1893 Print Observatory Pikes Peak Summit Colorado - ORIGINAL HISTORIC IMAGE AW2

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"Observatory on the Summit of Pike's Peak."

This is an original 1893 halftone print of the observatory on the summit of Pikes Peak in Colorado. (Please note that there is printing on the reverse.)

Period Paper is pleased to offer an extraordinary collection of original halftone images of America's scenic wonders circa 1893. These images are the work of the famous traveler and writer J. W. Buel, and they provide an unique historical record of the 19th century American landscape. Please note: most of these images are duotone in color--not grayscale. However, the duotone hue may not be readily visible in the digital image.

CONDITION

This 118+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No aging. No creases. Light surface rub - bottom right corner. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Other
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 8 inches; 25 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)

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