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Period: 1930s
20th Century Oil on Canvas French Painting Still Life, Vase with Cherries, 1930
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
French painting from the first half of the 20th century. Framework oil on canvas of beautiful size and pleasant pictorial quality depicting still life, vase with cherries, ceramic pl...
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French Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Marion Greenwood Charcoal Drawing on Paper, Dated 1933
Located in Miami, FL
Marion Greenwood Charcoal Drawing on Paper, Dated 1933 Offered for sale is an early and important charcoal on paper of a Mexican market scene by renowned American artist Marion Gree...
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Mexican Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Linen, Wood, Paper

Pablo Picasso Le Chien 'The Dog' Bloch 334
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Le Chien Pablo Picasso Original etching with sugar-lift aquatint and drypoint on Vollard paper. This piece came from the "Bufforis le 'Histoire N...
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Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Tulipwood, Paper

"Battle of the Gods," Mural Preparatory Drawing by Dunbar Beck, Art Deco
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Full of drama and a tour de force of figurative drawing heavily influenced by Renaissance masters, this piece was made by Dunbar Beck in preparation for a large mural painting. Beck ...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

Pair of Sleeping Baby Drawings by P.Cazot
Located in Tarrytown, NY
Pair of 1930s drawings if sleeping babies by P. Cazot.
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Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Leon Mazurowski Borzoi Dogs Graphite and Charcoal Drawing on Paper
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Vintage Leon Mazurowski Borzoi Graphite and Charcoal Drawing on Paper from a Palm Beach estate. Frame size is 23h x 31 w x 1 deep Image size is 14h x 22 w.
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American American Classical Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

Selection of 1930s Academic Study Drawings of Male Nudes
Located in Atlanta, GA
Selection of 1930's Academic Study Drawings of Male Nudes, hand drawn by Carl De Zeeuw, American, circa 1930's. The price noted below is for EACH drawing and does NOT include the frame.
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

20th Century Oil on Canvas Italian Painting Still Life Vase with Flowers, 1930
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Large Italian painting from the first half of the 20th century. Framework oil on canvas depicting rich still life Vase with flowers, fruit, peacock and sculptures / decorations in ne...
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Italian Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Canvas

"Man with Wavy Hair," 1930s Portrait in Pastel, Sanguine by Porter Woodruff
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This portrait of a handsome young man with cleft chin, wavy hair and a steady gaze was drawn by Porter Woodruff in pastel and sanguine on pale yellow paper in the 1930s. The artist i...
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North American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

French School Teacher Educational Paintings "La Pipe", circa 1930s
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Painted by a school teacher in rural Hautes Pyrenees, France. Based on the Toto, Lili, Rene and Jojo French educational stories. It is likely that the school could not afford the pub...
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French Folk Art Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper, Watercolor

"Dance of the Three Nudes," Art Deco-Mannerist Drawing w/ Male Figures, 1935
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Drawn in rich, ruddy sanguine, and with a confident, bravura hand, this depiction of three nude males -- all exaggeratedly tall and elastic-limbed -- shows the figures engaging in a ...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

Sir Jacob Epstein 'Reclining Nude' Pencil Drawing
Located in Sharon, CT
Important Sir Jacob Epstein drawing. Signed pencil on paper life drawing of the Indian Woman 'Sunita'. Drawing itself 14 3/4" x 21 1/2", framed and glazed 25 1/4" 32". Provenance: A...
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English Modern Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

Male Nude Charcoal Sketch
Located in New York, NY
A circa 1930's French charcoal study of male nude figure, unsigned. Measurements: (including frame) Height: 31.5" Width: 25.5" Depth: 1.5".
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French Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

"Sleeping Nude, Arms Akimbo," Masterful Drawing by Allyn Cox, Capitol Muralist
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Confident and masterful, this drawing of a male nude leaning back into a chair, fast asleep, with his arms thrown in every direction, was made by Allyn Cox, probably as a study for o...
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Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Will Rogers Autograph and Original Walt Disney Animation Drawing, 1930
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Presented is a unique collage featuring both a signature by Will Rogers and a Walt Disney animation drawing of the famous entertainer. The postal cover is signed by Rogers in dark in...
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American Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

Emilio Terry 1930s "Louis XVII Style" Bed
Located in New York, NY
Emilio Terry -- architect, interior, and furniture designer -- was the inventor and sole-practitioner of what was drolly referred to as his “Louis XVII style.” There was in fact no s...
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French Neoclassical Revival Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

"American Indian Dance," Art Deco Drawing by Jean Target, 1930s
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Evidence of Western Europe's fascination with Native American culture, dress and way of life for over a century, this vivid drawing uses watercolor, gouache and crayon to capture a g...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Gouache, Watercolor

"Twisting Male Nude," Art Deco Drawing by Pioneering Native American, 1934
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This nude figure, decked out in an Errol Flynn moustache and slicked-back hair, was executed in dark red pencil by Joe Waano-Gano, an important Native American artist with a prestigi...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

20th Century Oil on Canvas Italian Painting Seascape with Walls, 1930
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Italian painting from the first half of the 20th century. Framework oil on canvas depicting a seascape with walls and characters of good pictorial quality. Painting of great size and...
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Italian Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Canvas

"Contemplation," Brilliantly-Hued Pastel Drawing of Standing Male Nude by Cox
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Sensuous and vividly-hued, this pastel drawing of a standing male nude with his head resting against the wall was made by Allyn Cox, son of the famous muralist Kenyon Cox. The younge...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

Set of Working Drawings, 1930, for a Free Masons Lodge, Schwind Gasse, Vienna
By Abarchitects
Located in Vienna, Austria
This is a rare set of 5 drawings concerning the Free Masons Lodge on the Schwind Gasse number 8, in the 4th district of Vienna. The drawings were made in 1930 in the month of May b...
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Austrian Jugendstil Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

Selection of 1930s Academic Study Drawings of Male Nudes
Located in Atlanta, GA
Selection of 1930's Academic Study Drawings of Male Nudes, hand drawn by Carl De Zeeuw, American, circa 1930's. The price noted below is for EACH drawing and does NOT include the frame.
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Artwork Tiger Ludwig Heinrich Jungnickel Carbon Watercolor on Paper circa 1930
By Ludwig Heinrich Jungnickel
Located in Vienna, AT
Artwork Tiger painted by Ludwig Heinrich Jungnickel pencil carbon and watercolor on paper ca. 1930 signed German-Austrian painter Ludwig Heinrich Jungnickel was one of the most f...
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Austrian Modern Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

Esteban Vincente Pen and Ink Drawing - Still Life, 1934
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Pen and ink on paper. Still life with a table set with a basket and wine, in front of a cabinet with plates and a tea kettle. Signed and dated 1934 in the lower right. Numbered 28 i...
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Spanish Rustic Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

Oil on Wood Landscape by Charles Edouard, circa 1931
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Charles Edouard oil on wood landscape, circa 1931. In original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and use.  
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Wood

Suite of 26 Art Deco Nude Alphabet Pen and Ink Drawings
Located in Atlanta, GA
Suite of 26 Art Deco nude alphabet pen and ink drawings, American, circa 1930s. Perfect for an old school country club, bar, or gentleman's study. Framed in clean lined black lacquer...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Glass, Wood, Paper

"Seated Black Nude," Important and Rare Drawing by John Grabach
Located in Philadelphia, PA
John Grabach, best known for his cityscapes and genre scenes, much coveted by collectors in America, was also a master of the nude, which this drawing amply demonstrates. This exampl...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Charcoal, Paper

Emile Jacques RUHLMANN, Original Set/3 Art Deco Gouaches, c.1930
Located in Encino, CA
Emile Jacques RUHLMANN (1879-1933) Unique and original set of Art Deco gouaches, circa 1930, consisting of three watercolors on paper, each depicting a single flower in a ring of pe...
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French Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

"Nude Male and Draped Female," Study for Painting by Dunbar Beck
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Always a master draftsman, this lovely drawing by Dunbar Beck demonstrates his mastery of the human figure, with antecedents in Renaissance and Pre-Raphaelite paintings. The drapery ...
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American Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Pencil, Paper

