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Jean Miotte - Abstract Composition - Original Signed Lithograph
By Jean Miotte
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Jean Miotte - Original Signed Lithograph Title: Abstract Composition Dimensions: 20 x 16 cm Edition: 85/180 Signed and Numbered in pencil Jean Miotte, 1926 - 2016 Miotte came of ar...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Jean Miotte - Abstract Composition - Original Signed Lithograph
By Jean Miotte
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Jean Miotte - Rare Original Signed Lithograph Title: Abstract Composition Dimensions: 76 x 56 cm Edition: 98/150 Signed and Numbered in pencil Jean Miotte, 1926 - 2016 Miotte came ...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Aquatint

Jean Miotte - Abstract Composition - Original Signed Lithograph
By Jean Miotte
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Jean Miotte - Rare Original Signed Lithograph Title: Abstract Composition Dimensions: 76 x 56 cm Edition: 64/99 Signed and Numbered in pencil Jean Miotte, 1926 - 2016 Miotte came o...
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1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Aquatint

Jean Miotte - Abstract Composition - Original Signed Lithograph
By Jean Miotte
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Jean Miotte - Rare Original Signed Lithograph Title: Abstract Composition Dimensions: 76 x 56 cm Edition: 64/99 Signed and Numbered in pencil Jean Miotte, 1926 - 2016 Miotte came o...
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1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Aquatint

Jean Miotte - Abstract Composition - Original Signed Lithograph
By Jean Miotte
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Jean Miotte - Rare Original Signed Lithograph Title: Abstract Composition Dimensions: 76 x 56 cm Edition: 64/99 Signed and Numbered in pencil
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1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Aquatint

Jean Miotte - Abstract Composition - Original Signed Lithograph
By Jean Miotte
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Jean Miotte - Rare Original Signed Lithograph Title: Abstract Composition Dimensions: 76 x 56 cm Edition: 64/99 Signed and Numbered in pencil
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1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Aquatint

Many Fans, Work on Paper, Contemporary Abstract Monotype, Original Signed Print
By a.muse
Located in New york, NY
Many Fans by a.muse, 2017 is 15" x 11" -- 1/1, dated, titled, signed recto (on front) by artist. An intaglio printmaking process (made on an etching press), the piece is an original ...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Prints

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Ink, Rag Paper, Intaglio, Monotype

Change, Abstract Contemporary Work on Paper, Original Signed Monotype
By a.muse
Located in New york, NY
Change, 2018 by a.muse is 15" x 11", is dated, titled, signed by artist on verso (back of work). The contemporary piece is an abstract work on paper, an original print, in an edition...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Prints

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Rag Paper, Intaglio, Monotype, Color

Jean Miotte - Constant Eye I - Original Signed Lithograph
By Jean Miotte
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Jean Miotte - Rare Original Signed Lithograph Title: Abstract Composition Dimensions: 76 x 56 cm Edition: /66 Hand-Signed in pencil L'Oeil Constant, Vence, Pierre Chave, 2001.
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Early 2000s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Aquatint

Abstract Composition - Signs on Yellow - Original Lithograph by Hans Hartung
By Hans Hartung
Located in Roma, IT
From the portfolio“San Lazzaro et ses Amis. Hommage au fondateur de la revue XXe siècle”. Published by XXe Siècle, Paris, in 1975. Not signed. Excellent conditions.
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Decoupage VI - Original Signed Screen Print - 1995
By Maurice Estève
Located in Paris, FR
Maurice ESTÈVE (1904-2001) Découpage VI Original screen print (silkscreen) Plate signed On LanaPrime 250g/m² vellum 20 x 25 cm (c. 8 x 10 in) Limited to 500 copies, numbered on the ...
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1990s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Screen

Composition with Black - Original screen print Signed "Alfieri" - 1970s
Located in Roma, IT
Composition with black is original screen print realized by an Italian artist in the 1970s. Hand-signed "Alfieri" on the lower right. Numbered on the lower left, edition of 77/100 ...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Screen

Jean Miotte - Abstract Composition - Original Signed Etching
By Jean Miotte
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Jean Miotte - Original Signed Etching 1994 Dimensions: 41 x 33 cm Signed and numbered in pencil Edition: /60 From Près du mur
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1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Etching

Jean Miotte - Abstract Composition - Original Signed Etching
By Jean Miotte
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Jean Miotte - Original Signed Etching 1994 Dimensions: 41 x 33 cm Signed and numbered in pencil Edition: /60 From Près du mur Jean Miotte, 1926 - 2016 Miotte came of artistic age i...
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1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Etching

Jean Miotte - Abstract Composition - Original Signed Etching
By Jean Miotte
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Jean Miotte - Original Signed Etching 1994 Dimensions: 41 x 33 cm Signed and numbered in pencil Edition: /60 From Près du mur
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1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Etching

Jean Miotte - Abstract Composition - Original Signed Etching
By Jean Miotte
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Jean Miotte - Original Signed Etching 1994 Dimensions: 41 x 33 cm Signed and numbered in pencil Edition: /60 From Près du mur
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1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Etching

"Pura Vida" original color woodcut print signed by Carol Summers
By Carol Summers
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Pura Vida" is an original color woodcut signed by Carol Summers. A multi-colored piece shows a waterfall with red flames behind it in the middle of the piece. On the left stands a t...
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1980s Contemporary Abstract Prints

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Woodcut

"Pending", Original Abstract Screenprint, Titled, Signed, and Numbered in Pencil
By Josef Albers
Located in Detroit, MI
This exquisite green, blue, and gray abstract screenprint, titled "Pending", is from a series by one of the most influential teachers of the visual arts in the 20th century, Josef Al...
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1960s Bauhaus Abstract Prints

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Ink, Screen

Antoni Clavé - Signed Original Lithograph - Blue Abstract Composition
By Antoni Clavé
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Antoni Clavé - Original Lithograph - Blue Abstract Composition Dimensions: 56 x 75 mm. Original lithograph of Antoni Clavé Edition: 298/300 Hand-Signed and Numbered Shipped unframe...
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1940s Modern Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

"Trompe L'Oeil," Original Color Lithograph Abstract signed by Saul Steinberg
By Saul Steinberg
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Trompe L'Oeil is an original color lithograph by Saul Steinberg. The artist signed the piece in the lower right and wrote the edition number (6/50) in the lower left. This piece sho...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

'Early American Pop' signed giclée print on watercolor after 1966 original
By David Barnett
Located in Milwaukee, WI
‘Early American Pop’ is a giclée print on watercolor paper after the 1966 original, signed by the artist in the lower right. Reminiscent of patterns from stamp art and quilt art, ‘Ea...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Abstract Prints

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Giclée

The Word and the Sign - Original Screen Print by Rafael Alberti - 1973
By Rafael Alberti
Located in Roma, IT
The Word and the Sign is an original Screen Print realized by Rafael Alberti (El Puerto de Santa Maria 1902 – El Puerto de Santa Maria 1999) in 1973. This print was made for the ina...
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1970s Contemporary Abstract Prints

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Screen

'l’Oiseau Destructeur' original abstract etching signed by Joan Miró
By Joan Miró
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'l’Oiseau Destructeur' original etching signed by the famed Surrealist painter and printmaker Joan Miró. By the 1960s, Miró was at the height of his career as an artist, and prints l...
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1960s Surrealist Abstract Prints

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Paper, Etching, Aquatint

"Casual Encounter," Original Abstract Lithograph of signed by Michael Knigin
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Casual Encounter" is an original color lithograph by Michael Knigin. The artist signed the piece lower right and titled it lower left. This artwork is edition number 147/300. It fea...
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1980s Pop Art Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

'L'esquimo fiévreux' original abstract etching on linen signed by Joan Miró
By Joan Miró
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'L'esquimo fiévreux' original etching signed by the famed Surrealist painter and printmaker Joan Miró. By the 1960s, Miró was at the height of his career as an artist, and prints lik...
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1960s Surrealist Abstract Prints

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Paper, Etching, Aquatint

Untitled, Hand-Signed Original Limited Edition Lithograph
By Joan Miró
Located in New York, NY
Untitled, Lithograph ll Hand-signed Lithograph 13.25 x 10 88/150
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Untitled, Hand-Signed Original Limited Edition Lithograph
By Joan Miró
Located in New York, NY
Untitled, Lithograph ll Hand-signed Lithograph 13.25 x 10 88/150
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Geneviève Claisse - Minimalist Composition - Original Signed Lithograph
By Geneviève Claisse
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Geneviève Claisse - Kinetic Composition II - Original Signed Lithograph Publisher Stamp 86 x 61 cm Edition: 2/30 Geneviève CLAISSE, born in 1935 in France, a relative to Auguste He...
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2010s Abstract Geometric Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Geneviève Claisse - Kinetic Composition - Original Signed Lithograph
By Geneviève Claisse
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Geneviève Claisse - Kinetic Composition - Original Signed Lithograph Publisher Stamp Edition: EA Geneviève CLAISSE, born in 1935 in France, a relative to Auguste Herbin. She is rec...
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2010s Abstract Geometric Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Signs - Original Lithograph by Leo Guida - 1970s
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Signs is an original Contemporary artwork realized in the 1970s by the italian artist Leo Guida. Original Lithograph on paper. On the lower margin is written, in pencil, "Prova 2"...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Sonia Delaunay - Colorful Composition - Signed Original Lithograph
By Sonia Delaunay
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Sonia Delaunay - Composition Original Lithograph Signed Circa 1960 Dimensions: 76 x 56 cm Sonia Delaunay was known for her vivid use of color and her bold, abstract patterns, break...
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1960s Abstract Geometric Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Original Signed Lithograph by Joan Miró, M.858
By Joan Miró
Located in Stockholm, SE
Joan Miró (1893-1983) lithograph in colours, 1972, on Rives, from Miro Lithographs I, plate IV, from the suite of eleven, signed and numbered Miró LV/LXXX (55/80) in pencil, in ver...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Paper, Lithograph

