Baxter Print ‘The Bride’ circa 1850
Baxter Print ‘The Bride’ , showing a young lady with a flower, standing on a garden terrace with several ships in the distance.
Frame 24x30cm, image 8x12cm
some small flaws, displays well
Speculation puts the origin of this piece in the portrait of Queen Victoria by Franz Xaver Winterhalter, 1842. However, while the stance is similar, details such has hands, hair and costume are quite different.
George Baxter (1804-1867) is regarded the inventor of color printing.