1928 Print Bronze Work Molder Lantern Door Architecture ORIGINAL HISTORIC SKY

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This is an original 1928 halftone print with three interesting images of architectural bronze work including the molders pouring the molten metal; a part of the bronze lantern that surmounts the New York Life Insurance Company Building; and a model for a bronze door. Photographs courtesy of the General Bronze Co., Inc.

"A skyscraper is a boast in glass and steel," (Mason Cooley). Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of original halftone prints of skyscrapers and the building methods used in their construction during the 1920's. This collection will appeal to architects and engineers with an interest in the history of modern buildings and building techniques, as well as to anyone fascinated by these amazing gravity-defying structures. These prints are all well preserved and suitable for framing.

CONDITION

This 83+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No creases. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Grayscale
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 7.5 inches; 13 x 19 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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