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b. 1924 - d. 1995

Known for his seascapes and Western themes, self-taught American artist William Hoffman was born in Montana in 1924. Finding painting later in life, after his first visit to an art gallery, he began to seek art as a career in his forties. His first paintings were seascapes of the Pacific, which capture its tranquil beauty. He spent a number of years continuing this theme and crafting his art before turning to studies of the West. William Hoffman's oil paintings depict portraits of Native Americans, snow-covered cabins, and the calming seascapes he first produced. William Hoffman oil paintings for sale of Pacific and Western scenes evoke a quiet awe of naturWilliam Hoffman oil paintings for sale of Pacific and Western scenes evoke a quiet awe of nature. Upon his first gallery visit, artist William Hoffman mused, "I was stunned to learn that artists didn't necessarily always starve." View the striking hues rendered by many artists in vintage and collectible oil paintings for sale online at Invaluable.

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    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN OIL ON CANVAS
      Nov. 27, 2023

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN OIL ON CANVAS

      Est: $200 - $300

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN (Montana/California, 1924-1995) oil on canvas, California seascape at sunset. Signed lower right, 24" x 48" (image), 32" x 56" (frame).

      O'Gallerie
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING WAVES
      Nov. 18, 2023

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING WAVES

      Est: $500 - $1,500

      Hoffman, William (1924-1995) Painting. Oil on canvas - signed lower left. Wave swells slowly turn over breaking on the rocks. Canvas measures 24x48 framed to overall size of 39x62. Known for his seascapes and Western themes, self-taught American artist William Hoffman was born in Montana in 1924. Finding painting later in life, after his first visit to an art gallery, he began to seek art as a career in his forties. His first paintings were seascapes of the Pacific, which capture its tranquil beauty. He spent a number of years continuing this theme and crafting his art before turning to studies of the West. William Hoffman's oil paintings depict portraits of Native Americans, snow-covered cabins, and the calming seascapes he first produced. William Hoffman oil paintings for sale of Pacific and Western scenes evoke a quiet awe of nature. Upon his first gallery visit, artist William Hoffman mused, "I was stunned to learn that artists didn't necessarily always starve."

      Manor Auctions
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING FULL MOON
      Oct. 28, 2023

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING FULL MOON

      Est: $500 - $1,500

      Hoffman, William (1924-1995) Painting. Oil on canvas - signed lower right. Wrought in brush. Clouds shroud a full moon but reflective wave highlight its brightness. Canvas measures 24x36 framed to overall size of 31x42. Known for his seascapes and Western themes, self-taught American artist William Hoffman was born in Montana in 1924. Finding painting later in life, after his first visit to an art gallery, he began to seek art as a career in his forties. His first paintings were seascapes of the Pacific, which capture its tranquil beauty. He spent a number of years continuing this theme and crafting his art before turning to studies of the West. William Hoffman's oil paintings depict portraits of Native Americans, snow-covered cabins, and the calming seascapes he first produced. William Hoffman oil paintings for sale of Pacific and Western scenes evoke a quiet awe of nature. Upon his first gallery visit, artist William Hoffman mused, "I was stunned to learn that artists didn't necessarily always starve."

      Manor Auctions
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING SEASCAPE
      Oct. 28, 2023

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING SEASCAPE

      Est: $750 - $1,500

      Hoffman, William (1924-1995) Painting. Oil on canvas - signed lower left. Brush work with detail to texture along the rocky shoreline. Wave swells slowly turn over breaking on the rocks. Canvas measures 24x48 framed to overall size of 31x55. Known for his seascapes and Western themes, self-taught American artist William Hoffman was born in Montana in 1924. Finding painting later in life, after his first visit to an art gallery, he began to seek art as a career in his forties. His first paintings were seascapes of the Pacific, which capture its tranquil beauty. He spent a number of years continuing this theme and crafting his art before turning to studies of the West. William Hoffman's oil paintings depict portraits of Native Americans, snow-covered cabins, and the calming seascapes he first produced. William Hoffman oil paintings for sale of Pacific and Western scenes evoke a quiet awe of nature. Upon his first gallery visit, artist William Hoffman mused, "I was stunned to learn that artists didn't necessarily always starve."

      Manor Auctions
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN (Montana/California, 1924-1995), “The Good Omen”., Oil on board, 24” x 36”. Framed 35” x 46.5”.
      Sep. 14, 2023

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN (Montana/California, 1924-1995), “The Good Omen”., Oil on board, 24” x 36”. Framed 35” x 46.5”.

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN Montana/California, 1924-1995 "The Good Omen". Signed lower left "William Hoffman".

