Une vallée du Kanour [versant septentrional de l'Himalaya. Octobre 1842. Inscription trimmed. Himalayan people with a hill-raja's castle behind.]
Lithographer: Rudder, L.H. de (1807-1881)
Lithograph of a valley at Kinnaur in Himachal Pradesh by L.H. de Rudder (1807-1881) after an original drawing of October 1842 by Prince Aleksandr Mikhailovich Saltuikov and published in Paris in 1848.
Prince Saltuikov started out on his voyage of the Himalayas from the popular hill-station of Shimla in September 1842. Kinnaur is situated near the valley of the Sutlej river and comprises the north-eastern part of the district between Pooh and Hangrang valley extending up to the modern border with Tibet.