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Homer print... Valentine's Day...
Item # 173280
February 20, 1869
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 20, 1869 The frontpage features a fullpage illustration entitled 'The Letter Box' shows a woman with a baby at the Post Office. Halfpage illustrations 'Underground Lodgings for the Poor, Greenwich Street, New York and "Love's Crosses - 'Cross Lots". Nice fullpg. A fullpage illustration by Winslow Homer print: 'Jurors Listening to Counsel, Supreme Court, New York'. Article "St. Valentine's Day" is accompanied by "Waiting for Cupid - A Spinster's Reverie" and "Waiting For Cupid - A Bachelor's Reverie". Interesting small illustration is 'The Ice Velocipede' is a bike for the ice. "The Danbury Disaster" article features two illustrations from the disaster of a dam break.
Complete in 16 pages and contains additional prints and related text.