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South Branch Chicago River - Original Oil Painting, River, Sky, Industrial Area
By Art Chartow
Located in Chicago, IL
AWARDS Second Place Award for “View of Zug,” at “Urban Edge,” Grosse Pointe Art Center, Grosse Pointe, MI Henry Billings Award for “Skyway,” at “71st National Midyear show,” Butler ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

Coal Yard, South Branch Chicago River - Original Oil Painting, Dramatic Sky
By Art Chartow
Located in Chicago, IL
AWARDS Second Place Award for “View of Zug,” at “Urban Edge,” Grosse Pointe Art Center, Grosse Pointe, MI Henry Billings Award for “Skyway,” at “71st National Midyear show,” Butler I...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

Port of Chicago, Painting, Acrylic on Paper
By Anthony Dunphy
Located in Yardley, PA
An acrylic painting of Chicago port,ships and grain houses one day before they were destroyed in the Great Fire. :: Painting :: Contemporary :: This piece comes with an official cert...
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2010s Contemporary Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Chicago original expressionist acrylic painting
By Maria Asuncion Raventos
Located in CORAL GABLES - MIAMI, FL
Chicago original expressionist acrylic painting. RAVENTÓS Mª Assumpció – (San Sadurní d’Anoia, Barcelona 1930). Raventos trained at the elite Sant Jordi School of Fine Arts in Barce...
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Early 2000s Expressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Chicago
By Herb Alpert
Located in Palm Desert, CA
A painting by Herb Alpert. "Chicago" is an acrylic paint and coffee on canvas, abstract painting, executed in black with coffee stains and drips. Signed verso, "'Chicago' Herb Alpert...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Coffee, Acrylic

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H 60 in. W 48 in.
Chicago from the River, Midday, Oil Painting
By Suren Nersisyan
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />Artist Suren Nersisyan paints a sunny day in the city, with dappled brushwork capturing a gentle wind blowing across the Chicago River. "Turquoise and blue sh...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Impressionist Interior Paintings

Materials

Oil

Chicago Cityscape Mixed Media Painting on Canvas 38 x 56"
By Irena Orlov
Located in Sherman Oaks, CA
One of a kind Mixed Medium on Canvas Artwork: Original abstract mixed media work on canvas, which combines new media - digital original hand painting, printed on canvas, then hand ...
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2010s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Varnish, Archival Ink, Acrylic, Mixed Media

Moonglow Chicago, Original Painting
By Judy Mudd
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />Golden lights flicker on the shoreline as if beckoning a boat to sail closer. The moon glows softly bathing the city in magical light. "This piece is the only...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Impressionist Drawings and Waterc...

Materials

Watercolor

Optical Shapes #10
By Judy Chicago
Located in New York, NY
JUDY CHICAGO Optical Shapes #10, 1969 Acrylic on mat board 11 x 11 inches 11-1/4 x 11-/14 inches framed
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1960s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Board

Optical Shapes #6
By Judy Chicago
Located in New York, NY
JUDY CHICAGO Optical Shapes #6, 1969 Acrylic on mat board 11 x 11 inches 11-1/4 x 11-1/4 inches framed
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1960s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Board

Perspectiva De Chicago
By Alejandro Quincoces
Located in New York, NY
Alejandro Quincoces has been dedicated to drawing and painting since childhood. He combines his training as a painter with work in various advertising agencies. He earned his Fine Ar...
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2010s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Fine Modernist AFRICAN AMERICAN Harlequin Oil Painting Chicago Institute Artist
Located in New York, NY
Up for sale is a wonderful modernist portrait oil painting of a Harlequin by the Famous African American artist Charles Sebree 1914-1985 Sebree is one of the most important emergin...
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1930s American Modern Portrait Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

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

Chicago Jewish Modernist Mixed Media Surrealist Painting WPA Artist Mosaic Tiles
By Alexander Raymond Katz
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Alexander Raymond Katz (Hungarian-American, 1895-1974) initialed l.r. "A.R.K." inscribed verso "Prayer Tree", A Raymond Katz." Sight size: 39-3/4"h x 30"w Overall: 40-3/4"h x 30-3/...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Abstract Paintings

Materials

Mixed Media, Alkyd, Board

1960s "Rib Cage" Oil on Canvas Painting Art Institute of Chicago
By Edith Isaac-Rose
Located in New York, NY
Edith Isaac-Rose "Rib Cage" c.1960 Oil on canvas 28"x36" framed in natural wood gallery frame 29.5"x37.5" Painted on two canvases Unsigned, came from a portfolio of her work Edith I...
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Mid-20th Century American Realist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

