Midsommar Mid-Century


June 20th - July 19th, 2024

Celebrate the Summer Solstice -- A Collection of Mid-Century American & Scandinavian Modern paintings!

  • Claude R. Bentley
    American, 1915 - 1990
    Black Diamond, 1959
    Oil on canvas
    45 x 34 inches

    Signed and dated Claude Bentley ‘59, lower left; signed and titled (twice) on reverse

    #20001
  • Claude R. Bentley
    American, 1915 - 1990
    Untitled (Abstraction), ca. 1958
    Oil on canvas
    60 1/4 x 28 1/4 inches

    Signed Claude Bentley, lower left

    #20325
  • John Kazann
    American, b. 20th Century
    Untitled (Abstraction), 1953
    Oil on canvas
    48 x 49 3/4 inches

    Signed and dated Kazann 53, lower right

    #18930
  • Seppo Kärkkäinen
    Swedish, b. 1935
    Untitled (Abstraction), 1960
    Untitled (Abstraction)
    51 1/4 x 38 1/4 inches

    Signed and dated Seppo-60, lower right

    #18863
  • David Segal
    American, 1921 - 2005
    Untitled (Abstraction)
    Oil on board
    21 x 28 1/2 inches

    Signed D. Segel, lower right

    #18945
  • Nils Gunnar Stenqvist
    Swedish, 1934 - 2005
    Untitled (Abstraction), 1952
    Oil on canvas
    9 1/2 x 13 inches

    Signed Gunnar Stenqvist, lower left; dated on reverse

    #18480
  • Henry Moretti
    French, 1913 - 2015
    Untitled (Abstraction)
    Oil on artist board
    6 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches

    Signed H. Moretti, lower right; signed on reverse

    #18917
  • Carl Gustaf Skoglund
    Swedish, 1923 - 2003
    Slänt, 1964
    Oil on canvas
    25 1/2 x 34 1/2 inches

    Signed G. Skoglund, lower right; titled and dated on reverse

    #20224
  • Elaine Sinnard (Anderson)
    American , 1926 - 2012
    Untitled (Abstraction), 1958
    Oil on canvas
    20 x 16 inches

    Signed Sinnard and dated lower right; signed Elaine on reverse

    #18415
  • Barbro Bråne
    Swedish, 1925 - 1989
    Jönköping Landscap, ca. 1960s
    Oil on canvas
    40 x 25 inches

    Signed Bråne and titled on reverse

    #20189
  • Gösta Sundström
    Swedish, 1920 - 2010
    A Bay of Mälaren, 1966
    Oil on canvas
    21 3/4 x 32 inches

    Signed Sundström, lower left; titled on reverse

    #20739
  • Johny Colebring
    Swedish, 1920 - 2003
    Ängdala, 1964
    Oil on canvas
    35 1/2 x 35 1/2 inches

    Signed and dated Colebring-64, lower left

    #20470
  • Alvar Lundin
    Swedish, 1894 - 1974
    Untitled (Landscape with Sun and Vådersol), ca. 1950s
    Oil on canvas
    25 1/2 x 27 1/2 inches

    Signed Lundin, lower left; titled on reverse

    #19947
    SOLD
  • Ebbe Eberhardson
    Swedish, b. 1927
    Untitled (Abstraction), ca. 1960s
    Oil on board
    7 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches

    Signed E. Eberhardson, lower left

    #19913
  • Erik Langemark
    Swedish, 1915 - 1997
    Untitled (Landscape), ca. 1960s
    Oil on canvas
    16 1/2 x 26 inches

    Signed Erik Langemark, lower right

    #19984
  • Eve Garrison
    American, 1903 - 2003
    Untitled (Abstraction), ca. 1955
    Oil on Masonite
    24 x 36 inches
    #17766
  • Lee Hersch
    American, 1896 - 1953
    Untitled (Abstraction), 1951
    Oil on paper, laid down on Masonite
    19 1/2 x 25 1/2 inches

    Signed Lee Hersch (twice), lower left; dated and inscribed Paris ‘51 on reverse

    #18313
  • James Poteat
    American, 1934 - 2010
    Rural to Urban, ca. 1950s
    Oil on burlap
    28 x 20 inches

    Titled on label on reverse

    #18329
    SOLD
  • Ditte Hood
    Swedish, b. Born 1921
    Untitled (Composition), 1964
    Watercolor and gouache on paper
    20 x 25 3/4 inches

