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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

Original Art Deco Chrome and Mirror Modernist Hostess Trolley, Circa 1930
Located in Devon, England
Now this really is a fabulous hostess trolley! Original 1930's Art Deco chrome two-tier trolley, with black and mirrored glass, very glam! All totally original and in great condition...
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Mid-20th Century English Art Deco Barware

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Chrome

Original Modernist Art Deco Armchair, circa 1920-1930
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Original Modernist Art Deco armchair in faux leather, circa 1920-1930 Pivoting with wheels.   
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Office Chairs and Desk Chairs

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Faux Leather

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

"Gaba Protege!" Original Vintage Modernist Poster
By Niklaus Stoecklin
Located in Boston, MA
Few artists in the long history of the poster had more talent or versatility than Zurich's Otto Baumberger. Beginning in 1911, he paved the way for Swiss Object, Design, and Travel p...
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1940s Art Deco Prints and Multiples

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Lithograph

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

Original Boston Modernist Lithograph Aaron Fink Apples Pop Art Print Americana
By Aaron Fink
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Aaron Fink (American, b. 1955) Apples Signed and dated "Aaron Fink" lower right on Arches deckle edged paper. it is pencil signed and dedicated in pencil. it is not numbered and mig...
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1980s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Lithograph

Vintage Modernist Fruit Still Life Exhibited Original Surreal Pop Art Painting
By Clarence Measelle
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage modernist still life oil painting by Clarence Measelle. Oil on canvas, circa 1980. Signed on verso with gallery label. Image size, 16L x 18H. Housed in a period frame.
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1980s Modern Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Original Modernist Oil Stick Pigment Painting by Aaron Fink, Cherry. Pop Art
By Aaron Fink
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Aaron Fink (American, b. 1955) "Cherry" Signed and dated "Aaron Fink 1980" lower right. framed. there is a label that was on the board on back from Obelisk gallery. it is currently ...
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1980s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Mixed Media, Oil Pastel, Pigment

MODERNIST BUILDING BARCELONA-original acrylic canvas painting
By Jordi Santacana
Located in CORAL GABLES - MIAMI, FL
Born in 1965 in Vilanova i la Geltrú, a coast town near Barcelona. I was student in the art school of Barcelona “La Massana”. I was awarded in 1982 and 1983 by the second and the fir...
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21st Century and Contemporary Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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

Vintage Modernist "Palm Tree" Original Oil Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
Vintage Modernist "Palm Tree" Original Oil Painting Bold impressionist landscape with purple mountains, golden valley and tall green palm trees Signed in the lower right corner Ca...
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21st Century and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage Surrealist Abstract Cosmic Eye Original Modernist Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage modernist painting by Marjorie Kubach. Signed on back. Mixed media, oil and watercolor on paper board. Image size, 21L x 16H. Housed in a period frame.
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1960s Surrealist Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Bamboo Paper

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

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

Vintage American Modernist Abstract Psychedelic Original Signed Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American abstract psychedelic original painting. Oil on board, circa 1950. Signed "Ginsberg" lower right. Image size 24L x 18H. Housed in a period giltwood frame.
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1950s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

American Modernist Jack Hooper "Fruit Still Life" Original Painting
By Jack Hooper
Located in New York, NY
Jack Hooper "Fruit Still Life" 10-1996 Conte crayon and gouache on paper 19.75"x14.25" cherry wood frame with white sides 24.25"x18.25" Signed and dated in pencil lower right
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1990s American Modern Landscape Paintings

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Paper, Conté, Gouache

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

ROGER BONAFE (B.1932) ORIGINAL PAINTING FRENCH MODERNIST - LANDSCAPE SKETCHES
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Roger Bonafe (French b. 1932) signed watercolour on thick art paper, inscribed verso Size 22.5 x 30 inches Bonafe was born in the town of Caux (Herault) in Southern France in 19...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Watercolor

Antique Early American Modernist Geometric Gouache Signed Original Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American school geometric abstract. Gouahce on board, circa 1940. Signed. Displayed in a giltwood frame. Image, 14"L x 17.5"H.
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1940s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

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Gouache, Canvas, Oil

Antique American Modernist Abstract Expressionist Original Florida Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist abstract oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1960. No signature found. Displayed in a period frame. Image, 30"L x 16"H.
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1960s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique American School Modernist Abstract Cityscape Signed Original Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist cityscape oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1970. Signed. Displayed in a giltwood frame. Image, 20"L x 16"H.
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1970s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Oil, Watercolor, Gouache

