1917 Print World War I Belgium King Children Bayonet Weaponry Boys School RDC1

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This is an original 1917 World War I halftone print of the Belgian King surrounded by children learning to use bayonets. The second image shows the boys outside of their school where girls are taught specialty trades, such as sewing, weaving and lace making and boys are taught carpentry and other "manly" trades.

CONDITION

This 94+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is light bleed through showing on this print due to the printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.25 inches; 16 x 23 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)

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