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Vintage Modernist Abstract Cityscape Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage abstract cityscape oil painting. Oil on board, circa 1950. Signed lower right illegibly. Displayed in a period modernist frame. Image, 30"L x 23"H, overall 34"L x 27"H.
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1960s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Important Female Modernist Oil Painting Central Park Abstract expressionist 1950
By Harriet Holden Nash
Located in Buffalo, NY
An original oil on canvas painting by American female artist Harriet Holden Nash. Harriet was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, and lived with her husband in Park Slope for ove...
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1950s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Modernist Abstract Dancing Figure
By Michael William Eggleston
Located in Soquel, CA
Wonderful vibrant modernist abstract figurative of a dancing man comprised of inventive shapes, colors, and forms by Michael William Eggleston (American, 20th c.). From a collection ...
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Early 2000s Abstract Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Ink, Tempera

"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

Modernist Abstract Painting by Richard Roberts
Located in Winter Park, FL
A large modernist abstract painting by Richard Roberts (American 1933-1985). Oil on canvas. Unsigned. Geometric composition with deep, rich color palate and touches of bright blue. I...
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20th Century American Modern Paintings

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Paint

Modernist Abstract Painting by Sy Rudman, Circa 1960s
Located in Peabody, MA
Modernist abstract painting by Sy Rudman. Rudman was an active New York artist who designed many 1950s era jazz album covers and worked as the art director of Argosy magazine, before...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Paint

Modernist Abstract Painting by Sy Rudman, Circa 1960s
Located in Peabody, MA
Modernist abstract painting by Sy Rudman. Rudman was an active New York artist who designed many 1950s era jazz album covers and worked as the art director of Argosy magazine, before...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Paint

1980s Mixed Media "Cellophane" Modernist Abstract Painting
By Jeff Christ
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Contemporary Subject: Abstract Medium: Mixed Media Surface: Archival Paper Country: United States Dimensions w/Frame: 34X49.5 Miami born artist Jeff Christ has been working u...
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1980s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

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Mixed Media

Large Modernist Abstract Painting (1of 2 available)
By Gregg Robinson
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Gregg Robinson, American (born 1948) "Cipher Bar 20" Oil on Canvasboard Panel. Artist signed, title and dated 1990 far right. Very minor rubbing to paint. Panel measures 15...
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1990s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Mixed Media, Oil, Board

Talquin, 1980s Mixed Media Modernist Abstract Painting
By Jeff Christ
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Contemporary Subject: Abstract Medium: Mixed Media Surface: Archival Paper Country: United States Dimensions: 46" x 32" Dimensions w/Frame: 47" x 37" Miami born artist Jeff C...
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1980s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

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Mixed Media

"A Celluloid Dickey, a Razor and Two 8-Balls,” modernist abstract painting
By Mark Masyga
Located in New York, NY
52" x 34”(oil, graphite on canvas) signed on reverse by the artist. This multi-panel painting by Mark Masyga is composed of 10 oil on wood painted wood panels. This painting instal...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Graphite

ENORMOUS ORIGINAL 1970'S FRENCH MODERNIST ABSTRACT PAINTING - HEAD SKULL
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist: Claude Lagouche (French 1943-2020) Claude Lagouche was born January 2, 1943 in Naves, died January 16, 2020. He quickly gained recognition for his talent and his work, exh...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil

Corps nu et rose, Corneille, 1955 (Modernist Abstract Painting)
By Guillaume Cornelis van Beverloo (Corneille)
Located in Aerdenhout, NL
Corneille Corps Nu et Rose (Nude and Pink Body) 1955 oil on canvas 32.2 x 24.4 cm Signed verso Desctiption: Guillaume Cornelius Beverloo, better known by his French pseudonym Cornei...
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1950s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

1960s Style Francis Bacon Blue Modernist Abstract Painting Oil on Canvas signed
By Francis Bacon
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration: Vibrant blue modernist abstract painting signed "Shell" Mid-Century Modern made in the USA circa 1960s. Canvas has a wonderful vintage texture and patina. Si...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Canvas, Acrylic

