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1874 Wood Engraving Art Mer de Glace Aiguille du Dru Alps Chamonix France YTGA1

1874 Wood Engraving Art Mer de Glace Aiguille du Dru Alps Chamonix France YTGA1

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"The Glacier Des Bois and Aiguille Du Dru, Chamounix"

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration that depicts the Mer de Glace or "Sea of Ice" glacier and the peak of Aiguille du Dru in the Mount Blac massif of the French Alps mountains in the Chamonix valley of Haute-Savoie, Rhône-Alpes region, France, Europe, during the Victorian era.

Please note the dimensions of this image.


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.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 7 inches; 25 x 18 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: Landscape, Nature, Wilderness