1877 Woodcut Horse Litter Duke Burgundy Phillip Son King John Brother XEF4

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This is an original 1877 black and white woodcut of a "Horse Litter," carrying Phillip, the Duke of Burgundy who was the son to King John and brother to Charles the Rich. Phillip was being carried from Brussels, in Brabant, to Halle in Hainault.

CONDITION

This 134+ 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: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Woodcut; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 3.5 inches; 13 x 9 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)

Period Paper is excited to provide items from an incredible collection of woodcuts, which illustrate the tumultuous times of France during the 15th century. This unique collection offers a vast array of images including that of royalty, cathedrals and churches, castles and fortifications, religious figures and scenes, grand funeral processions, palaces, military warfare and weaponry, costume fashion, cultural scenes, historic landmarks, cityscapes and more. Experience the excitement and turbulence of 15th century France through this captivating collection of woodcuts.

Keywords specific to this image: The Rich, Brussels, Brabant, Halle, Hainault, Famous Figures, Royalty, Medieval, Horses

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