19th Century painter of the Romantic era. Born at Reuss, in Catalonia, Spain, June 11, 1839; Died of malaria in Rome Italy on the 22nd of November, 1874. This is an obituary by a contemporary writer Charles Vriarte who accompanied Fortuny to North Africa during the 1859 war between Spain and Morocco. It was translated from the original French and published in the 1875 edition of Appleton’s Art Journal.
I’ve made 600 dpi gray-scale scans of the four engravings in the article, links the tiff files are below:
For my first post, this is the original scan in BMP format (2MB) of Guido-Reni’s Aurora, from Painters, Sculptors, Architects, and Engravers and Their Works, A Handbook, by Clara Erskine Clement, 12th Edition. Haughton, Mifflin and Company, Boston and New York, 1892, Page 497, Illustration 32. The full size bmp file of the Guido Reni’s Aurora is at this link: