1856 Wood Engraving Modern Aspasia Portrait Woman Dress Grand Opera Paris XGMC1
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This is an original 1856 black and white wood engraving of a modern day "Aspasia." Aspasia was a Milesian woman who was involved with Pericles. She was also reported to be an owner of a brothel and a harlot.
This 155+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Light aging throughout. No creases. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +
Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 5.5 inches; 10 x 14 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)
Keywords specific to this image: Costume, Fashion, Historic