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The Farmer and his Wife (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
The Farmer and his Wife (American Depression) - 2004 20 x 20 cm, Edition of 10 plus two artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Arti...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

Dayworker (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Dayworker (American Depression) - 1999 20x 20 cm, Edition of 10 plus 2 Artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Artist Inventory #323...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

Dayworker (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Dayworker (American Depression) - 1999 48 x 46 cm, Edition of 10 plus 2 Artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Artist Inventory #32...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

The Farmer (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
The Farmer (American Depression) - 2004 20 x 20 cm, Edition of 10 plus two artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Artist Inventory ...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Color, Polaroid, Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print

The Farmer (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
The Farmer (American Depression) - 2004 48 x 46 cm, Edition of 10 plus two artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Artist Inventory ...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

Salton Sea Life (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Salton Sea Life (American Depression) - 1999 20 x 20 cm, Edition of 10 plus two artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Artist Inve...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

Salton Sea Life (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Salton Sea Life (American Depression) - 1999 50 x 50 cm, Edition of 10 plus two artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Artist Inve...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

Salton Sea Life (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Salton Sea Life (American Depression) - 1999 48 x 46 cm, Edition of 10 plus two artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Artist Inve...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

Salton Sea Life (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Salton Sea Life (American Depression) - 1999 20 x 20 cm, Edition of 10 plus two artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Artist Inve...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

The Farmer's Wife (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
The Farmer's Wife (American Depression) - 2004 20 x 20 cm, Edition of 10 plus two artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Artist Inv...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

Desert Image, Site Depression, Revelation
Located in San Francisco, CA
This artwork titled "Desert Image, Site Depression, Revelation" c.1990 is a embossed leather bas relief on plexiglass by American minimalist artist Sam Richardson, 1924-2013. It is h...
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Late 20th Century Minimalist Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Other Medium

The Farmer's Wife (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
The Farmer's Wife (American Depression) - 2004 48 x 46 cm, Edition of 10 plus two artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Artist Inv...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

The Farmer's Wife's Portrait (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Day Worker (American Depression) - 2004 20 x 20 cm, Edition of 10, plus 2 artist Proofs. Archival C-Prints based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Artist Inventory 5...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

The Farmer's Wife's Portrait (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
The Farmer's Wife's Portrait (American Depression) - 2004 48 x 46 cm, Edition of 10, plus 2 artist Proofs. Archival C-Prints based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

The Farmer's Wife's Loneliness (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
The Farmer's Wife's Loneliness (American Depression) - 2004 48 x 46 cm, Edition of 10 plus 2 Artist Proofs. Archival C-Prints based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

Outsider Folk Art American Mid-Century Naive WW2 Self Taught WPA Depression Era
By Ralph Fasanella
Located in New York, NY
Outsider Folk Art American Mid-Century Naive WW2 Self Taught WPA Depression Era "Victory for Now" Ralph Fasanella (1914-_1997) "Victory and After,” gouache on paper. Signed, titled...
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1940s Outsider Art Landscape Paintings

Materials

Paper, Gouache

The Farmer's Wife's Portrait (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Day Worker (American Depression) - 2004 48 x 46 cm, Edition of 10, plus 2 artist Proofs. Archival C-Prints based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Artist Inventory 5...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

The Farmer's Wife's Loneliness (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
The Farmer's Wife's Loneliness (American Depression) - 2004 20 x 20 cm, Edition of 10 plus 2 Artist Proofs. Archival C-Prints based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid, Archival Paper

The Farmer and his Wife (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
The Farmer and his Wife (American Depression) - 2004 20 x 20 cm, Edition of 10 plus two Artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Arti...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

California Depression (California Badlands) - Contemporary, Polaroid, Landscape
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
California Depression (California Badlands) - 2010 20x24cm, Edition of 10, digital C-Print, based on a Polaroid. Certificate and Signature label. Artist Inventory No. 10913. Not mo...
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2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Color, Polaroid, Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print

California Depression (California Badlands) - Contemporary, Polaroid, Landscape
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
California Depression (California Badlands) - 2010 20x24cm, Edition of 10, digital C-Print, based on a Polaroid. Certificate and Signature label. Artist Inventory No. 10895. Not mo...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

The Farmer and his Wife (American Depression)
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
The Farmer and his Wife (American Depression) - 2004 48 x 46 cm, Edition of 10 plus two artist Proofs. Archival C-Print based on a Polaroid. Signature label and Certificate. Arti...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Color, Polaroid, Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print

