1940s Paintings

Original Paul Lauritz High Sierras Nine Lake Basin Early California Oil Painting
Original Paul Lauritz High Sierras Nine Lake Ba...
Paul Lauritz
Vintage 1940s American Other Paintings
Masonite
"High Sierras, Nine Lake Basin" painting depicts a rugged, snowy mountain scene in the Sierra Nevada mountains, with large rocks and a lake shore with pine trees in the foreground an...
Impressionist Landscape Painting by F. Koops
Impressionist Landscape Painting by F. Koops
Vintage 1940s Decorative Art
5-2684, impressionist landscape oil painting on masonite by F. Koops set in a 3.5"; wide custom wood gilt frame Image size 19.5 x 14.5"
Thoroughbread Painting
Thoroughbread Painting
Vintage 1940s Paintings
5-2543 stunning oil painting of a black horse. Signed lower right frame. Image size 16 H x 20 W.
Margaret Stark "Flying Fish" Abstract Modern Ink & Tempera Painting
Margaret Stark "Flying Fish" Abstract Modern In...
Vintage 1940s American Modern Paintings
Paper
Modern abstract ink and tempera painting titled "Flying Fish", created by American artist Margaret Stark in 1946. The piece is signed and dated in the upper right corner and marked o...
Antique Framed Oil Painting on Board by Reynaert
Antique Framed Oil Painting on Board by Reynaert
Vintage 1940s Belgian Expressionist Paintings
Antique framed oil painting on board by Reynaert depicts an impressionistic harbor scene at dawn with the fishing fleet just departing for the day, circa early to mid-1900s. Measur...
"Deers in the Glade," Superb Art Deco Painting by Richard Gabriel Chase
"Deers in the Glade," Superb Art Deco Painting ...
Richard Gabriel Chase
Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Paintings
Oil, Masonite
Beautifully stylized, as if the artist were commissioned to design a tapestry or mural, this view of three deer in a lovely tree-ringed glade, is dominated by an unusual, striking pa...
Early to Mid-20th Century Watercolor by William Robert Shulgold
Early to Mid-20th Century Watercolor by William...
William Robert Shulgold
Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
This early to mid-20th century watercolor by William Robert Shulgold is in excellent condition in a new gold frame with a double mat. The interior dimensions of the mat measure 18 x ...
J.E. Bromberg 1947 Painting "The Reading"
J.E. Bromberg 1947 Painting "The Reading"
J.E. Bromberg
Vintage 1940s American American Modern Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Wonderful New York School late 1940s oil painting on canvas board. Entitled verso, "The Reading" and numbered. Signed and lower right corner, JE Bromberg '47. Expressive br...
WPA Artist Original Oil Painting 40s Portrait of a Handsome Man
WPA Artist Original Oil Painting 40s Portrait o...
Edward Sewall
Vintage 1940s American Modern Paintings
Oil, Wood
Painted by Portland, Oregon WPA Artist, Edward Sewall (1905-2000) is this fine, 1940s oil on canvas of very handsome man. Original owner purchased directly from the artist before his...
Nell Blaine "Abstraction" Gouache and India Ink...
Nell Blaine
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
Paper
During her first years in New York Blaine's work, which had previously been tightly realist, turned abstract, inspired by Mondrian, Leger and Jean Helion. At one time she was the you...
Nell Blaine "Untitled" Gouache and India Ink on...
Nell Blaine
Vintage 1940s Paintings
During her first years in New York Blaine's work, which had previously been tightly realist, turned abstract, inspired by Mondrian, Leger and Jean Helion. At one time she was the you...
Danish Village Painting by Harald Heiring
Harald Heiring
Vintage 1940s Danish Paintings
Canvas, Wood, Paint
Simple and beautiful winter village painting by listed Danish artist Harald Heiring (1906-1995) that was painted during the last winter of World War II. This piece while it has a sub...
Oil on Canvas "A Choir of Birds"
Jan van Kessel the Elder
Vintage 1940s European Paintings
A very decorative painting in the style of Jan van Kessel the Elder. The "Dawn Chorus" of birdsong is a natural phenomenon in temperate climates, particularly in springtime...
German Mountain Landscape Oil Painting, circa 1940
Vintage 1940s German Expressionist Paintings
Canvas, Oil
An oil on board painting with a foreground of rocks and alpine flowers above a lake and mountains in the background. Signed by German artist Anton Baur. In a black and gilt frame.
Original Ink Drawing of Still Life by Tommi Par...
Tommi Parzinger
Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Original ink drawing of still life, fruit in Chinese bowl, by Tommi Parzinger, American, 1940s (signed "Parzinger").
North African Waterfront Painting
Vintage 1940s English Paintings
Vintage North African seaside oil on board painting. French or English. No signature.  
Still Life on a Painted Chest
Glyn Morgan
Vintage 1940s British Paintings
Canvas
Glyn Morgan was born in 1926 in Pontypridd, South Wales and from 1946-1948 he studied at the Camberwell School of Art and at Cardiff School of Art. He belonged to the so-called Rhond...