    Signed and dated Hood -64, lower right

    #18862
  • Robert (Van) Warren Hoople
    American, 1934 - 1975
    Untitled (Abstraction), 1960
    Acrylic on board
    35 1/2 x 23 inches

    Signed V. Hoople, lower right

    #18078
  • Barbara Lewis
    American, 1925 - 2008
    Untitled (Abstraction), 1969
    Watercolor on paper
    11 x 9 1/2 inches

    Signed and dated B. Lewis 69, lower right

    #18882
  • Harold Haydon
    American, 1909 - 1994
    Fuzzy Neon, 1950
    Oil on board
    8 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches

    Signed and dated Harold Haydon 2-VIII-50, lower center; signed, titled and dated on reverse.

    #8737
  • Harold Haydon
    American, 1909 - 1994
    Untitled (City Street), ca. 1956
    Oil on Masonite
    6 x 8 inches

    Estate stamped on reverse

    #8585
  • Harold Haydon
    American, 1909 - 1994
    Untitled (Fire), 1951
    Oil on board
    14 x 10 inches

    Signed and dated Harold Haydon 10-VIII-51, lower right.

    #8832
  • Lennart Ason
    Swedish, 1920 - 1992
    Composition, 1963
    Oil on canvas
    13 1/2 x 21 1/2 inches

    Signed and dated L. Ason 63, lower right

    #18928
  • Evert Wernberg
    Swedish, 1911 - 1990
    Untitled (Autumn Motif), ca. 1960
    Oil on Masonite
    12 1/4 x 21 3/4 inches

    Signed Evert Wernberg, lower right

    #18555
  • George Cohen
    American, 1913 - 1980
    Symbiosis
    Casein on board
    18 x 18 inches

    Signed George Cohen, lower right; signed and titled on reverse

    #18140
  • Bengt Lindstrom
    Swedish, 1925 - 2008
    Untitled (Composition with Figures), ca. 1950
    Oil on board
    27 1/2 x 17 1/2 inches

    Signed Bengt Lindström, lower right

    #19975
  • Fred Andersson
    Swedish, 1921 - 1989
    Vas och päron (Vase and Pears), 1951
    Oil on board
    9 x 15 3/4 inches

    Signed and dated Fred 51, lower right

    #20548
  • Tim Meier
    American, 1929 - 2022
    Untitled (Abstraction), 1957
    Oil on board
    20 x 24 inches

    Signed and dated Tim Meier 57, lower right

    #18372
  • Suzanne Schweig Langsdorf Martyl
    American, 1917 - 2013
    Asclepias
    Oil on Masonite
    14 x 11 inches

    Signed Martyl, lower right.

    #7222
  • George Cohen
    American, 1913 - 1980
    Avalanche, ca. 1960s
    Casein on board
    21 x 15 inches

    Signed G. Cohen, lower right; titled on reverse

    #18934
  • Ronald Ahlström
    American, 1922 - 2012
    Composition #40
    Oil, mixed media and collage on board
    9 1/2 x 12 inches

    Signed Ahlström, lower right; Signed and titled #40 on reverse

    #2004
  • Ronald Ahlström
    American, 1922 - 2012
    Untitled (Abstraction)
    Oil, mixed media and collage on Masonite
    17 x 20 1/4 inches

    Signed Ahlström, lower right; signed on reverse

    #20002
  • Ronald Ahlström
    American, 1922 - 2012
    Untitled (Abstraction), ca. 1960s
    Acrylic and collage on canvas board
    16 x 20 inches

    Signed Ahlström, upper right; signed on reverse

    #17024
  • Ronald Ahlström
    American, 1922 - 2012
    Untitled (Abstraction)
    Oil, mixed media and collage on board
    12 x 9 1/2 inches

    Signed Ahlström, lower right; signed on reverse

    #20003
  • Hans Valter Sundberg
    Swedish, 1922 - 2004
    Rymdstation (Space Station), 1954
    Pastel on paper, in original frame
    26 3/4 x 33 inches

    Signed and dated H.V. Sundberg 54, lower right; titled on reverse

    #19891
  • Ruth Linnell (Byrnes)
    American, 1923 - 2003
    Untitled (Abstraction), 1955
    Silkscreen in colors on board
    18 1/4 x 11 1/2 inches

    Signed and dated Linnell 55, lower right

    #20740
  • Leif Sven Roland Persson
    Swedish, b. Born 1938
    Untitled (Composition)
    Watercolor on paper
    10 x 13 3/4 inches

    Signed Leif, lower right

    #18922
  • Richard Koppe
    American, 1916 - 1973
    Winged Irony (Drawing #214 ), 1952
    Wax crayon and ink on paper
    19 1/2 x 25 1/2 inches

    Signed and dated Koppe 52, lower right; titled and numbered 214 on reverse.

