1901 Print Oberammergau Bavaria Germany Kofel Mountain Himalayas Village XGZA3


This is an original 1901 black and white halftone print of the village and Kofel Mountain of Oberammergau, Germany.

This city is famous for its Passion Play that has been faithfully performed every ten years since 1634 as a promise to God after being spared from the Bubonic Plague. The range and scope of this performance is monumental. Every member of the Bavarian community participates, 2,000 of which are actors. Since the 17th Century the play has only been canceled twice and postponed once.


This 110+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. Minor print defect - bottom margin. No surface rub.No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 3.5 inches; 11 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)

Keywords specific to this image: field, farmland, cityscape, landscape