ANTIQUE SAINT TROPEZ FRANCE VILLAGE BEACH CLIPPER MAST SHIP BOAT NAUTICAL PRINT
ANTIQUE SAINT TROPEZ FRANCE VILLAGE BEACH CLIPPER MAST SHIP BOAT NAUTICAL PRINT:
Please IGNORE any bright colors from camera flash. Please note all computers, apps, iphones, tablets show colors differently so colors may vary slightly in person. Scare and rare print, but NOT one of a kind. Limited edition but no number.Authentic antique folio photogravure print on paper, dating to 1901, as published by the Salon of Paris. Printing process is high quality photogravure on high quality antique paper ( probably vellum as there is NO foxing whatsoever and vellum paper has a high iron content, which prevents foxing ) Condition is very nice and clean for a print of this age. The original tissue protector is attached to the top edge of print and print is full plate. A nice plate impression is seen around the image. Blank margins are approximately as shown. Print is blank on back ( aside from one small faint light stamp ) and blank margins are full. Print is from an incomplete antique art folio book. Please there is a very small NOT embossed, faint library stamp on back of print, which does NOT detract from value at all, and actually adds provenance to print. This stamps is light, small and harmless with no depreciation whatsoever to print. The library book appears to have never have been checked out and appears barely read but was missing a frontis page. Overall size is approximately 8.25 by 12.5 inches with image size being approximately 5.25 inches by 7 7/16 inches. Title is " Saint - Tropez " Artist is E. Dauphin Please write any and all questions prior to offerding. Thank you. .