This is an original 1934 color print of the gate of Benito Mussolini's home in Rome, Italy. The caption writes, "Great gates of the dicator's home and castle, complete with obelisk." Mussolini rented this Roman town house from Prince Torlonia. Mussolini led the Italian National Fascist Party and was the Italian dictator from 1922 to 1943 going by various nicknames, including Capo del Governo, Duce del Fascimo, Caporale d'onore Della Milizia Fascista, primo Ministro del Regno D'Italia, Ministro Dell'Interno, Cavaliere Dell'Ordine Supremo Dell'Annunziata Santissima, and Cavaliere Dell'Ordine Dello Sprone D'oro. Photography by Scaioni.
This 77+ 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 reverse.
Product Type: Original Color Print; Color
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 6 inches; 20 x 15 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: fascism, fascist, dictator, dictatorship, Roma, Roman, Il Duce