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1966 Mercury Commuter Station Wagon, Technical Antique Car Illustration
By Joseph Yeager
Located in Soquel, CA
Highly detailed and precise illustration of a 1966 Mercury Commuter Station Wagon by Joseph Yeager (American, 20th Century). Unsigned, but was acquired with a collection of Yeager wo...
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1960s Realist Vintage Car Illustration

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Pencil, Postcard, Pen

Jack Leynnwood, "Ferrari Berlinetta 563," Gouache Illustration, circa 1964
By Jack Leynnwood
Located in Long Island City, NY
This gouache painting on illustration board was created by American artist Jack Leynnwood. Fascinated by aviation from a young age, Leynnwood did kit illustrations of everything from...
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1960s Photorealist Vintage Car Illustration

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Gouache, Illustration Board

Searching the Car - Desaturated Colors Muted Warm Yellows and Grey
By Harry Beckhoff
Located in Miami, FL
This Harry Beckhoff illustration is masterfully rendered and intricately designed in line and wash. It's as abstract as it's representational with its graphic style, clean lines, and...
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1930s Vintage Car Illustration

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Watercolor, Illustration Board

Motorsport Car Racing with Checkered Flag at Finish Line of a Race Track
By Bob Peak
Located in Miami, FL
This highly innovated Bob Peak Race Track painting is a perfect synthesis of art and commerce. Designed with a radical composition where two-thirds of the picture plane is an alm...
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1960s Abstract Impressionist Vintage Car Illustration

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Mixed Media, Acrylic, Illustration Board, Pencil

"Just Married", 1930s Original Painted Figurative Illustration
Located in Soquel, CA
Figurative 1930's illustration of a just married couple in a classic car by Charles Kinghan (American, 1895-1984). Signed "Kinghan" in the lower left corner. Acquired with other work...
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1930s American Impressionist Vintage Car Illustration

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Cardboard, Acrylic

WWII Pilot Dilbert in a Touring Car
By Robert Chesley Osborn
Located in Soquel, CA
A crayon illustration of Dilbert, the WWII pilot, off to see the world with his attentive passengers. Signed "Osborn" lower right. Also, dedication lower center: To Lane Slate with a...
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1960s Other Art Style Vintage Car Illustration

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Wax Crayon, Archival Paper

American Original Illustration for Woman's Day Magazine January 1952
By Richard Sargent
Located in New York, NY
This piece was completed and published on the cover of "Woman's Day" magazine January 1952. A little boy eats a chocholate bar in the back seat of a car from the times. A glimpse of...
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1950s American Realist Vintage Car Illustration

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Cardboard, Gouache

Cars Tin Toy Dreams by Teruhisa Kitahara, First Edition
Located in valatie, NY
Cars: Tin Toy Dreams by Teruhisa Kitahara. Chronicle Books, 1985. First Edition softcover. Contains hundreds of full color and black and white illustrations from the T. Kitahara coll...
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1980s American Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Set of Three 1960s Themed Race Car Paintings
Located in Ferndale, MI
Possibly Illustration Art, signature not showing as matted. One image is notated Jack Brabham in 1961 Cooper Climax. Second notated Tony Brooks 1958 Vauxhall Italian Grand Prix Maz...
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1960s American Vintage Car Illustration

"Drive My Car" Framed Limited Edition Hand Written Lyrics
By John Lennon
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Rare Limited Edition Serigraph of John Lennon's handwritten lyrics for the song "Drive My Car" one of the final songs written by John Lennon. It was first released on the milestone ...
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1990s Contemporary Vintage Car Illustration

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Other Medium

Art Critics and Tourists, Original Watercolor Illustration for The New Yorker
By Eldon Dedini
Located in Soquel, CA
Art Critics and Tourists, Original Watercolor Illustration for The New Yorker An original watercolor illustration for The New Yorker magazine by Monterey, California artist Eldon De...
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1980s Pop Art Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper, Watercolor

Original Vintage Plymouth Cars Advertising Drawing 1950-60s Gouache & Pastel
By Calvin Anderson
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1950-60s gouache and pastel on paper vintage advertising illustration for Plymouth cars is by Bay Area painter, printmaker, and designer Calvin Anderson (b. 1925). He studied a...
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1950s American Modern Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper, Gouache

Original Vintage French Car Poster Renault Femme Elegante Coupe Cabriolet Coach
Located in London, GB
Original vintage Art Deco style car advertising poster for the French automobile manufacturer Renault (founded 1899) - Femme Elegante - featuring a great illustration of an elegant l...
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1930s French Art Deco Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Travel Poster Rio Brazil S. America Sugarloaf Cable Car Braniff
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster for Rio de Janeiro issued by Braniff International Airways featuring a colourful cartoon illustration of tourists on a red cable car with people enjoyi...
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1960s American Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster For Volkswagen Beetle 12 Million VW Car Advertising Art
Located in London, GB
Original vintage car advertising poster for Volkswagen Beetle in Dutch and French - Daarum zijn er 12 miljoen Voila pourquoi il y en 12 millions / That's why there are 12 million - f...
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1960s Belgian Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Pair of Signed Benjamin Jorj Harris Airbrush San Francisco Cable Car Artworks
Located in Pasadena, TX
Artist Benjamin Jorj Harris Birth: 1904 Death: 1957 Lived/Active New York Often known for Illustration-watercolor Features: 1940s day masonry frame Airbrush watercolor...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Driving Licence Law Volga Gaz Car Soviet Propaganda USSR
Located in London, GB
Original vintage soviet propaganda poster warning that driving without licence is illegal and against the law, featuring a great illustration depicting a man in a green Volga Gaz-21 ...
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1960s Russian Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Mercedes Benz Formula One Grand Prix Car Racing Victory
By Hans Liska
Located in London, GB
Original vintage double-sided poster published in Swedish by Mercedes Benz to celebrate its racing results in 1954 and 1955. Fantastic illustration on the front depicting a number 8 ...
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1950s German Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Large Original Vintage Car Racing Sport Event Poster - Monaco Grand Prix 1961
Located in London, GB
Original vintage sport poster for the 1961 Grand Prix Monaco Formula One motor race held on the Circuit de Monaco circuit in Monte Carlo featuring a great illustration against a dark...
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1960s Monacan Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Team Lotus Ford 49 Formula One Car Racing F1 Motor Sport
Located in London, GB
Original vintage motor sport poster for Lotus-Ford 49 featuring a great illustration of a green and gold Lotus 49 car marked with the number 6 and Team Lotus logo on the side. Design...
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1970s British Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Car Racing Poster - La 5cv Licorne Rallye De Monte Carlo Rally
Located in London, GB
Original vintage racing poster promoting the victory of the French car manufacturer Licorne (1901-1949) at the Monte Carlo Rally in 1930 won by the French rally driver Hector Petit i...
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1930s French Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Mercedes Benz 300SL Victory 24h Le Mans Car Race Record
By Hans Liska
Located in London, GB
Original vintage motorsport poster celebrating the double victory of Mercedes-Benz 300SL in the 24 hour Le Mans car race featuring a dynamic illustration by the Austrian graphic desi...
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1950s German Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Ford GT MK 2 Racing Car Motor Sport 24 Hours Le Mans Win
Located in London, GB
Original vintage motor sport poster for Ford GT MK 2 featuring a great illustration of a yellow Ford GT MK II car marked with the number P2 on the side. Manufactured from 1964-1969, ...
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1970s British Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Wanderer - Vintage Advertising on Paper - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Wanderer is a beautiful original black and white illustration on ivory colored paper, applied on black cardboard, realized at the beginning of XX century by an anonymous artist. A wo...
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1930s Art Deco Vintage Car Illustration

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Illustration Board

Nsu Quick Advertising - Original Vintage Advertising on Paper - 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
Nsu Quick Advertising is an original illustration realized at the beginning of the XX century, in the 1930s. Good condition- Glued on black cardboard (21 x 14.7 cm). This little ...
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1930s Vintage Car Illustration

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Illustration Board

  • Nsu Quick Advertising - Original Vintage Advertising on Paper - 1930s
  • Nsu Quick Advertising - Original Vintage Advertising on Paper - 1930s
  • Nsu Quick Advertising - Original Vintage Advertising on Paper - 1930s
  • Nsu Quick Advertising - Original Vintage Advertising on Paper - 1930s
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Untitled (Cadillac Automobile Show)
By Evelyn Harper
Located in New York, NY
Evelyn Harper, "Untitled: Cadillac Automobile Show" , Mixed Media on Illustration Board, 15 x 10, Mid-20th Century, 1948 Colors: Black and White A 15 x 10 Black and White Illustrat...
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1940s American Modern Vintage Car Illustration

