Winter Tales for Winter Nights: 1895 Poster, 30x48 Print, Signed by Louis Rhead. This early example of American Art Nouveau has been mounted on Japanese rice paper for support.
It is a historic work and coveted by collectors. Just like today, there were hundreds if not thousands of poster collector's in America before the turn of the century.Some had to have every example of Penfield's 75 Harper's Magazine posters which were made monthly and delivered to. Its not just us with the craze! William Macy Stone was a poster collector in the 1890s. He had a huge collection and knew all the artists. This first one off the press was given to him and Rhead wrote his name and signed it. Another example of this print is in the Library of Congress. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "arteresearch" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Ukraine.