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1970s screen by South African artist Cyril Fradan
Located in Lewes, East Sussex
Straight out of Architectural Digest, this fantastic screen / room divider is by the contemporary South African artist, Cyril Fradan, made in 1972. 6 panels in solid wood, hand paint...
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Vintage 1970s South African Paintings and Screens

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Wood

  • 1970s screen by South African artist Cyril Fradan
  • 1970s screen by South African artist Cyril Fradan
  • 1970s screen by South African artist Cyril Fradan
  • 1970s screen by South African artist Cyril Fradan
H 70.87 in. W 70.87 in. D 0.79 in.
African - XXI century, Oil and mixed media painting, Abstract, Colourful
By Tomasz Lubaszka
Located in Warsaw, PL
TOMASZ LUBASZKA (born in 1961) He studied at the Institute of Artistic Education of WSP. He graduated in 1985 at the atelier of Wincent Maszkowski. Lubaszka exhibited his works on in...
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2010s Other Art Style Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic

"Anthropomorphic Figure," Ink and Gouache Painting by Unknown African Artist
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Anthropomorphic Figure" is an original ink and gouache on handmade paper by an unknown African artist. It depicts a human-snake figure. 33 1/2" x 19" art 55 1/2" x 33" frame
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20th Century Figurative Paintings

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Ink, Gouache

The African and the Camera, contemporary figurative oil painting of camera
Located in New York, NY
Figurative oil painting of a camera and an African man with a bow, Neutral colors in the background, this is a dyptich that is connected together. total dimensions are 15.5 x 31 inch...
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2010s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

His and Her's - Expressionist Figurative Painting of an African American Couple
By Parris Jaru
Located in New York, NY
Parris Jaru's His and Her's is a 40 x 36 inches oil painting representing an African American young couple. The surface is defined by a thick impasto of paint, made with plant based ...
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2010s Abstract Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Mixed Media, Oil, Pigment

Zebra Mare and Foal. African Wildlife Scene.Safari.Animal. Original Oil Painting
By Douglas Van Howd
Located in Sutton Poyntz, Dorset
This original oil painting by Douglas Van Howd is presented and supplied in its original ornate frame (which is shown in these photographs). The frame dimensions are 49cm high x 56c...
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Late 20th Century Naturalistic Animal Paintings

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Oil, Board

Stars and Stripes, Female Portrait with American Flag, African American Art
By Bernard Harmon
Located in Doylestown, PA
"Stars and Stripes" is an oil on board portrait of a young woman with an American Flag, painted by Philadelphia born Expressionist artist Bernard Harmon. The painting is 41 3/4" x 35...
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1970s Expressionist Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Board

Modern Man, Portrait of man in Red, White, and Blue , African American Art
By Bernard Harmon
Located in Doylestown, PA
"Modern Man" is a painting by Philadelphia born Expressionist painter Bernard Harmon. The 40" x 36" oil on canvas portrait features a young African American man posing casually and s...
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1970s Expressionist Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Squares and Things" African-American Painting of Colorful Quilt & Still Life
By Charles McGee
Located in Detroit, MI
"Squares and Things" painted by the eminent artist, Charles McGee, literally breaths his African American heritage and his extraordinary vibrant use of colors. This early painting of...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Still-life Paintings

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Oil, Masonite

"Ethnographic Still Life," Edith Kramer, African Mask and Shofar, Art Therapy
By Edith Kramer
Located in New York, NY
Edith Kramer (1916 - 2014) Still Life with Mask, n.d. Oil on canvas 26 x 20 inches Signed and titled on the stretcher Provenance: Estate of the artist Kramer was born in Vienna, Au...
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20th Century American Modern Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Still Life in Red, Orange, and Green with Plant and Fruit, African American Art
By Bernard Harmon
Located in Doylestown, PA
"Red, Orange, Green with Plant" is a still life painting by Philadelphia born Expressionist painter Bernard Harmon from 1970. The 30.5" x 39" oil on board features a table top still ...
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1970s Expressionist Still-life Paintings

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Board, Oil

"Preservation", African-American Portrait, Figurative, Reds and Blues
By Ijania Cortez
Located in Detroit, MI
"Preservation" is a painting showing Ijana's masterful use of color. The same African-American man is depicted in cool blue and a vibrant but soft red duality, frontal and near prof...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Portrait Paintings

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Acrylic, Canvas

"Violin Player", Acrylic and Found Objects on Panel, African-American Subject
Located in Detroit, MI
Wayne Manns has been a lover of music and art his entire life. He is a self-taught “Outsider Artist” or “Folk Artist” and paints the world around him. “Violin Player” is a colorful, ...
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2010s Outsider Art Figurative Paintings

