This is an original 1928 tipped-in black and white photogravure of an etching by the noted painter and etcher, Ernest Stephen Lumsden (1883-1948) of a scene at a Varanasi (or Benares) ghat on the Ganges River in India.
This 85+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Photogravure; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 11.25 x 8.75 inches; 29 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)
Period Paper is pleased to offer a series of photogravures of the etchings of the great modern masters of etching. In excellent condition, each photogravure is mounted on a sturdy, cream-colored, textured mounting board and is ready to frame.
This piece was illustrated by Lumsden, Ernest Stephen. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.