The Almira - Limited Edition Lithography Print

The Almira - Limited Edition Lithography Print

$292.00 USD

Companion print to The Country of the Pointed Firs by Sarah Orne Jewett. Handmade lithograph featuring sailboat in coastal setting. Limited and numbered edition signed by artist. Diptych image is 1 3/32 in. x 2 9/16 in. and 1 3/32 in. x 25/32 in. printed in black ink on hand-torn piece of German etching paper measuring 3 11/16 in. x 8 1/8 in. Printed in the USA. Categories: Al Young, Boats and ships, Limited Edition Print Collection 5, Lithograph, Maritime, Sarah Orne Jewett & The Country of the Pointed Firs

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The Almira - Limited Edition Lithography Print by Al Young

The Almira - Limited Edition Lithography Print


by Al Young




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