1874 Wood Engraving James Archer Art Fair Beauty Dark One Children Dog Pets YTG9


"The Fair Beauty and the Dark One"

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of a painting by James Archer (1823-1904) entitled, "The Fair Beauty and the Dark One" that portrays a young English girl with her pet dog.


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.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.75 x 13.5 inches; 27 x 34 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 1874 from The Graphic that portray many of the famous people, places, and events of the Victorian era world. To continue browsing this diverse collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

This piece was illustrated by Archer, James. Artist name printed on page - bottom center of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Animals, Kids, Portrait, Victorian era

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