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1886 Photogravure Cardinal Richelieu French Portrait Catholic Figure XEPA6

1886 Photogravure Cardinal Richelieu French Portrait Catholic Figure XEPA6

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This is an original 1886 monochrome photogravure of Cardinal Richelieu, a close personal advisor to King Louis XIII of France. With his help, the French crown established itself as an absolute monarchy, and successfully was able to overcome the Habsburgs during the Thirty Years' War.

CONDITION

This 125+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note the small, scattered marks in the lower portion of the item. Also, this piece has retained its original plate impressions, which may be difficult to see in the digital image.

  • Product Type: Original Photogravure; Monochrome
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 6.25 inches; 11 x 16 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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