1874 Wood Engraving HW Brewer Art St Stephens Club Westminster London UK YTG7

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"St. Stephen's Club, on the Victoria Embankment, Westminster"

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration by H.W. Brewer that depicts the historic St. Stephen's Club building that was located on the corner of Bridge Street and the Victoria Embankment in Westminster, London, England during the Victorian era. The Big Ben clock tower and the north end of the Palace of Westminster can also be seen in the background.

CONDITION

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

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.75 x 8.5 inches; 25 x 22 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 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 Brewer, H.W.. Artist initials in print - bottom left of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Cityscape, United Kingdom, Architecture

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