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Bruce Robbins Large Diptyque Painting "Jerusalem" 1981
By Bruce Robbins
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
mixed medium (wood, acrylic paint etc) sculptural piece. 3D Sculpture/painting piece Bruce Robbins, shows at Marlborough Gallery in New York City. born in Philadelphia, graduated fro...
Vintage "Le Geste Immobile" Abstract Oil Painting c.1981
Located in San Francisco, CA
Vintage "Le Geste Immobile" Abstract Oil Painting c.1981 Remarkable hard edge abstract painting in greens Original oil on paper over board Dimensions 21.25" wide x 28.75" high Th...
Category

Late 20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Oil, Paper

Working Man, Large Oil Painting by Thornton Willis 1981
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Thornton Willis, American (1936 - ) Title: Working Man Year: 1981 Medium: Acrylic on Canvas, signed and titled verso Size: 84 x 94 in. (213.36 x 238.76 cm) The Wedge Paintin...
Category

1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Vintage Russian Family Farm Scene Oil Painting on Canvas 1981
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3943 Vintage family farm scene Image size 15.5x19.5"
Category

1980s Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

1981 Abstract Oil Painting Bold Colorful American Modernist Gregory Amenoff
By Gregory Amenoff
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Gregory Amenoff (Contemporary American abstract painter, b. 1948), No Relief, 1981, oil paint, mixed media on paper, pencil signed, titled, and dated 8/81 (August 1981). image 19 x ...
Category

1980s American Modern Abstract Paintings

Materials

Mixed Media, Oil, Paper

Dan Christensen "Blush", 1981
By Dan Christensen
Located in Toronto, Ontario
Dan Christensen (1942-2007) is widely recognized as one of America’s foremost color abstractionists. Over the course his lengthy career, Christensen was devoted to exploring and expa...
Category

1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

"Une germination," abstract oil on canvas painting by Hajime Kato, 1981
By Hajime Kato
Located in Abilene, TX
This abstract oil painting by Hajime Kato features many overlapping ribbon-like gestures of green, pink, blue and purple. This artist's career as a competitive cyclist heavily influ...
Category

1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Bram Bogart, Painting, Signed, Belgium, 1981
By Bram Bogart
Located in Nice, Cote d' Azur
Bram Bogart, Painting, Mixed Media, Signed, 1981, Belgium. Measures: Height 49.5 cm, width 40.5 cm, depth 4 cm.
Category

Vintage 1980s Belgian Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Paint

  • Bram Bogart, Painting, Signed, Belgium, 1981
  • Bram Bogart, Painting, Signed, Belgium, 1981
  • Bram Bogart, Painting, Signed, Belgium, 1981
  • Bram Bogart, Painting, Signed, Belgium, 1981
H 19.49 in. W 15.95 in. D 1.58 in.
Abstract Composition - Original Lithograph - 1981
Located in Roma, IT
Abstract Composition is original lithograph realized in 1981 by an unknown artist, mounted on a blue cardboard Passepartout, with the title on the lower left. Hand-signed on the lowe...
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1980s Surrealist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Lithograph

Peter Lowe Figurative Symbolic Painting Dated 1981
Located in Fulton, CA
Late 20th century symbolic oil painting of a woman by California artist Peter Lowe. Highly textured oil paint on canvas. Original painted wood frame. Signed and dated 1981. Member So...
Category

Late 20th Century American Paintings

Materials

Paint, Canvas, Wood

Barbara Doyle (b.1917) - 1981 Oil, Jennie
Located in Corsham, GB
A pensive portrait of a young female nude. The artist has signed and dated to the lower left corner. There is a label at the reverse with the title, the artist's name and address.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil

Larry Poons, Untitled 01AS-3, 1981
By Larry Poons
Located in London, GB
Acrylic on canvas, signed, titled and dated verso. 47.6 x 59 cm (18 3/4 x 24 1/4 in)
Category

1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

UNTITLED, 1981 DIPTYCH Neo Expressionist Figures
By Peter Julian
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Peter Julian (born 1952 in Buffalo, New York) is an American artist best known for his Neo-expressionist paintings in the 1980s. His first major exhibition was in New York in 1982 at...
Category

1980s Neo-Expressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Paper, Oil

Ronald A. Broad - 1981 Oil, Great Bedwyn Church
Located in Corsham, GB
On board.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil

Kim Stoddart - Framed 1981 Oil, Field Workers
Located in Corsham, GB
Well presented in a large gilt effect frame. Signed and dated. On canvas on stretchers.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil

Samuel Butnik Large Modern Abstract Acrylic Painting, 1981
Located in Miami, FL
A large painting on canvass by Samuel Butnik. Signed, dated and named on verso.
Category

