1930 Print Leithend Gunnar Hamundarson Burnt Njall Thorgeirsson Church XEM6


This is an original 1930 black and white halftone print of Leithend, Iceland, where some believe legendary hero Gunnar Hamundarson lived. Gunnar is a central character of the Story of the Burnt Njall. In the story, there is a feud between Gunnar and Njall and Gunnar is killed. In the end, some years later, Njall is killed when he is burned alive in his home.


This 81+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. Minor print defect - center. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7 x 5 inches; 18 x 13 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: Legend, Hero, Story