1874 Wood Engraving Basil Bradley Art Laying on the Hounds Deer Stag Hunt YTG7

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"Laying on the Hounds"

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration by Basil Bradley (1842-1904) entitled, "Laying on the Hounds", that depicts a party of British hunters on horseback preparing to release the dogs during a stag hunt in Victorian era England.

CONDITION

This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some light surface rub. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.25 x 6.5 inches; 23 x 17 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 pleased to present a collection of wood engravings from The Graphic, 1874, of the people, places, and events of Victorian era England and world, including the wedding of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh to Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna, the Third Anglo-Ashanti War, and scenes from the American "Wild West". To continue browsing this interesting collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

This piece was illustrated by Bradley, Basil. Artist initials in print - bottom left of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Animals, Equestrian, Sportsman, Hunting, Pets

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