Sidney Muschamp Print ( Garlands For The Festival)
Garlands For The Festival
This is a rare Antique Garlands For The Festival Engraving by Francis Sidney Muschamp. In an old original frame. There is some age related spotting, some of which is just under glass and not on the print.
Frame Size: 62cmx77.5cm
Print Size: 32.5cmx50cm
For centuries artists have depicted mythological, classical and literary themes. Fascinated, the artist contemplates these themes and thereafter transforms the canvas into a historical and philosophical account.In the nineteenth century, the Neo-Classical movement bloomed, bringing forth a new style and interpretation of the past. F. Sidney Muschamp was greatly influenced by this movement, and painted with the same vision as its leaders Lord Leighton and Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. Muschamps brush was motivated by his love of the past and he concentrated on portraying Shakespearean, Classical and Baroque lifestyles. This becomes quite evident, when reviewing titles of paintings he exhibited during his lifetime