Rare Signed Art Nouveau 'Brunhilde' Bohemian issue Postcard 1903 by Basch.
By the renowned Hungarian graphic artist Arpad Basch (1873-1944), this stunning 1903 Postcard was posted in Lobositz, Bohemia (now Czechoslovakia).
It features a stunning Art Nouveau interpretation of a beautiful Wagnerian Valkyrie, complete with stylized headdress and sword.
She represents 'Brunhilde', a mythological German shield maiden brought to life in Gotterdammerung..the last in Richard Wagner's 'Ring' cycle of operas. She was a very popular subject for artists at the turn of last century..see my listing NN302.
Franked and hand dated 1903 the postcard is signed and dated 1900 by Basch upper right and has an un-divided back.
With slightly rounded corners and a message to the front it is in good Antique condition.
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