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1941 Photogravure Metropolitain Subway Paris France Portrait Geyer Transit XGMC8

1941 Photogravure Metropolitain Subway Paris France Portrait Geyer Transit XGMC8

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This is an original 1941 black and white photogravure of a scene in what we believe to be the Métro or subway of Paris, France. The first line of the Métro began to operate on July 19, 1900. It is one of the densest metro networks in the world.

CONDITION

This 70+ 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.

  • Product Type: Original Photogravure; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 11.5 x 9.5 inches; 29 x 24 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 Geyer, Harold C. .

Geyer, Harold C.

Harold C. Geyer (1905 - ?) was born in Cold Springs, New York, and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Yale University in in 1930. A few years later, he traveled to France in order to study medieval architecture and created many illustrations of the places he found and came to love in that country.

Keywords specific to this image: Ecole de Danse, Metro, Parisian

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