Mainstone Chinoiserie ®
T H E H A M L E N C O L L E C T I O N ®
Hand painted c1864 - flowering trees and plants, exotic birds, insects, rocks, streams
Renewed - with unique patina, in digital print files, 2016-8, by Wallquest in Wayne, PA
Features: tree peonies, lotus, pools, chrysanthemums, cherry blossoms, plum blossoms, climbing roses, morning glories, camellias, clematis, wisteria, bamboo, butterflies, magpies, parrots, bluebirds, nightingales, white ducks, pheasants, wood ducks, egrets, dragonflies, grasshoppers, rocks, pools, streams and more, before an ethereal blue sky as well as other customized backgrounds and variations below -
Five new colorways by Wallquest, with gold underlayers and pearlescent inks, prints on wallpaper and artist canvas - Charcoal with full color gardens, Gray/silver with full color gardens, Light Ivory-Sepia with sepia gardens, Gold with muted color gardens, Apricot with grisaille gardens
Products: Wallpaper, fabrics, framed canvas, wide format prints, scrolls, screens, woven tapestry, shades, pillows, scarves, fashions, notes cards, tote bags, dinnerware, accessories
Touchable: New printing offers new audiences the chance to own extremely rare historic decorative arts in a new touchable art format.
Visionary masterworks destined to disintegrate may now be renewed and customized as wallpaper or in frames or mounted on boards to move with their owners.
Innovative digital editions are not intended as replacements of originals, rather, they are an aura and a message from another world in new light.
"The definition of the aura… ‘a unique phenomenon of a distance, however close it may be’..." -- Walter Benjamin, Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction