Renaissance Man Antiques

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"Music," High Accomplished Painting with Multiple Nudes by Conner, 1946
"Music," High Accomplished Painting with Multip...
John Ramsey Conner
Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Paintings
Paint
This detailed and highly-finished study by John Ramsey Conner for an allegorical painting depicts a relaxed grouping of nude figures executed in pale tones of ivory, mossy green and ...
"Boxer in Triumph," Rare Ink Drawing of Male Boxer with Arms Raised, 1929
"Boxer in Triumph," Rare Ink Drawing of Male Bo...
William Littlefield
Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Drawings
This 1929 vintage ink and inkwash drawing of a bare-chested boxer is turned away from the viewer, his gloved hands raised high as if the fight has just been won. The artist, William ...
"Nudes with Hats," Surreal Painting with Male Couple and Sleeping Female, 1949
"Nudes with Hats," Surreal Painting with Male C...
Robert Lohman
Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Paintings
Paint
Painted during the heyday of American Surrealism, this watercolor depicts a sleeping nude female figure holding a laurel wreath, seemingly disconnected from a pair of male nudes saun...
'The Animal Kingdom,' Art Deco Mural Study with Male Nudes by John Garth
'The Animal Kingdom,' Art Deco Mural Study with...
John Garth
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings
To our knowledge, this study is the only known image of this mural, created by John Garth to show an idealized Man at work and at play, all nude or semi-nude, and accompanied by anim...
"Three Harlequins," Midcentury Ptg. with Three ...
E. Edwards
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Paint
Placid and formal, yet mysterious and disquieting, this surrealistic depiction of three young men in harlequin costumes perhaps they are dancers or performers is riveting. The brilli...
"Modern Dance," Vivid Midcentury Painting with ...
Robert Lohman
Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Paint
This energetic and compelling depiction of modern dance, with a range of nude and semi-nude figures, and a more traditional ballerina in the distance, was painted by Robert Lohman, o...
"Haywagon," Charming Art Deco-WPA Era Painting ...
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings
Paint
This remarkable oil painting, clearly influenced by American Folk Art, Art Deco stylization and the idealization of rural workers promoted by the WPA, depicts a farm family and a han...
"Vision of Angels," Important Night-Time Scene,...
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings
Paint
Although not signed, this brilliant scene of a nude black male figure, marvelling at a vision of angels in the heaven from his position on the ground below, is reminiscent of the ear...
"Architecture," Rare, Large Mougin Vase with Nu...
Gaston Goor
Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Vases
Clay
A large and striking Art Deco vase sculpted by Gaston Goor for the Mougin pottery works in France, this brilliantly-hued piece shows the production of terracotta elements for the fac...
"Bird Feeds Snake," Whimsical Children's Book I...
Robert Blanchard
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Paint
Entirely charming and whimsical, this original painting by Robert Blanchard depicts a fantastical scene: bird and snake as best friends, the tall, fuzzy bird feeding a berry to the g...
"Ironworker," Important Sketch of Industrial La...
John Garth
Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Paintings
This striking idealization of the American worker, glowing with deep reds and oranges from the molten iron in the scene, is a sketch by John Garth for an oil painting he executed in ...
Important Art Deco Ceramic Bowl with Trumpet Sh...
Linn Phelan
Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Decorative Bowls
Ceramic
In 1942, two years before becoming the founding potter at the School for American craftsmen at Dartmouth College in 1944 and four years before joining the famed ceramic program at Al...

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