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Plate 11; the Old Government House; a neo-classical building decorated with classical urns on the roof and along a lower level which extends in wings to the left and right with a balustrade, forming a balcony for the main building; carriages, a line of guards and other people gathered on the grass in front. 1788. Hand-coloured etching and aquatint.
Additional Makers: Print maker - Thomas Daniell; Publisher - Thomas Daniell
Inscription: Lettered in the lower left of the image 'T Daniell fec. Calcutta 1788 No. 11'
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Kolkata, West Bengal, India

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