"Two Engravings, England By W.h .simmons, Circa 1857, Framed"
British pair of large framed prints of a gold rush, titled "THE RETURN" and "THE DEPARTURE". A painted by SOLOMON, engraved by WH SIMMONS, published April 4, 1857 in London by E GAMBART & Co., 25 Berners Street. Typical English engravings of Victorian's scenes combining characters of all ages in railway cars.
Great attention to details adorns these engravings.
Brands plates: 51.5 cm x 75.5 cm, margins: 5 cm on the sides and 3.5 cm at the top and bottom frame: 69 cm x 89 cm prints: 65 cm x 85 cm.Slight traces of roussissures on margins.
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