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Japanese Tea Scroll Kimono Beauty & Cat Hand Painted Silk Scroll
Located in South Burlington, VT
Japan, an unusual and attractive hand painting on silk scroll of a Japanese Geisha clad Kimono beauty and a cat, a work of art painted on silk. Technique = Handpainted. Roller Ends...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Silk

  • Japanese Tea Scroll Kimono Beauty & Cat Hand Painted Silk Scroll
  • Japanese Tea Scroll Kimono Beauty & Cat Hand Painted Silk Scroll
  • Japanese Tea Scroll Kimono Beauty & Cat Hand Painted Silk Scroll
  • Japanese Tea Scroll Kimono Beauty & Cat Hand Painted Silk Scroll
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Mid Century At the Cafe -- Cat and Dog
By Elizabeth Evelyn Sherman Sellon
Located in Soquel, CA
Wonderful oil painting of a cat and a dog by Elizabeth Evelyn Sherman Sellon (American, 1896-1986). Also known as Elizabeth Sherman. Signed "E.S. Sellon" lower middle right faintly. ...
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1940s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Mid Century Black Cat and Vase Still Life
By Joseph Tanous
Located in Soquel, CA
Charming mid century still life of fruit, vase and black cat by Monterey artist Joseph Tanous (American, b. 1925), c. 1940-50. Signed lower left corner. Presented in rustic painted w...
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1940s American Impressionist Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Winter Walk with Jasper, (Black Cat painting)
By Sterling Boyd Strauser
Located in Hudson, NY
Sterling Strauser (1907-1995). Dorothy and Jasper, Crystal Street Station, 1970. Oil on masonite panel, 11.5 x 22.25 inches. Signed and dated lower right. Very good condition with no...
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Mid-20th Century Expressionist Landscape Paintings

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Masonite, Oil

1953 Francis Jennings Mid Century Modern Painting "Fat Cat and Bird" Oil/ Board
Located in Miami, FL
Francis Jennings (b. Wilmington, DE 1910 - 1993 NYC) painted this framed surreal cubist oil on board in 1953 while residing in NYC. In vivid colors, Jennings depicted a large cat wit...
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Masonite, Paint

Contemporary, American, Blue, Vintage TV, with Cat in Mid Century Mod Room
Located in Fort Worth, TX
"Contemporary, American, Blue, Vintage TV, with Cat in Mid Century Mod Room" This work is titled, "Ten past 4:00." It is 41 x 58.25" and is Unframed Oil on Canvas. $18,000, price neg...
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2010s American Realist Interior Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Acrylic

Large Scale Reclining Black & White Cat on Sofa Painting by Letterman C.1970
By Letterman
Located in San Francisco, CA
Large Scale Reclining Black & White Cat on Sofa Painting by Letterman C.1970 Outstanding statement piece for all you cat lovers out there! This handsome cat is making himself at ho...
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Mid-20th Century Animal Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Modernist Oil Painting Social Realist Kids and Cat in Red Wagon WPA Style
By Paul Zimmerman
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Oil on artist's board, 20th century, signed Paul Zimmerman Reminiscent of the Mid Century Social Realist and WPA works of Ben Shahn this captures a group of tenement children of mixe...
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Mid-20th Century American Realist Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

Mid-Century Original Oil on Canvas Entitled "Cat Face" by Patricia Sloane
By Patricia Hermine Sloane
Located in San Diego, CA
This is a fantastic original Mid-Century oil on canvas by listed New York artist Dr. Patricia Hermine Sloane (1934-2001). This large work is titled "Cat Face" and signed on...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Canvas

Cat Drinking Milk - Original Drawing - Mid 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Ships is an original Drawing in Ink and watercolor in the mid-20th Century. Good conditions. The artwork is depicted through confident strokes in a well-balanced composition.
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Watercolor

Cat and Dog Chalk Drawing signed E Thomas mid century
Located in FR
Cat and Dog Chalk Drawing signed E Thomas mid century Unframed 'Top Cat' !! One of a kind On black art paper mounted Good condition with only very minor signs of age nothing distrac...
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Mid-20th Century Naturalistic Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Chalk

