"Sketches in the Bavarian Alps - The Arrest of a Poacher"
This is an original 1873 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration by Sir Hubert von Herkomer (1849-1914) entitled, "The Arrest of a Poacher", that portrays a gendarme coming to arrest a German poacher of the King's deer in the forests of the Alps Mountains in Bavaria, Germany, Europe, during the Victorian era.
This 140+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate aging in margins. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
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This piece was illustrated by Herkomer, Hubert. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.
Reproductive art by C. Roberts.
Keywords specific to this image: Hunting, Sportsman
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