1896 Louis Rhead Art Nouveau Poster for L. Prang & Co.'s Holiday Publications

1896 Louis Rhead Art Nouveau Poster for L. Prang & Co.'s Holiday Publications
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Price: $650.00

Description

Description: We offer an original and striking Art Nouveau advertising poster for L. Prang & Co.

The chromolithographed image features a seated woman with flowing hair and a patterned high bodice dress holding a book published by Prang & Co.

The artwork has a printed signature of the artist Louis J. Rhead (1858-1926). Rhead created works for Scribner's, Century and Harper's magazines, as well as, works like this for the Prang company.

21 1/2" x 16" plus simple black molded wood frame. Item #PR00224.

Condition: There are four short tears in the blank margins that have old masking tape repairs on verso, as well as a small chip in the upper left blank margin not visible with the poster in its frame. Generally, in good condition with strong colors.