This is an original 1927 halftone print of the commune of Foix which is located in the Ariège department in southwestern France. This commune lies south of Toulouse and is very near to the border of Spain and Andorra. The structure at the top of the hill is the Château de Foix which is a castle and was built on an older 7th century fortification in 987 AD.
This 84+ 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 that there is print on the verso.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 6.25 inches; 11 x 16 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)
This piece was illustrated by Vaillant-Couturier, Paul.
Keywords specific to this image: Commune