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Large Modernist Floral Bouquet Impasto Oil Painting of Flowers in a Vase
By Samuel Rothbort
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
there is a label 'Midsummer' verso and remains of an old gallery label or exhibition label. Samuel Rothbort (Russian American Jewish folk artist 1881-1972) was born in the small town...
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20th Century Post-Impressionist Interior Paintings

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Oil, Wood Panel

Modernist Building in Teal, Collage and Painting, Late 20th Century
By Barbara Lewis
Located in San Francisco, CA
This circa late 20th century mixed media tissue paper collage with watercolor and ink on paper city scene is by Chicago-based painter, photographer, and printmaker Barbara Lewis (192...
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Late 20th Century Modern Mixed Media

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Ink, Watercolor, Tissue Paper, Paper

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

Original Oil Painting "LIONS" in a Modernist Illustration Graphic Style
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
33.5x27, sight size 28x22 Lionel Kalish born 1931 New York, NY A painter and childrens book illustrator. Education: 1951 Cooper Union of the Advancement of Science and Art, New York...
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1960s Pop Art Animal Paintings

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Paper, Oil

Rare Modernist Israeli WAR CONVOY 1940s Watercolor Painting Drawing Bezem
By Naftali Bezem
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Naftali Bezem (Hebrew: נפתלי בזם‎‎; born November 27, 1924) is an Israeli painter, muralist, and sculptor. size includes frame. Bezem was born in Essen, Germany, in 1924. His early a...
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20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Ink, Watercolor

Large Watercolor Painting Israeli Modernist Judaica Two Rabbis
By Moshe Gat
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
A large watercolor painting. Moshe Gat was born in Haifa in 1935. in 1952 he began his studies at the Bezalel School, in Jerusalem. In 1955 he returned to Haifa, where he taught dra...
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Mid-20th Century Expressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Paper

Large Watercolor Painting Israeli Modernist Judaica Rabbi with Children, Bezalel
By Moshe Gat
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
A large watercolor painting. Moshe Gat was born in Haifa in 1935. in 1952 he began his studies at the Bezalel School, in Jerusalem. In 1955 he returned to Haifa, where he taught dra...
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Mid-20th Century Expressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

1950's "Sun Sand Sea" Lord and Taylor Modernist Summer Beach Portrait in Gouache
By Calvin Anderson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1950 to 1960's Lord and Taylor gouache on paper portrait of two beach goers in bathing suits with a volleyball, entitled "Sun Sand Sea" is by Bay Area painter, printmaker, and d...
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1950s American Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Gouache

Mexican Modernist Painting Girl with Watermelon
By Jose Maria de Servin
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Latin American Subject: Children Medium: Mixed Media Surface: Paper Country: Mexico Dimensions include Frame: 36X26 The sweetness that characterizes the work of Mexican pai...
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20th Century Folk Art Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Gouache

Mexican Modernist Painting Boy with Watermelon
By Jose Maria de Servin
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Latin American Subject: Children Medium: Mixed Media Surface: Paper Country: Mexico Dimensions include Frame: 36X26 The sweetness that characterizes the work of Mexican pai...
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20th Century Folk Art Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Gouache

Antique Modernist Southern School Courtyard Charles Baskerville Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American oil painting of a southern courtyard by Charles Baskerville Jr (1896 - 1994). Oil on canvas, circa 1950. Signed. Displayed in a period frame. Image size, 18"L x...
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1930s 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

"European Village Landscape Scene" Modernist Style Painting Oil on Board
By Michael Baxte
Located in New York, NY
A strong modernist oil painting depicted in the Mid Century by Russian painter Michael Baxte. Mostly known for his abstracted figures on canvas or street scenes, this piece is a wond...
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1930s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

French Modernist LANDSCAPE WITH HOUSES School of Paris Oil Painting
By Isis Kischka
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
"School of Paris" Isis Kischka was born in Paris on the 26 October 1908 to a Polish Jewish family who had migrated from the Ukraine two years earlier. After completing studies in c...
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20th Century Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

