Berlin: Verlag der Reichsdruckerei, 1923. Item #046285
Neunundzwanzig Faksimiledrucke der Reichsdruckerei auf dreiundzwanzig Tafeln mit einer Einführung von Hans Rosenhagen.  folio leaf for the printed titlepage, plus 11 pages of introductory text and the 29 facsimile sketches (some colored) tipped on 23 stiff paper boards. Bound in the original half-cloth with printed stiff paper boards portfolio, with three folded flaps (the flaps wrinkled and chipped), large folio format. Author's SIGNED presentation on the t.p.: "Seinem lieben Michael Bohnen zu Weihnachten 1923, Arthur Kampf." Bohnen, the great German operatic bass-baritone, was apparently a friend of the artist at the time, as he owned several of Kampf's paintings. Kampf (1864-1950) was an historical painter of the Düsseldorf School, early Nazi Party member, and artistic contributor to the 1939 notorious Haus der Kunst exhibition in Munich.