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"Backyards" WPA New York Modernism Female Artist Mid-Century 20th Century Modern
Located in New York, NY
"Backyards" WPA New York Modernism Female Artist Mid-Century 20th Century Modern. Georgina Klitgaard (1893-1976), Backyards (11th st. NYC) c. 1940, 38x26 inches, oil on canvas, Sign...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Military Man Portrait Figurative Abstract Oil Painting American Modernist Artist
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Oil on board, 1978. It depicts an abstracted portrait of a military man in an army uniform with medals. It is signed by the artist verso. Dimensions: sight size-22 inches tall X 1...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

Untitled Figurative Abstract Painting
Located in Houston, TX
Untitled red figurative abstract painting with various nude figures holding various objects by Portland, Oregon artist Brendan McKeon. The canvas is not currently framed.
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Late 20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Acrylic

"Refugees" Mexican American Oil Painting Depression Era WPA Mid-Century Modern
Located in New York, NY
"Refugees" Mexican American Oil Painting Depression Era WPA Mid-Century Modern. The Whitney Museum's current exhibition, VIDA AMERICA, prompts us to share this Michael Loew work, wh...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Expressionist Figure by the San Francisco Bay 1960s Oil
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1960s oil on canvas California seascape scene with an underside view of the Golden Gate Bridge is by San Francisco artist Hal Parker. Parker was good friends with fellow Lost A...
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Petit Dynamic Running Figure in White 1946 Gouache
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1946 gouache on paper abstracted figurative painting is by San Francisco artist Clyde Follett Seavey (1904-1991). Seavey studied at UC Berkeley and California College of Arts & ...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Gouache

Modernist Beach Scene Painting, Playing Ball in Surf, WPA Jewish Woman Artist
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Modernist beach scene; signed lower right; image size is 11.5 x 8.5 inches, framed it measures Ruth Gikow (January 6, 1915 Ukraine - 1982 New York City) was an Important American J...
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paint, Paper

Liberty Rides the Goose
Located in Denver, CO
Original painting by 20th century Denver modernist, Edward Marecak (1919-1993). "Liberty Rides the Goose" is a semi-abstract depiction of Lady Liberty wearing Red, white and blue wi...
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20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Return of the Fishing Boat, Modernist, Harbor Scene, Oil on Canvas, Framed
Located in Doylestown, PA
"Return of the Fishing Boat" is a modernist, 23.5" x 21.5" oil on canvas painting by American painter and teacher, Hugh Breckenridge. It is framed, signed "Hugh Breckenridge" on vers...
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1920s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Last Supper Birch wood print
Located in Bridgehampton, NY
Presented by 'Art Unified' for Market Art & Design Presented by Art Unified: Flatbed birch wood print AP Ref: 1004
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Wood

Bay Area Figurative Abstracted Figure with Hat 1950-60s Distemper
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1950s -1960s distemper on paper painting is by Bay Area artist Alysanne McGaffey (1931-2018). Born in Seattle, McGaffey moved to San Francisco in the mid 1950s to study at SFAI ...
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1950s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paint, Paper, Chalk, Watercolor

Trumpet Player, 1960's Oil Painting by Marshall Goodman
Located in Long Island City, NY
Trumpet Player Marshall Goodman, American (1916–2003) Date: circa 1960 Oil on Canvas Size: 30 in. x 24 in. (76.2 cm x 60.96 cm) Frame Size: 32 x 26 inches
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

"Chi-Sci-Fi" Large Modern Industrial Robot Abstract
Located in Houston, TX
Large scale warm tonal industrial abstract painting with robots, UFOs, and space ships. The work is signed by the artist Robert Sandman who lives and works in Houston, Texas. The can...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Sunny Figures in the Abstract 1960s Gouache
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1960s abstract gouache on paper painting is by California artist Sadie Van Patten Hall (1884-1967). Starting in 1914, Hall spent most of her time in California and was a residen...
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Gouache

