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1910 Print Headless Greek Sculpture Dancer Roman Maison Caree Nimes France XGCB8

1910 Print Headless Greek Sculpture Dancer Roman Maison Caree Nimes France XGCB8

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This is an original 1910 black and white halftone print of "Greek Dancer, Maison Carrée. Nîmes." This image captures a sculpture taken from the Maison Carée, an ancient Roman temple in Nîmes, France. The structure was dedicated to Galius Caesar and Lucius Caesar, the sons of Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa and the adopted sons of Augustus. Both children died at a young age. The temple origianally carried an inscription that was removed during the medieval period; it read, "To Gaius Caesar, son of Augustus, Consul; to Lucius Caesar, son of Augustus, Consul designate: to the princes of youth."

CONDITION

This 101+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. 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 3 x 4.5 inches; 8 x 11 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 pleased to offer a 1910 collection depicting picturesque sites along the Rhône Valley of France, featuring Roman ruins, Romanesque and Gothic cathedrals, and medieval towns nestled along the river. Printed on quality stock, the images capture and document the rich history of this area as it appeared at the turn-of-the-twentieth century, offering unique moments captured in time.

Keywords specific to this image: Early Roman Sculpture

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