Antique Versailles Hand Coloured Print
Antique Versailles Hand Coloured Print

Antique Versailles Hand Coloured Print

$78.00

A beautifully detailed circa 1800 hand coloured print  depicting Versailles by Phillipe Benoist from 'Paris Dans Sa Splendeur.

Some foxing and discolouration in the sky of Verailles. Newer frame & very simple matte job. Measures 23" x 19.5"

Phillip Benoist was a painter, draftsman and lithographer, especially of landscapes and buildings. He was born in Geneva and worked in Paris where he was a pupil of Daguerre. (1813-1905) Philippe Benoist, one of the most coveted lithographers of the 19th century, specialized in topographical views.