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Outsider Folk Art American Mid-Century Naive WWII Self Taught "Victory for Now"
Located in New York, NY
Outsider Folk Art American Mid-Century Naive WWII Self Taught "Victory for Now" Ralph Fasanella (1914-_1997) "Victory and After,” gouache on paper. Signed, titled and dated 1945 lo...
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Outsider Art 1940s Paintings

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Paper, Gouache

Tribesmen with Headdresses
Located in Miami, FL
Tempera mixed with gum arabic and alcohol on Renaissance Panel "Robert Riggs was awarded the Gold Medal for Excellence by the New York Art Directors Club for ten consecutive years a...
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American Realist 1940s Paintings

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Tempera

The Palm Tree
Located in Palm Desert, CA
A painting by Alexander Calder. "The Palm Tree" is an oil on canvas painting executed in a bright palette primarily of blues, red, yellow, orange and black and depicting an abstracte...
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Post-War 1940s Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The Accordionist
Located in West Hollywood, CA
An exceptional original watercolor by American artist Byron Randall. "The Accordionist", is an original watercolor on heavy paper, signed, c.1945, with an image dimension of 30.5 ...
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Expressionist 1940s Paintings

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Watercolor

Marie Laurencin Portrait of a Young Woman Oil on Canvas Signed Lower Left
Located in Paris, FR
Marie Laurencin, Young Woman Ca. 1941-42 Oil on canvas. Signed “Marie Laurencin” on the lower right. Reference : Marchesseau 1100, p. 448 Provenance: Galerie Hervé Odermatt, Paris, F...
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Expressionist 1940s Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Portrait of Bradnock Principal Worcester College in Car, Malvern, oil painting
Located in London, GB
This superb British portrait oil painting is by Scottish born artist John Rankine Barclay. It was painted circa 1940 when Barclay was already living in St Ives Cornwall. The sitter i...
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Realist 1940s Paintings

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Oil

Iron Ore Derrick, Philadelphia
Located in Concord, MA
PAUL STARRETT SAMPLE (1896-1974) Iron Ore Derrick, Philadelphia, n.d. Watercolor on paper 10 1/2 x 14 1/8 inches (sight) Signed at lower left: PAUL SAMPLE Inscribed on the reve...
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American Modern 1940s Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

The Village
Located in Cleveland, OH
Raphael Gleitsmann [Cleveland, OH; 1910-1995] The Village Signed & Dated 1947 Lower-Left; Inscribed "Germany 1945" Lower-Left (signed, titled and dated on reverse) Oil on Masonite 35...
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American Realist 1940s Paintings

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Masonite, Oil

Peaks of St. Gervais
Located in Palm Desert, CA
A painting by Edgar Alwin Payne. "Peaks of St. Gervais" is an oil on canvas painting executed in a palette primarily of blues, greens and earth tones and depicting the Peaks of St. G...
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Abstract Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

A Charm Against All Evils, Modern Cubist Painting by Benjamin Benno 1941
Located in Long Island City, NY
An original oil painting on canvas by Benjamin Benno, American (1901 - 1980) measuring 24 x 30 inches, signed and dated upper left. By the early 1930's Benno had established a reput...
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Cubist 1940s Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Landscape with Mountains" 1944 Gouache Scene
Located in San Francisco, CA
Entitled "Landscape with Mountains" this 1944 abstracted gouache on paper landscape is by Expressionist West Coast artist Byron Randall (1918-1999). His work is held in permanent col...
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American Modern 1940s Paintings

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Paper, Gouache

Equilateral Variations
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Presenting for the first time in decades, an exceptional geometric abstract oil painting by American artist Philip Pinner, 1910-1977. Equilateral Variations, is an original oil on ...
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Abstract 1940s Paintings

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Oil

Anchors and Stars
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Presenting a rare and early original watercolor by internationally recognized pin-up artist Albert Vargas. Vargas was known for his depiction of beautiful women, published on coun...
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Art Deco 1940s Paintings

