1879 Wood Engraving Samuel Colman Port Marseilles Dock Harbor River Boat XAHA5


"The Port of Marseilles"

This is an original 1879 black and white wood engraving depicting the Port of Marseilles by Samuel Colman. Colman was an American painter, interior designers and writer best known for his paintings of the Hudson River.


This 134+ year old Item is rated 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 In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 6 inches; 17 x 15 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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This piece was illustrated by Colman, Samuel.

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