California Depression (California Badlands) - Contemporary, Polaroid, Landscape
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
California Depression (California Badlands) - 2010 20x24cm, Edition of 10 plus 2 Artist Proofs. digital C-Print, based on a Polaroid. Certificate and Signature label. Artist Invento...
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2010s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

WARNING! Register*Vote, INFLATION means DEPRESSION
By Ben Shahn
Located in Fairlawn, OH
WARNING! Register*Vote, INFLATION means DEPRESSION Photo lithograph, 1946 Signed in the image lower left Published by CIO (Congress of Industrial Organizations) before their merger w...
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1940s American Realist Figurative Prints

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Offset

Day Worker (American Depression) - Original Polaroid Unique Piece
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Day Worker (American Depression) - 1999 Original Polaroid - Unique Piece 1/1. 10.7 x 8.7 cm. Artist inventory 20663.00. Signed on back. Stefanie Schneider's scintillating situa...
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1990s Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

Polaroid

Day Worker (American Depression) - Original Polaroid Unique Piece
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Day Worker (American Depression) - 1999 Original Polaroid - Unique Piece 1/1. 10.7 x 8.7 cm. Artist inventory 20662.00. Signed on back. Stefanie Schneider's scintillating situa...
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1990s Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

Polaroid

Day Worker (American Depression) - Original Polaroid Unique Piece
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Day Worker (American Depression) - 1999 Original Polaroid - Unique Piece 1/1. 10.7 x 8.7 cm. Artist inventory 18242.00. Signed on back. Stefanie Schneider's scintillating situa...
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1990s Contemporary Color Photography

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Polaroid

Day Worker (American Depression) - analog, based on a Polaroid
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Day Worker (American Depression) - 1999 58x57cm . Edition of 10, plus 2 Artist Proofs. Analog C-Print, hand-printed by the artist, based on a Polaroid. Signature Label and Certif...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

1936 Woodblock Print Venus of 23rd St. Skid Row Woodcut NYC Great Depression WPA
By Joseph Solman
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
A great New york City street scene in a modernist realist style. done in the the great depression period. Mat is 17.5x14, sheet measures 13x10 image is 10x4.75 Joseph Solman (Janua...
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20th Century Modern More Art

Materials

Woodcut

Salton Sea Life (American Depression) - Polaroid, Vintage hand-print
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Salton Sea Life (American Depression) - 1999 58x56cm. Edition of 10, plus 2 Artist Proofs. 2 analog C-Prints, hand-printed by the artist, based on 2 Polaroids. Signature Label an...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Portrait Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Polaroid

Strike Breakers — social realism, Great Depression
By Daniel Ralph Celentano
Located in Myrtle Beach, SC
Daniel Ralph Celentano, Untitled (Strike Breakers) pencil, c. 1934. Signed, lower right. A fine, social-realist drawing, on cream wove paper, with margins (1 1/2 to 2 1/2 inches), in...
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1930s American Realist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Age of Innocence (Depression in Harlem - Brother and Sister)
By John Albok
Located in Dallas, TX
Signed, titled and dated. Vintage gelatin silver print Born in Munkacs, Hungary, John Albok learned photography as a boy. He came to the U.S. in 1921 finding work almost immediat...
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Early 20th Century American Modern Portrait Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Paris during the Great Depression circa 1930 - Silver Gelatin B & W Photograph
Located in Atlanta, GA
A unique original silver gelatin black and white photography by Press Agency Keystone View Co, Paris. Paris during the Great Depression, circa 1930. Features: Original silver gelatin...
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1930s Art Deco Black and White Photography

Materials

Silver Gelatin

Day Worker (American Depression) -Contemporary, 21st Century, Polaroid, Portrait
By Stefanie Schneider
Located in Morongo Valley, CA
Day Worker (American Depression) - 1999 Edition 3/10, 66x60cm with white 'Polaroid Frame'. Analog C-Print, hand-printed by the artist, on Crystal Fuji Archive Paper, based on a Po...
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1990s Contemporary Portrait Photography

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Metal

Healing from Loneliness and Depression, Drawing, Pen & Ink on Paper
By Leon Zernitsky
Located in Yardley, PA
New Original Art by an Award-winning Artist All my original paintings are created using high-quality paper and professional grade watercolour paints and inks. The Certificate o...
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2010s Contemporary Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Pen