Antique American School Modernist Abstract Signed Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American school modernist oil painting . Oil on board, circa 1940. Signed. Displayed in a modern frame. Image, 14"L x 18"H.
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1940s Impressionist Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique California Modernist Abstract Landscape Signed Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American impressionist oil painting of California by Maurice Auguste Del Mue (1875 - 1955). Oil on canvas, circa 1928. Signed lower right and dated. Displayed in a period ...
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1920s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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

ROGER BONAFE (B.1932) ORIGINAL PAINTING FRENCH MODERNIST - LANDSCAPE SKETCH
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Roger Bonafe (French b. 1932) signed watercolour on thick art paper, inscribed verso Size 29.5 x 22 inches Bonafe was born in the town of Caux (Herault) in Southern France in 19...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Watercolor

HUGE ORIGINAL 1970'S FRENCH ABSTRACT MODERNIST PAINTING - SURREALIST NUDE
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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Mid-20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Oil

Vintage American Modernist Abstract Mixed Media Sculpture Original Painting
By Duanye Hatchett
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist mixed media sculpture painting by Duayne Hatchett (1925 - 2015) . Mixed media metal sculpture . Signed on verso.
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1940s Impressionist Abstract Paintings

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Metal

Vintage American Modernist Abstract Figure Original California Signed Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist abstract oil painting by Roland Wise (1923 - 2005). Oil on canvas, circa 1966. Signed. Displayed in a period frame. Image, 20"L x 16"H.
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1960s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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

Antique American Modernist Abstract Cityscape Surreal Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist cityscape oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1940. Signed illegibly. Displayed in a period modern frame. Image, 24"L x 20"H.
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1940s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage American Modernist Portrait of a Man Original Signed Painting
By Barry Johnson
Located in Buffalo, NY
American school abstract painting. Watercolor on paper, circa 1970. Signed. Image size, 5.5"L x 8.5"H.
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1960s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

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Gouache, Canvas, Watercolor

Vintage American Modernist Abstract Original Signed Painting Red Orange
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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Acrylic, Board

Original Contemporary painting Julian Montague 2015 Modernist Minimalist Yellow
By Julian Montague
Located in Buffalo, NY
An original Aerosol paint on medium-density fibreboard by American contemporary conceptual artist Julian Montague.
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Spray Paint, Fiberboard

Original Modernist Expressionist Figural Painting by Peter Keil
By Peter Keil
Located in San Diego, CA
A very cool expressionist figural painting by German artist Peter Keil, circa 1989. The painting is signed and dated; oil on canvas and measures 37" x 35" in a black wooden double ed...
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Late 20th Century German Expressionist Contemporary Art

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Canvas

Vintage American Modernist Signed Original Oil Painting Urban Street Landscape
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American school modernist street scene painting. Oil on canvas, circa 19990. Signed. Image size, 20L x 18H. Housed in a period frame.
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1990s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique European School Modernist Village Landscape Original Framed Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique European modernist landscape painting. Oil on board, circa 1930. Unsigned. Image size, 20.5L x 17.5H. Housed in a period giltwood frame.
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1930s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage American Modernist Coastal Beach Seascape Framed Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist beach oil painting. Oil on board, circa 1970. Signed. Image size, 12L x 16H. Housed in a period wood frame.
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1960s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage American Modernist Coastal Beach Seascape Framed Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist beach oil painting. Oil on board, circa 1970. Signed. Image size, 12L x 16H. Housed in a period wood frame.
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1960s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique American Modernist Beach Sunset Landscape Original Hampton Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist landscape oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1940. No signature found. Displayed in a period modern frame. Image, 20"L x 16"H.
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1940s Abstract Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Gouache

ROGER BONAFE (B.1932) ORIGINAL PAINTING FRENCH MODERNIST - OLD TOWN VIEW
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Roger Bonafe (French b. 1932) signed watercolour on thick art paper, inscribed verso Size 19.75 x 25.5 inches Bonafe was born in the town of Caux (Herault) in Southern France in...
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Late 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Watercolor

Untitled (Adobe Church, New Mexico, Original Modernist Landscape, circa 1940)
By Paul Kauvar Smith
Located in Denver, CO
Vintage oil painting of an adobe church in New Mexico with a brilliant blue sky and clouds (likely Rancho de Taos), circa 1940 attributed to Denver modernist, Paul K. Smith (1893-197...
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1940s American Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage American Modernist Abstract Chicken Signed Cubist Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique modernist mixed media abstract oil painting and collage by Paul René Gauguin (1911 - 1976). Oil and mixed media on board, circa . Signed. Displayed in a metal board. Image...
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1940s Modern Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

ROGER BONAFE (B.1932) ORIGINAL PAINTING FRENCH MODERNIST INTERIOR STILL LIFE
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Roger Bonafe (French b. 1932) signed oil pastel on thick art paper, inscribed verso Size 29.75 x 20 inches Bonafe was born in the town of Caux (Herault) in Southern France in 19...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Interior Paintings