Lithographe l, Plate A, Hand-Signed Original Limited Edition Lithograph
By Joan Miró
Located in New York, NY
Lithographe l, Plate A, 1972 Hand-signed Lithograph on velin de Rives 13.25 x 10.25 74/150
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Lithographe l, Plate B, Hand-Signed Original Limited Edition Lithograph
By Joan Miró
Located in New York, NY
Lithographe l, Plate B, 1972 Hand-signed Lithograph on velin de Rives 13.25 x 10.25 74/150
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

"Shell," Original Etching signed by Arthur Luiz Piza
By Arthur Luiz Piza
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Shell" is an original etching by Arthur Luiz Piza. It depicts an abstract, textured shell in the shape of an egg. The artist signed the piece lower right and wrote the edition numbe...
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1960s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Etching

Geneviève Claisse - Kinetic Composition II - Original Signed Lithograph
By Geneviève Claisse
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Geneviève Claisse - Kinetic Composition II - Original Signed Lithograph Publisher Stamp Edition: EA Geneviève CLAISSE, born in 1935 in France, a relative to Auguste Herbin. She is ...
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2010s Abstract Geometric Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

'Human Geography' original signed mixed media artwork
By David Barnett
Located in Milwaukee, WI
Originally drawn in 1964 while Barnett was still in high school, ‘Human Geography’ depicts an anthropomorphic figure assembled from the continents. Featuring the simultaneous points ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Abstract Prints

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Mixed Media, Paper, Giclée

Robert Motherwell Tricolor 137 Original Lithograph Signed Numbered
By Robert Motherwell
Located in Buffalo, NY
Artist: Robert Motherwell Title: Tricolor 137 Year: 1973 Medium: Lithograph on Arches, signed and numbered in pencil Edition: 125 aside from 15 artist's proofs 22 in. x 14 in. (55.88...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Sonia Delaunay - The Three Graces - Signed Original Lithograph
By Sonia Delaunay
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Sonia Delaunay - The Three Graces - Original Lithograph Signed and numbered Edition : 21/100 Circa 1970 Dimensions: 48 x 38 cm Sonia Delaunay was known for her vivid use of color an...
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1970s Abstract Geometric Abstract Prints

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Etching

Eau forte 2 - Original Etching Hand Signed and Numbered (BNF #2)
By Pierre Soulages
Located in Paris, FR
Pierre SOULAGES Eau-forte II Original etching, 1952 Hand signed in pencil Numbered /100 copies On Arches vellum, size 50 x 66 cm (c. 20 x 26 in) With Lacourière dry stamp Very good ...
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1950s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Etching

Theo Tobiasse "Woman" Original Color Lithograph Signed / Numbered c.1960s
By Théo Tobiasse
Located in San Francisco, CA
Theo Tobiasse (1927-2012) "Woman" Original Color Lithograph Signed / Numbered c.1960s Titled "Woman" Dimensions 27" x 20.5". The frame measures 36.5" x 30.25". Signed and numbered...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

"Surprise Package," Original Color Silkscreen signed by Ruth Grotenrath
By Ruth Grotenrath
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Surprise Package" is an original color silkscreen by Ruth Grotenrath. It depicts an abstract pattern of Christmas presents wrapped in white, blue, and red. The artist signed the pie...
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1950s Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Screen

Flying Colors - Abstraction, 1974 - Original lithograph, Signed
By Alexander Calder
Located in Paris, FR
Alexander CALDER Flying Colors - Abstraction, 1974 Original Lithograph Printed signature in the plate On vellum 66 x 51 cm (c. 26 x 20 inch) Authenticated by the blind stamp of the ...
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1970s American Modern Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Flying Colors - Spiral, 1974 - Original lithograph, Signed
By Alexander Calder
Located in Paris, FR
Alexander CALDER Flying Colors - Spiral, 1974 Original Lithograph Printed signature in the plate On vellum 51 x 66 cm (c. 20 x 26 inch) Authenticated by the blind stamp of the edito...
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1970s American Modern Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Flying Colors - Rings, 1974 - Original lithograph, Signed
By Alexander Calder
Located in Paris, FR
Alexander CALDER Flying Colors - Rings, 1974 Original Lithograph Printed signature in the plate On vellum 66 x 51 cm (c. 26 x 20 inch) Authenticated by the blind stamp of the editor...
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1970s American Modern Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Letter A - Original Lithograph Signed in the Plate
By Antoni Tàpies
Located in Paris, FR
Antoni Tapiès Letter A Original lithograph, 1976 Signed in the plate On Arches vellum, size 55 x 75 cm (c. 21,5 x 29,5 in) Very good condition REFERENCE : Catalog raisonné Galfetti...
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1970s Modern Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Surrealist Storm, Germaine, 1969 - Original Signed Heliogravure
By Man Ray
Located in Paris, FR
Man Ray (Emmanuel Radnitsky, aka) Surrealist Storm, Germaine, 1969 Original heliogravure signed in the plate On vellum, 20,5 x 14,5 cm (c. 8 x 5,7 inch) Numbered /50 copies INFORMA...
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1960s Surrealist Abstract Prints

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Etching

Signs - Original Lithograph by Leo Guida - 1970s
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Signs is an original Contemporary artwork realized in the 1970s by the italian artist Leo Guida. Original Lithograph on paper. On the lower margin is written, in pencil, "Prova" (...
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1970s Contemporary Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Signs - Original Lithograph by Leo Guida - 1970s
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Signs is an original Contemporary artwork realized in the 1970s by the italian artist Leo Guida. Original Lithograph on paper. Hand-signed and numbered in pencil on the lower marg...
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1970s Contemporary Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Zao Wou-ki - Moments - Original Aquatint with Hand-Signed Justification
By Zao Wou-Ki
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Zao Wou-ki - Moments - Original Aquatint Edition of 130 Dimensions: 34.2 x 30.5 cm Vellum paper BFK Rives 1996 Bibliography: Jørgen Ågerup, Zao Wou-Ki: The Graphic Work, A Catalogue ...
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1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Aquatint

"Poly-Quad-Pod," Original Color Collagraph signed by Joseph Rozman
By Joseph Rozman
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Poly-Quad-Pod" is an original color collagraph signed, titled, and numbered in the lower part of the print. This piece is edition 9/10 and is by the artist Joseph Rozman. It depicts...
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1960s Surrealist Abstract Prints

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Color

"Christmas Traditions 30119" Original Color Silkscreen signed by Ruth Grotenrath
By Ruth Grotenrath
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Christmas Traditions 30119" is an original color silkscreen signed in screen on verso by Ruth Grotenrath. This piece depicts patterns in green and red as well as other Christmas ima...
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1950s American Modern Abstract Prints

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Screen

"Still Life," an Original Color Serigraph signed by Hunt Slonem
By Hunt Slonem
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Still Life" is an original color serigraph signed and dated in the lower right by the artist Hunt Slonem. This is edition 13/30. 26 1/4" x 19 1/2" image 29 3/4" x 21 7/8" paper 36...
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1980s Contemporary Abstract Prints

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Screen

"Red Dragon" (Los Animales) Original Color Collagraph signed by Joseph Rozman
By Joseph Rozman
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Red Dragon" is an original color collograph by Wisconsin artist Joseph Rozman and part of his "Los Animales" portfolio. The edition, title, signature, and date are written beneath t...
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1960s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Paper, Ink

Flying Colors - Blue Balls, 1974 - Original lithograph, Signed
By Alexander Calder
Located in Paris, FR
Alexander CALDER Flying Colors - Blue Balls, 1974 Original Lithograph Printed signature in the plate On vellum 66 x 51 cm (c. 26 x 20 inch) Authenticated by the blind stamp of the e...
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1970s American Modern Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Composition - Original Lithograph on Cardboard signed "Campus" - 1989
Located in Roma, IT
Composition is an original lithograph artwork on cardboard, realized by an unknown artist and signed "Campus", in 1889. Hand-signed I pencil on the lower right. Numbered on the lo...
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1980s Contemporary Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

