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Southern Entrance of Gundecotta Pass / Hinoostan Scenery

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From the Collection

Additional makers

Publisher - Thomas Anburey; Print maker - Francis Jukes; Publisher - Francis Jukes

Description

Landscape with steep, tree-covered hills, with rocks on the right-hand slope and figures riding from the river in the foreground, through a cut between them, towards buildings in the background, with figures including a British officer and local women on the near bank to the right, one woman carrying a jar on her head; after Anburey; one of a set of twelve views. 1799. Hand-coloured aquatint and etching.

Inscription

Lettered below the image with the title and 'Francis Jukes Howland Street London, Aquatinta Fecit / Drawn on the Spot by Thomas Anburey of the Corps of Engineers / Published according to Act of Parliament by Thos. Anburey Jan. 1. 1799, & by F. Jukes Howland Street London.'

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Location

Andhra Pradesh, Deccan, India

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