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Mid-Century Modernist Painting on Masonite
Located in Norwalk, CT
A Mid-Century Modernist painting on Masonite of abstract figures.
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Masonite, Paint

Large Oil Painting Abstract Israeli Mid Century Modernist
By Stefan Alexander
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Stefan Alexander, born Czechoslovakia. In World War II sent to forced labour camps. 1945-49 Member of Czech Academy of Arts. 1952 Settled in Safed and participated in permanent exhi...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

French Modernist Mid Century Abstract Village Landscape Oil Painting
By Henri d'Anty
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Signed lower right, "d'Anty", a fine and early impression in excellent condition. A noted member of the second generation of the School of Paris, Henri d'Anty won the Prix Cezanne ...
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20th Century Post-Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Vintage American Modernist Mid Century Abstract Expressionist Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist abstract oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1970. Possibly signed verso. Displayed in a period modern frame. Image, 30"L x 25"H.
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1970s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Mid-Century Modernist Acrylic Painting on Board
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Warm modernist painting on board of a sunset with a flock of birds over a field and its reflection. Signed indistinctly in the lower right and presented in its original gold leaf f...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Paint

Mid-Century Modernist Portrait Painting of a Woman
Located in San Francisco, CA
Large modernist style portrait painting of a woman. Oil on canvas, in original wood frame, unsigned, American, circa 1960.
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Canvas

Mid Century Modernist French Painting Landscape With Forest, River, Path
By Roger Etienne
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Beautiful gouache on paper, Moody atmospheric landscape in shades of black, blue green and gold by French artist, Roger Etienne Everaert Ret, signed on top right. Roger Etienne, Fren...
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20th Century Modern Landscape Paintings

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Gouache

Modernist Mid Century Colorful Painting Framed Abstract Star Bright Period
Located in Buffalo, NY
A bright whimsical modernist landscape painting created in 1953 by an unknown artist in its period frame. (Signed Randy) The presentation ion the wall is extremely special n the dyn...
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1950s American Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Board

"Modernist Portrait, Boy Seated " Mid Century Oil Painting on Canvas
Located in New York, NY
A strong modernist oil painting depicted in the 1950's of a Boy seated with a bowl of fruits. Comes displayed in a distressed wood frame, signed lower left illegibly. Art measures 1...
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1950s Modern Nude Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

French Neo-Impressionist Modernist Dog in a Tent Mid 20th Century Painting
By Louis Bellon
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Neo Impressionist Dog in a Tent by Louis Bellon (French 1908-1998) signed lower left gouache painting on paper, unframed measurements: 11.75 x 16.5 inches provenance: private collec...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Animal Paintings

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Gouache

Colorful Mid Century Modern Oil Painting Modernist Shanty Town Monogramed Framed
Located in Buffalo, NY
A mid-century modern American oil painting called "Electric Avenue". This bright painting depicts a snowy street in Buffalo in and train tracks in the distance. This work bears t...
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1930s American Modern Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

Vintage Korean Modernist Mid Century Pop Art Abstract Oil Painting Signed
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage modernist abstract painting by Kwan-Mo Chung. Oil on canvas, circa 1971. Signed. Displayed in a modern frame. Image, 15"L x 19"H.
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1970s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Mid Century Modernist Israeli 'Sabra in Haifa' Landscape Harbor Oil Painting
By Bacia Gordon
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Classic Subject: Portrait, Sabra in Haifa Medium: Oil Surface: Canvas Country: United States Bacia Gordon (1904-1977) came to the United States from Poland and studied at th...
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1960s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Mid-Century Modernist Oil on Canvas Painting 1960s
Located in Wallkill, NY
Stunning colors on this midcentury oil painting in an original midcentury frame. Be sure to check our storefront for many more decorating ideas, from primitives, Machine age, Mid-Cen...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Paint

"Modernist Female Nude with Pearls" Mid-20th Century Oil Painting on Canvas
By Julio Moisés Fernández de Villasante
Located in New York, NY
A strong modernist oil painting depicted in the 1940's by Spanish painter Julio Moises. Mostly known for his abstract figures on canvas, this piece is a wonderful representation of h...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Nude Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Modernist Man's Portrait" Mid-20th Century Spanish Oil Painting on Canvas
By Julio Moisés Fernández de Villasante
Located in New York, NY
A strong modernist oil painting depicted in the 1940's by Spanish painter Julio Moises. Mostly known for his abstract figures on canvas, this piece is a wonderful representation of h...
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1940s Modern Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Abstract Composition with Figures Israeli Mid Century Modernist
By Stefan Alexander
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Stefan Alexander, born Czechoslovakia. In World War II sent to forced labour camps. 1945-49 Member of Czech Academy of Arts. 1952 Settled in Safed and participated in permanent exhib...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Paintings

