1874 Wood Engraving Samuel E Waller Art Dogs Christmas Dinner Holiday Pets YTGA1

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"The Dogs' Christmas Dinner"

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration by Samuel Edmund Waller (1850-1903) entitled, "The Dogs' Christmas Dinner", that portrays a child feeding her pets the scraps from her Christmas dinner.

CONDITION

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

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 14 inches; 27 x 36 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 Waller, Samuel Edmund. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

Reproductive art by H. Harral.

Keywords specific to this image: Xmas, Children, Victorian era

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