1875 Wood Engraving Manufacture Hunting Poison Yahua Indians South America XGHC1


This is an original 1875 black and white wood engraving of a group of Yahua Indians gathering the necessary plants and vines to make their traditional hunting poison.


This 136+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is a blind emboss stamped in the upper left corner of the image.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7.5 x 10.5 inches; 19 x 27 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)

This piece was illustrated by Riou, Edouard . Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Amazon, Rainforest, Natives, Priest, Jungle, Campfire, Vine, Curare, Boil, Weapon, Canopy, Foliage, Outdoors, Nature, Trees, Traveler

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