1904 Photogravure Ancient City Gate Spalen Spalentor Basel Switzerland XGPB7

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This is an original 1904 sepia photogravure of the Spalen Thor (also known as the Spalentor or Gate of Spalen) in Basel, Switzerland.

CONDITION

This 107+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Photogravure; Sepia
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 6.5 inches; 11 x 17 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 thrilled to offer items from a gorgeous collection of photogravures depicting author Joel CookÕs explorative excursion through Switzerland, the Netherlands and certain parts of Germany during the early 1900s. Images in this collection include that of castles, statues and sculptures, historic landmarks, portraits, cityscapes, the natural history of the land, and more. Come journey through the picturesque regions of Switzerland and Germany through the stunning vision of photogravures.

Keywords specific to this image: Swiss Clock Tower

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