Antique Rose On Antique Paper art print by Maria Hunt. Our art prints are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All art prints include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.
I had great fun creating art to match. In the language of flowers, the rose represents Love & Devotion. I put these two together on antique... more
I had great fun creating art to match. In the language of flowers, the rose represents "Love & Devotion". I put these two together on antique paper. The paper is from 1884 "People's Cyclopedia of Universal Knowledge... Somehow, it seems fitting to repurpose this charming view of our world 130 years ago, and use it to create art that inspires..
The rose is one of the most famous and beloved of all flowers. As William Shakespeare once wrote "What's in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet." Roses have been revered for centuries. Historical evidence shows they were grown in China about 5,000 years ago and they have continued to play a part in history ever since.
What does the Rose Flower Mean?
The rose has many meanings which vary depending on its color. However any rose can be commonly seen as a symbol of:
Love - Honor - Faith - Beauty - Balance - Devotion & Timelessness
2nd Place - Pastel Pink Contest for Beautiful Flowe...
About Maria Hunt
"ART, something I always wanted as part of my life, HAS become a passion that fills my soul, and leaves me full of joy, one brushstroke at a time."
After 30 years as a successful business woman, Maria Hunt, finding the nest empty, and having fulfilled her role as financial contributor, retired to the Palm Springs area, pursuing her childhood dream of studying and creating art. She started in 2000 with art classes at College of the Desert. She refined her skills in plein air painting by attending workshops across the U.S. The years left to get "really good" at art are diminishing, and her focus is laser sharp. She spends one week a month teaching art to Children (and older versions of children) She...