1921 Print CG Hellquist Art Danish Army Sack Wisby City Germany Middle Ages YWE1

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This is an original 1921 monochrome relief line-block print of the sacking of the city of Wisby, Germany by Danish troops led by King Waldemar the Restorer during the Middle Ages.

Please note that a single page of text describing the scene will accompany this item.

CONDITION

This 90+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Relief Line-block Print; Monochrome
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9 x 6.5 inches; 23 x 17 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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This piece was illustrated by Hellqvist, Carl Gustaf . There is no visible artist signature.

Keywords specific to this image: Plunder, Soldiers, Army, Warriors, Medieval, Denmark, Norse, Troops, Round Shield, Sword, Armor, Town, Square, Child, Page, Peasant, Peon, Citizens, Civilians, Townsfolk, German, Hansa League, King Waldemar Attertag, Capture, Conquest, Campaign, Military, Baltic, Europe, European, Spear, Helmet, Throne, Spear, Woman, Baby, Streets. Urban

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