1922 Print British Hospital Scutari Barracks Water Cityscape Istanbul XEX7

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This is an original 1922 black and white relief line-block print of the Scutari Barracks, in Isantbul, Turkey. During the Crimean War, the barracks were transformed into a British Hospital, and was where Florence Nightingale traveled to aid wounded soldiers.

CONDITION

This 89+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Relief Line-block Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 2.5 inches; 11 x 6 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: Sultan Selim III, Ottoman Military Reform, Crimean War, British Army

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