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"Quimper Creamer, Red Grapes & Cloth" Still Life Oil Painting on Wood Panel
By Bert Beirne
Located in New York, NY
A luminous still life that borrows themes from Dutch 17th Century Masters, we are drawn to the very details that Beirne captures effortlessly. The subdued, yet boldness of the colors...
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20th Century Realist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil, Wood Panel

Large Graphic Fijian Bark Cloth Painting
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Incredible painting on tree bark from Fiji where the bark cloth is historically beaten from fibrous vines and then painted. The various designs reference the natural environment. Cus...
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Vintage 1950s Fijian Paintings

Materials

Textile

  • Large Graphic Fijian Bark Cloth Painting
  • Large Graphic Fijian Bark Cloth Painting
  • Large Graphic Fijian Bark Cloth Painting
  • Large Graphic Fijian Bark Cloth Painting
H 50 in. W 37 in. D 1.25 in.
Pressure or Lenin - A Red Cloth, Painting, Oil on Canvas
Located in Yardley, PA
Olga Lukovska wrote : Pressure or Lenin - A Red Cloth, the painting of Roman Rembovsky. This painting stands out by its originality and symbolic meaning. It emphasizes memories, whic...
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21st Century and Contemporary Realist Paintings

Materials

Oil

20th Century Bark Cloth Painting, Mbuti 'Efe' People, D.R. Congo
Located in Point Richmond, CA
20th Century bark cloth painting, Mbuti (Efe) people, Ituri Forest, D. R. Congo A painted barkcloth from the Efe people in the Ituri forest of northeastern Democratic Republic of ...
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Vintage 1970s Congolese Tribal Drawings

Materials

Natural Fiber

The cloth
By Tatiana Levchenko
Located in moscow, RU
The cloth, 2021, 100x100 cm
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

  • The cloth
  • The cloth
  • The cloth
  • The cloth
H 39.38 in. W 39.38 in.
Pink Vase on Green Cloth, Oil Painting
By Feng Biddle
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />Artist Feng Biddle says one of her favorite activities is gathering summer flowers from her garden. After cutting a colorful bouquet, she created this arrange...
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21st Century and Contemporary Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil

Peering Through, multicolored abstract expressionist painting on drop cloth
By Margaret Fitzgerald
Located in New York, NY
I'm interested in the physicality of the painting process, and how this physical process connects me to the messy processes of paint application and decision-making. I'm interested i...
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2010s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil Crayon, Oil, Pencil

The Blue Cloth 5
By Bettina Mauel
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Bettina Mauel expresses vitality and sensuality in her abstract and figurative paintings. “I paint what I experience,” she articulates. “This includes landscapes, dancers and peopl...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink, Graphite

The Blue Cloth 7
By Bettina Mauel
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Bettina Mauel expresses vitality and sensuality in her abstract and figurative paintings. “I paint what I experience,” she articulates. “This includes landscapes, dancers and peopl...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink, Graphite

The Blue Cloth 6
By Bettina Mauel
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Bettina Mauel expresses vitality and sensuality in her abstract and figurative paintings. “I paint what I experience,” she articulates. “This includes landscapes, dancers and peopl...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink

The Green Cloth 3
By Bettina Mauel
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Bettina Mauel expresses vitality and sensuality in her abstract and figurative paintings. “I paint what I experience,” she articulates. “ This includes landscapes, dancers and peopl...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink, Graphite

Tugging at the Red Cloth, gestural red contemporary abstract painting
By Emna Zghal
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Tugging at the Red Cloth, is a gestural red contemporary abstract painting with gorgeous lines and texture. Artist Statement: The blue of the ocean, the darkness of night, or the ...
Category

Early 2000s Conceptual Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"The Day Rises", Nude Laying Woman in Transparent Cloth Figurative Painting
Located in Clermont-Ferrand, FR
This is a painting with mixed media collage by French artist Françoise Collandre. A graduate from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Métiers d'Arts in Paris, Françoise Collandre en...
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2010s Modern Portrait Paintings

Materials

Mixed Media, Canvas, Acrylic

The Red Cloth 128
By Bettina Mauel
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Bettina Mauel expresses vitality and sensuality in her abstract and figurative paintings. “I paint what I experience,” she articulates. “This includes landscapes, dancers and peopl...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Linen, Ink, Archival Paper