Vintage 1980s American Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

R. Humphreys - 1981 Oil, Stone Bridge in the Woods
Located in Corsham, GB
A landscape featuring a stone bridge crossing a river, surrounded by autumnal trees. Presented in an ornate pierced gilt-effect frame. Signed and dated to the lower-right edge. On ca...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil

F. Nicholson - Signed 1981 Oil, Massacre of Glencoe Monument
Located in Corsham, GB
A serene highland scene shown on a sunny afternoon, we can see the massacre of Glencoe monument that was put in place following the Jacobite uprising on the left amongst the mountain...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil

Larry Poons, Untitled 81G-5, Acrylic on Canvas, 1981
By Larry Poons
Located in London, GB
Mixed Media on canvas, 248.9 x 71.12 cm (98 x 28 in)
Category

1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Hyper Realist Denim Jacket Painting by Armand LaMontagne, 1981
Located in Garnerville, NY
Hyper Realist oil painting on Masonite board by Armand LaMontagne. Signed and dated, Armand LaMontagne, 1981. LaMontagne (born 1939) has produced one of his painstakingly realistic a...
Category

Vintage 1980s American Paintings

Materials

Wood, Masonite, Paint

"Vestvendt Billede" Painting by Bent Karl Jacobsen, Denmark, 1981
By Bent Karl Jacobsen
Located in New York, NY
Jacobsen's (1934-2004) work was both graphic and surreal. This piece is less abstract than his other works and has very strong color and lines.
Category

Vintage 1980s Danish Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Mediterranean Landscape by LaVera Ann Pohl (1901-1981)
By LaVera Ann Pohl
Located in Gallatin, TN
Signed A. LaVera, LaVera Ann Pohl (1901-1981), Mediterranean landscape, oil on canvas, signed L/R, 30" x 40", frame 32" x 43". Biography of Lavera Ann POHL (1901-1981) Birth place...
Category

20th Century American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Sunny day. 1981. Oil on cardboard, 22,5x31,5 cm
By Edgars Vinters
Located in Riga, LV
Sunny day. 1981. Oil on cardboard, 22,5x31,5 cm Edgars Vinters (1919-2014) Edgars Vinters is working in oil, watercolor and monotype techniques. He paints landscapes in different se...
Category

1980s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil, Cardboard

Untitled , 1981
By Fay Lansner
Located in Quogue, NY
Charcoal on paper
Category

1980s Abstract Expressionist Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Paper, Charcoal

Hay stacks. 1981. Oil on cardboard, 22x30 cm
By Edgars Vinters
Located in Riga, LV
Hay stacks. 1981. Oil on cardboard, 22x30 cm
Category

1980s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Cardboard, Oil

"Sashenka" Oil cm. 40 x 50 1981 Woman, Russia, snow
Located in Torino, IT
Woman, Russia, snow Levitin, Anatoly Pavlovich or Levitine, Russian, 20th century, Born 1922, in Petrograd (now St Petersburg). Painter. Figures, nudes, genre scenes. Socialist ...
Category

1980s Realist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Cardboard

River in winter. 1981, cardboard, oil, 22x31 cm
By Edgars Vinters
Located in Riga, LV
River in winter. 1981, cardboard, oil, 22x31 cm Edgars Vinters (1919-2014) Edgars Vinters is working in oil, watercolor and monotype techniques. He paints landscapes in different se...
Category

1980s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil, Cardboard

"Girl at the window" Oil cm. 90 x 150 ,1981
Located in Torino, IT
Woman, little bird, butterflies, flowers, red Francesco Tabusso is regarded as a well established artist, who was born and brought up in Italy, like other renowned artists such as R...
Category

1980s Italian School Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Guest. 1981, author technique on plywood, 89x54,5 cm
Located in Riga, LV
Guest. 1981, author technique on plywood, 89x54,5 cm Mihailov Vyacheslav Sawich / Михаилов Вячеслав Саввич (1945) EDUCATION Painting Sculpture and Architecture Institute of Leni...
Category

1980s Expressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Plywood, Mixed Media

Warm autumn. 1981, oil on cardboard, 120x150 cm
Located in Riga, LV
Autumn sun. Cardboard, oil, 87x100 cm Large size, colorful bright landscape with trees Valdis Bush (1924-2014) studied at the Art academy of Latvia (1945 – 1950), his favorite prof...
Category

1980s Expressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil, Cardboard

Still Life - Original Mixed Media by Carlo Cattaneo - 1981
Located in Roma, IT
Still Life is an original mixed media artwork realized in 1981. Mixed media on paper glued on plywood Signed Cattaneo and date lower right The artwork represents a contemporary s...
Category

1980s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Plywood, Paper, Mixed Media

