Max Ziesler (XIX) - Eines Soldaten des Husarenregiments auf Pferd

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Max Ziesler (XIX) - Eines Soldaten des Husarenregiments auf Pferd
Photograph on collodion wet plate (collodion process) - 1888

Max Ziesler (XIX) - Photo of a soldier of the Hussar regiment on horse with a handwritten note on the back 1888
Historical photo of a soldier of the Hussar regiment in uniform and on horse with a handwritten note on the back 1888


A rare and historic black and white photograph of a soldier posing on a horse during the period of Emperor Willhelm II (German Emperor and King of Prussia, 1888 until 1918); The soldier greatly resembles Emperor Willhelm II; laminated on cardboard; The bottom margin has a small note "T. Tea boys"; Teaboy could be the name of the horse. The photograph was produced at the studio „Moment-Photograph M. Ziesler - Berlin, N. W. Unter den Linden 66”.

The back has a dedication dated 1888, also known as the Year of the Three Emperors.

DEDICATION:
Zur freundlichen Erinnerung an die vielen gemütlichen Afternoon Teas
Tea-boy, born in 1888... Thoroughbred gelding from Mailetron(?) a. d. Queen of Spades

Unfortunately, I am unable to read the signature in the middle but it should also be of a member of the military!
Photo dimensions: 20 x 15 cm
Cardboard dimensions: 24 x 18 cm.

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