This is an original 1937 duotone photogravure of a portrait of an Austrian mountaineer and trail guide holding a pickax and smoking his pipe. He is Alois Kneissl, chief of a troop of guides to the Ötztal Alps in Sölden, Austria.
This 74+ 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 Photogravure; Duotone
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 7 inches; 14 x 18 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: Europe, costume, snow