1924 Print Hortense Maid Pillow Paris French Actress Bedding Household THM
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This is an original 1924 halftone print titled, "Paris by night woos slumber with silk sheets and pillow-cases." The print discusses the various types of bedding and offers advice as to which types to purchase. One of the caption writes, "Melisande, being blonde, follows the example of the beautiful Empress Eugenie, who, 'tis said, originated the idea of black satin sheets to contrast with her fairness."
This 87+ 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. Please note that there is print on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 8.75 x 11.25 inches; 22 x 29 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)
Keywords specific to this image: Le Maire, Lemaire, Diane, Georgette, France, Linen, Hortense, Anne Archbald, Marie