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.
Victorian Romantic Couple, Chromolithograph Print after French painting by Outin