This listing is for an 1846 print from engraving
Sumburgh Head from Jarlshof, Shipwreck of Cleveland
Engraved by G. Presbury from the original painting by A. Chisholm
Scene from Walter Scott's "Pirate". Showing Ulla Troil, alias Norna, of the Fitful Head with the shipwrecked Clement Cleveland, alias Vaughan, a pirate captain, and others on the shore of Jarlshof with Sumburgh Head in the background.
Provenance: From Gallery of Engravings; Edited by the Rev. G. N. Wright etc; Published London : Fisher, Son and Co., The Caxton Press Angel Street,Newgate Street; Rue St Honore, Paris - 1846.
It is printed on good quality grade paper which is blank on the reverse. There is a little age yellowing and handling marks to edges - please check the larger picture for condition.The scan shows the staining up as being more pronounced than it actually is. The overall print including borders measures 240 x 190 mm (9.5 x 7.5 inches) approximately. The print bears the indent markings on the borders from the engraving printing process and is a feature of prints of this type and time.This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope.
Our use of the term "an original print" is a pictorial image made in a manner which allows it to be multiplied, and originating from the date stated. This includes examples of various methods of printmaking including engravings, etchings, woodcuts etc. Many prints inevitably would have been originally bound in a book at some time as was this one.
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