1871 Woodcut House Tragic Poet Restored Roman Pompeii Italy Architecture XGV9


This is an original 1871 black and white woodcut of the interior of the House of the Tragic Poet located in Pompeii, Italy. The house was restored by Sir W. Gell as depicted in the image.


This 140+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Woodcut; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 3.5 inches; 14 x 9 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: Archaeology, Tesserae, Fresco, Sir W. Gell, Archeology