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Dak Gharry, 23 December 1859

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From the Collection

Description

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Dak Gharrie | 23 Dec 1859"

Medium: Graphite on medium, smooth, cream wove paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Paul F. Walter

Collective Title: Sketchbook from Calcutta to Peshwar

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Image Credit

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From the Watercolour World

Location

India

Country

Medium

Tww Comment

William Simpson arrived in Kolkata on the 29th October 1859, so it is likely that this watercolour was painted in Eastern India.