1925 Print SKF Manneken Pis Display Paris Exposition Decorative Arts Globe VEN4

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This is an original 1925 black and white halftone print of an amusing display from the Exposition of Decorative Arts held in Paris. Created by Swedish bearing company SKF, it depicts a small version of the Manneken Pis from Brussels doing what he does best. Through a system of belts and wheels, he was able to make the globe spin.

CONDITION

This 86+ 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; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7.5 x 5 inches; 19 x 13 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: unique, funny, humorous, World's Fair

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