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Vintage Oil Painting, Self Portrait by John Mackay
Located in London, GB
A beautifully executed self portrait in oil on canvass, by the well known British artist John Mackay. This was made in the mid 1990’s, we obtained it directly from the artists est...
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Late 20th Century British Mid-Century Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Paint

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 Vintage Portrait Painting

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Board, Acrylic

Vintage American School Precisionist Cat Portrait Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American School cat portrait painting. Cubist / Precisionist style Oil on canvas. Unsigned. Framed. Image size, 29.25 by 23.25H.
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1960s Abstract Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

1966 Vintage Swedish Portrait Framed Oil Painting - Seated Figure
Located in Bristol, GB
SEATED FIGURE Size: 61.5 x 41.5 cm (including frame) Oil on canvas A very well executed oil portrait, painted onto canvas in 1966. Painted in an expressionist style, broad and pain...
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1960s Expressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

1959 Vintage Portrait Figurative Framed Gouache Painting - The Mender
Located in Bristol, GB
THE MENDER Size: 37 x 26 cm (including frame) Gouache on Paper A beautiful mid century modern gouache portrait, painted in 1959 and framed behind glass. This small but very well e...
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1950s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Paper, Gouache

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 Vintage Portrait Painting

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Gouache, Canvas, Watercolor

Vintage American School Handsome Young Male Model Portrait Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American school modernist portrait painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1950. Signed . Framed. Image size, 26L x 32H.
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1940s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage Modernist Framed Portrait Swedish Oil Painting - Lady in Waiting
Located in Bristol, GB
Lady in Waiting Size: 59 x 42 cm (including frame) Oil on canvas A brilliantly executed mid century vintage oil portrait, painted onto canvas and housed in a very complementary fram...
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1960s Abstract Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage Realist Artist Studio Nude Portrait Sculpture Original Signed Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique European school signed artist studio painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1982. Signed. Image size, 28L x 36H. Housed in a period modern frame.
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1980s Realist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage Painting of Handsome Male Actor Portrait by Listed Artist
Located in Palm Springs, CA
A Large beautiful portrait of Mr. Bill Harwood painted in 1959 by listed portrait artist, Francois de Brouillette. Obtains original beautiful frame. Interesting detailed info on back...
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1950s American Other Vintage Portrait Painting

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Wood

Tall Vintage Contemporary Portrait Painting of a Man in Bright Green
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
A tall portrait painting of a boy on green. Painted by the late Oklahoma artist Clair Seglem, this small portrait painting is on board and depicts a young man wearing a backward yell...
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20th Century American Bohemian Vintage Portrait Painting

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Masonite, Paint, Paper

Family Portrait, Vintage Oil on Canvas Painting by John G. Boyd, 1970s
Located in Bristol, GB
Original oil on canvas painting ‘Wife and Family’ 1970 by John G. Boyd R.P. R.G.I. Scottish (1940-2001). A thoroughly charming painting depicting the artist ad his family in the refl...
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1970s British Mid-Century Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Paint

Vintage Mid Century Swedish Nude Portrait Framed Painting - Figure in Pastel
Located in Bristol, GB
FIGURE IN PASTEL 46 x 65 cm (including frame) Pastel on Paper An excellently executed nude figure study in pastel, framed behind glass. This nude study captures the female form ele...
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1960s Expressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Pastel, Archival Paper

1943 Vintage Swedish Abstract Figurative Framed Oil Painting -Portrait in Purple
Located in Bristol, GB
PORTRAIT IN PURPLE 66 x 58 cm (including frame) Oil on Board A semi abstract mid century portrait in oil, painted in 1943. This unique portrait features an abstracted figure with ...
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1940s Abstract Vintage Portrait Painting

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Board, Oil

Vintage 1940s Oil Painting Portrait of a Seated Woman Framed and Signed
Located in Miami, FL
Vintage 1940s oil painting portrait of a seated woman framed, signed Offered for sale is a vintage 1940s oil painting portrait of a seated woman. The painting has a vintage patina...
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1940s Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Linen, Paint

Vintage American Modernist Pop Art Bulldog Animal Portrait Signed Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist animal portrait painting by Jerry Farnsworth. Oil on canvas, circa 1970. Signed. Image size 20L x 16H. Housed in a period modern frame.
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1970s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

