1922 Rotogravure World War I American Infantry German Prisoners POW Military WWI


This is an original 1922 sepia rotogravure of German prisoners of war and a town during World War I. The caption for the prisoners writes, "Everybody had to work on the American front, and prisoners were not excepted. Here are German captives under guard carrying surveying instruments instead of guns."


This 89+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Rotogravure; Sepia
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 15 inches; 25 x 38 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)