Art Nouveau new year postcard by Mastroianni for 1910
A fabulous postcard by the Italian sculpture and artist Domenico Mastroianni for the new year of 1910. Although unsigned this is one of the fantastic clay sculptures created by Mastroianni, here depicting the passing of the old year 1909 by Father Time to the beautiful semi nude young maiden representing the dawning of the new year. The whole scene complimented by the rising sun of the new year and a winged cherub flying overhead. A marvellous card in Mastroianni's typical flamboyant style and here brought to life with subtle colour tinting. Standard size card postally used on new years eve 1909 and published by ELD.
Condition: Very good, very slight corner and edge wear.