Exceptional in size and quality of execution chromolithography after an oil painting of french romanticism painter Pierre Outin (1840-1899) entitled "Le Clou". The lithograph represents a romantic couple sitting on a rock. This is an original limited print, made by the company "Incroyable" of Paris in the 20th century (1900-1920).
66,5 x 47 cm 26.18 x 18.5 inches
Chromolithograph was a technique of edition invented around 1840 to challenge the tecnics of etching and woodcut, as it revealed to be less expensive.
It had a considerable success, as well as developing advertisement with posters, as for reproducing paintings at a low cost : still lifes, lanscapes, portraits, genre scenes, became very popular elements of decoration for the home.
Shipping : we take huge pride in packing since it is a delicate and important part. This print will come in an acid free backing board as well as in an acid free sleeve.