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Set of Two Original painted African Tribal Carved and Painted Art Pieces
Located in Cowthorpe, North Yorkshire
Set of two African tribal carved out of solid wood and painted art pieces.
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Vintage 1980s African Tribal Tribal Art

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Wood

- " AFRICA FEMINISM" original street art mixed media painting
By Juan Manuel Pajares
Located in CORAL GABLES - MIAMI, FL
" AFRICA FEMINISM" 2017 original street art mixed media painting Unique work of the artist PAJARES. Perfect state PAJARES, Juan Manuel (Lleida 1957 ) Pajares was introduced to the i...
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21st Century and Contemporary Street Art Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Mixed Media

FUGUE Signed Original Lithograph, Music, Balloons, African American Art
By Hughie Lee-Smith
Located in Union City, NJ
Fugue is an original hand drawn limited edition lithograph by the African American artist Hughie lee-Smith printed using hand lithography techniques on archival Arches paper, 100% ac...
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1990s Contemporary Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

Abstract Expressionist - Original 60's oil/spray paint on paper S. African art
By Denis Bowen
Located in London, GB
An original oil and spray paint on paper by Denis Bowen who played an important role in the Post War British art movement. This simple yet stunning work dates to 1962. Signed and da...
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1960s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Paper, Oil, Spray Paint

Accumulation of African Masks - Original Handsigned Collage
By Arman
Located in Paris, FR
Arman (Arman Fernandez, called) Accumulation of African Masks Original sticking / collage of lithographic elements Handsigned in pencil On board 78 x 61 cm (c. 31 x 24 in) In 1998, ...
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1990s Modern Mixed Media

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Mixed Media

African Sculpture - Original Woodcut - 1965
Located in Roma, IT
African sculpture is an original black and white xylograph on paper, realized in 1965. Signed and dated in pencil on lower margin "Krause 65". Monogram "K" on plate, on lower left c...
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1960s Contemporary More Prints

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Screen

  • African Sculpture - Original Woodcut - 1965
  • African Sculpture - Original Woodcut - 1965
  • African Sculpture - Original Woodcut - 1965
  • African Sculpture - Original Woodcut - 1965
H 24.02 in. W 16.93 in. D 0.08 in.
'Elephant' original African Shona stone sculpture Zimbabwe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
This small and intimate sculpture of an elephant is a heartfelt and doting example of the sculpture of the Shona artists of Zimbabwe, but also demonstrates the clever use of the text...
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Late 20th Century Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Madiba’s Nguni Bull I - Mandela, Former South African President, Original Art
By Nelson Mandela
Located in Knowle Lane, Cranleigh
Nelson Mandela, Madiba’s Nguni Bull I, Signed Original Artwork Many people are unaware that Nelson Mandela turned his hand to art in his 80's as a way of leaving a legacy for his fam...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel, Charcoal

Giraffe Bookends original African Shona stone sculpture Zimbabwe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
This bookend set, taking the shape of a drinking giraffe, is a graceful example of the functional designs of the Shona sculptors of Zimbabwe. The giraffe itself is languid and gracef...
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Late 20th Century Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Original Afrique Occidentale - Africa horizontal vintage poster
Located in Spokane, WA
Original linen-backed horizontal format vintage poster "AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE FRANCAISE" lithograph. Poster for French West Africa Agency France d'Outre-Mer 1955. The poster has vign...
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1950s Land Landscape Prints

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Lithograph

"CinemAfrica 2004" African Film Festival Graphic Design Original Poster
Located in Boston, MA
A bold, striking poster by Swiss graphic designer Ralph Schraivogel (b. 1960) for Cinemafrica in 2004, the biannual African film festival that took place at the Filmpodium in Zurich ...
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Early 2000s Post-Modern Prints and Multiples

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Screen

African Lady - Original Mixed Media by Sergio Barletta - 1997
By Sergio Barletta
Located in Roma, IT
African Lady is an original painting and collage artwork in mixed media -ink, tempera and watercolor- realized by Sergio Barletta in 1997 Hand-signed on the lower right. Titled on t...
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1990s Surrealist Figurative Paintings

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Ink, Tempera, Watercolor, Mixed Media

Africa - Original Oil on Paper by Jean Boudal - 1950s
By Jean Boudal
Located in Roma, IT
Image dimensions: 23.5x23.5 cm. Africa is an original oil painting on paper realized by the French artist and drawer Jean Boudal in the middle of the XX Century. The stamp of the ...
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1950s Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Madiba’s Nguni Bull II - Mandela, Former South African President, Original Art
By Nelson Mandela
Located in Knowle Lane, Cranleigh
Nelson Mandela, Madiba’s Nguni Bull II, Signed Original Artwork Many people are unaware that Nelson Mandela turned his hand to art in his 80's as a way of leaving a legacy for his fa...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal, Pastel