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Watercolor

Tea Time
Located in Los Angeles, CA
FLORENCE WALTON POMEROY "TEA TIME" OIL ON CANVAS, SIGNED AMERICAN, C. 1940 ORIGINAL FRAME 27 X 24 INCHES Florence Walton Pomeroy 1889-1981 Florence Walton Pomeroy was born in...
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American Realist 1940s Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Begur Costa Brava Spanish seascape oil on canvas painting
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Painter and watercolorist, Josep Guardiola held his first solo exhibition at the Galerías Layetanas in Barcelona, ​​in 1933. Later, he will continue to show his work in personal exhi...
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Post-Modern 1940s Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Ballerina in Dressing Room - British 40's exhib art ballet portrait oil painting
Located in London, GB
This beautiful exhibited British 1940's interior portrait oil painting is by noted artist Francis Edwin Hodge. Painted in 1941 it was first exhibited at the Royal Academy that year e...
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Realist 1940s Paintings

Materials

Oil

Portrait of Freda the Springer Spaniel - British animal oil painting dog art
Located in London, GB
This beautiful British portrait oil painting of a dog is by noted female animal artist Florence Mabel Hollams. Painted in 1943 the painting is of Freda, a black and white Springer Sp...
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Realist 1940s Paintings

Materials

Oil

"ROLLING HILLS" LARGE PIECE 40" x 48" ORIGINALLY FROM HIS DAUGHTERS COLLECTION
Located in San Antonio, TX
Birger Sandzen (1871-1954) Kansas / Colorado Artist Image Size: 40.5 x 48 Frame Size: 49.5 x 57 Medium: Oil Untitled "ROLLING HILLS" Has his daughter's name on the verso. This paint...
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Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Oil

Malcesine Trail, Lake Garda
Located in Geneva, CH
Jean Dries, pseudonym of Jean Driesbach, born in Bar-le-Duc (Meuse) on October 19, 1905 and died in Paris on February 26, 1973, is a French painter. Lorraine by his origins, born th...
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Modern 1940s Paintings

Materials

Watercolor

A Dog Named Victor
Located in London, GB
'A Dog Named Victor', India ink and pencil on art paper, by Louis Latapie (circa 1940s). Standing proudly in a garden, Victor (perhaps a boxer?) is an athletic canine with an indepen...
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1940s Paintings

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Paper, India Ink

City Lights - Mid 20th Century Impressionist Oil Pastel of Winter City by Mason
Located in GB
William Mason (1906-2002) was a painter born in Newport, Wales, who studied at Newport College of Art and the Royal College of Art. Aside from painting he also taught at Scarborough...
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Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Oil Pastel

Santa Fe, New Mexico
Located in Cleveland, OH
Frank Wilcox 1949 Signed & Dated Lower-Left Oil on Masonite 21.5 x 29.5 inches 26.5 x 34.25 (framed)
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American Modern 1940s Paintings

Materials

Masonite, Oil

Portrait of the Artist with Four Original, Signed Watercolor Seascapes by Artist
Located in Doylestown, PA
This group of five pieces of artworks includes an original 16" x 20" oil on canvas portrait of Noble F. Beacham by Floyd James Torbert from New Hope, Pennsylvania, painted in 1979 an...
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American Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Watercolor, Board, Canvas, Oil

Gunnison, Colorado 1940s Modernist Mountain Landscape Painting, Green, Blue, Red
Located in Denver, CO
1940s modernist mountain landscape painting, near Gunnison, Colorado with a white farmhouse and out buldings and trees in a meadow/valley with mountains in the background. Painted in...
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American Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Oil, Board

Mid Century Autumn Valley Landscape
Located in Soquel, CA
Quaint mid century folk art painting of an autumn valley by Farris (American, 20th Century)Signed "Farris" lower left. Tag on verso from Ohio frame shop is dated 1949. Displayed in a...
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American Impressionist 1940s Paintings

Materials

Oil, Cardboard, Canvas

Cessy
Located in Geneva, CH
French painter of the twentieth century. Work on wood Brown wooden frame 51 x 58 x 4 cm
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Modern 1940s Paintings

Materials

Oil

"THE IRISH FLATS" VERY RARE SUBJECT HISTORICAL SAN ANTONIO AREA DEVELOPED 1830
Located in San Antonio, TX
Porfirio Salinas (1910-1973) San Antonio Artist Image Size: 24 x 30 Frame Size: 37 x 43 Medium: Oil Circa 1940s "Irish Flats" "Irish Flats" One of his more unusual subjects. Located ...
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Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Oil

Tango
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Presenting a just discovered mixed media painting by American artist Robert McIntosh, (1916-2010.) Tango, is an original mixed media gouache on heavy artists paper, signed, dated 1...
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Abstract 1940s Paintings

