1907 Color Print Herbert Marshall Blois Church Saint Nicolas Loire River XGLA2

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This is an original 1907 color print of a watercolor by English artist Herbert Marshall which depicts the quaint city of Blois, located on the Loire river in the Loir-et-Cher department of France. In the distance are the town's iconic twin spires, which belong to the Church of Saint-Nicolas.

CONDITION

This 104+ 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 Color Print; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7 x 5 inches; 18 x 13 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)

This piece was illustrated by Marshall, Herbert Menzies. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

Marshall, Herbert Menzies

English painter and illustrator Herbert Menzies Marshall (1814-1913) was born in Leeds and studied at both Westminster School and Cambridge University. He soon discovered that watercolors were his passion, and due to his great talent, he was able to exhibit at such places as the Royal Academy. Later in life, he became a professor at Queen's College, teaching his students the fine art of landscape painting.

Keywords specific to this image: bank, cityscape, boat

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