Unframed, quality art print of subject analogous with Victoria Sponge cake.
A scattering of Victoriana including the Empress Mother soaking in her bath, sponge in hand. Also featured is the famous sponge cake with jam and cream filling. Although such cakes had been around since Renaissance time, the invention of baking powder in 1843 allowed the sponge to rise, becoming richer and spongier. At this very same time, the concept of tea time was being popularized among genteel society. The Victoria sponge had met it's moment.
Printed using extremely fine, pigment-based archival ink, giving maximum possible vibrancy, clarity, and depth of image.
Printed on 310g heavyweight Giclée Hahnemühle German Etching paper.
This print is available in either 12"x 16" or 18"x 24" sizing.