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A Brief History of Ancient and Modern India. A Mosque at Strupermador

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Additional makers

Print maker - Henri Merke; Publisher - Edward Orme

Description

View of a mosque with statues in niches around the walls and patterned columns at entrance at right, Indian and British figures in the foreground, trees at right. 1804. Hand-coloured etching and aquatint.

Inscription

Lettered below image with title, production detail: "Lieut. James Hunter Del", "H. Merke Aquatinta" and publication line: "Sold & Published June 4 1804 by Edwd. Orme His Mayesty's Printseller 59 New Bond Street, London"; the plate numbered at top right: 23

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From the Watercolour World

Location

Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu, India

Country

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