Abstracted Portrait Of A Woman 1930-60s, Tempera Paint on Paper
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1930-60s tempera paint on paper abstracted portrait of a woman with black hair is by California artist Forrest Hibbits (1905-1996). Hibbits graduated from the California College...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Tempera, Paper

Boypower Manpower
Located in New Orleans, LA
Displaying the artist’s celebrated style, this remarkable work is a well-executed preliminary study for Rockwell's 1971 Boy Scouts of America poster. The work represents the culminat...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

"Industrial Cityscape, Chicago" WPA Modernism Mid-Century Cityscape 20th Century
Located in New York, NY
Midwestern Chicago artist Aaron Bohrod painted in 1931 this modernist industrial cityscape during the WPA of the 20th Century. Aaron Bohrod (American 1907 – 1992), Industrial Citysc...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

Modernist Forest Landscape Scene with Nude Figures, George F. Of, American
Located in New York, NY
George Ferdinand Of (1876 - 1954) Modernist Forest Landscape Scene with Nude Figures, circa 1910 Oil on canvas 19 3/4 x 25 inches Signed lower right A pioneering figure in history ...
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1910s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"The Fortune Teller," Leon Kelly, American Surrealism, Woman with Playing Cards
Located in New York, NY
Leon Kelly (American, 1901 - 1982) The Fortune Teller (Woman with Playing Cards, a Bottle of Wine, and a Parrot), circa 1926 Oil on canvasboard 20 x 16 inches Signed lower right Hous...
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1920s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

Protest Revolt and Uprising illustration
Located in Miami, FL
Signed lower right. Daniel Maffia has done a wide variety of illustrations for newsstand magazines and covers for Time, Rolling Stone, New York Magazine and Mother Jones. Maffia has ...
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1980s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Mixed Media, Gouache

Man Reading
Located in Dallas, TX
Signed "CL Casebier '61" at lower right The overall dimensions including the frame are 61 3/8 x 49 3/8 inches
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Return II, Painting by John Biggers
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: John Biggers, American (1924 - 2001) Title: Return II Year: circa 2000 Medium: Acrylic/Mixed Media on Canvas Size: 28 x 22 inches Signed and dated on reverse by Mrs. Hazel B...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Acrylic

Colorful Southwest Modern Pueblo Dancers painting by John Charles Haley 1949
Located in Santa Fe, NM
A dynamic, rhythmic, and colorful mid-century Modern painting by the highly regarded San Francisco Bay Area artist John Charles Haley (American, 1905-1991). Signed lower right. 194...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Watercolor, Gouache, Archival Paper

"Best Friend," Sally Michel Avery, American Modernist Art, Woman with Cat
Located in New York, NY
Sally Michel Avery (1902 - 2003) Best Friend, circa 1975 Oil on canvasboard 17 5/8 x 13 11/16 inches Titled on the reverse Provenance: Childs Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts Private ...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

Seamstresses American Scene Modernism WPA Figurative Depression Era Realism NYC
Located in New York, NY
New York City working women are depicted in Jo Cain's figurative interior painting "Seamstresses," a fine example of 1930's - 40s American realism, modernism painted in the WPA - Dep...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Two Figures in Courtroom" WPA American Modernism Realism Lawyers NYC Scene Oil
Located in New York, NY
Guy Pene du Bois' "Two Figures in Courtroom" is a WPA era American scene oil painting created in a realistic style. Modernism at its best The work is framed by Heydenryk. Pène du B...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Board, Paper, Oil

Modern Abstract Portrait of a Woman with Child and Fish
Located in Houston, TX
Modern abstract style painting of a woman fishing. The work is signed by the artist Lynwood Kreneck, who is known for printmaking. The painting is framed in a wooden frame with a sil...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Worker Crucified by Automation
Located in Cleveland, OH
Paul Muller 1960 Signed & Dated Lower Right Oil on Wood 30 x 21 inches
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Wood Panel

"Loading Logs" WPA American Scene Men Working Social Realism Mid-Century 1930s
Located in New York, NY
Vincent Campanella (1915 – 2001) “Loading Logs,” 15 ¾ x 22 ½ inch, gouache on paper, circa 1930's, unsigned. Exhibited at Albrecht Kemper Museum of Art, 2007 and pictured on page 21...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Gouache

California American Post-War Modern 1956
Located in Soquel, CA
Painting of a Japanese/American farmer, post war figurative art by California artist Wendall Newton Gates (American, 1911-2000). California scene after Manzanar, a tribute to the st...
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1950s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Masonite, Oil

6th City Wire Works
Located in Myrtle Beach, SC
Charles Elmer Harris (Beni E. Kosh), '6th City Wire Works', watercolor, c. 1950s. Estate stamped verso, 'Beni E Kosh COLLECTION' and numbered '859' in ink. A fine, spontaneous waterc...
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1950s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Watercolor

"East Side Corner, New York City" Jerome Myers Ashcan Cityscape, Market Scene
Located in New York, NY
Jerome Myers (1867 - 1940) East Side Corner, New York City, 1934 Oil on board 20 x 16 inches Signed lower right Provenance: Collection of G. David Thompson, Pittsburgh George Davi...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

Untitled (African Idol)
Located in Myrtle Beach, SC
Charles Elmer Harris (Beni E. Kosh), Untitled (African Idol), watercolor, c. 1950s. Estate stamped verso, 'Beni E Kosh COLLECTION' and numbered '570' in ink. A fine, spontaneous wat...
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1950s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Watercolor

American Diner New Jersey Urban Landscape Painting Contemporary British Artist
Located in Preston, GB
'Bendix Diner' in New Jersey is an American Diner Painting by Leading British Urban Landscape Artist Angela Wakefield, forming part of her Americana Series. Angela is often favourabl...
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2010s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paint, Acrylic, Board

"Crash" Modern Oil Painting WPA American Los Angeles Scene Cubist Art Deco Cars
Located in New York, NY
"Crash" Modern Oil Painting WPA American Los Angeles Scene Cubist Art Deco Cars Ross Dickinson "Crash," 23 x 38 inches, oil on canvas, circa 1930, signed lower right. Framed by Heyd...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Holy Family
Located in San Francisco, CA
Artist: Ruth Lillian Salyer Osgood (1920-2003) Medium: Oil on Board This painting of the Holy Family is by Ruth Lillian Salyer Osgood, a noted Southern California artist. The paint...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Bathers--Abandoned Quarry
Located in New York, NY
Signed, l.r. Also signed, titled, and inscribed, verso Oil on panel 9.5 x 12 inches 15.5 x 18 inches, framed This artwork is offered by ClampArt in New York City.
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

BOWERY Oil Painting WPA American Scene Modernist Historical Art Provincetown NYC
Located in New York, NY
BOWERY Oil Painting WPA American Scene Modernist Historical Art Provincetown NYC. William Freed oil on canvas Lillian Orlowsky and William Freed first became acquainted in 1932 when...
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1930s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Nude with Red Jug by Tarmo Pasto
Located in Soquel, CA
Oil on canvas of a female nude by Dr. Tarmo Pasto (American, 1906-1986). Dr. Tarmo Pasto was a psychiatrist and artist, who taught psychology and art through the 1970s at California ...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Girl in Green
Located in Dallas, TX
Donald Vogel’s paintings reflect his interest in seeking beauty in life and in sharing pleasure with his viewers. Vogel entreats us to "rejoice and celebrate each new day, knowing it...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Young Woman #1
Located in Cleveland, OH
Anthony Palazzo Young Woman #1 Signed Lower-Left of Center Titled on Reverse Oil on Canvas 24 x 19 inches
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Abstracted Figures, Oil on Canvas Painting, Mid 20th Century
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid 20th century abstracted figurative scene in yellow and dark red is signed "P. Callahan" in the lower right corner.
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Seymour Remenick Still Life Table Scape Oil Painting with Bottle and Fruit
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Frame measures 13.75 X 14.75, board measures 11 X 12 inches Seymour Remenick (1923-1999) American; Philadelphia, PA. Oil on canvas painting Folk Singers and musicians.Seymour Remeni...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