David De Noter Still Life with Curious Cat
By David Emile Joseph de Noter
Located in San Francisco, CA
David De Noter: 1818-1892. Well listed Belgian painter with auction results as high as $142,000. Most famous for his still lifes. This fantastic little gem of a curious cat skipping...
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Mid-19th Century Realist Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Cats - Watercolor on Paper by French Artist Mid 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Chats is a black and white watercolor realized by Anonymous artists in the second half of the XX century. The artwork depicts silhouettes of sinuous cats also on both sides of the ...
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Mid-20th Century Contemporary Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

19th Century Japanese Silk Painting by Kano Chikanobu, Peony, Cats & Butterflies
Located in Kyoto, JP
Birds & flowers of the seasons Pheasants & plum in snow Unframed painting. Ink, pigment and gofun on silk Kano Chikanobu 1819-1888 Signature: Chikanobu Seal: Shateki ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Asian Edo Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Antique Painting of Cat and Dog Fighting Over Small Game Birds Hunting ca. 1850
Located in Lisse, NL
Mid 19th century, oil painting in black laquered wooden frame. One of the most difficult things in interior design, we feel, is decorating the walls. We are no specialist in selli...
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Antique Mid-19th Century British Victorian Paintings

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Wood, Pine, Lacquer, Paint

The Cat - Original Watercolor on Paper by Carl Kubler - Mid-20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
The Cat is an original drawing in watercolor realized by Carl KÜBLER in the Mid-20th Century. Fair conditions with some cutaways and the sign of humidity. Hand-signed. The artwork...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Watercolor

Piero Aversa "Masquerading Cats" Original Mixed-Media, circa 1970s
By Piero Aversa
Located in San Francisco, CA
Piero Aversa (1928-1990) "Masquerading Cats" original mixed-media, circa 1970s A fantastic original painting created with oil paint and sand. These cool cats are ready for the ...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Oil On Canvas Lee Reynolds Impressionist Black Cat 3D Blowing Curtain
By Lee Reynolds
Located in Toledo, OH
Original oil on canvas by Impressionist artist Lee Reynolds. Black walking on a window ledge of a stone house with three dimensional curtain blowing. 4' x 5'
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Mid-20th Century North American Modern Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Children and Cat - Original Pencil Drawing
By Mariette Lydis
Located in Paris, FR
Mariette LYDIS Children and Cat Original pencil drawing Signed with the stamp of the artist On paper 25 x 32 cm (c. 10 x 13 in) Presented in wood frame 38 x 48 cm (c. 15 x 19 in) ...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Carbon Pencil

Winter Landscape, with Woman and Cat
By Paul Lilo Stenberg
Located in San Francisco, CA
Artist: Paul Lilo Stenberg (Norwegian, 1893-1981) Title: Winter landscape, with woman and dog Year: Circa 1940 Medium: Watercolor Paper: Watercolor Image size: 12 x 19 inches p...
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Mid-20th Century Realist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Emily & Pookie (portrait of woman and cat)
Located in Hudson, NY
Beautiful woman and cat portrait drawing by American artist, Walter Newton Reinsel (1905-1979). Emily and Pookie, ca. 1940. Ink on paper, image measures 12 x 16 inches; 17.25 x 21.25...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink

"Man with a Cat" Painting
By Marvin Cherney
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Marvin Cherney 1925 -1967 later oil painting The recipient of numerous awards and honors, colleagues and critics considered Cherney a true artist; a man committed to his craft a...
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Mid-20th Century North American Mid-Century Modern Contemporary Art

Materials

Canvas

"Man with a Cat" Painting
H 28 in. W 16.5 in. D .5 in.
Edward Bawden drawing 'White Collar Worker Cat' pen and ink Modern British Art
By Edward Bawden
Located in London, GB
From a series of Bawden Cat illustrations we have listed. To see the others and our other Modern British Art, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all fr...
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Mid-20th Century Realist Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Pen

