Scene in Bombay.From a Drawing by Capt.n Grindlay.
London, Pub.d by R. Ackermann, Strand, 1826
Aquatint printed in colours and hand-finished. Sheet: 290 x 350mm (11½ x 13¾"). Trimmed within plate.
A square with native porters and palanquins. From Robert Grindlay's (1786-1877) 'Scenery, costumes and architecture, chiefly on the western side of India,' 1826-30. Grindlay, founder of the ANZ Grindlays Bank, came to India in 1803, aged only 17, and worked with the East India Company, serving with the Seventh Bombay Native Infantry from 1804-1820.
Abbey Travel 442.
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