This is an original 1872 black and white steel engraving of a painting by W. L. Sheppard of the Chickahominy River in Virginia. Engraved by W. Wellstood.
This 140+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light foxing - bottom margin. No creases. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage.
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This piece was illustrated by Sheppard, William Ludwell.
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Type: Original Steel Engraving