Publisher : Day & So Lithographers Location : London Year : 1859 No of Plates : 26
Rs. 1,25,000 - 1,75,000
(Inclusive 15% margin)
Original red cloth bound with elaborate gold gilt text and illustration on the front cover. Hardcover in modern crimson half morocco, maroon cloth portfolio. The title and a battle scene, along with name of author and publisher, engraved in gold foil on the cover. Leather cover on the spine with title and author lettered in gold.
A fine visual record of the Indian Mutiny by George Atkinson, a captain in
the Bengal Engineers regiment.
These are drawings made during the period of the great mutiny by George Francklin Atkinson.Illustrating the Military Operations before Delhi and its Neighborhood. Reference : Abbey Travel 486
This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.