Details of Water Tower No. 3 & Hook and Ladder House No. 24, New York, NY,1902,Lithograph.
An Original Lithograph of Water-Tower No. 3, and Hook and Ladder House No. 24, New York, NY. EARLY PHOTOGRAPH. Horgan & Slattery, Architect(s). From the American Architect , February 8, 1902. This is an original gelatine on fiber based paper.
This picture is extremely hard to find. The American Architect had a very small circulation during this time and these original gelatines only appeared in a very limited number of issues. It measures 8.75 by 12.75 inches. Has a mat border and foam core backing (not attached to the picture). The whole picture measures approximately 10.75 by 15.75 inches (with border). Extraordinary detail in this early photographic print. Shrink wrapped.
Plan is in VG condition with browning around the edges, some foxing, and light crinkling.
This is a highly unusual, scarce item. See our other auctions for more original pictures from this era.