1915 Sculpture Fountain El Dorado Bench Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney Art SCULPT

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"Fountain of El Dorado." This is an original 1915 tipped-in halftone print of the "Fountain of El Dorado," a sculpture by Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, in the Colonnade of the Tower of Jewels at the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition. (Please note that there is printing on the reverse of the mounting board.)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of original hand-tipped halftone prints of the sculptures and mural decorations that were displayed at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition that held in San Francisco, California, in 1915. This exposition was a celebration of both the completion of the Panama Canal in 1914 and a celebration of the revival and recovery of San Francisco following its devastating earthquake in 1906.

CONDITION

This 96+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Orig. Hand-Tipped Print; Black & White / Grayscale
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 7.5 inches; 13 x 19 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)

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