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Various: pre-war - Dramatic 1900 fleet brochure

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North German Lloyd: From 1900, a forty-page fleet booklet with illustrations by famed German maritime painters Willy Stower (1864-1931) and Otto Bollhagen (1861-1924). The text is in German but the illustrations do the talking. There are dozens of b&w watercolor vignettes by Stower that show everything from sailors scrubbing decks to the BARBAROSSA passing Dover lighthouse. Stower's best work is reserved for two-page color lithographs including KAISER WILHELM DER GROSSE sailing into New York and PRINZ HEINRICH in the Orient. Bollhagen's work provides detailed interior views of First Class. Color lithos include the magnificent Smoking Room on the KAISER WILHELM DER GROSSE and the angelic Ladies Salon from the same ship. That's Bollhagen's work on the cover - a view of mermaids heralding the oncoming DER GROSSE while flames shooting off the setting sun spell out "Norddeutscher Lloyd". It is as dramatic (and as over-wrought) as the ship's interiors. For me the most magnificent illustration is at back - a 20" long fold-out cutaway of the KAISER WILHELM DER GROSSE. Even with a magnifying the glass the detail is excellent. Forty-four areas are marked off. Tiny crew and passengers work the decks and stroll the corridors. The inner pages are complete and in very good condition while the cover is loose and in fair condition.
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