1887 Wood Engraving Vanquished Russians Telisch Basil Vasily Verestchagin XAE1

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This is an original 1887 black and white wood engraving titled, "The Vanquished-- The Russians at Telisch." Shown is an officer and a priest looking over the bodies of the dead.

CONDITION

This 124+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. Light moisture wrinkling. Please note that there is print on the verso of this engraving.

  • Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 12 x 9 inches; 30 x 23 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)

This piece was illustrated by Vereshchagin (Verestchagin), Vasily. There is no visible artist signature.

Keywords specific to this image: wartime, robe, religious, religion, cross, dead, death

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