This is an original 1893 black and white relief line-block print of Sir Edwin Arnold, an English poet best known for The Light of Asia
. He spent many years in Japan, and it was there that he married his third wife, Tama Kurokawa.
This 118+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Small crease - top. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Product Type: Relief Line-block Print; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 2.5 x 3 inches; 6 x 8 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)