The Red Cloth 83
By Bettina Mauel
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Bettina Mauel expresses vitality and sensuality in her abstract and figurative paintings. “I paint what I experience,” she articulates. “This includes landscapes, dancers and peopl...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink

The Red Cloth 82
By Bettina Mauel
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Bettina Mauel expresses vitality and sensuality in her abstract and figurative paintings. “I paint what I experience,” she articulates. “This includes landscapes, dancers and people ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Ink, Paper

The Red Cloth 86
By Bettina Mauel
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Bettina Mauel expresses vitality and sensuality in her abstract and figurative paintings. “I paint what I experience,” she articulates. “This includes landscapes, dancers and peopl...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Ink, Paper

The Red Cloth 126
By Bettina Mauel
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Bettina Mauel expresses vitality and sensuality in her abstract and figurative paintings. “I paint what I experience,” she articulates. “This includes landscapes, dancers and peopl...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink

Ada with the Blue Cloth - Figurative Nude Painting: Oil on Canvas
By Luis Morris ROI
Located in London, GB
Luis Morris has Society Membership of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters. He say's of his work and process - "My approach to a new piece of work is to do preparatory tonal sketch...
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2010s Contemporary Nude Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

'Orange Pumpkin' Photorealist painting of pumpkins, on a blue, teal cloth
By Mark Lijftogt
Located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire
'Orange Pumpkin' Still Life painting with pumpkins on a blue and teal table cloth. Amazing in any interior setting. Lijftogt was born in Amsterdam and at the age of 19 decided to p...
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21st Century and Contemporary Photorealist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

The Red Cloth 49 (framed)
By Bettina Mauel
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Bettina Mauel expresses vitality and sensuality in her abstract and figurative paintings. “I paint what I experience,” she articulates. “This includes landscapes, dancers and people ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Graphite, Ink, Paper

Cherries on a green Cloth original realism still life oil painting
By Martha Nairn
Located in London, Chelsea
The original realism painting by Martha Nairn is framed and ready to be displayed. Martha Nairn was born in rural Pennsylvania in 1955, where her family lived until,they moved to G...
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21st Century and Contemporary Realist Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Senza Titolo 5 No Title Oil Painting Bull Red Cloth Rome Contemporary In Stock
By Giovanni Tommasi Ferroni
Located in Utrecht, NL
Senza Titolo 5 No Title Oil Painting Bull Red Cloth Rome Contemporary In Stock Giovanni Tommasi Ferroni (1967, Rome) descended from an artistic Tuscan family. His grandfather, fathe...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Animal Paintings

Materials

Oil

1980s Bird Painting on Cloth with Frame
Located in Malaga, ES
1980s bird painting on cloth with frame. Dimensions with frame: 109 x 66 x 4cm.
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Late 20th Century French Paintings

Materials

Fabric

  • 1980s Bird Painting on Cloth with Frame
  • 1980s Bird Painting on Cloth with Frame
  • 1980s Bird Painting on Cloth with Frame
  • 1980s Bird Painting on Cloth with Frame
H 41.34 in. W 24.81 in. D 1.58 in.
Marilyn In Terry Cloth Robe Norma Jean
By George Torjussen
Located in Delray Beach, FL
Marilyn In Terry Cloth Robe, Norma Jean large paintig. Acrylic on artist shaped D2 canvas and wood panel. George Torjussen was born in Brooklyn, NYC in 1932, he is American, artist. ...
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2010s Pop Art Figurative Paintings

Materials

Cotton Canvas, Acrylic

Still Life with Peach on Cloth
By David Ligare
Located in New York, NY
Signed and dated (at lower right): L; (on verso): D. Ligare / 2014
Category

2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Still Life with Figs on Cloth
By David Ligare
Located in New York, NY
SAPERE AUDE. Dare to be wise. Immanuel Kant’s directive is embodied in the work of David Ligare. For thirty-five years, Ligare has dedicated his work to Classicist ideals: Truth, Bea...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Still Life with Apple on Cloth
By David Ligare
Located in New York, NY
Signed and dated (at lower right): L; (on verso): D. Ligare / 2014
Category

