E.S.H. (drawn by).
New York. 09-22- 1860.
Wood engraving, 6 x 9 1/4 inches on sheet 15 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches. Two 1/8 inch holes to text in lower left corner, faint toning to edges, pencil notation in upper right corner, uneven margin at left, overall good condition. An attractive image of the horse Plant, published as a front page illustration to Wilkes' Spirit of the Times "A Chronicle of the Turf, Field Sports, Literature, and the Stage." Above the image is the very attractive newspaper masthead, with text beneath the image. Item #41520