1873 Wood Engraving Art Third Carlist War Madrid Alicante Railway Spain YTG5

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"Traveling in Spain - A Train Attacked by Carlists"

This is an original 1873 black and white in-text wood engraving of a group of Carlist brigands holding up a steam locomotive near the Záncara River station along the Madrid & Alicanta Railway in Spain, Europe during the Third Carlist War that was fought between 1872-1876.

CONDITION

This 140+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate aging throughout. Light creasing. 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 9.75 x 12.5 inches; 25 x 32 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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Keywords specific to this image: Trains, Railroad, Military, Soldiers, Caplock Musket, Gun, Spanish

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