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A life surrounded by exceptional things is a life lived to the fullest. BIA brings one-of-a-kind vintage objects and art into your life and into your home. We are on-line retailers of original mid-20th century French art and objects as well as other international vintage objects. With a base in London and another in the South of France, our discerning buyers source our stock directly from frequent trips throughout the European continent and beyond. We are delighted to be represented on 1stdibs and welcome you to browse our art and beautiful objects. Welcome to BIA!

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Featured Pieces

'Portrait of a Man', 19th Century French Oil Painting
'Portrait of a Man', 19th Century French Oil Pa...
19th Century Portrait Paintings
Canvas, Oil
'Portrait of a Man', oil on canvas, (19th century). This unsigned canvas was painted in the region of Aix-en-Provence, France, and was long believed to be a portrait of Cézanne by it...
'Carnival's Afterglow' by S.W. (1939) - Venice Carnevale
'Carnival's Afterglow' by S.W. (1939) - Venice ...
1930s Modern Abstract Paintings
Paper, Gouache
'Carnival's Afterglow', gouache on art paper, by S.W. (1939). A real find, this artwork was discovered in the South of France at an estate sale. The candle in the middle of the work ...
'Flower Market Antibes (Le Marché aux Fleurs à Antibes)' by Pierre Daboval
'Flower Market Antibes (Le Marché aux Fleurs à ...
Pierre Daboval
Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink, Gouache
'Flower Market Antibes (Le Marché aux Fleurs à Antibes)', ink and gouache on art paper, by Pierre Daboval (circa 1960s). Antibes is a resort town between Cannes and Nice on the Frenc...
'Place de la Concorde Paris' by Ferdinand Jean Luigini (circa 1900 - 1915)
'Place de la Concorde Paris' by Ferdinand Jean ...
Ferdinand Jean Luigini
Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings
Oil, Board
'Place de la Concorde Paris', oil on board, (circa 1900 - 1915) by Ferdinand Jean Luigini. This is a delightful rendering of the most well known and largest public square in Paris. I...
'Reclining Woman in Red Skirt' by Italian Artis...
1930s Impressionist Portrait Paintings
Oil, Board
'Reclining Woman in Red Skirt', oil on board (circa 1930s), by Italian artist, Tindaro. An elegant artwork of a beautiful woman in white top and colourful red skirt lying in casual r...
'The Painter and the Models', Mid-Century Moder...
Jean Marzelle
Mid-20th Century Modern Nude Paintings
Canvas, Oil
'The Painter and the Models' (c. 1950s) , oil on canvas, by French artist, Jean Marzelle (1916 - 2005). The painting depicts an artist in front of his easel, in shadow, directing his...
Set of Two Historical Pencil Drawings of Early ...
Early 20th Century Landscape Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Pencil
Set of two historical pencil drawings on art paper of early 20th-century Paris (circa 1900). Discovered in the South of France, these two pencil drawings have neatly recorded vignett...
'Verdant Tuscan Forest View' by Umberto Gambass...
Umberto Gambassini
1910s Landscape Paintings
Oil, Board
'Verdant Tuscan Forest View', oil on board, (1919), by Italian artist, Umberto Gambassini. One of the rare paintings still in existence by this accomplished artist, this landscape vi...
'Paris Metro Station' by Roland Hamon (1974)
Roland Hamon
1970s Modern Figurative Paintings
Paper, Gouache
'Paris Metro Station', gouache on paper (1974), by Roland Hamon. This artwork depicts a delightful summer day in an upscale neighbourhood of Paris in the 17th Arrondissement, Champer...
'Portrait of Earnest Woman' by Unknown Artist, ...
1930s Modern Portrait Paintings
Oil, Board
'Portrait of Earnest Woman', oil on board (c. 1930s) by unknown artist, most likely French. It's strange that this portrait was unsigned - we'll never know who created this painting....
'Muscles, Muscles and More Muscles' by René Bol...
René Bolliger
1960s Modern Nude Drawings and Watercolors
Paper, Ink
'Muscles, Muscles and More Muscles', ink on art paper, by René Bolliger (circa 1960s). The Swiss Tom of Finland, René Bolliger created gay erotica confidently and unapologetically gi...
'Paris Booksellers (Bouquinistes) Along the Riv...
Lucien Génin
Early 20th Century Post-Impressionist Landscape Paintings
Paper, Gouache
'Paris Booksellers Along the River Seine', gouache on paper (circa 1930s), by Lucien Génin. The used-book sellers (bouquinistes) you see along the Seine around Notre-Dame are a Paris...

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