Francis Owen Salisbury Offset Lithographs "Marjorie Merryweather Post"
Francis Owen Salisbury (British, 1874 – 1962)
Marjorie Merryweather Post, circa 1960
Two offset lithographs on paper
Signed to the lower right; signed in plate
Each print inscribed and signed by Marjorie Post to lower margin
Depicted in each print, ‘Post wears the The Maximillian Emerald ring, a 21.04 carat Colombian emerald once worn by the Austrian archduke crowned emperor of Mexico in 1864, Ferdinand Maximilian Joseph; and the Post Emerald Necklace, an Art Deco Indian-inspired necklace made by Cartier for Post in 1928-1929, featuring 24 baroque-cut Colombian emerald drops each surmounted by a smaller emerald bead, mounted in platinum with pave-set diamonds’
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- abrasions and scratches to the frame; some stains throughout.
- measures each frame; each image measures 10.5" W x 13.5" H.