A Dream of Beauty lovely topless woman Besnard 1890 antique photogravure printBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
A Dream of Beauty
Art by Besnard
Printed 1890, Paris
Fine original antique photogravure print.
Printed on quality period heavy paper which may show typical gentle signs of age, perhaps some minor light spotting or foxing.
An appealing, uncommon and interesting image.
In near Very Good or better antiquarian condition, mostly clean overall, light minor age dustiness or small light surface wear, and some scattered foxing in the blank margins, overall the image remains clean and very attractive -- please inspect enlargeable photo closely, any noteworthy flaws to the printed surface area should be noticeable within picture provided.
In all, a fine image entirely worthy of ownership and display.
[ note: We grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws. We are doing our best to show & describe this item so you are happy when it arrives ].
Despite any small age flaws, the printed area remains visually pleasing, and the print is well preserved.
Overall a nice impression of an original and interesting antique printed image that any collector, curator or institution would be happy to own or display.
Sheet measures c. 8 1/4" W x 8 7/8" H.
Printed area measures c. 4 7/8" W x 7" H.