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Polish French Ecole de Paris Mid Century Modernist Oil Painting Clown Juggler
By Abram Krol
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Abram Abraham Krol was born January 22, 1919, in Pabianice (Lodz), Poland. Abram Krol went to France in 1938 to study civil engineering at the University of Caen. In 1939 at the be...
Category

1950s Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Clown
By Byron Browne
Located in New York, NY
Oil on panel Signed and dated, l.l. This artwork is offered by ClampArt, located in New York City.
Category

1960s Other Art Style Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

Clown
H 18 in. W 14 in.
Clown
By Byron Browne
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Byron Browne (American, 1907-1961) Clown signed and dated 'Byron Browne/ 1950' (lower right); signed and dated again, titled and inscribed 'Byron Browne/ 1950/ Clown/ N.Y.C.' (on t...
Category

1950s Abstract Expressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Clown
By Paulina Archambault
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>This is a naive expressionist portrait.</p><p>About the Artist<br>The playful, expressionist portraits of Paulina Archambault are inspired by her girlhood. She...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Expressionist More Art

Materials

Acrylic

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H 20 in. W 16 in. D 0.8 in.
Clown Portrait #6
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Watercolor portrait of a clown by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "Blake" in the lower left corner. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Blake was born in Los Angeles, CA on M...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

Clown Portrait #7
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Watercolor portrait of a clown by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "M. Blake" in the lower left corner. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Blake was born in Los Angeles, CA o...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

Clown Portrait #1
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Small portrait of a clown by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "M. Blake" in the lower right corner. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Blake was born in Los Angeles, CA on Ma...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Masonite, Oil

  • Clown Portrait #1
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H 5.75 in. W 4.38 in. D 0.13 in.
Clown Portrait #4
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Portrait of a clown by Marjorie Blake (1920-1994). Unsigned, but was purchased with a collection of other Marjorie Blake paintings. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Blake was born in L...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Fiberboard

“Unhappy Clown”
By Nahum Tschacbasov
Located in Southampton, NY
Oil on canvas painting of an unhappy clown by the Russian/American artist, Nahum Tschacbasov. Signed and dated top right, 1958. Titled verso. In good condition. Unframed. A major...
Category

1950s Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

The Clown
By Maurice Kish
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
The imagery of Maurice Kish (1895-1987), whether factories or carousels, reliably subverts expectations. His vision hovers just around the unraveling edge of things, where what is so...
Category

20th Century Modern Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

  • The Clown
  • The Clown
  • The Clown
  • The Clown
H 12.50 in. W 10.50 in.
Three Clowns
By Hal Crecy
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Acrylic on Canvas Dimensions: 16.00" x 20.00"
Category

20th Century Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

  • Three Clowns
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  • Three Clowns
H 16 in. W 20 in.
Clown Musicians
By Anne Lyman Powers
Located in Boston, MA
Anne Lyman Powers, American (b. 1922), Clown Musicians, 2014. Signed and dated lower right: "Powers/ 2014". Anne Lyman Powers was born in 1922, and raised in Boston, Massachusetts. ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

The Clown
By Hugó Scheiber
Located in Nice, FR
Oil on canvas, signed lower left
Category

Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

  • The Clown
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H 34.65 in. W 25.6 in. D 1.97 in.
Clown/King
By Pascal Simonpietri
Located in Nice, FR
Simonpietri's abstract work on paper glued to canvas. Pascal SIMONPIETRI is a painter from Corse Island, France. He is a figure very discreet of the Figurativisme Libre Mouvent durin...
Category

1990s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Acrylic

  • Clown/King
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H 39.38 in. W 27.56 in.
Clown Group
By Jonah Kinigstein
Located in Long Island City, NY
Jonah Kinigstein is an artist living in Brooklyn. He works in the scorched earth tradition of such 18th- and 19th-century cartoonists as James Gillray, George Cruikshank, and Joseph ...
Category

1960s Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Clown Portrait #2
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Oil portrait of a clown by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "M. Blake" in the lower right corner. Dated "1969" on verso. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Blake was born in ...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Masonite, Oil

Clown Heaven
By Hal Crecy
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Canvas Dimensions: 64.00" x 78.00" Signature: Signed Lower Right Image of clowns in heavenly setting.
Category

20th Century Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

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  • Clown Heaven
H 64.00 in. W 78.00 in.
Portrait of a Clown
By Roger Etienne
Located in San Francisco, CA
Artist: Roger Etienne (French, 1923-2011) Title: Portrait of a Clown Year: 1963 Medium: Gouache on paper Sheet size: 24 x 18 inches Framed size: 26.25 x 20.25 inches Signature: Sign...
Category

