1872 Wood Engraving Multnomah Falls Columbia River Gorge Robert Swain PA2


This is an original 1872 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration by Robert Swain Gifford of Multnomah (Multanomah) Falls, a waterfall on the Oregon side of the Columbia River Gorge.


This 140+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.5 x 11.5 inches; 22 x 29 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is excited to present a collection of steel and wood engravings featuring landscapes and scenes from across the American continent. Each item is detailed enough to look absolutely stunning framed, so go ahead and find the piece of historical American memorabilia that speaks to you!

This piece was illustrated by Gifford, Robert Swain.

Keywords specific to this image: Oregon Landscape, Campsite, Teepee, Canoe

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