This 108+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that the brownish spot is only on the digital image, it is not on the original print. There is print on the reverse. There is a brown blemish on the top margin.
This piece was illustrated by Reuterdahl, Henry. Artist name printed on page - bottom center of image.
(1871-1925) Henry Reuterdahl was best known for his paintings of ships and the sea. He is also known for his recruiting posters for WWI when he was artistic advisor to the U.S. Navy Recruiting Bureau. He accompanied the American Fleet on several voyages including one through the Straits of Magellan in 1907. ReuterdahlÕs work can be found in the collections of the National Museum in Washington, The Naval Academy in Annapolis, and the Naval War College in Newport.
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Type: Original Halftone Print