American School Modernist Interior View Surreal TV Simpsons Madonna Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American interior composition painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1995. Signed illegibly lower right.. Displayed in a period modernist frame. Image, 37"L x 49"H, overall 38"L ...
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1980s Modern Interior 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

Modernist Vibrant Blue Bridge, Paris France Architectural Drawing, Painting
By Judith Shahn
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
JUDITH SHAHN Paris river scene with bridge. Hand signed. Dimensions: Image Size: H: 27 inches: a: 41.5 inches. The artist takes a naive approach to depicting the subject by simplify...
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20th Century American Modern Still-life Paintings

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Paper, Acrylic

"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 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 Still Life with Vase and Fruits" Expressionistic Style Oil Painting
By Michael Baxte
Located in New York, NY
A strong modernist oil painting depicted in 1971 by Russian painter Michael Baxte. Mostly known for his abstracted figures on canvas or street scenes, this piece is a wonderful repre...
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1970s Expressionist Still-life Paintings

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Board, Oil

Huge French Modernist Oil Nude Lovers in Landscape
By Michele Salmon
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Lovers by Michele Salmon (French b.1946) signed lower front and verso oil painting on canvas, unframed canvas size: 39 x 32 inches provenance: private collection, France Beautiful ...
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Late 20th Century Modern 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

Antique American Modernist Street Scene, Chinatown San Francisco by Arthur Dodge
By Arthur Burnside Dodge
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American cityscape painting by Arthur Burnside Dodge (1863 - 1952). Oil on board, circa 1920. Signed. Displayed in a period giltwood impressionist frame. Image, 16"L x 1...
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1910s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Old Yishuv, Israel, Watercolor Gouache Painting Israeli Modernist Kibbutz Artist
By Aharon Giladi
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Signed in English and in Hebrew Abstract Expressionist bold, vibrant, colorful watercolor painting. Aharon Giladi, Israeli painter, born in Russian Empire, 1907-1993 Aharon Golodetz...
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20th Century Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Gouache, Watercolor

Old Yishuv, Israel, Watercolor Painting Israeli Modernist Kibbutz Artist 2 Sided
By Aharon Giladi
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
12.5x9.25 size of piece without mat. This piece is two sided and has a drawing on the second side. Aharon Giladi, Israeli painter, born in Russian Empire, 1907-1993 Aharon Golodetz ...
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20th Century Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Woodblock Heliorelief with Hand Painting "Novel" Italian Post Modernist Pop Art
By Sandro Chia
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Hand Signed edition of 50 with blindstamp. Surprising Novel Woodblock and heliorelief with handpainting 18-1/2 x 16-1/4 inches (sheet alone without frame) Biography: Sandro Chia was...
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1980s Pop Art Figurative Prints

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Paint, Mixed Media, Woodcut

Woodblock Heliorelief with Hand Painting "Novel" Italian Post Modernist Pop Art
By Sandro Chia
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Hand Signed edition of 50 with blindstamp. Surprising Novel Woodblock and heliorelief with handpainting 18-1/2 x 16-1/4 inches (sheet alone without frame) Biography: Sandro Chia was...
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1980s Pop Art Figurative Prints

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Paint, Mixed Media, Woodcut

Woodblock Heliorelief with Hand Painting "Novel" Italian Post Modernist Pop Art
By Sandro Chia
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Hand Signed edition of 50 with blindstamp. Surprising Novel Woodblock and heliorelief with handpainting 18-1/2 x 16-1/4 inches (sheet alone without frame) Biography: Sandro Chia was...
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1980s Pop Art Figurative Prints

