This is an original 1920 sepia halftone print depicting some of the incredible natural history surrounding Fontaine-de-Vauclause. It is here that the fifth largest spring in the world rises up at the base of the Alpine hills and becomes the river Sorgue. The poet Petrarch was known to have visited this area often, to listen to the flow of the river and draw inspiration.
This 91+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects.No surface rub.No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Sepia
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 6.5 inches; 13 x 17 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: hill, landmark