The Mask by ElfGoblin
Stipple-engraving by Luigi Schiavonetti after Joshua Reynolds
From Old English Colour Prints. Published by The Studio.
Sir Joshua Reynolds, (born July 16, 1723, Plympton, Devon, England—died February 23, 1792, London) was an influential eighteenth-century English painter, specialising in portraits. He promoted the “Grand Style” in painting which depended on idealization of the imperfect.
artdecoblog: Casanova 3 by ElfGoblin Via Flickr: By Vincente Minnelli. From the book, Casanova’s Memoirs. Published by Willey Book Company. New York. First published 1930. These are from a 1940s version.
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