"Elephant Hunting in Ceylon"
This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of illustrations that depicts scenes from Elephant hunting in the British Crown colony of Ceylon, (now the nation of Sri Lanka), in South Asia, during the Victorian era.
This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
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: Wildlife, Sportsman