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J.J. Grandville; Hortensia Couronne Imperiale

J.J. Grandville; Hortensia Couronne Imperiale

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An Image from a series of delightful prints illustrating flowers personified in the form of lovely maidens and their animal retinues. Each early 19th-century female figure is richly costumed in the leaves, blossoms, and garlands that designate her flower. She presides in an appropriate 'natural' setting, often surrounded by anthropomorphized insects and birds that pay her homage. These poetic interpretations of nature are a fetching example of early 19th-century literary and artistic invention. Their charm, as well as their mischievousness, bespeak the Victorian fascination with an animated and psychologically fertile natural world. 

Medium:  Etching with Hand Coloring

Reference:  Paris, Gonet, 1847

Signature:  Unsigned

Image Size 5" x 7"

Frame Size: 22" X 18" X 1" 

Frame: This item is sold framed. Since it has been previously displayed the frame may have minor imperfections. Please contact us for a detailed condition report.

Includes COA from Gold & Silver Pawn.

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