Modernist Abstract Painting on Cement by Albert Chubac
Located in Brecht, BE
This is a unique painting on cement by Alber Chubac, signed and dated 1956.
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Mid-20th Century French Paintings

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Cement

Mid-Century Modernist Abstract Painting by Sylvia Leiferman
Located in Miami, FL
Mid-Century Modern abstract painting by Sylvia Leiferman Offered for sale is a Mid-Century Modern abstract cubist painting by Sylvia Leiferman. This vibrant painting has been create...
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Mid-20th Century American Adam Style Paintings

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Paint, Wood

Antique American Modernist Abstract Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist abstract painting. Oil and encaustic on canvas, circa 1980. Signed on verso. Displayed in a period frame. Image, 20"L x 24"H.
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1980s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique American Modernist Abstract Expressionist Thick Impasto Vintage Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist abstract painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1950. Unsigned. Displayed in a modern frame. Image size, 40"L x 19.5"H.
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1950s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage American Modernist Woman Artist Alice Makara Minimal Abstract Painting
By Alice Makara
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist abstract painting by Alice Makara. Oil on canvas, circa 1980. Signed on back. Unframed. Image size, 40"L x 36"H.
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1980s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Louis Ribak New Mexico Modernist Abstract Painting, Black Angus
By Louis Ribak 1
Located in Phoenix, AZ
Louis Ribak (1902-1979) oil on Masonite titled “Black Angus”. Signed lower right. Image size: 24" H x 30" W. Frame size: 25" H x 31" W. Born in Lithuania, Louis Ribak became a...
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Mid-20th Century Paintings

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Paint

Vintage American Modernist Woman Artist Alice Makara Op Art Abstract Painting
By Alice Makara
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist abstract painting by Alice Makara. Oil on canvas, circa 1980. Signed on back. Unframed. Image size, 44"L x 40"H.
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1980s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Antique Modernist Large Abstract Hawaiian Beach Volcano Eruption Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist abstract painting of a volcano. Oil on canvas, circa 1920. Signed possibly on verso. Image size, 48L x 36H. Framing available
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1940s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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

Modernist Abstract Painting of Women's Millinery, Signed Beverly Crook, D. 1970s
Located in Peabody, MA
A festive abstract composition of women’s hats, acrylic on canvas in period frame, signed on reverse, Beverly Crook, and dated 1970,
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Paint

Purvis Young Horse and Rider Modernist Abstract Painting on Found Crate
By Purvis Young
Located in Bedford Hills, NY
Vibrant abstract work of two horse and riders by American artist Purvis Young. Acrylic on found semi framed crate. Internationally known artist Purvis Young (1943-2010) was recogn...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Paintings

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Acrylic, Wood

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

Antique American Modernist New York City Abstract School Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist abstract painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1960. Unsigned. Image size, 30L x 22H. Framing available.
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1960s Abstract Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Antique American Modernist Abstract Expressionist Original Framed Large Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist abstract painting. Watercolor and gouache on paper, circa 1960. Unsigned. Image size, 35.5L x 23H. Housed in a period frame.
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1950s Abstract Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique American Modernist Abstract Expressionist Original Framed Large Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist abstract painting. Watercolor and gouache on paper, circa 1950. Signed. Image size, 23L x 35H. Housed in a period giltwood frame.
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1950s Abstract Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique American Modernist New York City Abstract Ocean School Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist abstract painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1960. Unsigned. Image size, 31L x 19H. Framing available.
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1960s Abstract Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Purvis Young Modernist Abstract Painting of Modern Dancers on Board
By Purvis Young
Located in Bedford Hills, NY
Abstract painting depicting modern dancers by American artist Purvis Young, acrylic on found particle board.
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Late 20th Century American Modern Contemporary Art

Materials

Scrap Wood

Antique American Modernist Abstract Landscape Signed Original Western Painting
By Yngve Olsen
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist abstract painting by Yngve Olsen (American, 1905 – 2000). Watercolor on board, circa 1940. Signed. Displayed in a mat. Image, 19"L x 12"H.
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1940s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Modernist Cubist Abstract Cityscape Minimalist Painting (John Marin Student!)
By Yngve Olsen
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist abstract painting by Yngve Olsen (American, 1905 – 2000). Watercolor on board, circa 1940. Signed. Displayed in a period modern frame. Image, 14"L x 11"H.
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1940s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Watercolor, Gouache

