1895 Wood Engraving English Prize Hackney Stallion Rosador Horse Equestrian CCG2

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This is an original 1895 black and white in-text wood engraving of an English prize Hackney stallion named Rosador. He was bred by Mr. F. Buttle from Thirkleby Manor, Wharram, York, and his sire was Sir Walter Gilbey's Danegelt.

CONDITION

This 116+ 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.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 3.5 inches; 11 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)

Period Paper is excited to offer a collection of wood engravings and prints that date back to 1896 and depict a myriad of famous livestock from the east coast of America. From prize-winning bulls to champion horses, these magnificent specimens were the pride and joy of their buyers and breeders. Who knows, maybe you'll find an ancestor of your champion animal here among these fascinating historical prints.

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