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Polish French Ecole de Paris Mid Century Modernist Oil Painting Clown Juggler
By Abram Krol
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Abram Abraham Krol was born January 22, 1919, in Pabianice (Lodz), Poland. Abram Krol went to France in 1938 to study civil engineering at the University of Caen. In 1939 at the be...
Category

1950s Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Clown
By Byron Browne
Located in New York, NY
Oil on panel Signed and dated, l.l. This artwork is offered by ClampArt, located in New York City.
Category

1960s Other Art Style Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

  • Clown
  • Clown
H 18 in. W 14 in.
Seated Clown
By Philippe Alfieri
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Philippe Alfieri, Italian/American (1921 - 2009) Title: Seated Clown Year: 1988 Medium: Oil on Canvas, signed l.l. Size: 36 x 24 in. (91.44 x 60.96 cm) Frame Size: 46 x 34 in...
Category

1980s Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Clown Portrait #6
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Colorful watercolor portrait of a clown by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "Blake" in the lower left corner. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Blake was born in Los Angeles...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

Clown Portrait #7
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Watercolor portrait of a clown by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "M. Blake" in the lower left corner. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Blake was born in Los Angeles, CA o...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

“Unhappy Clown”
By Nahum Tschacbasov
Located in Southampton, NY
Oil on canvas painting of an unhappy clown by the Russian/American artist, Nahum Tschacbasov. Signed and dated top right, 1958. Titled verso. In good condition. Unframed. A major...
Category

1950s Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

The Clown
By Maurice Kish
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
The imagery of Maurice Kish (1895-1987), whether factories or carousels, reliably subverts expectations. His vision hovers just around the unraveling edge of things, where what is so...
Category

20th Century Modern Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

  • The Clown
  • The Clown
  • The Clown
  • The Clown
H 12.50 in. W 10.50 in.
Three Clowns
By Hal Crecy
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Acrylic on Canvas Dimensions: 16.00" x 20.00"
Category

20th Century Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

  • Three Clowns
  • Three Clowns
  • Three Clowns
  • Three Clowns
H 16 in. W 20 in.
Clown Musicians
By Anne Lyman Powers
Located in Boston, MA
Anne Lyman Powers, American (b. 1922), Clown Musicians, 2014. Signed and dated lower right: "Powers/ 2014". Anne Lyman Powers was born in 1922, and raised in Boston, Massachusetts. ...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Clown Group
By Jonah Kinigstein
Located in Long Island City, NY
Jonah Kinigstein is an artist living in Brooklyn. He works in the scorched earth tradition of such 18th- and 19th-century cartoonists as James Gillray, George Cruikshank, and Joseph ...
Category

1960s Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Portrait of a Clown
By Roger Etienne
Located in San Francisco, CA
Artist: Roger Etienne (French, 1923-2011) Title: Portrait of a Clown Year: 1963 Medium: Gouache on paper Sheet size: 24 x 18 inches Framed size: 26.25 x 20.25 inches Signature: Sign...
Category

1960s Modern Portrait Paintings

Materials

Paper, Gouache

  • Portrait of a Clown
  • Portrait of a Clown
  • Portrait of a Clown
  • Portrait of a Clown
H 26.25 in. W 20.25 in. D 1.5 in.
Clown County Fair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Urban abstract expressionism artist Tommy Lennartsson draws on the visual culture of street and pop art when creating his original vibrant mixed-media artworks. He employs a mix of a...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Graphite, Canvas, Mixed Media, Acrylic, Gouache

Surrealistic Clown Painting
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
#5-2825 A circa 1950's oil on wood panel,displayed in a off-white wood frame.Artist unknown
Category

1950s Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

  • Surrealistic Clown Painting
  • Surrealistic Clown Painting
  • Surrealistic Clown Painting
  • Surrealistic Clown Painting
H 15.5 in. W 12.025 in. D 1 in.
Surreal Circus Clowns
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
5-2734a Surrealistic style figurative oil on canvas Displayed in a black wood frame Signed Holms
Category

1950s Abstract Paintings

Materials

Oil

  • Surreal Circus Clowns
  • Surreal Circus Clowns
  • Surreal Circus Clowns
  • Surreal Circus Clowns
H 19 in. W 17 in. D 1 in.
1960s Clown Portrait #4
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Portrait of a clown in three quarter view, with expressive brushstrokes and use of color by Marjorie Blake (1920-1994). Unsigned, but was purchased with a collection of other Marjori...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Fiberboard

