1871 Wood Engraving Vincent Count Benedetti French Diplomat Franco Prussian XEF7

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This is an original 1871 black and white wood engraving of Count Vincent Benedetti, a French diplomat largely held responsible for inciting the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-1871 CE.

CONDITION

This 140+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. No surface rub.No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 3 x 3.5 inches; 8 x 9 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)

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Keywords specific to this image: Goverment, Envoy, Ambassador, Franco German War, Ma Mission en Prusse, Official

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