This is an original 1876 black and white in-text wood engraving of a Parsi (or Parsee) woman and child, part of the Zoroastrian community in India.
This 138+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No creases. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Immerse yourself in the amazing Victorian world circa 1876 via this collection of wood and steel engravings from the London publication, The Weekly Welcome, that includes images of the people, places, paintings, and events of the Victorian era.
Collections: 1790's Hand-Colored Copper-Engraved James Sowerby Botanicals, 1880's Original Chromolithographs of World Cultures, Ancient Egypt — A History Include Chaldea, Syria, Babylonia and Assyria (1903/1904), Antique & Vintage Art, Children, Costume & Fashion, Limited Edition & Rarities, Mini Posters, New York City at The Turn of the 20th Cenutry (1893-1903) — Views of the City, Buildings, Historic Markers, Picturesque Europe — Extraordinary Original Steel Engravings Plus Wood Engravings (1876-1879)