BRAZIL Rio Grande de São Pedro, Rio Grande do Sul SEA PORT HARBOUR Ships VICTORIAN ENGRAVING Illustrated London News
A wonderful full page print from engraving showing a quayside scene of workers with carts, men in boats etc, barrels stacked up, and sailing ships anchored. A row of buildings, shops etc. stretch along the harbour front. There are unrelated articles on the reverse. There are no related articles with the engraving. SleekburnC.
Provenance: From the Illustrated London News; Published 1865. The Illustrated London News was a newspaper founded by Herbert Ingram and Mark Lemon, the Editor of Punch, with the first edition of the Illustrated London News appearing on 14 May 1842.
Suitable for framing. It measures overall 390 x 270 mm (15.5 x 10.5 " ) approximately. It is printed on both sides. There is a little age yellowing, spotting and handling marks due to the great age - please check the larger picture for condition. There is some bleedthrough of print. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.
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