1894 Wood Engraving Karl Johans Gate Christiania Oslo Norway Bread Line XGGC5


This is an original 1894 black and white wood engraving of women and children getting bread on the Karl-Johans-Gate (gate) in Christiania (Oslo), Norway in winter. Today, this is still one of the most traveled streets in Oslo.


This 117+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. Light surface rub - bottom margin. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7 x 9.5 inches; 18 x 24 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 Kragh, Christian. Artist name printed on page - bottom center of image.

Keywords specific to this image: streetlight, bucket, canister, basket, Scandinavian, Norwegian, snow, ice

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