1906 Halftone Print Mineshead Church England Somerset Ward Saint Michael XGEA1

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This is an original 1906 black and white halftone print of a little girl standing in front of the Anglican parish church of St. Michael in Mineshead, England. This church dates from the 15th century CE and its tower used to have a beacon light for ships in the nearby harbor. Mineshead is located in Somerset, England, not far from Exmoor National Park. Photography by C.W. Barnes Ward.

CONDITION

This 105+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / 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: 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)

This image stems from a collection depicting the country surrounding Devon, England, made famous by author Richard Doddridge Blackmore. Blackmore was one of the most famous English authors in the latter half of the 19th century, and is most remembered for his work, Lorna Doone (1869). Explore the various areas relating to Blackmore and his works with photography by C. W. Barnes Ward. To view more images from the collection, select the link offered at the bottom of the product condition.

Keywords specific to this image: Girl, United Kingdom, Parish, Anglican, Tower

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