1874 Wood Engraving Art Great Preparation Actor Actress Theater Stage Play YTGA1

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"Great Preparations"

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration that depicts English actors and actresses rehearsing a stage production at a local theatre in England, United Kingdom (UK) during the Victorian era.

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. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 13.5 x 11.25 inches; 34 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 pleased to present a collection of wood engravings from The Graphic, 1874, of paintings and illustrations by artists such as Sydney Prior Hall, Henry Woods, Helen Allingham, and many others, that depict the people, places, and events of England and the Victorian era world. To continue browsing this intriguing collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

Reproductive art by H. Harral.

Keywords specific to this image: Thespian

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