Vintage German Nautical Etching Augustin Hirschvogel Whale Ships Ocean Sea Print
Authentic mid 1940's reprint of a 16th century etching. Printing process is copper plate engraving and is an etching process but this is NOT an original etching, as the original etching are from the 16th century. This is a mid century reprint. There is plate impression all around image. Condition is very good and clean for a print of this age with an age patina. Paper is average quality, and has some normal slight ripples around edges from aging nicely and the age patina adds character and charm, and all proves the age. NO holes, NO creases, NO odors, NO frays, NO repairs, NO scratches. Print is full plate, untrimmed, size as issued and is blank on back. Blank margins are slightly wider than shown. Overall size is approximately 8.75 by 11 inches with image size being approximately 5.25 by 8 inches.
Print is not titled but is known as "Seelandschaft mit der Segelflotte und dem Walfisch ". The item "VINTAGE GERMAN NAUTICAL ETCHING AUGUSTIN HIRSCHVOGEL WHALE SHIPS OCEAN SEA PRINT" is in sale since Sunday, September 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "windswept*skies" and is located in Wakefield, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Size: Small (up to 12in.)
- Original/Reproduction: Original Print
- Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
- Medium: Copper Plate
- Date of Creation: 1900-1949
- Subject: Nautical
- Originality: Reprint
- Print Surface: Paper