This is an original 1907 halftone print with images of the city of Burgos, Spain. These views were taken by photographer, John H. Gear, during the Lick Observatory Crocker Eclipse Expedition to Spain in 1905 and includes an image of the total eclipse of the sun on August 30, 1905 as seen at Burgos. Block by Arc Engraving Co., Ltd. Note the lovely Art Nouveau decorative design.
Period Paper is pleased to offer an exclusive collection of stunning original prints from 1907 which were created using the finest papers and inks of that era. All are eminently suitable for framing.
This 104+ year old Item is rated Near Mint. No aging. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black & White / Grayscale
Grade: Near Mint
Dimensions: Approximately 6.75 x 9.5 inches; 17 x 24 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: Market Square, astronomers, telescope