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Large Watercolour of Cairo by Robert Murdoch Wright
Located in London, GB
Roger Murdoch Wright, who died in 1962 trained as an engineer before abandoning his trade for the lure of becoming a full time artist. This large canvas has a calm illusionary quali...
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English Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Wood, Paint

Decorative Lacquer Panel Midcentury by P. Paulin theme “Heaven on Earth’’
Located in Miami, FL
French painter and master glassmaker, Beaux Art School in Lyon , born in 1907 . He sudied with G. Decote who used to work with Gustave Moreau. He is inspired by the symbolist movemen...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Lacquer

Paul Jacoulet Japanese Limited Woodblock Fumees de Santal, Mandchoukuo, 1948
Located in Studio City, CA
A fantastic limited edition woodblock print with mica highlights by French artist Pail Jacoulet titled "Fumees de Santal, Mandchoukuo (Sandalwood Smoke)." Jacoulet was famed for his ...
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Japanese Showa Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster El Vino Es La Mas Sana Wine The Healthiest Drink Pasteur
Located in London, GB
Original vintage alcohol drink advertising poster with a quote by the renowned French chemist, microbiologist and bacteriologist Louis Pasteur (1822-1895): Wine is the Healthiest and...
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Uruguayan Art Deco Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

The Westerner / El Caballero Del Desierto
Located in London, GB
Original Argentinian film poster for The Westerner, 1940. This film starred Gary Cooper and Walter Brennan and was directed by William Wyler. This poster was designed by Osvaldo Ve...
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Argentine Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Linen

Claudius Linossier, Copper Work, Face of Christ, Signed, France
Located in Nice, Cote d' Azur
Claudius Linossier (1893-1953), Copper Work, Face of Christ, Signed on the bottom right corner, France, circa 1940. Measures: Height 45 cm, width 37 cm.
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Copper

"Young Man in Striped Shirt," Portrait with Harbor Scene by Cuban Artist
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Painted by Cuba's most important figural painter in the mid-20th century, this portrait by Victor Manuel depicts a young man with a bicycle cap and a white and red striped shirt, loo...
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Cuban Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paint

August Von Munchhausen Pastel On Paper Nutcracker Dancers Artwork
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration a pastel on paper sketch artwork signed A von Munchhausen (b 1908, NYC). Made in the USA, circa the 1940s. “For over thirty years August von Munchhausen h...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

1 of the 154 Unique Antique Tiles, Hendriksem, circa 1940
Located in Rijssen, NL
A large set of exceptional antique wall tiles, in a wonderful color range. The dimensions per tile are 4.7 inch (12 cm)× 4.7 inch (12 cm). Please note that the piece is for one...
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Belgian Folk Art Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Ceramic

Large Pressed Botanical Framed under Glass from Sweden
Located in Austin, TX
A handsome large Swedish decorative pressed botanical, circa 1940, featuring six herbal plants mounted to a matted board in a square wooden frame under glass. Dimensions are H 39 ...
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Swedish Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Glass, Wood, Paper, Organic Material

Large Pressed Botanical Framed Under Glass from Sweden
Located in Austin, TX
A handsome large Swedish decorative pressed botanical, circa 1940, featuring six herbal plants mounted to a matted board, with individual taxonomy cards. In a square wooden frame und...
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Swedish Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Organic Material, Glass, Wood, Paper

20th Century French Oil on Canvas Signed by Paul Eschbach, 1940s
Located in LEGNY, FR
20th century French oil on canvas representing a snowing landscape painted by Paul André Jean Eschbach (1881-1961). At the back we can see a label where is written "Golden medal of t...
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French Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Wood, Paint

Joan Miró "Miró y la Imaginación" 1949 Book
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
'Miró y la Imaginación' book of Joan Miró. Published by Ediciones Omega in Barcelona (Spain). Edition of 1949 with six photography’s in color and 60 in black and white. In goo...
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Spanish Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Lithograph After Original Matisse Drawing
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Lithograph after original Matisse drawing Edited in 1941. In good original condition. Henri Matisse (1869-1954) was a French artist, known for both his use of color and his fl...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

French 1940s Oversized Mirror Picture Frame
Located in Atlanta, GA
Refined oversized French mirrored picture photo frame. Lovely clear mirror beveled edges with deep geometric design. The picture frame can be placed in a portrait or landscape positi...
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French Hollywood Regency Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Glass, Mirror

French 1940s Mirror Picture Frame
Located in Atlanta, GA
Stylish French mirrored picture photo frame. Clear mirror beveled edges with deep geometric design. The picture frame can be placed in a portrait or landscape position. Back and ease...
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French Hollywood Regency Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Glass, Mirror

1 of the 154 Unique Antique Tiles, Hendriksem, circa 1940
Located in Rijssen, NL
A large set of exceptional antique wall tiles, in a wonderful color range. The dimensions per tile are 4.7 inch (12 cm)× 4.7 inch (12 cm). Please note that the piece is for one...
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Belgian Folk Art Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Ceramic

1 of the 55 Pieces of Jugendstil Tiles with Greyblue Bindweed, circa 1940
Located in Rijssen, NL
55 pieces of Jugendstil tiles with grey blue bindweed. The dimensions per tile are inch (15 cm) × inch (15 cm). Please note that the piece is for one piece! Condition is general...
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Belgian Folk Art Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Ceramic

Luigi Veronesi Photography, 1940
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Photography by Luigi Veronesi in 1940. Gelatin silver bromide print from the original negative in 1974. Hand signed in the lower left corner. Limited edition of 30 copies, thi...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Jesse James / Tierra de Audaces
Located in London, GB
Original Spanish film poster for the 1939 Western. This film was directed by Henry King, and stars Tyrone Power, Henry Fonda, Nancy Kelly and Randolph Scott. The film is broadly base...
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Spanish Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Impressionist Oil Painting of a Vase of Flowers, circa 1940
Located in Swedesboro, NJ
This is a nice painting with a vase of flowers done in the impressionist style. The condition is goodwith a small tear in canvas which is shown and not easily seen. Measures 44 tall ...
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French Neoclassical Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Canvas, Fruitwood

Framed Lithograph Jean E. Puiforcat
Located in New York, NY
Framed litograph Jean E. Puiforcat. Study for a trophy serigraph in multiple colors on white wove paper 301/1000. Hand-signed by artist, en recto lower right. Numbered in pencil en r...
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French Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Drink Poster My Goodness My Guinness Lion Zoo Keeper Fun Design
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster for the iconic drink Guinness Irish stout beer - My Goodness My Guinness - featuring a colourful and fun image of a zoo keeper holding a full glas...
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British Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Stunning Pair of Vintage Pierced and Etched Brass Panels
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Beautiful pair of rectangular vintage etched and cut out brass panels having figural busts, urns and curlicues in an elaborate symmetrical design.
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North American Neoclassical Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Brass

Nell Blaine Black & White Ink Drawing on Paper "Shooting Gallery", USA 1940s
Located in New York, NY
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...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Skiing Poster Nuria Catalonia Spain Pyrenees Ski Winter Sport
Located in London, GB
Original vintage winter sport alpine ski resort poster featuring a skier in red and blue skiing at speed down a snowy piste past a red and yellow flag of Spain flying over spectators...
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Spanish Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Ceylon Land Of Song And Dance Sri Lanka Asia Travel Art
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel poster for Ceylon Land of Song and Dance featuring a colourful orange shaded image of a traditional dancer in full costume and decorative headdress dancing in...
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British Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Set of 6 1940s Dutch Herbarium or Botanicals
Located in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Set of 6 Dutch framed herbariums dating from the 1940's. They are framed in an A3 frame with A4 mount. More available. Dimensions: 13 inches (33 cms) wide 0.75 inches (2 cms...
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German Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Plastic

Set of 6 1940s Dutch Herbarium or Botanicals
Located in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Set of 6 Dutch framed herbariums dating from the 1940's. They are framed in an A3 frame with A4 mount. More available. Dimensions: 13 inches (33 cms) wide 0.75 inches (2 cms...
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German Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Plastic

