John William Waterhouse Postcard
A Tale from the Decameron
This modern postcard features an art work by English Pre-Raphaelite artist John William Waterhouse. The image is a reproduction of an 1916 oil on canvas painting titled A Tale from the Decameron. It depicts a scene from Giovanni Boccaccio’s notable book. Lovely women are sitting in a garden being entertained by a musician.
John William Waterhouse (1849 - 1917) was an English painter known for working in the Pre-Raphaelite style. His artworks were known for their depictions of women from both ancient Greek mythology and Arthurian legend.
Postcard Condition: Mint
Postcard Size: 3 7/8 by 5 1/2 inches (10 x 14 cm).