Antique Print of an Inhabitant of New Ireland by Berghaus (c.1845)

  • Condition: Fair/good, general age-related toning. Minor wear and soiling. Few small defects, mainly in margins. Blank verso. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: c.1845
  • Overall size: 18 x 25.5 cm.
  • Image size: 10.5 x 15.5 cm.

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Description: Antique print titled 'Eingeborner von Neu-Irland'. Original antique print of an inhabitant of New Ireland, Papua New Guinea. This print originates from 'Die Volker des Erdballs (..)' by H. Berghaus. 

Artists and Engravers: Berghaus was a professor at Berlin and Potsdam who categorically classed all the peoples of the world into ethnological groups subjecting them all to scientific" analysis according to their administrative systems religions customs and modes of dress.