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Mixed Media, Illustration Board, Pen

Campbell's Soup Kid Aviator
Located in Minneapolis, MN
This 1930s original artwork comes from a collection of published Campbell's Soup Kids illustrations unearthed in a Connecticut estate. The Campbell's Soup Kids appeared in print ads ...
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1930s American Realist Vintage Car Illustration

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Gouache, Illustration Board

  • Campbell's Soup Kid Aviator
  • Campbell's Soup Kid Aviator
  • Campbell's Soup Kid Aviator
  • Campbell's Soup Kid Aviator
H 12.5 in. W 14.5 in. D 1 in.
Alfa Romeo Auto Show
Located in Long Island City, NY
Simon’s automotive illustrations have been featured in Road & Track, Sports Car International, Automobile, Thoroughbred and Classic Cars, Classic and Sportscar, and Vintage Motorspor...
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Late 20th Century American Realist Vintage Car Illustration

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Acrylic, Illustration Board

The Industry of War
By Vladimir Yoffe
Located in Minneapolis, MN
The WPA artist and art deco designer Vladimir Yoffe interrogates the tension between war and peace, past and future in this abstractly inspired gouache artwork dating to the end of W...
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1940s American Modern Vintage Car Illustration

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Gouache, Illustration Board

  • The Industry of War
  • The Industry of War
  • The Industry of War
  • The Industry of War
H 20.5 in. W 16.5 in. D 1 in.
Original Vintage Music Concert Poster Rolling Stones European Tour Pasche Art
By John Pasche
Located in London, GB
Original vintage music concert poster promoting the English rock band The Rolling Stones European Tour 1970 featuring a stunning Art Deco illustration of a black classic car driving ...
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1970s Danish Art Deco Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

R Wilson McCoy, New York Central Railroad Locomotive Painting
Located in Garnerville, NY
Steam locomotive with coal car and coaches. Signed R Wilson McCoy (1902-1961) lower right. McCoy was most famously known for his illustration work. Circa 1920-30. A nice bit of local...
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1930s American Industrial Vintage Car Illustration

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Canvas, Oak, Paint

Wind Ups Tin Toy Dreams T. Kitahara Collection, Teruhisa Kitahara, First Edition
Located in valatie, NY
Wind Ups: Tin Toy Dreams T. Kitahara Collection by Teruhisa Kitahara. Chronicle Books, 1985. Paperback. first Edition softcover. Contains hundreds of full color and black and white i...
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1980s American Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Egypt Ancient Pharaoh Modern City River Nile Sailing Art
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster for Egypt designed by the Turkish graphic artist Ihap Hulusi (1898-1986) featuring an illustration of a triangular shaped building in front of a silhou...
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1960s Egyptian Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Travel Poster Mannheim University City Architecture River View
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster for Mannheim Germany featuring a stylised illustration of the city from above with views of the historic buildings, trees and roads including the Mannh...
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1960s German Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Corvette in the desert - Signed limited edition archival pigment print, USA
By Geoff Halpin
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Corvette in the desert - Signed limited edition archival pigment print - Edition of 5 Arizona 1998 This image was captured on film. The negative was scanned creating a digit...
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1990s Contemporary Vintage Car Illustration

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Giclée, Pigment, Archival Pigment, Photographic Paper, Photographic Film...

Original Vintage TWA Poster England Houses Of Parliament London Airline Travel
Located in London, GB
Original vintage airline travel poster - Along the way of TWA... England Houses of Parliament - featuring a colour photograph depicting people walking and trams and cars driving over...
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1950s American Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Travel Poster Jet Your Way To London BOAC Tower Bridge Thames
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster - Jet Your Way to London by BOAC First Around the World with Jets - featuring a great illustration of Tower Bridge in front of the historic Tower of Lo...
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1950s British Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Art Deco Style Advertising Poster for Lattermann Driving School
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster for the Lattermann Driving School featuring a great Art Deco style illustration of a smiling blonde lady wearing white driving gloves and a white ...
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1930s Austrian Art Deco Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Lottery Bulgaria Midcentury Modern Design Travel Abroad
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster for the Bulgarian State Lottery - For 50 cents you can make a trip abroad! / ???????? ??????? ????? 50 ??. ?????? ?? ????????? ????????? ? ???????...
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1960s Bulgarian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Communist Future Science Space Rocket Soviet Propaganda
Located in London, GB
Original vintage Soviet propaganda poster - Let's Look into the Communist future Communism is created by the work of millions - featuring a dynamic and colorful design depicting illu...
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1960s Ukrainian Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