African Warthog - Original Lithograph by Paul Gervais - 1854
By Paul Gervais
Located in Roma, IT
African Warthog is an original lithograph on ivory-colored paper, realized by Paul Gervais (1816-1879). The artwork is from The Series of "Les Trois Règnes de la Nature", and was pub...
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1850s Modern Animal Prints

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Paper, Lithograph

Africa - Hunters - Original Lithograph by Emmanuel Gondouin - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Africa - Hunters is an original artwork realized by Emmanuel Gondouin (Versailles, 1883 - Parigi, 1934) in 1930s. Original Lithograph, part of a collection entitled "Africa". The w...
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1930s Modern Figurative Prints

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Lithograph, Paper

Map of Africa - Original Etching by C. Brue - 1820
Located in Roma, IT
Map of Africa is an original etching realized by C.Brue in 1820. The print comes from the Series "Atlas Universal" PL. 31. The state of preservation of the artwork is good except f...
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1820s Modern Figurative Prints

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Etching

Hunting in North Africa - Original Lithograph - 1848 ca.
Located in Roma, IT
The Hunting is an original hand-colored lithograph on paper realized in 1848 ca. by an Anonymous artist of the mid-XIX century. Titled on the lower center in Italian" Una Caccia. I...
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1840s Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

'Mother Elephant with Baby' original African Shona stone sculpture Zimbabwe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
This small and intimate sculpture of a mother and infant elephant is a heartfelt and doting example of the sculpture of the Shona artists of Zimbabwe, but also demonstrates the cleve...
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Late 20th Century Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Vladimir Perfilieff "Scene from North Africa" Original Oil Painting c.1930
Located in San Francisco, CA
Vladimir Perfilieff "North African Architecture With Figures" Original Oil Painting C.1930 Original oil on board Dimensions 7" wide x 9" high The frame measures 7.75" wide x 9.75"...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

'Mother and Baby Elephant' original African Shona stone sculpture Zimbabwe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
This small and intimate sculpture of a mother and infant elephant is a heartfelt and doting example of the sculpture of the Shona artists of Zimbabwe, but also demonstrates the cleve...
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Late 20th Century Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Accumulation of African Kota Sculptures - Original Handsigned Lithograph
By Arman
Located in Paris, FR
Arman (Arman Fernandez, called) Accumulation of African Kota Sculptures Original lithograph Handsigned in pencil Numbered / 99 On vellum 76 x 56 cm (c. 30 x 22 in) Excellent condition
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1990s Modern Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

Accumulation of African Songue Masks - Original Handsigned Lithograph
By Arman
Located in Paris, FR
Arman (Arman Fernandez, called) Accumulation of African Songue Masks Original lithograph Handsigned in pencil Numbered / 99 On vellum 76 x 56 cm (c. 30 x 22 in) Excellent condition
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1990s Modern Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

"Protecting Family," Original Stone African Sculpture signed by Gerald Takawira
By Gerald Takawira
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Protecting Family" is an original sculpture in springstone by Gearld Takawira, an African Shona artist. It depicts a mother with her two children huddled under the abstracted wings ...
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1980s Post-Modern Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Mother and Child. African School. Indistinctly Signed. 20th C. Original Artwork.
Located in Sutton Poyntz, Dorset
This original mixed media artwork is by an unidentified artist. Of the African School it dates from the second half of the 20th Century. The artwork is signed indistinctly lower righ...
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20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Plywood, Charcoal, Oil, Watercolor

Africa - The Elephant - Original Lithograph by Emmanuel Gondouin - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Africa - The Elephant is an original artwork realized by Emmanuel Gondouin (Versailles, 1883 - Parigi, 1934) in 1930s. Original Lithograph, part of a collection entitled "Africa". ...
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1930s Modern Figurative Prints

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Lithograph, Paper

Africa - The Fire - Original Lithograph by Emmanuel Gondouin - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Africa - The Fire is an original artwork realized by Emmanuel Gondouin (Versailles, 1883 - Parigi, 1934) in 1930s. Original lithograph, part of a collection entitled "Africa". The ...
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1930s Modern Figurative Prints

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Lithograph, Paper

Original Charles McGill Painting Black Gold African American Artist Imposto Rare
By Charles McGill
Located in Buffalo, NY
An original oil on canvas painting by African American contemporary artist Charles McGill called "Towering Vacancy" which was created in 1987. The provenance of this work comes from...
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1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Landing of the French in Africa - Original Lithograph - 1846
Located in Roma, IT
Landing of the French in Africa is an original hand-colored lithograph on paper realized in 1846 by an Anonymous artist of the XIX century. Titled on the lower center "I Francesi S...
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1840s Old Masters Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

