Creil plate, Marvels of the Modern Age prints, Slideshow, C. 1900

$95.00 AUD

Creil (France) plate, printed in black with a scene, showing the interior of a theatre with a slide show ,titled ‘ON CROIRAIT QUE C’EST VRAI’ (you would think it’s true), the lobed rim with blue printed foliage.
Blue printed CREIL ET MONTEREAU mark,
Circa 1900


Small chip behind

From a set titled Marvels of the Modern Age, depicting late 19th century inventions in a humorous manner. Creil & Montereau combined in 1850, and combined further in 1920 as the HBCM (Hippolyte Boulenger-Creil-Montereau), finally closing 1950.




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