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Oil Pastel

ROGER BONAFE (B.1932) ORIGINAL PAINTING FRENCH MODERNIST STILL LIFE COMPOSITION
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Roger Bonafe (French b. 1932) signed and dated 81 oil pastel on thick art paper, inscribed verso Size 22.5 x 30 inches Bonafe was born in the town of Caux (Herault) in Southern F...
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Mid-20th Century Surrealist Interior Paintings

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Oil Pastel

Antique French Paris Modernist Boat Seascape Monogrammed Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique French modern seascape oil painting. Oil on board, circa 1930. Signed in monogram. Displayed in a period mdoern frame. Image, 10"L x 8"H.
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1930s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

ROGER BONAFE (B.1932) ORIGINAL PAINTING FRENCH MODERNIST ABSTRACT STILL LIFE
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Roger Bonafe (French b. 1932) signed oil painting on thick art paper, inscribed verso Size 29.75 x 20 inches Bonafe was born in the town of Caux (Herault) in Southern France in ...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Geometric Interior Paintings

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Oil

Vintage American Modernist Sunflower Still Life Flower Signed Original Painting
By Barry Johnson
Located in Buffalo, NY
American modernist still life 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

ROGER BONAFE (B.1932) FRENCH MODERNIST ORIGINAL PAINTING - GUITAR & PLANT
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Roger Bonafe (French b. 1932) signed watercolour on thick art paper, inscribed verso Size 25.5 x 19.5 inches Bonafe was born in the town of Caux (Herault) in Southern France in ...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Still-life Paintings

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Watercolor

Singapore Singapour Original Modernist Lithograph on Arches vellum
By Joan Gardy Artigas
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Original lithograph, handsigned and numbered HC On Arches vellum ragpaper Dimensions : 69 x 54,5 cm (27.2 x 21.5 inches) Joan Gardy Artigas (born 1938) is a Catalan ceramist, artist...
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20th Century Modern Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Modernist Abstract Oil on Canvas original painting by Martha Visser 't Hooft
By Martha Hamlin Visser't Hooft
Located in Buffalo, NY
Modernist Abstract Oil on Canvas original painting by Martha Visser 't Hooft,,, Titled House of Meditation (Windows) c. 1975...Signed and dated,,,, . Stunning Image ,, colors,,, ...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Canvas, Acrylic, Paint

Antique French Modernist Paris School Fall Forest Signed Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique French modern painting of a fall forest. Oil on board, circa 1950. Signed. Image size, 15.5L x 9.75H. Housed in a period giltwood frame.
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1950s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique American Modernist Male Nude Self Portrait Original Signed Oil Painting
By Francis Vandeveer Kughler
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist nude portrait painting by Francis Vandeveer Kughler (1901 - 1970). Oil on board, circa 1940. Signed. Image size, 12L x 16H. Housed in a period frame.
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1930s Modern Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique Female Modernist Nature Abstract Pine Tree Study Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist abstract landscape painting by Ann Anderson. Oil on canvas, circa 1961. Signed. Displayed in a period modern frame. Image, 16"L x 20"H.
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1960s Modern Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique Early American Signed Female Modernist Portrait Original NY Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist portrait oil painting by Salpi Miriam Mavian (Born 1908). Oil on canvas, circa 1930. Signed. Displayed in a giltwood frame. Image, 16"L x 20"H.
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1930s Modern Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

ROGER BONAFE (B.1932) ORIGINAL PAINTING FRENCH MODERNIST - MED SEASCAPE AND SUN
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Roger Bonafe (French b. 1932) signed watercolour on thick art paper, inscribed verso Size 30 x 22.5 inches Bonafe was born in the town of Caux (Herault) in Southern France in 1...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Watercolor

French Modernist 1970's Oil Painting Two Nude Females Beautiful Original Work
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Nudes French School, circa 1970's oil painting on board, framed measures: 25.5 x 16 inches provenance: private French collection Beautiful French oil painting depicting two female ...
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Late 20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Lajos Flesser "Curiosity" Original Modernist Figural Abstract Oil Painting 20th
By Lajos Flesser
Located in San Francisco, CA
Lajos Flesser "Curiosity" Original Modernist Figural Abstract Oil Painting 20th C. Original oil on canvas Dimensions 23.75" wide x 29" high Signed verso Very good condition Lajo...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage 1957 Modernist Boat Dock Signed Original Large Signed Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage modernist harbor view by Aksel Jorgensen (1883 - 1957). Oil on board, circa 1957. Signed. Displayed in a period frame. Image size, 24"L x 20"H.
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1950s Modern Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

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