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