White Pidgeon, La Paloma Blanca, Modernist Abstract, 1962, Framed Oil on Canvas
By Leon Kelly
Located in Doylestown, PA
"White Pidgeon - La Paloma Blanca" by Philadelphia born modernist and surrealist painter Leon Kelly, is a large scale Modernist Abstract painting. The 40" x 54" oil on canvas is sign...
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1960s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Modernist Abstract Expressionist Painting
Located in Milford, NH
A colorful abstract expressionist painting, sometimes referred to as “drip technique” or “action painting,” done in the manner of American artist Jackson Pollock (1912-1956). This dr...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Panel, Acrylic

Modernist Abstract Oil Painting
By Hea Sook Yoo
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Hea-Sook Yoo, artist, internationally renowned, has her paintings hanging in residences, businesses and art galleries on three continents over three decades.Ms. Yoo is classically tr...
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20th Century Modern Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Early Abstract 1926 - Scottish Abstract art modernist oil painting
By William Johnstone
Located in London, GB
Scottish artist William Johnstone OBE painted this stunning abstract oil painting. It is a superb important piece of Scottish Art History and early twentieth century abstraction. An ...
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1920s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil

Large Modernist Geometric Abstract Painting
By Gregg Robinson
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Gregg Robinson, American (born 1948) "Cipher Bar 19" Oil on Canvasboard Panel. Artist signed, title and dated 1990 far right. Very minor rubbing to paint. Panel measures 15-1/4" H x ...
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1990s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Mixed Media, Oil, Board

Modern Arab Abstract Islamic Calligraphy Modernist Painting
By Wajih Nahle
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Wajih Nahlé (1932-2017), born in Beirut, Lebanon,was a Lebanese Arab abstract painter and calligrapher. He studied painting in the workshop of the Lebanese painter Moustafa Farroukh....
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1990s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Mixed Media

Untitled Abstract Expressionist Painting, 1988. Modernist Composition
By Seymour Boardman
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
10 X 17 without frame. Seymour Boardman (1921–2005) was a New York abstract expressionist. Since his first solo exhibition in Paris in 1951, Boardman developed a personal vision and...
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1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Oil Pastel, Board

American Modernist Abstract Oil Painting Landscape Seascape
By Bruce Samuelson
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
framed 14.5 x 17. image 9.5 x 12 Signed verso Bruce Samuelson was born in Philadelphia and was educated at PAFA. He has taught painting and drawing at PAFA since 1973. Professor B...
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1980s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Masonite, Oil

Modernist Colorful Oil Painting Geometric Abstract Shapes
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
signed illegibly. this piece might be Turkish or Middle Eastern.
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20th Century Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Board

Landscape, Corneille, 1955 (Abstract Expressionist Modernist Painting)
By Guillaume Cornelis van Beverloo (Corneille)
Located in Aerdenhout, NL
Corneille Landscape 1955 Gouache, pencil and ink on paper 11.1 x 27.2 cm signed Description: Guillaume Cornelius Beverloo (*1922 Lège BE †2010 Auvers-sur-Oise FR), better known by ...
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1950s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Ink, Gouache, Pencil

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

Abstract Village Naive Chinese Modernist Painting
By Heshi Yu
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Modern Subject: Abstract Medium: Oil Surface: Canvas Dimensions: 16" x 12" Heshi Yu was born in Shandong, Mainland China, 1935. He graduated from the Art Department of Nati...
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20th Century Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Board

American Modernist Abstract Portrait Dancer Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1970. Unsigned. Image size, 30L x 40H. Framing available.
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1970s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

American Modernist Contemporary Abstract Composition Mixed Media Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist mixed media painting. Gouache and mixed media on paper, circa 2000. Signed. Image size, 15.5L x 23H. Housed in a period frame
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Early 2000s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

