This is an original 1907 black and white in-text wood engraving of the doorway to the room where David Rizzio (Riccio) was murdered in Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh, Scotland. The Italian courtier was the private secretary of Mary, Queen of Scots, and he was murdered for a supposedly adulterous affair with the Queen.
This 105+ 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: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 4.25 x 3.75 inches; 11 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: Scotland History, Scottish History