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Casablanca Original U.S. Scene Card
Located in New York, NY
Original 1949 re-release U.S. scene card for the 1942 film Casablanca directed by Michael Curtiz with Humphrey Bogart / Ingrid Bergman / Paul Henreid / Claude Rains. Fine condition. ...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

"Tree of Life," Monumental Midcentury Tapestry by Wissa Wassef, Egyptian Master
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Dating from 1947, just a few years before Ramses Wissa Wassef established his tapestry workshop in the early 1950s, this monumental tapestry is dominated by the famed "Tree of Life" ...
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Egyptian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Wool

Early 20th Century Framed Academic Figure Drawing
Located in Chicago, IL
A wonderful early 20th century American framed academic male figure graphite and charcoal drawing with several nose studies in the upper right corner. Signed and dated in the LR. Fou...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Fashion Drawing, Pat Kerr, 1946
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Wonderful ink and wash by Pat Kerr, 1946. So evocative of the 1940s. On card. Unsigned. Presented in an antique water gilded frame Drawn for A & C Kay, New Bond St. London. ...
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English Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Bambi 1942 British Quad Film Poster
Located in New York, NY
Original 1942 British quad poster for the film Bambi directed by James Algar / Samuel Armstrong / David Hand / Graham Heid / Bill Roberts / Paul Satterfield / Norman Wright with Hard...
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British Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Canvas, Paper

Large Oil on Panel from Valmier, 1944, Bouquet of Hydrangeas
Located in Bordeaux, FR
A large oil on panel representing a bouquet of hydrangeas, signed, framed and dated from 1944.
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French Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paint

Pair of Floating Wall Console Demilunes by Edward Wormley for Dunbar
Located in Chicago, IL
Pair of floating wall console demilunes by Edward Wormley for Dunbar Early designed wall-mounted pair of floating shelfs with pull-out drawers, model No. 4903 and 4905 (fastens to ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Burl

Monumental Geometric Abstract by Andrew Spence
Located in Pasadena, CA
Extremely large scale work by listed artist Andrew Spence (b.1947). Intense blue with black and white geometric forms create a striking work. Mr. Spence lives and works in new York...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Canvas, Paint

Floating Wall Console Demilune by Edward Wormley for Dunbar
Located in Chicago, IL
Floating wall console demilune by Edward Wormley for Dunbar A early designed wall-mounted floating shelf with pull-out drawer, model No. 4903.(fastens to wall with screws or toggle ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Burl

Original Paul Lauritz High Sierras Nine Lake Basin Early California Oil Painting
Located in Tustin, CA
"High Sierras, Nine Lake Basin" painting depicts a rugged, snowy mountain scene in the Sierra Nevada mountains, with large rocks and a lake shore with pine trees in the foreground an...
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American Other Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Masonite

1950s Vintage Block Printed Wallpaper Mural Scottish Landscape Scene Sanderson
Located in Sherborne, Dorset
Stunning ‘Scottish Highlands’ block printed wallpaper by Arthur Sanderson & Sons. The scenic designs depict a Scottish landscape of misty mountains surrounding Loch Lomond, with catt...
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British Country Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paint, Paper

Original Vintage War Poster Soviet Pilot Civil Air Fleet Partisans USSR WWII
Located in London, GB
Original vintage Soviet World War Two propaganda poster featuring a dynamic design depicting a Soviet air force pilot with medals on his uniform below a thick coat, wearing flying go...
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Russian Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Nell Blaine Abstraction India Ink on Paper, USA 1940s
Located in New York, NY
During her first years in New York Blaine's work, which had previously been tightly realist, turned abstract, inspired by Mondrian, Leger and Jean Helion. At one time she was the you...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Nell Blaine "Untitled" Abstract Mixed-Media on Paper in Frame, USA 1940s
Located in New York, NY
During her first years in New York Blaine's work, which had previously been tightly realist, turned abstract, inspired by Mondrian, Leger and Jean Helion. At one time she was the you...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Beautifully Framed Pair of Venice Landscapes
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Pair of beautifully rendered detailed scenes of Venice sumptuously framed with silver leaf moldings and red velvet mats. Measures: Horizontal painting is 12.5 W x 10.5 H Vertical p...
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Italian Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paint

