PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY
PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY

PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY

PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY

PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY

PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY

PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY

PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY

PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY

PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY

PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY

PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY

PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY

Title of the view. “EXPOSITION UNIVERSELLE DE 1889 A PARIS”. Spectacular lithographic view of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, very rare in this size, 104,5 cm x 67,5 cm / 40,9 x 26,3 inches. The view has been lithographed by François Appel, Parrot & cie, Paris, and edited by A. The view has been made for the Exposition Universelle of 1889 in Paris. The Exposition Universelle was a world’s fair held in Paris, from 5 May to 31 October 1889. It was the fourth of eight expositions held in the city between 1855 and 1937. It attracted more than thirty-two millions visitors. The most famous structure created for the Exposition, and still remaining, is the Eiffel Tower, 312 metres high, realised by Gustave Eiffel. The Eiffel Tower was inaugurated on March 31, 1889, after two years, two months and five days of construction. Its ascent is open to the public from the following 15 May. Until the end of the Exposition Universelle on November 6, the Eiffel Tower welcomed two million visitors. It was a huge success. At the time of the Exhibition, France had a gigantic colonial empire, ten time larger than metropolitan France. Architects built individual pavilions for each colony. Many foreign countries participed to the exhibition. In the foreground, we can see the pavillons of some countries such as China, Japan, Souda, Arabia, Russia, Slavs countries, Byzantin, Italy, Greece, Persia, India. Since 1855, medals have been awarded regularly for the productions of Appel. He realised labels, calendars, advertising images for stores like Le Bon Marché in Paris, and for all kinds of brands of confectionery, food products, cigars, etc.. Much of it is exported, particularly to the U. Condition: good condition, some renforts on the back, old original colors. Edition: Fayard, Paris, 19th century. WE DON’T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item “PARIS SPECTACULAR EIFFEL TOWER 1889 by APPEL (40,9 x 26,3) ANTIQUE 19TH CENTURY” is in sale since Saturday, May 15, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Printing Technique: Lithography
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Format: Wall Map
  • Topic: Antiques
  • Features: Antique
  • Type: City Map
  • Year: 1889
  • City: Paris
  • Date Range: 1800-1899
  • Country/Region: France
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