1873 Wood Engraving Richard Puttner Art Pfalzgrafenstein Castle Germany YALD1

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"Pflaz Castle-in the Rhine"

This is an original 1873 black and white in-text wood engraving of a painting by Richard Puttner (1842-1913) that depicted the facade of Pfalzgrafenstein Castle on Falkenau Island in the Rhine River near Kaub, Germany, Europe.

CONDITION

This 140+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Light water stain - bottom margin. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7 x 8.5 inches; 18 x 22 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 proud to present a collection of wood engravings that were featured in The Aldine, a monthly arts and literature magazine published in New York between 1868-1879 during the Victorian era. This collection features work from artists such as John Steeple Davis, Thomas Moran, William de la Montagne, John Douglas Woodward, and many others. To continue browsing this unique collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

This piece was illustrated by Puttner, Richard. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Fortress, Architecture, Historic Landmark

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