The Bath of Susannah

Sir William Russell Flint

P.R.A., P.R.W.S., R.S.W., R.O.I., R.E.

This is a decorative print, of little value, and unfortunately most are now quite faded.


sir william russell flint The bath of Susannah

'The Bath of Susannah'
Image size 15" x 10".
Published as an open edition calendar print.
This painting was published as a calenadr print by Bemrose in Derby.
Although just decorative, the calendars became somewhat collectable;
Unfortunately, the inks and papers used were not light fast, so the picture would suffer from fading when exposed to light.
Please click onthe title above 'Bath of Susannah' to see an image of the original painting.
The colour difference is remarkable.
It is usual that the red pigments suffer the most, and first of all;
However, the expense of producing a calendar using light fast inks would not have been a viable option.