Lot 475: The Seasons. 1897
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: ALPHONSE MUCHA (1860-1939) Size: Each: 5 7/8 x 16 3/4 in./14.8 x 42.4 cm Imp. F. Champenois, Paris (not shown) This is Mucha's second take on feminine representations of the four seasons, each mythic woman languid and alluring in her own way. This is the smaller format version of the design, including the seldom-seen decorative upper border and lower panel indicating each season's name.
Condition Report: A-/ Very slight tears at edges. Framed.
Dimensions: Each: 5 7/8 x 16 3/4 in./14.8 x 42.4 cm
Artist or Maker: ALPHONSE MUCHA (1860-1939)