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Felix Benoist Lithograph Rome dans sa grandeur Series Arc de Constantin 1855, Framed
Artist: Felix Benoist (1818-1896) after Eugene Ciceri (1813 - 1890) et Philippe Benoist. Figures by Bayot. Felix Benoist was French painter and lithographer. Eugene Ciceri was an accomplished watercolorist, lithographer, muralist and stage set designer. Philippe Benoist was one of France's most gifted topographical artists of the 19th century, he was both a master lithographer and painter. He began his career in Paris and by 1836 he was exhibiting his views at the Paris Salons and continued to do so until 1879. As an original lithographic artist, Philippe Benoist specialized in exterior and interior views of many famous European buildings.
Title: Rome dans sa grandeur (From a French series titled 'Rome dans Sa Grandeur', late 19e Century)
Method: Tinted lithograph
Size of platemark (image only): 23 x 32 cm
Frame size: 42 x 52 cm
Publisher: Nantes, Lith. Charpentier Editeur, Paris Quais des Augustins 55
It was originally published in 1855 by Nantes, Lithographe Charpentier Editeur, Paris Quais des Augustins.
This rare print is a gorgeous reproduction of the 1855 original lithograph by Felix Benoist, one of France's most gifted topographical artists of the 19th century.
It comes in a vintage black wood frame, professionally assembled and mounted.
Written in French on the left lower corner, and Italian on the right corner of the print
Rome ancienne – Frontispice Arc de Constantin / Roma Antica – Frontispizio Arco Di Costantino
Printed on very thick quality paper.
Blank on the reverse side.
Condition of print: excellent.
The frame is painted black.
Please do not hesitate to ask for additional pictures.