1874 Wood Engraving Benjamin Disraeli Portrait Prime Minister UK Parliament YTG7

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"The Right Hon. B. Disraeli, M.P., The New Prime Minister"

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of a portrait of British conservative politician, Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield (1804-1881), who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in 1868 and again from 1874-1880 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 9.75 x 12.5 inches; 25 x 32 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 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!

Reproductive art by C. Roberts.

Keywords specific to this image: Art, Government

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