American Modernist Abstract Landscape Framed Vintage Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1960. Unsigned. Image size, 24L x 20H. Housed in a giltwood frame.
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1960s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Abstract Expressionist American Modernist Oil Monotype Monoprint Painting
By Larry Brown
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Larry Brown Long-time established New York painter as well as faculty member the The Cooper Union, Brown works in oil on canvas and tempera paints on paper. He deals with themes of s...
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1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Monoprint, Monotype

Abstract Expressionist American Modernist Oil Monotype Monoprint Painting
By Larry Brown
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Larry Brown Long-time established New York painter as well as faculty member the The Cooper Union, Brown works in oil on canvas and tempera paints on paper. He deals with themes of s...
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1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Monoprint, Monotype

Large 20th Century Modernist Abstract Oil Painting
By Lily Huang
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Stunning large scale modernist oil painting by the contemporary Chinese artist Lily Huang. The work is titled verso to a label, "Connections I". Wonderful subtle blue and grey shad...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Oil

French Argentine Modernist 74.47 Abstract Expressionist Painting
By Sergio de Castro
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Sergio de Castro (15 September 1922 – 31 December 2012) was a French-Argentinian Sergio de Castro was born in Argentina, in an aristocratic family of Spanish origins (Galicia and th...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Oil

Vintage American Modernist Portrait Abstract Original Signed Painting
By Barry Johnson
Located in Buffalo, NY
American school abstract painting. Oil on board circa 1990.
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Board, Acrylic

French Argentine Modernist 74.46 Abstract Expressionist Painting
By Sergio de Castro
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Sergio de Castro (15 September 1922 – 31 December 2012) was a French-Argentinian Sergio de Castro was born in Argentina, in an aristocratic family of Spanish origins (Galicia and th...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Oil

French abstract Paris cityscape painting: modernist Bastille day
Located in Norwich, GB
A superbly clever, très French and highly decorative abstracted painting by Bernard "Becool" Coolen which tells a story: it is in fact a stylised representation of of the Champs Ely...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Acrylic

Gestural Abstraction, Miniature Abstract Expressionist Korean Modernist Painting
By Don Ahn
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
*Card pictured after painting not included. Dongkuk Ahn (1937-2013), better known as Don Ahn, was a South Korean artist and t'ai chi master who resided in New York City. Don Ahn (A...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Ink, Acrylic

Gestural Abstraction, Miniature Abstract Expressionist Korean Modernist Painting
By Don Ahn
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
*Card pictured after painting not included. Dongkuk Ahn (1937-2013), better known as Don Ahn, was a South Korean artist and t'ai chi master who resided in New York City. Don Ahn (A...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Acrylic, Paper, Ink

Gestural Abstraction, Miniature Abstract Expressionist Korean Modernist Painting
By Don Ahn
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
*Card pictured after painting not included. Dongkuk Ahn (1937-2013), better known as Don Ahn, was a South Korean artist and t'ai chi master who resided in New York City. Don Ahn (A...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Ink, Acrylic

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

Gestural Abstraction, Miniature Abstract Expressionist Korean Modernist Painting
By Don Ahn
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
*Card pictured after painting not included. Dongkuk Ahn (1937-2013), better known as Don Ahn, was a South Korean artist and t'ai chi master who resided in New York City. Don Ahn (A...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Ink, Acrylic

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Modernist Abstract Paintings For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of modernist abstract paintings is available on 1stDibs. Finding the perfect Abstract, Modern or Impressionist examples of these works for your space is difficult — today, we have a vast range of variations and more on offer. These items have been made for many years, with versions that date back to the 19th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century. If you’re looking to add a modernist abstract paintings that pops against an otherwise neutral space in your home, the works available on 1stDibs include that feature elements of gray, brown, beige, blue and more. There have been many well-done artworks of this subject over the years, but those made by Pierre Obando, Santos Rene Irizarry, Peter Emanuel Goldman, Barry Johnson and Don Ahn are often thought to be among the most beautiful. The range of these distinct pieces — often created in paint, oil paint and fabric — can elevate any room of your home.

How Much are Modernist Abstract Paintings?

Modernist abstract paintings can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price for items in our inventory is $1,200, while the lowest priced sells for $99 and the highest can go for as much as $95,000.