"Incantation (Salammbo)" by Alphonse Mucha, 1897.
This is a high quality print reproduction of an art nouveau color lithograph. The original print was printed in five colors on woven paper. The beautiful image shows that of a high priestess/goddess during ritual of magic incantation. Created from a scene in Gustave Flaubert's romantic novel, "Salammbo."
RECOMMENDED PAPER: Cotton (its matte surface, heavy weight, and thickness, make this paper ideal for the most authentic feeling lithographic reproduction).
RESTORED WITH CARE: This reproduction, from an original lithograph has been digitally restored and renewed. Color has been enhanced to reflect original vibrancy lost from age. A few minor defects and cracking in the paint due to aging remain and retains the vintage charm of the piece. The piece still retains the characteristics of the original, but with any major flaws due to time and wear cleaned up, producing a top quality image for display.
These museum-quality fine art prints are created using the giclée printing process, which allows for super-fine detail and resolution. Archival inks are applied to premium heavyweight fine art papers. Giclée prints are regarded as the highest quality graphic reproduction process available and considered to be museum quality. Printed with a 12-color high end system using top of the line archival inks, resulting in a print that can last upwards of 100 to 200 years.
Premium Fine Art Canvas: This is a premium, 408 gsm, heavyweight canvas with a white and non-reflective surface. This is an acid-free and archival-grade paper. Our canvas consists of a 35/65 Cotton/ Poly Blend, with an Oxford 2:1 weave, and a fine & semi-smooth surface, .