1875 Woodcut Popocatepetl Dome Volcano Mexico Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt XGMA8


This is an original 1875 monochrome woodcut of "The Dome." Depicted is Popocatépetl, an active volcano in Mexico. It is the second highest peak in the country and is connected to the Iztaccihuatl volcano via a saddle known as the Paso de Cortés. The volcano lies southeast of Mexico City and can often be seen from the city if atmospheric conditions are favorable.


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: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Woodcut; Monochrome
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 5.25 inches; 10 x 13 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)

Keywords specific to this image: Iztaccihuatl