1895 Print Punta Argentere Peak Maritime Alps Italy Mountaineering Nature XGPB1

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This is an original 1895 black and white halftone print that depicts two mountain climbers resting on the way up the peak of Mount Argentera, part of the Maritime Italian Alps.

CONDITION

This 116+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 7 inches; 14 x 18 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)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of limited edition lithographs and halftones from a rare portfolio that follow a group of intrepid mountaineers are they voyage across the Alps. The items are in great condition considering their age and were printed on vellum by T. & A. Constable, printers to her Majesty.

This piece was illustrated by McCormick, Arthur David. Artist initials in print - bottom right of image.

Keywords specific to this image: natural history, rubble, debris

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