2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Pink Roses on Pink Cloth on the Porch, Painting, Oil on MDF Panel
By Carol Steinberg
Located in Yardley, PA
Pretty pink roses painted en plein air, with a backdrop of the city. :: Painting :: Impressionist :: This piece comes with an official certificate of authenticity signed by the artis...
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21st Century and Contemporary Impressionist Paintings

Materials

Oil

MEISSEN TEAPOT, still life, photorealism, porcelain, patterned cloth
By Olga Antonova
Located in New York, NY
In her oil paintings on canvas, Olga Antonova renders intimate objects in soft focus through her fluid and nuanced brushwork.
Category

2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil, Canvas

Recall - Original Color Cloth on Plywood by Leo Guida - 1997
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Recall (Original Title: Richiamo) is an original Contemporary artwork realized in 1997 by the italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017). Colored cloth on plywood. Hand-si...
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1990s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Plywood

Mounted Kuba Cloth Panel
Located in Chicago, IL
A wonderful early 20th century Kuba cloth panel with a fantastic all-over geometric pattern woven in black and natural raffia. Kuba cloths are constructed of fine strips of raffia, k...
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Early 20th Century Congolese Tribal Paintings

Materials

Raffia

  • Mounted Kuba Cloth Panel
  • Mounted Kuba Cloth Panel
  • Mounted Kuba Cloth Panel
  • Mounted Kuba Cloth Panel
H 64.5 in. W 30 in. D 1.38 in.
Mounted Kuba Cloth Panel
Located in Chicago, IL
A striking 20th century Kuba cloth panel with a fantastic all-over interlocking meandering hook pattern woven in black and natural flat-weave and cut pile raffia. Kuba cloths are con...
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20th Century Congolese Tribal Paintings

Materials

Raffia

  • Mounted Kuba Cloth Panel
  • Mounted Kuba Cloth Panel
  • Mounted Kuba Cloth Panel
  • Mounted Kuba Cloth Panel
H 23.5 in. W 22.5 in. D 1.25 in.
Val Archer, Still life of Quinces on a table cloth
Located in Harkstead, GB
A really striking image of quinces on a tablecloth with vivid colour and wonderful detail. Val Archer, Contemporary Three Quinces Signed with initials Oil on board 8 x 8 inches 9 x...
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20th Century Contemporary Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Mid Century Fuji Apples Still Life with Plaid Cloth
By Helen Enoch Gleiforst
Located in Soquel, CA
Beautiful oil painting of a basket of Fuji apples with a plaid cloth hanging behind by Helen Gleiforst (American, 1903-1997). Signed "Gleiforst" lower right. Unframed. Image, 24"H x ...
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1950s Fauvist Still-life Paintings

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Masonite, Oil

Venice, 2020 Acrylic on cloth 76.8 x 76.8 in. 195 x 195 cm
By Ewa Bathelier
Located in Atlanta, GA
Ewa Bathelier’s experience as a costume and set designer in the theater is clearly reflected in her signature acrylic paintings. Having spent her adult life in France, the artist foc...
Category

2010s Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Fabric, Acrylic

Deep Red, 2020 Acrylic on cloth 78 7/10 x 78 7/10 in.
By Ewa Bathelier
Located in Atlanta, GA
Ewa Bathelier’s experience as a costume and set designer in the theater is clearly reflected in her signature acrylic paintings. Having spent her adult life in France, the artist foc...
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2010s Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Fabric, Acrylic

Laundry Day. Child hanging cloths in Breeze. Cover. The Household Guest
By Florence E. Nosworthy
Located in Miami, FL
The Artist captures a "caught moment" of cloths blowing in the wind. It's being witnessed by an inquisitive bird, while be ducklings and a cute kitty cat accompany her. Signed lower...
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1930s American Modern Portrait Paintings

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Pastel, Archival Ink, Gouache, Graphite

Very Large Hand Painted Tapa Cloth From Oceania ( Wallis, The Society Islands ).
Located in Cotignac, FR
Very large and detailed Ethnographic hand painted early 20th century tapa cloth from the Society Island of Wallis in French Polynesia. Laid on board. This piece is unusual both for ...
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Early 20th Century Tribal Landscape Paintings

