1845 Steel Engraving J Holland Athenaeum Club Drawing Room London XGHD9
This is an original 1845 black and white steel engraving of a painting by J. Holland that portrayed British gentlemen lounging inside the drawing room of the Athenaeum Club in London, England during the Victorian era. Several notable figures including; Winston Churchill, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Charles Dickens, and Charles Darwin have been members of the club throughout history.
This 167+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. Light foxing and aging. Light creasing. Some light surface rub.
- Product Type: Original Steel Engraving; Black / White
- Grade: Very Fine
- Dimensions: Approximately 10.25 x 7.5 inches; 26 x 19 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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This piece was illustrated by Holland, J.. Artist name printed on page - bottom left of image.
Reproductive art by W. Taylor.
Keywords specific to this image: Neoclassical Architecture