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In a 341 square foot apartment packed with fine antique picture frames in New York's West Village, Heather Karlie Fine Art was founded in 2002. Reaching out to Manhattan's Upper East Side galleries, I soon found myself schlepping armfuls of frames on the subway uptown. Yes, I started my business with a MetroCard. Pablo Picasso is quoted as saying "inspiration exists, but it has to find you working". These years in New York City, saw me start another business as well. 20th Century by HKFA is for and about all those crazy things I like to buy. Fine items with character, tradition and provenance. These pieces are the foundation of every classic interior. These are the pieces that you'll bequeath to your heirs and they'll sell at auction for an incredible return. Start them ... Learn More
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Dimensions: H 31.63 in. W 37.63 in. D 2.25 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Wood
Mid-20th Century, Wormy Chestnut Modernist Style P...
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20th Century American Picture Frames
Wood
This circa 1950s wormy chestnut Modernist style painting frame has a mottle...
Dimensions: H 30 in. Dm 30 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Metal
Mid-20th Century Spanish Style Gilt Metal Ten-Ligh...
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Early 20th Century American Chandeliers and Pendants
Metal
A vintage Mid-Century Spanish style gilt metal ten-light chandeliers with d...
Dimensions: H 42 in. W 42 in. D 2 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Canvas
Vintage 1970 Oil on Canvas Beach Scene by NYC Arti...
George Barrel
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20th Century American Paintings
Canvas
The perfect Modernist style beach scene by celebrated New York City artist ...
Dimensions: H 16.5 in. W 4 ft. D 16.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Chrome
Vintage circa 1970s Milo Baughman for DIA Chrome-P...
Milo Baughman
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20th Century American Benches
Chrome
The perfect bench or coffee table. This vintage circa 1970s chrome-plated f...
Dimensions: H 17.5 in. W 13.5 in. D 1.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Canvas
Vintage circa 1980s Hard Edge Geometric Abstract O...
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20th Century American Paintings
Canvas
This is one of a collection of five vintage hard edge geometric abstraction...
Dimensions: H 17.5 in. W 13.5 in. D 1.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Canvas
Vintage Hard Edge Geometric Abstract Oil on Canvas...
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20th Century American Paintings
Canvas
This is one of a collection of five vintage hard edge geometric abstraction...
Dimensions: H 17.25 in. W 13.25 in. D 1.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Canvas
Vintage circa 1980s Hard Edge Geometric Abstract O...
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20th Century American Paintings
Canvas
This is one of a collection of five vintage hard edge geometric abstraction...
Dimensions: H 13.5 in. W 17.5 in. D 1.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Canvas
Vintage circa 1980s Hard Edge Geometric Abstract O...
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20th Century American Paintings
Canvas
This is one of a collection of five vintage hard edge geometric abstraction...
Dimensions: H 17.5 in. W 13.5 in. D 1.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Canvas
Vintage circa 1980s Hard Edge Geometric Abstract O...
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20th Century American Paintings
Canvas
This is one of a collection of five vintage hard edge geometric abstraction...
Dimensions: H 14.75 in. W 14.75 in. D 1.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Canvas
Mid-Century, circa 1950s, Oil on Canvas Horse Pain...
Mary Ronin
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20th Century American Paintings
Canvas
An absolutely perfect oil on canvas of a trainer and horse by celebrated Am...
Dimensions: H 0.5 in. W 8.75 in. D 8.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Agate
Diminutive Vintage Agate Chess or Checkers Board i...
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20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities
Agate
A perfect desk or coffee table accessory, this vintage agate chess or check...
Dimensions: H 1.5 in. W 4.5 in. D 4.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Malachite
Polished Malachite Natural Specimen Vide Poche Des...
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20th Century Desk Accessories
Malachite
A beautiful natural malachite specimen carved and polished with a natural b...
Dimensions: H 9.5 in. Dm 4.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Stoneware
Assembled Pair of Vintage Abstract Painted Signed ...
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20th Century American Vases and Vessels
Stoneware
Exhibiting various techniques in incising, forming and finishing, this vint...
Dimensions: H 30 in. W 42 in. D 1.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Masonite, Wood
1950s Sergei Ernest Trubach Russian Oil Painting i...
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20th Century Paintings
Masonite, Wood
Fantastic Picasso-esque painting by Russian artist Sergei Trubach. The cubi...
Dimensions: H 5 ft. W 7 ft. 5 in. D 3.13 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Canvas
Monumental 1976 Dennis Ashbaugh Hard Edge Geometri...
Dennis Ashbaugh
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20th Century Paintings
Canvas
A monumental oil on canvas painting by American artist Dennis John Ashbaugh...
Dimensions: H 30.25 in. W 12.5 in. D 21.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Lucite
Sailing Takes Me Away, Especially on a Vintage Luc...
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20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities
Lucite
Ahoy matey, lower the boom, raise the sails. No, I'm not a sailor, but I ca...
Dimensions: H 20.63 in. W 7.25 in. D 22.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Lucite
Vintage Lucite Acrylic Deep Sea Sport Fishing Boat...
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20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities
Lucite
Ready to reel in the big one? Here it is. This vintage Lucite deep sea fish...
