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French Hollywood Regency Large Mirror Picture Photo Frame
French Hollywood Regency Large Mirror Picture P...
Vintage 1940s French Hollywood Regency Picture Frames
Glass, Mirror
Lovely French mirrored picture photo frame. Elegant clear mirror beveled edges with deep geometric design. Picture frame can be placed in portrait or in landscape position. Back and ...
Wasilly Kandinsky Woodcut

Wasilly Kandinsky Woodcut

By Wassily Kandinsky
Wasilly Kandinsky Woodcut
Wassily Kandinsky
Vintage 1940s German Mid-Century Modern Prints
Paper
Woodcut by Wassily Kandinsky. Signed on the plate. Date unknown. In good condition, preserving some traces of age and use. Measurements: Total: 35.5 W x 30 H cm Print: 2...
Wood Carving Wall Sculpture Ancient Rome
Wood Carving Wall Sculpture Ancient Rome
Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Decorative Art
Wood
A carved bas-relief of figures dressed in ancient Roman attire. Wood is a hardwood, possibly maple, and has a soft wash of pale grey visible in the recesses. It measures 28" wide, .7...
1940s Signed French Collage Cubist Guitar Painting
1940s Signed French Collage Cubist Guitar Painting
Vintage 1940s French Paintings
This collage style painting displays great contrasts in color and composition and the French newspaper clippings only add to it's interest.
1949, Mexican Harvest Painting Influenced by Diego Rivera
1949, Mexican Harvest Painting Influenced by Di...
Diego Rivera
Vintage 1940s Mexican Paintings
The subtle yellows and soft pinks provide a stark contrast from the deep greens and neutral grays of the background, resulting in a piece that grabs your eye and brings you into it's...
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...
Charles and Ray Eames Leg Splint

Charles and Ray Eames Leg Splint

By Charles & Ray Eames
Charles and Ray Eames Leg Splint
Charles & Ray Eames
Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Abstract Sculptures
Plywood
Charles and Ray Eames leg splint, 1943 for Evans. An important early experiment in mass-producing molded plywood. In 1942, medical officers serving in World War II combat zones repo...
Blackfeet Indians of Glacier National Park
Blackfeet Indians of Glacier National Park
Vintage 1940s Native American Prints
Full set, 24 framed full color prints by Winhold Reiss. Original envelope and folder comes with. (More photos available upon request).
George Platt Lynes 1930s Photograph of Princess Natalie Paley
George Platt Lynes 1930s Photograph of Princess...
George Platt Lynes
Vintage 1940s American Photography
This photograph by George Platt Lynes is unusual for having three exposures of the Russian princess Natalie Paley, the celebrated beauty, and the wife of Paris couturier Lucien Lelon...
Scarface
Scarface
Vintage 1940s Argentine Posters
This Original Argentine film poster is for the 1932 version of Scarface, the film was not released iargentina until the 194o's , this poster is for the films first release. Howard H...
Blonde Ice
Blonde Ice
Vintage 1940s American Posters
Original US film poster for the 1948 film noir directed by Jack Bernhard and stars Leslie Brooks, Robert Paige and Michael Whalen.
1940s French Cubist Oil Painting on Cardboard
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.
20th Century Oil on Canvas Hungarian Painting C...
Vintage 1940s Hungarian Paintings
Canvas
Great Hungarian painting from 20th century. Oil painting on canvas depicting a character with parrot in impressionist style of good pictorial quality. Framework of beautiful measure ...
Paul Zimmerman "Tobacco Workers", 1948
Paul Zimmerman
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
Canvas, Oil
A wonderful oil on canvas by the noted American artist Paul Zimmerman. It is titled and dated 1948 on the back and signed in red on the left front bottom. In a strip frame. Biograph...
Pair of Watercolors of Maxwell Street in Chicag...
David Segel
Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Paper, Wood
A pair of watercolor paintings of an outdoor market on Maxwell Street in Chicago by Artist David Segel. Signed and dated '49. David Segel is an internationally acclaimed and respec...
Jan Sluijters Standing Female Nude Next to Chair
Jan Sluijters
Vintage 1940s Dutch Paintings
Paint, Canvas
RKD nr. 100307 Provenance: Collection of prof. K. Brinks, Amsterdam; Private collection Arnhem; thence to descent to the present owner. Exhibition: Jan Sluyters Gemeentemu...
"The Avalats" Lake Port Landscape Signed Henri ...
Vintage 1940s French French Provincial Paintings
Canvas
Landscape representing Avalats near Albi ( South West of France) in 1949, Henri Gourc signed. French School dated 1949 canvas size 65 cm by 54 cm frame size 88 cm by 78 cm. Annotated...
Original Vintage Enit Summer Travel Poster for ...
Vintage 1940s Italian Posters
Paper
Original vintage travel advertising poster in French published by the Italian Tourism Board ENIT to promote travel to The Dolomites mountain range located in north eastern Italy - L'...
"Mujeres Y Corales" '1945' Signed and Numbered ...
Mario Carreno
Vintage 1940s Cuban Mid-Century Modern Prints
Glass, Wood, Paper
Offered for sale is a rare lithograph by Cuban artist Mario Carreño (1913-1999) titled "Mujeres y Corales" which translates to "Women and Corals" painted in 1945 and reproduced in 19...
Large Majolica Palissy Portuguese Crab Wall Pla...
Caldas Da Rainha
Vintage 1940s Portuguese Rustic Decorative Art
Ceramic
Majolica faience Palissy Portuguese crab platter, circa 1940. Decorated with mussels and shells, Signed Caldas da Rainha. Nautical.
Majolica Palissy Portuguese Crab Wall Platter, ...
Caldas Da Rainha
Vintage 1940s Rustic Decorative Art
Ceramic, Faience
Majolica faience Palissy Portuguese crab platter, circa 1940. Decorated with mussels and shells, Signed Caldas da Rainha. Nautical.
Regis E. Staley World War II Painting
Vintage 1940s American Machine Age Paintings
Canvas, Paint
A fascinating peep hole view of a soldiers down time at the start of the second World War. A single lantern illuminates the resting and content faces of new draftees reading and play...
African Portrait with Yellow Tribal Makeup by J...
Jean Poulain
Vintage 1940s African Art Deco Paintings
Paper
This striking portrait of an African lady is by Jean Poulain, a Belgian painter who lived in Congo before the decolonisation. He travelled extensively throughout Africa in the 1930s,...
African Portrait with Yellow Tribal Makeup by J...
Jean Poulain
Vintage 1940s African Art Deco Paintings
Paper
This striking portrait of an African lady is by Jean Poulain, a Belgian painter who lived in Congo before the decolonization. He travelled extensively throughout Africa in the 1930s,...
Mid-Century Modern Painting with the Motif Fish...
Vintage 1940s Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Robert Libeski born 13th of March 1892 in Aachen, Germany, 1988 Klosterneuburg. He was active in Vienna and a member of the Viennese Secession from the year 1952. Signed and dated ...
Important Set of 5 Ceramic Wall Sconces French ...
Vintage 1940s French Decorative Art
Ceramic
Important set of 5 ceramic wall sconces. Really elegant set with 2 brown ceramic glaze and 3 orange ceramic glaze. This set comes from an important house in ouest of france. ...
Danish Signed Midcentury Interior Painting
Vintage 1940s Danish Scandinavian Modern Paintings
Oil on canvas painting of an interior with armchair and floral arrangements. By Danish artist Herdis Gelardi b. Aalborg 1916, d. Copenhagen 1991. Signed lower right hand corner, dime...
Crucifix by Georges Jouve
Georges Jouve
Vintage 1940s French Modern Wall-mounted Sculptures
Earthenware
Made between 1942 and 1944, this crucifix is a very early piece from one of France's greatest ceramists. In 1942, Jouve had just escaped from Nazi imprisonment, and was hiding out in...
Decorative Panel Lacquer Midcentury by P. Pauli...
Vintage 1940s French Mid-Century Modern Decorative Art
Lacquer
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...
Vintage Yellow Quilt
Vintage 1940s American Quilts
Cotton
Adorable sunny yellow "Rob Peter to Pay Paul Stars" vintage quilt.
"Utopian Motif," Lovely Art Deco Painting with ...
John Ramsey Conner
Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Paintings
Paint
Lovely and ethereal, reminiscent of the pale, ideal compositions of Puvis de Chavannes in France and America, this utopian vista depicts a series of figures gathering fruit and grain...
French Industrial Machine Age Chrome Picture Ph...
Vintage 1940s French Industrial Picture Frames
Glass, Chrome
Impressive machine age metal picture photo frame. Modernist industrial design with geometric holders on large metal plinth. The frame is complete with one clear glass sheet and one m...
Original 1940s British European Airways poster ...
Vintage 1940s Belgian Posters
Paper
In this original vintage British European Airways poster (BEA), Le Puy depicts the Vickers Viking 1 in almost photographic accuracy flying above the billowing clouds, the flying key ...
Decorative Italian Brass and Glass Hanging Shel...
Vintage 1940s Italian Shelves and Wall Cabinets
Brass
Decorative brass and glass hanging shelf.
Cityscape Painting by Lundy Siegriest
Lundy Siegriest
Vintage 1940s American Expressionist Paintings
Canvas, Paint
Cityscape oil on canvas by important California abstract expressionist painter Lundy Siegriest. "Monuments of War" Signed and dated 1949. Works held: Oakland Museum of California; Sa...
Montague J Dawson, ‘Valetta Harbour’
Montague Dawson
Vintage 1940s English Paintings
Montague J Dawson (1895-1973), ‘Valetta Harbour’, oil on board, painted in a grisaille palette with a British Hunt Class Type II destroyer in Valetta Harbour, Malta, signed ‘Montague...
