1918 Print German Rail Aerial Shell Dessauer Wartime - ORIGINAL HISTORIC ILW2


This is an original 1918 halftone print of an aerial view of a German rail base. The ad writes, "Such a photograph as this was the aim of Dessauer, the observer, when he accompanied Flight Lieutenant Paul M. Haizleton on his ill-fated voyage over the German lines."


This 93+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is 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)

Keywords specific to this image: Map, Train, Supplies, Barbed Wire, Guns, Commander, Railway