"The Demolition of Northumberland House - Views of the Building"
This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of several illustrations that depict the interior architecture and furnishings of the dining room, saloon, ballroom, staircase, and the glass drawing room inside the Jacobean townhouse known as the Northumberland House or Suffolk House, that was in London, England, United Kingdom during the Victorian era. The building was demolished in 1874.
This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some light surface rub. 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!
Reproductive art by J.R. Brown.
Keywords specific to this image: Historic Landmark, Estate, Mansion
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