20th Century Oil Painting on Canvas Signed Land...
Vintage 1940s Italian Paintings
Canvas
Beautiful painting circa 1940 signed in the lower right author not recognized. Subject the coast of Noli Italy realized technique oil on canvas. Excellent pictorial quality made ext...
Original, Post-Impressionist Still Life Painting
Vintage 1940s French Paintings
Canvas
Signed, titled, brightly colored, hand-painted, oil-on--canvas still life, "Asiette Verte" by listed, museum-collected, French artist, Jules Cavailles (1901-1977). Canvas size: 20 in...
Art Deco Interior Architectural Drawing with Pe...
Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Drawings
An Art Deco modernist interior architectural drawing, with a period frame of “céruse” finish over maple. Size framed: 15" high x 11 3/4" wide.
"Four Freedoms" Set of 4 Norman Rockwell World ...
Norman Rockwell
Vintage 1940s American Historical Memorabilia
Each of these four War Bonds posters by Norman Rockwell is a visual representation of the closing remarks of President Roosevelt's 1941 State of the Union speech. Delivered to Congre...
U.S. Marines Raising the Flag at Iwo Jima WWII ...
Vintage 1940s American Posters
This is a vintage WWII 7th War Loan poster, illustrated by C.C. Beall, published by the U.S. Government Printing Office in 1945. C.C. Beall (1892-1967) was a commercial illustrat...
Pair of Signed Tommi Parzinger Silkscreen Prints
Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Prints
Screen
Pair of early examples of Tommi Parzinger silkscreened prints, signed in pencil, original frames, frames 17" diameter, art 14" diameter.
"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.
American Modernist Abstract Expressionist Paint...
Zoute (Leon Salter)
Vintage 1940s American Expressionist Paintings
American abstract expressionist oil painting on masonite by Zoute - dated 1944 ( Leon Salter- North Rose, NY - 1903 - 1976 ) Image size is 27" high x 20" wide / framed as shown measu...
'Saraband for Dead Lovers' Original British Mov...
Vintage 1940s British Posters
Original British movie poster for the 1948 Ealing Studios Drama starring Stewart Granger, Joan Greenwood, Flora Robson The film was directed by Basil Dearden and the artwork is by R...
Chest of Drawers Walnut Veneer Brass Vintage, I...
Vintage 1940s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves and Wall Cabinets
Brass, Walnut
A wall unit with drawers, walnut veneer, brass handles. Manufactured in Italy, 1940s.
Paul Serste Art Deco Inspired Young Lady Wall P...
Paul Serste
Vintage 1940s Belgian Art Deco Figurative Sculptures
Clay
By noted Belgian sculptor Paul Serste´ (1910-2000), this wall plaque sculpture is quite beautiful with its flowing kerchief covering the head of a lovely young lady. This 1940s creat...
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"
Oil on Cardboard Boats on the Sea in 1940 with ...
Vintage 1940s Italian Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Wood
Oil on cardboard boats on the sea in 1940 with lacquered frame.
Rebeca
Vintage 1940s Argentine Posters
Original Argentinean film poster from (1940) 43 x 29 in. (109 x 74 cm) This poster would have been used outside the cinema at the films original release. This psychological drama-t...
Pair of Leather Wine Holders by Jacques Adnet, ...
Jean Royere and Jacques Adnet
Vintage 1940s Other Wall Brackets
Brass
Pair of leather wine holders by Jacques Adnet, circa 1940. A pair of two hook leather wine holders or gun rack by Jacques Adnet, a win bottle fits into the hooks, they are in thic...
1940s Vintage Double-Sided Triangular French Me...
Vintage 1940s Italian Mid-Century Modern Signs
Metal
This very beautiful double-sided triangular multi-colore metal enamel Kodaks sign was produced in France, circa1940s by Japy. The Kodaks logo is placed on a white and red background...
Swiss Travel Poster for Davos, circa 1949
Kern and Bosshard
Vintage 1940s Swiss Mid-Century Modern Posters
Paper
An original Swiss lithograph travel poster for Davos, designed by Kern and Bosshard, circa 1949, featuring a strikingly modern design, with the branches of a pine tree in the foregro...
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 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
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...
Karl Blossfeldt "Urformen Der Kunst" 1941 Book
Karl Blossfeldt
Vintage 1940s German Mid-Century Modern Prints
Paper
'Urformen Der Kunst' book by Karl Blossfeldt. Published by Ernst Wasmuth in Berlin (Germany). Edition of 1941 with 96 photographies / panels. In good original condition, with ...
Karl Blossfeldt "Urformen Der Kunst" 1948 Book
Karl Blossfeldt
Vintage 1940s German Mid-Century Modern Prints
Paper
'Urformen Der Kunst' book by Karl Blossfeldt. Published by Ernst Wasmuth in Berlin (Germany). Edition of 1948 with 96 photographies / panels. In good original condition, with ...
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