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"Simple Elegance" 20th Century Oil
By Rip Matteson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century oil on canvas portrait entitled "Simple Elegance" is by Oakland artist Rip Matteson (1920-2011). Matteson was educated at U.C. Berkeley, C.C.A.C, Scuola di Bel...
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Late 20th Century Contemporary Portrait Paintings

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Oil

20th Century Oil - Ghostly Trees
Located in Corsham, GB
An unusually constructed, 20th Century oil scene showing fluid and ethereal trees. The painting is on canvas which has been merged with a roughly hewed frame. The artist has continue...
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21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

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Oil

20th Century Oil - Ethereal Light
Located in Corsham, GB
An uplifting semi abstract 20th Century oil showing a glowing orb of light that stretches its rays across the impasto canvas. The painting is unsigned and presented in a substantial ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Paintings

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Oil

"Thoughtful" Late 20th Century Oil
By Rip Matteson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century oil on canvas female portrait entitled "Thoughtful" is by Oakland artist Rip Matteson (1920-2011). Matteson was educated at U.C. Berkeley, C.C.A.C, Scuola di B...
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Late 20th Century Modern Portrait Paintings

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Oil

20th Century Oil - Ghostly Trees
Located in Corsham, GB
An unusually constructed, 20th Century oil scene showing fluid and ethereal trees. The painting is on canvas which has been merged with a roughly hewed frame. The artist has continue...
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21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Reflections No. 1" 20th Century Oil on Paper
By Schuyler Standish
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century oil on paper geometric abstract entitled "REFLECTIONS No. 1" is by Los Angeles artist, violin prodigy, and actor Schuyler Standish (1927-2010). As a child acto...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil

Chicken & Peppers Still Life 20th Century Oil
By Jack Freeman
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century oil on canvas still life paintingis by San Francisco painter Jack Freeman (1938-2014). Freeman studied at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, landscape and figu...
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Late 20th Century Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Early 20th Century Oil - Elizabethan Beauty
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine early 20th Century oil showing a beautiful woman in Elizabethan dress, standing, looking wistfully out a window, surrounded by plants and flowers. The painting is unsigned on ...
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20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Early 20th Century Oil - Elizabethan Beauty
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine early 20th Century oil showing a beautiful woman in Elizabethan dress, standing, looking wistfully out a window, surrounded by plants and flowers. The painting is unsigned on ...
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20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

20th Century Oil Painting by French Artist Dolbeau
Located in Los Angeles, CA
20th century oil painting by French Artist Dolbeau. Signed.
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Mid-20th Century French Paintings

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Paint

20th Century Oil - Hazy Mountain Landscape
Located in Corsham, GB
An impressively sized, 20th Century oil landscape showing the distant peak of a snowy mountain swathed in mist. The painting is unsigned and presented in a contemporary gilt frame wi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

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Oil

" Beauty and Wit " 20th Century Oil
By Rip Matteson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century oil on canvas female portrait entitled "Beauty and Wit" is by Oakland artist Rip Matteson (1920-2011). Matteson was educated at U.C. Berkeley, C.C.A.C, Scuola ...
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20th Century Modern Portrait Paintings

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Oil

H. Bryan - Early 20th Century Oil, Mountain River
Located in Corsham, GB
A beautiful early 20th Century oil landscape showing a calm river in the foothills of a mountain range, running over a rocky damn. The artist has signed to the lower left.
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

J. Echlin - Early 20th Century Oil, The Flood
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine early 20th Century oil landscape showing a river that has burst its banks and crashes and rushes through the landscape past a hamlet. The autumnal scene boasts golden leaves o...
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Glimpse Into Interior Scene 20th Century Oil and Monotype
By Gerald Wasserman
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid-late 20th century oil and monotype on paper still life interior scene is by Monterey/Carmel artist of Russian descent, Gerald Wasserman (1920-2011). Wasserman studied at th...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Interior Paintings

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Oil

H. Love - Mid 20th Century Oil, Row of Houses
Located in Corsham, GB
A charming mid 20th century oil painting, depicting a landscape scene with a row of houses in the background. Monogrammed to the lower left-hand corner. The artist's name is inscribe...
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Early 20th Century Oil - Magnolia With Apples
Located in Corsham, GB
A rustic early 20th Century oil still life showing a branch of magnolia blossom, with other flowers, a pair of yellow apples and a brass kettle amongst other items. The painting has ...
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20th Century Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Early 20th Century Oil - Magnolia With Apples
Located in Corsham, GB
A rustic early 20th Century oil still life showing a branch of magnolia blossom, with other flowers, a pair of yellow apples and a brass kettle amongst other items. The painting has ...
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20th Century Still-life Paintings

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Oil

American 20th Century Oil on Canvas, Robert Springfels
By Robert Springfels
Located in Hollywood, FL
American 20th century oil on canvas, "Prairie Girl with Parking Meter", Robert Springfels.
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Late 20th Century American Paintings

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Canvas

French Mid-20th Century Oil on Canvas
Located in Atlanta, GA
A very beautiful French early to mid-20th century Oil On Canvas painting of a Calvaire - a crucifix on a hillside in the Normandy countryside. Signed L. Lecomte. Stunning stormy sky....
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Early 20th Century French Paintings

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Canvas

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H 33.25 in. W 40.38 in. D 2.5 in.
Framed Early 20th Century Oil - Windmills, Coastal Landscape
Located in Corsham, GB
A delightful early 20th century oil depicting a coastal village. With expressive brushwork and well presented in a gilt frame with detailed moulding. Signed indistinctly, On board.
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

E. Williamson - Large Signed Mid 20th Century Oil, Landscape
Located in Corsham, GB
E. Williamson - Large Signed Original Mid 20th Century Oil. In a simple prime frame. Signed. On canvas on stretchers. Condition is typical for a picture of this age including some di...
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

M. Tadison - Early 20th Century Oil, Shepherd's Rest
Located in Corsham, GB
A charming early 20th Century oil landscape showing a shepherd and female companion resting under a group of trees by a river, as their flock grazes in the meadow. The artist has sig...
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Still Life with Flowers & Fruit 20th Century Oil
By Gerald Wasserman
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century oil on masonite still life painting is by Monterey/Carmel artist of Russian descent, Gerald Wasserman (1920-2011). Wasserman studied at the Chicago Art Instit...
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Late 20th Century Modern Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Framed Early 20th Century Oil - Windmills, Coastal Landscape
Located in Corsham, GB
A delightful early 20th century oil depicting a coastal village. With expressive brushwork and well presented in a gilt frame with detailed moulding. Signed indistinctly, On board.
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

M. Tadison - Early 20th Century Oil, Shepherd's Rest
Located in Corsham, GB
A charming early 20th Century oil landscape showing a shepherd and female companion resting under a group of trees by a river, as their flock grazes in the meadow. The artist has sig...
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Pam Masco - 20th Century Oil, Blue Bear
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine 20th Century oil filled with colour, pattern and narrative. A man and woman can be seen in front of a majestic blue polar bear behind bars. The artist has signed to the lower ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Gordon Metcalfe (b.1935) - 20th Century Oil, Granaries, Lindoso
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine 20th Century oil showing the granaries of Lindoso, Portugal, with cattle walking among them. The artist has signed and dated to the lower right and the painting has been prese...
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21st Century and Contemporary Animal Paintings

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Oil

Abstracted Marble Forms 20th Century Oil on Paper
By Seymour Tubis
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 20th century oil on paper marbled abstract is by Santa Fe artist Seymour Tubis (1919-1993). Tubis studied at the Art Students League with Hans Hofmann (1946-1949). He exhibited ...
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20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil

Mid-20th Century Oil / Canvas Wildlife Painting
Located in Hudson, NY
Mid-20th century oil on canvas wildlife painting. The painting is in excellent vintage condition. Artist signature left hand corner. The whole series were exhibited at the CT Audubon...
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Mid-20th Century North American Paintings

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Paint

Carl Birkso, 20th Century Oil Painting, "Interior"
Located in Vancouver, BC
Carl Birkso, 20th Century Oil Painting, "Interior", (Danish 1901-1963) Fine oil painting by Carl Birkso Oil on canvas, signed lower right "C. Birkso" Short biography in Danish o...
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Antique 19th Century Danish Paintings

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Canvas

Dennis Gilbert (b.1922) - 20th Century Oil, Holding On
Located in Corsham, GB
A boldly composed 20th Century oil showing two hands, desperately holding onto a fraying rope. This metaphorical and dramatic painting has been signed at the reverse and presented in...
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21st Century and Contemporary Still-life Paintings

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Oil

H. Love - Mid 20th Century Oil, Row of Houses
Located in Corsham, GB
A charming mid 20th century oil painting, depicting a landscape scene with a row of houses in the background. Monogrammed to the lower left-hand corner. The artist's name is inscribe...
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Quiet Snowy Scene 20th Century Oil Painting
By Frederick Pomeroy
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid-late 20th century oil on board mountain landscape scene is by Frederick Pomeroy (1924-2011), a Carmel Valley painter and teacher. He studied at California College of Arts an...
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Late 20th Century Modern Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

Wood Frame Mid-20th Century Oil / Board Painting
Located in Hudson, NY
Wood frame mid-20th century oil on board painting. The painting is in excellent vintage condition. Artist signature left hand corner. The frame is about 18.5 inches x 14.5 inches. Th...
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Mid-20th Century Paintings

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Paint

Wood Frame Mid-20th Century Oil / Board Painting
Located in Hudson, NY
Wood frame mid-20th century oil on board painting. The painting is in excellent vintage condition. Artist signature left hand corner. The wood frame is about 35.5 inches x 20 inches....
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Mid-20th Century Paintings

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Paint

Early 20th Century Oil - Girl in Pink Dress
Located in Corsham, GB
An accomplished early 20th century oil painting, depicting an ornate interior scene with a young girl. Wearing a light pink dress, the sitter looks away from the viewer, while restin...
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20th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

"Forest Fire" Late 20th Century Oil on Paper
By Seymour Tubis
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th Century oil on paper abstracted scene entitled Forest Fire is by Santa Fe artist Seymour Tubis (1919-1993). Tubis studied at the Art Students League with Hans Hofmann ...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Oil, Wood Panel

E. Williamson - Large Signed Mid 20th Century Oil, Landscape
Located in Corsham, GB
E. Williamson - Large Signed Original Mid 20th Century Oil. In a simple prime frame. Signed. On canvas on stretchers. Condition is typical for a picture of this age including some di...
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

20th Century Oil Lamp Mounted on an Electrified Base
Located in New York, NY
A 20th century oil lamp in clear glass and brass-mounted on a white electrified base. Good vintage condition with age appropriate patina.
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20th Century Table Lamps

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Brass

20th Century Oil on Copper Painting by A. de Nottbeck
Located in Casteren, NL
20th century oil on copper painting by the Dutch/American painter A. de Nottbeck. Pictured a landscape with sawmill and farmers. Dated 1972. (Dimensions are without frame.)
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Late 20th Century Dutch Paintings

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Paint

"Untitled - a Study" 20th Century Oil on Paper
By Schuyler Standish
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century abstracted geometric oil painting entitled "Untitled-a Study" is by Los Angeles artist, violin prodigy, and actor Schuyler Standish (1927-2010). As a child act...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil

Framed 20th Century Oil on Canvas Seascape Painting with Sailboats
Located in Atlanta, GA
20th century oil on canvas seascape painting in blues and yellows with sailboats, in black painted frame.
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20th Century Paintings

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Canvas, Paint

20th Century Oil WPA Style Oil Painting Urban Landscape c.1950
Located in San Francisco, CA
20th Century Oil WPA Style Oil Painting Oil on board. Approximately 20" wide x 16" high. The frame is approximately 24" wide x 20" high. Signed in the lower right corner. Good v...
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Mid-20th Century American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

Harry Palson - Large Signed Mid 20th Century Oil, Cornish Seascape
By Harry Palson
Located in Corsham, GB
A large signed Mid 20th century oil depicting a Cornish seascape by Harry palson. Well presented in a decorative gilt frame. Signed to the lower left, painted on canvas on stretcher...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Harry Palson - Large Signed Mid 20th Century Oil, Cornish Seascape
By Harry Palson
Located in Corsham, GB
Harry Palson - Large Signed Original Mid 20th Century Oil. Signed to the lower left. Well presented in a decorative gilt frame. Signed. On canvas on stretchers. In fine condition. In...
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20th Century Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Early 20th Century Oil Painting "Fishing" by E. Smette c.1917
Located in San Francisco, CA
Early 20th Century Oil Painting "Fishing" by E. Smette c.1917 Antique oil painting of a group of young friends fishing on the backyard dock. Original oil on canvas. Signed in the l...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Oil

20th Century Oil on Cardboard Italian Landscape Painting, 1970
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Italian painting, 20th century. Oil painting on cardboard depicting a wooded landscape with architectural elements on the background of good pictorial quality. Wooden frame with pass...
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Late 20th Century Italian Paintings

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Paper

Pair of French Early 20th Century Oil on Board Paintings
Located in Atlanta, GA
A charming pair of early 20th century oil on board paintings of the Calanque De Marseille. Wonderful color and brushwork. Housed in handsome frames. One painting measures 10 3/4" H x...
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Mid-20th Century French Paintings

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Wood

Early 20th Century Oil on Canvas "Le Seine a St. Marie"
Located in Chapel Hill, NC
Early 20th century oil on canvas painting "Le Seine a St. Marie". Signed lower right Aris Lachalard(sp?). Title is inscribed en verso. A river scene with the town in the distance, ne...
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Early 20th Century Paintings

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Canvas, Paint

Fine Framed 20th Century Oil - Seated Girl in Smock
Located in Corsham, GB
This fine 20th century oil painting depicts a three quarter length portrait of a young child in a red spotted smock dress. There is an illegible and indistinct signature to the top ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Portrait Paintings

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Oil

20th Century Oil on Cardboard Italian Signed Seascape Painting, 1970
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Italian painting of the second half of the 20th century. Oil painting on cardboard depicting a port view with boats of good pictorial quality. Golden and lacquered wooden frame with ...
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Late 20th Century Italian Paintings

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Wood

Continental School, 20th Century Oil on Canvas "The Fortune-Teller"
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Continental School, 20th century Oil on canvas "The Fortune-Teller" Canvas sight size Height 22.75 in. (57.78 cm.), Width 31 in. (78.74 cm.), Size with frame Height 39 in. (99...
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20th Century Paintings

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Canvas

Early 20th Century Oil Painting "Harbour Of Danzing", circa 1915
Located in Lichtenberg, AT
Fantastic painted early 20th century oil painting from circa 1920, capturing an impressing scene at the "Harbour Of Danzing". This very pleasing oil painting depicts a covered wagon ...
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Early 20th Century European Art Deco Paintings

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Canvas, Fruitwood

Late 20th Century Oil on Board Painting Depicting English Farmhouse
Located in Middleburg, VA
Late 20th century oil on board painting depicting english farmhouse Artist: Charles Neal (British, 1951-) Silverstone Farm near Brisley Norfolk Oil on board; Gold gilt frame; lowe...
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Late 20th Century English Paintings

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Wood, Paint

20th Century Oil on Canvas Italian Winter Landscape Painting, 1970
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Italian painting of the second half of the 20th century. Oil painting on canvas depicting a winter forest landscape with a small house in the background. Framework signed on the bott...
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Late 20th Century Italian Paintings

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Canvas

Marie Didiere Calves, 20th Century Oil Painting, "Four Brittany Spaniels"
Located in Vancouver, BC
Marie Didiere Calves, 20th century oil painting, "Four Brittany Spaniels", (French 1883-1957) Fine oil painting by Marie Didiere Calves Oil on canvas, signed lower right $2200...
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Antique 19th Century English Paintings

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Canvas

Colorful Coastal Landscape Mid-Late 20th Century Oil
By Frederick Pomeroy
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid to late 20th century coastal oil painting is by Frederick Pomeroy (1924-2011), a Carmel Valley painter and teacher. He studied at California College of Arts and Crafts (now ...
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Late 20th Century Modern Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Doris Hickson - Signed Mid 20th Century Oil, Woodland Landscape with Farm
Located in Corsham, GB
Doris Hickson - Signed Original Mid 20th Century Oil. Signed to the lower right. Signed. On canvas board. Some small spots of brown surface dirt to some edges, not affecting the mai...
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Corner in the Studio #3" 20th Century Oil on Paper
By Schuyler Standish
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century abstract oil painting entitled "In the Studio #2" is by Los Angeles artist, violin prodigy, and actor Schuyler Standish (1927-2010). As a child actor, Standish...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil

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20th Century Oil For Sale on 1stDibs

You are likely to find exactly the 20th century oil you’re looking for on 1stDibs, as there is a broad range for sale. You can easily find an example made in the Abstract style, while we also have 1171 Abstract versions to choose from as well. Finding the perfect 20th century oil may mean sifting through those created during different time periods — you can find an early version that dates to the 19th Century and a newer variation that were made as recently as the 21st Century. Adding a 20th century oil to a room that is mostly decorated in warm neutral tones can yield a welcome change — find a piece on 1stDibs that incorporates elements of brown, gray, black, blue and more. There have been many interesting 20th century oil examples over the years, but those made by Jacques Zucker, Joseph Barrett, Claude Benard, Fernand Audet and Marie Duhem are often thought to be among the most thought-provoking. Artworks like these — often created in paint, oil paint and fabric — can elevate any room of your home.

How Much is a 20th Century Oil?

The price for an artwork of this kind can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — a 20th century oil in our inventory may begin at $10 and can go as high as $8,597,634, while the average can fetch as much as $2,395.