"Dauphine Renault" Swiss Mid Century Automobile Original Vintage Object Poster
By Herbert Leupin
Located in Boston, MA
A bold, graphic poster for the classic and stylish French mid century economy car, the Dauphine Renault in shiny red. This is one of Swiss graphic designer Herbert Leupin’s most dari...
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1950s Modern Vintage Car Illustration

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Offset

Corvette in the desert - Signed limited edition archival pigment print, USA
By Geoff Halpin
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Corvette in the desert - Signed limited edition archival pigment print - Edition of 5 Arizona 1998 This image was captured on film. The negative was scanned creating a digit...
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1990s Contemporary Vintage Car Illustration

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Photographic Film, Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, Color, Giclée, Pi...

Original Vintage Soviet Poster Six Hour Working Day Week USSR Sport Culture Time
Located in London, GB
Original vintage Soviet propaganda poster featuring an illustration of a smiling man with a jacket over his shoulder and two children walking with him, a boy with a tennis racket and...
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1960s Russian Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

New York, Humanity by Cubic Foot Book by David Lachterman, 1966
Located in Atlanta, GA
New York, L'Humanite au Metre Cube Book (New York, Humanity by Cubic Foot) by David Lachterman. "Anything that can be written about New York is never more than a foreword. We could h...
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1960s French Modern Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Vintage Bugatti Poster, French, Framed, Advertisement, Lithograph, Art Deco
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a vintage Bugatti poster. A French, framed advertising lithograph in Art Deco taste, dating to the late 20th century, circa 1970. Wonderful, Art Deco advertisement for Bug...
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Mid-20th Century French Art Deco Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Vintage Original Paul Melia 1989 Expressionist Watercolor Portrait
Located in Dayton, OH
"Vintage 1989 expressionist watercolor portrait of Robert Shiffler by Paul Melia. / BIO: Paul Melia (b. 1929 - d. 2019) has been a professional illustrator and painter since 1955. Wh...
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1980s Expressionist Vintage Car Illustration

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Paint

Bottle Clutter by Istvan Karoly Szasz, Ink on Paper Original, 1976
Located in Budapest, HU
"Bottle Clutter" is an original ink on paper work by Istvan Karoly Szasz. This ink-on-paper work is a representative piece of the 1960s-1970s op art movement in Hungary. The piece is...
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1970s Hungarian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Original Vintage Advertising Poster: Antar Gel Antifreeze For The Coldest Days
By Henri Dormoy
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster for Antar-Gel antifreeze: For the coldest days Antar-Gel guarantees instant starts / Par les plus grands froids Antar-Gel garantit des departs ins...
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1930s French Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Seagulls, a Rare Original by Istvan Karoly Szasz, 1975
Located in Budapest, HU
"Seagulls" is an original mixed technique work by Istvan Karoly Szasz. Highly representative of the most mature age of Szasz's, this 1970s op art piece. The piece is signed and dated...
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1970s Hungarian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Car Illustration

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Aluminum, Enamel

Original Vintage 1930s Skiing Travel Poster Advertising Poland for Winter Sports
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel advertising poster “Poland for Winter Sports / Zum Winter Sport nach Poland / For Winter Sport to Poland”, featuring a stylised color illustration in front of...
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1930s Polish Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

"Under the Tree," Striking Mid-Century Scene by Heitland for Liberty Magazine
By Wilmot Emerton Heitland 1
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A striking and bold example of illustration art, this scene of a young man in a bathing suit conversing with an elegant woman in her car coat, was drawn by Wilmot Heitland for Libert...
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1940s American Art Deco Vintage Car Illustration

