Art from the 1940s–1950s

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Reflecting modern times, the 1940s and 1950s saw an explosion of art movements including Abstract Expressionism, Outsider Art, and Pop Art. artnet Auctions offers superb lots from this dynamic period for sale to collectors and art lovers.

4 Results

  • Ruth Orkin: An American Girl in Florence, Italy, 1951

    Gelatin Silver Print

    Current Bid
    US$1,000
    End Time
    7 hours, 52 minutes
    Tuesday, September 02, 2014, 11:00 a.m. (EST)
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  • Fernand Léger: La Grande Parade, 1955

    Lithograph

    Current Bid
    US$700
    End Time
    8 hours, 22 minutes
    Tuesday, September 02, 2014, 11:30 a.m. (EST)
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  • Philippe Halsman: Georgia O'Keeffe, 1947

    Gelatin Silver Print

    Opening Bid
    US$1,800
    End Time
    2 days, 9 hours, 2 minutes
    Thursday, September 04, 2014, 12:10 p.m. (EST)
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  • Andy Warhol: 25 Cats Name[d] Sam and One Blue Pussy (Cover), 1954

    Lithograph, with hand-coloring in watercolor

    Purchase Price
    US$7,900
    End Time
    22 days, 9 hours, 52 minutes
    Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 1:00 p.m. (EST)
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