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Gateway to the caravanserai at Rajmahal, Bihar. Coloured etching by William Hodges, 1785.

  • Hodges, William, 1744-1797
Date:
20 May 1785
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26776i
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Publication/Creation

20 May 1785.

Physical description

1 print : soft ground etching with aquatint, printed in sepia, with watercolour ; platemark 31.4 x 47.6 cm.

Lettering

A view of the gate of the caravan serai, at Raje Mahel ; drawn on the spot & engraved by W. Hodges

Notes

Two other impressions of this image, both with watercolour, exist in the collection

References note

Travel in aquatint and lithography 1770-1860 from the library of J.R. Abbey, San Francisco 1991, vol. 2, no. 416.4

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26776i

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