This is an original 1927 black and white halftone print of Antonio Barili's self portrait from 1502 made with pear, beech, walnut, maple and palisander woods and inlaid using the method called Intarsia where different woods are arranged to form an image. This particular intarsia work was destroyed during World War II.
This 84+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. 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 4.5 x 8 inches; 11 x 20 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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Keywords specific to this image: finch, floral, carving, marquetry