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Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut


Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut
Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut
Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut
Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut
Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut
Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut
Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut
Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut
Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut
Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut

Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut    Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut

Woodcut by françois georgin, antique colors. Size of the sheet: approximately 637mm x 418mm.

The theme of the degree of the ages is recurrent in the popular imagery of epinal notably, from the beginning of the nineteenth century, just as the images of the Napoleonic legend or the worlds upside down. The staircase structures the visual, each step corresponding to a different age, towards the aging and the last judgment. In the nineteenth century, man is part of a universal order, he is a his is why the highest age on this staircase is one that bears witness to its strong social involvement. The item \The seller is \This item can be shipped to the following countries: America, Europe, Asia, Australia.

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  2. period: nineteenth and before <\/ li>
  3. theme: depial imaging <\/ li>
  4. authenticity: original <\/ li> <\/ Ul>
    Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut    Degrees Of The Ages, Popular Imagery Of Epinal, Circa 1826, Woodcut