      Eldred's
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN CLOWN PAINTING
      Feb. 05, 2023

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN CLOWN PAINTING

      Est: $50 - $100

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN (AMERICAN, 20TH C.) PAINTING OF CLOWN ACT. 27"X31"

      Freedom Auction Company
    • William Hoffman (1924-1995) Seascape, Oil Painting on Canvas, of Large Waves Crashing on the Beach and an Old Skiff Beside the Sea Grass. Canvas Size: 36" High, 36" Wide
      Apr. 30, 2022

      William Hoffman (1924-1995) Seascape, Oil Painting on Canvas, of Large Waves Crashing on the Beach and an Old Skiff Beside the Sea Grass. Canvas Size: 36" High, 36" Wide

      Est: $100 - $25,000

      William Hoffman (1924-1995) Seascape, Oil Painting on Canvas, of Large Waves Crashing on the Beach and an Old Skiff Beside the Sea Grass. Canvas Size: 36" High, 36" Wide

      Northgate Gallery Auctions
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN CALIFORNIA COASTLINE OIL PAINTING
      Apr. 23, 2022

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN CALIFORNIA COASTLINE OIL PAINTING

      Est: $700 - $1,800

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN CALIFORNIA COASTLINE OIL ON CANVAS PAINTING. Height: 26 in. by Width: 34 in.

      Lewis & Maese Antiques & Auctions
    • William Hoffman (1924-1995) Oil On Canvas
      Feb. 12, 2022

      William Hoffman (1924-1995) Oil On Canvas

      Est: -

      This Piece Is Signed In The Lower Right. The Frame Measures Approximately 30in. H X 54in. The Art Measures Approximately 23.5in. H X 47in. Tm6646 Kb

      EJ'S Auction & Appraisal
    • †William Hoffman (1924-1995, Montana/California), "CR Cousins, Tulsa," 20th, oil on canvas, signed lower left, titled en verso, prese..
      Jan. 22, 2022

      †William Hoffman (1924-1995, Montana/California), "CR Cousins, Tulsa," 20th, oil on canvas, signed lower left, titled en verso, prese..

      Est: $600 - $1,200

      William Hoffman (1924-1995, Montana/California), "CR Cousins, Tulsa," 20th, oil on canvas, signed lower left, titled en verso, presented in a gilt frame, H.- 17 1/4 in., W.- 23 1/2 in., Framed H.- 23 3/8 in., W.- 29 1/2 in. Provenance: The Collection of Ronald Ralpheal Levert, proprietor of Goudeau Antiques, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

      Crescent City Auction Gallery
    • William Hoffman, (1925-1995, American), "End of the Day", Pencil on paper under glass, Sight: 17.5" H x 23.5" W
      Nov. 30, 2021

      William Hoffman, (1925-1995, American), "End of the Day", Pencil on paper under glass, Sight: 17.5" H x 23.5" W

      Est: $300 - $500

      William Hoffman (1925-1995, American) "End of the Day" Pencil on paper under glass Signed and titled lower right: William Hoffman AICA Sight: 17.5" H x 23.5" W

      John Moran Auctioneers
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN CRASHING WAVES OIL ON CANVAS
      Apr. 11, 2021

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN CRASHING WAVES OIL ON CANVAS

      Est: -

      William Hoffman (1924 - 1995) Crashing Waves Oil on Canvas. Raised in Montana, Bill Hoffman worked cattle ranches throughout the state. Following high school, he thought he might settle down on a ranch near Choteau, but the Marine Corps had other ideas, which included island hopping in the Pacific for three days during WWII. Known for his seascapes and Western themes, William Hoffman was a self taught artist. Finding painting later in life, after his first visit to an art gallery, he began to seek art as a career in his forties. His first paintings were seascapes of the Pacific, which capture its tranquil beauty. He spent a number of years continuing this theme and crafting his art before turning to studies of the West. Artist: William Hoffman Title: Crashing Waves Medium: Oil on Canvas Signature Type: Hand Signed Signature Location: Lower Left Site Measurement: 24x48 in. Keywords: Seascape, Beach, Ocean Artwork, Art; Ref: BD1000

      Bradford's
    • Hoffman William (1924-1995) The Bugler Lithos (25)
      Dec. 05, 2020

      Hoffman William (1924-1995) The Bugler Lithos (25)

      Est: $200 - $400

      For your consideration is this collection of 25 lithographs called "The Bugler," by Montana artist William Hoffman (1924-1995). The scene show a majestic elk on the far side of a wintry creek with the tree line not far away; and a magnanimous looming mountain range behind. William Hoffman was an American painter known for his depictions of Pacific seascapes and the American West. Born in 1924 in Montana, Hoffman was a self-taught artist who found painting late in life. He decided to pursue a career in art after visiting a gallery for the first time. The condition of these prints is good in like new condition with no visible signs of damage to any of the prints. The measurements of this 20" x 26" and the visible art measures 18" x 24".