Materials

Dye, Handmade Paper, Mulberry Paper

Terra Tutu, 2020 Acrylic on cloth 63 x 63 in. 160 x 160 cm
By Ewa Bathelier
Located in Atlanta, GA
Ewa Bathelier’s experience as a costume and set designer in the theater is clearly reflected in her signature acrylic paintings. Having spent her adult life in France, the artist foc...
Category

2010s Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Fabric

Rose, 2017 Acrylic on cloth 78.74 x 82.7 in. 200 x 210 cm
By Ewa Bathelier
Located in Atlanta, GA
Ewa Bathelier’s experience as a costume and set designer in the theater is clearly reflected in her signature acrylic paintings. Having spent her adult life in France, the artist foc...
Category

2010s Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Fabric, Acrylic

Plumes, 2020 Acrylic on cloth 60.6 x 89.76 in. 154 x 228 cm
By Ewa Bathelier
Located in Atlanta, GA
Ewa Bathelier’s experience as a costume and set designer in the theater is clearly reflected in her signature acrylic paintings. Having spent her adult life in France, the artist foc...
Category

2010s Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Fabric, Acrylic

Pink Dress, 2017 Acrylic on cloth 78.7 x 29.5 in. 200 x 75 cm
By Ewa Bathelier
Located in Atlanta, GA
Ewa Bathelier’s experience as a costume and set designer in the theater is clearly reflected in her signature acrylic paintings. Having spent her adult life in France, the artist foc...
Category

2010s Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Fabric, Acrylic

Untitled, Figurative, Batik on Cloth by Modern Indian Artist Laxma Goud-In Stock
By Laxma Goud
Located in Kolkata, West Bengal
K. Laxma Goud - Untitled - 24 x 34 inches Batik on Cloth ( FRAMED ALL IN DOOR DELIVERED ) Style : Goud displays versatility over a range of mediums, from printmaking, drawing,...
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2010s Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Textile

Mounted Shoowa Kuba Cloth Panel
Located in Chicago, IL
A striking 20th century Shoowa Kuba cloth panel with a fantastic all-over interlocking meandering hook and knot pattern woven in black and natural flat-weave and cut pile raffia. Kub...
Category

Mid-20th Century Congolese Tribal Paintings

Materials

Raffia

  • Mounted Shoowa Kuba Cloth Panel
  • Mounted Shoowa Kuba Cloth Panel
  • Mounted Shoowa Kuba Cloth Panel
  • Mounted Shoowa Kuba Cloth Panel
H 21 in. W 24.5 in. D 1.25 in.
Stitch on Cloth, Acrylic on Canvas, Red, Blue by Contemporary Artist "In Stock"
Located in Kolkata, West Bengal
Jyotirmoy De - Stitch on Cloth Acrylic on Canvas, 36 x 36 inches PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS : 1) 2 YEAR CERTIFICATE COURSE IN DESIGN, FROM KALA BHAVANA, VISVA BHARATI, SANTINIKETA...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Golden Dress, 2020 Acrylic on cloth 74.8 x 78.74 in. 190 x 200 cm
By Ewa Bathelier
Located in Atlanta, GA
Ewa Bathelier’s experience as a costume and set designer in the theater is clearly reflected in her signature acrylic paintings. Having spent her adult life in France, the artist foc...
Category

2010s Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Fabric, Acrylic

Stitch on Cloth, Acrylic on Canvas, Red, Blue by Contemporary Artist "In Stock"
Located in Kolkata, West Bengal
Jyotirmoy De - Stitch on Cloth Acrylic on Canvas, 36 x 36 inches PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS : 1) 2 YEAR CERTIFICATE COURSE IN DESIGN, FROM KALA BHAVANA, VISVA BHARATI, SANTINIKETA...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Warm Velvet Tutu, 2020 Acrylic on cloth 63 x 63 in. 160 x 160 cm
By Ewa Bathelier
Located in Atlanta, GA
Ewa Bathelier’s experience as a costume and set designer in the theater is clearly reflected in her signature acrylic paintings. Having spent her adult life in France, the artist foc...
Category

