This is an original 1952 black and white rotogravure of a statue of the Holy Roman Paladin, Roland, in front of the Town Hall at Bremen, Germany. Roland is a Medieval hero known for his sacrifice at the Battle of Roncevaux Pass.
This 59+ 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: There is printing on the verso.
Product Type: Original Rotogravure; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 7.5 x 11 inches; 19 x 28 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, Middle Ages, Charlemagne, Battle of Roncevaux Pass, Chilvaric, Legend, Warrior, Sculpture, Shield, Sword, Holy Roman Empire, Imperial Eagle, Baldachin, Limestone, UNESCO, Town Hall