1907 Color Print Portrait Concierge Plantin-Moretus Antwerp Amedee XGPB8

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This is an original 1907 color print of a portrait of the Concierge of the Musée Plantin-Moretus in Antwerp, Belgium.

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 5.5 x 7 inches; 14 x 18 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 Forestier, Amedee. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

Forestier, Amedee

Amedee Forestier (1854 Ð 1930) was an Anglo-French artist and illustrator who specialized in historical scenes and landscapes. He was born in Paris and illustrated for The Illustrated London News, the Windsor Magazine and for several novels. He was known for his attention to detail in archaeological representations of finds, such as of the prehistoric man. He also worked at the Royal Ontario Museum and the Museum of London.

Keywords specific to this image: clerk, receptionist, costume

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