French Impressionist oil painting Caldwell Woods Chicago Plein Air Original 1940
Located in Buffalo, NY
An original french impressionist plein air painting depicting the Caldwell Woods Nature Preserve in Chicago, IL. Louis Phillipe Kamm traveled to the US, visiting major cities, and p...
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1940s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Chicago River Wrigley Clock Tower Cityscape Urban Painting by Michael Budden
By Michael Budden
Located in Chesterfield, NJ
Along the Chicago River, Wrigley Clock Tower is an oil painting on canvas panel by award winning contemporary artist Michael Budden that showcases a beautiful evening on the Chicago...
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21st Century and Contemporary Realist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Gauguin's Girl (Figurative Painting of Women at the Chicago Art Institute)
By Judith Wyer
Located in Hudson, NY
Figurative paintings of a woman viewing a painting by Paul Gauguin at the Metropolitan Museum of Art "Gauguin's Girl", painted by Judith Wyer, in 2018 oil on wood panel 10 x 14 inche...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Wood Panel

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

Materials

Paper, Gouache

River Bridge, Urban Landscape, Chicago's Loop and Chicago River, Oil on Linen
By Enrique Santana
Located in Chicago, IL
The setting sun turns the skyscrapers into jewels upon the Chicago River in Santana's urban landscape entitled "River Bridge". That same setting sun plays with the river in tones of...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

“Chairman Mao’s Long Journey” Chicago.
By Erró
Located in Malmo, SE
Unique. Monotype on canvas. 1/1 ex. Signed,titled and dated at the verso. Artwork size: 102×77 cm. Frame size: 117 × 93 x 5 cm. Acquired directly from the artist. Free shipment w...
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2010s Pop Art Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Monotype

'Reclining Nude', Art Institute of Chicago
By Hendrik Grise
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right "Grise" and painted circa 1965. An Expressionist figural watercolor showing a woman reclining in an interior and contrasted against a coral and gold striped back...
Category

1960s Nude Paintings

Materials

Gouache, Paper

American Original Still Life Oil Painting from Chicago
Located in Chicago, IL
American still life, from an artist who taught painting at The Art Institute of Chicago.
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Vintage 1960s American Paintings

The Columbian Exhibition, the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair
Located in Saratoga Springs, NY
Thaddeus Welch (American 1844-1919) The Columbian Exhibition, the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair 70 x 35”, oil on board signed Request Price The Chicago world’s Fair of 1893 was billed a...
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Late 19th Century Hudson River School Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Fluorescent Afghan War Kite by renown Chicago artist
By Wesley Kimler
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
from Afghan Kite series. neon Orange black. 31 1/2 x 27 x 3 Framed Dimensions (Custom Plexi frame with wood back) ready to hang Chicago painter Wesley Kimler once referred to hims...
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2010s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Charcoal, Acrylic, Graphite

'Seated Nude', Art Institute of Chicago, California Expressionist
By Hendrik Grise
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right "Grise" for Hendrik Grise (American, 1914-1982) and painted circa 1968. Grise first studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and, beginning in the 1960s, created ...
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1960s Expressionist Nude Paintings

Materials

Paper, Acrylic, Watercolor

'Reclining Nude', Art Institute of Chicago, Hans Bellmer, Expressionism
By Hendrik Grise
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right "Grise" and painted circa 1965. A substantial Expressionist-style figural watercolor of a young woman reclining on a divan. Grise first studied at the Art I...
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1960s Nude Paintings

Materials

Paper, Gouache

'Fall Landscape, Indiana', AIC, Laguna Beach, Chicago Art Association
By Derk Smit
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, "Derk Smit" (American, 1889-1985) and painted circa 1950. An Impressionist oil landscape showing a view of trees with rust and ochre foliage leading to distant ...
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1950s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

'Biomorphic Abstraction', New Bauhaus, Chicago, Atelier 17, Brooklyn Museum
By Martin Hurtig
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, 'Hurtig' for Martin Hurtig (American, born 1929) and dated, '85''. A cabinet-size, oil abstract comprising a variety of polychrome, biomorphic elements contraste...
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1980s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Deconstruction- Chicago Loop Architecture Reflecting on Building, Oil on Linen
By Enrique Santana
Located in Chicago, IL
The artist captures a moment in time when the sun is at the perfect angle to reflect the buildings across the river, in this exquisite painting entitled "Deconstruction". The glass ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

Midcentury Abstract Chicago Cityscape Signed Oil Painting by Lee Reynolds
By Lee Reynolds
Located in London, GB
A large midcentury signed oil painting by Lee Reynolds (Vanguard Studios) of a Chicago street scene on an overcast day. The painting has the perspective from one end of the street wi...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Paint

'Fireflies', Art Institute of Chicago, San Francisco Art Association, Seattle
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed upper right, 'Laisner' for George Laisner (American, 1914-1984), titled, verso, 'Fireflies', and painted circa 1955. Born in Czechoslovakia, Laisner first studied at the Uni...
Category