Rare Brassai Woman Nude Pencil Drawing, 1944
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Signed drawing in pencil by Brassaï, 1944. Framed on an antique frame with museum glass. Brassaï pseudonym of Gyula Halász; (9 September 1899-8 July 1984) was a Hungarian, Fren...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Vintage Birger Kaipiainen Ceramic Hanging Platter with Decoration, Finland, 1944
Located in Copenhagen K, DK
Birger Kaipiainen Finland, 1944 Ceramic hanging platter with decoration on blue fund. Birger Johannes Kaipiainen (1915-88) graduated from the Central School of Arts & Crafts o...
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Finnish Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Ceramic

Signed Emrich Nicholson Hand Painted Mirrored Screen Estate of Arthur Rubinstein
Located in New York, NY
Hailing from the estate of world renowned pianist Arthur Rubinstein, this important Mid-Century Modern four panel mirrored screen was realized (and signed) by the renowned visual art...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Mirror, Paint

Colorful Portuguese Cistern/Humidifier with 17th Century Flowers & Masque Decor
Located in Verviers, BE
Beautiful old water tank or cistern intended to humidify the home in hot weather. Made of white ceramic in Conimbriga (near Condeixa, Portugal). This impressive hand decorated cist...
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Portuguese Art Nouveau Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Ceramic, Ceramic, Ceramic

Italy Cistern/Humidifier of White Ceramic with Original Faucet, UK 'Tap'
Located in Verviers, BE
Beautiful old water tank or cistern intended to humidify the home in hot weather. Made of white ceramic This impressive cistern is composed of a main body/water tank, with lid/cove...
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Italian Art Nouveau Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Ceramic, Ceramic

Paul Jacoulet Japanese Surimono Woodblock Print Le Nid, Coree The Nest, Korea
Located in Studio City, CA
A fantastic surimono woodblock print by French artist Pail Jacoulet titled "Le Nid, Coree." Jacoulet was famed for his techniques involving lacquers, embossing, mica, and metal pigme...
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Japanese Showa Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

1940s Oil on Canvas Portrait "Girl with Flowers" by William Lonnberg
Located in London, GB
William Lonnberg, (1887-1949) "Girl with Flowers" reputed to be the artist's daughter. William was a Scandinavian Modernist artist whose work is hanging in the National Gallery in ...
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Finnish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Canvas, Wood

Raymond Subes Style French Art Deco Wrought Iron Wall Consoles-Near, Pair
Located in Houston, TX
Stylish complimentary pair of French Art Deco hand forged wrought iron wall brackets/wall consoles with marble-tops, circa 1940 after Rene Prou. This pair of French 1940s consoles a...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Marble, Wrought Iron

Mid-Century Modern Oil Painting, Portrait of Boy by Robert Rukavina, circa 1948
Located in Miami, FL
Vintage portrait of a young boy wearing a striped red shirt with blue argyle sweater. Oil on canvas painting by artist Robert Rukavina (1914-1977), who lived in the United States and...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Reclaimed Wood, Paint

Portuguese 1944 Watercolor Painting of Church Tower
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Portuguese 1944 watercolor painting of church tower.  
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Portuguese Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

Materials

Wood, Glass

Snowy Peaks Painting Mountains Winter Oil on Canvas, 1947
Located in Albignasego, IT
Snow-capped peaks - Hilden 1947 Measures: cm100 x cm80 (only canvas, without frame) - cm115 x cm95 with frame - oil on canvas Winter representation of a snow-capped peak in the...
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Italian Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paint

Original Vintage Poster Lake Zurich Switzerland Sailing Swiss Alps Travel Art
Located in London, GB
Original vintage travel advertising poster for Zurich Switzerland Suisse Schweiz featuring a great image by the Swiss artist Alex Walter Diggelmann (1902-1987) of the lake with seagu...
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Swiss Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Paul Jacoulet Japanese Limited Woodblock Fumees de Santal, Mandchoukuo, 1948
Located in Studio City, CA
A fantastic limited edition woodblock print with mica highlights by French artist Pail Jacoulet titled "Fumees de Santal, Mandchoukuo (Sandalwood Smoke)." Jacoulet was famed for his ...
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Japanese Showa Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Aviation Mechanic Air Corps US Army WWII Military Plane
Located in London, GB
Original vintage World War Two recruitment poster - Be An Aviation Mechanic in the Air Corps US Army Enlist Now! - featuring great artwork showing two mechanics working on the propel...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Karl Blossfeldt Black White Flower Photogravure Botanic Photography, 1942
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Karl Blossfeldt Photogravure from the edition of the book 'Wunder in der Natur' in 1942. Photography number 30. 'Chrysanthemum Leucanthemum. Gemeine Wucherblume, große Maßliebe, M...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Swiss Black Cat Cabaret Poster, circa 1949
Located in Essex, MA
An original Swiss lithograph cabaret poster, designed by Hans Falk, circa 1949, featuring an expressively rendered, inky cat, evocative of a Japanese ink painting, with the names of ...
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Swiss Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper, Oak, Plexiglass

19th Century Aubusson Finely Carved Designed Dark Giltwood Design Monumental
Located in Stamford, CT
19th century aubusson finely carved designed dark giltwood framed tapestry. This monumental in size tapestry is large and impressive as it is used as a wall hanging. The gilt wood fr...
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Aubusson Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Fabric, Wood

Nell Blaine Abstract Gouache, Pen and Ink Drawing on Paper, USA, 1940s
Located in New York, NY
During her first years in New York Blaine's work, which had previously been tightly realist, turned abstract, inspired by Mondrian, Leger and Jean Helion. At one time she was the you...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Nell Blaine Abstract Ink Drawing on Paper, USA, 1940s
Located in New York, NY
During her first years in New York Blaine's work, which had previously been tightly realist, turned abstract, inspired by Mondrian, Leger and Jean Helion. At one time she was the you...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Armando Salas Portugal Volcan "Iztaccihuatl" 1944 Signed
Located in Mexico City, MX
Armando Salas Portugal, 1944 original print Signed 40 x 50 cms Armando Salas Portugal was born in Monterrey, Mexico in 1916, but at a very early age he moved with his family to ...
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Mexican Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

French 1940s Gouache on Paper
Located in Los Angeles, CA
French 1940s gouache on paper. Custom framed with sandblasted oak frame with acid free paper and UV glass.
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French Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper, Gouache, Pencil

It's a Wonderful Life 1946 U.S. Scene Card
Located in New York, NY
Original 1946 U.S. scene card for the 1946 film It's a Wonderful Life directed by Frank Capra with James Stewart and Donna Reed. Very good-fine condition, paper-backed. Please note: ...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Blackfeet Indians Prints by Weinhold Reis
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Set of ten Weinhold Reis colored lithographs of the Blackfeet; period frames - Scalping Woman; Wife of Night Shoots; Lazy Boy; Blackfeet Medicine Man; Long Tim Pipe Woman; Wife of th...
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Native American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Other

Nell Blaine Abstract Gouache on Paper, USA, 1940s
Located in New York, NY
During her first years in New York Blaine's work, which had previously been tightly realist, turned abstract, inspired by Mondrian, Leger and Jean Helion. At one time she was the you...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

1940s Anatomic Chart of Adult Human Skeletal System
Located in Garnerville, NY
Biology teaching aid anatomic chart of Adult Human Skeletal System, circa late 1940s. Framed and under glass poster of the human skeletal system. Very good condition with no visible ...
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American Schoolhouse Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Glass, Wood, Paper

"Carrying Water," Striking Scene of Women in Italian Hill Town by Wachtmeister
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A striking and atmospheric depiction of women fetching water in jugs and urns, descending into a lovely, picturesque hill town in Italy, this painting was made in 1942 by Sophie-Loui...
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Swedish Art Deco Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paint

