Vintage botanical chromolithograph dated from 1920 of chrysanthemum Viola odorata plants.
Good condition. Piece of quality. Very decorative and sensitive.
34.8 x 25.5 cm 13.7 x 10 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.
Ready to be framed.
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.
French Botanical Chromolithograph Print of Violet Flower entitled Chrysanthemum Viola 1920s