1921 Print Business District New York Electric Lighting ORIGINAL HISTORIC ILW2

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This is an original 1921 halftone print of the massive amount of electrical lighting in the business district of New York for advertising; these burning lights require five thousand tons of coal a day to keep Manhattan lit up.

CONDITION

This 90+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 8.5 inches; 15 x 22 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: lighting, bulb, power, electricity, electric, glow, Broadway, night, dynamos, signs, ads, signs

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