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New York City Drawing of Turkey in Graphite
By Pasquale Patrick Stigliani
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1981 graphite on paper scene of a Turkey is by Pasquale Patrick Stigliani (1926-2003), a New York City painter and poet. He was an independent artist trained under the principl...
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1980s Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Graphite

1940 American WPA Modernist New York City Watercolor Painting Pushcart Tenements
By Samuel Grunvald
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Samuel Grunvald was a Hungarian born American WPA artist known for abstract, landscape and seascape paintings. Arrived in the USA from Hungary in 1921 and settled in New York City wh...
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1940s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

1940's American WPA Modernist New York City Watercolor Painting Subway Riders
By Samuel Grunvald
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
The Subway, (fauvist painting of NYC scene) 1940's. image is 8 X 9.5 inches. Hand signed lower right Provenance: Greenwich Gallery (Greenwich CT) Samuel Grunvald was a Hungarian b...
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1940s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

1930's American WPA Modernist New York City Watercolor Painting Harlem River Dr
By Samuel Grunvald
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Harlem River Drive, 1938 (fauvist painting of men sitting on a park bench) image is 6.5 X 7.5 inches. Provenance: Greenwich Gallery (Greenwich CT) Samuel Grunvald was a Hungarian b...
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20th Century Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

1930's Tremont Temple, Judaica Watercolor, Bronx New York City
By Ben Ganz
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Signed Judaic synagogue watercolor by Jewish American artist Ben Ganz. He depicts the front gates of the Tremont Temple, Bronx New York from 1939. The artist uses local colors and g...
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20th Century Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Crosswalk, New York City
By Don David
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Don Davis Title: Crosswalk Medium: Watercolor on paper, signed lower right Image Size: 27.5 x 19.5 inches Frame Size: 35 x 27 inches Amid construction that constantly reinve...
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1980s American Realist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Archival Paper

New York Skyline from Jersey City, Painting, Watercolor on Watercolor Paper
By John Kilduff
Located in Yardley, PA
Painted on location (plein air) from Jersey City overlooking the Hudson River and New York. Painted on two sheets of Arches 140 lb cold pressed watercolor paper. :: Painting :: Impre...
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2010s Impressionist Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

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Watercolor

Palm Tree, New York City
By Don David
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Don Davis Title: Palm Tree Medium: Watercolor on paper Image Size: 23.5 x 17.5 inches Frame Size: 30.75 x 24.75 inches In a classic example of nature vs. the city, a Palm sh...
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1980s American Realist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Archival Paper

Bus Stop, New York City
By Don David
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Don Davis Title: Bus Stop Medium: Watercolor on paper, signed lower right Image Size: 27.5 x 19.5 inches Frame Size: 35 x 27 inches This watercolor by American artist Don Da...
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1980s American Realist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Archival Paper

Police Line, New York City
By Don David
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Don Davis Title: Police Line Medium: Watercolor on paper, signed lower right Image Size: 18 x 24 inches Frame Size: 24.5 x 30.25 inches The viewer is at the edge of the acti...
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1980s American Realist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Archival Paper

Claude Muncaster: 1948 City of New York Maritime Art watercolour ship steamer
By Claude Muncaster
Located in London, GB
We acquired a series of paintings from Claude Muncaster's studio. To find more scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this seller." Claude Munca...
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1940s Realist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Dodge and Truck, New York City
By Don David
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Don Davis Title: Dodge and Truck Medium: Watercolor on paper, signed l.r. Image Size: 18 x 24 inches Frame Size: 24.75 x 30.25 inches This watercolor by American artist Don ...
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1980s American Realist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Archival Paper

Coney Island (New York City)
By Norman Barr
Located in New York, NY
An idyllic scene at New York City's favorite beach, Coney Island. Before the year was over Barr was in the Army. It is ink and litho-crayon. Barr liked that medium because it didn't ...
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Mid-20th Century Ashcan School Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Mixed Media

New York City Street Scene
Located in Buffalo, NY
A beautiful gouache on paper depicting a street in lower Manhattan circa 1920's. This beautiful art deco work is unsigned but clearly created by a masterful hand.
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1920s Art Deco Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Gold Leaf

New York City Police Fortune Magazine Illustration
By Robert Riggs
Located in Miami, FL
This original illustration, titled "Cops at Ease in the Muster Room of a Station," accompanied the article Nineteen Thousand Cops published in the July 1939 issue of Fortune Magazine...
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1930s Realist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal, Archival Paper

"Morningside Park, New York City," Wood Gaylor, American Modernism Landscape
Located in New York, NY
Wood Gaylor (1883 - 1957) Morningside Park, New York City, 1918 Watercolor on paper 9 1/2 x 12 inches Signed, titled and dated lower right Provenance: Private Collection, Cohoes, Ne...
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1910s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

