VIEWS IN INDIA, CHINA AND ON THE SHORES OF THE RED SEA TWO VOLUMES BOUND IN ONE
By Commander Robert Elliott
Descriptions by Emma Roberts
Drawn by Prout, Standfield, Cattermole, Purser, Cox, Austen,and c.
Publisher : H. Fisher, R. Fisher and P. Jackson, Newgate-Street Location : London Year : 1835 Number of Plates : 63 Volume 1: 34/34,Volume 2: 29/29
Rs. 60,000 - 80,000
(Inclusive 15% margin)
Original cover with the word India written in gold along the spine. The cover has red leather edges with foliate design on it. Each plate has a protective tissue guard on it. The book covers the important Indian cities of Agra, Varanasi, Kanpur, Delhi, Bijapur, Jaipur to name a few, the places on the shores of the Red Sea and the popular rivers of China.
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.