1912 Halftone Print Andorra Casa Vall House Valley Vella Parliament XGOA5

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This is an original 1912 black and white halftone print of the Casa de la Vall (House of the Valley) which is located in the Barri Antic in city of Andorra La Vella. This city is the capitol of the country of Andorra. The Casa de la Vall was built in 1580 as the home of a wealthy family and has been the country's parliament building since 1702.

Andorra is located between Spain and France in the eastern Pyrenees mountains. It is the sixth smallest country in Europe. The official language is Catalan and this nation has the highest capitol in Europe at an elevation of 3,356 ft above sea level.

CONDITION

This 99+ year old Item is rated 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: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 4.5 inches; 17 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 excited to offer items from this unique collection of images portraying the cultural richness of the small country of Andorra, which lies at the base of the eastern Pyrenees mountains in southwest Europe. These historical images, which had been captured during the early 1900s, illustrate the natural history of the land, the natives of the region in their traditional attire, various historical landmarks of the area, as well as images of local cityscapes.

Keywords specific to this image: Europe, Pyrenees

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