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Large Oil Painting Of Cartoony Camouflage Tank in Illustration Style
By Seymour Chwast
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Seymour Chwast (born August 18, 1931) is an American graphic designer, illustrator, and type designer. Chwast was born in Bronx, New York, and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts...
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20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Board, Paint

Sidewalk and Lake Impressionist Landscape
By Hearne Pardee and Gina Werfel
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century oil on canvas is by Hearne Pardee or Gina Werfel, life companions and art partners. Both teach painting and drawing at the University of California in Davis. T...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Hillside with Farmhouse
By Hearne Pardee and Gina Werfel
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century oil on canvas is by Hearne Pardee or Gina Werfel, life companions and art partners. Both teach painting and drawing at the University of California in Davis. T...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Green Paymaster
By Bradford J. Salamon
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Green Pay Master, 2019, 20 x 18 inches, oil on canvas (framed) BRADFORD J. SALAMON: PAINT WHAT YOU KNOW, HOW YOU KNOW IT By Peter Frank Artists, traditionally, are known by their s...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique American Oil Painting, "At The Auction" by Cecil Bell
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist interior painting by Cecil Crosley ("Spike") Bell (1906 - 1970). Oil on canvas, circa 1935. Signed. Displayed in a period giltwood frame. Image, 30"L ...
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Early 20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Antique American Animal Oil Painting Study of a Boxer Dog
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American school study of a Boxer. Oil on canvasboard, circa 1930. Signed. Displayed in a giltwood frame. Image, 14"L x 18"H, overall 17"L x 21"H.
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1930s Impressionist Animal Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique American Animal Oil Painting Study of a Poodle Dog
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American school study of a Poodle. Oil on canvasboard, circa 1930. Signed. Displayed in a giltwood frame. Image, 14"L x 18"H, overall 17"L x 21"H.
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1930s Impressionist Animal Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique American School Impressionist New England Summer Lake Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American School New England impressionist landscape. Oil on canvasboard, circa 1930. Unsigned. Displayed in a giltwood frame. Image, 16"L x 12"H, overall 19"L x 15"H.
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1930s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Canal Twilight" Oil Painting of Venice
By Tom Swimm
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Glowing lights and warm golds, lavenders and blues of the rippling water highlight this inviting Venetian night scene. "Canal Twilight," an exceptional example of Tom Swimm's enhan...
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2010s American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Metal Flag - Photorealistic Oil & Enamel Painting of the American Flag on Canvas
By Ross Tamlin
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Incorporating the aesthetics of modern industrial technique, the corrugation in Ross Tamlin’s photorealistic compositions is a visual illusion created by layers of oil and enamel pai...
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21st Century and Contemporary Photorealist Abstract Paintings

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Enamel

"Amalfi Coast Nocturne" Oil Painting of Italy
By Tom Swimm
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Glowing lights and warm purple, lavenders and golds of the rippling water highlight this inviting Italian night scene. "Amalfi Coast Nocturne," an exceptional example of Tom Swimm'...
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2010s American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Modernist Abstract Painting in Oil, Circa 1950s
By Calvin Anderson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This circa 1950s oil on wood panel textured abstract is by Bay Area painter, printmaker, and designer Calvin Anderson (b. 1925). He studied at CCAC and Art Center College in the 194...
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1950s American Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Wood Panel

