This is an original 1914 halftone print titled, "A Scene in the 'Setch,'" featuring an image of Cossacks writing a refusal to the Sultan of Turkey in which they refuse to become mercenary allies in a war they disapprove of. The original painting at the time of this publication could be seen at the Museum of Alexander III in St. Petersburg, Russia.
This 97+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 4 inches; 17 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: portrait, military, fashion, costume, Russians