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Wall-Hanging by Marcello Fantoni
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Painted in a most idiosyncratic hand, this wall-hung plate by Marcello Fantoni features a walking figure (a traveler?) with odd proportions and an inexplicably bizarre face. It is so...
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Italian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Faience

Plate by Roger Capron
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Roger Capron's colorful, stylized horse resides in a solid hardwood frame custom-made for this piece. The plate itself measures 9.5 inches in diameter. As framed, the piece is 14 inc...
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French Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Earthenware

Red Fontana Arte Centrepiece or Wall Decoration by Dube’
Located in New York, NY
Fontana Arte centrepiece made by Italian artist Dube’ in the 1950s with an abstract motif on a red background. He created the piece by back painting a thick ¾” irregular curved glass...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Glass

French Midcentury Gilt Metal Sunburst
Located in Houston, TX
Great French midcentury gilt metal sun or sunburst wall sculpture. This Hollywood Regency hammered gilt metal sun face wall art is the perfect accent for a midcentury interior.
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French Hollywood Regency Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Metal

Painting by Peter Keil, Mid-Century Modern Art, Black and White, circa 1957, Art
Located in New York, NY
Peter Robert Keil was born to an artist blacksmith father whom he lost very early in his childhood during the Second World War. During the end phase of the war, Keil's mother, also a...
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Acrylic

Painting by Peter Keil, Mid-Century Modern Art, circa 1959, "Picasso"
Located in New York, NY
Large painting of Picasso by Peter Keil, circa 1959, Germany. We gave it a new beautiful liner and frame. Peter Robert Keil was born to an artist blacksmith father whom he lost very...
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Lacquer

Painting by Peter Keil, Mid-Century Modern Art, circa 1959, Black & White
Located in New York, NY
Peter Robert Keil was born to an artist blacksmith father whom he lost very early in his childhood during the Second World War. During the end phase of the war, Keil's mother, also a...
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German Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Acrylic

Vintage Pablo Picasso Printed Textile Scarf in Antique Frame, Germany, 1951
Located in Copenhagen K, DK
Pablo Picasso Germany, 1951 Scarf made on the occasion of the International Youth Festival for Peace, which took place in Berlin from August 5-19, 1951. Print on cotton. M...
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German Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Cotton

Glass Pedestrian Crossing Sign
Located in New York, NY
Colorful Pop Art Pedestrian Crossing sign on glass. Found vintage art at it's best! Front has 4 small rubber elements and back has rubber edging. Final shot on white which is not bac...
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North American Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Glass, Rubber, Paint

Jean Picart Le Doux, Wall Ceramic Bowl, 12/100, 1950s
Located in Saint-Amans-des-Cots, FR
French midcentury ceramic bowl by Jean Picart Le Doux, France, 1950s. Ceramic. Measures: Diameter 15" 3/4 (40cm), depth 1"(2.6cm). Limited edition. Incised on the back. "Jean Picart ...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Ceramic

Vintage Sculptural Crystal Vase, French, 1950s
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Wonderful asymmetrical shaped crystal vase A great piece of sculpture as well as functional. Good size, perfect condition. Makers mark on the base. Not clear but it is prob...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Art Glass

Painting by Peter Keil, C 1959, Modern Mid-Century Art, Red, Green & Brown, Art
Located in New York, NY
Colorful decorative painting by Peter Keil, circa 1959, Germany. Peter Robert Keil was born to an artist blacksmith father whom he lost very early in his childhood during the Second...
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Acrylic

Majolica Fish Sealife Platter Vallauris, circa 1950
Located in The Hills, TX
Majolica sealife platter Vallauris, circa 1950. High relief of fish, seaweeds, shells and lobster. Nautical style.  
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Ceramic, Faience, Majolica

Majolica Fish Sealife Platter Vallauris, circa 1950
Located in The Hills, TX
Majolica sealife platter Vallauris, circa 1950. High relief of fish,coral,seaweeds,shells and seahorse Nautical style.  
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Ceramic, Faience, Majolica

Painting, Signed, Midcentury Art, Green, Red and Taupe Colors, circa 1950, Art
Located in New York, NY
Decorative painting of a young lady, midcentury. Signed. Very good condition, circa 1950.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Acrylic

Midcentury Figural Abstract Painting
By Lynn Chadwick
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Wonderful figural abstract painting. Artist unknown. In the style of the very fashionable artist Lynn Chadwick Lovely bright colors. Gouache on card. Presented in an 1...
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English Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Paper

Stylized Male Nude by A. C Taylor, 1950s
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Great stylized male nude in the manner of Keith Vaughan. Oil on board. Unframed Signed bottom right.  
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English Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Wood

Figure in an Abstract Landscape, A. C. Taylor, circa 1950
By B.C. Taylor
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Great painting of a figure in an abstract landscape By Yorkshire artist A. C. Taylor. In the style of Keith Vaughan. Wonderful green colors Original painted frame Oil on...
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English Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Wood

Wall Panel Designed by Tapio Wirkkala, Finland, 1950s
Located in Stockholm, SE
Veneer wood relief. Note: Only one panel is currently available. It is the panel to the far right in the first image. Measures: H 125 cm/ 4' 1 1/2" W 63 cm/ 2' 1 1/8" each panel.
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Finnish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Wood

Balenciaga 1958 Fashion Illustration by Pierre Mourgue Framed
Located in Stamford, CT
1958 fashion illustration of Balenciaga purple cocoon dress and hat print by Pierre Mourgue. Linen backed print. Professionally framed in carved gilt-wood frame.
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French Hollywood Regency Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Wood, Glass, Paper

Paravent Screen Vienna Austria Signed and Dated Walter Eckert 1957 50s Painted
Located in Epfach, DE
Particularly unusual screen, vienna 50s signed and dated by Walter Eckert 1957 Colorful and high-quality painting make this very unusual screen a feast for the eyes, you can actual...
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Austrian Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Wood

Majolica Fish Sealife Platter Vallauris, circa 1950
Located in The Hills, TX
Majolica sealife platter Vallauris, circa 1950. High relief of fish, starfish, seaweeds, garlic. Nautical style.  
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Ceramic, Faience, Majolica

Majolica Fish Sealife Platter Vallauris, circa 1950
Located in The Hills, TX
Majolica sealife platter Vallauris, circa 1950. High relief of fish, starfish, seaweeds, oyster, garlic. Nautical style.   
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Ceramic, Faience, Majolica

Mid-Century Wooden Illustration of Prague, 1950's
Located in Praha, CZ
- made in Czechoslovakia - made of veneer - picture is made of plywood and veneer - good, original condition.
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Czech Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Wood, Plywood

After Salvador Dali “La Suite Catalane” Set of 6 Dali Tiles, 1954
Located in Boughrood, Powys
“La Suite Catalane” Complete set of 6 painted and glazed ceramic tiles after paintings by the artist Spain, 1954. Stamped 1954 verso Salvador Dali´ (1904-1989) – Spanish painter a...
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Spanish Other Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Ceramic

Orientalist Wall Decoration Bamboo Geisha Painting 1950 Mid-Century Italian
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Orientalist wall decoration bamboo Geisha painting 1950 mid-century Italian. Entirely hand-painted bamboo, with elegant and fascinating decorations, period 1940 Italy. Each pane...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Bamboo

Gio Ponti & Paolo de Poli Il Sole Enameled Copper 1956 Padova
Located in Montecatini Terme, IT
Il Sole enameled copper original idea by Gio Ponti produced in 1956 by Paolo de Poli, Padova. With signature, date, and original label on the back. Licterature: Paolo De Poli L’A...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Copper

Original George Nelson for Howard Miller Black 'Asterisk' Wall Clock, circa 1960
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This Asterisk Clock by George Nelson Associates for Howard Miller is a rare find and one of the more in-demand of his designs. The black steel face, mounted on a metal back, is free ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Steel, Brass

Philippe Starck 'Fenc-e-Nature' Outdoor Sofa, Steel, Teak and Fabric
Located in La Grange, IL
Sofa designed by Philippe Starck in 2020. Manufactured by Cassina in Italy. Defined by Philippe Starck as "a lifestyle collection of relaxed elegance", Fenc-e Nature sees the desi...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Canvas, Wood