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Found Objects, Acrylic

"Inevitable Lapse", African-American Portrait, Figurative, Reds and Blacks
By Ijania Cortez
Located in Detroit, MI
"Inevitable Lapse" is a triptych-style painting showing Ijana's masterful use of color blended with shadow. In three panels an African-American man is depicted in motion in various ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Portrait Paintings

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Wood, Acrylic

Madge Burnett - Signed and Framed 1952 Oil, South African Landscape
Located in Corsham, GB
An atmospheric mountainous landscape, inscribed verso 'South African Painting'. The expressive uses of brushstrokes and areas of impasto are typical of Burnett's oeuvre. Well present...
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20th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Mother and Child. African School. Indistinctly Signed. 20th C. Original Artwork.
Located in Sutton Poyntz, Dorset
This original mixed media artwork is by an unidentified artist. Of the African School it dates from the second half of the 20th Century. The artwork is signed indistinctly lower righ...
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20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Plywood, Charcoal, Oil, Watercolor

'Abstract in Charcoal and Rose', African-American Woman Artist, Oakland Museum
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, 'Chambliss' for Charlotte J Chambliss (American, 1910-2002) and dated 1962. A large mid-century, American Abstract oil comprising overlaid and adjacent biomorphi...
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1960s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Performer w African Mask, Asian Fan, predominantly black and white oil on panel
By Audrey Anastasi
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Created with oil on panel, and using her non-dominant hand, the performers series reveals the rich brushwork and deft confidence with which Audrey Anastasi paints her compelling imag...
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2010s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

"Africa To Me" Mixed media portrait with gold face paint and tribal necklace
By Janice Frame
Located in Edgartown, MA
"As an African-American artist in today’s world, I embody the vast differences found in our collective backgrounds. I view them as cultural assets. We are always self discovering and...
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2010s Portrait Paintings

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Mixed Media, Board

Djibouti, African Landscape Original Israeli Watercolor Cityscape Painting
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Subject: Cityscape, signed in Hebrew Medium: Watercolor Surface: Paper Shmuel Katz (Hebrew: שמואל כ"ץ‎) (August 18, 1926 – March 26, 2010) was an Israeli artist, illustrator, and car...
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20th Century Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

African Market
By Stephane Magnard
Located in Houston, TX
Bright African market scene from Madagascar in bold reds and earth tones in watercolor by artist French resident artist to the colonial governor Stéphane Magnard, circa 1950. Origi...
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1950s Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Gouache

African Lace
By Peregrine Honig
Located in Morton Grove, IL
watercolor, graphite and ink on paper
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Water...

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Graphite, Ink, Mixed Media, Paper, Pigment, Watercolor

"African Youth with Gourds and Flowers," English Art Deco Painting, 1946
By Stuart Maxwell Armfield
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A brilliant painting executed in vivid colors, this view of an African male youth holding a basket of gourds and an enormous bouquet of calla lilies, day lilies and other tropical bl...
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Vintage 1940s Great Britain (UK) Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

Madiba’s Nguni Bull I - Mandela, Former South African President, Original Art
By Nelson Mandela
Located in Knowle Lane, Cranleigh
Nelson Mandela, Madiba’s Nguni Bull I, Signed Original Artwork Many people are unaware that Nelson Mandela turned his hand to art in his 80's as a way of leaving a legacy for his fam...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel, Charcoal

Madiba’s Nguni Bull II - Mandela, Former South African President, Original Art
By Nelson Mandela
Located in Knowle Lane, Cranleigh
Nelson Mandela, Madiba’s Nguni Bull II, Signed Original Artwork Many people are unaware that Nelson Mandela turned his hand to art in his 80's as a way of leaving a legacy for his fa...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal, Pastel

Eklo Haude Bernabé 21st Century drawing Africa pastel colour flora art
By Haude Bernabé
Located in Paris, FR
Ink on paper Signed and dated lower left by the artist
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink

African Leopard Tortoise / acrylic and ink framed in walnut
By Jane Kim
Located in Burlingame, CA
One of the nation’s most in-demand conservation/preservation artists, Jane Kim—who takes cues from the great tradition of science illustration—inspires people to love and protect Ear...
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2010s American Realist Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Acrylic, Mixed Media, Paper, Watercolor

African Women in Market
By Stephane Magnard
Located in Houston, TX
Gathering of African women at market in watercolor of African Village by French artist Stephane Magnard, circa 1950. Original artwork on paper displayed on a white mat with a gold ...
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1950s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Giraffes – Cow and Calf. Original Wildlife Drawing. Animal. African Landscape.
By Clive Meredith
Located in Sutton Poyntz, Dorset
This original drawing by Clive Meredith is presented and supplied in its original frame (which is shown in these photographs) and behind glass. The frame dimensions are 59cm high x ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Realist Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

