1879 Print Children Sleeping Cradle Friedrich Froebel ORIGINAL HISTORIC MP3


"The Little Thumb is One."

This is an original 1879 halftone print of a charmingly illustrated nursery song from Mother-Play, a collection of verse and mottos by Friedrich Froebel, (1782 -1852), the German educator who created the concept of the "kindergarten." (Please note that there is printing on the reverse.)


This 132+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is a faint wrinkle in the top margin --please see image.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 11 inches; 20 x 28 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)