1902 Print Brescian Herdsman Cattle Lederhosen Portugal Agriculture Pipe XGWA1

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This is an original 1902 black and white halftone print of a Brescian herdsman rubbing the snout of his nearest heifer affectionately, while spreading secondhand smoke. It is this very image that inspired the hit musical lyrics, "the hills are alive with mooing".

CONDITION

This 109+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 4.5 inches; 15 x 11 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: Ranching, Cow, Heifer, Herd, Rancher, Staff, Ethnic, Portuguese, Valley, Mountain, Landscape, Europe

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