Edward Bawden drawing 'Captain of the Team Cat' pen and ink Modern British Art
By Edward Bawden
Located in London, GB
From a series of Bawden Cat illustrations we have listed. To see the others and our other Modern British Art, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all fr...
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Mid-20th Century Realist Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Pen

French Oil Painting of Playful Cats and Kittens, Dated 1948
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
French oil painting of playful cats and kittens, dated 1948.
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Mid-20th Century French Folk Art Decorative Art

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Canvas

Mid 19th Century Oil Painting on Canvas of Cats with Fish
Located in Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire
A mid C19th oil painting on canvas incorporating a charming scene of two cats attracted to a pike and a bream, in a birds eye maple frame with a gilt slip. Signed A Roland Knight
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Antique 19th Century English Paintings

Cat's Rule
By Travis Louie
Located in Bridgehampton, NY
Presented by 'Haven Gallery' for Market Art & Design original painting Ref: 1051
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Mid-20th Century Other Art Style Animal Paintings

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Acrylic

  • Cat's  Rule
  • Cat's  Rule
H 20 in. W 11 in.
Big Cat Williams
By Travis Louie
Located in Bridgehampton, NY
Presented by 'Haven Gallery' for Market Art & Design original painting Ref: 1051
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Mid-20th Century Other Art Style Animal Paintings

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Acrylic

New Yorker Cover, Four Sad Zoo Cats
By Charles Martin
Located in Boothbay Harbor, ME
Charles E. Martin was born in Chelsea, Massachusetts in 1910. Martin was a prolific and respected illustrator. His work appeared in Time and Life magazines, Harper's, The Saturda...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Animal Paintings

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Paper, Mixed Media

Still Life Folk Painting with Cat, Dog and Watermelon
Located in New Hope, PA
A charming oil on canvas Folk Art painting still life depicting a cat and dog below a table topped with sliced watermelon. In a period, perhaps original, black-painted frame. Cleaned...
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Antique Mid-19th Century American Folk Art Paintings

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Canvas

Dog in an Interior with a Cat and Canaries, 1844
Located in New York, NY
Dog & Animal Paintings English Setter Oil on canvas, 17 x 22 inches Framed: 19 x 24 inches
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Mid-19th Century Animal Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Original Abstract Watercolor Painting of Young Woman with Cat by Raymond Debieve
By Raymond Debieve
Located in New York, NY
An original, abstract watercolor portrait painting of a young woman with cat. Newly framed and matted in an antique gold giltwood frame. By Raymond Debieve (1931-2011). Signed and da...
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Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Original Abstract Watercolor Painting of Young Woman with Cat by Raymond Debieve
By Raymond Debieve
Located in New York, NY
An original, abstract watercolor portrait painting of a young woman with cat. Newly framed and matted in an antique gold giltwood frame. By Raymond Debieve (1931-2011). Signed and da...
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Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Mid 20th Century French Impasto Oil Painting on Canvas The Village Cat
By Fernand Audet
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Village Cat by Fernand Audet (French, Tarascon 1923 - Mulhouse 2016) signed lower right oil painting on canvas, unframed, on stretcher frame size: 6.25 x 8.5 inches Audet very ...
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Mid-20th Century Post-Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Two Cats
By Emanuel Glicenstein Romano
Located in Milford, NH
Modernist abstract oil painting titled "Two Cats" created in 1958 by Emanuel Glicenstein Romano (1896-1984). Oil on board, signed lower left, label en verso. Original frame. In very ...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Animal Paintings

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Oil, Panel

  • Two Cats
  • Two Cats
  • Two Cats
  • Two Cats
H 28.75 in. W 30.75 in. D 1.5 in.
Three Black Cats
By Maud Lewis
Located in Bloomfield, ON
Three black cats are seated in a bed of colorful tulips in this delightful oil by folk artist Maud Lewis. Two flowering branches in pink and white frame the cats below a light blue s...
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Mid-20th Century Folk Art Animal Paintings

