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Tomb of an infant son of Sir Thomas Metcalfe (left), Tomb at Mussorie of Sophia Selena Theophila, Fourth Daughter of Thomas Metcalfe (right)

Tomb of an infant son of Sir Thomas Metcalfe (left), Tomb at Mussorie of  Sophia Selena Theophila, Fourth Daughter of  Thomas Metcalfe (right)

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

Medium: Ink and colours on paper

Date: 1843

Shelfmark: Add.Or.5475

Item number: ff. 87v-88

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.]

[Tomb of the infant son of Sir Thomas Metcalfe]

A tomb, inscribed: Sacred to the remains of the infant son of T.T. Metcalfe Esq. C.S. 19 September 1842.


The Tomb at Mussooree.

[Tomb at Mussorie of Sophia Selena Theophila, Fourth Daughter of Sir Thomas Metcalfe.

Note: This was presumably worked up by a Delhi artist from a sketch like the preceding.]

In Memory of Sophia Selena Theophila Fourth Daughter of T.T. Metcalfe Esq. B.C.S. Born at Dehlie 22nd Augst 1840. Died at Mussooree 20th October 1841.

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