Genre, Month, January, Ovid
"Bruma novi prima est veterisque novissima solis: principium capiunt Phoebus et annus idem"
Aus "Fast" von Ovid
(Midwinter is the beginning of the new sun and the end of the old one)
One of twelve prints - portraying the months of the year.
Stopple copper etching by Gabrieli
After the painting by William Hamilton (1751-1801)
Original antique print
Light general age toning. There is a repaired tear on the right reaching to the line bordering the oval depiction. Minimally soiled in some places in the white field. A crease running through the upper part of the oval- Margins beyond plate marks are about 0,5"
Fashinable ladies watching sskaters on a frozen lake.
Oval measurement: 23 x 19,3 cm (ca. 9 x 7.6")
The size: 32,5 x 27,5 cm (ca. 12.8 x 10.8") interior design, wall decoration, ideas, idea, gift ideas, present, vintage, charming, special, decoration, home interior, living room design