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Oil, Board

  • Three Black Cats
  • Three Black Cats
  • Three Black Cats
  • Three Black Cats
H 11.75 in. W 12.25 in.
Isabel Harris Cat on the Hunt Painting
By Isabel Harris
Located in Bridgeport, CT
A green eyed cat hides out in the brush waiting for an unsuspecting yellow bird. Signed in lower right. Wide linen mat and wood frame. Slight age appropriate wear.
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20th Century Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Wood, Paint

  • Isabel Harris Cat on the Hunt Painting
  • Isabel Harris Cat on the Hunt Painting
  • Isabel Harris Cat on the Hunt Painting
  • Isabel Harris Cat on the Hunt Painting
H 9.75 in. W 15 in. D 1 in.
White Cat With Flowers and Yarn
By Maud Lewis
Located in Bloomfield, ON
A white cat plays next to a yellow pot of flowers and balls of red yarn in this delightful painting by folk artist Maud Lewis. Maud Lewis’s paintings are joyful and depict her surr...
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Mid-20th Century Folk Art Animal Paintings

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Oil, Board

1950s Original Mixed-Media Siamese Cats Painting by J. Simmons
Located in San Diego, CA
Exceptional mixed-media painting by artist J. Simmons depicting a pair of Siamese cats made out of burnt wood faces with plaster on board. This piece has texture and depth. The frame...
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Plaster, Wood

17th Century Manner of Johannes Fijt, Killer Cat Oil on Canvas
Located in Lowestoft, GB
A dark and striking image of a snarling cat toying with a bird 17th century in age, European in origin, some minor abrasions to the painted surface. The painting sits on a lap...
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Antique Mid-17th Century European Baroque Paintings

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Canvas, Velvet

Cabolet, French Artist, Watercolor on Paper, Paris, 1963, Cat
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Cabolet, French artist. Watercolor on paper. Paris, 1963. Cat drawn in modernist style. In very good condition. Signed and dated. Visible dimensions: 29 x 19 cm. Total dimensions...
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Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Other

Dr. David Kwo Da-Wei Limited Edition Chinese Lithograph "Sheba Siamese Cat"
By David Kwo
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Artist and teacher Dr. David Kwo Da-Wei (1919-2003) became renowned for his Chinese brush paintings of his black cat, Kim. He also pioneered in using complete strokes to create impre...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Paintings

Materials

Paint

En Rouge by Raymond Debieve, French Cubist Portrait on Paper with Cat
By Raymond Debieve
Located in Atlanta, GA
Raymond Debieve (1931-2011) Born in northern France as a twin to brother Michel Debieve (who also become an accomplished artist later in life), Raymond painted his entire life. His ...
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Mid-20th Century Cubist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Mixed Media

"Girl with Cat" Painting by Artist Vaclav Vytlacil
Located in Miami, Miami Design District, FL
Vaclav Vytlacil,an early American modernist painter was one of the founders of the American Abstract Artist group.He was known for his expressive color and the geometry of his figura...
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Vintage 1970s North American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Acrylic, Paper

Joseph Ferm Painting on Canvas " Don't Milk Cats"
By Joseph Ferm
Located in Hudson, NY
large painting by artist Joseph Ferm,a 2011 Kipton Art Rising Finalist. a young self taught artist. The painting is a mixed media with some raised areas . a 2013 creation.
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21st Century and Contemporary American Mid-Century Modern Contemporary Art

Materials

Paint, Canvas

Mid Century Abstract Painting "Cat" NYC Artist Sylvia Rutkoff
By Sylvia Rutkoff
Located in New York, NY
Sylvia Rutkoff (1919-2011) Sr13-1 “Cat” Oil on canvas 42x30 unframed Unsigned Collection acquired from family estate Sylvia Weinreb Rutkoff (1919-2011) Born in Wisconsin in ...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Mid Century Cat and Kitten
Located in Soquel, CA
Charming mid-century modern painting of a cat and kitten using collage technique, circa 1960. Signed lower right "Johannesen." Displayed in a rustic wood frame. Image, 12"H x 24"W.
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1960s Modern Animal Paintings

