1900 Print Theatre De Comedie Francaise Paris France Architecture Worlds XGTB9

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This is an original 1900 black and white halftone print of the Theatre de Comedie-Francaise located in the city of Paris, France at the time of the Exposition Universalle that was held from April 15-November 12, 1900 CE. The World's Fair displayed the Eiffel Tower, Ferris Wheels, Russian Nesting Dolls, Campbell's Soup, Diesel Engines, Talking Films, and the Telegraphone for the very first time. It is estimated that over 50 million people attended the event. CONDITION

This 111+ year old Item is rated 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: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 4 inches; 14 x 10 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)

Ever wonder what the world was like before the advent of Campbell's Soup? Please pack your bags for Paris, France as Period Paper books you a round trip to the Exposition Universalle of 1900 CE! Prepare to be amazed as the collection unveils the architectural wonders of the Pantheon, Church of the Madeleine, the Eiffel Tower, and the Alexander III Bridge. If that's not enough to float your dinghy down the Seine Riviera, consider the multi-national pavilions exhibiting new technologies such as; magic stairs (Escalators), a rotating amusementatron (Ferris Wheel), internally collapsible babushkas (Russian Nesting Dolls), the cure for the common cold (Campbell's Soup), large automotive combustibles (Diesel engines), and the Telegraphone! To continue your visit to the wonderful World's Fair, simply cut in line and click on the link provided below the condition paragraph. Enjoy the showcase!

Keywords specific to this image: Exposition Universalle, Europe, French, Theater, Stage, Drama, Theater Nautique, La Maison de Moliere, House of Moliere, Victor Louis, City, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Carriage, Horse, Sidewalk

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