1876 Wood Engraving Glorieux Destouches Grandval Stage Theater Costume XGGA9

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This is an original 1876 black and white wood engraving of "Glorieux," a comedy by playwright André Destouches, being performed in France during the 18th century. The actor in the center is Charles-François Grandval.

CONDITION

This 135+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.25 x 4.5 inches; 13 x 11 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)

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