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Fort of Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh. Coloured etching by William Hodges, 1786.

Hodges, William, 1744-1797.
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1 April 1786

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Free to use with attribution CC BYCredit: Wellcome Collection
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Gwalior is an ancient seat of Jain worship. The fortress, which sits on a rock at a height of 342 feet, was under British control from 1858-1885

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A view of the fort of Gwalior, from the N.W. ; drawn on the spot & engraved by W. Hodges

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London (22 Charing Cross) : J. Wells, 1 April 1786.

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1 print : line etching with aquatint, printed in sepia, with watercolour ; platemark 31.7 x 47.5 cm.

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  • English

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Fort of Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh. Coloured etching by William Hodges, 1786. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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