Heavy French Stone Lithographic Print Block
A lovely stone lithographic print block.
Lithography is a method of printing originally based on the use of oil and water which is dependent on the two not mixing. The printing is from the stone with a smooth surface.
The method was invented in 1796 by German author and actor Alois Senefelder as a cheap method of publishing theatrical works.
Measurements: 27 x 22 x 5cm This is a very heavy piece.
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A lovely decorative prop, unusual door stop, nice statement and conversation piece.