This is an original 1952 black and white collotype of a brocaded satin textile featuring cockatoos. The fabric in this print was originally produced in Lyons, France, in the mid-18th century. A brocade is a type of richly decorated shuttle-woven fabric and is usually made of colored silks.
This 59+ 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 margins.
Product Type: Original Collotype; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 11 inches; 14 x 28 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)