1873 Wood Engraving Fritz Sinuiz Artists Ball Markusplatz Berlin Costume YTG5

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"The Artist's Ball in Berlin"

This is an original 1873 black and white double-page in-text wood engraving of an illustration by Fritz Sinuiz that depicts guests dressed in fanciful Italian Renaissance theme costumes at the Artist's Ball that was held at the Markusplatz in Berlin, Germany, Europe during the Victorian era.

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. There is an original center crease.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 21.5 x 14.5 inches; 55 x 37 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)

Period Paper is proud to present a collection of wood engravings from 1873 issues of The Graphic magazine that illustrate the people, places, and events of Victorian era England, including hare coursing at Great Altcar, London cityscapes, sailing ships of the British Royal Navy, and many others! To continue indulging your inner Anglophile, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

This piece was illustrated by Sinuiz, Fritz. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Dance, Masquerade Party, Humorous, Monkey, Animal

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