This is an original 1929 black and white halftone print of the Greek demon, Typhon, who was known as the father of all monsters. Typhon was so powerful that, according to legend, he tore the sinews from the muscles of Zeus himself. Hermes was able to reattach the sinews to Zeus who later overpowered Typhon and imprisoned the demon creature beneath Mt. Etna.
This 82+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects.No surface rub.No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 8 inches; 17 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: Fantasy, God, Snake, Hades, Creature