This is an original 1882 monochrome wood engraving of the belfry of Bergues, France (Republique Française). The historic landmark was built in the 13th century, but destroyed after the invasion in 1383 and restored in teh 19th century. Unfortunately, the belfry was badly damaged during World War II, and was rebuilt again in 1961.
This 129+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso of this engraving.
Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Monochrome
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 8 inches; 14 x 20 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: architecture, Meunier