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Vintage early German potography ca. 1900 "O Täler weit, O Höhen" by Oskar & Theodor Hofmeister - Gum bichromate or carbon print, framed picture

Vintage early German potography ca. 1900 "O Täler weit, O Höhen" by Oskar & Theodor Hofmeister - Gum bichromate or carbon print, framed picture


This is a vintage picture called "O Täler weit, O Höhen" by German photographers Oskar & Theodor Hofmeister. It is done in an early photography technique, the "Gum bichromate print" or either the "Carbon print".
You can find more infos on that here (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gum_bichromate or https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_print), as well as info about the artists here: https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gebrüder_Hofmeister (only in German, though).
The picture show a beautiful and slightly gloomy forest scene, and is called "O Täler weit, O Höhen" (German for "Oh valleys wide, Oh heights"). It was likely done around 1900.

The picture is in very good condition. The paper / mount is a bit yellowed from age, but not very much. The frame has a few small scuffs. Please see pictures for more details!

Dimensions frame: ca. 25,5 cm height, ca. 19,5 cm width, ca. 1 cm depth, ca. 400 g weight.
Dimensions picture: ca. 13 cm height, ca. 9 cm width.
86 EUR