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Massive Antique Neoclassical Hand Painted Italian Grottesca Architectural Mural
Located in Forney, TX
A monumental Continental School neo-classical framed wall painting mural from the late 18th / early 19th century. Born in Continental Europe (most likey Northern or Central Italy)...
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Paintings

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Canvas, Wood, Paint

19th Century Mosaic Mural
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Massive handcut mosaic tile religious mural from the mid-1800s. Salvaged from a church out of the mid-west United States. Thousands of individually placed mosaic tiles. Gold leaf Sma...
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Antique Mid-19th Century American Wall-mounted Sculptures

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Cement

  • 19th Century Mosaic Mural
  • 19th Century Mosaic Mural
  • 19th Century Mosaic Mural
  • 19th Century Mosaic Mural
H 77 in. W 65 in. D 1 in.
Life-Size Original 3-D "Garden of Versailles" Two-Panel Wall Mural
Located in Chicago, IL
Painted by our very own starving artist here at Old Plank. A garden in Versailles. This stunning wall art is 3 dimensional, so you actually feel as though you are in the garden, perf...
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20th Century American Neoclassical Paintings

Materials

Plaster, Acrylic

Rosenthal Mural Porcelain Nude Painting, Plate, Painted by Salomé, Limited
By Rosenthal
Located in Berlin, DE
"Wasserfall" - "Waterfall" Rosenthal mural Porcelain painting, plate, painted by Salomé. Limited. Waterfall, Rosenthal, studio-line, 1988, ceramic object, design Salome, signed o...
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Late 20th Century Modern Contemporary Art

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Porcelain

Unique, Large Decorative Meissen Mural, Wall Decoration by Prof. Heinz Werner
By Heinz Werner, Meissen Porcelain
Located in Berlin, DE
Unique. Large decorative Meissen mural, wall decoration by Prof. Heinz Werner. Painted porcelain plates. Modern design. Signed and dated. Meissen swords stamp. The mural is very hea...
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Late 20th Century German Modern Contemporary Art

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Porcelain

American Mural of New York City Harbor
Located in New York, NY
American (circa 1880) painted mural of a panoramic view of the New York City harbor with boats & city landmarks. Originally in the American Stock Exchange. 79 feet wide.
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Antique 19th Century American Late Victorian Paintings

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Paint

  • American Mural of New York City Harbor
  • American Mural of New York City Harbor
  • American Mural of New York City Harbor
  • American Mural of New York City Harbor
H 72 in. W 948 in. D 1 in.
"Architecture & Construction," Allegorical Mural Study for Rhode Island Capitol
By Robert Charles Haun
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A superb example of allegorical mural painting, this circular study depicting a female figure in Grecian robes overlooking a child with a plumb line, surrounded by scenes of construc...
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Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

Vintage Pink Red Floral El Dorado Mural Scene Painting
Located in Houston, TX
A grand Hollywood painting of El Dorado in giltwood frame. Measures: 70" x 93".
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Mid-20th Century Paintings

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Canvas, Wood

"Adolescent Parallels," Midcentury Mural Design with Male Youths, 1949
By George Frederick Hinchcliff
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A remarkable vision of brotherly utopia, with a hint of homoeroticism, this beautiful study was painted by British artist George Frederick Hinchcliff in preparation for a proposed mu...
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Vintage 1940s British Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Paint

Mural, Oil on Canvas, P. Comstock, "Linger Longer Bar," 1935
Located in Bridgeport, CT
A fantastic and extraordinary artwork with historical and artistic importance. Mural titled "Linger Longer Bar" signed and dated by artist P. Comstock on bottom right. Depicting a mu...
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Vintage 1930s American Hollywood Regency Paintings

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Paint

"Pioneers and Indians in Battle," Large, Extraordinary Art Deco Mural
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Bold, high-energy and striking, this Art Deco mural depicts a battle in 19th century America, with an Indian chief on horseback in full battle regalia, including a feather headdress,...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

Monumental 1988 David L. DeVaul Whirlpool Acrylic Abstract Figural Mural Artwork
Located in Dayton, OH
"David L. Devaul, American B. 1947 Lived: Seneca South Carolina, Chillicothe Ohio, Cincinnati Ohio Work: DeVaul's Pelham Creek Studio, Artist, painting and drawing Educatio...
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Vintage 1980s Modern Paintings

