1898 Wood Engraving G Vuillier Singpho Costume Ethnic Burma Arunachal XGL4

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This is an original 1898 black and white wood engraving of a woman from the Singpho tribe of Arunachal Pradesh in Burma . She was one of many minority tribes to have caught the attention of Prince Henri D'Orléans during the course of his travels in southeast Asia.

CONDITION

This 113+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Light surface rub - bottom. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 3.5 x 5 inches; 9 x 13 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)

Keywords specific to this image: clothing, dress

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