1950s Contemporary Art

20th Century Oil on Canvas Italian Landscape With Characters Painting, 1950
20th Century Oil on Canvas Italian Landscape Wi...
Vintage 1950s Italian Paintings
Canvas
Italian painting from the mid-20th century. Framework oil on canvas depicting landscape with characters in 18th-century style of good pictorial quality. Painting of great measure and...
Original Lithography by Jean Cocteau from 1954
Original Lithography by Jean Cocteau from 1954
Jean Cocteau
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Prints
Paper
Exposition Nice Côte D’azur . Salon de la Twa (Trans World Airlines) - 8 Décembre - 16 Janvier 1955. Mourlot, Paris. Lithographic print created by artist Jean Cocteau in 1954. Printe...
1950s French Boule D'or Cigarette Sign
1950s French Boule D'or Cigarette Sign
Vintage 1950s French Contemporary Art
Metal
1950s French Boule D'or Cigarette sign. In English this sign reads Cigarette Golden Ball. The red, yellow and white just pop with color! This can be seen at our 302 Bowery location i...
"Abstract Fables" Silkscreen by Henry Mark
"Abstract Fables" Silkscreen by Henry Mark
Henry Marc
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Contemporary Art
“Abstract Fables,” silkscreen by Henry Mark, American, 1953. Edition of 22, stamped with initials, and signed on verso.
Blue Stamp by Yves Klein
Blue Stamp by Yves Klein
Yves Klein
Vintage 1950s French Modern Contemporary Art
Paper
Effectively an Yves Klein painting in miniature, this stamp is from a series Klein made in 1957 by painting blocks of blank stamps with what was to become his famous signature, the p...
Dark Mountain Scene Signed Oil Painting Framed on Canvas
Dark Mountain Scene Signed Oil Painting Framed ...
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Paint
Dark and foreboding are an understatement. Hang this Mordor-esque mountain scape behind your office desk to intimidate and get the upper hand during your negotiations. Frighteningly ...
Monumental Oil on Canvas Signed by H. Borgman
Monumental Oil on Canvas Signed by H. Borgman
Harry Borgman
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Canvas, Oil, Acrylic
Large abstract oil on canvas signed H. Borgman. The painting displays a scene consisting of spiders and insects in a web. Harry Borgman is an artist whose professional career has emb...
Vintage Abstract Painting of Rowboats in Original Wood Frame
Vintage Abstract Painting of Rowboats in Origin...
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Canvas, Wood
Oil on board abstract art work with row boat theme and with structural and architectural figures. Illegible artist's signature on the lower right hand corner. In original vintage woo...
Gato 'Pareda 51' by Rufino Tamayo
Gato 'Pareda 51' by Rufino Tamayo
Rufino Tamayo
Vintage 1950s Mexican Modern Contemporary Art
Color lithography, Gato (Pareda 51) by Mexican artist Rufino Tamayo (1889-1991). Printed on Arches paper, signed and numbered 88/100. Tamayo is counted as one of Mexico´s greatest...
Modern Oil on Canvas Still Life by Eugenio Tomiolo, circa 1954
Modern Oil on Canvas Still Life by Eugenio Tomi...
Eugenio Tomiolo
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Canvas, Paint
A modern oil on canvas still life in original frame signed by artist Eugenio Tomiolo (1911-2003) and dated 1954 In Venice, Tomiolo attended the Carmini School of Art and the study...
Hans Fischer "Beasties" Etchings
Hans Fischer "Beasties" Etchings
Hans Fischer
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Prints
Glass, Wood, Paper
Hans Fischer "Beasties" etchings, circa 1959. These etchings are from the limited edition folio ''Homme Deguise en Homme" and depict fantastical musical beasties. Framed in vintage g...
Vintage Russian Lithograph of Flowers
Vintage Russian Lithograph of Flowers
Vintage 1950s Contemporary Art
A very fine 1950s or earlier limited edition Russian color lithograph of lifelike flowers. Great crisp early strike with multicolored flowers in full bloom adorned in its period corr...

Nude Seated

By Jane White
Nude Seated
Jane White
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Fabulous painting of a seated nude by American artist Jane White. Paintings were created in the fifties, and were once owned by the estate of Eva Gabor. There is no provenance. First...