Edgar O. Kiechle, #309, "Dusk" Painting
By Edgar O. Kiechle
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Edgar O. Kiechle, #309, "Dusk" painting on board, floated in a new grey washed wood frame. A certificate of authenticity, signed by the artist's daughter, will be provided. Edgar ...
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American Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Paint

Fontana Arte Center Piece or Wall Decoration by Dube’
Located in New York, NY
Fontana Arte center piece made by Italian artist Dube’ in the 1950s representing a red lily with gold accents. He created the piece by back painting a curved glass and then etching i...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Glass

Italian Mid-Century Decorative Panel, 1950s
Located in Meda, MB
1950s decorative panel, composed by six tiles laid on wood base, decorated with abstracted illustrations. The frame is in white lacquered solid wood. The signature does not deciph...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Ceramic

1950s Hollywood Regency Chinoiserie Framed Korean Painting
Located in Austin, TX
A vibrant early 20th century Korean Joseon Dynasty minhwa (folk art) painting framed in a 1950s Hollywood Regency orange-red chinoiserie frame. This stunning wall hanging features ...
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American Hollywood Regency Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Paper, Wood

1956 Chrisman Oil Painting Coastal Ocean Landscape Figures Sailboat
Located in Dayton, OH
Vintage 1960 oil on canvas board painting by Marifrances Tatlock Chrisman of Dayton, Oh (born 1917), painted from an unidentified Art Institute original resembling an area similar to...
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Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Canvas, Paint

Large Wall-Plaque / Charger by Marcello Fantoni
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Depicting the chance encounter of two quasi-cubist knights on horseback, this large wall-plaque by the famous Florentine ceramist can also serve as a charger or centerpiece.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Earthenware

Neoclassical Tapestry in Mixed Silk
Located in Milano, IT
Wonderful tapestry from the 1950s. The beautiful and sumptuous tapestry has been entirely handmade, with mixed silk fabric and a wooden loom. The threads of fabric that make up the ...
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Italian Neoclassical Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Silk

Ellis, Impressionist Landscape Painting of the American West, 1950s
Located in San Francisco, CA
An absolutely lovely and luminous 1950s Impressionist oil painting on canvas over board of a colorful Western or Southwestern America landscape, signed “Ellis”. Beautifully executed...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Canvas, Oak, Paint, Paper

Andrianna Shamaris Antique African Raffia Textile
Located in New York, NY
Striking contrasting colors on this antique hand stitched, resist dyed, raffia textile from Africa. This beautiful panel can be used as a wall hanging, draped over a bed, sofa or as ...
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Indonesian Tribal Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Cotton, Linen

Vintage Japanese Byobu Folding Screen
Located in Houston, TX
Vintage Japanese byobu folding screen, hand-painted on silk circa 1950-1970. Featured subject is two swans in water.
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Japanese Anglo-Japanese Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Silk, Wood, Paint

Mid-Century Modern Large Sconces from "Cinema Cristallo" in Italy, Q. De Giorgio
By Quirino De Giorgio
Located in Milano, IT
Important pair and unique left large wall lamps, originally designed for Cinema Cristallo in Padova by architect Quirino De Giorgio in 1950. The goden metal has its original beautif...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Metal

Henry Wilkinson Dry Point Golf Etching, Golfers on the Green, Ltd Edition
Located in Oxfordshire, GB
Limited Edition Wilkinson Golf Picture. A good colourful drypoint etching by Henry Wilkinson showing a gentleman putting and his partner manning the flag. Two more golfers with trol...
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English Sporting Art Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Paper

Gilbert Valentin, Les Archanges, Ceramic Wall Plaque, Vallauris, 1950s
Located in Saint-Amans-des-Cots, FR
Ceramic wall plaque by Gilbert Valentin (Les Archanges - Vallauris), France, 1950s. Superb pattern with deep and strong colors. Signed "G.Valentin" (bottom right, see photo).
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Ceramic

Edgar O. Kiechle, #253, "Red Headed Nude" Painting
By Edgar O. Kiechle
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Edgar O. Kiechle, #253, "Red Headed Nude" painting on board, floated in a new wood frame. A certificate of authenticity, signed by the artist's daughter, will be provided. Edgar O. ...
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American Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Paint

