image © Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
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Additional makers

Print maker - Thomas Daniell; Publisher - Thomas Daniell

Description

Plate 9; the Old Court House and Street looking South; a broad street with buildings either side, including a grand neo-classical house on the left with an awning over the entrance, several carriages and people carrying parasols in front of it and in the street, people riding an elephant in the left foreground. 1788. Hand-coloured etching and aquatint.

Inscription

Lettered in the lower left of the image 'T Daniell fec. Calcutta 1788 No. 9'

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Image Credit

image © Trustees of the British Museum

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Location

Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Country

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