Ancient Map of Africa - Original Etching - 19th century
Located in Roma, IT
This Map of Africa is an etching realized in the 19th century. The state of preservation of the artwork is good. At the top of the paper, the inscription “Longitudine del Meridiano ...
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19th Century More Prints

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Etching

Accumulation of African Tchi Wara Gazelles - Original Handsigned Lithograph
By Arman
Located in Paris, FR
Arman (Arman Fernandez, called) Accumulation of African Tchi Wara Gazelles Original lithograph Handsigned in pencil Numbered / 99 On vellum 76 x 56 cm (c. 30 x 22 in) Excellent con...
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1990s Modern Animal Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Zebra Mare and Foal. African Wildlife Scene.Safari.Animal. Original Oil Painting
By Douglas Van Howd
Located in Sutton Poyntz, Dorset
This original oil painting by Douglas Van Howd is presented and supplied in its original ornate frame (which is shown in these photographs). The frame dimensions are 49cm high x 56c...
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Late 20th Century Naturalistic Animal Paintings

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Oil, Board

Original Vintage Poster Air France Art Deco French West Africa Equatorial Africa
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster for French West Africa and French Equatorial Africa issued by Air France featuring a stunning design by Edmond Maurus (b. 1903) depicting a propeller C...
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Vintage 1940s French Art Deco Posters

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Paper

Africa - Into the Forest - Original Lithograph by Emmanuel Gondouin - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Africa - Into the Forest is an original artwork realized by Emmanuel Gondouin (Versailles, 1883 - Parigi, 1934) in 1930s. Original lithograph, part of a collection entitled "Africa"...
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1930s Modern Figurative Prints

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Paper, Lithograph

Africa - Women in Conversation - Original Lithograp by Emmanuel Gondouin - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Africa - Women in Conversation is an original artwork realized by Emmanuel Gondouin (Versailles, 1883 - Parigi, 1934) in 1930s. Origina Lithograph, part of a collection entitled "A...
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1930s Modern Figurative Prints

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Paper, Lithograph

Sabena Belgian World Airlines original vintage travel poster to Africa
Located in Spokane, WA
Original vintage poster: SABENA, Belgium World Airlines travel poster. Printed in Belgium by Marci, Brussels. Archival linen-backed so that is ready to frame. The image is a ...
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1960s Naturalistic Landscape Prints

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Lithograph

Djibouti, African Landscape Original Israeli Watercolor Cityscape Painting
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Subject: Cityscape, signed in Hebrew Medium: Watercolor Surface: Paper Shmuel Katz (Hebrew: שמואל כ"ץ‎) (August 18, 1926 – March 26, 2010) was an Israeli artist, illustrator, and car...
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20th Century Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor

Africa - Woman on the River - Original Lithograph by Emmanuel Gondouin - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Africa - Woman on the River is an original artwork realized by Emmanuel Gondouin (Versailles, 1883 - Parigi, 1934) in 1930s. Original Lithograph, part of a collection entitled "Afri...
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1930s Modern Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

Africa - The Gnu - Original Charcoal Drawing by Emmanuel Gondouin - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Africa - The Gnu is an original artwork realized by Emmanuel Gondouin (Versailles, 1883 - Parigi, 1934) in 1930s. This charcoal drawing is a preparatory sketch for the collection en...
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1930s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal, Paper

Africa - Life in the Village - Original Lithograph by Emmanuel Gondouin - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Africa - Life in the Village is an original artwork realized by Emmanuel Gondouin (Versailles, 1883 - Parigi, 1934) in 1930s. Original Lithograph on ivory paper. This drawing is pa...
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1930s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Lithograph

Original Vintage Poster Maroc Morocco North Africa Travel Advertising Art Design
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster for Maroc / Morocco featuring a colourful design by the French artist Henri Delval (1901-1959) depicting a white stork on a bird nest of twigs and wild...
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Vintage 1950s Moroccan Posters

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Paris Air France Africa Inspired Art Essay European Tour
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster for Paris Air France with an overprint: Enter the Art and Essay Contests inspired by Africa 10 September 1967 Grand prize: The trip of a lifetime... Al...
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Vintage 1960s French Posters

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Paper

Original Vintage Travel Poster Mali Land Of Dogon West Africa Mask Sculpture Art
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster featuring an artsy image of a traditional wooden Dogon mask on a blue background with the bold title lettering above. The Dogon ethnic group live in th...
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Vintage 1960s French Posters

