This 99+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of exceptional photogravures featuring the works of George Frederick Watts. A popular English Victorian-era painter and sculptor, Watts was strongly associated with the Symbolist movement of the time. Wonderfully atmospheric, these images beautifully capture the nuance, tone and emotive essence of WattsÕ original paintings. Each image would make a beautiful addition to any collection of significant nineteenth century artists.
This piece was illustrated by Watts, George Frederic.
George Frederick Watts (1817-1904)
George Frederic Watts was a popular English Victorian painter and sculptor who was associated with the Symbolist movement in the late 19th century. Raised by his father in an environment of a conservative interpretation of Christianity, and schooled in the classics, Watts became an artist apprehensive of conventional religion, but also one heavily influenced by allegory and the symbolic power of universal emotion and aspirations.
Keywords specific to this image: Symbolism, Symbolist, Landscape, Victorian Era Art