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Canvas, Paint

"Time and Civilization," Newly Discovered Art Deco Mural Studies, Schreckengost
By Viktor Schreckengost
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Famed for his product designs in the 1940s and 1950s, and his Jazz Bowl commissioned by Eleanor Roosevelt, Victor Schreckengost was also a painter and sculptor over his long career. ...
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Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

"Processional," Jewel-Toned Mural Study w/ Prayer Under Starlit Sky by Hoeckner
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Although Carl Hoeckner is best known for his sombre prints and paintings protesting the brutality of war, he is also known for a series of murals in public spaces across Chicago and ...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

"Terminal Market, Bronx" Large WPA-Period Mural of New York Scene
By Morris Sirota
Located in Philadelphia, PA
One of the finest WPA period murals we have offered, this scene of the Bronx market with sellers and buyers crowding around a subway stop and a rising cluster of buildings to one sid...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

"Golden Fields," Allegorical Mural Study with Laborer Embracing Wheat Sheaf
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Painted by one of America's most important mural painters in the 1930s, this allegorical celebration of American agriculture was made by Edwin Boyd Johnson for a larger work that may...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

"Distribution" Fabulous, Large Art Deco Allegorical Mural with Male Nude
By Charles Winter
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A superb example of American allegorical painting celebrating the nation's trade and commerce, this gorgeous, high energy view of a major port, bustling with sailing ships, steam shi...
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Paintings

"Herdsman, Asterion & Chara," Rare Art Deco Mural Study, Bushnell Auditorium
By Barry Faulkner
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Painted by the renowned muralist, Barry Faulkner, in 1929 for the ceiling of the Horace Bushnell Memorial Hall in Hartford, Connecticut, this remarkable Art Deco study depicts Canes ...
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Paintings

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Gouache

"The Return of Timothy Pickering," WPA Mural Study Painting, 1939
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Full of atmosphere, rich color and drama, this mural study by Dunbar Beck was executed in preparation for his lobby painting at the US Post Office in Danvers, Massachusetts. Until it...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

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Gouache

"Autumn in Lexington," Color-Drenched Drawing for "Four Seasons" Mural
By Aiden Lassell Ripley
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Highly atmospheric and drenched in lovely color, this drawing showing farmers piling pumpkins and men walking off to the hunt, set off by the purple hills behind, was made by Aiden L...
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Vintage 1950s American Art Deco Drawings

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Watercolor

"Peace and Prosperity," Art Deco Mural Design for Fort Meade, Maryland
By Achille Forgione
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This ink and watercolor painting was the winning submission for a large mural at Fort Meade in Maryland in 1951, solicited by a design competition and intended for one of the service...
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Vintage 1950s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

"Pan in Paradise," Superb Art Deco Mural Study by Petersen
By Einar Petersen
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Gorgeously detailed and voluptuously painted, this superb depiction of pan playing his pipes in a paradise full of extravagant life -- including rabbits, squirrels, crested birds and...
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Paintings

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Gouache

"A Brazilian Embassy," Colorful Art Deco Mural Study by Briggs at Cornell, 1938
Located in Philadelphia, PA
One of the most colorful and masterful Art Deco mural studies we have ever offered, this large gouache painting was executed by Adelaide Briggs in the final year of her studies at Co...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

Art Deco Original Painting Mural in the Style of Jean Dupas
By Jean Dupas
Located in Oakland, CA
In the style of Jean Dupas, this original stunning Art Deco painting – mural was purchased in Bordeaux, France the town where Dupas lived and worked. We feel certain that this was pa...
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

"Diana Running with Deer," Fabulous, Large Art Deco Mythological Mural, Square
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A fabulous example of large, Art Deco decorative painting in 1930s Europe, this oil-on-board work depicts the goddess Diana running with two deer from the woods into a field. The col...
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Vintage 1930s Spanish Art Deco Paintings

"Knight on Horseback," Arts & Crafts and Art Nouveau Medieval Revival Mural
By Harvey Ellis
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A rare and magnificent example of a mural influenced by both the Arts & Crafts and Art Nouveau movements, this painting of a plumed knight on horseback demonstrates the American fasc...
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Antique Early 1900s American Arts and Crafts Paintings

"Spirit of Oshkosh," Art Deco Mural Study by Eugene Savage, 1937
By Eugene Francis Savage
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This very rare and important study for "The Spirit of Oshkosh," a major mural in Wisconsin, was painted by Eugene Savage in 1937. Savage is best known for a spectacular set...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

