A Visit to a Light-House
New York: Harper's Weekly, 1876.
Woodcut with hand coloring. 16" x 21.75". Shows some light foxing. Verso shows repair at centerfold. In very good condition.
A grouping of eight images that show the upkeep of a light-house.
Issued in the January 15, 1876 edition of Harper's Weekly.
Harper's Weekly was a New York-based illustrated political magazine published from 1857 until 1916. The magazine featured foreign and domestic news, fiction, essays on many subjects, and humor. Its most well-known contributor was Thomas Nast, who made his career doing political cartoons for the publication.
Condition: Very Good(+)