1873 Wood Engraving John Frederick Lewis Art Arab Camel Middle East Animal YTG5


"Arab and Camel"

This is an original 1873 black and white in-text wood engraving of a painting by John Frederick Lewis (1804-1876) that portrays an Arabic man standing next to his camel.


This 140+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate aging throughout. 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 13.75 x 10.25 inches; 35 x 26 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 Lewis, John Frederick. Artist name printed on page - bottom center of image.

Reproductive art by H. Harral.

Keywords specific to this image: Indigenous People, Egypt, Egyptian, Dromedary

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