"Taking Leave of the Populace - The Royal Party on the Balcony of Buckingham Palace"
This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration that depicts Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1819-1901) with the Royal party on the balcony of Buckingham Palace in Westminster, London, England. A detachment of soldiers in the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment (HCMR) of the British Army can also be seen on the left side of the illustration.
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.
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!
Keywords specific to this image: Military, Horse, Equestrian, Constable, Policeman