"Shore Leave," Large Art Deco Mural with Sailors at New Orleans Brothel, 1940s
Located in Philadelphia, PA
One of the most striking and remarkable Art Deco paintings we have ever offered, this depiction of a group of 1940s sailors visiting a New Orleans brothel is full of boisterous energ...
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Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

"Diana Keeping Watch," Important Art Deco Mural Study by Dunbar Beck
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This gorgeous and important mural study, depicting a sleeping couple under a starlit sky, watched by the goddess Diana overhead, was painted in gouache and gold by Dunbar Beck, in pr...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

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Gouache

"Aloha, The Universal Word," Art Deco Study for Hawaiian Mural Series by Savage
By Eugene Francis Savage
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Extremely rare and important, this painting by Eugene Savage served as the preparatory study for one of six monumental Art Deco murals commissioned by the Matson Shipping company in ...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

'The Animal Kingdom,' Art Deco Mural Study with Male Nudes by John Garth
By John Garth
Located in Philadelphia, PA
To our knowledge, this study is the only known image of this mural, created by John Garth to show an idealized Man at work and at play, all nude or semi-nude, and accompanied by anim...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

Eduard Buk Ulreich WPA Artist Proposed Mural, 1940s, Freedom of the Seas
By Eduard Buk Ulreich
Located in Phoenix, AZ
Eduard Buk Ulreich (1899-1966) mix-media on panel, 1940s Design for a Mural. Titled: Freedom of the Seas. Measures: 12.75" H x 35.25" W In excellent condition. The inscription ...
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Mid-20th Century American Paintings

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Paint

"the Judgment of Paris," Fabulous Art Deco Mural with Nudes by Machin
By Wilfred Machin 1
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A stunning example of Art Deco painting inspired by classical mythology, this piece depicts Paris, with Mercury by his side and with a golden apple in hand, deciding which of three g...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

"Europa Spirited off to Crete," Important Art Deco Mural Study by Giovannozzi
By Ezio Giovannozzi
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An especially lovely and fresh take on the Classic Europa and the Bull myth that so intrigued artists in the Art Deco era, this impressionistic study by Ezio Giovannozzi was probably...
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Vintage 1930s Italian Art Deco Paintings

"Nude Swimmers and Octopus," Study for Art Deco Mural in Black, Pink and Blue
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Highly sophisticated and striking in conception and execution, this study for an Art Deco bathroom mural depicts -- appropriately -- male and female nude figures swimming in an under...
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Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

"Nymph and Fawn in Paradise," Superb Art Deco Mural Study Painting by Petersen
By Einar Petersen
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This quintessential Art Deco scene, with its nymph in Arabian costume offering a dish of water to a spotted fawn, was painted by Einar Petersen, a California artist known for his exo...
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Paintings

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Gouache

"Fruits of Land and Sea," Pair of Art Deco Mural Studies with Mermaids by Briggs
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Classic and beautiful examples of Art Deco allegorical painting, this pair of mural studies depicts nude mermaid figures, each holding symbols of the fruits of land and sea. One is h...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

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Paint

The Countryside Hand Painted Tile Mural, Portuguese Ceramic Wall Tiles Azulejos
Located in Baldock, GB
Beautiful tile mural with the "COUNTRYSIDE" motif finely painted. Tile mural size: 47.2"H X 59"W (120cm X 150cm) Tile size: 5.9"H X 5.9"W (15cm X 15cm) Origin: Portugal Productio...
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21st Century and Contemporary Portuguese Modern Ceramics

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Ceramic, Paint

Portuguese Scenery Hand Painted Tile Mural, Glazed Ceramic Wall Tiles Azulejos
Located in Baldock, GB
Beautiful tile mural with the "PORTUGUESE SCENERY" motif finely painted. Tile mural size: 53.1"H x 106.2"W (135cm x 270cm) Tile size: 5.9"H x 5.9"W (15cm x 15cm) Origin: Portugal ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Portuguese Modern Ceramics

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Ceramic, Paint

Monumental Stone, Wood, Terracotta Painted Mural on Wood Signed Lee
Located in Mount Penn, PA
Great mixed material dimensional painted wall mural mounted on wood in a brass trimmed frame signed lee. Substantial and well executed this is a great wall hanging suited for a high...
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Vintage 1970s American Organic Modern Wall-mounted Sculptures