Materials

Mixed Media

Landscape in Provence Watercolor Painting by Francois Pascal
Located in Atlanta, GA
Francois Pascal, France (? - 1948). Francois Pascal was a member of the official painters of the French National Navy. He was nominated in 1936. Lovely watercolor painting on Arches ...
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Academic 1940s Paintings

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Watercolor

Viking Ship, Seascape with Reflection, Landscape, Dated and Signed
Located in Doylestown, PA
"Viking Ship" is an oil on canvas seascape/landscape of a Viking ship and its reflection in a smooth body of water. The painting measures 20 1/2" x 24 1/4", it is signed "C Bertram H...
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American Impressionist 1940s Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Peter Grubb
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Board Signature: Signed Lower Left
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1940s Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Untitled (Black and Blue Series) Vintage 1941 Abstracted Structure Painting
Located in Denver, CO
Charles Bunnell original vintage 1941 signed painting from the artist's Black and Blue Series, Abstract Structure style. Watercolor, Ink and Charcoal on paper in colors of black, wh...
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American Modern 1940s Paintings

Materials

Charcoal, Ink, Watercolor

'California Hills, Lilac and Rose', Palm Springs, Golden Gate Exhibition, LACMA
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, 'Wm. P. Krehm' for William Krehm (American, 1901-1968) and painted circa 1940. A period oil painting showing a mountainous, desert landscape at dusk, most likely...
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Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Oil, Board

Tribesmen with Headdresses
Located in Miami, FL
"Robert Riggs was awarded the Gold Medal for Excellence by the New York Art Directors Club for ten consecutive years and received many additional awards." He was elected to the Socie...
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American Realist 1940s Paintings

Materials

Tempera

"Mexican Mountains," Hendrik Glintenkamp, Modernist Landscape
Located in New York, NY
Hendrik (Henry) J Glintenkamp (1887 - 1946) Mexican Mountains, 1940 Oil on canvas 32 x 26 inches Signed lower left; signed and dated on the reverse The painter and illustrator Henry...
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American Modern 1940s Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The Procession
Located in Geneva, CH
Swiss artist born in 1915 and dead in 2005. Painter and engraver. Landscapes, nudes, still lifes. Book illustration, lithograph and poster. Work on canvas
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Modern 1940s Paintings

Materials

Oil

'Study of a Young Woman', Tonalism
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Initialed lower right, 'A.F' (American, 20th century) and painted circa 1940. A tonalist study of a young woman with bobbed brown hair, shown gazing to the viewer's left and painted ...
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1940s Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Board

Tribesmen with Headdresses
Located in Miami, FL
Tempera mixed with gum arabic and alcohol on Renaissance Panel "Robert Riggs was awarded the Gold Medal for Excellence by the New York Art Directors Club for ten consecutive years a...
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American Realist 1940s Paintings

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Tempera

From The Terrace ( Via Dei Serpenti, 90, Roma)
Located in Lawrence, NY
In 1951, just returning from a Pepsi Scholarship in Rome, Mitchell moved to an area near the South Street Seaport in Lower Manhattan known as Coenties Slip. Surrounding Jeanette Park...
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Abstract Expressionist 1940s Paintings

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Oil

'Peaches, Apples and Roses', Paris, Royal Danish Academy, Charlottenborg Gallery
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, 'Vantore' for Erik Mogens Christian Vantore (Danish, 1895-1977) and painted circa 1945. Born in Copenhagen in 1895, Mogens Vantore first studied with his father,...
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Post-Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Seated Nude
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Hans Burkhardt was born in Basel, Switzerland in 1904, emigrating to New York in 1924. Upon his arrival to New York, he became associated with the pioneers of what was to later emerg...
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Art Deco 1940s Paintings

Materials

Oil Pastel

Arundel Sussex - Australian Impressionist 40's art oil painting river landscape
Located in London, GB
This lovely oil painting is by listed Australian artist William Longstaff. It depicts a river landscape at Arundel in Sussex. Very vibrant and painted circa 1940 and from a collectio...
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Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Oil

Seated Nude Model in Art Class - British 40's Slade School portrait oil painting
Located in London, GB
This superb Post Impressionist Slade School female full length seated nude portrait oil painting is by female artist E A Jay. Painted in the 1940's, the sitter is a model in a women'...
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Post-Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Oil

Nude in Life Class with Green Shoes - British 40's Slade School art oil painting
Located in London, GB
This superb Post Impressionist Slade School female full length seated nude portrait oil painting is by female artist E A Jay. Painted in the 1940's, the sitter is a model in a women'...
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Post-Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Oil