1950s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paint, Encaustic, Board

"White Roses" Still Life Painting by Chicago Artist Stanley Mitruk
Located in Chicago, IL
Painting on board of an atmospheric still life of roses in a glass vase by Chicago artist Stanley Mitruk titled "White Roses", dated 1958. Measurements given below are for the fram...
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Wood, Paint

I Know Everything - Birds Eye View of Chicago Looking East, Oil & Acrylic
By Albert Vidal Moreno
Located in Chicago, IL
While visiting Chicago in the summer of 2019, Vidal was afforded a stunning view of the city from various vantage points. This bird's eye view is looking east into the city with a ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil, Acrylic

Chicago Theatre - Seated Woman Surrounded by Architectural Detail and Blue Walls
By Keiko Ogawa
Located in Chicago, IL
A solitary figure sits at a table engrossed in her work. The rich blue wall, with its decorative ornamentation, is juxtaposed against a kaleidoscope of color and texture in the fore...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

"Industrial Cityscape, Chicago" WPA Modernism Mid-Century Cityscape 20th Century
By Aaron Bohrod
Located in New York, NY
Midwestern Chicago artist Aaron Bohrod painted in 1931 this modernist industrial cityscape during the WPA of the 20th Century. Aaron Bohrod (American 1907 – 1992), Industrial Citysc...
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1930s American Modern Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

'Portrait of the Artist's Wife, Eileen', University of Illinois, Chicago Bauhaus
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Painted circa 1945 by Robert Francis Gatechair (American, 1913-2000) and stamped verso with certification of authenticity. Acquired from the son of the artist. A bright and fresh, w...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Watercolor, Gouache, Graphite

'Still Life of Daffodils', Lithuanian, Art Institute of Chicago
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed on old label, verso, 'Anthony Cooper' (Lithuanian-American, 1907-1992), titled, 'Spring Bouquet' and painted circa 1955. Antanas Skupas, also known as Anthony Cooper, attende...
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1950s Post-Impressionist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

'Study of a Young Woman', California Woman artist, Art Institute of Chicago
By Sarah Hobson
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower left, 'Sarah H. Hobson' and dated, '1936'. A delicately modeled, gouache and watercolor study of a young woman with copper hair. Sarah Villarette Hoover Hobson studied...
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1930s Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Watercolor, Paper

"Night Skaters," Vivid Genre Painting of Ice Skating in 1940s Chicago
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Painted with great verve and energy, this depiction of a circle of ice skaters circumnavigating a rink in Chicago -- perhaps the Lincoln Park Zoo rink -- was made in 1943 by John Win...
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Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Paintings

Materials

Paint

'Lake Sunset', Art Institute Chicago, New York Art Students League, Smithsonian
By Ernest Harrison Barnes
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower left, 'E. H. Barnes' for Ernest Harrison Barnes (American, 1873-1955) and painted circa 1925. Born in Portland, New York, Ernest Barnes graduated from Hillsdale Colleg...
Category

1920s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Chicago Fire - Original Oil, Abstract with Swirling Shades of Red and White
By Richard Gibbons
Located in Chicago, IL
Richard Gibbons' abstract painting "Chicago Fire" provides the viewer with an intangible and emotional experience with it's illuminous, and transparent shades of red and white. The ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Oil, Canvas

'Study of a Young Woman', California Woman artist, Art Institute of Chicago
By Sarah Hobson
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
A sensitively drawn pastel study of a young woman with red hair shown wearing a blue dress and gazing to the viewers right. Signed lower left, 'Sarah H. Hobson' and painted circa 19...
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1930s Figurative Paintings

Materials

Paper, Pastel

Chicago/Wisconsin Artist Aaron Bohrod Oil Painting, circa 1940s, Shop Windows
By Aaron Bohrod
Located in Phoenix, AZ
Aaron Bohrod (1907-1992) oil on gesso panel. Titled: “Shop Windows,” circa 1946. Measures: 16" H x 20" W. Frame measures: 23" H x 27" W. In excellent condition. Aaron Bohrod...
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Mid-20th Century Paintings

Hubbard's Cave - Urban Landscape in the Heart of Chicago, Original Oil, Framed
By Eric Edward Esper
Located in Chicago, IL
More than just a street underpass, Hubbard’s Cave is a triple-decker infrastructure sandwich that passes beneath railroad tracks, parking lots, even entire warehouses are perched ov...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

'Portrait of a Woman' Early California Woman, Art Institute of Chicago, Art Deco
By Frances Haines Sweeney
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, 'Frances Haines' for Frances Haines Sweeney (American, 20th century) and dated '1933'. This well-listed California woman artist first exhibited at the Art Instit...
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1930s Naturalistic Portrait Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

