1874 Wood Engraving Art Eastbourne Redoubt Sussex England Artillery Gun UK YTGA1

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"Siege Guns and Earthworks - Artillery Experiments at Eastbourne"

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of illustrations of siege guns, cannons, a traction-engine, and artillery battery of the Eastbourne Redoubt in Sussex, England, United Kingdom during the Victorian era.

CONDITION

This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light 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.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.25 x 14 inches; 26 x 36 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 paintings and illustrations by artists such as Sydney Prior Hall, Henry Woods, Helen Allingham, and many others, that depict the people, places, and events of England and the Victorian era world. To continue browsing this intriguing collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

Keywords specific to this image: Military, British Army, Weaponry, Trains, Locomotive

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