Sale 18BP01 | Lot 190

[PANORAMA] Bengal Troops on the Line of March. A panoramic sketch by an Officer of that Army

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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Lot 190
[PANORAMA] Bengal Troops on the Line of March. A panoramic sketch by an Officer of that Army
London: Day and Hague, [circa 1835]. Panorama drum with pasted lithographic design of an Indian military scene, with lid; house in custom slipcase. Each panel 4 1/2 x 19 3/4 inches (11.5 x 50 cm); 18 joined hand-colored lithographed panels, lithography by Day and Hague. The panorama case a little worn, the base likely later, one panel split and crudely repaired, numerous repaired shorter tears (a few with losses, some minor staining and finger-soil, in all quite appealing.
This is likely Abbey Life 530, which dates this as about 1835; this date is roughly confirmed by the watermark, which is Whatman 1835. The total length is approximately 30 feet (900 cm).


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
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