This is an original 1931 two-color collotype of a late medieval piece by Italian artist Bartolo di Fredi which depicts the Nativity of the Virgin Mary. Saint Anna, her mother, rests in bed while midwives tends to her Blessed daughter.
This 80+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso.
Product Type: Original Collotype; Two Color
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 7.75 x 6.75 inches; 20 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)
Keywords specific to this image: Catholicism, 14th century