VINTAGE COLLOTYPE FAN PRINT---SUNGOTT ART STUDIOS, NY

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  • Item Category: Fine Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 09, 2016
  • Channel: Auction House
FOR SALE IS A VINTAGE COLLOTYPE FAN PRINT -----CUSTOM FRAMED-----FROM SUNGOTT ART STUDIOS, NEW YORK----MEASURES 14 INCHES X 10 1/2 INCHES------EXCELLENT CONDITION------THE FAN LOOKS LIKE IVORY, BAKELITE, OR SOME TYPE OF PLASTIC; HOWEVER THE FAN IS NOT REAL!!!---THIS IS PRINTED IN THE COLLOTYPE STYLE WHICH IS A PROCESS INVENTED IN 1856 AND CALLED PHOTO-COLLOGRAPHY. THIS IS A PHOTO CHEMICAL PROCESS WHICH GIVES LIFE-LIKE REPRODUCTIONS. THIS WAS USED BEFORE THE INTRODUCTION OF THE LATER AND CHEAPER OFFSET LITHOGRAPHY. THIS ITEM DOES LOOK ALMOST REAL AND DEPICTS AN IVORY COLORED FAN WITH AN ENGLISH OR COLONIAL COUPLE. VERY NICE CUSTOM FRAME WITH DECORATIVE HANGER AT THE TOP---GLASS FRONT-------AGE IS UNKNOWN, HOWEVER, THIS IS A VERY OLD PROCESS. REFER TO PICTURES BEFORE PURCHASE-----CONTACT THE SELLER WITH ANY QUESTIONS -----PAY PAL ONLY-------PAYMENT SHOULD BE MADE WITHIN 3 DAYS OF PURCHASE-----------CHECK OUT OUR OTHER E-BAY LISTINGS, INCLUDING OTHER NEW, USED, VINTAGE, AND COLLECTBLE ITEMS. (YOU CAN GOOGLE THIS PROCESS "COLLOTYPE" AND FIND OUT MORE ABOUT IT)