1902 Ad Bausch & Lomb Photographic Lens Shutters Cowboy - ORIGINAL CL1


This is an original 1902 black and white print ad for Bausch & Lomb Photographic Lenses and Shutters from the Bausch & Lomb Optical Co., Rochester, N.Y. The ad announces a photography contest with $3000 to be awarded for photographs made with Bausch & Lomb Lenses and Shutters.


This 109+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No aging. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is a very faint wrinkle down the left side which is not visible on our digital image.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Grayscale
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 5.5 inches; 10 x 14 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: Vintage Advertising