      North American Auction Company
    • Hoffman William (1924-1995) The Bugler Lithos (25)
      Oct. 31, 2020

      Hoffman William (1924-1995) The Bugler Lithos (25)

      Est: $200 - $400

      For your consideration is this collection of 25 lithographs called "The Bugler," by Montana artist William Hoffman (1924-1995). The scene show a majestic elk on the far side of a wintry creek with the tree line not far away; and a magnanimous looming mountain range behind. William Hoffman was an American painter known for his depictions of Pacific seascapes and the American West. Born in 1924 in Montana, Hoffman was a self-taught artist who found painting late in life. He decided to pursue a career in art after visiting a gallery for the first time. The condition of these prints is good in like new condition with no visible signs of damage to any of the prints. The measurements of this 20" x 26" and the visible art measures 18" x 24".

      North American Auction Company
    • Hoffman William (1924-1995) The Bugler Lithos (25)
      Oct. 03, 2020

      Hoffman William (1924-1995) The Bugler Lithos (25)

      Est: $200 - $400

      For your consideration is this collection of 25 lithographs called "The Bugler," by Montana artist William Hoffman (1924-1995). The scene show a majestic elk on the far side of a wintry creek with the tree line not far away; and a magnanimous looming mountain range behind. William Hoffman was an American painter known for his depictions of Pacific seascapes and the American West. Born in 1924 in Montana, Hoffman was a self-taught artist who found painting late in life. He decided to pursue a career in art after visiting a gallery for the first time. The condition of these prints is good in like new condition with no visible signs of damage to any of the prints. The measurements of this 20" x 26" and the visible art measures 18" x 24".

      North American Auction Company
    • HOFFMAN William R (USA 1924-1995), Breaking Waves at Dusk, Oil on Canvas, 76x100cm
      Mar. 22, 2020

      HOFFMAN William R (USA 1924-1995), Breaking Waves at Dusk, Oil on Canvas, 76x100cm

      Est: $100 - $300

      HOFFMAN, William R (USA 1924-1995) Breaking Waves at Dusk Oil on Canvas 76x100cm

      Davidson Auctions
    • William Hoffman - Seascape 75 x 98cm
      Aug. 08, 2019

      William Hoffman - Seascape 75 x 98cm

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      William Hoffman Seascape oil on canvas 75 x 98cm signed lower right

      Lawsons
    • William Hoffman, Montana (1924-1995), Coastal waves, oil on canvas,
      May. 11, 2019

      William Hoffman, Montana (1924-1995), Coastal waves, oil on canvas,

      Est: $300 - $500

      William Hoffman Montana (1924-1995) Coastal waves, oil on canvas, signed lower right, framed.

      Link Auction Galleries
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN (1924-1995) SEASCAPE OIL ON CANVAS
      Mar. 02, 2019

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN (1924-1995) SEASCAPE OIL ON CANVAS

      Est: $120 - $200

      William Hoffman (Montana/California, 1924-1995) oil on canvas of ocean surf before rocks. Signed lower right

      Sunset Auction
    • William Hoffman Oil on Canvas Clown Scene
      Nov. 17, 2018

      William Hoffman Oil on Canvas Clown Scene

      Est: -

      William Hoffman Oil on Canvas Clown Scene

      Fidelity Estate Services
    • William Hoffman, Winter Morning Lithograph
      May. 27, 2018

      William Hoffman, Winter Morning Lithograph

      Est: -

      Good condition. Unframed Artist: William Hoffman, Title: Winter Morning Medium: LithographSignature Type: Pencil Signed Signature Location: Lower Right Edition Number: 200/1800 Approx. Measurement: 20 x 26 Approx. Ship Weight: 1lbs.Keywords: Art; Ref: JE13093

      J Levine Auction & Appraisal LLC
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN SUNSET SEASCAPE O/C
      Mar. 24, 2018

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN SUNSET SEASCAPE O/C

      Est: $100 - $150

      Signed. Condition: Small surface scraps. Linen frame dirty. Dimensions framed: H 29.75 x W 55.5" Sight: H 23.5" x W 47.5"

      Westport Auction
    • LARGE OIL ON CANVAS SEASCAPE BY WILLIAM HOFFMAN
      Mar. 03, 2018

      LARGE OIL ON CANVAS SEASCAPE BY WILLIAM HOFFMAN

      Est: $250 - $350

      Signed William Hoffman (American - Montana), gold leaf frame - 57 7.8" w x 34" h (sight - 47.5" w x 23.5" h

