This is an original 1901 black and white relief line-block print of Saint Ansgar (September 8, 801-February 3, 865), the Apostle of the North who is reputed to be responsible for the spread of Christianity to the Norse Regions of Europe.
This 110+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Product Type: Relief Line-block Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 3.5 x 4 inches; 9 x 10 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: stave church, Vita Ansgarii, robes, Mitre