By F. Knight
This lavish number of royalty-free engravings by means of the distinguished 19th-century artist F. Knight — reproduced without delay from a unprecedented unique variation — comprises problematic wall work of art with trompe-l’oeil results; scenes of hunters, flanked via mythological figures; idealized damsels in rustic settings; and various different florid motifs.
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700 Victorian Ornamental Designs by F. Knight