This is an original 1931 monochrome photolithograph of an 18th century etching by Pierre Nicolas Ransonette.
This 82+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
"To amuse oneself in order that one may exert oneself, as Anacharsis puts it, seems right; for amusement is a sort of relaxation, and we need relaxation because we cannot work continuously.Ó (Aristotle) Throughout the ages human beings have sought amusement in the form of theatre, plays, dance, opera, the circus, caberets, etc. Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of historic images, including photolithographs, pochoirs, and lithographs, from 1931 of these amusing diversions.
This piece was illustrated by Ransonette, Pierre Nicolas.
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Type: Orig. Photolithograph