1857 Wood Engraving River Barrada Pharphar Damascus Camels Banks Barada YHW1


This is an original 1857 monochrome in-text wood engraving that depicts a lively scene along the shores of the River Barada, which flows through the city of Damascus in Syria.


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 In-Text Wood Engraving; Monochrome
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.5 x 6.25 inches; 24 x 16 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: Tree, Mosque, Minaret, Tents, Middle Eastern, Street Scene