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Gouache, Pen

Abstract Composition with Figures Israeli Mid Century Modernist
By Stefan Alexander
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
An abstracted composition containing three figures amongst a shadowy background ranging in tonality. Stefan Alexander, born Czechoslovakia. In World War II sent to forced labour cam...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Paintings

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Gouache

Large Polish French Paris Scene Mid Century Modernist Oil Painting Moulin Rouge
By Abram Krol
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Wonderful scene of the Moulin Rouge cabaret nightclub at Place Pigalle in Paris. Painted in wonderful moody blue and red colors. Size includes frame. Abram Abraham Krol was born Jan...
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1950s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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...
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1950s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Modernist Nude" Mid Century Bold Colorful Abstract Nude Painting Oil on Canvas
Located in New York, NY
A strong modernist oil painting depicted in the 1950s by Russian, American painter Helen Stein. Mostly known for her abstract figures on canvas, this piece is a wonderful representat...
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1950s Modern Nude Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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...
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1950s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Modernist Totemic Abstract in Oil, Mid 20th Century
By Gerald Wasserman
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid 20th century Modernist oil on canvas abstract in pastel colors is by Monterey/Carmel artist of Russian descent, Gerald Wasserman (1920-2011). Wasserman studied at the Chica...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Black Watch" MID CENTURY MODERN SANTA FE MODERNIST
By Janet Lippincott
Located in San Antonio, TX
Janet Lippincott (1918-2007) New Mexico , Santa Fe, Artist Image Size: 60 x 68 Medium: Oil Dated 1967 "Black Watch" Biography Janet Lippincott (1918-2007) Janet Lippincott was born...
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1980s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil

Mid-Century Modernist Oil Painting on Canvas of an Archer
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Modernist oil painting on canvas of an archer, his shadow and target with a powerful command of brush stroke and light, painted over a contrived ruff texture for added emotional dept...
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Paint

Modernist Landscape 'Portugal' Watercolor Painting
By Maurice Freed
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Modern Subject: Landscape Medium: watercolor Surface: Paper Country: United States Dimensions w/Frame: 23.75" x 30.75" Maurice Freed (1911‑1981), a native of Pottsville, PA ...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Landscape Paintings

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Watercolor

I AM IN ORBIT MID CENTURY MODERN SANTA FE MODERNIST
By Janet Lippincott
Located in San Antonio, TX
Janet Lippincott (1918-2007) New Mexico , Santa Fe, Artist Image Size: 68 x 60 Frame Size: 70 x 62 Medium: Oil "I Am In Orbit" Biography Janet Lippincott (1918-2007) Janet Lippinco...
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1980s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil

Mid 20th Century French Modernist Painting -
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: French School, mid 20th century Title: Lady in Red Medium: watercolour on artists paper Size: painting: 15 x 19.75 inches Provenance: private collection,...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Modernist mid-century Cityscape, 'View of Brussels from a Window'
By Pieter Van Mol
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
A muted, mid-century oil on canvas view of a street scene in Brussels with vintage cars parked and a group of people conversing beside billboards with a view of a church in the dista...
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1950s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

20th CENTURY FRENCH MODERNIST PAINTING - MALE NUDE AMONGST PALM TREES
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Palm Trees" by Jean Marc (French 1949-2019) signed gouache paint dated 82' painting: 20 x 14 nches provenance: private collection, South of France Superb original painting by the ...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Portrait Paintings

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Oil Pastel

Mid Century Modernist Grapes and Flowers Still Life
By Virginia Sevier Rogers
Located in Soquel, CA
Modern oil painting of red and green grapes in a bowl next to a vase of flowers by California artist Virginia Sevier Rogers (American, 1917-2015). Born in Fort Collins, Colorado, Rog...
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1960s Modern Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Cardboard

Israeli Modernist Abstract Expressionist Oil Painting
By Motke Blum
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
size is with frame. Motke Blum was born in Racacun, Romania in 1925. Early in his childhood, the Blum family moved to Bukarest where they settled in a house situated near a circus. ...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Abstract Paintings

