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1844 Engraving Costume Italy Woman Venice Water Carrier - ORIGINAL CW4

1844 Engraving Costume Italy Woman Venice Water Carrier - ORIGINAL CW4

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"Porteuse d'Eau a Venise."

This is an original 1844 engraving of a young woman of Venice, Italy carrying buckets of water on her shoulders.

Period Paper is pleased to offer an exceptionally rare and well-preserved collection of original engravings of ethnic costumes from around the world. These lovely engravings date from the mid-19th century. They are highly collectible not only for their subject matter, but also for their rarity.

CONDITION

This 167+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There are a few very small foxing marks --please see image.

  • Product Type: Original Engraving; Black & White / Grayscale
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 10 inches; 17 x 25 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)

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