1933 Print Compo Shoe Solvent United Boston Cement Art Footwear Sole Worker FZ1


This is an original 1933 halftone print of a worker at Compo. The caption writes, "As easy as sticking on a stamp in the Compo shoe-soling process. First you coat the edges of the upper (which has already been fastened to the insole) with cement. Then you coat the edges of the outsole with cement..."


This 78+ 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 reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.5 x 8 inches; 24 x 20 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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