This is an original 1944 black and white photogravure of the Hôtel de Ville (City Hall) of Compiègne in northern France. This city is famous for many reasons, but one is that this was the place where Joan of Arc was captured by the Burgundians and sold to the English.
This 67+ 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 6 x 8.5 inches; 15 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)
Keywords specific to this image: Village, City Hall