Dimensions: H 38 in. W 34 in. D 3.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Brass, Horn
Sculptural Pair of Horn and Silvered Brass Birds M...
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20th Century Sculptures
Brass, Horn
This pair is all about strutting those tail feathers. Whether these are her...
Dimensions: H 20.75 in. W 29.5 in. D 20 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Travertine, Walnut
Pair of Mid-Century Travertine Marble and Wood Cal...
Cal Mode
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern End Tables
Travertine, Walnut
Just the right mix of California and Modern, Cal Mode was the name first us...
Dimensions: H 30.25 in. Dm 22.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Terracotta
Massive 19th Century Terracotta Urn with Rope Deco...
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Antique 19th Century European Urns
Terracotta
Kinda reminds me of a weeble-wooble but in a totally cool way. This massive...
Dimensions: H 40 in. W 17 in. D 17 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Cane, Iron
Vintage Pair of Salterini-Esque Iron and Cane High...
John Salterini
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Mid-20th Century American Chairs
Cane, Iron
Dahling, please bring me another Mai-Tai and don't forget the adorable litt...
Dimensions: H 29.75 in. W 47 in. D 19 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Iron, Rattan
Pair of Mid-Century Van Keppel and Green Wicker an...
Van Keppel-Green
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Vintage 1950s American Benches
Iron, Rattan
An absolutely stunning pair! The Van Keppel and Green name has amazing hist...
Dimensions: H 8.25 in. Dm 4.25 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Stoneware
Assembled Collection of Abstract Painted Stoneware...
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20th Century Vases and Vessels
Stoneware
An assembled collection of four abstract hand-painted stoneware pottery ves...
Dimensions: H 16 in. W 42 in. D 21 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Glass, Wood
Pickled Italian Carved Wood Rope, Knot and Tassel ...
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20th Century Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Glass, Wood
Feeling tied up in knots? Then this table is the perfect compliment to your...
Vintage 1980s Monumental Abstract Oil on Canvas Painting
Dimensions: H 5 ft. 8 in. W 5 ft. 9.3 in. D 1.63 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Canvas
Vintage 1980s Monumental Abstract Oil on Canvas Pa...
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20th Century Paintings
Canvas
This monumental vintage abstract painting has fantastic energy and scale. Y...
Dimensions: H 30 in. W 31.25 in. D 34 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Birch, Upholstery
Pair of Midcentury Florence Knoll International Lo...
Florence Knoll
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Birch, Upholstery
A fantastic pair of Florence Knoll armchairs with birch legs. This early fo...
Dimensions: H 39.25 in. W 6.63 in. D 6.63 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Plaster
Pair of Monumental and Chic Gilt Obelisk Form Lamp...
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Mid-20th Century Table Lamps
Plaster
Let there be light and sunflowers and a Classic form. This pair of lamps ha...
Dimensions: H 27 in. Dm 21 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Wood
Edward Wormley for Dunbar Tambour Door Round Table...
Edward Wormley
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Tables
Wood
Beautiful Edward Wormley for Dunbar furniture, model #4556. With two tambou...
Dimensions: H 24 in. W 20 in. D 0.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Canvas, Oil Paint
20th Century Oil on Canvas Portrait Painting, Unfr...
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20th Century Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
This portrait painting of a male subject has a textural quality to the pain...
Dimensions: H 18 in. W 17 in. D 15 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Brass, Granite, Iron
Vintage Modernist Style Wrought Iron Brass and Sto...
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20th Century Sundials
Brass, Granite, Iron
This sundial shows two abstract wrought iron figures, one seated holding th...
Dimensions: H 2.25 in. Dm 3.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Brass, Glass, Leather
Vintage Italian Leather Brass and Domed Glass Desk...
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20th Century Italian Desk Accessories
Brass, Glass, Leather
A perfect stocking stuffer. This vintage Italian desk magnifier has loads o...
Dimensions: H 8.75 in. W 6.38 in. D 9.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Brass
Three Brass Cats Jumping Through a Hoop Deco Style...
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20th Century Sculptures
Brass
When somebody says, 'they have me jumping through hoops' you'll have just t...
Vintage Brutalist Style Abstract Inspired Tree of ...
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20th Century Sculptures
With a coiled style domed base, this vintage circa 1970s Brutalist style wr...
Dimensions: H 36.75 in. W 24 in. D 1 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Masonite, Oil Paint
Modernist Style Abstract Oil Painting on Masonite ...
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20th Century American Paintings
Masonite, Oil Paint
This abstract modernist style painting is done in oil paint on Masonite. Th...
Dimensions: H 19.25 in. W 29.25 in. D 2.25 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Canvas, Oil Paint
New Jersey Beach Scene Oil on Canvas Painting Sign...
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20th Century American Decorative Art
Canvas, Oil Paint
Beach scene painting done in oil paint on canvas depicting a Mid-Century mo...
Dimensions: H 38.75 in. W 30.75 in. D 2 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Canvas, Wood
Landscape Painting Dated 1952 Monogram Signed Orig...
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Vintage 1950s American Paintings
Canvas, Wood
This circa 1952 oil on canvas landscape painting is presented in the Modern...