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http://etsy.me/T1hAli

I've been drawing since my mother gave me a crayon and I created my first work of art on one of the walls at home. Later I became an architect and I continue to love forms illustration as a mean of expression. In the last couple of years I developed a passion for 19th. century illustrators of scientific books. There is so much aesthetic value and technical precision in their work.

I search antique illustrations from 19th. and early 20th. century books and give them a new opportunity. I intervene the images either by giving a black and white drawing a new color or by selecting only an element from a bigger composition. In my shop you will find antique illustrations with a…

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  • Joined May 23, 2012

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About

Welcome!

Enter my shop here;

http://etsy.me/T1hAli

I've been drawing since my mother gave me a crayon and I created my first work of art on one of the walls at home. Later I became an architect and I continue to love forms illustration as a mean of expression. In the last couple of years I developed a passion for 19th. century illustrators of scientific books. There is so much aesthetic value and technical precision in their work.

I search antique illustrations from 19th. and early 20th. century books and give them a new opportunity. I intervene the images either by giving a black and white drawing a new color or by selecting only an element from a bigger composition. In my shop you will find antique illustrations with a contemporary look.

I live in Montevideo, Uruguay with my 3 cats. I love music and have a passion for antique board games.

Many of my images are from books collected by my friend Maria, who sells original antique prints in her store Carambas here on Etsy.

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