1874 Wood Engraving Adolphe Weisz Art A Tempting Offer Statuette Merchant YTG7

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"A Tempting Offer"

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of a painting by Adolphe Weisz (1838-1900) entitled, "A Tempting Offer", that portrays a street vendor plying his wares to a pair of women.

CONDITION

This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light 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 9.75 x 13.75 inches; 25 x 35 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 pleased to present a collection of wood engravings from The Graphic, 1874, of the people, places, and events of Victorian era England and world, including the wedding of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh to Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna, the Third Anglo-Ashanti War, and scenes from the American "Wild West". To continue browsing this interesting collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

This piece was illustrated by Weisz, Adolphe. Artist name printed on page - bottom center of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Sculpture, Europe

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