View of Calcutta from the Esplanade. No. 2.
Steel engraving. 183 x 280mm. 7¼ x 11". Sme nicks and tears.
A view of the Esplanade, which contrary to conventional sites, was located in the heart of the city and not alongside a waterbody. From "The History of the Indian Mutiny: Giving a Detailed Account of the Sepoy Insurrection in India; and a Concise History of the Great Military Events which have tended to Consolidate British Empire in Hindostan. By Charles Ball, Esq. Illustrated with Battle Scenes, Views of Places, Portraits, and Maps. Beautifully Engraved on Steel".
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