Original Vintage Poster Don't Talk WWII Home Front Propaganda Warning Dont Tell
Located in London, GB
Original vintage World War Two propaganda poster - Dont Tell Aunty & Uncle or Cousin Jane and Certainly not - featuring the bold red lettering between caricature images of a couple d...
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British Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Drink Poster 5 Million Guinness For Strength Every Day Steel
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster for the iconic drink Guinness Irish stout beer - 5 Million Guinness for strength every day - featuring a smiling man bending a metal girder into t...
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British Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Drink Poster My Goodness My Guinness Kangaroo Beer Bottle Pouch
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster for the iconic drink Guinness Irish stout beer - My Goodness My Guinness - featuring a fun image of a surprised zoo keeper in uniform carrying two...
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British Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Liberate Dutch East Indies Indie Bevrijden WWII Pilot
Located in London, GB
Original vintage World War Two poster, Indie bevrijden Een nieuwe taak voor den Vliegenden Hollander / Liberate India Dutch East Indies A new task for The Flying Dutchman - featuring...
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British Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

1940s French Copper Mirror Picture Frame
Located in Atlanta, GA
Lovely peach or copper mirrored glass picture photo frame with deep geometric beveling all around. The frame can be placed either in portrait or in landscape position. Back and easel...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Mirror, Glass

French 1940s Mirror Picture Frame
Located in Atlanta, GA
Stylish French mirrored picture photo frame. Clear mirror beveled edges with deep geometric design. The picture frame can be placed in a portrait or landscape position. Back and ease...
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French Hollywood Regency Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

Materials

Glass, Mirror

1940s French Art Deco Mahogany and Lacquer Picture Frame
Located in Atlanta, GA
Elegant French Art Deco 1940s picture photo frame. Stunning concave shape with high gloss mahogany wood contrasted with off-white lacquer wood view frame. The back and the easel are ...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Glass, Wood, Mahogany, Lacquer

The Lost Weekend / Dias Sin Huella
Located in London, GB
Original Argentine film poster for the 1945 Drama / Film Noir The Lost Weekend. This film was directed by Billy Wilder and starred Ray Milland, Jane Wyman and Phillip Terry. this p...
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Argentine Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

1940s French Glass and Chrome Picture Frame
Located in Atlanta, GA
Elegant French Hollywood Regency glass picture photo frame. Clear glass slab and refined chromed metal framing all around the picture view. Metal easel at the back. No visible maker'...
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French Hollywood Regency Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Metal, Chrome

Karl Blossfeldt Black White Flower Photogravure Botanic Photography, 1942
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Karl Blossfeldt Photogravure from the edition of the book 'Wunder in der Natur' in 1942. Photography number 30. 'Chrysanthemum Leucanthemum. Gemeine Wucherblume, große Maßliebe, M...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Karl Blossfeldt Black White Flower Photogravure Botanic Photography, 1942
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Karl Blossfeldt Photogravure from the edition of the book 'Wunder in der Natur' in 1942. Photography number 30. 'Chrysanthemum Leucanthemum. Gemeine Wucherblume, große Maßliebe, M...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Karl Blossfeldt Black White Flower Photogravure Botanic Photography, 1942
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Karl Blossfeldt Photogravure from the edition of the book 'Wunder in der Natur' in 1942. Photography number 30. 'Chrysanthemum Leucanthemum. Gemeine Wucherblume, große Maßliebe, M...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Karl Blossfeldt Black White Flower Photogravure Botanic Photography, 1942
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Karl Blossfeldt Photogravure from the edition of the book 'Wunder in der Natur' in 1942. Photography number 30. 'Chrysanthemum Leucanthemum. Gemeine Wucherblume, große Maßliebe, M...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Cubist Painting Still Life with Fruit and Guitar, France, 1947
Located in Antwerp, BE
Mid century cubist style painting, still life with fruit and guitar on a table. Signed and dated 1947. Beautiful colors. Oil on canvas. Contemporary gilt wood frame. Size of the f...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paint

Otto Steinert 'Lalage' Photography
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
'Lalage' by Otto Steinert, 1952. In original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and use, preserving a beautiful patina. Some stains from the developer. Otto Steine...
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Joshua Felise Ziro Brevio 'American, 1900-xxx' "Market in Milan"
Located in Philadelphia, PA
"Market In Milan" on verso, signed and dated lower right '48, unframed.   
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Canvas

Karl Blossfeldt Black White Flower Photogravure Botanic Photography, 1942
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Karl Blossfeldt Photogravure from the edition of the book 'Wunder in der Natur' in 1942. Photography number 30. 'Chrysanthemum Leucanthemum. Gemeine Wucherblume, große Maßliebe, M...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Karl Blossfeldt Black White Flower Photogravure Botanic Photography, 1942
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Karl Blossfeldt Photogravure from the edition of the book 'Wunder in der Natur' in 1942. Photography number 30. 'Chrysanthemum Leucanthemum. Gemeine Wucherblume, große Maßliebe, M...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Karl Blossfeldt Black White Flower Photogravure Botanic Photography, 1942
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Karl Blossfeldt Photogravure from the edition of the book 'Wunder in der Natur' in 1942. Photography number 30. 'Chrysanthemum Leucanthemum. Gemeine Wucherblume, große Maßliebe, M...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Herman Roderick Volz "The Argument" WPA & Modern Expressionist Artist
Located in Fulton, CA
A WPA style lithograph titled "The Argument" by Herman Roderick Vols (1904-1990). Pencil signed and numbered 23 of 25. Folio measures 19" H 12.5" W. Image measures 15.25" H 11.25" W....
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Vintage Birger Kaipiainen Ceramic Hanging Platter with Decoration, Finland 1940s
Located in Copenhagen K, DK
Birger Kaipiainen 1940's, Finland Ceramic hanging platter with decoration on light blue fund. Signed. Birger Johannes Kaipiainen (1915-88) graduated from the Central School o...
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Finnish Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Ceramic

Original Fashion Drawing, Pat Kerr, 1946
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Wonderful ink and wash by Pat Kerr, 1946. So evocative of the 1940s. On card. Unsigned. Presented in an antique water gilded frame Drawn for A & C Kay, New Bond St. London. ...
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English Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Peter William Ibbetson, Stylized Female Nude, British, circa 1940
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
A wonderful ink drawing on brown paper of a female nude by Peter William Ibbetson, an artist with good pedigree. He was responsible for the Science Mural at the festival of Britai...
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English Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Artwork for a Detective Newspaper Strip, 1940s
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Amazing artwork for a story by James Hadley Chase. So evocative of this period. We have found no record of this story, A Medal for Miss Lantis, so presumably it was never publishe...
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English Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Stylized Portrait of a Lady, Iris Hardcastle, circa 1940
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Wonderful image of a lady in an interior. Oil on canvas, unsigned. The artist is Iris Hardcastle. She is a Leeds/Bradford artist (North England) who worked in the 1940s. She ha...
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English Expressionist Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Canvas, Oak

Original Monochrome Fashion Drawing, Pat Kerr, 1946
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Wonderful pen and ink drawing by Pat Kerr, 1946. So evocative of the 1940s. On card. Unsigned. Presented in the original black lacquer frame. Drawn for A & C Kay, New Bond S...
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English Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Painting of a Man Sitting by the Seaside in Almeria w/ Sardine & Mug, Spain 1946
Located in Miami, FL
An expressionistic oil painting of a man wearing a cap who appears deep in thought with his head resting on one hand while the other rests on the table. Behind the man and beyond the...
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Spanish Expressionist Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Canvas

Karl Blossfeldt Black White Flower Photogravure Botanic Photography, 1942
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Karl Blossfeldt Photogravure from the edition of the book 'Wunder in der Natur' in 1942. Photography number 75. In original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and us...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Karl Blossfeldt Black White Flower Photogravure Botanic Photography, 1942
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Karl Blossfeldt Photogravure from the edition of the book 'Wunder in der Natur' in 1942. Photography number 77. In original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and us...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper