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1870 Wood Engraved Map Andrew Maclure Franco-Prussian War France Prussia YTG1

1870 Wood Engraved Map Andrew Maclure Franco-Prussian War France Prussia YTG1

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This is an original 1870 black and white wood engraved map of an artistic panorama of the theater or "seat" of the Franco-Prussian War that took place between the Second French Empire and the Kingdom of Prussia and her allies in the North German Confederation from July 19, 1870 to May 10, 1871.

CONDITION

This 142+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. Moderate aging throughout. Some light surface rub. Small tear - top margin. Please note that there is an original center crease. There is also some light creasing in the bottom left corner of the image.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraved Map; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 22.5 x 15.25 inches; 57 x 39 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 stunning collection of images of the Franco-Prussian War and Victorian era. Indulge your inner Briton as you attend royal balls, dog and livestock shows, and an early morning fox hunt! Tally Ho! Then sail across the English Channel in the Cambria racing yacht and join a volunteer rifle brigade in the French army at the outbreak of the Franco-Prussian War. Witness the destruction and horrors of war unleashed by the Prussian artillery bombardments as you continue your march to the front lines! After the battle, fall back to a more comfortable position and take in some picturesque Icelandic landscapes far removed from the political turmoil of Europe. To continue browsing this unique and fascinating collection, simply click on the link provided below the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

This piece was illustrated by Maclure, Andrew. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Rhine River, Colmar, Strasbourg, Kehl, Hagenau, Woerth, Soulz, Weissenburg, Carlsruhe, Landau, Heidelberg, Frankfurt, Mavence, Ehrenbreitstein, Coblenz, Trier, Saarbruck, Saarlouis, Saareguemines, Bitsche, Phalsbourg, Saverne, Hocfeld, Munster, Remiremont, Vesoul, Langres, Troyes, Epinal, River Moselle, Mirecourt, Chaumont, Provins, Montargis, Paris, Epernay, Reims, Chalons, Mourmelon Camp, Vitry, Bar le Duc, Toul, Commercy, Nancy, Vouzners, Sedan, Verdun, St. Mihiel, Estain, Fresnes, Metz, Luxembourg, Cologne, Thionville, Sierck, Spa, Charleville, Mezieres, Clermont, St. Menehould, Varrennes, Victorian Era

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