1920 Rotogravure WWI Thiaucourt France German Enemy Bombing Shell Fire WAR1


This is an original 1920 World War I sepia rotogravure of the Thiaucourt, France, which was shelled daily by the German military. One particular, night the enemy artillery unit dropped five gas shells a minute into the town for a span of over two hours time.


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

  • Product Type: Original Rotogravure; Sepia
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 8.25 inches; 27 x 21 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: Wartime, Chemical Warfare, Explosives, Explosions, War Ravaged Cities