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1899 Print Leavitt Peirce Harvard Lampoon Cap Gown Humor Student Graduation HVD1

1899 Print Leavitt Peirce Harvard Lampoon Cap Gown Humor Student Graduation HVD1

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This is an original 1899 halftone print from the Harvard Lampoon showing the senior class in their "caps and gowns." The sign above the entryway which reads "Peavitt & Leirce" is a tongue-in-cheek nod to the iconic tobacco store in Harvard Square, a frequent haunt of university students.

CONDITION

This 112+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 4.25 inches; 15 x 11 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: bonnet, dress, costume, fashion, college

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