The evening gold Haude Bernabé 21st Century drawing Africa Contemporary art ocre
By Haude Bernabé
Located in Paris, FR
Triptyc : Ink on paper Signed and dated lower right by the artist
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink

Africa (mountain)- abstract art,made in yellow,orange,blue,pink,grey,green,brown
By Mila Akopova
Located in Fort Lee, NJ
Interior design paintings. The work was done with alcohol ink in yellow, orange, blue, pink, grey, green and brown color on Yupo paper. The work is 20 by 26 inches in size, framed in...
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2010s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink

French Watercolor Landscape - Madagascar Africa
By Stephane Magnard
Located in Houston, TX
Vibrant and inviting watercolor of a busy city scene in Madagascar by French artist Stéphane Magnard, circa 1950. Original artwork on paper displayed on a white mat with a gold bo...
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1950s Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

The Owl (abstract African-American artist)
Located in Hudson, NY
Paul Keene Jr. (1920-2009). The Owl, ca. 1955. Ink on paper, 9.5 x 14 inches. Framed measurement: 16 x 21 inches. Signed vertically lower center. Excellent condition with no staining...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink

Artemis, colorful African woman feminist bright yellow
By Audrey Anastasi
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Paper paint charcoal collage These collages were created first in the presence of a live model, working quickly, in charcoal and pastel, and again, later, alone in the studio, furio...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal, Archival Paper, Magazine Paper

Untitled (Abstract African American Male Figure Study)
By Ian Hornak
Located in Fairfield, CT
Artist: Ian Hornak (1944-2002) Title: Untitled (Abstract African American Male Figure Study) Year: 1963 Medium: Ink on heavy archival paper Size: 16.75 x 14 inches Condition: Good Pr...
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1980s Renaissance Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink

1950 Cubist Reminiscence Portrait of South Africa
By Maurice Newman
Located in New York, NY
1950 Cubist Reminiscence Portrait of South Africa by Eastern European, Ashkenazi, Jewish, Caucasian American Artist Maurice Newman Image size: 19.75 inches x 16.50 inches. Maurice Ne...
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1950s Cubist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Oil Pastel

Allan Rohan Crite Portrait of an African American Woman
Located in San Francisco, CA
Allan Rohan Crite: 1910-2007. Well listed and important African American artist. He was born in Ne Jersey but moved at a young age to Massachusetts. He graduated in 1936 from the Sc...
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1930s American Realist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Paul Lecomte (1842-1920) A market in North africa, watercolor
By Paul Lecomte
Located in Paris, FR
Paul Lecomte (1842-1920) A market in North Africa Signed lower left Watercolor on paper 30 x 28 cm in good condition, except the upper right which part which is a bit damaged (see ph...
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1890s Impressionist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Paul Lecomte (1842-1920) A street in North africa, watercolor
By Paul Lecomte
Located in Paris, FR
Paul Lecomte (1842-1920) A street in North africa Signed lower left Watercolor on paper 36.5 x 27 cm Framed : 52 x 42 cm In quite good condition, numerous foxings in the upper left ...
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Early 1900s Impressionist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

South Africa (Apple Trees): Colored Pencil Drawing & Unique Stamp
By Andrea Moreau
Located in Hudson, NY
South Africa (Apple Trees): Colored Pencil Drawing & Unique Stamp by Andrea Moreau colored pencil and postage stamp on paper 11 x 11 inches 15 x 15 inches framed $950 framed This co...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Found Objects, Color Pencil

White Storks. Large European African Asian Bird.Victorian Watercolor Ornithology
Located in Sutton Poyntz, Dorset
This original painting by Harry Bright dates from around 1880. The watercolour is presented and supplied in a sympathetic contemporary frame (which is shown in these photographs), mo...
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Late 19th Century Naturalistic Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

Africa - The Gnu - Original Charcoal Drawing by Emmanuel Gondouin - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Africa - The Gnu is an original artwork realized by Emmanuel Gondouin (Versailles, 1883 - Parigi, 1934) in 1930s. This charcoal drawing is a preparatory sketch for the collection en...
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1930s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal, Paper

Arthur Romilly Fedden (1875-1939) - 1904 Watercolour, North-African Street Scene
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine and accomplished watercolour painting with gouache details by the artist Arthur Romilly Fedden. The scene depicts a North-African street view with seated figures playing board...
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20th Century Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Africa - Life in the Village - Original Lithograph by Emmanuel Gondouin - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Africa - Life in the Village is an original artwork realized by Emmanuel Gondouin (Versailles, 1883 - Parigi, 1934) in 1930s. Original Lithograph on ivory paper. This drawing is pa...
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1930s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Lithograph