Clown and Nude
By Marshall Goodman
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Marshall Goodman, American (1916 - 2003) Title: Clown and Nude Year: 1960 Medium: Oil on Board, signed and dated Size: 25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm) Frame Size: 28.5 x 34 inches
Category

1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Clown and Dancer
By Walter Martin Baumhofer
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Canvas Signature: Signed Lower Left Dimensions: 29.00" x 30.00" Clown and Dancer
Category

Mid-20th Century Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Clown With Flower
By Max Karp
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Max Karp Title: Clown with Flower Medium: Enamel on copper, signed lower right Image Size: 29.5 x 23 inches Frame Size: 40 x 34 inches
Category

Late 20th Century American Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Copper, Enamel

Jesters, Harlequins, Clowns
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Provenance: Grammercy Art club collection NYC New York. Painting is Mint Condition, Antique look purposely created by artist. Frame has some minor wear. Perfect for a child's room. ...
Category

20th Century Romantic Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Sad Clown with a Flower
By Red Skelton
Located in Houston, TX
RED SKELTON, (1913 - 1997) Richard Bernard "Red" Skelton was an American entertainer best known for being a national radio and television comedian between 1937 and 1971. Skelton, wh...
Category

1970s Other Art Style Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

  • Sad Clown with a Flower
  • Sad Clown with a Flower
  • Sad Clown with a Flower
  • Sad Clown with a Flower
H 30.5 in. W 16 in. D 1 in.
Baby Clown, Original Painting
By Paulina Archambault
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>An expressionist portrait of a baby clown painted with distinct gestural palette knife work. Artist Paulina Archambault created this piece with a strong color p...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Expressionist More Art

Materials

Acrylic

The Clown (Abstract Portrait)
Located in Hudson, NY
Abraham Hankins (1903-1963) . The Clown, ca. 1950. Oil on canvas, 9.5 x 10.5 inches; 10.25 x 11.25 inches framed. Signed lower right. The piece is a profound psychological examinat...
Category

Mid-20th Century Abstract Portrait Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

Clown II, Original Painting
By Paulina Archambault
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A modern expressionist portrait of a clown. The red in this piece establishes a strong presence, amid the character's pale complexion and the moody background...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Expressionist More Art

Materials

Acrylic

The Clown N.2 (In Green)
By Maurice Kish
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
The imagery of Maurice Kish (1895-1987), whether factories or carousels, reliably subverts expectations. His vision hovers just around the unraveling edge of things, where what is so...
Category

20th Century Modern Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Clown with Orange Wig
By Henry Botkin
Located in Storrs, CT
Oil on canvas laid on board measures 14 3/4 x 9 7/8; frame dimensions measure 22 3/8 x 17 x 3 1/4. Artist's signature, lower left. A fragment of a gallery brochure entitled, Peintur...
Category

Mid-20th Century Abstract Expressionist Animal Paintings

Materials

Oil

  • Clown with Orange Wig
  • Clown with Orange Wig
  • Clown with Orange Wig
  • Clown with Orange Wig
H 22.38 in. W 17 in. D 3.25 in.
Portrait: Clown with Mask
By Andrew Stevovich
Located in New York, NY
Medium: Oil on linen A noted contemporary figurative painter, Stevovich grew up in Washington, D.C., and as a young child spent time roaming the halls of the National Gallery of Ar...
Category

1990s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

Clown and the Girl
By Haddon Hubbard Sundblom
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Canvas Signature: Unsigned Advertisement for Cream of Wheat cereal. Image of clown and girl. Haddon Hubbard Sundblom dominated the art field in Chicago beginning in t...
Category

1920s Other Art Style Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Coulrophobia (fear of clowns)
By Michael Mararian
Located in Buffalo, NY
Rendering traditionally cheerful images and concepts into frightening, yet humorous, tableaus, Michael Mararian often focuses on children as the last bastion of innocence to explore ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Paper, Wood

Send in a clown - abstract painting
By Barbara Krupp
Located in New York, NY
This abstract painting by Barbara is part of her "Barbara gone wild" series. In 'Barbara Gone Wild' I explore the interface between passion and the intellect, pulsing tissue and desi...
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Mid Century Portrait of a Clown #5
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Mid century portrait of a clown by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "Blake" in the lower left corner. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Blake was born in Los Angeles, CA on ...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Canvas

