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Cityscape Lithograph Chicago Modernist
By Richard Florsheim
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Other Subject: Landscape Medium: lithograph Surface: Canvas Country: United States Dimensions with Frame: 12.75 X 15.75 The artist Richard Florsheim depicts a Seascape using ...
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20th Century Modern Landscape Paintings

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Lithograph

Surrealist Architectural Landscape Silkscreen 1970s Chicago Modernist Lithograph
By William Schwedler
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Orange, Turquoise, Red, Surrealist abstract. This serigraph has never been framed. It is pencil signed by hand "the estate of Wm Schwedler" and numbered in pencil from the limited ed...
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1970s American Modern Abstract Prints

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Screen

'Lakeshore, Chicago', Modernist Landscape, Woman Artist, Crocker Museum
By Muriel Backman
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
A mid-century, Modernist view of Chicago, seen in the evening with the lights of numerous buildings reflected in the still waters of Lake Michigan. Signed lower right "M. Backman" f...
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1960s Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Handmade Paper

Surrealist Architectural Landscape "Fall for it" 1970s Chicago Modernist
By William Schwedler
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
This serigraph has never been framed. Chicago born Modernist. Showed at Andrew Crispo Gallery and Tibor de Nagy Gallery. Schwedler could not help but be influenced by the local art...
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1970s American Modern Abstract Prints

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Screen

Chicago Modernist Gouache Painting Shabbat Hebrew Calligraphy WPA Artist Judaica
By Alexander Raymond Katz
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
A Judaica painting with Hebrew Calligraphy by noted Chicago Modernist. Alexander Raymond Katz (his Hungarian first name, Sandor, was anglicized to Alexander) was born in Kassa, Hunga...
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1930s Modern Abstract Paintings

1970s Brutalist Welded Steel Sculpture George Kafka Chicago Modernist Artist
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
George Kafka, 1924-1998 had no formal art training. The oldest of five children, he went to work to support his family after his father died. He never completed high school. He star...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Sculptures

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Steel

Chicago Modernist Line Drawing Reclining Nude WPA Artist. Exhibited Work
By William S. Schwartz
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Reclining Nude.Early modernist line drawing, by American artist William S. Schwartz, c. 1940, gouache painting, signed with initials, framed. (size includes frame). Work is reminisce...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Nude Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Charcoal

Automobile Bronze Sculpture Car, John Kearney Auto Toy Art Chicago Modernist
By John Kearney
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
John Kearney, 1924-2014, "Auto w/4 Passengers", Bronze, signed and dated "J. Kearney Roma '68." From the estate of Dr. Adrian Zorgniotti, 1925-1994, noted American urologist, medical...
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20th Century Modern Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Portrait of an Old Man with Cane, Important Chicago Modernist WPA Artist
By William S. Schwartz
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Portrait of an Old Man with Cane, by American artist William S. Schwartz, c. 1940, gouache painting, signed l.l, framed. William S. Schwartz (February 23, 1896 – February 10, 1977)...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Gouache

Chicago Scene Modernist Architectural Lithograph, Nevada Artist
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Jim McCormick was born in Chicago in 1936. He attended the University of Tulsa where he received a bachelor’s degree in art in 1958, then a M.A. in painting and printmaking in 1960. ...
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1980s American Modern Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Mixed Media Sculptural Painting "Unicorn" Chicago Jewish Modernist
By Alexander Raymond Katz
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Modern Subject: Abstract Medium: Mixed Media Surface: Board Dimensions: 28.75 X 24 (size includes frame. signed with initials and bearing a label verso. Reminiscent of the Ar...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Mixed Media

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Mixed Media

Abstract Signed Cubist Bronze Sculpture "Cats" Chicago Bauhaus Woman Modernist
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
This listing is just for the sculpture. (the picture of the ad is for reference and is not included.) Marie Zoe Greene-Mercier was an artist, writer and arts activist who worked in t...
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1960s Cubist Abstract Sculptures

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Travertine, Bronze

Chicago Jewish Modernist Judaica Painting Simchat Torah WPA Artist Israeli Flags
By Alexander Raymond Katz
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
This has young ISraeli pioneers dancing with the flag as typical of works of the late British mandate Palestine era early state of Israel. Genre: Modern Subject: Figurative (stained...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Gouache

Modernist Chicago School Seascape
By William Jacobs
Located in Buffalo, NY
Cubist harbor view by William Jacobs (1897-1973). Gouache on board, circa 1940. Signed lower left, "W. Jacobs". Displayed in a silver leaf frame with grey linen liner. Image size...
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1940s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Pastel, Watercolor, Gouache

American Modernist Oil Painting Abstract Boat, Chicago Artist
By Abbott Pattison
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Oil on canvas, unstretched painting. signed. Abbott Lawrence Pattison (May 15, 1916 – April 16, 1999) was an American sculptor and abstract artist. Though he also painted, Mr. Patt...
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1950s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Vienna Image, Large Abstract Cityscape Oil Painting Chicago Jewish Modernist
By Fred Rappaport
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Rappaport (1912-1989), Jewish Modernist painter and woodcut artist. Fred Rappaport was born in Vienna, Austria in 1912. He graduated from the Wien Akadamie der Bildenden Kunste and w...
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1970s Expressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

Vintage 1967 Modernist Maquette for Chicago Picasso Cubist Sculpture Head
By (after) Pablo Picasso
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
This is a model of the large Picasso sculpture in Chicago it is a vintage piece from 1967 and was made for the Chicago Public Building Commission (I believe by the Chicago replica co...
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1960s Modern Abstract Sculptures

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Metal

Venice, Italy Panorama American Modernist Oil Painting Chicago Artist. 2 Sided
By Abbott Pattison
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Oil on paper (possibly gouache) painting. unsigned. this is two sided with the back having a drawing titled Cagnes Sur Mer (France) and dated February 1957. Abbott Lawrence Pattiso...
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1950s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Oil

Vintage 1967 Modernist Maquette for Chicago Picasso Cubist Sculpture Head
By (after) Pablo Picasso
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
This is a model of the large Picasso sculpture in Chicago it is a vintage piece from 1967 and was made for the Chicago Public Building Commission by the Chicago replica co. The Chic...
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1960s Modern Abstract Sculptures

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Marble, Metal

Tugboats in the Harbor, American Modernist Oil Painting Chicago Artist
By Abbott Pattison
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Oil on paper (possibly gouache) painting. unsigned. Abbott Lawrence Pattison (May 15, 1916 – April 16, 1999) was an American sculptor and abstract artist. Though he also painted, M...
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1950s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Oil

Chicago Modernist For Sale on 1stDibs

Find the exact chicago modernist you’re shopping for in the variety available on 1stDibs. You can easily find an example made in the Abstract style, while we also have 1 Abstract versions to choose from as well. Adding a chicago modernist 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, beige, black, gray and protectString (more). A chicago modernist from Alexander Raymond Katz, William S. Schwartz, William Schwedler, Muriel Backman and Richard Florsheim — each of whom created distinctive versions of this kind of work — is worth considering. These artworks were handmade with extraordinary care, with artists most often working in metal, paint and paper. A large chicago modernist can prove too dominant for some spaces — a smaller chicago modernist, measuring 4 high and 7.5 wide, may better suit your needs.

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A chicago modernist can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price for items in our inventory is $2,200, while the lowest priced sells for $450 and the highest can go for as much as $6,500.