Anonymous

1938 La Presse Newspaper Front Page, Marche Bonsecours (19 February)

$125.00
  • 1938 La Presse Newspaper Front Page, Marche Bonsecours (19 February)

Anonymous

1938 La Presse Newspaper Front Page, Marche Bonsecours (19 February)

$125.00

Date: 19 February 1938
Size: 10.5 x 16.5 (image only), 18 x 24 (with mat)
Artist: Unknown

This original print is from a vintage edition of La Presse, a Canadian newspaper. It was founded in 1884, as it recently went digital, this piece is really quite the find! The Marché Bonsecours, featured in the photograph is a notable Montreal landmark, and some would argue that with the constant state of construction for Montreal roads, the streets haven't changed much either ...

The image's caption translates as follows: "Winter scene at Bonsecours Market, on the Commissaires side of the street (La "Presse" photo in natural colours)