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19th Century French Art Nouveau Verre Églomisé Gilt Trade Shop Sign

About the Item

Of striking composition, a reverse painted and gilt trade sign, late 19th century (circa 1890) in age French in origin. The sign has typical Art Nouveau organic flowing forms and typography, housed in a sweeping reeded frame with original ebonised finish. In totally untouched condition, some loss to the internal paintwork nothing you wouldn't expect, the sign also has its original canvas backing. The piece is liking to of showcased the tradesman's abilities, alongside advertising. The sign reads painting, glazing, decorations, attributes, wallpapers Measures: 146 cm in height 66 cm in width 3.5 cm in depth.
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 57.49 in (146 cm)Width: 25.99 in (66 cm)Depth: 1.38 in (3.5 cm)
  • Style:
    Art Nouveau (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1890
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Seller Location:
    Lowestoft, GB
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU4612117735631
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