AMUNDSEN (ROALD) Portrait, head and shoulders in fine clothes, with hat, INSCRIBED AND DATED (Rome, January 1917) BY AMUNDSEN on the image
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AMUNDSEN (ROALD) Portrait, head and shoulders in fine clothes, with hat, INSCRIBED AND DATED (Rome, January 1917) BY AMUNDSEN on the image
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AMUNDSEN (ROALD)
Head and shoulders portrait, wearing a hat, INSCRIBED BY AMUNDSEN on the image, gelatin silver print, on photographer's mount ("Hiffling Rasmussen... Christiana [Oslo]"), image 145 x 102mm., [dated 1907 in the negative]

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  • A striking portrait of Amundsen, with a presentation inscription in Norwegian to the Italian aviator Commandant Roneagli, with thanks for kindnesses, and dated Rome, January 1917.
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