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Paper

Original Vintage Africa Congo Aeronautic Poster Assn Aeronautique NE Congolais
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster for the North East Congolese Aeronautic Association in Central Africa / Association Aeronautique du Nord-Est Congolais featuring a colorful Art De...
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Posters

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Paper

Original Vintage PLM Railway Poster Paris Algeria Europe North Africa Route Map
By Robert Falcucci
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster promoting travel between Paris and Alger on the PLM Railway featuring a great Art Deco design by Robert Falcucci (1900-1989): Paris Alger liaison rapid...
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Posters

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Paper

David Harper Original. Titled 'People Watching Africa'
By David Harper
Located in London, GB
People Watching Africa A large original painting on canvas inspired by my love of Africa, its sights, sounds, its people and especially its artwork, which I’ve handled and studied f...
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2010s English Contemporary Art

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Canvas, Acrylic

Mid Century African Black Male Athlete Original Oil Painting
Located in Southampton, NY
Wonderful mid century portrait oil painting of an African black athletic male figure. Original gilt painted wooden frame. Wear appropriate with age.
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Decorative Art

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Paint

"Churchaven", Original Oil on Canvas by Cathy Layzell
Located in Houston, TX
"Churchaven", Original Oil on Canvas, Cathy Layzell, Cape Town, South Africa 2013.
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21st Century and Contemporary South African Contemporary Art

Materials

Canvas

Original Vintage Poster Air France Art Deco French West Africa Equatorial Africa
By Edmond Maurus
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster for French West Africa and French Equatorial Africa issued by Air France featuring a stunning design by Edmond Maurus (b. 1903) depicting a propeller C...
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1940s Art Deco More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Maroc Morocco North Africa Travel Advertising Art Design
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster for Maroc / Morocco featuring a colourful design by the French artist Henri Delval (1901-1959) depicting a white stork on a bird nest of twigs and wild...
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1950s More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Paris Air France Africa Inspired Art Essay European Tour
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster for Paris Air France with an overprint: Enter the Art and Essay Contests inspired by Africa 10 September 1967 Grand prize: The trip of a lifetime... Al...
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1960s More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage Travel Poster Mali Land Of Dogon West Africa Mask Sculpture Art
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster featuring an artsy image of a traditional wooden Dogon mask on a blue background with the bold title lettering above. The Dogon ethnic group live in th...
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1960s More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage Africa Congo Aeronautic Poster Assn Aeronautique NE Congolais
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster for the North East Congolese Aeronautic Association in Central Africa / Association Aeronautique du Nord-Est Congolais featuring a colourful Art D...
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1930s Art Deco More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage PLM Railway Poster Paris Algeria Europe North Africa Route Map
By Robert Falcucci
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster promoting travel between Paris and Alger on the PLM Railway featuring a great Art Deco design by Robert Falcucci (1900-1989): Paris Alger liaison rapid...
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1930s Art Deco More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage Travel Poster Africa Sabena Airlines Midcentury Modern Design
By Gaston van den Eynde
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel advertising poster for Sabena (the national airline of Belgium from 1923-2001) featuring a great mid-century design showing smartly dressed tourists and peopl...
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1950s More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage Travel Poster Africa SAS Scandinavian Airlines Zebra Mountain
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster for Africa issued by SAS Scandinavian Airlines System featuring a colourful design by Otto Nielsen (1916-2000) of zebras against a purple night sky wit...
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1950s More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Africa Fly Interflug German Democratic Republic Airlines
Located in London, GB
Original vintage aviation advertising poster for Interflug Africa - Fly Interflug German Democratic Republic Airlines - featuring a stylised white and red plane flying over a spear a...
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1960s More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage Airline Travel Poster Air France Marokko Morocco North Africa
Located in London, GB
Original vintage North Africa travel poster for Air France Marokko / Morocco featuring a great stylised design depicting a plane flying across the blue sky between the title text ove...
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1950s More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage Travel Poster Mali Tombouctou West Africa Tourism Timbuktu City
Located in London, GB
Original vintage West Africa travel poster issued by the Mali Office of Tourism and printed in France featuring a colourful illustration depicting silhouettes of people walking and c...
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1960s More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage Travel Poster Mali Fishermen Africa Tourism Graphic Design Fish
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster issued by the Mali Office of Tourism and printed in France featuring a great graphic design depicting fishermen as silhouettes pulling out fishing nets...
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1960s More Prints

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Paper

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How Much is a Original African Art?

A piece of original african art can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price for items in our inventory is $1,686, while the lowest priced sells for $214 and the highest can go for as much as $64,800.