1873 Wood Engraving Sydney P Hall Art Oxford Cambridge University Boat Race YTG6

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"An Artist's Notes at the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race"

This is an original 1873 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration by Sir Sydney Prior Hall (1842-1922) that depicts scenes from the annual Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race that was held along the River Thames in London, England, United Kingdom during the Victorian era.

CONDITION

This 140+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate aging in margins. 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 13 inches; 25 x 33 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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This piece was illustrated by Hall, Sydney. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Sports, College, Rowing Team

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