And other fine quality publications. WE LIST DOZENS OF NEW ARRIVALS EVERY DAY! Where you can search our World Class Selection of authentic vintage prints by photographer or subject. Browse THOUSANDS of fine vintage photography prints from silver gelatin to photogravure.This Vintage 1972 Photogravure Comes Professionally Dry Mounted On 11 x 14 inch Archival Presentation Mat Board And Is Ready To Place In A Standard Size Frame. Photographer: Andre Kertesz (Born Hungary, 1894 - 1985) - world renowned photographic artist. Type Of Print: Authentic Sheet Fed Photogravure/Heliogravure. Date Of Print: 1972 Paper: Medium weight, matte finish. Approximate Image Size: 8.5 x 6.25 inches. Mount Board Size: 11 x 14 inches Print Border: No - full bleed print. Condition Grade: Extra Fine + + Verso: Professionally dry mounted with archi val materials on 4ply museum mat board.
Registered Vintage Archive Serial #. Certificate Of Authenticity (COA): Yes - individual hand signed COA from Fine Photo Galleries.
FINE PHOTO GALLERIES is pleased to offer this authentic (NOT a computer scanned reprint), genuine 1972 photogravure (also known as Héliogravure) from an image by the renowned photographic master Andre Kertesz. It was created from the original negative/print. Andre Kertesz was a Hungarian-born photographer known for his groundbreaking contributions to photographic composition and to photojournalism.
Today he is considered a giant in photographic history with his work is held in important collections and museums throughout the world. This quality photo-gravure print was printed by the highly regarded engraving house of Braun-Mulhouse in France in 1972. Whether you collect vintage photogravure prints or are simply looking for extraordinary home or business decor, this authentic vintage 1972 photogravure plate will frame and display beautifully! This photogravure is guaranteed to be authentic and comes with a hand signed.CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY (COA) with unique individual registered serial number from the Finephoto Archive & Database. Under magnification this plate shows a tight "honeycomb" cell structure, uniform pressing of ink and a wide range of tone - all indicative of a high quality sheet fed gravure plate. READY FOR FRAMING & DISPLAY! - The expensive engraved copper plate photogravure process and the resulting fine prints make vintage photogravures highly collectible and excellent vintage prints for framing. Your vintage print will arrive ready to be placed directly into a standard size frame.
Each vintage artwork comes with a fully authenticated gallery certified Certificate Of Authenticity. This COA contains a unique serial number and small corresponding tamper proof hologram with matching serial number affixed to the backside of the print with archival adhesive. Our exclusive authentication system and the ensuing COA/Hologram not only provides our clients with essential peace of mind but, adds value to the print in the future by providing provenance and the original gallery authenticity guarantee documents. ABOUT PHOTOGRAVURE: Photogravure is an intaglio print making process utilizing a carefully etched copper plate made from the original negative/image.Prints are made by pressing suitable paper heavily down upon the inked copper plate which has been intricately etched to varying depths corresponding with the actual tonality of the original negative, This precisely etched plate combined with a fine "honeycomb" screen controls the amount of ink to be transferred to the paper at any given point in direct proportion to the variation of tone in the original image. The result is a true continuous tone print which combines many qualities of a traditional silver based photograph with a tactile feel similar to an etching, engraving or lithograph. Rich in tonal detail, the photogravure process produces delicately rendered shades for a look which is unique in the world of photographic print making. In the early to mid 1900's photogravure was selected (when budgets allowed) for special high quality publishing and portfolio projects, but due to its significant expense and labor, the process is rarely seen today. From Man Ray and Ruth Bernhard to Brett Weston and Ansel Adams, many of the world's most renowned photographic masters have published their images in the rich photogravure process. Unauthorized copying or use of ANY PART of this description is prohibited. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "finephoto" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.