Selection of Art Works by Ana Rosa de Ycaza
Ana Rosa de Ycaza
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Prints
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of Art Works by Ana Rosa de Ycaza, circa 1950s. Ana Rosa was an artist, model, and socialite. She was the daughter of Gustavo de Ycaza, Consul General of Ecuador, and lived...
Selection of Female Nude Paintings or Gallery W...
Miriam Kubach
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Contemporary Art
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of female nude paintings or gallery wall by Miriam Kubach, American, circa 1950s. The painting pictured on the top measures 12.25" H x 15.25" W. The bottom left measures 16...
Selection of Figural Line Drawings by Miriam Ku...
Miriam Kubach
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Drawings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of figural nude line drawings or gallery wall by Miriam Kubach, American, circa 1950s. Measures: Top row, left to right: 17" H x 14" W, and 12.5" H x 14.5" W. Bottom row, ...
Selection of Paintings by Miriam Kubach
Miriam Kubach
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of paintings by Miriam Kubach, American, circa 1950s. They are framed in vintage gilt frames. They are priced at $550 each.
49" Midcentury Abstract Oil Painting
Vintage 1950s American Paintings
Midcentury abstract oil painting, framed.
Midcentury Portrait of a Dapper Dandy by Peter ...
Peter Sheil
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Canvas, Wood, Paint
Midcentury portrait of a Dapper Dandy by Peter Sheil, American, circa 1950s. Sheil's work is in the collections of several museums, including the Victoria and Albert Museum. This wo...
Marc Petit Tapestry by Atelier Raymond Picaud, ...
Marc Petit, Aubusson Manufacture, Atelier Raymond Picaud
Vintage 1950s French Aubusson Tapestries
A stunning, whimsical tapestry by Marc Petit for Atelier Raymond Picaud (Aubusson), signed by the artist. Marc Petit produced cartons in a very unique style involving in dream-li...

Painting by Robert Springfels

By Robert Springfels
Painting by Robert Springfels
Robert Springfels
Vintage 1950s American Expressionist Contemporary Art
Oil
The surrealist artist Robert Springfels started his career as set designer for Cecil B. Demille and was then an important force in the surrealist American movement, this important gr...
Colorful Large Scale Lithograph by Henri Matisse
(after) Henri Matisse
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Prints
Plexiglass, Paper, Wood
Colorful large-scale lithograph from the "Jazz" Series, by Henri Matisse, signed and dated 1952 within the print. It measures an impressive 51" width x 42" height. It has been frame...
Abbott Pattison Ink on Paper
Abbott Pattison
Vintage 1950s American Drawings
Paper, Ink
Abbott pattison ink on paper. Study for a sculpture.
Portrait Painting - Elena
Vintage 1950s Contemporary Art
5-2490, Original gouache on artist board portrait of a woman ,displayed in a custom giltwood frame. Signed, lower left by E. Cops. Measures: Image, 11.5 H x 9.5; W. Age wear.
Midcentury Texas Oil on Canvas by Gary Minkert,...
Gary Minkert
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Gorgeous oil on canvas by Gary Minkert Titled "Paths In Space", circa 1959. J. Gary Minkert, "MINK," (10 June 1910 - 22 July 1969) was a Texas artist, sign painter, art instructo...
Wesley A Lea Oil Painting Signed Title Dated 19...
Wesley A. Lea
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Wesley A Lea oil painting signed title dated 1957 'Rock & Fungi' American. Finely framed. Listed artist. Wesley A. Lea was an American visual artist who was born in 1914. Several wo...
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery W...
Miriam Kubach
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Drawings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of figural line drawings or gallery wall by Miriam Kubach, American, circa 1950s. They have been framed in vintage gilt frames. The drawing pictured on the top measures 11....
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery W...
Miriam Kubach
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Drawings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of figural line drawings or gallery wall by Miriam Kubach, American, circa 1950s. They have been framed in vintage gilt frames. From left to right they measure 20" H x 17" ...
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery W...
