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
[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.