Monumental Assorted Natural Stone and Paint Mural on Wood Signed Lee
Located in Mount Penn, PA
Beautiful, thoughtful and muted colored marble, onyx, slate and other natural stones mounted in a great abstract mural mounted on wood and accented with paint. Framed in a black wood...
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Vintage 1970s American Organic Modern Wall-mounted Sculptures

Five Panel Chinese Hand Painted Mural with Birds, Flowers and Bamboo
Located in Tarbert, Argyll and Bute
Five panel Chinese hand painted mural in good condition on a simulated gold hand brushed ground.
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Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Wallpaper

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Paper

Oil Painting Sketch for Mural with Mythological Theme
By Josef Svanlund
Located in Stockholm, SE
Oil painting on canvas, signed and dated Josef Svanlund -14. Sketch for mural with mythological theme. Measure: 68 cm 137 cm.
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Vintage 1910s Swedish Art Nouveau Paintings

  • Oil Painting Sketch for Mural with Mythological Theme
  • Oil Painting Sketch for Mural with Mythological Theme
  • Oil Painting Sketch for Mural with Mythological Theme
  • Oil Painting Sketch for Mural with Mythological Theme
H 26.78 in. W 53.94 in. D 0.79 in. L 26.78 in.
A Hand Painted 7 Panel Scenic Mural
Located in New York, NY
A hand painted 7 panel scenic mural depicting a harbor with exotic architectural ruins, figures on horseback, and sailboats. The design rendered in oil directly on Masonite panels in...
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Vintage 1940s Decorative Art

Magnificent Museum Quality 18thc. Painted Swedish Folk Art Mural
Located in Greenwich, CT
A large scale wall decoration consisting of an 18th century Swedish mural painted on hand-woven fine linen in a muted red and blue palette. Representing a unique and outstanding exa...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Swedish Paintings

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Paint, Fabric

Calloway Chinoiserie Mural
By Paul Montgomery
Located in Staunton, VA
Calloway is a classic chinoiserie design. Painted in a warm color way, the scene is refined and elegant at the same time. Each panel measures 36" wide, with a 72" design painted on a...
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2010s American Chinoiserie Wallpaper

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Silk

  • Calloway Chinoiserie Mural
  • Calloway Chinoiserie Mural
  • Calloway Chinoiserie Mural
  • Calloway Chinoiserie Mural
H 96 in. W 108 in. D 0.07 in.
Belvedere Chinoiserie Mural
By Paul Montgomery
Located in Staunton, VA
This set of two panels is from the Belvedere chinoiserie design. Elegant flowering branches and orchids are populated by song birds and butterflies. Each panel measures 36" wide by 1...
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2010s American Chinoiserie Wallpaper

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Silk

  • Belvedere Chinoiserie Mural
  • Belvedere Chinoiserie Mural
  • Belvedere Chinoiserie Mural
  • Belvedere Chinoiserie Mural
H 108 in. W 72 in. L 108 in.
Enchanted Garden Chinoiserie Mural
By Paul Montgomery
Located in Staunton, VA
This mural set, called Enchanted Garden, is hand painted on a pearlized silk paper called “Cai Hong.” The color of the silk varies as you change your view. This enchanting chinoiseri...
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2010s American Chinoiserie Wallpaper

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Silk

  • Enchanted Garden Chinoiserie Mural
  • Enchanted Garden Chinoiserie Mural
  • Enchanted Garden Chinoiserie Mural
  • Enchanted Garden Chinoiserie Mural
H 120 in. W 180 in. D 0.07 in.
Desert Garden Panoramic Mural
By Paul Montgomery
Located in Staunton, VA
Desert Garden is a collection of 5 panels of desert plants arrayed in a bountiful display. The mural is painted with acrylic on water color paper. Each panels is 36? wide by 120? tal...
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2010s American Other Wallpaper

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Paper

  • Desert Garden Panoramic Mural
  • Desert Garden Panoramic Mural
  • Desert Garden Panoramic Mural
  • Desert Garden Panoramic Mural
H 120 in. W 180 in. D 0.07 in.
View Lacqué Chinoiserie Mural
By Paul Montgomery
Located in Staunton, VA
View Lacqué is a set of three panels that combine elements of chinoiserie framed by painted ornament. The centre panel is 36" wide with the design painted 8' tall on a 10' tall silk ...
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2010s American Chinoiserie Wallpaper

