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1920 Photogravure Salon des Aigles Hotel Crillon Paris Louis XVI Chandelier XAE6

1920 Photogravure Salon des Aigles Hotel Crillon Paris Louis XVI Chandelier XAE6

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This is an original 1920 duotone photogravure on classic laid stock for, "Salon des Aigles, Hotel Crillon, Paris," featuring the room from some of the meetings at the Paris Peace Conference of 1919. The Louis XVI decorations are of white and gold.

CONDITION

This 91+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Photogravure; Duotone
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 12 inches; 25 x 30 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 piece was illustrated by Gay, Walter. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Gay, Walter

Walter Gay (1856-1937) was an American painter based in Paris, France. His paintings most often portrayed common peasant life, and he received awards for his work across Europe. After his death, his widow remained in France, unfortunately just in time for the German occupation. In 1943 she passed away in her own home, having been unable to return to her hometown in New York.

Keywords specific to this image: Regence Table, France, Republique Francaise, home decor, decoration

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