Rythm Into Form- by Istvan Karoly Szasz, Ink on Paper Original, 1976
Located in Budapest, HU
"Rythm Into Form" is an original ink on paper work by Istvan Karoly Szasz. This ink-on-paper work is a representative piece of the 1960s-1970s op art movement in Hungary. The piece i...
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1970s Hungarian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Crawler by Istvan Karoly Szasz, Ink on Paper Original, 1975
Located in Budapest, HU
"Crawler" is an original ink on paper work by Istvan Karoly Szasz. This ink-on-paper work is a representative piece of the 1960s-1970s op art movement in Hungary. The piece is signed...
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1970s Hungarian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Golf Swing with Psychedelic Butterfly, Funky Chickens and Groovy Flowers
By Abe Gurvin
Located in Miami, FL
This is dreamy psychedelic depiction of a golfer hitting a ball in a psychedelic wonderland of chickens moons, starts and groovy flowers Gurvin was Graphic Designer & Visual artist ...
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1970s Pop Art Vintage Car Illustration

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Charcoal, Watercolor

Jack Benny
By Bernie Fuchs
Located in Fort Washington, PA
This illustration is a portrait of the comedian Jack Benny. TV Guide Cover Illustration, June 2 1979 Illustrator's Works Defined an Era: Bernie Fuchs, 76 By Adam Bernstein W...
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1970s Other Art Style Vintage Car Illustration

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Canvas, Acrylic, Board, Pencil

  • Jack Benny
  • Jack Benny
H 20.75 in. W 13.25 in.
Vintage American Express Print, Framed, Retail, Advertisement, Poster, Amex
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a vintage American Express print. An American, framed retail advertisement poster for Amex, dating to the late 20th century, circa 1980. Captures the spirit of vintage tr...
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Late 20th Century American Art Deco Vintage Car Illustration

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Paper

Couple with Chauffeur
By Charles E. Chambers
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Couple in a car with a Chauffeur Signed lower left. Charles Edward Chambers was born in Ottumwa, Iowa, studied at the Chicago Art Institute, and later the Art Students League in ...
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20th Century Other Art Style Vintage Car Illustration

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Canvas, Oil

Futurist, Novecento Italiano, Mid Century Italian Painting, Figures at the Baths
By Anselmo Bucci
Located in Cotignac, FR
Mid 20th Century Italian Futurist, Novecento Italiano, work on paper, signed bottom right and with dedication top right (see photos). The subject is bathers enjoying the delights o...
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Mid-20th Century Futurist Vintage Car Illustration

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Crayon, Pastel, Pencil, Paper

Comisky Park Stadium
By Bernie Fuchs
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Painting for a poster, Comisky Park, Chicago White Sox Stadium 1985. Illustrator's Works Defined an Era: Bernie Fuchs, 76 By Adam Bernstein Washington Post Staff Writer Saturd...
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1980s Other Art Style Vintage Car Illustration

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Canvas, Oil

A Marcello Avenali
By Franco Gentilini
Located in Roma, IT
A Marcello Avenali is an original artwork realized by Franco Gentilini between 1940 and 1950, it is dedicated to Marcello Avenali, an Italian artist who was a friend of Franco Gentil...
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1950s Contemporary Vintage Car Illustration

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Mixed Media

  • A Marcello Avenali
  • A Marcello Avenali
  • A Marcello Avenali
  • A Marcello Avenali
H 18.9 in. W 22.84 in. D 0.08 in.
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Vintage Car Illustration For Sale on 1stDibs

On 1stDibs, you can find the most appropriate vintage car illustration for your needs in our varied inventory. There are many Modern, Art Deco and Abstract versions of these works for sale. If you’re looking for a vintage car illustration from a specific time period, our collection is diverse and broad-ranging, and you’ll find at least one that dates back to the 20th Century while another version may have been produced as recently as the 20th Century. When looking for the right vintage car illustration for your space, you can search on 1stDibs by color — popular works were created in bold and neutral palettes with elements of gray, beige, white and brown. A vintage car illustration from (after) Henri Matisse, Henri Matisse, Harry Anderson, Bernie Fuchs and Hans Liska — each of whom created distinctive versions of this kind of work — is worth considering. Frequently made by artists working in lithograph, paper and paint, these artworks are unique and have attracted attention over the years.

How Much is a Vintage Car Illustration?

The average selling price for a vintage car illustration we offer is $1,734, while they’re typically $49 on the low end and $150,000 for the highest priced.