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Antique Print, Vintage Print - Wood Engraving, Orpheus, Gustav Moreau, Ovid Metamorphoses, Art, Milton’s Lycidas, Mythology, 1892 Book Page


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his print depicts the slain Orpheus. Poems by Ovid and Milton are referenced.

Artist is Gustav Moreau

Engraver is Ad. Lalauze

Printed on the Hess Press

Also included is the tissue paper covering with a brief description of the scene.

This is an original, not a reproduction. It came from a destroyed 1st edition book published in 1892 by Selmar Hess called Character Sketches of Romance Fiction and Drama. There is some damage, aging to the bound side of the print. All prints are either wood engravings, etchings, photogravure, or typogravure.

Approx Size - 11.5"x 9"

Great for framing, assemblage, collage art, scrapbooking, college or school reports, research, home decor.



Antique Print, Litho, Orpheus, Gustav Moreau, Ovid Metamorphoses, Art, Milton

SKU: C665
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