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Period: Early 20th Century
Impressive One of a Kind Antique Drawing of Christ Suffering, after F. Ittenbach
Located in Lisse, NL
Great quality and excellent condition antique drawing of Jesus in the original wooden frame. Franz Ittenbach of Germany (1813-1879) was a highly skilled painter and draftsman and hi...
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Belgian Renaissance Early 20th Century Drawings

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Glass, Wood, Paper

"Sampling Chocolates," Quintessential Art Deco Drawing with Blindfolded Flapper
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This original, signed drawing by John Held, Jr. -- whose artistry helped to define the Jazz Age and enliven the pages of America's most sophisticated magazines -- depicts a tuxedoed ...
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American Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Portrait of a Balinese Beauty by Theo Meier in Original Frame
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Theo Meier (1908-1982) “A Balinese woman with offerings” Signed, dated '36 and annotated Mankok (the name of the sitter) lower left Sanguine on paper, measures: 57 x 41.5 cm In...
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Balinese Dutch Colonial Early 20th Century Drawings

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Other

Original Gouache & Ink Architectural Masterwork of Vienna Hofburg Palace, 1910
Located in Encinitas, CA
Original gouache & ink masterwork on paper. The artist captures the magnificence of the era with precise architectural perspective. Cerulean, ochre, & shell white celebrate the nosta...
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Italian Renaissance Revival Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

French Deco Set of 20 Benedictus Pouchoir Plates of the Portfolio of Variations
By Edouard Benedictus
Located in North Miami, FL
These amazing pouchoir plates are from the French Art Deco portfolio of Edouard Benedictus of textile designs and fabric designs. They are not framed but still remain in the original...
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French Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper, Watercolor

Antique Late Victorian Pastel Painting Portrait of Young Boy Marcel Goffena
Located in Dayton, OH
Antique pastel portrait of a young boy in early 20th century clothing sitting upon a Victorian Northwind chair. A sticker previously affixed to the front glass identified the boy as ...
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Victorian Early 20th Century Drawings

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Giltwood, Paint

Hand Drawn French Art Deco Couture Fashion Illustration
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Exquisitely drawn French Art Deco Couture fashion illustrations with dark mat. The drawing is set in an elaborite silver gilt frame. Artist signed in the lower corner.
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French Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Glass, Hardwood, Paper

1900s Indian Portrait on Paper of Man with Turban
Located in Malaga, ES
1900s Indian portrait on paper of man with turban. Part of a private collection.
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Indian Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

20th Century Flemish Oil on Canvas Signed Still Life Painting, 1920
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Flemish painting from the first half of the 20th century. Work oil on canvas depicting still life Vase with flowers of good pictorial quality. Nice size and pleasant impact painting ...
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Belgian Early 20th Century Drawings

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Canvas

Wilhelm Hunt Diederich Very Rare Pair of Silhouettes, circa 1925
Located in Sharon, CT
A rare pair of original hand cut silhouettes by the Hungarian-American deco sculpture Wilhelm Hunt Diederich, circa 1925. In period frames (unexamined out of frames), titles annotate...
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American Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

One Design Blueprint by Sparkman and Stephens
Located in Norwell, MA
One design blueprint by Sparkman and Stephens Inc. Framed in silver. Overall Dimensions: 26" x 40".
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Early 20th Century Drawings

Set of Seven Botanical Prints of Fruit Signed Peter Drafet
Located in Stamford, CT
Set of seven botanical prints of fruit signed Peter Drafet. Each on a matte and in a lovely gilt frame.
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American Classical Early 20th Century Drawings

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Wood

Antique Japanese Epic Novel Book Edo Period, circa 1820
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Antique Japanese epic novel book Edo period, circa 1827 Woodblack print book Book dimensions: 225 mm x 157 mm There are damages because it is antique item as we show on the ph...
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Japanese Edo Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Artwork Painting 'after' Matisse, circa Early 20th Century
Located in New York, NY
This is a beautiful early 20th century artwork painting study after artist Henri Matisse (French b. Dec. 31 1869 d. Nov. 3 1954.) Female on lounge chair; painting is signed on back b...
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Modern Early 20th Century Drawings

