The Old Print Shop

Timmerflottning. Timber-Floating.

  • ARTIST: J. Wallander

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Albert Bonnier, Stockholm.

  • MEDIUM: Chromolithograph,

    DATE: c. 1860.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 10 1/2 x 13 1/4" (266 x 338 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Lithographed by Em. Baerentzen, Copenhagen. From "Svenska Folket" by Onkel Adam. Subtitled in English, "The Swedish People, Their Customs and Manners in Pictures and Legends." The 12 images, all titled in Swedish, German and English, show people at such everyday trades and activities as bear-hunting, logging, attending church and enjoying a country fair. (Five additional plates exist only in Swedish).


  • CONDITION: Fair condition with foxing and waterstaining.

  • REFERENCE: Colas #3047.