The Wall of Solomon; by J.L. Gerome [1 Woodburytype print from The Masterpieces of French Art]. Jean-Leon Gerome.
The Wall of Solomon; by J.L. Gerome [1 Woodburytype print from The Masterpieces of French Art]

The Wall of Solomon; by J.L. Gerome [1 Woodburytype print from The Masterpieces of French Art]

Paris: Gravure Goupil et Cie, 1882. The sheet is 15 x 11.5 inches; the image is 10 x 7.25 inches. The print is a black-and-white image of the painting The Wall of Solomon by Jean-Leon Gerome (1824-1904). No date of publication. The series The Masterpieces of French Art was issued in the United States beginning in 1882. Portfolios containing several photogravure prints made by the Woodburytype method and several wood engravings were published on a monthly basis. Gravure Goupil et Cie, which in 1867 bought an exclusive license for the use of the Woodburytype process in France from from Walter B. Woodbury (1834-1885), became Boussod, Valadon & Cie in 1884. A strikingly beautiful image. In Near Fine Condition: one lower corner slightly scraped; image is clean and bright. Near Fine. Item #004799

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