Autumn gold . 1981. Oil on cardboard, 84x100 cm
Located in Riga, LV
Autumn gold. 1981. Cardboard, oil, 84x100 cm Colorful bright landscape Valdis Bush (1924-2014) studied at the Art academy of Latvia (1945 – 1950), his favorite professors being A. ...
Category

1980s Expressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil, Cardboard

Tempera Painting, Paths of Color, Jan Van Den Bergh, 1981
Located in Albignasego, IT
Paths of Color - JanVan Den Bergh Measures: 66cm x 51cm, tempera on linen 1981 Abstract work.
Category

Vintage 1980s German Paintings

Materials

Paint

Artist Gregory Orloff (1890-1981) Large Aristocrat Women Portrait Painting
By Gregory Orloff
Located in Las Vegas, NV
This 1930s large oil on canvas painting by Gregory Orloff, depicts a lovely aristocrat woman in a park setting. Signed in lower right corner. Original frame. Orloff (1890-1981) m...
Category

Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Wood, Paint

"Ivan Chai" Russia Oil cm. 37 x 45 1981 Green,Pink
By Leonid VAICHILIA
Located in Torino, IT
Ivan Chai, Russia,Green,Pink LEONID VAICHLIA (St. Petersburg, 1922) Works by Leonid Vaichlia can be found in various private collections in Europe, Japan, United States and in the...
Category

1980s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil

Dandelions are blooming. 1981. Oil on cardboard, 40x50 cm
By Alfejs Bromults
Located in Riga, LV
Dandelions are blooming. 1981. Oil on cardboard, 40x50 cm Realistic sunny landscape with dandelions and lilacs Alfejs Bromults (1913.3.IV - 1991.11.I) His first professional educat...
Category

1980s Realist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil, Cardboard

John Weston Gough (1929-2019) - 1981 Oil, Eye Manor Herefordshire
Located in Corsham, GB
A charming depiction in oil of Eye Manor in Herefordshire. The artist has signed to the lower right and inscribed, signed and dated at the reverse of the board. On canvas board.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil

Neil Dalrymple - 1981 Oil, View Across The Vale Of Clwyd
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine topographical landscape in oil showing an expansive view across the vale of Clwyd, Wales. The artist has wonderfully captured the steely sky and golden leaves of an overcast, ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil

Patrick Lambert Larking ROI (1907-1981) - Oil, Portrait of a Gentleman
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine portrait sketch by the artist ;Patrick Lambert Larking. The artist has quickly and expressively captured his sitter in two studies, side by side on the same piece of paper, on...
Category

20th Century Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil

The trail in winter. 1981, oil on canvas, 23.5x32 cm
By Edgars Vinters
Located in Riga, LV
The trail in winter. 1981, oil on canvas, 23.5x32 cm Edgars Vinters (1919-2014) Edgars Vinters is working in oil, watercolor and monotype techniques. He paints landscapes in differe...
Category

1980s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil, Cardboard

Original Paul Crosthwaite '1911-1981' Oil on Board Painting "Musical Chairs"
By Paul Crosthwaite
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Oil on board of various chairs and music stands by Paul Crosthwaite. Signed on lower right with four arts society lable on reverse. Titled "Arrangement for Cantata and Fugue - or Mus...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Wood

Architectural Fantasies, Abstract Geometric Forms in Color, Oil on Canvas, 1981
Located in Doylestown, PA
"Architectural Fantasies" is a 44" x 34" oil on canvas abstract painting of geometric shapes and forms, giving the illusion of a three dimensional, architectural structure. The paint...
Category

1980s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Oil, Canvas

Patrick Lambert Larking (1907-1981) - Contemporary Oil, Girl In The Meadow
Located in Corsham, GB
A vibrant and colorful portrait of a dark haired woman. Her style and makeup make her look like a beautiful young woman from the 70s, with heavy mascara and long, sleek, shiny hair. ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil

Framed Landscape Oil on Canvas Painting Titled "Ouray", Shirley Petersen, 1981
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
A soft impressionist oil painting on canvas by Shirley Petersen. This piece depicts a forest of lush green and yellow Autumn Ferns. It is presented in a pale blue frame with metallic...
Category

20th Century American Country Paintings

Materials

Wire

Patrick Lambert Larking ROI (1907-1981) - Oil, Portrait of a Woman 83
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine oil painting by the British artist Patrick Lambert Larking. This engaging composition depicts a brown-haired female figure directing her gaze sideways. The expressive brush st...
Category

20th Century Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil

"Heavenly Body XV" by Taeko Mima Oil on Canvas Painting, 1981
Located in Budapest, HU
The painting is part of a series of 75 oil paintings called Stellarium made between 1980 and 2001, when the Japanese artist after the death of two friends in the collapse of the Twin...
Category

