Antique pochoir [stencil] prints by Maurice Pillard Verneuil, from La plante et ses applications ornementales [Plants and their ornamental applications.] by Eugène Grasset, published by Eugene Levy in Brussels and Paris in 1896. Verneuil was one of the leading Art Nouveau designers in France and this publication includes some of his finest work. The plants are shown as botanical specimens together with other images of their possible use as decoration – lamps, ornamental ironwork etc. The title on each plate is in English, French and German. Excellent condition, each print 370 x 250 mm. $A 175 each
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