"Harbor Twins" Boats With Colorful Water Reflections Oil Painting
By Tom Swimm
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Rippling water reflections in lavender and gold contrast with the brilliant sunset hues over docked boats in "Harbor Twins," a quintessential example of Tom Swimm's enhanced realis...
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2010s American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Sand & Shadows" California Coastal Oil Painting With Atmospheric Light
By Tom Swimm
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Atmospheric shadows contrasts with the brilliant sunlight over a sandy beach and vegetation in "Sand & Shadows" a stunning example of Tom Swimm's enhanced realism. This colorful oi...
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2010s American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Morning Mist" Lakeside Dock With Water Reflections Oil Painting
By Tom Swimm
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
"Morning Mist," with rippling water reflections of the morning light on a lake is a quintessential example of Tom Swimm's enhanced realism. This colorful oil painting exhibits all of...
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2010s American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Heisler Morning" Colorful Park Path Above Ocean Oil Painting
By Tom Swimm
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Rich lavender shadows and lush landscaping cliffs contrast with the brilliant sunlight over a California beach in "Heisler Morning," a quintessential example of Tom Swimm's enhance...
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2010s American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Central Park Shadow" Path with Colorful Shadows Oil Painting
By Tom Swimm
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Rich shadows and brilliant Fall colors contrast with the warm sunlight hues in New York's Central Park in "Central Park Shadows" a quintessential example of Tom Swimm's enhanced re...
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2010s American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Warm Night In Portofino" Oil Painting by Tom Swimm
By Tom Swimm
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Glowing lights and warm purple and lavenders highlight this inviting Italian night scene, "Warm Night In Portofino," a superb example of Tom Swimm's enhanced realism. This colorful...
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2010s American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Sunlight On The Mission" Colorful California Scene Oil Painting
By Tom Swimm
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Strong shadows contrast with the lush colors of a classic California scene at a Mission, a quintessential example of Tom Swimm's enhanced realism. This colorful oil painting exhibi...
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2010s American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Misty Afternoon" California Coastal Oil Painting With Atmospheric Sea Spray
By Tom Swimm
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Atmospheric ocean mist contrasts with the brilliant sunlight over a sandy beach in "Clouds & Surf," a quintessential example of Tom Swimm's enhanced realism. This colorful oil pain...
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2010s American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Modern Impressionist American Plein air Landscape oil "Green Farmland"
By Bryan Mark Taylor
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
"Green Farmland" captures the timeless beauty and feeling of the Utah landscape, and is an excellent example of Bryan Mark Taylor's modern approach to Impressionism. This sun drench...
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2010s Abstract Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Ready & Waiting" Boats With Colorful Water On a Rocky Beach Oil Painting
By Tom Swimm
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Rippling water reflections in lavender and gold contrast with the rocky beach and the blues and whites of the boats on the shore in "Ready & Waiting," a quintessential example of T...
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2010s American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Modernist Abstract in Red and Gray, Oil Painting, Circa 1950s
By Calvin Anderson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This circa 1950s oil on paper board abstract is by Bay Area painter, printmaker, and designer Calvin Anderson (b. 1925). He studied at CCAC and Art Center College in the 1940s and w...
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1950s American Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Illustration Board

Modernist Abstract in White and Orange, Oil Painting, Late 1950s
By Calvin Anderson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1950s oil on masonite abstract is by Bay Area painter, printmaker, and designer Calvin Anderson (b. 1925). He studied at CCAC and Art Center College in the 1940s and worked as ...
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1950s American Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Illustration Board

"North Valley Farm" Modern Impressionist American Plein air Landscape oil
By Bryan Mark Taylor
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
"North Valley Farm" captures the timeless beauty and feeling of the Utah landscape, and is an excellent example of Bryan Mark Taylor's modern approach to Impressionism. This sun dre...
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2010s Abstract Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Large Modernist Abstract in Pink, Black, & Orange, Oil Painting, Circa 1950s
By Calvin Anderson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This circa 1950s oil on wood board abstract is by Bay Area painter, printmaker, and designer Calvin Anderson (b. 1925). He studied at CCAC and Art Center College in the 1940s and wo...
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1950s American Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Illustration Board

Modernist Abstract in Yellow, Red, Black and White, Oil Painting, Late 1950s
By Calvin Anderson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1950s oil on paperboard abstract is by Bay Area painter, printmaker, and designer Calvin Anderson (b. 1925). He studied at CCAC and Art Center College in the 1940s and worked a...
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1950s American Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Illustration Board

Emerald Green and Brown Modernist Abstract Painting in Oil, Circa late 1950s
By Calvin Anderson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This circa late 1950s oil on wood panel textured abstract is by Bay Area painter, printmaker, and designer Calvin Anderson (b. 1925). He studied at the California College of the Art...
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1950s American Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Wood Panel

Taupe Brown and Gray Modernist Abstract Painting in Oil, Circa late 1950s
By Calvin Anderson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This circa late 1950s Modernist Abstract oil on wood panel textured painting in taupe, brown and gray is by Bay Area painter, printmaker, and designer Calvin Anderson (b. 1925). He ...
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1950s American Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Wood Panel