"Snow Storm in New York City," Bertram Hartman, WPA Rooftops Winter Cityscape
By Bertram Hartman
Located in New York, NY
Bertram Hartman (1882 - 1960) Snow Storm in New York City, 1943 Watercolor on paper 21 3/4 x 30 inches Signed and dated lower right Bertram Hartman was an American modernist painter...
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1940s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

"New York City Skyline View from the East River," Lionel Reiss, Jewish Artist
By Lionel Reiss
Located in New York, NY
Lionel S. Reiss (1894 - 1988) New York City Skyline View from the East River Watercolor on paper 13 x 19 inches Signed lower left In describing his own style, Lionel Reiss wrote, “B...
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1940s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

"Off the Avenue - Midtown" Burn Drawing of New York City
By Paul Chojnowski
Located in Danvers, MA
Photorealistic drawing of New York City street burned and scorched into paper.
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21st Century and Contemporary Photorealist Landscape Drawings and Waterc...

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Paper, Other Medium

Four Men on Unicycles (Army Plaza at 5th Ave., New York City)
By Dong Kingman
Located in Missouri, MO
Framed Size: 31 x 40 inches DONG KINGMAN (1911-2000) Long acknowledged as an American watercolor master, he has received an extraordinary number of awards and honors throughout h...
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20th Century Modern Still-life Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

"New York City Harbor" Leon Dolice, Downtown Skyline, East and Hudson River
By Leon Dolice
Located in New York, NY
Leon Dolice (1892 - 1960) New York Harbor Skyline at Twilight (Harmony), circa 1930-40 Pastel on paper 12 x 19 inches Signed lower right Provenance: Spanierman Gallery, New York Th...
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1930s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pastel

"New York City Harbor" Leon Dolice, Downtown Skyline, East and Hudson River
By Leon Dolice
Located in New York, NY
Leon Dolice (1892 - 1960) New York Harbor Skyline at Twilight (Searching), circa 1930-40 Pastel on paper 12 x 19 inches Signed lower right Provenance: Spanierman Gallery, New York ...
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1930s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pastel

"New York City Harbor" Leon Dolice, Downtown Skyline, East and Hudson River
By Leon Dolice
Located in New York, NY
Leon Dolice (1892 - 1960) New York Harbor (Brooklyn Bridge), circa 1930-40 Pastel on paper 12 x 19 inches Signed lower right Provenance: Spanierman Gallery, New York The romantic b...
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1930s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pastel

"Bumper to Bumper" Burn Drawing of Cars on New York City Street
By Paul Chojnowski
Located in Danvers, MA
Photorealistic drawing of New York City burned and scorched into paper. Framed dimensions: 18" x 14".
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21st Century and Contemporary Photorealist Landscape Drawings and Waterc...

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Paper, Other Medium

Manhattan from the River - Dutch 1920's art oil crayon drawing New York city
By Adriaan Lubbers
Located in London, GB
This fantastic 1920's oil crayon drawing is by Dutch artist Adriaan Lubbers. It shows a birds eye view of New York. The view is of the river and boats towards Manhattan. A really ic...
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1920s Realist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Oil Crayon

Downtown, New York City
Located in Boston, MA
Signed lower left: "E.D. Roth - N.A.". With Currier Gallery of Art exhibition label verso. Ernest D. Roth was born in Stuttgart, Germany in 1879 and immigrated with his parents to t...
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1940s American Impressionist Paintings

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Watercolor

1960s Watercolor Vista of New York City by Roger Bertin
By Roger Bertin
Located in Fingest, Oxfordshire
Well executed colorful watercolor on paper of New York City by the French artist Roger Bertin in white gallery frame, circa 1960. Roger Bertin was born in Rue Gabrielle in Montma...
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Vintage 1960s French Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

Market Uptown, New York City
By Samuel Grunvald
Located in New York, NY
Grunvald is most celebrated for his Pushcart series for which he uniquely captured in the 1940’s. Many of these pushcart watercolors have lively color use and depict the smaller ne...
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1940s Interior Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

The Queensboro Bridge, New York City
By Antonio Masi
Located in New York, NY
Original watercolor with pencil and crayon of the Queensboro Bridge by Antonio Masi. He is considered by many to be the most important contemporary painter of New York City's iconic...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

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Pencil, Crayon, Watercolor

Bicycle at 77th St. (Abstracted Figurative Watercolor Drawing of New York City)
By Susan Hope Fogel
Located in Hudson, NY
Abstract figurative cityscape watercolor painting of busy street in New York City in a dark blue and grey palette "Bicycle at 77th Street", painted by Susan Hope Fogel in 2020 30 x...
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2010s Modern Figurative Paintings

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Watercolor, Gouache, Archival Paper