1960s Modern Portrait Paintings

Materials

Paper, Gouache

  • Portrait of a Clown
  • Portrait of a Clown
  • Portrait of a Clown
  • Portrait of a Clown
H 26.25 in. W 20.25 in. D 1.5 in.
Clown County Fair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Urban abstract expressionism artist Tommy Lennartsson draws on the visual culture of street and pop art when creating his original vibrant mixed-media artworks. He employs a mix of a...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Graphite, Canvas, Mixed Media, Acrylic, Gouache

Portrait of a Clown #5
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Oil portrait of a clown by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "Blake" in the lower left corner. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Blake was born in Los Angeles, CA on May 22, ...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Canvas

Surrealistic Clown Painting
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
#5-2825 A circa 1950's oil on wood panel,displayed in a off-white wood frame.Artist unknown
Category

1950s Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

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H 15.5 in. W 12.025 in. D 1 in.
Surreal Circus Clowns
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
5-2734a Surrealistic style figurative oil on canvas Displayed in a black wood frame Signed Holms
Category

1950s Abstract Paintings

Materials

Oil

  • Surreal Circus Clowns
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H 19 in. W 17 in. D 1 in.
Clown and Nude
By Marshall Goodman
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Marshall Goodman, American (1916 - 2003) Title: Clown and Nude Year: 1960 Medium: Oil on Board, signed and dated Size: 25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm) Frame Size: 28.5 x 34 inches
Category

1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Clown and Dancer
By Walter Martin Baumhofer
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Canvas Signature: Signed Lower Left Dimensions: 29.00" x 30.00" Clown and Dancer
Category

Mid-20th Century Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Clown With Flower
By Max Karp
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Max Karp Title: Clown with Flower Medium: Enamel on copper, signed lower right Image Size: 29.5 x 23 inches Frame Size: 40 x 34 inches
Category

Late 20th Century American Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Copper, Enamel

The White Clown
By Palmer Schoppe
Located in Los Angeles, CA
THE WHITE CLOWN OIL ON CANVAS, SIGNED C.1960 28 X 28 INCHES Palmer Schoppe 1912-2001 Schoppe was born in Woods Cross, Utah on April 2, 1912, Palmer Schoppe moved wi...
Category

1950s Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Surrealistic Clown Painting
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
#5-2825 A circa 1950's oil on wood panel,displayed in a off-white wood frame.Artist unknown
Category

1950s Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

  • Surrealistic Clown Painting
  • Surrealistic Clown Painting
  • Surrealistic Clown Painting
  • Surrealistic Clown Painting
H 15.5 in. W 12.025 in. D 1 in.
Little Clown II
By Paulina Archambault
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br></p><p>About the Artist<br>The playful, expressionist portraits of Paulina Archambault are inspired by her girlhood. She was creative her entire childhood, and...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Expressionist More Art

Materials

Acrylic

  • Little Clown II
  • Little Clown II
  • Little Clown II
  • Little Clown II
H 40 in. W 30 in. D 1.5 in.
The White Clown
By Palmer Schoppe
Located in Los Angeles, CA
THE WHITE CLOWN OIL ON CANVAS, SIGNED C.1960 28 X 28 INCHES Palmer Schoppe 1912-2001 Schoppe was born in Woods Cross, Utah on April 2, 1912, Palmer Schoppe moved wi...
Category

1960s American Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Carbon Pencil

Jesters, Harlequins, Clowns
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Provenance: Grammercy Art club collection NYC New York. Painting is Mint Condition, Antique look purposely created by artist. Frame has some minor wear. Perfect for a child's room. ...
Category

20th Century Romantic Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Clown In The Town
Located in London, GB
Oil, acrylic and charcoal on canvas
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Charcoal, Oil, Acrylic

Clown In The Town
H 39.38 in. W 39.38 in.
Clown II, Original Painting
By Paulina Archambault
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />A modern expressionist portrait of a clown. The red in this piece establishes a strong presence, amid the character's pale complexion and the moody background...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Expressionist More Art

Materials

Acrylic

Abstract Expressionist Clown Diva
By Jerry W Ward
Located in Soquel, CA
Wonderfully vivid abstract expressionist painting by San Francisco artist Jerry W Ward (American, b. 1968), circa 2000. Titled "Erotic Clown Diva" and signed verso. Condition: Good. ...
Category

Early 2000s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Oil, Cardboard

Pulp Art -- Clown Portrait
Located in Soquel, CA
Portrait of a woman in a yellow dress at a gala event by an unknown California artist. Acquired as part of Women with Gloves series. Presented in a simple wood frame. Image size: 28"...
Category

1980s American Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic, Cardboard

  • Pulp Art -- Clown Portrait
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H 29.5 in. W 23.5 in. D 1.5 in.
The Clown N.2 (In Green)
By Maurice Kish
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
The imagery of Maurice Kish (1895-1987), whether factories or carousels, reliably subverts expectations. His vision hovers just around the unraveling edge of things, where what is so...
Category

20th Century Modern Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Clown with Orange Wig
By Henry Botkin
Located in Storrs, CT
Oil on canvas laid on board measures 14 3/4 x 9 7/8; frame dimensions measure 22 3/8 x 17 x 3 1/4. Artist's signature, lower left. A fragment of a gallery brochure entitled, Peintur...
Category

Mid-20th Century Abstract Expressionist Animal Paintings

Materials

Oil

  • Clown with Orange Wig
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H 22.38 in. W 17 in. D 3.25 in.
Portrait: Clown with Mask
By Andrew Stevovich
Located in New York, NY
Medium: Oil on linen A noted contemporary figurative painter, Stevovich grew up in Washington, D.C., and as a young child spent time roaming the halls of the National Gallery of Ar...
Category

1990s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

Le clown du Pardon
By Bernard Lignon
Located in Paris, FR
Beautiful expressionist style representation of a clown begging for forgiveness, by Bernard LIGNON (born in 1921) The painting is in excellent condition, realised in the 60s and is ...
Category

1960s Expressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

  • Le clown du Pardon
  • Le clown du Pardon
  • Le clown du Pardon
  • Le clown du Pardon
H 30.71 in. W 18.51 in. D 0.79 in.
Clown and the Girl
By Haddon Hubbard Sundblom
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Canvas Signature: Unsigned Advertisement for Cream of Wheat cereal. Image of clown and girl. Haddon Hubbard Sundblom dominated the art field in Chicago beginning in t...
Category

1920s Other Art Style Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Coulrophobia (fear of clowns)
By Michael Mararian
Located in Buffalo, NY
Rendering traditionally cheerful images and concepts into frightening, yet humorous, tableaus, Michael Mararian often focuses on children as the last bastion of innocence to explore ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Paper, Wood

Heinrich Richter "Der alte Clown" ( The Old Clown ) 1977 Oil Paint on Board
By Heinrich Richter (b.1884)
Located in Berlin, DE
Oil on hardboard, 1977 by Heinrich Richter-Berlin ( 1884-1981 ), Germany. Signed and dated lower right: Hein-Rich-ter-Bln Nov 77 Verso signed, dated and inscribed. Framed. Height: 35...
Category

Late 20th Century Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

The Clown of the Circus
By Evelyne Ballestra
Located in Miami, FL
Ballestra expresses a unique movement in each painting with a very subtle sensuality and a juxtaposition of colors to reveal light and shadows, creating a synergy between the piece a...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Pastel Portrait of a Circus Clown
By Samuel Brecher
Located in Fairview, NC
Pastel Portrait of a Circus Clown Samuel Brecher, American, (1897 - 1982) This portrait of a clown is pastel on paper, is fully signed by Samuel Brecher and dated 1943. This past...
Category

1940s Portrait Paintings

Materials

Paper, Pastel

Ballerina, Clown and Festival Performers
By Dietz Edzard
Located in Miami, FL
A stunning and beautiful study of three members of a fair in an off moment. Dramatic underlighting creates a dramatic mood. Deftly rendered in the style of Degas and looks elegant ...
Category

1930s Post-Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil

Clown-Painting, Colorful Figurative Abstract
By Lei Tang
Located in San Diego, CA
The work of Lei Tang can be best described as a provocative exploration into the style of abstract painting. Using acrylic paints, Tang incorporates bold colors into a composition ...
Category

2010s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Clown with a Pink Ear (Portrait #3)
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Portrait of a clown by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "M. Blake" in the lower left corner. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Blake was born in Los Angeles, CA on May 22, 1...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Fiberboard

Clown, Painting, Acrylic on Canvas
By Raul Paniagua
Located in Yardley, PA
Charles Chaplin has been an inspiration in much of my work. :: Painting :: Impressionist :: This piece comes with an official certificate of authenticity signed by the artist :: Read...
Category

2010s Impressionist Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Hobo & Three Clowns at Poker
By Hal Crecy
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Canvas Dimensions: 24.00" x 30.00" Signature: Signed Lower Right Hobo & 3 clowns at poker
Category

