This is a truly beautiful puzzle by Piatnik. The title is Empress Elisabeth of Austria, by the German artist Franz Xaver Winterhalter. You can admire the original painting of the beloved Empress “Sisi” as she is often called, at the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna.
The puzzle is like NEW, with all the pieces SEALED inside the original plastic bag. The box is in very good condition.
There are several jigsaw puzzles featuring other paintings by Franz Xaver Winterhalter. Examples are the 1500 piece version of Empress Eugénie Surrounded by her Ladies in Waiting, which Nathan published in 1975; and the 1000 piece version of Queen Victoria, which Heye published in 2007.
More information about Empress Elisabeth of Austria:
- Puzzle size: 67.5 x 44.1 cm, 26.5 x 17.4 in.
- Box size: 35.8 x 24 x 4.5 cm.
- Reference number: 5589.
- EAN number: 9001890558962.