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Glass, Wood, Paint, Paper

An Unusual Pencil Drawing of “Canton”, a Three-Masted Whaling Ship-at This Point
Located in Lymington, Hampshire
An unusual pencil drawing of “Canton“ a three masted whaling ship by Harold Wyllie. New Bedford was a major whaling centre in the 19th century. Photographic records of the Canton hel...
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English Antique Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

French Art Deco Painting Exotic Woman Holding a Dove Signed Chasquest Dated 1930
Located in Arles, FR
Vivid and striking, this Classic Art Deco watercolor of an exotic female figure holding a bird in one hand was painted by Chasquest, perhaps as a costume design for a Hollywood produ...
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French Art Deco Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Large Pair of Framed Florentine Dried Botanicals '#3', circa 1905
Located in Woodbury, CT
We have three pairs of these large Florentine dried botanicals, as well as a single one, all with different species, but identically framed and they make a powerful statement (especi...
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Italian Early 20th Century Drawings

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Glass, Pine, Paper

Hand Drawn French Art Deco Couture Fashion Illustration
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Exquisitely drawn French Art Deco Couture fashion illustrations with hand drawn mats. The drawing is set in an Italian silver gilt frame. Artist signed in the lower corner.
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French Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Hardwood, Paper

"Allegory," Art Deco-Cubist Drawing with Multiple Nude Male Figures, circa 1920s
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Superbly conceived and executed, this Cubist-influenced Art Deco drawing shows four nude male figures, three below in various stages of surprise and exclamation, and a Christ-like fi...
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American Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Imperial Hotel Plans by Frank Lloyd Wright
Located in Tokyo, JP
Imperial Hotel built in 1923 is one of the most famous and classic hotel in Tokyo, Japan. These are the plans of Imperial Hotel by Frank Lloyd Wright.
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Unknown Mid-Century Modern Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Paul Cornoyer "Big Tree on a Quiet Street"
Located in Sharon, CT
These Paul Cornoyer (1864-1923) pencil sketches all bear labels from the David Findlay Jr. Gallery and were exhibited in the 1973 Cornoyer Retrospective at The Lakeview Center for T...
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American Antique Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

20th Century Oil on Canvas Italian Hunter Portrait Painting, 1920
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Great Italian painting from the early 20th century. Artwork oil on canvas, first canvas, of excellent quality depicting a character, portrait of an impressionist hunter. Painting ado...
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Italian Early 20th Century Drawings

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Canvas

Paul Cornoyer 'Tree Lined Road by The Gatehouse"
Located in Sharon, CT
These Paul Cornoyer pencil sketches all bear labels from the David Findlay Jr. Gallery and were exhibited in the 1973 Cornoyer Retrospective at The Lakeview Center for The Arts & Sc...
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American Antique Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Paul Cornoyer "Three Story House"
Located in Sharon, CT
These Paul Cornoyer pencil sketches all bear labels from the David Findlay Jr. Gallery and were exhibited in the 1973 Cornoyer Retrospective at The Lakeview Center for the Arts & Sc...
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American Antique Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Paul Cornoyer 'Road through a Country Village"
Located in Sharon, CT
These Paul Cornoyer (1864-1923) pencil sketches all bear labels from the David Findlay Jr. Gallery and were exhibited in the 1973 Cornoyer Retrospective at The Lakeview Center for T...
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American Antique Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Paul Cornoyer "A Row of Houses in the Countryside"
Located in Sharon, CT
These Paul Cornoyer pencil sketches all bear labels from the David Findlay Jr. Gallery and were exhibited in the 1973 Cornoyer Retrospective at The Lakeview Center for The Arts & Sc...
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American Antique Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Print of the Original Christian Dell Drawing for Kaiser Idell, Bauhaus Lamp
Located in Munster, NRW
High quality print of the original Christian Dell drawing for Kaiser Idell and its famous Bauhaus lamp. 598mm x 455mm, stamped with original Kaiser Idell "Werksstempel".         
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German Bauhaus Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

20th Century Mixed-Media on Canvas Italian Religious Painting Virgin with Child
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Italian painting from the early 20th century. Mixed-media framework on canvas, first canvas, depicting a subject of sacred art Virgin with child of good pictorial quality. Frame in w...
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Italian Early 20th Century Drawings