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Paint, Mixed Media, Woodcut

Woodblock Heliorelief with Hand Painting "Novel" Italian Post Modernist Pop Art
By Sandro Chia
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Hand Signed edition of 50 with blindstamp. Surprising Novel Woodblock and heliorelief with handpainting 18-1/2 x 16-1/4 inches (sheet alone without frame) Biography: Sandro Chia was...
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1980s Pop Art Figurative Prints

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Paint, Mixed Media, Woodcut

Woodblock Heliorelief with Hand Painting "Novel" Italian Post Modernist Pop Art
By Sandro Chia
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Hand Signed edition of 50 with blindstamp. Surprising Novel Woodblock and heliorelief with handpainting 18-1/2 x 16-1/4 inches (sheet alone without frame) Biography: Sandro Chia was...
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1980s Pop Art Figurative Prints

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Paint, Mixed Media, Woodcut

Woodblock Heliorelief with Hand Painting "Novel" Italian Post Modernist Pop Art
By Sandro Chia
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Hand Signed edition of 50 with blindstamp. Surprising Novel Woodblock and heliorelief with handpainting 18-1/2 x 16-1/4 inches (sheet alone without frame) Biography: Sandro Chia was...
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1980s Pop Art Figurative Prints

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Paint, Mixed Media, Woodcut

1950's French Modernist Cubist Signed Oil - Three Muscular Semi Nude Men Robes
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Three Men French School, circa 1950's indistinctly signed, dated oil painting on canvas, unframed canvas is: 23 x 28 inches provenance: from a private collection, Paris Superbly pai...
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Mid-20th Century Cubist Nude Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Pop Art Modernist Collage Painting GENESIS Patrick Archer
By Patrick Archer
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
PATRICK ARCHER (American b. 1926) "Genesis VI" Collage on board. Sight: 13 x 11 inches, framed: 23 .5 x 21.5 inches. Signed and dated at lower right, signed titled and numbered on v...
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Board

Modernist Painting
Located in Cleveland, OH
V. Ferrari Signed Upper-Right Oil on Canvas 36 x 24 inches
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1950s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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H 36 in. W 24 in.
Judaica Polish Israeli Folk Art Biblical Modernist Oil Painting
By Pinchas Shaar
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
This painting is iconic of Pichas Shaar's aesthetic, and stylistic influences. A ceramic mosaicist and sculptor as well as a painter, Shaars strong decorative sense was evident in hi...
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1960s Folk Art Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Indian Modernist Painting
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
God, Keeper, and Maker of all Air Tola-Kina. Figural Abstract Gouache Watercolor Painting.
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20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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India Ink, Watercolor, Gouache

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H 22.50 in. W 18.50 in.
Vintage American Modernist Pop Art Psychedelic Surfer Acrylic Original Painting
By Peter Max
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist pop art acrylic painting by Peter (Finkelstein) Max (Born 1937). Acrylic on canvas, circa 2005. Signed. Displayed in a period giltwood frame. Image, 12...
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Early 2000s Pop Art 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

Modernist Landscape Oil Painting
By Donald Roy Purdy
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Genre: Modern Subject: Figures Medium: Oil Surface: Board Country: United States signed lower left Donald Roy Purdy is an American painter whose work evolved through a range of styl...
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20th Century Fauvist Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

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

Conceptual Abstract 1963 - British Modernist art oil painting female artist
By Penelope Ellis
Located in London, GB
This striking conceptual abstract oil painting is by British artist Penelope Ellis. It was painted in 1963 in black on a grey background. A superb image and ahead of the conceptual i...
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1960s Conceptual Abstract Paintings

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Oil

Jerusalem Modernist Landscape Oil Painting Israeli Bezalel Artist, Judaica Art
By Ivan Schwebel
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Ivan Schwebel, Israeli American (1932-2011) Oil on canvas. Painting of Winter Landscape. Signed Schwebel, 1985. Sight- L-27" x W-31.5", Frame- L-28.5" x W-32". Ivan Schwebel, Paint...
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1970s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"AKEE" Oil Painting, Marylyn Dintenfass Modernist Abstract Expressionist Pop Art
By Marylyn Dintenfass
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Provenance: Babcock Galleries (bears their label verso.) signed verso with artists monogram signature. Marylyn Dintenfass (born 1943) is an American painter, printmaker, and sculpto...
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Early 2000s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Panel

