Antique Late 19th Century Framed Neyret Freres French Stevengraph, Victorian Billiards Satin Ribbon Engraving
Extraordinary antique late 19th century (1895-1900) framed Nayret Freres stevengraph engraving. Gray and white French Victorian scene of 3 gentlemen and a lady playing billiards. The bottom left corner is signed "NF" and the bottom right corner "D'A Perez". Matted and behind glass in a black and gold wood frame. Taped onto the back of the frame is a small informational excerpt from the previous owners stating that this is an antique French satin ribbon engraving showing a classic 18th-century scene along with the original purchase price of $450.
The frame measures 17 1/4" wide by 12 1/3" high by 3/4" deep. Both the frame and the engraving are in excellent antique condition with a few knicks to the wood frame and some signs of aging to the stevengraph. Please see provided photos for full details.