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1907 Wood Engraving Chariot Racing Circus Maximus Rome Roman Forti Horses MK2

1907 Wood Engraving Chariot Racing Circus Maximus Rome Roman Forti Horses MK2

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This is an original 1907 monochrome wood engraving entitled Altömisches Wagenrennen im Zirkus Maximus (Old Chariot Racing at the Circus Maximus) by E. Forti. Spectators are on the edge of their benches as the competitors tackle the tight turn at one end of the racetrack, black in the lead.

CONDITION

This 104+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that this item has retained its original center crease line, which may be difficult to see in the digital image.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Monochrome
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 21 x 14.5 inches; 53 x 37 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)

This piece was illustrated by Forti, Ettore.

Keywords specific to this image: Crop, Whip

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