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Canvas

20th Century Signed and Dated Italian Seascape Signed Painting, 1926
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Italian painting from the first half of the 20th century. Artwork oil on canvas, on the first canvas, depicting a seascape in impressionist style, View with boats and characters of g...
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Italian Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Canvas

20th Century Oil on Canvas French Bucolic Landscape Painting, 1920
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
French painting from the first half of the 20th century. Artwork oil on canvas, on the first canvas, depicting a wooded landscape, view with trees and goats of good pictorial quality...
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French Early 20th Century Drawings

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Canvas

Large Pair of Framed Florentine Dried Botanicals '#1', circa 1905
Located in Woodbury, CT
We have three pairs of these large Florentine dried Botanicals, as well as a single one, all with different species, but identically framed and they make a powerful statement (especi...
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Italian Early 20th Century Drawings

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Glass, Pine, Paper

French Academic Charcoal Drawing of Standing Nude Male Figure
Located in Los Angeles, CA
19th Century French academic charcoal drawing of nude male figure standing in the traditional contrapposto pose. With exceptional attention to tonal modeling, the piece has a feeling...
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French Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

1900s French Academic Charcoal Drawing
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Turn of the century French academic charcoal drawing of standing nude figure, as seen from behind. As if to mirror the viewer or artist's own stance, the figure appears lost in an in...
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French Antique Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Academic Charcoal Drawing of Standing Nude
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Turn of the century French academic charcoal drawing of standing nude figure, as seen from behind. With its contemplative investigation of volumetric proportioning, the piece has whi...
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French Antique Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

"Three-Quarters Standing Male Nude," Drawing by Allyn Cox, US Capitol Muralist
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Beautifully and sensitively drawn, this depiction of a standing male nude, three-quarters view, was created by Allyn Cox, son of the famous muralist Kenyon Cox. The younger Allyn was...
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American Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

M. J. Zadorecki 20th Century Oil on Canvas Austrian Signed Portrait Painting
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Elegant Austrian painting from the early 20th century. Artwork oil on canvas depicting a portrait of a young girl with a pitcher of excellent pictorial quality. Romantic painting fin...
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Austrian Early 20th Century Drawings

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Canvas

Oil on Canvas Depicts Hunting Scene of Qajar Ruler Fath 'Ali Shah, Qajar Dynasty
Located in London, GB
Oil on canvas painting depicts the Qajar ruler Fath 'Ali Shah (r.1797-1834) on horseback hunting lions with Qajar princes, Qajar dynasty, Late 19th century - Early 20th century. ...
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Asian Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paint

Black Panther by Paul Jouve
Located in North Miami, FL
Art Deco etching of walking black panther by french artist Paul Jouve signed on the lower left side.
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French Art Deco Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Paul Cesar Helleu Signed "Une Elegante." Crayon and Ink on Paper
By Paul César Helleu
Located in Hudson, NY
Work is titled "Une Elegante." French; crayon and ink on paper. Paul Cesar Helleu was known for his stylized portraits and scenes of society women. He received many commissions durin...
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Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

1903 French Academic Charcoal Drawing of Standing Nude Figure
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Signed 1903 academic charcoal drawing of standing nude male figure in the classical tradition of the French Academy. Mounted in a custom ebonized wood frame, the image has a strong, ...
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French Antique Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

"Flower Study" by Joseph Stella American
By Joseph Stella
Located in Norwood, NJ
Joseph Stella "Flower Study". Crayon and pencil on paper. Signed lower left. Image 6 7/8” x 4 /34”. Framed 12 1/2” x 10”. Gallery label Beadleston Gallery N.Y. N.Y.
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American Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper, Crayon

Extremely Rare Dodot Pinarada Mas or “Royal Ceremonial Skirt Cloth”, circa 1910
Located in Amsterdam, NL
An extremely rare Indonesian Dodot Pinarada Mas or 'Royal Ceremonial Skirt Cloth' Yogyakarta, circa 1910 Cotton resit-dyed by batik wax process in natural dyes and gold leaf, p...
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Indonesian Early 20th Century Drawings

