Rare Books

VIEWS OF THE NEILGHERRIES

Lot No
45
Description
By Captain E. A. M. Curdy
Lithographs by Engelmann, Graf, and Coindet
Publisher : Smith Elder Co.
Location : London
Year : 1830
Number of Plates : 10/10
Estimate
Rs. 3,00,000 - 4,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 3,75,705

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Bound in brown leather spine over marbled boards. Oblong folio. On the top left the title, and the author's name embossed in gold. The title page has an engraved vignette and the book is dedicated to the court of directors of the East India Company. Description of the 4 colour plates present at the end of the book.

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.