MGM's "Ziegfeld Follies" Original Vintage Australian Daybill Movie Poster, 1945
Located in Devon, GB
“Greatest production since the birth of motion pictures!” A stunning stone lithography poster for the 1945 MGM musical extravaganza "Ziegfeld Follies," with artwork inspired by pin-u...
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Australian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Gio Ponti Architectural Drawing "Disegno di una Villa a Bordighera" Italy, 1940s
Located in New York, NY
Gio Ponti had a significant impact on the residential housing in Bordighera, Italy. This is a wonderful architectural rendering from one of those homes. The drawing comes with authen...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Ink Drawing of Still Life by Tommi Parzinger
Located in New York, NY
Original ink drawing of still life, fruit in Chinese bowl, by Tommi Parzinger, American, 1940s (signed "Parzinger").
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Wood, Paint, Paper

Stunning Arlequins Gaming Room Wool Tapestry, France, 1946
Located in New York, NY
"Les Arlequins." Wool tapestry by Laforet. A playful composition of three harlequin figures at cards, with richly colored and complex geometric patterns and motifs. Woven signatures ...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Wool

Original Vintage Poster Loose Talk Can Cause This WWII Prisoner Of War Military
Located in London, GB
Original vintage World War Two propaganda poster - Loose Talk Can Cause This - featuring great artwork by the American illustrator and poster artist Adolph Treidler (1886-1981) of an...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Lithograph after Original Matisse Drawing
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Lithograph / Plate from the book Dessins: Themes et Variations. Edited by Martin Fabiani (Paris) in 1943. In good original condition. Henri Matisse (1869-1954) was a French ar...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Transatlantic KLM Flying Dutchman De Vliegende Hollander
Located in London, GB
Original vintage air travel poster advertising the transatlantic service between Holland and America with KLM "The Flying Dutchman" - Transatlantische Dienst Holland Amerika KLM "De ...
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Dutch Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Early Antique Metal 4 Down Football Sports Marker
Located in Stamford, CT
An unusual early all metal football 4 down marker. Either college or Pro. Folder over numbers on rings indicate the down being played. Original untouched surface. Easily hangs on a w...
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American American Classical Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Metal

1940s French Mirror Picture Frame Etching Antique Boat
Located in Atlanta, GA
Stunning 1940s large silver mirrored glass picture photo frame. Featuring a separate mirrored glass base with beveling all around supporting an extra-large mirrored glass sheet with ...
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French Hollywood Regency Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Glass, Mirror

Original Vintage Poster Sailor Beware Loose Talk Can Cost Lives WWII Victory V
Located in London, GB
Original vintage World War Two propaganda poster - Sailor Beware! Loose Talk Can Cost Lives - featuring great artwork by the American artist John Philip Falter (1910-1982), of a lady...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Loose Talk Can Cost Lives Don't Be A Dope WWII Warning
Located in London, GB
Original vintage World War Two propaganda poster - Loose Talk Can Cost Lives Don't Be a Dope and Spread Inside Dope - featuring great artwork by the American commercial illustrator a...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Closed For The Duration Loose Talk Can Cost Lives WWII
Located in London, GB
Original vintage World War Two propaganda poster - Loose Talk Can Cost Lives Closed for the Duration - featuring great artwork by Howard Scott (1902-1983) depicting a man with tape s...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Loose Talk Can Cost Lives WWII War News National Defense
Located in London, GB
Original vintage World War Two propaganda poster - Loose Talk Can Cost Lives - featuring colourful artwork by John R. Holmgren (1897-1963) depicting a soldier in uniform with his arm...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Quiet Loose Talk Can Cost Lives WWII War Defense US Flag
Located in London, GB
Original vintage World War Two propaganda poster - Quiet! Loose Talk Can Cost Lives - featuring a great design depicting a surprised looking businessman wearing a suit and bowler hat...
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American Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Paper

Painting "Forest Road", Germany, Early 20th Century
Located in Chorzów, PL
Painting "Forest Road", Germany, early 20th century. Dimensions with frame: 135 x 73 cm Dimensions without frame: 122 x 60cm.
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Canvas

Painting "Ship during a storm"
Located in Chorzów, PL
Painting "Ship during a storm" Dimensions with frame: 52 x 38 cm Dimensions without frame: 47 x 32 cm.
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Canvas

Painting "Cottage", Denmark, Early 20th Century
Located in Chorzów, PL
Painting "Cottage", Denmark, early 20th Century Dimensions with frame: 42 x 34 cm Dimensions without frame: 31 x 23 cm.
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Wall Decorations

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Canvas