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Mixed Media

German Modernist Oil Painting LOWER RHINE
By Carl Barth
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Framed oil on linen, ''Lower Rhine,'' by Carl Barth (German, 1896-1976), signed ''Barth'' lower left, bears Hearst Art Gallery, Moraga, California label verso, overall: 26''h x 30''w...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Landscape Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Sanctuary, Modernist Judaica Scene Oil Painting
By David Rosen (b.1912)
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Painter David Rosen emerged onto the art scene while the country was wrought with unimaginable economic turmoil. Like most other Americans, the Great Depression pummeled artists fina...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Resting at Evening, Israeli Modernist Painting
By Abraham Cohen
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Mid-century Israeli Modernist painting by Israeli artist Abraham Cohen
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Mid-20th Century Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"MESAS" TEXAS MODERNIST OTIZ DOZIER 1957 MCM MID CENTURY MODERN
By Otis Dozier
Located in San Antonio, TX
Otis Dozier (1904 - 1987) Dallas Artist Image Size: 24 x48 Frame Size: 26 x 50 Medium: Oil on Masonite Dated 1957 "Mesas" Unsigned from his estate with letter from executor. Plus es...
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1950s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Oil

"Backstage, Ambassador" Broadway Theatre NYC Mid-century Modern Modernist Cubist
By Sam Norkin
Located in New York, NY
Signed lower left, titled on the stretcher The painting depicts the empty stage of Broadway’s Ambassador Theatre. Ethel Merman, Liza Minnelli, Mary Martin, Carol Channing, Bernadet...
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1940s American Modern Interior Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

'Aurora Abstract', Sunnyvale, California Woman artist, Mid-Century Modernist oil
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, 'Shaha' and dated, '69'; additionally signed and dated upper right. A large and bright, mid-century abstract oil by this French-born California artist. Giselle S...
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1960s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

French Expressionist avant garde Seascape Marine Landscape Modernist Mid Century
Located in Norwich, GB
Atmospheric modernist sea-and-landscape Jean Chauffrey (born 1911) dating from circa 1948. The artwork has illustrious provenance: it came from the estate of the mythical Paris art d...
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1940s Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

London, Big Ben Cityscape Mid Century Architectural Modernist Gold Leaf
By Josef Marc Plotast
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Plotast, Josef Marc (Joseph Mark) Was born in Southbridge, Massachusetts, on August 8, 1917, studied architecture and art at various universities and art schools in France, Italy, Po...
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1950s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

"Rainy Day, New York City" Modernist Urban Cityscape Mid-Century Street Scene
By Leon Dolice
Located in New York, NY
Leon Dolice (1982 - 1960) Rainy Day, New York City, circa 1940 Oil on canvasboard 20 x 16 inches Signed on the reverse: Dolice The romantic backdrop of Vienna at the turn of the cen...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Paintings

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Board, Oil

'Abstract in Ochre, Rust and Jade', Mid-century Modernist American Woman Artist
By Dora Masters
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Stamped, verso, on canvas with certification of authenticity for Dora Masters (American, 1916-2003), bearing stamped wax seal and painted circa 1955. Provenance: Acquired from the a...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Mid-Century Modernist Abstract Painting by May Bender NY-NJ, circa 1940
Located in Bernville, PA
Early May Bender oil on canvas painting. Modernist abstract still life with dancing figure and vase. Signed on back and dated 1940 in original gray ceruse oak frame. Bender has had n...
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Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Canvas, Oak

American Modernist Social Realist Seamstress Portrait Painting
By Gershon Benjamin
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Gershon Benjamin (1899 – 1985) was an American modern painter. Born in Piatra Neamt, Romania, he immigrated with his family to Montreal, Canada at the age of two, to escape the perse...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Gouache

Mother and Children, Modernist Israeli Oil Painting
By Aharon Giladi
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Aharon Giladi was born in 1907 in Russia. He studied in Leningrad and in 1929 came to Israel, where he was until 1949 a member of a kibbutz in the Jordan Valley. His dynamic line...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Israeli Modernist Abstract Expressionist Gouache Painting Boats
By Motke Blum
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
size is with frame. Motke Blum was born in Racacun, Romania in 1925. Early in his childhood, the Blum family moved to Bukarest where they settled in a house situated near a circus. ...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Abstract Paintings

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Mixed Media

WPA Period American Modernist Realism Oil Painting
By Samuel David Lev-Landau
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Painter, New York, N.Y. Samuel David Lev-Landau was born in Warsaw, Poland and emigrated to the United States. Trained at the Graphic Sketch Club, Philadelphia and studied with Sol W...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Portrait of a Gentleman, Large Modernist Oil Painting
By Benjamin Kopman
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
BENJAMIN KOPMAN (1887 - 1965) Painter, Illustrator and printmaker Benjamin Kopman was born in Vitebsk, Russia and emigrated to the United States with his family in 1903. It was a cen...
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Mid-20th Century Expressionist Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

