1874 Wood Engraving HW Brewer Art St Philips Church Birmingham England UK YTGA1

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"Birmingham: Its Buildings and Industries"

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of illustrations by H.W. Brewer that depict several of the historic landmarks and buildings of the city of Birmingham, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom during the Victorian era, including; St. Philip's Cathedral, the Parish Church of St. Peter and St. Paul of Witton Lane, Aston, St. Chad's Cathedral, St. Bartholomew's Church, Queen's College, and Spring Hill College.

CONDITION

This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Moderate surface rub - bottom left corner. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 13.25 x 11.25 inches; 34 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 Brewer, H.W.. Artist initials in print - bottom left of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Architecture, Christian, Religious, University

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