1877 Print Bartlett Planing Machine Geo. W. Reed Lumber Veneer Cutting MAB1


This is an original 1877 halftone print of an improved machine for cutting boards invented by H. T. Bartlett and shown in operation at the factory of Geo. W. Read & Co., 186 to 200 Lewis St., New York City.


This 134+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse. There is also bleed through showing.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7 x 5.25 inches; 18 x 13 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)

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