Panoramic devotional German poster 1910-1920
“The good shepherd” .
This religious “Schlafzimmerbilden” or “Bedroompictures” by Giovanni, where very popular in Germany around 1910-1920 and decorated many German bedroom wall with the purpose of prayer and devotion.
Josef August Untersberger”, alias Giovanni was an Austrian sculptor and painter. This is a lithograph he made after the original oil painting “the good shepherd”. Many different biblical scenes were available and this is one of them. The lithograph was printed on heavy paper and measures 77,5 x 35,5 cms. The quality of the paper and colors is very good. A small tear in the middle bottom was mended and retouched. Some small (milimeter) tears on the sides where the nails have been. The poster is signed in the plate.
Price: 30 euro (exclusive of additional shipping costs)
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