1886 Wood Engraving Thorwaldsen Relief Alexander Great Babylon Chariot XGHC6

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This is an original 1886 black and white in-text wood engraving of a relief sculpture of the entry of Alexander the Great into the ancient city of Babylon. The original artwork for this print was from a frieze by Thorwaldsen.

CONDITION

This 125+ 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. Please also note that there are a few small dark spots in the margins.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 3.5 inches; 20 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)

Keywords specific to this image: Entry, Sculpture, Frieze

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