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Hand-Colored Woodcut, Funeral Procession of the Duke of Wellington, November 1852

Hand-colored woodcut, 21.75 x 17.5 in., Funeral Procession of the Duke of Wellington, November, 1852. Printed and published by Elliot, London. Featured are four rows of captioned vignettes depicting components of the Duke of Wellington's funeral procession, including "Seventeen Guns of the Royal Artillery," "The Funeral Car covered with a rich Black Velvet Pall, adorned with Escutcheons, drawn by Twelve Horses, decorated with Trophies and Heraldic Achievements," "Ten assistants to the Chief Mourner," "Comptroller of the late Duke's Household," and many others. 

Condition:

Piece with heavy creases, spots of discoloration, and loss throughout, with significant wear to edges. 

Estimate: $500 - $700
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