1861 Steel Engraving Porte d'Aix Porte Royale Triumphal Arch Marseille XEOA8


This is an original 1861 black and white steel engraving of Porte d'Aix (also known as the Porte Royale) which is a triumphal arch in Marseille, France. It was erected to celebrate the victories of the empire.


This 150+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. Light water staining. Please Note: There is a blind emboss in the upper, right hand corner.

  • Product Type: Original Steel Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 6 inches; 20 x 15 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)

Period Paper is thrilled to offer a collection of steel engravings from 1861. Depicting locations throughout Italy, each stunning piece is highly detailed and offers a unique look at the Mediterranean peninsula. Engravings such as these can be difficult to find online, and their size makes them perfect for framing.

Keywords specific to this image: Architecture, Historic, Cityscape, Street Scene, Industry