Washington Square Arch (New York City Sepia Toned Print on Watercolor Paper)
By James Bleecker
Located in Hudson, NY
Washington Square Arch pigment print on watercolor paper 18 x 13, edition of 25 $1500 24 x 20, edition of 25 $2500 50x40, edition of 25, $6,500 This Black and White Sepia-toned prin...
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2010s Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Pigment

Skyline and Tugboat, East River, New York City
By Samuel Grunvald
Located in New York, NY
Samuel Grunvald excelled at watercolors and was a native New Yorker who portrayed his city as such as he depicted its skyline, architecture and particular character with love and ent...
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1940s Landscape Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

Mid-Century Original Watercolor of the New York City Skyline Signed Lower Right
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Mid-century original watercolor of the New York City skyline signed lower right, Circa 1940-1950's Very nice watercolor in a layered matted Frame. Dimensions: 23" W x 17.75" H x 1...
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Mid-20th Century American Paintings

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Glass, Wood, Paper

Washington Square Arch II (New York City Sepia Toned Print on Watercolor Paper)
By James Bleecker
Located in Hudson, NY
Washington Square Arch pigment print on watercolor paper 13 x 16, edition of 25 $1500 20 x 24, edition of 25 $2500 40x50, edition of 15, $6,500 This Black and White Sepia-toned prin...
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2010s Contemporary Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Abstract Modernist Urban Skyline Landscape, New York City Harbor Lights
Located in New York, NY
Artist Unknown (20th century) New York City Skyline, 1950s Oil, watercolor and gouache on paper 13 1/2 x 19 1/2 inches A bright abstract skyline view of a metropolis on a blue / tea...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Expressionist Mixed Media

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Oil, Watercolor, Gouache

American School New York City Abstract Magic Surrealism Ocean Fish Painting
By Barry Johnson
Located in Buffalo, NY
American school abstract painting. Watercolor on paper, circa 1960. Unsigned. Image size, 12"L x 9"H.
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1960s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Watercolor, Gouache

American School New York City Abstract Expressionist Original MCM Oil Painting
By Barry Johnson
Located in Buffalo, NY
American school abstract painting. Watercolor on paper, circa 1960. Signed. Image size, 24"L x 18"H.
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1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Watercolor, Gouache

American School New York City Abstract Outsider Artist Animal Abstract Painting
By Barry Johnson
Located in Buffalo, NY
Incredible Outsider Artist Barry Johnson presents a new series of canvas paintings from his creatures series. Wild Colors! Utterly unique compositions. Something you will never ge...
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1980s Outsider Art Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Watercolor, Gouache

American School New York City Abstract Expressionist Original MCM Oil Painting
By Barry Johnson
Located in Buffalo, NY
American school abstract painting. Watercolor on paper, circa 1960. Signed. Image size, 24"L x 18"H.
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1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Watercolor, Gouache

American School New York City Abstract Outsider Artist Animal Abstract Painting
By Barry Johnson
Located in Buffalo, NY
Incredible Outsider Artist Barry Johnson presents a new series of canvas paintings from his creatures series. Wild Colors! Utterly unique compositions. Something you will never ge...
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1980s Outsider Art Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Watercolor, Gouache

American School New York City Abstract Magic Surrealism Sunset Park Painting
By Barry Johnson
Located in Buffalo, NY
American school abstract painting. Watercolor on paper, circa 1960. Unsigned. Image size, 12"L x 9"H.
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1960s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Watercolor, Gouache

American School New York City Abstract Expressionist Original MCM Oil Painting
By Barry Johnson
Located in Buffalo, NY
American school abstract painting. Watercolor on paper, circa 1960. Signed. Image size, 18"L x 24"H.
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1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Watercolor, Gouache

National City Bank of New York, 55 Wall Street, Painting by Clarence Carter
By Clarence Holbrook Carter
Located in Long Island City, NY
A watercolor painting by Clarence Holbrook Carter circa 1950. Carter's modernist style utilizes strong structural lines and architectural aesthetics to form almost surreal-like scene...
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1950s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

New York City Street Scene of China Town "Joy Ting Low Chow Mein"
By Robert Freiman
Located in New York, NY
An exciting watercolor of a New York City street scene done in 1974. The fast brushwork is noted with much attention directed to abstracting the depiction. Freiman's execution of thi...
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1970s Abstract Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Watercolor, Archival Paper

New York City cityscape
By Guy Bardone
Located in Long Island City, NY
Unique watercolor of Central Park by French artist for his USA dealer inscribed to his dealer and the dealers wife, Monsieur and Madame Findlay. sight size 12 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches This...
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1970s Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Brooklyn, New York City Skyline
By Wesley Willis
Located in Chicago, IL
Wesley Willis (1963-2003) was a self-trained artist and native Chicagoan, growing up on Chicago’s Southside. Willis honed his technical abilities in the Chicago Public Schools, where...
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1980s Contemporary Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Cardboard, Ballpoint Pen, Color Pencil

