Rare Books

SKETCHES OF INDIAN LIFE

Lot No
22
Description
By W.Llyod
Lithographed in Holland by Emrik & Finger
Publisher : London Chapman & Hall, Limited
Location : London
Year : 1890
Number of Plates: 18/18
Estimate
Rs. 50,000 - 70,000

Winning Bid

₹ 62,618

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Two boards bound together by a cloth spine. The cover has the illustration from plate number 16, along with the title. Unique fruit motif marble paper incorporated at the beginning and end. The book contains everyday scenes of India like a sketch at a village railway station, a Bengal coolie, the morning shave and so on.

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.