1965 Original Photograph Richard J. Elkus Blacksmith Alamos Sonora Mexico AMX1

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This is an original 1965 black and white tipped-in photograph by Richard J. Elkus of a blacksmith in the town of Álamos in the Mexican state of Sonora.

CONDITION

This 48+ year old Item is rated Near Mint. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Photograph; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint
  • Dimensions: Approximately 12.25 x 15.25 inches; 31 x 39 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)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of large-format tipped-in black and white photographs by Richard J. Elkus of the scenery, architecture and people of Alamos, Mexico in 1965. Founded in the late 17th century after the discovery of silver in the area, this charming Mexican town is seen through the eyes of the photographer as it appeared in the mid-1960's. The collection is from a Limited Edition, Number 67 of 487 copies. A copy of the edition provenance will be included with each item. Mounted on beautiful all rag paper stock, these photographs are in pristine condition and ready to frame.

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