The Oracles Decree All Men Are Equal
Located in Denver, CO
The Oracles Decree All Men Are Equal, an original vintage 1968 oil painting by mid-century Denver, Colorado artist, Edward Marecak (1919-1993) depicting abstracted female figures wit...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

"Molly"
Located in Detroit, MI
Betty Brownlee is an American artist who paints in an Impressionistic Realism style. She received her BFA and MFA from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. Other well-known i...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait of Eugene Higgins, Age 80.
Located in Storrs, CT
Portrait of Eugene Higgins, Age 80. 1954. Oil on canvas. 30 x 25 (framed 35 x 30). Signed and dated lower right. Cole and Higgins (1874-1958), both lived in Lyme, Connecticut. Higg...
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1950s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Little Boy with a Fish
Located in Pasadena, CA
Frances E. Parker was active/lived in California, Montana. Frances Parker is known for Portrait Painting. Frances E. Parker Born in Montana in 1887. Parker graduated from USC in 1...
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Large Figure Painting in Oil, Circa 1960s
Located in San Francisco, CA
This circa 1960s oil on canvas female figure beside a window is by San Francisco painter Jack Freeman (1938-2014). Freeman studied at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, landscape and...
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1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

1950's Oil Painting of Female Nude Seated
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1957 century oil on canvas figure painting of a woman on a chair using warm tones is by Oakland artist Rip Matteson (1920-2011). Matteson was educated at U.C. Berkeley, C.C.A.C,...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Bathhouse" WPA American Scene Abstract Figurative Mid-Century 1940s Regionalism
Located in New York, NY
Vincent Campanella (1915 – 2001), "Bathhouse," 20 x 36 inches, circa 1940s, signed, oil on canvas. Born in New York in 1915, Campanella studied at the Leonardo Da Vinci Art School w...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Picnic
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Anton Refregier Title: Picnic Year: 1959 Medium: Oil on Masonite, signed and dated l.r. Size: 24 x 44 inches (61 x 112 cm) Frame: 31.5 x 51.5 inches
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1950s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

1940's Abstract Modernist Charming Figural Interior Portrait Painting New York
Located in Buffalo, NY
An original oil on board by American modern female artist Harriet Holden Nash. This early figurative work is charming and rare housed in a contemporary archival frame presentation. ...
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1940s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Illustration Board

1972 Gestural Oil Painting Boat in Harbor Figural Abstraction Raoul Middleman
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Raoul Middleman (born 1935 in Baltimore, Maryland) is an American painter. Middleman has been a member of the Maryland Institute College of Art faculty since 1961. American Universit...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

Cafe
Located in Dallas, TX
Donald Vogel’s paintings reflect his interest in seeking beauty in life and in sharing pleasure with his viewers. Vogel entreats us to "rejoice and celebrate each new day, knowing it...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Tending the Garden
Located in Missouri, MO
Robert Elton Tindall (1913-1983) "Tending the Garden" (Girl with a Hoe) c. 1940 Egg Tempera with Resin Oil Glazes on Panel Signed Lower Left Site: 10 x 9 inches Framed: 15 x 14 inch...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Egg Tempera, Wood Panel

May 1, 1970 (Taos, New Mexico)
Located in Denver, CO
Original vintage signed oil painting of Taos, New Mexico with adobes in the foreground and mountains in the background in spring (May 1) by New Mexico woman artist, Anna Keener (1895...
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1970s American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil

"The Model #5" Floating Mystical Pastel Female Nude on Dark Ground
Located in Detroit, MI
"The Model #5" is a pastel on paper showing a nude female figure emerging from what appears to be an evening darkening mist where a distant landscape is suggested or perhaps she is e...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Pastel

Untitled (Colorado Mountain Town)
Located in Denver, CO
Original vintage circa 1950 mid-century modern painting by Denver artist, Paul K Smith (1893-1977) depicting rooftops and houses in a mining town in the Colorado mountains. Painted ...
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Mid-20th Century American Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

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