This is an original 1856 black and white steel engraving of a scene from the epic poem by the American poet, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
This 157+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light foxing and aging. No creases. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage.
Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of hand-colored steel engraved Victorian fashion plates, plus steel engravings on topics dear to the Victorian heart. Dating from 1856 this collection provides an authentic look at women's and children's fashions in the Antebellum period. These plates and prints are certain to be of interest to costume historians and designers, as well as 21st century fashionistas.