"Her Majesty Welcoming the Duchess of Edinburgh at the Railway Station, Windsor"
This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration by George Goodwin Kilburne (1839-1924) that portrays Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1819-1901) greeting Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia, Duchess of Edinburgh (1853-1920) at Windsor & Eton Central railway station in Berkshire, England.
This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate aging in margins. 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!
This piece was illustrated by Kilburne, George Goodwin. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.
Keywords specific to this image: Trains, Railroad, Royalty, Victorian Era