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1906 Color Print Forestier Adinkerke Adinkerque Belgium Kermesse Festival XGPB9

1906 Color Print Forestier Adinkerke Adinkerque Belgium Kermesse Festival XGPB9

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This is an original 1906 color print of the town of Adinkerke (Adinkerque), Belgium, which is located close to the French border and the seacoast. The townspeople are celebrating Kermesse which is a festival to mark the anniversary of the foundation of a church or to honor of the patron saint of the town.

CONDITION

This 105+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. Minor print defect - top center. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there are a few small impression along the right edge.

  • Product Type: Original Color Print; Color
  • Grade: 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)

This piece was illustrated by Forestier, Amedee. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

Forestier, Amedee

Amedee Forestier (1854 Ð 1930) was an Anglo-French artist and illustrator who specialized in historical scenes and landscapes. He was born in Paris and illustrated for The Illustrated London News, the Windsor Magazine and for several novels. He was known for his attention to detail in archaeological representations of finds, such as of the prehistoric man. He also worked at the Royal Ontario Museum and the Museum of London.

Keywords specific to this image: Beer, Townspeople, Citizens, Anniversary

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