L'Album de la Ferrage, Plate 10, Original, Hand-Signed Lithograph
By Alberto Magnelli
Located in New York, NY
Original lithograph in six colors, signed in pencil, from the Album de la Ferrage. Editions XXème Siècle, Paris and Léon Amiel, New York. Edition : 50 signed proofs + 20 H.C....
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Late 20th Century Abstract Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Landscape - Original Lithograph on Paper signed "B. Mesko" - 1966
Located in Roma, IT
Landscape is a beautiful original lithograph on paper signed "B. Mesko". Hand-signed on the lower right. Dated on the lower left, 1966, E.A Sheet dimension: 70 x 57.5 Good condit...
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1960s Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

"Light on Water" Original Color Lithograph signed on verso by Emmi Whitehorse
By Emmi Whitehorse
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Light on Water" is an original 13 color lithograph with pochoir from 4 aluminum plates and 1 mylar stencil. It was created by the artist Emmi Whitehorse and is signed on the back. I...
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Early 2000s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Lithograph, Stencil

Hidden Signs - Original Lithograph by Plinio Mesciulam - 1970s
By Plinio Mesciulam
Located in Roma, IT
Hidden Signs is an original print realized by Plinio Mesciulam in the 1970s. Colored lithograph. Good conditions, except for two folds along the left margin. The artwork is hand-si...
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1970s Contemporary Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

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Abstract Prints Original Signed For Sale on 1stDibs

You are likely to find exactly the abstract prints original signed you’re looking for on 1stDibs, as there is a broad range for sale. In our selection of items, you can find Abstract examples as well as a Contemporary version. Finding the perfect abstract prints original signed may mean sifting through those created during different time periods — you can find an early version that dates to the 20th Century and a newer variation that were made as recently as the 21st Century. Adding an abstract prints original signed to a room that is mostly decorated in warm neutral tones can yield a welcome change — find a piece on 1stDibs that incorporates elements of gray, beige, black, white and more. Creating an abstract prints original signed has been a part of the legacy of many artists, but those crafted by Joan Miró, Jean Miotte, Sonia Delaunay, Alexander Calder and Carol Summers are consistently popular. These artworks were handmade with extraordinary care, with artists most often working in lithograph, etching and paper. If space is limited, you can find a small abstract prints original signed measuring 5.91 high and 6.3 wide, while our inventory also includes works up to 51 across to better suit those in the market for a large abstract prints original signed.

How Much is a Abstract Prints Original Signed?

The price for an abstract prints original signed in our collection starts at $148 and tops out at $30,000 with the average selling for $1,450.

Finding the Right Prints and Multiples for You

Decorating with fine-art prints — whether they’re figurative prints, abstract prints or another variety — has always been a practical way of bringing a space to life as well as bringing works by an artist you love into your home.

Pursued in the 1960s and ’70s, largely by Pop artists drawn to its associations with mass production, advertising, packaging and seriality, as well as those challenging the primacy of the Abstract Expressionist brushstroke, printmaking was embraced in the 1980s by painters and conceptual artists ranging from David Salle and Elizabeth Murray to Adrian Piper and Sherrie Levine.

Printmaking is the transfer of an image from one surface to another. An artist takes a material like stone, metal, wood or wax, carves, incises, draws or otherwise marks it with an image, inks or paints it and then transfers the image to a piece of paper or other material.

Fine-art prints are frequently confused with their more commercial counterparts. After all, our closest connection to the printed image is through mass-produced newspapers, magazines and books, and many people don’t realize that even though prints are editions, they start with an original image created by an artist with the intent of reproducing it in a small batch. Fine-art prints are created in strictly limited editions — 20 or 30 or maybe 50 — and are always based on an image created specifically to be made into an edition.

Many people think of revered Dutch artist Rembrandt as a painter but may not know that he was a printmaker as well. His prints have been preserved in time along with the work of other celebrated printmakers such as Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dalí and Andy Warhol. These fine-art prints are still highly sought after by collectors.

“It’s another tool in the artist’s toolbox, just like painting or sculpture or anything else that an artist uses in the service of mark making or expressing him- or herself,” says International Fine Print Dealers Association (IFPDA) vice president Betsy Senior, of New York’s Betsy Senior Fine Art, Inc.

Because artist’s editions tend to be more affordable and available than his or her unique works, they’re more accessible and can be a great opportunity to bring a variety of colors, textures and shapes into a space.

For tight corners, select small fine-art prints as opposed to the oversized bold piece you’ll hang as a focal point in the dining area. But be careful not to choose something that is too big for your space. And feel free to lean into it if need be — not every work needs picture-hanging hooks. Leaning a larger fine-art print against the wall behind a bookcase can add a stylish installation-type dynamic to your living room. (Read more about how to arrange wall art here.)

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