August Borsig German Businessman 1858 antique engraved portrait printBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Johann Friedrich August Borsig
(German Businessman, Founded Borsig Werke Factory)
Issued 1858, Hildburghausen, by Bibliographishes Institut
Engraved by N. Afinger
Visually fascinating original antique engraved portrait print.
Printed in the mid 19th century, the paper has been gently age toned as always, but which remains sound, mostly clean & well preserved.
A lovely artistic image which is not often seen, and is perfect for display.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The zoomable image is a major part of the item description. Please examine closely, as what you see is what we will send you. [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws ].
In Good to Good+ or better condition; normal uniform minor age toning to sheet as typical, and small staining or spotting. Overall the printed image is clean, well preserved and very attractive.
A little-known and fascinating antique printed image which any collector, dealer, institution or person of artistic taste would be happy to own and display.
Sheet measures c. 8 1/4" H x 5 5/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 4 3/8" H x 3 5/8" W