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Textile

"Floating Man," Study for Ceiling Mural with Male Nude by Allyn Cox, 1920s
Located in Philadelphia, PA
"Floating Man," study for ceiling mural with male nude by Allyn Cox, 1920s This dramatic drawing, which demonstrates the artist's mastery of the human figure, was made by Allyn Cox a...
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American Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Academic Male Nude Figure Studies
Located in Cathedral City, CA
Early 1920s, charcoal drawing with black finish wood. Not signed.
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American Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Wood, Paper

Louis Icart, Crayon on Paper, Dancing Woman, 1920s / 30s
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Louis Icart (1888-1950). Crayon on paper. Dancing woman. 1920s / 30s. The paper measures: 43.5 x 34 cm. The frame measures: 1.3 cm. In excellent condition. Signed.
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French Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

John Joseph Owens Male Nude Figure Study, 1909, Charcoal on Paper, Signed, Dated
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Owens, John Joseph (American/West Virginia 1887-1931), Model Portrait Study, signed and dated 1909, charcoal on laid paper and pen and ink. Provenance: artist's estate Dimensions...
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American Mid-Century Modern Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Paul Colin Art Deco Pastel Drawing
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Wonderful stylized Art Deco study of cabaret dancer by legendary French artist Paul Colin. Drawing is signed, dated and stamped with Colin's seal. Framed and matted in conservation q...
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French Art Deco Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Watercolor Architectural Rendering
Located in Houston, TX
Watercolor architectural rendering in aubergine on paper within an ebonized frame. Signed by Charles Verdonnet and dated 1918.
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European Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Glass, Paint, Paper, Wood

Exquisite Orchid & Hummingbird Watercolor by William Morley, Antique Oversize
By William H. Morley
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
You will not be disappointed in this wonderfully hand painted piece by the world reknown William Morley. Retaining its original Gilded Age frame and in very nice condition. A waterco...
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American Belle Époque Antique Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paint, Parchment Paper

Pair of Framed Chinese Pen & Ink Paintings from Early 20th Century
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
A pair of vintage framed Chinese pen & ink paintings from early 20th century with stunning detailing. The paintings have been framed with a glass front and lacquered wooden frame. ...
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Chinese Other Early 20th Century Drawings

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Wood, Paper, Glass

"Tennis Player in Canary Yellow," Striking Art Deco Portrait of Blond Athlete
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This striking portrait of a sophisticated, beautifully groomed young man holding a tennis racket, his straw-colored hair beautifully echoed and emphasized by his canary-yellow shirt,...
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French Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

French Art Deco Black and White Framed Drawing
Located in Houston, TX
Beautifully executed stylized French Art Deco black and white drawing in a giltwood frame with glass, circa 1925.  
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French Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

Antique, Pencil Portrait of a Woman
Located in Newport Beach, CA
An initialed, Turn-of-the-century pencil drawing of a seated woman by listed, multi talented French artist, Louis Valtat (1869-1952). Titled on the reverse Élégante Assise (Seated El...
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French Antique Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

20th Century Oil on Canvas Italian Signed Painting Landscape, 1920
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Italian painting from the first half of the 20th century. Work oil on canvas depicting a fabulous view of the lake with mountains in the background of excellent pictorial quality. La...
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Italian Early 20th Century Drawings

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Canvas

Original Etching by AC Webb of Chicago Skyline in 1930
Located in Dallas, TX
Presenting a very rare original etching by Alonzo C. Webb of the City of Chicago with a view of Downtown from 1930. This etching is in superb original condition. It is an origi...
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American Art Deco Early 20th Century Drawings

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Parchment Paper

French, c.1930s, Pen and Ink Drawing
Located in London, GB
This signed nude pen and ink figure drawing confidently executed in the style of Matisse, using simple lines, boldly drawn, capturing the form of the model perfectly.
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Early 20th Century Drawings

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Wood, Paper

M. J Zadorecki 20th Century Oil on Canvas Austrian Girl Portrait Signed Painting
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Elegant Austrian painting from the early 20th century. Artwork oil on canvas depicting a portrait of a young girl with flowers and woodland landscape in the background of excellent p...
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Austrian Early 20th Century Drawings

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Canvas

Art Deco Etching a Toureg by Paul Jouvé
Located in North Miami, FL
Art Deco etching by french Artist Paul Jouve entitled Touareg. Made in France. Circa: 1930. Signature: P. Jouve.
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French Art Deco Early 20th Century Drawings

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Paper

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