Original antique engraving, dating to 1873. This was an "Extra Supplement to the London Illustrated News" newspaper from May 24,1873.
This engraving portrays the discovery of the Straits of Magellan in 1520 of explorers of clipper ships , as imagined by the artist O.W. Briefly. Stunning scene of majestic sailing vessels on the ocean.
This piece is housed in a wood frame behind glass, beautiful condition. Original crease down the center, from original location in the Illustrated News.
In frame measures 22 1/4" across, 16 1/2" high. Historically interesting, very beautiful piece..
4 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List
Merry Christmas Sale 12/13 - 12/20! We Ship ASAP! Free Gift Wrap! Tracking Numbers Provided!
MERRY CHRISTMAS Sale! Thur Dec 13th! Fine Art~Jewelry~Books~ Antiques~Silver! Beautiful Gifts for Everyone on Your List!