Steel Engravings and Illustrations

1885 President George Washington Steel Engraving

Engraved by H.B. Hall & Sons — N.Y.

This original engraving was salvaged from the 1885 Cyclopedia of Universal History "Being an account of the principal events in the career of the human race from the beginning of civilization to the present time." by John Clark Ridpath, LL D. Includes mechanical signature below engraving area. Published by the Jones Brothers publishing company of Cincinnati, Ohio - Balch Brothers of Boston, Mass. Full page removed from publication measures appx. 7" wide by 10.25" tall. Has protective onion-skin attached over engraving area. The back is blank.

Very well preserved, no writing, no folds, no major stains, little age discoloration.

Year/Era: 1885
Condition: Excellent/Outstanding
Inventory no.: 389100054