1978 After Martha Diamond 'Paintings' African American Lithograph
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Paper Size: 31 x 23 inches ( 78.74 x 58.42 cm ) Image Size: 31 x 23 inches ( 78.74 x 58.42 cm ) Framed: No Condition: A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling Additional Det...
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1970s Prints and Multiples

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Lithograph

J.Jacques Berne-Bellecour (1874-1939), North African Horseman, 1915, watercolor
By Jean-Jacques Berne-Bellecour
Located in Paris, FR
Jean-Jacques Berne-Bellecour (1874-1939) A North African Horseman in the forest, Watercolor on paper signed and dated 1915 lower right, 32 x 27.5 cm In a modern frame : 53 x 48 cm ...
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1910s Academic Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Terence John McCaw (1913-1978) - Signed 1974 Watercolour, South African Mountain
By Terence John McCaw
Located in Corsham, GB
Terence McCaw was inspired greatly by Paul Cézanne. A stylistic trademark of McCaw's was his very light application of paint, which is excellently demonstrated in the present paintin...
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20th Century Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Geography #4 (Abstract Grid Pastel Drawing of Africa in Light Wood Frame)
By Anne Francey
Located in Hudson, NY
Geography #4 (Abstract Gestural Pastel Drawing of Africa in Light Wood Frame) Abstract, gestural graphite and pastel drawing on Arches paper 41.5 x 30 inches unframed 49 x 37 inches...
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1990s Contemporary Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel, Archival Paper, Graphite

Terence John McCaw (1913-1978) - Signed 1974 Watercolour, South African Mountain
By Terence John McCaw
Located in Corsham, GB
Terence McCaw was inspired greatly by Paul Cézanne. A stylistic trademark of McCaw's was his very light application of paint, which is excellently demonstrated in the present paintin...
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20th Century Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

When gods get involved #1 Haude Bernabé 21st Century Contemporary drawing Africa
By Haude Bernabé
Located in Paris, FR
Ink on paper Signed and dated lower right by the artist
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink

African Agapanthus, or Blue Lily, a native of the Cape
By Frances Jauncey Ketchum
Located in New York, NY
Signed (at lower right): FJK
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Early 19th Century American Realist Still-life Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

The guardian of the temple Haude Bernabé 21st Century drawing Africa pastel
By Haude Bernabé
Located in Paris, FR
Ink on paper Signed and dated lower left
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2010s Contemporary Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink

When gods get involved #2 Haude Bernabé 21st Century drawing Africa mask yellow
By Haude Bernabé
Located in Paris, FR
Ink on paper Signed and dated lower right by the artist
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink

"Triple Studio Golden African Violets," Watercolor signed by David Barnett
By David Barnett
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Triple Studio Golden African Violets" is an original watercolor and iridescent acrylic painting on paper by David Barnett, signed and dated in the lower left. Three pots of colorful...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Acrylic, Watercolor

"Homage to Daniel Smith: Premier Triple African Violets," by David Barnett
By David Barnett
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Homage to Daniel Smith: Premier Triple African Violets" is an original mixed media piece by David Barnett. The artist signed the piece lower right and used iridescent acrylic, water...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Still-life Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Mixed Media, Acrylic, Watercolor

MARSH AND AFRICAN BLACK HARRIERS
By John Cyril Harrison
Located in Petworth, West Sussex
Studies of Harriers, set against open grassland.
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Mid-20th Century Animal Paintings

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Watercolor

Untitled, African Cows
By G.R. Iranna
Located in New York, NY
Watercolor on paper
From The Series - Mi Africa
By Manuel Mendive
Located in Miami, FL
Fantastic pastel on paper by Cuban Master Manuel Mendive, part of the series " Mi Africa" painted in Lagos in 2001. Beautifully framed in a bleached white frame with museum quality g...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pastel

  • From The Series - Mi Africa
  • From The Series - Mi Africa
  • From The Series - Mi Africa
  • From The Series - Mi Africa
H 9.06 in. W 0.04 in. D 11.62 in.
20th Century Ostrich Egg African Signed Carving Art Painting
Located in Harrogate, GB
20th Century Ostrich Egg African Art signed carving. Signed Godfrey Ntaka on a tooth and brass mount.
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20th Century Zimbabwean Sculptures and Carvings

Jamaica, carbon pencil drawing of an African American female singer
Located in Chicago, IL
William Harrison 2013, Jamaica, unframed 29 x 41in., framed 40 x 51 in. William Harrison (b. 1952, Albany, NY) grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and studied art at the University o...
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2010s Photorealist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Carbon Pencil

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African Art And Painting For Sale on 1stDibs

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How Much is an African Art And Painting?

The average selling price for a african art and painting we offer is $1,835, while they’re typically $327 on the low end and $45,000 for the highest priced.