Cannonball Foundry 1763
Cannonball Foundry 1763/ French: "Les Fonts des Canons" / This stunning print comes from a rare and original antique copperplate engraving from the legendary Diderot Encyclopédie, published in 1763. After a painstaking process to ensure the capture of every nuance of the antique original, we print on only the finest cold press art paper. We present this distinctive print under glass in a beautifully distressed silver frame with double matting for a for a contemporary complement to this centuries old art form.
This print is part of our Circa line, inspired by artwork from our family collections. My mother especially had a love for engravings, and we are pleased to share the incredible craftsmanship of centuries past with all of you. This piece measures approx. 18" H x 14" W, and weigh 3 lbs.