1873 Wood Engraving Walter Goodall Art Venetian Fruit Boat Gondola Italy YTG5

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"A Venetian Fruit-Boat"

This is an original 1873 black and white in-text wood engraving of a drawing by Walter Goodall (1830-1889) that portrays a Venetian gondolier piloting a fruit boat in the city canals of Venice, Italy in Europe.

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. Small tear - bottom left corner. 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 11 inches; 35 x 28 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 Goodall, Walter. Artist name printed on page - bottom center of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Italian, Traghetti

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