Mid Century Pink Clown (Portrait #3)
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Charming mid century impressionist portrait of a clown in pink by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "M. Blake" in the lower left corner. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Bla...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Fiberboard

Clown-Painting, Colorful Figurative Abstract
By Lei Tang
Located in San Diego, CA
The work of Lei Tang can be best described as a provocative exploration into the style of abstract painting. Using acrylic paints, Tang incorporates bold colors into a composition ...
Category

2010s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

The Clown of the Circus
By Evelyne Ballestra
Located in Miami, FL
Ballestra expresses a unique movement in each painting with a very subtle sensuality and a juxtaposition of colors to reveal light and shadows, creating a synergy between the piece a...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Pastel Portrait of a Circus Clown
By Samuel Brecher
Located in Hallowell, ME
Pastel Portrait of a Circus Clown Samuel Brecher, American, (1897 - 1982) This portrait of a clown is pastel on paper, is fully signed by Samuel Brecher and dated 1943. This past...
Category

1940s Portrait Paintings

Materials

Paper, Pastel

Clown, Painting, Acrylic on Canvas
By Raul Paniagua
Located in Yardley, PA
Charles Chaplin has been an inspiration in much of my work. :: Painting :: Impressionist :: This piece comes with an official certificate of authenticity signed by the artist :: Read...
Category

2010s Impressionist Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Hobo & Three Clowns at Poker
By Hal Crecy
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Canvas Dimensions: 24.00" x 30.00" Signature: Signed Lower Right Hobo & 3 clowns at poker
Category

20th Century Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Small Expressionist Clown Portrait #2, 1960s
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Small and colorful expressionist portrait of a clown by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "M. Blake" in the lower right corner. Dated "1969" on verso. Unframed. Marjorie ...
Category

1960s Expressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Masonite, Oil

The Clown - Peter van den Borne
Located in Nuenen, Noord Brabant
Peter's history in a nutshell. Peter van den Borne has been painting and drawing since he was ten. He took his first steps in the painter's craft with his own interpretation of the N...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Realist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Diminutive Mid Century Expressionist Clown Portrait #1
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Small portrait of a clown with colorful, expressionist brushstrokes by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "M. Blake" in the lower right corner. Unframed. Marjorie May Gull...
Category

1960s Expressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Masonite, Oil

J.L. - 20th Century Oil, Flapper Clown
Located in Corsham, GB
An accomplished portrait of a 1920s flapper-style clown wearing a large bow tie. Presented in a brown, white, and black triple mount and a distressed gilt-effect wooden frame. Monogr...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil

Clown. Oil on canvas, 90X70 cm
By Vadim Kovalev
Located in Riga, LV
Clown. Oil on canvas, 90X70 cm The artist Vadim Kovalev was born in 1968 in the capital of Latvia, Riga, where he is also presently living and creating his works. When Vadim was fi...
Category

2010s Contemporary Portrait Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

  • Clown. Oil on canvas, 90X70 cm
  • Clown. Oil on canvas, 90X70 cm
H 35.44 in. W 27.56 in. D 1.19 in.
Ballerina, Clown and Festival Performers Like Degas
By Dietz Edzard
Located in Miami, FL
It is a work by Edgar Degas? A stunning and beautiful study of three members of a fair in an off moment. The subjects are examined with an emotional and physical intimacy as if the...
Category

1930s Post-Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil

Vintage American Modernist Clown Portrait Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist clown portrait oil painting. Oil on board, circa 1940. Unsigned. Image size, 16L x 20H. Housed in a period modern frame.
Category

1940s Modern Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Ballerina, Clown and Festival Performers Like Degas
By Dietz Edzard
Located in Miami, FL
It is a work by Edgar Degas? A stunning and beautiful study of three members of a fair in an off moment. Dramatic underlighting creates a dramatic mood. Deftly rendered in the styl...
Category

1930s Post-Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil

Clown - Original Mixed by Antonio Vangelli - 1955
By Antonio Vangelli
Located in Roma, IT
Clown is an original contemporary artwork, colored oil painting on paper, realized by the Italian artist Antonio Vangelli. Original mixed media artwork. Hand-signed by the artist o...
Category

1950s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Mixed Media

Clown. 2006, cardboard, acrylic, 32x14.5 cm
Located in Riga, LV
Clown. 2006, cardboard, acrylic, 32x14.5 cm Girl with toy
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Cardboard

