"A Tableau Vivant - In the Lions' Den"
This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration by Helen Allingham (1848-1926) that depicts costumed actors or artist's models in a Tableau vivant or "living picture" performance that portrays the Biblical prophet Daniel in the Lion's Den.
This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Small tear - bottom margin. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
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!
This piece was illustrated by Allingham, Helen. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.
Reproductive art by H. Harral.
Keywords specific to this image: Religious, Christian, Theater