Camille Gabriel Schlumberger

1896 French Decorator Pochoir, Strawberry Bed (plate 71)

$125.00 $275.00
  • 1896 French Decorator Pochoir, Strawberry Bed (plate 71)

Camille Gabriel Schlumberger

1896 French Decorator Pochoir, Strawberry Bed (plate 71)

$125.00 $275.00

Date: 1896
Size10.75 x 16.5 inches

About The Poster: From La Plante et ses applications ornementales. (Plants and Their Application to Ornament). Directed by Mr Eugène Grasset, this book was illustrated by nine artists and was produced "to show  pratical example for the industry and a path to follow".  It can be seen as an Art Nouveau manifesto, with Grasset introducing this book as a "merciless war against the imitation from the past". 

Sheet has been trimmed slightly and has margins of ¾ inch all around.
Slight foxing at edges.

About the Artist: Camille Gabriel Schlumberger was a French decorator and artist who studied at the Guérin school in Paris with Eugène Grasset.