RETROUVAILLES [French] The happiness of meeting again after a long time
Litho of the Devonshire gems. I bought it for $2 because I’d read about these in school, they’re an important example of Egyptian Victorian motifs, and I just now discover that the print is contemporary to the jewels and was displayed at the Great Exhibition in 1862. Decor score.
This is called “Wedgwoodn’t”
I’m hiding out in the Musée des Beaux-Arts until winter fucks off.