      Hampton House Auctions
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN (Montana/California, 1924-1995) - SEASCAPE - Oil on canvas view of waves rolling onto a rocky shore on a bright day
      Mar. 04, 2017

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN (Montana/California, 1924-1995) - SEASCAPE - Oil on canvas view of waves rolling onto a rocky shore on a bright day

      Est: $150 - $250

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN (Montana/California, 1924-1995) - SEASCAPE - Oil on canvas view of waves rolling onto a rocky shore on a bright day. Signed bottom right. Housed in frame. 31" x 43" x 2.5"

      Pacific Galleries
    • William Hoffman (1924-1995) Oil On Canvas
      Jan. 28, 2017

      William Hoffman (1924-1995) Oil On Canvas

      Est: -

      Listed artist known for the western genre. Signed bottom right. Frame measures approximately 31" x 27". Sh12111

      EJ'S Auction & Appraisal
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN OIL ON CANVAS (Montana/California,
      Jan. 19, 2016

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN OIL ON CANVAS (Montana/California,

      Est: $100 - $150

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN OIL ON CANVAS (Montana/California, 1924-1995) California Seascape. Image measures 36" x 36", signed "William Hoffman" lower right. In a gilt wood frame.

      O'Gallerie
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN OIL ON CANVAS (Montana/California,
      Jul. 15, 2014

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN OIL ON CANVAS (Montana/California,

      Est: $250 - $350

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN OIL ON CANVAS (Montana/California, 1924-1995) California Seascape. Image measures 36" x 36", signed "William Hoffman" lower right. In a gilt wood frame.

      O'Gallerie
    • Painting by William Hoffman
      Mar. 15, 2014

      Painting by William Hoffman

      Est: $100 - $200

      William Hoffman (American, 1924-1995), Portrait of an Indian, oil on canvas, signed lower right, overall (with frame): 31.5"h x 27.5"w

      Clars Auctions
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN (American, 1924-1995)
      Dec. 04, 2012

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN (American, 1924-1995)

      Est: $300 - $400

      oil/canvas, beach sunset, likely California, signed l/l "William Hoffman", 24" x 48"; original frame; #9276

      Matthew's Galleries
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN, OIL ON CANVAS, 24" X 36", MOOSE
      Mar. 17, 2012

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN, OIL ON CANVAS, 24" X 36", MOOSE

      Est: $200 - $400

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN, OIL ON CANVAS, 24" X 36", MOOSE: Moose in landscape. Circa 1960. From the estate of Audrey Stanko, Sterling Heights, Mi.

      DuMouchelles
    • Pair of William Hoffman (1924 - 1995) Oil on Canvas Portraits
      Jan. 26, 2012

      Pair of William Hoffman (1924 - 1995) Oil on Canvas Portraits

      Est: $600 - $800

      Portraits of Native Americans by Wm. Hoffman. Frame measure for each is approx.27" x 31""

      J Levine Auction & Appraisal LLC
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN (1924-1995, Montana) OIL ON CANVAS - Signed seascape with coastline - Condition good - Mid 20th century - 34.5" x 58...
      Aug. 14, 2011

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN (1924-1995, Montana) OIL ON CANVAS - Signed seascape with coastline - Condition good - Mid 20th century - 34.5" x 58...

      Est: $100 - $400

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN (1924-1995, Montana) OIL ON CANVAS - Signed seascape with coastline - Condition good - Mid 20th century - 34.5" x 58.5" framed

      Pacific Galleries
    • Paintings, William Hoffman, Seascapes
      Jul. 09, 2011

      Paintings, William Hoffman, Seascapes

      Est: $300 - $500

      Unframed oil on canvas, Sunset Tide, by William Hoffman (Californian, 1924-1995), signed ''William Hoffman'' lower left, overall: 24''h x 48''w

      Clars Auctions
    • William Hoffman (American, 1924 - 1995)
      Mar. 26, 2010

      William Hoffman (American, 1924 - 1995)

      Est: $600 - $800

      William Hoffman (American, 1924 - 1995) Country Doctor oil on canvas signed l.r. 24 in. x 36 in. Excellent condition.

      Cowan's Auctions
    • WILLIAM HOFFMAN [AMER. B1924], OIL ON CANVAS,
      Jul. 10, 2009

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN [AMER. B1924], OIL ON CANVAS,

      Est: $400 - $500

      WILLIAM HOFFMAN [AMER. B1924], OIL ON CANVAS, 1970, 24" X 20", INDIAN CHIEF: Done in pastel colors. Signed lower right; unframed;

      DuMouchelles
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