This is an original 1887 black and white wood engraving of a portrait of Otto von Bismarck, the German statesman who served from 1871 to 1890.
This 124+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso of this engraving.
Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 8.25 x 11.5 inches; 21 x 29 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)
This piece was illustrated by Lenbach, Franz von. There is no visible artist signature.
Keywords specific to this image: Minister President of Prussia, German Empire, portraiture