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1875 Chromolithograph Primitive Decorative Elements African Oceanic LOR1
1875 Chromolithograph Primitive Decorative Elements African Oceanic LOR1

1875 Chromolithograph Primitive Decorative Elements African Oceanic LOR1

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This is an original 1875 color chromolithograph that depicts, in superb detail, a variety of ethnic patterns and designs from fabrics and tools found around African, Mexican, and Polynesian tribal locations. All originated from artifacts in the Louvre museum, and the additional image provides a little more information about each item.

CONDITION

This 136+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Chromolithograph; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 15 inches; 27 x 38 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 rare collection of chromolithographs in fantastic condition. These colorful, interesting pieces provide valuable glimpses into many of designs, motifs, and decorative styles from historical eras such as that of the ancient Egyptians, Byzantines, Greco-Romans and of course the Middle Ages and High Renaissance. The Medieval designs also feature a wide variety of manuscript illuminations that are absolutely stunning. Virtually unseen online, these items would be magnificent framed.

Keywords specific to this image: motif, geometric, Aztec, braided, zigzag

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