Late 20th Century Paintings

Modernist Large-Scale Abstract in Oil on Canvas with Red, 1981
By Richard Caldwell Brewer
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1981 oil on canvas large expressive with red is by second generation New York School artist Richard Caldwell Brewer (1923-2014). Brewer along with his charmed circle of artist f...
Category

1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"Heavenly Body XVI" by Taeko Mima Oil on Canvas Painting, 1981
Located in Budapest, HU
The painting is part of a series of 75 oil paintings called Stellarium made between 1980 and 2001, when the Japanese artist after the death of two friends in the collapse of the Twin...
Category

Late 20th Century Paintings

Patrick Lambert Larking (1907-1981) - 20th Century Oil, The Farm Buildings
Located in Corsham, GB
A deft and atmospheric oil showing a shaded patch of land with outbuildings beyond. With a warm, earthy palette the painting seems to be set in late Summer. The confident composition...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil

"Heavenly Body XVII" by Taeko Mima Oil on Canvas Painting, 1981
Located in Budapest, HU
The painting is part of a series of 75 oil paintings called Stellarium made between 1980 and 2001, when the Japanese artist after the death of two friends in the collapse of the Twin...
Category

Late 20th Century Paintings

JULES RENE HERVE (1887-1981) SIGNED ORIGINAL OIL - CHILDREN PLAYING PARIS PARK
By Jules René Hervé
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artistl: Jules Rene Herve (1887-1981) French, signed front and back Title: Playing in the Park Medium: oil painting on board, framed Size: board, 10.5” x 13.75” (26.6 x 35cm) Pro...
Category

Mid-20th Century Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Patrick Lambert Larking (1907-1981) - Mid 20th Century Oil, Wooded Path
Located in Corsham, GB
A deft and atmospheric oil showing a walled path running behind a house, surrounded by trees. With bare branched trees and a warm, earthy palette the painting seems to be set in late...
Category

20th Century Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil

Svend Aage Arvidsen (1908-1981) - Mid 20th Century Oil, Danish Coastline
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine coastal landscape by the Danish artist Svend Aage Arvidsen (1908-1981), depicting a coastline with high cliffs and headland, and a small fishing vessel. The artist has capture...
Category

20th Century Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Colorful Still life. 1981. Canvas, oil, tempera, 65x88 cm
Located in Riga, LV
Aija Zariņa is a prominent personality in Latvian art, actively advocating for idealism and personal freedom, against conformism. Her main theme is human existence, its fundamental c...
Category

1980s Fauvist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Tempera, Canvas, Oil

Marcel Delmotte, Oil on Panel Painting "A L'aube Des Temps Futurs", 1981
By Marcel Delmotte
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Marcel Delmotte, oil on panel painting " A l'aube des temps futurs", 1981 Marcel Delmotte is a Belgian and surrealist Walloon painter born in Charleroi in 1901 and died to Mont-sur-M...
Category

Vintage 1970s Belgian Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Paint

"Bouquet of orange flowers"Flowers,Orange Oil cm. 40 x 50 1981
By Maya KOPITZEVA
Located in Torino, IT
Bouquet ,Flowers,Orange,Russian MAYA KOPITZEVA (Gagra, Georgia, 1924 - 2005) Maya Kopitzeva’s works have been acquired by the Russian Ministry of Culture, by the Foundation for the...
Category

1980s Impressionist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil

1981 Model 3, Acrylic, enamel, aerosol and fabric on canvas, 100 x 150 cm, 2021
By IRSKIY
Located in London, GB
Medium: Acrylic, enamel, aerosol and fabric on canvas Signature: On the back Condition: Brand new Certificate of Authenticity: Included The works in this collection are mostly insp...
Category

2010s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Enamel

Abstract Oil on Canvass Painting by Noted Vermont Artist Lois Foley '1981'
By Lois Foley
Located in New York, NY
Abstract oil on canvass of tonal greens, pinks and yellows with back wandering line structure, signed and dated Lois Foley '81. This example is in very fine original condition, clean...
Category

Late 20th Century American Modern Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Paint

Patrick Lambert Larkin (1907-1981) - Mid 20th Century Oil, Young Woman, Study
Located in Corsham, GB
A loose oil study of a young dark haired woman. The artist has left the portrait unfinished, showing under drawing and colour tests on the raw canvas. There is an official artist's s...
Category

20th Century Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil

"Model in the studio"Woman, White coat Oil on wood 1981
By Enzo FARAONI
Located in Torino, IT
Woman, White coat,Model.Italian , Enzo FARAONI (S. Stefano Magra, La Spezia, 1920/2017) Enzo Faraoni is a great painter and engraver from Florence; he expresses the poetic everyday ...
Category

1970s Post-Impressionist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil

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The average selling price for a 1981 painting we offer is $2,371, while they’re typically $335 on the low end and $46,000 for the highest priced.