"Male Nude Holding Child Aloft," Large Art Deco Drawing by Master Muralist
By Robert Hale Ives Gammell
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Drawn by Robert Hale Ives Gammell, this depiction of a nude male figure holding a stylized child aloft is brilliant evidence of the artist's mastery of draughtsmanship. Gammell loved...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

Drawing on Paper by Filippo De Pisis, Authenticated Pandolfini, 1930s
Located in taranto, IT
pencil on paper by filippo de pisis from 1931, 21 x 30 cm, authentic pandolfini with auction catalog Very good condition, as shown in the photos, already framed signed in penc...
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Italian Vintage 1930s Drawings

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"Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes," Superb Art Deco Ink & Watercolor
By Maurice Greenberg
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Superbly executed in watercolor and ink, this charming and lovely depiction of Mother Goose nursery rhyme characters -- including Humpty Dumpty, The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe, Th...
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American Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Ink, Watercolor, Paper

1930s Artist's Portfolio Charcoal Drawing of a Standing Nude Female
Located in Dallas, TX
A beautiful charcoal drawing, one of a pair. Model is facing to her left. Custom matted and framed in a contemporary silver-leaf frame with glass.
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French Vintage 1930s Drawings

"Nude Study," Rare and Important Drawing by John Grabach
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Although this drawing depicts a male nude, the artist here is clearly focusing on the power of his arms, hands and legs in particular. John Grabach, best known for his cityscapes and...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Charcoal, Paper

Antilopes Cervicapres
Located in Paris, FR
Pencil, charcoal and oil pastel on cardboard. Signed lower right.
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French Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

"Male Youth with Oranges," Noctural Scene w/ Young Man and Mosque in Silhouette
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Vivid and atmospheric, this striking scene depicts a semi-nude male youth in North Africa, perhaps Morocco, carrying a basket of oranges on a starlit night, with the dignified silhou...
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Swedish Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

Major Felten 'Bilitis' American Art Deco Female Nude Charcoal Drawing
Located in New York, NY
American Art Deco charcoal and black and white chalk drawing of a nude woman, created by Major Felten in the 1930s. The piece depicts a nude woman in a sensuous pose, seated within o...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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"Ukrainian Dancers," Art Deco Drawing by Jean Target, 1930s
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Full of vivid movement and color, this drawing by Jean Target captures the high energy of three Ukrainian dancers in a period when folk dancing was being incorporated into modern dan...
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French Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Crayon, Paper

Grand-Scaled French Architectural Drawing
By Atelier Garnier
Located in San Francisco, CA
Pencil with wash: a fine and grandly-scaled French architectural drawing of the "Credit Municipal" building; stamped "Atelier Garnier, Lyon
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French Vintage 1930s Drawings

Pastel Painting Depicting the Head of a Spaniel Dog, England, 1930
Located in Milan, IT
A pastel painting depicting the head of a spaniel dog with a wild duck in his mouth. Solid cherry wood frame, polished and beeswaxed. England circa1930.
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British Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Glass, Wood, Cherry, Paper

"Standing Male Nude," Pencil Drawing by Littlefield, 1937
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Powerfully expressed, with the angular stylization characteristic of Art Deco decorative art, this pencil drawing was executed in 1937 by William Littlefield. The artist was fascina...
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American Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Pencil, Paper

20th Century Oil on Plywood Dated and Signed Italian Painting Victory, 1936
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Large Italian painting dated 1936. Framework oil on plywood of exceptional size and impact depicting Victory of good pictorial quality. Painting that develops vertically with a beaut...
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Italian Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Plywood

"Devil and Nude," Large, Important Drawing by Harlem Renaissance Artist
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An extraordinary and rare drawing produced by one of the great artists associated with the Harlem Renaissance, this depiction of a devil figure whispering into the ear of an idealize...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

Italian Medical Futurist Sketch of a Poster of a Campaing to Fight Tuberculosis
Located in Milan, IT
Sketch for a Futurist poster, 1930s, "National Campaign against tuberculosis," made using a mixed technique of pastel and watercolor for the Italian National Campaign to fight tuberc...
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Italian Vintage 1930s Drawings

