Unidentified 5

Unidentified (The Netherlands) / c. 1910

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Design: The full-colour illustration shows an outdoor scene in which young Dutch peasants in traditional dress are clog-dancing to the music issuing from a table-top phonograph sitting on a decorative table; in the far distance is a windmill. The print seems to have been pasted-down over the original label.

The ornament surrounding the lower segment seems to be of the Jugendstil style, which was the German interpretation of Art Nouveau.

History: Label scan courtesy of collector Helmut Janisch of Germany.




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