1873 Wood Engraving Art Dance Ball Guildhall London Victorian Architecture YTG6


"Visit of the Shah of Persia to the City - The Ball in the Guildhall"

This is an original 1873 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration that depicts the interior architecture of the Guildhall in the city of London, England, United Kingdom (UK) during a formal ball that was held in honor of visiting King Naser al-Din Shah Qajar of Persia during the Victorian era.


This 140+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate aging in margins. Light wrinkling. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some light surface rub. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 13.5 inches; 25 x 34 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)

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