Friday, March 10th 2017 @ 9:38pm EST
An antique color block relief and offset lithographic magazine cover for Le cri de paris, from the Sunday, January 12, 1902 issue. The image depicts an illustration designed by Sem, depicting a woman posing with a serpent behind her. Artist signature is printed in plate. This piece is mounted behind white mat, under acrylic glass in a fine wood frame with cast foliate molding and a silver leaf finish, hanging wire attached to the verso.This piece retailed at Garden City Galleries Ltd. of New York as indicated by a red and gold foil label to the verso. A paper sleeve to the verso contains the original magazine from which the framed presentation was taken.
- age discoloration across print and magazine, consistent with age.
17.25" W x 21.3" H x 1.63" D
- visible image area measures 8″ × 12″.