The Great Depression 3, dramatic, black & white, noir, mystery, genre
By Tom Bennett
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Dramatic imagery from Tom Bennett’s series of black and white monotypes, blending surrealistic mindscapes with stark realism About Tom Bennett: With quick brushstrokes, Tom Bennett ...
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2010s Surrealist Figurative Prints

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Monotype, Archival Paper

UNION SQUARE Depression Era Oil Painting WPA Realism American Scene Realism NYC
Located in New York, NY
UNION SQUARE Depression Era Oil Painting WPA Realism American Scene Realism NYC Jo Cain (1904 – 2003) "Union Square," 24 x 36 inches. Oil on canvas, c.1940s, Signed lower center. A...
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1940s American Realist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The New Great Depression 5, dramatic, black & white, noir, mystery, genre
By Tom Bennett
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Dramatic imagery from Tom Bennett’s series of black and white monotypes, blending surrealistic mindscapes with stark realism About Tom Bennett: With quick brushstrokes, Tom Bennett ...
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2010s Surrealist Figurative Prints

Materials

Archival Paper, Monotype

Mural Study 1933 Depression Era Mid-Century WPA Modern American Scene Drawing
By Michael Loew
Located in New York, NY
Mural Study 1933 Depression Era Mid-Century WPA Modern American Scene Drawing. Study to Scale Mural Sketch for “Evolution of Textile Production” East. All, Textile High School. 1933...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Egg Tempera, Board

Barge Toiler -Mid 20th Century Modern WPA Labor Plaster Depression-Era Sculpture
By Max Kalish
Located in New York, NY
"Barge Toiler" by Max Kalish is a Mid 20th Century modern Depression-Era sculpture from his Labor series. The WPA era work is made of plaster. Max Kalish (1891 – 1945) Barge Toiler...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Sculptures

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Plaster

2 Sculptures: "The Power" & "The Glory" WPA Depression WWII era mid 20th century
By Agnes Yarnall
Located in New York, NY
2 Sculptures: "The Power" & "The Glory" WPA Depression WWII era mid 20th century by Agnes Yarnall circa 1940s. Sculptor, painter, poet and artistic historian, Agnes Yarnall has, si...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Plaster

ASTORIA HOUSES American Scene NYC 1936 WPA Depression Era
Located in New York, NY
Vincent Campanella (1915 – 2001) "Astoria Houses," 15 3/4 x 22 1/4 inches, 1936, signed, watercolor on paper. Born in New York in 1915, Campanella studied at the Leonardo Da Vinci A...
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1930s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

"Gas Tanks" Industrial WPA Depression-Era, Woodstock American Scene Industrial
By Miron Sokole
Located in New York, NY
Framed by Bark Miron Sokole was born in Odessa, Russia in 1901. He came to the United States during World War I. Although predominately self taught in art, he attended school in Ame...
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Mid-20th Century American Realist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Gouache

"Houseboat" WPA Depression Era American Scene Modernism Realism Work on Paper
By Daniel Ralph Celentano
Located in New York, NY
"Houseboat" WPA Depression Era American Scene Modernism Realism Work on Paper . Daniel Celentano (1902-1980) "Houseboat," 7 x 10 inches. Ink on paper, c. 1930s. Provenance: Janet Ma...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Ink

Depression Era Large Porcelain and Enameled Swivel Factory Pendant Lights c.1920
By Benjamin Electrical Company 1
Located in San Francisco, CA
About: These are original large green enameled factory pendant light fixtures with white porcelain interior and metal swivel joint canopies. Price is per piece. Specify which s...
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Early 20th Century Art Deco Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Metal, Enamel

Depression Diptych
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Gandom Mizban takes expression to a new level with her evocative style and message. Her paintings reflect mood and emotion.
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2010s Abstract Expressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

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H 48 in. W 48 in. D 1 in.
Depression Glass Tea Cup
By Laura Lasworth
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Depression Glass Tea Cup, 2016 oil on wood panel 9-1/4 x 9-1/4" - framed Lasworth is known for her sophisticated use of religious, philosophical and personal symbolism. Her wo...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil

Depression Era Sidewalk Shoe Repair Sign
Located in North Egremont, MA
Hand-painted standing sign with hand drawn lettering and pictogram shoe for men's shoe repair. Lively and well composed with a dynamic shoe and punchy pop font shadow lettering. Sign...
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Vintage 1930s American Signs

Framed Depression Era "Ohio Star" Quilt
Located in Plainville, KS
Exquisitely framed Ohio Star quilt from the 30's.<br /> Quilt approx. dimensions: 70" x 84"
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Vintage 1930s American Quilts