Miriam Kubach
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Drawings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of figural line drawings or gallery wall by Miriam Kubach, American, circa 1950s. They have been framed in vintage gilt frames. Top row, left to right, they measure 14.75" ...
Andrianna Shamaris Vintage Courreges
Andrianna Shamaris
Vintage 1950s French Modern Contemporary Art
Cotton, Wood, Teak, Reclaimed Wood
Rare, vintage courrèges scarve in excellent condition, found in Paris. Set in a modern espresso teak wood frame. Limited collection available. Andrianna Shamaris, Inc. The Leader In...
Vintage Pablo Picasso d'Antibes Lithograph
(after) Pablo Picasso
Vintage 1950s Mid-Century Modern Prints
Glass, Wood, Paper
Vintage abstract color lithograph, after an original drawing by Pablo Picasso, from the limited edition portfolio "Mes Dessins d'Antibes", published by Au Pont des Arts, Paris, Franc...
Midcentury Abstract Watercolor in Frame by Jacq...
Jacques Nestlé
Vintage 1950s Contemporary Art
Original abstract watercolor nude on paper, by Jacques Nestle (1907-1993). Newly matted and framed, France, circa 1950s. *This painting is available to view in our NYC showroom: BK ...
"At the Theater," Late Art Deco Oil Painting by...
Erwin George Kummer
Vintage 1950s American Paintings
Canvas, Oil
This stunning example of Art Deco-Mid Century American surrealism was painted by Erwin Kummer, a widely-known Chicago painter who exhibited widely in the 1940s at the Art Institute o...
Harris G. Strong "Three Musician" Hand Painted ...
Harris Strong
Vintage 1950s American Contemporary Art
Ceramic, Wood
1950's Harris G. Strong Hand-Painted and Framed Glazed Ceramic Tile Wall Hanging. Featuring an abstract musical theme hand painted on twelve ceramic tiles within a rectangular and b...
Mid-Century "Ecole de Paris" Abstraction "Symph...
Vintage 1950s French Modern Paintings
Canvas, Oil
"Symphony in Grey" is an iconic oil on canvas, modern art painting by the Hungarian born artist, Ferenc Varga (Hungary, 1906-1989). Varga left Hungary for Paris in 1926 seeking arti...
Andrianna Shamaris Silk Courreges Framed
Andrianna Shamaris
Vintage 1950s French Modern Contemporary Art
Silk, Wood, Teak, Reclaimed Wood
Rare, vintage silk Courrèges scarf from Paris in excellent condition. Set in a modern natural teak frame. Measures: 37? wide x 38? high. The leader in modern organic design.
Abstract Painting by Miriam Kubach
Miriam Kubach
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Glass, Wood, Paint, Paper
Abstract painting by Miriam Kubach, American, circa 1960s. It is executed on paper and has been professionally framed under UV resistant glass in a clean lined black lacquer gallery ...
'El Dans', a Composition of Ceramic Tiles Signe...
Marian Zawadzki, Tilgmans Keramik
Vintage 1950s Swedish Mid-Century Modern Contemporary Art
A stunning, and almost certainly unique, piece of midcentury Scandinavian ceramic art, signed by the artist, 'Marian Z.' (short for Marian Zawadzki) for Tilgman Keramik, Sweden. The...
1950s Oil on Canvas Nude Painting by Mark Mohler
Mark Mohler
Vintage 1950s American Arts and Crafts Paintings
Canvas, Oil
1950s nude painting oil on canvas with wood frame signed by Mark Mohler.
French Mid-century Wall Panel, by Bernard Dunand
Bernard Dunand
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Contemporary Art
Glass
French mid-century red lacquered horizontal wall panel with landscape scene of deer grazing by a stream with a background of mountains (signed: "Andre Dambrun" acronym of Bernard Dun...
Andrianna Shamaris Abstract Dancing Man
Andrianna Shamaris
Vintage 1950s French Modern Contemporary Art
Cotton, Silk, Wood, Teak, Reclaimed Wood
Rare, vintage Courrèges scarf from Paris, in excellent condition. Set in a modern natural teak box frame. Andrianna Shamaris, Inc. The Leader In Modern Organic Design™
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery W...