From Lake Point Towers, Birds Eye View of Chicago Looking East, Oil & Acrylic
By Albert Vidal Moreno
Located in Chicago, IL
While visiting Chicago in the summer of 2019, Vidal was afforded this stunning view of the city from Lake Point Towers - the only building east of Chicago's iconic Lake Shore Drive. ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil, Acrylic

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

Materials

Gouache

Urban Beachfront Landscape, Chicago's Lake Shore Dr, Oil on Linen, Water and Sky
By Enrique Santana
Located in Chicago, IL
The stunning azure blue water contrasts beautifully with the warm browns of the retaining wall in Santana's urban landscape entitled "Danger, Submerged Rocks". The pale yellow sky s...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

"Basket of Eggs" Painting on Board by Chicago Artist Stanley Mitruk 1958
By Stanley Mitruk
Located in Chicago, IL
Painting on board of an atmospheric still life of eggs in a cloth draped basket by Chicago artist Stanley Mitruk titled "Basket of Eggs", dated 1958. Measurements given below are ...
Category

Vintage 1950s American Modern Paintings

Materials

Wood, Paint

Chicago Skyline Artist Joseph Catanzaro Winner of the Chicago Artist of the Year
Located in Chicago, IL
Abstract Chicago skyline painting, acrylic on canvas, by local Chicago artist, Joesph Catanzaro. Winner of the Chicago “Artists of the Year” for the Chicago Convention and Tourism Bu...
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2010s American Modern Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Lake Almanor, Mt. Lassen' Art Institute of Chicago, Ecole-des-Beaux-Arts, Paris
By Martin Baer
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, 'Martin Baer' and dated 1958; additionally signed verso and dated June 1958. A lyrical modernist oil showing a view of of the California peak painted with intuit...
Category

1950s Modern Abstract Paintings

Materials

Graphite, Paper, Oil

TEN-YEAR AIR CRUISE "ROME-CHICAGO-NEW YORK OF1933",cm 42 x 58 Tempera
Located in Torino, IT
Airplanes, Seaplanes, New York, 1933, Futurism, aeropainting,Italo Balbo TEN-YEAR AIR CRUISE "ROME - CHICAGO - NEW YORK OF 1933 Umberto DI LAZZARO (1898-1968) Important painter and p...
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1930s Futurist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Tempera, Cardboard

Borrowed Landscapes Study No.182/ IL, Chicago, Wrigley & Tribune Buildings
By Nina Tichava
Located in Denver, CO
Nina Tichava's paintings are about relationships; she is interested in the interactions between materials and methods as well as the color and spatial relationships that naturally de...
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2010s Contemporary Paintings

Materials

Tape, Mixed Media, Acrylic, Postcard, Graphite

'Pink and White Dog Roses', Large Oil Still Life, Chicago Woman artist
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, 'Dorothy Frantz' (American, 1904-1972) and painted circa 1945. Dorothy Frantz was a native of Massachusetts and subsequently moved to Chicago. She later maintain...
Category

1960s Still-life Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Chicago Skyline
By Adolf Arthur Dehn
Located in Fairlawn, OH
Unsigned Provenance: Estate of the artist c. 1929/30 Sheet: 9 7/8 x 14 1/8" Mat: 15 1/4 x 19 3/4"
Category

1920s Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Oil Crayon

Harry Bouras Chicago Abstract Expressionist ' Nightfigure', 1960
By Harry Bouras
Located in Sharon, CT
Important 1960 painting/collage by the late Chicago Abstract Expressionist- Harry Bouras (1931-1990). Signed verso and in a period Kulicke frame. Amongst his other significant accom...
Category

Vintage 1950s American Modern Paintings

Materials

Paint

Chicago Bathers Figurative
Located in Soquel, CA
Wonderful figurative painting of bathers with the Chicago Skyline in the background. Style of Adolf Arthur Dehn. Signed A.F. or G.F '33' lower right. A 1.5" circular piece of the pap...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor, Laid Paper

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H 24 in. W 30 in. D .10 in.
Chicago Convention, 1968 by Rodney G. Landsman ‘American, 1930-2016’
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Chicago Convention, 1968 Rodney G. Landsman (American, 1930-2016) American abstract / social realism painter Oil on canvas 30"x 42" Thin wood protective surround frame 30.5" x 42.5" ...
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20th Century American Modern Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Large Figurative Abstract Oil By Chicago Artist Robert D Smeltzer
Located in Chicago, IL
Large figural abstract painted by Robert D. Smeltzer in the 1960's. Mr. Smeltzer was born in 1933, graduated from the Art Institute of Chicago in 1969, was a founder of the Bucktown...
Category

Vintage 1960s American Paintings

Materials

Board, Wood

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How Much is a Chicago Painting?

The price for a chicago painting in our collection starts at $120 and tops out at $90,000 with the average selling for $2,400.