French Pop Art Modernist Textured Painting Abstract With Stencilled Letters
By James Coignard
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
This is a mixed media abstract painting with string, plaster texture, stencilled letters in a bold typeface. Size includes frame. James Coignard was born in Tours, France in 1925. A...
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20th Century Post-War Abstract Paintings

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Jute, Oil, Mixed Media, Board

Sun Temple, Post Industrial Art, Large Modernist Colorful Oil Painting
By Jo Gundry
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Studied with Erik Laubscher and Claude Bouscharain in Paris during WWII occupation. Ateliers in Lausanne Switzerland. Modernist Futuristic Design. Jo Gundry: Galerie Maurice Bridel, ...
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1970s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

French Pop Art Modernist Textured Painting Abstract With Stencilled Letters
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
This is a large mixed media abstract painting with stencilled letters in a sans serif typeface in blue and red. it is in the manner of James Coignard but does not appear to be signed...
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20th Century Post-War Abstract Paintings

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Mixed Media, Acrylic, Board

Pop Art Modernist Mixed Media Vibrant Day Glo Collage Painting Patrick Archer
By Patrick Archer
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
PATRICK ARCHER (American b. 1926) Signed and dated at lower right, signed and titled on label verso. Abstract landscape with vibrant dayglo fluorescent colors Palm Beach Florida ar...
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Landscape Paintings

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Board, Acrylic Polymer, Mixed Media, Acrylic

BOWERY Oil Painting WPA American Scene Modernist Historical Art Provincetown NYC
By William Freed
Located in New York, NY
BOWERY Oil Painting WPA American Scene Modernist Historical Art Provincetown NYC. William Freed oil on canvas Lillian Orlowsky and William Freed first became acquainted in 1932 when...
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1930s American Modern Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Bearded man, Jewish King or Rabbi Polish Israeli Folk Art Modernist Oil Painting
By Pinchas Shaar
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
This painting is iconic of Pichas Shaar's aesthetic, and stylistic influences. A ceramic mosaicist and sculptor as well as a painter, Shaars strong decorative sense was evident in hi...
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1960s Folk Art Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique American Modernist Art Deco Young Woman Original Portrait Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist portrait oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1920. Unsigned. Image size, 19L x 24H. Framing available.
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1920s Modern Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Red Idol - British 50's art abstract oil painting - Modernist COBRA - provenance
By William Gear
Located in London, GB
An original oil on canvas by the noted Scottish artist William Gear. A fabulous painting. One of his best and a seminal work which dates to 1959. Provenance. Douglas Foulis Art Galle...
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1950s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil

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

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

PROVIDENCE - Modernist Painting, Painting, Acrylic on Wood Panel
By Rich Moyers
Located in Yardley, PA
TITLE: PROVIDENCE - Modernist Painting Acrylic on Canvas on Wood Panel MATERIALS: Gesso, Acrylic Paint, Polyester/Cotton Canvas, Archival mount / Birch Deep Wood Panel SIZE: 5.875 ...
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2010s Modern Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Liberte, Egalite, Fraternite, Modernist Painting
By Philippe Visson
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Philippe Visson, (1942-2008), whose parents were both of Russian origin, was born in New York in 1942. His mother, a Parisian art historian, was the Editor of La Gazette des Beaux-A...
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Late 20th Century Modern Abstract Paintings

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Acrylic, Board

Modernist Figurative Roman Fresco Painting
Located in Houston, TX
Gorgeous Roman modernist fresco painting of two women by unknown artist in the 20th century. Signed in upper right corner.
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20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Plaster, Watercolor

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

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

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