"Window View," Modern Impressionist Italian Scene Oil, Bryan Mark Taylor
By Bryan Mark Taylor
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
"Window View" is a fine example of Bryan Mark Taylor's modern approach to Impressionism. This oil on panel is a study in shadows and sun, capturing the Old World charm of of a Tusca...
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2010s American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Capri Harbor Afternoon" Modern Impressionist Oil by Bryan Mark Taylor
By Bryan Mark Taylor
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
"Capri Harbor Afternoon" is a colorful example of Bryan Mark Taylor's modern approach to Impressionism. This beautiful oil on canvas captures the mood and feel of the Amalfi Coast w...
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2010s American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Grand Overlook, Sorrento" Modern Impressionist Oil by Bryan Mark Taylor
By Bryan Mark Taylor
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
"Grand Overlook, Sorrento" is a colorful example of Bryan Mark Taylor's modern approach to Impressionism. This beautiful oil on canvas captures the mood and feel of the Amalfi Coast...
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2010s American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Party / oil on canvas - 12 x 12 inches
By Mimi Jensen
Located in Burlingame, CA
Glorious and fun small still life celebration where color, in blue, green, pink and gold, reigns. In excellent condition. Signed and titled by artist.. Mimi Jensen uses bold colors...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Surprise / oil on canvas - 30 x 30 inches
By Mimi Jensen
Located in Burlingame, CA
Glorious and fun still life celebration where color in blue, green, pink and gold reigns. In excellent condition. Signed and titled by artist.. Mimi Jensen uses bold colors to depi...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Mid Century Modern Abstracted Still Life in Warm Tones, Oil on Paper, 1943
By Calvin Anderson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1943 oil on paper textured abstracted still life in red, gray, and pink is by Bay Area painter, printmaker, and designer Calvin Anderson (b. 1925). He studied at CCAC and Art C...
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1940s American Modern Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Oil

Pepper Party / oil on canvas - still life with food
By Mimi Jensen
Located in Burlingame, CA
Glorious fun with food in this bold and colorful still life celebration where green, red, orange and yellow reigns, in this chili pepper scene from highly collectible American realis...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Colorful Oil on Canvas Carmel Valley Landscape with Mountains, Trees and Road
By Frederick Pomeroy
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century Impressionist colorful oil on canvas landscape of a Carmel Valley road through mountains and trees with orange, green and blue is by Frederick Pomeroy (1924-20...
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Mid-20th Century American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Still Harbor
By Benjamin Lussier
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
An oil painting of a sailboat at rest in a pond of water. Warm pastel colors depict the natural light and the water, reflecting upon Lussier's, almost abstract, geometric composition...
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2010s American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Monolith
By Benjamin Lussier
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
An oil painting of a fishing boat out of water. Painted from life, on a wooden dock. Lussier has placed the viewer below the boat, creating an essence of daunting awe of the large sh...
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2010s American Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Sunset Over Portsmouth
By Benjamin Lussier
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
An oil painting of a village beneath a layer of clouds, along a body of water. Warm pastel colors depict the natural light during sunset, reflecting upon Lussier's, almost abstract, ...
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2010s American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Panel

The Workshop
By Benjamin Lussier
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
An oil painting of boats out of water. 22 x 18 inches framed. Benjamin Lussier is a landscape painter based in New York City. Lussier discovered his love for painting at an early ...
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2010s American Impressionist Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Boats in Fog
By Benjamin Lussier
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
An oil painting of boats in water. A brushy-application of paint, and bright purple hue gives this impressionist painting an almost abstract feeling. 13 x 16 inches framed. Benjam...
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2010s American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Exceptional Portrait sketch of a Polish Vistula dog
By Jennifer Gennari
Located in Southport, CT
An exception oil on panel portrait of a Vistula. The skill of the artist is obvious with every brush stroke making this an outstanding painting. Jennifer is regarded as one of the fi...
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2010s American Realist Animal Paintings

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Oil

"Blue Harlequin"
By Nahum Tschacbasov
Located in Southampton, NY
Original oil on thick artist board by Russian/American artist, Nahum Tschacbasov. Signed upper right and dated 1948. Provenance: Woodstock, New York estate. Housed in a custom sil...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

Alpe Apuane 2.24.2012
By Nelson H. White
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
Painted from life, the Swiss Alps as viewed from Italy. Framed in a thick grey wooden frame. An oil painting of a mountain range. Dimensions framed: 11 x 18.25 inches Nelson H. Whit...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Cathedral
By Marc Dalessio
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
Marc Dalessio was born in 1972 in Los Angeles, California. Even in his earliest years, it was evident that his passion was art. In 1989 he started at the University of California at ...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Irises
By Rachel Personett
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
Painted from life, a grouping of irises stand tall against a black backdrop. A classical painting subject and style, with a fresh and intriguing touch. Rachel Personett was born in ...
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2010s American Realist Still-life Paintings

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Oil, Panel

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H 20 in. W 16 in. D 2 in.
Gala
By Anthony Ackrill
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
A beautifully executed, super-sized, trompe l'oeil oil painting of a gala apple with several levels of irony. A plump, bright, fresh apple, painted hyper realistically. The vibrant ...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Still-life Paintings