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"Archer and Standing Nude," Early Art Deco Drawing by Donald De Lue
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Created early in De Lue's career, possibly when he worked in the New York studio of Bryant Baker, this handsome Art Deco drawing depicts a nude male figure in an outstretched archer ...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Italian Futurist Medical Sketch of a Campaign Against Tuberculosis 1930
Located in Milan, IT
Sketch for a poster against tuberculosis "Donate money for the poor sick ones with tuberculosis" made using a mixed technique of pastel and watercolor for the Italian National Campai...
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Italian Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Selection of 1930s Academic Study Drawings of Male Nudes
Located in Atlanta, GA
Selection of 1930's Academic Study Drawings of Male Nudes, hand drawn by Carl De Zeeuw, American, circa 1930's. The price noted below is for EACH drawing and does NOT include the frame.
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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1930s Bacchant Antique Project Sailing Boat by Knud Reimers Uffa Fox Archives
Located in Milan, IT
Project coming from the archives of Uffa Fox and never entered the commercial circuit depicting the interior of the boat Bacchant in 1:20 scale, with the designer's autograph dated 1...
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British Vintage 1930s Drawings

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"Standing Male Nude," Extraordinary Drawing for Boxer Sculptures by Cecil Howard
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Exquisitely drawn in pencil and a feather, light ink wash, creating a pale, ghostly image that is refined and haunting, this full length male nude was accomplished by Cecil de Blaqui...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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20th Century Oil on Canvas Italian Mythological Painting Diana Huntress, 1930
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Italian painting from the first half of the 20th century. Framework oil on canvas depicting mythological subject Diana the Huntress of excellent pictorial quality. Painting of great ...
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Italian Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Unknown Artist, Mixed Media on Paper, "La Marseillaise", Dated 1937
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Unknown artist. Mixed media on paper. "La marseillaise". Dated 1937. Visible dimensions: 36 x 17 cm. Total dimensions: 55 x 35 cm. The frame measures: 2.5 cm. In excellent condit...
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Unknown Vintage 1930s Drawings

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"Male Nude, Side View," Ghostly Drawing for Boxer Sculptures by Cecil Howard
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Exquisitely drawn in pencil and a feather light ink wash, creating a pale, ghostly image that is refined and haunting, this full length view of a male nude from the side was accompli...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Large Drawing of Water Tower at Fort Ethan Allen
Located in Tarrytown, NY
Large drawing of water tower at Fort Ethan Allen in a wood frame. Purchased from an East Hampton Estate. Brown stains on print.
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Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Paper

Louis Icart, Colored Pencil Drawing on Paper, 1930s-1940s
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Louis Icart. Colored pencil drawing on paper, 1930s-1940s. Signed. In excellent condition. Visible size: 24 x 18.5 cm. Total dimensions: 28.5 x 22 cm. The frame measures: 4 cm.
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French Vintage 1930s Drawings

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"Rear View," Superb Ink Drawing by John K. Green, Circle of Benjamin Britten
By John Kenneth Green
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Finely detailed in ink on paper, this drawing of a nude male figure's back side was made by John Kenneth Green, a prolific and successful English artist who is best known for his por...
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British Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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"Arcadian Scene with Lute, Lyre & Guitar," Detailed Art Deco Drawing by Ulreich
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Drawn by one of the great muralists for Radio City Music Hall -- Eduard Buk Ulreich -- this beautifully detailed Art Deco scene shows a caped nude figure at its center, flanked by go...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Art Deco Portrait of a Young Woman, England, 1933
Located in London, GB
Art Deco portrait of a young woman. England, 1933. Pencil and chalk drawing, well executed. Initialled "C.P.S" In vintage mount and frame. In excellent vintage condition comm...
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English Art Deco Vintage 1930s Drawings

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Wood, Paper

20th Century Oil on Canvas Signed Mattia Traverso Italian Painting, 1938
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Italian painting dated 1938. Oil painting on canvas depicting The Rape of the Sabines of excellent pictorial quality. Signed and dated painting in the lower right corner (see photo) ...
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Italian Vintage 1930s Drawings

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