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Michael di Cosola Art

1929-2010

Michael di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute before moving to the Bay Area to study at the California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland. He had a studio in North Beach during the height of the neighborhood's art scene and exhibited at several Bay Area art galleries in the 1960s. Di Cosola is known for psychedelic, Surrealist portraiture and abstractions.

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Artist: Michael di Cosola
Radiant Abstract Psychedelic Profile Mid to Late 20th Century Pastel
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid to late 20th colorful pastel on black paper is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute befo...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Pastel

Moody Surreal Portrait Mid-Late 20th Century Gouache
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid to late 20th-century gouache on paper is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute before mov...
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1990s Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Masonite, Oil

Monochromatic Deconstructed Sketch with Shading Late 20th Century Graphite
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th-century abstract graphite drawing is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute before m...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Graphite

Moody Geometric Abstract Mid-Late 20th Century Graphite, Charcoal, and Pastel
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid to late 20th-century geometric abstract graphite, charcoal, and pastel on paper is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studi...
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1980s Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Pastel, Charcoal, Graphite

Amorphous Face 20th Century Graphite on Paper
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th-century abstracted figurative graphite drawing is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Insti...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Graphite

Surreal Monochromatic Portrait Mid - Late 20th Century Ink
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid to late 20th-century monochromatic portrait is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute befo...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Ink

Disjointed Colorful Dreamscape Late 20th Century Pastel
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century pastel abstracted surreal work is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute bef...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Pastel

Colorful Abstract With Eye 1990 Oil Pastel & Graphite
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1990 colorful oil pastel and graphite on taupe paper is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Pastel

Surrealist Blonde Portrait in Pastel, 20th Century
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid- late 20th century pastel on paper portrait of a blonde man is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Ar...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Pastel

Colorful Surrealist Figures in Oil with Blue, Orange & Red, October 10, 1995
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This October 10, 1995 colorful oil on masonite figurative drawing with orange, pink, red, blue, green, yellow, and purple is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Co...
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1990s Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Masonite, Oil

Late 20th Century Psychedelic Portrait Drawing
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century abstracted portrait in graphite is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute be...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Graphite

Abstracted Surrealist Portrait in Graphite, Late 20th Century
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century graphite on paper abstracted figure is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institut...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Graphite

Abstracted Psychedelic Portrait in Graphite, Late 20th Century
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century graphite on paper abstracted portrait is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Instit...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Graphite

20th Century Surrealist Abstract in Oil
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid-late 20th century oil on canvas abstract is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute before ...
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1960s Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Canvas, Oil

Psychedelic Portrait in Graphite, Late 20th Century
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century graphite on paper abstracted portrait is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Instit...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Graphite

Modernist Portrait in Graphite, Late 20th Century Drawing
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century graphite on paper portrait is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute before ...
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Late 20th Century Modern Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Graphite

"Projection", Large Abstract in Oil, 1957
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1957 oil on canvas abstract in white, sienna brown, and blue is by Abstract Surrealist Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied ...
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1950s Abstract Expressionist Michael di Cosola Art

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Canvas, Oil

Large Surrealist Abstract Oil Painting in Black, 1979
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1979 oil on canvas abstract in black is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute before moving t...
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1970s Abstract Michael di Cosola Art

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Canvas, Oil

Minimalist Abstract in Pink & Black Pastel, Late 20th Century
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century pastel, charcoal, and graphite on paper abstract is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Geometric Michael di Cosola Art

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Charcoal, Paper, Pastel, Graphite

Surrealist Pastel Abstract on Black Paper, 1972
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1972 oil pastel and graphite on paper abstract is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute befor...
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1970s Abstract Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Oil Pastel, Graphite

Petite Geometric Abstract in Pastel, Late 20th Century
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century pastel, charcoal, and graphite on paper abstract in black and hot pink is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola ...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Michael di Cosola Art

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Charcoal, Paper, Pastel, Graphite

Triangle Abstract on Black in Pastel, 1972
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This August 1972 oil pastel and graphite on paper abstract is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institut...
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1970s Abstract Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Pastel, Graphite

Colorful Abstract in Pastel, Circa Late 20th Century
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This circa late 20th century pastel on paper abstract drawing is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Insti...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Pastel

Bright Abstracted Portrait in Oil Pastel, Late 20th Century
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century oil pastel and graphite on paper portrait is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art In...
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1970s American Modern Michael di Cosola Art

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Oil Pastel, Graphite, Paper

Surrealist Portrait in Pastel, 1972
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This October 1972 pastel on lavender paper portrait is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute befor...
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1970s Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Pastel

Surrealist Portrait Drawing with Red, Oil Pastel on Paper, Circa 1970s
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This circa 1970s oil pastel and graphite on paper portrait is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institut...
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1970s Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Oil Pastel, Graphite

Surrealist Portrait Drawing in Pastel, Late 20th Century
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century pastel and colored pencil on gray paper abstracted portrait is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at ...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Pastel, Color Pencil

Modernist Abstract in Oil, 20th Century
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid-late 20th century oil on canvas abstract with gray, blue, and orange is by San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute...
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20th Century Abstract Michael di Cosola Art

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Canvas, Oil

Surrealist Portrait in Graphite
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid to late 20th century graphite on paper drawing is by San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute before moving to the ...
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Mid-20th Century Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Graphite

Surrealist Abstract in Pastel, Late 20th Century
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th century pastel on amber paper abstract is by San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute before moving to the Ba...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Pastel

Expressionist Portrait in Gouache, Mid 20th Century
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid 20th century gouache on paper painting is by San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute before moving to the Bay Area...
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1960s Expressionist Michael di Cosola Art

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Gouache

Colorful Surrealist Abstract Color Field with Flower Pastel & Graphite
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1985 colorful surrealist abstract color field with flower pastel & graphite with blue, pink, red, and green is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (192...
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1990s Surrealist Michael di Cosola Art

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Paper, Pastel, Graphite

Michael di Cosola art for sale on 1stDibs

1stDibs offers a wide variety of authentic Michael di Cosola art for sale. If you’re looking for a way to add color to a neutral corner of your living room or bedroom, you can find work that includes elements of orange and other colors. You can browse by medium to find art by Michael di Cosola in crayon, pencil, paper and more. Much of this artist's original work was created during the 20th century and is mostly associated with the Surrealist style. Not every interior allows for large Michael di Cosola art, so small editions measuring 6.5 inches across are available. Customers interested in this artist might also find the work of Barbara Rogers Houseworth, Jack Boynton and Tom Bennett. On 1stDibs, the price for these items starts at $195 and tops out at $3,495, while the average work can sell for $355.

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