The Old Print Shop

Sketches in Southern California.

  • ARTIST: Paul Frenzeny

  • PUBLISHER: Published in Harper's Weekly, New York.

  • MEDIUM: Wood engraving with modern handcoloring,

    DATE: May 18, 1878.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 10 7/8 x 9 1/8" (27.6 x 23.2 cm) plus title, text and margins.

  • DESCRIPTION: Text in image: "Pala Mission. Ruin San Luis Rey. Orange Orchard in Southern California. An Indian Church Orchestra. The Last of the Franciscanos. Making wine. Herding Hogs." A 19th-century perspective of Sketches in Southern California, captured as a wood engraving and hand colored to highlight the details.

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: The piece is in a mat for handling.

  • CONDITION: Good condition with modern hand color.

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