1922 Rotogravure Mount Wilson Observatory Pasadena CA Astronomy Telescope Orion

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This is an original 1922 sepia rotogravure of interior views of the Mount Wilson Observatory in Pasadena, California. Shown is the great telescope; the constellation of Orion, featuring the star, Betelgeuse; and an exterior view of the Mount Wilson Observatory. Also shown is a telescope found in Tretow, Germany (Deutschland).

CONDITION

This 89+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Rotogravure; Sepia
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 15.25 inches; 25 x 39 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)

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