"The Danish Iron Steamship, Jylland"
This is an original 1851 black and white in-text wood engraving of the 233-foot sail and screw propelled steam frigate, Jylland. The ship was built by the Naval Dock Yard in Copenhagen, Denmark and is one of the world's largest wooden warships.
This 162+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of antique wood engravings from the 1851-1852 Gleason's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion. Founded by "the father of illustrated journalism" Frederick Gleason in 1851, this 19th century illustrated periodical was published in Boston, Massachusetts. To continue browsing this unique collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph.
Keywords specific to this image: Boat, Ocean, Sea
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