An Unusual Large c.1900-10 Framed Print of a Failed Marriage Proposal


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Object Description

The rather unusual and ghostly framed and glazed antique print of good size, showing a lady and a man in a country house garden, possibly depicting unrequited love, a failed marriage proposal or a lovers tiff, the lady in a long lace gown looking away from the gentleman who is seated at a table and two ladder-back chairs with his head on his hand in contempt, the whole presented in its original ebonised frame and from the first decade of the twentieth century.

Object History


Object Literature

Some further research may prove fruitful in establishing the exact history and content of this work.

A haunting and interesting print.

Object Condition

There is some discoloration and foxing to the print, please see the photographs for a visual reference. The reverse shows the original newspaper backing and it remains glazed.

Object Details

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)1767 640995
+44 (0)7729 213013

Dealer Location

The Onion Barn
Shoe Cottage
15 High Street
MK44 3NL

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