Aux environs de Tchini Gong. Vallée du Kanour dans l’Himalaya (Septembre 1842).
Lithographer: Rudder, L.H. de (1807-1881)
Lithograph of part of the Kinnaur Valley with a traditional house by L.H. de Rudder (1807-1881) after an original drawing of September 1842 by Prince Aleksandr Mikhailovich Saltuikov 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.