1940s Still Life Painting
Unknown
Vintage 1940s American Other Paintings
Canvas, Paint
Unsigned H.C. Meyer oil paint on canvas still life painting. Strange array of objects depicted in this circa 1940 painting: fruit, noise makers, Kindergarten primer and assorted book...
20th Century Italian Oil Painting on Wood Panel...
Vintage 1940s Italian Paintings
Wood
Beautiful refined oil painting on wood panel measures signed at the back Valentino Ghiglia (Florence 1903-1960). The eldest son of Oscar Ghiglia began to paint as a self-taught at ho...
Louis Wolchonok Painting "Reclining Woman"
Louis Wolchonok
Vintage 1940s American Modern Paintings
Canvas, Oil
1940s oil on canvas painting of reclining woman signed by Louis Wolchonok. (American/New York 1893-1973) Please note: Two small repairs see details pictures. Louis Wolchonok stud...
Dorothy Dehner Watercolor "Maiden Aunts"
Dorothy Dehner
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
Ink, Watercolor, Paper
Dorothy Dehner (1901-1994) was one of the most important women artists in the United States in the mid-century American abstraction movement (the MoMa in New York has more than a doz...
Painting by Attipio Carreri
Vintage 1940s Italian Paintings
Linen, Wood
Painting on linen by Italian artist, Attipio Carreri. Made in Italy, circa 1940s.
Signed Oil Painting on Board If a 19th Century ...
Vintage 1940s Unknown Neoclassical Paintings
Wood, Paint
This is a 20th century painting of a 19th century Dutch street scene. It is framed in a very large heavy gold gilded frame. The painting is 9.50" high and 8 inches wide. The frame is...
Impressionist Abstract Painting
Sheila Hendricks
Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Gesso, Wood, Paint, Oil
"Horses Running", a bold abstract impressionist oil painting with heavy impasto. By Sheila Hedricks. Oil on board. In a period handmade frame. Hendricks was a Mid-Century artist work...
Landscape Painting, circa 1940
Richard Clive
Vintage 1940s American American Craftsman Paintings
Canvas, Oil
A landscape oil on canvas painting entitled Sunny Sunday. Signed by listed New York artist Richard Clive.
George Bossek Painting of Gramercy Park NYC, 1950s
Unknown
Vintage 1940s American American Modern Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Amazing painterly rendering of Gramercy Park. The tumult of street noise is quieted by Bocek's work. Signed lower right, Geo Bocek. The medium is oil on canvas and it is framed in a ...
Umberto Montini, Italian Paintings "Sailboat", ...
Umberto Montini
Vintage 1940s Italian Paintings
Canvas
Set of two paintings of the artist Umberto Montini, (1897-1978, Italy). Made in Italy, circa 1940.
Casein Artwork by Richard Filipowski, 1948-50
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
Ink
Particle Red Casein on paper 1948 Measures: 29”H x 23”W Framed
Italian Landscape Painting
Vintage 1940s Paintings
Wood, Masonite, Oil
#5-2670, Italian lakeside, oil paint on masonite, displayed in a curved wood frame. Illegible signature on lower right. Image size 5 H x 9 W.
Deco Portrait By La Rocca Painting
Vintage 1940s Paintings
Two female portrait, original oil on artist board displayed in a white giltwood frame, signed lower left by Pascal La Rocca. Image size 18 H x 25 W.
White Still Life Abstract Floral Painting
Vintage 1940s Paintings
Canvas, Wood, Acrylic
#5-2706, a abstract acrylic on canvas signed lower right by Bourlandine, circa 1940s. Displayed in a giltwood frame. Image size 20.5 H x 22 W.
Robert Falcucci Oil on Board
Robert Falcucci
Vintage 1940s French Paintings
Oil, Board
Falcucci Robert (1900-1989). A large oil on board depicting a nude bathing female figure, circa 1940s, signed lower left Falcucci.
Nell Blaine "Abstraction with Blue, Red and Yel...
Nell Blaine
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
Canvas
Blaine's work had begun as "tightly realist" but transformed to an abstract style, which was inspired by artists such as Piet Mondrian and Fernand Leger. Blaine later explained, "[By...
"Abstraction CH Collection #H" Gouache on Paper...
Nell Blaine
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
During her first years in New York Blaine's work, which had previously been tightly realist, turned abstract, inspired by Mondrian, Leger and Jean Helion. At one time she was the you...
Emile Albert Gruppe Oil on Canvas, Gloucester S...
Emile Albert Gruppe
Vintage 1940s American Aesthetic Movement Paintings
Paint
Emile Albert Gruppe (1896-1978) oil on canvas, circa 1948, Mid-Century. Seagulls on the waves with turbulent seas. A beautiful scene that is moving and alive. Most probably painted ...
Buffalo Artist James Koenig, 1948
James Koenig
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Untitled - Buffalo artist James Koenig paintings reflected many phases of American painting styles including scenes from the WPA period, abstract expressionism and geometric abstract...
