1875 Wood Engraving Mission Peru Chontaquiro Island Santa Rosa Indians XGB3

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This is an original 1875 black and white wood engraving featuring a mission station among the Chontaquiros of the Island of Santa Rosa in Peru.

CONDITION

This 136+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso of this wood engraving.

  • Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.75 x 5.5 inches; 17 x 14 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: M. Paul Marcoy, journey, South America, boats, hut, raft

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