This is an original 1928 black and white relief line-block print of the Puente de Piedra (Stone Bridge) over the Ebro river in the city of Zaragoza (Saragossa), Spain. This city is located in the region of Aragon. The bridge is also called the Bridge of Lions since there are lions at either end of the bridge and they are a symbol of the city. This bridge was built from 1401-1440.
This 83+ 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. Please also note that there are a few small dark spots in the top right margin.
Product Type: Relief Line-block Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 3 inches; 11 x 8 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 Caswell, Edward C. . Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.
Edward C. Caswell
Edward C. Caswell (1879-1963) was an American artist hailing from New York City. He was most recognized for his drawings and illustrations. CaswellÕs art primarily centered on architecture, genre, figures and historical subjects.
Keywords specific to this image: Ebro, River, Bridge of Lions, Cityscape