Pair of Burford Watercolours by Robert G. Upton
Located in Oxfordshire, GB
Pair of cotswold watercolours by Robert G. Upton. A charming pair of watercolours on paper by 20th century British artist Robert G. Upton. The two paintings are of Burford, often re...
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English Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Paint

Majolica Palissy Crab Wall Platter Attributed to Vallauris, circa 1950
Located in The Hills, TX
Large Majolica wall platter attributed to Vallauris, circa 1950. A large crab in high relief on the center surrounded by seaweeds, one fish, shells and a slice of lemon.
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Majolica

Judith Daner Enamel Artwork Wall Panel Cityscape, a pair
Located in Atlanta, GA
Superb Mid-Century modernist enamel on copper artwork by Judith Daner, a pair. One tile plaque mounted on the original walnut wood frame. Abstract and stylized design featuring citys...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Metal, Copper, Enamel

Morbelli Zodiac Plate “Virgin” Porcelain Gold, 1950, Italy
Located in Milano, IT
Morbelli Zodiac plate “Virgin” porcelain gold, 1950, Italy.
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Italian Other Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Porcelain

Vintage Benode Behari Mukherjee Paper Collage "Woman With Fan", India, 1957
Located in Copenhagen K, DK
Benode Behari Mukherjee India, 1957 Woman with fan. Collage on paper in antique frame. Benode Behari Mukherjee was a leading Indian modernist artist and teacher at Kala Bhavan...
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Indian Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Paper

Virgin of Silver and Enamel 'Masriera Y Carrera'
By Francisco Masriera y Manovens
Located in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Virgin of silver and enamel (Masriera y Carrera) the image of the virgin and her corners are made of silver the frame is silver wood made by Spanish artists Masriera y Carrera Or...
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Spanish Neoclassical Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Silver

Black, Cream, Rust Gouache Painting by Artist Jean Bonal, France, Mid Century
Located in New York, NY
Water color/charcoal/gouache painting by Mid-Century French artist Jean Bonal. Multiple colors include black, rust, cream, olive green and brown. Light wood frame.   
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French Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Paper

French Majolica Pink Daisy Plate, circa 1950
Located in The Hills, TX
French Majolica pink daisy plate Massier style, circa 1950.
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Ceramic, Faience

725, Very Beautiful 20th Century Indian Textile Patchwork
Located in Paris, FR
725, very beautiful 20th century Indian textile patchwork.
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Indian Arts and Crafts Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Wool

Vintage 1950’s Mexican Pepsi Cola Porcelain Sign
Located in San Diego, CA
Distressed 1950’s Mexican Pepsi Cola metal and Porcelain sign. 22”inches diameter.
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Mexican Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Sheet Metal

Vintage Mexican 1950’s Pepsi Cola Bottle Cap Embossed Metal Sign
Located in San Diego, CA
Rare 1950’s. Mexican Pepsi Cola Soda Pop Bottle Cap Gas Embossed Metal Sign
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Sheet Metal

Argentinian Cattle Brand Symbols on Metal Enamel Wall Plaques
Located in New York, NY
Fabulous set of four metal enamel Argentinian cattle brand symbols on wall plaques that once hung in the Gaucho Bar in NYC. Bright colors and designs suggest a Miro like whimsy. Fun ...
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Argentine Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

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Metal, Enamel

Cast Iron USSR Train Sign, 1950s
Located in Ottenburg, BE
This rather extraordinary cast iron USSR sign was salvaged from a Russian train.  A decorative piece with a statement... It says CCCP which stands for USSR. The worn but sti...
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Russian Industrial Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Iron

Standing Nude Oil on Canvas by American Artist Jane White
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Classical standing nude by American artist Jane White. Painted in the 1950s and once owned by the Estate of Eva Gabor. There is no provenance.
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American Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Canvas

Nude Standing, Oil on Canvas by American Artist Jane White
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Standing nude by American artist Jane White. Well done and painted in the impressionist style during the fifties. 1 of 3 paintings by Jane white which we are showing. These paintings...
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French Vintage 1950s Decorative Art

Materials

Canvas