1882 Wood Engraving Art Portrait Ito-Keske Japanese Editor Carl Peter XGYC4

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This is an original 1882 black and white in-text wood engraving of a portrait of Ito-Keske, the Japanese editor of Swedish naturalist, Carl Peter Thunberg's writings.

CONDITION

This 129+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 3.5 x 4.5 inches; 9 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)

Keywords specific to this image: Pose, Japan, Asian, Oriental, Victorian, Beard, Facial Hair, Writer, Book Publishing

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