"Manufacture of Steel Pens"
This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of illustrations that depict factory workers manufacturing steel dip pens at Joseph Gillot's works in Birmingham, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom 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: Industrial, Writing Instruments