Antique Print-SAILING SHIP-IRONCLAD-FRENCH NAVY-LA GLOIRE-Smyth-Weedon-1861

Subject: Plate : 'The iron coated French frigate La Gloire.' This plate shows a French ironclad warship. English text on verso.
Condition: Very good, given age. A small stain in the upper right corner of the image. General age-related toning and light staining/soiling from handling as visible on image. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Wood engraving on vellin paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 40 x 28 cm. The image size is ca. 35 x 24 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 15.7 x 11 inch. The image size is ca. 13.8 x 9.4 inch.
Part Number: 46013
Location: DP-A132-23
Description: This antique print originates from 'The Illustrated London News'. The Illustrated London News was the world's first illustrated weekly news magazine; its inaugural issue appeared on Saturday, 14 May 1842. The magazine was published weekly until 1971, and less frequently thereafter. Publication ceased in 2003. This plate was published 1861.

Artists and Engravers: This plate engraved by Smyth after Weedon.