    #4473
  • Desmond McLean
    American, 1929 - 2015
    Untitled (Abstraction), 1959
    Watercolor on paper
    12 x 20 inches

    Signed and dated Des McLean 59, lower right

    #18377
  • Desmond McLean
    American, 1929 - 2015
    Untitled (Abstraction), 1959
    Watercolor on paper
    15 1/2 x 22 1/2 inches

    Signed and dated Des McLean 59, lower left

    #18375
  • Lars Erik Jönson (Karlmark)
    Swedish, b. Born 1940
    Komposition II, 1968
    Oil and collage on canvas
    15 x 21 1/4 inches

    Signed with monogram LEJ, lower right; signed, titled and dated on reverse

    #18923
  • Adele Marion Gawin Lemm
    American,, 1897 - 1977
    Untitled (Harbor Scene), ca. 1960s
    Pastel on paper
    18 x 24 inches

    Signed Adele Lemm, lower left; Estate stamped on reverse

    #16465
  • Adele Marion Gawin Lemm
    American,, 1897 - 1977
    Untitled (Harbor Scene), ca. 1960s
    Pastel on paper
    18 x 24 inches

    Signed Adele Lemm, lower left; Estate stamped on reverse

    #16468
  • Serge Chermayeff
    American, 1900 - 1996
    Dawn to Dusk, Cape Cod, 1946
    Oil on gesso on panel, in artist's original frame
    24 x 36 1/4 inches

    Signed, titled and dated on reverse.

    #6636
  • Chicago Modern
    20th Century
    Untitled (Chicago), ca. 1965
    Watercolor on artist board
    24 x 30 inches

    Signed Renauld, lower right

    #18944
  • Stephane H.C. Gourjon
    French, b. 1912
    Lyon, 1962
    Oil on canvas
    13 x 16 inches

    Signed S.H.C. Gourjon, lower left; signed, titled and dated on reverse.

    #6860
  • Mark Coomer
    American, 1914 - 2004
    Skyline, ca. 1959
    Serigraph on paper, in original frame
    30 3/4 x 12 3/4 inches

    Signed in plate Mark Coomer, lower left

    #18316
  • Mark Coomer
    American, 1914 - 2004
    Wrigley Building, ca. 1959
    Serigraph on paper, in original frame
    28 1/4 x 10 3/4 inches

    Signed in plate Mark Coomer, lower left

    #18317
  • Mark Coomer
    American, 1914 - 2004
    Set of Four Chicago City Scenes: Prudential Building, Tribune Tower, Water Tower & Wrigley Building, In original frames, ca. 1959
    Serigraphs on paper, in original frame
    11 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches

    Each signed in plate Mark Coomer, lower left

    #20731
  • Andre Delfau
    French, 1914 - 2000
    Untitled (Jouer au volley-ball), ca. 1950s
    Oil on Masonite
    6 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches

    Provenance: Estate of the artist

    #5363
  • Etta Banjamin Cien
    , 1924 - 2009
    Untitled, ca. 1960s
    Oil and collage on Masonite
    44 x 32 inches

    Signed E. Cien, lower left

    #18485
  • Vivian Kinsley Chapin
    American, 1909 - 1994
    Untitled (Reclining Nude), ca. 1950s
    Oil on Masonite
    16 x 30 inches

    Signed Vivan Chapin, lower right

    #19002
  • Harry Engel
    American, 1901 - 1968
    Untitled (Still Life), ca. 1959
    OIl on canvas
    16 x 20 inches

    Signed Engel, lower right

    #18396
  • Gertrude Wråke-Lindquist
    Swedish, 1905 - 1996
    Grönt Bord (The Green Table), ca. 1950s
    Oil on canvas
    15 x 18 1/4 inches

    Signed, G. Wråke-L, lower left

    #20552
  • Astri Ekengren-Larsson
    Swedish, 1898 - 1990
    Untitled (Still Life), 1949
    Oil on Masonite
    19 3/4 x 23 1/2 inches

    Signed and dated Astri Ekegren-Larsson 1949, lower left

    #18881

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