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Pencil vignette of an elephant being ridden

Pencil vignette of an elephant being ridden

Author: Metcalfe, Sir Thomas Theophilus (1795-1853)

Medium: Pencil on paper

Date: 1843

Shelfmark: Add.Or.5475

Item number: ff. 57v-58

Length: 25.8

Width: 42.3

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Manuscript

[From 'Reminiscences of Imperial Delhi’, an album consisting of 89 folios containing approximately 130 paintings of views of the Mughal and pre-Mughal monuments of Delhi, as well as other contemporary material, with an accompanying manuscript text written by Sir Thomas Theophilus Metcalfe (1795-1853), the Governor-General’s Agent at the imperial court. Acquired with the assistance of the Heritage Lottery Fund and of the National Art-Collections Fund.]

Vide Page 22 [f. 24]
[Pencil vignette of an elephant being ridden.]
Signed: D. Thompson. 24th May Delhi ’44.

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