This is an original 1862 monochrome wood engraving titled "A Royal Game at Chess."
This 149+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects.Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso.
Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Monochrome
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 3.25 x 2.5 inches; 8 x 6 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)
This piece was illustrated by Fairholt, Frederick William.