Creator: Maurice Pillard Verneuil
Place of origin: France
Verneuil studied and developed his style under Eugè Grasset, a Franco-Swiss pioneer of Art Nouveau. He is known for his contribution to the Art Deco movement through the use of bold floral patterns on ceramic tiles, wallpaper, textiles and posters.
In his 1897 portfolio "L'animal dans la décoration", Verneuil shows a rich variety of patterns based on plant and animal forms: Birds, fish and other sea creatures, shells and insects (including the popular fin-de-siècle motifs butterflies and dragonflies), and plant environmental forms such as flowers and trees. He reduces living creatures to playful decorative elements and geometric patterns, providing dozens of striking examples that interior designers can use as models when creating wallpaper, textiles, decorative hardware, or painted borders and friezes.
Original from The New York Public Library
License: Public Domain
Digital Restoration by Vintage Whale.
Museum-quality posters made on thick and durable matte paper. Add a wonderful accent to your room and office with these posters that are sure to brighten any environment.
• Paper thickness: 0.26 mm (10.3 mil)
• Paper weight: 189 g/m² (5.57 oz/y²)
• Opacity: 94%
• ISO brightness: 104%
• Giclée printing quality
• 21 × 30 cm posters are size A4
• Blank product sourced from Japan
This product is made especially for you as soon as you place an order, which is why it takes us a bit longer to deliver it to you. Making products on demand instead of in bulk helps reduce overproduction, so thank you for making thoughtful purchasing decisions!
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- Yousr Amri, DE
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The quality of the poster even exceeded my expectations. Payment processing and shipping went smoothly. I am very satisfied.
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- Martijn Brouwer, NL
Do you ship worldwide?
Yes! We ship worldwide, free of charge.
How long do I have to wait for my art to be delivered?
We work to get your art to you as soon as possible! Most orders take 7-10 working days to arrive, but we do our best to get it to you sooner. If you've already ordered, be sure to check your email for the tracking link.
What's your return policy?
Replaced free of charge if damaged in transit.
What is Vintage Whale?
Vintage Whale is a young company for carefully researched and prepared art prints. We are a small and creative team based in Berlin, Germany and appreciate the artistic world. Our love for art connects us and we are passionate about creating art for personal space.
We love the aesthetics of vintage artwork and invite everyone to be a part of it. We value a sustainable future, so we take great care to ensure that our high-quality products last and inspire.
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The Art of Restoration
Our art restoration process involves improving color and removing any blemishes or spots that may detract from the piece. By taking care in our restoration efforts, we are able to produce beautiful art posters that look as close to the original artwork as possible.
Our art prints are made with high-quality paper that is manufactured by 3 quality brands—Atlantis, Athens, and MGV Color. The posters are giclée-printed on archival, acid-free paper to ensure brilliant prints that will brighten up any room.
Museum Quality Prints
Giclée art prints are a great option for your art prints because results in beautiful, detailed prints in museum quality. This method also ensures that your art print will last for many years without fading or discoloration.