Female Nude Women's Art Class Portrait - British 40's Slade School oil painting
Located in London, GB
This superb Post Impressionist Slade School female full length seated nude portrait oil painting is by female artist E A Jay. Painted in the 1940's, the sitter is a model in a women'...
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Post-Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Oil

Nature Morte a la coupe de Fruits - Post Impressionist Still Life - Marcel Dyf
Located in Marlow, Buckinghamshire
A beautiful oil on canvas circa 1940 by sought after French post impressionist painter Marcel Dyf depicting a bowl of fruit set on a table beside a glass and a tankard. Signature: ...
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Post-Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Study of a Marble Bust - British 40's Slade School art still life oil painting
Located in London, GB
This superb still life oil painting is by talented female artist E A Jay. The composition is a study of a creamy marble bust of a male head and shoulders against a folded brown clot...
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Post-Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Oil

'Seated Nude', Paris, Royal Danish Academy, Charlottenborg, Bornholm, Benezit
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Signed lower right, 'Mogens Hertz' (Danish, 1909-1999) and dated 1949. A substantial, Post-Impressionist figural oil showing a pregnant young woman, draped from the waist down, with...
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Post-Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Village of Troinex, Switzerland
Located in Geneva, CH
Swiss Painter Painter born in 1887. Died in 1955. Work on canvas Beige wooden frame 68,5 x 77,5 x 3,5 cm
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Modern 1940s Paintings

Materials

Oil

Italian Abstract Work on Paper Color Field Non-Objective European Mid-Century
Located in New York, NY
Italian Abstract Work on Paper Color Field Non-Objective European Mid-Century - "Gonage" Dorazio completed "Gonage" in 1949 when just after the artist had been awarded a stipend by ...
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Abstract 1940s Paintings

Materials

Gouache, Board

Antique Southern School American Modernist Regional Original Oil Painting
Located in Buffalo, NY
Antique American modernist painting of regional landscape. Oil on board, circa 1940. Unsigned. Displayed in a period frame. Image, 22"L x 32"H.
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Modern 1940s Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Margaret Balzer
Located in Washington, DC
Painting by Margaret Balzer Cantieni (1914-2002). Tempera on wood board. Signed in lower right corner "Balzer '46". Painting measures 1 1" x 14" with frame 16 1/2" x 19 1/2". Marga...
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Abstract 1940s Paintings

Materials

Board, Egg Tempera

Portrait of a Girl in Nature - Mid 20th Century Oil by Michael D'Aguilar
Located in GB
Baron Michael D`Aguilar was born on May 15, 1922 in London to Spanish parents. He was brother of the artist Paul D`Aguilar. He spent much of his early life in Spain. He studied at...
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Post-Impressionist 1940s Paintings

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Oil

"Still life with sailing ship" Orange cm 55 x40 about 1940/1945 Oil
Located in Torino, IT
Dora Maar,Picasso,Orange, Red,still life,1940 , Atelier stamp lower left and on back signature with initials DM Dora Maar, original name Henrietta Theodora Markovitch (Marković),...
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French School 1940s Paintings

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Canvas, 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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American Modern 1940s Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Natura Morta con ostriche, de Pisis (Still Life Oysters Painting)
Located in Aerdenhout, NL
Filippo de Pisis Natura Morta con Ostriche 1948 Oil on canvas 30.3 x 45.3 cm Description: Filippo de Pisis was an Italian painter and poet known for his still lifes and cityscapes ...
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Modern 1940s Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Moored Boat, Milton Avery (American Modern Maritime Scene Watercolor )
Located in Aerdenhout, NL
Milton Avery Moored Boat 1948 watercolor and charcoal on paper 57 x 77 cm signed bottom left Provenance: Mark Borghi Fine art, New York, USA private collection, USA The work was ma...
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American Modern 1940s Paintings

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Paper, Charcoal, Watercolor

Wellfleet, George Grosz, 1940 (Modernist Landscape Watercolour)
Located in Aerdenhout, NL
George Grosz Wellfleet 1940 watercolor, gouache and ink on paper 34.5 x 42 cm Signed, dated, and titled "GROSZ/40/..." l.l., inscribed indistinctly "29..." on the reverse. Descripti...
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Modern 1940s Paintings

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Paper, Ink, Watercolor, Gouache