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– Antique Peterson’s Magazine Les Modes Parisiennes December, 1880 “The Skating Park” French Fashion Hand Colored Engraving
– Approx. 11 5/8” wide x 9 3/8” long
– Age: 1880
– Antique item in excellent condition that shows signs of age, use and storage indicative of age.
– Gorgeous prints with vibrant colors printed by the Illman brothers. Plate impressions are faintly visible. The left hand margin has two tears where it was removed from the binding. The center has a folding crease that runs directly down the page. Bend crease on top right hand corner of the page. Some normal yellowing, faint discoloration marks etc. Nothing out of the norm here – a lovely hand colored engraving that is 142 years old at the time of this listing (Sept 2022).
– Frame this properly and promptly to prevent condition loss.
– Note that I have added a whisperingcityrva.com watermark to the scan image in order to prevent bootlegging of the listing image.
– This unframed artwork ships safely, protected by archival backing boards inside an archival print slip cover bag, packaged in a sturdy document envelope.
– Ready to display
– Please inspect the scan image closely