Buffalo Artist James Koenig 1948 Titled 'Tangent'
James Koenig
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Titled 'Tangent' - Buffalo artist James Koenig paintings reflected many phases of American painting Styles including scenes from The WPA period, abstract expressionism and geometric ...
Buffalo Artist James Koenig 1948 Titled 'Net Work'
James Koenig
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Titled ‘Net Work’ buffalo artist James Koenig paintings reflected many phases of American painting styles including scenes from the WPA period, abstract expressionism and geometric a...
Colette Gueden, Signed Watercolor Painting, cir...
Colette Gueden
Vintage 1940s French Paintings
Colette Gueden (1905-2000). "Bamboo". Extremely rare signed watercolor on paper. Collette Gueden was a very famous and popular French artist and designer in the 1950s. She was ve...
Art Deco "African Buffalos" by Jeanne Thiais Lo...
Jeanne Thiais Loubris
Vintage 1940s French Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Jeanne Thiais Loubris (1906-2004) Rare oil on canvas titled " Buffles Africains " (African Buffalo). Titled and dated 1938 on the back. Measures: H: 29" x W: 36"1/2 Excellent and...
Oil on Panel, French Impressionist School, Rega...
Vintage 1940s French Paintings
Impressionist painting of a dozen or more sailboats past a craggy coastline, in period gilt-gesso frame.
Italian Painting
Vintage 1940s Italian Northern Renaissance Paintings
Oil
Oil on canvas in Lombardi style from 1600s.
William Sanderson Colorado/New York Surrealist,...
William Sanderson
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
Latvian-American artist William Sanderson Painting In excellent condition, signed lower left. Painting size: 20 x 24 inches. Frame size: 27 x 31 inches Born in Latvia, William ...
Edward Hurst Oil on Canvas 1944 Portrait
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Oil on canvas 1944 portrait by Edward Hurst (1912-1972) listed American Society artist. In a wood frame.
Petite 1947 Cubist Abstract Oil Painting Signed...
Unknown
Vintage 1940s Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Paint, Wood
Offered for sale is a petite vintage Cubist painting signed Eisman and dated 1947. The abstract work incorporates great vivid colors and has been recently framed in a white lacquered...
Frederic Karoly, 1949 Abstract Expressionist Oi...
Frederic Karoly
Vintage 1940s American Modern Paintings
An important 'right on period' abstract Expressionist painting titled and dated on back "Land in the Sun" 4/49. Signed lower left. Frederic Karoly (1898-1988).
Agnello Clown by Robert Springfels, 1949
Robert Springfels
Vintage 1940s American Expressionist Paintings
Canvas
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...
"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 ...
"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...
Mid-20th Century Oil on Canvas by Georges François
Georges Francois
Vintage 1940s French Paintings
Canvas, Hardwood
This lovely and idyllic scene depicts a group of bathers along a river in Guadalupe, with a lush and densely wooded background. The work was painted by Georges François, a well-known...
Philippe-Marie Picard Still Life, Oil on Canvas
Vintage 1940s French Modern Paintings
Philippe-Marie Picard (1915-1997): Still life. Oil on canvas. Signed: Ph. M Picard. 1949. Measures: 40 cm. x 23 cm. The frame measures 8.5 cm. In perfect condition.
Simone Colombier Abstract Gouache, Bordeaux Sch...
Simone Colombier
Vintage 1940s French Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Framed abstract gouache on paper by French painter Simone Colombier. Signed and dated 1947. Simone Colombier took part of the abstract movement in Bordeaux, France in the mid-1940s...
Yachting Oil Painting, a Good Breeze
John Henry Willis
Vintage 1940s English Paintings
Paint
A good breeze, yachting oil painting. An original signed oil on board painting by John Henry Willis. The yachting, sailing painting depicts a single sailing dingy with cliffs in the...
French 1940s Modernist Polished Brass Frame for...
Vintage 1940s French Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Brass
Lovely 1940s French polished brass frame. Perfect for painting, drawing, lithograph, mirror or inventive decoration. Large shape that can be placed in portrait or landscape position....
"Rearing Horses," High Style Pair of Art Deco, ...
Robert Reinhardt Von Liski
Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Paintings
Gouache
This extraordinary pair of Art Deco pieces, each depicting a pair of horses, one with its head up and one down, was executed in ink, colored pencil and gouache by Robert Reinhardt Vo...
1940s French Cubist Oil Painting on Cardboard
Vintage 1940s French Paintings
Paint
Cubism at it's finest depicting a standing figure in an enclosed space. Simply framed in white, a nice touch to a lonely wall or accent to a larger painting.
Erika Anderson 1940s Portrait
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
Paint
Signature E. Anderson with dedication at back as shown in figure 6. Dated 1944. Oil on board, original frame.
"The Sculptor at Rest" Painting by Maurice Glic...
Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Paintings
An oil on canvas self-portrait by Maurice Glickman– depicting the artist in a seated position, wielding his sculptor's tools. It is titled and signed on the backside.
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