The Sugar Mills at Belaspore.
Tinted lithograph, printed area 145 x 190mm (5¾ x 7½").
Grinding the sugar cane in mills powered by oxen, drawn by Major Parlby, husband of Fanny Parkes. Fanny Parks (1794–1875) lived in India 1822-1846. Her 'Wanderings of a Pilgrim in search of the Pictureseque During four and twenty years in the East with revelations of Life in the Zenana' was first published in 1850. This is a copy of the lithograph in that publication.
From the Blackburn Collection.
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