintage Haute Couture Christian Dior Fashion Sketch
By Christian Dior
Located in New York, NY
Vintage haute couture fashion sketch from Christian Dior whilst under creative direction of designer Marc Bohan, who acted as creative director at the Dior house from 1960-1989. Some...
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Vintage 1970s French Modern Drawings

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Fabric, Gouache, Paper

Vintage Haute Couture Christian Dior Fashion Sketch
By Christian Dior
Located in New York, NY
Vintage haute couture fashion sketch from Christian Dior whilst under creative direction of designer Marc Bohan, who acted as creative director at the Dior house from 1960 to 1989. S...
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Vintage 1970s French Modern Decorative Art

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Paper, Fabric, Gouache

Vintage Haute Couture Christian Dior Fashion Sketch
By Christian Dior
Located in New York, NY
Vintage haute couture fashion sketch from Christian Dior whilst under creative direction of designer Marc Bohan, who acted as creative director at the Dior house from 1960-1989. Some...
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Vintage 1970s French Modern Decorative Art

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Fabric, Gouache, Paper

Original sketch for the Expo74 US 10 c stamp “Preserve the Environment”; pen on
By Peter Max
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Peter Max is a German-born American artist best known for his iconic art style in the 1960s. Following his success with a line of art clocks for General Electric, Max’s art was licen...
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1970s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pen

René Gruau, Sketch Bal du Moulin Rouge
Located in Encino, CA
René Gruau Original gouache on paper depicting Watusi in Frénésie at The Bal du Moulin rouge. Non signed on the front, signed on the back and titled " Moulin rouge XVIII " circa 1...
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Vintage 1970s European Paintings

Materials

Paper

  • René Gruau, Sketch Bal du Moulin Rouge
  • René Gruau, Sketch Bal du Moulin Rouge
  • René Gruau, Sketch Bal du Moulin Rouge
  • René Gruau, Sketch Bal du Moulin Rouge
H 17 in. W 12.75 in. D 0.1 in.
Construction Sketch
By Sorel Etrog
Located in Toronto, Ontario
Sorel Etrog's "Painted Constructions" from the late 1950's is one of the most important series that the sculptor created. In the 1970's while working in France, he revisited these f...
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1970s Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Ink

Karl Lagerfeld Original Sketch Croquis For Chloe Mini Dress 1970
By Chloe, Karl Lagerfeld
Located in Berlin, DE
An original drawing by Karl Lagerfeld for french fashion house of Chloe, printemps / ete 1970. Sketch in pens and pencils in colours of an beautifully detailed short dress and name ...
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1970s Other

SKETCH...FROM CASTS
By Jasper Johns
Located in Toronto, Ontario
One of the most important artists of the 20th century, Jasper Johns (b.1930) is known for singular vision as a painter and printmaker, using both loaded and banal symbols in his crea...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Sketch Made in Korea in the 1970s Acrylic on Paper for an Animals Encyclopedia
Located in Milan, IT
Acrylic colors on paper depicting a tiger; it is a preparatory sketch commissioned for an animals encyclopedia for children, created and signed by a Korean artist in the 1970s. Very ...
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Vintage 1970s Korean Drawings

Materials

Paper

Harold Town "Tapestry Sketch"
By Harold Town
Located in Toronto, Ontario
Harold Town (1924-1990) is renowned in Canada for his prolific, versatile and dynamic body of work. He was one of the founders of the Painters Eleven group, an early adopter and cha...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Fashion Sketch - Paris Street Fashion
Located in Houston, TX
Vintage gouache fashion sketch of a casual and layered cold weather outfit, circa 1970. Original one-of-a-kind artwork on paper displayed on a white mat with a gold border. Mat fits...
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1970s Figurative Paintings

Materials

Paper, Gouache

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