Subject: Plate : 'The international yacht races; start off the east end of the Isle of Wight.' This plate shows the sailing ships Sappho and Cambria in a race. English text on verso.
Condition: Very good, given age. Some small creases in the left margin. 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 27 cm. The image size is ca. 35 x 24 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 15.7 x 10.6 inch. The image size is ca. 13.8 x 9.4 inch.
Part Number: 46025
Location: DP-A132-11
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 1870.

Artists and Engravers: Anonymous.