This is an original 1912 black and white wood engraving of a painting by F. C. Baude that illustrates a scene from Werther, an opera by Jules Massenet, showing the death of the poet, Werther.
This 102+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Original portfolio crease. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. This item will be shipped folded along the original center crease.
Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of folio-size color photolithographs and black and white prints of the works of 19th century artists. These paintings cover a vast array of genres -- landscape and cityscape, portrait, historical, still life, and animal paintings; and subjects -- including nudes, wildlife, famous figures, military battles, hunting scenes, European cities and scenery. Please note that most of these prints are folio size -- approximately 11 x 15 inches. However, in order to provide a larger image of the printed area, the borders on our digital image appear smaller. The dimensions provided next to "Size" are of the actual image including the complete border.
This piece was illustrated by Baude, F. C. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.