20th Century Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Clown with Orange Cap Startled
By Armand (François Joseph) Henrion
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Armand Henrion was born in Liege, Belgium May 30, 1875, and died in Paris in 1958. Although Henrion was born in Liege, he is considered a figure and portrait painter from the French...
Category

20th Century Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

"Clown with Orange Cap & Monocle"
By Armand (François Joseph) Henrion
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Armand Henrion was born in Liege, Belgium May 30, 1875, and died in Paris in 1958. Although Henrion was born in Liege, he is considered a figure and portrait painter from the French...
Category

20th Century Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

"Clown with Orange Cap Smoking"
By Armand (François Joseph) Henrion
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Armand Henrion was born in Liege, Belgium May 30, 1875, and died in Paris in 1958. Although Henrion was born in Liege, he is considered a figure and portrait painter from the French...
Category

20th Century Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

The Clown - Peter van den Borne
Located in Nuenen, Noord Brabant
Peter's history in a nutshell. Peter van den Borne has been painting and drawing since he was ten. He took his first steps in the painter's craft with his own interpretation of the N...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Realist Still-life Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

A clown. 1997, canvas, oil, 54x65 cm
Located in Riga, LV
A clown. 1997, canvas, oil, 54x65 cm Elizabete Melbarzde (b. 1970.18.VII) Elizabete Melbarzde graduated Riga secondary school of applied arts and Painting department at Art academy ...
Category

1990s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Clown. 2006, cardboard, acrylic, 32x14.5 cm
Located in Riga, LV
Clown. 2006, cardboard, acrylic, 32x14.5 cm Girl with toy
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Cardboard

Clown - Original Mixed by Antonio Vangelli - 1955
By Antonio Vangelli
Located in Roma, IT
Clown is an original contemporary artwork, colored oil painting on paper, realized by the Italian artist Antonio Vangelli. Original mixed media artwork. Hand-signed by the artist o...
Category

1950s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Mixed Media

Ballerina, Clown and Festival Performers Like Degas
By Dietz Edzard
Located in Miami, FL
It is a work by Edgar Degas? A stunning and beautiful study of three members of a fair in an off moment. Dramatic underlighting creates a dramatic mood. Deftly rendered in the styl...
Category

1930s Post-Impressionist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil

Folk Art Mexican Girl, Circus Clown Juggler
By Jose Maria de Servin
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
The sweetness that characterizes the work of Mexican painter Jose Maria de Servin (1917-83) is a melancholy and placid one. While he worked in the most modern of styles, he adapted i...
Category

Mid-20th Century Folk Art Figurative Paintings

Materials

Burlap, Oil

Abstract Figurative Primary Color Circus Acrobat Clown Painting
By Forrest Bess
Located in Houston, TX
Forrest Bess's laboriously textured multi-colored painting resembles a scene of two circus acrobats/clowns and is a unique piece amongst his larger body of work. The abstract paintin...
Category

Mid-20th Century Abstract Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Virtual Reality Clown 2018, Painting Oil on Cotton
By Jamie Martinez
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Triangles are the atoms of Virtual Reality. In these paintings, Martinez uses UNITY (VR software) to create simulations that instead of being played out are painted to capture this u...
Category

2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Cotton, Cotton Canvas, Oil

"Buffet" - Portrait of a Clown with Food and Beer
Located in Soquel, CA
Realistic portrait of a clown holding beer and food by Leslie Emery (American, 1912-1998). Signed by the artist in the lower right corner. Tag on verso with title, medium, and artist...
Category

Late 20th Century Realist Portrait Paintings

Materials

Oil, Fiberboard

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Clown Paintings For Sale on 1stDibs

On 1stDibs, there are several options of clown paintings available for sale. Finding the perfect Impressionist, Modern or Expressionist examples of these works for your space is difficult — today, we have a vast range of variations and more on offer. There are many variations of these items available, from those made as long ago as the 20th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. You can search the clown paintings that we have for sale on 1stDibs by color — popular works were created in bold and neutral palettes with elements of brown, black, gray and blue. Many versions of these artworks are appealing in their rich colors and composition, but Marjorie May Blake, Maurice Kish, Hal Crecy, Dietz Edzard and Armand (François Joseph) Henrion produced especially popular works that are worth a look. Frequently made by artists working in paint, oil paint and fabric, all of these available pieces are unique and have attracted attention over the years. Some clown paintings are too large for some spaces — a variety of smaller iterations, measuring # 4.38 inches across, are available.

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