VINTAGE ENGLISH MARINE OIL PAINTING - PORTRAIT OF SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL YACHT
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: George Bullamore (British, 20th century) Title: 'Sir Winston Churchill' sailing yacht Medium: oil painting on board, framed Size: frame: 20.75 x 30.25 inches...
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20th Century Vintage Portrait Painting

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Oil

Original Vintage Art Exhibition Poster Vincent Van Gogh Self Portrait Painting
By Vincent van Gogh
Located in London, GB
Original vintage art exhibition poster - Vincent van Gogh gemalde aquarelle zeichnungen / paintings watercolours drawings - organised by the Volkswagen werk AG Stadthalle Worfsburg a...
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1960s German Vintage Portrait Painting

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Paper

Clair Seglem Vintage Tall Portrait Painting of a Woman in Pink Dress
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
A moody still life portrait painting of the bust of a woman with dark hair and a ballet pink dress. Her dark hair reaches down her back and she looks to the side with a beautiful vie...
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20th Century American Post-Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Paint, Paper

Vintage New York City Street Scene WPA Woman Walking Portrait Oil Painting
By Grace Elizabeth Mallon
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage modernist cityscape oil painting with a young woman walking. Oil on board, circa 1956. Signed. Image size, 12L x 16H. Housed in a wood frame.
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1950s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Original Vintage Art Exhibition Poster Vincent Van Gogh Self Portrait Painting
By Vincent van Gogh
Located in London, GB
Original vintage art exhibition poster - Vincent van Gogh gemalde aquarelle zeichnungen / paintings watercolours drawings - organised by the Volkswagen werk AG Stadthalle Worfsburg a...
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1960s Post-Impressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Paper

Russian Girl Portrait Oil Canvas Painting Soviet Vintage Art by Zatsepina Z.
Located in Kyiv, UA
Russian Girl Portrait Oil Canvas Painting Soviet Vintage Female figure Art by Zatsepina Z. This is an original artwork by a well known Soviet Ukrainian artist Zatsepina Z. I. (1913 –...
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1970s Impressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil, Stretcher Bars

Vintage Boy Portrait Painting Antique Oil Child Scene Art by Kolesnik V.
Located in Kyiv, UA
Vintage Boy Portrait Painting Antique Oil Child Scene Art by Kolesnik V. This is an original painting by a well known Soviet Ukrainian artist Kolesnik V.A. (1920 - 1986). This work w...
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1960s Impressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Oil, Cardboard

Female Portrait Framed Vintage Oil on Canvas Midcentury Painting by Baroyants M.
Located in Kyiv, UA
Female Portrait, Framed Vintage oil on canvas original painting by Baroyants M. 1953. This is an original painting created by a well known Soviet Ukrainian artist Mikhail Baroyants (...
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1950s Impressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil, Stretcher Bars

Vintage Genre scene Painting Oil Family Portrait Summer Lunch Art by Kolesnik V.
Located in Kyiv, UA
Vintage Genre scene Painting Oil Family Portrait Summer Lunch Art by Kolesnik V. This is an original painting by a well known Soviet Ukrainian artist Kolesnik V.A. (1920 - 1986). Thi...
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1960s Impressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Cardboard, Oil

Couple Portrait Framed Vintage Oil Canvas Painting Man and Woman by Repka V.
Located in Kyiv, UA
Couple Portrait - Framed Vintage Oil Canvas Original Painting "Man and Woman" by Repka V. 1983. This is an original painting created by a well known Soviet Ukrainian artist Vera Repk...
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1980s Impressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil, Stretcher Bars

Dietz Edzard Original Oil Painting On Canvas Signed Portrait Vintage Artwork SBO
By Dietz Edzard
Located in Bloomington, MN
Dietz Edzard Original Oil Painting on Canvas Board, Professionally Custom Framed in its Vintage Custom Moulding and listed with the Submit Best Offer option Accepting Offers Now: T...
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1950s Post-Impressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Male Portrait by Adrian Johnson, Oil Painting 1980s Vintage Retro Postmodern Man
Located in London, GB
A vibrant and boldly painted male portrait of a young man by Adrian Johnson (b.1960). Thick brushstrokes and strong colors compose an abstract male portrait with strong characteristi...
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1980s British Post-Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Paint

Vintage Portrait Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
Portrait of a young woman signed Bernay Norman 1947, unframed.
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1940s Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas

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H 32 in. W 26 in.
Large Vintage Portrait Painting
Located in San Francisco, CA
Intense deep colors to this large vintage portrait. Signed Vittorio Borriello and dated 1953. The original frame does have some losses but this seems to complement this painting nicely.
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1950s Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas

Vintage Scruffy Dog Portrait Oil Painting
Located in Vallejo, CA
A vintage original oil painting on canvas of a portrait of a dog. Well executed. Mounted in a wood frame and signed by the artist.     
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Late 20th Century American Classical Vintage Portrait Painting

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Cane, Wood

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H 27 in. W 22.5 in. D 1.5 in.
Vintage Portrait Oil Painting, Pretty Lady in Hat
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Lovely Mid-Century era oil painting on canvas board of pretty woman with big hat in garden, newer frame. Indistinctly signed. Painting size measures: 27" x 27" and with frame 31.5" x...
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1960s American Vintage Portrait Painting

Autoportrait by Daniel Clesse, Vintage Framed Abstract Portrait Painting
Located in Atlanta, GA
'Autoportrait' is a medium size oil on board painting created by French artist Daniel Clesse in 1958. Featuring a palette made of brown and ocher tones, the painting is an abstracted...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Vintage Portrait Painting

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Oil, Board

Vintage Portrait-Landscape Painting by Harold Gore, Texas, 1962
Located in San Antonio, TX
This vintage portrait-landscape painting by Harold Gore is in overall good condition. Some loss of finish on frame and mild discoloration of mat as seen in photos. Bandera, Texas. 19...
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1960s American Vintage Portrait Painting

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Wood, Paint

Large Vintage American Modernist Signed Abstract Figural Portrait Painting
By Humbert Howard
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist landscape by Humbert L. Howard (1905/15 - 1990). Watercolor and gouache on paper, circa 1985. Signed. Image size 38L x 26H. Housed in a period modern f...
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1960s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Oil, Watercolor, Canvas

Vintage Swedish Figurative Portrait Framed Oil Painting - At the Table
Located in Bristol, GB
AT THE TABLE Size: 60 x 75.5 cm (including frame) Oil on canvas A striking mid century composition of three figures, painted in oil onto canvas. The artist has left much to the ima...
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1950s Expressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage Modernist Style Figurative Portrait Oil Painting - Seated in Blue
Located in Bristol, GB
Seated in Blue Size: 64 x 53.5 cm (including frame) Oil on canvas A very well executed mid century oil portrait, painted onto canvas and framed in its original mid century frame. A...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas

Vintage American School Modernist Clown Musician Portrait Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage american modernist figure painting. Oil on board, circa 1950. No signature found. Displayed in a period modernist frame. Image, 9"L x 12"H.
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1950s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait of Fashionable Lady in Fur Jacket, vintage French painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Portrait of Arlette Ryan, 1942 French School, 20th century pastel on paper, framed framed size: 29 x 25 inches Beautiful vintage French pastel work, depicting this fashionable lady...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Pastel

Vintage Modernist Style Swedish Portrait Framed Oil Painting - The Pairing
Located in Bristol, GB
THE PAIRING 65 x 28.5 cm (including frame) Oil on board A striking mid century modernist portrait painting, executed in oil onto board. Physically direct and emotionally charged, t...
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1950s Expressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Oil, Board

Vintage Oil Painting on Canvas Portrait of an Old German Man P. Scheurmann
Located in Dayton, OH
Vintage oil on canvas painting signed P. Scheurmann, showing an old German man dressed in traditional attire with a white beard and pipe wearing a green feathered hat. Measures: 2...
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Late 20th Century Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Paint

1930's FRENCH SIGNED VINTAGE OIL PAINTING - PORTRAIT OF NUDE YOUNG LADY - FRAMED
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: French School, early/ mid 20th century. The work is signed to the front and back. Title: The Artists Model. Medium: oil painting on canvas. Size: frame: 29.5 x ...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Oil

Vintage French Painting - Winter Portrait
By Albert Guillaume
Located in Houston, TX
French acrylic portrait of a man bundled in warm and colorful clothing and smoking a pipe by A. Guillaume, 1977. Dated and initialed lower right. Original artwork on paper display...
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1970s Vintage Portrait Painting