Miriam Kubach
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Drawings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery Wall by Miriam Kubach, American, circa 1950s. Please see our other 1stdibs listings for more Miriam Kubach works. These works, from left...
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery W...
Miriam Kubach
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Drawings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery Wall by Miriam Kubach, circa 1950s. Please see our other 1stdibs listings for more works by Miriam Kubach. These works, from left to rig...
Selection of Modern Art or Gallery Wall
Unknown
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Prints
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of Modern Art or Gallery Wall, circa 1950s-1960s. From left to right, they are: 1) Abstract lithograph by Miro, from Derriere Le Miroir, circa 1950s. Seen at upper left in...
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery W...
Miriam Kubach
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Drawings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery Wall by Miriam Kubach, American, circa 1950s. Please see our other 1stdibs listings for more Miriam Kubach works. The top left drawing ...
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery W...
Miriam Kubach
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Drawings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery Wall by Miriam Kubach, American, circa 1950s. Please see our other 1stdibs listings for more Miriam Kubach works. From left to right, ...
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery W...
Miriam Kubach
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Drawings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of Figural Line Drawings or Gallery Wall by Miriam Kubach, American, circa 1950s. Please see our other 1stdibs listings for more Miriam Kubach works. These works, from left...
Vintage Metal Tree Wall Art Sculpture Mid-Centu...
Curtis Jere
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Contemporary Art
Metal
Vintage metal tree wall art, three trees. Comes ready to hang.    
Selection of Figural Nude Drawings or Gallery Wall
Unknown
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Drawings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of figural nude drawings, circa 1930s-1950s. Perfect to start or add to your gallery wall. All are priced at $475 each. They are: Top row, from left to right: 1) Figural li...
Selection of Modernist Artwork or Gallery Wall
Unknown
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Drawings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Selection of Modernist Artwork, circa 1930s-1970s. Perfect to start or add to your gallery wall. All are priced at $475 each. They are: Top row, from left to right: 1) Sidney Geist...
Andrianna Shamaris Silk Courreges Framed
Andrianna Shamaris
Vintage 1950s French Modern Contemporary Art
Wood, Teak, Reclaimed Wood
Rare, vintage silk Courrèges scarf from Paris, in excellent condition. Set in a modern natural teak frame. The leader in modern organic design.
"Nude in the Grass" Watercolor Painting
Vintage 1950s Decorative Art
A nude woman in the grass, vintage watercolor on paper signed by Fedez. Image size 16 H x 12 W. Unframed.
Posing Watercolor Painting
Vintage 1950s Decorative Art
A female nude, vintage watercolor on paper signed lower right by Fedez. Unframed image size 20 H x 16 W.
Midcentury Abstract Painting, Signed by Artist ...
Giuseppe Napoli
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Contemporary Art
Paper
Fantastic 1958 dated, abstract Expressionist painting, Paeseggio, signed by Artist Giuseppe Napoli (b. 1929-1967). Exciting multi-tonal abstract watercolor and ink painting on paper,...
Midcentury Abstract Painting by Arnold Taraborr...
Arnold Taraborrelli
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Glass, Wood, Paint
Midcentury abstract painting by Arnold Taraborrelli, American, circa 1959. It is entitled "Break-Away" and is executed in gouache on artist board and retains it's original frame. Tar...
Mid-Century Modern Pietra Dura Plaque for Ugolini
G. Ugolini
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Decorative Art
Stone
Mid-Century Modern Pietra Dura plaque, handmade for Ugolini, Italy, circa 1950s. Ugolini produced some of the best Mid-Century Modern Pietra Duras, rivaling the works of their peers ...
Vibrant Color Lithograph after Henri Matisse
Henri Matisse
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Prints
Glass, Wood, Paper
Vibrant color lithograph after Henri Matisse, circa 1950s. Signed, dated 1951, and titled, all within the lithograph. It has been framed in a simple, clean lined black lacquer wooden...
Vibrant Color Lithographs by Bjorn Wiinblad
Bjorn Wiinblad
Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Contemporary Art
Glass, Wood, Paper
Vibrant color lithographs by Bjorn Wiinblad, circa 1950s. A perfect compliment to your Danish modern interior. They retain their original frames. They are priced at $850 each.
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