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Portrait of Society Lady, entitled "SHELMERDENE"
This beautiful photogravure image is taken from a disbound copy of the 'Book of Beauty', published in 1926. There are four variations to choose from:

1) Original vintage page.
The decorative border on the backing page is just over 20 x 14 cm or 8 x 5.5 inches approximately. The page itself measures 26 x 18 cm or 10.25 x 7 inches, approximately.

New prints are available are as follows:

2) 6 x 8 inches or 15 x 20 cm, approximately. Made to order.
3) 8 x 10 ins or 20 x 25 cm, approximately. Made to order.
4) 9 x 12 ins or 23 x 30 cm, approximately. Made to order.

Your print will be placed inside a polythene bag, packed securely in a cardboard-backed envelope with extra card/paper for rigidity, and posted via airmail if overseas. All prints, whether antique, vintage or modern should be protected from exposure to direct sunlight.

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This print has a crease across the left-hand corner, hence the price.

Shelmerdene, Art Deco, Monochrome Portrait in Photogravure by Hugh Cecil, 1926, Book of Beauty

$25.38 USD
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  • Vintage item from the 1920s
  • Materials: paper, vintage paper, photograph, print, antique book, antique paper, disbound album, disbound book
  • Ships worldwide from Saint-Astier, France
  • Feedback: 437 reviews
  • Favorited by: 26 people

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