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Acrylic, Paper

Vintage American Modernist Clown Portrait Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist clown portrait oil painting. Oil on board, circa 1940. Unsigned. Image size, 16L x 20H. Housed in a period modern frame.
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1940s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage Modernist Portrait Oil Painting of Two Women
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage modernist portrait oil painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1950. Unsigned. Displayed in a period modernist frame. Image, 18"L x 24"H, overall 24"L x 30"H.
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1950s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage Abstract Expressionist California Artist Portrait Signed Oil Painting
By Rex Ashlock
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist portrait oil painting by Rex Jesse Ashlock (1918 - 1999). Oil on board, circa 1956. Signed. Image size, 18L x 24H. Housed in a period wood frame.
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1930s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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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. Oil on board circa 1970.
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Oil, Board, Canvas

Vintage American Modernist Abstract Portrait Composition, Painting James Gibson
By James Gibson
Located in Buffalo, NY
Modernist portrait abstraction by James Gibson. Oil on canvas, circa 1965. Signed. Displayed in a modernist frame. Image size, 24"L x 18"H.
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1960s Outsider Art Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage American Modernist Chihuahua Dog Portrait Original Animal Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist animal portrait painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1970. Signed. Image size 18L x 16H. Housed in a period modern frame.
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1970s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait of a Lady Vintage Framed Oil Painting by Arden Scott
By Arden Scott
Located in East Hampton, NY
In the 19th century style, this magnificent portrait of a lady, oil on canvas, shows crackling or an aged portrait. Pencil SIGNED to the original wood stretcher, ARDEN SCOTT. No furt...
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1950s American Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas

1981 Vintage Watercolor Portrait Painting Boy in Blue W Bird Parrot D Hill
Located in Dayton, OH
Vintage 1981 Folk Art style watercolor portrait painting of a young boy in blue holding a blue bird or parrot. Signed D. Hill in lower right corner. Measures: 10.5” x 0.75” x 11” ...
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1980s Folk Art Vintage Portrait Painting

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Paint

Vintage Modernist Oil Painting "Portrait of a Woman & Flowers" by Nicholas Takis
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage modernist portrait and still life by Nicholas Takis (1903 - 1965). Oil on canvas, circa 1945. Signed. Displayed in a period modernist frame. Image, 20"L x 24"H, overall 25...
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1940s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage American School Folk Art Portrait of a Dog Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American folk art painting. Oil on board, circa 1990. Signed. Displayed in a gold frame. Image, 23"L x 11"H.
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1980s Folk Art Vintage Portrait Painting

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Oil, Watercolor, Gouache

Vintage American Modernist Dog Portrait Street Scene Signed Framed Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage American modernist animal portrait painting. Oil on canvas, circa 1960. Signed. Image size 14L x 12H. Housed in a period modern frame.
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1960s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage French Modern Paris School Portrait of Young Clown Signed Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique Paris School oil painting of a young clown. Oil on canvas, circa 1940. Signed illegibly. Displayed in a period giltwood frame. Image, 18"L x 22"H.
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1940s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage Modernist Oil Painting "Portrait of a Woman in Greece" by Nicholas Takis
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage modernist portrait and still life by Nicholas Takis (1903 - 1965). Oil on canvas, circa 1945. Signed. Displayed in a period modernist frame. Image, 25"L x 30"H, overall 33...
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1940s Modern Vintage Portrait Painting

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Canvas, Oil

Vintage Mid-Century Swedish Figurative Portrait Framed Oil Painting - Red Shoes
Located in Bristol, GB
RED SHOES Size: 45 x 31.5 cm (including frame) Oil on Board A charming mid century portrait painted in oil onto board, depicted a seated figure of a young boy. The artist has paint...
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1940s Expressionist Vintage Portrait Painting

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Oil, Board

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You are likely to find exactly the vintage portrait painting you’re looking for on 1stDibs, as there is a broad range for sale. Find Impressionist versions now, or shop for Impressionist creations for a more modern example of these cherished works. If you’re looking for a vintage portrait painting 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. On 1stDibs, the right vintage portrait painting is waiting for you and the choices span a range of colors that includes brown, black, beige and orange. A vintage portrait painting from Barry Johnson, Rex Ashlock, Dietz Edzard, James Gibson and Albert Guillaume — each of whom created distinctive versions of this kind of work — is worth considering. These artworks were handmade with extraordinary care, with artists most often working in paint, oil paint and canvas.

How Much is a Vintage Portrait Painting?

The average selling price for a vintage portrait painting we offer is $998, while they’re typically $175 on the low end and $5,750 for the highest priced.

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Penelope Gottlieb’s Comic-Style Painting Is a Requiem for a Vanished Flower

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In Christopher Spitzmiller’s New York Homes, His Love of Dogs Is on Full Display

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