1947 Lithograph Porte St. Jean Quebec Canada Rampart Fortifications XGLB5
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This is an original 1947 monochrome in-text lithograph of the walls of the Porte St. Jean located in the city of Quebec, France. The structure dates back to 1694 CE and is part of the only remaining fortified city walls in the Americans north of Mexico.
This 64+ year old Item is rated 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 In-Text Lithograph; Monochrome
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 2.5 inches; 10 x 6 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 Oakley, Thornton.
(1881-1953) Thornton Oakley was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in architecture. He also studied illustration with Howard Pyle. He was best known for his depiction of industrial subjects. OakleyÕs work appeared in numerous books and magazines, including Harper's, The Century, Collier's, and Everybody's Magazine. His paintings are in the collections of many museums.
Keywords specific to this image: Army, Wall, Masonry, Street, Archway, Tower, Architecture, North America, City, Walls, UNESCO, Gate