Ordinary Time, Depression Glass Bowl Painting
By Laura Lasworth
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Ordinary Time, 2016 oil on wood panel 7 x 7&quot; - framed Lasworth is known for her sophisticated use of religious, philosophical and personal symbolism. Her work recalls classica...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

Depression Era Thunderbird Pendant, circa 1940s
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Beginning in the 1920s, the artists of Kewa (formerly known as Santo Domingo Pueblo) began making jewelry using a variety of found and recycled materials including turquoise chips, p...
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Vintage 1940s American Native American Native American Objects

Materials

Plastic

Depression Glass Tree, oil painting on wood panel
By Laura Lasworth
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Depression Glass Tree, 2016 oil on wood panel 13-1/4 x 13-1/4&quot; -framed Lasworth is known for her sophisticated use of religious, philosophical and personal symbolism. Her work...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Coming Out of Depression by British Contemporary Artist Thomas Dowdeswell
By Thomas W. Dowdeswell
Located in London, GB
Thomas Dowdeswell pulls back the curtain on current, controversial issues with surreal political satire, challenging the viewer to confront, digest and empathize with multiple perspe...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Art Deco Plate, Serving Plate with Handles, Pink Depression Glass with Gold Trim
Located in Harrisburg, PA
So many beautiful design elements are incorporated into this plate. It has an octagonal shape with gold handles. The inner shape is round and is decorated with a wide faux etched ...
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Vintage 1930s Unknown Art Deco Decorative Dishes and Vide-Poche

Materials

Glass

Post Depression Era Whistling Boy Plaster Statue in Original Painted Finish
Located in Ettalong Beach, NSW
A lovely example of one of the better versions of the famous whistling boy. This one dates roughly to the late 1930s, exhibits original paint and the word "whistling" below his toes.
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Vintage 1930s Australian Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Plaster

Depression
By Sean 9 Lugo
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Depression is an original watercolor and pen on mixed media wood panel by Sean 9 Lugo. This piece was created in 2019 and measures 18" H x 18" W x 1.5" D.
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2010s Contemporary Animal Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Ink, Watercolor, Wood Panel

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H 18 in. W 18 in. D 1.5 in.
The Depression
By Anne Harriet (Sefton) Fish
Located in Minneapolis, MN
An exciting Art Deco / Great Depression-era pen and ink illustration by the social satirist Anne Harriet Fish, this was published in an issue of the British humor magazine "The Tatle...
Category

Early 20th Century Art Deco Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Ink, Pen

Pre Depression Humpback Porcelain NYC Street Signs
Located in New York, NY
These unique and collectible NYC street signs date to circa 1915. They are porcelain over metal. Truly NYC history hanging on your wall. Priced per street sign. (E.65th/1stAve SOLD)
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Early 20th Century American Signs

"Seamstresses" American Scene Modernism WPA Figurative Depression Era Realism
Located in New York, NY
New York City working women are depicted in Jo Cain's figurative interior painting "Seamstresses," a fine example of 1930's - 40s American realism, modernism painted in the WPA - Dep...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"Rag Pickers" NYC Depression Era WPA American Scene Modernism Figurative Realism
Located in New York, NY
"Rag Pickers" by Thomas Attardi is an oil painting showing a depression era New York City. Painted in the American scene style, the modernist work shows figurative realism. Thomas A...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

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Depression Art For Sale on 1stDibs

On 1stDibs, you can find the most appropriate piece of depression art for your needs in our varied inventory. Find Modern versions now, or shop for Modern creations for a more modern example of these cherished works. If you’re looking for an item from our selection of depression art from a specific time period, our collection is diverse and broad-ranging, and you’ll find at least one that dates back to the 20th Century while another version may have been produced as recently as the 21st Century. On 1stDibs, the right choice in our collection of depression art is waiting for you and the choices span a range of colors that includes beige, gray, brown and green. An object in our assortment of depression art from Stefanie Schneider, Tom Bennett, Daniel Ralph Celentano, Michael Loew and John Albok — each of whom created distinctive versions of this kind of work — is worth considering. Frequently made by artists working in paper, polaroid and archival paper, these artworks are unique and have attracted attention over the years.

How Much is a Depression Art?

The price for an artwork of this kind can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — a piece of depression art in our inventory may begin at $110 and can go as high as $40,000, while the average can fetch as much as $824.