This is an original 1904 monochrome wood engraving of "Prince Metternich." This portrait depicts Prince Klemens Wenzel von Metternich, a German-born Austrian politician and statesman. He served as Foreign Minister of the Holy Roman Empire and its successor, the Austrian Empire, from 1809 until 1848, when the liberal revolutions forced his resignation.
This 107+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Monochrome
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 5 inches; 11 x 13 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: Art, Military, Order of the Golden Fleece, Livery Collar, Treaty of Fontainbleau, Congress of Vienna