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Board, Ink, Paper

  • Mid Century Cat and Kitten
  • Mid Century Cat and Kitten
  • Mid Century Cat and Kitten
  • Mid Century Cat and Kitten
H 21 in. W 31 in. D 3 in.
Mid Century Modernist Siamese Cat, 1953
By Jack Boynton
Located in Soquel, CA
Significant and rare modernist figurative painting by important 20th Mid-Century Texas modernist James "Jack" Boynton (American, 1928-2010). Painted with texture via sand and vibrant...
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1950s American Modern Animal Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Mid-Century Modernist Painting on Canvas of Cat
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Enigmatic acrylic painting on canvas of a black cat in the moon light with a ball of yarn. Executed in a bold pallet painting style and signed on the back by the noted artist Bunn Gray.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Gray Cat
Located in New Orleans, LA
This charming painting of a cat is signed, but I cannot make out the signature – so it is a mystery to me. I acquired it for obvious reasons – the draftsmanship is superb and very di...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Animal Paintings

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Oil

  • Gray Cat
  • Gray Cat
  • Gray Cat
  • Gray Cat
H 20 in. W 25 in.
Modern Abstract Painting by Richard Hambleton Purple Shadow Cat
By Richard Hambleton
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Conceptual Artists Born in Vancouver, BC and relocated to NYC in the late 1970s, Richard Art Hambleton is the godfather of street art who used the urban canvas to evoke public react...
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

"Harmony" Mid Century Gouache Illustration of Angels Singing in a Choir with Cat
By Clyde Follett Seavey
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid 20th century gouache on paper painting illustration of angels singing in a choir with cat is by San Francisco artist Clyde Follett Seavey (1920-1991). Seavey studied at UC B...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Gouache

Kingsley Calkins Cheshire Cat Original Acrylic on Board
Located in Toledo, OH
Heavily textured original acrylic on board by Kingsley Calkins of a Cheshire cat. Stylized image in strong brilliant colors.
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Mid-20th Century North American Modern Paintings

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Acrylic

Mid-century Cat Lady
By Melanie Munns Antonelli
Located in New Orleans, LA
I primarily use myself and my childhood photos as reference material to paint surreal portraiture. I am inspired by nostalgia, kitsch, deadpan, and the surreal. I address fears of mo...
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2010s Realist Animal Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Genre scene Pair of paintings with Cat and Dog Playing
Located in Cattolica, RN
Louis von Hagn, 1819 — 1898 Pair of genre paintings with cat and dog playing depicted with oil on Hanvana’s wooden lit panel by the famous German genre scene painter Ludwig von Hagn,...
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Mid-19th Century Rococo Animal Paintings

Materials

Oil, Wood Panel

Cat with Fish Bowl Still Life Oil on Canvas Painting by Andree Guerin, French
By Andree Guerin
Located in London, GB
A beautifully painted oil on canvas of a cat looking into a fishbowl by the French 20th century artist Andree Guerin, circa 1950s. Atmospheric and romantic painting with a very likea...
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Giltwood, Paint

Mid Century Painting Cats For Sale on 1stDibs

Find a variety of mid century painting cats available on 1stDibs. A selection of these works in the Modern, Abstract and Expressionist styles can be found today in our inventory. There are many variations of these items available, from those made as long ago as the 19th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. If you’re looking to add mid century painting cats that pop against an otherwise neutral space in your home, the works available on 1stDibs include that feature elements of gray, brown, beige, white and more. These artworks have been a part of the life’s work for many artists, but the versions made by Edward Bawden, Maud Lewis, Jack Boynton, Clyde F. Seavey Sr. and David Emile Joseph de Noter are consistently popular. The range of these distinct pieces — often created in paint, oil paint and canvas — can elevate any room of your home.

How Much are Mid Century Painting Cats?

Mid century painting cats can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price for items in our inventory is $1,348, while the lowest priced sells for $192 and the highest can go for as much as $65,000.