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Oil, Wood Panel

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H 48 in. W 48 in. D 3 in.
Still Life with Rose Bouquet
By Martha Walter
Located in New York, NY
A whimsical depiction by Martha Walter of an interior scene with table, roses, and vases. The bold colors and strong contrasts make Walter's work so striking and captivating. The flo...
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Early 20th Century American Impressionist Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Board

The Yellow Rose
By Nelson H. White
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
Painted by Nelson H. White, in his studio. A single yellow rose stands as the focal point in a small 6 x 4 inch panel. Poking out of a glass bottle, against a dark background, shades...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Impressionist Still-life Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Still Life with Roses and Fruit
By Martha Walter
Located in New York, NY
A whimsical depiction by Martha Walter of an interior scene with table, roses, and fruit. The bold colors and strong contrasts make Walter's work so striking and captivating. The flo...
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Early 20th Century American Impressionist Still-life Paintings

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Board, Canvas, Oil

Antique American Impressionist Plein Aire Landscape Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique impressionist landscape painting. Oil on board, circa 1910. Signed illegibly. Displayed in a period frame. Image, 7"L x 5.5"H, overall 12"L x 10"H.
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1920s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage American School Precisionist Bridge Abstract Cityscape Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American school bridge painting. Oil on board, circa 1951. Signed illegibly. Displayed in a brownwood frame. Image size, 12"L x 30"H, overall 15"L x 33"H..
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1950s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique American School Abstract Beach Landscape Original Framed Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist abstract landscape. Oil on canvas, circa 1950. Unsigned. Displayed in a period modernist frame. Image, 27.5"L x 24.5"H, overall 28"L x 25"H.
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1950s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

"Still Life with Fruits" Russian-American Modern Colorful Oil Painting on Board
By Ben Benn
Located in New York, NY
A strong modernist oil painting depicted in 1927 by Russian-American painter Ben Benn. With a highly recognizable modern style, fast brush stroke and expressive use of color, shape, ...
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1920s American Modern Still-life Paintings

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Oil, Board

Antique American Impressionist Beach Seascape Oil Painting by Walter Cleveland
Located in Buffalo, NY
Impressionist view of a beach by Walter Cleveland. Oil on board, circa 1900. Unsigned. Displayed in a period blackwood frame. Image, 11.5"L x 9.5"H, overall 13"L x 11"H.
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1890s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Still Life with Flowers" Russian-American Modern Colorful Oil Painting on Board
By Ben Benn
Located in New York, NY
A strong modernist oil painting depicted in 1936 by Russian-American painter Ben Benn. With a highly recognizable modern style, fast brush stroke and expressive use of color, shape, ...
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1930s American Modern Still-life Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

"Seated Nude" Nude Portrait of a Woman Oil on Board Painting by American Artist
By Louis Bouché
Located in New York, NY
This is a wonderful example of Louis Bouché's charming Nude portraits. The artist was truly a master of capturing the energy of the times, and character of his subjects effortlessly....
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Mid-20th Century American Impressionist Nude Paintings

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Oil, Board

Antique American School Museum Size Arts & Crafts Fall Landscape Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American impressionist oil painting of a fall landscape. Oil on canvas, circa 1900. Apparently unsigned. Displayed in a period giltwood frame. Image size, 50"L x 30"H, ov...
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Early 1900s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

American School Modernist Interior View Surreal TV Simpsons Madonna Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American interior composition painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1995. Signed illegibly lower right.. Displayed in a period modernist frame. Image, 37"L x 49"H, overall 38"L ...
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1980s Modern Interior Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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American Oil Paintings For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of american oil paintings is available on 1stDibs. There are many Impressionist, Modern and Expressionist versions of these works for sale. These items have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. You can search the american oil paintings that we have for sale on 1stDibs by color — popular works were created in bold and neutral palettes with elements of brown, gray, black and blue. These artworks have been a part of the life’s work for many artists, but the versions made by Marc Dalessio, Joseph Barrett, America Martin, Nicholas Evans-Cato and Donald S. Vogel are consistently popular. The range of these distinct pieces — often created in paint, oil paint and fabric — can elevate any room of your home. Some american oil paintings are too large for some spaces — a variety of smaller iterations, measuring # 0.5 inches across, are available.

How Much are American Oil Paintings?

American oil paintings can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price for items in our inventory is $2,996, while the lowest priced sells for $119 and the highest can go for as much as $1,250,000.