Pen lihtograph on a vellin type paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 10.5 x 14 cm. The image size is ca. 9.5 x 13 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 4.1 x 5.5 inch. The image size is ca. 3.7 x 5.1 inch.
Original antique print, titled: ‘Pyramus’. It shows: Pyramus (from the Ovidian myth of Pyramus and Thisbe) stabbing himself in the chest with a sword. He is here dressed as a Napoleonic officer. Exact source unknown. Published by A. Stadlmair in the second half 19th century.Artists and Engravers: This print by W. Mayr. We have been unable to trace this artist.
Condition: Fair, given age. Sheet a little browned and with numerous small creases. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully, as it accurately reflects the condition of the print.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-PYRAMUS-SUICIDE-SWORD-NAPOLEONIC OFFICER-W. MAYR