A clown. 1997, canvas, oil, 54x65 cm
Located in Riga, LV
A clown. 1997, canvas, oil, 54x65 cm Elizabete Melbarzde (b. 1970.18.VII) Elizabete Melbarzde graduated Riga secondary school of applied arts and Painting department at Art academy ...
Category

1990s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

40 Clown make up original acrylic painting
By Ramon Poch
Located in CORAL GABLES - MIAMI, FL
40 Clown make up 120 x 90 cm. original acrylic painting Born in Badalona (Barcelona). Photographer and advertising film director. Founding partner of the advertising production co...
Category

2010s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Abstract Expressionist Seated Figure with Clown Hat
By Daniel David Fuentes
Located in Soquel, CA
Cool abstract expressionist figurative of seated figure with clown hat by San Jose, California area artist Daniel David Fuentes (American, 20th Century). From a collection of his wo...
Category

1990s Abstract Expressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Folk Art Mexican Girl, Circus Clown Juggler
By Jose Maria de Servin
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
The sweetness that characterizes the work of Mexican painter Jose Maria de Servin (1917-83) is a melancholy and placid one. While he worked in the most modern of styles, he adapted i...
Category

Mid-20th Century Folk Art Figurative Paintings

Materials

Burlap, Oil

'Arlequin' Figurative Clown Abstract painting, checkerboard, purple & dark
By Claude Venard
Located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire
'Arlequin' Figurative Clown abstarrct portrait holding a bat, with dark purple colours. Amazing thick impasto which adds fabulous depth and texture. Using a modern and intense colo...
Category

20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Untitled (The Clown, the Dog and the Judge)
Located in London, GB
Graphite, color pencils, and gesso on canvas
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Gesso, Color Pencil, Graphite

Abstract Figurative Primary Color Circus Acrobat Clown Painting
By Forrest Bess
Located in Houston, TX
Forrest Bess's laboriously textured multi-colored painting resembles a scene of two circus acrobats/clowns and is a unique piece amongst his larger body of work. The abstract paintin...
Category

Mid-20th Century Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

"Buffet" - Portrait of a Clown with Food and Beer
Located in Soquel, CA
Realistic portrait of a clown holding beer and food by Leslie Emery (American, 1912-1998). Signed by the artist in the lower right corner. Tag on verso with title, medium, and artist...
Category

Late 20th Century Realist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Fiberboard

Clown, Modernist Oil Painting on Board WPA Artist
By Maurice Kish
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
This portrait of a clown by Maurice Kish is part from a series of carnival figures, circus clowns and carousel horses and riders that he did in the 30s and 40s. The artist uses a vib...
Category

Early 20th Century Modern Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Mid Century Sierra Mountains Double Sided Landscape - w/Clown painting
Located in Soquel, CA
Midcentury impasto landscape of Sierra Mountains with stream in foregrounds snow-covered mountains in background. Signed "Lorie '65". Clown is painted on verso. Presented in carved a...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Gesso, Acrylic

Arthur E. Hance - Large Contemporary Oil, Self-Portrait with Clown
Located in Corsham, GB
Arthur E. Hance - Large Original Contemporary Oil. Due to the size of this painting it will need to be sent in custom packaging, so please allow extra shipping time. Unsigned. On can...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil

"THE CLOWN" MICHAEL FRARY MID CENTURY MODERN TEXAS ARTIST
By Michael Frary
Located in San Antonio, TX
Michael Frary (1918 - 2005) Austin Artist Image Size: 16 x 12.5 Medium: Oil "The Clown" Biography Michael Frary (1918 - 2005) Michael Frary was born in Santa Monica, California on Ma...
Category

1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Bright Painting of a Clown, Bessie Howard painted about 1935
Located in Hallowell, ME
Bessie J. Howard, American, (1890-1962) This is a bright and colorful oil painting of a clown on artist board and measures 12 inches tall by 9 inches wide. It's signed in the lower ...
Category

1930s Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Clown - Original Oil on Canvas by Anastasia Kurakina - 2010
By Anastasia Kurakina
Located in Roma, IT
Clown is an original oil painting on canvas, realized in the 2000s by the emerging artist Anastasia Kurakina. Very good conditions. This very colored artwork represents a clown sur...
Category

2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

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