1874 Wood Engraving G Durand Art University College Hospital London Xmas YTG7

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"Patients' Annual Treat at University College Hospital"

This is an original 1874 black and white double-page in-text wood engraving of an illustration by G. Durand that portrays medical patients and staff attending the annual Christmas holiday celebration at the University College Hospital in Fitzrovia, London, England during the Victorian era.

CONDITION

This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate aging in margins. Small crease - bottom margin. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Light surface rub - top margin. Small tear - bottom margin. Please note: There is printing on the verso. There is an original center crease.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 22.5 x 14.5 inches; 57 x 37 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!

This piece was illustrated by Durand, G.. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Medicine, Doctor, Physician, Nurse, United Kingdom, UK

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