1920 Print French Cave Dweller Cavern Bourre Chissay - ORIGINAL HISTORIC ILW2

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This is an original 1920 halftone print of the cave dwellers of France in the cities of Bourre and Chissay. The chimney of the homes protruded from the surface of the cliffs, and were sometimes three stories high. The homes provided excellent shelter from weather, and were known to be very clean, and furnished with antique and primitive items.

CONDITION

This 91+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 3.25 x 4.75 inches; 8 x 12 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: Brantome, Eyzies, Dordogne, France, Republique Francaise

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