"The Last Rose of Summer"
This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of a sketch by Henry Woods (1846-1921) entitled, "The Last Rose of Summer" that portrays a harpist playing music at an Imperial Concert in St. Petersburg, Russia during the Victorian era.
This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. 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 Woods, Henry. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.
Keywords specific to this image: Musical Instrument