1874 Wood Engraving Henry Woods Art Fruits Christmas Tree Children Holiday YTGA1

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"The Fruits of the Christmas Tree"

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration by Henry Woods (1846-1921) entitled, "The Fruits of the Christmas Tree", that portrays a group of children divvying up their toys and gifts during the Christmas holiday in England, United Kingdom (UK) 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 13 x 11.25 inches; 33 x 29 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 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 Woods, Henry. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Xmas, Kids, Winter

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