Inwood Hill Park, New York City August 25, 2013 I
By Tad Mike
Located in New York, NY
American artist Tad Mike works outdoors, using lichen, grass, flowers and stones as some of his tools for painting and drawing. From his drawings which accumulate such mark-making, e...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

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Archival Paper, Watercolor

Inwood Hill Park, New York City August 25, 2013 II
By Tad Mike
Located in New York, NY
Inwood Hill Park, New York City August 25, 2013 II is primariliy blue. American artist Tad Mike works outdoors, using lichen, grass, flowers and stones as some of his tools for pain...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Archival Paper

Photorealist graphite drawing "East Side" (cityscape black white New York City)
By Roger Watt
Located in Binghamton, NY
"East Side" is a Photorealist, graphite on paper drawing by Roger Watt. The black and white drawing features a view of New York City. Watt depicts a bustling cityscape, with moving c...
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2010s Photorealist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Graphite

New York City Skyline
By John H. Recknagel, Jr.
Located in Wiscasset, ME
Born in Brooklyn, New York in 1870, painter and teacher John H. Recknagel, Jr. studied at the National Academy of Design in New York, in the studio of artist Jean-Paul Laurens and at...
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1920s Impressionist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Saint Paul’s New York City
By John Marin
Located in Fairlawn, OH
Signed lower right “Marin” Provenance: Estate of the artist Kennedy Galleries, 1985 Jeffrey M. Kaplan Collection, Washington, D.C. Illustrated: Kennedy Galleries ...
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1910s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Graphite

"Call Me Bill," New York City Subway Rider on Racing Form
By Joseph Solman
Located in New York, NY
Joseph Solman (1909 - 2008) Call Me Bill Gouache, watercolor, and pencil on racing form 15 1/4 x 10 inches Initialed lower right: J. S. Joseph Solman was a Jewish-American painter a...
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1960s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Gouache, Newsprint

"Harlem River, New York City," Early American Modernist Urban Landscape
By Oscar Bluemner
Located in New York, NY
Oscar Bluemner (1867 – 1938) Harlem River, New York City, June 18, 1910 Colored pencil, pencil, and crayon on paper 4 3/4 x 6 inches Monogrammed lower right: OFB Oscar Florianus Blu...
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1910s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Crayon, Pencil, Color Pencil

"Chrysler Building" New York City Winter Snowstorm, Mid-Century Modern View
By Leon Dolice
Located in New York, NY
Leon Dolice (1892 - 1960) Chrysler Building, New York City Pastel on paper Sight 11 x 6 3/4 inches Signed lower right The romantic backdrop of Vienna at the turn of the century had ...
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Mid-20th Century Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pastel

"Chrysler Building," Leon Dolice, New York City, Mid-Century Modern Street View
By Leon Dolice
Located in New York, NY
Leon Dolice (1892 - 1960) Chrysler Building, New York City Pastel on paper Sight 9 1/2 x 6 inches Signed lower right Provenance: Private Collection, Maine The romantic backdrop of ...
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1950s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pastel

"Empire State Building," Leon Dolice, New York City, Mid-Century Modern Street
By Leon Dolice
Located in New York, NY
Leon Dolice (1892 - 1960) Empire State Building, New York City Pastel on paper Sight 9 1/2 x 6 inches Signed lower right Provenance: Private Collection, Maine The romantic backdrop...
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1950s American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pastel

"New York City Harbor" Leon Dolice, Downtown Skyline, East and Hudson River
By Leon Dolice
Located in New York, NY
Leon Dolice (1892 - 1960) New York Harbor Skyline at Twilight Pastel on paper 12 x 19 inches Signed lower right Provenance: Spanierman Gallery, New York The romantic backdrop of Vi...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pastel

Spectacular Orig Watercolor Painting, New York City, 1934 by WPA Artist Sewall
By Edward Sewall
Located in Palm Springs, CA
The tiny detail on this special pairing is unbelievable. By WPA Portland Oregon artist, Ed Sewall. Titled "New York City "L" Exit" Dated November 1934. In original frame with oregon ...
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Vintage 1930s American Other Paintings

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Paper

New York City
By Olin Dows
Located in New York, NY
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Watercolor, Paper

Mildred E. Williams, Ink and Wash Drawing, New York City Park Scene
Located in Providence, RI
This is a charming ink and wash drawing of a New York City park scene. Housed in a gold finished wood frame under glass. Sight size: 10.5 x 12.5 inches. Born in Detroit in 1892,...
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1930s American Realist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink, Watercolor

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The price for a new york city watercolor in our collection starts at $125 and tops out at $24,000 with the average selling for $1,975.