1906 Color Print Cape Palmas Hoffmann River Liberia Landscape Harry XGQB5

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This is an original 1906 color print of the Hoffmann River at Cape Palmas in Liberia, Africa.

CONDITION

This 105+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. Please note the library ink stamp in the top right corner. Also, please note there is light creasing.

  • Product Type: Original Color Print; Color
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 8.5 inches; 14 x 22 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 thrilled to offer items from a collection depicting the exciting adventures of British explorer and botanist, Sir Henry ÒHarryÓ Hamilton through West Africa, particularly Liberia. The collection includes a variety of beautiful African botanical artwork by illustrators and painters Maltida Smith and Harry Johnston. There are additional prints, which explore the cultural scenes in Africa, the natural history of the land, tribal culture and native wildlife. There are also images of indigenous portraits, antique maps, insignias, and more. Discover the primitive and untamed regions of Africa during the early 1900s through this captivating artistic travelogue.

This piece was illustrated by Johnston, Harry H.

Keywords specific to this image: Rio das Palmas River, Beach, Coastal

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