[Gorabunda. Island of Salsette.]
Watercolour, 110 x 180mm. 4¼ x 7". Glued to scrap sheet at corners.
A competently executed drawing on Salsette, an island on India's west coast. The metropolis of Mumbai (formerly Bombay) and the city of Thane lie on this island, making it now the 14th most populous island in the world. Ascribed by an unknown collector below to Reginald Heber (1783 - 1826), bishop of Calcutta. He completed the erection and full establishment of Bishop's College, Calcutta.
[Ref: 8980] £150.00