'Study of a Man', Mid-Century Modernist, Urban Tonalist Oil, PAFA, AIC
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower left, 'Williamson' for William Harvey Williamson (American, 1908-1981) and painted circa 1955. A mid-century oil showing a view of a pedestrian with a city's semi-abstr...
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1950s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Masonite, Oil

Akko - Israel, Rare Early Modernist Impasto Painting
By Ruth Thomas
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Early modernist Israeli Judaica painting, by British mid-century artist.
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Mid-20th Century Modern Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

Modernist Rabbi at Study Judaica Oil Painting
By Ben-Zion
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Judaica Subject: Religious Medium: Oil Surface: Board Country: United States Dimensions: 17.5" x 21.75" Dimensions w/Frame: 24" x 28" Born in 1897, Ben-Zion Weinman celebrat...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

SEMI NUDE MALE WITH BULL IN LANDSCAPE - 20th CENTURY FRENCH MODERNIST PAINTING
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Man with Bull" by Jean Marc (French 1949-2019) gouache paint painting: 19 x 14 inches provenance: private collection, South of France Superb original painting by the widely exhibi...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Portrait Paintings

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Gouache

Mid 20th Century Modernist; 'Meadow Landscape with Wildlife' Expressionist oil
Located in Frome, Somerset
A fine Modernist/Expressionist oil by listed Swedish artist Sune Blomqvist (1919-1989) 'Meadow Landscape with Wildlife' circa 1950-60. oil on canvas 33cmx41cm gallery frame 40cmx48cm...
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1950s Expressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Israeli "Inbal Dancers at Midnight" Modernist Dance painting
By Joseph Wolins
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Expressionist Subject: Figures Medium: Oil Surface: Board Country: United States Dimensions: 18" x 24" Dimensions w/Frame: 23 1/4" x 29 1/2" Joseph Wolins 1915-1999 Wolins ...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

Alexander Nepote "Summit Bluff" Modernist Landscape Oil Painting
By Alexander Nepote
Located in San Francisco, CA
Alexander Nepote summit bluff monumental modernist landscape oil painting, circa 1970 Alexander Nepote (1913-1986) was born and raised in the Central Valley of California. He becam...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

MODERNIST ABSTRACT Mid-Century New Hope Non-Objective oil American Modern WPA
By Louis Stone
Located in New York, NY
MODERNIST ABSTRACT Mid-Century New Hope Non-Objective oil American Modern WPA Louis Stone (1902-1984) "Abstract," 16 X 12 inches. Oil on canvas, signed lower right. An abstract pai...
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1940s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Painted Modernist Nude Figure Ceramic Plaque, Israeli Painting
By Stefan Alexander
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Other Subject: Other Medium: Acrylic Country: United States Dimensions: 6 x 6 Dimensions w/Frame: 9 1/4 x 9 1/4 Stefan Alexander, born Czechoslovakia. In World War II sent to...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Paintings

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Ceramic, Oil

Modernist Mod California Vibrant Pop Art Cubist Painting
By David Rosen (b.1912)
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
pIn this painting the artist David Rosen uses bold and vibrant colors, orange and purple and two different techniques to render the elements within the composition. The artist camouf...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Social Realist Street Scene Modernist Landscape Oil Painting
By Paul Zimmerman
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Oil Painting Mid 20th century, signed P. Zimmerman Reminiscent of the Mid Century Social Realist and WPA works of Ben Shahn this captures an architectural street scape. Paul Zimmerm...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Paintings

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Oil

American Woman Modernist Oil Painting Abstract Cubist Landscape
By Emma Ehrenreich
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Original period wormwood frame. Emma Ehrenreich (b. 1906) was an American artist working mainly in New York City during the 20th century. Her extensive correspondence with John Von W...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Casein, Board

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Mid Century Modernist Paintings For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of mid century modernist paintings is available on 1stDibs. There are many Modern, Abstract and Post-Impressionist versions of these works for sale. These items have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 20th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. You can search the mid century modernist paintings that we have for sale on 1stDibs by color — popular works were created in bold and neutral palettes with elements of brown, gray, black and blue. These artworks have been a part of the life’s work for many artists, but the versions made by Stefan Alexander, Ben-Zion Weinman, Motke Blum, Alexander Raymond Katz and Abram Krol are consistently popular. The range of these distinct pieces — often created in paint, oil paint and watercolor — can elevate any room of your home.

How Much are Mid Century Modernist Paintings?

Prices for pieces in our collection of mid century modernist paintings start at $205 and top out at $32,000 with the average selling for $1,899.