This is an original 1906 black and white halftone print of a portrait of Roman Catholic priest, philosopher, and statesman Stanisław Wawrzyniec Staszic (1755-1826). He was a prominent figure of the Polish Enlightenment and is known for his political writings during the Great Sejm (parliament) of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.
This 105+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso.
Learn more about the history of Poland with this collection of prints from 1906 of portraits of prominent Polish military leaders, political activists, poets, and historians that Period Paper is pleased to present. Featuring many of the leading figures from the Napoleonic Wars, the Polish-Russian War of 1792, the Kosciuszko Uprising of 1794, the November Uprising of 1830-31, the January Uprising of 1863-1864, this collection is perfect for European history buffs! To continue browsing this unique collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!
Keywords specific to this image: Government, Political Activist
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Type: Original Halftone Print