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Silk

  • View Lacqué Chinoiserie Mural
  • View Lacqué Chinoiserie Mural
  • View Lacqué Chinoiserie Mural
  • View Lacqué Chinoiserie Mural
H 96 in. W 80 in. D 0.07 in.
Rock Tree Japanese Mural
By Paul Montgomery
Located in Staunton, VA
Rock Tree is an atmospheric Japanese painting rendered in the traditional ink style. Inspired by Japanese screens, Rock Tree can be a powerful statement or a focal point for modern i...
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2010s American Japonisme Wallpaper

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Silk

  • Rock Tree Japanese Mural
  • Rock Tree Japanese Mural
  • Rock Tree Japanese Mural
  • Rock Tree Japanese Mural
H 108 in. W 216 in. D 0.07 in.
Huge Painted Mural of "The Cheat with the Ace of Diamonds"
Located in Tarrytown, NY
Huge painted mural of "The Cheat with the Ace of Diamonds" by Georges de La tour. This painting was copied in the 1980s by Modeworks for a New York restaurant.
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Vintage 1980s Paintings

Graffiti Mural By Jerome Ferretti 1990
Located in Palm Springs, CA
A massive 16 foot mural by the noted Detroit artist Jerome Ferretti. It is signed and dated 1990. Painted on 4 4 foot by 8 foot wood panels, they were hung on silders so form a room ...
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1990s American Paintings

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Plywood, Paint

  • Graffiti Mural By Jerome Ferretti 1990
  • Graffiti Mural By Jerome Ferretti 1990
  • Graffiti Mural By Jerome Ferretti 1990
  • Graffiti Mural By Jerome Ferretti 1990
H 96 in. W 192 in. D 1 in.
Magnificent 19th Century Mural Oil Painting
Located in London, GB
A magnificent 19th century oil on canvas of very large proportions in the 17th century style. Directly from a French Chateau in the Dordogne, France highly decorative and in exceptio...
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Antique Late 19th Century Paintings

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Paint

Mural Size Painting by Sandra Jones Campbell
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Fun lively mural size painting by Sandra Jones Campbell (20th-21st century artist) titled "Party at Patty's) dated on verso 12-20- 2000. Oil and acrylic on canvas. Frame size, height...
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1990s North American Modern Paintings

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Canvas, Acrylic, Wood, Paint

"Spanish Cannoneers," Fabulous Mural Illustrating Washington Irving Classic
By James Daugherty
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Painted by James Daugherty, one of America's premier muralists in the 1930s, this vividly-hued, dramatic scene shows Spanish and French warships battling in the high seas, illustrati...
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Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Paintings

1932 Study For Post Office Mural, Listed Artist
Located in Peekskill, NY
This was a study for a Mural for the Pennsylvania Post Office in 1932. This listed artist is James Howard Lams (1897 - 1964). The painting oil on board and titled " All Things Postal...
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Early 20th Century American Industrial Paintings

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Paint

"Pomona with Rain and Lightning," Monumental Art Deco Mural
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This large and spectacular mural, reputedly painted for an ocean liner in the 1930s or 1940s, depicts a group of gods -- predominated by Pomona -- producing lightning, thunder and ra...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

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Glass, Paint

19th Century Italian Religious Mural Painting, Madonna with Child
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Important refined mural painting detached from the wall and applied to canvas from an important collection of ancient paintings. This is a very common subject in religious painting T...
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Antique 1880s Italian Paintings

Materials

Canvas

1950s Vintage Block Printed Wallpaper Mural Scottish Landscape Scene Sanderson
By John Sanderson & Son Ltd
Located in Sherborne, Dorset
Stunning ‘Scottish Highlands’ block printed wallpaper by Arthur Sanderson & Sons. The scenic designs depict a Scottish landscape of misty mountains surrounding Loch Lomond, with catt...
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Vintage 1940s British Country Wallpaper

Materials

Paint, Paper

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Painted Wall Murals For Sale on 1stDibs

There is a range of painted wall murals for sale on 1stDibs. Each of these unique painted wall murals was constructed with extraordinary care, often using paint, fabric and silk. There are 50 antique and vintage painted wall murals for sale at 1stDibs, while we also have 18 modern editions to choose from as well. Painted wall murals have been produced for many years, with earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 21st Century. Painted wall murals made by Art Deco designers — as well as those associated with Modern — are very popular at 1stDibs. Paul Montgomery, Dunbar D. Beck and Einar Petersen each produced beautiful painted wall murals that are worth considering.

How Much are Painted Wall Murals?

Prices for painted wall murals start at $371 and top out at $275,000 with the average selling for $4,850.

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