Pair of 18th Century Paul Decker Fountain Scenes Etchings


A gorgeous pair of 18th century etchings featuring battle scenes of Greco-Roman mythological characters set over a fountain. The scenes feature Hercules, the muses, cherubs, griffins, lions, bears, leopards, Pegasus and other heroes. Engraved by John Balthasar Probst and Daniel Hertz in Augsburg, Germany, circa 1720. Later hand-coloring to both pieces. Set in ebonized wood frames with grey matting and conservation glass.

Dimensions: 25"w x 1"d x 24"h

Circa: Early 20th Century, Europe

Materials: Paper

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Age appropriate wear.

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