1895 Typogravure Theobald Chartran Art Emma Calve Carmen Portrait Costume Opera


"Calvé as Carmen"

This is an original 1895 tipped-in color typogravure of a painting by Théobald Chartran.


This 116+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No water damage. There is a 1" tear in the bottom right corner of the typogravure which is not visible in the digital image. Please note that the mounting board is a textured stock.

  • Product Type: Original Typogravure; Color
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 13.5 inches; 27 x 34 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of beautiful antique typogravures, photogravures and halftone prints that focus on the universal language of music. From Hungarian conductor Anton Seidl, opera singers like Max Alvary and Katharina Klafsky to depictions of music and musicians in great works of art, each image offers a glimpse into the realm of sweet, sweet melodies. These collectible images are perfect for the avid classical music aficionado or the person who is simply a fan of the music world's greats.

This piece was illustrated by Chartran, Th�obald. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

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