2010s Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Fabric, Acrylic

Green, 2020 Acrylic on cloth 78.74 x 78.74 in. 200 x 200 cm
By Ewa Bathelier
Located in Atlanta, GA
Ewa Bathelier’s experience as a costume and set designer in the theater is clearly reflected in her signature acrylic paintings. Having spent her adult life in France, the artist foc...
Category

2010s Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Fabric, Acrylic

Lotus Pond, Wash on Cloth, Pink, Blue, Green by Indian Artist "In Stock"
Located in Kolkata, West Bengal
Yugal Kishor Sharma - Lotus Pond - 29.5 x 91 inches (unframed size) Wash on Cloth. Inclusive of shipment in roll form. About thwe Artist & his works : Born : Rajasthan in 1959. Edu...
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2010s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Sailcloth, Washi Paper

Mid 18th Century Italian Late Baroque / Rococo Oil on Cloth Framed Painting
Located in Malaga, ES
Antique mid 18th century Italian late Baroque / Rococo oil on cloth framed ornamental painting with rocaille, flowering roses and vases.
Category

Antique 18th Century Italian Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Senape Dress, 2020 Acrylic on cloth 78.74 x 78.74 in. 200 x 200 cm
By Ewa Bathelier
Located in Atlanta, GA
Ewa Bathelier’s experience as a costume and set designer in the theater is clearly reflected in her signature acrylic paintings. Having spent her adult life in France, the artist foc...
Category

2010s Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Fabric, Acrylic

TALL TEAPOT, green and yellow cloth, reflection in teapot, still life
By Olga Antonova
Located in New York, NY
Perhaps it is her skill in portraiture which renders such strength to Olga Antonova’s still life paintings. Beneath her brush, technically “inanimate” objects come alive with a vibra...
Category

2010s Realist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Venice Dress, 2020 Acrylic on cloth 78.74 x 78.74 in. 200 x 200 cm
By Ewa Bathelier
Located in Atlanta, GA
Ewa Bathelier’s experience as a costume and set designer in the theater is clearly reflected in her signature acrylic paintings. Having spent her adult life in France, the artist foc...
Category

2010s Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Fabric, Acrylic

"Stacked Plates and Cups on Blue Patterned Cloth" Elegant, lavender, polka dots
By Olga Antonova
Located in Wellesley, MA
"Stacked Plates and Cups on Blue Patterned Cloth," Oil on Canvas, 24 x 30 Inches. Elegant, whimsical still life of of two large stacks of cups and plates against a lavender fleur de...
Category

2010s Realist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil

Large Art Deco "Trench Art" Pin-Up Painting, Oil on Heavy Cloth, Signed
By George Brown Petty IV, Alberto Vargas
Located in Dallas, TX
Painted by seaman Colaianni on the USS Rigel, circa 1940s. Nicely executed cheesecake image in manner of Petty / Varga / Vargas. The Rigel was docked at Pearl Harbor during the att...
Category

Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Paintings

South Pacific Bark Cloth on Board
Located in Denton, TX
Bark cloth or tapa cloth mounted on plywood and trimmed in mahogany. Bark cloth, or tapa, is not a woven material, but made from bark that has been softened through a process of s...
Category

20th Century American Samoan Paintings

Materials

Paint, Wood

  • South Pacific Bark Cloth on Board
  • South Pacific Bark Cloth on Board
  • South Pacific Bark Cloth on Board
  • South Pacific Bark Cloth on Board
H 48.5 in. W 53.38 in. D .63 in.
PEACH ON TABLE, figurative still life, peach, table with blue legs, flower cloth
By Olga Antonova
Located in New York, NY
Olga Antonova trained at the Repin Institute in Saint Petersburg and specializes in still life paintings of shiny kettles and porcelain china cups and plates, as well as quirky self-...
Category

2010s Contemporary Still-life Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"Elegant Still Life of Pitcher in Blue and Gold with White Pattern on Cloth"
By Olga Antonova
Located in Wellesley, MA
"Elegant Still Life of Pitcher in Blue and Gold with White Pattern on Cloth" Olga Antonova’s subject is compositions of extraordinarily elegant and beautiful cups, plates, teapots, ...
Category

2010s Realist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil

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Cloth Painting For Sale on 1stDibs

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