This is an original 1902 black and white print ad for cocoa and chocolate from Walter Baker & Co. The ad includes an offer for a booklet that tells the story of their advertising logo "La Belle Chocolatière" which is from a painting by the Swiss artist, Jean-Étienne Liotard called "Das Schokoladenmädchen."
This 112+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 9.5 inches; 17 x 24 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising